CELE-Academic Discussion Skills
Duration 5 days
Team Centre For English Language Education

Aims and Objectives

To build your confidence for participation in seminar discussions; in particular, to give you opportunities to:

  • Consider strategies for effective participation in seminar discussions
  • Practise language and strategies to gain control over your contribution to discussion
  • Practise expressing your ideas in seminar group discussions
  • Reflect on your contribution in discussions (through self evaluation and tutor feedback)


Tutor input, guidance and feedback; plenty of discussion in pairs and in larger groups; reflection on your contribution to the discussion.

Who should attend

Any international and E.U students who would like guidance and practice in improving their ability to take part in discussions.

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