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ESL 030
ESL Level IV


Credits: 1- 11
Clock Hours per Quarter: 122

AA Discipline:

Lecture Hours:98    Lab Hours:24


Description
Enables students to satisfy survival needs and routine work/social demands. Focuses on skills needed to independently accomplish simple, well defined, and structured reading, writing, speaking, and listening skills needed to communicate. Prerequisite: Placement by CASAS or completion of ESL 020. Students may co-enroll in IBEST courses with permission of the Transitional Studies Department.

Intended Learning Outcomes
  • Handle work involving oral and written instructions in familiar and some unfamiliar situations.
  • Apply and interview for jobs.
  • Communicate with native English speakers on familiar topics.
  • Pursue basic skills training courses while continuing English training.
  • Listen actively to understand many descriptive and spoken narratives and to respond appropriately to verbal and non-verbal communication, including telephone calls on familiar subjects.
  • Speak so others can understand on many everyday subjects.
  • Read with understanding descriptions and narratives on familiar subjects.
  • Convey ideas by writing short paragraphs on familiar topics.
  • Reflect on, plan for and monitor own goals.
  • Use computer software for basic word processing and Internet searches.

  • Course Topics
  • Topics are selected from CASAS core competencies and Washington Adult Learning Standards
  • Additional topics are determined based upon specific learning needs of ESL level 4 students

  • Syllabi Listing See ALL Quarters
    Course
    Year Quarter
    Item
    Instructor  
    ESL 030
    Fall 2014
    8509
    Andrew Gallagher
    ESL 030
    Fall 2014
    9351
    Shareen Knowles
    ESL 030
    Fall 2014
    8518
    Julie Spada
    ESL 030
    Fall 2014
    E130
    Ursula Volwiler
    ESL 030
    Summer 2014
    9327
    Susan Pearson


    Two Year Projected Schedule

    Year One* Year Two**
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini 
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini
    X
    X
    X
     
     
    X
    X
    X
     
     

    *If fall quarter starts on an odd year (2003, 2005, etc.), it's Year One.
    **
    If fall quarter starts on an even year (2002, 2004, etc.), it's Year Two.