"Before the course, I did an IELTS mock exam and I got reading in band 5. After this 5-week course, I used Niamh’s reading/IELTS strategies and in my last two papers I scored 7.5/8."
- Tien Hung Pham, IELTS Student, Hong Kong.
This 5-week course uniquely combines the teachings of Nobel Prize winner Professor Daniel Kahneman & neuroscientist Dr. Barbara Oakley (amongst others) to create strategies, techniques & practices that will help you, as an English learner, to improve your reading skills through brain training. It will advance your academic English, your fluency and your ability to succeed in university & your professional career, as you will gain the required skills to be independent learner.
To enroll in this course, you must have an upper-intermediate level of English and be willing to commit between 5-8 hours of study per week.
Upon enrollment, you will be able to access our private online learning group for daily language activities, discussions and tasks. As well as, our teaching platform where lectures will be published.
The next course starts on Tuesday, January 9th, 2018 with the following structure:
In this course, you will learn how to:
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I'm a University Lecturer, specialising in academic English, and English for specialist subjects (Science & Engineering) with a Teaching Diploma & a Master's Degree in Science. For over 12 years, I have been designing, coordinating & teaching English & Science courses to international students. I have designed courses for leading English language schools in Cambridge & Oxford, as well as Trinity College, Dublin. (Courses are listed below)
I have now Co-Founded, Hippo Educational Technologies, which creates technology to help English learners improve their academic English to advance their studies & careers. ‘Hippo Campus’ is the name given to our online school.
Join our courses to learn new strategies & techniques that I have specifically designed to help you, as an English learner, to succeed in expanding your academic language and fluency. Whether you need to pass an English exam, get into university, achieve a degree or access your chosen career path, we have the courses that can help you achieve your goals.
I look forward to working with you,
Courses that I have designed include:
Some of the institutions that I have taught in: