ESL 400  - Comp. for Non-Native Speakers at Cañada College for Fall 2017 (CRN :  90831)

El estudiante que deseé inscribirse en el programa de Inglés como Segundo Idioma, debe tener un conocimiento básico del Inglés equivalente a por lo menos un año de estudio en un programa de Inglés como: Educación Básica para adultos, instituto de idiomas, o estudios previos de la lengua Inglesa en el país de origen. Para más información pueden dirigirse a la oficina Inglés como Segundo Idioma, localizada en el edificio 3, oficina 205, o pueden llamar al 306-3412.

Students who wish to enroll in the ESL program should have a knowledge of basic English equivalent to at least one year of study in programs such as Adult Basic Education and language schools, or previous English language instruction in their native country. For more information, students should contact the English as a Second Language Office, Building 3, Room 205, or call 306-3412.


Units (Letter grade) 5; Class Hours: 80-90 lecture hours/semester; Prerequisite(s): ESL 844 or 924, or appropriate skill level as indicated by placement test score and other measures as needed.

Description: In this course, students learn to plan, organize, compose, and revise expository essays based on the analysis of complex pieces of writing, both fiction and nonfiction. In addition, students review and follow the conventions of standard written English including punctuation, mechanics, grammar and sentence structure. Successful completion of ESL 400 qualifies students for entrance into ENGL 100. Transfer: CSU, UC.

Cañada College MAP                          Department: English Second Language                          Number of Units: 5       

Textbook: View textbook in Bookstore

Corequisite(s): ESL 400 PZ1 is linked with CRN 93125: LIBR 100 PZ1. When you enroll in a linked section you must enroll in the companion course(s).

Section Information as of Sunday, October 22nd 2017 - 11:01:25 pm

Academic Scholarship and Success Learning Community Course

The goal of the Academic Scholarship and Success Learning Community is to assist second language learners in earning the Preparation for Academic Scholarship and Success (PASS) Certificate.

COREQUISITE(S): ESL 400 PZ1 is linked with CRN 93125: LIBR 100 PZ1. When you enroll in a linked section you must enroll in the companion course(s).

Honors Credit Through Contract

This section of ESL 400 PZ1 is available for Honors credit through a contract. If interested please contact Professor Sidman-Taveau at Email:

Special Section Fees:

Fee Description Type Amount
Mat'ls Fee Canada ESL Flat Fee $1

Instructor Email:

Instructor Meeting Date Meeting Time Days Building Room Section Session
Sidman-Taveau,R 08/17-12/07 9:45am-12:00pm Tuesday Thursday 13 0011 PZ1 Lecture and/or Discussion

Critical Dates for this Course
Last day to add class: 29-AUG-2017
Last day to drop with a refund: 29-AUG-2017
Last day to drop without a "W": 04-SEP-2017
Last day to drop with a "W": 15-NOV-2017

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