Spring 2015 Class Schedule (ARC)



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SPEECH 301    Public Speaking    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 300 with a grade of "C" or better; OR ESLL 320 and ESLW 340 with a grade of "C" or better.
General Education: AA/AS Area II(b); CSU Area A1; IGETC Area 1C
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course covers oral composition and delivery. It focuses on the organization, use of supporting materials, methods of securing interest, presentation of information, and persuasive appeals necessary to be effective in oral communication situations. Audio/video recording equipment may be used as an aid to self-analysis and improvement. (C-ID COMM 110)

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 17-May 14
TTh       04:30PM-07:40PM LEC K.Vasquez            ARC MAIN DaviesHall 214  11714 
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MW        01:00PM-04:10PM LEC K.Erbe               Off Campus McClellan 208 19919 Textbook
MW        06:00PM-09:05PM LEC J.Stead              Off Campus Natomas/Ik A105 20847 Textbook

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 17-May 20
MW        07:30AM-08:50AM LEC P.Duax               ARC MAIN DaviesHall 214  12055 Textbook
TTh       07:30AM-08:50AM LEC P.Duax               ARC MAIN DaviesHall 216  11557 Textbook
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC A.Shubb              ARC MAIN DaviesHall 216  11558 Textbook
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC P.Duax               ARC MAIN DaviesHall 216  11710 Textbook
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC P.Jurach             ARC MAIN DaviesHall 214  11556 Textbook
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC A.Shubb              ARC MAIN DaviesHall 216  11559 Textbook
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC U.Leighton           ARC MAIN DaviesHall 215  11621 Textbook
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC P.Lagergren          ARC MAIN DaviesHall 216  11561 Textbook
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC P.Jurach             ARC MAIN DaviesHall 214  11711 Textbook
MW        12:00PM-01:20PM LEC E.Harder             ARC MAIN DaviesHall 216  11748 Textbook
TTh       12:00PM-01:20PM LEC P.Jurach             ARC MAIN DaviesHall 214  12074 Textbook
MW        01:30PM-02:50PM LEC P.Jurach             ARC MAIN DaviesHall 214  11585 Textbook
MW        01:30PM-02:50PM LEC D.Austin             ARC MAIN DaviesHall 216  20678 Textbook
TTh       01:30PM-02:50PM LEC R.Lingsweiler        ARC MAIN DaviesHall 216  12009 Textbook
MW        03:00PM-04:20PM LEC R.Lingsweiler        ARC MAIN DaviesHall 214  11563 Textbook
TTh       03:00PM-04:20PM LEC D.Austin             ARC MAIN DaviesHall 216  11562 Textbook
MW        04:30PM-05:50PM LEC U.Leighton           ARC MAIN DaviesHall 216  18942 Textbook
MW        06:00PM-07:20PM LEC J.Norton             ARC MAIN DaviesHall 216  13153 Textbook
TTh       07:30PM-08:50PM LEC K.Erbe               ARC MAIN DaviesHall 216  12996 Textbook
TTh       06:00PM-07:20PM LEC R.Reams              ARC MAIN DaviesHall 216  13154 Textbook
TTh       08:00AM-09:20AM LEC S.Kirchner           Off Campus Natomas N201  12541 Textbook
MW        02:00PM-03:20PM LEC U.Leighton           Off Campus Natomas N201  12544 Textbook
TTh       06:00PM-07:20PM LEC J.Stead              Off Campus Natomas/Ik A102 12540 Textbook
TTh       09:30AM-10:50AM LEC S.Kirchner           Off Campus Natomas N201  12542 Textbook
MW        06:00PM-07:20PM LEC D.Lopez              Off Campus Natomas/Ik A102 12545 Textbook


SPEECH 311    Argumentation and Debate    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 300, ENGWR 480, or SPEECH 301
General Education: CSU Area A3
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course focuses on critical thinking with an emphasis on building and analyzing logical arguments. Rhetorical strategies are discussed and practiced. The course covers organization, supporting materials, delivery of effective arguments, and the use of questioning in critical thinking. (C-ID COMM 120)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 17-May 20
MW        12:00PM-01:20PM LEC P.Duax               ARC MAIN DaviesHall 215  11897 
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TTh       12:00PM-01:20PM LEC P.Duax               ARC MAIN DaviesHall 216  13152 Textbook


