Academic English for the School of Film and TV

English for Academic Purposes (EAP) for Film and TV

This is a free course for any students studying Film or TV whose first language is not English. It aims to develop your English language skills, and focusses on the subject specific vocabulary, style and structure that you need for your  assignments. The course also provides opportunities to discuss and develop language for specific areas of interest (for example, Crime Drama as a genre; the depiction of women in The Silence of the Lambs). As part of the course, students may also book tutorials for individual advice on pieces of work.

Dates: 2nd Oct - 4 Dec      Time: every Monday 5.00 - 6.30pm        Location: Penryn Campus, DuMaurier seminar C

English for Academic Purposes (EAP) for Animation

This is a free course for any students studying Animation whose first language is not English. It focusses on the subject specific vocabulary, style and structure that you needed for assignments. The course also provides opportunities to discuss and develop language for specific areas of interest (for example, representation of stereotypes in VFX films). As part of the course, students may also book tutorials for individual advice on pieces of work.

Dates: 2nd Oct - 4 Dec      Time: every Monday 2.00 - 3.30pm        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. Open to all students, it looks 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

Oct 2nd

Course fees

Free

Credits

Non-credit bearing

Enrolment

online enrolement

'I want to thank the tutors very much for their help, patience, kindliness! They helped me so much by building my confidence in my writing and improving my English skills. I am so grateful!'  2nd Year BA Film 

Tutorials

Book a tutorial   

Contact

languages@fxplus.ac.uk

Pop into the Languages Office in Tremough House, Penryn Campus.