Fall 2017 Class Schedule (ARC)



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TAFILM 300    Introduction to Film    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; CSU Area C1; IGETC Area 3A
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course explores the artistic, business, and social elements of film. It examines components of film making, such as acting, directing, cinematography, writing, and editing. Films are analyzed to evaluate film making techniques and the impact of cinematic art and entertainment on society. Field trips may be required. This course is formerly known as TA 310.

Schedule: Eight Week 2nd - Alt. Dates, Oct 19-Dec 16
ACE (Accelerated College Education)
W         06:00PM-07:35PM LEC R.Hellesen           Off Campus Natomas N103  19600 
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ACE (Accelerated College Education)
Sa        08:00AM-12:20PM LEC R.Hellesen           Off Campus Natomas N102  19600 Textbook
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 19-Dec 14
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC N.Silva              ARC MAIN Raef 160        19645 Textbook
T         07:00PM-10:05PM LEC N.Silva              ARC MAIN Raef 160        19646 Textbook


TAFILM 304    History of Film: 1950's to Present    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: Eligible for ENGRD 116 AND ENGWR 101; OR ESLR 320 AND ESLW 320.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C1; IGETC Area 3A
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is an historical and critical survey of film as an art form. It emphasizes the evolution of artistic and technical facets of production in features, documentaries, and experimental films, concentrating on films from 1950 to the present. Field trips may be required. This course is formerly known as TA 315.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 19-Dec 14
T         01:30PM-04:35PM LEC N.Silva              ARC MAIN Raef 160        19649 
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TAFILM 307    Diversity in American Film    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 C1; IGETC Area 3A
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course surveys the cinematic expression of artists often underrepresented in the mainstream media, such as women, Native-Americans, African-Americans, Hispanics/Latinos, Asian-Americans, and gays, lesbians, bi-sexuals, and transgenders. Media stereotypes and the social, political, and cultural climates that created them are covered. Field trips may be required. This course is formerly known as TA 318.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 19-Dec 14
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC N.Silva              ARC MAIN FineArts 514    19647 
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TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC T.Shearer            ARC MAIN FineArts 514    19648 Textbook
F         09:00AM-12:15PM LEC R.Hellesen           Off Campus Natomas N103  19602 Textbook


TAFILM 320    Cinema Genres    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
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course examines one or more film genres such as Western, horror, film noir, and science fiction. It explores specific types of film in depth, concentrating on historical and technical developments in a specific genre, and examines the work of actors, directors, writers, cinematographers, producers, and studios for that genre. Field trips may be required. This course is formerly known as TA 320.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 19-Dec 14
Horror Films
Th        01:30PM-04:35PM LEC P.Downs              ARC MAIN Raef 160        19650 
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Fall 2017 Class Schedule

Updated: November 2, 2017