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English as a Second Language


english as a second language

This program offers a series of courses that will introduce or improve upon a student’s English skills from listening, speaking and writing to be used in everyday life situations.

Course and Certificate Information

  • Certificate of Competency: ESL/Beginning Level Students who receive this certificate have demonstrated mastery of the Model Standards for Adult Education Programs Beginning Low and Beginning High levels of English skills in reading, writing, speaking and listening.

    Certificate Student Learning Outcome: Students will be able to communicate in English through reading, writing, speaking, and listening at the Beginning High level.

    • NC.ESL 1A BEGINNING LOW A - Develops basic English skills at the Beginning Low level through listening, speaking, reading and writing, grammar, pronunciation, vocabulary and everyday life situations.
    • NC.ESL 1B BEGINNING LOW B - Recommended Preparation: NC.ESL-1A Continues and expands the development of basic English skills at the Beginning Low level through listening, speaking, reading and writing, grammar, pronunciation, vocabulary, and every-day life situations. 
    • NC.ESL 2A BEGINNING HIGH A - Recommended Preparation: NC.ESL-1B Develops English skills at the Beginning High level through listening, speaking, reading and writing, grammar, pronunciation, vocabulary and everyday life situations. 
    • NC.ESL 2B BEGINNING HIGH B - Recommended Preparation: NC.ESL-2A Continues and expands the development of English skills at the Beginning High level through listening, speaking, reading and writing, including grammar, pronunciation, vocabulary and everyday life situations
  • Certificate of Competency: ESL/ Intermediate Level Students who receive this certificate have demonstrated mastery of the Model Standards for Adult Education Programs Intermediate Low and Intermediate High levels of English skills in reading, writing, speaking and listening.

    Certificate Student Learning Outcome: Students will be able to demonstrate proficiency in English through reading, writing, speaking and listening in English at the Intermediate High level.

    • NC.ESL 3A INTERMEDIATE LOW A - Develops English skills at the Intermediate Low level through listening, speaking, reading and writing grammar, pronunciation, vocabulary and everyday life situations.
    • NC.ESL 3B INTERMEDIATE LOW B - Continues and expands English skills at the Intermediate Low level through listening, speaking, reading and writing including grammar, pronunciation, vocabulary and everyday life situations. 
    • NC.ESL 4A INTERMEDIATE HIGH A - Develops English skills at the Intermediate High level through listening, speaking, reading and writing, including grammar, pronunciation, vocabulary and everyday life situations.
    • NC.ESL 4B INTERMEDIATE HIGH B - Continues and expands English skills at the Intermediate High level through listening, speaking, reading and writing, including grammar, pronunciation, vocabulary, and common situations. 
  • Certificate of Competency: English as a Second Language (ESL) for College Preparation I The Noncredit English as a Second Language (NC.ESL) program is a general ESL program that gives students the foundations in general English but college requires an academic English so for those students interested in moving to credit ESL and credit courses, mastery of key academic English skills is essential to their success. This certificate program allows NC.ESL students to focus their English skills for a college environment.

    Certificate Student Learning Outcome: Students will be able to communicate in English at the intermediate level in common college situations.

    • NC.ESL 060 COLLEGE READING, WRITING, AND GRAMMAR I - Recommended Preparation: NC.ESL-4A & 4B  Develops reading, writing, and grammar skills designed to progress non-native speakers of English toward college-level work.
    • NC.ESL 061 COLLEGE LISTENING AND SPEAKING I - Recommended Preparation: NC.ESL-4A & 4B  Provides practice speaking in informal college situations. Focuses on listening, speaking, and pronunciation through extensive practice in common college situations.
  • Certificate of Competency: English as a Second Language (ESL) for College Preparation II Certificate Student Learning Outcome: Students will be able to communicate in English at the high-intermediate level in formal and informal college situations.

    • NC.ESL 070 COLLEGE READING, WRITING, AND GRAMMAR II - Recommended Preparation: NC.ESL-060  Continues development of reading, writing, and grammar skills in preparation for college-level work.
    • NC.ESL 071 COLLEGE LISTENING AND SPEAKING II - Recommended Preparation: NC.ESL-061  Expands the practice of oral communication in both formal and informal college situations. Develops listening strategies
  • Course Information

    NC.VESL 001 COMMUNICATION FOR EMPLOYMENT - Recommended Preparation: NC.ESL-2B  Introduces non-native speakers to basic written and verbal communication skills, as well as cultural knowledge necessary for employment in the United States. Focuses on traditional and web-based employment opportunity resources, completing job applications, writing simple resumes, and answering questions at job interviews. 

Schedule  


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    618367 NC.ESL-1A ZOOM/CANVAS   M,T,TH 6:00PM-9:00PM 2/7/22-3/31/22 ZAPATA,L
    61858 NC.ESL-1A

    INPERSON/ VALENCIA CAMPUS

    UCEN-315 M,T,TH 9:00AM-12:00PM 2/7/22-3/31/22 PANCZENKO,A
    61860 NC.ESL-1A INPERSON/ VALENCIA CAMPUS HSLH-204 M,T,TH 6:00PM-9:00PM 2/7/22-3/31/22 SCHILLING,T
    61839 NC.ESL-1B ZOOM/CANVAS   M,T,TH 6:00PM-9:00PM 4/11/22-6/2/22 ZAPATA,L
    61859 NC.ESL-1B INPERSON/ VALENCIA CAMPUS UCEN-315 M,T,TH 9:00AM-12:00PM 4/11/22-6/2/22 PANCZENKO,A
    61861 NC.ESL-1B INPERSON/ VALENCIA CAMPUS HSLH-204 M,T,TH 6:00PM-9:00PM 4/11/22-6/2/22 SCHILLING,T
                   

