Spring 2018 Class Schedule (ARC)



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SPEECH 301    Public Speaking    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 300 with a grade of "C" or better; OR ESLL 320 and ESLW 340 with a grade of "C" or better.
General Education: AA/AS Area II(b); CSU Area A1; IGETC Area 1C
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course covers oral composition and delivery. It focuses on the organization, use of supporting materials, methods of securing interest, presentation of information, and persuasive appeals necessary to be effective in oral communication situations. Audio/video recording equipment may be used as an aid to self-analysis and improvement. (C-ID COMM 110)

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 13-May 10

TTh04:30PM-07:40PMLECN.PfisterARC MAIN DaviesHall 21410641Textbook

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 13-May 16

MW07:30AM-08:50AMLECD.Shrope-AustinARC MAIN DaviesHall 21410904Textbook
TTh07:30AM-08:50AMLECP.DuaxARC MAIN DaviesHall 21610534Textbook
MW09:00AM-10:20AMLECA.ShubbARC MAIN DaviesHall 21610535Textbook
TTh09:00AM-10:20AMLECP.DuaxARC MAIN DaviesHall 21610637Textbook
TTh09:00AM-10:20AMLECP.JurachARC MAIN DaviesHall 21410533Textbook
MW10:30AM-11:50AMLECD.Shrope-AustinARC MAIN DaviesHall 21610536Textbook
MW10:30AM-11:50AMLECA.ShubbARC MAIN DaviesHall 21510573Textbook
TTh10:30AM-11:50AMLECD.Shrope-AustinARC MAIN DaviesHall 21610638Textbook
MW01:30PM-02:50PMLECT.ByrdARC MAIN DaviesHall 11310667Textbook
TTh01:30PM-02:50PMLECT.ByrdARC MAIN DaviesHall 20110922Textbook
MW01:30PM-02:50PMLECD.Shrope-AustinARC MAIN DaviesHall 21410552Textbook
MW01:30PM-02:50PMLECP.JurachARC MAIN DaviesHall 21612683Textbook
MW03:00PM-04:20PMLECT.ByrdARC MAIN DaviesHall 21410538Textbook
TTh03:00PM-04:20PMLECT.ByrdARC MAIN DaviesHall 21410537Textbook
MW06:00PM-07:20PMLECP.LagergrenARC MAIN DaviesHall 21611637Textbook
TTh06:00PM-07:20PMLECK.VasquezARC MAIN DaviesHall 21611638Textbook
TTh07:30PM-08:50PMLECK.VasquezARC MAIN DaviesHall 21611541Textbook
TTh04:30PM-05:50PMLECR.LingsweilerOff Campus Natomas/Ik A10211252Textbook
TTh06:00PM-07:20PMLECR.LingsweilerOff Campus Natomas/Ik A10211250Textbook
MW11:00AM-12:20PMLECK.RieseOff Campus Natomas N10211251Textbook
MW07:30PM-08:50PMLECJ.SteadOff Campus Natomas/Ik A10211253Textbook
MW12:00PM-01:20PMLECT.ByrdARC MAIN DaviesHall 21412904Textbook
SPEECH 301 (3 units)
The above section of SPEECH 301 (12904) is part of the Umoja-Sakhu Learning Community. This learning community is designed to enhance the cultural and educational experiences of community college students, particularly those who identify as African American. To sign up, eligible students must attend an informational meeting to receive a permission number: Wednesdays, 3:00-3:30pm in Portable 613A on November 29th and December 6th. After these dates or for more information, please contact Judy Mays (maysj@arc.losrios.edu), Kim Herrell (herrelk@arc.losrios.edu) or Reyna Moore (moorer@arc.losrios.edu) or go to
http://www.arc.losrios.edu/Support_Services/Umoja-Sakhu.htm.


