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IMPROVING YOUR CONVERSATION SKILLS

Learn to communicate more effectively in personal and professional settings. You will enhance your listening skills through in-class discussions and small-group exercises. The course gives you the tools to increase your interpersonal communication skills in a variety of contexts—from knowing how to conduct yourself on job interviews to expressing yourself professionally and communicating better with co-workers. You must be fluent in English to benefit from this course.

Students who enroll in this class must have at least a high-intermediate level of English as evidenced by their completion of Level 3 in our ESL program or by their score on our placement exam, given on the 1st day of class.

$300, (including parking) 25 hours, 2.5 CEUs

10 Saturdays, September 12 – November 14

9 – 11:30 a.m.
Boca Raton Campus
#ICS91215

 

 

 GRAMMAR FOR NON-NATIVE SPEAKERS

Learn the fundamentals of English grammar through a skills development approach. Review problem areas, including the use of phrasal verbs, tenses, idioms and prepositions. Oral and written exercises will help you to feel more confident and fluent in using English. You will have opportunities to discuss specific grammar issues.

Students who enroll in this class must have at least a high-intermediate level of English as evidenced by their completion of Level 3 in our ESL program or by their score on our placement exam, given on the 1st day of class.

 

$300, (including parking) 25 hours, 2.5 CEUs

10 Saturdays, September 12 – November 14

12 noon – 2:30 p.m.
Boca Raton Campus
#GNN91215

 

 

ACCENT REDUCTION

If you are non-native speaker of English with a good command of the language, this course will help you improve both your pronunciation and fluency. Gain greater proficiency in the sounds and the rhythm of American English speech. Included are an intensive study of phonetics and audio recording sessions. Class size is limited to 12.

$450, (including parking) 36 hours, 3.6 CEUs

12 Saturdays, September 12 – December 5

(no class November 28)
9 – 12 noon
Boca Raton Campus
#AR91215

 

 

 ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE 

Evening Program

If you want to improve your English skills, but have a work schedule that does not allow you to study full time, this program is the solution for you. Attend classes three evenings each week and study grammar, writing, vocabulary building, and reading comprehension. This is a multilevel program in which you will improve your listening and speaking skills through extensive conversation practice. On the first day of class, you will take a placement test to determine your English level

$650, (including parking) 62 hours, 6.2 CEU

10 Tuesdays, 10 Wednesdays & 11 Thursdays,
September 17 – December 3

(no class: November 11 and 26)
7 – 9 p.m. 
Boca Raton Campus 
#ESL-E91715

 

 

  ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE 

Saturday Program

Take this program if you are a non-native speaker of English and wish to acquire a good command of English to improve your professional as well as your personal life. On the first day of class, you will take a placement test to determine your English level..

The program includes:

  • grammar, reading and writing comprehension, vocabulary, listening and speaking

  • individualized attention

  • extensive practice in reality-based conversations

  • consultation with instructors

  • weekly assessments

  • practice of skills learned in the classroom

 PREREQUISITE at least intermediate-level proficiency in oral and written English.

$550, 48 hours, 4.8 CEUs

12 Saturdays, September 19 – December 12

(no class: November 28)
9 – 1 p.m.
Boca Raton Campus
#ESL-S91915

 

 

BUSINESS ENGLISH

If you are currently working in a business environment, this course can help you communicate more accurately and effectively. Intended for intermediate to advanced non-native speakers of English, the course focuses on good professional writing skills; correct English grammar usage and vocabulary in meetings and discussions. Instruction is interactive and dynamic and involves group work and audiovisual aids.

Students who enroll in this class must have at least a high-intermediate level of English as evidenced by their completion of Level 3 in our ESL program or by their score on our placement exam, given on the 1st day of class.

$400, (including parking) 24 hours, 2.4 CEUs

12 Mondays, September 14 – November 30

6 – 8 p.m.
Boca Raton Campus
#BE91415

 

 

 

Contact Marta Guevara about custom-designed training for your employees. 1-800-228-5845 mailto:mguevara@fau.edu


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