English Communication for Postgraduate Engineering Students

Fall 2020 (1 credit)


Course Description

LANG 5030 is an English for Academic Purposes course specially designed to assist postgraduate students in addressing linguistic challenges while pursuing a MSc in Engineering. It aims to enhance students’ academic presentation, discussion and writing skills. Students will also learn how to make use of existing electronic resources and various English dictionaries for effective and life-long learning.

Intended Learning Outcomes

  • Students can participate actively and express their ideas effectively in discussions
  • Students can convey their ideas clearly in presentations and writing
  • Students can develop strategies for effective listening and speaking in academic contexts
  • Students can develop strategies for writing accurately in academic contexts