Unless otherwise indicated, a grade of C or higher is required for all prerequisite
Instruction in techniques for improving skills basic to college reading. Focus on
comprehension, vocabulary building, and college study-reading skills using a variety
of nonfiction and fiction materials. Includes books for enjoyment, written responses
to text, and use of computers.
Provides reading preparation for ENGL 828, ESL 400, and READ 830.
Units do not apply toward AA/AS degree
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
TBA hours/semester: 16-18
Homework hours/semester: 80-90
Recommended: ESL 857 or appropriate skill level indicated by the Reading placement tests.