english as a second language

This program offers a series of courses that will introduce or improve upon a student’s English skills from listening, speaking and writing to be used in everyday life situations.

Course and Certificate Information

  • Certificate Description: Students who receive this certificate have demonstrated mastery of the Model Standards for Adult Education Programs Beginning Low and Beginning High levels of English skills in reading, writing, speaking and listening. 

    Course Description:

    • NC.ESL1A – Beginning Low A: Develops basic English skills at the beginning low level through listening, speaking, reading and writing, including grammar, pronunciation, vocabulary, and everyday life situations.
    • NC.ESL1B – Beginning Low B: Continues and expands the development of basic English skills at the beginning low level through listening, speaking, reading and writing, including grammar, pronunciation, vocabulary, and everyday life situations.
    • NC.ESL2A – Beginning High A: Develops English skills at the beginning high level through listening,speaking, reading and writing, including grammar, pronunciation, vocabulary, and everyday life situations.
    NC.ESL2B – Beginning High B: Continues and expands the development of English skills at the beginning high level through listening, speaking, reading and writing, including grammar, pronunciation, vocabulary, and everyday life situations.

  • Certificate Description: Students who receive this certificate have demonstrated mastery of the Model Standards for Adult Education Programs Intermediate Low and Intermediate High levels of English skills in reading, writing, speaking and listening. 

    Course Description:

    NC.ESL3A – Intermediate Low A: Develops English skills at the Intermediate Low level through listening, speaking, reading and writing including grammar, pronunciation, vocabulary, and everyday life situations.
    NC.ESL3B – Intermediate Low B: Continues and expands English skills at the Intermediate Low level through listening, speaking, reading and writing including grammar, pronunciation, vocabulary, and everyday life situations.
    • NC.ESL4A – Intermediate High A: Develops English skills at the Intermediate High level through listening, speaking, reading and writing including grammar, pronunciation, vocabulary, and everyday life situations.
    NC.ESL4B – Intermediate High B: Continues and expands English skills at the Intermediate High level through listening, speaking, reading and writing including grammar, pronunciation, vocabulary, and everyday life situations.

  • ESL for College I and II

    Course Descriptions:

    • NC.ESL 060 - College Reading, Writing, and Grammar I: Develops reading, writing, and grammar skills designed to progress non-native speakers of English toward college-level work. Offered pass/no-pass only.
    • NC.ESL 061 - College Listening and Speaking I: Provides practice speaking in informal college situations. Focuses on listening, speaking, and pronunciation through extensive practice in common college situations. Offered pass/no-pass only.
  • Course Description:

    • NC.VESL 001: Introduces non-native speakers to basic written and verbal communication skills, as well as, cultural knowledge necessary for employment in the United States. Focuses on traditional and web-based employment opportunity resources, completing job applications, writing simple resumes, and answering questions at job interviews. This course may be offered open-entry/open-exit.

     

 

 

Schedule 2020 

  • COURSE

    SECTION #

    FORMAT

    DAYS

    TIMES

    DATES

    NC.ESL-1A  48466  Synchronous  M Tu W Th   6:00pm - 8:30pm 6/15 - 8/6 
    NC.ESL-2A  48467 Synchronous    M Tu W Th 6:00pm - 8:30pm   6/15 - 8/6 
    Fall 2020          
    NC.ESL-1A 49911 Synchronous  M Tu W Th 6:30pm - 9:00pm  8/24 - 12/12
     NC.ESL-1A  49916 Synchronous M Tu W Th  9:00am - 11:30am   8/24 - 10/15
     NC.ESL-1A  49929 Synchronous M Tu W Th  6:00pm - 8:30pm   8/24 - 10/15
    NC.ESL-1A 49923 Synchronous M Tu W Th 9:00am - 11:30am 10/19 - 12/10
    NC.ESL-1B 49942 Synchronous  Tu W 6:30pm - 9:00pm 8/24 - 12/12
    NC.ESL-1B 49959 Synchronous M Tu W Th 6:00pm - 8:30pm 8/24 - 10/15
    NC.ESL-1B 49971 Synchronous M Tu W Th 9:00am - 11:30am 8/24 - 10/15
    NC.ESL-1B 49936 Synchronous M Tu W Th 6:30pm - 9:00pm 10/19 - 12/10
    NC.ESL-1B 49937 Synchronous  M Tu W Th 9:00am - 11:30am 10/19 - 12/10
    NC.ESL-1B 49977 Synchronous M Tu W Th 6:00pm - 8:30pm 10/19 - 12/10
    NC.ESL-2A 49982 Synchronous M Tu W Th 9:00am - 11:30am 8/24 - 10/15
    NC.ESL-2A 49990 Synchronous M Tu W Th 6:30pm - 9:00pm 8/24 - 10/15
    NC.ESL-2A 50009 Synchronous M Tu W 8:00am - 10:00am 8/31 - 12/09
    NC.ESL-2A 50003 Synchronous M Tu W Th 6:00pm - 8:30pm 10/19 - 12/10
    NC.ESL-2A 50008 Synchronous   M Tu W Th 9:00am - 11:30am 10/19 - 12/10
    NC.ESL-2B 50015  Synchronous  M Tu W Th   8:00am - 11:00am 8/24 - 10/15 
    NC.ESL-2B  50018  Synchronous  Tu W Th  6:00pm - 9:00pm  8/25 - 10/15
    NC.ESL-2B 50017 Synchronous M Tu W 8:00am - 10:00am 8/31 - 12/09
    NC.ESL-2B 55014 Synchronous M Tu W Th 9:00am - 11:30am 10/19 - 12/10
    NC.ESL-2B 50023 Synchronous   M Tu W Th 6:30pm - 9:00pm 10/19 - 12/10
  • COURSE

