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National College Credit Recommendation Service

Board of Regents  |  University of the State of New York

The New York Conservatory for Dramatic Arts | Evaluated Learning Experience

Diction and Articulation (THE404)

24 hours (8 weeks).
The New York Conservatory for Dramatic Arts, 39 West 19th Street, New York, NY.

January 2007 - December 2013.

Learner Outcomes: 
Develop Standard American speech by learning the proper pronunciation of American English vowels, consonants and diphthongs.
Blending or connecting words and sounds, so that speech is clear, but natural sounding; vowel and consonant placement; diphthongs; neutral dialect; articulation; word emphasis; and word flow; International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA).
Credit recommendation: 
In the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category or in the upper division baccalaureate degree category, 1 semester hour in Theatre, Drama, Communications, or Radio and Television (7/07) (6/08 revalidation).