Current Term’s Courses


​​Registration Instructions & A​ttendance Policies​

The May 2020 Course Schedule will be posted mid to late April.

February/March 2020 Course Schedule

Discipline-Specific Courses​​​​​​DurationSectionDay and TimeDuration Dates
*Oral Presentation Skills for Professional Master’s Students6 wee​ks 2Fri. 1:00 – 3:00Feb. 28 – Apr. 3
*Oral Presentation Skills for Professional Master’s Students 6 weeks3Wed. 3:00 – 5:00Feb. 26 – Apr. 1
*Prewriting Strategies for Developing and Organizing Your Ideas
(Physical and Life Sciences)
4 weeks1Tues. 10:00 – 12:00Mar. 10 – Mar. 31
Thesis Writing in the Physical and Life Sciences5 weeks1Fri. 10:00 – 12:00Feb. 28 – Mar. 27
*​Understanding the Research Article: Reading Towards Writing
(for students engaged in non-experimental research)
5 weeks 1Thurs. 1:00 – 3:00 Feb. 27 – Apr. 2

Courses​​​​​​ for Native Speakers of EnglishDurationSectionDay and TimeDuration Dates
Becoming a Better Editor of Your Own Work
(all divisions)
4 weeks1Wed. 10:00 – 12:00Mar. 11 – Apr. 1
*Oral Presentation Skills (for native speakers of English)6 weeks​ 2Mon. 6:00 – 8:00Feb. 24 – Mar. 30

Courses​​​​​​ for Non-Native Speakers of English DurationSectionDay and TimeDuration Dates
Academic Conversation Skills​​​​ ​​ ​ 6 weeks 3Mon. 4:00 – 6:00Mar. 2 – Apr. 6
Academic Writing 1: Focus on Essentials5 weeks 2Fri. 1:00 – 3:00Feb. 28 – Mar. 27
​​​Academic Writing 2: Focus ​on Grammar​5 weeks 2Wed. 2:00 – 4:00Mar. 4 – Apr. 1
​​​Academic Writing 3: Focus ​on Style​ 5 weeks1Wed. 4:00 – 6:00Feb. 26 – Mar. 25
​*Oral Presentation Sk​ills (for non-native speakers of English)​6 weeks 4Fri. 10:00 – 12:00Feb. 28 – Apr. 3