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LIR 205

Greek and Latin Keys to Academic English

This course develops students’ proficiency in academic English through a detailed study of Latin and Greek word elements, and the morphological principles whereby they are used to express complex academic concepts in concise form. Following an overview of Greek and Latin roots, analytical skills are applied in the understanding of the origin of Modern English words taken from a variety of fields of study.
Weekly Contact: Lecture:3 hrs.
GPA Weight: 1.00
Course Count: 1.00
Billing Units: 1
Liberal Studies: LL

Prerequisites

None

Antirequisites

None

Co-Requisites

None

Custom Requisites

None

Mentioned in the Following Calendar Pages

*List may not include courses that are on a common table shared between programs.

Language and Intercultural Relations

  • LIR 100
    Global Models in Intercultural Relations
  • LIR 200
    Critical Practices in Intercultural Relations
  • LIR 205
    Greek and Latin Keys to Academic English
  • LIR 207
    Translation as a Cultural Bridge
  • LIR 300
    Intercultural Negotiations
  • LIR 400
    Ethnographic Practices
  • LIR 800
    Topics in Intercultural Relations
  • LIR 901
    Directed Readings (French)
  • LIR 902
    Directed Readings (Spanish)