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Designed to improve the English language skills of professionals, academics and those in the American workplace.

Our ESL courses for adults will help you to become more successful in your career or academic studies by improving your English language skills. Afternoon and evening classes will focus on key subject areas like academic and business writing, grammar and vocabulary, conversation and oral presentation, and English pronunciation and fluency. Note: These courses are for part-time study. For our full-time ESL programs, please visit the following webpage: English Language Institute
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Please click here for a Spring 2018 course list.
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For more information, please call (858) 534-7418 or email us at esl@ucsd.edu

Medical English I
Online, 4-week course

Medical English I

Designed for non-native English speakers working in the medical and healthcare fields. Coursework will focus on vocabulary and communication activities associated with the respiratory, musculoskeletal, and endocrine systems.

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American Idioms and Slang for Fluency I
Online, 4-week course

American Idioms and Slang for Fluency I

Learn 50 common idioms and slang terms selected from the list of the 100 Most Frequently Used English Idioms.

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Medical English II
Online, 4-week course

Medical English II

Designed for non-native English speakers working in the medical and healthcare fields. Coursework will focus on vocabulary and communication activities associated with the skin, lymphatic/hematic, and urinary systems.

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