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This is the third course in the Learn English: Advanced Speaking and Listening specialization. In this class you will learn about different types of conversations you will have in academic settings. You will also learn some strategies for helping you understand other people's meaning and for helping you express yourself effectively. Learners will record several videos of themselves participating in assigned group discussions with their own friends and upload the videos for peer feedback. While this might seem intimidating, it will be a great opportunity for you to practice and improve your discussion skills. Please note that the free version of this class gives you access to all of the instructional videos and handouts. The peer feedback and quizzes are only available in the paid version....
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Approx. 17 hours to complete

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Intermediate Level

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Approx. 17 hours to complete

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Week
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5 ч. на завершение

Introduction to Discussions

This is the third course in the Learn English: Advanced Speaking and Listening specialization. In this class you will learn about different types of conversations you will have in academic settings. You will also learn some strategies for helping you understand other people's meaning and for helping you express yourself effectively. This first module will show you the importance of effective academic conversational English. You'll see how it is different from other conversational English and why it is necessary to make you successful in college environments. Finally, you'll do a video assignment in which you record yourself in a group discussion. You'll submit this video for feedback on your discussion techniques....
Reading
7 видео (всего 25 мин.), 6 материалов для самостоятельного изучения, 6 тестов
Video7 видео
Welcome1мин
Meet the Teacher1мин
Week 1 Introductionмин
Discussions Overview Lecture4мин
Preparing for Discussions Lecture4мин
Getting Started Lecture5мин
Vocabulary Lecture6мин
Reading6 материала для самостоятельного изучения
Important Messages5мин
Preparing for Academic Discussions Practice20мин
Vocabulary Practiceмин
Discussion Analysis Part 130мин
Discussion Analysis Part 230мин
Discussion Assignment Directionsмин
Quiz4 практического упражнения
Discussions Practice Quiz8мин
Getting Started Practice Quiz6мин
Discussion Analysis Practice8мин
Graded Quiz20мин
Week
2
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5 ч. на завершение

Elaboration

This week, you'll learn about the importance of elaborating in a conversation and learn to avoid some common problems that occur when elaboration doesn't happen. You'll learn several ways to add examples to your discussions and how to use critical thinking to take make your discussions go deeper. Again, you will have the chance to practice having a group discussion and to submit a video of it for feedback....
Reading
4 видео (всего 21 мин.), 5 материалов для самостоятельного изучения, 5 тестов
Video4 видео
Elaboration Lecture5мин
Examples Lecture7мин
Going Deeper Lecture6мин
Reading5 материала для самостоятельного изучения
Elaboration Activity20мин
Vocabulary Practiceмин
Discussion Analysis Part 120мин
Discussion Analysis Part 220мин
Discussion Assignment Directionsмин
Quiz4 практического упражнения
Examples Practice Quiz8мин
Going Deeper Practice Quiz8мин
Discussion Analysis Practice8мин
Graded Quiz22мин
Week
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4 ч. на завершение

Interaction

Now, you'll learn how to maintain a smooth discussion by avoiding common problems with interaction and participation. You'll also learn how to listen to other speakers' ideas and learn how to agree or disagree with others in your discussion. Once again, you will be able to practice having a group discussion, and you will record and share the video with other learners....
Reading
3 видео (всего 19 мин.), 4 материалов для самостоятельного изучения, 6 тестов
Video3 видео
Constructing Conversation Lecture5мин
Agreeing and Disagreeing Lecture7мин
Reading4 материала для самостоятельного изучения
Vocabulary Practiceмин
Discussion Analysis Part 120мин
Discussion Analysis Part 220мин
Discussion Assignment Directionsмин
Quiz5 практического упражнения
Interaction Practice Quiz8мин
Constructing Conversation Practice Quiz6мин
Agreeing and Disagreeing Practice Activity6мин
Discussion Analysis Practice10мин
Graded Quiz22мин
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5 ч. на завершение

Synthesis

In the final week, you will learn how to synthesize the ideas in your discussions and how to come up with meaningful take-aways and action points. You'll also learn how to reflect on the important points in a discussion so that the whole thing is meaningful. You will get one more chance to demonstrate your discussion skills and get feedback by sharing a video of your discussion....
Reading
3 видео (всего 13 мин.), 5 материалов для самостоятельного изучения, 6 тестов
Video3 видео
Wrapping Up Lecture2мин
Reflecting on the Course Lecture5мин
Reading5 материала для самостоятельного изучения
Vocabulary Practiceмин
Discussion Analysis Part 120мин
Discussion Analysis Part 220мин
Discussion Assignment Directionsмин
Learn More1мин
Quiz4 практического упражнения
Synthesis Practice Quiz6мин
Wrapping Up Practice Quiz8мин
Discussion Analysis Practice8мин
Graded Quiz20мин

Преподавателя

Tamy Chapman

Instructor, International Programs
University of California Irvine Division of Continuing Education

Meg Parker

Instructor, International Programs
University of California Irvine Extension

Helen Nam

Instructor
International Programs, UCI Extension

О University of California, Irvine

Since 1965, the University of California, Irvine has combined the strengths of a major research university with the bounty of an incomparable Southern California location. UCI’s unyielding commitment to rigorous academics, cutting-edge research, and leadership and character development makes the campus a driving force for innovation and discovery that serves our local, national and global communities in many ways....

О специализации ''Learn English: Advanced Academic Speaking and Listening'

This specialization covers the listening and speaking skills that non-native English-speaking students need to be successful in English-speaking colleges and universities. Native English-speaking students who would like to increase their chances of success in university courses will also benefit as well anyone interested in improving their listening comprehension skills. You will learn how to listen to class lectures and take notes more effectively. You will also improve your speaking skills for common tasks such as class discussions and presentations. In the capstone, you will create a video presentation on an academic topic....
Learn English: Advanced Academic Speaking and Listening

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  • Once you enroll for a Certificate, you’ll have access to all videos, quizzes, and programming assignments (if applicable). Peer review assignments can only be submitted and reviewed once your session has begun. If you choose to explore the course without purchasing, you may not be able to access certain assignments.

  • When you enroll in the course, you get access to all of the courses in the Specialization, and you earn a certificate when you complete the work. Your electronic Certificate will be added to your Accomplishments page - from there, you can print your Certificate or add it to your LinkedIn profile. If you only want to read and view the course content, you can audit the course for free.

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