Collaborative Presessional English Langu HIST1005

  • Academic Session: 2014-15
  • School: School of Humanities
  • Credits: 8
  • Level: Level 1 (SCQF level 7)
  • Typically Offered: Semester 1
  • Available to Visiting Students: Yes

Course Aims

Aims and Outcomes
This is stage one of English language support for the flexible course of study for second-year Japanese undergraduates (that aims to strengthen students' English language abilities and allow them to partake fully in the Scottish university experience while at the same time providing the necessary support for their academic work.)
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Timetable

3 days a week

Main Assessment In: August

Course Aims

Aims and Outcomes
This is stage one of English language support for the flexible course of study for second-year Japanese undergraduates (that aims to strengthen students' English language abilities and allow them to partake fully in the Scottish university experience while at the same time providing the necessary support for their academic work.)
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Intended Learning Outcomes of Course

By the end of this course the students will be able to
· Cope with the style of learning and teaching at the University
· Demonstrate ability to apply critical thinking skills to course input in English
· Apply strategies for coping with unknown vocabulary
· Apply strategies for note-taking and seminar discussion
· Write a short assignment in academic style