Spring 2016 Class Schedule (ARC)



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HIST 300    History of Western Civilization    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 102 or 103, and ENGRD 116 with a grade of āCā or better; OR ESLR 320 and ESLW 320 with a grade of āCā or better; OR placement through assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C2; CSU Area D6; IGETC Area 3B; IGETC Area 4F
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This survey course reviews western civilization from its origins in the Ancient Middle East until the Renaissance. It emphasizes the social, political, economic, cultural, and intellectual forces that have served to define western civilization. The focus is on the cultural legacies and contributions of the Ancient Middle East, Greece, Rome, and Medieval Europe to the development of western civilization. (Part of C-ID HIST 170)

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 15-May 12
MW        01:00PM-04:10PM LEC J.Allen              Off Campus McClellan 220 12695 
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Schedule: Eight Week 2nd - Alt. Dates, Mar 19-May 18
ACE (Accelerated College Education)
T         07:45PM-09:20PM LEC R.Gaudard            Off Campus Natomas N103  12365 Textbook
ACE (Accelerated College Education)
Sa        12:40PM-05:00PM LEC R.Gaudard            Off Campus Natomas N103  12365 Textbook
This above class is part of the ACE (Accelerated College Education) program which is a continuing cohort for working adults. This course meets on one week night 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 16-May 18
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC W.Wrightson          ARC MAIN DaviesHall 208  11439 Textbook
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC W.Wrightson          ARC MAIN DaviesHall 208  10070 Textbook
TTh       12:00PM-01:20PM LEC O.Garasanin          ARC MAIN DaviesHall 223  13368 Textbook
MW        01:30PM-02:50PM LEC W.Wrightson          ARC MAIN DaviesHall 208  10980 Textbook


HIST 302    History of Western Civilization    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 102 or 103, and ENGRD 116 with a grade of āCā or better; OR ESLR 320 and ESLW 320 with a grade of āCā or better.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C2; CSU Area D6; IGETC Area 3B; IGETC Area 4F
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is a survey of western civilization from the Renaissance to the present, emphasizing the interplay of social, political, economic, cultural, and intellectual forces in creating and shaping the modern world. The focus is on the process of modernization, stressing the secularization of western society and examining how war and revolution have served to create our world. This course is not open to students who have completed HIST 481. (C-ID HIST 180; Part of C-ID HIST 170)

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 15-May 12
MW        09:00AM-12:10PM LEC J.Allen              Off Campus McClellan 220 11966 
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Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 18
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC W.Wrightson          ARC MAIN DaviesHall 208  10071 Textbook
TTh       01:30PM-02:50PM LEC W.Wrightson          ARC MAIN DaviesHall 208  10072 Textbook
TTh       08:00AM-09:20AM LEC C.Jardine            Off Campus Natomas N101  19290 Textbook


HIST 307    History of World Civilizations to 1500    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
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); AA/AS Area I; AA/AS Area VI; CSU Area C2; CSU Area D6; IGETC Area 3B; IGETC Area 4F
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course surveys world civilizations from antiquity to the 1500s, with a particular emphasis on the dynamic interaction and comparison of diverse peoples, ethnicities, and cultures. Special attention is given to the social, political, economic, cultural, and religious influences that shaped major world civilizations. (C-ID HIST 150)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 18
TTh       01:30PM-02:50PM LEC O.Garasanin          ARC MAIN DaviesHall 105  10438 
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TTh       04:30PM-05:50PM LEC J.Weiner             ARC MAIN DaviesHall 208  10073 Textbook
MW        05:30PM-06:50PM LEC R.Caton              ARC MAIN DaviesHall 208  20604 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC C.Eberhardt          ARC MAIN Online          11198 Textbook
Online Orientation, Tuesday, January 19, 2016. This course meets entirely online. For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online


HIST 308    History of World Civilizations, 1500 to Present    3 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.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); AA/AS Area I; AA/AS Area VI; CSU Area C2; CSU Area D6; IGETC Area 3B; IGETC Area 4F
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is a survey of world history from the 16th century to the present, with particular emphasis on the increased integration of peoples and cultures as the result of the continuing process of globalization. The focus is on the revolutionary transformations of human society and human social relations caused by such new ideas as scientific racism, nationalism, imperialism, and constitutional government. It also covers important trends of the past five-hundred years including the increasing prevalence of migration, the changing nature of warfare, the harnessing of fossil fuels, the growing integration of global economies, and the scientific and technological breakthroughs that are continuing to revolutionize humanity's understanding of and relationship with the natural world. Through this focus it is possible to better understand the forces that have shaped world society over the past five-hundred years and that continue to shape the world today.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 15-May 12
TTh       06:00PM-09:05PM LEC R.Caton              ARC MAIN DaviesHall 113  12694 
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MW        07:00PM-10:10PM LEC R.Caton              ARC MAIN DaviesHall 208  20209 Textbook

