Spring 2019 Class Schedule (ARC)



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ENGRD 15    Basic Reading Skills    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGRD 14 with a "C" or better, or 1.5 units of ENGRD 54 with a "P" AND ENGRD 55 with a "P," or placement through the assessment process.
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course provides instruction in techniques for improving basic skills in reading. It involves intensive work with word attack, literal comprehension, vocabulary and study skills, including practice with multicultural reading materials and strategies. Individual work in ENGRD 50, Reading Center: Individualized Support Skills for ENGRD 15, may be required by instructor. This course is not open to students who have completed ENGRD 56 or ENGWR 56 with a grade of "C" or better.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22

MW09:30AM-10:50AMLECJ.LaflamOff Campus Natomas N10120784Textbook
TTh11:00AM-12:20PMLECS.ParrishOff Campus Natomas N10311078Textbook

ENGRD 54    Succeeding in College Reading    1.5 Units

Prerequisite: Placement through the assessment process.
Corequisite: Concurrent enrollment in ENGRD 310 (Critical Reading as Critical Thinking) or ENGRD 312 (Academic Textbook Reading); AND ENGRD 314 (Speed Reading)
Hours: 27 hours LEC
Description: This course offers small- and large-group instruction on reading processes, reading strategies, and critical thinking skills necessary for success in college reading. Assignments are connected to students' ENGRD 310 or ENGRD 312 coursework. Pre-reading, reading, and post-reading processes are covered. This is a corequisite course for students who are concurrently enrolled in ENGRD 310 or 312 and ENGRD 314. Pass/No pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 22-Apr 30

TTh07:30PM-08:20PMLECD.ValenzonaOff Campus Natomas/Ik A20720785Textbook
This section of ENGRD 54 is part of the English Reading 310-Plus Learning Community. To enroll, you must also add ENGRD 310 TTh 6:00-7:20 PM (11080) into your eservices shopping cart. You must also enroll in any .5 unit section of ENGRD 314.


ENGRD 111    Reading Across the Disciplines: Academic and Professional Development    .5 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Corequisite: Enrollment in a below transfer-level course.
Hours: 9 hours LEC
Description: This course offers reading skills development for students below transfer-level as applied to various content-area courses. Topics include the following: strategies for textbook comprehension, note-taking, annotating, mastering disciplined-base vocabulary, paraphrasing, reading graphics, and test-taking strategies. Students must come to the R.A.D. Center and meet with a R.A.D. staff member before enrolling. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 04-Apr 08
RAD (Reading Across Disciplines)

M12:30PM-01:20PMLECJ.LaflamNatomas Off Campus LRC12607Textbook
RAD (Reading Across Disciplines)
M02:30PM-03:20PMLECJ.LaflamNatomas Off Campus LRC12608Textbook
RAD (Reading Across Disciplines)
M06:00PM-06:50PMLECJ.TorresNatomas Off Campus LRC12609Textbook
RAD (Reading Across Disciplines)
M07:00PM-07:50PMLECJ.TorresNatomas Off Campus LRC12610Textbook

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 05-Apr 02
RAD (Reading Across Disciplines)

T12:30PM-01:20PMLECS.ParrishNatomas Off Campus LRC12612Textbook

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 06-Apr 03
RAD (Reading Across Disciplines)

W12:30PM-01:20PMLECJ.LaflamNatomas Off Campus LRC12611Textbook
RAD (Reading Across Disciplines)
W02:30PM-03:20PMLECJ.LaflamNatomas Off Campus LRC20786TextbookFree Digital Book
RAD (Reading Across Disciplines)
W07:00PM-07:50PMLECJ.TorresNatomas Off Campus LRC20787TextbookFree Digital Book

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 07-Apr 04
RAD (Reading Across Disciplines)

Th12:30PM-01:20PMLECS.ParrishNatomas Off Campus LRC20788TextbookFree Digital Book

ENGRD 116    Proficient Reading    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGRD 15, ENGRD 56, or ENGWR 56 with a grade of "C" or better, or placement through the assessment process.
Advisory: Concurrent enrollment in ENGWR 101.
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course analyzes expository and argumentative essays, textbooks, and literature in preparation for ENGRD 310 or ENGRD 312 and other transfer-level classes across the disciplines. It emphasizes recognition of an author's thesis, supporting details, point of view, purpose, and tone through an in-depth analysis of an essay's structure. This course also focuses on applying study strategies for comprehending and retaining information from textbooks in preparation for tests. Individual work in the Writing Across the Curriculum Program, the Reading Across the Disciplines Program, or the Reading Center may be required.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22

