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Language Centre annual timetable 2017-2018

 

Language and academic skills courses are offered throughout the academic year from September to June. 
 

Courses start again in the week beginning 16 April 2018.

 
The calendar may be subject to change. New courses may be offered. Courses may be closed if sufficient numbers are not reached. 
 
To participate in a course, follow the instructions at Enrolling in a course.
 

 


English timetable October 2017-June 2018 


Courses start in the week beginning 16 April 2018
 

EUI language courses are free for EUI PhD and LL.M. researchers, but most other EUI members have to pay a nominal fee. To check course fees click on the number of hours indicated.

Additional language courses must be paid for. See the  Additional languages page for more information.

 

English Academic Written Skills

Course code 

Title

Day 

Duration of course

Room

Intended public

CEFR level

Time

Hours per term

Teacher

English 513 

1st year HEC researchers

Developing your research 
writing HEC

C1

Monday

9.00-10.30 

 

16 Oct - 12 Dec

12 hours 

15 Jan - 23 March

15 hours

Convento

Vygotsky

Lisa Robbins

Nicky Owtram 

English 514 

1st year and LL.M. LAW researchers

Developing your research 
writing LAW

C1

Monday

9.00-10.30 

 

16 Oct - 12 Dec

12 hours 

15 Jan - 23 March

15 hours

Convento

Austin

Jonathan Fitchett

Nicola Hargreaves

English 515

1st year SPS researchers

Developing your research 
writing SPS

C1

Wednesday

9.00-10.30 

16 Oct - 12 Dec

12 hours 

15 Jan - 23 March

15 hours

Convento

Chomsky

Fergal Treanor

Nicky Owtram

English 602

2nd, 3rd, 4th and 5th year researchers; fellows

Style in research writing: using language effectively to communicate your ideas

Tuesday

9.00-10.30

16 Oct - 12 Dec

12 hours 

Convento

Austin

Nicky Owtram

Nicola Hargreaves

Laurie Anderson

 

English 603

3rd, 4th and 5th year researchers; fellows & research assistants

From draft to submission: writing your journal article in 8 weeks 

Tuesday

9.00-10.30 

 

15 Jan - 9 March

12 hours

Convento

Vygotsky

Nicky Owtram

Nicola Hargreaves

English 604

2nd year researchers ECO

Towards your forum paper: research writing ECO

Thursday

11.00-12.30

15 Jan - 23 March

15 hours

Villa La Fonte

Seminar Room

Nicky Owtram

Nicola Hargreaves

English 607

all EUI members

Writers' Lab

Tuesday

9.00-10.30

16 April - 1 June

Convento

Austin

Nicky Owtram

Nicola Hargreaves

 

English 610:         Academic writers' groups 

2nd,3rd, 4th and 5th            Academic writers' groups are offered from October - June.  
year researchers

 

English Academic Oral Skills

Course code

Title

Day

Duration of course

 Room

Intended public

CEFR level

Time

Hours per term

Teacher

English 605

All researchers

Surviving the Seminar: academic discussion skills

Wednesday

11.00-12.30

16 Oct - 12 Dec

12 hours 

 Convento

Grice

Jonathan Fitchett

English 606

2nd year ECO researchers

Toward your Forum Paper: Presentation skills for the second year forum ECO

 tba

 

tba 

9 hours

Villa La Fonte

Seminar Room

Nicky Owtram

Nicola Hargreaves

French


Course code

Title

Day 

Duration of course

Room

Intended public

CEFR level

Time

Hours per term

Teacher

French 101

All EUI members

 

Basic communication skills in an academic environment

Level A1.2

Tuesday

13.30-15.00  

16 Oct - 12 Dec 

24 hours 

8 Jan - 16 March

30 hours

17 April-29 May

9 hours

Convento

De Saussure

Anne-Marie Diogo 

French 201 

All EUI members

Listening, comprehension, and writing skills for an academic environment

A2 

Wednesday

Friday

11.30-13.00 

16 Oct - 12 Dec 

24 hours 

8 Jan - 16 March

30 hours

 

