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Deborah Shannon

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Professor of Communications

I teach the Communications (CS 007) course in various programs in the School of Business, Hospitality and Media Arts.

My insight & words of advice regarding this field of study

Being able to communicate effectively is critically important in ALL fields of study - as well as in life and work after college.

How/Why I Become a Teacher

My teaching career really started when I moved to South Korea after graduation. I discovered that I really loved planning interactive lessons that motivated my students to be active participants in class.

My Educational Background & Qualifications:

  • HBA and MA English Literature, Lakehead University
  • Certificate in Teaching English Language to Adults (CELTA), Cambridge
  • TESL Canada Federation Professional Certificate (Standard One, Permanent)
  • Aboriginal Canadian Relations Certificate, Confederation College

Awards & Recognition:

  • Innovative Teaching Award, Confederation College TLC