In this course, students focus on strengthening the academic writing skills needed for American college courses. Emphasis will be on developing ideas in paragraphs and essays. Students will engage in rigorous study of academic vocabulary needed for college-level writing. Students are required to complete Writing Center assignments outside of class. Successful completion of this course with a minimum grade of "C" will raise students' Academic Writing level to 6.
Level I Prereq: ESL GVR Level E-5 and ESL Listening Level E-4 or ESL 161 minimum grade "C"; Students with ESL GVR E-4 and Listening Level E-4 may enroll in ESL 161 concurrently or Students with ESL 138 minimum grade "C" and concurrent enrollment in ESL 161
Class offerings by semester
Day Class (before 5 p.m.) Evening Class (after 5 p.m.) Online Class
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