Language Support for Undergraduates

A high level of language competence will help you achieve the best grades possible AND will help your employment prospects.

International students can choose up to three workshops from the list below in accordance with their English level as determined in the English Evaluation. It will also depend on which  English skills they would like to practise and improve . There is no need to register. Just come to the workshop.

 

ENGLISH LANGUAGE SUPPORT AND DEVELOPMENT Workshops

TIMETABLE for semester 2 2016-17 (final)

        

Module

Mod

Weeks

Day

Time

Finish

Room

Lecturer

LANGSP

English Language Support

Intermediate Speaking

24,26-32

 

35

Mon

 

 

16:00

 

 

18:00

 

 

MC414

 

MC414

Dave Winston

 

Dave Winston

LANGSP

English Language Support

Intermediate Writing

24, 26 -32

35-36

 Thu

 16:00

 18:00

MH208/9

MC419

Sarah Girling

Sarah Girling

Module

Mod

Weeks

Day

Time

Finish

Room

Lecturer

LANGDV

English Language Development

Intermediate and Advanced Listening

24,26-32

35-36

Tue 12:00 14:00

MH208/9

MU302

Dave Winston

Dave Winston

LANGDV

English Language Development

Advanced Writing

24,26-

32,35-36

Tue 16:00 18:00 MU303

Sarah Girling

LANGDV

English Language Development

Advanced Writing

24,26-

32,35-36

Wed 13:00 15:00 MU303

 

Dave Winston

 

LANGDV

English Language Development

Advanced Speaking

24,26-

32,35-36

Wed 15:00 17:00 MU105 Dave Winston
LANGDV

English Language Development

Advanced Speaking

24,26-

32,35-36

Thu 12:00 14:00 KS202 Anastasia N

 

 English Evaluation Sessions Semester 2

Day Room Start Finish Date Details
Tuesday MD212b 14:00 16:00 17/01/2017 English evaluation sessions
Wednesday MD212b 16:00 18:00 18/01/2017 English evaluation sessions
Thursday MD212b 10:00 12:00 19/01/2017 English evaluation sessions
Saturday MD212b 12:00 14:00 21/01/2017 English evaluation sessions
Wednesday MD212b 16:00 18:00 25/01/2017 English evaluation sessions
Wednesday MD212b 16:00 18:00 01/02/2017 English evaluation sessions
Wednesday MD212b 16:00 18:00 08/02/2017 English evaluation sessions

 

 

For further information please contact Hildegard Norton-Uhl, room MC322

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: MC322.

 

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