Academic English Studies


Academic English Studies is designed for students where English is an additional language. It aims to develop your ability to write academic texts, produce accurate and well-constructed sentences and paragraphs, understand lectures and written texts more fully and give informative and persuasive presentations.

Areas of study

You can take Academic English Studies as elective courses in your BA degree, or as part of a BA major in Academic English Studies and Linguistics. Academic English Studies focuses on teaching you how to improve your writing, reading, listening and speaking skills.

You can study Academic English Studies in the following programmes:

What you will learn

You can learn how to read your course notes better, improve your confidence in presenting to a group and develop skills in writing effective essays. Academic English Studies is only available to students who speak English as an additional language.

Career opportunities

An enhanced knowledge of English may assist you on any chosen career path.

More information

For more information see Academic English Studies.