Summer 2011 Class Schedule (ARC)



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HCD 111    College Discovery Program    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None
Hours: 18 hours LEC
Description: This course is a review of opportunities and resources relevant to student success at American River College. It will focus on goals and objectives, campus requirements, and skills, techniques, and attitudes compatible with student progress. Examination of student services, instructional area, and campus life. May be taken twice for credit.

Schedule: Six Week - First, Jun 06-Jul 15
TTh       10:30AM-11:45AM LEC J.Valdez             ARC MAIN Portable 601    10906 
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HCD 115    Orientation to College    .5 Unit

Prerequisite: None
Hours: 9 hours LEC
Description: This course is an introduction to college services and programs at American River College. Topics covered include campus resources, procedures and college requirements. Additionally, a campus tour is required.

Schedule: Other Term, Aug 01-Aug 10
MTW       09:30AM-10:45AM LEC R.Agbunag            ARC MAIN Portable 600    11180 
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This section is reserved for students who are part of "Journey" (a Trio-funded program) and applications must be completed to take this course.

MTW       09:30AM-10:45AM LEC M.Gomez              ARC MAIN Portable 601    11182 Textbook
This section is reserved for students who are part of "Journey" (a Trio-funded program) and applications must be completed to take this course.


HCD 122    Study Skills    1 Unit

Same As: INDIS 100
Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 18 hours LEC
Description: This course covers specific study skills strategies. It provides the opportunity to analyze attitudes toward studying, and current study skill habits. Topics include specific learning styles, strategies for time management, goal setting, note-taking, memory improvement, reading skills, and how to prepare for, and take exams. This course is not open to students who have completed INDIS 100.

Schedule: Four Week - First, Jun 06-Jul 01
MTWTh     08:00AM-08:50AM LEC R.Quintero           ARC MAIN Lib 001         11168 
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MTWTh     09:00AM-09:50AM LEC R.Quintero           ARC MAIN Lib 001         11170 Textbook
MTWTh     10:30AM-11:20AM LEC R.Quintero           ARC MAIN Lib 001         11172 Textbook


HCD 310    College Success    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGRD 116 or ESLR 320; ENGRW 102 or 103 or ESLW 320
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b); CSU Area E1
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course covers the skills and knowledge necessary for college success. Topics include motivation, self discipline, learning styles, memory development, time management, communication skills, goal-setting, career planning, study skills and techniques, and critical thinking skills. Additionally, it covers personal issues that are commonly encountered by many college students. Campus resources, college regulations, and information competency are also addressed. This course is highly recommended for first time college students and/or continuing college students who would benefit. Field trips may be required.

Schedule: Six Week - Second, Jun 20-Jul 29
MTWTh     10:15AM-12:20PM LEC S.Dilgard            Off Campus Natomas N101  10624 
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Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jun 06-Jul 29
TTh       09:00AM-12:10PM LEC H.Hughes             ARC MAIN Lib 002         10498 Textbook

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Jun 13-Aug 05
T         10:00AM-01:05PM LEC R.Moore              ARC MAIN DaviesHall 217  10078 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC R.Moore              ARC MAIN Online          10078 Textbook
This class meets online and in the classroom.
3.5 TBA online hours per week required.


HCD 330    Life and Career Planning    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 51, ESLR 310, or ESLW 310
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b)
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC
Description: This course is a comprehensive approach to life and career planning based on extensive measurement of aptitude, interests, personality type, values, and skills. Personal and career goals are formulated using career research and decision-making strategies. Course topics include changing career trends and job search techniques.

Schedule: Six Week - First, Jun 06-Jul 15
M         09:00AM-12:05PM LEC T.Times              ARC MAIN Portable 601    14826 
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Th        01:00PM-03:40PM LEC S.Menard             ARC MAIN DaviesHall 111  11592 Textbook

Schedule: Six Week - Second, Jun 20-Jul 29
W         02:30PM-05:10PM LEC J.Fernandez          ARC MAIN DaviesHall 218  14827 Textbook
Th        06:00PM-08:40PM LEC K.Corbisiero-Dees    ARC MAIN Portable 600    10458 Textbook

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jun 06-Jul 29
TBA       TBA             LEC S.Andre              ARC MAIN Online          11008 Textbook
NOTE:Enrolled students need to email the instructor at andres@arc.losrios.edu a week before the class begins to request access to the class site. Include your full name, student ID number, what section you are enrolled in, and whether you are enrolled or on the waitlist. There is no in-person orientation for this class.
2.25 TBA online hrs per week required


HCD 380    Specific Learning Skills Assessment    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC
Description: This course is designed for the student with special learning difficulties who may have a specific learning disability. Individual assessment of learning strengths and weaknesses will be completed to determine eligibility for Learning Disabilities services using criteria mandated by the California community college system. Offered on a credit/no credit basis only.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jun 06-Jul 29
TBA       TBA             LEC K.Cronin              TBA TBA                 10174 
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Students are required to meet 1 hr per week TBA.
This course is conducted on a one-to-one basis, utilizing individual student achievement appointments. Enrollment is determined by qualified learning disability staff based upon student needs and availability after completion of prescreen paperwork.


HCD 382    Specific Learning Strategies    3 Units

Prerequisite: None
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course provides learning support related to specific learning disabilities. It will present academic strategies to compensate for learning disabilities in order to provide for success in other college course work. May be taken twice for credit.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jun 06-Jul 29
MW        01:00PM-04:10PM LEC K.Cronin             ARC MAIN DaviesHall 214  10730 
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Summer 2011 Class Schedule

Updated: June 28, 2011