We offer several different courses appropriate for multilingual students wanting to improve their academic or professional English.
- All courses are open to both undergraduate and graduate students, visiting or matriculated.
- All courses are offered for university credit.
- Enrollment for all courses is 18-20 students/section, except Colwrit 7 (up to 25 students/section)
- Online (W9) and American studies (7) courses may be taken only on a Pass/Fail basis.
- Course levels begin at low-intermediate. We do not offer courses for beginning-level ESL students.
- High school students: If you would like to visit California and take summer ESL classes, you are welcome to register for UC Berkeley’s Pre-Collegiate program. And please visit our page listing courses open to high school students.
Session D: 02 July – 10 August, 2018
Session E: 16 July – 03 August, 2018
- To sort courses, click on the appropriate column header.
- To learn more about each course, click on the course number.
- To apply and register for summer sessions courses, visit the Summer Sessions registration page.
** Please note that class enrollment schedules will not reflect “Berkeley time” start times — there are always 10 minutes between classes for travel time.
|CW 5A||1||English through Broadway Musicals||TBA||3||TBA||D|
|CW 5C||1||English through Film||TBA||3||TBA||D|
|CW 5D||1||English through Literature||TBA||3||TBA||D|
|CW 5E||1||English through Popular Music||TBA||3||TBA||D|
|CW 5F||1||English, Research, and Human Rights||TBA||3||TBA||D|
|CW 5G||1||English, Research, and Multicultural California||TBA||3||TBA||D|
|CW 5H||1||English, Research, and Sustainability||TBA||3||TBA||D|
|CW 5I||1||Television, Culture, and Communication||TBA||3||TBA||D|
|CW 5K||1||Culture, Communication, and the Media||TBA||3||TBA||D|
|CW 6A||1||Intensive English Practice: Academic Speaking||TBA||2||TBA||E|
|CW 6B||1||Intensive English Practice: Academic Vocabulary||TBA||2||TBA||E|
|CW 6C||1||Intensive English Practice: Business Vocabulary||TBA||2||TBA||E|
|CW 6E||1||Intensive English Practice: Grammar and Editing||TBA||2||TBA||E|
|CW 6F||1||Intensive English Practice: Listening and Speaking||TBA||2||TBA||E|
|CW 6G||1||Intensive English Practice: Writing for New Media||TBA||2||TBA||E|
|CW 6H||1||Intensive English Practice: Writing Creative Non-fiction||TBA||2||TBA||E|
|CW 6I||1||Intensive English Practice: Conflict Resolution Skills||TBA||2||TBA||E|
|CW 6J||1||Intensive English Practice: Academic Test Preparation||TBA||2||TBA||E|
|CW 6K||1||Intensive English Practice: Academic Reading and Writing||TBA||2||TBA||E|
|CW 7A||1||American Language and Culture: The Media||TBA||1||TBA||E|
|CW 7D||1||English Language Studies: Food Culture in the U.S.||TBA||1||TBA||E|
|CW 7E||1||American Language and Culture: The Environment||TBA||1||TBA||E|
|CW 7G||1||American Language and Culture: Community Building, Engagement, and Transformation||TBA||1||TBA||E|
|CW 7J||1||American Language and Culture: California Culture||TBA||1||TBA||E|
|CW 7K||1||American Language and Culture: Humor||TBA||1||TBA||E|
|CW 8||1-7||English for Academic and Professional Purposes||TBA||4||TBA||D|
|CW W9||1||English for Specific Purposes Online: Business English in the Digital Age||UNSCHED INTERNET||2||TBA||D|
|CW W9||3||English for Specific Purposes Online: Listening/Speaking||UNSCHED INTERNET||2||TBA||D|
|CW 9A||1||Academic Research||TBA||3||TBA||D|
|CW 9B||1||Academic Vocabulary for Multilingual Students||TBA||3||TBA||D|
|CW 9C||1||Academic Writing for Multilingual Students||TBA||3||TBA||D|
|CW 9E||1||Business English for Multilingual Students||TBA||3||TBA||D|
|CW 9F||1||Business Speaking for Multilingual Students||TBA||3||TBA||D|
|CW 9I||1||Conflict Resolution Communication Skills for Multilingual Students||TBA||3||TBA||D|
|CW 9J||1||English Grammar and Academic Writing Style for Multilingual Students||TBA||3||TBA||D|
|CW 9N||1||Legal English and U.S. Law for Multilingual Students||TBA||3||TBA||D|
|CW 9O||1||Legal Writing for Multilingual Students||TBA||3||TBA||D|
|CW 9R||1||Academic and Public Speaking for Multilingual Students||TBA||3||TBA||D|
|CW 9S||1||Pronunciation for Multilingual Students||TBA||3||TBA||D|
|CW 9V||1||Science and Engineering English for Multilingual Students||TBA||3||TBA||D|
|CW 9W||1||Speech and Debate for Multilingual Students||TBA||3||TBA||D|
|CW 9Y||1||Creative Writing for Multilingual Students||TBA||3||TBA||D|