ESL Reading and Writing Skills, Beginning

Program Code: 3P39364

This is an integrated literacy certificate program for ESL Beginning Low and Beginning High students. The program has two required courses: ESL Reading Skills, Beginning; and ESL Writing Skills, Beginning. The ESL Writing Skills course is designed to acquaint students with writing skills required to develop basic-level writing techniques by focusing on sentence structure, parts of a sentence, topic sentence, body sentences and conclusion sentence. The ESL Reading Skills course emphasizes reading comprehension skills while building vocabulary and critical thinking skills. Students will learn the best way to approach a variety of reading materials.

Core Courses
ESLA 180 ESL Reading Skills, Beginning36
ESLA 185 ESL Writing Skills, Beginning36
Total Hours72
First Year
First SemesterHoursSecond SemesterHours
ESLA 18036ESLA 18536
 36 36
Total Hours 72

ESLA 180 36-84 Hours ESL Reading Skills, Beginning

This ESL course emphasizes reading comprehension skills while building vocabulary and critical thinking skills for students who are in beginning low and beginning high level. (Apportionment)

ESLA 185 36-84 Hours ESL Writing Skills, Beginning

This ESL course will acquaint students with writing skills required to develop basic-level writing techniques by focusing on sentence structure, parts of a sentence, topic sentences, body sentences and concluding sentences. (Apportionment)