ABE 0741. Adult Basic Education. 0 Credits.
Beginning literacy and other academic skills related to personal, family, work, and community needs. These skills are the foundation for developing higher-level employability skills. Prerequisites: Reading placement at CASAS 201-210; listening and speaking skills in English at SPL 5 or higher.
ABE 0744. Adult Basic Education: Secondary. 0 Credits.
Provides instruction for adults who wish to improve skills in reading, math, and writing, or who wish to prepare for the State GED Examination.
ABE 0750M. Bilingual Basic Skills-ESL Mixed. 0 Credits.
Course consisting of two, three, or all four levels of Academic English (ESL-Low, ESL-Intermediate, ESL-High, ESL-Advanced) designed to help non-native speakers, ages 16-21, improve their language skills in preparation for college-level courses. Students continue to develop their skills in reading, writing, speaking, and listening to prepare them for college-level coursework.
ABE 0759. ABE Career Pathways Support. 0 Credits.
Provides academic support for ABE students while they are concurrently enrolled in Career Pathway’s designated CTE courses for ABS (Adult Basic Skills) students. Runs 30-96 hours per term concurrently with the CTE courses. Prerequisite: (ABE 0744 or CASAS Reading score 230) or (successfully completed 2 out of 4 GED tests) and permission of Career Pathways and ABE departments required.
ABE 0765. Tutoring ABE 1. 0 Credits.
ABE 0782. Foundations of Math 1. 0 Credits.
Introduces mathematical concepts numerically, graphically, and symbolically, in oral and written form. Covers whole numbers, fractions and decimals to write, manipulate, interpret and solve application and formula problems. Recommended: (Placement into RD 80 or higher or CASAS score of 221 or higher) and placement below MTH 20.
ABE 0787. Foundations of Math 2. 0 Credits.
Covers rational numbers (fractions, percents, decimals, ratio, and proportion), pre-algebra, algebra, statistics, geometry and measurements. Includes applications involving whole numbers, decimals and fractions. Recommended: Placement into RD 80 or higher or CASAS Reading score of 221 or higher and CASAS Math score of 221 or higher.
ABE 0790. Intermediate Integrated Reading and Writing. 0 Credits.
Integrates reading and writing skills to enhance critical thinking, analysis, and synthesis of information for understanding and effective communication. Required: CASAS Reading Placement 210-234.
ABE 0791. Advanced Integrated Reading and Writing. 0 Credits.
Integrates reading and writing skills to enhance critical thinking, analysis, and synthesis of information for understanding and effective communication. Requirement: CASAS reading placement 235 or higher.
ABE 0792. Social Studies for GED and College Prep. 0 Credits.
Provides basic information about civics and government, U.S. history, economics and geography to assist in the preparation of the GED Social Studies Exam and/or the transition to post-secondary education. Analyzes the interrelatedness of social studies topics and their impact on today's society. Requires: CASAS Reading placement 235 or higher.
ABE 0793. Science for GED and College Prep. 0 Credits.
Provides basic information about life, physical, earth, and space science to assist in the preparation of the GED Science Exam and/or the transition to post-secondary education. Analyzes these areas of science in the context of human health, living systems, energy, and related systems. Requires: CASAS Reading placement of 235 or higher.