Summer 2010 Class Schedule (ARC)



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ENGRD 12    Reading Center: Basic Reading Skills    .25-2 Units

Prerequisite: ESLR 50 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement through the assessment process.
Hours: 108 hours LAB
Description: The Reading Center offers individual instructional modules designed to acquire or improve reading skills in specific areas. Course offerings vary, depending upon needs and abilities. A partial list includes the following: comprehension, vocabulary development, critical reading, study skills, and spelling improvement. Enrollment is open through the eleventh week of the semester. Pass/no pass only. This course may be taken up to four times for credit with different course topics for a maximum of four units.

Schedule: Six Week - First, Jun 07-Jul 16
MTWTh     08:00AM-09:25AM LAB J.Roller             ARC MAIN Rm LRC          10434 
Textbook
MTWTh     08:00AM-09:25AM LAB C.Youngs             ARC MAIN Rm LRC          10434 Textbook
MTWTh     09:30AM-10:55AM LAB J.Roller             ARC MAIN Rm LRC          10436 Textbook
MTWTh     09:30AM-10:55AM LAB C.Youngs             ARC MAIN Rm LRC          10436 Textbook
MTWTh     11:00AM-12:25PM LAB J.Roller             ARC MAIN Rm LRC          15077 Textbook
MTWTh     11:00AM-12:25PM LAB C.Youngs             ARC MAIN Rm LRC          15077 Textbook
MTWTh     12:30PM-01:55PM LAB J.Roller             ARC MAIN Rm LRC          15078 Textbook
MTWTh     12:30PM-01:55PM LAB C.Youngs             ARC MAIN Rm LRC          15078 Textbook


ENGRD 15    Basic Reading Skills    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGRD 14 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement through the assessment process.
Advisory: Concurrent or previous enrollment in ENGWR 51.
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 the Learning Resource Center may be required by instructor.

Schedule: Six Week - First, Jun 07-Jul 16
MTWTh     08:00AM-10:05AM LEC D.Vecchio            ARC MAIN D 225           15310 
Textbook
MTWTh     10:25AM-12:30PM LEC M.Webb               ARC MAIN D 211           10392 Textbook


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 102 or 103.
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course analyzes expository and argumentative essays, textbooks, and literature in preparation for ENGRD 310 or ENGRD 312. 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 introduction, body, and conclusion. 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: Six Week - First, Jun 07-Jul 16
MTWTh     08:00AM-10:05AM LEC M.Webb               ARC MAIN D 211           10386 
Textbook
TTh       05:30PM-09:50PM LEC C.Youngs             ARC MAIN D 220           10868 Textbook

Schedule: Six Week - Second, Jun 21-Jul 30
MTWTh     08:00AM-10:05AM LEC D.Valenzona          ARC MAIN D 220           11084 Textbook

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Jun 14-Aug 06
TTh       06:00PM-09:10PM LEC D.Valenzona          Natomas Inderkum A103    11546 Textbook



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


ENGRD 117    Reading Center: Intermediate Reading Skills    .25-2 Units

Prerequisite: ESLR 310 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement through the assessment process.
Hours: 108 hours LAB
Description: The Reading Center offers individualized instructional modules designed to strengthen reading skills in specific areas. Course offerings vary, depending upon needs and abilities. A partial list includes the following: comprehension, vocabulary development, critical reading, textbook reading, reading for the proficiency exam, and study skills. Scheduling is flexible. Enrollment is open through the eleventh week of the semester. Pass/no pass only. This course may be taken up to four times for maximum of four units with different course topics.

