Fall 2010 Class Schedule (ARC)



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ESLL 20    Novice Listening and Speaking    4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: One year of adult school and concurrent enrollment in ESL Reading and Writing courses at the student's assessed levels are highly recommended.
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: This course focuses on understanding and producing appropriate language utilizing learned phrases and expressions required for everyday communication. Basic clarification strategies will be demonstrated and practiced. English sounds and intonation patterns will be introduced. Credit/no credit grading only. May be taken twice for credit.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 21-Dec 16
MF        08:00AM-10:05AM LEC C.Ridgeway           ARC MAIN Portable 601    12658 
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TTh       08:30AM-10:35AM LEC K.Crawford           Natomas Rm N203          13912 Textbook
MW        08:30AM-10:35AM LEC J.Leatherman         Natomas Rm N203          14178 Textbook


ESLL 30    Novice-High Listening and Speaking    4 Units

Prerequisite: ESLL 20 or, for those who have not successfully completed ESLL 20 in the Los Rios District, placement through the assessment process.
Advisory: Concurrent enrollment in an ESL Reading and/or Writing course at the student's assessed level.
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: This is a course in listening comprehension and practical conversation for non-native English speakers who plan to take college courses. The sounds of American English, stress, rhythm, and intonation patterns are introduced.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 21-Dec 16
MW        08:00AM-10:05AM LEC P.Hoggan             ARC MAIN D 102           12142 
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MW        12:30PM-02:35PM LEC A.Creighton          ARC MAIN D 102           12146 Textbook
TTh       12:30PM-02:35PM LEC J.Zadra              ARC MAIN D 110           12148 Textbook
TTh       08:30AM-10:35AM LEC K.Komura             Natomas Rm N202          13920 Textbook
MW        08:30AM-10:35AM LEC T.Montgomery         Natomas Rm N202          14520 Textbook
MW        05:00PM-07:05PM LEC O.Limmaneeprasert    ARC MAIN D 110           12144 Textbook
TTh       05:00PM-07:05PM LEC O.Limmaneeprasert    ARC MAIN Portable 601    12150 Textbook


ESLL 40    Intermediate-Low Listening and Speaking    4 Units

Prerequisite: ESLL 30 or, for those who have not successfully completed ESLL 30 in the Los Rios District, placement through the assessment process.
Corequisite: Concurrent enrollment in an ESL Reading and Writing course at the student's assessed level.
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: This is a course for non-native speakers that develops the listening and speaking skills needed to succeed in college courses. Activities focus on developing phrases and sentences to communicate ideas in familiar situations. It includes group and individual listening and speaking activities, an overview of American English sounds, and practice in stress, rhythm, and intonation.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 21-Dec 16
MW        08:00AM-10:05AM LEC K.Komura             ARC MAIN D 209           12550 
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TTh       10:15AM-12:20PM LEC J.Ryther             ARC MAIN Tech Ed 304     12174 Textbook
MW        02:45PM-04:50PM LEC S.Pezone             ARC MAIN D 206           12176 Textbook
TTh       08:30AM-10:35AM LEC P.Dilgard            Natomas Rm N102          14522 Textbook
MW        05:00PM-07:05PM LEC M.Selseleh           ARC MAIN D 102           14370 Textbook
TTh       05:00PM-07:05PM LEC S.Pezone             ARC MAIN D 206           12178 Textbook


ESLL 50    Intermediate-Mid Listening and Speaking    4 Units

Prerequisite: ESLL 40 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement through the assessment process.
Advisory: Concurrent enrollment in an ESL Reading and Writing course at the student's assessed level.
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: This is a course to help students understand and be understood in both familiar and unfamiliar situations. Class activities will introduce academic listening and speaking activities and will continue to work on pronunciation skills. May be taken twice for credit.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 21-Dec 16
WF        08:00AM-10:05AM LEC G.White              ARC MAIN Tech Ed 304     12194 
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TTh       12:30PM-02:35PM LEC E.Specker            ARC MAIN D 102           12196 Textbook
MW        02:45PM-04:50PM LEC J.Ryther             ARC MAIN Tech Ed 304     12496 Textbook
MW        08:30AM-10:35AM LEC G.Moran              Natomas Rm N102          14524 Textbook
TTh       07:15PM-09:20PM LEC L.Rilea              ARC MAIN D 209           12198 Textbook


