Advanced Reading and Writing
Academic English Summer Course
This course is a 3 week programme for students at postgraduate level who already have an upper- intermediate level of English, (at around IELTS 6.5) but who wish to improve their Academic reading and writing skills.
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English language requirements: Minimum entry level: Upper Intermediate IELT S 6.5 / TOEFL IBT 95
Students on this course will develop their reading and critical thinking skills. They will also focus on the extended writing process, where they are encouraged to plan, draft and redraft their work.
The work done in the areas of reading and writing skills is closely inter-related. individual tutorial sessions are included in the writing classes to address particular problem areas.
How to Apply
3-weeks (1 block) course £1,220 GBP,
6 weeks (2 blocks) course £2,370 GBP
9 weeks (3 blocks) course £3,450 GBP
per 3 week £700 GBP
We recommend you apply early, especially if you want accommodation in the SOAS Halls of Residence.
IMPORTANT UPDATE 09 June 2015
Block 1 - No accommodation available
Block 2 - Very limited number of rooms available
Block 3 - Good availability
Blocks 1+2 together No rooms available
Blocks 1+2+3 together - No rooms available
Blocks 2+3 together - No rooms available
You will be sent an invoice and receipt for the course fees when you have accepted the offer and paid for your place on the course. A letter of registration will also be provided for visa purposes when you have paid the full fees. Refunds of accommodation and course fees are only made at the discretion of SOAS in exceptional circumstances.
If you have any queries, please email email@example.com
Head of Department International Foundation Courses & English Language Studies (IFCELS)
SOAS (University of London)
23/24 Russell Square
London WC1H 0XG
Please ensure you send a scanned copy of the photo/issue page of your passport with the application
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