Fall 2017 Class Schedule (ARC)



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ECON 302    Principles of Macroeconomics    3 Units

Prerequisite: MATH 100, 104, or 132 with a grade of "C" or better, or placement through the assessment process.
Advisory: Eligible for ENGRD 310 or ENGRD 312 AND ENGWR 300; OR ESLR 340 AND ESLW 340.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); CSU Area D2; IGETC Area 4B
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course, an introduction to macroeconomics, is concerned with the economic well-being of the national economy. Topics covered include supply, demand, aggregate supply, aggregate demand, equilibrium, money, banking, taxation, inflation, employment, and economic growth. (C-ID ECON 202)

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Aug 19-Oct 11
F         12:20PM-03:30PM LEC M.Williams           ARC MAIN DaviesHall 106  10059 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Williams           ARC MAIN Online          10059 Textbook
Online & In-class (hybrid)
This section meets both online and in the classroom. Instructors and students have both classroom meetings and online activities. A portion of classroom hours have been replaced by online hours. The online hours are less than 50% of the total required contact hours.

M         06:00PM-09:05PM LEC B.Rosario            Off Campus Natomas N103  11114 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC B.Rosario            Off Campus Natomas ONLINE 11114 Textbook
Online & In-class
The above class meets both online and in the classroom. For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 19-Dec 14
MW        07:30AM-08:50AM LEC C.Chen               ARC MAIN DaviesHall 114  10054 Textbook
TTh       07:30AM-08:50AM LEC C.Chen               ARC MAIN DaviesHall 114  10055 Textbook
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC C.Chen               ARC MAIN DaviesHall 114  10053 Textbook
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC F.Kinuthia           ARC MAIN DaviesHall 106  10057 Textbook
NOTE: The use of web-based tools (i.e. Internet, D2L, Canvas, etc.) is required in this section.

MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC C.Chen               ARC MAIN DaviesHall 114  10056 Textbook
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC F.Kinuthia           ARC MAIN DaviesHall 106  10060 Textbook
MW        01:30PM-02:50PM LEC B.Rosario            ARC MAIN DaviesHall 106  10058 Textbook
NOTE: The use of web-based tools (i.e. Internet, D2L, Canvas, etc.) is required in this section.

MW        03:00PM-04:20PM LEC B.Rosario            ARC MAIN DaviesHall 106  10948 Textbook
NOTE: The use of web-based tools (i.e. Internet, D2L, Canvas, etc.) is required in this section.

W         07:00PM-08:20PM LEC B.Rosario            ARC MAIN DaviesHall 106  10062 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC B.Rosario            ARC MAIN Online          10062 Textbook
Online & In-class (hybrid)
This section meets both online and in the classroom. Instructors and students have both classroom meetings and online activities. A portion of classroom hours have been replaced by online hours. The online hours are less than 50% of the total required contact hours.

TBA       TBA             LEC F.Kinuthia           ARC MAIN Online          11354 Textbook
Online Orientation: Monday, August 21, 2017.
This course meets entirely online. For more information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online

TBA       TBA             LEC F.Kinuthia           ARC MAIN Online          12590 Textbook
Online Orientation: Monday, August 21, 2017.
This course meets entirely online. For more information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online


ECON 304    Principles of Microeconomics    3 Units

Prerequisite: MATH 100, 104, or 132 with a grade of "C" or better, or placement through the assessment process.
Advisory: Eligible for ENGRD 310 or ENGRD 312 AND ENGWR 300; OR ESLR 340 AND ESLW 340.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); CSU Area D2; IGETC Area 4B
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is concerned with individuals and business firms and how they interact in the marketplace to determine prices, output, employment, and efficient utilization of economic resources. Topics include marginal utility, costs of production and natural resource economics. Additionally, it covers resource allocation under conditions of competition, monopoly, oligopoly, and monopolistic competition. (C-ID ECON 201)

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Oct 12-Dec 08
F         12:20PM-03:30PM LEC M.Williams           ARC MAIN DaviesHall 106  12078 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Williams           ARC MAIN Online          12078 Textbook
Online & In-class
This section meets both online and in the classroom. Instructors and students have both classroom meetings and online activities. A portion of classroom hours have been replaced by online hours. The online hours are less than 50% of the total required contact hours.

M         06:00PM-09:05PM LEC B.Rosario            Off Campus Natomas N103  19008 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC B.Rosario            Off Campus Natomas ONLINE 19008 Textbook
Online & In-class
The above class meets both online and in the classroom. For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 19-Dec 14
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC C.Chen               ARC MAIN DaviesHall 114  10063 Textbook
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC F.Kinuthia           ARC MAIN DaviesHall 106  10064 Textbook
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC C.Chen               ARC MAIN DaviesHall 114  10065 Textbook
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC F.Kinuthia           ARC MAIN DaviesHall 106  12884 Textbook
MW        12:00PM-01:20PM LEC B.Rosario            ARC MAIN DaviesHall 106  10066 Textbook
NOTE: The use of web-based tools (i.e. Internet, D2L, Canvas, etc.) is required in this section.

W         05:30PM-06:50PM LEC B.Rosario            ARC MAIN DaviesHall 106  11179 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC B.Rosario            ARC MAIN Online          11179 Textbook
Online & In-class
This section meets both online and in the classroom. Instructors and students have both classroom meetings and online activities. A portion of classroom hours have been replaced by online hours. The online hours are less than 50% of the total required contact hours.

TBA       TBA             LEC F.Kinuthia           ARC MAIN Online          11382 Textbook
Online Orientation: Monday, August 21, 2017.
This course meets entirely online. For more information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online


ECON 320    Concepts in Personal Finance    3 Units

Same As: BUS 320
Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: Eligible for ENGRD 310 or ENGRD 312 AND ENGWR 300; OR ESLR 340 AND ESLW 340.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); AA/AS Area III(b); CSU Area D2
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course covers how to analyze financial affairs for lifelong decision making. It examines the basics of financial planning, analysis, and decision making in areas of budgeting, taxes, credit, money management, insurance, investments, and retirement with an emphasis on principles to develop economic decision-making skills. This course is not open to students who have completed BUS 320.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Oct 12-Dec 08
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Condos             ARC MAIN Online          19562 
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 M.Condos             ARC MAIN Online          12901 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 M.Condos             ARC MAIN Online          20365 Textbook
Mandatory Online Orientation
For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 19-Dec 14
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC M.Condos             ARC MAIN Lib 002         11269 Textbook
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC M.Condos             ARC MAIN Lib 002         11613 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC R.Gonzalez           ARC MAIN Online          11270 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 R.Gonzalez           ARC MAIN Online          11271 Textbook
Mandatory Online Orientation
For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online


ECON 495    Independent Studies in Economics    1-3 Units

Prerequisite: None
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 162 hours LAB
Description: Independent Study is an opportunity for the student to extend classroom experience in this subject, while working independently of a formal classroom situation. Independent study is an extension of work offered in a specific class in the college catalog. To be eligible for independent study, students must have completed the basic regular catalog course at American River College (ARC). They must also discuss the study with a professor from the Department of Economics at ARC in this subject and secure approval. Only one independent study for each catalog course will be allowed.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 19-Dec 14
TBA       TBA             LAB C.Chen                TBA TBA                 12650 
Textbook

Fall 2017 Class Schedule

Updated: November 2, 2017