|This course is designed to help students communicate more effectively and confidently in spoken English. The course addresses improvement in oral skills needed for class discussions and presentations. Students also have opportunities to develop their vocabulary and grammar skills as well as practice pronunciation through group exercises.|
Activities will include Warm up >> Lecture >> Discussion sessions.
In addition, there will be class tests and Academic Word quizzes.
Week 1. Unit 1: How to have a Conversation
Week 2. Unit 2: Opinion > Reason > Example
Week 3. Unit 3: Brainstorming
Week 4. Unit 4: Evaluating Opinions
Week 5. Unit 5: Identifying Issues and Topics
Week 6. Unit 6: Defending ones Opinions
Week 7. Unit 7: Generalizing and Theorizing
Week 8. Unit 8: Discussion Practice
Week 9. (Unit 8): Discussion test 1
Week 10. Unit 9: Rebuttals
Week 11. Unit 10: Disagreeing
Week 12. Unit 11: Collaborative Problem Solving
Week 13. Unit 12: Discussion Practice
Week 14. (Unit 12): Discussion test 2
Week 15. Final Written Test
Detailed class syllabus and schedule will be provided on the first day of class.