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2023-24 Catalog 
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ABE 20 - ABE Language Arts 4

10 Credits
To aid adults who need instruction in basic English skills. Instruction is delivered in a variety of formats including lecture, group activities, and individualized instruction. ABE Language Arts level 4 is equivalent to CASAS scores between 221-235.

Instructor Permission Required Yes

Quarters Typically Offered
Designed to Serve Students who have English skills below a high school level.
Active Date 20200303T13:40:12

Grading Basis Credit/Non-Credit
Range 1-10
Class Limit 35
Shared Learning Environment Yes
Contact Hours: Lecture 110 Lab 0 Field Studies 0 Clinical 0 Independent Studies 0
Total Contact Hours 110
Degree Distributions:
Course Outline

  • English language skills
  • Achieve career, educational, and personal goals
  • Lecture and group formats

Student Learning Outcomes
Produce an organized, informative or opinion-based multi-paragraph composition, drawing evidence from a text and using facts to develop points with a concluding statement using standard conventions of English.

Critically read and summarize a variety of texts for different purposes (such as compare and contrast, analyze the author’s purpose, evaluate author’s claims) (Lexile 925-1185)

Draw conclusions or make inferences using evidence from texts (Lexile 925-1185)

Paraphrase information presented in diverse media and formats

Present information and in a clear way so that listeners can follow the line of reasoning.

Use transition skills appropriate to ABE 4

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