Spring 2012 Class Schedule (ARC)



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HIST 300    History of Western Civilization    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 102 or 103, and ENGRD 116 with a grade of of "C" or better; OR ESLR 320 and ESLW 320 with a grade of of "C" or better; OR placement through assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C2; CSU Area D6; IGETC Area 3B
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This survey course reviews western civilization from its origins in the Ancient Middle East until the Renaissance. It emphasizes the social, political, economic, cultural, and intellectual forces that have served to define western civilization. The focus is on the cultural legacies and contributions of the Ancient Middle East, Greece, Rome, and Medieval Europe to the development of western civilization.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC W.Wrightson          ARC MAIN DaviesHall 208  12317 
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TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC W.Wrightson          ARC MAIN DaviesHall 208  10098 Textbook
MW        01:30PM-02:50PM LEC W.Wrightson          ARC MAIN DaviesHall 208  11510 Textbook
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC O.Garasanin          Off Campus McClellan 208 20303 Textbook


HIST 302    History of Western Civilization    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 102 or 103, and ENGRD 116 with a grade of "C" or better; OR ESLR 320 and ESLW 320 with a grade of "C" or better.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C2; CSU Area D6; IGETC Area 3B
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is a survey of western civilization from the Renaissance to the present, emphasizing the interplay of social, political, economic, cultural, and intellectual forces in creating and shaping the modern world. The focus is on the process of modernization, stressing the secularization of western society and examining how war and revolution have served to create our world. This course is not open to students who have completed HIST 481.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 13-May 10
MW        09:00AM-12:10PM LEC J.Allen              Off Campus McClellan 204 20305 
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Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC W.Wrightson          ARC MAIN DaviesHall 208  10100 Textbook
TTh       01:30PM-02:50PM LEC W.Wrightson          ARC MAIN DaviesHall 208  10101 Textbook
T         06:00PM-09:05PM LEC C.Jardine            ARC MAIN DaviesHall 202  20737 Textbook


HIST 307    History of World Civilizations to 1500    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 102 or 103, and ENGRD 116 with a grade of "C" or better; OR ESLR 320 and ESLW 320 with a grade of "C" or better; OR placement through assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); AA/AS Area I; AA/AS Area VI; CSU Area C2; CSU Area D6; IGETC Area 4F
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course surveys world civilizations from antiquity to the 1500's, with a particular emphasis on the dynamic interaction and comparison of peoples and cultures. The focus is on the role played by social, political, economic, cultural, and religious forces in shaping the major world civilization and the legacy of these subsequent civilizations for our world today.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
TTh       01:30PM-02:50PM LEC C.Padgett            ARC MAIN DaviesHall 105  10598 
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TTh       04:30PM-05:50PM LEC J.Weiner             ARC MAIN DaviesHall 208  10102 Textbook
W         06:00PM-09:05PM LEC C.Eberhardt          ARC MAIN DaviesHall 105  11890 Textbook
The use of web-based tools (i.e. Internet, Desire 2 Learn, etc.) is required in this section.

TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC O.Garasanin          Off Campus McClellan 208 20308 Textbook


HIST 308    History of World Civilizations, 1500 to Present    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 102 or 103, and ENGRD 116 with a grade of "C" or better; OR ESLR 320 and ESLW 320 with a grade of "C" or better; OR placement through assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); AA/AS Area I; AA/AS Area VI; CSU Area C2; CSU Area D6; IGETC Area 4F
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is a survey of world history from the 16th century to the present, with particular emphasis on the increased integration of peoples and cultures as the result of the continuing process of globalization. The focus is on the revolutionary transformations of human society and human social relations caused by such new ideas as scientific racism, nationalism, imperialism, and constitutional government. It also covers important trends of the past five-hundred years including the increasing prevalence of migration, the changing nature of warfare, the harnessing of fossil fuels, the growing integration of global economies, and the scientific and technological breakthroughs that are continuing to revolutionize humanity's understanding of and relationship with the natural world. Through this focus it is possible to better understand the forces that have shaped world society over the past five-hundred years and that continue to shape the world today.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
MW        07:30AM-08:50AM LEC C.Padgett            ARC MAIN DaviesHall 105  10103 
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MW        12:00PM-01:20PM LEC J.Weiner             ARC MAIN DaviesHall 208  11366 Textbook
MW        03:00PM-04:20PM LEC J.Weiner             ARC MAIN DaviesHall 208  11365 Textbook
TTh       03:00PM-04:20PM LEC J.Weiner             ARC MAIN DaviesHall 208  11511 Textbook


