Fall 2013 Class Schedule (SCC)



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ESLR 30    Novice-High Reading    4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ESLL 30 and ESLW 30 or other ESL courses at the appropriate level; advise adult school before taking ESLR 30.
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: This course focuses on reading words, phrases, sentences, and paragraphs in short texts at the Novice-High level. Students will learn core vocabulary, spelling rules, phonetics, and grammar necessary to understand short readings.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
WF        07:30AM-09:35AM LEC N.Maffly             SCC MAIN BUS 239         16589 
Textbook
TTh       03:15PM-05:20PM LEC S.Whetstone          SCC MAIN BUS 140         16590 Textbook
On-Campus

TTh       08:30AM-10:35AM LEC R.Harroun            West Sac WSC 216         17182 Textbook
Off-Campus - West Sacramento Center, 1115 West Capitol Avenue, West Sacramento.

Non-degree Applicable


ESLR 40    Intermediate-Low Reading    4 Units

Prerequisite: ESLR 30 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 ESLR 90 (ESL Center: Intermediate-Low Reading Skills in ESL) and other English as a Second Language courses at the appropriate level.
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: This course focuses on developing academic reading skills at the Intermediate-Low level with an emphasis on building vocabulary and literal comprehension and increasing fluency. Students will discuss and write about readings.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
WF        09:45AM-11:50AM LEC S.Muther             SCC MAIN RHS 311         16596 
Textbook
Web-enhanced

TTh       09:45AM-11:50AM LEC S.Kawamura           SCC MAIN BUS 140         17300 Textbook
MW        02:45PM-04:50PM LEC S.Kawamura           SCC MAIN RHS 270         18218 Textbook
On-Campus

TTh       08:30AM-10:35AM LEC D.Michell            West Sac WSC 217         16882 Textbook
Off-Campus - West Sacramento Center, 1115 West Capitol Avenue, West Sacramento.

All students in ESLR 40 must also register for one section of ESLR 90, the ESL Center. The lab time for the West Sacramento section of this class is scheduled on Mondays, 10:45 AM - 12:35 PM, class number 16880.


Non-degree Applicable


ESLR 50    Intermediate-Mid Reading    4 Units

Prerequisite: ESLR 90 with a grade of "C" and ESLR 40 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 ESLR 91 (ESL Center: Intermediate-Mid Reading Skills in ESL) and other English as a Second Language courses at the appropriate level.
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: This course focuses on developing academic reading skills at the Intermediate-Mid level, with an emphasis on vocabulary expansion, literal comprehension, inference, and dictionary skills. Students will practice critical thinking skills to understand, analyze, discuss, and write responses to ideas expressed in readings.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
MW        12:30PM-02:35PM LEC D.Loomis             SCC MAIN RHS 229         16602 
Textbook
TTh       01:00PM-03:05PM LEC D.Loomis             SCC MAIN BUS 140         16603 Textbook
On-Campus

MW        07:30PM-09:35PM LEC S.Tinti              SCC MAIN RHS 228         17183 Textbook
Computer-assisted; typing skills highly recommended
On-Campus

MW        08:30AM-10:35AM LEC G.Nuttall            West Sac WSC 217         17497 Textbook
Off-Campus - West Sacramento Center, 1115 West Capitol Avenue, West Sacramento.

All students in ESLR 50 must also register for one section of ESLR 91, the ESL Center. The lab time for the West Sacramento section of this class is scheduled on Tuesdays 8:30 AM - 10:35 AM, class number 19451.


Non-degree Applicable


ESLR 90    ESL Center: Intermediate-Low Reading Skills in ESL    .5-1 Units

Prerequisite: ESLL 30, ESLR 30, or ESLW 30 with a grade of "C" or better or placement in level 40 or above through the Sacramento City College assessment process
Advisory: Concurrent enrollment in at least one ESL course
Hours: 54 hours LAB
Description: This course provides individualized, self-paced, and/or small group instruction to non-native English speakers. A variety of self-study materials and media are available on such topics as reading, vocabulary, and study skills. Coursework is designed to develop and reinforce English language skills at the intermediate-low level. This course is graded Pass/No Pass and is not a substitute for other English as a Second Language courses. Students must complete 27 hours of work to earn 0.5 units of credit. They may earn 0.5 to 1.0 units per semester and may take this course once for credit.

