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English for Academic Purposes (Formerly ESL)
ENGLISH FOR ACADEMIC PURPOSES (EAP) was formerly called ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE (ESL).


Academic Director for International Student Success: Larry Kuiper, kuiper@uwm.edu


English for Academic Purposes (EAP) Academic Coordinator: Brooke Haley CRT 678 haleyb@uwm.edu


Undergraduate dually admitted students should contact Undergraduate Dual Coordinator, Gitte Frandsen, to enroll in EAP courses. gpf@uwm.edu

Graduate dually admitted students should contact Graduate Dual Coordinator, Rosemarie Feiza-Lenz, to enroll in EAP courses. rflenz@uwm.edu

The EAP courses, listed below, are credit bearing courses designed for degree-seeking UWM students who grew up speaking a language other than English at home.

EAP 100 develops skills necessary to succeed in EAP 101/ENGLISH 101.
Successfully completing EAP 101/ENGLISH 101 and ENGLISH 102 satisfies UMW's General Education Requirement (GER) for English.
The English Placement Test for Non-Native Speakers of English (EPT-NNSE) is necessary to enroll. Register for the EPT-NNSE at: https://www4.uwm.edu/des/apps/testregistration/index.cfm?a1=login

EAP 110, 120, 135, and 145 provide undergraduate students academic English skills needed to succeed in all classes at UWM.

EAP 420 and/or EAP 435 are required courses for duallly admitted graduate students and provide advanced undergraduate students and graduate students a refinement of reading, writing and grammar skills (420), or speaking and listening skills (435). Courses support academic success in graduate and upper-level courses. Course readings and assignments vary from semester to semester. Courses can be taken twice. Contact Graduate Dual Coordinator for more information about courses, Rosemarie Feiza-Lenz, rflenz@uwm.edu.

INTENSIVE ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE PROGRAM
The non-credit intensive English Program (IEP) offers UWM and non-UWM students instruction in English as a Second Language. To register, please contact the ESL Office: Curtin 672, 229-5757, esl@uwm.edu.

To register for the UW-Milwaukee International Teaching Assistant Assessment (MITAA), please contact the ESL Programs Office, Curtin 672, or email esl@uwm.edu.

The College of Letters & Science charges an additional special course fee for Distance Education (online) sections. These sections can be distinguished by a section number beginning with 2-- (e.g., 201, 202). If the special course fee is not listed in the Schedule of Classes, please contact Andy Cuneo, L&S Student Academic Services, via e-mail, acuneo@uwm.edu, or phone (414) 229-2787. The College of Letters & Science charges an additional special course fee for Distance Education (online) sections. These sections can be distinguished by a section number beginning with 2-- (e.g., 201, 202). If the special course fee is not listed in the Schedule of Classes, please contact Andy Cuneo, L&S Student Academic Services, via e-mail, acuneo@uwm.edu, or phone (414) 229-2787.
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EAP-100: Introduction to College Writing for Multilingual Students (4 units; U )

Opportunities for multilingual students to improve their analytical reading and academic writing skills while offering intensive language work and individualized instruction.

Notes:
Counts as repeat of 4 cr of combined EAP 116 & 117. Prereq: English Placement Test for Non-Native Speakers of English (EPT-NNSE) Score of 2, ESL-PIC score of 1, 2, or 3, or Grade of C or better in EAP 115(P) or 116(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    4 LEC 001 53443 9:30 AM-10:45 AM MW 01/22-05/10 Barbieri, Nancy CRT 103  
          10:00 AM-10:50 AM F        
Consent required to audit.
    4 LEC 002 53444 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 01/22-05/10 Barbieri, Nancy CRT 103  
          11:00 AM-11:50 AM F        
Consent required to audit.
    4 LEC 003 53445 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 01/22-05/10 Haley, Brooke CRT 227  
          2:00 PM-2:50 PM F        
Consent required to audit.

EAP-101: College Writing for Multilingual Students/English 101 (3 units; U )

Prepares and qualifies multilingual writers for English 102. Writing analytical essays based on academic reading.

