Summer 2018 Class Schedule (ARC)



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ENGRD 15    Basic Reading Skills    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGRD 14 with a "C" or better, or 1.5 units of ENGRD 54 with a "P" AND ENGRD 55 with a "P," or placement through the assessment process.
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course provides instruction in techniques for improving basic skills in reading. It involves intensive work with word attack, literal comprehension, vocabulary and study skills, including practice with multicultural reading materials and strategies. Individual work in ENGRD 50, Reading Center: Individualized Support Skills for ENGRD 15, may be required by instructor. This course is not open to students who have completed ENGRD 56 or ENGWR 56 with a grade of "C" or better.

Schedule: Six Week - First, Jun 11-Jul 20

TWTh09:00AM-11:50AMLECN.BertoglioARC MAIN DaviesHall 21010074Textbook
MTWTh10:15AM-12:20PMLECC.YoungsARC MAIN LRC READ CNTR12713Textbook

Schedule: Six Week - Second, Jun 25-Aug 03

MTWTh06:00PM-08:05PMLECD.AustinARC MAIN DaviesHall 21110392Textbook

ENGRD 111    Reading Across the Disciplines: Academic and Professional Development    .5 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Corequisite: Enrollment in a below transfer-level course.
Hours: 9 hours LEC
Description: This course offers reading skills development for students below transfer-level as applied to various content-area courses. Topics include the following: strategies for textbook comprehension, note-taking, annotating, mastering disciplined-base vocabulary, paraphrasing, reading graphics, and test-taking strategies. Students must come to the R.A.D. Center and meet with a R.A.D. staff member before enrolling. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Jun 18-Jul 18

MW09:30AM-10:20AMLECL.LarabeeARC MAIN LRC RAD10345Textbook
Students must come to the R.A.D. Center in the Learning Resource Center and meet with a R.A.D. staff member before enrolling.

MW10:30AM-11:20AMLECL.LarabeeARC MAIN LRC RAD10709Textbook
Students must come to the R.A.D. Center in the Learning Resource Center and meet with a R.A.D. staff member before enrolling.

MW11:30AM-12:20PMLECL.LarabeeARC MAIN LRC RAD10710Textbook
Students must come to the R.A.D. Center in the Learning Resource Center and meet with a R.A.D. staff member before enrolling.

MW01:30PM-02:20PMLECL.LarabeeARC MAIN LRC RAD10711Textbook
Students must come to the R.A.D. Center in the Learning Resource Center and meet with a R.A.D. staff member before enrolling.

Schedule: Other Term, Jun 25-Jul 25
RAD (Reading Across Disciplines)

MW04:30PM-05:20PMLECD.ValenzonaNatomas Off Campus LRC12714Textbook
Students must come to the R.A.D. Center in the Natomas LRC and meet with a R.A.D. staff member before enrolling.

Schedule: Other Term, Jun 26-Jul 24

TTh10:30AM-11:20AMLECM.BeuttelARC MAIN LRC RAD10712Textbook
Students must come to the R.A.D. Center in the Learning Resource Center and meet with a R.A.D. staff member before enrolling.

TTh12:30PM-01:20PMLECM.BeuttelARC MAIN LRC RAD10713Textbook
Students must come to the R.A.D. Center in the Learning Resource Center and meet with a R.A.D. staff member before enrolling.

RAD (Reading Across Disciplines)
TTh02:30PM-03:20PMLECD.ValenzonaNatomas Off Campus LRC12715Textbook
Students must come to the R.A.D. Center in the Natomas LRC and meet with a R.A.D. staff member before enrolling.

RAD (Reading Across Disciplines)
TTh04:30PM-05:20PMLECD.ValenzonaNatomas Off Campus LRC12716Textbook
Students must come to the R.A.D. Center in the Natomas LRC and meet with a R.A.D. staff member before enrolling.


