Improve your English at VCU
We're pleased to offer affordable, community-based ESL classes to the Greater Richmond metro area through our English Language Program.
Develop your fluency. Learn American history. Prepare for U.S. citizenship. Whatever your goals our program will help you achieve them.
Pronouncing American English
February 17, 2020 - April 4, 2020, Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5:15 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Students will improve their pronunciation skills for effective communication. The course is designed to help students develop fluency, clarity and understanding of spoken English through study and practice of pronunciation that can be difficult for students from most language backgrounds. Speech recognition technology is used in this course to assess students’ pronunciation skills and provide opportunities to practice American English sounds, intonations and rhythm.