English as a Second Language

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ESL 159A LEARNING ENGLISH FOR ACADEMIC PURPOSES 4C 4 Units [Prerequisite: ESL 49A, ESL 49B, and ESL 49C, or ESL 49D and ESL 49E, or equivalent. Corequisite: ESL 59A, ESL 59B, and ESL 159B.] Fourth level of Academic ESL. Prepares students to attend college classes in English. Provides instruction in grammar, academic listening, and further develops essay-level writing. Focuses on academic tasks, vocabulary development, and critical thinking around a single content-based theme at an advanced level of English proficiency. [D; CSU]
ESL 159A Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
88657 ESL 159A 01 08:30AM-10:20AM MW 544 Whitsett,Jessica 18 0*
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Monday, October 13, 2014 8:01 AM

Total Courses: 1 Total Sections: 1
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