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Language Arts (650) 949-7250
These courses are designed for students whose native or first language is not English. Students who have never studied English or who do not already speak English with basic conversational ability should enroll in English as a Second Language (ESLL) courses offered by the adult education departments of local high school districts. If you plan to enroll for the first time in an ESLL course, you are required to take an ESLL placement test unless you enroll in the lowest course. Refer to the front of the schedule for testing information or call (650) 949-7230. For information about ESLL courses, call (650) 949-7250.

34 Courses/Sections found for Spring 2016     (Each listing represents a different section.)
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Course IDCourse TitleUnits
CRN # Course Activity Time Days Instructor Location

ESLL 25COMPOSITION & READING5 Units
Development of critical reading skills using selected readings which present a range of cultural experiences and perspectives. Practice in writing expository essays based on personal experience, observations, and class readings with a review of acceptable English sentence structure. Does not fulfill the composition requirements for the Associate degree.
5 hours lecture. (60 hours total per quarter.)
Prerequisites: Appropriate placement test score or a grade of "C" or better in ESLL 236 and 237; intended for students whose native language is not English.
Corequisite: ESLL 249.
Advisory: Completion of, or concurrent enrollment in ESLL 235 strongly recommended; concurrent enrollment in ESLL 246 and/or 247 strongly recommended; not open to students with credit in ESL 25 or 257.
40316 ESLL-025.-01 Lecture08:00 AM-09:50 AMMWWILEY, JOHN6503
  Lecture 08:00 AM-08:50 AMFWILEY, JOHN6503
40317 ESLL-025.-02 Lecture08:00 AM-09:50 AMTThHUNTER, CARRIE6503
  Lecture 09:00 AM-09:50 AMFHUNTER, CARRIE6503
40498 ESLL-025.-03 Lecture10:00 AM-11:50 AMMWMCCORMICK, DAVID6507
  Lecture 10:00 AM-10:50 AMFMCCORMICK, DAVID6507
40988 ESLL-025.-04 Lecture10:00 AM-11:50 AMTThLANCASTER, RACHEL6302
  Lecture 11:00 AM-11:50 AMFLANCASTER, RACHEL6302

ESLL 26ADVANCED COMPOSITION & READING5 Units
The techniques and practice of expository and argumentative writing based on critical reading and thinking. Reading focused on essays and articles, chosen to represent a broad spectrum of opinions and ideas, writing styles, and cultural experiences and perspectives. Research paper synthesizing information from a range of current sources to form a persuasive argument. Fulfills the composition requirement for the A.A. degree.
5 hours lecture. (60 hours total per quarter.)
Prerequisite: Appropriate placement test score or a grade of "C" or better in ESLL 25 and ESLL 249; designed for students whose native language is not English.
Advisory: Concurrent enrollment in ESLL 246 and/or 247 strongly recommended; not open to students with credit in ESL 26.
41622 ESLL-026.-02 Lecture10:00 AM-11:50 AMTThCOLLATO, LISA6502
  Lecture 11:00 AM-11:50 AMFCOLLATO, LISA6502

ESLL 226HIGH-INTERMEDIATE GRAMMAR5 Units
A high-intermediate English course for non-native speakers focusing on comprehension, communication, and grammatical accuracy. Emphasis on understanding and communication of new information, conjectures, and logical relationships in spoken and written contexts. Computer or workbook activities to reinforce knowledge of structures.
5 hours lecture. (60 hours total per quarter.)
Advisory: Concurrent enrollment in ESLL 227; not open to students with credit in ESL 156.
40327 ESLL-226.-01 Lecture08:00 AM-08:50 AMFMORASCI, RICHARD6501
  Lecture 08:00 AM-09:50 AMMWMORASCI, RICHARD6501

ESLL 227HIGH-INTERMEDIATE READING SKILLS5 Units
An upper intermediate-level reading course focusing on higher level comprehension skills and strategies for dealing with pre-college-level reading. Computer and/or workbook activities to reinforce knowledge of material and skills.
5 hours lecture. (60 hours total per quarter.)
Advisory: Appropriate placement test score and concurrent enrollment in ESLL 226 recommended; intended for students whose native language is not English; not open to students with credit in ESL 157.
40328 ESLL-227.-01 Lecture10:00 AM-11:50 AMMWDRAGAN, ALICE6501
  Lecture 10:00 AM-10:50 AMFDRAGAN, ALICE6501

