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Course Description

This course is designed for second language learners that want to prepare for the United States Citizenship test given by the Department of Immigration and U. S. Naturalization Services. The focus will be on communicative English skills and knowledge of American History and Government required for passing the test to become a citizen of the United States. Readings are at the high-beginning/low-intermediate ESL level and will focus on the historical period beginning in the 1600's on through to 1980.

Learning Outcomes

  • The student will demonstrate his/her ability to complete the Application for Naturalization (Form N400) with accurate and correct information.
  • The students will prepare for written and oral responses to the"100 Questions"on the United States Citizenship Exam and the INS Interview by completing practice tests and oral responses with appropriate answers.

Last modified: November 25, 2014
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