HIST 310    History of the United States    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 102 or 103, and ENGRD 116 with a grade of "C" or better; OR ESLR 320 and ESLW 320 with a grade of "C" or better.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(a); CSU Area D6; CSU Area F1; IGETC Area 4F
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is a survey of United States history from its European, African, and Native American backgrounds to 1865. The course examines the origin and development of many of this nation's political, social, economic and intellectual institutions including their influences upon contemporary American life. These analyses also emphasize such historical concepts as cause and effect, multiple causation, and historical interpretation. This course is not open to students who have completed HIST 483.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jan 14-Mar 12
MW        07:00PM-10:10PM LEC P.Cooper             ARC MAIN DaviesHall 208  20813 
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Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
MW        07:30AM-08:50AM LEC P.Bethel             ARC MAIN DaviesHall 223  10111 Textbook
TTh       07:30AM-08:50AM LEC P.Bethel             ARC MAIN DaviesHall 223  10112 Textbook
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC P.Bethel             ARC MAIN DaviesHall 223  10113 Textbook
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC P.Bethel             ARC MAIN DaviesHall 223  19413 Textbook
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC E.Hashima            ARC MAIN DaviesHall 223  10114 Textbook
MW        12:00PM-01:20PM LEC P.Bethel             ARC MAIN DaviesHall 223  10115 Textbook
F         01:00PM-04:05PM LEC S.Mulvihill          ARC MAIN DaviesHall 223  20454 Textbook
TTh       01:30PM-02:50PM LEC P.Bethel             ARC MAIN DaviesHall 204  10117 Textbook
MW        01:30PM-02:50PM LEC E.Hashima            ARC MAIN DaviesHall 223  10116 Textbook
MW        03:00PM-04:20PM LEC E.Hashima            ARC MAIN DaviesHall 223  10118 Textbook
TTh       03:30PM-04:50PM LEC S.Lee                Off Campus Natomas N203  12329 Textbook
TTh       03:30PM-04:50PM LEC D.Davis              Off Campus Natomas N203  12329 Textbook
TTh       05:30PM-06:50PM LEC J.Tratos             ARC MAIN DaviesHall 223  20453 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC D.Reed               ARC MAIN Online          11512 Textbook
Online Orientation:    Tuesday, January 17    12:01AM-11:59PM
This course meets entirely online. For more information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online


HIST 311    History of the United States    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 102 and ENGRD 116 with a grade of "C" or better; OR ESLR 320 and ESLW 320 with a grade of "C" or better.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(a); CSU Area D6; CSU Area F1; IGETC Area 4F
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is a survey of United States History from 1865 to the present. It also analyzes many of America's political, social, economic, and intellectual institutions, including their influences upon contemporary life. This course also examines this nation's increasing involvement in world affairs. These analyses are set within the context of such historical concepts as cause and effect, multiple causation, and historical interpretation. This course is not open to students who have completed Hist 484.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 13-May 10
MW        07:00PM-10:10PM LEC S.Mulvihill          ARC MAIN DaviesHall 208  13710 
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Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
TTh       07:30AM-08:50AM LEC R.Pearson            ARC MAIN DaviesHall 219  13294 Textbook
MW        07:30AM-08:50AM LEC R.Pearson            ARC MAIN DaviesHall 219  10120 Textbook
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC R.Pearson            ARC MAIN DaviesHall 219  10121 Textbook
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC C.Padgett            ARC MAIN DaviesHall 105  10122 Textbook
F         09:00AM-12:05PM LEC C.Jardine            ARC MAIN DaviesHall 208  11624 Textbook
TTh       01:30PM-02:50PM LEC E.Hashima            ARC MAIN DaviesHall 223  10123 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC C.Padgett            ARC MAIN Online          10124 Textbook
Online Orientation:    Tuesday, January 17    12:01AM-11:59PM
This course meets entirely online. For more information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online

