Summer 2010 Class Schedule (ARC)



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ENGWR 51    Developmental Writing    4 Units

Prerequisite: One or more units of ENGWR 53 with "pass" grade, or placement through the assessment process.
Advisory: Concurrent enrollment in ENGRD 15
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: This course focuses on basic writing skills, emphasizing the connection between writing and reading. It includes writing in response to short reading selections. In addition, the writing process and development of specific skills within the sentence, paragraph, and essay forms are covered in preparation for ENGWR 102 or ENGWR 103. A minimum of 3000 words of full-process writing is required.

Schedule: Six Week - First, Jun 07-Jul 16
MTWTh     10:20AM-01:05PM LEC V.Bronstein          ARC MAIN D 220           11598 
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MTWTh     01:30PM-04:10PM LEC L.Shapiro            ARC MAIN D 226           10390 Textbook

Schedule: Six Week - Second, Jun 21-Jul 30
MTWTh     10:25AM-01:05PM LEC L.Yee                ARC MAIN D 226           10388 Textbook



See chart of English Writing courses for placement at a specific level at http://search.arc.losrios.edu/docs.htm
MTWTh     01:30PM-04:10PM LEC L.Flynn              ARC MAIN D 224           15398 Textbook


ENGWR 53    Writing Center: Basic Writing Skills    .5-2 Units

Prerequisite: ESLR 50 and ESLW 50 with grades of "C" or better; or placement through the assessment process.
Advisory: BUSTEC 300 or CISC 300
Hours: 108 hours LAB
Description: This course offers individualized instruction modules (mini English courses) that focus on improving basic writing skills, including familiarity with the writing process, sentence writing, and paragraph writing, as well as editing and proofreading. Course offerings vary depending on a student's needs and skill levels. Computers will be used to produce writing assignments. The same module may not be repeated for credit. This course is not a substitute for any other English course. Registration is open through the twelth week of the semester. Credit/No Credit only. May be taken three times.

Schedule: Other Term, Jun 08-Jul 17
TBA       TBA             LAB H.Schneider          ARC MAIN LRC WRITING CT  10458 
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Writing Across the Curriculum
The above class will meet in the Learning Resource Center.

TBA       TBA             LAB H.Schneider          ARC MAIN LRC WRITING CT  10856 Textbook
Writing Across the Curriculum
The above class will meet in the Learning Resource Center.

TBA       TBA             LAB D.Hicks              ARC MAIN LRC WRITING CT  10460 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB H.Schneider          ARC MAIN LRC WRITING CT  10460 Textbook
Writing Across the Curriculum
The above class will meet in the Learning Resource Center.

TBA       TBA             LAB B.Stevens            ARC MAIN LRC WRITING CT  10812 Textbook
Writing Across the Curriculum
The above class will meet in the Learning Resource Center.

Schedule: Other Term, Jun 08-Jul 31
MTWTh     10:15AM-12:20PM LAB J.Campanelli         ARC MAIN LRC WRITING CT  10428 Textbook
Writing Center

MTWTh     10:15AM-12:20PM LAB A.Williamson         ARC MAIN LRC WRITING CT  10428 Textbook
Writing Center

MTWTh     10:15AM-12:20PM LAB D.Hicks              ARC MAIN LRC WRITING CT  10428 Textbook
Writing Center

WTh       02:00PM-05:50PM LAB K.Feindert           ARC MAIN LRC WRITING CT  10430 Textbook
Writing Center

MTWTh     08:00AM-10:05AM LAB B.Brandenburg        ARC MAIN LRC WRITING CT  10432 Textbook
Writing Center

TBA       TBA             LAB L.Buljan              TBA TBA                 11260 Textbook

Schedule: Other Term, Jun 21-Jul 30
TBA       TBA             LAB S.Howe               Natomas Natomas ENGLISH LB 10932 Textbook
The above class meets in the Learning Resource Center at the Natomas Center. The Natomas Center is open: Monday-Thursday: 12:00pm-6:00pm. It extends the services of the Writing Center to students needing assistance with writing assignments for all classes. Services include individual appointment and small group workshops. Students must enroll in ENGWR53 at the Center to be able to get help at the Natomas Writing Center/WAC. Students should attend class the first day to sign up for an orientation. Group orientations will be scheduled frequently during the first three weeks of the semester and by special arrangement thereafter. For more information, visit the LRC or English Area office.