TTh09:30AM-10:50AMLECS.ParrishOff Campus Natomas N10311079Textbook

ENGRD 310    Critical Reading as Critical Thinking    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGRD 116 with a grade of "C" or better, or placement through the assessment process.
Corequisite: ENGRD 314
Advisory: Concurrent enrollment in ENGWR 300.
General Education: AA/AS Area II(b); CSU Area A3
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course covers the theory and practice of critical and speed reading skills needed for successful academic performance with an emphasis on the following: (1) critical and analytical evaluation of college-level expository and argumentative essays, (2) development of flexible reading rate and speed, (3) critical analysis and evaluation of independent research, (4) vocabulary development, and (5) application of these skills to multicultural essays, journals, fiction, and nonfiction reading. (Competency: Reading)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22

TTh06:00PM-07:20PMLECD.ValenzonaOff Campus Natomas/Ik A20711080Textbook
You must also enroll in any .5 unit section of ENGRD 314.

See chart of English Reading courses for placement at a specific level at
http://search.arc.losrios.edu/docs.htm


ENGRD 314    Reading Across the Disciplines: Speed Reading    .5 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Corequisite: ENGRD 310 or 312
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 9 hours LEC
Description: This course offers reading skills to transfer-level students as applied to various content-area courses. Topics include the following: assessing the reading process and material to employ appropriate strategies to meet the purpose for reading; utilize ones reading rates and style based on purpose and material; utilize college-level, discipline-based vocabulary; and master the skills needed to critically read and analyze future transfer level courses and texts. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 12-Apr 09
RAD (Reading Across Disciplines)

T05:00PM-05:50PMLECD.ValenzonaNatomas Off Campus LRC11242Textbook

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 13-Apr 10
RAD (Reading Across Disciplines)

W01:30PM-02:20PMLECJ.LaflamNatomas Off Campus LRC11244Textbook

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 14-Apr 11
RAD (Reading Across Disciplines)

Th05:00PM-05:50PMLECD.ValenzonaNatomas Off Campus LRC11243Textbook

ENGRD 315    Reading Across the Disciplines for Content Courses    .5 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Corequisite: another transfer-level content-area course
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 9 hours LEC
Description: This course offers reading skills to transfer-level students as they apply to various content-area courses. Topics include the following: strategies for textbook comprehension, note-taking, annotating, mastering discipline-based vocabulary, paraphrasing, reading graphics, test-taking, speed reading, and research techniques. Students must come to the R.A.D. Center and meet with a R.A.D. staff member before enrolling. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 22-Mar 05
CECA RAD:Strategies-Critical Readg

T03:30PM-04:35PMLECTBAOff Campus Natomas N10121146Textbook
The above class is part of the CECA (California Early College Academy) program which is a continuing cohort. For further information, call (916) 485-6000. Students must come to the R.A.D. Center in the Natomas LRC and meet with a R.A.D. staff member before enrolling.

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 23-Mar 06
CECA RAD:Strategies-Critical Readg

W03:30PM-04:35PMLECJ.LaflamOff Campus Natomas N10121144Textbook
The above class is part of the CECA (California Early College Academy) program which is a continuing cohort. For further information, call (916) 485-6000. Students must come to the R.A.D. Center in the Natomas LRC and meet with a R.A.D. staff member before enrolling.

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 24-Mar 07
CECA RAD:Strategies-Critical Readg

Th03:30PM-04:35PMLECTBAOff Campus Natomas N10121147Textbook
The above class is part of the CECA (California Early College Academy) program which is a continuing cohort. For further information, call (916) 485-6000. Students must come to the R.A.D. Center in the Natomas LRC and meet with a R.A.D. staff member before enrolling.

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 28-Mar 18
CECA RAD:Strategies-Critical Readg

M03:30PM-04:35PMLECJ.LaflamOff Campus Natomas N10121145Textbook
The above class is part of the CECA (California Early College Academy) program which is a continuing cohort. For further information, call (916) 485-6000. Students must come to the R.A.D. Center in the Natomas LRC and meet with a R.A.D. staff member before enrolling.

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 04-Apr 08
RAD (Reading Across Disciplines)

M01:30PM-02:20PMLECJ.LaflamNatomas Off Campus LRC12476Textbook
Students must come to the R.A.D. Center in the Natomas LRC and meet with a R.A.D. staff member before enrolling.

