ESL 51A ESL for Child Development (3)
Credit, Degree Applicable
ADVISE: ESL 130
or placement in ESL 140
or equivalent English language skills
Support class for non-native speakers of English taking Child Development (CDEV) courses. Reading strategies to successfully manage CDEV course load; writing strategies to successfully complete CDEV class reports and tests. Vocabulary building in CDEV terminology.
After successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- Outcome 1: Interpret words and grammatical forms in selected texts in the Child Development Field.
- Outcome 2: Identify main points, supporting details, and fact from opinion in academic Child Development course material.
- Outcome 3: Analyze material critically to recognize, assess, evaluate, and question presuppositions and underlying points of view.
- Outcome 4: Apply the grammar taught in the class, to observations, summaries and opinion papers about Child Development principles and practices.