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ESL 088WG - Writing and Grammar for Non-Native Speakers of English IV

4 Credits, 4 Contact Hours
4 lecture periods 0 lab periods

Advanced-level academic writing and grammar for non-native speakers of English. Includes rhetorical forms, writing process and conventions, sentence structure, grammar, study strategies, technology, and college resources.

Prerequisite(s): Placement into ESL 088WG; or completion of ESL 080WG or 085WG with a C or better.
Recommendation: Concurrent enrollment in an ESL Oral Communication course (CM) and an ESL Reading and Vocabulary course (RV) according to previous course completion or ESL assessment test score.
Information: Prerequisites may be waived with consent of instructor. See an ESL instructor for details.

Course Learning Outcomes
  1. Use advanced-level grammar, sentence structure, and mechanics in written tasks.
  2. Use advanced-level content and organization in written tasks.

Performance Objectives:
  1. Organize, write, and edit academic essays and a research paper.
  2. Use Advanced-level writing process and standard writing conventions.
  3. Use Advanced-level sentence structure in written tasks.
  4. Use, identify, and analyze high advanced-level grammar in written English.
  5. Integrate a variety of study strategies into academic English learning.
  6. Use technology for assignments and communication.
  7. Employ college resources.

Effective Term:
Full Academic Year 2020/21