     

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    61853 NC.ESL-3A ZOOM/CANVAS   M,T,TH 6:00-9:00 PM 2/7/2022 - 3/31/2022 Wright, Y
    61865 NC.ESL-3A INPERSON/ VALENCIA CAMPUS UCEN 211 M,T,TH 9:00 AM-12:00 PM 2/7/2022 - 3/31/2022 He, Y 
    61867 NC.ESL-3A INPERSON/ Mc Grath Elementary School MCGR MCGR M,T,TH 6:00-9:00 PM  2/7/2022 - 3/31/2022 Baghoomian, Z 
    61866 NC.ESL-3B INPERSON/ VALENCIA CAMPUS UCEN 211 M,T,TH 9:00 AM-12:00 PM 4/11/2022 - 6/2/2022 He, Y 
    61868 NC.ESL-3B INPERSON/ Mc Grath Elementary School MCGR MCGR M,T,TH 6:00-9:00 PM  4/11/2022 - 6/2/2022 Baghoomian, Z
    61869 NC.ESL-3B INPERSON/ Wiley Canyon Elementary School WCEL CONF M,T,W,TH 8:30-11:00 AM 2/7/2022 - 3/31/2022 Cordero, M
    61879 NC.ESL-3B ZOOM/CANVAS   M,T,TH 6:00-9:00 PM 4/11/2022 - 6/2/2022 Wright, Y 
    61890 NC.ESL-3B ZOOM/CANVAS   M,T,TH 6:00-9:00 PM 2/7/2022 - 3/31/2022 Martinsson, C 
    61870 NC.ESL-4A INPERSON/ Newhall Elementary School NHE NHE M,T,TH 6:00-9:00 PM  2/7/2022 - 3/31/2022 Fedun, J 
    61872 NC.ESL-4A INPERSON/ VALENCIA CAMPUS UCEN 310 M,T,TH 9:00 AM-12:00 PM  2/7/2022 - 3/31/2022 Edmond, J
    61882 NC.ESL-4A ZOOM/CANVAS   M,T,TH 6:00-9:00 PM 4/11/2022 - 6/2/2022  Martinsson, C
    61884 NC.ESL-4A ZOOM/CANVAS   M,T,TH 6:00-9:00 PM 2/7/2022 - 3/31/2022 Fisher, Y 
    61902 NC.ESL-4A INPERSON/ Wiley Canyon Elementary School WCEL CON M,T,W,TH 8:30-11:00 AM 4/11/2022 - 6/2/2022 Cordero, M
    61823 NC.ESL-4B ZOOM/CANVAS   M,T,TH 6:00-9:00 PM 2/7/2022 - 3/31/2022 Cordero, M
    61871 NC.ESL-4B INPERSON/ Newhall Elementary School NHE NHE M,T,TH 6:00-9:00 PM 4/11/2022 - 6/2/2022 Fedun, J 
    61873 NC.ESL-4B INPERSON/ VALENCIA CAMPUS UCEN 310 M,T,TH 9:00 AM-12:00 PM  4/11/2022 - 6/2/2022 Edmond, J
    61896 NC.ESL-4B ZOOM/CANVAS   M,T,TH 6:00-9:00 PM 4/11/2022 - 6/2/2022 Fisher, Y 

     

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    58901 

    NC.ESL-061 

    College Listening/ Speaking

    Zoom/Canvas  M, W  9:00AM - 12:00PM  1/3/22 to 2/5/22   Glapa-Grossklag, A 
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    58902 

    NC.ESL-071

    College Listening/ Speaking 

    Zoom/Canvas   T, Th  9:00AM - 12:00PM    1/3/22 to 2/5/22   MacLean, H 

     

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    61856

    NC.ESL-060

    College Read/Writ/Grammar I

    UCEN 318

    IN PERSON/ VALENCIA CAMPUS M, T, Th  9:00AM - 12:00PM   2/7/2022 - 3/31/2022 Simpson, K
    61913

    NC.ESL-060

    College Read/Writ/Grammar I

     

    CANVAS/ZOOM M, T, TH 6:00-9:00 PM 2/7/2022 - 3/31/2022 Khoury, M
    61857

    NC.ESL-061

    College Listening/Speaking I

    UCEN 318

    IN PERSON/ VALENCIA CAMPUS M, T, TH 9:00AM - 12:00PM   4/11/2022 - 6/2/2022 Simpson, K
    61914

    NC.ESL-061

    College Listening/Speaking I

     

    CANVAS/ZOOM M, T, TH 6:00-9:00 PM 4/11/2022 - 6/2/2022 Khoury, M

     

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    65036

    NC.ESL-070

    College Read/Writ/Grammar Ii

     

    CANVAS/ZOOM M, T, Th  6:00-9:00 PM 2/7/2022 - 3/31/2022 TBA
    61916

    NC.ESL-071

    College Listening/Speaking Ii

     

    CANVAS/ZOOM M, T, TH 9:00AM - 12:00PM   4/11/2022 - 6/2/2022 Patnaik, N
    65037

    NC.ESL-071

    College Listening/Speaking Ii

     

    CANVAS/ZOOM M, T, TH 6:00-9:00 PM 4/11/2022 - 6/2/2022  

     

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