Notes:
Counts as repeat of EAP 118. Prereq: English Placement Test for Non-Native Speakers of English (EPT-NNSE) Score of 3 or ESL-PIC score of 4 or Grade of C or better in EAP 117(P) or grade of C or better in English 100(P) or EAP 100(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 53448 10:00 AM-10:50 AM MWF 01/22-05/10 Chevako, Mari HLT G88  
May not be taken cr/no cr.
Consent required to audit.
    3 LEC 002 53449 11:00 AM-11:50 AM MWF 01/22-05/10 Chevako, Mari HLT G88  
May not be taken cr/no cr.
Consent required to audit.
    3 LEC 003 53450 1:00 PM-1:50 PM MWF 01/22-05/10 Chevako, Mari HLT G88  
May not be taken cr/no cr.
Consent required to audit.
    3 LEC 004 53451 2:00 PM-2:50 PM MWF 01/22-05/10 Chevako, Mari HLT G88  
May not be taken cr/no cr.
Consent required to audit.

EAP-110: College Reading and Writing Skills for Multilingual Students (4 units; U )

Opportunities for multilingual students to develop reading comprehension and critical reading skills along with basic composition skills, including individualized, grammar-based instruction.

Notes:
Counts as repeat of 4 cr of EAP 105 & 115. Prereq: English Placement Test for Non-Native Speakers of English (EPT-NSE) Score of 1 or self-placement.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    4 LEC 001 53454 9:30 AM-10:45 AM MW 01/22-05/10 Haley, Brooke CRT 303  
          10:00 AM-10:50 AM F        
This course was designed for students with low reading scores on the ACT, EPT-NNSE, TOEFL and IELTS.
Consent required to audit.
    4 LEC 003 53455 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 01/22-05/10 Barbieri, Nancy CRT 303  
          11:00 AM-11:50 AM F        
This course was designed for students with low reading scores on the ACT, EPT-NNSE, TOEFL and IELTS.
Consent required to audit.

EAP 120(ESL 120): Grammar and Editing in English for Multilingual Students (3 units; U )

Grammar instruction and writing. Individual feedback given in conferences with instructor.

Notes:
Open only to undergraduates who are non-native speakers of English. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 49906 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 01/22-05/10 Feiza-Lenz, Rosemarie CRT B12  

EAP 135(ESL 135): Basic Skills in Academic Listening & Speaking (3 units; U )

Academic presentation and lecture note-taking skill development for English learners with no previous formal instruction in these areas.

Notes:
Open only to undergraduate students who are non-native speakers of English. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 54809 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 01/22-05/10   CRT 103  
This class is open to all non-native speakers of English.
Audit never allowed.

EAP 145(ESL 145): Practice in Academic Listening and Speaking (3 units; U )

Academic presentation and lecture note-taking skill development for English learners with previous formal instruction in these areas.

Notes:
Open only to undergraduate students who are non-native speakers of English. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 52580 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 01/22-05/10   CRT 303  
This class is open to all non-native speakers of English.

EAP 420(ESL 420): Advanced Reading, Writing, and Grammar Tune-up for Internationals (4 units; U )

Refinement of advanced undergraduate and graduate students' language control; extensive reading, writing, and contextualized grammar; focus on American academic expectations. Intensive individual conferences.

Notes:
May enroll in one fall and one spring term to a combined total of 8 cr max. Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    4 LEC 001 52581 8:30 AM-11:50 AM R 01/22-05/10 Mattson, Jennifer HLT G84  
Course geared to graduate students. Readings and assignments change from fall to spring semester.
    4 LEC 002 52582 12:00 PM-3:20 PM F 01/22-05/10 Feiza-Lenz, Rosemarie CRT 319  
Course geared to graduate students. Readings and assignments change from fall to spring semester.

EAP 435(ESL 435): Advanced Listening, Speaking, and Notetaking Skills for Internationals (4 units; U )

Refinement of advanced undergraduate and graduate students' listening and speaking skills and pronunciation. Focus on American academic expectations. Intensive individual conferences target unique needs.

Notes:
May enroll in one fall and one spring term to a combined total of 8 cr max. Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    4 SEM 001 53457 8:30 AM-11:50 AM R 01/22-05/10 Sondrol, Mark HLT G80  
Course geared to graduate students. Materials and assignments change from fall to spring semester.
Consent required to audit.
    4 SEM 002 54806 12:00 PM-3:20 PM F 01/22-05/10 Mattson, Jennifer CRT 219