EAP for Art, Illustration & Drawing (UG)

English for Academic Purposes (EAP)

This is a free course for Art, Ilustration and Drawing students on the Penryn campus whose first language is not English. It aims to develop your written English skills, and focuses on the subject specific vocabulary, style and structure that you need for your written assignments - particularly the formal, contextual and semitotic analytical essay you must submit at the the end of Study Block 1. As part of the course, students may also book tutorials for advice on individual pieces of work.

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 4.00  - 5.30pm        Location: Penryn Campus Exchange Blue


90 min class each week during Study Block 1 and 2

Start date

Oct 4th

Time and place


Course fees



Non-credit bearing


online enrolment

'You really should sign up for the lessons – they’re really helpful for your academic essays, you learn useful expressions, structure and how to reference. You meet new people from different countries and can ask questions about anything’. 2nd Year Fine Art student



Book a tutorial 



Pop into the Languages Office in The Hub, Falmouth Campus