Intensive English COurses
The English Language Center is an intensive English language program.
Following a placement assessment upon arrival at the ELC, students are assigned to one of the following levels of English language study:
Foundations through Advanced High (5 levels)
- 20 contact hours per week
- Instruction in reading, writing, grammar, listening, speaking and pronunciation
- Elective classes in upper levels: Service Learning, Digital Magazine, Pronunciation, Improvisation, American Culture – Colorado, American Culture – Sports, Business Writing, and Culture, Safety and Empowerment
For a brief overview of each level and the classes, see the Curriculum Overview.
For a description of the range of possible levels of proficiency in the full ELC curriculum, see the ELC Proficiency Scale.
English Language Credit
- Courses focusing on academic writing, speaking, and U.S. culture
For additional information see the LAUNCH Curriculum Overview.