Ling 156 Speaking/Listening Level 5 (advanced)

Focus on topics related to global issues. Further expansion of note-taking skills in full-length classroom and taped lectures; active participation in small group discussions, producing written summaries of individual and group progress; preparation and delivery of small group and individual oral presentations related to global issues that demonstrate evidence of research and organizational cues/transitions; use of visual aids, including those developed from software programs. Emphasis is on using research to develop and support ideas in discussions and presentations.