Kurse für Akademische Mitarbeitende FS 2017
English for university/ETH
Exams (IELTS, TOEFL)
|Please read this general information about English courses as well as the explanations about the language levels before you register for a course.
Das Sprachenzentrum bietet keine Kurse für Anfänger an (Niveaustufe A1 – A2). Es werden nur Kurse der Niveaus B1 bis C2 angeboten.
|Basic academic writing: Humanities, social science B2||B2||Do 10.15-12.00||Zentrum|
|Basic academic writing skills: Natural science and engineering B2||B2||Mi 16.45-18.30||Hoenggerberg|
|Basic academic writing skills: Natural science and engineering B2||B2||Do 12.15-13.45||Zentrum|
|Doctoral and research writing for social sciences, humanities, and law C1||C1||Di 16.15-18.00||Zentrum|
|Advanced academic writing C1-C2||C1 - C2||Do 12.15-13.45||Zentrum|
|Writing research papers for publication: Natural science and engineering C1-C2||C1 - C2||Mo 12.45-14.30||Hoenggerberg|
|English foundations B1 (part 2)||B1||Mi 12.15-13.45||Zentrum|
|Grammar for academic purposes (lecture, exercises) B2.2-C1||B2.2 - C1||Di 12.15-13.45||Zentrum|
The minimum entry level for these courses is B2. The courses are not suitable for students below this level. It is essential that you check and confirm your level before enrolling as fees will not be refunded to students who find the course too difficult.
|3825||TOEFL test preparation B2-C2 (semester weeks 1-7)||B2 - C2||Do 10.15-12.00||Zentrum|
|3826||TOEFL test preparation B2-C2 (semester weeks 1-7)||B2 - C2||Mi 12.15-13.45||Zentrum|
|3827||TOEFL test preparation B2-C2 (semester weeks 1-7)||B2 - C2||Mo 16.15-18.00||Zentrum|
|3828||TOEFL test preparation B2-C2 (semester weeks 8-14)||B2 - C2||Mi 12.15-13.45||Zentrum|
|3829||TOEFL test preparation B2-C2 (semester weeks 8-14)||B2 - C2||Do 10.15-12.00||Zentrum|
|3830||TOEFL test preparation B2-C2 (semester weeks 8-14)||B2 - C2||Mo 16.15-18.00||Zentrum|
|2148||IELTS test preparation C1-C2 (semester weeks 1-7)||C1 - C2||Do 08.00-09.45||Zentrum|
|2149||IELTS test preparation C1-C2 (semester weeks 8-14)||C1 - C2||Do 08.00-09.45||Zentrum|
|Certification||English Assessment Test||A1 - C2||by arrangement||Zentrum|
|English in an international context B2 (part 2)||B2||Do 12.15-13.45||Zentrum|
|English in an international context C1-C2||C1 - C2||Mo 12.15-13.45||Zentrum|
|Pronunciation training and speaking practice (semester weeks 1-7)||Di 12.15-13.45||Zentrum|
|Discussions and vocabulary building B2||B2||Di 17.15-19.00||Zentrum|
|Advanced discussions and vocabulary extension C1-C2||C1 - C2||Di 12.15-13.45||Zentrum|
|Coaching||Coaching package: Email writing for university staff B1.2-C1||B1.2 - C1||3 x 90 mins
|Coaching||Individual coaching for intensive IELTS test preparation||C1||upon agreement||Zentrum|
|Coaching||Individual coaching for intensive TOEFL iBT test preparation||C1||upon agreement||Zentrum|
|Coaching||Coaching: Academic writing||C1 - C2||Time and place by agreement|
Individualised advice can be given to intermediate and advanced students regarding language learning for English. This can be helpful to students who require support concerning:
Please note that this service is not available for beginners.
Appointments can be made on Wednesdays from 16.00-17.00 hrs (email@example.com).
Before the meeting, you will need to provide information on the languages you have learnt to date and your aims in learning English.
In Tandem Learning, two people with different mother tongues work together to improve their foreign language competence.