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ESL 0135 ESL Reading & Writing II

This class develops reading skills in both fluency and comprehension. Writing skills at the paragraph level and short essay. Advanced vocabulary development and grammar usage are included.

Division: Liberal Arts, Communication and Social Sciences
Department: English
Repeatable Credit: No
Offered Online: Yes

Prereqs: ESL 0130 OR Accuplacer Listening ESL Placement 


  • Demonstrate the ability to organize and compose a five-paragraph essay.
  • Predict meanings of unfamiliar vocabulary using contextual clues and use level-appropriate general academic and discipline-specific vocabulary words correctly.
  • Edit writing for content, organization, grammar, and mechanics.
  • Draw conclusions from readings on new and familiar topics.
  • Make inferences from a variety of reading passages including charts, tables, short stories, and articles.

Credit Hours: 4

Classroom Hours: 4