ESL 015 : Intermediate English Conversation Skills

This course is designed to develop students' oral/aural skills in preparation for ESL 125. Students will participate in discussions, give presentations, do listening activities, and practice pronunciation. Prerequisite: Permission of instructor or test score of 48-100. ESL 015 does not count toward a degree. Grade points earned in this course will be included permanently in the student's SPI. Three class hours a week. Instructional Support Fee applies. Three class hours a week. Instructional Support Fee applies.
Students who successfully complete this course will be able to: 1. Communicate in intermediate level conversations and discussions. 2. Prepare and deliver basic presentations. 3. Apply vocabulary acquired in course to spoken English communication. 4. Demonstrate pronunciation and intonation that is consistent with Standard Spoken English. 5. Demonstrate intermediate level competency in English language structure and mechanics in oral communication. 6. Demonstrate confidence in listening and speaking in English.