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 2016-2017TimeTeaching room

ACCO-1617-01

Weekly on Friday

from 7th October till 23rd December 2016 (10*2hrs)

9.30-11.30

UCT, Veyrac building (photo), Veyrac 8 (3rd fl), Sint-Pietersnieuwstraat 136

ACCO-1617-02

Weekly on Wednesday

from 9th November 2016 till 25th January 2017 (10*2hrs)

12:00-14:00

UCT, Veyrac building (photo), Veyrac 8 (3rd fl), Sint-Pietersnieuwstraat 136

Course code Dates 2nd semester 2016-2017 Time

ACCO-1617-03

Weekly on Monday

from 13th February till 22nd May 2017 (10*2hrs)

9.30-11.30

UCT, Veyrac building (photo), Veyrac 8 (3rd fl), Sint-Pietersnieuwstraat 136

ACCO-1617-04

Weekly on Tuesday

from 14th February till 9th May 2017 (10*2hrs)

14.30-16.30

UCT, Veyrac building (photo), Veyrac 8 (3rd fl), Sint-Pietersnieuwstraat 136

 

Note: Please bring your own bottle of water. The Doctoral Schools don’t provide refreshments, 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 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