Spring 2015 Class Schedule (ARC)



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HEED 300    Health Science    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b); CSU Area E1
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course focuses upon those elements of human behavior which influence the health status of both the individual and the community. Topics include personal fitness, nutrition, sexuality, sexually transmitted disease, drug dependence including alcohol and tobacco, as well as lifestyle disease especially cancer, cardiovascular disease and lung disease.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jan 17-Mar 16
TBA       TBA             LEC L.Rivers             ARC MAIN Online          11889 
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Mandatory Online Orientation
For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online

TBA       TBA             LEC L.Rivers             ARC MAIN Online          11765 Textbook
Mandatory Online Orientation
For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 17-May 14
TBA       TBA             LEC L.Rivers             ARC MAIN Online          13105 Textbook
Mandatory Online Orientation
For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 17-May 20
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC L.Rivers             ARC MAIN Tech Ed 312     11305 Textbook
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC R.Gebo               ARC MAIN Tech Ed 312     11306 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Coldiron           Off Campus McClellan ONLINE 19911 Textbook
Mandatory Online Orientation
For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online

MW        03:00PM-04:20PM LEC R.Gebo               Off Campus McClellan 101 20692 Textbook


HEED 308    Environmental Health Science    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area IV
Course Transferable to UC/CSU, Green Course Green Course
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course provides a survey of society's interaction with the environment, current environmental factors, and the influence of these interactions on human health. These factors include population dynamics, poverty, hunger, the atmosphere, climate change, air pollution, the water cycle, water resources, water pollution, solid and hazardous wastes, food management, pests and pesticides, toxic substances, and environmental diseases that are associated with these factors. The focus is on sustainable solutions and the reduction of environmentally related disease in humans. Field trips may be required.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jan 17-Mar 16
TBA       TBA             LEC L.Rivers             ARC MAIN Online          13012 
Textbook
Mandatory Online Orientation
For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 17-May 20
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC N.Decker             ARC MAIN Tech Ed 312     13993 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC L.Rivers             ARC MAIN Online          13106 Textbook
The online class will begin Wednesday, January 21. There will be an online orientation due on Tuesday, January 27, at 11am. The class will take place in D2L, the Los Rios course management system.
The instructor, Professor Rivers, will be on-campus on Wednesday at 9am in room 312, the old meeting time and place, to orient you to the online class. Attendance at the class orientation is optional. She will continue to have office hours MW at 9am should you need assistance with the class or with working online.


HEED 310    Community CPR and Adult AED    1 Unit

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.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC
Description: This course provides knowledge and skills for emergency life-saving techniques involving infants, children, and adults. Respiratory and cardiovascular distress, non-breathing, unconsciousness, choking, and cardiac arrest are addressed. The infant and child and the adult cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR)/Automatic External Defibrillator (AED) certification examinations are included.

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 05-Jan 08
MTWTh     09:00AM-01:15PM LEC J.English            ARC MAIN GYM STAGE       12295 
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Class meets January 5, 6, 7, and 8, 2015.

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 20-Mar 13
F         09:00AM-01:15PM LEC J.English            ARC MAIN GYM STAGE       11351 Textbook
Class meets February 20, 27, March 6, and 13, 2015.

Schedule: Other Term, Apr 10-May 01
F         09:00AM-01:15PM LEC J.English            ARC MAIN GYM STAGE       20850 Textbook


HEED 311    CPR and Pediatric First Aid    1.5 Units

Same As: ECE 414
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.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 27 hours LEC
Description: This course covers emergency life saving and first aid techniques involving infants and children. Respiratory distress, non-breathing, unconsciousness, choking, and other pediatric emergencies are addressed. CPR for adults is another major component of this course. The California Child Care first aid certificate examination, the Adult CPR, and the Infant and Child CPR examination are included. This course fulfill Title 22 (California Department of Social Services) Health and Safety requirements for staff. This course is not open to students who have completed ECE 414.

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 26-Feb 11
MW        12:15PM-04:30PM LEC J.English            ARC MAIN GYM STAGE       13961 
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Class meets January 26, 28, February 2, 4, 9, and 11, 2015.


HEED 315    First Aid    .5 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGRD 116 or ESLR 320; or placement through the assessment process.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 9 hours LEC
Description: This course provides guidelines that enable the citizen responder to give appropriate care to a victim who is injured or becomes suddenly ill. Topics include controlling bleeding, splinting, and treating seizures and heart attacks.

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 23-Jan 30
F         09:00AM-01:15PM LEC J.English            ARC MAIN GYM STAGE       12975 
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Class meets January 23 and 30, 2015.


HEED 323    Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)/Automated External Defibrillators (AED) for the Professional R    .5 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.
Enrollment Limitation: Current American Red Cross Community CPR OR American Heart Association Basic Life Support Certification
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 9 hours LEC
Description: This course meets the requirements for Red Cross certification as a professional rescuer. It includes legal considerations, disease transmission, severe bleeding, and moving the victims, as well as professional rescuer situation practice sessions.

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 12-Jan 14
MW        09:00AM-01:15PM LEC J.English            ARC MAIN GYM STAGE       12032 
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Class meets January 12 & 14, 2015.

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 20-Mar 27
F         09:00AM-01:15PM LEC J.English            ARC MAIN GYM STAGE       19296 Textbook
Class meets March 20 & 27, 2015.


HEED 495    Independent Studies in Health Education    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. They must also discuss the study with a professor 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 L.Rivers              TBA TBA                 19840 
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Spring 2015 Class Schedule

Updated: May 5, 2015