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Developmental English Language Skills, Certificate of Competency

Not Financial Aid Eligible
Banner Code: 1_NCK_ELLD
Control Number: 36893

This program is designed for intermediate English language learners. Students will develop listening, speaking, grammar, reading, and writing skills alongside the foundational skills for a potential transfer to career development or academic program.

Program Outcome

  1. Students will demonstrate the ability to engage in extended discussions about less familiar topics orally and in writing with a growing grammar and pronunciation accuracy.
  2. Students will show comprehension of the main idea and supporting details of level-appropriate written and/or oral texts. 

Certificate of Competency

A certificate in a recognized career field articulated with degree-applicable coursework, completion of an associate degree, or transfer to a baccalaureate institution.

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Course Title Units
Required Courses
ELL A036NEnglish Language Learning: Intermediate A90
ELL A046NEnglish Language Learning: Intermediate B90
ELL A037NIntermediate Grammar Review36-54
or ELL A047N Advanced Grammar Review 1
or ELL A035N Intermediate Pronunciation
Total Hours216-234