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English Fundamentals – Group B

Courses below open to students in English Assessment Groups A and B. Make appointment for assessment when applying in Admissions.

Some of the courses listed in this section are accompanied by Supplemental Instruction. Supplemental Instruction (SI) is an academic assistance program that utilizes free peer-assisted weekly study sessions to help students learn the most difficult course content. For more information, please see the SI website at www.smc.edu/si .

ENGL 20, Reading and Writing 2    5 units

   •   Prerequisite: English 85 OR English 81A and 83A.

This course is designed to help students improve intermediate reading and writing skills necessary for college success. Students will increase their reading comprehension and vocabulary; they will build their understanding of patterns of organization used in academic writing, as well as their inferential reading techniques. Through the integrated study of reading and writing, students will develop an efficient writing process appropriate to audience and purpose. The course requires classroom work, weekly reading /writing lab work, and homework. In English 20, students will also review grammar and usage and develop skill in writing in-class, timed essays.

1963   8:00a-10:25a MW   HSS 203   Beardsley J D

   10:35a-11:25a MW   DRSCHR 313   

1964   8:00a-10:25a MW   DRSCHR 215   Markarian E A

   10:35a-11:25a MW   DRSCHR 215   

1965   8:00a-10:25a MW   LA 200   Sandoval A

   8:00a-9:40a F   DRSCHR 312   

1966   8:00a-10:25a TTh   DRSCHR 215   Markarian E A

   10:35a-11:25a TTh   DRSCHR 313   

Above section 1966 is part of the Black Collegians and Latino Center Adelante programs. See Special Programs section of schedule for program information.

1967   8:30a-10:55a MW   MC 5   Paik-Schoenberg J

   11:35a-12:25p MW   DRSCHR 308   

Above section 1967 is accompanied by weekly Supplemental Instruction sessions which provide academic assistance to enrolled students. Please see the SI sessions schedule at www.smc.edu/si for days, times, and locations.

1968   8:30a-10:55a TTh   DRSCHR 221   Beardsley J D

   12:45p-1:35p TTh   MC 72   

1969   8:30a-10:55a TTh   HSS 206   Todd G T

   11:05a-11:55a TTh   DRSCHR 308   

1970   9:30a-11:55a MW   HSS 207   Todd G T

   12:05p-12:55p MW   DRSCHR 312   

1971   11:00a-12:30p TThF   HSS 206   Schnitzler A P

   10:00a-10:50a TTh   DRSCHR 308   

Theme: Science and Technology

1973   11:15a-1:40p MW   HSS 203   Beardsley J D

   1:50p-2:40p MW   DRSCHR 308   

1974   11:15a-1:40p MW   LA 136   Hotsinpiller Matthew

   10:05a-10:55a MW   DRSCHR 312   

1975   12:15p-2:40p MW   DRSCHR 214   Colton P M

   2:50p-3:40p MW   DRSCHR 312   

1976   12:45p-3:10p MW   BUS 201   Davison IV G S

   3:20p-4:10p MW   DRSCHR 313

1977   12:45p-3:10p TTh   DRSCHR 215   Todd G T

   3:20p-4:10p TTh   DRSCHR 313

Above section 1977 is accompanied by weekly Supplemental Instruction sessions which provide academic assistance to enrolled students. SI sessions will be held two times per week for one hour each during the semester to promote student success. Please see the SI sessions schedule at www.smc.edu/si for days, times, and locations.

1978   12:45p-3:10p TTh   LA 136   Pritchard L A

   11:45a-12:35p TTh   DRSCHR 312   

1979   12:45p-3:10p TTh   MC 13   Miller N A

   11:45a-12:35p TTh   MC 72   

1980   1:15p-3:35p MW   BUS 252   Weatherford K C

   3:45p-4:35p MW   DRSCHR 312   

1982   2:15p-4:40p MW   DRSCHR 215   Pritchard L A

   4:50p-5:40p MW   DRSCHR 308   

1983   2:15p-4:40p TTh   BUS 251   Hotsinpiller Matthew

   4:50p-5:40p TTh   DRSCHR 312   

4165   6:45p-9:10p MW   DRSCHR 215   Pritchard L A

   5:45p-6:35p MW   DRSCHR 312   

ENGL 21A, English Fundamentals 1   3 units

   •   Prerequisite: English 84W and 84R or Group B on the Placement Test.

