University Skills Course (18+)


Nowadays, most university courses in non-English speaking countries require a high level of English and in many cases some modules are taught in English.

This course is designed for University level students to improve both their level of English and also the essential skills required for success in university.

The course focusses on three key areas:

Building confidence and fluency in English through practice of linguistic skills to perform academic tasks:

  • Vocabulary
  • Grammar
  • Text production and analysis
  • Listening and speaking

Essential skills required to have a successful university and professional career:

  • Essay writing
  • Presentation Skills
  • Note-taking
  • Project work
  • Time management
  • C.V. preparation
  • Interview skills

Putting the skills and language in to practice in day-to-day life:

  • Exciting and interesting excursion and activity programme
  • Complimentary extra-curricular activities
  • Living with a host family
  • Optional one week internship in a local business (week 4)


  • Course is suitable for anybody currently in university or about to start university in September/October 2017

  • Minimum B2 level English required

  • Irish host family accommodation with all meals included

  • Full programme of activities and excursions

  • Native, qualified, experienced teachers

  • 3 or 4 weeks in July 2017 (4th week is an internship in a local business)

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