General English for Spouses/Partners
This tuition-free English course for VU community spouses/partners will help non-native speakers of English with a low to intermediate proficiency develop functional oral language skills commonly used in social situations through a series of listening, speaking, and reading activities.
|General English Conversation students at final potluck.|
The program was originally funded by a Peabody College Department of Teaching and Learning Instructional Improvement Grant and is currently funded through the ELC.
- Commit to attending the full 11 weeks of classes
- Agree to being assessed
- Buy the textbook, available in the Vanderbilt Bookstore
- Enrollment is on a first-come, first-served basis.
Who should enroll in this program?
This English language course is specifically designed for adults at the beginning to low intermediate levels. The course will focus on developing functional oral language skills in English commonly used in social settings. Through a series of listening, speaking, and reading activities, students will learn to talk about common topics, and make simple conversation.
How do I enroll?
General English for Spouses/Partners is offered only in the Spring Semester. Click HERE to reserve your spot. .
Date, Time, and Location:
NOTE: Next enrollment Spring 2014. Classes will begin at the end of January.
Location: To be announced
What is a 'Partner'? This course is available to same-sex domestic partners of the VU Community.
For more information about the course, please contact:Romy Frank, Language Teaching Specialist