Undergraduate Degree & Course Catalog
2016-17

English As A Second Language * - Courses

ESL 407 Written English I
English As A Second Language

Introduction to academic writing. Covers various methods of organizing paragraphs and essays, effective use of grammatical structures, editing and revising, and strategies for efficient reading. For those undergraduates whose first or dominant language is other than English, successful completion of ESL 407 and ESL 408 meets the General Education Writing requirement. Students may not receive credit for both ESL 407 and ENG 101.

Credits: 3
Semester(s) Typically Offered: Fall, Spring
Grading: Graded (GRD)


ESL 408 Written English II
English As A Second Language

Continues the development of academic writing. Covers rhetorical patterns in formal writing, critical reading, paraphrasing, citation, and the completion of a library research paper. For those undergraduates whose first of dominant language is other than English, successful completion of ESL 407 and ESL 408 meets the General Education Writing requirement. Students may not receive credit for both ESL 408 and either ENG 102 or ENG 201.

Credits: 3
Semester(s) Typically Offered: Fall, Spring
Grading: Graded (GRD)
Pre-Requisites: ENG 101 Or ESL 407



ESL 411 Spoken English
English As A Second Language

Speaking skills for the university context. Topics include preparation and delivery of individual and group presentations, understanding and practice of American idiomatic speech, and improvement of pronunciation. Reviews of students' videotaped presentations provide feedback.

Credits: 3
Semester(s) Typically Offered: Fall, Spring
Grading: Graded (GRD)


ESL 412 Spoken English
English As A Second Language

Speaking skills for the university context. Topics include preparation and delivery of individual and group presentations, understanding and practice of American idiomatic speech, and improvement of pronunciation. Reviews of students' videotaped presentations provide feedback.

Credits: 3
Semester(s) Typically Offered: Data not available
Grading: Graded (GRD)




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