Novice-High Reading
4 Units
Prerequisite: Completion of ESLR 20 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement through the assessment process.
Hours: 72 hours LEC
ESLR 30 is a novice-high reading course for English language learners. This course is a further introduction to reading in English which expands on the concepts learned in ESLR 20. Students focus on an emerging ability to utilize basic reading comprehension strategies. Students will learn to use word form and grammatical structure to determine meaning. They will continue to develop vocabulary building skills and increase reading speed. This course is part of the ESL reading sequence which is designed to prepare English language learners to take college courses leading to a certificate, degree, and/or transfer.