Department of Communication Skills
As a part of English Day Celebration, a movie screening of ‘The Hundred-Foot Journey’ was organized by the Department of Communication Skills on 10th February, 2018. More than 50 students participated in the screening. Many faculty members from Department of Communication Skills also participated in the screening including Dr. Deepak Mashru, Dr. Vijayalakshmi, Mr. BhautikLumbani, Ms. Ateesha Srivastava and Ms. PratixaParmar.
The objectives of movies screening include but not limited to the following:
• To improve English
• To enhance vocabulary with context
• To learn ‘how’ (not just ‘what’) natives speak
• To learn to read and review a movie
• To understand human emotions & reactions
The student attended the screening based on the pre-registration. Before the screening of the movie, a brief background of the movie was given to the students along with the trailer of the movie. The screening was followed by the discussion and feedback.
The screening was third of its kind in the series as a part of CS – Elective i.e. English though Movies. This elective is offered to the 2nd semester students of Marwadi University. It has been decided to have a movie screening every Saturday – 9:30am onwards.
The screening was coordinated by Mr. Jay Buddhadev and Mr. Mihir Dave of Department of Communication Skills.