Brief: Special English Program to be offered

Any adult resident in the community who is not a UI student and who has
limited English proficiency is eligible to apply for the Special English
Program, to be offered by the Division of English as an International
Language during the spring semester.

Classes are used by the division faculty for demonstration purposes, and by
the teacher-trainees in the master of arts in the teaching of English as an
international language for experience in both materials development and
tutorial and class presentations, under the supervision of the professional
staff.

Classes will meet for eight hours a week for nine weeks, beginning Feb. 15.
A fee of $50 for the semester will be charged.

The Illinois English Placement Test will be given from 2 to 5 p.m. Jan. 31
and Feb. 2 in G-20 Foreign Languages Building. An oral interview will be
scheduled for each applicant on Feb. 1 and 3.

Class size is limited, and only those who appear likely to benefit from the
instruction, and who meet the particular demands of the teacher-training
program,will be accepted.

Applicants should register for the test and apply for the program in 3070
Foreign Languages Building; 333-1506. Division faculty member Ann Salzmann
is in charge of the program.


UIUC -- Inside Illinois -- 1994/01-20-94