Fall 2018 Class Schedule (ARC)



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NURSE 100    Nurse Assistant    6 Units

Prerequisite: ESLW 50, ESLR 50, and ESLL 50; OR ENGWR 50 and ENGRD 15; OR ENGWR 56; OR ENGRD 56; OR evaluation through assessment at ARC assessment center.
Enrollment Limitation: Prior to the first class the following requirements must be submitted for review: (1.) Proof of physical exam within one year prior to class. (2.) Proof of negative tuberculin (TB) skin test within six months prior to class. (3.) If TB skin test result is positive, proof of inactive TB chest x-ray within one year prior to class. (4.) Spring semester student must submit proof of having a current season influenza vaccine. Fall semester student must submit proof of current season influenza vaccine when the vaccine becomes available. (5.) Nurse Assistant initial application (CDPH 283B) which holds student accountable to make a check mark in the NO box to any felony conviction listed on the CNA certification automatic denial penal code list from the CA Department of Public Health (CDPH), Aide and Technician Certification Section (ATCS). ATCS 98-4 (4/02) (6.) proof of English prerequisite.
Hours: 63 hours LEC ; 135 hours LAB
Description: This course leads to the nurse assistant certification exam. Emphasis is on the gerontological nursing assistant's role and responsibilities as a health care team member. Other key components in this course are principles of asepsis, infection control, resident care skills, and emotional, social, and spiritual needs of the resident.

Schedule: Other Term, Aug 18-Nov 30

Sa01:00PM-03:50PMLECJ.BlaneyARC MAIN HeEd 70210772TextbookFree Digital Book
Su01:00PM-05:50PMLECJ.BlaneyARC MAIN HeEd 70210772TextbookFree Digital Book
FSu01:00PM-05:50PMLECJ.BlaneyARC MAIN HeEd 70210772TextbookFree Digital Book
Sa01:00PM-03:50PMLECJ.BlaneyARC MAIN HeEd 70210772TextbookFree Digital Book
F01:00PM-05:50PMLECJ.BlaneyARC MAIN HeEd 70210772TextbookFree Digital Book
Sa01:00PM-03:50PMLECJ.BlaneyARC MAIN HeEd 70210772TextbookFree Digital Book
Theory dates: 8/18, 8/19, 8/25, 8/26, 9/7, 9/8, 9/9, 9/15, 9/21, 9/22, 9/30, 10/13, 10/20, 10/27, 11/3, 11/10, 11/17

Su12:30PM-03:50PMLABJ.BlaneyOff Campus Hospital Free Digital Book
Su04:00PM-07:50PMLABJ.BlaneyOff Campus Hospital Free Digital Book
Sa12:30PM-03:50PMLABJ.BlaneyOff Campus Hospital Free Digital Book
Sa04:00PM-07:50PMLABJ.BlaneyOff Campus Hospital Free Digital Book
F12:30PM-03:50PMLABJ.BlaneyOff Campus Hospital Free Digital Book
F04:00PM-07:50PMLABJ.BlaneyOff Campus Hospital Free Digital Book
F12:30PM-03:50PMLABJ.BlaneyOff Campus Hospital Free Digital Book
F04:00PM-07:50PMLABJ.BlaneyOff Campus Hospital Free Digital Book
F12:30PM-03:50PMLABJ.BlaneyOff Campus Hospital Free Digital Book
F04:00PM-07:50PMLABJ.BlaneyOff Campus Hospital Free Digital Book
F12:30PM-03:50PMLABJ.BlaneyOff Campus Hospital Free Digital Book
F04:00PM-07:50PMLABJ.BlaneyOff Campus Hospital Free Digital Book
Enrollment in Nurse 100 is by department consent only. Students must complete an application. Instructions for the application are found on the nursing website.
Theory dates: 8/18, 8/19, 8/25, 8/26, 9/7, 9/8, 9/9, 9/15, 9/21, 9/22, 9/30, 10/13, 10/20, 10/27, 11/3, 11/10, 11/17
Lab dates: 9/16, 9/23, 9/29, 10/5, 10/6, 10/7, 10/14, 10/19, 10/21, 10/28, 11/2, 11/4, 11/11, 11/16, 11/18, 11/30


NURSE 299    Experimental Offering in Nursing    .5-4 Units

Prerequisite: None
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 108 hours LAB

