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Academic Language Skills Programme - ALS

Want to develop your academic and English language skills alongside your studies? The Academic Language Skills Programmes (ALS) helps you do just that.


ALS will help you…


  • Understand assignment briefs and exam questions
  • Develop research and critical writing skills
  • Plan, structure and reference assignments
  • Design and develop presentations
  • Refine your academic work 


This great service is available to all European and International students on both postgraduate and undergraduate courses. Contact your Department Office or Programme Leaders to find out more.

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