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College Composition (First Semester)

All college freshmen are required to take a transfer-level college composition course. We highly recommend that you take this course during your first semester at LACC. The LACC English & ESL Department offers a variety of options to fulfill this requirement. You may choose one of the following: English 101, English 101z, or E.S.L 110. Please read the options below to determine which course best suits your needs:

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College Composition (Second Semester)

Students wishing to transfer to a four-year university will also need to take either English 102 or English 103. In addition to the course information provided below, you can obtain detailed information regarding lower division courses required for transfer to a University of California (UC) or California State University (CSU) campus at ASSIST. Please meet with a counselor in the Transfer Center for information about private or out-of-state colleges and universities.

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English & ESL Department

Office Hours and Location

Mondays to Thursdays: 8:00AM - 4:00PM
Fridays to Sundays: Closed

We are located on the 3rd Floor of Jefferson Hall in room JH 301.


Jeffrey M. Nishimura, Department Chair
Email: @email
Phone: (323) 953-4000 ext. 2706

The Chair usually attends meetings in the afternoon, so please call before you come.

Jasminee Haywood-Daley, Secretary
Email: @email
Phone: (323) 953-4000 ext. 2700