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ENGL 71 BASIC WRITING AND EDITING 5 Units Fee. $1. [Recommended Preparation: ESL 40 and 104, or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College ESL Assessment or English Assessment or equivalent.] Focuses on the writing of paragraphs and short essays. Emphasizes the writing process. Includes paragraph structure, sentence construction, editing for grammar, usage, and punctuation errors. Integrates reading with writing and critical thinking assignments. [ND]
ENGL 71 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
82880 ENGL 71 60 06:00PM-08:15PM M 414 Walsh,David 18 9*
    06:00PM-07:15PM W 414      
    07:25PM-08:15PM W 423      
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 8/19/2013 Ends: 12/20/2013
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80250 ENGL 71 62 06:30PM-08:45PM T 1682 Hayashi,Faye 18 7*
    06:30PM-07:45PM TH 1682      
    07:55PM-08:45PM TH 423      
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 8/19/2013 Ends: 12/20/2013
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80251 ENGL 71 63 05:00PM-07:15PM T 414 Weigle,Marnie 18 5*
    05:00PM-06:15PM TH 414      
    06:25PM-07:15PM TH 423      
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 8/19/2013 Ends: 12/20/2013
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80252 ENGL 71 64 06:30PM-08:45PM M 1682 Hayashi,Faye 18 2*
    06:30PM-07:20PM W 423      
    07:30PM-08:45PM W 1682      
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 8/19/2013 Ends: 12/20/2013
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80258 ENGL 71 86 07:00PM-09:15PM TTH 5205 Tiedemann,Lisa 18 1*
SAN YSIDRO, SAN YSIDRO - EVENING
Begins: 8/19/2013 Ends: 12/20/2013
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ENGL 114 INTRODUCTION TO COMPOSITION 4 Units Fee $1. [Prerequisite: ENGL 71 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College English Assessment or equivalent. Recommended Preparation: RDG 56 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] Prepares students for college-level composition by emphasizing a thorough step-by-step approach to writing short essays. Introduces research and documentation techniques. Includes readings as models for analysis and writing. [D; CSU]
ENGL 114 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
80113 ENGL 114 602 06:00PM-07:50PM T 418 Salkey,Tahnee 18 7*
HYBRID/MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 8/19/2013 Ends: 12/20/2013
This is a Hybrid course. On Campus meetings and online participation are required.
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80114 ENGL 114 62 05:30PM-10:00PM M 431 Motil,Glen 8 4*
    05:30PM-06:20PM W 423      
    06:30PM-10:00PM W 431      
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 8/19/2013 Ends: 10/12/2013
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80115 ENGL 114 63 06:30PM-08:20PM W 415 Motaleb,Pegah 18 4*
    06:30PM-07:20PM M 415      
    07:30PM-08:20PM M 425      
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 8/19/2013 Ends: 12/20/2013
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80116 ENGL 114 66 06:30PM-08:20PM TTH 416 Ashkiani,Ali 18 0*
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 8/19/2013 Ends: 12/20/2013
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80119 ENGL 114 686 05:00PM-06:50PM F 5208 Annicchiarico,Judith 18 11*
HYBRID/SAN YSIDRO - EVENING
Begins: 8/19/2013 Ends: 12/20/2013
This is a Hybrid course. On-campus metings and online participation are required.
