Fall 2010 Class Schedule (ARC)



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POLS 301    Introduction to Government: United States    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 102 or 103, and ENGRD 116 with a grade of "C" or better; OR ESLR 320 and ESLW 320 with a grade of "C" or better; OR placement through assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(a); CSU Area D8; CSU Area F2; CSU Area F3; IGETC Area 4H
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course analyzes the U.S. government's historic origins, philosophical and theoretical justification, constitutional structures and how these institutions work. It examines and describes the procedural aspects of the political system including holding elections, campaigning, voting, lobbying, legislating, executing and adjudicating law. It provides an analysis of contemporary problems and issues. It also describes California state and local governments' constitutional base, structures and functions, political process, problems and issues.

Schedule: Five Week - Third, Nov 04-Dec 14
TTh       05:30PM-10:05PM LEC D.DeAlba             ARC MAIN Raef 161        13282 
Textbook

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Aug 21-Oct 15
MW        06:00PM-09:10PM LEC K.Moen               Natomas Inderkum A205    11498 Textbook
NOTE: The use of web-based tools (i.e. Internet, D2L, etc.) is required in this class.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Oct 16-Dec 10
MW        05:30PM-08:40PM LEC G.Yount              ARC MAIN D 107           14274 Textbook
NOTE: The use of web-based tools (i.e. Internet, D2L, etc.) is required in this class.

MW        12:00PM-03:10PM LEC C.Villavicencio      Off Campus Ethan 252     15862 Textbook
NOTE: The use of web-based tools (i.e. Internet, D2L, etc.) is required in this class.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 21-Dec 16
MW        07:30AM-08:50AM LEC C.Unmack             ARC MAIN D 116           10342 Textbook
NOTE: The use of web-based tools (i.e. Internet, DL2, etc) is required in this section.

TTh       07:30AM-08:50AM LEC T.Tabares            ARC MAIN D 116           10344 Textbook
NOTE: The use of web-based tools (i.e. Internet, DL2, etc) is required in this section.

MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC A.Jeydel             ARC MAIN D 107           10346 Textbook
NOTE: The use of web-based tools (i.e. Internet, DL2, etc) is required in this section.

TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC A.Jeydel             ARC MAIN Raef 161        11496 Textbook
NOTE: The use of web-based tools (i.e. Internet, DL2, etc) is required in this section.

TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC K.Collihan           ARC MAIN D 107           10354 Textbook
NOTE: The use of web-based tools (i.e. Internet, DL2, etc) is required in this section.

TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC T.Tabares            ARC MAIN D 116           16084 Textbook
NOTE: The use of web-based tools (i.e. Internet, DL2, etc) is required in this section.

MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC K.Collihan           ARC MAIN D 107           14954 Textbook
NOTE: The use of web-based tools (i.e. Internet, DL2, etc) is required in this section.

TTh       12:00PM-01:20PM LEC G.Yount              ARC MAIN D 116           16516 Textbook
NOTE: The use of web-based tools (i.e. Internet, DL2, etc) is required in this section.

MW        12:00PM-01:20PM LEC A.Jeydel             ARC MAIN D 116           10348 Textbook
NOTE: The use of web-based tools (i.e. Internet, DL2, etc) is required in this section.

MW        01:30PM-02:50PM LEC A.Jeydel             ARC MAIN D 116           14270 Textbook
NOTE: The use of web-based tools (i.e. Internet, DL2, etc) is required in this section.

TTh       01:30PM-02:50PM LEC K.Collihan           ARC MAIN D 107           10350 Textbook
NOTE: The use of web-based tools (i.e. Internet, DL2, etc) is required in this section.

MW        03:00PM-04:20PM LEC P.Davies             ARC MAIN D 116           10352 Textbook
NOTE: The use of web-based tools (i.e. Internet, DL2, etc) is required in this section.

Th        06:00PM-09:05PM LEC J.Vitaich            Off Campus Ethan 250     14506 Textbook
NOTE: The use of web-based tools (i.e. Internet, D2L, etc.) is required in this class.

TTh       04:30PM-05:50PM LEC K.Moen               Natomas Inderkum A101    14774 Textbook
NOTE: The use of web-based tools (i.e. Internet, DL2, etc) is required in this section.

MW        08:00AM-09:20AM LEC R.Britton            Natomas Rm N101          14692 Textbook
NOTE: The use of web-based tools (i.e. Internet, DL2, etc) is required in this section.

MW        05:30PM-06:50PM LEC P.Davies             ARC MAIN D 116           10356 Textbook
NOTE: The use of web-based tools (i.e. Internet, DL2, etc) is required in this section.

F         05:30PM-08:35PM LEC J.Vitaich            ARC MAIN D 107           14272 Textbook
NOTE: The use of web-based tools (i.e. Internet, DL2, etc) is required in this section.

