Skip Nav

Course Descriptions

ESL-014 ESL Listening and Speaking for Academic Purpose I

4 credits—This is the first of two courses designed for non-native speakers of English to acquire basic aural and oral skills. The primary focus of the course is to prepare students for academic content. Students will be involved in a variety of communicative activities to increase their confidence in understanding and communicating with others, to improve fluency as well as accuracy, to expand vocabulary, to practice note-taking skills, and to learn about American culture.

Lecture Hours: 48 Lab Hours: 32

Prerequisite(s): Appropriate placement scores or equivalent.

2017–2018 Course Cost: $711.00 *

Course Cost Calculation

Resident tuition and fees x course credits + course fee if applicable.

The course cost calculation does not include:

Registration

Hawkeye Center 134
319-296-2460
800-670-4743
319-296-1609 (fax)
Email us

Regular Hours

Mon–Fri 8:00am–4:30pm

Back to top