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Free English language courses

The English Language Teaching Centre is offering academic English language courses from February 2016.

A wide range of courses for both undergraduate and postgraduate international students are available in semester 2.

All of the courses are free of charge and non-credit bearing.


  • Writing a PhD First-Year report
  • Writing up your PhD (Quantitative Research)
  • Writing up your PhD (Qualitative Research)
  • Grammar for Academic writing
  • Essay Writing for Postgraduates
  • Academic Writing for Undergraduates
  • Presentation Skills
  • Speaking Skills
  • Listening to Lectures and Note-taking
  • Reading and Discussing Academic Texts


For more details about the courses, including information on how to apply, please visit:

English Language Support - International Students