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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

Assistant Academic Director for English for Academic Purposes (EAP): Brooke Haley CRT 678 haleyb@uwm.edu. Contact Brooke Haley about the following:
¿ Undergraduates with an English Placement Hold (EPH)
¿ Graduate dually admitted students

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. No placement test is necessary for these classes.

EAP 420 and/or EAP 435 are required courses for dually 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 Brooke Haley at haleyb@uwm.edu for more information about courses.

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.
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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) or 110(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    4 LEC 001
50902 9:30 AM-10:45 AM MW 01/21-05/07 Barbieri, Nancy HLT G80  
          10:00 AM-10:50 AM F        
Consent required to audit.
    4 LEC 002
51666 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 01/21-05/07 Van Fossen, Lou Ann HLT G80  
          2:00 PM-2:50 PM F        
Consent required to audit.
    4 LEC 003
50904 3:00 PM-3:50 PM F 01/21-05/07 Van Fossen, Lou Ann HLT G80  
          3:30 PM-4:45 PM MW        
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
50905 9:00 AM-9:50 AM MWF 01/21-05/07 Chevako, Mari MER 321  
Consent required to audit.
    3 LEC 002
50906 10:00 AM-10:50 AM MWF 01/21-05/07 Chevako, Mari MER 321  
Consent required to audit.
    3 LEC 003
50908 11:00 AM-11:50 AM MWF 01/21-05/07 Haley, Brooke HLT G88  
Consent required to audit.
    3 LEC 004
51590 1:00 PM-1:50 PM MWF 01/21-05/07 Chevako, Mari CRT 181  
Consent required to audit.
    3 LEC 005
51672 2:00 PM-2:50 PM MWF 01/21-05/07 Chevako, Mari CRT 181  
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
50909 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 01/21-05/07 Barbieri, Nancy HLT G80  
          11:00 AM-11:50 AM F        
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
48720 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 01/21-05/07 Mattson, Jennifer NWQ G540  

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
51655 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 01/21-05/07 Mattson, Jennifer CRT 303  
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
55751 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 01/21-05/07 Mattson, Jennifer ROOM TBA  
    3 LEC 002
55752 3:30 PM-4:45 PM TR 01/21-05/07 Mattson, Jennifer CRT B12  

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
50527 8:30 AM-11:50 AM R 01/21-05/07 Feiza-Lenz, Rosemarie MER 321  
    4 LEC 002
50528 12:00 PM-3:20 PM F 01/21-05/07 Feiza-Lenz, Rosemarie CRT 109  

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
50910 8:30 AM-11:50 AM R 01/21-05/07 Sondrol, Mark HLT G88  
    4 SEM 002
52909 12:00 PM-3:20 PM F 01/21-05/07 Sondrol, Mark CRT 321  

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