English 080 – 180

English 080

  • May be taken for 1 or 2 credits
  • It is a non-graded class and non-transferable credit
  • Open to all students

Students are automatically enrolled in English 080 (the Reading Lab class) if they are taking: ENGL 071/072/073/074 and ENGL 089.

English 180

  • May be taken for 1 or 2 credits
  • It is a graded class with transferable credits
  • Open to students who have taken or are currently enrolled in ENGL&101

Students are automatically enrolled in English 180 (the Reading Lab class) if they are taking ENGL 106.

Course Requirements

  • To earn credit, students will need to spend time in the lab every week
    • 1 credit = 22 units ( approximately 2 hours / week)
    • 2 credits = 44 units (approximately 4 hours / week)
  • Students will record their progress
  • Student will meet with a Lab Instructor to track progress

Course Objectives

The Reading Lab supports students by offering practice in reading skills. The three main areas of study include:

  • Reading Comprehension
  • Vocabulary Development
  • Reading Speed