Spring 2016 Class Schedule (ARC)



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NUTRI 130    Introduction to Dietary Management    2 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.
Hours: 36 hours LEC
Description: This course provides an introduction to the profession of dietetics, with emphasis on a career as a dietary services supervisor (DSS). It examines current public policy and legislation related to the profession. It also includes the fundamentals of basic nutrition, individuals' nutritional needs throughout the life cycle, health promotion, and disease prevention.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 18
W         06:00PM-07:50PM LEC S.Guthrie            ARC MAIN Arts & Sci 103  11819 
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NUTRI 134    Nutritional Care Management    3 Units

Prerequisite: NUTRI 130 with a grade of "C" or better
Corequisite: NUTRI 135
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is a study of nutrition therapeutic diets used in health care facilities. It emphasizes the modification of diets for various dietary needs of the long-term care resident.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 18
T         06:00PM-09:05PM LEC M.Braun              ARC MAIN HeEd 700        12116 
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NUTRI 135    Clinical Experience in Nutritional Care Management    2.5 Units

Prerequisite: NUTRI 130 with a grade of "C" or better
Corequisite: NUTRI 134
Enrollment Limitation: Current TB clearance and other immunizations required by clinical facility.
Hours: 18 hours LEC ; 90 hours LAB
Description: This course provides clinical experience in nutritional care management. Topics include disorders of the gastrointestinal tract, diabetes, wasting disorders, nutrition, and mental health. A portion of this course may be offered in a TBA component of 90 hours which will include professionally supervised clinical experience in dietary departments of acute care hospitals and long term care facilities.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 18
T         05:00PM-05:50PM LEC S.Guthrie            ARC MAIN HeEd 700        12117 
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TBA       TBA             LAB S.Guthrie             TBA TBA                   
The clinical labs will be conducted at individual sites in nursing homes and assisted living facilities. Each student will need to keep a daily log that indicates time of arrival and time of leaving. The student must sign in and out each day and this must be initialed by the on-site supervisor. In addition, the instructor must keep a log of each student visit as well as mileage.


NUTRI 295    Independent Studies in Nutrition    1-3 Units

Prerequisite: None
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 J.Gonsalves           TBA TBA                 13292 
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NUTRI 300    Nutrition    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGRW 102 or 103, and ENGRD 116, or ESLR 320, ESLL 320, and ESLW 320
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b); AA/AS Area IV; CSU Area E1
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This is an in-depth study of the essential nutrients and their functions, and the chemical compositions of foods and their utilization in the body. This course includes discussion of the nutritional values of foods, current topics in nutrition, and individuals' nutrition needs throughout the life cycle.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jan 16-Mar 14
TBA       TBA             LEC S.Chou               ARC MAIN Online          10968 
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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
M         06:00PM-09:10PM LEC A.Dimond             Off Campus McClellan 220 11307 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC A.Dimond             Off Campus McClellan ONLINE 11307 Textbook
Mandatory Orientation:     Wednesday, March 16    06:00PM-08:00PM    Room: McClellan 220
For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online
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 J.Gonsalves          ARC MAIN Online          10967 Textbook
For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online

