Spring 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, Jan 15-May 18
MF        08:00AM-10:05AM LEC C.Ridgeway           ARC MAIN Portable 601    12242 
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TTh       08:30AM-10:35AM LEC K.Crawford           Off Campus Natomas N203  15396 Textbook
TTh       08:30AM-10:35AM LEC M.Stine              Off Campus Natomas N203  15396 Textbook
TTh       08:30AM-10:35AM LEC A.Tzou               Off Campus Natomas N203  15396 Textbook
MW        08:30AM-10:35AM LEC J.Leatherman         Off Campus Natomas N203  15398 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, Jan 15-May 18
MW        08:00AM-10:05AM LEC P.Hoggan             ARC MAIN DaviesHall 102  11836 
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MW        12:30PM-02:35PM LEC A.Creighton          ARC MAIN DaviesHall 102  11840 Textbook
TTh       12:30PM-02:35PM LEC J.Zadra              ARC MAIN DaviesHall 110  11842 Textbook
TTh       08:30AM-10:35AM LEC K.Komura             Off Campus Natomas N202  15400 Textbook
TTh       08:30AM-10:35AM LEC S.Kor                Off Campus Natomas N202  15400 Textbook
MW        08:30AM-10:35AM LEC T.Montgomery         Off Campus Natomas N202  15402 Textbook
MW        05:00PM-07:05PM LEC O.Limmaneeprasert    ARC MAIN DaviesHall 110  11838 Textbook
TTh       05:00PM-07:05PM LEC O.Limmaneeprasert    ARC MAIN Portable 601    11844 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, Jan 15-May 18
MW        08:00AM-10:05AM LEC K.Komura             ARC MAIN DaviesHall 209  12162 
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MW        08:00AM-10:05AM LEC J.Ryther             ARC MAIN DaviesHall 209  12162 Textbook
TTh       10:15AM-12:20PM LEC J.Ryther             ARC MAIN Tech Ed 304     11866 Textbook
MW        02:45PM-04:50PM LEC S.Pezone             ARC MAIN DaviesHall 206  11868 Textbook
TTh       08:30AM-10:35AM LEC P.Dilgard            Off Campus Natomas N102  15404 Textbook
MW        05:00PM-07:05PM LEC M.Selseleh           ARC MAIN DaviesHall 214  15898 Textbook
TTh       05:00PM-07:05PM LEC S.Pezone             ARC MAIN DaviesHall 206  11870 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, Jan 15-May 18
WF        08:00AM-10:05AM LEC G.White              ARC MAIN Tech Ed 304     11886 
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TTh       12:30PM-02:35PM LEC E.Specker            ARC MAIN DaviesHall 102  11888 Textbook
MW        02:45PM-04:50PM LEC J.Ryther             ARC MAIN Tech Ed 304     12124 Textbook
MW        08:30AM-10:35AM LEC G.Moran              Off Campus Natomas N102  15406 Textbook
TTh       07:15PM-09:20PM LEC L.Rilea              ARC MAIN DaviesHall 209  11890 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, Jan 18-May 11
TTh       09:00AM-10:05AM LAB E.Specker            ARC MAIN LRC ESL         13488 
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MW        10:00AM-11:05AM LAB A.Joye               ARC MAIN LRC ESL         13490 Textbook
TTh       11:00AM-12:05PM LAB P.Hoggan             ARC MAIN LRC ESL         13492 Textbook
MW        12:00PM-01:05PM LAB J.Ryther             ARC MAIN LRC ESL         13896 Textbook
TTh       01:00PM-02:05PM LAB J.Gamber             ARC MAIN LRC ESL         14028 Textbook
MW        03:00PM-04:05PM LAB J.Gamber             ARC MAIN LRC ESL         15618 Textbook
T         10:45AM-12:50PM LAB B.Verhage            Off Campus NatEdCntr LRC 13710 Textbook
NOTE: Lab Hours: Monday-Thursday 10:45AM - 12:50PM.
Students may enroll and attend any open section. Attendance requirements can be met during any open lab hours.

TTh       04:05PM-05:10PM LAB J.Zadra              ARC MAIN LRC ESL         30810 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 through Thursday from 9:00 a.m. to 7:15 p.m. and on Friday from 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 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, Jan 15-May 18
TTh       08:00AM-10:05AM LEC P.Hoggan             ARC MAIN Portable 601    11812 
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MW        05:00PM-07:05PM LEC E.Specker            ARC MAIN DaviesHall 206  11814 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, Jan 15-May 18
TTh       10:15AM-12:20PM LEC P.Bracco             ARC MAIN DaviesHall 102  11826 
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Spring 2011 Class Schedule

Updated: April 29, 2011