ENGWR 102    Proficient Writing    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGRD 56, ENGWR 51, or ENGWR 56 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement through the assessment process.
Advisory: ENGRD 116
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course emphasizes topic selection, focusing topics, prewriting, organization of ideas, and development of essays in preparation for ENGWR 300. It also includes the review and further development of sentence writing and editing skills and analysis of selected readings. Written final drafts totaling at least 4,500 words are required.

Schedule: Six Week - First, Jun 07-Jul 16
MTWTh     08:00AM-10:05AM LEC R.Morgan             ARC MAIN D 224           10376 
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MTWTh     08:00AM-10:05AM LEC R.Lyman              ARC MAIN D 101           10870 Textbook
MTWTh     10:25AM-12:30PM LEC R.Lyman              ARC MAIN D 225           10378 Textbook
MTWTh     10:25AM-12:30PM LEC J.Hess               ARC MAIN D 213           10380 Textbook

Schedule: Six Week - Second, Jun 21-Jul 30
MTWTh     01:00PM-03:05PM LEC T.Smith              ARC MAIN D 213           10550 Textbook
MTWTh     05:30PM-07:35PM LEC B.Brandenburg        ARC MAIN D 225           15397 Textbook

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jun 07-Jul 30
MW        06:15PM-09:25PM LEC L.Flynn              ARC MAIN D 220           10382 Textbook



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

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Jun 14-Aug 06
TTh       06:15PM-09:25PM LEC N.Bains              ARC MAIN D 222           15278 Textbook


ENGWR 103    Practical Communication    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 51 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement through the assessment process.
Advisory: ENGRD 15
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course covers writing formats used in the workplace. It includes the application of communication models to workplace communication, review and further development of sentence writing and editing skills, and application of workplace writing techniques as preparation for ENGWR 300. Written final drafts totaling a minimum of 4,500 words are required.

Schedule: Six Week - First, Jun 07-Jul 16
TTh       05:30PM-09:45PM LEC H.Mayo               ARC MAIN D 211           10384 
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ENGWR 104    Writing Center: College Skills    .5-2 Units

Prerequisite: Completion of at least 1 unit of ENGWR 053, or placement through the Assessment Process.
Advisory: BUSTEC 300 or CISC 300
Hours: 108 hours LAB
Description: This course offers individualized instruction modules (mini English courses) that focus on improving writing skills, including intermediate to advanced sentence, paragraph, and essay writing, research paper writing, literary analysis, as well as editing and proofreading. Course offerings vary depending on a student's needs and skill levels. Computers will be used to produce writing assignments. The same module may not be repeated for credit. This course is not a substitute for any other English courses. Registration is open through the twelfth week of the semester. Credit/No Credit only. May be taken three times.

Schedule: Other Term, Jun 08-Jul 31
MTWTh     10:15AM-12:20PM LAB J.Campanelli         ARC MAIN LRC WRITING CT  11530 
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MTWTh     10:15AM-12:20PM LAB A.Williamson         ARC MAIN LRC WRITING CT  11530 Textbook
MTWTh     10:15AM-12:20PM LAB D.Hicks              ARC MAIN LRC WRITING CT  11530 Textbook
WTh       02:00PM-05:50PM LAB K.Feindert           ARC MAIN LRC WRITING CT  10466 Textbook
MTWTh     08:00AM-10:05AM LAB B.Brandenburg        ARC MAIN LRC WRITING CT  10468 Textbook

Schedule: Other Term, Jun 21-Jul 30
TBA       TBA             LAB S.Howe                TBA TBA                 11026 Textbook
The above class meets in the Learning Resource Center at the Natomas Center. The Natomas Center is open: Monday-Thursday: 12:00pm-6:00pm. It extends the services of the Writing Center to students needing assistance with writing assignments for all classes. Services include individual appointment and small group workshops. Students must enroll in ENGWR53 at the Center to be able to get help at the Natomas Writing Center/WAC. Students should attend class the first day to sign up for an orientation. Group orientations will be scheduled frequently during the first three weeks of the semester and by special arrangement thereafter. For more information, visit the LRC or English Area office.


