Summer 2014 Class Schedule (ARC)



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BUSTEC 100.1    Keyboarding Skills: Beginning    1 Unit

Prerequisite: BUSTEC 300.1 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement through the assessment process.
Advisory: Eligible for ENGRD 310 or ENGRD 312 AND ENGWR 300 or BUS 310; OR ESLR 340 AND ESLW 340.
Hours: 12 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: This course helps students improve their keyboarding speed and accuracy. Individualized skill improvement plans are based on a computerized assessment of computer keyboarding speed and accuracy. This course is not open to students who have previously completed the first module of BUSTEC 100. This course is for students who know how to correctly touch type and want to improve their keyboarding speed and accuracy. Students who want to learn to correctly touch type should take BUSTEC 300.1. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Six Week - Middle, Jun 16-Jul 25
TTh       11:30AM-12:20PM LEC R.Leveille           ARC MAIN Lib Arts 123    11655 
Textbook
TTh       12:30PM-01:45PM LAB R.Leveille           ARC MAIN Lib Arts 123      


BUSTEC 100.2    Keyboarding Skills: Intermediate    1 Unit

Prerequisite: BUSTEC 100.1
Advisory: Eligible for ENGRD 310 or ENGRD 312 AND ENGWR 300 or BUS 310; OR ESLR 340 AND ESLW 340.
Hours: 12 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: This course helps students improve their keyboarding speed and accuracy and builds upon the skills learned in BUSTEC 100.1. Individualized skill improvement plans are based on a computerized assessment of computer keyboarding speed and accuracy. This course is not open to students who have previously completed the second module of BUSTEC 100. This course is for students who know how to correctly touch type and want to improve their keyboarding speed and accuracy. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Six Week - Middle, Jun 16-Jul 25
TTh       11:30AM-12:20PM LEC R.Leveille           ARC MAIN Lib Arts 123    11657 
Textbook
TTh       12:30PM-01:45PM LAB R.Leveille           ARC MAIN Lib Arts 123      


BUSTEC 100.3    Keyboarding Skills: Advanced    1 Unit

Prerequisite: BUSTEC 100.2
Advisory: Eligible for ENGRD 310 or ENGRD 312 AND ENGWR 300 or BUS 310; OR ESLR 340 AND ESLW 340.
Hours: 12 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: This course helps students improve their keyboarding speed and accuracy and builds upon the skills learned in BUSTEC 100.2. Individualized skill improvement plans are based on a computerized assessment of computer keyboarding speed and accuracy. This course is not open to students who have previously completed the third module of BUSTEC 100. This course is for students who know how to correctly touch type and want to improve their keyboarding speed and accuracy. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Six Week - Middle, Jun 16-Jul 25
TTh       11:30AM-12:20PM LEC R.Leveille           ARC MAIN Lib Arts 123    11663 
Textbook
TTh       12:30PM-01:45PM LAB R.Leveille           ARC MAIN Lib Arts 123      


BUSTEC 300.1    Keyboarding/Applications: Beginning    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: Eligible for ENGRD 310 or ENGRD 312 AND ENGWR 300 or BUS 310; OR ESLR 340 AND ESLW 340.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 12 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: This course introduces touch typing of alphabetic, numeric, and symbol keys. It covers keyboarding techniques, speed-and-accuracy development, and essential computer-keyboarding information. This course is specifically designed for the beginning typist as well as those who have been typing for a long time using improper technique. This course is not open to students who have previously completed the first module of BUSTEC 300.

Schedule: Six Week - Middle, Jun 16-Jul 25
TTh       11:30AM-12:20PM LEC R.Leveille           ARC MAIN Lib Arts 123    11653 
Textbook
TTh       12:30PM-01:45PM LAB R.Leveille           ARC MAIN Lib Arts 123      
TTh       11:30AM-12:20PM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                   
TTh       12:30PM-01:45PM LAB R.Leveille            TBA TBA                   
Summer Advantage Learning Community (2 units) - HCD 111, Math Bridge, English Bridge, & BUSTEC 300.1 is open to all students and is designed to prepare students entering college for the first time or re-entering. The six-week program combines college orientation, study skills instruction, English and math review, and hands-on computer skills. To sign up, students must attend one of the following informational meetings to receive a permission number: May 5, 12noon; May 8, 12noon; June 10, 2:00PM; OR June 12, 1:00PM. Meetings are held in LRC 104. Sign up using the one class number listed for the Learning Community (11722). Participation will require attendance at one of the informational meetings listed above. For more information please go to http://www.arc.losrios.edu/Programs_of_Study/Summer_Advantage.htm or email for information summeradvantage@arc.losrios.edu


BUSTEC 300.2    Keyboarding/Applications: Document Formatting    1 Unit

Prerequisite: BUSTEC 300.1 with a grade of "C" or better
Advisory: Eligible for ENGRD 310 or ENGRD 312 AND ENGWR 300 or BUS 310; OR ESLR 340 AND ESLW 340.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 12 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: This course provides beginning to intermediate document formatting and skill development for academic, employment, personal, and businesses purposes. This course builds upon skills learned in BUSTEC 300.1 to provide students with additional computer keyboarding skills in the creation and modification of word processing documents. It covers use of an office-level word processing program to create and format business correspondence, academic reports, business reports, and tables. English grammar, spelling, punctuation, and proofreading are reinforced throughout. Timed writing tests are used to increase keyboarding speed and accuracy. This course is not open to students who have previously completed the second module of BUSTEC 300.

Schedule: Six Week - Middle, Jun 16-Jul 25
TTh       11:30AM-12:20PM LEC R.Leveille           ARC MAIN Lib Arts 123    11659 
Textbook
TTh       12:30PM-01:45PM LAB R.Leveille           ARC MAIN Lib Arts 123      


BUSTEC 300.3    Keyboarding/Applications: Advanced Document Formatting    1 Unit

Prerequisite: BUSTEC 300.2 with a grade of "C" or better
Advisory: Eligible for ENGRD 310 or ENGRD 312 AND ENGWR 300 or BUS 310; OR ESLR 340 AND ESLW 340.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 12 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: This course provides advanced skill development of documents for business, academic, employment, or personal use. This course builds on skills learned in BUSTEC 300.2. This course includes enhancing proofreading proficiency, reinforcing communication skills, increasing speed and accuracy, and using features of a current office-level word processing program to create a variety of business documents with advanced formatting. This course is not open to students who have previously completed the third module of BUSTEC 300.

Schedule: Six Week - Middle, Jun 16-Jul 25
TTh       11:30AM-12:20PM LEC R.Leveille           ARC MAIN Lib Arts 123    11661 
Textbook
TTh       12:30PM-01:45PM LAB R.Leveille           ARC MAIN Lib Arts 123      


BUSTEC 350    Virtual Office Careers and Technologies    3 Units

Prerequisite: None
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course explores careers in the virtual office and identifies techniques and technologies needed by virtual office workers. Specific topics include types of virtual offices, technologies and skills needed in a virtual office, ways to establish and manage a virtual office, effective communication, and job opportunities. This course also examines issues for career preparation in a virtual environment.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jun 09-Aug 01
TBA       TBA             LEC R.Fulgham            ARC MAIN Online          10147 
Textbook
Mandatory Online Orientation
For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online

Summer 2014 Class Schedule

Updated: June 30, 2014