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Comentários e feedback de alunos de English for Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics da instituição Universidade da Pensilvânia

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Sobre o curso

Welcome to English for Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics, a course created by the University of Pennsylvania, and funded by the U.S. Department of State Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, Office of English Language Programs. To enroll in this course for free, click on “Enroll now” and then select "Full Course. No certificate." If you want to get a Coursera Verified Certificate for free, please fill out the Financial Aid form. This course is designed for non-native English speakers who are interested in improving their English skills in the sciences. In this course, you will explore some of the most innovative areas of scientific study, while expanding your vocabulary and the language skills needed to share scientific information within your community. In unit 1, you will learn how to preview texts and practice some of the language used to make comparisons when talking about global warming and climate change. In unit 2, you will examine the chemistry of climate change and the language of cause and effect. In Unit 3, you will learn about some of the impacts of Climate Change and the language used to describe these effects. In Unit 4, you will learn reading strategies that can help you explore the science behind some new energy systems. In the final unit, you will investigate practical advances in Nanotechnology that help slow down climate change, while developing your own research skills in English. Unless otherwise noted, all course materials are available for re-use, repurposing and free distribution under a Creative Commons 4.0 Attribution license. Supplemental reading materials were provided by Newsela, which publishes daily news articles at a level that's just right for each English language learner....

Melhores avaliações

UF

Apr 08, 2018

Great efforts are done to design the course.It was really effective and informative course.It was amazing to know about different renewable resources and technologies discussed in the course.

EO

May 12, 2020

The course was comprehensive in helping me understand how to approach science writing, especially in the area of climate change. Am confident this will help me a great deal in my work.

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por GUO Z

Feb 10, 2018

Very good course that I've learnt which I'll recommend to my friends!

por Jorge D P

Oct 16, 2017

It's a useful course.

It helps you to improve English language skills

por Gilson d M R

May 06, 2018

Excellent course helped a lot in expanding my vocabulary. Thank you.

por Andrea Z

Nov 09, 2017

This course includes so many interesting topics. It is just amazing!

por Gilber M

Jul 08, 2017

It is for sure a very interesting course that everyone should take.

por Oksana C

May 06, 2020

a lot of useful information, very clear and full of essential tips

por Nazarenko B

Feb 16, 2020

This course was very interesting. Please, make more like this one.

por Islam M A

Sep 09, 2017

I enjoyed the curriculum introduced by this wonderful instructors.

por Luigi D B

Jul 13, 2017

This is a very good course. I really learned about climate change.

por Benjamin A

May 08, 2017

This is a wonderful course to learn English through STEM subjects.

por Yi-Syuan S

Nov 08, 2019

Wonderful! This course is awesome for both learners and teachers.

por Anais L

Jul 30, 2019

I'm enjoying the topics a lot and the information in this course.

por Krystal M

Dec 16, 2019

Very informative, made simple enough for anyone to understand.

por ADEM K

May 24, 2018

I made use of this course Thank you very much for all workers.

por Maria L S D

Jan 22, 2018

It's a great refresher course for me coming back as a teacher.

por Nicat

May 09, 2017

That would be nice to get certificate without fee. I am poor.

por Faheem h a

May 16, 2020

This course is worthy, i am thankfull to upenn and couresera

por Aalok G

Jan 05, 2019

Really amazing course. Really a helpful course for students.

por Konovalova M

Jul 21, 2017

Thank you for this course, American Center Moscow and METOO!

por Dariia T

Jun 10, 2017

Отличный курс, очень разноплановые задания. Все понравилось.

por Paulo J P S

May 02, 2020

I learned so much not just in English, but also in Science.

por Titov D

Nov 19, 2019

Good course, and you also can increase your English skills.

por Kristina G

Mar 25, 2018

The course was very interesting and I highly recommend it!

por Bingkun Q

Aug 22, 2017

Very helpful for the non-native speakers to learn English!

por Sachin S

Oct 19, 2019

This online course is very useful so l like it very much.