Catalogue 2012 - 2013

ENGL 500 Pronunciation, Intonation and Speech

Credits

0 cr.

Prerequisite

Admissions into graduate intensive English program.

Course Description

The content of the course will focus on American English sounds, stress, and intonation patterns. Students will listen to and study speeches given by native speakers of English for the purpose of becoming aware of phonological, rhetorical, and cultural patterns in American communities. Students will also practice academic presentation skills appropriate for graduate students in a North American academic environment.