Summer School @ UTM

Explore the World of Engineering & Science through English

SS02 Oral Communication for Future Professionals

Programme Summary

This is a short English oral communication skill course for future professionals especially for those involved in engineering and science. The course serves as a platform for participants to practise their English skills with emphasis on science and technology in an integrated academic and natural environment. In addition, the course would assist to enhance confidence and ability to speak about discipline-related matters in English. Experienced instructors will guide participants in their learning experience. Participants will also be accompanied by trained and friendly local students as learning buddies. During the course, participants will be given guidance and opportunities to deliver oral presentations, participate in group discussions on issues related to contemporary science and technology and other oral activities.

Programme Objectives

  • To provide English Communication Skills Practice for undergraduates as future professionals
  • To develop confidence and ability to speak disciplined related matters in English
  • To conduct and participate in group discussions on issues using English
  • To develop ability in delivering verbal reports in English

Eligibility

International Undergraduate and Postgraduate students with valid passport and visa (if required)

Assoc Prof Dr Noor Abidah Mohd Omar (Coordinator)

Organisational Structure

 

Coordinator:
Assoc Prof Dr Noor Abidah Mohd Omar  abidah@utm.my +60193562156
Assistant Coordiinator:
Dr Mahani Stapa  mahani@utm.my +60167123275
Committee Members:
Assoc Prof Dr Abd Halim Abd Raof  m-halim@utm.my +60197291000
Dr Norhiza Ismail m-nhiza@utm.my +60197980903
Mdm Yasmin Hanafi Zaid yasmin@utm.my +60197259595
Ms Atiqah Shaharudin atiqah@utm.my +60137552573
Ms Siti Khadijah bt Abdul Wahab sitikhadijah@utm.my +60126113205
Assoc Prof Dr Masdinah Md Yusof alauyah@utm.my +60137525609
Dr Adlina Abd Samad m-adlina@utm.my +60127105628
Mdm Rohayah Kahar rohayahkahar@utm.my, +60178412808

Fee

 

Duration

Minimum number of participants Fee
3 weeks 20 USD1500
2 weeks 20 USD1000
1 week 20 USD700
5 days 4 nights 20 USD450

Fee includes course materials, accommodation (twin-sharing), transportation (for excursions), excursions and airport pickup*.

*The ground arrangement is only applicable via Senai International Airport, Johor Bahru, Johor. Arrangement from Changi Airport Singapore to UTM will incur additional charges per person.

Registration Information & Payment Procedure

Open all year round.

Website and Online application: www.utm.my/MyTREE