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ESL Writing Courses

Our international students learning English as a second language will gain skills in three ESL writing courses, including:

ES 100 Essentials of Writing - ESL

This course focuses on the development of basic writing skills from the composing process to development of ideas and sentence structure.

ES 101 Intermediate Writing - ESL

This course provides intermediate students with an introduction to expository writing. Students will explore the composing process as they produce paragraphs and short essays.

ES 102 Advanced Writing - ESL

This course introduces elements of academic writing. Assignments emphasizing various rhetorical modes will focus student efforts of organization and development of ideas. Students will write short expository essays and will be introduced to the role of research in writing.