Adult High School English (HSEN)

High School Courses

HSEN 001 Reading and Composition 1 (10 Units)

Same as: HSEN NC001

Hours: 144 (144 lecture)

This literature-based course will teach students how to compose sentences and well-developed paragraphs by using the same writing tools as the renowned authors of the stories in the text. The introduction of literature will assist students in developing reading and critical thinking skills and serve as a model of good writing. The course includes a review of language mechanics and grammar. It utilizes processes known to enhance writing success, including self-editing and teacher conferencing. Evaluation takes the form of writing assessment by the instructor and tests based on material presented. Course restricted to 98 repetitions

Transfer Information: AHS - English

HSEN 001A Reading and Composition 1A (5 Units)

Same as: HSEN NC01A

Hours: 72 (72 lecture)

This literature-based course will teach students how to compose sentences and well-developed paragraphs by using the same writing tools as the renowned authors of the stories in the text. The introduction of literature will assist students in developing reading and critical thinking skills and serve as a model of good writing. The course includes a review of language mechanics and grammar. It utilizes processes known to enhance writing success, stressing self-editing and regular teacher conferencing. Evaluation takes the form of writing portfolio assessment by the instructor and reviews based on material presented. Course restricted to 98 repetitions

Transfer Information: AHS - English

HSEN 001B Reading and Composition 1B (5 Units)

Same as: HSEN NC01B

Hours: 72 (72 lecture)

This literature-based course will teach students how to compose sentences and well-developed paragraphs. The introduction of literature will assist students in developing reading and critical thinking skills and serve as a model of good writing. The course includes a review of language mechanics and grammar. It utilizes processes known to enhance writing success, stressing self-editing and regular teacher conferencing. Evaluation takes the form of writing portfolio assessment by the instructor and reviews based on material presented. Course restricted to 98 repetitions

Transfer Information: AHS - English

HSEN 002 Reading and Composition 2 (10 Units)

Same as: HSEN NC002

Hours: 144 (144 lecture)

This literature based course will teach students how to compose sentences and well-developed paragraphs by using the same writing tools as the renowned authors of the stories in the text. The introduction of literature will assist students in developing reading and critical thinking skills and serve as a model of good writing. The course includes a review of language mechanics and grammar. It utilizes processes known to enhance writing success, including self-editing and teacher conferencing. Evaluation takes the form of writing assessment by the instructor and tests based on material presented. Course restricted to 98 repetitions

Transfer Information: AHS - English

HSEN 002A Reading and Composition 2A (5 Units)

Same as: HSEN NC02A

Hours: 72 (72 lecture)

This literature-based course will teach students how to incorporate sentences and well-developed paragraphs into 3-paragraph essays by using the same writing tools as the renowned authors of the stories in the text. The introduction of literature will assist students in developing reading and critical thinking skills and serve as a model to inspire student writing. The course includes a review of language mechanics and grammar. It utilizes processes known to enhance writing success, stressing self-editing and regular teacher conferencing. Evaluation takes the form of writing portfolio assessment by the instructor and unit reviews based on material presented. Course restricted to 98 repetitions

Transfer Information: AHS - English

HSEN 002B Reading and Composition 2B (5 Units)

Same as: HSEN NC02B

Hours: 72 (72 lecture)

This literature-based course will develop students' ability to incorporate sentences and well-developed paragraphs into 3-paragraph essays demonstrating critical thought and basic literary analysis. The introduction of literature will assist students in developing reading and critical thinking skills and serve as a model of good writing. The course utilizes processes known to enhance writing success, stressing self-editing and regular teacher conferencing. Evaluation takes the form of writing portfolio assessment by the instructor and reviews based on material presented. Course restricted to 98 repetitions

Transfer Information: AHS - English

HSEN 003 Reading and Composition 3 (10 Units)

Same as: HSEN NC003

Hours: 144 (144 lecture)

This literature-based course will teach students how to compose sentences and well-developed paragraphs by using the same writing tools as the renowned authors of the stories in the text. The introduction of literature will assist students in developing reading and critical thinking skills and serve as a model of good writing. The course includes a review of language mechanics and grammar. It utilizes processes known to enhance writing success, including self-editing and teacher conferencing. Evaluation takes the form of writing assessment by the instructor and tests based on material presented. Course restricted to 98 repetitions

Transfer Information: AHS - English

HSEN 003A Reading and Composition 3A (5 Units)

Same as: HSEN NC03A

Hours: 72 (72 lecture)

This literature-based course will teach students how to compose sentences and well-developed paragraphs by using the same writing tools as the renowned authors of the stories in the text. The introduction of literature will assist students in developing reading and critical thinking skills and serve as a model of good writing. The course includes a review of language mechanics and grammar. It utilizes processes known to enhance writing success, including self-editing and teacher conferencing. Evaluation takes the form of writing assessment by the instructor and tests based on material presented. Course restricted to 98 repetitions

Transfer Information: AHS - English

HSEN 003B Reading and Composition 3B (5 Units)

Same as: HSEN NC03B

Hours: 72 (72 lecture)

