English as a Second Language – Beginner

Prerequisite: none

Overall Goals:
1. Introduce the students, who have basic or no prior knowledge of English, to the basic vocabulary, grammatical rules, and functions necessary for discussing familiar topics like introducing people, talking about their family, telling the time, describing the weather, etc.

2. Provide students with various communicative activities for developing their listening, speaking and reading skills, and thus, enable them to function effectively in simple everyday situations.

Intended Learning Outcomes:
By the end of this course, students will be able to:
1. Introduce themselves and others (names, occupations, and contact information)
2. Identify locations and give directions to reach specific destinations
3. Describe family relationships and talk about relatives
4. Tell the time, identify numbers and talk about birthdays
5. Describe clothes and discuss preferences and problems in colors, sizes and prices
6. Discuss daily routines, leisure activities and household chores
7. Describe neighbourhoods, buildings, furniture and appliances
8. Write few sentences about themselves, their families or their daily routines.

Required Material: Student textbook (to be purchased after the first class)

Price: $270.00

Fall 2019

Day Sessions

Sep 21 - Nov 30Sat

Saturday, Sep 21 - Saturday, Nov 30

DayTimeRoom Number
Saturday09:30 - 13:303A.10
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Additional Information

Teacher: Alyssa-Katerina Barberio
Course Number: 510010
Registration Start Date: Monday, Jul 08, 2019
Group Schedule Info: No class October 12
Maximum Class Size: 20
Total Hours: 40
Status: Registration in progress

Evening Sessions

Sep 25 - Nov 20Mon, Wed

Wednesday, Sep 25 - Wednesday, Nov 20

DayTimeRoom Number
Monday18:00 - 20:307A.5
Wednesday18:00 - 20:307A.5
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Additional Information

Teacher: Mary Williamson
Course Number: 510010
Registration Start Date: Monday, Jul 08, 2019
Group Schedule Info: No class October 14
Maximum Class Size: 20
Total Hours: 40
Status: Registration in progress

Oct 16 - Nov 12Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu

Wednesday, Oct 16 - Tuesday, Nov 12

DayTimeRoom Number
Monday18:00 - 20:303A.4
Tuesday18:00 - 20:303A.4
Wednesday18:00 - 20:303A.4
Thursday18:00 - 20:303A.4
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Additional Information

Teacher: TBA
Course Number: 510010
Registration Start Date: Monday, Jul 08, 2019
Maximum Class Size: 20
Total Hours: 40
Status: Registration in progress

Nov 20 - Dec 17Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu

Wednesday, Nov 20 - Tuesday, Dec 17

DayTimeRoom Number
Monday18:00 - 20:303A.4
Tuesday18:00 - 20:303A.4
Wednesday18:00 - 20:303A.4
Thursday18:00 - 20:303A.4
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Additional Information

Teacher: TBA
Course Number: 510010
Registration Start Date: Monday, Jul 08, 2019
Maximum Class Size: 20
Total Hours: 40
Status: Registration in progress

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