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What to ExpectHere are some of the many things you can expect as a student in English for Academic Writing, Online.
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Self-Placement TestMake sure that ELAP 170 is the best course for you. The suggested level placement is 7, based on levels from the University of Washington Online English Language Self-Placement Test (UWOELST).
This is a timed 10-minute test. Don't worry if you cannot complete all of it. Do your best. Answer as many questions as you can. When you are ready, go to the test... »
You will receive a score and an immediate level placement. You should then preview the course (Sample ELAP 170 Lessons) to make sure that the suggested level of English is appropriate. You may take courses at a higher level than your test score, but keep in mind that this may make it more difficult for you to complete the course.
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Will You Be a Successful Online Learner?To help you decide if online learning is right for you, ask yourself the following questions.