UAB Graduate Catalog

Speaking and Presentation

GRD 721
Academic Interactions

3 credit hours
Contact: Jonghee Shadix, Instructor (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. )

Designed for international students and employees.  Interact confidently and effectively whether speaking to one person or to a group.  Explore situations ranging from simple to complex, including meetings, presentations, social events, and job interviews. Spring, Summer, and Fall. 3 credit hours. Pass/No-Pass.


GRD 730
Developing Your Professional Image

3 credit hours
Contact: Alan Corbin, Instructor (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. )

Multi-theme course designed to raise students' awareness of their professional image - how they communicate, dress and deport themselves - and to guide them in developing, polishing and protecting that image.  For U.S. and international students and employees. Spring, Summer, and Fall. 3 credit hours. Pass/No-Pass.


GRD 711
Advanced Conversation

3 credit hours

Advanced conversation for internationals. Polish your conversation skills while discussing an array of contemporary issues and timeless themes. Pass/No-Pass course. Designed primarily for international students, except with permission of instructor. Questions? Contact Alan Corbin (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ).