Teaching Support Centre
Communication in the Canadian Classroom - SPRING 2014
Monday, April 7, 2014 - Wednesday, April 23, 2014
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Occurs weekly every Monday, Wednesday
Teaching Support Centre, Weldon Library Room 122

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.

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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