Fall 2013 Class Schedule (CRC)



Back to Previous Page

TA 300    Introduction to the Theatre    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 class surveys the literary, cultural and historical aspect of theatre arts. It is an audience oriented, non-performance theatre arts course open to all students. Students will be required to see live theatrical productions as a part of this course. Students will have to purchase tickets to the plays and find their own transportation to the productions. Students who qualify due to a lack of sufficient funds may request the fee waived.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Aug 24-Oct 18
TBA       TBA             LEC C.Braden             CRC MAIN Online          14591 
Textbook
Online class.
Online Orientation. There is no on-campus orientation for this course. Each student must complete the online orientation to Desire2Learn ( available at http://elearning.losrios.edu ) by Saturday August 24. Each student must e-mail Professor Braden at bradenk@crc.losrios.edu before Tuesday, August 26, in order to remain in the course.
To take this class, you may use the CRC Computer Lab in LRC-204; otherwise, you must have access to a computer with the following minimum requirements: (1) DSL, Cable modem or faster connection to the Internet, (2) e-mail account, (3) Microsoft Word software, (4) Adobe Acrobat Reader, (5) Flash Media player (latest version)

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC C.Fortin             CRC MAIN M 200           13706 Textbook
MW        03:00PM-04:20PM LEC F.Condon             CRC MAIN CAC 138         14820 Textbook
TTh       11:00AM-12:20PM LEC C.Braden             Elk Grove EGA 205        18899 Textbook
Class is held at Elk Grove Center located at 10051 Big Horn Boulevard, Elk Grove CA 95757.


TA 302    History and Theory of the Theatre I    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 101; or equivalent skills demonstrated through the assessment process.
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 a survey of the history of theatre from the Greeks through the 17th Century. The history and development of theatre and drama are studied in relationship to cultural, political and social conditions of the time. Plays are read for analysis of structure, plot, character and historical relevance. This course is recommended for students planning to major in Theatre, Humanities, English or Communication. (C-ID THTR 113)

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC C.Fortin             CRC MAIN L 111           18859 
Textbook
 

TBA       TBA             LEC C.Fortin             CRC MAIN Online          14711 Textbook
Online class.
Online Orientation. This class requires each enrolled student to complete the online orientation the first week of the semester. You MUST complete this mandatory online orientation and e-mail Professor Fortin before Saturday, August 24 of the first week of class at fortinc@crc.losrios.edu to remain in the class. The online orientation is available in the eLearning area for the class at http://elearning.losrios.edu and choose the Desire2Learn link.
NOTE: To take this class, you may use the CRC Computer Lab in LRC-204 or BS-145A; otherwise, you MUST have access to a computer with the following minimum requirements: (1) DSL, Cable modem or faster connection to the Internet, (2) e-mail account, (3) Microsoft Word software, (4) Adobe Acrobat Reader, (5) Flash Media player (current version).


TA 306    Diversity in American Drama (1960 to Present)    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; AA/AS Area VI; CSU Area C1; CSU Area D2; IGETC Area 3A; IGETC Area 4
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This multicultural course surveys the theatrical expression of Native-American, African-American, Chicana/Chicano, and Asian-American theatre from 1960 to the present, including the social, political, cultural, and economic climate in which the theatre was created.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
M         06:00PM-09:10PM LEC F.Condon             CRC MAIN CAC 138         18882 
Textbook


TA 350    Theory and Techniques of Acting I    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C1
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course explores the theories and techniques used in the preparation of a role for the stage. American realistic scenes and monologues are staged and performed in the classroom. The emphasis will be placed on broadening the understanding of the acting process. (C-ID THTR 151)

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC C.Fortin             CRC MAIN CAC 230         18860 
Textbook
 

TTh       12:00PM-01:20PM LEC C.Fortin             CRC MAIN TA 412          14581 Textbook
 

TTh       03:30PM-04:50PM LEC F.Condon             CRC MAIN CAC 230         14887 Textbook
 

W         06:00PM-09:05PM LEC F.Condon             CRC MAIN CAC 230         15028 Textbook


TA 420    Stagecraft    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course covers the basic materials used in the construction of scenery and properties. Also included are construction and painting techniques; kinds of scenery and backstage organization are explored through a combination of lecture and practical experience gained by working on department productions.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
MW        12:00PM-12:50PM LEC C.Mullen             CRC MAIN TA 406          14004 
Textbook
MW        01:00PM-02:20PM LAB C.Mullen             CRC MAIN TA 406            


TA 422    Stage Lighting    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: An introduction to basic concepts of stage lighting, including planning, rigging and operations of lighting systems; optics, equipment, electricity, control and color; basic lighting design.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
TTh       09:00AM-09:50AM LEC S.Decker             CRC MAIN TA 406          14749 
Textbook
TTh       10:00AM-11:20AM LAB S.Decker             CRC MAIN TA 406            


