Language Learning at The Open University
This is an English course for academic purposes online. This predominantly online module aims to develop the communication skills you need for successful academic study in English. Throughout the module, you will work with a wide range of texts from different subject areas. By exploring such a range of areas you will develop your academic English whatever your chosen field. You will use your knowledge and experience as you explore ways of reading and writing academic texts. You will also develop your academic listening and speaking skills in an online environment. Completion of this course results in acquisition of 30 credits towards a certificate of higher education, diploma of higher education, foundation degree, and or honours degree.