Summer 2018 Class Schedule (ARC)



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MUFHL 300    Introduction to Music    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 I; CSU Area C1; IGETC Area 3A
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is an introductory examination of how composers and songwriters apply the various elements of music to heighten the expressive impact of a composition. Aspects of melody, rhythm, harmony, tone, and structure are studied through focused listening of works from the Renaissance to contemporary styles of avant-garde and popular music. This course requires no previous musical study. (C-ID MUS 100)

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

TBATBALECS.ThompsonARC MAIN Online 12630Textbook
Online Orientation
For further information about the course requirements, please note the instructor's name above and then visit the website at
ARC ONLINE Faculty Directory

TBATBALECS.ThompsonARC MAIN Online 10141Textbook
Online Orientation
For further information about the course requirements, please note the instructor's name above and then visit the website at ARC ONLINE Faculty Directory

TBATBALECR.HughesARC MAIN Online 10142Textbook
Students who are already enrolled should purchase the textbook, contact the instructor, Dr. Ralph Hughes at Hughesr@arc.losrios.edu with your basic contact info (name, email address, and a phone number). You will be emailed an enrollment key for our Moodle System website. CANVAS will only be used as a supplement website for this course.

TBATBALECR.HughesARC MAIN Online 12631Textbook
Students who are already enrolled should purchase the textbook, contact the instructor, Dr. Ralph Hughes at Hughesr@arc.losrios.edu with your basic contact info (name, email address, and a phone number). You will be emailed an enrollment key for our Moodle System website. CANVAS will only be used as a supplement website for this course.


MUFHL 308    Introduction to Music: Rock & Roll    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 102, 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 I; CSU Area C1; IGETC Area 3A
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course examines social, political, cultural, and economic issues as they relate to the history of Rock & Roll music. It includes guided listening and video presentations to show the evolution of Rock from its roots to current stylistic trends. This course requires no previous musical study.

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

TBATBALECD.EifertsenARC MAIN Online 10401Textbook
Online Orientation - access through eLearning.
For further information about the course requirements, please note the instructor's name above and then visit the website at
ARC ONLINE Faculty Directory

TBATBALECD.EifertsenARC MAIN Online 12634Textbook
Online Orientation - access through eLearning.
For further information about the course requirements, please note the instructor's name above and then visit the website at ARC ONLINE Faculty Directory


MUFHL 315    Jazz History    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 I; AA/AS Area VI; CSU Area C1; IGETC Area 3A
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course introduces the history of jazz. Topics include ethnicity, ethnocentrism, racism, ageism, class differences, and gender issues. Guided listening presentations show how African and early African American musical traditions have led to the development of various improvisational forms and styles including ragtime, swing, bebop, free jazz, fusion, and acid jazz.

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

TBATBALECA.LapierreARC MAIN Online 10095Textbook
Oline Orientation:
For further information about the course requirements, please note the instructor's name above and then visit the website at
ARC ONLINE Faculty Directory

TBATBALECA.LapierreARC MAIN Online 12633Textbook
Oline Orientation:
For further information about the course requirements, please note the instructor's name above and then visit the website at ARC ONLINE Faculty Directory


MUFHL 321    Basic Musicianship    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C1; IGETC Area 3A
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course introduces the elements of music including scales, chords, aural skills, harmonic progression, form, notation, and composition. No previous musical study is required. (C-ID MUS 110)

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

TBATBALECS.ThompsonARC MAIN Online 10143Textbook
Online Orientation
For further information about the course requirements, please note the instructor's name above and then visit the website at
ARC ONLINE Faculty Directory

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

MTW12:30PM-02:40PMLECP.NjokuARC MAIN FineArts 52612483Textbook
TBATBALECP.NjokuARC MAIN Online 12483Textbook

MUFHL 330    World Music    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 I; AA/AS Area VI; CSU Area C1; IGETC Area 3A
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is an introduction to folk, dance, ceremonial, and popular music from around the world. Guided listening presentations show how traditional forms and styles have led to the urban, professional music popular in many countries today known as "World Beat." Concepts of ethnicity, ethnocentrism, racism, ageism, class differences, and gender issues are addressed. Music of the Americas, Africa, Asia, India, Europe, and the Middle East are compared. No previous musical experience is required.

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

TBATBALECM.VanRegenmorterARC MAIN Online 10172Textbook
Online Orientation - access through eLearning.
For further information about the course requirements, please note the instructor's name above and then visit the website at
ARC ONLINE Faculty Directory

TBATBALECM.VanRegenmorterARC MAIN Online 12632Textbook
Online Orientation - access through eLearning.
For further information about the course requirements, please note the instructor's name above and then visit the website at ARC ONLINE Faculty Directory

Summer 2018 Class Schedule

Updated: July 12, 2018