Workshops for Academics

Our Academic Skills Workshop has been designed to assist busy lecturers, researchers, and PhD students.

Join us for these 1-day, hands-on, practical workshops, designed to help you improve the written and spoken English skills you need for your work in an academic context.

Course Information: 6 hours in 4 x 90-minute sessions, from 8.30 – 15.45, on Friday 18th and 25th June 2021

Academic Writing 

The Academic Writing Workshop takes a look at abstracts, paragraphs, topic sentences, structure, proofreading and editing

Academic Presentations

The Academic Presentations Workshop explores the skills necessary to present in an academic context

LEVELS

Minimum requirement B2 high (Maximum 10 participants)

Contact: renee.selikowitz@britishcouncil.cz

PRICE

2400CZK per workshop

 

Skills for Work 

This summer we are offering a series of workshops for busy professionals – which combine language and soft skills – to help you communicate more effectively in an international context. The workshops are themed and run over 2 days each, to allow you to go deeper into a topic, get some practice, and feedback. You can sign up for one more. Ask about the discount for signing up for more than one.

Business Writing Skills

7 and 9 July 2021, Wednesday and Friday 08.30–11.45 

Presentation Skills

14 and 16 July 2021, Wednesday and Friday 08.30–11.45

Negotiating Skills

21 and 23 July 2021, Wednesday and Friday 08.30–11.45

Networking Skills

28 and 30 July 2021, Wednesday and Friday 08.30–11.45

LEVELS

Minimum requirement B2 high (Maximum 10 participants)

Contact: renee.selikowitz@britishcouncil.cz

PRICE

2400CZK per workshop

 

English for Legal Professionals 

20 July -  This is a standalone workshop. – 3 hours (90 + 90 with 15 mins break)

Grammar for legal professionals (using appropriate tenses, legal jargon, articles) 

27th and 29th July – Two-session workshop – you need to sign up for both days – 2 x 3 hours (2 x 90 + 90 with 15 mins break)

  1. Skills for legal writing (writing more concisely and effectively, using correct legal terminology)
  2. Contract drafting (contract drafting conventions, defined terms, typical drafting errors

LEVELS

Minimum requirement B2 high (Maximum 10 participants)

Contact: renee.selikowitz@britishcouncil.cz

PRICE

1200CZK for stand-alone workshop

2400CZK per 2-day workshop

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