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

M04:00PM-08:50PMLECL.ParrinellaARC MAIN HeEd 71621394Textbook
TBATBALABL.Parrinella TBA TBA

NURSE 310    Pharmacology and Implications for Health Care Practitioners    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course presents the principles of drug therapy as they apply to treating disease and maintaining health. It covers the metabolism and action of drugs, absorption, duration of action, distribution in the body, and adverse drug reactions. Major drug classes are included, as well as their related implications for people receiving these drugs. How these drugs affect the body systems are also covered. Administration of the medications according to nursing professional standards and health care professionals are discussed.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

W10:00AM-10:50AMLECE.MartinARC MAIN CDC 14020836Textbook
SaSu08:00AM-12:30PMLECTBAARC MAIN CDC 14020836Textbook
SaSu01:00PM-04:25PMLECTBAARC MAIN CDC 14020836Textbook
SaSu08:00AM-12:30PMLECTBAARC MAIN CDC 14020836Textbook
SaSu01:00PM-04:25PMLECTBAARC MAIN CDC 14020836Textbook
This class meets 2 weekends (9/15, 9/16, 9/29, 9/30). All other class meetings are on Wednesdays (8/29 - 12/12).


NURSE 391    Supporting the Mother-Baby Connection: Evidence-Based Practices for Perinatal Care    1 Unit

Same As: HLACT 301
Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC
Description: This course is designed for practicing health care professionals as well as students preparing to enter the fields of nursing, nutrition, health education, or early childhood development. It focuses on the physiology of attachment, bonding, and breastfeeding and the short- and long-term impacts of perinatal care practices on the mother-baby dyad. It grapples with the challenges of applying best-practice guidelines and model hospital policies to alleviate barriers for mothers choosing exclusive breastfeeding and creating environments that support maternal-infant biology and the newborn's natural capabilities, allowing improved outcomes with less time and effort. This course meets Board of Registered Nursing continuing education requirements and, when combined with requisite supervised clinical experience, fulfills all criteria for staff education as set by the Baby Friendly Hospital Initiative. This course is not open to students who have completed HLACT 301.

Schedule: Five Week - Second, Oct 02-Nov 05

T04:30PM-07:35PMLECK.FoxARC MAIN HeEd 71612687TextbookFree Digital Book
Five self-directed hours of lactation consultant observation are required in addition to class hours. Information on site options for the observational experience is offered.


NURSE 400    Nursing, Patient, and Healthcare Concepts I    10.5 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Corequisite: SPEECH 301
Enrollment Limitation: Acceptance into the Associate Degree Nursing Program
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 81 hours LEC ; 324 hours LAB
Description: This course introduces essential concepts of safe and effective nursing care for patients across the lifespan, utilizing the nursing process and evidence based practice. It focuses on the introduction of the wellness/illness continuum and the core competencies of clinical practice. The competencies include communication, leadership, patient centered care, professionalism, safety, teamwork and collaboration, evidence based practice, informatics and technology, and quality improvement. The clinical laboratory experience is designed to facilitate the fundamental acquisition of the core competencies of clinical practice. Emphasis is placed on health assessment across the lifespan, recognition of alterations from the norm, safety for patients and providers of care, interpersonal communication, patient centered care, ethics, and safe, evidence based technical skill interventions.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

T07:30AM-11:45AMLECC.GarnerARC MAIN HeEd 710
T07:30AM-11:45AMLECC.Harris-NeblettARC MAIN HeEd 710
T07:30AM-11:45AMLECJ.KirkmanARC MAIN HeEd 710
M09:30AM-11:00AMLECC.GarnerARC MAIN HeEd 713
M09:30AM-11:00AMLECC.Harris-NeblettARC MAIN HeEd 713
M09:30AM-11:00AMLECJ.KirkmanARC MAIN HeEd 713
M09:30AM-11:00AMLECC.GarnerARC MAIN HeEd 713
M09:30AM-11:00AMLECC.Harris-NeblettARC MAIN HeEd 713
M09:30AM-11:00AMLECJ.KirkmanARC MAIN HeEd 713
M09:30AM-11:00AMLECC.GarnerARC MAIN HeEd 713
M09:30AM-11:00AMLECC.Harris-NeblettARC MAIN HeEd 713
M09:30AM-11:00AMLECJ.KirkmanARC MAIN HeEd 713
M09:30AM-11:00AMLECC.GarnerARC MAIN HeEd 713
Required Orientation: Friday, May 11, 2018 from 7:30 am to 4:00 pm in room 710. Each student enrolled in Nurse 400 is required to attend this orientation session. Lecture will also meet on 4 Mondays: 9/10, 10/8, 10/29, 11/19.

