The English for Speakers of Other Languages course Bridging Communication is designed for the advanced English language learner who is at a Level 5 English language proficiency level. This course focuses on expanding the student's range of vocabulary, refining grammatical structures, sharpening writing skills, and enhancing critical reading and thinking skills, such as analyzing, synthesizing and evaluating. All areas of communication skills are strengthened through the integrated learning of language and academic content. This course may be offered for one hour.
Course Note: Two years of ESL may be substituted for English Language Arts for English Language Learners.