NELP

1650

ESL1650 Communication Skills

Schools of Public Engagement: English Language Studies

Liberal Arts

Undergraduate Course

Degree Students

ESL1650 Communication Skills

Fall 2019

Taught By: Debbie Coutavas

Section: A

CRN: 2225

Credits: 1.5

ESL 1650 is designed to help you become a more confident speaker and a more accurate listener of academic English. We will explore a variety of genres, including academic lectures, documentary films, video and audio clips, as well as print and online articles in order to develop fluency and understanding of cultural contexts. (If you have space- you can add this part in the description-Speaking activities will include individual and group presentations, interviews, dialogs, formal debates, and role-plays, as well as highly participatory classroom discussions in which you use new vocabulary, idioms and appropriate language for a variety of speech acts. Listening activities will include listening to academic lectures and audio and texts for structure, content, and mood, and improving basic note-taking skills. You will also listen to and critique your classmate’s presentations.)

College: Schools of Public Engagement (NS)

Department: English Language Studies (NELS)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Seminar (R)

Max Enrollment: 25

Enrollment Status: Open*

*Enrollment status information is updated every five minutes. The status of this course may have changed since the last update. Open seats may have restrictions that will prevent some students from registering. Updated: 7:36pm 6/25/2019

Meeting Info:

Days: Tuesday, Thursday

Times: 9:55am - 11:45am

Building: TBD

Room: TBD

Date Range: 8/27/2019 - 12/10/2019

ESL1650 Communication Skills

Fall 2019

Taught By: Faculty TBA

Section: B

CRN: 5293

Credits: 1.5

ESL 1650 is designed to help you become a more confident speaker and a more accurate listener of academic English. We will explore a variety of genres, including academic lectures, documentary films, video and audio clips, as well as print and online articles in order to develop fluency and understanding of cultural contexts. (If you have space- you can add this part in the description-Speaking activities will include individual and group presentations, interviews, dialogs, formal debates, and role-plays, as well as highly participatory classroom discussions in which you use new vocabulary, idioms and appropriate language for a variety of speech acts. Listening activities will include listening to academic lectures and audio and texts for structure, content, and mood, and improving basic note-taking skills. You will also listen to and critique your classmate’s presentations.)

College: Schools of Public Engagement (NS)

Department: English Language Studies (NELS)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Seminar (R)

Max Enrollment: 14

Enrollment Status: Open*

*Enrollment status information is updated every five minutes. The status of this course may have changed since the last update. Open seats may have restrictions that will prevent some students from registering. Updated: 7:36pm 6/25/2019

Meeting Info:

Days: Tuesday, Thursday

Times: 6:00pm - 7:50pm

Building: TBD

Room: TBD

Date Range: 8/27/2019 - 12/12/2019

ESL1650 Communication Skills

Fall 2019

Taught By:

Section: C

CRN: 7985

Credits: 1.5

ESL 1650 is designed to help you become a more confident speaker and a more accurate listener of academic English. We will explore a variety of genres, including academic lectures, documentary films, video and audio clips, as well as print and online articles in order to develop fluency and understanding of cultural contexts. (If you have space- you can add this part in the description-Speaking activities will include individual and group presentations, interviews, dialogs, formal debates, and role-plays, as well as highly participatory classroom discussions in which you use new vocabulary, idioms and appropriate language for a variety of speech acts. Listening activities will include listening to academic lectures and audio and texts for structure, content, and mood, and improving basic note-taking skills. You will also listen to and critique your classmate’s presentations.)

College: Schools of Public Engagement (NS)

Department: English Language Studies (NELS)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Seminar (R)

Max Enrollment:

Enrollment Status: Closed*

*Enrollment status information is updated every five minutes. The status of this course may have changed since the last update. Open seats may have restrictions that will prevent some students from registering. Updated: 7:36pm 6/25/2019

Meeting Info:

Days: Tuesday, Thursday

Times: 9:55am - 11:45am

Building: TBD

Room: TBD

Date Range: 8/27/2019 - 12/12/2019