TBA       TBA             LEC S.Chou               ARC MAIN Online          12698 Textbook
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        07:30AM-08:50AM LEC M.Schirmer           ARC MAIN Arts & Sci 103  10779 Textbook
TTh       07:30AM-08:50AM LEC V.Lopez              ARC MAIN Arts & Sci 103  11820 Textbook
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC M.Schirmer           ARC MAIN Arts & Sci 103  10030 Textbook
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC S.Chou               ARC MAIN HeEd 700        10780 Textbook
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC S.Chou               ARC MAIN Arts & Sci 103  10031 Textbook
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC J.Gonsalves          ARC MAIN HeEd 700        10476 Textbook
F         09:00AM-12:05PM LEC V.Lopez              ARC MAIN Arts & Sci 103  10750 Textbook
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC J.Gonsalves          ARC MAIN HeEd 700        10032 Textbook
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC V.Lopez              ARC MAIN HeEd 716        10781 Textbook
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC J.Gonsalves          ARC MAIN HeEd 700        10708 Textbook
MW        01:00PM-02:20PM LEC S.Chou               ARC MAIN Arts & Sci 103  10033 Textbook
TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LEC S.Chou               ARC MAIN Arts & Sci 103  11134 Textbook
MW        03:00PM-04:20PM LEC V.Lopez              ARC MAIN HeEd 700        10488 Textbook
TTh       03:00PM-04:20PM LEC M.Schirmer           ARC MAIN Arts & Sci 103  10782 Textbook
F         06:00PM-09:05PM LEC J.Garbutt            ARC MAIN Arts & Sci 103  12289 Textbook
MW        08:00AM-09:20AM LEC V.Lopez              Off Campus Natomas N201  12047 Textbook
F         09:00AM-12:05PM LEC I.Roltsch            Off Campus Natomas N102  11474 Textbook
MW        04:30PM-05:50PM LEC N.Decker             Off Campus Natomas/Ik A215 11471 Textbook
TTh       06:00PM-07:20PM LEC S.Kennedy            Off Campus Natomas/Ik A204 11473 Textbook
Th        06:00PM-09:05PM LEC J.Bergman            Off Campus Natomas/Ik C222 11472 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC A.Giusti             ARC MAIN Online          11133 Textbook
For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online

TBA       TBA             LEC A.Giusti             ARC MAIN Online          11086 Textbook
For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online

TBA       TBA             LEC J.Gonsalves          ARC MAIN Online          10675 Textbook
For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online

TBA       TBA             LEC J.Gonsalves          ARC MAIN Online          10783 Textbook
For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 16-May 18
TBA       TBA             LEC K.Wise               ARC MAIN Online          20676 Textbook


NUTRI 302    Nutrition for Physical Performance    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 III(b); AA/AS Area IV
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course presents a comprehensive study of nutrition and fitness as they apply to fitness, sport skill training, and athletic performance. It includes an in-depth study of essential nutrients and functions, chemical compositions of foods and their use in the body as they relate to physical performance, muscle strength development, cardiovascular fitness, and body composition.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 18
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC A.Giusti             ARC MAIN Arts & Sci 103  10034 
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NUTRI 310    Cultural Foods of the World    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 102 and ENGRD 116, OR ESLL 320, ESLR 320, and ESLW 320.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b) (effective Summer 2015); AA/AS Area VI; CSU Area D7; IGETC Area 4G
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course offers an anthropological perspective of traditional and contemporary food customs and cultures. Western and non-western food customs are compared including their social, religious, economic, and aesthetic significance. Included are ethnocentrism, gender-related stereotypes, and racism as they relate to the availability, distribution, and preparation of food throughout the world. The nutritional status of various cultures as it relates to geographic, agricultural and socioeconomic factors is studied.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 18
MW        01:00PM-02:20PM LEC J.Gonsalves          ARC MAIN HeEd 700        11320 
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NUTRI 320    Children's Health, Safety and Nutrition    3 Units

Same As: ECE 415
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.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course examines basic nutrition, health, and safety needs of children from the prenatal period through school age. Topics include introduction to early childhood curriculum, laws, regulations, standards, policies, and procedures related to child health, safety, and nutrition. Course emphasis is placed on integrating and maintaining the optimal health, safety, and nutritional concepts in everyday planning and program development for all children, along with the importance of collaboration with families and health professionals. This course is not open to students who have taken ECE 415. (C-ID ECE 220)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 18
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC M.Schirmer           ARC MAIN Arts & Sci 103  20256 
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TBA       TBA             LEC S.Chou               ARC MAIN Online          20258 Textbook


NUTRI 324    Nutrition for Healthy Aging    3 Units

Same As: GERON 340
Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: Eligible for ENGRD 310 or ENGRD 312 AND ENGWR 300; OR ESLR 340 AND ESLW 340.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course focuses on the nutrition of older adults. Topics include the effects of nutrition on health and well-being and the physiologic changes in aging, the effects of smell and taste on nutritional status, age-related changes in the gastrointestinal tract, risk factors for cardiovascular disease, and cancer and nutrition. This course is not open to students who have completed GERON 340.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 18
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Schirmer           ARC MAIN Online          12238 
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NUTRI 495    Independent Studies in Nutrition    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 J.Gonsalves           TBA TBA                 13277 
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Spring 2016 Class Schedule

Updated: May 2, 2016