School of Education
Centre for English Language Education

English Language for Academic Study

English Language for Academic Study is for international students on Study Abroad/Junior Year Abroad courses and Erasmus/Exchange students. To take this module your International English Language Testing System (IELTS) score should be between 6.0 and 6.5. This is a 10-credit module which runs in Semester one and two.

About the module

The module will give you the opportunity to develop the English language and study skills you will encounter in your academic discipline in order to more effectively engage in the learning processes and enhance your learning experience. The module will encourage research and critical reading skills, oral presentation and writing skills with a view to the production of a purposeful research project and presentation.

How you will be assessed

  • Presentation (40%)
  • 1,500 word written assignment (60%)

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