ENGWR 300    College Composition    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 102 or 103 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement through the assessment process.
Advisory: Concurrent enrollment in ENGRD 310 or 312.
General Education: AA/AS Area II(a); CSU Area A2; IGETC Area 1A
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course emphasizes writing and includes reading, research, and critical thinking skills essential for successful completion of a college degree. Writing assignments include expository and argumentative essays (6,500 words minimum for course) using MLA documentation and format. Reading assignments include a variety of transfer-level texts of substantial length.

Schedule: Four Week - First, Jun 07-Jul 02
MTWTh     08:00AM-11:10AM LEC R.Frew               ARC MAIN D 212           10452 
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Schedule: Six Week - First, Jun 07-Jul 16
MTWTh     08:00AM-10:05AM LEC B.Scott              ARC MAIN D 207           10334 Textbook
MTWTh     10:25AM-12:30PM LEC M.Angelone           ARC MAIN D 210           10336 Textbook
MTWTh     01:00PM-03:05PM LEC M.Angelone           ARC MAIN D 207           10338 Textbook
MTWTh     08:00AM-10:05AM LEC J.Kruger             ARC MAIN D 205           10340 Textbook
MW        05:30PM-09:50PM LEC A.Williamson         ARC MAIN D 224           10348 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC T.Logan              ARC MAIN Online          10352 Textbook
Orientation: Saturday, June 5, 09:00-11:50AM, D212
This is a mandatory orientation. For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online

TBA       TBA             LEC T.Logan              ARC MAIN Online          10354 Textbook
Orientation: Saturday, June 5, 12:00-0250PM, D212
This is a mandatory orientation. For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online

TBA       TBA             LEC V.Bronstein          ARC MAIN Online          10776 Textbook
Orientation: Saturday, June 5, 06:00-08:50PM, D213
This is a mandatory orientation. For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online

Schedule: Six Week - Second, Jun 21-Jul 30
MTWTh     10:25AM-12:30PM LEC M.Cannon             ARC MAIN D 101           10346 Textbook
MTWTh     08:00AM-10:05AM LEC C.Porter             ARC MAIN D 210           10342 Textbook
MTWTh     10:25AM-12:30PM LEC A.Fountain           ARC MAIN D 112           10344 Textbook
MTWTh     10:25AM-12:30PM LEC J.Kruger             ARC MAIN D 222           15101 Textbook
MTWTh     10:25AM-12:30PM LEC D.Engler             ARC MAIN D 219           15277 Textbook
MTWTh     10:15AM-12:20PM LEC E.Gutowsky           Natomas Rm N103          10898 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Cooper             ARC MAIN Online          10358 Textbook
Orientation: Friday, June 18, 03:00-05:50PM, D213
This is a mandatory orientation. For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online

TBA       TBA             LEC M.Cooper             ARC MAIN Online          10464 Textbook
Orientation: Friday, June 18, 06:00-08:50PM, D213
This is a mandatory orientation. For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online

TBA       TBA             LEC D.Merson             ARC MAIN Online          10356 Textbook
Orientation: Monday, June 21, 09:00-11:50AM, D212
This is a mandatory orientation. For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online

TBA       TBA             LEC D.Merson             ARC MAIN Online          10626 Textbook
Orientation: Monday, June 21, 12:00-02:50PM, D212
This is a mandatory orientation. For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jun 07-Jul 30
TTh       06:15PM-09:25PM LEC A.Williamson         ARC MAIN D 213           10588 Textbook

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Jun 14-Aug 06
TWTh      02:00PM-04:05PM LEC A.Batchelder         Off Campus Ethan 250     11350 Textbook
MW        06:00PM-09:10PM LEC R.Roden              Natomas Rm N102          10694 Textbook



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


ENGWR 301    College Composition and Literature    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 300 or 480 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: AA/AS Area II(b); CSU Area A3; IGETC Area 1B
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course offers study of literary texts, with emphasis on analytical reading and writing. It covers principles of argument and analysis such as reasoning inductively and deductively. Assigned readings include novels, short stories, poems, plays, and literary criticism. Essays written for the course (6,500 words minimum) generalize from the texts to present carefully reasoned arguments. At least one essay includes citations from secondary sources, documented according to current MLA format. Not open to students who have successfully completed ENGWR 481.

