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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.

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 will... [More]
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English Pronunciation Course for Overseas-Born Professionals

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English Pronunciation Course for Overseas-Born Professionals

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English Pronunciation Course for Overseas-Born Professionals

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English Pronunciation Course for Overseas-Born Professionals

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English Pronunciation Course for Overseas-Born Professionals

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English Pronunciation Course for Overseas-Born Professionals

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Enhancing Your English Course: Steps Toward Better Writing - Standard

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 for students involved in TAFE and university studies, success depends on achieving a satisfactory standard in writing in English. This course increases skills in basic writing in English and is designed for people from a wide range of occupations, as well as students involved in tertiary preparation,... [More]
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Enhancing Your English Course: Steps Toward Better Writing - Standard

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Enhancing Your English Course: Steps Toward Better Writing - Standard

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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. This course is designed for people in the workplace, as well as tertiary-level students who want to increase their writing skills in English at an advanced level. Following revision of English grammar and sentence structure, the main focus is on developing writing with a range from conversational to educated formal English. Each week we... [More]
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Enhancing Your English Course: Steps Toward Better Writing - Advanced

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Enhancing Your English Course: Steps Toward Better Writing - Advanced

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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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The Story of the English Language Course

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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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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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