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ESL 012
ESL Writing I


Credits: 1- 5
Clock Hours per Quarter: 50

AA Discipline:

Lecture Hours:40    Lab Hours:10


Description
Based on the fundamentals of English grammar, progresses from vocabulary development to sentence-level grammatical instruction within the context of a wide range of personally relevant topics. Prerequisite: Appropriate CASAS placement score.

Intended Learning Outcomes
  • Determine the purpose and audience for communication in writing
  • Follow a highly structured plan to organize ideas around a single familiar topic
  • Make simple edits of handwriting, spelling, capitalization and end punctuation based on review and feedback from others
  • Write simple sentences using BE verb, subject pronouns, and present tenses correctly
  • Identify basic parts of speech (nouns, verbs, pronouns)
  • Produce subject and verb agreement and use correct tense and form to produce a few sentences on a familiar topic

  • Course Topics
  • Writing topics are determined based upon student learning needs, prior knowledge, and areas of personal interest

  • Syllabi Listing See ALL Quarters
    Course
    Year Quarter
    Item
    Instructor  
    ESL 012
    Spring 2013
    E112
    Lynn Knapp
    ESL 012
    Winter 2013
    E112
    Lynn Knapp
    ESL 012
    Fall 2012
    E112
    Lynn Knapp
    ESL 012
    Spring 2012
    E112
    Lynn Knapp
    ESL 012
    Winter 2012
    E112
    Lynn Knapp


    Two Year Projected Schedule

    Year One* Year Two**
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini 
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini
    X
    X
    X
     
     
    X
    X
    X
     
     

    *If fall quarter starts on an odd year (2003, 2005, etc.), it's Year One.
    **
    If fall quarter starts on an even year (2002, 2004, etc.), it's Year Two.