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COSK1220-R Reading & Writing Strategies    (Fall 2014)

Course Details
Course Description
About The Instructor
Course Details
This section of COSK1220 is intended for international students only. The instructor has special training for meeting the needs of English as a Second Language students. Native speakers of English should not register for this section

Session, Dates: 1 (08/25/2014 - 12/13/2014)

Days: T R

Time: 12:15 - 01:30 pm

Location: Moon Campus

Room: Patrick Henry 304

Seats Available: 3 Seats

Credits: 3

Course Description

This course introduces the integrated nature of the communications skills program and establishes the importance of communications for a successful life and career. Students are made conscious of the behaviors and communication patterns typical of the groups to which they and other students belong; they learn to see themselves as audiences for others as they explore how different audiences have different patterns of communication and different expectations; they are encouraged to value and respect differences in communication patterns exhibited by others; and they are encouraged to adapt to the patterns of behavior and communication expected in academic and professional life. Though all the communications skills are introduced and practiced, reading, interpreting, and writing are emphasized.

About The Instructor

Donna J. Morris

Part-Time Faculty and ESL Tutor
English Department


morrisd@rmu.edu
Wheatley Center 142
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