Spring 2015 Class Schedule (ARC)



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ECON 302    Principles of Macroeconomics    3 Units

Prerequisite: MATH 120, 124, 125, 129, or 133 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement through the assessment process.
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(b); CSU Area D2; IGETC Area 4B
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course, an introduction to macroeconomics, is concerned with the economic well-being of the national economy. Topics covered include supply, demand, aggregate supply, aggregate demand, equilibrium, money, banking, taxation, inflation, employment, and economic growth. (C-ID ECON 202)

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jan 17-Mar 16
F         12:20PM-03:25PM LEC M.Williams           ARC MAIN DaviesHall 106  20058 
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TBA       TBA             LEC M.Williams           ARC MAIN Online          20058 Textbook
Online & In-class
The above class meets both online and in the classroom.

MW        03:00PM-04:15PM LEC B.Rosario            ARC MAIN DaviesHall 106  12460 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC B.Rosario            ARC MAIN Online          12460 Textbook
Online & In-class
The above class meets both online and in the classroom.

TTh       05:30PM-08:40PM LEC D.Petersen           ARC MAIN DaviesHall 219  10949 Textbook

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 17-May 20
MW        07:30AM-08:50AM LEC C.Chen               ARC MAIN DaviesHall 114  10942 Textbook
TTh       07:30AM-08:50AM LEC C.Chen               ARC MAIN DaviesHall 114  10943 Textbook
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC C.Chen               ARC MAIN DaviesHall 114  10941 Textbook
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC F.Kinuthia           ARC MAIN DaviesHall 106  10945 Textbook
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC C.Chen               ARC MAIN DaviesHall 114  10944 Textbook
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC F.Kinuthia           ARC MAIN DaviesHall 106  10947 Textbook
MW        01:30PM-02:50PM LEC B.Rosario            ARC MAIN DaviesHall 106  10946 Textbook
The use of web based tools (i.e. Internet, D2L, etc.) is required in this class.

TTh       01:30PM-02:50PM LEC B.Rosario            ARC MAIN DaviesHall 106  10948 Textbook
The use of web based tools (i.e. Internet, D2L, etc.) is required in this class.

T         05:30PM-06:50PM LEC B.Rosario            ARC MAIN DaviesHall 106  10950 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC B.Rosario            ARC MAIN Online          10950 Textbook
Online & In-class
The above class meets both online and in the classroom.

M         06:00PM-07:15PM LEC B.Rosario            Off Campus Natomas/Ik A208 13416 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC B.Rosario            Off Campus Natomas ONLINE 13416 Textbook
Online & In-class
The above class meets both online and in the classroom. For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online

TBA       TBA             LEC F.Kinuthia           ARC MAIN Online          11877 Textbook
Online Orientation, Tuesday, January 20, 2015. This course meets entirely online. For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online

TBA       TBA             LEC F.Kinuthia           ARC MAIN Online          20059 Textbook
Online Orientation, Tuesday, January 20, 2015. This course meets entirely online. For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online


ECON 304    Principles of Microeconomics    3 Units

Prerequisite: MATH 120, 124, 125, 129, or 133 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement through the assessment process.
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(b); CSU Area D2; IGETC Area 4B
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is concerned with individuals and business firms and how they interact in the marketplace to determine prices, output, employment, and efficient utilization of economic resources. Topics include marginal utility, costs of production and natural resource economics. Additionally, it covers resource allocation under conditions of competition, monopoly, oligopoly, and monopolistic competition. (C-ID ECON 201)

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 17-May 14
F         12:20PM-03:25PM LEC M.Williams           ARC MAIN DaviesHall 107  13158 
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TBA       TBA             LEC M.Williams           ARC MAIN Online          13158 Textbook
Online & In-class
The above class meets both online and in the classroom.
4.4 online hours per week required

MW        03:00PM-04:15PM LEC B.Rosario            ARC MAIN DaviesHall 106  12461 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC B.Rosario            ARC MAIN Online          12461 Textbook
Online & In-class
The above class meets both online and in the classroom.
3.9 hours per week online

TTh       05:30PM-08:40PM LEC D.Petersen           ARC MAIN DaviesHall 219  12860 Textbook

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 17-May 20
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC C.Chen               ARC MAIN DaviesHall 114  10951 Textbook
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC F.Kinuthia           ARC MAIN DaviesHall 106  10955 Textbook
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC F.Kinuthia           ARC MAIN DaviesHall 106  12770 Textbook
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC C.Chen               ARC MAIN DaviesHall 114  10952 Textbook
MW        12:00PM-01:20PM LEC B.Rosario            ARC MAIN DaviesHall 106  10953 Textbook
The use of web-based tools (i.e. Internet, D2L, etc.) is required in this class.

W         06:00PM-07:15PM LEC T.Willis             Off Campus Natomas/Ik A208 10954 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC T.Willis             Off Campus Natomas ONLINE 10954 Textbook
Online & In-class
The above class meets both online and in the classroom. For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online

TBA       TBA             LEC F.Kinuthia           ARC MAIN Online          12075 Textbook
Online Orientation, Tuesday, January 20, 2015. This course meets entirely online. For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online


ECON 320    Concepts in Personal Finance    3 Units

Same As: BUS 320
Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 102 or 103, and ENGRD 116; OR ESLR 320 and ESLW 320.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); AA/AS Area III(b); CSU Area D2
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course covers how to analyze financial affairs for lifelong decision making. It examines the basics of financial planning and the analysis and decision making in areas of budgeting, taxes, borrowing, money management, insurance, investments, and retirement. This course is not open to students who have completed BUS 320.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 17-May 20
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC M.Condos             ARC MAIN Lib 002         13461 
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TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC M.Condos             ARC MAIN Lib 002         13462 Textbook
MW        07:00PM-08:20PM LEC P.Butler             ARC MAIN Lib 002         13463 Textbook
TTh       06:00PM-07:20PM LEC T.Willis             Off Campus Natomas/Ik G211 12101 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC R.Gonzalez           ARC MAIN Online          13464 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC R.Gonzalez           ARC MAIN Online          13465 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC R.Gonzalez           ARC MAIN Online          13466 Textbook

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 14-May 15
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Condos             ARC MAIN Online          20748 Textbook
Mandatory Online Orientation
For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online


ECON 495    Independent Studies in Economics    1-3 Units

Prerequisite: None
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 162 hours LAB
Description: Independent Study is an opportunity for the student to extend classroom experience in this subject, while working independently of a formal classroom situation. Independent study is an extension of work offered in a specific class in the college catalog. To be eligible for independent study, students must have completed the basic regular catalog course at American River College (ARC). They must also discuss the study with a professor from the Department of Economics at ARC in this subject and secure approval. Only one independent study for each catalog course will be allowed.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 17-May 20
TBA       TBA             LAB C.Chen                TBA TBA                 20587 
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Spring 2015 Class Schedule

Updated: May 5, 2015