This course is the first semester of a two-semester course, English 21A/B. It consists of instruction in composition and the comprehension and analysis of readings, focusing on rhetorical strategies appropriate to audience and purposes in academic disciplines and the workplace. It also consists of a review of English grammar and usage.

1984   6:30a-7:50a TTh   LA 217   Habel L W

1985   8:00a-9:20a MW   MC 4   Heller G R

1986   8:00a-9:20a MW   DRSCHR 214   Cardenas T P

1987   8:00a-9:20a MW   HSS 207   Garcia M S

Theme: Science and Technology

1989   8:00a-9:20a TTh   LA 239   Truby D

1990   8:00a-9:20a TTh   DRSCHR 202   Campbell L A

Theme: Ecology and the Environment. In this section we will study the way that nature is regarded and written about. We will read, write, and think about current local, regional, and global environmental issues. This section is accompanied by weekly Supplemental Instruction sessions which provide academic assistance to enrolled students.

1991   8:00a-9:20a TTh   LA 217   Habel L W

1992   8:00a-11:05a TTh   DRSCHR 211   Blackwell N

Above section 1992 meets for 8 weeks, Feb 18 to Apr 10. This section is recommended for but not limited to students in the Black Collegians program.

1993   8:00a-11:05a F   DRSCHR 201   Dempsey A L

1994   9:30a-10:50a MW   DRSCHR 214   Cardenas T P

Above section 1994 is part of the Latino Center Adelante Program. See Special Programs section of schedule for program information.

1995   9:30a-10:50a MW   MC 4   Heller G R

1996   9:30a-10:50a TTh   BUNDY 154   Possemato F

Above section 1996 meets at the Bundy Campus, 3171 South Bundy Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90066.

1997   9:30a-10:50a TTh   BUNDY 228   Tyson T L

Above section 1997 meets at the Bundy Campus, 3171 South Bundy Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90066.

1998   9:30a-10:50a TTh   DRSCHR 202   Campbell L A

Above section 1998 is accompanied by weekly Supplemental Instruction sessions which provide academic assistance to enrolled students. Please see the SI sessions schedule at www.smc.edu/si for days, times, and locations.

1999   9:30a-10:50a TTh   LA 217   Habel L W

2000   11:15a-12:35p MW   BUNDY 212   Padilla E

Above section 2000 meets at the Bundy Campus, 3171 South Bundy Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90066.

2001   11:15a-12:35p MW   BUS 207   Fonseca M L

2002   11:15a-12:35p MW   MC 3   Wright N E

2003   11:15a-12:35p MW   DRSCHR 210   Landau D M E

2005   11:15a-12:35p TTh   BUNDY 151   Dempsey A L

Above section 2005 meets at the Bundy Campus, 3171 South Bundy Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90066. Above section 2005 is scheduled through Student Activity Hour. Students choosing to participate in student activities should enroll in another section.

2006   11:15a-12:35p TTh   DRSCHR 211   Hartman M

Above section 2006 is scheduled through the Student Activity hour. Students choosing to participate in student activities should enroll in another section.

2007   11:15a-2:20p MW   BUNDY 216   Dixon M J

Above section 2007 meets for 8 weeks, Feb 19 to Apr 09, at the Bundy Campus, 3171 South Bundy Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90066.

2008   11:30a-2:35p F   DRSCHR 210   Lemon W R

2009   12:45p-2:05p MW   LA 217   Cardenas T P

2010   12:45p-2:05p TTh   BUNDY 151   Dempsey A L

Above section 2010 meets at the Bundy Campus, 3171 South Bundy Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90066.

