EAP: University Challenge: a short orientation and listening course for international students

Authors: Roger Smith and Jo Parsons

© Roger Smith, Jo Parsons; University of Bristol Language Centre


The aims of these materials is to raise awareness of university life in the UK, to raise awareness of key study tasks and to provide listening and note-taking practice. The course consists of four short modules, each featuring a key study task: writing essays, understanding lectures, participating in seminars and tutorials, and reading/research skills.


  • HTML web pages
  • Sound files (A mixture of mp3 files, requiring Windows Media Player and Realplayer files requiring Realplayer)

Access to materials

To view each unit, click the links below: