English Language Support (ELSO)Arts and Sciences

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Course descriptions provided by the Courses of Study 2018-2019.

ELSO 6210

When we think about pronunciation, we often think about individual sounds, but other features of speech are often more important for making oneself understood. These features, such as pausing, intonation ... view course details

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  •   Seven Week - First. 

  • 1.5 Credits S/U NoAud

  • 14932ELSO 6210  LEC 001

  • Only international graduate and professional students who pay tuition to Cornell may enroll. For ELSO course policies, go to knight.as.cornell.edu/elso.

ELSO 6220

In academia, students participate in discussions to share and create new knowledge, challenge ideas, and negotiate their identities. Thus participating in discussions is essential for students to become ... view course details

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  •   Seven Week - First. 

  • 1.5 Credits S/U NoAud

  • 14933ELSO 6220  LEC 001

    • F
    • Aug 23 - Oct 12, 2018
    • Myers, M

  • Only international graduate and professional students who pay tuition to Cornell may enroll. For ELSO course policies, go to knight.as.cornell.edu/elso.

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Syllabi: none
  •   Seven Week - Second. 

  • 1.5 Credits S/U NoAud

  • 15071ELSO 6220  LEC 002

    • F
    • Oct 15 - Dec 4, 2018
    • Myers, M

  • Only international graduate and professional students who pay tuition to Cornell may enroll. For ELSO course policies, go to knight.as.cornell.edu/elso.

ELSO 6230

Whether presenting for seminars, journal club meetings, conferences, or in classes, being comfortable presenting is an essential part of graduate studies. This course will provide students with strategies ... view course details

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  •   Seven Week - Second. 

  • 1.5 Credits S/U NoAud

  • 15069ELSO 6230  LEC 001

  • Only international graduate and professional students who pay tuition to Cornell may enroll. For ELSO course policies, go to knight.as.cornell.edu/elso.

ELSO 6510

During this course, students focus on one writing project while learning strategies for developing a more effective writing process, engaging in peer review, and using features of academic style. By the ... view course details

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  •   Seven Week - First. 

  • 1.5 Credits S/U NoAud

  • 14928ELSO 6510  LEC 001

  • Only international graduate and professional students who pay tuition to Cornell may enroll. For ELSO course policies, go to knight.as.cornell.edu/elso.

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Syllabi: none
  •   Seven Week - First. 

  • 1.5 Credits S/U NoAud

  • 14929ELSO 6510  LEC 002

    • M
    • Aug 23 - Oct 12, 2018
    • Cox, M

  • Only full-time matriculated international multilingual graduate and professional students may enroll.

ELSO 6520

One of the greatest challenges of graduate school is learning the writing practices of your discipline: learning how to write with the processes, in the structures and styles, and with the rhetorical moves ... view course details

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  •   Seven Week - First. 

  • 1.5 Credits S/U NoAud

  • 17182ELSO 6520  LEC 001

  • Only international graduate and professional students who pay tuition to Cornell may enroll. For ELSO course policies, go to knight.as.cornell.edu/elso.

ELSO 6530

This course introduces a range of strategies for identifying and addressing issues related to organization, syntax, style, usage, and grammar.  Students apply these strategies to texts that they have already ... view course details

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  •   Seven Week - Second. 

  • 1.5 Credits S/U NoAud

  • 15067ELSO 6530  LEC 001

    • W
    • Oct 15 - Dec 4, 2018
    • Lindberg, N

  • Only international graduate and professional students who pay tuition to Cornell may enroll. For ELSO course policies, go to knight.as.cornell.edu/elso.

ELSO 6540

To write academic papers with sophistication, you must know how to write effectively with sources--how to read papers strategically, take effective notes, integrate source material into your prose, and ... view course details

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  •   Seven Week - Second. 

  • 1.5 Credits S/U NoAud

  • 15068ELSO 6540  LEC 001

  • Only international graduate and professional students who pay tuition to Cornell may enroll. For ELSO course policies, go to knight.as.cornell.edu/elso.

ELSO 6580

This course is designed to assist international graduate and professional students in making progress on writing a research paper (i.e. articles for publications, dissertation chapters, seminar papers, ... view course details

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  •   Seven Week - Second. 

  • 1.5 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 17189ELSO 6580  LEC 001

    • M
    • Oct 15 - Dec 4, 2018
    • Cox, M

  • This course is enrolled by permission only. To apply for this course, go to tinyurl.com/ELSO6580. Only international graduate and professional students who pay tuition to Cornell may enroll. For ELSO course policies, go to knight.as.cornell.edu/elso.

ELSO 6610

This course is designed for international professional students who will need to write in English in business contexts. Students will learn strategies for planning, developing, and editing business documents, ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Seven Week - Second. 

  • 1.5 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 17185ELSO 6610  LEC 001

    • W
    • Oct 15 - Dec 4, 2018
    • Cox, M

  • Only international graduate and professional students who pay tuition to Cornell may enroll. For ELSO course policies, go to knight.as.cornell.edu/elso.

ELSO 6620

This course introduces a series of professional job application steps, including the giving elevator pitches, networking, searching for jobs, interpreting job ads, attending job fairs, making digital profiles, ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Seven Week - First. 

  • 1.5 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 17180ELSO 6620  LEC 001

    • W
    • Aug 23 - Oct 12, 2018
    • Lindberg, N

  • Only international graduate and professional students who pay tuition to Cornell may enroll. For ELSO course policies, go to knight.as.cornell.edu/elso.