Fall 2013 Class Schedule (ARC)



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HEED 300    Health Science    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b); CSU Area E1
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course focuses upon those elements of human behavior which influence the health status of both the individual and the community. Topics include personal fitness, nutrition, sexuality, sexually transmitted disease, drug dependence including alcohol and tobacco, as well as lifestyle disease especially cancer, cardiovascular disease and lung disease.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Aug 24-Oct 18
MW        01:30PM-04:45PM LEC J.Coldiron           ARC MAIN Arts & Sci 104  12548 
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TBA       TBA             LEC L.Ott                ARC MAIN Online          11289 Textbook
Mandatory online orientation A mandatory orientation will take place online.

Optional on-campus orientation - Monday, August 26, 6pm American River College Campus- room 312. This face-to-face orientation is optional. We will discuss success strategies for the course and review the new D2L system.
For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online

TBA       TBA             LEC L.Ott                ARC MAIN Online          11143 Textbook
Mandatory online orientation A mandatory orientation will take place online.

Optional on-campus orientation - Monday, August 26, 6pm American River College Campus- room 312. This face-to-face orientation is optional. We will discuss success strategies for the course and review the new D2L system.
For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC L.Ott                ARC MAIN Tech Ed 312     12547 Textbook
TTh       12:00PM-01:20PM LEC L.Ott                ARC MAIN Tech Ed 312     10498 Textbook


HEED 308    Environmental Health Science    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area IV
Course Transferable to UC/CSU, Green Course Green Course
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course provides a survey of society's interaction with the environment, current environmental factors, and the influence of these interactions on human health. These factors include population dynamics, poverty, hunger, the atmosphere, climate change, air pollution, the water cycle, water resources, water pollution, solid and hazardous wastes, food management, pests and pesticides, toxic substances, and environmental diseases that are associated with these factors. The focus is on sustainable solutions and the reduction of environmentally related disease in humans. Field trips may be required.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
TTh       04:00PM-05:20PM LEC N.Decker             ARC MAIN Arts & Sci 104  11948 
Textbook
Mandatory Online Orientation
For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online

TBA       TBA             LEC L.Ott                ARC MAIN Online          12683 Textbook
Mandatory online orientation A mandatory orientation will take place online.

Optional on-campus orientation - Monday, August 26, 6pm American River College Campus- room 312. This face-to-face orientation is optional. We will discuss success strategies for the course and review the new D2L system.
For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online


HEED 310    Community CPR and Adult AED    1 Unit

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.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC
Description: This course provides knowledge and skills for emergency life-saving techniques involving infants, children, and adults. Respiratory and cardiovascular distress, non-breathing, unconsciousness, choking, and cardiac arrest are addressed. The infant and child and the adult cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR)/Automatic External Defibrillator (AED) certification examinations are included.

Schedule: Other Term, Aug 27-Sep 05
TTh       12:15PM-04:30PM LEC J.English            ARC MAIN GYM STAGE       10569 
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Class meets: August 27, 29, September 3, 5, 2013.

Schedule: Other Term, Aug 30-Sep 20
F         09:00AM-01:15PM LEC J.English            ARC MAIN GYM STAGE       10568 Textbook
Class meets August 30, September 6, 13, and 20, 2013


HEED 311    CPR and Pediatric First Aid    1.5 Units

Same As: ECE 414
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.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 27 hours LEC
Description: This course covers emergency life saving and first aid techniques involving infants and children. Respiratory distress, non-breathing, unconsciousness, choking, and other pediatric emergencies are addressed. CPR for adults is another major component of this course. The California Child Care first aid certificate examination, the Adult CPR, and the Infant and Child CPR examination are included. This course fulfill Title 22 (California Department of Social Services) Health and Safety requirements for staff. This course is not open to students who have completed ECE 414.

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 24-Oct 17
TTh       12:30PM-03:40PM LEC J.English            ARC MAIN GYM STAGE       11943 
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Class meets September 24, 26, October 1, 3, 8, 10, 15 & 17, 2013.


HEED 315    First Aid    .5 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGRD 116 or ESLR 320; or placement through the assessment process.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 9 hours LEC
Description: This course provides guidelines that enable the citizen responder to give appropriate care to a victim who is injured or becomes suddenly ill. Topics include controlling bleeding, splinting, and treating seizures and heart attacks.

Schedule: Other Term, Oct 11-Oct 18
F         09:00AM-01:15PM LEC J.English            ARC MAIN GYM STAGE       13009 
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Class meets October 11 and 18, 2013.


HEED 323    Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)/Automated External Defibrillators (AED) for the Professional R    .5 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.
Enrollment Limitation: Current American Red Cross Community CPR OR American Heart Association Basic Life Support Certification
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 9 hours LEC
Description: This course meets the requirements for Red Cross certification as a professional rescuer. It includes legal considerations, disease transmission, severe bleeding, and moving the victims, as well as professional rescuer situation practice sessions.

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 27-Oct 04
F         09:00AM-01:15PM LEC J.English            ARC MAIN GYM STAGE       12493 
Textbook
Class meets September 27 and October 4, 2013.

Fall 2013 Class Schedule

Updated: December 17, 2013