Spring 2010 Class Schedule (FLC)



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ESLW 20    Novice Writing    4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Corequisite: ESL 90
Advisory: ESLL 20 and ESLR 20
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: ESLW 20 is a writing course for non-native English speakers at the novice level. This course is an introduction to writing in English. Students write about familiar topics focusing on the structure of English sentences including parts of speech and word order. Emphasis is on the production of clear, basic written sentences using common everyday vocabulary. Question formation is also demonstrated and practiced. By the end of the semester, students will be able to write simple sentences using correct grammar.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 19
MW        11:15AM-01:20PM LEC M.Page               Off Campus RCC 12        17459 
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Students who enroll in this ESL class must also be enrolled in any section of ESL 91 for at least one-half of a unit (0.5 units).

MW        07:00PM-09:05PM LEC A.Bjerke             El Dorado EDC C214       31809 Textbook
Students who enroll in this ESL class must also be enrolled in any section of ESL 91 for at least one-half of a unit (0.5 units).


ESLW 30    Novice-High Writing    4 Units

Prerequisite: ESLW 20 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement through the assessment process.
Corequisite: ESL 90
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: ESLW 30 is a course for non-native English speakers at the novice-high level. It will enable students to progress from writing simple sentences to writing narrative and descriptive paragraphs on topics related to their everyday life and experience.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 19
MW        11:15AM-01:20PM LEC B.Anayah             Off Campus RCC 3         17461 
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Students who enroll in this ESL class must also be enrolled in any section of ESL 91 for at least one-half of a unit (0.5 units).

TTh       06:00PM-08:05PM LEC T.Saur               Off Campus RCC 3         17463 Textbook
Students who enroll in this ESL class must also be enrolled in any section of ESL 91 for at least one-half of a unit (0.5 units).


ESLW 40    Intermediate-Low Writing    4 Units

Prerequisite: ESLW 30 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement through the assessment process.
Corequisite: ESL 90
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: This is a course for non-native speakers of English at the intermediate-low level which focuses on writing paragraphs with a clear beginning, middle, and end while developing correct sentence structure. Students learn to use critical thinking skills and correct grammar in their writing. By the end of the semester, students are able to write multiple paragraphs.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 19
TTh       11:15AM-01:20PM LEC B.Anayah             Off Campus RCC 13        18425 
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Students who enroll in this ESL class must also be enrolled in any section of ESL 92 for at least one-half of a unit (0.5 units).

MW        07:00PM-09:05PM LEC S.Eckman             El Dorado EDC C101       31810 Textbook
Students who enroll in this ESL class must also be enrolled in any section of ESL 92 for at least one-half of a unit (0.5 units).


ESLW 50    Intermediate-Mid Writing    4 Units

Prerequisite: ESLW 40 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement through the assessment process.
Corequisite: ESL 90
Advisory: ESLG 57, ESLL 50, and ESLR 50
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: This is a course for non-native speakers at the intermediate-mid level which focuses on the development of paragraph writing in a variety of rhetorical modes through guided writing and practice. By the end of the semester, students will progress to writing multi-paragraph essays. Students will learn techniques essential to essay writing. They will continue to develop sentence structure in longer pieces of writing.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 19
TTh       11:15AM-01:20PM LEC A.Bjerke             Off Campus RCC 12        17897 
Textbook
Students who enroll in this ESL class must also be enrolled in any section of ESL 92 for at least one-half of a unit (0.5 units).


ESLW 85    Parts of Speech    2 Units

Prerequisite: ESLR 40 and ESLW 40 with grades of "C" or better; or placement through the assessment process.
Hours: 36 hours LEC
Description: This elective course covers the most important parts of speech in English. Students will learn to identify and use nouns, pronouns, adjectives, adverbs, verbs, prepositions, and conjunctions in basic sentences.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jan 16-Mar 15
MW        03:45PM-05:50PM LEC M.Mueller            Off Campus RCC 13        31811 
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ESLW 320    Advanced-Low Writing    4 Units

Prerequisite: ESLW 310 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement through the assessment process.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: In this course, students will use critical thinking skills and the writing process to produce a variety of focused, developed, and organized essays. The course emphasizes sentence variety and the mechanics of English in the context of the essay. Essays will incorporate outside sources as well as personal experience.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 19
TTh       09:30AM-11:35AM LEC S.Eckman             FLC MAIN FL1 204         17967 
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Spring 2010 Class Schedule

Updated: April 30, 2010