Unless otherwise indicated, a grade of C or higher is required for all prerequisite
Designed to emphasize low-intermediate vocabulary and comprehension skills (context
clues, subject, main ideas, supporting details, and inferences) and build general
background knowledge. It is recommended that students enroll concurrently in ESL 826
or higher-level writing course and ESL 846 or higher-level conversation course.
Units do not apply toward AA/AS degree
Pass/No Pass Only
Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
TBA hours/semester: 16-18
Homework hours/semester: 80-90
Recommended: Appropriate skill level as indicated by Reading Placement tests. Students are strongly
advised to enroll concurrently in ESL 826 or higher-level writing course and ESL 846
or higher-level conversation course.