Who is it for? This course is designed to meet the academic and research needs of Chemistry graduates who wish to further their academic career with a Masters in a Chemistry related field in English. Content Modules are mainly focusing on: Academic writing Academic reading Lecture Note-taking Discussions Scientific Presentations Research Methods and Data Analysis … Continue reading Course content
The "Academic English for Chemists" Summer Course is to take place at the University of Crete, School of Science and Engineering, Voutes Campus, in Heraklion, Crete, Greece from the 28th June 2017 to 28th July 2017. The University of Crete Studying at the UOC Department of Chemistry will give you more than a language certificate. You … Continue reading Location
On the first weekend, we have organized a guided tour to the Minoan Palace ruins, Knossos antiquities, the Archeological museum and we will have an Heraklion city tour. Transport will be provided and the pick-up points are to be announced. On the second weekend, we will be exploring the Cretan countryside and landscape. After a … Continue reading Social events
To help ensure you can pay your tuition fees and cover your living expenses while you study at UOC, we can advise you on costs and funding opportunities available to you. Tuition fees depend on the duration, level and type of course you attend. 4 week Summer Course "Academic English for Chemistry" Tuition fees: 1600 … Continue reading Fees
Mshaal A. (2016) "Better than I expected! You get to learn many useful chemistry words. You get to learn how to be critical of what you read. I think even undergraduate students should do this!" Leonidas M. (2016) "This course was very helpful. Within a month or so we knew how to write a scientific … Continue reading What did students think of this course?
Academic English for Chemistry Course Co-ordinator and EAP Tutor Kallia Katsampoxaki-Hodgetts Holds a BA in English Studies (University of Sunderland, UK) and a Masters of Education in TEFL (Bristol University, UK). Teaching scientific terminology and study skills in English for Chemistry and Materials Scence in-sessional programmes at the University of Crete since 2001 . She has … Continue reading Teaching staff