Schedule: Other Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
TBA       TBA             LAB S.Kawamura           SCC MAIN RHS 328         16872 
Textbook
.5 Unit
TBA refers to 1.58 hours per week for a total of 27 hours for the semester.
On-Campus

TBA       TBA             LAB S.Kawamura           SCC MAIN RHS 328         16873 Textbook
.5 Unit
TBA refers to 1.58 hours per week for a total of 27 hours for the semester.
On-Campus

If the lab you register for is closed, select another section of the same lab class. You will choose the time you want to attend during the first week of the semester.

TBA       TBA             LAB G.Nuttall            West Sac WSC 220         16880 Textbook
.5 Unit
TBA refers to 1.58 hours per week for a total of 27 hours for the semester.
Off-Campus - West Sacramento Center, 1115 West Capitol Avenue, West Sacramento.


ESLR 91    ESL Center: Intermediate-Mid Reading Skills in ESL    .5-1 Units

Prerequisite: ESLL 40, ESLR 40, or ESLW 40 with a grade of "C" or better or placement in level 50 or above through the Sacramento City College assessment process
Advisory: Concurrent enrollment in at least one ESL course
Hours: 54 hours LAB
Description: This course provides individualized, self-paced, and/or small group instruction to non-native English speakers. A variety of self-study materials and media are available on such topics as reading, vocabulary, and study skills. Coursework is designed to develop and reinforce English language skills at the intermediate-mid level. The course is graded Pass/No Pass and is not a substitute for other English as a Second Language courses. Students must complete 27 hours of work to earn 0.5 units of credit. They may earn 0.5 to 1.0 units per semester and may take this course once for credit.

Schedule: Other Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
TBA       TBA             LAB D.Loomis             SCC MAIN RHS 328         16874 
Textbook
.5 Unit
TBA refers to 1.58 hours per week for a total of 27 hours for the semester.
On-Campus

TBA       TBA             LAB D.Loomis             SCC MAIN RHS 328         16885 Textbook
.5 Unit
TBA refers to 1.58 hours per week for a total of 27 hours for the semester.
On-Campus

TBA       TBA             LAB D.Leonard            West Sac WSC 220         19451 Textbook
.5 Unit
TBA refers to 1.58 hours per week for a total of 27 hours for the semester.
Off-Campus - West Sacramento Center, 1115 West Capitol Avenue, West Sacramento.


ESLR 92    ESL Center: Intermediate-High Reading Skills in ESL    .5-1 Units

Prerequisite: ESLL 50, ESLR 50, or ESLW 50 with a grade of "C" or better or placement in level 310 or above through the Sacramento City College assessment process
Advisory: Concurrent enrollment in at least one ESL course
Hours: 54 hours LAB
Description: This course provides individualized, self-paced, and/or small group instruction to non-native English speakers. A variety of self-study materials and media are available on such topics as reading, vocabulary, and study skills. Coursework is designed to develop and reinforce English language skills at the intermediate-high level. The course is graded Pass/No Pass and is not a substitute for other English as a Second Language courses. Students must complete 27 hours of work to earn 0.5 units of credit. They may earn 0.5 to 1.0 units per semester and may take this course once for credit.

Schedule: Other Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
TBA       TBA             LAB D.Thomas             SCC MAIN RHS 328         17444 
Textbook
.5 Unit
TBA refers to 1.58 hours per week for a total of 27 hours for the semester.
On-Campus

TBA       TBA             LAB J.Prado              SCC MAIN RHS 328         16875 Textbook
.5 Unit
TBA refers to 1.58 hours per week for a total of 27 hours for the semester.
On-Campus


ESLR 93    ESL Center: Advanced-Low Reading Skills in ESL    .5-1 Units

Prerequisite: ESLG 310, ESLR 310, or ESLW 310 with a grade of "C" or better or placement in level 320 or above through the Sacramento City College assessment process
Advisory: Concurrent enrollment in at least one ESL course
Hours: 54 hours LAB
Description: This course provides individualized, self-paced, and/or small group instruction to non-native English speakers. A variety of self-study materials and media are available on such topics as reading, vocabulary, and study skills. Coursework is designed to develop and reinforce English language skills at the advanced-low level. The course is graded Pass/No Pass and is not a substitute for other English as a Second Language courses. Students must complete 27 hours of work to earn 0.5 units of credit. They may earn 0.5 to 1.0 units per semester and may take this course once for credit.

