English for Specific Purposes
This course is designed for those that have an elementary level of English proficiency (A2) and wish to improve their proficiency in the language, with the purpose of implementing those skills in an academic environment, whether it is in preparation for studying abroad, or for the improvement of day to day scientific or technology- related activities.
Through this course, students will develop the necessary skills to perform optimally in a bilingual academic environment, and will strengthen their use of nomenclature specific to the science and technology fields.
Upon completion of the course, students will have the opportunity to gain an official, internationally- recognized certificate of qualification through a standardized exam.
Duración: 90 hrs
English for Teaching Purposes
Under Competences Model
This course is designed for teachers, mainly in the area of engineering, who have an intermediate level of English proficiency (B1), and are looking to incorporate the english language into their teachings.
Through this course, teachers will develop the necessary skills to impart lectures, within science and technology- related subjects, in english, as well as develop the tools necessary to perform optimally in that field abroad.
Using a hands-on approach, participants will be able to practice their teaching skills in English, both in the presentation of topics and through direct interaction with students, throughout the course.
Duración: 60 hrs
In coordination with professors specialized in teaching English as a second language, and with strong backgrounds in science and technology subjects, the UPY-ELC offers English courses for those looking to reinforce their knowledge of the English language, or for those looking to teach engineering- specific subjects in English.
Using an academic and scientific approach, the UPY-ELC offers English courses taught by professors specialized in teaching English as a second language, and with strong backgrounds in science and technology subjects, to those looking to reinforce their knowledge of the English language, or to those looking to teach engineering subjects in English.
For additional information, regarding courses for companies or institutions, please contact ELC@upy.edu.mx