ALS 5780

ALS 5780

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2020-2021.

Designed for international teaching assistants. This course focuses on oral communication, cross-cultural classroom dynamics, and teaching techniques. Through small group seminars, conferences with instructors, audio journals, and a teaching practicum, students work to expand their communication and pedagogical skills.

When Offered Fall, Spring.

Permission Note Priority given based on: immediacy of TA assignment.
Prerequisites/Corequisites Prerequisite: ITA Language Assessment or permission of ITAP.

Outcomes
  • Define components of Advanced Level Speech communication.
  • Identify and practice word, phrasal and sentence stress, intonation and comprehensible pronunciation.
  • Apply knowledge of Advanced Level Speech components to monitor speech during communication.
  • Organize knowledge as a TA using Advanced Level Speech components such as comparison, narration, description and explanation.
  • Evaluate and prioritize areas of communication to improve through reflection.
  • Examine the concept of culture and its influence on teaching and communication.

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Enrollment Information
Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits S/U NoAud

  •  2292ALS 5780  LEC 001

    • TROnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Kenyon, K

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    Enrollment open to: Graduate International Teaching Assistants. Enrollment preference given to: immediacy of TA assignment. No course audits allowed. One additional bi-monthly (time TBA) with instructor required.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits S/U NoAud

  •  2293ALS 5780  LEC 002

    • MWOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Kenyon, K

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    Enrollment open to: Graduate International Teaching Assistants. Enrollment preference given to: immediacy of TA assignment. No course audits allowed. One additional bi-monthly (time TBA) with instructor required.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits S/U NoAud

  •  2294ALS 5780  LEC 003

    • MWOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Kenyon, K

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    Enrollment open to: Graduate International Teaching Assistants. Enrollment preference given to: immediacy of TA assignment. No course audits allowed. One additional bi-monthly (time TBA) with instructor required.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits S/U NoAud

  •  2773ALS 5780  LEC 004

    • MWOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Kenyon, K

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    Enrollment open to: Graduate International Teaching Assistants. Enrollment preference given to: immediacy of TA assignment. No course audits allowed. One additional bi-monthly (time TBA) with instructor required.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits S/U NoAud

  •  2861ALS 5780  LEC 005

    • MWOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Kenyon, K

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    Enrollment open to: Graduate International Teaching Assistants. Enrollment preference given to: immediacy of TA assignment. No course audits allowed. One additional bi-monthly (time TBA) with instructor required.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits S/U NoAud

  •  2871ALS 5780  LEC 006

    • MWOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Kenyon, K

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    Enrollment open to: Graduate International Teaching Assistants. Enrollment preference given to: immediacy of TA assignment. No course audits allowed. One additional bi-monthly (time TBA) with instructor required.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits S/U NoAud

  •  3080ALS 5780  LEC 007

    • MWOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Kenyon, K

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    Enrollment open to Graduate International Teaching Assistants. Enrollment preference is given to immediacy of TA assignment. No course audits allowed. One additional bi-monthly (time TBA) with instructor required.