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UENG0002 English Oral Communication for Academic Purposes (CEFR B2-C1), 3 ECTS cr. 
Code UENG0002  Validity 01.01.1950 -
Name English Oral Communication for Academic Purposes (CEFR B2-C1)  Abbreviation English Oral Co 
Credits3 ECTS cr.  Date of expiry  
TypeLanguage studies Subject0004 English 
ClassCourse  Hours  
Study right   GradingPass, Fail, Grades 1-5 
Recommended timing 
   
Organisation Language Centre 

Description
Aim 

Upon successful completion of the course, the student should be able to
1) make conscious choices about communication strategies in different academic and professional contexts
2) collaborate in teams, negotiating to solve problems and presenting information clearly and concisely
3) plan and deliver a presentation, which activates the audience and adheres to academic and professional conventions
4) give and receive constructive feedback
5) understand the effects of culture on communication and apply this knowledge in communication situations.

 
Contents 

This course emphasizes the importance of communicative competence as part of students’ expertise. The course will focus on developing skills and strategies for negotiation and problem solving, collaborative teamwork and intercultural communication.

Students will have an opportunity to develop academic communication skills and strategies, vocabulary in their field and confidence through focused pair, small-group and class activities.

 
Previous studies 

UENG0001 English Reading for Academic Purposes

 
Methods 

Group-oriented learning, independent work.

 
Requirements 

Active participation in classroom sessions and successful completion of the course assignments.

 
Evaluation 

Pass/fail based on attendance, participation and presentation.

 
Timing 

Autumn term

 
Target Group 

Second-year studens.

 
Tutor 

Maria Selin

 
Language of instruction 

English

 
Compulsory 

Compulsory

 


Current and upcoming courses
Functions Name Type ECTS cr. Teacher Schedule
Reg. time is off. English Oral Communication for Academic Purposes, Art Education  Group Exercise  Pia Eriksson 
07.09.21tue 09.00-12.00
10.09.21fri 13.00-16.00
14.09.21tue 09.00-12.00
17.09.21fri 13.00-16.00
21.09.21tue 10.00-11.45
24.09.21fri 13.15-15.00
28.09.21tue 09.00-12.00
01.10.21fri 13.00-16.00
05.10.21tue 09.00-12.00
08.10.21fri 13.00-16.00
12.10.21tue 09.00-12.00
15.10.21fri 13.00-16.00

Upcoming exams
No exams.