Continuing/Workforce Education - Spring 2014 Schedule
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ESL (English as a Second Language)


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ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE (ESL)  Eligible for Financial Aid                          Contact:  KIM WHITE, ASST. DEAN 214 860-2228  

Course and Section Number

Day

Date

Time

Hours

Room

Fee

Instructor

ESOZ 1000 52300
USA Citizenship

R

01/07-03/27

5:30p-8:30p

21

W212

$85

Ramos, A.

This course is designed to prepare the student for the citizenship exam by learning about the U.S. government, U.S. history, and the rights and responsibilities of being a U.S. citizen. In addition, this class will provide the opportunity to improve your English language skills while preparing for the Citizenship Exam. The last day of class will be extended an extra 30 minutes.

COMG 1003 52100
WE: GETTING STARTED
WORKPLACE
WE:  INGLES PARA EL PRINCIPIANTE

S

1/25-04/26

9:00a-1:00p

48

A722

$100

Astorga, R.

COMG 1003 52101
102WE: GETTING STARTED
WORKPLACE
WE:  INGLES PARA EL PRINCIPIANTE

TR

01/28-04/29

7:00p-9:00p

48

A752

$100

Astorga, R.

COMG 1003 52301
WE: GETTING STARTED
WORKPLACE
WE:  INGLES PARA EL PRINCIPIANTE

TR

02/04-005/06

7:00p-9:00p

48

W204

$100

Alonso, L

Designed for students whose primary language is other than English. Presentation of industry-related basic reading, writing, speaking, and listening skills. Emphasis on high-frequency vocabulary (basic sight words) and phonics; refining oral and written production and listening skills for enhanced job productivity; and increasing control of the English sound system to minimize on-the-job miscommunication or misperception due to foreign accent. This course is for students who have never studied English and who have limited skills in their first languages. Textbooks required.

Este curso se les destina a los alumnos cuyo primer idioma no sea inglés. Exposición de habilidades básicas de lectura, escritura, habla y escucha relacionadas a la industria. Habrá énfasis en: vocabulario de alta frecuencia (palabras básicas que se entenderán a la vista) y la fonética, mejorar la escritura y facultades orales. Se requieren libros.

COMG1000 52110
WE:  COMMUNICATIONS IMPROVEMENT l
WE: 1 INGLES PARA EL TRABAJO

TR

01/21-05/13

7:00p-9:00p

60

A746

$120

Vera, F.

COMG 1000 52111
WE:  COMMUNICATIONS IMPROVEMENT l
WE: 1 INGLES PARA EL TRABAJO

S

01/25-05/17

9:00a-1:00p

60

A752

$120

Gutierrez, J.

COMG 1000 52312
WE:  COMMUNICATIONS IMPROVEMENT l
WE: 1 INGLES PARA EL TRABAJO

TR

01/21-05/13

7:00p-9:00p

60

W206

$120

Alonso, L.

Provides on-the-job dynamic communicative practice for students to the use of language in a variety of relevant job-related contexts. Textbook required.

Provee práctica comunicativa dinámica necesaria para el empleo a los alumnos cuyo primer idioma no sea inglés; expone a los alumnos a los usos del idioma adentro de una variedad de entornos relacionados al trabajo. Se requieren libros.

COMG 1001 52320
WE : COMMUNICATIONS IMPROVEMENT II
LEP/ESL 2 INGLES COMO SEGUNDO IDIOMA 2

TR

01/21-05/13 

7:00p-9:00p

60

W208

$120

Vargas, R

COMG 1001 52121
WE : COMMUNICATIONS IMPROVEMENT II
LEP/ESL 2 INGLES COMO SEGUNDO IDIOMA 2

S

01/25-05/17 

9:00a-1:00p

60

A746

$120

TBA

COMG 1001 52122
WE : COMMUNICATIONS IMPROVEMENT II
LEP/ESL 2 INGLES COMO SEGUNDO IDIOMA 2

TR

01/21-05/13 

7:00p-9:00p

60

A750

$120

Gutierrez, J.