M09:30AM-11:00AMLECC.Harris-NeblettARC MAIN HeEd 713
Required Orientation: Friday, May 11, 2018 from 7:30 am to 4:00 pm in room 710. Each student enrolled in Nurse 400 is required to attend this orientation session. Lecture will also meet on 4 Mondays: 9/10, 10/8, 10/29, 11/19.

M09:30AM-11:00AMLECJ.KirkmanARC MAIN HeEd 713
Required Orientation: Friday, May 11, 2018 from 7:30 am to 4:00 pm in room 710. Each student enrolled in Nurse 400 is required to attend this orientation session. Lecture will also meet on 4 Mondays: 9/10, 10/8, 10/29, 11/19.

ThF06:30AM-11:00AMLABC.GarnerOff Campus Hospital 10153Textbook
ThF11:10AM-03:40PMLABC.GarnerOff Campus Hospital 10153Textbook
ThF06:30AM-11:00AMLABC.GarnerARC MAIN HeEd 71010153Textbook
ThF11:10AM-03:40PMLABC.GarnerARC MAIN HeEd 71010153Textbook
F11:10AM-03:40PMLABC.GarnerOff Campus Hospital 10153Textbook
ThF11:10AM-03:40PMLABC.Garner TBA TBA10153Textbook
F11:10AM-03:40PMLABC.GarnerOff Campus Hospital 10153Textbook
Th06:30AM-11:00AMLABC.GarnerOff Campus Hospital 10153Textbook
Th11:10AM-03:40PMLABC.GarnerOff Campus Hospital 10153Textbook
F06:30AM-11:00AMLABC.GarnerARC MAIN HeEd 71010153Textbook
F11:10AM-03:40PMLABC.GarnerARC MAIN HeEd 71010153Textbook
ThF06:30AM-11:00AMLABC.GarnerOff Campus Hospital 10153Textbook
ThF11:10AM-03:40PMLABC.GarnerOff Campus Hospital 10153Textbook
F06:30AM-11:00AMLABC.GarnerARC MAIN HeEd 71010153Textbook
F11:10AM-03:40PMLABC.GarnerARC MAIN HeEd 71010153Textbook
ThF06:30AM-11:00AMLABC.Harris-NeblettOff Campus Hospital 10154Textbook
ThF06:30AM-11:00AMLABP.ParkerOff Campus Hospital 10154Textbook
ThF06:30AM-11:00AMLABM.RuckelsOff Campus Hospital 10154Textbook
ThF06:30AM-11:00AMLABJ.BrookOff Campus Hospital 10154Textbook
ThF06:30AM-11:00AMLABM.KraftOff Campus Hospital 10154Textbook
ThF11:10AM-03:40PMLABC.Harris-NeblettOff Campus Hospital 10154Textbook
ThF06:30AM-11:00AMLABJ.KirkmanOff Campus Hospital 10155Textbook
ThF06:30AM-11:00AMLABM.RuckelsOff Campus Hospital 10155Textbook
ThF06:30AM-11:00AMLABJ.BrookOff Campus Hospital 10155Textbook
ThF11:10AM-03:40PMLABJ.KirkmanOff Campus Hospital 10155Textbook
ThF06:30AM-11:00AMLABM.RodgersOff Campus Hospital 11004Textbook
ThF11:10AM-03:40PMLABM.RodgersOff Campus Hospital 11004Textbook

NURSE 410    Nursing, Patient, and Healthcare Concepts II    10.5 Units

Prerequisite: NURSE 400 and SPEECH 301 with grades of "C" or better
Corequisite: ANTH 310, ANTH 481, SOC 300, or SOC 480
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 81 hours LEC ; 324 hours LAB
Description: This course applies concepts of safe and effective nursing care for children, adults, and families, concentrating on healthcare needs on the wellness/illness continuum across the lifespan. It focuses on nursing management of the patient's response to health alterations as well as health promotion for childbearing and childrearing families through the application of nursing knowledge, nursing process, and evidence based practice. The clinical laboratory experience is designed to facilitate the development of the core competencies of clinical practice: communication, leadership, patient centered care, professionalism, safety, teamwork and collaboration, evidence based practice, informatics and technology, and quality improvement. Emphasis is placed on family communication, patient education, teamwork and collaboration, clinical judgment, and management of care.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