ESLL 236ADVANCED GRAMMAR5 Units
An advanced English course for non-native speakers focusing on comprehension, communication and grammatical accuracy. Emphasis on understanding and communication of abstract ideas as well as concrete new information in spoken and written contexts. Computer or workbook activities to reinforce knowledge of structures.
5 hours lecture. (60 hours total per quarter.)
Prerequisite: Appropriate placement test score or ESLL 226 and 227.
Advisory: Concurrent enrollment in ESLL 237 recommended; intended for students whose native language is not English; not open to students with credit in ESL 166.
41636 ESLL-236.-01 Lecture08:00 AM-09:50 AMTThMORASCI, RICHARD6302
  Lecture 09:00 AM-09:50 AMFMORASCI, RICHARD6302
40989 ESLL-236.-02 Lecture10:00 AM-11:50 AMMWMORASCI, RICHARD6303
  Lecture 10:00 AM-10:50 AMFMORASCI, RICHARD6303
41668 ESLL-236.-03 Lecture01:30 PM-03:45 PMTThSARVER, AMY6502

ESLL 237BASIC COMPOSITION SKILLS5 Units
A basic course for non-native speakers focusing on techniques of college writing, emphasizing clear prose. Lecture, discussion, and individualized instruction. Emphasis on the production of short compositions containing well-developed paragraphs and a variety of standard English sentences. Does not meet the graduation requirement in composition.
5 hours lecture. (60 hours total per quarter.)
Prerequisite: Appropriate placement test score or a grade of "C" or better in ESLL 226 and 227.
Advisory: Concurrent enrollment in ESLL 236; intended for students whose native language is not English; not open to students with credit in ESL 167.
40687 ESLL-237.-01 Lecture08:00 AM-08:50 AMFMCCORMICK, DAVID6505
  Lecture 08:00 AM-09:50 AMMWMCCORMICK, DAVID6505
41652 ESLL-237.-02 Lecture11:00 AM-11:50 AMFPRATT, KEITH6201
  Lecture 10:00 AM-11:50 AMTThPRATT, KEITH6201
40329 ESLL-237.-03 Lecture01:30 PM-03:45 PMMWJAQUISH, MELISSA6306

ESLL 248ADVANCED GRAMMAR REVIEW3 Units
A review of essential grammar and greater in-depth examination of grammatical and lexical structures used in academic and professional writing designed for nonnative speakers of English. This course is delivered entirely online.
3 hours lecture. (36 hours total per quarter.)
Prerequisite: ESLL 236 or an appropriate score on the ESL Placement Test.
Advisory: Not open to students with credit in ESL 186.
40326• ESLL-248.-01W LectureTBATBAWONG, RITAONLINE
ESLL248.01W: Offered via Internet. After registering, you must refer to course descriptions at www.foothill.edu/fga/ for information on how to begin.

ESLL 249ADVANCED READING5 Units
An advanced-level reading course to instruct ESLL students in techniques of critical analysis for reading college-level prose, focusing primarily on authentic expository/argumentative essays and textbook materials written for a native speaker audience. Students are provided the skills to comprehend text holistically, identifying and expressing critical elements of comprehension. Practice and testing to be done on authentic, multi-page texts with written responses.
5 hours lecture. (60 hours total per quarter.)
Prerequisites: ESLL 236 and 237 or appropriate placement test score.
Corequisite: ESLL 25.
41623 ESLL-249.-01 Lecture08:00 AM-09:50 AMTThUYEDA, DIANE5911
  Lecture 09:00 AM-09:50 AMFUYEDA, DIANE5911
41625 ESLL-249.-02 Lecture10:00 AM-10:50 AMFPRATT, KEITH6505
  Lecture 10:00 AM-11:50 AMMWPRATT, KEITH6505
41626 ESLL-249.-03 Lecture11:00 AM-11:50 AMFUYEDA, DIANE6503
  Lecture 10:00 AM-11:50 AMTThUYEDA, DIANE6503
41633 ESLL-249.-04 Lecture12:00 PM-01:25 PMTThFPRATT, KEITH6301
41663 ESLL-249.-05 Lecture01:30 PM-03:45 PMMWPRATT, KEITH6301
41666 ESLL-249.-06 Lecture01:30 PM-03:45 PMTThUYEDA, DIANE6401

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