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Language Centre September Programme 2020

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The EUI Language Centre at the Convento di San Domenico


Learning Languages & Skills at the EUI: Introduction to the Language Centre September 2020

Language Centre Presentation - Tuesday 1 September 15:00-16:00, video conference*

We will describe the various ways the Centre supports you, your research and your general desire for learning throughout your years here at the EUI. Teachers of all the main languages taught at the EUI (English, Italian, French, German, and Spanish) will also speak briefly.

Placement tests will be held straight afterwards.

* Details to join the video conference will be shared with you at the end of August.



September Language & Skills Courses: 3-29 September 2020

In September the EUI Language Centre offers first-year researchers, fellows and their partners:

  1. semi-intensive pre-sessional English academic skills courses 
  2. introductory courses in Italian language and culture

1st year researchers who have been exempted from English and/or Italian courses can also attend the September courses in French, German, and Spanish if compatible with their academic program.

Beginners’ courses in French, German, and Spanish start in October. 



Placement Tests for Language Courses

  • ENGLISH, ITALIAN: If you have any questions regarding English or Italian pleace contact the Language Centre Assistant.
  • FRENCH, GERMAN, SPANISH: If you wish to follow a French, German or Spanish language course you must take an EUI placement test. Only absolute beginners don’t have to sit a placement test.

When can I take a placement test? 

EUI placement tests are held on Tuesday 1 September. All tests will be held online. You'll get instructions at the end of the Language Centre Presentation.

Join the Language Centre Presentation on Zoom at 15:00. Straight after the presentation, the teachers will be waiting to run the placement tests and answer any further questions you might have.



Language Centre September Timeline

1 September: 15.00-16.00 Language Centre Presentation Online
1 September: 16.00-17:00 Placement Tests for French, German, Spanish
3 September Language & Skills courses start  Online


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