College and Life Sciences and College of Science and Engineering

English language support courses and classes for international postgraduate researcher students and staff at the University of Leicester

Course / Support
Who is it for?                                                                        
When?     
 

EL7700
Academic English for PGR

Academic English for Postgraduate Research Students & Staff in:

  • College of Life Sciences (CLS)
  • College of Science & Engineering (CSE)
Starting in October (Module 1), January
(Module 2) & April (Module3) 
EL7010
PGR Presentation Courses  
Work on your academic presentation skills
Starting in January
EL7020
PGR Workshops  
First year research students. The  workshop looks at writing a Literature Review. TBC

Academic English for Specific Skills:
EL7040 Grammar
EL7060 Speaking
EL7070 Vocabulary

You would like to develop your English by focusing on a specific skill.

Starting in October, November, January & February

EL7030 Academic Writing Lectures

You have not done a course at the ELTU, or you are unsure about what academic writing is.
Starting in October

EL7080 Academic English for Maths

This course is open to students who need to know mathematical terms
Starting in October
EL7090 English for Employability  This course is open to all non-native English speaking international students. To prepare for work placement, summer internships and employment.
Starting in November and February
Writing Consultation
You have completed a draft of an academic assignment and would like feedback from an English language tutor 

Available October to June

EL8000
Virtual Self-Access Centre (VSAC) 
You are looking for online resources to help you to develop your academic English  Available all year 

Learning Development Workshops
Researcher Development

You are a native speaker of English or you are confident in your academic English. You would like support to develop your Academic skills
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