English as a Second Language – Level 5

Prerequisite: Level 4

Overall Goals:
1. Develop students’ ability to use complex structures in oral and written expression through a variety of advanced communicative activities.

2. Enhance students’ listening, speaking, reading and writing skills to help them navigate effectively through social and professional situations including: describing personalities, discussing art preferences, elaborating financial goals, discussing changes in clothing customs, and complaining about social conduct.

Intended Learning Outcomes:
By the end of this course, students will be able to:
1. Describe personality traits and discuss someone’s behavior
2. Compare perspectives on world problems and discuss creative ways to achieve a goal
3. Express positive and negative opinions about art and music preferences
4. Describe creative personalities and discuss the benefits of art
5. Describe spending styles and express buyer’s remorse
6. Explain reasons for charity giving
7. Describe clothing details and discuss changes in clothing customs
8. Examine questionable cosmetic procedures and discuss appearance and self-esteem
9. Ask someone politely about something and complain about public conduct
10. Suggest ways to avoid being a victim of urban crime and discuss the meaning of community
11. Write a personal statement, a formal complaint and a compare and contrast essay.

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 - 13:303B.11
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Additional Information

Teacher: Vasiliki Nitsos
Course Number: 510015
Registration Start Date: Monday, Jul 08, 2019
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 - 20:302P.10
Wednesday18:00 - 20:302P.10
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Additional Information

Teacher: Mohamadreza Jafary
Course Number: 510015
Registration Start Date: Monday, Jul 08, 2019
Group Schedule Info: No Class October 14th
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 - 20:304P.06
Tuesday18:00 - 20:304P.06
Wednesday18:00 - 20:304P.06
Thursday18:00 - 20:304P.06
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Additional Information

Teacher: TBA
Course Number: 510015
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 - 20:304P.06
Tuesday18:00 - 20:304P.06
Wednesday18:00 - 20:304P.06
Thursday18:00 - 20:304P.06
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Additional Information

Teacher: TBA
Course Number: 510015
Registration Start Date: Monday, Jul 08, 2019
Maximum Class Size: 20
Total Hours: 40
Status: Registration in progress

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Last Modified: September 20, 2019