SPEECH 302    Persuasive Speech    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: SPEECH 301 with a grade of "C" or better; and eligible for ENGRD 310 or ENGRD 312 AND ENGWR 300; OR ESLR 340 AND ESLW 340.
General Education: CSU Area A3
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is a detailed study of persuasive discourse through an understanding of basic communication principles. Emphasis is placed on the use of proofs, language, and logical thinking. Audio- and/or video-recording equipment may be used as an aid for self-analysis and improvement. (C-ID COMM 190)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 13-May 16

TTh12:00PM-01:20PMLECD.Shrope-AustinARC MAIN DaviesHall 21612739Textbook

SPEECH 311    Argumentation and Debate    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 300, ENGWR 480, or SPEECH 301
General Education: CSU Area A3
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course focuses on critical thinking with an emphasis on building and analyzing logical arguments. Rhetorical strategies are discussed and practiced. The course covers organization, supporting materials, delivery of effective arguments, and the use of questioning in critical thinking. (C-ID COMM 120)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 13-May 16

MW12:00PM-01:20PMLECP.DuaxARC MAIN DaviesHall 21512905Textbook
TTh12:00PM-01:20PMLECP.DuaxARC MAIN DaviesHall 21411636Textbook

SPEECH 321    Interpersonal Communication    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 on communication between individuals, with emphasis on the acquisition of techniques and skills essential to self-actualization and to establishing authentic personal, social, and professional relationships. Effective communication strategies are discussed, practiced, and reflected upon both in and outside the classroom environment. (C-ID COMM 130)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 13-May 16

MW09:00AM-10:20AMLECP.DuaxARC MAIN DaviesHall 21512906Textbook
TTh10:30AM-11:50AMLECA.ShubbARC MAIN DaviesHall 21510786Textbook
T06:00PM-09:05PMLECT.ByrdARC MAIN DaviesHall 21510894Textbook

SPEECH 325    Intercultural Communication    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 VI; CSU Area D; IGETC Area 4
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is an introduction to the challenges and rewards of intercultural communication in everyday situations. It is designed to increase understanding of variations in communication patterns across cultures and prepares individuals for more effective communication. Emphasis is on both international culture variance and sub-cultural group-based experiential background variance. (C-ID COMM 150)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 13-May 16

F09:00AM-12:05PMLECE.HarderARC MAIN DaviesHall 21511441Textbook

SPEECH 331    Group Discussion    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 II(b); CSU Area A1; IGETC Area 1C
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course covers the dynamics of group communication and prepares individuals to function more effectively in groups. It focuses on oral communication in task and social groups. Topics include communication concepts and behaviors in problem solving, decision making, leadership, conflict management, and group roles and norms. (C-ID COMM 140)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 13-May 16

TTh07:30AM-08:50AMLECD.Shrope-AustinARC MAIN DaviesHall 21411868Textbook
MW09:00AM-10:20AMLECP.JurachARC MAIN DaviesHall 21410869Textbook
MW10:30AM-11:50AMLECP.JurachARC MAIN DaviesHall 21411270Textbook
TTh10:30AM-11:50AMLECP.JurachARC MAIN DaviesHall 21412740Textbook
MW01:30PM-02:50PMLECP.DuaxARC MAIN DaviesHall 21510539Textbook
TTh01:30PM-02:50PMLECP.JurachARC MAIN DaviesHall 21510639Textbook
MW03:00PM-04:20PMLECJ.NortonARC MAIN DaviesHall 21510640Textbook
TTh03:00PM-04:20PMLECP.DuaxARC MAIN DaviesHall 21512328Textbook
MW04:30PM-05:50PMLECS.KirchnerARC MAIN DaviesHall 21412330Textbook
MW07:30PM-08:50PMLECS.KirchnerARC MAIN DaviesHall 21511635Textbook
MW06:00PM-07:20PMLECJ.SteadOff Campus Natomas/Ik A10219493Textbook

SPEECH 361    The Communication Experience    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 II(b); CSU Area A1; IGETC Area 1C
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course provides an introduction to basic skills and concepts necessary for effective communication in a variety of contexts. Topics include effective listening, facilitation of interpersonal relationships, conflict resolution, media communication, practical group experience, and public speaking. (C-ID COMM 180)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 13-May 16

TTh09:00AM-10:20AMLECA.ShubbARC MAIN DaviesHall 21510844Textbook
Th06:00PM-09:05PMLECJ.GilgunARC MAIN DaviesHall 21513266Textbook
TTh12:00PM-01:20PMLECA.ShubbARC MAIN DaviesHall 21511128Textbook

SPEECH 495    Independent Studies in Speech    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

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Spring 2018 Class Schedule

Updated: December 13, 2017