Summer 2011 Class Schedule (ARC)



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ENGWR 43    Writing Skills Center    3 Units

Prerequisite: Placement through the assessment process.
Advisory: BUSTEC 300
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course offers group and individualized instruction in basic writing skills, such as composing and punctuating complete sentences; drafting, developing, and proofreading paragraphs and short essays; revising drafts; and journal writing. The course is offered Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Six Week - First, Jun 06-Jul 15
MTWTh     08:00AM-10:05AM LEC J.Hess               ARC MAIN LRC 162         14668 
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MTWTh     01:00PM-03:05PM LEC J.Lovering           ARC MAIN LRC 162         14669 Textbook


ENGWR 51    Developmental Writing    4 Units

Prerequisite: Grade of "pass" in ENGWR 43, OR 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. This course is not open to students who have completed ENGWR 56 or ENGRD 56 with a grade of "C" or better.

Schedule: Six Week - First, Jun 06-Jul 15
MTWTh     10:20AM-01:00PM LEC L.Shapiro            ARC MAIN DaviesHall 220  11166 
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MTWTh     01:30PM-04:10PM LEC A.Batchelder         ARC MAIN DaviesHall 226  10366 Textbook

Schedule: Six Week - Second, Jun 20-Jul 29
MTWTh     01:30PM-04:10PM LEC R.Frew               ARC MAIN DaviesHall 224  11692 Textbook


ENGWR 96    Intermediate Writing Across the Curriculum    .25-1.5 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: BUSTEC 300 or CISC 300
Hours: 27 hours LEC
Description: This course offers both individualized and group instruction in appropriate writing processes and strategies for a variety of written assignments in all academic disciplines. Topics vary according to need and may include understanding writing assignments, strategies for revision, and basic documentation. The course is offered Pass/No Pass and may be taken four times for credit with different course topics.

Schedule: Four Week - First, Jun 06-Jul 01
MW        08:00AM-11:20AM LEC H.Schneider           TBA TBA                 14672 
Textbook
Writing Across the Curriculum
The above class will meet in the Learning Resource Center.

TTh       11:00AM-02:20PM LEC D.Hicks               TBA TBA                 14673 Textbook
Writing Across the Curriculum
The above class will meet in the Learning Resource Center.

Schedule: Four Week - Second, Jul 05-Jul 29
MW        12:40PM-04:00PM LEC S.Howe               ARC MAIN LRC WAC         14675 Textbook
Writing Across the Curriculum
The above class will meet in the Learning Resource Center.

TTh       08:00AM-11:20AM LEC H.Schneider           TBA TBA                 14676 Textbook
Writing Across the Curriculum
The above class will meet in the Learning Resource Center.


ENGWR 97    Intermediate Writing Skills    .25-.5 Units

Prerequisite: Placement through the assessment process.
Advisory: BUSTEC 300 or CISC 300
Hours: 9 hours LEC
Description: This course offers individualized and small group instruction in various writing skills, such as correctly punctuating a variety of sentence types, proofreading for common errors, developing and organizing paragraphs, and creating a Works Cited list. The course is offered Pass/No Pass only and may be taken up to four times for credit with different course topics.

Schedule: Other Term, Jun 06-Jul 11
M         01:00PM-02:30PM LEC J.Lovering            TBA TBA                 14681 
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Class meets on Mondays: 6/6 - 6/27 and July 11.

M         08:00AM-09:30AM LEC J.Hess               ARC MAIN LRC WRITING CT  14889 Textbook

Schedule: Other Term, Jun 07-Jul 05
T         08:00AM-09:30AM LEC J.Hess                TBA TBA                 14678 Textbook
Class meets on Tuesdays: 6/7 - 6/28 and July 5.

T         01:00PM-02:30PM LEC J.Lovering            TBA TBA                 14682 Textbook
Class meets on Tuesdays: 6/7 - 6/28 and July 5.

Schedule: Other Term, Jun 08-Jul 06
W         08:00AM-09:30AM LEC J.Hess                TBA TBA                 14679 Textbook
Class meets on Wednesdays: 6/8 - 6/29 and July 6.

