High-Intermediate Academic Writing and Presentation Skills

ESL X 433B

In this course, students with approximate TOEFL 81 - 90 or IELTS 6 - 6.5 scores will improve their academic writing, speaking skills, and presentation techniques. University-level vocabulary and listening comprehension are practiced intensely.

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Fall
Winter
Spring
Summer
Remote Instruction
Online
Starting at $880.00
As few as 10 weeks
4.0

What you can learn.

  • Improve your academic writing
  • Deliver better presentations
  • Master new university-level vocabulary
  • Interact successfully in university level courses

About this course:

This 4-unit course is designed to improve students' academic English skills. The writing component focuses on academic composition skills, while the speaking component consists of students making oral presentations on topics related to the readings. Reading and listening activities develop and refine strategies for increasing comprehension as well as improving vocabulary, while grammar is studied in the context of these activities.
Prerequisites
Students who wish to enroll in this course must have a TOEFL (iBT) score between 83 and 90 or an IELTS score of 6.0 with a 6 or below in writing.

Summer 2020 Schedule

Available Format(s):

These courses are fully online and have no regular meeting times.

Enrollment Closed
-
This section has no set meeting times.
Instructor: Abby Burgoyne
374471
Fee:
$880.00
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Notes

Enrollment limited; early enrollment recommended. Visitors not permitted. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after June 26, 2020
Course Requirements

These courses have regular meeting times and are fully online, via remote instruction. Click “See Details” below for more information.

Enrollment Closed
-
Friday 9:00AM PDT - 1:00PM PDT
Location: Virtual Classroom
Instructor: Andres Cruz
374466
Fee:
$880.00
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Notes

No meeting July 3, 2020.

Enrollment limited; early enrollment recommended. Visitors not permitted. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after June 30, 2020
Course Requirements
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Fri Jun 26, 2020
9:00AM PDT - 1:00PM PDT
Virtual Classroom
Lecture
Fri Jul 3, 2020
9:00AM PDT - 1:00PM PDT
Virtual Classroom
Lecture
Fri Jul 10, 2020
9:00AM PDT - 1:00PM PDT
Virtual Classroom
Lecture
Fri Jul 17, 2020
9:00AM PDT - 1:00PM PDT
Virtual Classroom
Lecture
Fri Jul 24, 2020
9:00AM PDT - 1:00PM PDT
Virtual Classroom
Lecture
Fri Jul 31, 2020
9:00AM PDT - 1:00PM PDT
Virtual Classroom
Lecture
Fri Aug 7, 2020
9:00AM PDT - 1:00PM PDT
Virtual Classroom
Lecture
Fri Aug 14, 2020
9:00AM PDT - 1:00PM PDT
Virtual Classroom
Lecture
Fri Aug 21, 2020
9:00AM PDT - 1:00PM PDT
Virtual Classroom
Lecture
Fri Aug 28, 2020
9:00AM PDT - 1:00PM PDT
Virtual Classroom
Lecture
Fri Sep 4, 2020
9:00AM PDT - 1:00PM PDT
Virtual Classroom

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