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English for professional purposes: Oral communication, 7.5 HP
- Mode of study: Campus
- Pace: 50%
- Time: Day-time
- Period: 2021-11-08 - 2022-01-16
- Application code: KAU-38159
- Course code: ENGPS1
- Location: Karlstad
Introductory information for students admitted to Karlstad University.
It is important that you read all the information.
Before you begin your studies, you need to:1. Create KauID
2. Register for your course
1. Create KauIDWhat is KauID? KauID is your digital identity at Karlstad University that allows you to log in to our digital services.
If you have studied at Kau before you do not have to create a new KauID, you can use the same KauID as last time.
2. Register for your courseYou need to register on time, not to risk losing your place on the course.
Registration period: 2021-11-01 - 2021-11-08
Log in to My Kau using your KauID to register.
What is My Kau? My Kau is a personal digital service for students at Karlstad University.
It is important that you decline your admission offer if you do not wish to attend the course.
If you have been admitted late, and therefore can´t register on time, contact the administrator.
We are pleased to welcome you to the evening course English for Professional Purposes: Oral Communication, the main aim of which is to help you improve your oral communication skills in English for professional audiences.
Starting in week 45, we will meet for seminars typically once a week between 17.15 and 19.00. Check the online schedule to find out about dates, times, and rooms.
We will use the following book in this course:
· Anderson, K., Maclean, J., Lynch, T. Study speaking. 2nd edition. Cambridge: CUP, 2004.
New studentThere is a lot to think about when you start university, we know! We have gathered some useful information to help you, don’t forget to read the checklist!
Go to CanvasIn the course, we use the learning platform Canvas. Canvas is a tool that offers a digital learning environment.
Once you have registered for your course in My Kau, you can log in to Canvas and access important course information.
Finding your way around the UniversityUse the campus map MazeMap to locate buildings and rooms Go to MazeMap
Reading ListView reading list
Please note that the reading list may be revised until six weeks before the start of the course.
Please note that the schedule may change up to two weeks before the course starts. Check the schedule on a regular basis to get the latest information on locations and times as there may be changes during the course as well.