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.

COVID-19: As long as the measures against the coronavirus are still in place, we will continue to host our classes in virtual classrooms. For the courses that start in the week of 20 April, we offer a free flexible booking policy.

€195,00

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Starting from 20 April 2020

+ 1 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: 20 April 2020
    DayDateStartEnd
    Monday20 April 202018:0019:45
    Monday4 May 202018:0019:45
    Monday11 May 202018:0019:45
    Monday18 May 202018:0019:45
    Monday25 May 202018:0019:45
    Monday8 June 202018:0019:45
    Monday15 June 202018:0019:45
    Monday22 June 202018:0019:45
    Monday29 June 202018:0019:45

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  • Starting date: 9 September 2020
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    Wednesday9 September 202018:0019:45
    Wednesday16 September 202018:0019:45
    Wednesday23 September 202018:0019:45
    Wednesday30 September 202018:0019:45
    Wednesday7 October 202018:0019:45
    Wednesday14 October 202018:0019:45
    Wednesday21 October 202018:0019:45
    Wednesday28 October 202018:0019:45
    Wednesday4 November 202018:0019:45

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