Spring 2017 Class Schedule (ARC)



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IDES 131    Sacramento Design History - Old Town    .5 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 9 hours LEC
Description: This course explores the rich architectural and interior design history of Old Town Sacramento. Field trips are required. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 23-Feb 12
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Cooley             ARC MAIN Online          19319 
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NOTE: This course will use Desire2Learn https://d2l.losrios.edu/


IDES 132    Sacramento Design History - Victorian    .5 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 9 hours LEC
Description: This course explores the styles of Victorian architectural and interior design history in the Sacramento area. Field trips are required. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 13-Mar 05
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Pazdernik          ARC MAIN Online          19320 
Textbook
NOTE: This course will use Canvas https://canvas.losrios.edu


IDES 133    Sacramento Design History - Bungalows     .5 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 9 hours LEC
Description: This course explores the architectural and interior design history of bungalows in the Sacramento area. Field trips are required. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 06-Mar 26
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Pazdernik          ARC MAIN Online          19321 
Textbook
NOTE: This course will use Canvas https://canvas.losrios.edu


IDES 134    Sacramento Design History - Fabulous Forties    .5 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 9 hours LEC
Description: This course explores architectural and interior design history of the Fabulous Forties area in Sacramento. Field trips are required. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 27-Apr 23
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Pazdernik          ARC MAIN Online          19322 
Textbook
NOTE: This course will use Canvas https://canvas.losrios.edu


IDES 300    Fundamentals of Interior Design    3 Units

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 introductory survey course addresses various aspects of the interior design industry and profession. It includes the study and application of design principles and elements; influences of historical, cultural, and functional design factors; the selection and arrangement of interior furnishings and materials; and an overview of career options in interior design. Field trips may be required.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        11:30AM-12:50PM LEC D.New                ARC MAIN Arts & Sci 111  12256 
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TTh       03:00PM-04:20PM LEC D.New                ARC MAIN Arts & Sci 111  10021 Textbook
NOTE: This course will use Desire2Learn https://d2l.losrios.edu/


IDES 310    History of Interior Architecture and Furnishings I    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 I; CSU Area C1; CSU Area C2
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course covers the historical relationship between the decorative arts, period furniture, and interior architecture from antiquity through Victorian. Emphasis is placed on identification of specific furniture styles and architectural features. Field trips may be required.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jan 14-Mar 13
MWF       09:00AM-11:05AM LEC D.New                ARC MAIN Arts & Sci 111  19317 
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IDES 312    History of Interior Architecture and Furnishings II    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 I; CSU Area C1
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course covers the historical relationship between the decorative arts, period furniture, and interior architecture from the American Colonial periods through Modern and Contemporary. Emphasis is on style development as it relates to socio-economic and political factors of the times, as well as identification of specific furniture styles and architectural features. Asian, African, Mid-Eastern, and other non-western styles are also included.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 14-May 11
MWF       09:00AM-11:05AM LEC D.New                ARC MAIN Arts & Sci 111  11082 
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IDES 322    Materials of Interior Design    3 Units

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 covers the industry, technology, products, and specification issues of interior finish materials. Textiles, floor coverings, paint and wall coverings, window treatments, furnishings and surface materials, and lighting are included. Field trips may be required.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 14-May 11
TTh       06:00PM-09:05PM LEC M.Cooley             ARC MAIN Arts & Sci 111  10022 
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NOTE: This course consists of field trips throughout the Sacramento area. Students must provide their own transportation.


IDES 326    Interior Design Sales    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course covers various aspects of selling proposed residential and commercial design projects. Included are personal presentation, selling techniques, making the sale, closing the deal, job completion, and follow up. Field trips may be required.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
M         06:00PM-09:05PM LEC J.Pazdernik          ARC MAIN Arts & Sci 111  12339 
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IDES 330    Beginning Interior Design Studio    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: MATH 25 or 41 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course covers basic construction, layouts, products, and materials. Topics include floor plans, structural elements, and interior space planning. Presentation methods are explored. Field trips may be required.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jan 14-Mar 13
TTh       06:00PM-09:05PM LEC D.New                ARC MAIN Arts & Sci 111  12815 
Textbook

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 14-May 11
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Cooley             ARC MAIN Online          12816 Textbook
NOTE: This course will use Canvas https://canvas.losrios.edu


IDES 334    Interior Environment and Space Planning    3 Units

Prerequisite: IDES 330 with a grade of "C" or better
Corequisite: IDES 350
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course covers the analysis and application of design concepts and space planning techniques. It includes resources necessary to creatively solve problems relative to the function and quality of human environments. Topics include the integration of barrier-free design, the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), resource management, and environmental psychology design. Field trips may be required.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TTh       09:00AM-09:50AM LEC M.Cooley             ARC MAIN Arts & Sci 111  11191 
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TTh       10:00AM-11:20AM LAB M.Cooley             ARC MAIN Arts & Sci 111    


IDES 350    Codes and Universal Access for Interior Design    2 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: Eligible for ENGRD 310 or ENGRD 312 AND ENGWR 300; OR ESLR 340 AND ESLW 340.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC
Description: This course explores local, state, and federal regulations concerning life-safety issues and barrier-free access (Americans with Disabilities Act and Universal Design requirements) relative to residential and contract design. It also covers codes and interior specifications. Special attention is given to performance, health-safety, and barrier-free design when estimating and preparing specifications for space planning, materials, and furnishings/products.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jan 14-Mar 13
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Cooley             ARC MAIN Online          11804 
Textbook
NOTE: This course will use Desire2Learn https://d2l.losrios.edu/


IDES 351    Codes and Universal Access Lab    1 Unit

Prerequisite: IDES 330 with a grade of "C" or better
Corequisite: IDES 350
Advisory: Eligible for ENGRD 310 or ENGRD 312 AND ENGWR 300; OR ESLR 340 AND ESLW 340.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LAB
Description: This course applies the content and skills from IDES 350 to various design scenarios requiring Universal Design, Barrier-Free design and ADA (Americans with Disabilities Act) compliance. Projects are drafted following prescribed criteria.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
W         06:00PM-09:05PM LAB M.Cooley             ARC MAIN Arts & Sci 111  11083 
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IDES 495    Independent Studies in Interior Design    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 14-May 17
TBA       TBA             LAB M.Cooley              TBA TBA                 12728 
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Spring 2017 Class Schedule

Updated: May 5, 2017