English Language Communication Skills

Course Description:

This intensive forty hour course has been designed to help students prepare for taking a postgraduate program in which instruction will be in English. The course will focus on developing students’ ability to communicate effectively within the context of the postgraduate program course requirements namely writing research proposals, describing experimental design, writing up research results, thesis writing and editing research reports for journal publication. The course will also provide opportunities for developing presentational skills in spoken English as well as interpersonal spoken communication in academic and wider social contexts.