English Language Teaching Unit

EL7350 Academic English for MA International Education Students

This course is for non-native international postgraduate students from MA International Education

Module 1

Duration 8 weeks
Classes 2 hours a week
Module leader Sue Wallin
Contact insessional@le.ac.uk

Course Content

  • Discuss, read and write about issues related to International Education 
  • Develop various strategies to help you with your academic reading
  • Identify the author’s opinion in texts related to your discipline
  • Use evaluative language to express your opinion of sources
  • Expand your knowledge of discipline specific and general academic vocabulary
  • Write definitions and classifications of terminology related to Education
  • Summarise, paraphrase and link different sources
  • Write problem-solution paragraphs
  • Learn and apply the key stages of a good introduction and conclusion to your writing
  • Revise complex grammatical structures commonly used in academic writing
  • Plan and develop ideas for assignments on your course
  • Prepare for the assessed presentations on your course

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