The English for Speakers of Other Languages course Beginning Communication is designed for students whose primary language is not English and who are at Level 2 English proficiency. This course is designed to increase English language proficiency, enhance emerging academic language, and develop learning strategies to meet the demands of learning academic content in English. Communication skills, i.e. listening, speaking, viewing, reading and writing, are strengthened through the integrated learning of language and academic content. This course is repeatable.