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English Language Study Options

This page acts as a portal for all the English language study options at the University of Kent. On it you will find information about current courses which are available across the University.

The Centre for English & World Languages provides opportunities to study English language.

The table below will help you to see which English language learning opportunities are available and how you can find further details that you may need.

There are several different study modes at Kent for learning English language:

Course Further Information/Link Departmental Website Contact Email
Developing English Language Skills [Social Science] LZ329 Module Catalogue CEWL
Extending English Language Skills[Social Science] LZ330 Module Catalogue CEWL
Reading and Writing Academic Texts LZ335 Module Catalogue CEWL
Advanced Listening Skills for Academic Study LZ336 Module Catalogue CEWL
Applied Grammar for Academic Study LZ337 Module Catalogue CEWL
English for Academic Study in Social Sciences and Humanities LZ601 Module Catalogue CEWL
Advanced English for Academic Study LZ602 Module Catalogue
The English of Management Studies 1 LZ603 Module Catalogue
The English of Management Studies 2 LZ604 Module Catalogue
English for Academic Study in Social Sciences and Humanities LZ605 Module Catalogue
Academic Skills for Humanities LA508 Module Catalogue
English for Postgraduate Law LA509 Module Catalogue
Academic Skills & Writing law Dissertations LA512 Module Catalogue
Academic Skills for Psychology LA511 Module Catalogue
English for Biosciences LA513 Module Catalogue
English for Academic Study in the Creative Arts 1 LZ533 Module Catalogue
English for Academic Study in the Creative Arts 2 LZ526 Module Catalogue
English for Academic Study in the Creative Arts 3 LZ527 Module Catalogue
In-sessional English Skills (IES) ED001, ED002,ED003,ED004,ED005 IES CEWL
English short courses (For visiting institutions) English Short Courses CEWL
Cambridge English Exam (CAE) Cambridge English CEWL



Why choose English language?

English language is arguably the pricipal global language. As well as being the first language used by many people in the UK, the USA, Canada, New Zealand and many parts of Africa, it is the lingua franca for a large number countries across the world. English language is key for students studying in the UK and for those seeking to enhance their international employment prospects. In addition to study and employment, developing English language skills can open up a wealth of global media and cultural opportunities; it can also and give you confidence when travelling overseas.

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What should I do next?

Click on the links for the courses that you are interested in and use information on the relevant departmental homepage to help find the details you are looking for.

How do I get more information?

You may be able to apply online for some courses but if you need more specific details use the contact email address which appears next to your preferred course and email the department directly.

I still can't find the information I'm looking for. What should I do?

Feel free to contact the Centre for English and World Languages on or by calling (+44) 01227 824401. We will be delighted to help you find the course that meets your needs and guide you towards the relevant department which provides it.



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Last Updated: 26/11/2014