In level 8, you will learn how to:
1. Identify the main points of discussions or speeches on familiar and unfamiliar topics.
2. Demonstrate ability to communicate with appropriate language and grammar in longer conversations and interviews.
3. Use analysis and vocabulary skills to figure out the meaning of new words.
4. Understand reading materials and magazines made for the general, non-ESL public.
5. Write a composition on topics discussed in class with control of basic grammar.

SLO's

After successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

  • Outcome 1: Identify essential points of discussion or speeches of familiar or unfamiliar topics.
  • Outcome 2: Demonstrate ability to communicate with appropriate syntax and control of grammatical patterns in most extended conversations and interviews.
  • Outcome 3: Apply word analysis and vocabulary skills to determine the meaning of new words in the context of familiar scenarios.
  • Outcome 4: Interpret the meaning of readings on familiar topics from authentic materials.
  • Outcome 5: Demonstrate ability to write brief compositions on previously discussed topics and exhibit control of basic grammatical patterns.