Krista L. Valenzuela

Residential Faculty - ESL/English Faculty

English

Office: 1 - Room: EO-6

480-461-7210

720-727-1750 (mobile)

Office Hours

MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM12:00 PM - 1:00 PM4:00 PM - 5:00 PM12:00 PM - 1:00 PM 

Online

 

Online

  
 By appointment By appointment 

Classes Taught

Fall Flex Start 2022

ENG107 First-Year Composition for ESL 3 Credits
Equivalent of ENG101 for students of English as a Second Language (ESL). Emphasis on rhetoric and composition with a focus on expository writing and understanding writing as a process. Establishing effective college-level writing strategies through four or more writing projects comprising at least 3,000 words in total.
Prerequisites: Appropriate writing placement test score, or a grade of C or better in ENG091 or ESL097 or WAC101, or a grade of B or better in ALT100, or (a grade of C in ALT100 AND Corequisites: ENG101LL or ENG107LL OR WAC101 OR ENG100A+).
General Education Designations: First-Year Composition [FYC] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
28678
Dobson Campus
In Person
Lecture
09/06/2022 - 12/16/2022
TuTh
9:00 AM - 10:15 AM

Closed

Notes: Class 28678 Concurrent enrollment required in ENG107LL 30611 and ENG107 28678. Students who place into ENG107 should not register for ENG107+ENG107LL pairs. Check with an advisor if you are unsure.

ENG107LL First-Year Composition Lab for ESL 1 Credits
Equivalent of ENG101LL for students of English as a Second Language (ESL). Supplemental instruction for composition courses. Focus on developing effective writing processes to address a range of rhetorical situations.
Prerequisites: WritePlacer score of 0, 1, 2, 3 or 4. Corequisites: ENG107.
It is highly encouraged that you attend the FREE MCC Reading/Writing Boot Camp that occurs prior to the beginning of the semester. Participants may be able to place into a higher-level course; participants will be better prepared for success. Visit https://www.mesacc.edu/students/foundations-student-success/boot-camps for more information and to register.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
30611
Dobson Campus
In Person
Lab
09/06/2022 - 12/16/2022
TuTh
10:30 AM - 11:45 AM

Closed

Notes: Class 30611 Concurrent enrollment required in ENG107LL 30611 and ENG107 28678. Students who place into ENG107 should not register for ENG107+ENG107LL pairs. Check with an advisor if you are unsure.

ESL010 English as a Second Language I: Grammar 3 Credits
First level of English as a Second Language (ESL). Emphasis on basic conversational skills, pronunciation, vocabulary building and grammar. Some reading and sentence level writing.
Prerequisites: Appropriate ESL placement test score.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
31015
Live Online
Live Online
Lecture
09/07/2022 - 12/16/2022
MoWe
5:45 PM - 7:00 PM

Class Started

Notes: Live Online classes have sessions that meet online on specific days and times. Attendance in these sessions will be at the discretion of the instructor, and additional work will be required on the student’s own time. Access to a computer or mobile device with Internet connection is required. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 31015 Students may contact instructor at: krista.valenzuela@mesacc.edu

ESL020 English as a Second Language II: Grammar 3 Credits
Second level of English as a Second Language (ESL). Continued emphasis on conversational skills, pronunciation, vocabulary building and grammar with some reading and sentence level writing.
Prerequisites: Appropriate ESL placement test score or a grade of P or C or better in ESL010.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
28706
Live Online
Live Online
Lecture
09/07/2022 - 12/16/2022
MoWe
5:45 PM - 7:00 PM

Class Started

Notes: Live Online classes have sessions that meet online on specific days and times. Attendance in these sessions will be at the discretion of the instructor, and additional work will be required on the student’s own time. Access to a computer or mobile device with Internet connection is required. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 28706 Students may contact instructor at: krista.valenzuela@mesacc.edu

ESL031 English as a Second Language III: Listening and Speaking 3 Credits
Emphasis on listening and speaking skills related primarily to the academic environment. Asking questions, working in small groups, using college resources, informal oral presentation.
Prerequisites: Appropriate ESL placement test score, or ESL020, or ESL021, or ESL022, or ESL/RDG026.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
36698
Live Online
Live Online
Lecture
09/07/2022 - 12/16/2022
MoWe
7:10 PM - 8:25 PM

Class Started

Notes: This is an Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

ESL032 ESL III-Writing With Oral Practice 3 Credits
Emphasis on complex sentence patterns in writing and speech. Introduction to the prewriting and writing process in a college setting. May be repeated for a maximum of six (6) credits.
Prerequisites: Appropriate ESL course placement score, or a grade of C or better in ESL022, or permission of instructor.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
36704
Live Online
Live Online
Lecture
09/06/2022 - 12/16/2022
TuTh
7:10 PM - 8:25 PM

Class Started

Notes: Live Online classes have sessions that meet online on specific days and times. Attendance in these sessions will be at the discretion of the instructor, and additional work will be required on the student’s own time. Access to a computer or mobile device with Internet connection is required. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 36704 Students may contact instructor at: krista.valenzuela@mesacc.edu

ESL051 Pronunciation Improvement for ESL Speakers 3 Credits
Individualized pronunciation practice and drills for English as a second language (ESL) speakers.
Prerequisites: Appropriate ESL course placement score, or a grade of C or better in (ESL020, or ESL021, or ESL022, or ESL/RDG026), or permission of Instructor.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
36530
Live Online
Live Online
Lecture
09/06/2022 - 12/16/2022
TuTh
5:45 PM - 7:00 PM

