Courses in Academic English

A course is a short academic program that challenges students to complete certain requirements in order to earn a passing grade. Courses typically necessitate weekly work over a few months’ time to complete. What is a course in academic English? A course in academic English focuses on providing students with greater knowledge and understanding of the English language in order to write academ… Read more

A course is a short academic program that challenges students to complete certain requirements in order to earn a passing grade. Courses typically necessitate weekly work over a few months’ time to complete.

What is a course in academic English? A course in academic English focuses on providing students with greater knowledge and understanding of the English language in order to write academic and scholastic papers proficiently and capably. With the topics covered in this study program, students learn how to fully express ideas, how to increase their educational vocabulary, how to structure certain types of writing, how to avoid grammar and punctuation errors, and how to analyze certain types of text.

Completing a course in academic English helps students improve their organization, time management, and language skills, as well as their ability to read and write professional and college-level English. All students, even those who speak English as their first language, may benefit from taking a course in academic English.

Courses may cost differently depending on the school and how long it takes for students to complete their work. In order to better understand the final costs of completing a course, students should speak with their potential schools.

Students who complete a course in academic English may use their improved language, literacy, and communication skills to find a career in a variety of professional fields, such as business, administration, education, public service, and entertainment. Graduates may choose to work as office administrators, program managers, human resource directors, school office managers, customer service representatives, or even as writers and editors for local publications.

Completing an academic English course may help students learn the essential practical and professional skills that are needed for today’s modern workplace. To find a course that works for you, search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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North Central College
Naperville, USA

The intensive English program operates year-round. It serves students who are interested in studying English intensively (20 hours per week) and want to improve their English ... +

The intensive English program operates year-round. It serves students who are interested in studying English intensively (20 hours per week) and want to improve their English skills for academic or professional purposes. -
Courses
Full-time
Part-time
8 weeks
English
06 Jan 2020
Campus
 
New America College
Denver, USA

This course is designed for students with an advanced level of English comprehension who have passed NAC’s level 5 or 6 or achieved a level 6 on the EPT (University of Michiga ... +

This course is designed for students with an advanced level of English comprehension who have passed NAC’s level 5 or 6 or achieved a level 6 on the EPT (University of Michigan English Placement Test). The course will focus on skills needed in universities such as advanced real-life listening and reading activities, writing research papers, giving presentations, studying advanced vocabulary, and working in groups. Grammar and pronunciation will be targeted in context. -
Courses
Full-time
English
Campus
 
Warwickshire College Group
Royal Leamington Spa, United Kingdom

You can study the English Language at our School of English at Royal Leamington Spa College.

You can study the English Language at our School of English at Royal Leamington Spa College. -
Courses
English
Campus
 
Queensland University of Technology
Brisbane, Australia

We offer English language programs to help you develop your English language skills to assist you to meet the entry requirements for your chosen course.

We offer English language programs to help you develop your English language skills to assist you to meet the entry requirements for your chosen course. -
Courses
Full-time
5 weeks
English
Jan 2020
Campus
 
Languages Across Borders | Vancouver
Vancouver, Canada

This course allows students to improve their reading skills and grammar accuracy in both spoken and written English. In this class, a wide variety of reading texts are studied ... +

This course allows students to improve their reading skills and grammar accuracy in both spoken and written English. In this class, a wide variety of reading texts are studied in detail. The diversity in content exposes students to a broad range of vocabulary and grammar, as well as literary forms. -
Courses
Full-time
4 weeks
English
Campus
 
Wright State University
Dayton, USA

L.E.A.P. (Learning English for Academic and Professional Purposes) is the intensive English program at Wright State University. L.E.A.P. prepares non-native speakers of Englis ... +

L.E.A.P. (Learning English for Academic and Professional Purposes) is the intensive English program at Wright State University. L.E.A.P. prepares non-native speakers of English for success in academic and professional programs. -
Courses
Full-time
English
13 Jan 2020
Campus
 
