Non-Credit English as a Second Language Classes

ESL

Schedule Dates Time Location Cost
English as a Second Language TR, 5/9-7/20 7-9 p.m. Marple $299
Elementary Grammar for Foreign Students MW, 5/15-8/7 8:05-10:05 p.m. Marple $350
TOEFL Prep Course TR, 5/16-8/10 8:05-10:05 p.m. Marple $375
Grammar & Writing for Foreign Students Learning English W, 5/17-7/26 6-8 p.m. Marple $225
English as a Second Language TR, 5/23-8/3 7-9 p.m. Upper Darby $299
Pronunciation for ESL Students W, 5/31-8/9 7-9 p.m. Marple $285
English as a Second Language MW, 6/19-8/30 6-8 p.m. Exton $299
Conversational English MW, 6/19-7/26 6-8 p.m. Exton $225
Conversational English MW, 7/24-8/23 6-8 p.m. Upper Darby $225

ESL

English as a Second Language
Provides beginning, intermediate and advanced instruction in listening, speaking, reading and writing English. Students are grouped according to their current ability after assessment process at the first class. All levels may not be available at every location. Book with CD included. NOTE: Students will all be tested on the first night of class. The results will place students in qualifying levels: beginners, intermediate, or advanced. Classes will begin the week after testing. No class 7/3-6.

CSP 5021 / Length: 40 hours
Cost: $299

CRN 468
Mandatory Placement Test 5/9
Tues & Thurs
May 16-July 20
7-9 p.m. Marple
CRN 587
Mandatory Placement Test 5/23
Tues & Thurs
May 30-August 3
7-9 p.m. Upper Darby
CRN 217
Mandatory Placement Test 6/12
Mon & Wed
June 19-August 30
6-8 p.m. Exton

Conversational English
Helps high-level ESL speakers advance their communication skills even further in order to function in an English-speaking environment. Students participate in oral presentations, role playing, debates, reading activities and group discussions. Not for beginning speakers.

CSP 5241 / Length: 20 hours
Cost: $225

CRN 578 Mon & Wed
June 19-July 26
6-8 p.m. Exton
CRN 833 Mon & Wed
July 24-August 23
6-8 p.m. Upper Darby

Elementary Grammar for Foreign Students
Learn and practice your grammar skills in this high beginning multi-skills course incorporating listening, speaking, reading, and writing activities focused on everyday life. Book included. Upon successful completion of this course, you may be eligible for three academic credits.

CSP 5268 / Length: 45 hours
Cost: $350

CRN 546 Mon & Wed
May 15-August 7
8:05-10:05 p.m. Marple

Pronunciation for ESL Students
Assists high-intermediate to advanced students from a variety of language backgrounds, who are capable of following class instruction and motivated to practice in and out of class, to improve their pronunciation of Standard American English. Utilizes tapes and text to study vowels and consonants, phrases and sentences, and includes listening, practice, and completion of homework assignments. 

CSP 5258 / Length: 20 hours
Cost: $285

CRN 544 Wednesdays
May 31-August 9
7-9 p.m. Marple

Grammar & Writing for Foreign Students Learning English
Helps those who speak English as a second language to think and write in English. Grammar is taught along with basic writing skills. A speaking knowledge of English is required. No class the week of 3/13-3/18.

CSP 5232 / Length: 20 hours
Cost: $225

CRN 817 Wednesdays
May 17-July 26
6-8 p.m. Marple

TOEFL Prep Course
Skill-building practice in listening, grammar, reading and writing for students registering for the TOEFL exam. Also provides test-taking strategies. This is a test-preparation course for students who are already fluent in English. Does not include instruction in ESL.

CAR 3311 / Length: 48 hours
Cost: $375

CRN 94 Tues & Thurs
May 16-August 10
8:05-10:05 p.m. Marple