American Language (AMLA)

AMLA 21S  Accent Reduction

2 Units (Not Degree Applicable)
(May be taken for option of letter grade or Pass/No Pass)
Lecture: 36   

Pronunciation for non-native speakers with emphasis on analysis of individual strengths and weaknesses. Focus on improving articulation, stress, intonation patterns, and listening.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Spring 201941149AMLA:21STR9:45am - 11:50amE. Hill Enriquez66-209

AMLA 22S  American Language Interpersonal Communication

2 Units (Not Degree Applicable)
(May be taken for option of letter grade or Pass/No Pass)
Lecture: 36   

Enhances ability of non-native speakers to communicate in personal and academic situations. Emphasis on grammatical accuracy and sophistication as well as increasing confidence in communication.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Spring 201940407AMLA:22STR9:45am - 11:50amE. Hill Enriquez66-209

AMLA 23S  American Language Formal Speaking

2 Units (Not Degree Applicable)
(May be taken for option of letter grade or Pass/No Pass)
Lecture: 36   
Advisory: Eligibility for AMLA 43W

Enhances the ability of non-native speakers to listen effectively and speak formally. Emphasis is on note taking, outlining, organizing speeches, and verbal articulation of ideas.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Spring 201941055AMLA:23STR8:30am - 9:35amE. Hill Enriquez66-209

AMLA 24  Idiomatic English

2 Units (Not Degree Applicable)
(May be taken for option of letter grade or Pass/No Pass)
Lecture: 36   
Advisory: Eligibility for AMLA 42W

Intermediate course in the study of idiomatic language, including common American idioms and proverbs, as used in everyday language situations.

AMLA 31R  American Language Basic Reading

4 Units (Not Degree Applicable)
(May be taken for option of letter grade or Pass/No Pass)
Lecture: 72   
Advisory: Eligibility for AMLA 41W

Basic reading and vocabulary for non-native speakers.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Spring 201940394AMLA:31RMW12:00pm - 2:05pm21J-2

AMLA 32R  American Language Intermediate Reading

4 Units (Not Degree Applicable)
(May be taken for option of letter grade or Pass/No Pass)
Lecture: 72   
Advisory: Eligibility for AMLA 42W

Intermediate reading and vocabulary for non-native speakers.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Spring 201940395AMLA:32RTR12:00pm - 2:05pmL. Bishop66-209

AMLA 33R  American Language Advanced Reading

4 Units (Degree Applicable)
(May be taken for option of letter grade or Pass/No Pass)
Lecture: 72   
Advisory: Eligibility for AMLA 43W

Advanced reading and vocabulary for non-native speakers.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Spring 201940396AMLA:33RTR7:30am - 9:35amE. Casian66-246
Spring 201940397AMLA:33RMW7:30am - 9:35amE. Casian66-246

AMLA 41W  American Language Basic Writing

4 Units (Not Degree Applicable)
(May be taken for option of letter grade or Pass/No Pass)
Lecture: 72   
Prerequisite: Satisfactory score on the English Placement Test or successful completion of noncredit ESL Level 4
Advisory: AMLA 31R taken previously or concurrently

Basic grammar and writing for non-native speakers.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Spring 201940398AMLA:41WMW9:45am - 11:50am21J-2
Spring 201940631AMLA:41WTR6:45pm - 8:50pmO. Habayeb66-246

AMLA 42W  American Language Intermediate Writing

4 Units (Not Degree Applicable)
(May be taken for option of letter grade or Pass/No Pass)
Lecture: 72   
Prerequisite: Satisfactory score on the English Placement Test or successful completion of AMLA 41W or noncredit ESL Level 5 or 6 or VESL
Advisory: AMLA 32R taken prior or concurrently

Intermediate grammar and writing for non-native speakers.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Spring 201940399AMLA:42WMW7:30am - 9:35amS. Bjorck66-209
Spring 201940400AMLA:42WMW9:45am - 11:50amS. Bjorck66-209
Spring 201940401AMLA:42WTR9:45am - 11:50am21I-1
Spring 201940573AMLA:42WTR12:00pm - 2:05pmM. Goncalves21C-1
Spring 201940915AMLA:42WMW6:45pm - 8:50pmD. Heinicke66-246

AMLA 43W  American Language Advanced Writing

4 Units (Not Degree Applicable)
(May be taken for option of letter grade or Pass/No Pass)
Lecture: 72   
Prerequisite: Satisfactory score on the English Placement Test or successful completion of AMLA 42W
Advisory: AMLA 33R taken prior or concurrently

Advanced grammar and writing for non-native speakers.

AMLA 90  Accelerated Developmental Writing for AMLA

5 Units (Not Degree Applicable)
(May be taken for option of letter grade or Pass/No Pass)
Lecture: 90   
Prerequisite: Successful completion of AMLA 42W or eligibility for AMLA 43W

Develops English language reading, writing, and communicating proficiency while nurturing metacognitive and critical thinking skills in a thematic context to prepare English language learners for college-level course work.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Spring 201943001AMLA:90TR8:00am - 10:35amB. Mezaki66-222
Spring 201943002AMLA:90TR10:45am - 1:20pmB. Mezaki66-222
Spring 201943003AMLA:90MW12:30pm - 3:05pmA. Pulido66-228
Spring 201943004AMLA:90TR9:45am - 12:20pmE. Casian66-246
Spring 201943005AMLA:90MW9:45am - 12:20pmE. Casian66-246
Spring 201943006AMLA:90MW12:00pm - 2:35pmB. Mezaki66-222
Spring 201943007AMLA:90TR7:00pm - 9:35pmM. Malley66-222
Spring 201943008AMLA:90MW7:00pm - 9:35pmM. Malley66-222
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