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THE ESL SEQUENCE AT PASADENA CITY COLLEGE

With the help of a counselor and assessment scores, students select the appropriate level of ESL for each skill.  Students progress through the sequence with a grade of C or better in each class.

  REQUIRED
RECOMMENDED COURSES

 

Reading & Writing Reading Listening & Speaking Pronunciation
LEVEL 1**
ESL 420 ESL 460 ESL 456 ------------
LEVEL 2
ESL 422 ESL 432 ESL 446 ESL 246
LEVEL 3 ESL 122 ESL 132 ESL 176 Level 1
LEVEL 4 ESL 33A* ESL 415 ESL 136 ESL 146
LEVEL 5 ESL 33B* Engl 130 ESL 106 Level 2

 

Engl 1A - Freshman English Engl 133    

* = Transfer Credit, CSU, UC
** = Noncredit classes corresponding to Level 1 are available at the Community Education Center (CEC).