Course Objective – Phonics and Phonetics for Adults
Phonics and Phonetics for Adults – Accurate pronunciation is important if we want to be understood clearly. Many adults are often confused with the pronunciation of commonly used words which could lead to misunderstandings. This course is relevant for those who are interested in phonics for their personal learning and development. It is also useful for parents who want to support their children’s learning on their reading journey.
In addition, this course gives adults learners an introduction to International Phonetics Alphabets (IPA) which will be of immense benefit to their own understanding of sounds in speech.
By the end of the course, you would be able to:
- Develop more accurate pronunciation
- Improve your listening, writing and reading skills
- understand the correct pronunciation when looking up a word in a dictionary
Additionally, participants are also encouraged to participate in Grammar for Effective Business Communication in order to build on their reading and writing skills further.