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Actuarial and Statistical Analysis
African Studies 016
Analytics: Discovery Informatics and Data Sciences
Anthropology 070
Applied Computing
Art History 082
Arts, Visual and Theater
Asian Studies 098
Atmospheric Science 107
Biochemistry 115
Bioenvironmental Engineering 116
Biomedical Engineering 125
Biotechnology 126
Biotechnology and Genomics
Business and Science 137
Cell and Developmental Biology 148
Cellular and Molecular Pharmacology
Chemical and Biochemical Engineering 155
Chemistry and Chemical Biology 160
Chinese 165
Cinema Studies 175
Civil and Environmental Engineering 180
Classics 190
Cognitive Science 185
College Teaching 186
College and University Leadership 187
Communication, Information and Library Studies 194
Communication Studies
Comparative Literature 195
Computational and Data-Enabled Science and Engineering 199
Computer Science 198
Cultural Heritage and Preservation Studies (CHAPS)
Curatorial Studies
Data Science (Statistics Track) 954
Drug Discovery and Development
East Asian Languages and Cultures 217
Ecology and Evolution 215
Economics 220
Education 300
Educational Psychology; Educational Theory, Policy, and Administration; Learning and Teaching
Electrical and Computer Engineering 332
Endocrinology and Animal Biosciences 340
Energy 335
Engineering Management
English, Literatures in (English 350, Composition Studies 352)
English as a Second Language 356, American Language Studies 357
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Entomology 370
Environmental Change, Human Dimensions of 378
Environmental Sciences 375
Exposure Science
Financial Statistics and Risk Management 958
Food and Business Economics 395
Food Science 400
French 420
Genetic Counseling
Geography 450
Geological Sciences 460
Geospatial Information Science 455
Geospatial Information Systems
German 470
Global Agriculture
Global Sports Business 475
Graduate Student Professional Development 486
Higher Education 507
Historic Preservation
History 510
Horticulture and Turfgrass Science
Human Resource Management
Industrial Mathematics
Industrial Relations and Human Resources 545
Industrial and Systems Engineering 540
Information Technology
Interdisciplinary Ph.D. Program 554
Italian 560
Jewish Studies 563
Kinesiology and Applied Physiology 572
Labor and Employment Relations
Landscape Architecture 550
Latin American Studies
Library Studies
Linguistics 615
Literature and Language 617
Literatures in English
Materials Science and Engineering 635
Mathematical Finance 643
Mathematics 640, 642, 644
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering 650
Medical Device Design and Development
Medicinal Chemistry 663
Medieval Studies 667
Microbial Biology 682
Microbiology and Molecular Genetics 681
Molecular Biophysics 696
Molecular Biosciences 695
Music 700
Neuroscience 710
Nutritional Sciences 709
Oceanography 712
Packaging Engineering 731
Perceptual Science 714
Personal Care Science
Pharmaceutical Engineering
Pharmaceutical Science 720
Pharmaceuticals and Clinical Trials Management 725
Pharmacology, Cellular and Molecular 718
Philosophy 730
Physics and Astronomy 750
Physiology and Integrative Biology 761
Planning and Public Policy 762
Plant Biology 765
Political Science 790
Psychology 830
Psychology, Applied and Professional
Public Health 832
Public Policy
Quality and Reliability Engineering
Quantitative Biomedicine 848
Quaternary Studies 855
Religion 840
Russian, Central and East European Studies 859
Science and Technology Management 885
Social Networking and Media
Social Work 910
Social Work: Administration, Policy and Planning, and Direct Practice
Sociology 920
Spanish 940
Statistics and Biostatistics 960
Theater Arts
Toxicology 963
United Nations and Global Policy Studies
Urban Environmental Analysis and Management
Urban Planning, City and Regional
User Experience Design (UXD)
Visual Arts
Women's and Gender Studies 988
Writing for Graduate Students 355
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Camden Newark New Brunswick/Piscataway
  Graduate School-New Brunswick 2017 Programs, Faculty, and Courses English as a Second Language 356, American Language Studies 357 Programs and Courses  
Graduate School-New Brunswick

English as a Second Language Program

Director: Nela Novarro-LaPointe
Director: Eva-Marie Morin
129 Tillett
Livingston Campus

The English as a Second Language program provides instruction in English as a Second Language (ESL) to graduate students who need to improve their English language proficiency. Placement in all courses is by proficiency test or by subsequent assessment. All courses carry institutional credit toward full-time status. These course credits cannot be applied toward degree requirements.

Graduate Courses Taught by the ESL Program

16:356:531 ESL Academic Writing I (E3) Writing course emphasizing the composing and revising process and addressing selected grammatical problems through error analysis.

16:356:532 ESL Academic Writing II (E3) Advanced writing course culminating in a coherent and cohesive research paper.

16:356:539 ESL Writing Center (N1) Writing course focusing on improving writing skills and addressing grammatical errors.

16:356:541 ESL Speech Center (N1) Pronunciation course focusing on improving listening and speaking skills through classroom and language laboratory practice.

16:356:560 ESL International TA Phonology (N3) Pronunciation course focusing on distinguishing essential sounds, developing appropriate stress and intonation patterns, and improving listening skills.

16:356:561 ESL International TA Language Skills (N3) Introducing international teaching assistants to teaching methodology, as well as linguistic and cultural components of effective communication.

Program in American Language Studies (PALS)

The Program in American Language Studies is an intensive academic English language program that provides international graduate students targeted coursework for strengthening graduate level writing, speaking, presenting, and speaking skills. Students are assessed according to their department standards and assigned a course specific to their area of need. All courses offer E-credit that appear on the official university transcript but cannot be applied toward degree requirements. Courses count toward full-time enrollment requirements for students in nonimmigrant status.

Director: Karen Caliciotti Pickering
107 Tillett
Livingston Campus

Graduate Courses Taught by PALS for E Credit

16:357:501, 502, 503, 504 International Graduate Student Prep I, II, III, IV (BA, BA, BA, BA)

16:357:570 Academic and Professional Writing (BA)

16:357:506, 507 Graduate Writing Lab I, II (BA, BA)

16:357:508 Independent Study (BA)

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