English for Acting, Theatre and Dance courses

English for Academic Purposes (EAP)

This is a free course for any students on Acting or Dance courses whose first language is not English. We will focus on the language skills and vocabulary you need for your specific course, for example essay structure, organisation of ideas and referencing, how to write reflective journals and documentation, and subject specific vocabulary. As part of the course, you may also book individual tutorials for advice on pieces of work.

Dates: 6 Oct - 8 Dec     Time: Every Friday 2.30 - 4.00pm      Location: Penryn Campus, Tremough House seminar W

British Culture and Society

This course is open to all students and is an opportunity to learn more about aspects of Britsh culture and to share your experiences of living and studying in Cornwall.  The focus is on functional language and expressions for everyday life.

Dates: 4 Oct - 6 Dec      Time: every Wednesday 4.00 - 5.30pm     Location: Penryn Campus, Tremough House seminar V

The Sounds of English

A course that focuses on the pronunciation and delivery of spoken English, and how to develop your speaking and listening skills. We’ll be looking at aspects of pronunciation and connected speech, and discovering why native speakers can be difficult to understand. Part of the course will involve giving mini-presentations and receiving feedback on pronunciation and the effectiveness of communication.

Dates: 3 - 31st Oct      Time: Every Tuesday 4.30  - 6.00pm        Location: Penryn Campus Exchange Blue

 

Delivery of courses

90 min group classes each week during Study Blocks 1 and 2

Start dates

the week commencing October 2nd

Course fees

Free

Credits

Non-credit bearing

Enrolment

 online enrolment

 

'I have had a lot of support. I’m not used to writing in an academic way – they helped me construct the essays in one-to-one tutorials which was really helpful for me.’ 2nd Year Performance student

Tutorials

Book a tutorial

Contact

languages@fxplus.ac.uk

Pop in to see us in the Languages office in Tremough House, Penryn Campus