In this course, students with TOEFL 91 - 99, IELTS 6.5 - 7, or iTEP 5.0 scores will practice academic reading, writing, and presentation skills. Students will also hone their academic vocabulary and listening comprehension skills.
This four-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 improving vocabulary, while grammar is studied in the context of these activities.
Students who wish to enroll in this course must have a TOEFL (iBT) score between 91 and 99, an IELTS score of 6.5 with a 6.5 or above in writing, or an iTEP score of 5.0.