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100 % en línea

Comienza de inmediato y aprende a tu propio ritmo.

Fechas límite flexibles

Restablece las fechas límite en función de tus horarios.

Nivel intermedio

Aprox. 15 horas para completar

Sugerido: 3-4 hours/week for 6 weeks...

Inglés (English)

Subtítulos: Inglés (English)

Programa - Qué aprenderás en este curso

Semana
1
3 horas para completar

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....
5 readings, 2 quizzes
5 lecturas
Messages5m
The Capstone Assignment20m
Choose Your Topics
Background Information30m
Resource for Topics10m
Semana
2
4 horas para completar

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....
3 readings
3 lecturas
Write Interview Questions30m
Interview Some Expertss
Resources for Interviewing10m
Semana
3
4 horas para completar

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....
4 readings, 2 quizzes
4 lecturas
Evaluate the Interview Data20m
Make an Outline30m
Resources for Planning Your Presentations
Find or Create Imagess
Semana
4
4 horas para completar

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....
2 readings, 1 quiz
2 lecturas
Create a PowerPoint or Other Visuals
Resources for Creating Visuals15m
Semana
5
3 horas para completar

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....
3 readings
3 lecturas
Practice Your Presentations
Resources for Preparing10m
Making Videos10m
Semana
6
3 horas para completar

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....
3 readings, 2 quizzes
3 lecturas
Record the Final Presentation30m
Listening and Note-Taking Strategies10m
Learn More10m

Instructores

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Tamy Chapman

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

Acerca de Universidad de California en 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....

Acerca del programa especializado 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

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  • Cuando te inscribes en un curso, obtienes acceso a todos los cursos que forman parte del Programa especializado y te darán un Certificado cuando completes el trabajo. Se añadirá tu Certificado electrónico a la página Logros. Desde allí, puedes imprimir tu Certificado o añadirlo a tu perfil de LinkedIn. Si solo quieres leer y visualizar el contenido del curso, puedes auditar el curso sin costo.

  • 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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