English for Specific Purposes: Chemistry

A course, an examination, a certificate

ESP:C is an English language course designed to help you learn the specialised English used in chemistry and develop the language skills required by professional chemists.  It may also be of value to other related subjects e.g. chemical engineers and bioscientists.

The course has been recognised by:

  • the Royal Society of Chemistry,
  • the Czech Chemical Society,
  • the Romanian Chemical Society for Purposes of Continuing Professional Development.

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You can try out the demo version of ESP-C, which includes materials from each of our chapters. This means that you can decide whether this course is for you or not - without registration.

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The English for Specific Purposes: Chemistry project was supported and funded be the Leonardo da Vinci programme of the European Commission.