Reading More Effectively in English

Ref : EL0051TP05

Theme : Academic English

Contributor : Tony Prince

Tony Prince is Programme Manager for Presessional and Insessional courses at INTO UEA in the UK, running courses preparing students for University study, and supporting them during their University courses. He is also teacher trainer at the NILE institute in Norwich in the UK.

Video Summary

Discussing the problems that students have in reading Academic texts in English, the causes of those problems and the solutions to those problems.

Learning Objectives

- To recognise the main problems that students have in reading academic texts
- To understand the causes of these problems
- To recognise how these problems can be avoided or solved

Key Words

Reading, problems, solutions, research, purpose, focus, selection, relevance