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.

In order to ensure a safe learning environment for our students, we took measures against the spread of the coronavirus.

Classroom course

€225,00

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Starting from 19 November 2020

+ 2 more dates

Virtual classroom

€ 195,00

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Starting from 17 November 2020

+ 2 more dates

About the Advanced English Conversation course

Engelse spreekvaardigheid verder ontwikkelen

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

  • 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: 17 November 2020 (Virtual Classroom)
    DayDateStartEnd
    Tuesday17 November 202018:0019:45
    Tuesday24 November 202018:0019:45
    Tuesday1 December 202018:0019:45
    Tuesday8 December 202018:0019:45
    Tuesday15 December 202018:0019:45
    Tuesday5 January 202118:0019:45
    Tuesday12 January 202118:0019:45
    Tuesday19 January 202118:0019:45
    Tuesday26 January 202118:0019:45

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  • Starting date: 19 November 2020 (Utrecht)
    DayDateStartEnd
    Thursday19 November 202020:0021:45
    Thursday26 November 202020:0021:45
    Thursday3 December 202020:0021:45
    Thursday10 December 202020:0021:45
    Thursday17 December 202020:0021:45
    Thursday7 January 202120:0021:45
    Thursday14 January 202120:0021:45
    Thursday21 January 202120:0021:45
    Thursday28 January 202120:0021:45

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  • Starting date: 9 February 2021 (Utrecht)
    DayDateStartEnd
    Tuesday9 February 202118:1520:00
    Tuesday16 February 202118:1520:00
    Tuesday23 February 202118:1520:00
    Tuesday2 March 202118:1520:00
    Tuesday9 March 202118:1520:00
    Tuesday16 March 202118:1520:00
    Tuesday23 March 202118:1520:00
    Tuesday30 March 202118:1520:00
    Tuesday6 April 202118:1520:00

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  • Starting date: 11 February 2021 (Virtual Classroom)
    DayDateStartEnd
    Thursday11 February 202118:0019:45
    Thursday18 February 202118:0019:45
    Thursday25 February 202118:0019:45
    Thursday4 March 202118:0019:45
    Thursday11 March 202118:0019:45
    Thursday18 March 202118:0019:45
    Thursday25 March 202118:0019:45
    Thursday1 April 202118:0019:45
    Thursday8 April 202118:0019:45

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  • Starting date: 20 April 2021 (Virtual Classroom)
    DayDateStartEnd
    Tuesday20 April 202118:0019:45
    Tuesday4 May 202118:0019:45
    Tuesday11 May 202118:0019:45
    Tuesday18 May 202118:0019:45
    Tuesday25 May 202118:0019:45
    Tuesday1 June 202118:0019:45
    Tuesday8 June 202118:0019:45
    Tuesday15 June 202118:0019:45
    Tuesday22 June 202118:0019:45

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  • Starting date: 22 April 2021 (Utrecht)
    DayDateStartEnd
    Thursday22 April 202120:0021:45
    Thursday29 April 202120:0021:45
    Thursday6 May 202120:0021:45
    Thursday20 May 202120:0021:45
    Thursday27 May 202120:0021:45
    Thursday3 June 202120:0021:45
    Thursday10 June 202120:0021:45
    Thursday17 June 202120:0021:45
    Thursday24 June 202120:0021:45

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