English as a Second Language Non-Credit (AENG)

AENG 1  Citizenship Preparation Level 1  (0.0 Units)  

This course is for very limited English speakers wishing to prepare for the citizenship test. The course will focus on improving English language skills necessary for a successful interview.

Lab Hours: 54.00

Transfer: Not transferable

AENG 2  Citizenship Preparation Level 2  (0.0 Units)  

This course is for immigrants eligible for naturalization. Topics include U.S. History and civics. Class will prepare students for the naturalization interview.

Recommended Preparation: AENG 10.1;

Lab Hours: 54.00

Transfer: Not transferable

AENG 10.1  Low Beginning Listening and Speaking Review  (0.0 Units)  

Designed for non native speakers with no or very limited English. It is intended to develop a basic understanding of English. Students will begin to respond to direct questions, statements, high-frequency commands and courtesies; begin to participate in conversations with peers on familiar topics with supported context.

Lab Hours: 108.00

Transfer: Not transferable

AENG 10.1C  Low Beginning ESL Computer Skills  (0.0 Units)  

This class is for ESL students with very little English skills who would like to learn the basics of computers. The class will reinforce English skills using the computer as a tool to learn English. Students will learn basic computer literacy, keyboarding and internet skills for success in school and personal use.

Lab Hours: 54.00

Transfer: Not transferable

AENG 10.2  ESL/Low Begin Read/Write  (0.0 Units)  

This class is for people who do not read or write any English. It will focus on basic reading and writing skills. Students will learn to read and fill out everyday forms, such as a basic job application. They will learn basic vocabulary, spelling rules, and basic grammar.

Lab Hours: 108.00

Transfer: Not transferable

AENG 10.3  High Beginning Listening and Speaking  (0.0 Units)  

It is for non-native speakers of English who wish to develop listening and speaking skills. The course will focus on learning new vocabulary and sentences patterns in everyday speaking and listening situations.

Lab Hours: 108.00

Transfer: Not transferable

AENG 10.4  High Beginning Reading and Writing  (0.0 Units)  

This class is designed for high beginning non-native English speakers who read and write at a very limited beginning level. They will be introduced to reading comprehension skills, vocabulary, spelling rules, and basic grammar.

Lab Hours: 108.00

Transfer: Not transferable

AENG 10.5  Esl Level 3 Low Intermediate Listening And Speaking  (0.0 Units)  

This course is for non-native English speakers wishing to continue to develop English skills. It is for people who already speak and understand English fairly well. In this course students will learn more grammar and vocabulary useful in a variety of everyday speaking and listening situations. Students will also be introduced to non-verbal communication, as well as certain idiomatic expressions. There will be a strong emphasis on simulation and role play.

Recommended Preparation: Take AENG 10.3 or AENG 10.4

Lab Hours: 108.00

Transfer: Not transferable

AENG 10.6  Low Intermediate Reading & Writing  (0.0 Units)  

This class is for non native speakers of English who are entering level three ESL. This class will focus on developing reading and writing skills. It is for people who already read and write English fairly well. Students will continue to develop their reading and writing in English. They will continue to learn grammar and spelling rules and will write loosely organized paragraphs.

Lab Hours: 108.00

Transfer: Not transferable

AENG 10.7  ESL Level 4 Listening and Speaking  (0.0 Units)  

Recommended Preparation: AENG 10.5 or any level three course. This class is the continuation of a level three speaking and listening course. It is for nonnative English speakers who already speak and understand enough English to describe everyday situations, problems, and needs. In this class students will learn more advanced vocabulary, idiomatic expressions, sentence structure, and grammar needed in a variety of specific everyday speaking and listening situations. There will be continued emphasis on simulation and role play.

Lab Hours: 108.00

Transfer: Not transferable

AENG 10.8A  High Intermediate Level 4 Reading and Writing  (0.0 Units)  

This course is a level four high intermediate reading and writing course for ESL students who want to continue to develop higher-level reading and writing skills. Students work on further developing reading skills and reading comprehension such as scanning, using context clues and improving vocabulary. Students further develop writing skills such as writing short summaries and composition.

Recommended Preparation: AENG 10.6

Lab Hours: 108.00

Transfer: Not transferable

AENG 10.9  ESL lvl 5 Bridge College & Job Success  (0.0 Units)  

This course is designed for non-native speakers of English who wish to improve English skills for career readiness, vocational training or for students interested in transitioning to college courses. Students will practice writing, grammar, listening, and speaking as it plays naturally in the workplace or in an academic setting. Students will be learning skills, such as interviewing skills, resume writing, and speaking confidently at work or in an academic setting.

Recommended Preparation: AENG 10.7

Lab Hours: 54.00

Transfer: Not transferable