Apr 15, 2021  
2015 - 2016 CNM Catalog, Volume 48.1 
    
2015 - 2016 CNM Catalog, Volume 48.1 [The CNM Academic Year includes Fall, Spring, Summer Terms]

ESOL 1030 - U.S. Culture and Contemporary Issues for Specific Purposes

3 credit hour(s)
Prerequisite: ENG 0750  or ESOL 0751  or appropriate placement score . Recommended: ESL 0650  + ESOL 0350  + ESOL 0450  + ESOL 0651 .*

This course for nonnative English speakers focuses on U.S. cultural norms, behaviors, and expectations as they relate to professional and interpersonal communication. Students develop their English language skills to communicate more effectively in multi-cultural environments. Emphasis is placed on contemporary issues as the context for improving English fluency and confidence.

* It is recommended that students take ESL 0650 , ESOL 0350 , ESOL 0450 , and ESOL 0651  and before they take ESOL 1001 , ESOL 1010 , ESOL 1020 , and ESOL 1030 because students need a foundation in academic language skills to become proficient in English.