English II

3.5 ECTs / Semester / Portuguese

English II level students should be independent speakers of English at Level B2.2 (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages. Objectives: To build on students' existing knowledge of English, vocabulary, reading and writing skills. To develop students' presentation skills in English on a wide range of current affairs themes. To further develop students' ability to express opinions on a range of topics, including specific training in the art of producing argumentative texts and to read articles concerned with contemporary problems. To encourage students to use English both receptively and productively and to further extend their command of relevant vocabulary.

Faculty

Assistant Professor
Professor at the FCH – Faculty of Human Sciences, UCP – Catholic University of Portugal since 2001 lecturing English on the Communications Studies undergraduate…
Lecture
Lecturer at the Portuguese Catholic University of Lisbon for more than ten years. She taught French in a French Immersion school in Winnipeg, Canada for a period…
Assistant Professor
Phd in Modern Languages and Literature, with a specialization in Language and Culture. She has taught English and Translation in the Social and Cultural…
Lecture
With a background in both languages and political science, Matthew holds a BA (Hons) in French and Italian from Manchester Metropolitan University and a MA in…