Fall 2011 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 20-Dec 15
TTh       08:30AM-10:35AM LEC K.Ruan               Off Campus Natomas N202  29432 
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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 20-Dec 15
MF        08:00AM-10:05AM LEC C.Hindman            ARC MAIN Portable 601    29396 
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TTh       08:00AM-10:05AM LEC B.Verhage            ARC MAIN Portable 601    29405 Textbook
MW        08:30AM-10:35AM LEC G.Moran              Off Campus Natomas N102  29434 Textbook
TTh       08:30AM-10:35AM LEC K.Komura             Off Campus Natomas N203  29573 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 20-Dec 15
MW        08:00AM-10:05AM LEC A.Creighton          ARC MAIN DaviesHall 102  29397 
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TTh       10:15AM-12:20PM LEC J.Ryther             ARC MAIN Tech Ed 304     11964 Textbook
MW        12:30PM-02:35PM LEC P.Hoggan             ARC MAIN DaviesHall 102  29398 Textbook
MW        02:45PM-04:50PM LEC P.Hoggan             ARC MAIN DaviesHall 206  11966 Textbook
MW        05:00PM-07:05PM LEC M.Travis             ARC MAIN Portable 601    29415 Textbook
MW        08:30AM-10:35AM LEC K.Komura             Off Campus Natomas N202  29433 Textbook


ESLL 50    Intermediate-Mid Listening and Speaking    4 Units

Prerequisite: ESLL 40 with a grade of "C" or better; or, for those not previously enrolled in an ESL listening course within 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.
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: This intermediate-mid level course, intended for non-native speakers of English, helps students understand and be understood in both familiar and unfamiliar situations. Class activities introduce academic listening and speaking activities and continue to work on pronunciation skills.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
WF        08:00AM-10:05AM LEC G.White              ARC MAIN Tech Ed 304     11984 
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M         08:00AM-10:05AM LEC J.Ryther             ARC MAIN Tech Ed 304     29411 Textbook
F         10:15AM-12:20PM LEC J.Ryther             ARC MAIN Tech Ed 304     29411 Textbook
TTh       12:30PM-02:35PM LEC J.Ryther             ARC MAIN DaviesHall 102  11986 Textbook
MW        02:45PM-04:50PM LEC T.Montgomery         ARC MAIN Tech Ed 304     12188 Textbook
MW        08:30AM-10:35AM LEC S.Pezone             Off Campus Natomas N203  29431 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 20-Dec 08
T         10:45AM-12:50PM LAB T.Nguyen             Natomas NatEdCntr NATOMAS 14020 
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NOTE: Natomas Lab Hours: Monday -Thursday 10:45AM- 12:50PM . Students may enroll and attend any open section between the hours of 10:45am-12:50pm

Schedule: Other Term, Aug 22-Dec 08
TTh       09:00AM-10:05AM LAB S.Pezone             ARC MAIN LRC ESL         13716 Textbook
MW        10:05AM-11:10AM LAB K.Hess               ARC MAIN LRC ESL         13718 Textbook
TTh       11:00AM-12:05PM LAB J.Caspersen Schultz  ARC MAIN LRC ESL         13720 Textbook
MW        01:00PM-02:05PM LAB E.Moon               ARC MAIN LRC ESL         14218 Textbook
MW        04:05PM-05:10PM LAB P.Bracco             ARC MAIN LRC ESL         14428 Textbook
TTh       05:00PM-06:05PM LAB J.Zadra              ARC MAIN LRC ESL         14920 Textbook
NOTE: Meets in the ESL Center in the Learning Resource Center. Students may enroll in any open section. Late registration is allowed through November 10, 2011, as long as space is available and with the permission of the Center coordinator. Hours of attendance are flexible and will be arranged around each student's individual schedule. The ESL Center is open Monday through Thursday from 9:00 a.m. to 7:10 p.m., and on Friday from 9:00 a.m.-1:05 p.m..


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 20-Dec 15
MF        08:00AM-10:05AM LEC J.Leatherman         ARC MAIN DaviesHall 206  29423 
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MW        12:30PM-02:35PM LEC E.Specker            ARC MAIN DaviesHall 110  29407 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 20-Dec 15
TTh       10:15AM-12:20PM LEC P.Bracco             ARC MAIN DaviesHall 102  11922 
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Fall 2011 Class Schedule

Updated: December 5, 2011