Sep 22, 2023  
2022 Catalog 
2022 Catalog

ESL 182 Drama for ESL Students

Prerequisite: ESL 132 
3 credits

This class is designed for ESL students of high intermediate to advanced levels to develop further fluency and ease in English expression through the use of dramatic literature and oral interpretation. Students will become aware of dramatic structure. This course will include selected poetry as well. Aspects of American culture will be discussed as they relate to the plays selected. Students will develop pronunciation of SAP (Standard American Pronunciation) through oral practice, scene, interpretation, and solo work. Videos of works may be used where available, with required attendance at one current theater performance. Not offered every semester.