Class Started

Notes: Live Online classes have sessions that meet online on specific days and times. Attendance in these sessions will be at the discretion of the instructor, and additional work will be required on the student’s own time. Access to a computer or mobile device with Internet connection is required. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 36530 Students may contact instructor at: krista.valenzuela@mesacc.edu

Spring Flex Start 2023

ENG107 First-Year Composition for ESL 3 Credits
Equivalent of ENG101 for students of English as a Second Language (ESL). Emphasis on rhetoric and composition with a focus on expository writing and understanding writing as a process. Establishing effective college-level writing strategies through four or more writing projects comprising at least 3,000 words in total.
Prerequisites: Appropriate writing placement test score, or a grade of C or better in ENG091 or ESL097 or WAC101, or a grade of B or better in ALT100, or (a grade of C in ALT100 AND Corequisites: ENG101LL or ENG107LL OR WAC101 OR ENG100A+).
General Education Designations: First-Year Composition [FYC] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
31003
Dobson Campus
In Person
Lecture
01/30/2023 - 05/12/2023
MoWe
10:30 AM - 11:45 AM

Open

14 of 18
Seats Available

Notes: Class 31003 This class requires an additional 5 hours to be arranged.

34489
Live Online
Live Online
Lecture
01/30/2023 - 05/12/2023
MoWe
5:45 PM - 7:00 PM

Open

16 of 18
Seats Available

Notes: Live Online classes have sessions that meet online on specific days and times. Attendance in these sessions will be at the discretion of the instructor, and additional work will be required on the student’s own time. Access to a computer or mobile device with Internet connection is required. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

CLS# Students may contact instructor at krista.valenzuela@mesacc.edu

ESL010 English as a Second Language I: Grammar 3 Credits
First level of English as a Second Language (ESL). Emphasis on basic conversational skills, pronunciation, vocabulary building and grammar. Some reading and sentence level writing.
Prerequisites: Appropriate ESL placement test score.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
29844
Live Online
Live Online
Lecture
01/30/2023 - 05/12/2023
MoWe
7:10 PM - 8:25 PM

Open

19 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: Live Online classes have sessions that meet online on specific days and times. Attendance in these sessions will be at the discretion of the instructor, and additional work will be required on the student’s own time. Access to a computer or mobile device with Internet connection is required. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 29844 Students may contact instructor at: krista.valenzuela@mesacc.edu

ESL020 English as a Second Language II: Grammar 3 Credits
Second level of English as a Second Language (ESL). Continued emphasis on conversational skills, pronunciation, vocabulary building and grammar with some reading and sentence level writing.
Prerequisites: Appropriate ESL placement test score or a grade of P or C or better in ESL010.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
28688
Live Online
Live Online
Lecture
01/30/2023 - 05/12/2023
MoWe
7:10 PM - 8:25 PM

Open

17 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: Live Online classes have sessions that meet online on specific days and times. Attendance in these sessions will be at the discretion of the instructor, and additional work will be required on the student’s own time. Access to a computer or mobile device with Internet connection is required. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 28688 Students may contact instructor at: krista.valenzuela@mesacc.edu

ESL031 English as a Second Language III: Listening and Speaking 3 Credits
Emphasis on listening and speaking skills related primarily to the academic environment. Asking questions, working in small groups, using college resources, informal oral presentation.
Prerequisites: Appropriate ESL placement test score, or ESL020, or ESL021, or ESL022, or ESL/RDG026.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
31007
Live Online
Live Online
Lecture
01/31/2023 - 05/12/2023
TuTh
7:10 PM - 8:25 PM

Open

19 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: Live Online classes have sessions that meet online on specific days and times. Attendance in these sessions will be at the discretion of the instructor, and additional work will be required on the student’s own time. Access to a computer or mobile device with Internet connection is required. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 31007 Students may contact instructor at: krista.valenzuela@mesacc.edu

ESL041 English as a Second Language IV: Listening and Speaking 3 Credits
Emphasis on academic skills. Listening to lectures, note-taking, peer interaction, accessing and using media resources, formal oral presentations.
Prerequisites: Appropriate ESL placement test score, or ESL030, or ESL031, or ESL032, or ESL/RDG036.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
28705
Live Online
Live Online
Lecture
01/31/2023 - 05/12/2023
TuTh
7:10 PM - 8:25 PM

Open

18 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: Live Online classes have sessions that meet online on specific days and times. Attendance in these sessions will be at the discretion of the instructor, and additional work will be required on the student’s own time. Access to a computer or mobile device with Internet connection is required. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 28705 Students may contact instructor at: krista.valenzuela@mesacc.edu

ESL051 Pronunciation Improvement for ESL Speakers 3 Credits
Individualized pronunciation practice and drills for English as a second language (ESL) speakers.
Prerequisites: Appropriate ESL course placement score, or a grade of C or better in (ESL020, or ESL021, or ESL022, or ESL/RDG026), or permission of Instructor.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
34487
Live Online
Live Online
Lecture
01/31/2023 - 05/12/2023
TuTh
5:45 PM - 7:00 PM

Open

16 of 16
Seats Available

Notes: Live Online classes have sessions that meet online on specific days and times. Attendance in these sessions will be at the discretion of the instructor, and additional work will be required on the student’s own time. Access to a computer or mobile device with Internet connection is required. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 34487 Students may contact instructor at krista.valenzuela@mesacc.edu

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