Description Offered to students who are literate in their own language or progressed from ESL 005. Students will be able to read simple text and write simple sentences. Focus is to improve reading, writing, speaking, listening, and grammar in life skills contexts such as providing personal information, describing daily events, and identifying jobs and work related abilities. Prerequisite: Placement by CASAS or completion of ESL 005.
Skills and Attitude Outcomes
A. Ability to understand and use familiar oral and written phrases when presented slowly.
B. Ability to use limited pronunciation skills.
C. Ability to write basic personal information.
D. Ability to work in routine entry-level jobs involving basic oral communication skills.
E. Ability to proceed to ESL 020.