EAP 101. English for Academic Purposes I. 6 Hours U.
A general introduction to academic English for students in term one of the AAP3 track of the KU Academic Accelerator Program (KU AAP). The course utilizes materials from textbooks and short lectures appropriate for use in courses in the humanities, social sciences, and sciences. The focus is on the use of English and academic strategies necessary to access, understand, recreate, and critically discuss disciplinary content typical of lower division academic courses. Students read textbook chapters, listen to short academic lectures, take tests, write papers, and give oral presentations on topics from various disciplines. This course is paired with EAP 111 and instructors collaborate to teach students how to write a research paper. Prerequisite: Placement in this course is by the Undergraduate Accelerator Program. Students must be concurrently enrolled in or have previously taken EAP 111. LEC.