Reading AND Writing VI

ESL* 162

An intermediate-advanced course that prepares ESL students for academic college
classes by providing them further practice in developing critical writing and reading
skills and strategies. This course emphasizes the skills needed to develop paragraphs
into essays, and students will also read and discuss a variety of selected readings,
apply techniques to enhance their comprehension of the content, and learn methods
to expand their vocabulary. This course is recommended for ESL students who meet
the prerequisites, plan to take other academic courses, and need further practice to
develop their skills. Corequisite: ESL* 185. Prerequisite: ESL placement examination or
successful completion of ESL* 153 and ESL* 157.