Fall 2018 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 20-Dec 15
ACE (Accelerated College Education)

T06:00PM-07:35PMLECR.HellesenOff Campus Natomas N10313183Textbook
ACE (Accelerated College Education)
Sa08:00AM-12:20PMLECR.HellesenOff Campus Natomas N10213183Textbook
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

TTh09:00AM-10:20AMLECN.SilvaARC MAIN Raef 16013198Textbook
F10:30AM-01:35PMLECN.SilvaARC MAIN Raef 16013199Textbook

TAFILM 302    History of 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 is an historical and critical survey of film as an art form. It emphasizes the evaluation of films which are landmarks in the art of moviemaking from around the world, from the invention of film to the present day. This course is formerly known as TA 312.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

W06:00PM-09:05PMLECR.HellesenOff Campus Natomas/Ik A20420348Textbook

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 25-Dec 20

Th01:30PM-04:35PMLECN.SilvaARC MAIN Raef 16013202Textbook

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 25-Dec 20

MW09:00AM-10:20AMLECN.SilvaARC MAIN FineArts 51413200TextbookFree Digital Book
W07:00PM-10:05PMLECJ.LongARC MAIN FineArts 51413201Textbook

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; CSU Area C2; IGETC Area 3A
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 25-Dec 20
Horror Films

T01:30PM-04:35PMLECP.DownsARC MAIN Raef 16013203Textbook

Fall 2018 Class Schedule

Updated: September 21, 2018