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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.

1304   9:30a-12:20p MTWThF   HSS 203   Davison IV G S

   12:35p-1:25p MTWTh   DRSCHR 308   

   Arrange-2 Hours    DRSCHR 312   

1305   10:15a-1:05p MTWThF   DRSCHR 214   Griffy W J

   9:15a-10:05a MTWTh   DRSCHR 312   

   Arrange-2 Hours   DRSCHR 312   

ENGL 21A, English Fundamentals 1   3 units

   •   Prerequisite: 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.

1307   8:00a-10:05a MTWTh   BUNDY 152   Johnson D J

Above section 1307 meets at the Bundy Campus, 3171 South Bundy Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90066.

1308   8:00a-10:05a MTWTh   DRSCHR 201   Motoike K J

1309   8:00a-10:05a MTWTh   MC 3   Nason N B

1310   8:00a-10:05a MTWTh   BUS 105   Kauffman S R

1311   8:00a-10:05a MTWTh   MC 4   Cardenas T P

1312   10:15a-12:20p MTWTh   DRSCHR 210   Todd G T

1313   10:15a-12:20p MTWTh   BUNDY 152   Johnson D J

1314   12:30p-2:35p MTWTh   HSS 203   Triplett J

1316   12:30p-2:35p MTWTh   LA 115   Pritchard L A

4031   6:30p-9:40p TTh   HSS 206   Garcia Gu

Above section 4031 meets for 8 weeks, Jun 24 to Aug 14.

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.

1317   8:00a-10:05a MTWTh   BUNDY 414   Hamada M J

Above section 1317 meets at the Bundy Campus, 3171 South Bundy Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90066.

1318   8:00a-10:05a MTWTh   HSS 207   Bostick J D

1319   8:00a-10:05a MTWTh   LA 121   Tyson T L

1320   8:00a-10:05a MTWTh   DRSCHR 214   Fuchs C A

1321   8:00a-10:05a MTWTh   DRSCHR 213   Meyer E E

1323   10:15a-12:20p MTWTh DRSCHR 213 Hotsinpiller Matthew

1325   10:15a-12:20p MTWTh   DRSCHR 203   Pritchard L A

Above section 1325 makes use of computers with wordprocessing software. Keyboarding skills are recommended.

1326   12:30p-2:35p MTWTh   DRSCHR 212   Martinez-Gil C

1327   12:30p-2:35p MTWTh   DRSCHR 201   Cano D R

1329   2:45p-4:50p MTWTh   HSS 207   Bell S L

1330   Arrange-9 Hours    ONLINE-E   Vishwanadha H

Above section 1330 is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to smconline.org (schedule of classes).

1331   Arrange-9 Hours    ONLINE-E   Vishwanadha H

Above section 1331 is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to smconline.org (schedule of classes).

4032   6:30p-9:40p TTh   DRSCHR 202   Heller G R

Above section 4032 meets for 8 weeks, Jun 24 to Aug 14.

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