Summer 2015 Class Schedule (ARC)



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ENGWR 50    Developmental Composition     3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGRD 14 or ENGWR 43 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement through the assessment process.; or ENGRD 54 AND ENGRD 55 each with a grade of Pass
Advisory: BUSTEC 300
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course focuses on developmental writing skills, emphasizing the connection between writing and reading with the goal of building fluency. It includes writing in response to assigned readings as well as practicing the writing process: prewriting, thesis development and organization of ideas, drafting of essays, and revision.

Schedule: Six Week - First, Jun 08-Jul 17
MTWTh     08:00AM-10:05AM LEC S.Howe               ARC MAIN LRC WRITING CT  10395 
Textbook
MTWTh     10:15AM-12:20PM LEC S.Howe               ARC MAIN LRC WRITING CT  10396 Textbook
MTWTh     12:30PM-02:35PM LEC M.Angelone           ARC MAIN LRC WRITING CT  10397 Textbook
MTWTh     02:45PM-04:50PM LEC L.Shapiro            ARC MAIN LRC WRITING CT  11456 Textbook


ENGWR 95    Beginning Writing Across the Curriculum (WAC)    .5 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: BUSTEC 300 or CISC 300
Hours: 9 hours LEC
Description: This course offers both individualized and group instruction in appropriate writing processes and strategies for a variety of basic written assignments in all academic disciplines. Topics include understanding writing assignments, strategies for revision, and proofreading. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jun 08-Jul 31
Th        04:00PM-04:50PM LEC L.Case               ARC MAIN LRC WAC         11460 
Textbook
This course has a mandatory orientation on Thursday, June 11th at 4:00 pm in WAC in the Learning Resource Center. Call 916-484-8802 with questions. Students may only register for .5 units.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Jun 15-Aug 05
M         09:00AM-09:50AM LEC H.Schneider          ARC MAIN LRC WAC         11457 Textbook
This course has a mandatory orientation on Monday, June 15th at 9:00 am in WAC in the Learning Resource Center. Call 916-484-8802 with questions. Students may only register for .5 units.


ENGWR 96    Intermediate Writing Across the Curriculum (WAC)    .5 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: BUSTEC 300 or CISC 300
Hours: 9 hours LEC
Description: This course offers both individualized and group instruction in appropriate writing processes and strategies for a variety of college-level writing assignments in all academic disciplines. Topics include understanding writing assignments, strategies for revision, and basic documentation. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jun 08-Jul 31
Th        03:00PM-03:50PM LEC L.Case               ARC MAIN LRC WAC         10313 
Textbook
This course has a mandatory orientation on Wednesday, June 11th at 3 pm in room 151 in the Learning Resource Center. Call 916-484-8802 with questions. Students may only register for .5 units.

W         04:00PM-04:50PM LEC L.Case               ARC MAIN LRC WAC         10312 Textbook
This course has a mandatory orientation on Tuesday, June 10th at 4 pm in room 151 in the Learning Resource Center. Call 916-484-8802 with questions. Students may only register for .5 units.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Jun 15-Aug 05
M         01:00PM-01:50PM LEC H.Schneider          ARC MAIN LRC WAC         10314 Textbook
This course has a mandatory orientation on Monday, June 15th at 1:00 pm in WAC in the Learning Resource Center. Call 916-484-8802 with questions. Students may only register for .5 units.

M         02:00PM-02:50PM LEC H.Schneider          ARC MAIN LRC WAC         10266 Textbook
This course has a mandatory orientation on Monday, June 15th at 2:00 pm in WAC in the Learning Resource Center. Call 916-484-8802 with questions. Students may only register for .5 units.

T         03:00PM-03:50PM LEC H.Schneider          ARC MAIN LRC WAC         10267 Textbook
This course has a mandatory orientation on Monday, June 16th at 3 pm in room 151 in the Learning Resource Center. Call 916-484-8802 with questions. Students may only register for .5 units.


ENGWR 101    College Writing    4 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 50 or 51 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement through the assessment process.
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: This course focuses on the connections between critical thinking, writing, and reading that are necessary for the independent development of essays in ENGWR 300 and other transfer-level courses. It emphasizes writing in response to various reading selections, including at least one full-length work. The essay writing process includes prewriting, thesis development and organization of ideas, drafting of essays, and revision. The course also requires outside research and includes an introduction to basic formatting and referencing of sources using MLA-style documentation. Written final drafts totaling at least 4,500 words are required.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jun 08-Jul 31
MTWTh     08:00AM-10:05AM LEC A.Ha                 ARC MAIN DaviesHall 224  10402 
Textbook
MTWTh     10:15AM-12:20PM LEC D.McFadden           ARC MAIN DaviesHall 225  10403 Textbook
MTWTh     12:30PM-02:35PM LEC R.Frew               ARC MAIN DaviesHall 224  10404 Textbook
MTWTh     05:30PM-07:35PM LEC V.Connors            ARC MAIN DaviesHall 225  10405 Textbook

