Spring 2018 Class Schedule (ARC)



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IDES 102    Working with Clients    .5 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 9 hours LEC
Description: This course covers methods for effectively working with clients. Field trips are required.

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 14-Feb 04
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Pazdernik          ARC MAIN Online          19481 
Textbook
This section will be taught online using Canvas and you may login to your class sections at https://Canvas.losrios.edu.
Important information regarding this class will be sent to you only through your Los Rios Gmail account. Be sure that you check regularly!! Check email today at https://apps.losrios.edu/login.html
For more information regarding online classes at ARC, please see the Introduction to Online Learning webpage.


IDES 103    Furniture Markets     .5 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 9 hours LEC
Description: This course provides an opportunity to attend seasonal markets, such as the San Francisco Design Center (SFDC), to tour showrooms, attend lectures, and see the upcoming interior design offerings. Trends, markets, budgets, and products are discussed. Field trips are required.

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 11-Apr 08
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Cooley             ARC MAIN Online          19482 
Textbook
This section will be taught online using Canvas and you may login to your class sections at https://Canvas.losrios.edu.
Important information regarding this class will be sent to you only through your Los Rios Gmail account. Be sure that you check regularly!! Check email today at https://apps.losrios.edu/login.html
For more information regarding online classes at ARC, please see the Introduction to Online Learning webpage.


IDES 121    Event Planning for Interior Designers    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 18 hours LEC
Description: This course is a basic introduction to event planning and how it relates to interior design. Topics include fund raisers, corporate events, and private events such as weddings and parties. Field trips are required. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Five Week - Second, Feb 04-Mar 11
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Cooley             ARC MAIN Online          19484 
Textbook
This section will be taught online using Canvas and you may login to your class sections at https://Canvas.losrios.edu.
Important information regarding this class will be sent to you only through your Los Rios Gmail account. Be sure that you check regularly!! Check email today at https://apps.losrios.edu/login.html


IDES 130    Sacramento Design History - Architectural Gems    .5 Unit

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

Schedule: Other Term, Apr 08-Apr 29
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Cooley             ARC MAIN Online          20149 
Textbook
This section will be taught online using Canvas and you may login to your class sections at https://Canvas.losrios.edu.
Important information regarding this class will be sent to you only through your Los Rios Gmail account. Be sure that you check regularly!! Check email today at https://apps.losrios.edu/login.html


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: Eight Week - Second, Mar 13-May 10
MW        09:00AM-12:10PM LEC M.Cooley             ARC MAIN Arts & Sci 111  12081 
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Traditional classroom course but instructor has chosen to add web assignments. No class time cancelled in lieu of online activities. Instructor has chosen to add web assignments through the https://Canvas.losrios.edu . No class time cancelled in lieu of online activities.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 13-May 16
TBA       TBA             LEC D.New                ARC MAIN Online          10020 Textbook
This section will be taught online using Canvas and you may login to your class sections at https://Canvas.losrios.edu.
Important information regarding this class will be sent to you only through your Los Rios Gmail account. Be sure that you check regularly!! Check email today at https://apps.losrios.edu/login.html
For more information regarding online classes at ARC, please see the Introduction to Online Learning webpage.


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 13-Mar 12
TBA       TBA             LEC D.New                ARC MAIN Online          13169 
Textbook
This section will be taught online using Canvas and you may login to your class sections at https://Canvas.losrios.edu.
Important information regarding this class will be sent to you only through your Los Rios Gmail account. Be sure that you check regularly!! Check email today at https://apps.losrios.edu/login.html
For more information regarding online classes at ARC, please see the Introduction to Online Learning webpage.


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 13-May 10
TBA       TBA             LEC D.New                ARC MAIN Online          11004 
Textbook
This section will be taught online using Canvas and you may login to your class sections at https://Canvas.losrios.edu.
Important information regarding this class will be sent to you only through your Los Rios Gmail account. Be sure that you check regularly!! Check email today at https://apps.losrios.edu/login.html
For more information regarding online classes at ARC, please see the Introduction to Online Learning webpage.


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 - First, Jan 13-Mar 12
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Cooley             ARC MAIN Online          10021 
Textbook
This section will be taught online using Canvas and you may login to your class sections at https://Canvas.losrios.edu.
Important information regarding this class will be sent to you only through your Los Rios Gmail account. Be sure that you check regularly!! Check email today at https://apps.losrios.edu/login.html. For more information regarding online classes at ARC, please see the Introduction to Online Learning webpage.


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: Eight Week - Second, Mar 13-May 10
TBA       TBA             LEC D.New                ARC MAIN Online          12163 
Textbook
This section will be taught online using Canvas and you may login to your class sections at https://Canvas.losrios.edu.
Important information regarding this class will be sent to you only through your Los Rios Gmail account. Be sure that you check regularly!! Check email today at https://apps.losrios.edu/login.html. For more information regarding online classes at ARC, please see the Introduction to Online Learning webpage.


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 13-Mar 12
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Cooley             ARC MAIN Online          12579 
Textbook
This section will be taught online using Canvas and you may login to your class sections at https://Canvas.losrios.edu.
Important information regarding this class will be sent to you only through your Los Rios Gmail account. Be sure that you check regularly!! Check email today at https://apps.losrios.edu/login.html. For more information regarding online classes at ARC, please see the Introduction to Online Learning webpage.


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 13-May 16
TTh       06:00PM-06:50PM LEC D.New                ARC MAIN Arts & Sci 111  11107 
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TTh       07:00PM-08:20PM LAB D.New                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 13-Mar 12
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Cooley             ARC MAIN Online          11662 
Textbook
This section will be taught online using Canvas and you may login to your class sections at https://Canvas.losrios.edu.
Important information regarding this class will be sent to you only through your Los Rios Gmail account. Be sure that you check regularly!! Check email today at https://apps.losrios.edu/login.html
For more information regarding online classes at ARC, please see the Introduction to Online Learning webpage.


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: Eight Week - Second, Mar 13-May 10
TBA       TBA             LAB M.Cooley             ARC MAIN Online          11005 
Textbook
This section will be taught online using Canvas and you may login to your class sections at https://Canvas.losrios.edu.
Important information regarding this class will be sent to you only through your Los Rios Gmail account. Be sure that you check regularly!! Check email today at https://apps.losrios.edu/login.html. For more information regarding online classes at ARC, please see the Introduction to Online Learning webpage.


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 13-May 16
TBA       TBA             LAB M.Cooley              TBA TBA                 12507 
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Spring 2018 Class Schedule

Updated: December 11, 2017