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ESL 33A ESL READING AND WRITING - LEVEL 4 4 Units

Prerequisite(s): ESL 122, or satisfactory ESL placement assessment.
Reading and composition to prepare students for college classes. Practice in advanced sentence structure; methods of paragraph and essay development; reading of college-level material. Recommended enrollment in Engl 415. No credit if taken after ESL 33B, Engl 1A, 1B, 1C or 100. Cannot be taken concurrently with ESL 33B, 122, 422, 420, Engl 1A, 1B, 1C, 100, 400. Total of 90 hours lecture. Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor. Grading: Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass

   #0212  9:00am-   Noon MTuWThF Lecture C164   PILGREEN L  
         Short Term: 01/9/12-02/16/12
   #0139  2:00pm- 5:00pm MTuWThF Lecture C162   FRANK R     
         Short Term: 01/9/12-02/16/12

ESL 33B ESL READING AND WRITING - LEVEL 5 4 Units

Prerequisite(s): ESL 33A, or satisfactory ESL placement assessment.
Readings in college-level texts including fiction and non-fiction; methods of essay and annotated paper development. Designed to prepare students for success in English composition classes. Recommended enrollment in Engl 130. No credit if taken after Engl 1A, 1B, 1C, 100. Cannot be taken concurrently with ESL 33A, 122, 422, 420, Engl 1A, 1B, 1C, 100, 400. Total of 90 hours lecture. Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor. Grading: Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass

   #0006 10:30am- 1:30pm MTuWThF Lecture C162   MICHELSON M 
         Short Term: 01/9/12-02/16/12

ESL 110 STUDY SKILLS FOR COLLEGE SUCCESS FOR ESL STUDENTS 2 Units

Development of essential academic survival skills: study techniques, time management, textbook mastery, test-taking, and note-taking. Maximum credit 4 units, 2 units each semester. Total of 36 hours lecture. Grading: Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass

   #0169  9:00am-10:30am MTuWTh  Lecture C164   PILGREEN L  
         Short Term: 01/9/12-02/16/12

ESL 122 GRAMMAR AND WRITING - LEVEL 3 4 Units

Prerequisite(s): ESL 422, 490B, SPSV 490B or placement based on the ESL assessment process.
Development of grammar and writing skills for academic purposes. Reading of low-intermediate fiction and non-fiction; written practice in sentence patterns and compositions. Recommended concurrent enrollment in ESL 432. Maximum credit 8 units, 4 units each semester. No credit if taken after ESL 33A, 33B, Engl 1A, 1B, 1C, or 100. Cannot enroll concurrently in ESL 33A, 33B, 420, 422, Engl 1A, 1B, 1C, 100 or 400. Total of 90 hours lecture. Grading: Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass

   #0348 10:30am- 1:30pm MTuWThF Lecture C158   BOJARCZAK A 
         Short Term: 01/9/12-02/16/12

ESL 146 PRONUNCIATION OF AMERICAN ENGLISH - LEVEL 2 3 Units

Prerequisite(s): None.
Recommended Preparation: Completion of ESL 246 (Level 1) or its equivalent, current enrollment in ESL 106 or eligibility for ESL 33A.
Further development of pronunciation skills through practice of American consonant blends and advanced stress and intonation patterns. Use of phonetic alphabet reduced forms and advanced features of vowel and consonant sounds. Maximum credit 6 units, 3 units each semester. Total of 54 hours lecture. Grading: Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass

   #0166 10:30am-12:45pm MTuWTh  Lecture C164   PILGREEN L  
         Short Term: 01/9/12-02/16/12

ESL 422 GRAMMAR AND WRITING - LEVEL 2 4 Units

Prerequisite(s): ESL 420 or satisfactory ESL placement assessment.
Development of reading and writing skills for academic purposes. Readings in short essays and fiction; written practice in sentence patterns, paragraphs. Recommended enrollment in ESL 432. Maximum credit 8 units, 4 units each semester. No credit if taken after ESL 33A, 33B, 122, Engl 1A, 1B, 1C, or 100. Cannot enroll concurrently in ESL 33A, 33B, 122, 420, Engl 1A, 1B, 1C, 100, or 400. Total of 90 hours lecture. Grading: Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass

   #0108 10:30am- 1:30pm MTuWThF Lecture R218   POTTER C M  
         Short Term: 01/9/12-02/16/12

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