058 Listening, Note-taking, and Memory Skills
course improves students’ listening skills and shows them
how to take effective classroom notes. It will help students to
develop a personal style for recording various types of lectures.
The course will also provide students with memory and learning strategies
they can use to improve their academic performance.
057: Communication Skills for College Students
course is designed for students who wish to enhance confidence in
oral delivery skills. The objectives of this course are to provide
students with strategies and skills for effective oral communication
that will help them speak with confidence in a variety of speaking
situations. The main focus is on learning through participation
in class. Students will learn through a variety of methods such
as group discussion, role-play and simulation.
055: Essential Grammar and Punctuation
course is designed for students who need a refresher of English
grammar, style, and punctuation. Students will focus on their own
writing, computer practice, and classroom practice to improve their
ability to edit and proofread their own work.
056: Building a Better Vocabulary
will learn to use context clues, word parts, dictionaries, and thesauruses
to expand their academic and general vocabulary. The course will
also offer strategies for learning technical vocabulary and students
will be introduced to the different types of vocabulary and language,
and the four levels of word knowledge. A review of transition words
and figures of speech will also be included.
*These courses are free to NEIT students and count as
credits for financial aid; however, they do NOT fulfill credit