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Sous-titres : Anglais

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Anglais

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Programme du cours : ce que vous apprendrez dans ce cours

Semaine
1
3 heures pour terminer

Introduction

In this capstone, learners will create and present an effective, well-organized speech in a comprehensible manner on a topic in an academic field of the learner's choice. The speech will be presented via asynchronous video. You must be able to record yourself and share your video.

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5 lectures, 2 quiz
5 lectures
Messages5 min
The Capstone Assignment20 min
Choose Your Topic1 h
Background Information30 min
Resource for Topics10 min
Semaine
2
4 heures pour terminer

The Interviews

This week, you will do some interviews to help inform you about the topic you are presenting on. You will write some questions and talk to several people in the related field of study. You'll then compile the data from the interviews and use it effectively in your presentation.

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3 lectures
3 lectures
Write Interview Questions30 min
Interview Some Experts3 h
Resources for Interviewing10 min
Semaine
3
4 heures pour terminer

The Plan

After you interview several people, look at your notes and find some details to include in your presentation. These outside perspectives will give weight to your assumptions and show that you are knowledgeable about the topic. Write an outline of your presentation and find some pictures to accompany your words.

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4 lectures, 2 quiz
4 lectures
Evaluate the Interview Data20 min
Make an Outline30 min
Resources for Planning Your Presentation1 h
Find or Create Images1 h
Semaine
4
4 heures pour terminer

Create a PowerPoint or Other Visuals

Last week, you should have gathered some images you want to use in your presentation. This week, you'll put those together into an attractive presentation format. PowerPoint is very common, but you can be creative and come up with something else that you think looks good.

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2 lectures, 1 quiz
2 lectures
Create a PowerPoint or Other Visual3 h
Resources for Creating Visuals15 min
Semaine
5
3 heures pour terminer

Practice Presenting

This week, you should finish preparing and start practicing your presentation. Practice first without the camera. Get used to the words you want to say. Practice your timing with the visuals you'll be using. Then also practice doing the presentation with the camera. Before you record the whole presentation, do a short part of it and check the quality. Fix any problems this week before you do the final recording.

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3 lectures
3 lectures
Practice Your Presentation3 h
Resources for Preparing10 min
Making Videos10 min
Semaine
6
3 heures pour terminer

Submit Your Project

This week, you'll finish recording and editing your presentation video and submit it for grading. After you've practiced several times and checked the quality of the recordings, record the final video. Make sure you listen to the whole video before you submit so you can catch and correct any mistakes before it's too late.

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3 lectures, 2 quiz
3 lectures
Record the Final Presentation30 min
Listening and Note-Taking Strategies10 min
Learn More10 min

Enseignants

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Tamy Chapman

Instructor, International Programs
University of California Irvine Division of Continuing Education

À propos de Université de Californie à Irvine

Since 1965, the University of California, Irvine has combined the strengths of a major research university with the bounty of an incomparable Southern California location. UCI’s unyielding commitment to rigorous academics, cutting-edge research, and leadership and character development makes the campus a driving force for innovation and discovery that serves our local, national and global communities in many ways....

À propos de la Spécialisation Learn English: Advanced Academic Speaking and Listening

This specialization covers the listening and speaking skills that non-native English-speaking students need to be successful in English-speaking colleges and universities. Native English-speaking students who would like to increase their chances of success in university courses will also benefit as well anyone interested in improving their listening comprehension skills. You will learn how to listen to class lectures and take notes more effectively. You will also improve your speaking skills for common tasks such as class discussions and presentations. In the capstone, you will create a video presentation on an academic topic....
Learn English: Advanced Academic Speaking and Listening

Foire Aux Questions

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  • Lorsque vous vous inscrivez au cours, vous bénéficiez d'un accès à tous les cours de la Spécialisation, et vous obtenez un Certificat lorsque vous avez réussi. Votre Certificat électronique est alors ajouté à votre page Accomplissements. À partir de cette page, vous pouvez imprimer votre Certificat ou l'ajouter à votre profil LinkedIn. Si vous souhaitez seulement lire et visualiser le contenu du cours, vous pouvez accéder gratuitement au cours en tant qu'auditeur libre.

  • You must have a webcam, video camera, or smart phone to make videos. You may also need PowerPoint and video making software.

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