ESL 444
Intermediate English as a Second Language

Course Description

This course focuses on the development of English speaking, listening, reading and writing skills with an emphasis on explicit, direct grammar instruction. Emphasis will be placed on vocabulary-building and writing. Pronunciation practice and discussion of cross-cultural topics are also included.

Class Details

CRN Course Section Days Times Instructor Loc
13379 ESL 444 49Z MTWR··· 09:30 AM-01:00 PM Webster Hamilton ONLINE

Class Materials: View textbook and/or other materials for this course available at the Bookstore.
Class Dates: This class runs from 2022-06-27 to 2022-08-19.

Footnote Information

ESL 444.49Z: Fully ONLINE. This class meets each week on scheduled days and times as noted in the class listing. Students must have access to a computer, the internet and an individual email address. We recommend a laptop or desktop computer to successfully complete the course; a tablet or phone may not be adequate for all assignments and tests. Most De Anza classes will use the Canvas course management system. Information about Canvas and Online Education Orientation can be found in Canvas on the Student Resources page: . The Student Online Resources hub with extensive information and tips can be found at .

Course Details

0 Units
Ten hours lecture (120 hours total per quarter).
Gen Ed
Non-GE Class
Program Status
Program Applicable
Non-credit Class
Grading Method
Pass/Fail Grading


(Restricted to students whose native language is not English.) Prerequisite: Qualifying score on the English as a Second Language Placement Test; or ESL 434 with a grade of C or better.
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