English level 3

Do you need to develop your English for work or study? In the course English level 3 we will help you on your way. We will use a great variety in exercises to work on all your language skills.

€160,00

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Starting from 9 September 2019

About the English level 3 course

Taalcursus Engels niveau 3

Conversation practice about everyday topics will increase your vocabulary and fluency. This course on B1 level will provide you with the knowledge you need for more advanced courses.

The course focuses on:

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

Conversation practice about everyday topics will increase your vocabulary and fluency. Grammar revision will make you more confident about your accuracy in using English. This course will also provide you with the knowledge you need for more advanced courses.

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Learning goals

This English level 3 course is relevant when you have CEF-score, at least level A2 for the components language structures, writing and self assessment. This course is aimed to those who wish to achieve level B1 in a short period of time.

This course aims to improve your listening, speaking, reading and writing skills, and learn self-study strategies.

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Method

The focus in the course meetings is on speaking and 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 will be working with the first part of the book Cambridge English Empower Pre-intermediate Combo B. 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 3 course consists of 9 sessions of 1 hour 75 minutes at Babel in Utrecht. The advised self-study load is 6-8 hours a week.

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Practical

  • The language of instruction is English.
  • You will be working with the first part of the book Cambridge English Empower Pre-intermediate Combo B. 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 preferred 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 80% of the meetings.
  • If you work or study at Utrecht University you will receive a 25% discount.

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Schedule

  • Starting date: 9 September 2019
    DayDateStartEnd
    Monday9 September 201920:1521:45
    Monday16 September 201920:1521:45
    Monday23 September 201920:1521:45
    Monday30 September 201920:1521:45
    Monday7 October 201920:1521:45
    Monday14 October 201920:1521:45
    Monday21 October 201920:1521:45
    Monday28 October 201920:1521:45
    Monday4 November 201920:1521:45

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  • Starting date: 13 September 2019
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    Friday13 September 201909:0010:30
    Friday20 September 201909:0010:30
    Friday27 September 201909:0010:30
    Friday4 October 201909:0010:30
    Friday11 October 201909:0010:30
    Friday18 October 201909:0010:30
    Friday25 October 201909:0010:30
    Friday1 November 201909:0010:30
    Friday8 November 201909:0010:30

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  • Starting date: 18 November 2019
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    Monday18 November 201918:3020:00
    Monday25 November 201918:3020:00
    Monday2 December 201918:3020:00
    Monday9 December 201918:3020:00
    Monday16 December 201918:3020:00
    Monday6 January 202018:3020:00
    Monday13 January 202018:3020:00
    Monday20 January 202018:3020:00
    Monday27 January 202018:3020:00

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  • Starting date: 22 November 2019
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    Friday22 November 201911:0012:30
    Friday29 November 201911:0012:30
    Friday6 December 201911:0012:30
    Friday13 December 201911:0012:30
    Friday20 December 201911:0012:30
    Friday10 January 202011:0012:30
    Friday17 January 202011:0012:30
    Friday24 January 202011:0012:30

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  • Starting date: 11 February 2020
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    Tuesday11 February 202018:3020:00
    Tuesday18 February 202018:3020:00
    Tuesday25 February 202018:3020:00
    Tuesday3 March 202018:3020:00
    Tuesday10 March 202018:3020:00
    Tuesday17 March 202018:3020:00
    Tuesday24 March 202018:3020:00
    Tuesday31 March 202018:3020:00
    Tuesday7 April 202018:3020:00

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  • Starting date: 14 February 2020
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    Friday14 February 202009:0010:30
    Friday21 February 202009:0010:30
    Friday28 February 202009:0010:30
    Friday6 March 202009:0010:30
    Friday13 March 202009:0010:30
    Friday20 March 202009:0010:30
    Friday27 March 202009:0010:30
    Friday3 April 202009:0010:30
    Friday10 April 202009:0010:30

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