Convento

De Saussure

Anne-Marie Diogo 

French 301

All EUI members

Développer les compétences de compréhension et de production orales 

A2/B1

Tuesday

13.30-15.00 

16 Oct - 12 Dec 

24 hours

8 Jan - 16 March

30 hours

17 April-29 May

9 hours

Convento

Chomsky

Sylvain Capelli 

French 401

All EUI members

Academic writing/Seminar participation

B2/C1

Wednesday

11.00-13.00 

16 Oct - 12 Dec 

20 hours

8 Jan - 16 March

20 hours

Convento

Chomsky

Sylvain Capelli 

German


Course code

Title

Day

Duration of course

Room

Intended public

CEFR level

Time

Hours per term

Teacher

German 101

All EUI members

  

Communication skills and reading

A1  

Monday

Wednesday

13.30-15.00 

16 Oct - 12 Dec 

24 hours

8 Jan - 16 March

30 hours

16 April - 28 May

18 hours

Convento

Austin

Silke Tork

German 201

All EUI members

 

Communication and grammar skills 

A2 

Monday

Wednesday

17.00-1830 

16 Oct - 12 Dec 

24 hours

8 Jan - 16 March

30 hours

16 April - 28 May

18 hours

Convento

Austin

Silke Tork

German 301

All EUI members

Entwicklung akademischer Sprachkompetenzen

B1 

Tuesday

Thursday

13.30-15.00

16 Oct - 12 Dec 

24 hours

8 Jan - 16 March

30 hours

17 April - 29 May

18 hours

Convento

Austin

Silke Tork

German 401

All EUI members

Akademische Sprachkompetenzen: Diskussion, Textarbeit, Präsentation

B2

Tuesday

17.00-18.30 

 

16 Oct - 12 Dec 

12 hours 

8 Jan - 16 March

15 hours

16 April - 1 June

18 hours

Convento

Austin

Silke Tork

German 501

All EUI members

 

Deutsche Wissenschaftssprache: Diskussion, Textarbeit, Präsentation

C1/C2 

Thursday

17.00-18.30 

 

16 Oct - 12 Dec 

12 hours 

8 Jan - 16 March

15 hours

19 April - 24 May

18 hours

Convento

Austin

Silke Tork

Italian


 

Italian courses start in the week beginning 16 April 2018.
 

 

 

Italian elementary courses (A1-A2)

 

Course code

Title

Day

Duration of course

Room

Intended public

CEFR level

Time

Hours per term

Teacher

Italian 100

All EUI members

New beginners

Communication
and grammar skills

A1

 

Monday

15.30-17.00

Wednesday

11.00-12.30

16 Oct - 12 Dec 

36 hours

15 Jan -  23 March

30 hours

Convento

 Vygotsky

Annarita Zacchi 

 

Italian 101

All EUI members

 

Communication

and grammar skills

A1/A2

Monday

13.30-15.00

 

15 Jan -  23 March

30 hours

16 April - 28 May

9 hours

 Convento

 Vygotsky

Annarita Zacchi 

 

Italian 102

All EUI members

Communication
and grammar skills

A1/A2

 

Wednesday

13.30-15.00

 

16 Oct - 12 Dec

16 hours

15 Jan - 23 March

15 hours

18 April-23 May

9 hours

Convento

Vygotsky

Camilla Salvi

 

Italian 103

All EUI members

 

Communication
and grammar skills

A1/A2  

Wednesday

17.00-18.30 

 

16 Oct - 12 Dec

16 hours

15 Jan - 23 March

15 hours

Convento

Chomsky

Valentina Martelli 

Italian 104  

All EUI members

Communication
and grammar skills

A1/A2 

Wednesday

11.00-12.30 

 

16 Oct - 12 Dec

16 hours

15 Jan - 23 March

15 hours

Convento

Austin

Mya Giungi

Italian 105  

All EUI members

 

Communication
and grammar skills

A1/A2 

Monday 

17.00-18.30

 

16 Oct - 12 Dec

16 hours

15 Jan - 23 March

15 hours

Convento

Grice

Alessandra Becucci 

Italian 107   

All EUI members

Communication and grammar skills

A2

Tuesday

11.00-12.30 

16 Oct - 12 Dec

16 hours

15 Jan - 23 March

15 hours

17 April-29 May

9 hours

Convento

Vygotsky

Camilla Salvi

Italian 201  

All EUI members

 

