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 Credits

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.

Fall 2018 Schedule

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

Wait List
-
Instructor: Barbara Franceschini
363948
Fee:
$880.00
See Details
Notes

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

Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 12, 2018
Course Requirements
Available
-
Instructor: Megan Moriarty
363945
Fee:
$880.00
4 days left. Enroll by Sep 24, 2018
See Details
Notes

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

Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 12, 2018
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials

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

Available
-
Friday 12:15PM - 4:15PM
Instructor: Lia Lerner
363946
Fee:
$880.00
8 days left. Enroll by Sep 28, 2018
See Details
Notes

No meetings November 9 & 23. 

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

Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 12, 2018
Course Requirements
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Fri Sep 28, 2018
12:15PM - 4:15PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 107B
Lecture
Fri Oct 5, 2018
12:15PM - 4:15PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 107B
Lecture
Fri Oct 12, 2018
12:15PM - 4:15PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 107B
Lecture
Fri Oct 19, 2018
12:15PM - 4:15PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 107B
Lecture
Fri Oct 26, 2018
12:15PM - 4:15PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 107B
Lecture
Fri Nov 2, 2018
12:15PM - 4:15PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 107B
Lecture
Fri Nov 9, 2018
12:15PM - 4:15PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 107B
Lecture
Fri Nov 16, 2018
12:15PM - 4:15PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 107B
Lecture
Fri Nov 23, 2018
12:15PM - 4:15PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 107B
Lecture
Fri Nov 30, 2018
12:15PM - 4:15PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 107B
Lecture
Fri Dec 7, 2018
12:15PM - 4:15PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 107B
Lecture
Fri Dec 14, 2018
12:15PM - 4:15PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 107B
Wait List
-
Wednesday 1:00PM - 5:00PM
Instructor: Lorraine Sharkey, MBA, TEFL
363944
Fee:
$880.00
See Details
Notes

No meeting November 21.

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

Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 10, 2018
Course Requirements
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Wed Oct 3, 2018
1:00PM - 5:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 218
Lecture
Wed Oct 10, 2018
1:00PM - 5:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 218
Lecture
Wed Oct 17, 2018
1:00PM - 5:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 218
Lecture
Wed Oct 24, 2018
1:00PM - 5:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 218
Lecture
Wed Oct 31, 2018
1:00PM - 5:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 218
Lecture
Wed Nov 7, 2018
1:00PM - 5:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 218
Lecture
Wed Nov 14, 2018
1:00PM - 5:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 218
Lecture
Wed Nov 28, 2018
1:00PM - 5:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 218
Lecture
Wed Dec 5, 2018
1:00PM - 5:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 218
Lecture
Wed Dec 12, 2018
1:00PM - 5:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 218
Canceled
-
Tuesday 12:00PM - 4:00PM
363943
Fee:
$880.00
See Details
Notes

No meeting November 20.

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

Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 9, 2018
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Tue Oct 2, 2018
12:00PM - 4:00PM
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 103
Lecture
Tue Oct 9, 2018
12:00PM - 4:00PM
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 103
Lecture
Tue Oct 16, 2018
12:00PM - 4:00PM
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 103
Lecture
Tue Oct 23, 2018
12:00PM - 4:00PM
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 103
Lecture
Tue Oct 30, 2018
12:00PM - 4:00PM
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 103
Lecture
Tue Nov 6, 2018
12:00PM - 4:00PM
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 103
Lecture
Tue Nov 13, 2018
12:00PM - 4:00PM
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 103
Lecture
Tue Nov 27, 2018
12:00PM - 4:00PM
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 103
Lecture
Tue Dec 4, 2018
12:00PM - 4:00PM
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 103
Available
-
Friday 12:15PM - 4:15PM
Instructor: Lorraine Sharkey, MBA, TEFL
363942
Fee:
$880.00
8 days left. Enroll by Sep 28, 2018
See Details
Notes

No meetings November 10 & 24.

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

Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 13, 2018
Course Requirements
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Fri Sep 28, 2018
12:15PM - 4:15PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 213
Lecture
Fri Oct 5, 2018
12:15PM - 4:15PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 213
Lecture
Fri Oct 12, 2018
12:15PM - 4:15PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 213
Lecture
Fri Oct 19, 2018
12:15PM - 4:15PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 213
Lecture
Fri Oct 26, 2018
12:15PM - 4:15PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 213
Lecture
Fri Nov 2, 2018
12:15PM - 4:15PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 213
Discussion
Fri Nov 16, 2018
12:15PM - 4:15PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 213
Lecture
Fri Nov 30, 2018
12:15PM - 4:15PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 213
Lecture
Fri Dec 7, 2018
12:15PM - 4:15PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 213
Lecture
Fri Dec 14, 2018
12:15PM - 4:15PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 213
Canceled
-
Saturday 1:00PM - 5:00PM
Instructor: Lorraine Sharkey, MBA, TEFL
363941
Fee:
$880.00
See Details
Notes

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

Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 10, 2018
Course Requirements
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Sat Sep 29, 2018
1:00PM - 5:00PM
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills 215 - Laurel
Lecture
Sat Oct 6, 2018
1:00PM - 5:00PM
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills 215 - Laurel
Lecture
Sat Oct 13, 2018
1:00PM - 5:00PM
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills 215 - Laurel
Lecture
Sat Oct 20, 2018
1:00PM - 5:00PM
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills 215 - Laurel
Lecture
Sat Oct 27, 2018
1:00PM - 5:00PM
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills 215 - Laurel
Lecture
Sat Nov 3, 2018
1:00PM - 5:00PM
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills 215 - Laurel
Lecture
Sat Nov 10, 2018
1:00PM - 5:00PM
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills 215 - Laurel
Lecture
Sat Nov 17, 2018
1:00PM - 5:00PM
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills 215 - Laurel
Lecture
Sat Dec 1, 2018
1:00PM - 5:00PM
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills 215 - Laurel
Lecture
Sat Dec 8, 2018
1:00PM - 5:00PM
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills 215 - Laurel
Lecture
Sat Dec 15, 2018
1:00PM - 5:00PM
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills 215 - Laurel
Available
-
Friday 12:15PM - 4:15PM
Instructor: Laura Warrell
363926
Fee:
$880.00
8 days left. Enroll by Sep 28, 2018
See Details
Notes

No meetings November 9 & 23.

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

Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 12, 2018
Course Requirements
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Fri Sep 28, 2018
12:15PM - 4:15PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 310
Lecture
Fri Oct 5, 2018
12:15PM - 4:15PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 310
Lecture
Fri Oct 12, 2018
12:15PM - 4:15PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 310
Lecture
Fri Oct 19, 2018
12:15PM - 4:15PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 310
Lecture
Fri Oct 26, 2018
12:15PM - 4:15PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 310
Lecture
Fri Nov 2, 2018
12:15PM - 4:15PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 310
Lecture
Fri Nov 9, 2018
12:15PM - 4:15PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 310
Lecture
Fri Nov 16, 2018
12:15PM - 4:15PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 310
Lecture
Fri Nov 23, 2018
12:15PM - 4:15PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 310
Lecture
Fri Nov 30, 2018
12:15PM - 4:15PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 310
Lecture
Fri Dec 7, 2018
12:15PM - 4:15PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 310
Lecture
Fri Dec 14, 2018
12:15PM - 4:15PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 310

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