Focuses on developing language skills through integration of grammar, reading, writing, listening, and speaking, while also touching on and building content knowledge (science, social studies, literature, art, culture, history)
Meets 3 hours a day for 4 days per week.
Intensive study of specific elements of language and/or content areas.
Aimed at contextualizing language and further developing students' levels of content knowledge to ease the transition into academic classes.
Scheduled twice a week for 4 hours per week.
Satellite classes may include:
Listening and Speaking
Required to take at least 20 hours of instruction a week.
Enroll for one core course and at least two satellite courses.
Citizens, permanent residents, and F1, J1 visa holders fall into this category.
Can take between 4 and 16 hours of instruction a week.
Choose to take core courses or satellite courses.
Citizens, permanent residents, and F2, J2 visa holders fall into this category.