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 18
MW        12:00PM-01:20PM LEC J.Weiner             ARC MAIN DaviesHall 208  10901 Textbook
TTh       12:00PM-01:20PM LEC R.Caton              ARC MAIN DaviesHall 200  20208 Textbook
MW        03:00PM-04:20PM LEC J.Weiner             ARC MAIN DaviesHall 208  10900 Textbook
TTh       03:00PM-04:20PM LEC J.Weiner             ARC MAIN DaviesHall 208  10981 Textbook
Th        06:30PM-09:40PM LEC B.Hamkar             Off Campus Natomas N101  19291 Textbook


HIST 310    History of the United States    3 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 V(a); CSU Area D6; CSU Area F1; IGETC Area 4F
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is a survey of United States history from its European, African, and Native American backgrounds to 1865. The course examines the origin and development of many of this nation's political, social, economic and intellectual institutions including their influences upon contemporary American life. These analyses also emphasize such historical concepts as cause and effect, multiple causation, and historical interpretation. This course is not open to students who have completed HIST 483. (C-ID HIST 130)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 18
MW        07:30AM-08:50AM LEC P.Bethel             ARC MAIN DaviesHall 223  10080 
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TTh       07:30AM-08:50AM LEC P.Bethel             ARC MAIN DaviesHall 223  10081 Textbook
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC P.Bethel             ARC MAIN DaviesHall 223  10082 Textbook
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC P.Bethel             ARC MAIN DaviesHall 223  13336 Textbook
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC E.Hashima            ARC MAIN DaviesHall 223  10083 Textbook
TTh       01:30PM-02:50PM LEC P.Bethel             ARC MAIN DaviesHall 114  10085 Textbook
MW        01:30PM-02:50PM LEC E.Hashima            ARC MAIN DaviesHall 223  10084 Textbook
MW        03:00PM-04:20PM LEC E.Hashima            ARC MAIN DaviesHall 223  10086 Textbook
TTh       05:30PM-06:50PM LEC S.Mulvihill          ARC MAIN DaviesHall 223  11989 Textbook
NOTE: The use of web-based tools (i.e. Internet, D2L, etc.) is required in this class.

TBA       TBA             LEC C.Padgett            ARC MAIN Online          12586 Textbook
Online Orientation, Tuesday, January 19, 2016. This course meets entirely online. For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online


HIST 311    History of the United States    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
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(a); CSU Area D6; CSU Area F1; IGETC Area 4F
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is a survey of United States History from 1865 to the present. It also analyzes many of America's political, social, economic, and intellectual institutions, including their influences upon contemporary life. This course also examines this nation's increasing involvement in world affairs. These analyses are set within the context of such historical concepts as cause and effect, multiple causation, and historical interpretation. This course is not open to students who have completed Hist 484. (C-ID HIST 140)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 18
TTh       07:30AM-08:50AM LEC R.Pearson            ARC MAIN DaviesHall 219  11750 
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MW        07:30AM-08:50AM LEC R.Pearson            ARC MAIN DaviesHall 219  10087 Textbook
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC C.Padgett            ARC MAIN DaviesHall 105  10089 Textbook
F         09:00AM-12:10PM LEC C.Jardine            ARC MAIN DaviesHall 208  11029 Textbook
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC R.Pearson            ARC MAIN DaviesHall 219  10088 Textbook
MW        12:00PM-01:20PM LEC P.Bethel             ARC MAIN DaviesHall 223  13337 Textbook
TTh       01:30PM-02:50PM LEC E.Hashima            ARC MAIN DaviesHall 223  10090 Textbook
TTh       05:30PM-06:50PM LEC D.VanElls            ARC MAIN DaviesHall 105  11990 Textbook
NOTE: The use of web-based tools (i.e. Internet, D2L, etc.) is required in this class.

TTh       12:30PM-01:50PM LEC D.Davis              Off Campus Natomas N101  12031 Textbook
NOTE: The use of web-based tools (i.e. Internet, D2L, etc.) is required in this class.