2011   12:45p-2:05p TTh   DRSCHR 213   Schnitzler A P

2012   12:45p-2:05p TTh   MC 4   Duran A

2013   2:15p-3:35p MW   LA 239   Carlander D P

2014   2:15p-3:35p TTh   DRSCHR 221   Landau D M E

2016   3:45p-5:05p MW   DRSCHR 202   Bell S L

2017   3:45p-5:05p TTh   DRSCHR 211   Meyer E E

Evening Classes

4166   5:15p-6:35p MW   DRSCHR 202   Woodruff S K

4167   5:15p-6:35p TTh   DRSCHR 211   Meyer E E

4168   6:45p-9:50p M   HSS 203   Garcia Gu

4169   6:45p-9:50p W   HSS 203   Bell S L

ENGL 21B, English Fundamentals 2   3 units

   •   Prerequisite: English 21A or ESL 21A or English 20.

This course is the second semester of a two-semester course, English 21AB. It continues the study of composition, the fundamentals of English grammar and usage, and analysis of readings. Students will explore research techniques, as they write essays with multiple sources.

English 21B and 22: maximum of 3 units applied toward the SMC AA degree.

2018   8:00a-9:20a MW   DRSCHR 212   Fuchs C A

2019   8:00a-9:20a MW   BUNDY 154   Yudell J

Above section 2019 meets at the Bundy Campus, 3171 South Bundy Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90066.

2020   8:00a-9:20a TTh   MC 16   Kauffman S R

2021   8:00a-9:20a TTh   BUNDY 152   Cohen S S

Above section 2021 meets at the Bundy Campus, 3171 South Bundy Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90066. Theme: Monsters and Fear

2022   8:00a-9:20a TTh   BUNDY 154   Possemato F

Above section 2022 meets at the Bundy Campus, 3171 South Bundy Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90066.

2023   8:00a-9:20a TTh   MC 3   Sandstrom J L

2024   8:00a-11:05a TTh   DRSCHR 211   Blackwell N

Above section 2024 meets for 8 weeks, Apr 22 to Jun 12. Above section is part of the Black Collegians Program. See Special Programs section of schedule for program information. Above section 2024 is accompanied by weekly Supplemental Instruction sessions which provide academic assistance to enrolled students. Please see the SI sessions schedule at www.smc.edu/si for days, times, and locations.

2025   8:00a-11:05a F   HSS 252   Rosales C M

NEW 3339   8:00a-11:05a F   HSS 256   Griffy W J

2026   9:30a-10:50a MW   BUNDY 154   Lemon W R

Above section 2026 meets at the Bundy Campus, 3171 South Bundy Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90066.

2027   9:30a-10:50a MW   DRSCHR 212   Fuchs C A

2028   9:30a-10:50a TTh   DRSCHR 203   Misaghi A M

Above section 2028 is part of the Latino Center Adelante Program. See Special Programs section of schedule for program information. Above section 2028 is accompanied by weekly Supplemental Instruction sessions which provide academic assistance to enrolled students. Please see the SI sessions schedule at www.smc.edu/si for days, times, and locations.

2029   9:30a-10:50a TTh   BUNDY 414   Hamada M J

Above section 2029 meets at the Bundy Campus, 3171 South Bundy Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90066.

2030   9:30a-10:50a TTh   BUNDY 155   Cohen S S

Above section 2030 meets at the Bundy Campus, 3171 South Bundy Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90066. Theme: Monsters and Fear

2031   9:30a-12:35p F   HSS 155   Hamada M J

2032   11:15a-12:35p MW   DRSCHR 213   Cano D R

Above section 2032 is part of the Latino Center Adelante Program. See Special Programs section of schedule for program information.

