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ESL Block - Level 1
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These grouped classes offer an opportunity for college-level ESL students to develop and practice skills in reading, writing, grammar, listening, and speaking. STUDENTS MUST ENROLL IN ALL THREE SECTIONS: #0934, #2374, AND #1237.
ESL 420 GRAMMAR AND WRITING - LEVEL 1 4 Units

Intensive practice in basic English sentence structure for students who wish to prepare for college-level work. Introduction to spelling, punctuation, vocabulary development and English writing conventions. Recommended enrollment in ESL 460 and ESL 456. Maximum credit 8 units, 4 units each semester. No credit if taken after ESL 33A, 33B, 122, 422, Engl 1A, 1B, 1C, 100 or 400. Cannot enroll concurrently in ESL 33A, 33B, 122, 422, Engl 1A, 1B, 1C, 100, or 400. Total of 90 hours lecture and 18 hours laboratory. Grading: Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass

   #0934  8:45am-11:25am MW      LecLab  C153   PILGREEN L  
         1.1 Hours TBA per week
       &                 TBA             C153   PILGREEN L  

ESL 456 BASIC SPEAKING AND LISTENING 6 Units

An introductory course in spoken English to develop basic communication skills for everyday life in the U.S. Listening and conversation practice around daily topics, extensive vocabulary building and practice of basic grammatical structures. Recommended: Concurrent enrollment in ESL 420 and ESL 460. Maximum credit 12 units, 6 units each semester. Pass/no pass grading. Total of 108 hours lecture. Grading: Pass/No Pass Only

   #2374  8:45am-12:05pm TuTh    Lecture C153   PILGREEN L  

ESL 460 ESL READING - LEVEL 1 3 Units

Prerequisite(s): None.
Introduction to vocabulary building, word attack skills, and basic reading techniques. Recommended enrollment in ESL 420 and 456. Maximum credit in ESL 460 is 6 units, 3 units each semester. No credit if taken after ESL 432, Engl 415, 130 or 14. Cannot be taken concurrently with ESL 432, Engl 415, 130 or 14. Total of 54 hours lecture and 18 hours laboratory. Grading: Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass

   #2404  8:45am-12:05pm F       LecLab  C153   PILGREEN L  
         1.1 Hours TBA per week
       &                 TBA             C153   PILGREEN L  

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