EAP for Music courses

English for Academic Purposes

This is a free English for Academic Purposes (EAP) course for any students on Music 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. The course is subject specific and content is flexible responding to the language needs of the students who enrol. Some of the topics we might expect to cover are listed below.

'After going through the written work with the tutor, I feel more motivated in working on the essay. The feedback is really useful and the encouragement keeps me going'. 2nd Year Music student.

Dates: 5 Oct - 7 Dec      Time: Every Thursday 11.00-12.30     Location: Penryn Campus, room tbc

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

Delivery

90 min class each week during Study Block 1 and 2

start date

Week commencing 2nd October

Course fees

Free

Credits

Non-credit bearing

Enrolment

online enrolment

Tutorials

Book a tutorial

Contact

languages@fxplus.ac.uk

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