W09:30AM-11:00AMLECL.NowickiARC MAIN HeEd 710
W09:30AM-11:00AMLECS.SmythARC MAIN HeEd 710
W09:30AM-11:00AMLECT.BartoeARC MAIN HeEd 710
W11:30AM-02:20PMLECL.NowickiARC MAIN HeEd 710
W11:30AM-02:20PMLECT.BartoeARC MAIN HeEd 710
W11:30AM-02:20PMLECS.SmythARC MAIN HeEd 710
M11:30AM-01:00PMLECL.NowickiARC MAIN HeEd 713
M11:30AM-01:00PMLECT.BartoeARC MAIN HeEd 713
M11:30AM-01:00PMLECS.SmythARC MAIN HeEd 713
M11:30AM-01:00PMLECL.NowickiARC MAIN HeEd 713
M11:30AM-01:00PMLECT.BartoeARC MAIN HeEd 713
M11:30AM-01:00PMLECS.SmythARC MAIN HeEd 713
M11:30AM-01:00PMLECL.NowickiARC MAIN HeEd 713
M11:30AM-01:00PMLECT.BartoeARC MAIN HeEd 713
M11:30AM-01:00PMLECS.SmythARC MAIN HeEd 713
M11:30AM-01:00PMLECL.NowickiARC MAIN HeEd 713
Lecture meets 4 Mondays: 9/10, 10/8, 11/5, 11/26.

M11:30AM-01:00PMLECT.BartoeARC MAIN HeEd 713
Lecture meets 4 Mondays: 9/10, 10/8, 11/5, 11/26.

M11:30AM-01:00PMLECS.SmythARC MAIN HeEd 713
Lecture meets 4 Mondays: 9/10, 10/8, 11/5, 11/26.

ThF06:30AM-11:00AMLABL.NowickiOff Campus Hospital 10157Textbook
ThF06:30AM-11:00AMLABS.PetersonOff Campus Hospital 10157Textbook
ThF11:10AM-03:40PMLABL.NowickiOff Campus Hospital 10157Textbook
ThF06:15AM-10:45AMLABS.SmythOff Campus Hospital 10158Textbook
ThF10:55AM-03:25PMLABS.SmythOff Campus Hospital 10158Textbook
ThF06:30AM-11:00AMLABR.MitchellOff Campus Hospital 10159Textbook
ThF06:30AM-11:00AMLABK.FoxOff Campus Hospital 10159Textbook
ThF11:10AM-03:40PMLABR.MitchellOff Campus Hospital 10159Textbook
ThF11:10AM-03:40PMLABK.FoxOff Campus Hospital 10159Textbook
ThF01:45PM-06:15PMLABT.BartoeOff Campus Hospital 12649Textbook
ThF06:25PM-10:55PMLABT.BartoeOff Campus Hospital 12649Textbook

NURSE 420    Nursing, Patient, and Healthcare Concepts III    10.5 Units

Prerequisite: NURSE 410 with a grade of "C" or better; ANTH 310, ANTH 481, SOC 300, or SOC 480 with a grade of "C" or better.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 81 hours LEC ; 324 hours LAB
Description: This course adapts concepts of safe and effective nursing care for adults experiencing acute and chronic alterations across the wellness/illness continuum. It focuses on nursing management of the adult patient's response to physical and mental health alterations through the application of nursing knowledge, nursing process, and evidence based practice. The clinical laboratory experience is designed to facilitate the development of the core competencies of clinical practice: communication, leadership, patient centered care, professionalism, safety, teamwork and collaboration, evidence based practice, informatics and technology, and quality improvement. Emphasis is placed on clinical judgment, inter-professional communication, patient centered care, safety, and team collaboration.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

