London, United Kingdom

English Course for International University Students

online course
when 25 February 2022 - 11 March 2022
language English
duration 2 weeks
fee GBP 805

UCL (University College London) is a world-leading university (ranked 8th globally by QS in 2022), with an international reputation for high-quality research and teaching.

The UCL Online English Course for International University Students has been designed to help develop your academic language and skills, as well as allow you to access aspects of UK culture and English language from a distance.

Teaching takes place from Monday to Friday, with English for Academic Purposes classes and tutorials covering:
-Language and skills needed to study at a UK university
-Designing and conducting a questionnaire
-Analysing the results of a questionnaire
-Writing an academic research report
-Delivering an academic presentation
-Introduction to cultural visits including language preparation.
-Skills needed to research UK culture and English language.

Target group

You will be:
-an undergraduate university student (or just about to start university)
-aged 17 years or above
-a non-native English speaker, eager to develop your English language skills by exploring the rich diversity of London.

Course aim

The course aims to improve your English language skills in the key areas of speaking, listening, reading and writing.

You will also have opportunities to explore:
-UCL and academic culture
-Different aspects of university life in London and the UK by talking to UCL students
-UK culture and society through virtual visits to places of social and historical interest

Tutors will introduce you to the language and skills required for all aspects of the course and provide you with tasks to guide and support you in self-study.

Fee info

GBP 805: Course fees include the costs of all course tuition, including course materials and entry fees for virtual trips which are part of the course.