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GRAD 502: Effective Conversation

Summary

Mondays, 5-6:30, starting January 2020

Full Description
Students will learn about and practice a set of strategies for effective conversation in English. These strategies include how to ask for clarification, agree and disagree, summarize, share information, correct someone politely, and make decisions in a group setting. Students will learn American conversational conventions and culture, while practicing skills in initiating, maintaining, and ending a conversation. This is a great class for students who have already taken GRAD 501.