English level 1+

Do you need to develop your English for work or for your studies? In this course English level 1+ we will help you on your way. We will use a great variety of exercises so that you can work on all your language skills.

€160,00

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Starting from 19 November 2019

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About the English level 1+ course

Engelse taalcursus

Conversation practice about everyday topics will increase your vocabulary and fluency. Grammar revision will make you more confident about your accuracy in using English. Level 1 will provide students with the knowledge they need for level 2.

The course focuses on:

  • increasing knowledge of grammar;
  • expanding you vocabulary;
  • increasing general conversational skills;
  • developing reading skills;
  • improving pronunciation;
  • improving listening skills;
  • developing writing skills;
  • acquiring self-study skills.

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Learning goals

The English level 1+ course is aimed to those who wish to achieve level A2 in a short period of time.

This course is relevant when you have an A1 CEF-score for the components: language structures, writing and self-assessment. The course aims to improve listening, speaking, reading and writing skills and you will learn self-study strategies.

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Method

During the course the focus is on speaking and practical, hands-on exercises using task-based activities. Grammar revision and vocabulary work are done in class and on a self-study basis.

You will be working with the book Cambridge English Empower Elementary. You can order all books required for the course on our special book page. Please ensure you bring your books to the first session.

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Time Investment

This English level 1+ course consists of 9 sessions at Babel in Utrecht. The advised self-study load is 2-3 hours a week.

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Practical

  • The languages of instruction is English.
  • You will be working with the book Cambridge English Empower Elementary. You can order all books required for the course on our special book page. Please ensure you bring your books to the first session.
  • Active participation is required during the course meetings and ample time for self-study, preferably spread out evenly over the week. 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: 19 November 2019
    DayDateStartEnd
    Tuesday19 November 201920:1521:45
    Tuesday26 November 201920:1521:45
    Tuesday3 December 201920:1521:45
    Tuesday10 December 201920:1521:45
    Tuesday17 December 201920:1521:45
    Tuesday7 January 202020:1521:45
    Tuesday14 January 202020:1521:45
    Tuesday21 January 202020:1521:45
    Tuesday28 January 202020:1521:45

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  • Starting date: 10 February 2020
    DayDateStartEnd
    Monday10 February 202020:1521:45
    Monday17 February 202020:1521:45
    Monday24 February 202020:1521:45
    Monday2 March 202020:1521:45
    Monday9 March 202020:1521:45
    Monday16 March 202020:1521:45
    Monday23 March 202020:1521:45
    Monday30 March 202020:1521:45
    Monday6 April 202020:1521:45

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  • Starting date: 21 April 2020
    DayDateStartEnd
    Tuesday21 April 202020:1521:45
    Tuesday28 April 202020:1521:45
    Tuesday12 May 202020:1521:45
    Tuesday19 May 202020:1521:45
    Tuesday26 May 202020:1521:45
    Tuesday2 June 202020:1521:45
    Tuesday9 June 202020:1521:45
    Tuesday16 June 202020:1521:45
    Tuesday23 June 202020:1521:45

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