Courses for Spring 2015

  • Academic Interactions

    This course develops the English language skills of first-year international graduate students who are preparing to be teaching assistants. Students improve their fluency and expression of complex ideas in a variety of linguistic situations typical of classroom interactions. Students also increase their control of vocabulary, pronunciation and listening comprehension when communicating with American undergraduates. Instructor permission required.
    EINT 2200 S01
    Primary Instructor
    Gourlay
  • Negotiating an American Classroom

    In this course, international graduate students increase their abilities to communicate accurately and fluently in English with American undergraduates. International students develop their ability to interact, in culturally appropriate ways, in a variety of teaching situations common to an institution of higher education, where they are responsible for expressing and explaining complex information and ideas in English. Instructor permission required.
    EINT 2300 S01
    Primary Instructor
    Gourlay
  • Speaking Professionally for Internationals

    This course develops the English communication skills of international graduate students with an emphasis on intelligibility of speech and clarity of expression in a variety of teaching and professional situations (e.g. presenting material, responding to questions, directing discussions). Students develop increased facility of English in extended discourse when they are the authority in a teaching or other professional context. Instructor permission required.
    EINT 2400 S01
    Primary Instructor
    Leuchak
    EINT 2400 S02
    Primary Instructor
    Leuchak
  • Advanced Articulation Tutorial

    This course is an advanced pronunciation tutorial for international graduate students who have achieved a near-native speaker level of fluency in English, but who require greater precision of English articulations, pronunciation, fluency and/or expression. Instructor permission required.
    EINT 2500 S01
    Primary Instructor
    Gourlay