This literature-based course will teach students how to compose sentences and well-developed paragraphs by using the same writing tools as the renowned authors of the stories in the text. The introduction of literature will assist students in developing reading and critical thinking skills and serve as a model of good writing. The course includes a review of language mechanics and grammar. It utilizes processes known to enhance writing success, including self-editing and teacher conferencing. Evaluation takes the form of writing assessment by the instructor and tests based on material presented. Course restricted to 98 repetitions

Transfer Information: AHS - English

HSEN NC001 Reading and Composition 1 (1-10 Units)

Same as: HSEN 001

Hours: 200 (200 lecture)

Adult High School English course providing instruction in analytical reading skills and in writing well-developed sentences and paragraphs. The course includes vocabulary development as well as a review of language mechanics, spelling and grammar. Students read and analyze literary works and create a writing portfolio utilizing a variety of writing formats. Course restricted to 98 repetitions

Transfer Information: AHS - English

HSEN NC002 Reading and Composition 2 (1-10 Units)

Same as: HSEN 002

Hours: 200 (200 lecture)

Adult High School English course in developing and refining analytical reading and writing skills. Students analyze literature, learn to write well-developed three-paragraph essays, improve vocabulary, and review language mechanics, spelling and grammar skills. Students also develop a writing portfolio comprising a variety of essay types, such as analytical and persuasive. Course restricted to 98 repetitions

Transfer Information: AHS - English

HSEN NC003 Reading and Composition 3 (1-10 Units)

Same as: HSEN 003

Hours: 200 (200 lecture)

This Adult High School English course helps students further develop analytical reading and writing skills. Students analyze literature, write well-developed five-paragraph essays, increase vocabulary, and refine language mechanics, spelling and grammar skills. Students will also develop a writing portfolio comprising a variety of essay types, including comparative, analytical and persuasive. Course restricted to 98 repetitions

Transfer Information: AHS - English

HSEN NC005 Academic Writing (1-5 Units)

Hours: 100 (100 lecture)

This Adult High School English course offers students a study of critical thinking and composition, combined with instruction in literature. Students read both fiction and nonfiction texts with an emphasis on performing close readings, understanding literary techniques, and evaluating claims. This course includes instruction in research and evaluating and documenting sources. Course restricted to 98 repetitions

Transfer Information: AHS - English

HSEN NC01A Reading and Composition 1A (1-5 Units)

Same as: HSEN 001A

Hours: 100 (100 lecture)

Adult High School English course providing instruction in analytical reading skills and writing well-developed sentences and paragraphs. The course includes vocabulary development as well as a review of language mechanics, spelling and grammar. Students read and analyze literary works and create a writing portfolio utilizing a variety of writing formats. Course restricted to 98 repetitions

Transfer Information: AHS - English

HSEN NC01B Reading and Composition 1B (1-5 Units)

Same as: HSEN 001B

Hours: 100 (100 lecture)

Adult High School English course providing instruction in analytical reading skills and writing well-developed sentences and paragraphs. Students learn to recognize and apply literary techniques, read and analyze excerpts from literature as well as a level-appropriate novel, and create a writing portfolio utilizing a variety of writing formats. Course restricted to 98 repetitions

Transfer Information: AHS - English

HSEN NC02A Reading and Composition 2A (1-5 Units)

Same as: HSEN 002A

Hours: 100 (100 lecture)

Adult High School English course to develop and refine analytical reading and writing skills. Students analyze literary excerpts, learn to write well-developed three-paragraph essays, improve vocabulary, and review language mechanics, spelling and grammar. Students also develop a writing portfolio comprising a variety of essay types, such as analytical and persuasive. Course restricted to 98 repetitions

Transfer Information: AHS - English

HSEN NC02B Reading and Composition 2B (1-5 Units)

Same as: HSEN 002B

Hours: 100 (100 lecture)

Adult High School English course in developing and refining analytical reading and writing skills. Students analyze a novel, write well-developed three-paragraph essays, improve vocabulary, and review language mechanics, spelling and grammar skills. Students also develop a writing portfolio comprising a variety of essay types, such as analytical and persuasive. Course restricted to 98 repetitions

Transfer Information: AHS - English

HSEN NC03A Reading and Composition 3A (1-5 Units)

Same as: HSEN 003A

Hours: 100 (100 lecture)

This Adult High School English course helps students further develop analytical reading and writing skills. Students analyze literature, write well-developed five-paragraph essays, increase vocabulary, and refine language mechanics, spelling and grammar skills. Students will also develop a writing portfolio comprising a variety of essay types, including comparative analytical, and persuasive. Course restricted to 98 repetitions

Transfer Information: AHS - English

HSEN NC03B Reading and Composition 3B (1-5 Units)

Same as: HSEN 003B

Hours: 100 (100 lecture)

This Adult High School English course helps students further develop analytical reading and writing skills. Students analyze literature, write well-developed five-paragraph essays, increase vocabulary, and refine language mechanics, spelling and grammar skills. Students read novels and develop a writing portfolio comprising a variety of essay types. Course restricted to 98 repetitions

Transfer Information: AHS - English