C2T (Cohort to Transfer)
TTh       09:30AM-10:50AM LEC S.Lee                Off Campus Natomas N102  19292 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC C.Padgett            ARC MAIN Online          12359 Textbook


HIST 321    History of the United States: African-American Emphasis    3 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.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(a); AA/AS Area VI; CSU Area D6; CSU Area F1; IGETC Area 4F
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course covers U.S. history from 1865 to present, including coverage of state and local government with an emphasis on the role of African Americans, their relationships to other groups, and their specific contributions in the growth and development of the nation.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 18
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC R.Pearson            ARC MAIN DaviesHall 219  11533 
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MW        01:30PM-02:50PM LEC R.Pearson            ARC MAIN DaviesHall 219  12196 Textbook


HIST 323    History of the United States: The American Indian Experience    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
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(a); AA/AS Area VI; CSU Area D6; CSU Area F1; IGETC Area 4F
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is a survey of the North American Indian nations. The course covers the effects of European contact, trade, and colonization. It examines the effects of United States political, economic, and social policies on Indians throughout U.S. history. Also, emphasis is placed on American Indian people's attempts to protect their sovereignty and revitalize their societies across time.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 18
W         06:00PM-09:10PM LEC K.Casper-Denman      ARC MAIN DaviesHall 105  11755 
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NOTE: The use of web-based tools (i.e. Internet, D2L, etc.) is required in this class.


HIST 325    History of Asian/Pacific Americans    3 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 V(a); AA/AS Area VI; CSU Area D3; CSU Area D6; CSU Area F1; IGETC Area 4F
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This is a survey lecture course that examines the history of Asian immigrants and Asian Americans in the United States from 1850 to the present. It includes the process of migration and settlement in the United States by people from East Asia, Southeast Asia, South Asia, and the Pacific islands. It examines the historical experience of these groups from a social, political, economic, and cultural perspective, with an emphasis on the following themes: work, family, community formation, government policies, race relations, and ethnic identities. It also addresses the contributions of Asian Americans to the multicultural development of contemporary American society, including the interaction of Asian Americans with people of European, African, Hispanic, and Native descent.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 18
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC E.Hashima            ARC MAIN DaviesHall 223  12905 
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HIST 327    History of the Chicano/Mexican American    3 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.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(a); CSU Area D6; CSU Area F1; IGETC Area 4F
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is a study of the relationship between the development of American and Mexican civilization in the Western Hemisphere. Focus is on the role of the Mexican American experience as it was affected by social, political, and economic events in the U.S. Emphasis is placed on socio-cultural contributions of Mexican Americans to American institutions.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 18
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC M.Campbell           ARC MAIN DaviesHall 219  10074 
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This section of HIST 327 (TTH, section 10074) is part of a Learning Community paired with a 1-unit section of ENGWR 360--WID. It is designed for students who are interested in a Mexican American / Chicano History course and want extra help with assignments as well as help improving their reading, writing, and study skills. Students must be enrolled in both the HIS 327 class and one of the related ENGWR 360 sections (either T 10:30-11:20, section 20457 or Th 10:30-11:20, section 20458). All students will meet for the Mexican American / Chicano History 327 course twice per week. Half of the class will meet in a computer lab for the ENGWR 360 course on Tuesdays, and the other half will meet in the computer lab on Thursdays. (NOTE: ENGWR 360 does not have any prerequisite requirements for enrollment.)


HIST 330    Women in American History    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 102 and ENGRD 116 with a "C" or better; OR ESLR 320 and ESLW 320, with a grade of "C" or better.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(a); AA/AS Area VI; CSU Area D6; CSU Area F1; IGETC Area 4F
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course offers a survey of U.S. women's history, including the origin and development of the nation's political, social, economic, and intellectual institutions, from pre-contact indigenous societies to the modern era. The diverse roles and contributions of European American, Native American, African American, Mexican American, and Asian American women are emphasized throughout the course.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jan 16-Mar 09
ACE (Accelerated College Education)
W         06:00PM-07:35PM LEC C.Padgett            Off Campus Natomas N201  12366 
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ACE (Accelerated College Education)
Sa        08:00AM-12:20PM LEC C.Padgett            Off Campus Natomas N201  12366 Textbook
The above class is part of the ACE (Accelerated College Education) program which is a continuing cohort for working adults. This course meets on one week night 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 16-May 18
TTh       07:30AM-08:50AM LEC D.Davis              ARC MAIN DaviesHall 105  10075 Textbook
NOTE: The use of web-based tools (i.e. Internet, D2L, etc.) is required in this class.

MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC M.Campbell           ARC MAIN DaviesHall 219  10502 Textbook
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC C.Leonhardt          ARC MAIN DaviesHall 105  11538 Textbook
NOTE: The use of web-based tools (i.e. Internet, D2L, etc.) is required in this class.

MW        12:00PM-01:20PM LEC M.Campbell           ARC MAIN DaviesHall 219  10077 Textbook
MW        01:30PM-02:50PM LEC C.Leonhardt          ARC MAIN DaviesHall 105  10078 Textbook
NOTE: The use of web-based tools (i.e. Internet, D2L, etc.) is required in this class.

