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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.

7 Courses/Sections found for Summer 2014     (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.
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.
Formerly: ESL 25
10123 ESLL-025.-01 Lecture08:00 AM-10:15 AMMTWThWILEY, JOHN6401
Class runs from - . ESLL-025.-01: This will be offered 6/10-7/19/13.
10811 ESLL-025.-02 Lecture10:30 AM-12:45 PMMTWThWILEY, JOHN6303
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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.)
Prerequisites: Appropriate placement test score or a grade of "C" or better in ESLL 25; intended 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.
Formerly: ESL 26
10091 ESLL-026.-02 Lecture08:00 AM-10:15 AMMTWThCUMMINS, JAMES6405
Class runs from - .
10262 ESLL-026.-03 Lecture10:35 AM-12:50 PMMTWThCUMMINS, JAMES6409
Class runs from - . In 2012, this course is offered during Early Summer Session from June 11 to July 20.

ESLL 228DEVELOPING LANGUAGE SKILLS FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS10 Units
A high intermediate/low-advanced course in grammar, writing, reading, and speaking for international students who are about to enter a college academic program. Focus to improve students language skills.
10 hours lecture. (120 hours total per quarter.)
Prerequisites: TOEFL score of 475 to 499; restricted to international students whose native language is not English.
Advisory: Not open to students with credit in ESL 158.
Formerly: ESL 158
10124 ESLL-228.-01 Lecture09:00 AM-12:25 PMMTWThJARDALI, NAJWA6305
Class runs from - . ESLL-228.-01: will meet 8 weeks, 06/27-8/19/11.

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.
Formerly: ESL 166
10083 ESLL-236.-01 Lecture10:30 AM-12:45 PMMTWThDRAGAN, ALICE6306
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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.
Corequisite: Concurrent enrollment in or a grade of "C" or better or ESLL 236.
Advisory: Intended for students whose native language is not English; not open to students with credit in ESL 167.
Formerly: ESL 167
10084 ESLL-237.-01 Lecture08:00 AM-10:15 AMMTWThKATZ, JOSHUA6302
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