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English Language Development

English Language Development

English language development opportunities include:

  • Short courses throughout the year on different themes (including English for Academic Writing, Focus on Reading and Talking about your Research)
  • Weekly discussion groups to develop spoken English
  • English language one-to-ones
  • Online interactive resources to develop language accuracy

Enrol on the English Language Development Moodle for up-to-date information about opportunities and how to book (Lancaster login required).

Orientation to UK study

If you are new to UK study, listen to this 20-minute lecture Orientation to UK study and explore the related resources on the English Language Development Moodle site.

If you have any questions, please email English Language Development.

Helen Hargreaves

Learning Developer for English for Academic Purposes (EAP)

Dr Helen Hargreaves is one of the Learning Developers for English for Academic Purposes (EAP). She provides opportunities for international students across the university to develop their English language proficiency in an academic context.

Helen Hargreaves

Ruth Byrne

Learning Developer for English for Academic Purposes (EAP)

Dr Ruth Byrne is one of the Learning Developers for English for Academic Purposes (EAP). She provides opportunities for international students across the university to develop their English language proficiency in an academic context.