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Chinese: Advanced Intensive new Mon 18 Jun 2012   14:00 Finished
  • If you are not sure whether this course suits your proficiency level, please contact the instructor for more information (fyh20@cam.ac.uk).

The course uses "Chinese in Steps", a series of textbooks developed within SOAS Language Centre. Communicative context, with videos, audio, texts and conversation. Exact content will be decided with students.

Chinese: Beginner Intensive Mon 8 Jul 2019   12:00   [More dates...] Finished

Introductory course to Chinese. This course is for those with no previous knowledge of Chinese. Communicative context, with videos, audio, texts and conversation.

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Mon 18 Jun 2018 12:00 CANCELLED
Chinese: Get the name right! new Thu 28 Nov 2019   12:30   [More dates...] [Places]

“Pronouncing someone’s name correctly can make people feel valued, honoured and respected — and mispronouncing their name creates real problems.” Gerardo Ochoa

This lunch and learn session will explore Chinese names. How to pronounce them. What it says about the person. The stories behind names. The focus will be on pronunciation but you will also be welcome to share your own experience and tell your stories.

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Thu 31 Oct 2019 12:30 Finished
Chinese: Intermediate Intensive new Mon 18 Jun 2012   10:00 CANCELLED

The course uses "Chinese in Steps", a series of textbooks developed within SOAS Language Centre. Communicative context, with videos, audio, texts and conversation.

Combating ‘culture shock’ new Thu 28 Nov 2019   16:00 [Places]

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This course is intended for non-native speakers who wish to improve their skills in writing dissertations, research papers and reports.

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Wed 19 Oct 2011 11:00 Finished
Mon 24 Oct 2011 11:00 Finished
Wed 17 Oct 2012 11:00 Finished
Tue 22 Oct 2013 14:00 Finished

This course is intended for non-native speaker second and third-year graduate students who wish to improve their Presentation Skills.

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Mon 23 Apr 2012 11:15 Finished

Research has identified that the ability to verbally express ideas clearly and the capacity to work confidently in a group are the two key skills for employability. This series of workshops focuses on aspects of these skills most pertinent to Engineers at Cambridge.

  • NB. Please read ATTENDANCE section below before signing up for this course.

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Mon 6 Feb 2017 11:15 Finished
Tue 6 Feb 2018 11:15 Finished
English: Speaking - The Conference new Tue 6 May 2014   11:15   [More dates...] Finished

This workshop is intended for non-native speakers from the Department of Engineering who would like to improve their spoken English in a variety of contexts, both formal and informal. It is open to PhD and postdoc and MPhil by Research students from the Department of Engineering.

This workshop will cover a variety of speaking scenarios experienced at conferences and will equip you with the language required from small talk and everyday English to the language of presentations and questions.

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Tue 14 Jan 2014 15:00 Finished
English: Writing: Achieving Synthesis 1 Mon 19 Jan 2015   11:15   [More dates...] Finished

The writing workshops will cover a mixture of structure, accuracy and style in academic English writing.

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Wed 15 Jan 2014 14:00 Finished
Tue 11 Mar 2014 11:00 Finished