The Cambridge English Exams are internationally recognised exams that can be used to demonstrate that you have the language skills to live, study or work in an English-speaking environment. The courses run over 24 weeks with one two-hour session per week. You’ll also be required to do at least 2 hours of private study each week.
The Effective Communication courses focus on helping you become a more confident and fluent user of English. You’ll improve your English skills through practicing a variety of communicative tasks, such as discussions, negotiations, and teamwork reports.
In the IELTS preparation course, online or as group course, you will be familiarised with the examination strategies used in the IELTS test, an English proficiency test recognised by many different organisations across the world. You’ll enhance your writing, speaking, listening and reading skills, and you’ll specifically focus on improving the things that will help you to get a better IELTS score.
Je wilt je Engelse (schrijf- of spreekvaardigheid) graag verbeteren en hebt behoefte aan individuele begeleiding. In de cursus ‘Engels, individuele coaching’ krijg je die begeleiding. Koop een pakket voor 4, 6 of 8 uur ondersteuning en krijg professionele feedback op je teksten of op je spreekvaardigheid.
Maastricht University offers training for candidates preparing for the European Qualifying Examination. The training is for candidates who already have a basic understanding of European patent law, and focuses on preparations for Paper C and Paper D of the exam.
Approximately 300 courses and skills training on BSc and MSc level are on offer. You can find all courses, course descriptions (including prerequisites and levels) and coordinators. To check which courses you can take, please select Non Degree Courses. The duration of a course is 7 weeks; for a skills training 2 weeks. Exact dates of course periods can be found in the course descriptions or looked up in the academic calendar. The workload of a course is approximately 20 hours a week, including group meetings and individual study. Students are not allowed to take more than two courses in a period. The workload for a skills training is about 40 hours per week. You can follow maximum 2 courses per course period (period 1,2,4,and 5) and 1 skill per skills period (period 3 and 6). If you have any questions about the content of a course or skill, please contact the block coordinator (lecturer) before applying.
Verbeter in korte tijd je kennis van het Nederlands, Engels of een andere moderne taal. En leer je doeltreffend correct en genuanceerd uitdrukken in werk of studie. Spreken, luisteren, lezen en schrijven? In deze cursus op maat krijg je precies waar je behoefte aan hebt.
Voor bedrijven en organisaties verzorgt het Talencentrum van de Universiteit Maastricht in-company taaltrainingen en workshops.