TTh       03:00PM-04:20PM LEC C.Padgett            ARC MAIN DaviesHall 105  11142 Textbook
TTh       08:00AM-09:20AM LEC J.Allen              Off Campus Natomas N101  12346 Textbook
TTh       05:30PM-06:50PM LEC D.VanElls            ARC MAIN DaviesHall 105  20455 Textbook
MW        06:00PM-07:20PM LEC R.Dunn               Off Campus Natomas/Ik A105 20734 Textbook


HIST 321    History of the United States: African-American Emphasis    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 102 or 103, and ENGRD 116 with a grade of "C" or better; OR ESLR 320 and ESLW 320 with a grade of "C" or better; OR placement through assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(a); AA/AS Area VI; CSU Area D6; CSU Area F1; IGETC Area 4F
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course covers U.S. history from 1865 to present, including coverage of state and local government with an emphasis on the role of African Americans, their relationships to other groups, and their specific contributions in the growth and development of the nation.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC R.Pearson            ARC MAIN DaviesHall 219  12489 
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MW        05:30PM-06:50PM LEC M.Galvin             ARC MAIN DaviesHall 223  13306 Textbook


HIST 323    History of the United States: The American Indian Experience    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 102 and ENGRD 116 with a grade of ‚C‚Ě or better; OR ESLR 320 and ESLW 320 with a grade of ‚C‚Ě or better.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(a); AA/AS Area VI; CSU Area D6; CSU Area F1; IGETC Area 4F
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is a survey of the North American Indian nations. The course covers the effects of European contact, trade, and colonization. It examines the effects of United States political, economic, and social policies on Indians throughout U.S. history. Also, emphasis is placed on American Indian people's attempts to protect their sovereignty and revitalize their societies across time.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
Th        06:00PM-09:10PM LEC K.Casper-Denman      ARC MAIN DaviesHall 106  13311 
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HIST 327    History of the Chicano/Mexican American    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 102 or 103, and ENGRD 116 with a grade of "C" or better; OR ESLR 320 and ESLW 320 with a grade of "C" or better; OR placement through assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(a); CSU Area D6; CSU Area F1; IGETC Area 4F
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is a study of the relationship between the development of American and Mexican civilization in the Western Hemisphere. Focus is on the role of the Mexican American experience as it was affected by social, political, and economic events in the U.S. Emphasis is placed on socio-cultural contributions of Mexican Americans to American institutions.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC M.Campbell           ARC MAIN DaviesHall 219  10104 
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HIST 330    Women in American History    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 102 and ENGRD 116 with a "C" or better; OR ESLR 320 and ESLW 320, with a grade of "C" or better.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(a); AA/AS Area VI; CSU Area D6; CSU Area F1; IGETC Area 4F
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course offers a survey of U.S. women's history, including the origin and development of the nation's political, social, economic, and intellectual institutions, from pre-contact indigenous societies to the modern era. The diverse roles and contributions of European American, Native American, African American, Mexican American, and Asian American women are emphasized throughout the course.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 13-May 10
MW        07:00PM-10:10PM LEC D.Reed               ARC MAIN DaviesHall 106  21310 
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Schedule: Eight Week 2nd - Alt. Dates, Mar 17-May 16
W         06:00PM-07:50PM LEC G.Gompert            Off Campus McClellan 204 13375 Textbook
Sa        08:00AM-12:15PM LEC G.Gompert            Off Campus McClellan 204 13375 Textbook
This course is part of ACE (Accelerated College Education) program for working adults. This course meets on Wednesday evenings AND on Saturdays. For further information, visit the ACE website at www.arc.losrios.edu/ace or call (916) 570-5044.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
TTh       07:30AM-08:50AM LEC A.Feely              ARC MAIN DaviesHall 105  10105 Textbook
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC M.Campbell           ARC MAIN DaviesHall 219  10688 Textbook
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC C.Leonhardt          ARC MAIN DaviesHall 105  12497 Textbook
MW        12:00PM-01:20PM LEC M.Campbell           ARC MAIN DaviesHall 219  10107 Textbook
MW        01:30PM-02:50PM LEC C.Leonhardt          ARC MAIN DaviesHall 105  10109 Textbook
TTh       01:30PM-02:50PM LEC M.Campbell           ARC MAIN DaviesHall 219  10106 Textbook
MW        03:00PM-04:20PM LEC C.Leonhardt          ARC MAIN DaviesHall 105  11709 Textbook
MW        07:00PM-08:20PM LEC M.Galvin             ARC MAIN DaviesHall 223  10110 Textbook
TTh       07:00PM-08:20PM LEC D.VanElls            ARC MAIN DaviesHall 105  20458 Textbook
TTh       06:00PM-07:20PM LEC S.Lee                Off Campus Natomas N203  19373 Textbook
TTh       06:00PM-07:20PM LEC D.Davis              Off Campus Natomas N203  19373 Textbook
F         05:30PM-08:40PM LEC A.Feely              Off Campus Natomas N203  12347 Textbook


