Courses & Programs

Reading and Writing 3

COURSE CODE: ESL 131

CREDITS: 6

PREREQUISITES: Prerequisites: C- or above in ESL 110 or placement test.

Students will develop reading strategies in English such as previewing, skimming, scanning, identifying and stating main ideas, drawing inferences, and predicting outcomes. Students will select and report on supplemental readings. They will study techniques to advance their comprehension and production of written English. Students will master controlled, focused paragraphs and learn to write a short composition. Prerequisites: C- or above in ESL 110 or placement test.