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 Course Title:   Adult Basic Education Level 2

 Title Abbreviation:   ADULT BASIC EDUCATION 2

 Department:    ABE

 Course #:    20

 Credits:    16

 Variable:     Yes

 IUs:    16

 CIP:    320220

 EPC:    n/a

 REV:    2014

 Course Description  

ABE Level 2 (Beginning Basic Education). Non-transfer credit instructional course designed to teach reading, writing, and computational skills to individuals who have a goal to improve basic skills, and at intake, score 201-210 on CASAS appraisal test (grade equivalents 2.0-3.9).



Additional Course Details

Contact Hours (based on 11 week quarter)

Lecture: 176

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. Students will be able to demonstrate mastery of the Washington State Adult Learning Standards for ABE Level 2 as measured by approved assessment tools, procedures, and methodologies.
    • Reading: Adults performing at Level 2 can read and comprehend words in a page or two of simple text, slowly but easily and with few errors, to independently accomplish simple, well-defined and structured reading activities in a range of comfortable and familiar settings.
    • Writing: Adults performing at Level 2 can write simple and a few compound sentences, sometimes in short paragraphs with some effort but with few errors to independently accomplish simple, well defined, and structured writing activities in a few comfortable and familiar settings.
    • Math: Adults performing at Level 2 can easily select and apply the knowledge, skills, and strategies at this level to independently accomplish simple, well-defined, and highly structured math tasks in one or more comfortable and familiar settings.

General Education Learning Values & Outcomes

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

Course Contents

  1. Content is based on the Washington State Adult Learning Standards and individual learner goals.