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Jun 15-Aug 05
MTWTh     09:00AM-11:05AM LEC A.Bradford           ARC MAIN DaviesHall 226  11461 Textbook
MTWTh     11:00AM-01:05PM LEC L.Buljan             ARC MAIN DaviesHall 211  10608 Textbook
MTWTh     01:00PM-03:05PM LEC C.Goldbar            ARC MAIN DaviesHall 222  11949 Textbook
MTWTh     12:45PM-02:55PM LEC B.Stevens            Off Campus Natomas N202  11511 Textbook


ENGWR 300    College Composition    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 101 or 102 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 (6,000 words minimum for course) using MLA documentation and format. Reading assignments include a variety of transfer-level texts of substantial length. This course is not open to students who have successfully completed ENGWR 480. (C-ID ENGL 100)

Schedule: Four Week - First, Jun 08-Jul 02
MTWTh     08:00AM-11:10AM LEC T.Gourdine           ARC MAIN DaviesHall 212  10095 
Textbook

Schedule: Six Week - First, Jun 08-Jul 17
MTWTh     09:00AM-11:05AM LEC C.Porter             ARC MAIN Portable 612    11695 Textbook
MTWTh     08:00AM-10:05AM LEC D.McFadden           ARC MAIN DaviesHall 213  10079 Textbook
MTWTh     11:20AM-01:25PM LEC T.Gourdine           ARC MAIN DaviesHall 212  11462 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC C.Kiefer             ARC MAIN Online          10081 Textbook
Online Orientation
For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online

TBA       TBA             LEC C.Kiefer             ARC MAIN Online          10292 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Angelone           ARC MAIN Online          10127 Textbook
Online Orientation
For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online

Schedule: Six Week - Second, Jun 22-Jul 31
MTWTh     01:00PM-03:05PM LEC S.Tabrizi            ARC MAIN DaviesHall 226  11696 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC T.Logan              ARC MAIN Online          10420 Textbook
Online 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          10082 Textbook
Online 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          10096 Textbook
Online Orientation
For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jun 08-Jul 31
MTWTh     01:00PM-02:25PM LEC B.Laughton           ARC MAIN DaviesHall 207  10080 Textbook
TTh       05:30PM-08:40PM LEC N.Bains              ARC MAIN DaviesHall 207  10122 Textbook

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Jun 15-Aug 05
TWTh      02:00PM-04:05PM LEC R.Moser              Off Campus McClellan 101 10214 Textbook
MTWTh     09:35AM-11:00AM LEC C.Goldbar            Off Campus Natomas N103  10167 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 texts include novels, short stories, poems, plays or films, and literary criticism. Essays written for the course (6,000 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. (C-ID ENGL 120)

Schedule: Six Week - First, Jun 08-Jul 17
MTWTh     08:00AM-10:05AM LEC D.Starkey            ARC MAIN DaviesHall 220  10083 
Textbook
MTWTh     10:25AM-12:30PM LEC D.Starkey            ARC MAIN DaviesHall 205  10289 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC P.Hake               ARC MAIN Online          10154 Textbook
Online 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          10160 Textbook
Online Orientation
For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online

Schedule: Six Week - Second, Jun 22-Jul 31
MTWTh     10:20AM-12:25PM LEC B.Scott              ARC MAIN DaviesHall 207  10102 Textbook
MTWTh     01:00PM-03:05PM LEC E.Gutowsky           ARC MAIN DaviesHall 225  10114 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Valle              ARC MAIN Online          11463 Textbook
Online Orientation
For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jun 08-Jul 31
TTh       12:30PM-03:40PM LEC A.Williamson         ARC MAIN DaviesHall 210  10598 Textbook
TTh       05:30PM-08:40PM LEC B.Laughton           ARC MAIN DaviesHall 210  10084 Textbook

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Jun 15-Aug 05
TTh       06:00PM-09:10PM LEC B.Stevens            Off Campus Natomas N102  10197 Textbook


ENGWR 302    Advanced Composition and Critical Thinking    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 300 or 480 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 (6,000 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. This course is not open to students who have successfully completed ENGWR 482. (C-ID ENGL 105)

Schedule: Six Week - Second, Jun 22-Jul 31
MTWTh     01:00PM-03:05PM LEC A.Bradford           ARC MAIN DaviesHall 220  11950 
Textbook
MTWTh     10:25AM-12:30PM LEC E.Gutowsky           ARC MAIN DaviesHall 220  10085 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Valle              ARC MAIN Online          10128 Textbook
Online Orientation
For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jun 08-Jul 31
MTWTh     08:00AM-09:25AM LEC J.Brunkala           ARC MAIN DaviesHall 205  11464 Textbook
MTWTh     10:00AM-11:25AM LEC R.Miles              ARC MAIN DaviesHall 222  10086 Textbook


ENGWR 306    Advanced Writing Across the Curriculum (WAC)    .5 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 9 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. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jun 08-Jul 31
W         10:00AM-10:50AM LEC D.Engler             ARC MAIN LRC WAC         11465 
Textbook
This course has a mandatory orientation on Wednesday, June 10th at 10 am in room 151 in the Learning Resource Center. Call 916-484-8802 with questions. Students may only register for .5 units.

