Reading & Writing 1

ESL0030 Reading & Writing 1 (3)

Students in this introductory course practice basic reading and writing skills to improve comprehension of narratives and simple, factual texts relating to daily life, and practice grammar structures and new vocabulary. They write personal narratives, well-developed essays on academic topics, and reflec-tions based on literature. Vocabulary is taught in context. Placement is de-termined through the COMPASS English as a Second Language (ESL) test along with other placement assessments