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Building a Power Vocabulary


In Class


Your vocabulary is a vital communication tool: make sure you are using it correctly. This course introduces the history and mechanics of the English language in order to teach you how to develop and employ an expressive and professional vocabulary. This course is tailored to any individual who wishes to communicate clearly, persuasively and precisely.

What You Will Learn

At the completion of this course students will be able to:

  • Enhance their use of the English language during the writing and expressive process
  • Use the appropriate tools and resources they need to independently select appropriate and effective words to communicate effectively

What to Expect

This is an interactive course, which includes lectures, writing exercises and discussion.

There are no prerequisites required. Please come prepared to share your experiences, opinions and perspectives with the class.

Registration Options

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WRBS6203 - 006 Jan 15 - Mar 05, 2015 Enrollment Closed

Day Date Time Location
Thu   Jan 15 to Mar 05, 2015 7:00PM to 9:00PM Downtown Campus, Citi Plaza, 120

Completion Requirements
To complete this course, active participation is required and participants must miss no more than two classes.

Required Materials
Random House Websters Power Vocabulary Builder, Geiss, ISBN 9780345405456.

Janis Wallace

Course Fee $375.00 ?
Western Employee $375.00 ?

Potential Discount(s): Citi Plaza , Western Alumni