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College Writing 7. English Language Studies: American Culture

Colwrit/ESL 7: English Language Studies: American Culture

Three-week Session: 23 July – 10 August 2018

Would you like to enhance your language skills and knowledge of American culture? In each course in this series, students gain an understanding of U.S. culture through reading, note-taking, discussion, writing, and fieldwork. Each course focuses on a particular aspect of American popular culture as well as its historical roots and examines film, fiction, and nonfiction readings. Suitable for non-native speakers of English only.

  • Units: 1 Unit
  • Prerequisites: None
  • Grades: This course may be taken Pass/No Pass only.
  • 2018 Course Fees: To be announced. Please see the Berkeley Summer registration fees page for further details.
  • Course may be repeated for credit.

 

7A: English Language Studies: The Media

7B: English Language Studies: The Beat Poets of 1950’s San Francisco

7C: English Language Studies: Business and Social Entrepreneurship

7D: English Language Studies: Food Culture in the U.S.

7E: English Language Studies: The Environment

7G: English Language Studies: Community Building, Engagement, and Transformation

 7J: English Language Studies: California Culture

 7K: English Language Studies: Humor

7M: English Language Studies: Storytelling