Fall 2013 Class Schedule (CRC)



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ESLW 20    Novice Writing    4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course is for students with little experience in English. It is an introduction to writing English. Students will learn to spell through phonetics and sight words, phrases, parts of speech and the elements of basic sentences. They will learn to write both yes and no questions, and why and how questions. Finally, they will be able to write about common topics introduced in all beginning language courses. This course is for non-native speakers of English who plan to take college courses.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
TTh       12:00PM-01:20PM LEC R.Farley             CRC MAIN L 105           13569 
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MW        12:00PM-01:20PM LAB R.Farley             CRC MAIN LRC 221           


ESLW 30    Novice-High Writing    4 Units

Prerequisite: ESLW 20 with a grade of "C" or better; or equivalent skills demonstrated through the assessment process.
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: In this course students will learn simple sentences and paragraph structures. This course is an introduction to writing in English for non-native speakers who plan to take college courses.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
TTh       12:00PM-01:20PM LEC L.Marchand           CRC MAIN L 104           13587 
Textbook
MW        12:00PM-01:20PM LAB L.Marchand           CRC MAIN LRC 222           
 


ESLW 40    Intermediate-Low Writing    4 Units

Prerequisite: Completion of ESLW 30 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement through the assessment process.
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: In this course students will learn to write focused paragraphs with a clear beginning, middle and end. They will learn to use critical thinking skills and correct grammar in their writing.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
MW        12:00PM-01:20PM LEC M.Do                 CRC MAIN L 104           13599 
Textbook
TTh       12:00PM-01:20PM LAB M.Do                 CRC MAIN LRC 222           
 

MW        04:30PM-05:50PM LEC T.Abeid              CRC MAIN L 104           18913 Textbook
TTh       04:30PM-05:50PM LAB J.Francisco          CRC MAIN LRC 221           


ESLW 50    Intermediate-Mid Writing    4 Units

Prerequisite: Completion of ESLW 40 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement through the assessment process.
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: In this course students will learn techniques essential to essay writing. They will continue to develop sentence structure in longer pieces of writing.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
MW        12:00PM-01:20PM LEC M.McClurg-Mackinnon  CRC MAIN L 105           13571 
Textbook
TTh       12:00PM-01:20PM LAB M.McClurg-Mackinnon  CRC MAIN LRC 221           
 


ESLW 310    Intermediate-High Writing    4 Units

Prerequisite: ESLW 50 with a grade of "C" or better; or equivalent skills demonstrated through the assessment process.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
See UC Limitations & Counselor
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: In this course students will continue to develop their writing skills through the writing process to create focused, fully developed and well-organized essays. The course focuses on writing for different purposes, sentence variety and emerging mastery of mechanics in the context of essays. Essays will incorporate outside sources as well as personal experience.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
MW        03:00PM-05:05PM LEC J.Strode             CRC MAIN L 105           13565 
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MW        08:00AM-08:50AM LEC M.Do                 CRC MAIN L 105           14395 Textbook
F         08:00AM-10:05AM LEC M.Do                 CRC MAIN L 105           14395 Textbook


ESLW 320    Advanced-Low Writing    4 Units

Prerequisite: ESLW 310 with a grade of "C" or better; or equivalent skills demonstrated through the assessment process.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
See UC Limitations & Counselor
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: In this course students will analyze and employ techniques throughout the writing process to produce a variety of well focused, fully developed and organized essays. The course also emphasizes competent sentence variety and mastering the mechanics of English in the context of the essay. Essays will incorporate outside sources as well as personal experience.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
TTh       03:00PM-05:05PM LEC S.Carter             CRC MAIN L 105           14535 
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ESLW 340    Advanced Composition    4 Units

Prerequisite: ESLW 320 with a grade of "C" or better; or equivalent skills demonstrated through the assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area II(a) (effective Summer 2011); CSU Area A2
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: This college composition course emphasizes reading analysis, writing, and critical thinking skills, while also addressing the specific language and cultural needs of non-native speakers. These skills are essential for successful completion of a two or four-year college program. Writing assignments include expository and argumentative prose based on analysis of a variety of assigned readings and original research including a fully documented research paper and in-class essays.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
TTh       08:20AM-10:25AM LEC J.Francisco          CRC MAIN L 104           14661 
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Fall 2013 Class Schedule

Updated: December 13, 2013