Alexander College
Burnaby, Canada +1 More

The English for Academic Purposes Program is a preparatory program that develops core English Language skills within a post-secondary context. This enables students to approac ... +

The English for Academic Purposes Program is a preparatory program that develops core English Language skills within a post-secondary context. This enables students to approach College/University studies with the required foundational English language competencies. -
Courses
Full-time
Part-time
English
Apr 2020
Campus
 
Fanshawe College
London, Canada +2 More

Fanshawe's 10-level EAP program is certified by Languages Canada and meets the language requirements for admission to Western University, Fanshawe and many other Ontario colle ... +

Fanshawe's 10-level EAP program is certified by Languages Canada and meets the language requirements for admission to Western University, Fanshawe and many other Ontario colleges. The EAP program and full-time professors will help you to gain confidence and fluency in using English as well as help you prepare for your next steps using the latest methods and technology. -
Courses
Full-time
Part-time
8 weeks
English
Jan 2020
Campus
 
Manhattan College
The Bronx, USA

The Manhattan College Intensive English Language Program (IELP) provides high-quality English-language instruction to speakers of other languages in order to meet their goals: ... +

The Manhattan College Intensive English Language Program (IELP) provides high-quality English-language instruction to speakers of other languages in order to meet their goals: Academic, professional, and personal. -
Courses
Full-time
9 weeks
English
14 Jan 2020
Campus
 
Oxford International English Schools
Vancouver, Canada

Located next to Canada Place, our Vancouver English language school is just one block away from the waterfront. Consistently ranked among the most beautiful and liveable citie ... +

Located next to Canada Place, our Vancouver English language school is just one block away from the waterfront. Consistently ranked among the most beautiful and liveable cities in the world, Vancouver is ideal for students looking to combine city life with the great outdoors. -
Courses
Full-time
Part-time
English
Campus
 
Oxford International Juniors
Oxford, United Kingdom

Home to one of the oldest universities in the world, Oxford is a bustling and cosmopolitan city steeped in history and culture. Aside from the beautiful buildings of Oxford Un ... +

Home to one of the oldest universities in the world, Oxford is a bustling and cosmopolitan city steeped in history and culture. Aside from the beautiful buildings of Oxford University, there are many other sights worth visiting, including the Radcliffe Camera, the Ashmolean Museum and the Bodleian Library. -
Courses
Full-time
2 weeks
English
Campus
 
Drew University
Madison, USA

The Academic English program at INTO New York at Drew University prepares international students for university study in the US. The academically rigorous program provides int ... +

The Academic English program at INTO New York at Drew University prepares international students for university study in the US. The academically rigorous program provides international students with high-quality English language instruction and the academic skills to succeed at Drew University. -
Courses
Full-time
English
08 Jan 2020
Campus
 
Newcastle University London
London, United Kingdom

This course provides the fastest and most effective route towards reaching your required English language level. It's specially designed to meet your individual learning needs ... +

This course provides the fastest and most effective route towards reaching your required English language level. It's specially designed to meet your individual learning needs, with five tailored study levels to ensure you gain the language fluency and academic skills you need to succeed. -
Courses
Full-time
3 months
English
09 Jan 2020
Campus
 
Suffolk University
Boston, USA

The Academic English program provides you with top-rate English language instruction and the academic skills to succeed at Suffolk University.

The Academic English program provides you with top-rate English language instruction and the academic skills to succeed at Suffolk University. -
Courses
Full-time
English
07 Jan 2020
Campus
 
Mercury Colleges
Sydney, Australia

Students who complete the full 12 weeks of the course will emerge with an understanding of the philosophy underpinning western academia, strategies to undertake research using ... +

Students who complete the full 12 weeks of the course will emerge with an understanding of the philosophy underpinning western academia, strategies to undertake research using journals, library books and the internet. -
Courses
Full-time
12 weeks
English
Jan 2020
Campus