ESL for AS&E Graduate Students
This week we will learn skills that can help in the professional setting. Some of the activities and topics for discussion will include:
- Office life: Welcoming students (or colleagues), making small talk and “getting down to business”.
- I am in expert in ____ing: We will learn how to discuss your research interests and areas of expertise with potential employer and networking contacts.
- It’s not what you say but how you say it: We will consider the impact of nonverbal aspects on your overall message.
This week's materials:
Due Dates of Assignments/Readings:
September 29, 2014 - No homework is due.
October 1, 2014 - Homework #3 is due. Please read Sarkisian pp. 7-23. before class.