Academic Catalog

English as a Second Language (ESL)

ESL 110  Oral Communication in American English  (3 Credits)  

This English as a Second Language (ESL) course emphasizes various aspects of oral communication in order to improve linguistic and communicative competence, strengthen conveyance of meaning, and build vocabulary. Special emphasis will be placed on the specific speaking skills of pronunciation, fluency, and conversational speed. Students will engage in individual and group projects and structured role-plays in order to increase their proficiency and comfort level in cross-cultural experiences unique to the international student. Offered as needed.

Department: Interdisciplinary Studies  
Pre-Requisites: None  
Co-Requisites: None  
Fees: None