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80125 ENGL 114 86 05:00PM-06:50PM TTH 5208 Dalrymple,William 18 4*
SAN YSIDRO, SAN YSIDRO - EVENING
Begins: 8/19/2013 Ends: 12/20/2013
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80126 ENGL 114 87 07:00PM-08:50PM MW 5205 Mahan,Pamela 18 5*
SAN YSIDRO, SAN YSIDRO - EVENING
Begins: 8/19/2013 Ends: 12/20/2013
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ENGL 115 READING AND COMPOSITION: EXPOSITION AND ARGUMENTATION 4 Units Fee: $1. [Prerequisite: ENGL 114 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College English Assessment or equivalent; RDG 158 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] Provides instruction and practice in reading and writing expository and argumentative essays. Emphasizes principles of organization, logical reasoning, essay development, and library and Internet research techniques. Includes drafting, revising, and editing written work. Uses reading selections for discussion, topics for writing assignments, and examples of effective writing. [D; CSU; UC]
ENGL 115 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
80151 ENGL 115 360 05:00PM-08:50PM W 4310 Salkey,Tahnee 18 8*
HIGHER ED CENTER, OTAY MESA - EVENING
Begins: 8/19/2013 Ends: 12/20/2013
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80168 ENGL 115 63 05:00PM-06:15PM MW 418 White,Siobhan 18 3*
    06:30PM-07:20PM M 423      
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 8/19/2013 Ends: 12/20/2013
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80169 ENGL 115 64 05:00PM-05:50PM TH 423 Smith,Ronald 18 12*
    06:00PM-09:05PM TH 417      
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 8/19/2013 Ends: 12/20/2013
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80170 ENGL 115 67 05:30PM-06:20PM T 422 Finn,Richard 18 6*
    06:30PM-09:20PM T 417      
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 8/19/2013 Ends: 12/20/2013
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80171 ENGL 115 68 05:00PM-09:50PM M 431 Motil,Glen 8 0*
    05:00PM-05:50PM W 422      
    06:00PM-09:50PM W 431      
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 10/21/2013 Ends: 12/12/2013
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80174 ENGL 115 686 05:30PM-06:20PM MW 5208 McGlynn,Pamela 18 1*
HYBRID/SAN YSIDRO - EVENING
Begins: 8/19/2013 Ends: 12/20/2013
This is a Hybrid course. On-campus metings and online participation are required.
*Open seats as of Friday, November 1, 2013 8:27 AM
80179 ENGL 115 86 07:00PM-08:50PM TTH 5208 Dalrymple,William 18 3*
SAN YSIDRO, SAN YSIDRO - EVENING
Begins: 8/19/2013 Ends: 12/20/2013
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ENGL 116 CRITICAL THINKING AND COMPOSITION 4 Units Fee: $1. [Prerequisite: ENGL 115 or equivalent. Recommended Preparation: ENGL 220 or equivalent.] Provides instruction and practice in drafting, revising, and editing argumentative and analytical essays, including a research essay. Emphasizes writing and reading using principles of sound critical thinking applied to various texts, including non-fiction and/or literature [D; CSU; UC]
ENGL 116 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
80201 ENGL 116 68 06:00PM-07:50PM MW 1684 Flis,Bradley 18 11*
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 8/19/2013 Ends: 12/20/2013
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80203 ENGL 116 69 06:00PM-07:50PM TTH 431 Scanlan,John Stephen 18 4*
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 8/19/2013 Ends: 12/20/2013
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80206 ENGL 116 76 06:00PM-08:10PM MW 7201B Scanlan,John Stephen 16 0*
HIGHER ED CENTER, NATIONAL CITY - EVENING
Begins: 9/3/2013 Ends: 12/20/2013
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ENGL 130 ADVANCED CREATIVE WRITING: FICTION I 3 Units [Prerequisite: ENGL 120 or equivalent.] Continues the theory and practice of writing with a concentration in prose fiction. Emphasizes basic concepts and techniques through an in-depth examination of the craft. Covers topics from pre-writing to submission for publication (Formerly ENGL 170A.) [D; CSU]
ENGL 130 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
82871 ENGL 130 60 06:00PM-08:50PM W 411B Rieder,John 18 4*
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 8/19/2013 Ends: 12/20/2013
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ENGL 131 ADVANCED CREATIVE WRITING: FICTION II 3 Units [Prerequisite: ENGL 130 or equivalent.] Continues the theory and practice of writing prose fiction at the intermediate level. Emphasizes more complex concepts and techniques through an in-depth examination of the craft. Covers topics from pre-writing to submission for publication (Formerly ENGL 170B.) [D; CSU]
ENGL 131 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
82878 ENGL 131 60 06:00PM-08:50PM W 411B Rieder,John 18 16*
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 8/19/2013 Ends: 12/20/2013
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ENGL 132 ADVANCED CREATIVE WRITING: FICTION III 3 Units [Prerequisite: ENGL 131 or equivalent.] Continues the theory and practice of writing prose fiction at the advanced level. Emphasizes advanced concepts and techniques in the creation of successful short stories through a rigorous examination of formal elements and craft. Covers prewriting, extensive rewriting, and the format for submission for publication (Formerly ENGL 170C.) [D; CSU]
ENGL 132 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
82879 ENGL 132 60 06:00PM-08:50PM W 411B Rieder,John 18 17*
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 8/19/2013 Ends: 12/20/2013
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Total Courses: 7 Total Sections: 25
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