TTh       05:30PM-06:50PM LEC T.Sukkary            ARC MAIN D 116           10358 Textbook
NOTE: The use of web-based tools (i.e. Internet, DL2, etc) is required in this section.

TTh       07:00PM-08:20PM LEC T.Sukkary            ARC MAIN D 116           10360 Textbook
NOTE: The use of web-based tools (i.e. Internet, DL2, etc) is required in this section.

TBA       TBA             LEC K.Collihan           ARC MAIN Online          14956 Textbook
Online Orientation:    Monday, August 23    12:01AM-11:59PM
This class meets entirely online. For more information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online

TBA       TBA             LEC T.Tabares            ARC MAIN Online          15554 Textbook
Online Orientation:    Monday, August 23    12:01AM-11:59PM
This class meets entirely online. For more information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online

TBA       TBA             LEC C.Unmack             ARC MAIN Online          16304 Textbook
Online Orientation:    Monday, August 23    12:01AM-11:59PM
This class meets entirely online. For more information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online

TBA       TBA             LEC C.Unmack             ARC MAIN Online          17018 Textbook
Online Orientation:    Monday, August 23    12:01AM-11:59PM
This class meets entirely online. For more information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online


POLS 302    Introduction to Government: Foreign    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 102 or 103, and ENGRD 116 with a grade of "C" or better; OR ESLR 320 and ESLW 320 with a grade of "C" or better; OR placement through assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); CSU Area D8; IGETC Area 4H
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course comparatively examines the political systems of selected Western European, Eastern European, Asian, Middle Eastern, African, and Latin American countries. Emphasis is on the formation of political institutions, political culture, citizen and interest participation, political parties, and bureaucratic public policy roles.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 21-Dec 16
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC T.Tabares            ARC MAIN D 116           14958 
Textbook
NOTE: The use of web-based tools (i.e. Internet, DL2, etc) is required in this section.


POLS 304    Introduction to Government: California    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 102 or 103, and ENGRD 116 with a grade of "C" or better; OR ESLR 320 and ESLW 320 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: CSU Area D8; CSU Area F3
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course covers the essential organization, institutions and processes of California state and local government. It fulfills the California State University requirement for state and local government, but not the requirement for the U.S. Constitution.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 21-Dec 16
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC C.Unmack             ARC MAIN D 116           30241 
Textbook
NOTE: The use of web-based tools (i.e. Internet, D2L, etc.) is required in this class.


POLS 310    Introduction to International Relations    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 102 or 103, and ENGRD 116 with a grade of "C" or better; OR ESLR 320 and ESLW 320 with a grade of "C" or better; OR placement through assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); CSU Area D8; IGETC Area 4H
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is a survey of the international political system. The focus will be on global issues as they relate to the nation-state system, the role of non-state actors, Global North and Global South relations, globalization, the proliferation of weapons of mass destruction, armed conflict and its causes, regional and hemispheric relations, and international political economy.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 21-Dec 16
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC K.Collihan           ARC MAIN D 107           10362 
Textbook
NOTE: The use of web-based tools (i.e. Internet, DL2, etc) is required in this section.


POLS 330    Constitutional Rights    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 102 or 103, and ENGRD 116 with a grade of "C" or better; OR ESLR 320 and ESLW 320 with a grade of "C" or better; OR placement through assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); CSU Area D8
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is a survey of American constitutional rights and civil liberties. Emphasis is placed on analysis of U.S. Supreme Court decisions and related materials dealing with issues arising under the Bill of Rights and the 14th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 21-Dec 16
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC C.Unmack             ARC MAIN D 116           30242 
Textbook
NOTE: The use of web-based tools (i.e. Internet, D2L, etc.) is required in this class.


POLS 332    Law and Society    3 Units

Same As: BUS 345
Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 102 or 103, and ENGRD 116 with a grade of "C" or better; OR ESLR 320 and ESLW 320 with a grade of "C" or better; OR placement through assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); CSU Area D8; IGETC Area 4H
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is an introduction to the Anglo-American Common Law System with emphasis upon the nature and purpose of law. The evolution of legal concepts as a reflection of the social environment, and the basic organization and functioning of the American judicial system will be presented from a theoretical rather than a practical view point through analysis of selected cases and reading materials. This course is not open to students who have completed BUS 345.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Oct 16-Dec 10
TTh       06:00PM-09:10PM LEC A.Gillingham         Natomas Inderkum A204    30514 
Textbook

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 21-Dec 16
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC R.Gonzalez           ARC MAIN Lib 002         30243 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC R.Gonzalez           ARC MAIN Online          30244 Textbook
Mandatory Orientation:    Friday, August 20    06:00PM-08:00PM Room 157
For more information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online

Fall 2010 Class Schedule

Updated: November 19, 2010