Skagit Valley College

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 Course Title:   ELA Level 2 (Beginning ELA)

 Title Abbreviation:   ELA LEVEL 2

 Department:    ELA

 Course #:    12

 Credits:    20

 Variable:     Yes

 IUs:    20

 CIP:    320302

 EPC:    n/a

 REV:    2021

 Course Description  

ELA Level 2 (Beginning ELA) Students improve English listening, speaking, reading, and writing and comprehension with a goal to develop college and career readiness skills.


Prerequisite: ELA 011 or appropriate placement.

Additional Course Details

Contact Hours (based on 11 week quarter)

Lecture: 220

Lab: 0

Other: 0

Systems: 0

Clinical: 0

Intent: Distribution Requirement(s) Status:  

Academic N/A  

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Learning Outcomes

After completing this course, the student will be able to:

  1. Produce complete simple interrogative and exclamatory sentences in response to prompts.
  2. Understand and use question words in writing and speaking. (who, what, when, where, why, and how).
  3. With guidance and support, write three linked basic informative/explanatory sentences.
  4. Develop vocabulary and be able to define words by one or more key attributes.
  5. Verbally describe people, places and things; express feelings; ask clarifying questions.
  6. Begin to use reading strategies while reading out loud from a level appropriate text.
  7. Describe the connection between two individuals, events, ideas, or pieces of information in a text.

General Education Learning Values & Outcomes

Revised August 2008 and affects outlines for 2008 year 1 and later.

Course Contents

  1. Personal and Professional Development
  2. College and Community Knowledge
  3. College success skills
  4. Civics