Summer 2016 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 06-Jul 15
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 N.Fratello           ARC MAIN Online          10287 Textbook
Online Orientation: Monday, June 6, 2016.
For more information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online

TBA       TBA             LEC N.Fratello           ARC MAIN Online          10288 Textbook
Online Orientation: Monday, June 6, 2016.
For more information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online

Schedule: Six Week - Second, Jun 20-Jul 29
MTWTh     08:00AM-10:05AM LEC A.Lowe               ARC MAIN DaviesHall 103  10403 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC E.Nelson             ARC MAIN Online          10240 Textbook
Online Orientation: Monday, June 20, 2016.
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 20, 2016.
For more information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jun 06-Jul 29
M         12:00PM-03:10PM LEC G.Machado            Off Campus McClellan 218 10195 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC G.Machado            Off Campus McClellan ONLINE 10195 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 13-Aug 04
MW        06:00PM-09:10PM LEC T.Eckley             ARC MAIN DaviesHall 111  12128 Textbook
MTWTh     11:10AM-12:35PM LEC R.Marmer             Off Campus Natomas N101  10164 Textbook
NOTE: The use of web-based tools (i.e. Internet, D2L, etc) is required in this section.

TTh       06:00PM-09:10PM LEC S.Colby              Off Campus Natomas N201  10504 Textbook
NOTE: The use of web-based tools (i.e. Internet, D2L, etc) is required in this section.


PSYC 330    Introductory Statistics for the Behavioral Sciences    3 Units

Prerequisite: MATH 120, 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. (C-ID MATH 110; Competency: Mathematics)

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jun 06-Jul 29
TTh       07:00PM-10:05PM LEC K.DeSouza            ARC MAIN Portable 609A   10514 
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 06-Jul 15
TBA       TBA             LEC V.Bovard             ARC MAIN Online          10017 
Textbook
Online Orientation: Monday, June 6, 2016.
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          10064 Textbook
Online Orientation: Monday, June 6, 2016.
For more information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Jun 13-Aug 04
MTWTh     03:55PM-05:20PM LEC T.Eckley             Off Campus Natomas N101  10284 Textbook
NOTE: The use of web-based tools (i.e. Internet, D2L, etc) is required in this section.


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 06-Jul 15
MTWTh     08:00AM-10:05AM LEC M.Scott              ARC MAIN DaviesHall 111  10072 
Textbook
NOTE: The use of web-based tools (i.e. Internet, D2L, etc) is required in this section.

TBA       TBA             LEC A.Garvey             ARC MAIN Online          10125 Textbook
Online Orientation: Monday, June 6, 2016.
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          10217 Textbook
Online Orientation: Monday, June 6, 2016.
For more information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online

Schedule: Six Week - Second, Jun 20-Jul 29
MTWTh     12:00PM-02:05PM LEC T.Allen              ARC MAIN DaviesHall 107  10665 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, Jun 05-Jul 02
TBA       TBA             LEC M.McCormick           TBA TBA                 10261 
Textbook
NOTE: Enrollment limited. Contact Marcia McCormick: phone, 484-8476; or email, mccormm@arc.losrios.edu.

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

Summer 2016 Class Schedule

Updated: July 15, 2016