ENSL 0071 Applied Grammar I
Credit Hours 3.0
Prerequisites Previous knowledge of English required
Description

Students develop grammar skills at the low-intermediate level in the context of their own writing and by analyzing reading passages. Parts of speech, verb tenses, subject-verb agreement, and basic sentence structure will be emphasized.

ENSL 0072 Academic Communication Skills I
Credit Hours 3.0
Prerequisites Previous knowledge of English required
Description

Speaking and listening skills are developed at the low-intermediate level. Listening comprehension, pronunciation, and presentation skills are emphasized.

ENSL 0073 Academic Reading I
Credit Hours 3.0
Prerequisites Previous knowledge of English required
Description

Students use intermediate-level ESL materials as they develop communication skills with an emphasis on reading and writing.

ENSL 0081 Applied Grammar II
Credit Hours 3.0
Prerequisites ENSL 0071 with a 'C' or better or appropriate placement
Description

Intermediate-level students develop grammar skills in the context of writing compositions and analyzing reading passages. Punctuation, usage, and linguistic concerns of non-native English speakers are emphasized.

ENSL 0082 Communication Skills II
Credit Hours 3.0
Prerequisites ENSL 0072 with a 'C' or better or appropriate placement
Description

Speaking and listening skills are developed at the high-intermediate level. Listening comprehension, note-taking, pronunciation, and presentation skills are emphasized.

ENSL 0083 Academic Reading II
Credit Hours 3.0
Prerequisites ENSL 0073 with a grade of 'C' or better
Description

Students use pre-college level materials as they develop academic communication skills with an emphasis on reading and writing. They demonstrate understanding and respond critically to these materials in writing and speaking.

ENSL 0091 Applied Grammar III
Credit Hours 3.0
Prerequisites ENSL 0081 with a 'C' or better or appropriate placement
Description

Students review and refine organizational and editing skills and improve their application of grammar while writing essays.

ENSL 0093 Academic Reading III
Credit Hours 3.0
Prerequisites ENSL 0083 with a 'C' or better or appropriate placement
Description

Students use college-level materials as they develop the reading skills they will use in their academic work. They demonstrate understanding and respond critically to these materials in speech and writing, including reports, plot summaries and response to reading activities.