English as a Second Language

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ESL 39D LEARNING ENGLISH FOR ACADEMIC PURPOSES 2D 5 Units [Prerequisite: ESL 29A , ESL 29B , and ESL 29C , or equivalent; or ESL 29D and ESL 29E , or equivalent. Recommended Concurrent Enrollment: ESL 39E.] Second semester of Academic ESL. Provides instruction in grammar and academic language. Allows student to read non-fiction texts and produce paragraph-level writing that synthesizes information at an intermediate-low level of English proficiency. Focuses on academic tasks, vocabulary development, and critical thinking around a single content-based theme. Includes computer skills for typing documents and conducting basic online research. [ND]

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