M08:00AM-12:30PMLECJ.BonhamARC MAIN HeEd 710
M08:00AM-12:30PMLECK.MentinkARC MAIN HeEd 710
M08:00AM-12:30PMLECM.KraftARC MAIN HeEd 710
Th09:30AM-11:00AMLECJ.BonhamARC MAIN HeEd 713
Th09:30AM-11:00AMLECK.MentinkARC MAIN HeEd 713
Th09:30AM-11:00AMLECM.KraftARC MAIN HeEd 713
Th09:30AM-11:00AMLECJ.BonhamARC MAIN HeEd 713
Th09:30AM-11:00AMLECK.MentinkARC MAIN HeEd 713
Th09:30AM-11:00AMLECM.KraftARC MAIN HeEd 713
Th09:30AM-11:00AMLECJ.BonhamARC MAIN HeEd 713
Th09:30AM-11:00AMLECK.MentinkARC MAIN HeEd 713
Th09:30AM-11:00AMLECM.KraftARC MAIN HeEd 713
Th09:30AM-11:00AMLECJ.BonhamARC MAIN HeEd 713
Th09:30AM-11:00AMLECK.MentinkARC MAIN HeEd 713
Th09:30AM-11:00AMLECM.KraftARC MAIN HeEd 713
TW05:45AM-10:15AMLABJ.BonhamOff Campus Hospital 10239Textbook
TW10:25AM-02:55PMLABJ.BonhamOff Campus Hospital 10239Textbook
TW05:45AM-10:15AMLABM.KraftOff Campus Hospital 10240Textbook
TW10:25AM-02:55PMLABM.KraftOff Campus Hospital 10240Textbook
TW05:45AM-10:15AMLABK.MentinkOff Campus Hospital 10241Textbook
TW10:25AM-02:55PMLABK.MentinkOff Campus Hospital 10241Textbook
TW01:45PM-06:15PMLABJ.StraubOff Campus Hospital 11172Textbook
TW01:45PM-06:15PMLABP.ParkerOff Campus Hospital 11172Textbook
TW06:25PM-10:55PMLABJ.StraubOff Campus Hospital 11172Textbook

NURSE 430    Nursing, Patient, and Healthcare Concepts IV    10.5 Units

Prerequisite: NURSE 420 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 81 hours LEC ; 324 hours LAB
Description: This course integrates concepts of safe and effective nursing care for individuals and groups of patients across the lifespan. It is designed to facilitate integration of knowledge, evidence based practice, and clinical judgment in the management of patients with complex healthcare needs, and to facilitate the student's transition into the profession of nursing. Clinical judgment skills are enhanced through advanced clinical experiences and role transition opportunities. The clinical laboratory experience is designed to facilitate the development and demonstration of the core competencies of clinical practice: communication, leadership, patient centered care, professionalism, safety, teamwork and collaboration, evidence based practice, informatics and technology, and quality improvement. Emphasis is placed on evidence based practice, quality improvement, team collaboration concepts, managing care for groups of patients, the role of the nurse in a systems based practice, inter-professional collaboration, legal precepts, and health policy.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

Th12:00PM-04:05PMLECD.Aucoin-Ratcliff TBA TBA
Th12:00PM-04:05PMLECL.Parrinella TBA TBA
Th12:00PM-04:05PMLECD.Johnston TBA TBA
M12:00PM-12:50PMLECD.Aucoin-Ratcliff TBA TBA
M12:00PM-12:50PMLECL.Parrinella TBA TBA
M12:00PM-12:50PMLECD.Johnston TBA TBA
M12:00PM-12:50PMLECD.Aucoin-Ratcliff TBA TBA
M12:00PM-12:50PMLECL.Parrinella TBA TBA
M12:00PM-12:50PMLECD.Johnston TBA TBA
M12:00PM-12:50PMLECD.Aucoin-Ratcliff TBA TBA
M12:00PM-12:50PMLECL.Parrinella TBA TBA
M12:00PM-12:50PMLECD.Johnston TBA TBA
TW01:45PM-06:15PMLABD.Aucoin-RatcliffOff Campus Hospital 10243Textbook
TW06:25PM-10:55PMLABD.Aucoin-RatcliffOff Campus Hospital 10243Textbook
TW12:45PM-05:15PMLABD.JohnstonOff Campus Hospital 10244Textbook
TW05:25PM-09:55PMLABD.JohnstonOff Campus Hospital 10244Textbook
TW07:00AM-07:30PMLABL.ParrinellaOff Campus Hospital 11173Textbook
TW12:45PM-05:15PMLABJ.KleemannOff Campus Hospital 20801Textbook
TW05:25PM-09:55PMLABJ.KleemannOff Campus Hospital 20801Textbook

Fall 2018 Class Schedule

Updated: December 14, 2018