SPEECH 321    Interpersonal Communication    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: Eligible for ENGRD 310 or ENGRD 312 AND ENGWR 300; OR ESLR 340 AND ESLW 340.
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b); CSU Area E1
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course focuses on communication between individuals, with emphasis on the acquisition of techniques and skills essential to self-actualization and to establishing authentic personal, social, and professional relationships. Effective communication strategies are discussed, practiced, and reflected upon both in and outside the classroom environment. (C-ID COMM 130)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 17-May 20
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC P.Duax               ARC MAIN DaviesHall 214  18943 
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TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC A.Shubb              ARC MAIN DaviesHall 215  11899 Textbook
TTh       06:00PM-07:20PM LEC D.Austin             ARC MAIN DaviesHall 215  12044 Textbook


SPEECH 325    Intercultural Communication    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 102, ENGWR 103, ESLL 320, and ESLW 320; or placement through the assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area VI
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is an introduction to the challenges and rewards of intercultural communication in everyday situations. It is designed to increase understanding of variations in communication patterns across cultures and prepares individuals for more effective communication. Emphasis is on both international culture variance and sub-cultural group-based experiential background variance. (C-ID COMM 150)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 17-May 20
F         09:00AM-12:05PM LEC A.Shubb              ARC MAIN DaviesHall 215  12840 
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SPEECH 331    Group Discussion    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: Eligible for ENGRD 310 or ENGRD 312 AND ENGWR 300; OR ESLR 340 AND ESLW 340.
General Education: AA/AS Area II(b); CSU Area A1; IGETC Area 1C
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course covers the dynamics of group communication and prepares individuals to function more effectively in groups. It focuses on oral communication in task and social groups. Topics include communication concepts and behaviors in problem solving, decision making, leadership, conflict management, and group roles and norms. (C-ID COMM 140)

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jan 17-Mar 16
TTh       04:30PM-07:40PM LEC K.Vasquez            ARC MAIN DaviesHall 214  18946 
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Schedule: Full Term, Jan 17-May 20
TTh       07:30AM-08:50AM LEC K.Riese              ARC MAIN DaviesHall 214  13518 Textbook
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC E.Harder             ARC MAIN DaviesHall 215  12012 Textbook
F         09:00AM-12:05PM LEC R.Lingsweiler        ARC MAIN DaviesHall 214  13490 Textbook
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC P.Jurach             ARC MAIN DaviesHall 214  12573 Textbook
MW        01:30PM-02:50PM LEC P.Lagergren          ARC MAIN DaviesHall 215  11565 Textbook
TTh       01:30PM-02:50PM LEC P.Duax               ARC MAIN DaviesHall 215  11712 Textbook
MW        03:00PM-04:20PM LEC D.Austin             ARC MAIN DaviesHall 215  11713 Textbook
TTh       03:00PM-04:20PM LEC K.Vasquez            ARC MAIN DaviesHall 215  18945 Textbook
MW        04:30PM-05:50PM LEC D.Austin             ARC MAIN DaviesHall 214  18947 Textbook
MW        07:30PM-08:50PM LEC J.Norton             ARC MAIN DaviesHall 214  13151 Textbook
TTh       07:30PM-08:50PM LEC V.Chochezi           Off Campus Natomas/Ik A102 11566 Textbook


SPEECH 361    The Communication Experience    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: Eligible for ENGRD 310 or ENGRD 312 AND ENGWR 300; OR ESLR 340 AND ESLW 340.
General Education: AA/AS Area II(b); CSU Area A1; IGETC Area 1C
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course provides an introduction to basic skills and concepts necessary for effective communication in a variety of contexts. Topics include effective listening, facilitation of interpersonal relationships, conflict resolution, media communication, practical group experience, and public speaking. (C-ID COMM 180)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 17-May 20
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC A.Shubb              ARC MAIN DaviesHall 215  11983 
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MW        12:00PM-01:20PM LEC P.Jurach             ARC MAIN DaviesHall 214  19892 Textbook
TTh       12:00PM-01:20PM LEC A.Shubb              ARC MAIN DaviesHall 215  12354 Textbook


SPEECH 495    Independent Studies in Speech    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 A.Shubb               TBA TBA                 19863 
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Spring 2015 Class Schedule

Updated: May 5, 2015