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 04-Mar 06
RAD (Reading Across Disciplines)

MW05:00PM-05:50PMLECJ.TorresNatomas Off Campus LRC12475Textbook
Students must come to the R.A.D. Center in the Natomas LRC and meet with a R.A.D. staff member before enrolling.

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 06-Apr 03
RAD (Reading Across Disciplines)

W06:00PM-06:50PMLECJ.TorresNatomas Off Campus LRC12473Textbook
Students must come to the R.A.D. Center in the Natomas LRC and meet with a R.A.D. staff member before enrolling.

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 07-Apr 04
RAD (Reading Across Disciplines)

Th01:30PM-02:20PMLECTBANatomas Off Campus LRC12477Textbook
Students must come to the R.A.D. Center in the Natomas LRC and meet with a R.A.D. staff member before enrolling.

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 18-Apr 22
RAD (Reading Across Disciplines)

MW05:00PM-05:50PMLECJ.TorresNatomas Off Campus LRC12474Textbook
Students must come to the R.A.D. Center in the Natomas LRC and meet with a R.A.D. staff member before enrolling.


ENGRD 316    Reading Across the Disciplines for Content Courses II    .5 Units

Prerequisite: ENGRD 315
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 9 hours LEC
Description: This course offers individualized or small-group sessions to help students who have already completed ENGRD 315 improve classroom performance. It focuses on application of inferential and critical reading strategies and study skills to specific content classes and programs. Topics include learning style assessment, how to implement appropriate reading strategies, and how to choose the best study methods. Students must come to the RAD Center and meet with a RAD staff member before enrolling. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 04-Apr 08
RAD (Reading Across Disciplines)

M01:30PM-02:20PMLECJ.LaflamNatomas Off Campus LRC13070Textbook
Students must come to the R.A.D. Center in the Natomas LRC and meet with a R.A.D. staff member before enrolling.

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 04-Mar 06
RAD (Reading Across Disciplines)

MW05:00PM-05:50PMLECJ.TorresNatomas Off Campus LRC13067Textbook
Students must come to the R.A.D. Center in the Natomas LRC and meet with a R.A.D. staff member before enrolling.

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 06-Apr 03
RAD (Reading Across Disciplines)

W06:00PM-06:50PMLECJ.TorresNatomas Off Campus LRC13068Textbook
Students must come to the R.A.D. Center in the Natomas LRC and meet with a R.A.D. staff member before enrolling.

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 07-Apr 04
RAD (Reading Across Disciplines)

Th01:30PM-02:20PMLECTBANatomas Off Campus LRC13071Textbook
Students must come to the R.A.D. Center in the Natomas LRC and meet with a R.A.D. staff member before enrolling.

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 12-Apr 30
CECA RAD:Strategies-Critical Readg

T03:30PM-04:35PMLECTBAOff Campus Natomas N10121150Textbook
The above class is part of the CECA (California Early College Academy) program which is a continuing cohort. For further information, call (916) 485-6000. Students must come to the R.A.D. Center in the Natomas LRC and meet with a R.A.D. staff member before enrolling.

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 13-May 01
CECA RAD:Strategies-Critical Readg

W03:30PM-04:35PMLECJ.LaflamOff Campus Natomas N10121148Textbook
The above class is part of the CECA (California Early College Academy) program which is a continuing cohort. For further information, call (916) 485-6000. Students must come to the R.A.D. Center in the Natomas LRC and meet with a R.A.D. staff member before enrolling.

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 14-May 02
CECA RAD:Strategies-Critical Readg

Th03:30PM-04:35PMLECTBAOff Campus Natomas N10121151Textbook
The above class is part of the CECA (California Early College Academy) program which is a continuing cohort. For further information, call (916) 485-6000. Students must come to the R.A.D. Center in the Natomas LRC and meet with a R.A.D. staff member before enrolling.

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 18-Apr 22
RAD (Reading Across Disciplines)

MW05:00PM-05:50PMLECJ.TorresNatomas Off Campus LRC13069Textbook
Students must come to the R.A.D. Center in the Natomas LRC and meet with a R.A.D. staff member before enrolling.

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 25-May 13
CECA RAD:Strategies-Critical Readg

M03:30PM-04:35PMLECJ.LaflamOff Campus Natomas N10121149Textbook
The above class is part of the CECA (California Early College Academy) program which is a continuing cohort. For further information, call (916) 485-6000. Students must come to the R.A.D. Center in the Natomas LRC and meet with a R.A.D. staff member before enrolling.

Spring 2019 Class Schedule

Updated: November 14, 2018