Fall 2011 Class Schedule (SCC)



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ESLW 30    Novice-High Writing    4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ESLR 30 and ESLL 30 or other ESL courses at the appropriate level. Advise adult school before taking ESLW 30.
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: In this Novice-High writing 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 20-Dec 15
TTh       07:30AM-09:35AM LEC J.Keen               SCC MAIN RHS 270         24236 
Textbook
WF        12:30PM-02:35PM LEC N.Maffly             SCC MAIN BUS 239         25988 Textbook
On-Campus

TTh       10:45AM-12:50PM LEC N.Tillement          West Sac WSC 215         24238 Textbook
MW        01:00PM-03:05PM LEC C.LaPorte            West Sac WSC 215         24752 Textbook
Off-Campus - West Sacramento Center, 1115 West Capitol Avenue, West Sacramento.


Non-degree Applicable


ESLW 40    Intermediate-Low Writing    4 Units

Prerequisite: Eligibility is determined by the Sacramento City College assessment process or by completion of ESLW 30 with a grade of "C" or better.
Advisory: ESL 92, ESLL 40 and ESLR 40, or other ESL courses at the appropriate level.
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: In this course, students will learn to write multiple drafts of paragraphs with a clear beginning, middle, and end while developing correct sentence structure at the Intermediate-Low level. They will learn to use critical thinking skills and level-appropriate grammar in their writing.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
WF        07:30AM-09:35AM LEC L.Leek               SCC MAIN RHS 270         26458 
Textbook
Computer-assisted; typing skills highly recommended
On-Campus

TTh       02:45PM-04:50PM LEC J.Prado              SCC MAIN RHS 228         24250 Textbook
On-Campus

MW        05:15PM-07:20PM LEC S.Tinti              SCC MAIN BUS 140         26460 Textbook
Computer-assisted; typing skills highly recommended
On-Campus

TTh       08:30AM-10:35AM LEC N.Tillement          West Sac WSC 216         25162 Textbook
Off-Campus - West Sacramento Center, 1115 West Capitol Avenue, West Sacramento.


Non-degree Applicable


ESLW 50    Intermediate-Mid Writing    4 Units

Prerequisite: Eligibility is determined by the Sacramento City College assessment process or completion of ESLW 40 with a grade of "C" or better.
Advisory: ESL 92, ESLL 50, ESLR 50, and ESLG 50, or other English as a Second Language courses at the appropriate level.
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: This is a course for non-native English speakers at the Intermediate-Mid Level that focuses first 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 be writing multi-paragraph essays. Students will learn techniques essential to essay writing and continue to develop sentence structure skills.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
TTh       07:30AM-09:35AM LEC N.Lowey-Ball         SCC MAIN RHS 228         24268 
Textbook
Computer-assisted; typing skills highly recommended
On-Campus

MW        09:45AM-11:50AM LEC S.Muther             SCC MAIN RHS 311         24270 Textbook
Computer-assisted; typing skills highly recommended
On-Campus

M         12:30PM-02:35PM LEC D.Roberts-Eccles     SCC MAIN RHS 228         24272 Textbook
F         12:30PM-02:35PM LEC D.Roberts-Eccles     SCC MAIN RHS 311         24272 Textbook
Computer-assisted; typing skills highly recommended
On-Campus

MW        07:30PM-09:35PM LEC D.Michell            SCC MAIN RHS 228         24274 Textbook
On-Campus

TTh       08:30AM-10:35AM LEC S.Muther             West Sac WSC 215         26462 Textbook
Web-enhanced
Off-Campus - West Sacramento Center, 1115 West Capitol Avenue, West Sacramento.


Non-degree Applicable


ESLW 310    Intermediate-High Writing    4 Units

Prerequisite: ESLW 50 with a grade of "C" or better; or, for students not previously enrolled in ESL courses within the Los Rios district, placement through the SCC assessment process.
Advisory: Concurrent enrollment in ESL 92, ESLG 310 and ESLR 310, or other ESL courses at the appropriate level
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: In this course, students at the High-Intermediate level will develop their ability to respond to a variety of essay assignments. They will use the writing process to produce developed, organized and unified essays. They will practice critical thinking skills through class discussion and written response to readings. They will refine their ability to control a range of grammatical structures.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
M         09:45AM-11:50AM LEC D.Roberts-Eccles     SCC MAIN RHS 270         24210 
Textbook
F         09:45AM-11:50AM LEC D.Roberts-Eccles     SCC MAIN RHS 311         24210 Textbook
MW        12:30PM-02:35PM LEC V.Hawes              SCC MAIN RHS 311         24208 Textbook
TTh       12:30PM-02:35PM LEC R.Cervin             SCC MAIN RHS 270         24212 Textbook
MW        05:15PM-07:20PM LEC J.Brodeur            SCC MAIN RHS 229         24214 Textbook
On-Campus

TTh       08:15AM-10:20AM LEC D.Thomas             West Sac WSC 217         27946 Textbook
Computer-assisted; typing skills highly recommended
Off-Campus - West Sacramento Center, 1115 West Capitol Avenue, West Sacramento.



ESLW 320    Advanced-Low Writing    4 Units

Prerequisite: ESLW 310 with a grade of "C" or better; or, for students not previously enrolled in ESL courses within the Los Rios district, placement through the SCC assessment process.
Advisory: Concurrent enrollment in ESL 93, ESLG 320, and ESLR 320, or other ESL courses at the appropriate level.
Course Transferable to UC/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 at the Advanced-Low level. The course emphasizes the development of ideas in body paragraphs and the analysis and use of readings as a basis for ideas in essays. Sentence variety and the mechanics of English in the context of the essay are also covered in the course. Essays incorporate ideas and quotations from outside sources as well as personal experience.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
TTh       07:30AM-09:35AM LEC B.Toupadakis         SCC MAIN RHS 229         24220 
Textbook
Computer-assisted; typing skills highly recommended
On-Campus

TTh       07:30AM-09:35AM LEC D.Leonard            SCC MAIN BUS 239         30122 Textbook
NEW SECTION - 30122 - as of 7/27/11
On-Campus

MW        12:30PM-02:35PM LEC S.Kawamura           SCC MAIN RHS 229         24222 Textbook
Web-enhanced

MW        07:30PM-09:35PM LEC S.Tinti              SCC MAIN RHS 229         25856 Textbook
Computer-assisted; typing skills highly recommended
On-Campus



ESLW 340    Advanced Composition    4 Units

Prerequisite: ESLG 320 and ESLW 320 with grades of "C" or better; or, for students not previously enrolled in ESL writing and grammar courses within the Los Rios district, placement through the SCC assessment process.
Advisory: Concurrent enrollment in ESL 93, ESLW 341 and ESLR 340, or other ESL courses at the appropriate level.
General Education: AA/AS Area II(a); CSU Area A2; AA/AS Writing Competency
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: This course emphasizes advanced writing and critical thinking skills that are essential for successful completion of a four-year college program. Writing assignments include expository and argumentative prose based on analysis of a variety of readings. Students write a minimum of 8,500 words divided among 6-8 essays, including one fully documented research paper and two to three in-class essays. This course satisfies the Writing Competency for AA/AS graduation requirement and the California State University General Education-Breadth requirements for Area A2 and may satisfy some required composition coursework at California State Universities.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
TTh       09:45AM-11:50AM LEC D.Loomis             SCC MAIN BUS 140         25164 
Textbook
On-Campus



Fall 2011 Class Schedule

Updated: December 20, 2011