Multimedia Resource Centre

Located in room 240, on the 2nd floor of building 336, the Multimedia Centre is open to all students for self-study.

  Semester 1 2019-2020                                                            

Monday 30th September 2019 – Friday 6th December 2019

  • Monday:  12:00 - 14:00 (EXCEPT Monday 18th November)

                            17:00 - 19:00 (EXCEPT Monday 30th September)

  • Tuesday:  13:00 - 19:00 (EXCEPT Tuesday 1st October: 12:00-15:00 & 17:00-19:00)
  • Wednesday:  12:00 - 14:00

                                 16h00 - 17h30 (EXCEPT Wednesday 30th October and 4th December)

           (Wednesday 28th November 12:00-14:00 & 16:00-19:30)

  • Thursday: 12:00 - 18:00 (from 12:00-16:00 on Thursday 3rd and 10th October)
  • Friday:  12:00 - 14:00

                         17:00 - 19:00 (EXCEPT Friday 6th December)

 The Multimedia Resource Centre will be closed all day on Monday 28th October, Tuesday 29th October, Thursday 31st October, Friday 1st November and Monday 11th November 2019.

 

Registration: for information on how to sign up to use the Multimedia Resource centre, please click here.(You must sign up before being able to use the resources).

The Multimedia Resource Centre is the place where all students can:

  • improve all language skills with specialised language learning software and prepare for exams like the TOEIC / TOEFL / BULATS / IELTS / CLES.
  • read and borrow books in their original version (both simplified and unabridged books are available – for example, Penguin Readers)  
  • consult reference books, magazines and newspapers: Vocable (English, German, Spanish)
    The Guardian Weekly, The New Scientist, BBC Focus, Cambio...

In addition to self-study, the Multimedia Resource Centre also offers:

10-minute one-on-one sessions to help with specific language needs. Teachers from the Language Department are present in the Multimedia Resource Centre to offer help and advice for:

  • CVs and cover letters
  • Oral presentations
  • Pronunciation
  • Job interviews
  • Grammar problems
  • Preparing a year abroad (internships, ERASMUS...)
  • Language certificates like the TOEIC/TOEFL/IELTS/BULATS/CLES.
  • Acquiring more efficient self-study working methods
  • Improving your written expression for essays, tests, exams and reports.
  • Writing a Personal Statement (application for university abroad)

Teachers are available for 10-minute one-on-one sessions at these times in Semester 1 2019:

Tuesday: 13:00 - 17:00

Wednesday: 16:00 - 17:30

For more free online resources and links to help you improve your language skills in English, German, Spanish, French as a Foreign Language, Russian, Italian or Chinese, please click here: RESOURCES AND LINKS.