HIST 340    History of California through 1879    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); CSU Area C2; CSU Area D6; IGETC Area 3B
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is a survey of the original people of California, the discovery and settlement of California by the Spanish, the Mexican period, American conquest and occupation, the Gold Rush, and events through the Constitution of 1879.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC C.Leonhardt          ARC MAIN DaviesHall 105  20747 
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TBA       TBA             LEC C.Leonhardt          ARC MAIN Online          11893 Textbook
Online Orientation:    Tuesday, January 17    12:01AM-11:59PM
This course meets entirely online. For more information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online


HIST 365    Asian Civilization    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 102 or 103, and ENGRD 116 with a grade of "C" or better; OR ESLR 320 and ESLW 320 with a grade of "C" or better; OR placement through assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C2; CSU Area D6; IGETC Area 3B
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is a survey of the political, social, economic and cultural transformation of India, China and Japan since 1800. It emphasizes how these countries responded to the challenges of modernity and western imperialism by embracing new ideas, new approaches to statecraft, and new social and cultural norms. Topics include the emergence of western dominance in Asia, the breakdown of states and empires in conjunction with, and partly as a result of, western imperialism, the development of Asian nationalisms and nationalist movements, and the growth of Japanese imperialism and the effects that this had on the rest of Asia.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
TTh       12:00PM-01:20PM LEC J.Weiner             ARC MAIN DaviesHall 208  11894 
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HIST 367    History of Russia    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 102 or 103, and ENGRD 116; OR ESLR 320 and ESLW 320
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); CSU Area C2; CSU Area D6; IGETC Area 3B
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is a survey of Russian history from 1861 to the present. It examines the major social, political, and economic developments that have shaped Russian society and culture. Special attention is given to Russian culture, politics, and protest during the 19th century, the revolutions of 1917 and the Bolshevik rise to power, the creation and expansion of the Soviet state under Stalin, and the decline and collapse of Soviet power.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC W.Wrightson          ARC MAIN DaviesHall 208  12492 
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HIST 373    History of Mexico    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 102 or 103, and ENGRD 116 with a grade of "C" or better; OR ESLR 320 and ESLW 320 with a grade of "C" or better; OR placement through assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); CSU Area C2; CSU Area D6; IGETC Area 3B
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is a survey of the history of Mexico from the pre-classical period to the present. It examines the origins and development of Mexico‚s political, economic, religious, and intellectual institutions, their influence on Mexican society and culture, and the resultant legacy that is modern Mexico.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC E.Hashima            ARC MAIN DaviesHall 223  11892 
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HIST 484    History of the United States - Honors    3 Units

Prerequisite: Placement into ENGWR 480 through the assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(a); CSU Area D6; CSU Area F1; IGETC Area 4F
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is an introduction to the study of American history from 1865 to the present day. This seminar-style honors course utilizes class discussion based on the reading of selected monographs and primary documents. Particular emphasis will be placed on the interrelationships of American political, economic, social, and cultural developments. Critical thinking skills are emphasized in responding to these issues. This course is not open to students who have completed HIST 311.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
MW        01:30PM-02:50PM LEC R.Pearson            ARC MAIN DaviesHall 219  11895 
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Spring 2012 Class Schedule

Updated: April 17, 2012