Spoken English Advanced

Level: Intermediate (B1/B2), Advanced (C1/C2)

Is your English a little rusty? In the advanced communication course Spoken English Advanced you continually speak English, develop your vocabulary, and refresh some grammar along the way. Your active participation in conversations on a wide variety of subjects will increase your fluency and confidence in English.

Classroom course

€230,00

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Starting from 9 September 2021

+ 1 more dates

Virtual classroom

€ 230,00

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Starting from 7 July 2021

+ 2 more dates

About the Advanced English Conversation course

The main focus is fluency and ease of communication. There will be discussions on a wide range of topics. The course also covers work on vocabulary development and revision. Grammar will be reviewed on the basis of errors made during the discussions.

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Learning goals

This Advanced English Conversation course is aimed to those who wish to achieve level B2+ in a short period of time. You can start with level B2. The course provides opportunities for you to practise and improve your spoken English. It also enables you to build your vocabulary.

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Method

In this course we offer you practical exercises with an emphasis on cooperative work and task-based activities. Grammar revision and vocabulary work are done in class and on a self-study basis.

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Time Investment

This Advanced English Conversation course consists of 9 sessions at Babel in Utrecht. The advised self-study load is approximately 2 hours per meeting.

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Practical

  • This course is offered both on-site and in the virtual classroom. You can enrol for your preferred option using the buttons above. All our on-site classes are taught in a small group. You can find an overview of all the measures we have taken against the coronavirus here.
  • The language of instruction is English.
  • In this course, we offer you practical exercises with an emphasis on cooperative work and task-based activities. Grammar revision and vocabulary work are done in class and on a self-study basis.
  • You can order your book here.
  • Active participation is preferred in the course meetings; also preparing for the discussion tasks. You will receive a certificate of participation if you attend at least 8 meetings.
  • If you work or study at Utrecht University you will receive a 15% discount. Please register with your UU email address. Your registration will then be processed automatically.

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Schedule

  • Starting date: 7 July 2021 (Virtual Classroom)
    DayDateStartEnd
    Wednesday7 July 202120:0021:45
    Wednesday14 July 202120:0021:45
    Wednesday21 July 202120:0021:45
    Wednesday28 July 202120:0021:45
    Wednesday4 August 202120:0021:45
    Wednesday11 August 202120:0021:45
    Wednesday18 August 202120:0021:45
    Wednesday25 August 202120:0021:45
    Wednesday1 September 202120:0021:45

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  • Starting date: 9 September 2021 (Virtual Classroom)
    DayDateStartEnd
    Thursday9 September 202120:0021:45
    Thursday16 September 202120:0021:45
    Thursday23 September 202120:0021:45
    Thursday30 September 202120:0021:45
    Thursday7 October 202120:0021:45
    Thursday14 October 202120:0021:45
    Thursday21 October 202120:0021:45
    Thursday28 October 202120:0021:45
    Thursday4 November 202120:0021:45

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  • Starting date: 9 September 2021 (Utrecht)
    DayDateStartEnd
    Thursday9 September 202120:0021:45
    Thursday16 September 202120:0021:45
    Thursday23 September 202120:0021:45
    Thursday30 September 202120:0021:45
    Thursday7 October 202120:0021:45
    Thursday14 October 202120:0021:45
    Thursday21 October 202120:0021:45
    Thursday28 October 202120:0021:45
    Thursday4 November 202120:0021:45

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  • Starting date: 16 November 2021 (Virtual Classroom)
    DayDateStartEnd
    Tuesday16 November 202120:0021:45
    Tuesday23 November 202120:0021:45
    Tuesday30 November 202120:0021:45
    Tuesday7 December 202120:0021:45
    Tuesday14 December 202120:0021:45
    Tuesday21 December 202120:0021:45
    Tuesday4 January 202220:0021:45
    Tuesday11 January 202220:0021:45
    Tuesday18 January 202220:0021:45

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  • Starting date: 16 November 2021 (Utrecht)
    DayDateStartEnd
    Tuesday16 November 202120:0021:45
    Tuesday23 November 202120:0021:45
    Tuesday30 November 202120:0021:45
    Tuesday7 December 202120:0021:45
    Tuesday14 December 202120:0021:45
    Tuesday21 December 202120:0021:45
    Tuesday4 January 202220:0021:45
    Tuesday11 January 202220:0021:45
    Tuesday18 January 202220:0021:45

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