Spring 2018 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 13-May 16

MW08:00AM-10:05AMLECK.KomuraARC MAIN DaviesHall 11011816Textbook
TTh02:45PM-04:50PMLECA.TzouARC MAIN Portable 60111930Textbook
MW05:00PM-07:05PMLECD.JantzARC MAIN DaviesHall 20912594Textbook

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 13-May 16

MW10:15AM-12:20PMLECO.LimmaneeprasertARC MAIN Portable 60110512Textbook
TTh12:30PM-02:35PMLECTBAARC MAIN Portable 610B12157Textbook
TTh07:15PM-09:20PMLECK.RuanARC MAIN Portable 60112907Textbook
MW12:30PM-02:35PMLECB.VerhageOff Campus Natomas N20211206Textbook

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 13-May 16

TTh02:45PM-04:50PMLECB.BoucARC MAIN DaviesHall 20610516Textbook
MW12:30PM-02:35PMLECO.LimmaneeprasertARC MAIN Portable 610B11538Textbook
MW05:00PM-07:05PMLECP.BraccoARC MAIN Portable 60110517Textbook
MW12:30PM-02:35PMLECJ.LeathermanOff Campus Natomas N20312411Textbook

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 13-May 16

MW08:00AM-10:05AMLECE.HaaralaARC MAIN Portable 610B13081Textbook
TTh08:00AM-10:05AMLECE.HaaralaARC MAIN Portable 60112900Textbook
MW05:00PM-07:05PMLECJ.Caspersen SchultzARC MAIN DaviesHall 20020154Textbook

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, Jan 13-May 16

MW08:00AM-10:05AMLECJ.RytherARC MAIN DaviesHall 20912319Textbook
TTh10:15AM-12:20PMLECJ.RytherARC MAIN DaviesHall 11011925Textbook

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 13-May 16

MW10:15AM-12:20PMLECS.ValcuARC MAIN DaviesHall 11012972Textbook

Spring 2018 Class Schedule

Updated: December 15, 2017