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Building a Power Vocabulary


In Class


Your vocabulary is a vital communication tool: make sure you are using it correctly. Understand the history and mechanics of the English language in order to teach you how to develop and employ an expressive and professional vocabulary. Begin communicating clearly, persuasively and precisely.


  • Enhancing your use of the English language
  • Tools and resources for selecting appropriate words to communicate effectively

Applies Towards the Following Certificates

Registration Options

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WRBS6203 - 008 29 Mar 2017 - 17 May 2017 Available

Day Date Time Location
Wed   29 Mar 2017 to 17 May 2017 7:00PM to 9:00PM Downtown Campus, Citi Plaza, 120

Required Software/Technology: Computer and access to the internet.

What to Expect

This is an interactive course; you will engage face-to-face with your class and instructor.

You will have access to our online learning management system to review, download and print course materials, connect with your classmates and instructor via the online discussion forum.

You can expect approximately three additional hours of work per week for readings, assignments and other course requirements.

Completion Requirements

Active participation is required and participants must miss no more than two classes.


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 , Pillar , Amway , Great West Life , Goodlife Reward Members , TriHQ