Course Description

Course CodeCourse NameCreditsHours
1400023 Oral-Aural Training in English 0.0 4
Description This training is designated to help students establish communicative skills through natural and authentic English, contextualized in lively, interesting situations related to students' immediate needs. Special focuses will be on (1) listening for main ideas and for specific information; (2) pronunciation exercises targeted at important features of English, such as stress, rhythm, intonation, reduction, and linking sounds; (3) conversational fluency providing students with a wide range of useful conversational expressions. Classes will be conducted in the language labs,and students will be expected to participate in class discussions, oral drills after listening to tapes and watching videos. Lots of interaction with other students either in pairs or in small or large group activities will be emphasized.