2017-2018 Academic Catalog 
    
    May 26, 2018  
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ESL 061 - English as a Second Language Level 6A



Maximum of 5.0 possible Credits
An advanced ESL class. Students learn effective and analytical language skills that allow them to succeed in academic, vocational, and community settings. S/U grade option. Registration permitted first seven weeks (six in summer) as space is available.
Prerequisite Placement by instructor or advisor.
Course-level Learning Objectives (CLOs)
Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

  1. Demonstrate comprehension of authentic reading passages up to several pages in length using a variety of advanced reading strategies.
  2. Produce writing of different lengths, register, and formats that demonstrates attention to the purpose for writing and the audience.
  3. Select and use a variety of advanced strategies to improve and edit one’s own writing.
  4. Select and use appropriate strategies to understand and respond appropriately to most discourse.
  5. Demonstrate the ability to discuss common issues, current events, and contemporary topics in familiar and unfamiliar settings, using a variety of advanced strategies to enhance the effectiveness of communication.
  6. Accurately use level-appropriate grammar in reading, writing, listening, and speaking.
  7. Use online course software to effectively communicate with peers and the instructor.



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