Language Skills Enrichment
Conversation & Pronunciation Skills I & II
These 36-hour courses are for English learners who want to improve their conversational English and pronunciation. Approximately half of the course time is spent on conversation skills and half on pronunciation. Course goals are to improve fluency and speaking competence by practicing the vocabulary, expressions, and grammatical forms needed for everyday communication. Pronunciation is improved by practicing vowel and consonant sounds, intonation, rhythm, and stress. These courses help learners gain confidence in their English in order to communicate more fluently and effectively. Class I is for students with high-beginning to intermediate English proficiency, and Class II is for students with high-intermediate to advanced English proficiency. The Registration Fee is $700 and includes tuition and the book.
This 36-hour course is for students with intermediate-level to advanced-level English proficiency who want to practice and build the skills needed for success on the TOEFL test. The course provides extensive practice in all language skill areas (listening, speaking, reading, writing), systematic analysis of each of the skill areas of the test, and practice of successful test-taking strategies designed to improve test scores. The Registration Fee is $725 and includes tuition and the book.