Fall 2014 Class Schedule (SCC)



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ESLW 30    Novice-High Writing    4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: Concurrent enrollment in 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 students who plan to take college courses.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 23-Dec 18
TTh       07:30AM-09:35AM LEC L.Leek               SCC MAIN RHS 270         16476 
Textbook
Web-enhanced
On-Campus

MW        12:30PM-02:35PM LEC S.Muther             SCC MAIN RHS 221         17003 Textbook
On-Campus

TTh       10:45AM-12:50PM LEC V.Toy-Moy            West Sac WSC 214         16477 Textbook
Off-Campus - West Sacramento Center, 1115 West Capitol Avenue, West Sacramento.

MW        10:45AM-12:50PM LEC D.Leonard            West Sac WSC 214         16611 Textbook
Web-enhanced
Off-Campus - West Sacramento Center, 1115 West Capitol Avenue, West Sacramento.


Non-degree Applicable


ESLW 40    Intermediate-Low Writing    4 Units

Prerequisite: ESLW 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 Los Rios assessment process.
Advisory: Concurrent enrollment in ESL 44, 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 23-Dec 18
TTh       07:30AM-09:35AM LEC N.Maffly             SCC MAIN RHS 229         17156 
Textbook
MW        09:45AM-11:50AM LEC R.Cervin             SCC MAIN RHS 270         16481 Textbook
On-Campus

TTh       05:30PM-07:35PM LEC S.Tinti              SCC MAIN RHS 270         17157 Textbook
Computer-assisted; typing skills highly recommended
On-Campus

TTh       10:45AM-12:50PM LEC C.Wong               West Sac WSC 215         16738 Textbook
Off-Campus - West Sacramento Center, 1115 West Capitol Avenue, West Sacramento.


Non-degree Applicable


ESLW 50    Intermediate-Mid Writing    4 Units

Prerequisite: ESLW 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 Los Rios assessment process.
Advisory: Concurrent enrollment in ESL 54, 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 students 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 23-Dec 18
MW        07:30AM-09:35AM LEC N.Maffly             SCC MAIN RHS 229         16487 
Textbook
On-Campus

TTh       03:15PM-05:20PM LEC S.Kawamura           SCC MAIN BUS 222         16488 Textbook
Web-enhanced
Computer-assisted; typing skills highly recommended
On-Campus

MW        05:30PM-07:35PM LEC D.Dayton             SCC MAIN RHS 229         16489 Textbook
On-Campus

TTh       10:45AM-12:50PM LEC V.Hawes              West Sac WSC 216         17158 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 or ESL 53 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 94, 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 Intermediate-High 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 23-Dec 18
TTh       07:30AM-09:35AM LEC V.Hawes              SCC MAIN RHS 221         18240 
Textbook
Computer-assisted; typing skills highly recommended
On-Campus

MW        01:00PM-03:05PM LEC D.Roberts-Eccles     SCC MAIN RHS 229         16467 Textbook
Computer-assisted; typing skills highly recommended
On-Campus

MW        05:30PM-07:35PM LEC S.Tinti              SCC MAIN RHS 228         16469 Textbook
Computer-assisted; typing skills highly recommended
On-Campus



ESLW 320    Advanced-Low Writing    4 Units

Prerequisite: ESLW 310 or ESL 315 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, 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 23-Dec 18
MW        03:15PM-05:20PM LEC D.Thomas             SCC MAIN RHS 229         16471 
Textbook
Web-enhanced
Computer-assisted; typing skills highly recommended
On-Campus

TTh       02:00PM-04:10PM LEC G.Nuttall            SCC MAIN RHS 229         19941 Textbook
NEW SECTION - 19941 - as of 5/30/14
This section of ESLW 320 meets at the same time (but not for as long) and in the same place as a section of ESL 325.
On-Campus



ESLW 340    Advanced Composition    4 Units

Prerequisite: ESLG 320 and either ESLW 320 or ESL 325 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 95, ESLW 341 and ESLR 340, or other ESL courses at the appropriate level. LIBR 318 with a grade of "C" or better.
General Education: AA/AS Area II(a); AA/AS Writing Competency; CSU Area A2
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 7000 words divided among six to eight 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.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 23-Dec 18
TTh       03:15PM-05:20PM LEC J.Prado              SCC MAIN RHS 228         16739 
Textbook
Computer-assisted; typing skills highly recommended
On-Campus



Fall 2014 Class Schedule

Updated: February 12, 2015