Spring 2016 Class Schedule (ARC)



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HEED 300    Health Science    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 upon factors 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 diseases related to lifestyle.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jan 16-Mar 14
TBA       TBA             LEC L.Rivers             Off Campus McClellan ONLINE 13308 
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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          10793 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 15-May 12
MW        06:00PM-09:10PM LEC N.Decker             Off Campus McClellan 103 20617 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC L.Rivers             ARC MAIN Online          11940 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 16-May 18
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC L.Rivers             ARC MAIN Tech Ed 312     10394 Textbook
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC J.Coldiron           ARC MAIN Tech Ed 312     10395 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 16-Mar 14
TBA       TBA             LEC L.Rivers             ARC MAIN Online          11859 
Textbook
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          11941 Textbook
Mandatory online orientation, for further information about the course requirements please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/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 04-Jan 07
MTWTh     09:00AM-01:15PM LEC J.English            ARC MAIN GYM STAGE       11282 
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Class meets January 4, 5, 6, and 7, 2016.

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 26-Mar 18
F         09:00AM-01:15PM LEC J.English            ARC MAIN GYM STAGE       10435 Textbook
Class meets February 26, March 4, 11, and 18, 2016.


HEED 311    CPR and Pediatric First Aid    1.5 Units

Same As: ECE 414
Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: Eligible for ENGRD 310 or ENGRD 312 AND ENGWR 300; OR ESLR 340 AND ESLW 340.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 27 hours LEC
Description: This course meets the requirements for American Red Cross certification in California Child Care Health & Safety Training which includes adult, child, and infant CPR and pediatric first aid. It also includes legal considerations, avoiding disease transmission, responding to sudden illnesses and injuries, and recognition of common childhood diseases. This course is not open to students who have completed ECE 414.

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 25-Feb 10
MW        12:15PM-04:30PM LEC J.English            ARC MAIN GYM STAGE       12510 
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Class meets January 25, 27, February 1, 3, 8, and 10, 2016.


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 22-Jan 29
F         09:00AM-01:15PM LEC J.English            ARC MAIN GYM STAGE       11833 
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Class meets January 22 and 29, 2016.


HEED 323    Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)/Automated External Defibrillators (AED) for the Professional R    .5 Units

Prerequisite: HEED 310 with a grade of "C" or better, or current American Red Cross or American Heart Association Community or Professional Rescuer CPR certification
Advisory: Eligible for ENGRD 310 or ENGRD 312 AND ENGWR 300; OR ESLR 340 AND ESLW 340.
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, avoiding disease transmission, controlling severe bleeding, and moving victims, as well as professional rescuer situation practice sessions.

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 11-Jan 13
MW        09:00AM-01:15PM LEC J.English            ARC MAIN GYM STAGE       11035 
Textbook
Class meets January 11 & 13, 2016.

Schedule: Other Term, Apr 01-Apr 08
F         09:00AM-01:15PM LEC J.English            ARC MAIN GYM STAGE       13030 Textbook
Class meets April 1 & 8, 2016.


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 16-May 18
TBA       TBA             LAB L.Rivers              TBA TBA                 13263 
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Spring 2016 Class Schedule

Updated: May 2, 2016