Fall 2018 Class Schedule (ARC)



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HCD 111    College Discovery Program    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 18 hours LEC
Description: This course explores options and resources relevant to student success at American River College. It covers academic and personal goal setting, campus resources, academic requirements, basic study skill development, and strategies that are compatible with academic success.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

M09:30AM-10:20AMLECR.RamirezARC MAIN Portable 61411574Textbook
NOTE:The above section (11574) is part of the Puente Project. The Puente Project is a national program designed to increase the number of educationally underrepresented students who transfer to universities. Puente builds a community of motivated students by providing English writing instruction paired with a college success skills class. Puente also connects students with mentors from the community and with other Puente students at community colleges around the state. Field trips to universities and program events may be required. Puente is open to all students.
*Students registered in the Puente HCD 111 are expected to register in ENGWR 300+ Success Community ENGWR 300, MW 10:30-11:50 AM (19954) and ENGWR 94, MW 12:00-12:50 PM (19678) to fully participate in the program.
Please contact the Puente counselor, Dr. Rick A. Ramirez, for questions related to Puente at ARC:
ramirera@arc.losrios.edu

M09:30AM-10:20AMLECC.PalomaresARC MAIN Portable 61411574Textbook
NOTE:The above section (11574) is part of the Puente Project. The Puente Project is a national program designed to increase the number of educationally underrepresented students who transfer to universities. Puente builds a community of motivated students by providing English writing instruction paired with a college success skills class. Puente also connects students with mentors from the community and with other Puente students at community colleges around the state. Field trips to universities and program events may be required. Puente is open to all students.
*Students registered in the Puente HCD 111 are expected to register in ENGWR 300+ Success Community ENGWR 300, MW 10:30-11:50 AM (19954) and ENGWR 94, MW 12:00-12:50 PM (19678) to fully participate in the program.
Please contact the Puente counselor, Dr. Rick A. Ramirez, for questions related to Puente at ARC: ramirera@arc.losrios.edu


HCD 160    Applied Life and Success Skills    2 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b)
Hours: 36 hours LEC
Description: This course covers the skills and tools necessary for daily independent living and success as a college student. It focuses specifically on disability management, life skills, personal goals, and community and campus resources. It would also be appropriate for those students interested in a career with disability services.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

M10:00AM-12:05PMLECB.WestreARC MAIN CMC 41112621TextbookFree Digital Book
M10:00AM-12:05PMLECA.FongARC MAIN CMC 41112621TextbookFree Digital Book

HCD 310    College Success    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGRD 116 or ESLR 320; ENGRW 102 or 103 or ESLW 320
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b); CSU Area E1
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course covers the skills and knowledge necessary for college success. Topics include motivation, self discipline, learning styles, memory development, time management, communication skills, goal-setting, career planning, study skills and techniques, and critical thinking skills. Additionally, it covers personal issues that are commonly encountered by many college students. Campus resources, college regulations, and information competency are also addressed. This course is highly recommended for first time college students and/or continuing college students who would benefit. Field trips may be required.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Aug 25-Oct 17
ACE (Accelerated College Education)

T06:00PM-07:35PMLECJ.Econome TBA TBA10957Textbook
ACE (Accelerated College Education)
Sa08:00AM-12:20PMLECJ.EconomeOff Campus Natomas N20110957Textbook
This class is part of the ACE (Accelerated College Education) program which is a continuing cohort for working adults. This course meets on one week night AND on Saturdays. For further information, visit the ACE website at
www.arc.losrios.edu/ace or call the Natomas Center at (916) 485-6000.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

Th09:00AM-10:20AMLECD.AllieARC MAIN Portable 61410691Textbook
TBATBALECD.AllieARC MAIN Online 10691Textbook
This class meets face-to-face and online. It will contain an athletic emphasis for ARC athletes.

TTh11:30AM-12:50PMLECR.QuinteroARC MAIN Portable 61411325Textbook
TTh12:00PM-01:20PMLECR.RamirezARC MAIN Raef 16212674Textbook
NOTEThe above section (12674) is part of the Puente Project and focuses on the Chicanx/Latinx student experience. The Puente Project is a national program designed to increase the number of educationally underrepresented students who transfer to universities. Puente builds a community of motivated students by providing English writing instruction paired with a college success skills class. Puente also connects students with mentors from the community and with other Puente students at community colleges around the state. Field trips to universities and program events may be required. Puente is open to all students.
*Students registered in the Puente HCD 310 are expected to register in the Puente ENGWR 300 course, TTh 10:30AM-11:50AM (19906) or in the Puente ENGWR 480 course, MW 10:30-11:50AM (20053) to fully participate in the program.
Please contact the Puente counselor, Dr. Rick A. Ramirez, for questions related to Puente at ARC:
ramirera@arc.losrios.edu

TTh10:30AM-11:50AMLECA.TuifuaARC MAIN DaviesHall 22511183Textbook
This section of HCD 310 is taught in combination with ENGWR 300/ 300 Plus (section 20295 Tuesday/Thursday 1:30-2:50pm) and is part of the P.R.I.S.E (Pacific Islander/Asian American Resilience Integrity and Self-Determination through Education) Learning Community which is open to all students. This learning community is designed to enhance the cultural and educational experiences of community college students, particularly those who identify as Pacific Islander and/or Southeast Asian. Courses in the P.R.I.S.E learning community are taught with a Pacific Islander and Southeast Asian emphasis. To sign up/ obtain permission number eligible students must contact P.R.I.S.E coordinator/counselor Lia Tuifua at tuifuaa@arc.losrios.edu

W02:00PM-03:20PMLECJ.RustARC MAIN Portable 61412358Textbook
TBATBALECJ.RustARC MAIN Online 12358Textbook
This class contains a transfer emphasis for students interested in transferring to a four year college or university.