W         01:00PM-02:30PM LEC J.Lovering            TBA TBA                 14683 Textbook
Class meets on Wednesdays: 6/8 - 6/29 and July 6.

Schedule: Other Term, Jun 09-Jul 07
Th        08:00AM-09:30AM LEC J.Hess                TBA TBA                 14680 Textbook
Class meets on Thursdays: 6/9 - 6/30 and July 7.

Th        01:00PM-02:30PM LEC J.Lovering            TBA TBA                 14684 Textbook
Class meets on Thursdays: 6/9 - 6/30 and July 7.


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 06-Jul 15
MTWTh     08:00AM-10:05AM LEC L.Shapiro            ARC MAIN DaviesHall 224  10352 
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MTWTh     08:00AM-10:05AM LEC J.Brunkala           ARC MAIN DaviesHall 101  10762 Textbook
MTWTh     10:25AM-12:30PM LEC D.McFadden           ARC MAIN DaviesHall 225  10354 Textbook
MTWTh     10:25AM-12:30PM LEC J.Hess               ARC MAIN DaviesHall 213  10356 Textbook

Schedule: Six Week - Second, Jun 20-Jul 29
MTWTh     01:00PM-03:05PM LEC T.Smith              ARC MAIN DaviesHall 213  10500 Textbook
MTWTh     05:30PM-07:35PM LEC L.Buljan             ARC MAIN DaviesHall 225  11690 Textbook

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jun 06-Jul 29
MW        06:15PM-09:25PM LEC B.Stevens            ARC MAIN DaviesHall 220  10358 Textbook



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


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 06-Jul 15
TTh       05:30PM-09:45PM LEC H.Mayo               ARC MAIN DaviesHall 211  10360 
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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 06-Jul 01
MTWTh     08:00AM-11:10AM LEC T.Gourdine           ARC MAIN DaviesHall 212  10420 
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Schedule: Six Week - First, Jun 06-Jul 15
MTWTh     08:00AM-10:05AM LEC B.Scott              ARC MAIN DaviesHall 207  10312 Textbook
MTWTh     10:25AM-12:30PM LEC E.Gutowsky           ARC MAIN DaviesHall 101  14696 Textbook
MTWTh     10:25AM-12:30PM LEC M.Angelone           ARC MAIN DaviesHall 210  10314 Textbook
MTWTh     01:00PM-03:05PM LEC M.Angelone           ARC MAIN DaviesHall 207  10316 Textbook
MTWTh     08:00AM-10:05AM LEC R.Moser              ARC MAIN DaviesHall 205  10318 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC P.Hake               ARC MAIN Online          10330 Textbook
Orientation: Friday, June 3, 3:00 p.m. - 5:50 p.m., Rm. D212

Schedule: Six Week - Second, Jun 20-Jul 29
MTWTh     10:25AM-12:30PM LEC J.Kruger             ARC MAIN DaviesHall 222  11364 Textbook
MTWTh     10:25AM-12:30PM LEC A.Batchelder         ARC MAIN DaviesHall 107  11532 Textbook
MTWTh     10:15AM-12:20PM LEC R.Roden              Off Campus Natomas N103  10778 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC V.Bronstein          ARC MAIN Online          10334 Textbook
Orientation: Saturday, June 18 - 3:00 p.m. - 5:50 p.m., Rm. D213

TBA       TBA             LEC J.Guerin             ARC MAIN Online          10430 Textbook
Orientation: Saturday, June 18 - 3:00 p.m. - 5:50 p.m., Rm. D 212

TBA       TBA             LEC T.Logan              ARC MAIN Online          10332 Textbook
Orientation: Saturday, June 18 - 9:00 a.m. - 11:50 a.m., Rm. D 213

TBA       TBA             LEC T.Logan              ARC MAIN Online          10564 Textbook
Orientation: Saturday, June 18 - 12:00 p.m. - 2:50 p.m., Rm D213

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jun 06-Jul 29
TTh       06:15PM-09:25PM LEC C.Goldbar            ARC MAIN DaviesHall 213  10534 Textbook

