ESL 69 Accent Improvement (3)
Credit, Degree Applicable
Improvement in standard American English pronunciation with emphasis on accent reduction, by improving overall clarity, voice quality, and physical presentation. Recommended for ESL 140
, 150, 160 students with pronunciation problems.
After successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- Outcome 1: Produce suprasegmental and segmental features of English pronunciation correctly and appropriately at a high intermediate level.
- Outcome 2: Analyze use of features of pronunciation to improve speaking and self correct spoken errors.
- Outcome 3: Use voice and body language appropriately for improved intelligibility in academic, formal, and informal settings.
- Outcome 4: Apply knowledge of features of pronunciation to improve listening skills with different varieties and dialects of English.