UQAM - Université du Québec à Montréal
Evening Language Training

NEW

Evening Language Course : English Pronunciation. *Course reserved to speakers who master the abc of conversation.

From January 25th to March 29th, 2017. Wednesday, from 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM.

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Non-credit Evening Language Courses at UQAM

English Writing

Target Public :

Individuals, students, professionals of any discipline.

 

Levels Offered :

* Level determined by the mandatory placement test

Course Format :

Small group lessons (a maximum of 12 to 16 participants)       

Course Duration :

25 hours of training. A 2.5-hour* lesson, once a week over 10 weeks (*pause included)

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Teaching Approach and Content :

The objective of this course is to give tools to help anyone to :

  • Structure ideas in order to write precise, concise, coherent written documents (eg. letters, memos, emails);
  • Build arguments that will convince people in a variety of contexts, including delicate ones;
  • Improve written expression by increasing clarity and precision while taking note of cultural and language properties of canadian, american and british cultures;
  • Precisely and concisely describe events and experiences, and clearly present projects, objectives and schemes of work;
  • Improve the look of written work, making it more professional and attractive by using proper syntax, grammar and suitable vocabulary;
  • Understand the main ideas of formal as informal texts.

Course Material :

The course book (+/- $60) is at the student expense and its cost and the necessity to buy it are to be confirmed upon confirmed registration.

Certificate of Course Participation awarded at the end of the training (minimum attendance requirement: seven classes out of ten)

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