Fall 2015 Class Schedule (ARC)



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ESLL 20    Novice Listening and Speaking    4 Units

Prerequisite: Placement through the assessment process.
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, intended for non-native speakers of English, focuses on understanding and producing appropriate language, utilizing learned phrases and expressions required for everyday communication. Basic clarification strategies are demonstrated and practiced. English sounds and intonation patterns are introduced.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 22-Dec 17
MW        08:00AM-10:05AM LEC K.Komura             ARC MAIN DaviesHall 110  12452 
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TTh       02:45PM-04:50PM LEC K.Komura             ARC MAIN Portable 601    12453 Textbook
MW        05:00PM-07:05PM LEC E.Haarala            ARC MAIN DaviesHall 221  18699 Textbook


ESLL 30    Novice-High Listening and Speaking    4 Units

Prerequisite: ESLL 20 with a grade of "C" or better; or, for those not previously enrolled in an ESL listening/speaking course within the Los Rios District, placement through the assessment process.
Advisory: Concurrent enrollment in ESL Reading and Writing courses at the student's assessed levels are highly recommended.
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 22-Dec 17
TTh       08:00AM-10:05AM LEC B.Verhage            ARC MAIN Portable 601    12007 
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MW        10:15AM-12:20PM LEC T.Montgomery         ARC MAIN Portable 601    12002 Textbook
TTh       12:30PM-02:35PM LEC T.Montgomery         ARC MAIN Portable 610B   12703 Textbook
MW        08:00AM-10:05AM LEC J.Caspersen Schultz  Off Campus Natomas N203  12034 Textbook


ESLL 40    Intermediate-Low Listening and Speaking    4 Units

Prerequisite: ESLL 30 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 ESL Reading and Writing courses at the student's assessed levels are highly recommended.
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 22-Dec 17
TTh       10:15AM-12:20PM LEC K.Komura             ARC MAIN Tech Ed 304     10709 
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MW        12:30PM-02:35PM LEC T.Montgomery         ARC MAIN Portable 610B   12004 Textbook
MW        05:00PM-07:05PM LEC P.Bracco             ARC MAIN Portable 601    12003 Textbook
MW        08:00AM-10:05AM LEC C.Dean               Off Campus Natomas N202  12017 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 22-Dec 17
MW        12:30PM-02:35PM LEC O.Limmaneeprasert    ARC MAIN Portable 601    12456 
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TTh       05:00PM-07:05PM LEC O.Limmaneeprasert    ARC MAIN DaviesHall 200  12010 Textbook


ESLL 310    Intermediate-High Listening and Speaking    4 Units

Prerequisite: ESLL 50 OR ESL 56 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.
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 22-Dec 17
TTh       10:15AM-12:20PM LEC J.Ryther             ARC MAIN DaviesHall 102  18700 
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MW        05:00PM-07:05PM LEC O.Limmaneeprasert    ARC MAIN DaviesHall 110  12454 Textbook

Fall 2015 Class Schedule

Updated: December 8, 2015