English as a Second Language (ESL)


Course Overview

This program is designed for all levels of English as a Second Language students who want to improve their language skills. It emphasizes speaking, listening, pronunciation, writing, and reading which help the student to be more effective when communicating on the job, in the university, and in the community.  After taking an initial placement test, an individualized instructional plan will be created based on a student's purpose to study English and language proficiency level.  This will determine a personalized schedule for class and computer lab usage.  Each term includes group conversation, grammar study, US cultural lessons, composition practice, TOEFL/ACT preparation, and extensive interactive English practice with the ELLIS computerized language learning platform. Students on F 1 Visa are required to document a minimum of 20 combined hours of class and lab hours a week.

 

Cost:

Tuition $943

Materials:

ID $15.50; Lab $20; Parking $15;Book Approx. $30, Health insurance may be required for F1 and j1 status students

Material Fee:

Total $80.50 (see above)

 

Sessions Available

Section

Date & Time

Instructor

Location

Meeting Dates

Holiday

1

* M/W9:00 AM-3:00 PM

Marylea Vega-Montalvo

Hammond

1/21 - 3/13/2014

 3/3/20143/4/2014 

2

* M/W9:00 AM-3:00 PM

Marylea Vega-Montalvo

Hammond

3/17 - 5/9/2014

 4/21 - 4/24/2014 

3

* Subject to change after pre-test and Individualized Plan determined 

 

 

 

 

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Registration done by phone or by person only.  
Call Amber Brown at 985-549-2360 for more information.