Academic English for Foundation

Successful completion of?Academic English 3 allows direct entry* into UTS Foundation Studies (with entry requirements of IELTS 5.5). 


200 hours over 10 weeks per level


For course cost contact UTS Insearch Sri Lanka 

Entry Requirements

English entry requirements


Develop the confidence to interact in social situations and learn the skills you will need to succeed in UTS Foundation Studies or courses requiring an IELTS 5.5.

Examples of skills you will learn


Language and skills taught vary depending on the level you undertake but some of the skills learnt include: 

  • essay writing suitable for year 1 university submission 
  • academic reading and comprehension 
  • presenting confidently in English 
  • participating confidently in group work activities
  • time management and self directed study 
  • taking lectures and reading notes 
  • critical thinking and questioning 
  • how to communicate with lecturers, tutors and fellow students 
  • resume preparation,
  • interview preparation
  • how to have a conversation in social settings and more!