Schedule: Other Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
TBA       TBA             LAB J.Prado              SCC MAIN RHS 328         16876 
Textbook
.5 Unit
TBA refers to 1.58 hours per week for a total of 27 hours for the semester.
On-Campus

TBA       TBA             LAB D.Leonard            SCC MAIN RHS 328         16877 Textbook
.5 Unit
TBA refers to 1.58 hours per week for a total of 27 hours for the semester.
On-Campus

If the lab you register for is closed, select another section of the same lab class. You will choose the time you want to attend during the first week of the semester.


Non-degree Applicable


ESLR 310    Intermediate-High Reading    4 Units

Prerequisite: ESLR 91 with a grade of "P" and ESLR 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 ESLR 92 (ESL Center: Intermediate-High Reading Skills in ESL) and other ESL courses at the appropriate level.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: This course focuses on developing academic reading skills at the Intermediate-High level with an emphasis on speed, vocabulary expansion, and comprehension of ideas and introduces students to library use. Students will use critical thinking skills to understand, paraphrase, summarize, and respond orally and in writing to ideas expressed in fiction and non-fiction readings.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
MF        09:45AM-11:50AM LEC L.Leek               SCC MAIN RHS 270         17612 
Textbook
Computer-assisted; typing skills highly recommended
On-Campus

TTh       01:00PM-03:05PM LEC G.Nuttall            SCC MAIN RHS 228         16576 Textbook
Web-enhanced

MW        02:45PM-04:50PM LEC J.Prado              SCC MAIN RHS 229         16577 Textbook
On-Campus


ESLR 320    Advanced-Low Reading    4 Units

Prerequisite: ESLR 92 with a grade of "P" and ESLR 310 and 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 ESLR 93 (ESL Center: Advanced-Low Reading Skills in ESL) and other ESL courses at the appropriate level.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: This course focuses on refining academic reading skills at the Advanced-Low level with an emphasis on speed, vocabulary expansion, and analytical comprehension. Students will expand their skills in using the library to practice research. Students will use critical thinking skills to paraphrase, summarize, and synthesize readings. They will also do extensive discussion and writing based on critical analysis of readings.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
MW        02:45PM-04:50PM LEC R.Cervin             SCC MAIN RHS 228         17184 
Textbook
On-Campus

TTh       01:00PM-03:05PM LEC D.Thomas             SCC MAIN RHS 229         17301 Textbook
Computer-assisted; typing skills highly recommended
On-Campus


ESLR 340    Advanced Reading Skills Through Literature    4 Units

Prerequisite: ESLR 93 with a grade of "P" and ESLR 320 and 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 95, ESLW 340, or ESLW 341, or other ESL courses at the appropriate level
General Education: AA/AS Area I; AA/AS Area VI; CSU Area C2
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: This course is designed to improve vocabulary and reading skills for the advanced ESL learner. Students will gain an appreciation of various forms of literature from a variety of cultural groups. Students will also examine the historical and cultural environments in which the literature was created. Reading selections include essays, poetry, drama, short stories and novels. This course emphasizes critical thinking and reading skills needed for academic performance: (1) vocabulary development, (2) analysis and comprehension skills, (3) flexibility of reading rate. The course also emphasizes the comparison and contrast of universal and metaphorical themes. This course fulfills the Reading Competency requirement for the A.A. and A.S. degrees.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
TTh       01:00PM-03:05PM LEC R.Cervin             SCC MAIN RHS 270         17535 
Textbook
On-Campus

Fall 2013 Class Schedule

Updated: January 15, 2014