The course is designed to support ESL students in acquiring specific academic English skills. Students have an in-class reading book and a grammar book. They will be exposed to a variety of writing and reading strategies and skills that tie in with the reading and grammar books. At the end of each unit, students will produce a writing project that demonstrates their specific learned skills. In addition, students are required to do daily reading outside of class to enhance and develop their English vocabulary and reading comprehensions skills.