2033   11:15a-12:35p MW   LA 239   Sandoval A

2034   11:15a-12:35p MW   MC 4   Heller G R

2035   11:15a-12:35p TTh   DRSCHR 210   Kauffman S R

Above section 2035 is scheduled through the Student Activity hour. Students choosing to participate in student activities should enroll in another section.

NEW 3317   11:15a-12:35p TTh   DRSCHR 201   Yudell J

Above section 3317 is scheduled through the Student Activity hour. Students choosing to participate in student activities should enroll in another section.

2036   11:15a-2:20p MW   BUNDY 216   Dixon M J

Above section 2036 meets for 8 weeks, Apr 21 to Jun 11, at the Bundy Campus, 3171 South Bundy Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90066.

NEW 3362   11:15a-2:20p MW   BUNDY 416   Staff

Above section 3362 meets for 8 weeks, Apr 21 to Jun 11, at the Bundy Campus, 3171 South Bundy Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90066.

2037   12:45p-2:05p MW   MC 4   Fuchs C A

2038   12:45p-2:05p MW   BUS 106   Matthews M N

2039   12:45p-2:05p MW   BUNDY 414   Nelson Launa A

Above section 2039 meets at the Bundy Campus, 3171 South Bundy Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90066.

2040   12:45p-2:05p MW   DRSCHR 212   Doucet W J

2041   12:45p-2:05p TTh   DRSCHR 210   Cano D R

2042   12:45p-2:05p TTh   DRSCHR 203   Misaghi A M

Theme: Food. This section will explore food and its relationship to the environment.

2043   12:45p-2:05p TTh   BUNDY 228   Young R U

Above section 2043 meets at the Bundy Campus, 3171 South Bundy Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90066.

2044   2:15p-3:35p MW   MC 4   Turner K E

2045   2:15p-3:35p MW   BUS 106   Matthews M N

2046   2:15p-3:35p MW   DRSCHR 212   Doucet W J

2047   2:15p-3:35p MW   HSS 206   Cano D R

2048   2:15p-3:35p TTh   BUS 252   Constantin G N

NEW 3320   2:15p-3:35p TTh   MC 4   Duran A

2049   3:45p-5:05p MW   DRSCHR 212   Lozada C H

2050   3:45p-5:05p TTh   DRSCHR 215   Rosales C M

2051   Arrange-3 Hours    ONLINE-E   Vishwanadha H

Above section 2051 meets for 13 weeks, Mar 10 to Jun 06, and is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to smconline.org (schedule of classes).

Evening Classes

4171   5:15p-6:35p MW   DRSCHR 212   Lozada C H

4172   5:15p-6:35p TTh   DRSCHR 215   Rosales C M

4173   6:45p-9:50p T   DRSCHR 210   Phillips L K

4174   6:45p-9:50p Th   DRSCHR 210   Surendranath L C

ENGL 22, Writing Laboratory    3 units

   •   Prerequisite: English 21A or English 20.

This course provides extensive practice in composition, from pre-writing activities through rough drafts to final drafts, from single paragraphs to themes of several pages. Review of the fundamentals is assigned where needed.

English 21B and 22: maximum of 3 units applied toward the SMC AA degree.

2052   11:15a-12:45p MWF   MC 5   Roberts P S

ENGL 23, Intermediate Reading and Vocabulary    3 units

   •   Prerequisite: Group B on the Placement Test.

This course is an intermediate course designed to improve the reading skills necessary for college success and is strongly recommended for all students who score at the B level on the English Assessment Test. It concentrates on techniques of comprehension, such as finding the main idea, recognizing details and patterns of organization, as well as inference and critical reading skills. It also focuses on vocabulary development, study reading techniques and reading rate and flexibility.

2053   9:30a-10:50a TTh   MC 16   Sandstrom J L

   Arrange-2 Hours    DRSCHR 312   

2055   12:45p-2:05p TTh   LA 115   Hartman M

   Arrange-2 Hours    DRSCHR 312   

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