English for Academic Purposes

20.10.2017 um 09:00 bis 03.11.2017 um 14:00

Doris Scharinger


This course is designed for graduate students and researchers of all academic disciplines in which the English language has only recently replaced German at conferences and in major journals. It offers some theoretical insight into the defining characteristics of Academic English and focuses on spoken language. There will be an opportunity to give a 10-minute presentation and get feedback from your peers.

Main aspects covered:

  1. Academic English - Linguistic Features
  2. Differences between Speech and Writing
  3. Small Talk
  4. Argumentation Skills
  5. Academic Presentations


The sessions require an advanced command of the English language.

Date Time AE Subject area Cours number Fees*
October 20th 2017 9 a.m. to 4.30 p.m. 20

Courses in English

F172016 312,50 €
October 27th 2017 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.        

November 3rd 2017

9 a.m. to 2 p.m.        

* Free for employees of CAU and PhD students who are registered in Graduiertenzentrum.



Closing date for registration: 14 days before the course


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