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ENGL 7700 English Language Training for Graduate Level Students: Focus on Speech & Presentation Skills (Fall: 0 )

Course Description

Designed for graduate students whose first language is not English, this course will emphasize the speech and presentation skills required for success in graduate work. Students will hone their speaking and listening skills through group discussions, presentations, and targeted practice in pronunciation, stress, and intonation through the reading of poetry, tongue twisters, and shadow talking exercises. Participants will gain practice in leading discussions and explore effective teaching practices to fulfill T.A. responsibilities. Students who enroll in the course are expected to attend all classes and complete short writing assignments weekly.

Instructor(s): Lynne Anderson

Prerequisites: None

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Comments: Limited to 12. Non-credit, free of charge. Department permission required.

Last Updated: 07-Feb-18