Unless otherwise indicated, a grade of C or higher is required for all prerequisite
Strengthen reading ability by improving understanding of written instructions and
learning high-beginning vocabulary words and comprehension skills (context clues,
and main ideas).
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 and other measures,
Students are strongly advised to enroll concurrently in ESL 825 or higher-level writing
course and ESL 845 or higher-level conversation course.