ALS 5780

ALS 5780

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2019-2020.

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 Sat/Unsat

  •  1368ALS 5780  LEC 001

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid - Online & In Person
    Open to Graduate International Teaching Assistants. Priority given based on immediacy of TA assignment. No course audits allowed. One additional bimonthly meeting (time TBA) with instructor required.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  2609ALS 5780  LEC 002

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid - Online & In Person
    Open to Graduate International Teaching Assistants. Priority given based on immediacy of TA assignment. No course audits allowed. One additional bimonthly meeting (time TBA) with instructor required.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  2610ALS 5780  LEC 003

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid - Online & In Person
    Open to Graduate International Teaching Assistants. Priority given based on immediacy of TA assignment. No course audits allowed. One additional bimonthly meeting (time TBA) with instructor required.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  3810ALS 5780  LEC 004

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid - Online & In Person
    Open to Graduate International Teaching Assistants. Priority given based on immediacy of TA assignment. No course audits allowed. One additional bimonthly meeting (time TBA) with instructor required.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  3874ALS 5780  LEC 005

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid - Online & In Person
    Open to Graduate International Teaching Assistants. Priority given based on immediacy of TA assignment. No course audits allowed. One additional bimonthly meeting (time TBA) with instructor required.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  4350ALS 5780  LEC 006

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid - Online & In Person
    Open to Graduate International Teaching Assistants. Priority given based on immediacy of TA assignment. No course audits allowed. One additional bimonthly meeting (time TBA) with instructor required.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  4373ALS 5780  LEC 007

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid - Online & In Person
    Open to Graduate International Teaching Assistants. Priority given based on immediacy of TA assignment. No course audits allowed. One additional bimonthly meeting (time TBA) with instructor required.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 19097ALS 5780  LEC 008

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid - Online & In Person
    Open to Graduate International Teaching Assistants. Priority given based on immediacy of TA assignment. No course audits allowed. One additional bimonthly meeting (time TBA) with instructor required.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 19098ALS 5780  LEC 009

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid - Online & In Person
    Open to Graduate International Teaching Assistants. Priority given based on immediacy of TA assignment. No course audits allowed. One additional bimonthly meeting (time TBA) with instructor required.