Summer 2015 Class Schedule (ARC)



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PSYC 300    General Principles    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: Eligible for ENGRD 310 or ENGRD 312 AND ENGWR 300; OR ESLR 340 AND ESLW 340.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); CSU Area D9; IGETC Area 4I
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course provides a broad overview of general principles of psychology. Topics include the scientific method, statistics, biological determinants, as well as general processes of behavior, such as development, learning, language, intelligence, perception, motivation, emotion, personality, and mental health. This course is not open to students who have taken PSYC 480. (C-ID PSY 110)

Schedule: Six Week - First, Jun 08-Jul 17
MTWTh     08:00AM-10:05AM LEC R.Marmer             ARC MAIN DaviesHall 103  10502 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC M.McCormick          ARC MAIN Online          10306 Textbook
Online Orientation:    Monday, June 8, 2015    .
For more information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online

TBA       TBA             LEC M.McCormick          ARC MAIN Online          10307 Textbook
Online Orientation:    Monday, June 8, 2015    .
For more 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     10:25AM-12:30PM LEC M.Scott              ARC MAIN DaviesHall 111  10015 Textbook
NOTE: The use of web-based tools (i.e. Internet, D2L, etc) is required in this section.

TBA       TBA             LEC E.Nelson             ARC MAIN Online          10254 Textbook
Online Orientation:    Monday, June 22, 2015.
For more information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online

TBA       TBA             LEC E.Nelson             ARC MAIN Online          10016 Textbook
Online Orientation:    Monday, June 22, 2015.
For more information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jun 08-Jul 31
M         12:00PM-03:10PM LEC G.Machado            Off Campus McClellan 218 10204 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC G.Machado            Off Campus McClellan ONLINE 10204 Textbook
Online & In-class
The above class meets both online and in the classroom. For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Jun 15-Aug 05
MTWTh     11:10AM-12:35PM LEC E.Mitchell           Off Campus Natomas N101  10171 Textbook
NOTE: The use of web-based tools (i.e. Internet, D2L, etc) is required in this section.

TTh       06:00PM-09:10PM LEC D.Dykstra            Off Campus Natomas N201  11509 Textbook
NOTE: The use of web-based tools (i.e. Internet, D2L, etc) is required in this section.

Schedule: Other Term, Jun 01-Jun 26
MTWTh     08:00AM-11:05AM LEC N.Bahm               ARC MAIN DaviesHall 107  11906 Textbook


PSYC 330    Introductory Statistics for the Behavioral Sciences    3 Units

Prerequisite: MATH 120, MATH 124, MATH 125 , MATH 129 or MATH 133 with a grade of "C" or better.
General Education: AA/AS Area II(b); CSU Area B4; IGETC Area 2
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course focuses upon the concepts and applications of descriptive and inferential statistics in psychology and other behavioral sciences. Topics include: descriptive statistics, probability and sampling distributions, parametric and nonparametric statistical methods, hypothesis testing, statistical inference and power, correlation and regression, chi-square, t-tests, and analysis of variance procedures. Application of both hand computation and statistical software to data in a social science context is emphasized to include the interpretation of the relevance of the statistical findings.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jun 08-Jul 31
MW        07:00PM-10:05PM LEC K.DeSouza            ARC MAIN Portable 609A   11635 
Textbook
The use of web-based tools (i.e. Internet, D2L, etc) is required in this section.


PSYC 356    Human Sexuality    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: Eligible for ENGRD 310 or ENGRD 312 AND ENGWR 300; OR ESLR 340 AND ESLW 340.
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b); AA/AS Area VI (effective Summer 2014); CSU Area D4; CSU Area D9; CSU Area E1; IGETC Area 4D; IGETC Area 4I
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course offers a balanced scientific understanding of the biopsychosocial perspective on human sexual behavior from birth through adulthood. It provides factual, up-to-date, nonjudgmental information designed to dispel myths, and to facilitate problem identification and possible solutions. Sexuality is explored from historical, cultural, psychological, physiological, sociological, and legal viewpoints. (C-ID PSY 130)

Schedule: Six Week - First, Jun 08-Jul 17
TBA       TBA             LEC V.Bovard             ARC MAIN Online          10017 
Textbook
Online Orientation:    Monday, June 8, 2015.
For more information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online

TBA       TBA             LEC V.Bovard             ARC MAIN Online          10065 Textbook
Online Orientation:    Monday, June 8, 2015.
For more information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Jun 15-Aug 05
C2T (Cohort to Transfer)
MTWTh     09:35AM-11:00AM LEC E.Mitchell           Off Campus Natomas N102  10303 Textbook
NOTE: The use of web-based tools (i.e. Internet, D2L, etc) is required in this section.
This class is part of the C2T (Cohort to Transfer) program. For further information, visit the C2T website at www.arc.losrios.edu/C2T or call (916) 485-6000


PSYC 370    Human Development: A Life Span    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 102 or 103, and ENGRD 116 with a grade of "C" or better; OR ESLR 320 and ESLW 320 with a grade of "C" or better.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); AA/AS Area III(b); CSU Area D9; CSU Area E1; IGETC Area 4I
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course examines human development across the lifespan, from conception through death, by focusing on the main domains in developmental psychology (physical, cognitive, and socio-emotional) as well as the interaction among these domains. Emphasis is placed on development as an on-going process, with an effort to encourage the practical application of the knowledge acquired. This course is designed to provide a foundation for careers in educational, social, psychological, and medical fields as well as a better understanding of one's own developmental process. (C-ID PSY 180)

Schedule: Six Week - First, Jun 08-Jul 17
TBA       TBA             LEC A.Garvey             ARC MAIN Online          10130 
Textbook
Online Orientation:    Monday, June 8, 2015.
For more information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online

TBA       TBA             LEC A.Garvey             ARC MAIN Online          10230 Textbook
Online Orientation:    Monday, June 8, 2015.
For more 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     08:00AM-10:05AM LEC M.Scott              ARC MAIN DaviesHall 111  10075 Textbook
NOTE: The use of web-based tools (i.e. Internet, D2L, etc) is required in this section.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Jun 15-Aug 05
MTWTh     03:55PM-05:20PM LEC E.Carlson            Off Campus Natomas N101  11510 Textbook

Schedule: Other Term, Jun 01-Jun 26
MTWTh     12:00PM-03:05PM LEC S.Colby              ARC MAIN DaviesHall 107  11907 Textbook


PSYC 415    Studying in London: Psychological Elements of British Life and Culture    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); CSU Area D9
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course, offered in a London study abroad program, surveys elements in British history and culture that have influenced the science of psychology. Special emphasis is given to the influences of Sigmund Freud, Charles Darwin, Sir Francis Galton, and the events of World War II to current psychological theories. Additionally, the course examines the psychology behind various elements of British life including the monarchy, popular society, counter culture, art, and history. Field trips are required.

Schedule: Other Term, May 31-Jun 28
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Stewart             TBA TBA                 10280 
Textbook
NOTE: Enrollment limited. Contact Mark Stewart in room D357; or phone, 484-8319; or email, stewarm@arc.losrios.edu.

The above class includes 54 hours instruction in London. Students should refer to the instructor's website for the itinerary, travel, lodging and cost information: www.arc.losrios.edu/Faculty_Web_Pages/Mark_Stewart/Study_in_London.htm.

Summer 2015 Class Schedule

Updated: August 11, 2015