    SECTION #

    FORMAT

    DAYS

    TIMES

    DATES

    NC.ESL-3A  48468  Synchronous M Tu W Th  6:30pm - 9:00pm  6/15 - 8/6 
    NC.ESL-4B  48471   Synchronous M Tu W Th  9:00am - 11:30am  6/15 - 8/6  
    Fall 2020           
    NC.ESL-3A  50056 Synchronous M Tu W Th  6:30pm - 9:00pm   8/24 - 10/15
     NC.ESL-3A 50058  Synchronous  M Tu W Th  9:00am - 11:30am   8/24 - 10/15
    NC.ESL-3A   50036  Synchronous  M Tu W Th   8:30am - 11:00am 10/19 - 12/10
     NC.ESL-3A  50052 Synchronous Tu W Th  6:00pm - 9:00pm  10/20 - 12/10
    NC.ESL-3B  50071  Synchronous M Tu W Th  9:00am - 11:30am   8/24 - 10/15
    NC.ESL-3B  50074 Synchronous   M Tu W Th 6:00pm - 8:30pm 8/24 - 10/15
    NC.ESL-3B  50065 Synchronous M Tu W Th 6:30pm - 9:00pm 10/19 - 12/10
    NC.ESL-3B  50068 Synchronous  M Tu W Th 9:00am - 11:30am 10/19 - 12/10
    NC.ESL-4A 50079  Synchronous  M Tu W Th   6:30pm - 9:00pm 8/24 - 10/15 
    NC.ESL-4A 50083  Synchronous  M W  6:00pm - 9:00pm   8/24 - 12/12
    NC.ESL-4A  50076  Synchronous   M Tu W Th  9:00am - 11:30am  10/19 - 12/10 
    NC.ESL-4A  50081  Synchronous   M Tu W Th 6:00pm - 8:30pm  10/19 - 12/10 
    NC.ESL-4B 50291  Synchronous  M Tu W Th  9:00am - 11:30am  8/24 - 10/15
    NC.ESL-4B  50299  Synchronous M W   6:00pm - 9:00pm  8/24 - 12/12
    NC.ESL-4B 50298  Synchronous  M Tu W Th 6:30pm - 9:00pm  10/19 - 12/10 

     

  • COURSE

    SECTION #

    FORMAT

    DAYS

    TIMES

    DATES

    NC.ESL-061   51519 Synchronous  M Tu W Th  9:00am - 11:30am  6/15 - 8/6 
    Fall 2020           
    NC.ESL-060  50301  Synchronous   Tu Th  9:00am - 11:30am  8/24  -  12/12 
     NC.ESL-060 50415  Synchronous    M W  6:30pm - 9:00pm  8/24 - 12/12  
    NC.ESL-061 50302 Synchronous   M W  9:00am - 11:30am  8/24 - 12/12 
    NC.ESL-061 50416 Synchronous    Tu Th 6:30pm - 9:00pm  8/24 - 12/12  

     

  • COURSE

    SECTION #

    FORMAT

    DAYS

    TIMES

    DATES

    NC.VESL-001  52161 Synchronous  Friday and Saturday  9:30AM - 12:00PM   8/28 to 12/11

     



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