English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) - Non-Credit

GateWay Community College is offering non-credit English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) classes focusing on listening, reading, writing and speaking. The adult English language classes will help with English language skills and require no prior English instruction.

Fall Classes:

ESOL Beginning I

In this course, students will learn basic listening, reading, and writing comprehension.

Aug. 30 – Dec. 1 | Tue & Thu | 8:30 to 10 a.m. 
Aug. 29 – Nov. 30 | Mon & Wed | 5:30 to 7 p.m. 

ESOL Beginning II

In this course, students will learn basic conversational skills, pronunciation, spelling, and vocabulary development. Grammar patterns practice with sentence level writing. Yes/no and information question development. Practice with reading and answering simple questions. 

Aug. 30 – Dec. 1 | Tue & Thu | 10:15 to 11:45 a.m. 
Aug. 29 – Nov. 30 | Mon & Wed | 7:15 to 8:45 p.m. 

ESOL Conversation

This class will be instructor led, but student driven where students will provide ideas and topics of conversation.  During this course, students can seek answers about and practice for more advanced English grammar point.

This course is intended to provide students with an opportunity to advance their knowledge of English beyond the limitations of Beginning 1 and Beginning 2 in order to prepare for entry into ESL Credit Courses, or to simply continue the students’ education and fluency of the English language in a conversational setting.

Aug. 29 – Sept. 28 | Mon & Wed | 8:30 to 10 a.m. 
Aug. 30 – Sep. 29 | Tue & Thu | 6 to 7:30 p.m. 
Oct. 10 – Nov. 9 | Mon & Wed | 8:30 to 10 a.m. 
Oct. 11 – Nov. 10 | Tue & Thu | 6 to 7:30 p.m. 

Enrollment Steps

∙ Find and enroll in your class - www.purplepass.com
∙ Use the search field and type: ESOL
∙ Choose class and click on: Buy tickets
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For questions, call Community Education: (602) 286-8090
Email: communityeducation@gatewaycc.edu