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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

TL
14 de Mar de 2021

Great for the intermediate learner. You would find new terminologies in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. The materials are easy to be understood and the teachers are communicative.

EC
25 de Set de 2020

I would like to take this opportunity to express my appreciation to our instructors, Mr Jack and Ms Alyssa for an enjoyable course on STEM!\n\nIt was a very good learning experience!\n\nThank you!

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226 — 250 de 633 Avaliações para o English for Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics

por nanashinogonbei01

25 de Mar de 2020

I learned a lot from this course. Nice teachers and contents about Global warming. Thanks a lot.

por Jan A R

26 de Dez de 2020

The course is challenging and enriching. Thank you, Coursera for the great learning experience.

por José R I

13 de Jul de 2019

Excellent course! Perfect for improving the English of those of us who are not English speakers

por Cindy J N

4 de Mar de 2019

I would like to recommend this to my friends and relatives too. I learned a lot in this course.

por FRANCISCO B D Q

4 de Jul de 2018

if you're looking for new vocabulary and ideas about our planet this is a good place to start.

por Elena K

28 de Mai de 2020

Excellent course for beginner!

It is very interesting. I have known a lot of new information.

por Gulnara S

27 de Abr de 2020

Thank you very much for such great opportunity for me and other students who enrolled to STEM

por Bruno A d S S

23 de Jul de 2017

Is a Great Course, helped me to Discovery new vocabularies and learnt about the Environment!!

por Israa E

27 de Jul de 2020

Thank you for your great work, and thank you for teaching us things we never new completely.

por Alan I B

12 de Jul de 2017

This course is really good! I find it very clarifying and objective. I personally recommend.

por João E P S D P

17 de Jul de 2020

Um ótimo curso para aumentar o nível do inglês de futuros pesquisadores de variáveis áreas.

por Danial S

8 de Mar de 2020

It was an excellent course! I have enriched my knowledge about climate change tremendously!

por Laterza L

6 de Abr de 2021

It was such a great experience and opportunity for me to improve my English and my skills.

por Tyrone M

23 de Jul de 2017

I like so much this online course, I will be waiting and looking for this kind of courses.

por Takumi A

11 de Jan de 2021

Thank you for educating me about climate change! It was such a great introduction course!

por Aruzhan S

5 de Jul de 2020

To be completely honest, that was very challenging course for me,however it is worth it

por Сеитова Ф З

10 de Mar de 2020

Hello,

This is a very interesting course. Thank you very much.

best regards,

Fatma Seitova

por Tathiana M

8 de Jul de 2017

Amazing course, I learned a lot about climate change and my English has improved a lot!

por PRAJWAL D

31 de Mai de 2021

It was very good course. Got a chance to learn many new things, Than you to the team.

por Rosette C A

19 de Dez de 2020

Thank you very much, I have learned a lot both in English and Science-Climate Change.

por Janish G

22 de Dez de 2020

This course is very helpful for me personally and for my work as an engineer.

Thanks!

por Judith R

25 de Mar de 2020

The explanation of the different points of the topic by the teachers was very clear!

por Christian I

26 de Abr de 2021

Teaches me how to read scientific Journals and gives us awareness of climate change

por Ayesha R

4 de Out de 2020

This course was amazing and it's give me lots of information related to environment

por Mario C G

25 de Ago de 2020

Very good, both the material and assistance offered are updated and well organized.