Fall 2012 Class Schedule (CRC)



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SOC 300    Introductory Sociology    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); CSU Area D2; IGETC Area 4
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is a study of human behavior in society, including social groups, culture, personality, social stratification, social change, collective behavior and social institutions.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC P.Zisk               CRC MAIN BS 129          13745 
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MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC P.Zisk               CRC MAIN BS 129          13746 Textbook
 

TTh       01:30PM-02:50PM LEC N.George             CRC MAIN LRC 105         14140 Textbook
MW        01:30PM-02:50PM LEC N.George             CRC MAIN LRC 104         14428 Textbook
 

TBA       TBA             LEC D.Welkley            CRC MAIN Online          14256 Textbook
Online class.
There will be no on-campus orientation or on-campus exams. Students must complete all of the first week's assignments to remain in the course. In order to complete this class, students may use the CRC Computer Lab in LRC-204 or BS-145A, OR have access to a computer with the following minimum requirements: (1) connectivity to the Internet, (2) and activated imail account (3) Word processing capabilities for Rich Text Format files and the following free downloads: Adobe Acrobat Reader, Adobe Flash Player, and Apple QuickTime in the latest versions.
The course Web site can be found at http://elearning.losrios.edu/

TBA       TBA             LEC D.Welkley            CRC MAIN Online          14814 Textbook
Online class.
There will be no on-campus orientation or on-campus exams. Students must complete all of the first week's assignments to remain in the course. In order to complete this class, students may use the CRC Computer Lab in LRC-204 or BS-145A, OR have access to a computer with the following minimum requirements: (1) connectivity to the Internet, (2) and activated imail account (3) Word processing capabilities for Rich Text Format files and the following free downloads: Adobe Acrobat Reader, Adobe Flash Player, and Apple QuickTime in the latest versions.
The course Web site can be found at http://elearning.losrios.edu/



SOC 301    Social Problems    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); CSU Area D; IGETC Area 4
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is a survey of social problems in American society. It will examine their causes and evaluate proposed solutions. A special emphasis will be placed on local issues.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20
TTh       12:00PM-01:20PM LEC N.George             CRC MAIN CAC 230         19149 
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MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC S.Torres             CRC MAIN P 131           19905 Textbook
 

TBA       TBA             LEC D.Nguyen             CRC MAIN Online          14332 Textbook
Online class.
There will be no on-campus orientation or on-campus exams. Students must complete all of the first week's assignments to remain in the course. In order to complete this class, students may use the CRC Computer Lab in LRC-204 or BS-145A, OR have access to a computer with the following minimum requirements: (1) connectivity to the Internet, (2) and activated imail account (3) Word processing capabilities for Rich Text Format files and the following free downloads: Adobe Acrobat Reader, Adobe Flash Player, and Apple QuickTime in the latest versions.
The course Web site can be found at http://elearning.losrios.edu/

TBA       TBA             LEC D.Nguyen             CRC MAIN Online          14700 Textbook
Online class.
There will be no on-campus orientation or on-campus exams. Students must complete all of the first week's assignments to remain in the course. In order to complete this class, students may use the CRC Computer Lab in LRC-204 or BS-145A, OR have access to a computer with the following minimum requirements: (1) connectivity to the Internet, (2) and activated imail account (3) Word processing capabilities for Rich Text Format files and the following free downloads: Adobe Acrobat Reader, Adobe Flash Player, and Apple QuickTime in the latest versions.
The course Web site can be found at http://elearning.losrios.edu/



SOC 305    Critical Thinking in the Social Sciences    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 300 or the equivalent
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); AA/AS Area II(b); CSU Area A3; CSU Area D7
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course examines the definitional and contextual nature of social issues. It develops a "critical thinking" approach which integrates interdisciplinary principles and incorporates a comparative framework utilizing literary criticism, logic, argumentation, and persuasion to analyze and compare the content and validity of social problems. This course specifically explores how the media and scientific community collect, interpret, and report social data. Combining critical thinking techniques with the sociological perspective will help students to question the "taken-for-granted" assumptions that surround social phenomena and influence human behavior.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20
MW        07:30AM-08:50AM LEC D.Robinson           CRC MAIN BS 120          14333 
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TTh       03:00PM-04:20PM LEC D.Robinson           CRC MAIN CAC 230         19151 Textbook
TTh       05:30PM-06:50PM LEC D.Robinson           CRC MAIN LRC 105         20094 Textbook


SOC 310    Marriage and the Family    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: Eligibility for ENGWR 101
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b); CSU Area E
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course will examine the social, psychological, historical and economic factors relating to the changing family, marriage, remarriage and significant relationships. Exploration of the changing gender roles, the meaning of love and sexuality, dating, communication skills and parenting will also be included.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC P.Zisk               CRC MAIN BS 113          13748 
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SOC 321    Race, Ethnicity and Inequality in the United States    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); AA/AS Area VI; CSU Area D3; IGETC Area 4J
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is a social profile of major American minority groups. It examines the problems of minority assimilation into an "open" society and culture.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC P.Zisk               CRC MAIN BS 113          14113 
Textbook
TTh       07:30AM-08:50AM LEC P.Zisk               CRC MAIN BS 114          13753 Textbook
TTh       03:00PM-04:20PM LEC N.George             CRC MAIN BS 119          13755 Textbook
MW        03:00PM-04:20PM LEC N.George             CRC MAIN BS 113          13758 Textbook


SOC 341    Sex and Gender in the U.S.    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); CSU Area D4; IGETC Area 4D
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course provides a study of the changing roles of women and men in the US. Theories of women's and men's gender role socialization, gender related inequalities, health and body issues, and a current examination of the women's and men's movements will be explored.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20
TBA       TBA             LEC R.Anzini-Varesio     CRC MAIN Online          14334 
Textbook
Online class.
There will be no on-campus orientation or on-campus exams. Students must complete all of the first week's assignments to remain in the course. In order to complete this class, students may use the CRC Computer Lab in LRC-204 or BS-145A, OR have access to a computer with the following minimum requirements: (1) connectivity to the Internet, (2) and activated imail account (3) Word processing capabilities for Rich Text Format files and the following free downloads: Adobe Acrobat Reader, Adobe Flash Player, and Apple QuickTime in the latest versions.
The course Web site can be found at http://elearning.losrios.edu/



Fall 2012 Class Schedule

Updated: January 22, 2013