Language Support for Undergraduates

 

University of Wolverhampton

English Language Support Workshops  - for students whose first language is not English

Students are evaluated at the beginning of the semester and given a score of “Intermediate” or “Advanced” based on the WEPT test and a 200- word piece of writing. Students then choose one or more workshops to develop their English from the timetable below.

 

Book a place for the WEPT test via the following link

English Language Support Evaluation Booking

 

Semester 1 2017-18

Intermediate English Support Workshops

 

 

Writing

Speaking

Listening

University weeks

Tutor

Semester  1

Monday 4-6

MU303

 

Tuesday 4-6

MU005

Wednesday 1-3

MU313

8-16

TBC

 

 

 

 

 

 

Public Health level 4 students

 

 

University weeks

Tutor

 

Monday 10:30-12:00

MC414

8-15

TBC

                   

 

Advanced English Support Workshops

 

Writing

Speaking

Listening

University weeks

Tutor

Semester  1

Tuesday 4-6

MU007

Monday 3-5

MH108/9

Wednesday 3-5

ML119a

8-16

TBC

 

or

or

 

8-16

TBC

 

Thursday 4-6

Wednesday 1-3

 

 

 

 

MH017

MU313

 

 

 

 

For further information please contact Hildegard Norton-Uhl, room MH008

Tel: 01902 32 2454

Email: H.Norton-Uhl@wlv.ac.uk

 

Academic English

The following module will help you to prepare for assignments and other University study: Academic English for International Students (5EG009/6EG014).

This module offered in semester one and semester two can be part of the 120 credits that you register per academic year and is aimed at students at Level five and six.

Please contact Carol Bailey for advice and further information: C.Bailey@wlv.ac.uk

 

General English

The following modules will help you to build your competence in English inside and outside the University:

English in Context Advanced 1Part A (4EG001/5EG006/6EG010) in semester one.

English in Context Advanced 1Part B (4EG002/5EG007/6EG009) in semester two.

We also offer English in Context Advanced 2 and Advanced 3 modules. These modules can be part of your 120 credits that you register per academic year and are aimed at ERASMUS exchange students but are also open to international students doing their degree here at Wolverhampton.

Please contact Hildegard Norton-Uhl for advice and further information: H.Norton-Uhl@wlv.ac.uk, room: MH008.

 

Learning resources

If you have a University of Wolverhampton IT account, you can find a range of online English language resources in our open WOLF topic Academic English Language Skills

In addition, the university offers a wide range of support to help you achieve success in your studies. The Learning resources webpage lists a wide range of facilities for you to use and gives guidance on how to access and use them successfully. Among the many facilities, you will find:

  • guidance in using electronic resources such as the library catalogue
  • access to Wolf virtual learning environment and Evision
  • student guides

 

Spend some time looking around the Skills for Learning page, and take advantage of the many facilities including workshops and drop-in opportunities for one-to-one assistance with your work. You will find assistance with many aspects of study including:

  • academic writing skills
  • referencing
  • finding information