ESLL 97    ESL Center: Listening Skills in ESL    .25-1 Units

Prerequisite: ESLL 20, ESLR 20, and ESLW 20 with grades of "C" or better; or placement through the assessment process.
Hours: 54 hours LAB
Description: This course enables English as a Second Language students placed at the novice-high through high-intermediate levels to develop and reinforce specific listening and speaking skills while working independently and/or in small groups. Coursework includes offerings in listening comprehension, conversational skills, pronunciation, vocabulary and oral grammar topics. Students may register until the twelfth week of the semester as space permits and may earn .25 unit of credit for every 13.5 hours of work. ESLL 97 is graded pass/no pass and may be taken four times.

Schedule: Other Term, Aug 19-Dec 10
MW        10:00AM-11:05AM LAB A.Joye               ARC MAIN LRC ESL         14344 
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MW        12:00PM-01:05PM LAB J.Ryther             ARC MAIN LRC ESL         14922 Textbook
MW        03:00PM-04:05PM LAB J.Gamber             ARC MAIN LRC ESL         15874 Textbook



TBA       TBA             LAB B.Verhage            Natomas Rm LRC           14686 Textbook
NOTE: Natomas Lab Hours: Monday -Thursday 09:00AM - 11:00AM . Students may enroll and attend any open section between the hours of 9:00am-11:00am

Schedule: Other Term, Aug 24-Dec 10
TTh       09:00AM-10:05AM LAB E.Specker            ARC MAIN LRC ESL         14342 Textbook
TTh       11:00AM-12:05PM LAB P.Hoggan             ARC MAIN LRC ESL         14346 Textbook
TTh       11:00AM-12:05PM LAB J.Caspersen Schultz  ARC MAIN LRC ESL         15186 Textbook
TTh       04:05PM-05:10PM LAB J.Zadra              ARC MAIN LRC ESL         15876 Textbook
NOTE: Meets in the ESL Center in the Learning Resource Center. Students may enroll in any open section. Hours of attendance are flexible and will be arranged around each student's individual schedule. The ESL Center is open Monday and Wednesday from 9am-7:15pm, Tuesday and Thursday from 9am to 7pm, and on Friday from 9:00am-2:00pm.


ESLL 310    Intermediate-High Listening and Speaking    4 Units

Prerequisite: ESLL 50 or, for those who have not completed ESLL courses in the Los Rios District, placement through the assessment process.
Advisory: Concurrent enrollment in an ESL Reading and Writing course at the student's assessed level.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: This intermediate-high-level course, intended for non-native speakers of English, develops listening and speaking for academic purposes, including comprehension of lectures, note-taking, and classroom discussion. It includes a review of American English sounds with emphasis on understanding and producing stress, rhythm, and intonation patterns to communicate effectively.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 21-Dec 16
TTh       08:00AM-10:05AM LEC P.Hoggan             ARC MAIN Portable 601    12116 
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MW        05:00PM-07:05PM LEC E.Specker            ARC MAIN D 206           12118 Textbook


ESLL 320    Advanced-Low Listening and Speaking    4 Units

Prerequisite: ESLL 310 or, for students who have not taken ESLL courses in the Los Rios district, placement through the assessment process.
Advisory: Concurrent enrollment in ESL Reading and Writing courses at the student's assessed level.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: This course provides intensive practice in listening and active participation strategies for U.S. college courses. Activities include listening to extended lectures from various subject areas, refining note-taking skills, participating in in-depth discussions, and giving oral presentations. Practice of pronunciation skills is also covered.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 21-Dec 16
TTh       10:15AM-12:20PM LEC P.Bracco             ARC MAIN D 102           12130 
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Fall 2010 Class Schedule

Updated: November 19, 2010