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John Clarkson
John Clarkson, MA, JD

John Clarkson, MA, JD

Master of Arts  in English: Rhetoric and the Teaching of Writing (awarded with distinction)
Northern Arizona University, 2014

TESL Certificate
University of California, Santa Barbara, 2002

Master of Arts in Education
Stanford University, 1996

Master of Arts in Counseling Psychology (emphasis on Marriage and Family Counseling)
University of California, Santa Barbara 1986

Juris Doctor (awarded cum laude)
Ventura College of Law, 1979

Bachelor's Degree (Spanish/Linguistics)
Prescott College, 1972

 

 

 

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Saturday, 20 August 2011 09:53

Course Schedule

Written by John Clarkson, MA, JD

 

Fall 2014

ESL003Grammar and Comp for ESL 3

Prerequisite: ESL 002 with a grade of "C" or better or appropriate placement. Recommended Companion Courses: ESL 013 ESL 003 is a grammar class in an English-only environment designed for the intermediate ESL student. The course will emphasize grammar, writing sentences, and short paragraphs. (Nontransferable, nondegree applicable)
Code #DivisionDepartmentMeeting DaysTimeLocationStatus
10142ALLSESLTuesday
Thursday
Start Time: 7:30 AM
End Time: 10:00 AM
Building: 300
Room: 304B
Enrolled: 26
Available: 2
Class begins: 2014-08-18, Class ends: 2014-12-13

ESL004Grammar and Comp for ESL 4

Prerequisite: ESL 003 with a grade of "C" or better or appropriate placement. Recommended Companion Course: ESL 014 ESL 004 is a grammar class in an English-only environment designed for the high-intermediate ESL student. The course will emphasize grammar, writing sentences, and paragraphs. (Nontransferable, nondegree applicable)
Code #DivisionDepartmentMeeting DaysTimeLocationStatus
10150ALLSESLTuesday
Thursday
Start Time: 10:15 AM
End Time: 12:45 PM
Building: 300
Room: 304B
Enrolled: 33
Available: -5
Class begins: 2014-08-18, Class ends: 2014-12-13

ESL014Speaking & Listening for ESL 4

Prerequisites: ESL 013 with a grade of "C" or better or appropriate placement. Recommended Companion Courses: ESL 004 ESL 014 is a grammar-based speaking class in an English-only Environment for the high-intermediate ESL student. Students will further develop listening comprehension and will demonstrate greater fluency, accuracy, and confidence in oral production. (Nontransferable, nondegree applicable)
Code #DivisionDepartmentMeeting DaysTimeLocationStatus
10176ALLSESLMonday
Wednesday
Start Time: 7:30 AM
End Time: 10:00 AM
Building: 3400
Room: 3400
Enrolled: 28
Available: 0
Class begins: 2014-08-18, Class ends: 2014-12-13

ESL025ESL Reading 3

Prerequisites: ESL 024 with a grade of "C" or better or appropriate placement. This course is designed to assist advanced ESL students in further developing reading skills and reading efficiency in English. Focus will be placed on understanding text understanding text structure and overall comprehension of a variety of texts. Further development of reading skills will also be emphasized. (Nontransferable, nondegree applicable)
Code #DivisionDepartmentMeeting DaysTimeLocationStatus
10194ALLSESLFriday
Start Time: 8:15 AM
End Time: 11:25 AM
Building: 200
Room: 204
Enrolled: 31
Available: -1
Class begins: 2014-08-18, Class ends: 2014-12-13

ESL025ESL Reading 3

Prerequisites: ESL 024 with a grade of "C" or better or appropriate placement. This course is designed to assist advanced ESL students in further developing reading skills and reading efficiency in English. Focus will be placed on understanding text understanding text structure and overall comprehension of a variety of texts. Further development of reading skills will also be emphasized. (Nontransferable, nondegree applicable)
Code #DivisionDepartmentMeeting DaysTimeLocationStatus
10195ALLSESLFriday
Start Time: 12:00 PM
End Time: 3:10 PM
Building: 200
Room: 201
Enrolled: 31
Available: -1
Class begins: 2014-08-18, Class ends: 2014-12-13

ESL041Conversation 1

Recommended Preparation: ESL 001 or ESL 002. ESL 041 is a short-term intensive course designed for students to participate in a variety of authentic exchanges in academic and workplace environments. Topics include opening, maintaining, and closing a conversation, describing things, places and people. (Nontransferable, nondegree applicable)
Code #DivisionDepartmentMeeting DaysTimeLocationStatus
10201ALLSESLMonday
Wednesday
Start Time: 10:15 AM
End Time: 11:30 AM
Building: 800
Room: 810
Enrolled: 32
Class begins: 2014-08-18, Class ends: 2014-09-29

ESL051Pronunciation 1

Recommended Companion Courses: ESL 001 and ESL 011 ESL 051 is a short-term intensive pronunciation course designed for students whose main interest is to focus and improve on the articulation of English vowels and consonants, and on the development of basic English patterns of stress and intonation. (Nontransferable, nondegree applicable)
Code #DivisionDepartmentMeeting DaysTimeLocationStatus
10206ALLSESLMonday
Wednesday
Start Time: 10:15 AM
End Time: 11:30 AM
Building: 800
Room: 810
Enrolled: 28
Available: 0
Class begins: 2014-10-22, Class ends: 2014-12-10

ESL051Pronunciation 1

Recommended Companion Courses: ESL 001 and ESL 011 ESL 051 is a short-term intensive pronunciation course designed for students whose main interest is to focus and improve on the articulation of English vowels and consonants, and on the development of basic English patterns of stress and intonation. (Nontransferable, nondegree applicable)
Code #DivisionDepartmentMeeting DaysTimeLocationStatus
10207ALLSESLMonday
Wednesday
Start Time: 1:30 PM
End Time: 2:45 PM
Building: 200
Room: 213
Enrolled: 28
Available: 0
Class begins: 2014-10-22, Class ends: 2014-12-13