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English for Academic Purposes (EAP)

Department

Language

Campus

Colombo

Level

Certificate

Method

Full Time

Duration

04 months

Commencement

Colombo - 03rd May 2021

A transition from school to university requires improved academic skills in order to reach the intended outcomes of any programme. Writing assignments and research proposals, making presentations, understanding different texts and analyzing them are part and parcel in the life of an academic. It has been observed that students with such skills perform better and score desired grades. Therefore, enhanced skills of academic reading, writing and vocabulary will benefit anyone interested in pursuing higher studies.

Entry requirements

  • School leavers
  • Undergraduates
  • Students following diploma programmes in any field
  • Students awaiting university entrance

Course structure and modules

1. Academic writing skills

  • Introduction to different forms of writing
  • Sentence patterns and punctuations
  • Forms of combining ideas in sentences
  • Paragraphing
  • Research proposals
  • Referencing, plagiarism
  • Interpreting charts and graphs
  • Formatting academic texts, numbering and footnotes

 

2. Speaking skills for academic purposes

  • Types of presentations (Academic/business/professional)
  • Academic presentations
  • Practice sessions
  • Public speaking for academic purposes

 

3. Reading skills for academic purposes

  • Reading strategies : skimming, scanning, intensive reading , critical reading, analytical reading
  • Analyzing a text
  • Words, terms and their meanings

Programme Fees

Course Fees: LKR 30,000/-
Registration Fee: LKR 1,000/-

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