5L20 The Gentle Art of Conversation

Loading Map....

Tutor/Facilitator Sue Casey

When
Date: on/from Fri 18 Oct 2019 to Fri 8 Nov 2019
Frequency: weekly
Class time: 11:30-1:00

Where
Mary Kehoe Centre, Room 2

Other information

In this series of classes, we will explore the importance of conversation skills in a range of contexts.
Topics to be covered will include:
 Making small talk
 From small talk to real talk
 Turn taking strategies
 Being interested and being interesting
 Suitable topics for discussion
 Conversations across generations and cultures
Classes involve active participation in stimulating, non-threatening activities.

TUTOR: Sue Casey has been actively involved in the field of teaching English as an additional language and communication skills since 1974. She has taught in London, Hong Kong and Australia. For the past 20 years Sue has run a consultancy business supporting language schools in Melbourne