ESL 400  - Comp. For Non-Native Speakers at Cañada College for Spring 2013 (CRN :  42548)
This course is offered online and it is recommended you complete a short self-assessment to ensure readiness before taking an online course. http://www.smccd.edu/degateway/self_assessment.php

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.



ESL 400 COMPOSITION FOR NON-NATIVE SPEAKERS (Replaced ENGL 400)

Units (Letter grade) 5; Class Hours: Minimum of 80 lecture/16 by arrangement lab 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       

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Section Information as of Wednesday, April 16th 2014 - 09:26:17 pm

Academic Scholarship and Success Learning Community Web Assisted Course

ESL 400 PZA is linked with CRN 38298: LIBR 100 PZA. When you enroll in a linked section you must enroll in the companion courses.

Web assisted courses require regular access to a computer with reliable internet connection and basic computer literacy. Web access is available in the Cañada College Learning Center.

Web assisted courses combine face-to-face classroom instruction with computer-based online learning. Web assisted courses include an online learning component which comprises less than 51% of the total instructional component of the course (including To Be Arranged hours). Students meet on campus for a portion of the class and then work independently to complete the online portion of the course.


Instructor Meeting Date Meeting Time Days Building Room Section Session
Rana,A 01/15-05/16 9:45am-12:00pm Tuesday Thursday 13 0113 PZA Lecture and/or Discussion
Rana,A 01/15-05/16 TBA 1 Hrs/Wk ONLN PZA Laboratory/Studio/Activity




Critical Dates for this Course
Last day to add class: 28-JAN-2013
Last day to drop with a refund: 28-JAN-2013
Last day to drop without a "W": 03-FEB-2013
Last day to drop with a "W": 25-APR-2013
Transferable: UC/CSU



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