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Courses

ESL Course Descriptions


All of the ESL courses listed below are not offered every semester. Please look at Blugold CampS semester schedule or contact the coordinator for an accurate list for the coming semester (carlsol@uwec.edu). Students take a placement test to identify where they place, and then typically enroll in 4-5 classes in one semester, mainly at the same level (100, 200 or 300).

100 level - Beginning
ESL 101: Focus on listening and speaking
ESL 125: Cross-Cultural Talk
ESL 135: Focus on reading and writing
ESL 140: Beginning Pronunciation
ESL 150: Exploring Regional History and Culture
ESL 191: Special Topics Learning to Learn I

200 Level - Intermediate
ESL 201: Focus on listening and speaking
ESL 205: Focus on reading and writing
ESL 215: Pronouncing American English
ESL 260: Oral Presentation Skills
ESL 275: Current Global Events
ESL 285: Advanced Listening and Note-taking Skills
ESL 291: Special Topics Learning to Learn II

300 Level - Advanced
ESL 301: Advanced focus on listening and speaking
ESL 305: Advanced Academic Writing
ESL 310: Multicultural Literature for ESL Learners
ESL 320: Business English for ESL Learners
ESL 360: U.S. Culture and Institutions for ESL Students
ESL 391: Special Topics Learning to Learn II

 

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