English level 3

Level: Beginner (0/A2)

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.

Are you curious what it is like to attend language classes in our virtual classroom? Watch our demo and take a (online) tour in our virtual classroom.

Classroom course

€190,00

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Starting from 7 September 2020

+ 6 more dates

Virtual classroom

€ 165,00

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Starting from 7 September 2020

+ 2 more dates

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 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 15% discount. Please register with your UU email address. Your registration will then be processed automatically.

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Schedule

  • Starting date: 7 September 2020 (Virtual Classroom)
    DayDateStartEnd
    Monday7 September 202020:1521:45
    Monday14 September 202020:1521:45
    Monday21 September 202020:1521:45
    Monday28 September 202020:1521:45
    Monday5 October 202020:1521:45
    Monday12 October 202020:1521:45
    Monday19 October 202020:1521:45
    Monday26 October 202020:1521:45
    Monday2 November 202020:1521:45

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  • Starting date: 7 September 2020 (Utrecht)
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    Monday7 September 202020:3022:00
    Monday14 September 202020:3022:00
    Monday21 September 202020:3022:00
    Monday28 September 202020:3022:00
    Monday5 October 202020:3022:00
    Monday12 October 202020:3022:00
    Monday19 October 202020:3022:00
    Monday26 October 202020:3022:00
    Monday2 November 202020:3022:00

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  • Starting date: 11 September 2020 (Utrecht)
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    Friday11 September 202014:0015:30
    Friday18 September 202014:0015:30
    Friday25 September 202014:0015:30
    Friday2 October 202014:0015:30
    Friday9 October 202014:0015:30
    Friday16 October 202014:0015:30
    Friday23 October 202014:0015:30
    Friday30 October 202014:0015:30
    Friday6 November 202014:0015:30

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  • Starting date: 16 November 2020 (Utrecht)
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    Monday16 November 202011:4513:15
    Monday23 November 202011:4513:15
    Monday30 November 202011:4513:15
    Monday7 December 202011:4513:15
    Monday14 December 202011:4513:15
    Monday4 January 202111:4513:15
    Monday11 January 202111:4513:15
    Monday18 January 202111:4513:15
    Monday25 January 202111:4513:15

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  • Starting date: 17 November 2020 (Virtual Classroom)
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    Tuesday17 November 202020:1521:45
    Tuesday24 November 202020:1521:45
    Tuesday1 December 202020:1521:45
    Tuesday8 December 202020:1521:45
    Tuesday15 December 202020:1521:45
    Tuesday5 January 202120:1521:45
    Tuesday12 January 202120:1521:45
    Tuesday19 January 202120:1521:45
    Tuesday26 January 202120:1521:45

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  • Starting date: 19 November 2020 (Utrecht)
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    Thursday19 November 202020:4522:15
    Thursday26 November 202020:4522:15
    Thursday3 December 202020:4522:15
    Thursday10 December 202020:4522:15
    Thursday17 December 202020:4522:15
    Thursday7 January 202120:4522:15
    Thursday14 January 202120:4522:15
    Thursday21 January 202120:4522:15
    Thursday28 January 202120:4522:15

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  • Starting date: 8 February 2021 (Virtual Classroom)
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    Monday8 February 202118:3020:00
    Monday15 February 202118:3020:00
    Monday22 February 202118:3020:00
    Monday1 March 202118:3020:00
    Monday8 March 202118:3020:00
    Monday15 March 202118:3020:00
    Monday22 March 202118:3020:00
    Monday29 March 202118:3020:00
    Monday12 April 202118:3020:00

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  • Starting date: 8 February 2021 (Utrecht)
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    Monday8 February 202120:3022:00
    Monday15 February 202120:3022:00
    Monday22 February 202120:3022:00
    Monday1 March 202120:3022:00
    Monday8 March 202120:3022:00
    Monday15 March 202120:3022:00
    Monday22 March 202120:3022:00
    Monday29 March 202120:3022:00
    Monday12 April 202120:3022:00

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  • Starting date: 8 February 2021 (Utrecht)
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    Monday8 February 202116:1517:45
    Monday15 February 202116:1517:45
    Monday22 February 202116:1517:45
    Monday1 March 202116:1517:45
    Monday8 March 202116:1517:45
    Monday15 March 202116:1517:45
    Monday22 March 202116:1517:45
    Monday29 March 202116:1517:45
    Monday12 April 202116:1517:45

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  • Starting date: 8 February 2021 (Utrecht)
    DayDateStartEnd
    Monday8 February 202111:4513:15
    Monday15 February 202111:4513:15
    Monday22 February 202111:4513:15
    Monday1 March 202111:4513:15
    Monday8 March 202111:4513:15
    Monday15 March 202111:4513:15
    Monday22 March 202111:4513:15
    Monday29 March 202111:4513:15
    Monday12 April 202111:4513:15

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