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English Skills

English Skills. Develop your command of spoken English and improve your English conversation.

Improve your spoken and written English skills with CCE courses designed to strengthen your grasp of the English language. These courses are ideal for anyone who wants to revisit or further their understanding of English grammar, whether for everyday use or to get ahead in the workplace.

Learn English the smart way with English courses at CCE, the University of Sydney.

Understanding English Grammar Course: Level 1

English. Develop your command of the English language with us. Learn English the smart way with English courses at CCE, the University of Sydney. Aims Those who speak it fluently know the grammar of the language – or most of it anyway – but they may not know much about the grammar or how to talk about it or how to analyse their own use of it. This aims to establish an understanding of the basic ways in which the rules of our grammar work as they allow us to construct sentences that... [More]
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The Art of Good Conversation Course

English. Develop your command of the English language with us. Learn English the smart way with English courses at CCE, the University of Sydney. Our lives are shaped by the conversations we have: every one of them can open up new possibilities and further horizons. In this course you’ll find out how to start a conversation and how to make it enjoyable and rewarding. We’ll explore and practise these skills and find out how to have conversations that broaden our curiosity and deepen... [More]
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$294 Limited inc GST
The Art of Good Conversation Course

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English Pronunciation Course for Overseas-Born Professionals

English. Develop your command of the English language with us. Learn English the smart way with English courses at CCE, the University of Sydney. It’s surprising and sometimes discouraging how often we are judged by the way we speak. Overseas-born professionals can find it difficult to have their skills recognised in a new environment because of the way their accent is interpreted. Through interactive workshops focusing on speech sounds, intonation and social context, you’ll... [More]
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$565 Limited inc GST
English Pronunciation Course for Overseas-Born Professionals

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$565 Limited inc GST
English Pronunciation Course for Overseas-Born Professionals

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$565 Limited inc GST
English Pronunciation Course for Overseas-Born Professionals

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Enhancing Your English Course: Steps Toward Better Writing - Standard (Part 1)

English. Develop your command of the English language with us. Learn English the smart way with English courses at CCE, the University of Sydney. For many people in the workplace, and many students involved in TAFE and university studies, success depends on achieving a satisfactory standard in writing. This increases skills in basic writing and it services people in a wide range of occupations as well as students involved in tertiary preparation, TAFE and tertiary education. It... [More]
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Enhancing Your English Course: Steps Toward Better Writing - Advanced

English. Develop your command of the English language with us. Learn English the smart way with English courses at CCE, the University of Sydney. Designed for people in the workplace and tertiary-level students who want to increase their communication skills at an advanced level, this provides advanced understanding of grammar, sentence structure and written and spoken communication for professional and academic purposes. Each week we deal with advanced skills in writing, with a... [More]
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The Story of the English Language Course

History. See the future. It’s in the past. The world as we know it today has been shaped by events of the past. Learn about history the smart way with History courses at the University of Sydney. What has happened to make the English language of over a thousand years ago largely unintelligible to English speakers today? Why is our grammar so different from those of some otherwise closely related European languages? Why is our vocabulary so large? We will trace the influences that... [More]
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Spoken English, Grammar and Pronunciation Course

English. Develop your command of the English language with us. Learn English the smart way with English courses at CCE, the University of Sydney. For people coming from another language, practicing conversation is essential in becoming proficient. This will give you confidence with your conversations in informal settings, whether they occur in your workplace or with new or existing contacts. Each week we combine conversation and exercises in different kinds of speech with revision... [More]
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