English - English for Academic Purposes C1

Module SZ0431

This Module is offered by Language Center.

This module handbook serves to describe contents, learning outcome, methods and examination type as well as linking to current dates for courses and module examination in the respective sections.

Module version of SS 2013 (current)

There are historic module descriptions of this module. A module description is valid until replaced by a newer one.

available module versions
SS 2013WS 2012/3

Basic Information

SZ0431 is a module in language at which is offered irregularly.

This Module is included in the following catalogues within the study programs in physics.

  • Supplement to the catalogue of soft-skill courses for the Bachelor programme Physics
  • Catalogue of language courses as soft-skill courses
Total workloadContact hoursCredits (ECTS)
90 h  h 3 CP

Content, Learning Outcome and Preconditions


This module includes note-taking in lectures, practising tutorial participation, academic writing and presenting a topic on a related field of study.

Learning Outcome

On completion of this module students will have gained a sound foundation in study skills required for an English-speaking academic environment. Students are able to produce the academic level work in degree courses held in English.


C1 level according to the online placement test

Courses, Learning and Teaching Methods and Literature

Courses and Schedule

SE 2 English - Basic English for Academic Purposes B2 Termine in Gruppen
SE 2 English for Academic Purposes C1 Termine in Gruppen

Learning and Teaching Methods

This module involves practising study situations (participating in seminars, tutorials, note-taking in lectures), pair-work & group-work in an English-speaking academic environment.


Internet, handouts, e-learning platform


Coursebook EAP Now!

Module Exam

Description of exams and course work

Written Assignments / Presentation / Class Participation. ECTS: 3 ECTS Certificate of Attendance awarded.

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