ENGRD 116    Proficient Reading    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGRD 15, ENGRD 56, or ENGWR 56 with a grade of "C" or better, or placement through the assessment process.
Advisory: Concurrent enrollment in ENGWR 101.
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course analyzes expository and argumentative essays, textbooks, and literature in preparation for ENGRD 310 or ENGRD 312 and other transfer-level classes across the disciplines. It emphasizes recognition of an author's thesis, supporting details, point of view, purpose, and tone through an in-depth analysis of an essay's structure. This course also focuses on applying study strategies for comprehending and retaining information from textbooks in preparation for tests. Individual work in the Writing Across the Curriculum Program, the Reading Across the Disciplines Program, or the Reading Center may be required.

Schedule: Six Week - First, Jun 11-Jul 20

MTWTh10:30AM-12:35PMLECR.MorganARC MAIN DaviesHall 20510346Textbook

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Jun 18-Aug 09

TTh06:00PM-09:10PMLECD.ValenzonaOff Campus Natomas N20210173Textbook

See chart of English Reading courses for placement at a specific level at
http://search.arc.losrios.edu/docs.htm


ENGRD 310    Critical Reading as Critical Thinking    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGRD 116 with a grade of "C" or better, or placement through the assessment process.
Corequisite: ENGRD 314
Advisory: Concurrent enrollment in ENGWR 300.
General Education: AA/AS Area II(b); CSU Area A3
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course covers the theory and practice of critical and speed reading skills needed for successful academic performance with an emphasis on the following: (1) critical and analytical evaluation of college-level expository and argumentative essays, (2) development of flexible reading rate and speed, (3) critical analysis and evaluation of independent research, (4) vocabulary development, and (5) application of these skills to multicultural essays, journals, fiction, and nonfiction reading. (Competency: Reading)

Schedule: Six Week - First, Jun 11-Jul 20

M08:00AM-12:05PMLECN.BertoglioARC MAIN DaviesHall 21010082Textbook
TBATBALECN.BertoglioARC MAIN Online 10082Textbook
NOTE: This is a hybrid class meeting one day a week on campus with the rest of the coursework being online. After enrolling students should visit the course web site at
www.arc.losrios.edu/online for course syllabus and instructions. It is mandatory that students enrolled in this class attend the first night of class. Students wishing to add on the first day of class must also attend the first night of class.


ENGRD 314    Reading Across the Disciplines: Speed Reading    .5 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Corequisite: ENGRD 310 or 312
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 9 hours LEC
Description: This course offers reading skills to transfer-level students as applied to various content-area courses. Topics include the following: assessing the reading process and material to employ appropriate strategies to meet the purpose for reading; utilize ones reading rates and style based on purpose and material; utilize college-level, discipline-based vocabulary; and master the skills needed to critically read and analyze future transfer level courses and texts. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Jun 18-Jul 18

MW12:40PM-01:30PMLECR.MorganARC MAIN DaviesHall 21210179Textbook
MW12:30PM-01:20PMLECL.LarabeeARC MAIN LRC READ 14310340Textbook

ENGRD 315    Reading Across the Disciplines for Content Courses    .5 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Corequisite: another transfer-level content-area course
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 9 hours LEC
Description: This course offers reading skills to transfer-level students as they apply to various content-area courses. Topics include the following: strategies for textbook comprehension, note-taking, annotating, mastering discipline-based vocabulary, paraphrasing, reading graphics, test-taking, speed reading, and research techniques. Students must come to the R.A.D. Center and meet with a R.A.D. staff member before enrolling. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Jun 18-Jul 18

MW09:30AM-10:20AMLECL.LarabeeARC MAIN LRC RAD10714Textbook
Students must come to the R.A.D. Center in the Learning Resource Center and meet with a R.A.D. staff member before enrolling.

MW10:30AM-11:20AMLECL.LarabeeARC MAIN LRC RAD10243Textbook
Students must come to the R.A.D. Center in the Learning Resource Center and meet with a R.A.D. staff member before enrolling.

MW11:30AM-12:20PMLECL.LarabeeARC MAIN LRC RAD10242Textbook
Students must come to the R.A.D. Center in the Learning Resource Center and meet with a R.A.D. staff member before enrolling.

MW01:30PM-02:20PMLECL.LarabeeARC MAIN LRC RAD10244Textbook
Students must come to the R.A.D. Center in the Learning Resource Center and meet with a R.A.D. staff member before enrolling.

