Dec 09, 2019  
2019-2020 Academic Catalog 
    
2019-2020 Academic Catalog

ESL* E150 - Combined Skills V (6 credits)


Code(s): HUM
Prerequisite(s): ESL placement test or ESL* E140  
 
An advanced language course for non-native students who have developed basic fluency in written and spoken English and who wish to further improve their language skills for academic or career purposes. Emphasizes intensive academic vocabulary development, extensive reading practice using short and long selections of general interest from academic subjects and literary works, individual pronunciation and oral presentations. Elements of effective writing, including problems in advanced syntax and sentence structure, are applied in short essays and longer writings such as autobiographies and book reports. Two hours of laboratory/tutorial practice required per week. Course Outline: ESL 150  

Intermediate and Advanced ESL courses carry foreign language credit. Up to 12 ESL credits may be used to fulfill foreign language/humanities or open elective graduation requirements.