Spring 2014 Class Schedule (ARC)



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HCD 114    Human Potential Seminar    2 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 36 hours LEC
Description: This course provides an in-depth examination of techniques to be used in enhancing one's chances for success in college. It is designed to meet the needs of students who are experiencing difficulty in achieving their goals in higher education. Course topics include: motivation, goal setting, communication skills, time management, exam preparation, note taking and reading college textbooks. It is required for most dismissed students for readmission to the college.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jan 18-Mar 17
MW        05:00PM-07:05PM LEC M.Gomez              ARC MAIN DaviesHall 217  12247 
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Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 18-May 15
MW        05:30PM-07:35PM LEC T.Times              ARC MAIN DaviesHall 206  12404 Textbook

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 18-May 21
TTh       12:00PM-12:50PM LEC J.Adams              ARC MAIN Lib 002         10076 Textbook
Th        02:00PM-03:50PM LEC J.Adams              ARC MAIN Lib 002         10077 Textbook


HCD 310    College Success    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGRD 116 or ESLR 320; ENGRW 102 or 103 or ESLW 320
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b); CSU Area E1
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course covers the skills and knowledge necessary for college success. Topics include motivation, self discipline, learning styles, memory development, time management, communication skills, goal-setting, career planning, study skills and techniques, and critical thinking skills. Additionally, it covers personal issues that are commonly encountered by many college students. Campus resources, college regulations, and information competency are also addressed. This course is highly recommended for first time college students and/or continuing college students who would benefit. Field trips may be required.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jan 18-Mar 12
T         05:55PM-07:30PM LEC J.Econome            Off Campus Natomas/Ik G224 18855 
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Sa        08:00AM-12:20PM LEC J.Econome            Off Campus Natomas N103  18855 Textbook
This class is part of the ACE (Accelerated College Education) program which is a continuing cohort for working adults. This course meets on Tuesday evenings AND on Saturdays. For further information, visit the ACE website at www.arc.losrios.edu/ace or call (916) 485-6000.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 18-May 21
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC H.Hughes             ARC MAIN Portable 614    11593 Textbook
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC J.Econome            ARC MAIN Portable 614    11594 Textbook
W         02:00PM-03:20PM LEC R.Moore              ARC MAIN Portable 614    13292 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC R.Moore              ARC MAIN Online          13292 Textbook
1.6 online TBA hours required per week

TTh       04:00PM-05:20PM LEC J.Scalzi-Pesola      ARC MAIN Portable 614    10855 Textbook
MW        05:00PM-06:20PM LEC A.Longhitano         ARC MAIN Portable 614    11958 Textbook
MW        04:30PM-05:50PM LEC S.Dilgard            Off Campus Natomas N102  11794 Textbook
TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LEC R.Quintero           ARC MAIN Portable 614    12768 Textbook


HCD 318    Transfer: Making It Happen    2 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 III(b)
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC
Description: This course provides a comprehensive study of the university transfer process as it relates to community college students. Topics include an overview of American higher education, transfer admissions requirements, college research, major selection, transfer resources, student support services, transitional issues, the college application process, and preparation for graduate and professional education. Field trips may be required.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 18-May 21
TTh       04:30PM-05:20PM LEC R.Ramirez            ARC MAIN Raef 161        11595 
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MW        12:30PM-01:20PM LEC R.Ramirez            ARC MAIN Portable 614    11168 Textbook
Learning Community -- Puente Project - 6 units - Class Registration Number INDIS 1000 20092 This section of HCD 318 is taught in combination with ENGWR 300 (MW 9:00-10:20 AM) and ENGWR 304 (M 10:30 - 11:35 AM). The mission of the Puente Project is designed to increase the number of educationally underrepresented students who transfer to four-year Colleges and universities. Puente builds a community of motivated college students by providing English instruction in a supportive environment. The English composition course features Mexican American/ Latino literature; the Human Career Development class helps each student plan their class schedules and navigate the university application process. See course descriptions for ENGWR 300, ENGWR 304 and HCD 318. One unit of the Reading Center and one unit of the Writing Center will be required. Sign up using the one class number listed for the Learning Community; you will receive credit and a grade for each individual course listed in the Learning Community.


