Part-Time English Programs
Open to NY residents, Columbia students and employees whose first language is not English. Fall and Spring semester.
Note: All Fall 2020 part-time classes will be taught remotely via Zoom and Canvas.
This course helps students develop their academic writing skills. It covers essay structure, rhetoric, grammatical accuracy, editing, paraphrasing and citing sources.
This course helps students develop fluency and improve overall listening comprehension. It covers presentation skills, group discussion, social interactions, speaking clearly and persuasively, and techniques for self-monitoring grammar, vocabulary and pronunciation.
This course helps students attend to and better produce the sounds and rhythms of English. It covers word stress, intonation and individual sounds in order to improve intelligibility and confidence in spoken English.
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