MW01:00PM-02:20PMLECT.WoodenARC MAIN HeEd 71513218Textbook
This class will contain an athletic emphasis for ARC athletes.

M06:00PM-07:35PMLECJ.ConantARC MAIN Portable 61412994Textbook
TBATBALECJ.ConantARC MAIN Online 12994Textbook
TTh06:00PM-07:20PMLECA.OdellARC MAIN Portable 61412257Textbook
TTh08:00AM-09:20AMLECJ.EconomeOff Campus Natomas N20110927Textbook
TBATBALECR.MooreARC MAIN Online 19048Textbook
MW09:00AM-10:20AMLECT.ReynoldsARC MAIN DaviesHall 22510737Textbook
HCD 310 - College Success (3 units): The above section of HCD 310 (10737) is part of the Umoja-Sakhu Learning Community. This learning community is open to all students and is designed to enhance the cultural and educational experiences of community college students, particularly those who identify as African American. To sign up, eligible students must attend an informational meeting to receive a permission number. Information meetings are currently scheduled for Wednesday, July 18th & 25th from 4:00-5:00pm; Thursday, July 5th, 19th and 26th from 3:00-4:000pm. All meetings in July take place in the Submarine conference room located inside of the Center for Leadership & Development in the Student Center. For more information, please contact Judy Mays (maysj@arc.losrios.edu), Kim Herrell (herrelk@arc.losrios.edu) or Reyna Moore (moorer@arc.losrios.edu) or go to http://www.arc.losrios.edu/Umoja

MW09:00AM-10:20AMLECM.McClellan-MorehouseARC MAIN DaviesHall 22510737Textbook
HCD 310 - College Success (3 units): The above section of HCD 310 (10737) is part of the Umoja-Sakhu Learning Community. This learning community is open to all students and is designed to enhance the cultural and educational experiences of community college students, particularly those who identify as African American. To sign up, eligible students must attend an informational meeting to receive a permission number. Information meetings are currently scheduled for Wednesday, July 18th & 25th from 4:00-5:00pm; Thursday, July 5th, 19th and 26th from 3:00-4:000pm. All meetings in July take place in the Submarine conference room located inside of the Center for Leadership & Development in the Student Center. For more information, please contact Judy Mays (maysj@arc.losrios.edu), Kim Herrell (herrelk@arc.losrios.edu) or Reyna Moore (moorer@arc.losrios.edu) or go to http://www.arc.losrios.edu/Umoja


HCD 330    Life and Career Planning    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: Eligible for ENGRD 310 or ENGRD 312 AND ENGWR 300; OR ESLR 340 AND ESLW 340
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b)
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC
Description: This course is a comprehensive approach to life and career planning based on extensive interests, personality type, values, and skills assessments. Personal and career goals are formulated using career research and decision-making strategies.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Aug 25-Oct 17

TBATBALECS.AndreARC MAIN Online 11125TextbookFree Digital Book
NOTE: Enrolled students need to email the instructor at
andres@arc.losrios.edu a week before the class begins to request access to the class site. Include your full name, student ID number, what section you are enrolled in, and whether you are enrolled or on the waitlist. There is no in-person orientation for this class.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Oct 18-Dec 14

F10:00AM-12:05PMLECC.Melby-HaradaARC MAIN Portable 61410739Textbook
TBATBALECS.AndreARC MAIN Online 11192Textbook
NOTE: Enrolled students need to email the instructor at andres@arc.losrios.edu a week before the class begins to request access to the class site. Include your full name, student ID number, what section you are enrolled in, and whether you are enrolled or on the waitlist. There is no in-person orientation for this class.
2.25 TBA online hrs per week required

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

Th12:00PM-12:50PMLECD.VinsantARC MAIN DaviesHall 10320875Textbook
The above section of HCD 330 (section 20875) is part of the P.R.I.S.E (Pacific Islander/Asian American Resilience Integrity and Self-Determination through Education) Learning Community and is open to all students. This learning community is designed to enhance the cultural and educational experiences of community college students, particularly those who identify as Pacific Islander and/or Southeast Asian. To sign up/ obtain permission number eligible students must contact P.R.I.S.E coordinator/counselor Lia Tuifua at tuifuaa@arc.losrios.edu


HCD 382    Learning Strategies for College and Life    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: Eligibility for ENGRD 116 and ENGWR 101; OR ESLR 320 and ESLW 320
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b); CSU Area E1
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course provides a universal learning environment that supports students with specific learning differences, through adaptive strategies and techniques essential for achieving academic and personal success. Topics include adaptive technology, organization, learning modalities, time management, memory development, motivation, note-taking, personal wellness, study skills, testing techniques, and critical thinking methods. Also covered are communication approaches, personal and academic barriers, and disability awareness. Additionally, campus/community resources, college regulations, and proficiency expectations are covered.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

W09:00AM-10:20AMLECJ.RustARC MAIN Portable 61410980Textbook
TBATBALECJ.RustARC MAIN Online 10980Textbook
This class meets face-to-face and online.

Fall 2018 Class Schedule

Updated: December 14, 2018