English for professionals - Speaking Courses
|Study load:||Contact hours: 10 x 2 hours, 20 hours of self-study.|
|Online support:||All participants will receive online support through a special learning environment.|
|Target group:||Professionals from business organisations, University of Groningen and Hanze University of Applied Sciences. This course is not intended for students.|
Are you interested in participating in meetings more effectively? Have you ever struggled presenting your work in public? Apply for this course and learn how to communicate more confidently and spontaneously!
The specially designed sessions provide dynamic, practical and skills-based training for your career. Working in small groups and using a hands-on approach, you will improve your oral skills and strengthen your confidence to use English in various situations .
Depending on the needs and wishes of the group, we may work on skills in the following areas:
- discussion and debate
- pronunciation and intonation
- preparing and delivering short talks and presentations
- effectively participating in meetings
- opinions and viewpoints
- participating in conversations and small talk for a variety of topics
If you want to register and you have not previously taken an English course at the Language Centre, we advise you to visit the office hour to discuss with a teacher which course would suit you best, but this is not mandatory. Please note that you can already register for the course you are interested in. The office hour is held via Blackboard Collaborate.
You can also determine your starting level of a language training online and in your own time with the placement test. This test gives a global indication of your level for your own reference, for a more personal advice visit our office hour.
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|na||€ 495||€ 550|
Minimum 8 and maximum 10 participants
After successful completion of the course, a certificate of participation will be awarded. A minimum of 75% attendance is required. If required, an official certificate stating the participant’s CEFR level for oral language production can be provided at an additional fee.
|Last modified:||04 March 2022 2.18 p.m.|