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English as a Second Language @ Georgia Tech: 

English as a Second Language @ Georgia Tech Language Institute Fall Semester 2007

English as a Second Language Resources on Campus: 

English as a Second Language Resources on Campus The Language Institute: a Three-Part Mission Mission 1: Academic Preparation To help students get ready to do academic work at an American university or college. 1958  present 1200+ enrollments per year Students from > 35 countries

English as a Second Language Resources on Campus: 

English as a Second Language Resources on Campus The Language Institute: a Three-Part Mission Mission 2: Professional & Personal Development To help professionals improve their communication skills in English for work-related and social purposes Evening program offers courses for professionals and residents from the local community and from abroad Customized Program offers group and individual courses for companies

English as a Second Language Resources on Campus: 

English as a Second Language Resources on Campus Mission 3: Campus Services To help international graduate and undergraduate students, visiting scholars, and employees have a successful experience at Georgia Tech

English as a Second Language Resources on Campus: 

English as a Second Language Resources on Campus Fall 2006 Statistics: How international are GT students? College International Total Architecture 22 780 Computing 26 878 Engineering 411 7203 Ivan Allen 13 834 Management 114 1251 Sciences 22 1156 Total 547 (4.4%) 12360 Architecture 84 370 Computing 295 565 Engineering 1536 3360 Ivan Allen 73 251 Management 64 259 Sciences 308 770 Total 2360 (42.3%) 5575 Total 2907(16.2%) 17935 Graduate Undergraduate

English as a Second Language Resources on Campus: 

English as a Second Language Resources on Campus What kind of ESL resources are available to you on campus? Credit Courses through CETL Workshops for Graduate Students Customized Courses Through Your Department Intensive English Program Evening Program

English as a Second Language Resources on Campus: 

English as a Second Language Resources on Campus CETL 8793 English for International Graduate Students Mondays, 2:05 pm - 3:55 pm 2 credits Course Goals Increase accuracy & fluency in oral skills Improve clarity in pronunciation Improve confidence in speaking English Practice basic presentation skills

English as a Second Language Resources on Campus: 

English as a Second Language Resources on Campus CETL 8795 Advanced English for International Graduate Students Wednesdays, 2:05 pm - 3:55 pm 2 credits Course Goals Improve oral ability in teaching and making presentations Gain confidence in academic and professional interactions

English as a Second Language Resources on Campus: 

English as a Second Language Resources on Campus CETL 8722 International Academic Writing Tuesdays & Thursdays, 2:05 pm - 3:25 pm 1 credit Course Goals Enhance writing skills by improving accuracy and sophistication in academic writing [research papers, technical reports, dissertations]

English as a Second Language Resources on Campus: 

English as a Second Language Resources on Campus Customized Courses Through Your Department Accent Reduction Technical Writing Oral Presentation Effective Communication for Job Interviews

English as a Second Language Resources on Campus: 

English as a Second Language Resources on Campus Workshops… Summer Graduate Preparation Workshops (Two-week “boot camp”) Academic Writing Academic Speaking Clearer Pronunciation Graduate Teaching Assistant Training Fall International Teaching Assistants Orientation Workshop Friday, August 17, 3:00-5:00 pm 320 Student Center register at www.cetl.gatech.edu Get ready to start your class on the right foot…. Check www.esl.gatech.edu for other upcoming workshops

English as a Second Language Resources on Campus: 

English as a Second Language Resources on Campus For more information Visit website at www.esl.gatech.edu Call 404.894.2425 Visit the Language Institute in the O’Keefe Building OR Visit Language Institute Booth at GradExpo Aug 15-16 Contact: Mo Burke Karen Tucker Campus Coordinator Director mo.burke@esl.gatech.edu karen.tucker@esl.gatech.edu

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