VS 502: Academic Communications Seminar 

This course provides scholars, researchers, faculty and other academic professionals with communication strategies for effective academic speaking and writing. Participants learn the basics of academic presentation and develop techniques for effectively participating in academic discussions. Other course topics include the style and organization of research writing, vocabulary development, and pronunciation. Extensive individualized instructor feedback helps participants at all levels of English proficiency improve their spoken accuracy, fluency, and delivery style in both professional and social settings.

Winter 2017 Registration  Now Open!

Course Details for Winter 2017

Day/Time: Wednesdays, 4:30 – 6:30 pm;

Dates: January 18 – March 29 (10 sessions)

Location: ELI Conference Room, 555 S. Forest Avenue, Third Floor


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