Educational Skills

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Students are encouraged to register early, as classes may fill up or be canceled due to low registration.

Winter Courses
Jan 3 - Jan 19

Spring Courses
Jan 24 - May 18

Questions about course content? Contact:
Educational Skills - (212) 217-5250

ES 023
English as a Second Language Workshop
1.0 credits
In state $220.00 Out of state $661.00

Co-requisite: ES 123
With intensified instruction in reading and writing, students apply and practice the English skills taught in the co-requisite ES 123. Sessions consist of small-group and individual work.

Spring
CRN Section Day Time Location
8834 35A T 6:30 PM—8:50 PM C309C


ES 024
English as a Second Language
0.7 credits
In state $145.20 Out of state $436.26

Pre-requisite(s): ES 023 and ES 123
Co-requisite: EN 121
For students who have completed ES 023/123 but are required to take an additional writing course in English as a second language. Must be completed at the same time as EN 121.

Spring
CRN Section Day Time Location
19482 35A W 6:30 PM—8:20 PM C614


ES 033
College English Preparation Workshop
1.0 credits
In state $299.00 Out of state $904.00

Co-requisite: ES 133
A writing-intensive course in which students expand upon the skills taught in the co-requisite ES 133. Sessions consist of small-group and individual work.

Spring
CRN Section Day Time Location
12832 35A M 6:30 PM—8:50 PM A644


ES 037
Survival Grammar
1.3 credits
In state $397.67 Out of state $1,202.32

Pre-requisite: Appropriate English placement test result
Co-requisite: EN 121
Students improve their writing skills by focusing on the fundamentals of grammar and conveying information in an accurate, engaging, and efficient way.

Spring
CRN Section Day Time Location
17391 35A M 6:30 PM—8:20 PM C614
19479 35B R 6:30 PM—8:20 PM C614


ES 123
English as a Second Language
2.0 credits
In state $440.00 Out of state $1,322.00

Co-requisite: ES 023
For students who need to improve their skills in English as a second language. Instruction is given in reading and writing English, with some practice in listening and speaking. Students must register simultaneously in the corresponding section of ES 023. More than one semester of ES 023/123 may be needed. Additional ESL instruction (ES 024) is required after successful completion of ES 023/123.

Spring
CRN Section Day Time Location
8835 35A R 6:30 PM—8:50 PM A322


ES 133
College English Preparation
2.0 credits
In state $440.00 Out of state $1,322.00

Co-requisite(s): ES 033
A writing-intensive course focusing on the stages of the writing process and on strategies to enhance reading comprehension and study skills. Topics include grammar, paragraph structure, and essay development. Students must register simultaneously in the corresponding section of ES 033.

Spring
CRN Section Day Time Location
12833 35A W 6:30 PM—8:50 PM C305