English III

3 ECTs / Semester / Portuguese

English III level students should be proficient users of English at Level C1.1 (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages).


  • To help students develop a command of a broad range of language and communicative linguistic capacities based on specific texts.
  • To consolidate grammatical knowledge, working toward improving previously learned grammatical structures and syntax.
  • To expose students to a variety of different texts, including complex texts about specific and general topics, and to encourage critical reading of texts related to media studies and culture.
  • To help students work on their oral presentation skills and their ability to communicate fluently and spontaneously in English.
  • To teach students how to create and organize their own learning tools for continuous learning purposes.



Assistant Professor
Professor at the FCH – Faculty of Human Sciences, UCP – Catholic University of Portugal since 2001 lecturing English on the Communications Studies undergraduate…
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…
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…