Schedule: Six Week - First, Jun 07-Jul 16
MTWTh     08:00AM-09:25AM LAB J.Roller             ARC MAIN Rm LRC          10718 
Textbook
MTWTh     08:00AM-09:25AM LAB C.Youngs             ARC MAIN Rm LRC          10718 Textbook
MTWTh     09:30AM-10:55AM LAB J.Roller             ARC MAIN Rm LRC          10720 Textbook
MTWTh     09:30AM-10:55AM LAB C.Youngs             ARC MAIN Rm LRC          10720 Textbook
MTWTh     11:00AM-12:25PM LAB J.Roller             ARC MAIN Rm LRC          15079 Textbook
MTWTh     11:00AM-12:25PM LAB C.Youngs             ARC MAIN Rm LRC          15079 Textbook
MTWTh     12:30PM-01:55PM LAB J.Roller             ARC MAIN Rm LRC          15080 Textbook



See chart of English Reading courses for placement at a specific level at http://search.arc.losrios.edu/docs.htm
MTWTh     12:30PM-01:55PM LAB C.Youngs             ARC MAIN Rm LRC          15080 Textbook



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


ENGRD 310    Prose Analysis and Interpretation    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)
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This overview 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 research, (4) vocabulary development, and (5) application in multicultural essays, journals, fiction and nonfiction reading.

Schedule: Six Week - First, Jun 07-Jul 16
M         05:30PM-09:45PM LEC N.Bertoglio          ARC MAIN D 211           10476 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC N.Bertoglio          ARC MAIN Online          10476 Textbook
NOTE: This is a hybrid class meeting one day a week on campus with the rest of the coursework being online. After enrolling students should visit the course web site at www.arc.losrios.edu/online for course syllabus and instructions. It is mandatory that students enrolled in this class attend the first night of class. Students wishing to add on the first day of class must also attend the first night of class.
4.5 hours per week online


ENGRD 314    Reading Across the Disciplines (R.A.D.)    .5 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Corequisite: ENGRD 310 or ENGRD 312 or another transfer-level content-area course.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 9 hours LEC
Description: This course offers reading skills 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. This course may be taken 4 times for credit when used in conjunction with different content area courses. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Jun 14-Jul 14
MW        08:30AM-09:20AM LEC K.Corbin             ARC MAIN LRC RAD         15081 
Textbook
TTh       08:30AM-09:20AM LEC K.Corbin             ARC MAIN LRC RAD         15082 Textbook
MW        09:30AM-10:20AM LEC K.Corbin             ARC MAIN LRC RAD         15083 Textbook
TTh       09:30AM-10:20AM LEC K.Corbin             ARC MAIN LRC RAD         15084 Textbook
MW        10:30AM-11:20AM LEC K.Corbin             ARC MAIN LRC RAD         15085 Textbook
TTh       10:30AM-11:20AM LEC K.Corbin             ARC MAIN LRC RAD         15086 Textbook
MW        11:30AM-12:20PM LEC R.Morgan             ARC MAIN LRC RAD         15087 Textbook
TTh       11:30AM-12:20PM LEC R.Morgan             ARC MAIN LRC RAD         15088 Textbook
MW        12:30PM-01:20PM LEC R.Morgan             ARC MAIN LRC RAD         15089 Textbook
TTh       12:30PM-01:20PM LEC R.Morgan             ARC MAIN LRC RAD         15090 Textbook
MW        01:30PM-02:20PM LEC R.Morgan             ARC MAIN LRC RAD         15091 Textbook
TTh       01:30PM-02:20PM LEC R.Morgan             ARC MAIN LRC RAD         15092 Textbook
MW        04:30PM-05:20PM LEC D.Engler             ARC MAIN LRC 125         15093 Textbook
TTh       04:30PM-05:20PM LEC D.Engler             ARC MAIN LRC RAD         15094 Textbook
MW        05:30PM-06:20PM LEC D.Engler             ARC MAIN LRC 125         15095 Textbook
TTh       05:30PM-06:20PM LEC D.Engler             ARC MAIN LRC RAD         15096 Textbook

Schedule: Other Term, Jun 21-Jul 21
MW        06:30PM-07:20PM LEC L.Sherman            ARC MAIN LRC 125         15097 Textbook



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

Schedule: Other Term, Jun 28-Jul 28
MW        09:30AM-10:20AM LEC L.Sherman            ARC MAIN LRC RAD         15098 Textbook
TTh       12:30PM-01:20PM LEC L.Sherman            ARC MAIN LRC RAD         15099 Textbook
MW        04:30PM-05:20PM LEC L.Sherman            ARC MAIN LRC RAD         15100 Textbook

Summer 2010 Class Schedule

Updated: July 12, 2010