Improvement in reading vocabulary/comprehension, as well as speaking, writing, and listening skills for job success. Focus on recognition and comprehension of idioms, analogies, antonyms and synonyms, and context clues. Interpretation of factual material and inferences associated with job-related communication. Textbooks required.

Mejoramiento de vocabulario y las habilidades de comprensión en la lectura, tal como las habilidades de habla, escritura y escucha necesarias para el éxito en el empleo. Habrá enfoque en el reconocimiento y comprensión de modismos, analogías, antónimos y sinónimos, y comprensión de palabras incógnitas a base del contexto. También se incluirá la interpretación de hechos e inferencias relacionados con la comunicación en el empleo. Se requieren libros.

COMG 1004 52130
WE:   COMMUNICATIONS IMPROVEMENT III

S

01/25-05/17  

9:00a-1:00p

60

A750

$120

Farley, J

COMG 1004 52331
WE:   COMMUNICATIONS IMPROVEMENT III

TR

01/21-05/13 

7:00p-9:00p

60

W205

$120

 Upham,

Designed for students whose primary language is other than English. The primary focus will be comprehending challenging industrial and job related materials. Emphasis will be placed on vocabulary development and skills acquisition, including determining meaning from context, identifying word forms and variation in meaning, synonyms and antonyms, context clues, connotation and denotation, and fact and opinion. Textbooks required.

COMG 1005 52140
WE:  COMMUNICATIONS IMPROVEMENT IV

S

01/25-05/17   

9:00a-1:00p

60

A743

$120

Berman, M.

Designed for students whose primary language is other than English. Exploration of various reference sources and practice suggested proofreading techniques to assist with on-the-job document production

COMG 1007 52150
WE:  COMMUNICATIONS IMPROVEMENT V

S

01/25-05/17   

9:00a-1:00p

60

A840

$120

Stearns, A.

This course is designed for English as a Second Language Learners who are interested in academic English with the goal of pursuing an academic tract. This course reviews the basic elements of English and introduces more complex concepts such as modals, various verb tenses, parts of speech, and sentence structure. In addition, an introduction to writing elements such as simple paragraphs and composition are discussed and practiced. .

COMG 1006 52160
WE: COMMUNICATIONS IMPROVEMENT VI
CONVERSATION

S

01/25-04/12 

1:15p-3:55p

36

A722

$85

TBA

This class is designed for mastery of a selected vocabulary of technical /occupational terms, including appropriate pronunciation of terms demonstrated use of English language structures required by business and industry.  Textbooks required. Available for levels three and higher.

DWRZ 1000 52170
ESL and SPANISH FRESH START

M-F

01/21-05/16

FLEX

15

World Language Lab R308

$25

Lab Asst.

¿Le Faltó  Inscribirse en su Clase de Ingles?
Siga practicando sus habilidades en el Laboratorio de Lenguajes Mundiales. Por solo veinticinco dólares, usted puede inscribirse en la ventanilla de Educación Continua y tener acceso a quince horas de estudio. Se puede obtener más información en el Laboratorio de Lenguajes Mundiales. Continue to practice your language skills in the World Language Lab. For $25 dollars, you can enroll at the Continuing Education window and purchase 15 hours of study time in the World Language lab .Continue to practice your language skills in the World Language Lab.

COMG 1003 52180
COMMUNICATION SKILLS FOR CAREER READINESS

S

01/25-04/12 

 9:00a-1:00p

 48

B 265

 $150

Herndon, A.

This is designed to address essential listening, speaking, reading, writing, and computational skills required by business and industry. The student will be able to demonstrate improvement of communication skills as it relates to successful job performance. This course utilizes the KeyTrain ® System to improve Workplace Skills measured by the WorkKeys Assessment System. Must have basic computer skills. This class is available to students who have completed level 5 and higher.