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College Writing 8. English for Academic and Professional Purposes

Colwrit/ESL 8: English for Academic and Professional Purposes

Six-week Session: 02 July – 10 August 2018

Do you want to improve all aspects of your English language usage? This 60-hour intensive course includes instruction on speaking, listening, reading, writing, grammar, and vocabulary. It provides a level of instruction that meets your specific needs. All classes are content based, with a focus on contemporary high-interest topics. Students will participate in classroom activities such as oral presentations, group work, discussions, and field trips. This course is appropriate for both international and immigrant students interested in improving their language skills.

 

Students enrolling in Colwrit/ESL 8 course must take an online placement exam.  After taking the placement exam, students will be put into one of ten different levels. Each section will have no more than 18 students.

  • Units: 4 Units
  • Prerequisites: All students must complete the online placement exam after registering and before classes start.  Please see our Placement Exam page for more information.
  • Grades: This course may be taken Pass/No Pass or for a letter grade.
  • 2018 Course Fees: To be announced. Please see the Berkeley Summer registration fees page for further details.
  • Course may be repeated for credit.

Improve your speaking, listening, reading, writing, grammar and vocabulary skills in this intensive 60-hour course. Level of instruction that meets your specific needs. All classes content based, with a focus on contemporary high-interest topics.