Academics

    ESL

    ESL 010  Communication I  (0-3-1)
    Prerequisite:  Satisfactory placement on COMPASS ESL test
    This course is a study of functions and forms of spoken English.

    ESL 011  Reading/Writing I  (0-3-1)
    Prerequisite:  Satisfactory placement on COMPASS ESL test or ESL 012
    This course is a general review of reading and writing skills with integrated grammar and vocabulary reinforcement.

    ESL 012  Grammar I  (0-3-1)
    Prerequisite:  Satisfactory placement on COMPASS ESL test
    This course is a general review of English grammar with writing emphasis at the sentence level.

    ESL 013  Pronunciation I  (0-3-1)
    Prerequisite:  Satisfactory placement on COMPASS ESL test
    This course includes practice in pronunciation with emphasis on the phonetic sounds of vowels and consonants in North American English.

    ESL 014  Communication II  (0-3-1)
    Prerequisite:  Satisfactory placement on COMPASS ESL test or ESL 010
    This course is a study of advanced language functions and structures and listening comprehension using contemporary topics in audio-visual media.

    ESL 015  Reading/Writing II  (0-3-1)
    Prerequisite:  Satisfactory placement on COMPASS ESL test or ESL 011
    This course is a general review of reading and writing skills at the high-intermediate level with integrated grammar and vocabulary reinforcement. 

    ESL 016  Grammar II  (0-3-1)
    Prerequisite:  Satisfactory placement on COMPASS ESL test or ESL 012
    This course is a general review of English grammar with writing emphasis at the sentence to paragraph level. 

    ESL 017  Pronunciation II  (0-3-1)
    Prerequisite:  Satisfactory placement on COMPASS ESL test or ESL 013
    This course includes practice in pronunciation with emphasis on intonation, stress, and rhythm of North American English.

    ESL 018  Grammar III (0-3-1)
    Prerequisite:  Satisfactory placement on COMPASS ESL test or ESL 016
    This course is a general review of English grammar at the advanced level with writing emphasis at the extended paragraph level.

    ESL 019  Composition  (0-3-1)
    Prerequisite:  Satisfactory placement on COMPASS ESL test or ESL 015
    This course is a general review of reading and writing skills at the advanced level with emphasis on the extended composition.