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.
The workshop will take place from June 3-6, 10 & 11 from 3:30-5:30.