Course Descriptions

Non-Intensive English as a Second Language (ESL)

ESL-011 ESL Writing for Academic Purpose I

4 credits—This is the first of two courses designed for non-native speakers of English in the acquisition of basic grammatical structures of English and writing skills. The primary focus of the course is to develop students? competence and confidence in writing for academic purposes. Students will review basic grammatical rules and structures, understand the elements of paragraph through process writing, practice writing for different purposes, expand vocabulary, and develop fluency in writing.

Lecture Hours: 64

Prerequisite(s): Appropriate placement scores or equivalent.

2018–2019 Course Cost: $748.00 *

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