|METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week):
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||Academic Staff TAMAY ERGÜVEN ORHAN
||Fall and Spring Semesters.
||Set 1: 6390101
| 6390102 |
Set 2: 3590101 | 3590102
|One of the sets above should be completed before taking
211 ACADEMIC ORAL PRESENTATION SKILLS .
choosing appropriate presentation topics
reading extensively to gather relevant data
sorting through information
expanding vocab and actively using topical words
preparing and using visual aids
adjusting language to spoken discourse
using body lang effectively
expressing and supporting opinions
asking and answering questions
listening actively and responsively
learning debating procedure
learning discussion management techniques
carrying out field research and team work
The course aims at developing oral presentation skills. To this end, students are engaged in classroom discussions following advanced reading texts on a variety of topics. In the course students study effective presentation techniques, do extensive reading and carry out research to give presentations of different functions with mature content and topical vocabulary.
By the end of the semester,sts will have performed 4 presentations; namely, informative speech, persuasive speech, audio-visual presentation and final project presentation.