Advanced Academic English: Conference Skills

Cluster

Communication Skills

Target group

Members of the Doctoral Schools

Level

An advanced knowledge of English is required

Time schedule & Venue

Course code Dates 1st semester 2017-2018 Time Teaching room/Venue

 ACCO-1718-01

WEEKLY 2 hours each Friday:

start date 6 October, 2017 - end date 15 December, 2017

 9:30-11:30

room V8, UCT, University Language Center, Sint-Pietersnieuwstraat 136, Gent

ACCO-1718-02

WEEKLY 2 hours each Wednesday:

start date 22 November, 2017 - end date 2 February, 2018

12:00-14:00

room V8, UCT, University Language Center, Sint-Pietersnieuwstraat 136, Gent

Course code

Dates 2nd semester 2017-2018

Time

Teaching room/Venue

ACCO-1718-03

WEEKLY 2 hours each Monday:

start date 12 February, 2018 - end date 7 May, 2018

9:30-11:30 room V8, UCT, University Language Center, Sint-Pietersnieuwstraat 136, Gent

ACCO-1718-04

WEEKLY 2 hours each Tuesday:

start date 13 February, 2018 - end date 8 May, 2018

14:30-16:30 room V8, UCT, University Language Center, Sint-Pietersnieuwstraat 136, Gent

 

Note: Please bring your own refreshments. The Doctoral Schools don’t provide these unless mentioned otherwise.

Registration procedure

You can not register for this course if you have already registered for Academic Posters, English Proficiency for Presentations, Effective Slide Design and/or Presentation Skills in English.

There is no need to register at the University Language Centre!

Register by following this link: https://webapps.ugent.be/eventManager/events/conferenceskills

If the course is fully booked you can ask to be added to the waiting list by sending an e-mail to Please mention your student nr and the course code of your choice.

Registration fee

Free of charge for the members of the Doctoral Schools

Content

More information on the website of the UCT

Language

English

Number of participants

20

Evaluation criteria (doctoral training programme)

More information on the website of the UCT