English Language Teaching Unit

Academic Speaking

Improve your academic speaking skills

Credits 15 
Availability Semester 2
Classes 3 hours per week
Module Leader Janice Hinckfuss

Module names and codes

  • Academic Speaking EL1007

Module aims

  • Defend and critique a position in a discussion
  • Describe, analyse and evaluate ideas in spoken discourse
  • Create a research informed argument
  • Develop academic presentation skills

Who are these modules for?

  • These modules are open to all Erasmus and Study Abroad students for university credits
  • Students are expected to have a level of English of: CEFR B2/C1
  • These modules are not suitable for students whose English is beyond C1 level (CEFR C2).


  • Portfolio of Written Work
  • Group Presentation

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