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Fall '00 Graduate Course Guide

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Courses in English Language Institute (Division 363)

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Fall Term, 2000 (September 6 December 22)

Open courses in English Language Institute

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ELI 520. Research Paper or Thesis Writing.

Section 002

Instructor(s): John Swales (jmswales@umich.edu)

Prerequisites & Distribution: Non-native English speaker; graduate standing. (2).

Credits: (2).

Course Homepage: No Homepage Submitted.

This course is designed for non-native speaker graduate students undertaking or planning to undertake a substantive research paper, and/or who are required to produce AR progress or technical reports. Normally 520 is not open to first-year graduate students. The course discusses research paper requirements, and practice such elements as developing problem-statements, expressing hypotheses and arguments, relating verbal and non-verbal material, incorporating the literature, and drawing conclusions. Regular consultations also are provided to work on individual basis.

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ELI 584. International Teaching Assistants Seminar and Practicum.

Section 001.

Instructor(s): Elizabeth Axelson (eaxelson@umich.edu)

Prerequisites & Distribution: Participants must have an IGSI appointment to register for this course. Graduate standing and permission of instructor. (1).

Credits: (1).

Course Homepage: No Homepage Submitted.

IGSI Seminar and Practicum is designed to provide language support instruction to IGSs who have shown considerable ability (4 on the screening) in using academic English, but who need additional feedback, evaluation and suggestions for improvement in their language and communicative skills in the laboratory, classroom or office hour assignments. Participants will be recommended by IGSI workshop coordinators and/or screening evaluators. Individual observation of teaching, with and without video, and consultaions are the primary mode of instruction, with additional seminar meeting to discuss issues of common concern to all enrolled, such as getting and using mid-semester feedback from students. Emphasis is placed on whatever weakness both the IGSI and instructor identify, such as the skills and strategies for effective presentaitons, negotiations, and other interactions with the students and course faculty.

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ELI 800. Advising on Academic & Research Writing.

Instructor(s): John Swales (jmswales@umich.edu)

Prerequisites & Distribution: Graduate standing and Permission of Instructor; For international students: ELI 520 or 600. (3).

Credits: (3).

Course Homepage: No Homepage Submitted.

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ELI 993. Graduate Student Instructor Training Program.

Instructor(s): John Swales (jmswales@umich.edu), Carolyn Madden (cagm@umich.edu)

Prerequisites & Distribution: Graduate standing. (1).

Credits: (1).

Course Homepage: No Homepage Submitted.

A seminar for all beginning graduate student instructors, consisting of a two day orientation before the term starts and periodic workshops/meetings during the Fall Term. Beginning graduate student instructors are required to register for this class.

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ELI 994. College Teaching in the U.S.: Pedagogy, Culture and Language.

Section 001.

Instructor(s): Brenda Imber (prousimb@umich.edu)

Prerequisites & Distribution: Graduate standing and permission of instructor. Must be nominated by department. (1).

Credits: (1).

Course Homepage: No Homepage Submitted.

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ELI 994. College Teaching in the U.S.: Pedagogy, Culture and Language.

Section 002

Instructor(s): Joan Morley, Brenda Imber (prousimb@umich.edu)

Prerequisites & Distribution: Graduate standing and permission of instructor. Must be nominated by department. (1).

Credits: (1).

Course Homepage: No Homepage Submitted.

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