Schedule: Other Term, Jun 25-Jul 25
RAD (Reading Across Disciplines)

MW04:30PM-05:20PMLECD.ValenzonaNatomas Off Campus LRC12717Textbook
Students must come to the R.A.D. Center in the Natomas LRC and meet with a R.A.D. staff member before enrolling.

Schedule: Other Term, Jun 26-Jul 24

TTh10:30AM-11:20AMLECM.BeuttelARC MAIN LRC RAD10457Textbook
Students must come to the R.A.D. Center in the Learning Resource Center and meet with a R.A.D. staff member before enrolling.

TTh12:30PM-01:20PMLECM.BeuttelARC MAIN LRC RAD10458Textbook
Students must come to the R.A.D. Center in the Learning Resource Center and meet with a R.A.D. staff member before enrolling.

RAD (Reading Across Disciplines)
TTh02:30PM-03:20PMLECD.ValenzonaNatomas Off Campus LRC12718Textbook
Students must come to the R.A.D. Center in the Natomas LRC and meet with a R.A.D. staff member before enrolling.

RAD (Reading Across Disciplines)
TTh04:30PM-05:20PMLECD.ValenzonaNatomas Off Campus LRC12719Textbook
Students must come to the R.A.D. Center in the Natomas LRC and meet with a R.A.D. staff member before enrolling.


ENGRD 316    Reading Across the Disciplines for Content Courses II    .5 Units

Prerequisite: ENGRD 315
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 9 hours LEC
Description: This course offers individualized or small-group sessions to help students who have already completed ENGRD 315 improve classroom performance. It focuses on application of inferential and critical reading strategies and study skills to specific content classes and programs. Topics include learning style assessment, how to implement appropriate reading strategies, and how to choose the best study methods. Students must come to the RAD Center and meet with a RAD staff member before enrolling. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Jun 18-Jul 18

MW09:30AM-10:20AMLECL.LarabeeARC MAIN LRC RAD10715Textbook
Students must come to the R.A.D. Center in the Learning Resource Center and meet with a R.A.D. staff member before enrolling.

MW10:30AM-11:20AMLECL.LarabeeARC MAIN LRC RAD10704Textbook
Students must come to the R.A.D. Center in the Learning Resource Center and meet with a R.A.D. staff member before enrolling.

MW11:30AM-12:20PMLECL.LarabeeARC MAIN LRC RAD10705Textbook
Students must come to the R.A.D. Center in the Learning Resource Center and meet with a R.A.D. staff member before enrolling.

MW01:30PM-02:20PMLECL.LarabeeARC MAIN LRC RAD10706Textbook
Students must come to the R.A.D. Center in the Learning Resource Center and meet with a R.A.D. staff member before enrolling.

Schedule: Other Term, Jun 25-Jul 25
RAD (Reading Across Disciplines)

MW04:30PM-05:20PMLECD.ValenzonaNatomas Off Campus LRC12720Textbook
Students must come to the R.A.D. Center in the Natomas LRC and meet with a R.A.D. staff member before enrolling.

Schedule: Other Term, Jun 26-Jul 24

TTh10:30AM-11:20AMLECM.BeuttelARC MAIN LRC RAD10707Textbook
Students must come to the R.A.D. Center in the Learning Resource Center and meet with a R.A.D. staff member before enrolling.

TTh12:30PM-01:20PMLECM.BeuttelARC MAIN LRC RAD10708Textbook
Students must come to the R.A.D. Center in the Learning Resource Center and meet with a R.A.D. staff member before enrolling.

RAD (Reading Across Disciplines)
TTh02:30PM-03:20PMLECD.ValenzonaNatomas Off Campus LRC12721Textbook
Students must come to the R.A.D. Center in the Natomas LRC and meet with a R.A.D. staff member before enrolling.

RAD (Reading Across Disciplines)
TTh04:30PM-05:20PMLECD.ValenzonaNatomas Off Campus LRC12722Textbook
Students must come to the R.A.D. Center in the Natomas LRC and meet with a R.A.D. staff member before enrolling.

Summer 2018 Class Schedule

Updated: July 12, 2018