ESL 201 Composition and Critical Thinking for Non-Native Speakers of English (3 credits)
This course provides the non-native student with the critical reading and writing skills necessary to perform well in required introductory courses in English. Special emphasis is placed on analyzing both the literal and figurative levels of the language of literature and communicating these perceptions in organized, persuasive, and creative English prose. These aims encompass the writing needs of all non-native students, undergraduate and graduate. Will fulfill the general education requirement GEP in foreign languages for all international students whose primary language is not English. No prerequisites.