Oral (Effective) Communication Skills
Dr. Ufuk Balaman
Wong, J. & Waring, H. Z. (2010). Conversation analysis and second language pedagogy. Routledge.
|1.||xx||Introduction of the Syllabus
Getting to know each other
|2.||xx||What is conversation?
What is interactional competence?
Speakership and listenership vs. talk-in-interaction
Preparing feedback on video-recorded interactions
Conversation workshop I
|3.||xx||Turn-taking, construction, sharing, and allocation
Conversation workshop II
|4.||xx||Turn-taking, construction, sharing, and allocation
Conversation workshop III
|5.||xx||Conversation workshop IV
|6.||xx||Work on the assignment! (Open office)|
|7.||xx||Video feedback on turn-taking
Conversation workshop V
Expanding the talk-in-interaction
Conversation workshop VI
|9.||xx||Type-specific sequences of talk-in-interaction
Requesting, apology, compliment, announcements
Conversation workshop VII
|10.||xx||Conversation workshop VIII (Recording)|
|11.||xx||Work on the assignment! (Open office)|
|12.||xx||Video feedback on sequence and preference organization
Conversation workshop IX
|13.||xx||Conversation workshop X|
Conversation workshop XI
Video Feedback (25 pts x 2) = 50 pts (midterm)
Final Interview = 50 pts
Bonus: Attending Conversation Club meetings = 10 pts
PRESENTATIONS and FEEDBACK SHEETS* (click to download)
The materials within the presentations are based on Wong & Waring (2010).
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