Posted By British Council Singapore on 01/01/1970 in English

English for Academic Purposes (part-time)


Our part-time academic English course is for working adults who are preparing to enter, or already studying at, a University or Polytechnic. This is an advanced English course; the minimum entry requirement is  an IELTS score of 5.0 or equivalent.

When you have completed this Academic English Course, you will be able to:

- Structure essays and projects
- Use quotations and paraphrasing to avoid plagiarism
- Paraphrase and summarize ideas
- Reference your sources in recognised academic format
- Take notes confidently when attending lectures
- Write an abstract
- Think critically
- Deliver clear and concise presentations
- Research your topic

At the end of the course, you will write a 2000-4000 word essay and hold a short presentation of the topic. Your paper and presentation determine whether you complete the course successfully.

To join this course and start learning English for academic use, please click the "enquire now" button behind your desired start date to let us know you want to join.

* Please note that the quoted price is based on 48 teaching hours. If a teaching day falls on a Public Holiday, we will shorten the course and lower the course fee accordingly.

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