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Intermediate Level
Approx. 24 hours to complete
English

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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

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Week
1

Week 1

7 hours to complete

Introduction to Discussions

7 hours to complete
7 videos (Total 25 min), 6 readings, 6 quizzes
7 videos
Meet the Teacher1m
Week 1 Introduction50s
Discussions Overview Lecture4m
Preparing for Discussions Lecture4m
Getting Started Lecture5m
Vocabulary Lecture6m
6 readings
Important Messages5m
Preparing for Academic Discussions Practice20m
Vocabulary Practice1h
Discussion Analysis Part 130m
Discussion Analysis Part 230m
Discussion Assignment Directions1h
4 practice exercises
Discussions Practice Quiz30m
Getting Started Practice Quiz30m
Discussion Analysis Practice30m
Graded Quiz30m
Week
2

Week 2

6 hours to complete

Elaboration

6 hours to complete
4 videos (Total 21 min), 5 readings, 5 quizzes
4 videos
Elaboration Lecture5m
Examples Lecture7m
Going Deeper Lecture6m
5 readings
Elaboration Activity20m
Vocabulary Practice1h
Discussion Analysis Part 120m
Discussion Analysis Part 220m
Discussion Assignment Directions1h
4 practice exercises
Examples Practice Quiz30m
Going Deeper Practice Quiz30m
Discussion Analysis Practice30m
Graded Quiz30m
Week
3

Week 3

6 hours to complete

Interaction

6 hours to complete
3 videos (Total 19 min), 4 readings, 6 quizzes
3 videos
Constructing Conversation Lecture5m
Agreeing and Disagreeing Lecture7m
4 readings
Vocabulary Practice1h
Discussion Analysis Part 120m
Discussion Analysis Part 220m
Discussion Assignment Directions1h
5 practice exercises
Interaction Practice Quiz30m
Constructing Conversation Practice Quiz30m
Agreeing and Disagreeing Practice Activity30m
Discussion Analysis Practice30m
Graded Quiz30m
Week
4

Week 4

6 hours to complete

Synthesis

6 hours to complete
3 videos (Total 13 min), 5 readings, 6 quizzes
3 videos
Wrapping Up Lecture2m
Reflecting on the Course Lecture5m
5 readings
Vocabulary Practice1h
Discussion Analysis Part 120m
Discussion Analysis Part 220m
Discussion Assignment Directions1h
Learn More1m
4 practice exercises
Synthesis Practice Quiz30m
Wrapping Up Practice Quiz30m
Discussion Analysis Practice30m
Graded Quiz30m

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