Advanced English as a Second Language

ESL X 433C
In this course, students with approximate TOEFL 91 - 99 or IELTS 6.5 - 7 scores will practice academic reading,writing,and presentation skills. Students will also hone their academic vocabulary and listening comprehension skills.
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Online
Hybrid
Starting at $880.00
As few as 10 weeks
4.0

What you can learn.

  • Write powerful academic papers
  • Give persuasive presentations
  • Hone your academic vocabulary and grammar
  • Prepare for graduate level courses

About this course:

This 4-unit course is designed to refine students' academic English skills. The writing component focuses on academic composition and research 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 for improving vocabulary, while grammar is studied in the context of these activities.
Suggested Prerequisites

It is advisable that you complete the following (or equivalent) since they are prerequisites for Advanced English as a Second Language.

Students who wish to enroll in this course must have a TOEFL (iBT) score between 91 and 99 or IELTS score of 6.5 with a 6.5 or above in writing.

Spring 2019 Schedule

Available Format(s):

These courses are fully online, and there are no in-person classroom meetings.

Available
-
Instructor: Megan Moriarty
367239
Fee:
$880.00
Still accepting enrollments
See Details
Notes

Textbook required for first class.

Enrollment limited to 18 students. Visitors not permitted. Internet access required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after March 25, 2019
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials

Hybrid courses utilize a combination of in-person classroom meetings and online meetings.

Available
-
Friday 1:00PM - 5:00PM
Instructor: Lorraine Sharkey, MBA, TEFL
367237
Fee:
$880.00
Still accepting enrollments
See Details
Notes

Textbook required for first class.

Enrollment limited to 18 students. Internet access required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 18, 2019
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Fri Apr 5, 2019
1:00PM - 5:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 317
Lecture
Fri Apr 12, 2019
1:00PM - 5:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 317
Lecture
Fri Apr 26, 2019
1:00PM - 5:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 407
Lecture
Fri May 3, 2019
1:00PM - 5:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 407
Lecture
Fri May 10, 2019
1:00PM - 5:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 407
Lecture
Fri May 17, 2019
1:00PM - 5:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 407
Lecture
Fri May 24, 2019
1:00PM - 5:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 407
Computer Lab
Fri May 24, 2019
1:00PM - 5:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood B05
Lecture
Fri May 31, 2019
1:00PM - 5:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 407
Computer Lab
Fri May 31, 2019
1:00PM - 5:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood B05
Lecture
Fri Jun 7, 2019
1:00PM - 5:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 407
Computer Lab
Fri Jun 7, 2019
1:00PM - 5:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood B05
Lecture
Fri Jun 14, 2019
1:00PM - 5:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 407
Wait List
-
Friday 1:00PM - 5:00PM
Instructor: Laura Warrell
367236
Fee:
$880.00
See Details
Notes

Textbook required for first class.

Enrollment limited to 18 students. Visitors not permitted. Internet access required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after March 29, 2019
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Fri Apr 5, 2019
1:00PM - 5:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 112
Lecture
Fri Apr 12, 2019
1:00PM - 5:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 112
Lecture
Fri Apr 19, 2019
1:00PM - 5:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 112
Lecture
Fri Apr 26, 2019
1:00PM - 5:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 112
Lecture
Fri May 3, 2019
1:00PM - 5:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 112
Lecture
Fri May 10, 2019
1:00PM - 5:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 112
Lecture
Fri May 17, 2019
1:00PM - 5:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 112
Lecture
Fri May 24, 2019
1:00PM - 5:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 112
Lecture
Fri May 31, 2019
1:00PM - 5:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 112
Lecture
Fri Jun 7, 2019
1:00PM - 5:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 112
Wait List
-
Friday 9:00AM - 1:00PM
Instructor: Laura Warrell
367235
Fee:
$880.00
See Details
Notes

Textbook required for first class.

Enrollment limited to 18 students. Visitors not permitted. Internet access required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after March 29, 2019
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Fri Apr 5, 2019
9:00AM - 1:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 112
Lecture
Fri Apr 12, 2019
9:00AM - 1:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 112
Lecture
Fri Apr 19, 2019
9:00AM - 1:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 112
Lecture
Fri Apr 26, 2019
9:00AM - 1:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 112
Lecture
Fri May 3, 2019
9:00AM - 1:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 112
Lecture
Fri May 10, 2019
9:00AM - 1:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 112
Lecture
Fri May 17, 2019
9:00AM - 1:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 112
Lecture
Fri May 24, 2019
9:00AM - 1:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 112
Lecture
Fri May 31, 2019
9:00AM - 1:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 112
Lecture
Fri Jun 7, 2019
9:00AM - 1:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 112
Canceled
-
Friday 12:15PM - 4:15PM
Instructor: Lia Lerner
367234
Fee:
$880.00
See Details
Notes

Textbook required for first class.

