English Language Support (ELSO)Arts and Sciences

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

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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Syllabi: none
  •   Seven Week - First. 

  • 1.5 Credits S/U NoAud

  • 14543ELSO 6210  LEC 001

    • R
    • Jan 21 - Mar 10, 2020
    • Lindberg, N

  • Only Cornell international graduate and professional students who are able to enroll in courses through Student Center may enroll in ELSO courses.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Seven Week - Second. 

  • 1.5 Credits S/U NoAud

  • 14759ELSO 6210  LEC 002

    • TR
    • Mar 11 - May 5, 2020
    • Myers, M

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

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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Syllabi: none
  •   Seven Week - Second. 

  • 1.5 Credits S/U NoAud

  • 18081ELSO 6220  LEC 001

    • W
    • Mar 11 - May 5, 2020
    • Lindberg, N

  • Only Cornell international graduate and professional students who are able to enroll in courses through Student Center may enroll in ELSO courses.

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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Syllabi: none
  •   Seven Week - First. 

  • 1.5 Credits S/U NoAud

  • 14821ELSO 6230  LEC 001

    • TR
    • Jan 21 - Mar 10, 2020
    • Myers, M

  • Only Cornell international graduate and professional students who are able to enroll in courses through Student Center may enroll in ELSO courses.

ELSO 6510

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

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Syllabi: none
  •   Seven Week - First. 

  • 1.5 Credits S/U NoAud

  • 14545ELSO 6510  LEC 001

    • TR
    • Jan 21 - Mar 10, 2020
    • Myers, M

  • Only Cornell international graduate and professional students who are able to enroll in courses through Student Center may enroll in ELSO courses.

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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Syllabi: none
  •   Seven Week - Second. 

  • 1.5 Credits S/U NoAud

  • 14588ELSO 6530  LEC 001

    • TR
    • Mar 11 - May 5, 2020
    • Myers, M

  • Only Cornell international graduate and professional students who are able to enroll in courses through Student Center may enroll in ELSO courses.

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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Syllabi: none
  •   Seven Week - First. 

  • 1.5 Credits S/U NoAud

  • 17876ELSO 6540  LEC 001

    • WF
    • Jan 21 - Mar 10, 2020
    • Lindberg, N

  • Only Cornell international graduate and professional students who are able to enroll in courses through Student Center may enroll in ELSO courses.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Seven Week - Second. 

  • 1.5 Credits S/U NoAud

  • 14760ELSO 6540  LEC 002

    • TR
    • Mar 11 - May 5, 2020
    • Lindberg, N

  • Only Cornell international graduate and professional students who are able to enroll in courses through Student Center may enroll in ELSO courses.

ELSO 6590

This course is designed to assist international writers in making progress on theses and dissertations by providing structured writing time, access to resources, and a supportive peer community. Each week, ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Seven Week - First. 

  • 1.5 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 14546ELSO 6590  LEC 001

    • M
    • Jan 21 - Mar 10, 2020
    • Cox, M

  • This course is enrolled by permission of the instructor. To apply for this course, find the link on the ELSO courses website: https://knight.as.cornell.edu/elso-courses. This, and all ELSO courses, are restricted to Cornell international graduate students.

ELSO 6630

This course is designed to assist advanced international doctoral students as they prepare to apply for academic positions. Students will learn strategies for planning an academic job search, developing ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Seven Week - Second. 

  • 1.5 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 14815ELSO 6630  LEC 001

    • M
    • Mar 11 - May 5, 2020
    • Cox, M

  • This course is enrolled by permission of the instructor. To apply for this course, find the link on the ELSO courses website: https://knight.as.cornell.edu/elso-courses. This, and all ELSO courses, are restricted to Cornell international graduate students.