W         09:00AM-09:50AM LEC D.Engler             ARC MAIN LRC WAC         10268 Textbook
This course has a mandatory orientation on Wednesday, June 10th at 9 am in room 151 in the Learning Resource Center. Call 916-484-8802 with questions. Students may only register for .5 units.

W         01:00PM-01:50PM LEC L.Case               ARC MAIN LRC WAC         11466 Textbook
This course has a mandatory orientation on Wednesday, June 10th at 1 pm in room 151 in the Learning Resource Center. Call 916-484-8802 with questions. Students may only register for .5 units.

W         03:00PM-03:50PM LEC L.Case               ARC MAIN LRC WAC         10274 Textbook
This course has a mandatory orientation on Wednesday, June 10th at 3 pm in room 151 in the Learning Resource Center. Call 916-484-8802 with questions. Students may only register for .5 units.

Th        01:00PM-01:50PM LEC L.Case               ARC MAIN LRC WAC         10271 Textbook
This course has a mandatory orientation on Thursday, June 11h at 1 pm in room 151 in the Learning Resource Center. Call 916-484-8802 with questions. Students may only register for .5 units.

Th        02:00PM-02:50PM LEC L.Case               ARC MAIN LRC WAC         10316 Textbook
This course has a mandatory orientation on Thursday, June 11h at 2 pm in room 151 in the Learning Resource Center. Call 916-484-8802 with questions. Students may only register for .5 units.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Jun 15-Aug 05
M         03:00PM-03:50PM LEC H.Schneider          ARC MAIN LRC WAC         10270 Textbook
This course has a mandatory orientation on Monday, June 15th at 3:00 pm in room 151 in the Learning Resource Center. Call 916-484-8802 with questions. Students may only register for .5 units.

M         04:00PM-04:50PM LEC H.Schneider          ARC MAIN LRC WAC         10272 Textbook
This course has a mandatory orientation on Monday, June 15th at 4:00 pm in room 151 in the Learning Resource Center. Call 916-484-8802 with questions. Students may only register for .5 units.

T         09:00AM-09:50AM LEC H.Schneider          ARC MAIN LRC WAC         10503 Textbook
This course has a mandatory orientation on Tuesday, June 16th at 9:00 am in room 151 in the Learning Resource Center. Call 916-484-8802 with questions. Students may only register for .5 units.

T         10:00AM-10:50AM LEC H.Schneider          ARC MAIN LRC WAC         10504 Textbook
This course has a mandatory orientation on Tuesday, June 16th at 10:00 am in room 151 in the Learning Resource Center. Call 916-484-8802 with questions. Students may only register for .5 units.

T         01:00PM-01:50PM LEC H.Schneider          ARC MAIN LRC WAC         10275 Textbook
This course has a mandatory orientation on Tuesday, June 16th at 1 pm in room 151 in the Learning Resource Center. Call 916-484-8802 with questions. Students may only register for .5 units.

T         02:00PM-02:50PM LEC H.Schneider          ARC MAIN LRC WAC         10277 Textbook
This course has a mandatory orientation on Tuesday, June 16th at 2 pm in room 151 in the Learning Resource Center. Call 916-484-8802 with questions. Students may only register for .5 units.

T         04:00PM-04:50PM LEC H.Schneider          ARC MAIN LRC WAC         10269 Textbook
This course has a mandatory orientation on Tuesday, June 16th at 4 pm in room 151 in the Learning Resource Center. Call 916-484-8802 with questions. Students may only register for .5 units.


ENGWR 495    Independent Studies in English - Writing    1-3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 162 hours LAB
Description: Independent Study is an opportunity for the student to extend classroom experience in this subject, while working independently of a formal classroom situation. Independent study is an extension of work offered in a specific class in the college catalog. To be eligible for independent study, students must have completed the basic regular catalog course at American River College. They must also discuss the study with a professor in this subject and secure approval. Only one independent study for each catalog course will be allowed.

Schedule: Six Week - First, Jun 08-Jul 17
TBA       TBA             LAB T.Logan               TBA TBA                 11697 
Textbook

Summer 2015 Class Schedule

Updated: August 11, 2015