Adult ESL: Oral Skills
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This course covers the nature of oral communication. Gain an awareness of the form, meaning and use of spoken English and how to present language to learners most effectively. Learn about the principles of teaching listening and speaking, use of authentic materials, and the assessment of oral proficiency and listening comprehension. Develop a basic understanding of the sound system of English: phonetics, stress, rhythm and intonation. Learn strategies for teaching pronunciation. Emphasis is put on developing classroom practices that maximize student participation.
McCurdy, Suzanne, "ESL7634-01.Adult ESL: Oral Skills.Sp17.McCurdy,Suzanne" (2017). Syllabi. 11077.