ESL 125 : Advanced English Conversation

This course is designed to develop students' oral/aural skills through the use of group discussion, presentations and listening activities. Prerequisite: ESL 015 with a C- or better or permission of the instructor, or test score of 72-100. Three lecture hours per week. Instructional Support Fee applies.
Students who successfully complete this course will be able to: 1. Apply speaking and listening skills in an academic class discussion. 2. Comprehend a variety of oral English communication, including simplified academic lectures. 3. Demonstrate advanced level competency in pronunciation and language usage in oral communication. 4. Create and deliver focused, formal presentations incorporating visual aids. 5. Differentiate between formal and informal English. 6. Demonstrate appropriate English according to purpose and audience. 7. Demonstrate confidence in listening and speaking English.