Enrollment limited to 18 students. Visitors not permitted. Internet access required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after March 29, 2019
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Fri Apr 5, 2019
12:15PM - 4:15PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 113
Lecture
Fri Apr 12, 2019
12:15PM - 4:15PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 113
Lecture
Fri Apr 19, 2019
12:15PM - 4:15PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 113
Lecture
Fri Apr 26, 2019
12:15PM - 4:15PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 113
Lecture
Fri May 3, 2019
12:15PM - 4:15PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 113
Lecture
Fri May 10, 2019
12:15PM - 4:15PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 113
Lecture
Fri May 17, 2019
12:15PM - 4:15PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 113
Lecture
Fri May 24, 2019
12:15PM - 4:15PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 113
Lecture
Fri May 31, 2019
12:15PM - 4:15PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 113
Lecture
Fri Jun 7, 2019
12:15PM - 4:15PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 113

Available Format(s):

These courses are fully online, and there are no in-person classroom meetings.

Available
-
Instructor: Barbara Franceschini
368278
Fee:
$880.00
41 days left. Enroll by Jul 5, 2019
See Details
Notes

Enrollment limited to 18 students. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after June 28, 2019
Course Requirements

Hybrid courses utilize a combination of in-person classroom meetings and online meetings.

Available
-
Friday 9:00AM - 1:00PM
Instructor: Laura Warrell
368280
Fee:
$880.00
41 days left. Enroll by Jul 5, 2019
See Details
Notes

Enrollment limited to 18 students. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after June 28, 2019
Course Requirements
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Discussion
Fri Jul 5, 2019
9:00AM - 1:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121B
Discussion
Fri Jul 12, 2019
9:00AM - 1:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121B
Discussion
Fri Jul 19, 2019
9:00AM - 1:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121B
Discussion
Fri Jul 26, 2019
9:00AM - 1:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121B
Discussion
Fri Aug 2, 2019
9:00AM - 1:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121B
Discussion
Fri Aug 9, 2019
9:00AM - 1:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121B
Discussion
Fri Aug 16, 2019
9:00AM - 1:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121B
Discussion
Fri Aug 23, 2019
9:00AM - 1:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121B
Discussion
Fri Aug 30, 2019
9:00AM - 1:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121B
Discussion
Fri Sep 6, 2019
9:00AM - 1:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121B
Available
-
Friday 12:15PM - 4:15PM
Instructor: Lorraine Sharkey, MBA, TEFL
368279
Fee:
$880.00
41 days left. Enroll by Jul 5, 2019
See Details
Notes

Enrollment limited to 18 students. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after June 28, 2019
Course Requirements
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Discussion
Fri Jul 5, 2019
12:15PM - 4:15PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121E
Discussion
Fri Jul 12, 2019
12:15PM - 4:15PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121E
Discussion
Fri Jul 19, 2019
12:15PM - 4:15PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121E
Discussion
Fri Jul 26, 2019
12:15PM - 4:15PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121E
Discussion
Fri Aug 2, 2019
12:15PM - 4:15PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121E
Discussion
Fri Aug 9, 2019
12:15PM - 4:15PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121E
Discussion
Fri Aug 16, 2019
12:15PM - 4:15PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121E
Discussion
Fri Aug 23, 2019
12:15PM - 4:15PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121E
Discussion
Fri Aug 30, 2019
12:15PM - 4:15PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121E
Discussion
Fri Sep 6, 2019
12:15PM - 4:15PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121E
Available
-
Saturday 9:00AM - 1:00PM
Instructor: Megan Moriarty
368282
Fee:
$880.00
42 days left. Enroll by Jul 6, 2019
See Details
Notes

Enrollment limited to 18 students. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after June 29, 2019
Course Requirements
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Discussion
Sat Jul 6, 2019
9:00AM - 1:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 119B
Discussion
Sat Jul 13, 2019
9:00AM - 1:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 119B
Discussion
Sat Jul 20, 2019
9:00AM - 1:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 119B
Discussion
Sat Jul 27, 2019
9:00AM - 1:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 119B
Discussion
Sat Aug 3, 2019
9:00AM - 1:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 119B
Discussion
Sat Aug 10, 2019
9:00AM - 1:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 119B
Discussion
Sat Aug 17, 2019
9:00AM - 1:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 119B
Discussion
Sat Aug 24, 2019
9:00AM - 1:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 119B
Discussion
Sat Aug 31, 2019
9:00AM - 1:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 119B
Discussion
Sat Sep 7, 2019
9:00AM - 1:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 119B

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