Unless otherwise indicated, a grade of C or higher is required for all prerequisite
Designed to strengthen vocabulary and comprehension skills, develop critical thinking
skills, and increase world/cultural knowledge through the reading of high-intermediate
works of fiction and/or non-fiction.
Units do not apply toward AA/AS degree
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Recommended: ESL 857 or placement into ESL 858 or be a non native speaker placed into READ 825.
ESL 827 or higher level writing course and ESL 847 or higher level conversation course.
Students are strongly advised to enroll concurrently in ESL 828 or higher level writing
course and, ESL 848 or COMM 855 or higher level conversation course.