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Transitional Studies Department

Adult Basic Education (ABE)Program

   

This program is open to adults who need to strengthen and improve their basic skills. Reading and writing classes emphasize vocabulary development and comprehension and help students learn to write paragraphs and essays. Mathematics classes focus on basic arithmetic skills.

The program includes pre-GED classes in the five subject areas on the test. ABE classes are designed to strengthen skills in reading, writing, computer literacy, and life skills.

ABE Courses:

Individualized Learning Labs, Self-paced, Open-entry, & Multi-level Classes

LEVEL I - Beginning and Basic Instruction in Reading, Writing, Communication, and Mathematics

LEVEL II - Intermediate Instruction in Reading, Writing, Communication, and Mathematics

Vocationally Related Courses:

Prepare for Employment, Entry Into Job Training Programs, or Further College Study

  • TRST 4600. Pre-Vocational Foundation Skills
  • TRST 4601. On the Job communication Skills
  • TRST 4602. Literacy Tutor Training
  • TRST 4603. Graphic Arts Academics
  • TRST 4604. Vocational Foundation Skills
  • TRST 4640. Vocational Foundation Skills-Reading, Writing, and Study Skills (PENDING STATE APPROVAL)
  • TRST 4644. Vocational Foundation Skills-Mathematics and Job Readiness (PENDING STATE APPROVAL)

 

For more information, please contact Jane Sneed, Chairperson of the Transitional Studies Department.
E-mail: jsneed@ccsf.edu
Office: (415) 920-6042

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