Contemporary Topics, which features college lectures from several academic disciplines, including art history, media studies and psychology. Contemporary Topics prepares students for the challenge of college lectures with practice in a wide range of listening, speaking and note-taking skills and strategies.
The lectures (available on CD and DVD) were filmed in realistic academic setting before live student audiences.
Realistic college lectures from a range of academic disciplines (also on audio CDs)
Student discussions of the lectures (also on audio CDs)
Instructors’ Presentation Points
Coaching Tips that guide students as they take notes