English Listening Skills

Improve your listening abilities in everyday and academic situations
Module information
Semester 1 or Semester 2
3 hours per week
Module leader:
Dan Jones

Module name and code

  • English Listening Skills EL2015

Module aims


  • Improve your listening skills in a variety of academic & non-academic contexts
  • Learn to develop your listening skills independently outside of the classroom
  • Develop your ability to take notes in academic contexts such as lectures
  • Investigate accents and colloquial language and consider how these affect listening

Who is this module for?

  • This module is open to all Erasmus and Study Abroad students for university credits.
  • Students are expected to have an advanced level of English: CEFR C1


  • 60% - continuous assessment, in the form of a diary to be kept over 8 weeks detailing your experiences of listening in your everyday life
  • 40% - a test at the end of the module

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