Academic Skills: Lectures shortlisted for ESU Award

Lectures with ESU Shortlist logo

We are thrilled that Lectures, one of the six books in the Collins Academic Skills Series, has been shortlisted at the English-Speaking Union HRH the Duke of Edinburgh English Language Book Awards!

This is what the ESU judges said about Lectures:

Collins Academic Skills Series: Lectures is a very thorough book which uses real life examples of lectures well. This is an easy-to-use resource for students which includes important tips on accent and pronunciation. Providing a new approach to a challenging part of the student experience, this publication contains well communicated ideas and strategies, linking listening and EAP language skills to cultural expectations.

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About the English-Speaking Union award

The HRH the Duke of Edinburgh English Language Book Awards, founded in the 1970s, celebrate innovation and good practice in the field of the English language and English language teaching. The award is based on originality and substance, and winners are chosen by a select panel of widely respected judges. Submissions are assessed on the following:

  • Originality
  • Practicality
  • Presentation

Find out more about the English-Speaking Union award