Spring 2013 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, Jan 19-May 22
MW        08:00AM-10:05AM LEC E.Haarala            ARC MAIN DaviesHall 110  19763 
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TTh       02:45PM-04:50PM LEC A.Tzou               ARC MAIN Portable 610B   19764 Textbook
TTh       08:30AM-10:35AM LEC C.Dean               Off Campus Natomas N202  11908 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, Jan 19-May 22
TTh       08:00AM-10:05AM LEC K.Ruan               ARC MAIN DaviesHall 102  10733 
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MF        10:15AM-12:20PM LEC C.Hindman            ARC MAIN Portable 601    10734 Textbook
TTh       08:30AM-10:35AM LEC K.Komura             Off Campus Natomas N203  11909 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, Jan 19-May 22
TTh       10:15AM-12:20PM LEC P.Hoggan             ARC MAIN Tech Ed 304     10741 
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MW        12:30PM-02:35PM LEC P.Hoggan             ARC MAIN Portable 610B   12802 Textbook
MW        05:00PM-07:05PM LEC O.Limmaneeprasert    ARC MAIN Portable 601    10742 Textbook
MW        08:30AM-10:35AM LEC K.Komura             Off Campus Natomas N202  11911 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, Jan 19-May 22
TTh       12:30PM-02:35PM LEC J.Ryther             ARC MAIN Portable 610B   10751 
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MW        02:45PM-04:50PM LEC P.Bracco             ARC MAIN Portable 601    10818 Textbook
TTh       05:00PM-07:05PM LEC O.Limmaneeprasert    ARC MAIN Portable 601    18868 Textbook
MW        08:30AM-10:35AM LEC S.Pezone             Off Campus Natomas N203  11912 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 22-May 14
TTh       01:10PM-02:15PM LAB J.Caspersen Schultz  ARC MAIN LRC ESL         11301 
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TTh       04:05PM-05:10PM LAB J.Zadra              ARC MAIN LRC ESL         12570 Textbook

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 23-May 15
MW        10:05AM-11:10AM LAB K.Hess               ARC MAIN LRC ESL         11299 Textbook
MW        12:10PM-01:15PM LAB K.Hess               ARC MAIN LRC ESL         11300 Textbook
MW        03:05PM-04:10PM LAB A.Joye               ARC MAIN LRC ESL         12921 Textbook
NOTE:Students please note! For SPRING 2013, the maximum number of units that can be earned in each section of lab is .75 unit. Students who wish to earn more than .75 units must register in another section. The above classes meet in the ESL Center in the Learning Resource Center. Students may enroll in any open section. Late registration is allowed through March 25, 2013, as long as space is available and with permission of the Center coordinator. Hours of attendance are flexible and will be arranged around each student's individual schedule. ESL LEVEL 20 students may not enroll in ESL 97. The ESL Center is open Monday through Thursday from 9:00 AM to 7:10 PM, and on Friday from 9:00 AM - 1:05 PM.

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 25-May 10
F         11:20AM-01:40PM LAB J.Ryther             ARC MAIN LRC ESL         11989 Textbook


ESLL 310    Intermediate-High Listening and Speaking    4 Units

Prerequisite: ESLL 50 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, Jan 19-May 22
TTh       02:45PM-04:50PM LEC G.Moran              ARC MAIN DaviesHall 101  10722 
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MW        05:00PM-07:05PM LEC L.Day                ARC MAIN DaviesHall 110  19762 Textbook


ESLL 320    Advanced-Low Listening and Speaking    4 Units

Prerequisite: ESLL 310 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 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 19-May 22
MW        10:15AM-12:20PM LEC J.Ryther             ARC MAIN DaviesHall 110  19153 
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Spring 2013 Class Schedule

Updated: May 30, 2013