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ESLW 961RV: Basic Reading and Vocabulary 1

Course Description

This course emphasizes reading and vocabulary development of ESL students at a basic level. This course gives students the opportunity to develop reading skills and increase their active vocabulary through adapted readings about real people, places, events, and ideas using the most common 1500 English words. Materials and class discussions are designed to increase knowledge of American culture necessary for understanding concepts and texts in English.

Units: 4

  • Credit - Not Degree Applicable
  • Not transferable

Course Details

  • Grade Options: Letter Grade, Pass/No Pass
  • In-Class Lecture Hours: 64 – 72
  • In-Class Lab Hours: 0

Requisites and Advisories

  • Prerequisites: ESLW 960
  • Co-Requisites: None
  • Advisory: ESLW 961GW, ESLW 961LS
  • Additional Requisite Information:
    Advisory: It is strongly recommended that students enroll concurrently in ESLW 961GW and ESLW 961LS.

Transfer Details

  • CSU/UC: Not transferable
Last Updated 7/19/23