XEN0095 Academic English Communication 1 (3 op)

Arvosteluasteikko
0-5
Opetuskieli/-kielet
englanti

Osaamistavoitteet

By the end of the course, students are expected to be able to:

- communicate and interact in multicultural and multilingual teams, negotiating and expressing opinions, in order to complete tasks,
- read and critically evaluate academic resources and evidence,
- prepare and deliver a presentation following academic conventions, appropriate language register and structure,
- compose a coherent and referenced academic text,
- assess their own and peer’s skills to develop future confidence and learning.

Suoritustavat

Contact teaching and independent study. Compulsory attendance in class tutorials.

Sisältö

This course provides opportunities to develop oral and written academic English skills in a multicultural and multilingual environment. Through individual and group work, the course raises awareness of academic conventions and multicultural considerations. Typical tasks promote skills in academic reading, teamwork, academic language use, and preparing a coherent presentation.

Lisätiedot

Elective course; Preparatory course

TARGET GROUP: Incoming short-term exchange students.

Arviointiperusteet

Compulsory and active participation. Successful completion of core assignments. Final grading is based on the applicable grading scale for the course.

Esitietovaatimukset

PROFICIENCY LEVEL: A2-B1(lower intermediate - intermediate)