Course number & Code: Najd 171
Course title: Speaking I (Level One)/ Contact hours: 4
Textbook: INTERACTIONS 1 / LISTENING/SPEAKING/ 4th edition
Improving the students' speaking, understanding, and listening skills.
Improving their knowledge by speaking in world's current affairs.
Improving their cognitive skills.
Improving their interpersonal skills and responsibility.
Improving their communication, information technology and numerical skills.
Introduce them to different types of topics.
Improve their knowledge by introducing them to world's current issues.
Improve their confidence and personal opinions by asking them to talk about what they think and believe in.
Using some very brief written notes when speaking
Managing to maintain one’s audience interested
Respecting the principles of politeness and using appropriate politeness formulae
Developing an argument
Using appropriate paralinguistic expressions while speaking
Making requests, answering requests
Apologizing, refusing, complaining
Contributing to opening and closing moves in exchanges
Making invitations and declining invitations