EAP260 - EAP: Advanced Listening and Speaking Skills

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Subject Title
EAP: Advanced Listening and Speaking Skills

Subject Description
EAP260 is an advanced listening and speaking skills course. It is a continuation of EAP160. The main focus in speaking is on oral production and practical applications for academic and professional settings. Students learn how to use grammatical functions by developing speaking, listening, and decision making skills for each item in a variety of contexts.

Credit Status
Non credit

Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this subject the student will be able to:

1. Deliver prepared and impromptu oral class presentations to demonstrate advanced speaking skills.

2. Summarize main ideas and supporting points of a lecture to demonstrate listening comprehension.

3. Record notes that identify the main points and supporting arguments of a lecture.

4. Communicate effectively in spoken English using appropriate advanced grammar, vocabulary and language functions.

5. Employ appropriate discourse elements to expand topics, explain results and defend arguments.

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