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ESL - English as a Second Language

ESL 32


(5.00 CR.)

Prerequisite: An English placement test recommendation for ESL Level 3 or successful completion of ESL 20. Helps students improve their reading comprehension and vocabulary development. Improves students' reading proficiency to a level which would allow the students to function adequately in ESL 42 and other college classes. Credits are not applicable toward graduation. Lecture 5 hours per week.