Fall 2015 Class Schedule (ARC)



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HUM 300    Classical Humanities    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: Eligible for ENGRD 310 or 312, AND ENGWR 300; OR ESLR 340 or ESLW 340.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C2; IGETC Area 3B
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is a survey of Western culture that focuses on the human values expressed through painting, sculpture, architecture, music, literature, and philosophy. Emphasis is on the civilizations of Greece, Rome, and the Middle Ages. Field trips may be required.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Oct 15-Dec 11
TTh       01:30PM-04:20PM LEC A.Kingsnorth         ARC MAIN DaviesHall 216  18702 
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Schedule: Full Term, Aug 22-Dec 17
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC W.Lester             ARC MAIN DaviesHall 221  19242 Textbook
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC K.Atwater            ARC MAIN DaviesHall 201  19243 Textbook
TTh       01:30PM-02:50PM LEC W.Lester             ARC MAIN DaviesHall 201  19245 Textbook
MW        03:00PM-04:20PM LEC L.Smith              ARC MAIN DaviesHall 214  19244 Textbook
TTh       06:00PM-07:20PM LEC R.Morgan             Off Campus Natomas/Ik C207 11492 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Harlan             ARC MAIN Online          12282 Textbook
Online classThis course meets entirely online. For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online

TBA       TBA             LEC K.Spencer            ARC MAIN Online          20346 Textbook


HUM 301    Introduction to the Humanities    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 102, ENGWR 103, or ESLW 320
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C2; IGETC Area 3B
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This is a non-chronological course that introduces the humanities, primarily architecture, music, painting, poetry, sculpture, theatre, and film. Emphasis is on identifying, appreciating, analyzing, interpreting, and understanding various masterworks, primarily from Europe and America. Field trips may be required.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 22-Dec 17
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC W.Lester             ARC MAIN DaviesHall 201  19247 
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MW        01:30PM-02:50PM LEC W.Lester             ARC MAIN DaviesHall 201  19248 Textbook


HUM 310    Modern Humanities    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: Eligible for ENGRD 310 or 312 AND ENGWR 300; OR ESLR 340 AND ESLW 340.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C2; IGETC Area 3B
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is a survey of Western culture that focuses on the human values expressed through painting, sculpture, architecture, music, literature, and philosophy. Emphasis is on the period from the Renaissance to the Modern Age. Field trips may be required.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 22-Dec 17
TTh       12:00PM-01:20PM LEC L.Smith              ARC MAIN DaviesHall 201  19250 
Textbook
MW        08:00AM-09:20AM LEC K.Spencer            Off Campus Natomas N102  11991 Textbook


HUM 320    Asian Humanities    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: Eligible for ENGRD 310 or ENGRD 312 AND ENGWR 300; OR ESLR 340 and ESLW 340.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; AA/AS Area VI; CSU Area C2; IGETC Area 3B
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course surveys traditions, cultures, literatures, art, music, and film of India, China, and Japan from ancient times to the present. Emphasis is on the inter-relationships of the arts, literatures, and philosophies in their historical contexts within each geographical area. Topics may include arts and cultures of other Asian countries such as Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia, Thailand, and Korea.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 22-Dec 17
TBA       TBA             LEC K.Atwater            ARC MAIN Online          20334 
Textbook


HUM 330    Humanities of the Americas    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 102 or ENGWR 103 and ENGRD 116 with a grade of "C" or better OR ESLR 320 and ESLW 320.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; AA/AS Area VI; CSU Area C2; IGETC Area 3B
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course examines the fine arts of the Western Hemisphere from antiquity to contemporary times, with an emphasis on an awareness of and a sensitivity to the literature, philosophy, art, and music of the past and present. It compares the various cultures indigenous to the Western Hemisphere both among themselves and in contrast to the cultures of Europe on their arrival in the 15th century. The course explores the ethnic and cultural conflicts and resolutions that constitute the confluence of ideas and beliefs in the Americas. It provides specific attention to the distinctively American aspects of the arts and their difference from the European tradition.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 22-Dec 17
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC K.Spencer            ARC MAIN DaviesHall 201  19253 
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HUM 355    Introduction to World Religions    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: Eligible for ENGRD 310 OR ENGRD 312 AND ENGWR 300; OR ESLR 340 AND ESLW 340
General Education: AA/AS Area I; AA/AS Area VI; CSU Area C2; IGETC Area 3B
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course surveys selected major world religions. Emphasis is on the origins, development, beliefs, practices, social ethics, and ethnic / cultural issues of indigenous tribal religions, Hinduism, Sikhism, Jainism, Buddhism, Confucianism, Taoism, Shintoism, Judaism, Christianity, and Islam. This course focuses on the central beliefs and practices of these religions using selected material from each religion's sacred texts and arts.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 22-Dec 17
TBA       TBA             LEC K.Atwater            ARC MAIN Online          18704 
Textbook
Online classThis course meets entirely online. For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online

TBA       TBA             LEC K.Atwater            ARC MAIN Online          20227 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC K.Atwater            ARC MAIN Online          20006 Textbook

Fall 2015 Class Schedule

Updated: December 8, 2015