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Pronunciation and Clear Speaking (Part-time)

Helmi Hermain

Helmi Hermain, Indonesia
Pronunciation and Clear Speaking

“This course is a fun way to improve pronunciation. I got a lot of enjoyment from doing this class. I was not afraid to make mistakes and the teacher had a fun way of encouraging students to correct their pronunciation. I felt I moved to the next level of my English ability.”

Pronunciation and Clear Speaking is a part time course designed to help you improve your pronunciation of the English language.  By focusing specifically on how you produce spoken English, you will develop a clearer speaking voice and be able to communicate more effectively - whether in a social setting or a professional environment. 

Students are asked to bring an audio-recording device to class.

Duration Maximum Class Size Levels Fee
2 hours per week for 5 weeks 15 students         1 Level AUD$230

Key Benefits

  • Develop strategies to overcome your particular difficulties with spoken communication.
  • Improve your confidence and fluency with spoken English
  • Learn how to produce the appropriate sounds, stress and intonation patterns of English.
  • Be more easily understood and able to convey your message in an appropriate way.
  • Reduce the impact of your accent and enhance the clarity of your speech. 
  • Be more confident in social and professional situations.
  • Highly qualified and experienced teachers will provide you with personalised support and advice.
  • Advanced classroom technology and modern facilities give you the best possible learning environment.

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This course is suitable for domestic students and for international students on a student visa, as a supplementary course in addition to their fulltime program.

  • You should have an intermediate to advanced level of English.
  • Recommended minimum entry requirement of IELTS 6.0 or equivalent.

Areas covered will include:

  • Diagnosis of your specific areas of need with pronunciation.
  • Strategies to overcome particular difficulties with spoken communication.
  • Word stress
  • Sentence stress and rhythm
  • Strategies for pronouncing difficult or unfamiliar words and sounds.
  • Pausing and intonation patterns
  • Listening to Australian spoken English
  • The International Phonetic Alphabet

Course content will be adjusted by the teacher to meet the specific needs of each class.

There may be times when students are required to record themselves speaking, so it is recommended that you familiarise yourself with the audio-recording function on your mobile phones before class.

Courses are offered at L5 building 223 Anzac Parade Kensington

UNSW staff and full-time students are eligible for a discount of 25% off the full course fee.

Fee: AUD$230

2017

Start Date Finish Date
8 February (Wed)8 March (Wed)
22 March (Wed) 19 April (Wed)
19 April (Wed)17 May (Wed)
24 May (Wed)21 June (Wed)
28 June (Wed)26 July (Wed)
2 August (Wed)30 August (Wed)
6 September (Wed)4 October (Wed)
11 October (Wed)8 November (Wed)
15 November (Wed)13 December (Wed)

 

Prajnanda Sraman

Prajnanda Sraman, Bangladesh
Pronunciation and Clear Speaking

“Being a non-native English speaker I learnt many things in the Pronunciation & Clear Speaking course. I would recommend it to the non-native English speakers who really want to advance their pronunciation. My special thanks to my teacher and UNSW Institute of Languages!”

Courses are offered at L5 building 223 Anzac Parade Kensington

Part-time Evening

Every Wednesday
2 hours per week for 5 weeks
7.00 - 9.00pm

  • There is no formal assessment for this course.
  • Your progress is continuously monitored by your course teacher and regular feedback is provided.
  • A Certificate of Attendance is awarded upon successful completion of the course.

Welcome to our Apply Online page:

  1. Please read our How to Apply section.
  2. Please study our Application Checklist and have all documents ready.
  3. Click here for the promotion code to claim your UNSW Staff/Student discount.  
  4. Please note our Conditions of Enrolment for part time English courses.

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