TTh       01:30PM-02:50PM LEC M.Campbell           ARC MAIN DaviesHall 219  10076 Textbook
MW        03:00PM-04:20PM LEC C.Leonhardt          ARC MAIN DaviesHall 105  11077 Textbook
NOTE: The use of web-based tools (i.e. Internet, D2L, etc.) is required in this class.

M         05:30PM-08:45PM LEC C.Leonhardt          ARC MAIN DaviesHall 105  12650 Textbook
MW        07:00PM-08:20PM LEC S.Mulvihill          ARC MAIN DaviesHall 223  10079 Textbook
TTh       07:00PM-08:20PM LEC D.VanElls            ARC MAIN DaviesHall 105  11991 Textbook
NOTE: The use of web-based tools (i.e. Internet, D2L, etc.) is required in this class.

TTh       06:00PM-07:20PM LEC J.Rankin             Off Campus Natomas/Ik A208 11831 Textbook
NOTE: The use of web-based tools (i.e. Internet, D2L, etc.) is required in this class.

F         05:30PM-08:40PM LEC A.Feely              Off Campus Natomas N101  11458 Textbook
NOTE: The use of web-based tools (i.e. Internet, D2L, etc.) is required in this class.

MW        11:00AM-12:20PM LEC S.Lee                Off Campus Natomas N101  13314 Textbook
NOTE: The use of web-based tools (i.e. Internet, D2L, etc.) is required in this class.

TBA       TBA             LEC A.Feely              ARC MAIN Online          12090 Textbook
Online Orientation, Tuesday, January 19, 2016. This course meets entirely online. For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online


HIST 340    History of California through 1879    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 102 and ENGRD 116 with a "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 C2; CSU Area D6; IGETC Area 3B; IGETC Area 4F
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is a survey of the early history of California, starting with the original people of California, the discovery and settlement of California by the Spanish, the Mexican period, American conquest and occupation, the Gold Rush, and ending with events through the Constitution of 1879.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 18
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC C.Leonhardt          ARC MAIN DaviesHall 105  12035 
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NOTE: The use of web-based tools (i.e. Internet, D2L, etc.) is required in this class.


HIST 365    Asian Civilization    3 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.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C2; CSU Area D6; IGETC Area 3B; IGETC Area 4F
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is a survey of the political, social, economic and cultural transformation of India, China and Japan since 1800. It emphasizes how these countries responded to the challenges of modernity and western imperialism by embracing new ideas, new approaches to statecraft, and new social and cultural norms. Topics include the emergence of western dominance in Asia, the breakdown of states and empires in conjunction with, and partly as a result of, western imperialism, the development of Asian nationalisms and nationalist movements, and the growth of Japanese imperialism and the effects that this had on the rest of Asia.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 18
TTh       12:00PM-01:20PM LEC J.Weiner             ARC MAIN DaviesHall 208  11199 
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HIST 367    History of Russia    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 102 or 103, and ENGRD 116; OR ESLR 320 and ESLW 320
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); CSU Area C2; CSU Area D6; IGETC Area 3B; IGETC Area 4F
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is a survey of Russian history from 1861 to the present. It examines the major social, political, and economic developments that have shaped Russian society and culture. Special attention is given to Russian culture, politics, and protest during the 19th century, the revolutions of 1917 and the Bolshevik rise to power, the creation and expansion of the Soviet state under Stalin, and the decline and collapse of Soviet power.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 18
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC W.Wrightson          ARC MAIN DaviesHall 208  11536 
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HIST 373    History of Mexico    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 V(b); CSU Area C2; CSU Area D6; IGETC Area 3B; IGETC Area 4F
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is a survey of the history of Mexico from the pre-classical period to the present. It examines the origins and development of Mexico's political, economic, religious, and intellectual institutions, their influence on Mexican society and culture, and the resultant legacy that is modern Mexico.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 18
TTh       03:00PM-04:20PM LEC R.Caton              ARC MAIN DaviesHall 105  20210 
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HIST 484    History of the United States - Honors    3 Units

Prerequisite: Placement into ENGWR 480 through the assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(a); CSU Area D6; CSU Area F1; IGETC Area 4F
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is an introduction to the study of American history from 1865 to the present day. This seminar-style honors course utilizes class discussion based on the reading of selected monographs and primary documents. Particular emphasis will be placed on the interrelationships of American political, economic, social, and cultural developments. Critical thinking skills are emphasized in responding to these issues. This course is not open to students who have completed HIST 311. (C-ID HIST 140)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 18
TTh       12:00PM-01:20PM LEC R.Pearson            ARC MAIN DaviesHall 219  11200 
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HIST 495    Independent Studies in History    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 the subject of history, 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 C.Padgett             TBA TBA                 13264 
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Spring 2016 Class Schedule

Updated: May 2, 2016