ELI 334 - Speaking in Academic Contexts
Section: 001
Term: FA 2011
Subject: English Language Institute (ELI)
Department: LSA English Language Institute
Course Note:
ELI 334 is a 10-week course.
Credits:
3
Credit Exclusions:
A maximum of four ELI credits may be counted toward a degree.
Waitlist Capacity:
50
Consent:
With permission of instructor.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

This intermediate-level speaking course focuses on developing strategies for making oral presentations in formal and informal academic environments. Students learn about major speech types and accompanying organizational strategies, audience consideration, the use of non-verbal communication such as appropriate eye contact and hand gestures, developing effective voice control, methods of clarification, and fielding questions. Pronunciation is addressed as needed. Students also learn how to respond to and comment on others' presentations. Students give four to five oral presentations, with the possibility of doing a panel presentation. Presentations are videotaped and critiqued in small groups and/or individually with the instructor.

ELI 334 - Speaking in Academic Contexts
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TuTh 3:00PM - 5:00PM
Note: ELI 334 is a 10 week course.
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ISBN: 9780472088843
Giving academic presentations, Author: Reinhart, Susan M., Publisher: University of Michigan Press 2002
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