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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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 ... Read more

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. Read less
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01 September 2020
Full-time
English
Campus
 
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 ... Read more

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. Read less
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8 weeks
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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. Read less
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01 August 2020
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Wright State University
Dayton, USA

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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. Read less
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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 ... Read more

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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 ... Read 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 approach College/University studies with the required foundational English language competencies. Read less
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Queensland University of Technology
Brisbane, Australia + 1 More

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.

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01 January 2020
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Fanshawe College
London, Canada + 3 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 ... Read 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 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. Read less
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01 January 2020
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Antalya Bilim University
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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: ... Read more

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03 September 2020
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Atlantic S.E.A.L
Cork, Ireland

Every year around 1.5 million people take Cambridge exams in English for Speakers of Other Languages. At Atlantic S.E.A.L we offer 12 week Cambridge Exam preparation courses.

Every year around 1.5 million people take Cambridge exams in English for Speakers of Other Languages. At Atlantic S.E.A.L we offer 12 week Cambridge Exam preparation courses. Read less
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01 September 2020
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Phoenix Academy
Perth, Australia

The Phoenix Academy Academic English - University Preparation course is approved as meeting the English language requirements for direct entry (no IELTS necessary), to Western ... Read more

The Phoenix Academy Academic English - University Preparation course is approved as meeting the English language requirements for direct entry (no IELTS necessary), to Western Australia’s Curtin, Murdoch and Edith Cowan Universities at both an undergraduate and postgraduate level. Read less
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01 January 2020
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inlingua® Washington DC
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The Inlingua Premium Program, with 25 in-classroom lessons per week, maximizes students’ study time in the US. The extended hours of the Inlingua Premium 25 program accommodat ... Read more

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City and Islington College
London, United Kingdom

This full-time English language course is British Council accredited and designed for students over 16 years old wishing to improve their English skills for study, work or lei ... Read more

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Columbia West College
Los Angeles, USA

For many of our students at Columbia West College, the pathway to developing their talent and achieving success includes attending an American university. We also understand t ... Read more

For many of our students at Columbia West College, the pathway to developing their talent and achieving success includes attending an American university. We also understand that while preparing for university is exciting, it’s usually a stressful time for students, too. Plus, even if you’ve taken a lot of English language courses and feel pretty comfortable in English, you may not feel confident about what to expect and what’s expected of you at a US university. Read less
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01 September 2020
Full-time
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Campus