Communication
and grammar skills

A2/B1

Tuesday

11.00-12.30

 

16 Oct - 12 Dec

16 hours

15 Jan - 23 March

15 hours

Convento

Vygotsky

Gaia Pieraccioni

Italian 202

All EUI members

 

Communication
and grammar skills

B1/B2

Tuesday

12.30-14.00

 

16 Oct - 12 Dec

16 hours

15 Jan - 23 March

15 hours

17 April-29 May

9 hours

Convento

Vygotsky

Gaia Pieraccioni

Italian 203

All EUI Spanish and Portuguese speakers

Communication and grammar skills

A2/B1

Monday

13.00-14.30

16 Oct - 12 Dec

16 hours

15 Jan - 23 March

15 hours

Convento

Grice

Serena Neri

 

 

Italian intermediate and upper-intermediate courses (B1-C1)

Course code Title Day Duration of course Room

Intended public

CEFR level

Time

Hours per term

Teacher

Italian 300

All EUI members

Communication

and grammar skills

B1/B2

Friday 12.30-14.00

15 Jan - 23 March

15 hours

 Convento

 Vygotsky

Gaia Pieraccioni

Italian 301

All EUI members

 

Communication
and grammar skills

B1/B2 

Tuesday

12.30-14.00

 

16 Oct - 12 Dec

16 hours

15 Jan - 23 March

15 hours

Convento

Vygotsky

Gaia Pieraccioni

Italian 302

All EUI members

Reading, communication and grammar skills

B1/B2 

Tuesday

1130-13.00

16 Oct - 12 Dec

16 hours

15 Jan - 23 March

15 hours

Convento

Austin

Annarita Zacchi 

Italian 601

All EUI members

Literary Walks

Saturday 

 

Annarita Zacchi 

Italian 602

All EUI members studying for a CELI exam 

On-line 
preparatory course for Celi examinations 

B2 - C2

 

 

15 Jan - 23 March

Camilla Salvi

Italian 603

All EUI members studying for a CELI exam

Preparatory course for Celi examinations 

B2 - C2

Thursday

17.00-19.00

19 April  - 7June 

16 hours

Convento

Vygotsky

Camilla Salvi

 

Italian 604  

All EUI members

Laboratorio di scrittura

Friday

11.30-13.00 

16 Oct - 12 Dec 

16 hours

15 Jan - 23 March

20 hours

20 April - 25 May

9 hours

Convento

Austin

Annarita Zacchi 

Spanish


Course code

Title

Day 

Duration of course

Room

Intended public

CEFR level

Time

Hours per term

Teacher

Spanish 101 

All EUI members

 

Communication and grammar skills

A1 

Monday

Wednesday

17.00 - 18.30 

16 Oct - 12 Dec 

24 hours

8 Jan - 16 March

30 hours

16 April - 28 May

18 hours

Convento

Wittgenstein

Edurne Iraizoz

Spanish 301 

All EUI members

 

Communication and grammar skills

B1

Monday

Wednesday

13.30 - 15.00

16 Oct - 12 Dec 

24 hours 

8 Jan - 16 March

30 hours

16 April - 28 May

18 hours

Convento

Wittgenstein

Edurne Iraizoz

Spanish 401

All EUI members

 

Communication, writing and presentation skills

B2

Tuesday

Thursday

13.30 - 15.00 

16 Oct - 12 Dec 

24 hours 

8 Jan - 16 March

30 hours

16 April - 29 May

18 hours

Convento

Wittgenstein

Edurne Iraizoz

Spanish 501 

All EUI members

 

Academic communication skillsDiscussion presentation and writing

C1

Tuesday 

Thursday

17.00 - 18.30 

16 Oct - 12 Dec 

24 hours

8 Jan - 16 March

30 hours

16 April - 29 May

18 hours

Convento

Wittgenstein

Edurne Iraizoz

Further information on organisation, costs etc can be found at Additional Languages
 

Additional Languages


Course code Title Day Duration of course Room 
Intended public

CEFR level

Time

Hours per term

Teacher

Modern Greek

All EUI members 

Communication and grammar skills

A1

 Monday

12.00-13.00

23 Oct - 11 Jun

30 hours

Convento

Wittgenstein

Giorgio Risicaris

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