20 Credits SPRING

Pre-requisites: English Language Level - IELTS 7.0, CPE, CEFR C2 or equivalent


Aims/Description: English as a Foreign Language Proficiency 1 is a general English language and skills module at C2 level as described by the Common European Framework of Reference for Language (CEFR) focusing on improving students' abilities in the four skills (reading, writing, listening and speaking) and their knowledge of and capabilities in the language (grammar, vocabulary and pronunciation). At the same time, it aims to increase their knowledge of British culture and society. The course is delivered through two weekly classes of two hours each along with individual study time.

Staff Contact: PURO MARIA
Teaching Methods: Seminars, Independent Study
Assessment: Course work, Practical skills assessment

Information on the department responsible for this unit (English Language Teaching Centre):

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Western Bank, Sheffield, S10 2TN, UK