HCD 330    Life and Career Planning    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 51, ESLR 310, or ESLW 310
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b)
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC
Description: This course is a comprehensive approach to life and career planning based on extensive measurement of aptitude, interests, personality type, values, and skills. Personal and career goals are formulated using career research and decision-making strategies. Course topics include changing career trends and job search techniques.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jan 18-Mar 17
MW        10:00AM-11:05AM LEC C.Funk               ARC MAIN Science 420     10053 
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M         07:00PM-09:05PM LEC J.Fernandez          ARC MAIN Portable 614    13160 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC K.Ball               ARC MAIN Online          13040 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC S.Andre              ARC MAIN Online          13042 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Nelson             ARC MAIN Online          13290 Textbook

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 18-May 15
Th        09:30AM-11:35AM LEC J.Adams              ARC MAIN HeEd 710        11346 Textbook
Th        05:15PM-07:20PM LEC J.Fernandez          ARC MAIN DaviesHall 217  13291 Textbook
MW        03:30PM-04:35PM LEC T.Times              Off Campus Natomas N201  11240 Textbook
TTh       03:30PM-04:20PM LEC T.Times              Off Campus Natomas N102  12799 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC S.Andre              ARC MAIN Online          13043 Textbook
NOTE: Enrolled students need to email the instructor at andres@arc.losrios.edu the week before the class begins to request access to the class site. Include your full name, student ID number, the five-digit class number you are enrolled in, and whether you are enrolled in the class or on the waiting list. Do not buy any materials for this class until instructed to do so. There is no in-person orientation for the class. For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online

TBA       TBA             LEC J.Nelson             ARC MAIN Online          10913 Textbook
TTh       10:30AM-11:20AM LEC J.Mays               ARC MAIN Tech Ed 303     18639 Textbook
Learning Community -- Umoja-Sakhu- 5 units - Class Registration Number INDIS 1000, 20093 This section of HCD 330 is being offered in conjunction with the Umoja-Sakhu Learning Community which includes all of the following courses: CISA 305, ENGWR 300, ENGWR 304 and HCD 330. Courses are linked using INDIS 1000 (7 units) and open to all students eligible to enroll in ENGWR 300. Eligible students interested in enrolling must attend an informational meeting on Thursday, December 19, 3-4pm or Wednesday, January 15, 12-1pm. For additional information please go to http://www.arc.losrios.edu/Support_Services/Umoja-Sakhu.htm or contact Jeri Marshall (marshaj@arc.losrios.edu), Judy Mays (maysj@arc.losrios.edu) or Reyna Moore (moorer@arc.losrios.edu).


HCD 331    Career and Job Search Strategies    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: HCD 330
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b)
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC
Description: This course assists students preparing for the current job market. Topics include; researching career fields, developing specific career/educational goals, informational interviewing, internships, professional networking, resume writing, interviewing skills, and current job search strategies.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 18-May 15
T         06:00PM-08:05PM LEC J.Scalzi-Pesola      ARC MAIN DaviesHall 209  10490 
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HCD 382    Specific Learning Strategies    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGRD 116 and ENGWR 102 with a grade of "C" or better; OR ESLR 320 and ESLW 320 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course provides learning support related to specific learning disabilities. It presents academic strategies to compensate for learning disabilities in order to provide for success in other college course work.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 18-May 21
W         11:00AM-12:20PM LEC J.Rust               ARC MAIN Portable 614    10857 
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TBA       TBA             LEC J.Rust               ARC MAIN Online          10857 Textbook
1.7 TBA online hours required

W         01:30PM-02:50PM LEC J.Rust               ARC MAIN Portable 603A   10856 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Rust               ARC MAIN Online          10856 Textbook
1.7 online TBA hours per week required

TTh       06:00PM-07:20PM LEC A.Sala               ARC MAIN Portable 614    11910 Textbook

Spring 2014 Class Schedule

Updated: September 22, 2014