Fall & Winter Semesters (2 credits)
Primarily for PhD students who are engaged in research-related speaking contexts as a part of their dissertation program. Also appropriate for Master’s students who have completed ELI 334.
Improve your ability to formally present your research to a wide variety of discipline specific and interdisciplinary audiences. Learn about common spoken genres used in academic and professional contexts, such as:
- Conference presentations
- Poster sessions
- Job interviews
- The dissertation defense
Presentations will be videotaped followed by self, peer, and/or instructor feedback. Integral to the course are regular one-on-one consultations with the instructor.