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Communication in the Canadian Classroom -FALL 2012
Room 120 - Teaching Support Centre

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Communication in the Canadian Classroom
Effective communication is an essential element of good teaching and learning, good research, and success in a university environment. Join us for a 12-hour seminar series, and learn to communicate with greater confidence in the Canadian academic environment.

In Communication in the Canadian Classroom, you will:

•learn to communicate effectively and confidently with Canadian students;
•develop essential skills for communicating effectively in a new culture;
•acquire an ability to express your ideas concisely; and
•understand how to participate effectively in a Canadian classroom.

Workshop activities include discussions of cultural differences in the classroom, role plays involving giving feedback to students; and opportunities to express your ideas concisely. You will develop your English communication skills in a supportive atmosphere among graduate students from a variety of disciplines and cultures.

Sessions
Communication in the Canadian Classroom - Session A
Monday, September 17, 2012 - Wednesday, October 3, 2012    4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Occurs weekly every Monday, Wednesday

Room 120 - Teaching Support Centre

The content of the CCC classes is the same on Monday and Tuesday and on Wednesday and Thursday. If you cannot attend Monday AND Wednesday, you may attend Monday and Thursday or Tuesday and Wednesday.

Communication in the Canadian Classroom - Session B
Tuesday, September 18, 2012 - Thursday, October 4, 2012    4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Occurs weekly every Tuesday, Thursday

Room 120 - Teaching Support Centre

The content of the CCC classes is the same on Monday and Tuesday and on Wednesday and Thursday. If you cannot attend Tuesday AND Thursday, you may attend Monday and Thursday or Tuesday and Wednesday.

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Teaching Support Centre
Room 122, The D.B. Weldon Library
The University of Western Ontario
London, Ontario N6A 3K7
tsc@uwo.ca