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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.
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.
1151 8:00a-11:30a MTWTh DRSCHR 215 Griffy W
11:45a-1:00p MTWTh DRSCHR 308
1152 8:30a-12:00p MTWTh LA 121 Davison IV G S
12:15p-1:30p MTWTh DRSCHR 312
1153 10:15a-1:45p MTWTh LA 115 O’Hara D M
2:00p-3:15p MTWTh DRSCHR 308
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.
1154 8:00a-10:05a MTWTh LA 115 Fuchs C A
1155 8:00a-10:05a MTWTh BUNDY 414 Hamada M J
Above section 1155 meets at the Bundy Campus, 3171 South Bundy Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90066.
1156 8:00a-10:05a MTWTh LA 217 Garcia M S
1157 10:15a-12:20p MTWTh DRSCHR 214 Landau D M E
1158 10:15a-12:20p MTWTh BUNDY 212 Padilla E
Above section 1158 meets at the Bundy Campus, 3171 South Bundy Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90066.
1159 10:15a-12:20p MTWTh HSS 152 Paik-Schoenberg J
1160 12:30p-2:35p MTWTh DRSCHR 214 Landau D M E
1161 12:30p-2:35p MTWTh LA 121 Tyson T L
1162 12:30p-2:35p MTWTh HSS 152 Duran A
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.
1163 8:00a-10:05a MTWTh LA 200 Motoike K J
1164 8:00a-10:05a MTWTh LA 136 Triplett J
1165 8:00a-10:05a MTWTh LA 239 Cardenas T P
1166 8:00a-10:05a MTWTh DRSCHR 212 Kauffman S R
1167 8:00a-10:05a MTWTh HSS 156 Dixon M J
1168 10:15a-12:20p MTWTh LA 200 Kauffman S R
1169 10:15a-12:20p MTWTh DRSCHR 203 Lozada C H
Above section 1169 makes use of computers with wordprocessing software. Keyboarding skills are recommended.
1170 10:15a-12:20p MTWTh BUNDY 154 Johnson D J
Above section 1170 meets at the Bundy Campus, 3171 South Bundy Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90066.
1171 12:30p-2:35p MTWTh HSS 203 Cano D R
1172 12:30p-2:35p MTWTh BUS 105 Griffy W J
1173 12:30p-2:35p MTWTh HSS 207 Dempsey A L
1367 12:30p-2:35p MTWTh BUNDY 212 Bostick J D
Above section 1367 meets at the Bundy Campus, 3171 South Bundy Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90066.
Distance Education Classes
Distance Education classes are taught via the internet. There are no class meetings on campus.
1174 Arrange-9 Hours ONLINE-E Vishwanadha H
Above section 1174 is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to smconline.org (schedule of classes).
1175 Arrange-9 Hours ONLINE-E Vishwanadha H
Above section 1175 is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to smconline.org (schedule of classes).
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.
1176 12:30p-2:35p MTWTh DRSCHR 215 Shapiro E P
Arrange-6 Hours DRSCHR 312
|IMPORTANT! Many SMC classes require the use of a computer with Internet access to reach class resources and/or to complete assignments and/or take exams. To locate a computer lab on campus go to www.smc.edu/acadcomp and click on the “Labs” link.|