Cambridge Academic English: Upper Intermediate Student’s Book


Martin Hewings

Published:         Feb 2012

Publisher:         Cambridge University Press

ISBN:                 9780521165204

Format:             Paperback   Trade paperback (US)  

Dimensions:    176pp  h276mm  x  w219mm  x s8mm  500g  illustrations

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Product Description

A three-level (B1+ to C1) integrated skills course for higher education students at university or on foundation courses.  The B2 Upper Intermediate Student’s Book gives students further practice in academic study skills. Students analyse characteristics of written and spoken academic texts, develop awareness of academic culture and learn to avoid plagiarism. From essay organisation, taking notes, group discussion to writing references and paraphrasing texts, the students are presented with a wealth of practice opportunities to enhance all academic skills. The course develops independent learning skills and critical thinking through ‘Study Tips’ sections and allows for personalisation of learning in the ‘Focus on your subject’ sections. Five lecture skills units provide authentic practice in listening to lectures and note-taking.