DELTA Academic Objectives
DELTA Academic Objectives is a series of course books designed to help students adapt to the challenge of academic study in English
DELTA Academic Objectives: Reading Skills has been written to prepare students for academic reading, placing emphasis not only on extensive reading skills development, but also on continued language development through four main areas: Understanding the text, Critical thinking, Using the text and Language focus.
DELTA Academic Objectives: Writing Skills has been written to prepare students for academic writing, placing emphasis not only on developing strong academic writing skills but also on continued language development through five main areas: Structure and organisation, Critical thinking, Using the text, Language focus and Evaluating writing.
DELTA Academic Objectives: Listening and note-taking skills has been written to prepare students for academic listening using real-life talks, presentations and conversations. It also emphasises continued language development through three main areas: Language focus, Extension activities and Vocabulary activities.
Series key features:
While studying for a degree in Marketing and English Language Studies, Louis also completed a Trinity Certificate in TESOL and taught in UK language schools for a couple of summers. After graduating, Louis moved immediately to Sicily, in Italy, for his first full-time teaching post. Here he taught general English to teenagers and adults.
In 2001 Louis moved to Cologne, Germany,