English Proficiency 1 (C1 -> C1+)

Course code
L72
Course fee (excl. housing)
Price
€585
Course Level
Bachelor

Our proficiency course will give you the thorough training you need to express yourself more confidently in English at the highest level. You will cover a wide range of challenging topics and participate in lively, stimulating activities to ensure language development. Grammar revision and self-study are integral components of the course.

During this course, you will: 

  • further expand your vocabulary;
  • increase your high-level conversational skills;
  • develop reading skills;
  • acquire learning strategies;
  • improve pronunciation;
  • perfect your knowledge of grammar;
  • improve your listening skills;
  • improve writing skills;
  • increase your awareness of cultural differences and register.

To check your level, you will need to take the Babel placement test. This test consists of two parts: multiple choice questions and writing tasks. A teacher will assess your language skills. On the basis of your test result, you will be advised on a suitable course. Please keep in mind that it can take up to 5 working days to assess your language level.

Course director
Alison Brown

Aim of the course

This course aims to improve your listening, speaking, reading and writing skills, and learn self-study strategies. The course aim is to reach level C1+.

Study load

Contact hours: 27 

Hours of self study at the institute: 12 

Homework: 11 

Total study load: 50 hours

Costs

Course fee:
Price
€585
Included:
Fee covers
Course + course materials
Housing fee:
Housing cost
350
Housing provider:
Utrecht Summer School

More information

Registration

Application deadline: 
Registration deadline
25 July 2022