Boost your English abilities C1

Boost your English abilities C1

Friday, 2:45 pm - 4:15 pm

Course period

  • This course takes place every Friday, 2:45 pm - 4:15 pm, April 5 - June 21, 2024.
  • You should be on Level C1 to join this class.
  • Please only register if you can attend ALL course days!

Course information:
  • 24 teaching units with compulsory attendance, at least 70%
  • If you take part in the course for the entire period and pass the exam, you will receive a graded certificate.
  • Take an active part and turn on your camera and microphone.
  • Language courses take time - don't overestimate yourself!
  • Does your language level match the course? If you are unsure, send an email with the "language" to: languages@hs-fresenius.de.

Course content:
Would you like to boost up your English fluency? You are looking for ways to improve your communication skills and your pronunciation in English? You would like to avoid using simple or intermediate words while speaking or writing in English and sound more fluent? Then this is the right course for you.
In this course, the follwing topics will be included: You will learn ways to communicate more fluently, tips and techniques to sound like a native speaker and pronounce words and sentences correctly. You will improve your vocabulary and listening skills, writing academic and business texts and letters, learn idioms and common slang words, abbreviations and interjections, homophones and synonyms, free discussion topics each session to improve your speaking skills.

Focus topics are:
  • Sustainable Business
  • Managing People
  • Meeting Demand
  • Public Relations
In this course the following course book will be used: Market Leader Advanced Coursbook, ISBN 978-1447922254
Please have the course book ready on the first day of the course (there is a loan copy in the library at each location).


 

Level C1 is a prerequisite for this course.

  • Be sure to note down the course period, time and day.
  • You will receive the access link a few days before the course starts.
  • Please deregister via StudyPLUS (cancellation button) no later than three days BEFORE the start of the course if you are NOT able to participate.
  • Also deregister if you have the course on your watch list - only vacant places can be filled.
  • Do you arrive later on a course day or do you have to leave earlier? Then please inform the lecturers.
  • Unexcused absences can lead to inferior treatment in offers.

Dein Experte

Expert:innen Foto

Greg Ballinger

Der gebürtige Amerikaner hat in den USA und in Deutschland Abschlüsse als Sprachwissenschaftler. Greg Ballinger hat als Redakteur, als Autor gearbeitet und hat das Deutsch-Amerikanisches Institut Heidelberg über fast 10 Jahre geleitet. Seit 2016 ist er als freiberuflicher Englisch-Dozent in verschiedenen Einrichtungen und Unternehmen tätig und hat besonders viel Erfahrung mit Wirtschaftsenglisch und Kurse wie BEC- und TOEFL-Vorbereitungskurse.

Dein Experte

Expert:innen Foto

Greg Ballinger

Der gebürtige Amerikaner hat in den USA und in Deutschland Abschlüsse als Sprachwissenschaftler. Greg Ballinger hat als Redakteur, als Autor gearbeitet und hat das Deutsch-Amerikanisches Institut Heidelberg über fast 10 Jahre geleitet. Seit 2016 ist er als freiberuflicher Englisch-Dozent in verschiedenen Einrichtungen und Unternehmen tätig und hat besonders viel Erfahrung mit Wirtschaftsenglisch und Kurse wie BEC- und TOEFL-Vorbereitungskurse.

Vier Gründe, die für das Angebot sprechen

You get a career boost
Nowadays it is essential to have a good command of at least one foreign language if you want to find a great job or climb the career ladder. Applicants with extensive language skills are in demand at all companies.
You become more open and tolerant
A foreign language helps you understand other people better, see the world through different eyes and expand your horizon enormously.
You can live, work or study somewhere else
A new language can enable you to live, work or study in another country. Foreign languages ​​can open the doors to these goals.

 

You have more “fun” when traveling

When you learn a new language, your vacations will also change. Instead of staying in big resorts and club hotels or just hanging out in the tourist centers, you might find the courage to mix more with the locals in the vacation destination. With good foreign language skills, your vacation will be an exciting experience and you will return home with many great memories.

Sabine Weiskopf & Antonia Augenstein

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