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Jun 13-Aug 05
TWTh      02:00PM-04:05PM LEC E.Gutowsky           Off Campus McClellan 204 11078 Textbook


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 06-Jul 15
MTWTh     08:00AM-10:05AM LEC D.Starkey            ARC MAIN DaviesHall 226  10336 
Textbook
MTWTh     10:25AM-12:30PM LEC D.Starkey            ARC MAIN DaviesHall 205  10338 Textbook
MTWTh     10:25AM-12:30PM LEC B.Scott              ARC MAIN DaviesHall 207  10468 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Valle              ARC MAIN Online          10714 Textbook
Orientation: Saturday, June 4 - 9:00 a.m. - 11:50 a.m., Rm. 213

TBA       TBA             LEC J.Valle              ARC MAIN Online          10738 Textbook
Orientation: Saturday, June 4 - 3:00 p.m. - 5:50 p.m., Rm. 213

Schedule: Six Week - Second, Jun 20-Jul 29
MTWTh     01:00PM-03:05PM LEC J.Kruger             ARC MAIN DaviesHall 225  10502 Textbook

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jun 06-Jul 29
TTh       06:15PM-09:25PM LEC D.Engler             ARC MAIN DaviesHall 210  10340 Textbook

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Jun 13-Aug 05
TTh       06:00PM-09:10PM LEC R.Roden              Off Campus Natomas N102  10970 Textbook


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 06-Jul 15
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Guerin             ARC MAIN Online          10350 
Textbook
Orientation: Saturday, June 4, 3:00 - 5:50 p.m. Rm. 212.

Schedule: Six Week - Second, Jun 20-Jul 29
MTWTh     10:25AM-12:30PM LEC T.Smith              ARC MAIN DaviesHall 226  10346 Textbook
MTWTh     10:25AM-12:30PM LEC A.Williamson         ARC MAIN DaviesHall 224  10348 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC P.Hake               ARC MAIN Online          10566 Textbook
Orientation: Saturday, June 18 - 9:00 a.m. - 11:50 a.m., Rm. 212

TBA       TBA             LEC L.Flynn              ARC MAIN Online          10736 Textbook
Orientation: Saturday, June 18 - 12:00 p.m. - 2:50 p.m., Rm. 212

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Jun 13-Aug 05
TBA       TBA             LEC S.Mendez             ARC MAIN Online          10474 Textbook
Orientation: Saturday, June 11 - 9:00 a.m. - 11:50 a.m., Rm. 212


ENGWR 306    Advanced Writing Across the Curriculum    .25-1.5 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 27 hours LEC
Description: This course offers individualized and small group instruction focused on helping students from all academic disciplines apply appropriate writing processes and use transfer-level writing strategies required for academic composition. Topics vary according to need and may include the principles of the writing process, analysis of writing assignments, strategies for revision, and research and documentation skills. In order to take this course, students must be enrolled in at least one other transfer-level course. This course is offered Pass/No Pass only and may be taken four times for credit with different course topics.

Schedule: Four Week - First, Jun 06-Jul 01
MW        11:00AM-02:20PM LEC D.Hicks               TBA TBA                 14697 
Textbook
Writing Across the Curriculum
The above class will meet in the Learning Resource Center.

TTh       08:00AM-11:20AM LEC H.Schneider           TBA TBA                 14698 Textbook
Writing Across the Curriculum
The above class will meet in the Learning Resource Center.

Schedule: Four Week - Second, Jul 05-Jul 29
MW        08:00AM-11:20AM LEC H.Schneider           TBA TBA                 14699 Textbook
Writing Across the Curriculum
The above class will meet in the Learning Resource Center.

TTh       12:40PM-04:00PM LEC S.Howe               ARC MAIN LRC WAC         14700 Textbook
Writing Across the Curriculum
The above class will meet in the Learning Resource Center.


ENGWR 495    Independent Studies in English - Writing    .5-3 Units

Prerequisite: None
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jun 06-Jul 29
TBA       TBA             LEC C.Kiefer              TBA TBA                 14957 
Textbook

Summer 2011 Class Schedule

Updated: June 28, 2011