Schedule: Six Week - First, Jun 07-Jul 16
MTWTh     08:00AM-10:05AM LEC D.Starkey            ARC MAIN D 226           10360 
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MTWTh     10:25AM-12:30PM LEC R.Miles              ARC MAIN D 205           10362 Textbook
MTWTh     10:25AM-12:30PM LEC B.Scott              ARC MAIN D 207           10514 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Valle              ARC MAIN Online          10794 Textbook
Orientation: Saturday, June 5, 03:00-05:50PM, D213
This is a mandatory orientation. For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online

Schedule: Six Week - Second, Jun 21-Jul 30
MTWTh     01:00PM-03:05PM LEC D.Engler             ARC MAIN D 225           10552 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Valle              ARC MAIN Online          10844 Textbook
Orientation: Saturday, June 19, 03:00-05:50PM, D213
This is a mandatory orientation. For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jun 07-Jul 30
TTh       06:15PM-09:25PM LEC C.Goldbar            ARC MAIN D 210           10364 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC K.Rogers             ARC MAIN Online          10366 Textbook
Orientation: Saturday, June 5, 03:00-05:50PM, D213
This is a mandatory orientation. For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Jun 14-Aug 06
TTh       06:00PM-09:10PM LEC R.Roden              Natomas Rm N102          11164 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC C.Rubio              ARC MAIN Online          10368 Textbook
Orientation: Saturday, June 19, 09:00-11:50AM, D213
This is a mandatory orientation. For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online



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


ENGWR 302    Advanced Composition and Critical Thinking    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 300 with a grade of "C" or better
Advisory: ENGRD 310 or 312
General Education: AA/AS Area II(b); CSU Area A3; IGETC Area 1B
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course develops analytical skills through writing and discussion. It examines methods by which people are persuaded to think, believe, and act. It also includes analyses of arguments or expressions of opinions for their validity and soundness. Assigned readings include a variety of essays and a book-length text. Finally, it focuses on critically assessing, developing, and effectively expressing and supporting opinions. Essays written for the course (6,500 words minimum) draw from the texts to present carefully reasoned arguments. At least one essay includes citations from secondary sources, documented according to current MLA format.

Schedule: Six Week - First, Jun 07-Jul 16
MTWTh     08:00AM-10:05AM LEC M.Cannon             ARC MAIN D 222           10370 
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TBA       TBA             LEC J.Guerin             ARC MAIN Online          10374 Textbook
Orientation: Saturday, June 5, 09:00-1150AM, D213
This is a mandatory orientation. For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online

TBA       TBA             LEC J.Guerin             ARC MAIN Online          10840 Textbook
Orientation: Saturday, June 5, 12:00-02:50PM, D213/font>
This is a mandatory orientation. For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online

Schedule: Six Week - Second, Jun 21-Jul 30
MTWTh     10:25AM-12:30PM LEC D.Starkey            ARC MAIN D 224           10372 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC P.Hake               ARC MAIN Online          10628 Textbook
Orientation: Sunday, June 20, 09:00-11:50AM, D212-
This is a mandatory orientation. For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online

TBA       TBA             LEC P.Hake               ARC MAIN Online          10630 Textbook
Orientation: Sunday, June 20, 12:00-02:50PM, D212-
This is a mandatory orientation. For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online

TBA       TBA             LEC S.Rubio              ARC MAIN Online          10842 Textbook
Orientation: Saturday, June 19, 09:00-1150AM, D212
This is a mandatory orientation. For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Jun 14-Aug 06
TBA       TBA             LEC S.Mendez             ARC MAIN Online          10520 Textbook
Orientation: Saturday, June 19, 03:00-05:50PM, D212
This is a mandatory orientation. For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online

TBA       TBA             LEC S.Mendez             ARC MAIN Online          10462 Textbook
Orientation: Saturday, June 19, 12:00-02:50PM, D212
This is a mandatory orientation. For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online



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

Summer 2010 Class Schedule

Updated: July 12, 2010