This course focuses on many of the language and communication skills necessary to achieving academic success in graduate school and beyond. Constructive feedback of students' videotapes and audio recordings is an essential component of the course. Students will have the opportunity to not only work weekly with the course instructor, but also work independently with an assistant course instructor outside of class.
The goals of the course are:
This course will have two sections this spring semester, 2017:
Meet the Course Director, Qingqing Chen
All international graduate students who will be teaching undergraduates should contact the Course Director, Qingqing Chen, regarding their placement in this course.
Students and advisors who are interested in learning more about this course should contact the Course Director, Qingqing Chen.
This course will have one section this spring semester, 2017:
English 1301.01 taught MW from 11:00 am to 12:15 pm in Morrison
For more information on course content, please contact: Juliet_Brown@baylor.edu.
This course will have one section this fall semester, 2017:
English 1301.01 taught MW from 4:00 to 5:15 pm, location TBD.
During Spring Semester of 2017 there are two additional opportunities at Baylor for International ESL Graduate Students, offered through the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders (CSD), specifically “Conversational English Partners” and the “Accent Reduction Speech Clinic
From Dr. Jungjun (Peter) Park, GPD for the CSD program and for the Conversational English Partners
“Since our approaches are very ‘individualized’ in terms of assessment and selection of best activities, it is very evident that the best beneficiary will be the ones who need more focused and extended supports due to their continuing difficulties than just participating in the existing EAP classroom activities. The numbers of students that we can take are: 8-10 for the Accent Modification Clinic and 5-6 (Conversational English Partners). The biggest differences between them are:
Please have interested students contact Dr. Park at Jungjun_Park@baylor.edu for Conversational English Partners and Ms. Deborah Rainer (Deborah_Rainer@baylor.edu) for the Accent Reduction Speech Clinic.