VS 501: Introduction to Communications in Academia

This course focuses on the academic skills that scholars, researchers, faculty, and other academic professionals in all disciplines need to succeed in the academic community. Key course components include:  1. Specific genres in research writing; 2. Poster and conference presentations; and 3. Leading and participating in formal discussions and informal interactions in the extended academic community.  Extensive individualized instructor feedback will help participants at all levels of English proficiency improve their accuracy, fluency, and delivery style in both professional and social settings.

Spring 2018 Registration  Now Open!

Course Details for Spring 2018

Day/Time: Tuesday & Thursday, 4:00 – 6:00 pm

Dates: May 15 – June 14 (10 sessions)

Location: 1327 East Hall


For more information, call 734-764-2413 or email ELIScholarResources@umich.edu