Spring 2010 Class Schedule (ARC)



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HUM 300    Classical Humanities    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 102, ENGWR 103, or ESLW 320; or placement through the assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C; IGETC Area 3B
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is a survey of Western culture that focuses on the human values expressed through painting, sculpture, architecture, music, literature, and philosophy. Emphasis is on the civilizations of Greece, Rome, and the Middle Ages.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 19
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC B.Bates              ARC MAIN D 201           23297 
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MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC B.Bates              ARC MAIN D 217           26693 Textbook
TTh       03:00PM-04:20PM LEC S.Merkel             ARC MAIN D 201           23299 Textbook
MW        12:00PM-01:20PM LEC S.Merkel             ARC MAIN D 201           29613 Textbook
TTh       09:30AM-10:50AM LEC A.Kingsnorth         Natomas Natomas N101     27895 Textbook
TTh       05:30PM-06:50PM LEC S.Merkel             ARC MAIN D 201           23813 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Harlan             ARC MAIN Online          25229 Textbook
This course meets entirely online. For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online


HUM 310    Modern Humanities    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 102, ENGWR 103, or ESLW 320; or placement through the assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C; IGETC Area 3B
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is a survey of Western culture that focuses on the human values expressed through painting, sculpture, architecture, music, literature, and philosophy. Emphasis is on the period from the Renaissance to the Modern Age.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 16-May 13
MW        06:00PM-09:10PM LEC M.Harlan             Natomas Inderkum C203    29035 
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Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 19
F         09:00AM-12:05PM LEC K.Atwater            ARC MAIN D 201           31591 Textbook
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC S.Merkel             ARC MAIN D 201           23303 Textbook
TTh       01:30PM-02:50PM LEC B.Bates              ARC MAIN D 201           23815 Textbook
MW        01:30PM-02:50PM LEC K.Atwater            ARC MAIN D 228           26809 Textbook


HUM 320    Asian Humanities    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 102, ENGWR 103, or ESLW 320; or placement through the assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; AA/AS Area VI; CSU Area C; IGETC Area 3B
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course surveys traditions, cultures, literature, art, music and film of India, China, and Japan from ancient times to the present. Emphasis is on the inter-relationships of the arts, literatures and philosophies in their historical contexts within each geographical area.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 19
TTh       12:00PM-01:20PM LEC S.Merkel             ARC MAIN D 201           23305 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC K.Atwater            ARC MAIN Online          29187 Textbook
This course meets entirely online. For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online


HUM 326    Middle Eastern Humanities    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 102, ENGWR 103, or ESLW 320; or placement through the assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C; IGETC Area 3B
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course surveys the cultures of the Middle East, with an emphasis on the analysis and appreciation of the arts, architecture, music, and sacred and secular texts of Egypt, Israel, Saudi Arabia, Iran, Iraq, Turkey and other countries from ancient to modern times, as they apply to cultural and political developments.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 19
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC K.Atwater            ARC MAIN D 201           29669 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC K.Atwater            ARC MAIN Online          31590 Textbook
This course meets entirely online. For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online


HUM 330    Humanities of the Americas    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 102, ENGWR 103, or ESLW 320; or placement through the assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; AA/AS Area VI; CSU Area C; IGETC Area 3B
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: Fine arts of the Western Hemisphere from antiquity to contemporary times, with an emphasis on an awareness of and a sensitivity to the literature, philosophy, music of the past and present, and specific attention to the distinctively American aspects of those arts and their difference from the European tradition.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 19
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC B.Bates              ARC MAIN D 201           23309 
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MW        01:30PM-02:50PM LEC B.Bates              ARC MAIN D 201           23307 Textbook


HUM 360    Introduction to the Old Testament (The Hebrew Bible)    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 102, ENGWR 103, ESLR 320, or ESLW 320; or placement through the assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C; IGETC Area 3B
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course provides a literary and historical approach to the Hebrew Bible. This academic and non-sectarian course explores the ancient Israelite society prior to the Common Era through a study of the Old Testament of the Bible, culture artifacts, and other writings of contemporaneous societies of the ancient Middle East, and a study of scholarly theories and archaeological studies related to biblical texts and ancient Israelite material culture.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 19
M         06:00PM-09:05PM LEC E.Wootton            ARC MAIN D 201           25393 
Textbook

Spring 2010 Class Schedule

Updated: May 17, 2010