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Pronunciation for Social, Academic, & Professional Settings

NOTE: Feb. 8 & Mar. 8 classes take place in 2925, Harbour Centre.

This non-credit course provides the rules, learning strategies, and contextualized practice in the stress, rhythm, and melody of English words, phrases, and discourse. Students will also learn how a Canadian accent differs from American, British, and Australian varieties of English by analyzing popular TV shows.

Required textbook: Speech Craft: Discourse Pronunciation for Advanced Learners, by Laura Hahn and Wayne Dickerson. Textbooks will be distributed on the first day of class. Open to both undergraduate and graduate students.

There is no fee for the workshop, but the cost of the required textbook is $40.

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Upcoming Workshops

Title Location Dates
Pronunciation for Social, Academic, & Professional Settings : 2018-01-25 to 2018-03-29 Harbour Centre, Rm(s) 1500 & 2925 Thursday, January 25, 2018 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Thursday, February 1, 2018 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Thursday, February 8, 2018 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Thursday, February 15, 2018 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Thursday, February 22, 2018 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Thursday, March 1, 2018 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Thursday, March 8, 2018 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Thursday, March 15, 2018 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Thursday, March 22, 2018 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Thursday, March 29, 2018 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm