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ESL510B:  BASIC ESL II


Course Description

This course is an intensive, integrated-skill program for students who have limited English skills. Through listening, speaking, reading and writing activities, students learn to communicate about every day topics using basic English structures. ADVISORY: ESL assessment recommendation.


Learning Outcomes

  • Ask and answer yes/no, information, personal, community based questions and conduct short conversations in simple present, present continuous and simple past tenses.
  • Demonstrate the ability to read simple paragraphs using the vocabulary related to the life-skills topics covered.
  • Write simple sentences using the basic vocabulary and grammatical structures covered in the course such as: simple present, present continuous and simple past tenses.


Last modified: November 25, 2014
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