The English as a Second Language course Developing Communication is designed for students whose primary language is not English and who are at a Level 3 English proficiency. This course is designed to increase English language proficiency, enhance 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 may be offered for one, two or three hour periods.