TA 424    Advanced Technical Theatre    3 Units

Prerequisite: TA 420 and 422 with grades of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course will explore advanced technical theatre production techniques and design in the areas of scenery, props, lighting, sound, scenic painting, rigging or stage management, costumes through individual projects and participation in major productions.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
MW        12:00PM-12:50PM LEC C.Mullen             CRC MAIN TA 406          14006 
Textbook
MW        01:00PM-02:20PM LAB C.Mullen             CRC MAIN TA 406            


TA 430    Costume Construction    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course explores the basic areas of costume construction. Topics include fabrics, color, patterns, sewing techniques, costume pieces, and accessories. Period styles, costume analysis, and basic design are also covered. This course offers experience in constructing costumes for theatrical productions. Through the construction of costumes for the Theatre Arts productions students will learn techniques of pattern drafting and sewing for stage use. (C-ID THTR 174)

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
MW        01:30PM-02:20PM LEC R.Redmond            CRC MAIN TA 413          14888 
Textbook
MW        02:30PM-03:50PM LAB R.Redmond            CRC MAIN TA 413            


TA 460    Rehearsal and Performance    .5-3 Units

Course Family:
Modern Performance and Technical Production
Prerequisite: None.
Enrollment Limitation: Ability to perform in current production as determined by audition, or to work backstage as determined by the requirements of the production.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 162 hours LAB
Description: This course is a workshop experience for students in theatre. All students performing or working backstage in productions may enroll in this class for one-half to three units at the discretion of the instructor. Students may enroll in this class after the close of late registration at the discretion of the instructor. (C-ID THTR 191)

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
TBA       TBA             LAB S.Decker              TBA TBA                 19560 Textbook
Variable Unit Class from 1.0 to 2.0 Units. Enroll for 1 Unit (54 hours) or 2 Units (108 hours). Attendance will be taken. TAP 310 and TA 460 are taught concurrently. TAP 310 is team taught by adjunct Professors Carrie Mullen and Stephen Decker. To receive credit for this class, students may attend activiities scheduled around technical and production rehearsals and performances.
Students must attend the Mandatory Orientation.
Orientation: Monday, August 26, 4:00 p.m., TA-406.


TBA       TBA             LAB C.Mullen              TBA TBA                 19560 Textbook
Variable Unit Class from 1.0 to 2.0 Units. Enroll for 1 Unit (54 hours) or 2 Units (108 hours). Attendance will be taken. TAP 310 and TA 460 are taught concurrently. TAP 310 is team taught by adjunct Professors Carrie Mullen and Stephen Decker. To receive credit for this class, students may attend activiities scheduled around technical and production rehearsals and performances.
Students must attend the Mandatory Orientation.
Orientation: Monday, August 26, 4:00 p.m., TA-406.



TA 498    Work Experience in Theatre Arts    1-4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 300 hours LAB
Description: This course provides students with opportunities to develop marketable skills in preparation for employment or advancement within their current job. Course content will include understanding the application of education to the workforce; completion of required forms, which document the student's progress and hours spent at the work site; and developing workplace skills and competencies. During the course of the semester, the student is required to fulfill an 18 hour orientation and 75 hours of related paid work experience, or 60 hours of unpaid work experience for one unit. An additional 75 or 60 hours of related work experience is required for each additional unit. The course may be taken again when there is new or expanded learning on the job for a maximum of 16 units.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
T         12:30PM-01:20PM LAB A.Avalos             CRC MAIN WIN 106         13849 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB A.Avalos              TBA TBA                 13849 Textbook
 

TBA       TBA             LAB A.Avalos             CRC MAIN Online          14620 Textbook
Online class. Required attendance at on campus Orientation: Saturday, August 31, 9:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m. WIN-106
Login to the eLearning Web site at https://d2l.losrios.edu/
For information, e-mail Professor Amy Avalos avalosa@crc.losrios.edu
To take this class, you may use the CRC Computer Lab in LRC-204; otherwise, you must have access to a computer with the following minimum requirements: 1) Connection to the Internet, 2) e-mail account

W         06:00PM-06:50PM LAB A.Avalos             CRC MAIN WIN 106         14283 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB A.Avalos              TBA TBA                 14283 Textbook
 

TBA       TBA             LAB A.Avalos             CRC MAIN Online          13850 Textbook
Online class. Required attendance at on campus Orientation: Saturday, August 31, 9:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m. WIN-106
Login to the eLearning Web site at https://d2l.losrios.edu/
For information, e-mail Professor Amy Avalos avalosa@crc.losrios.edu
To take this class, you may use the CRC Computer Lab in LRC-204; otherwise, you must have access to a computer with the following minimum requirements: 1) Connection to the Internet, 2) e-mail account

TBA       TBA             LAB A.Avalos             CRC MAIN Online          13852 Textbook
Online class. Required attendance at on campus Orientation: Thursday, August 29, 7:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m. WIN-106
Login to the eLearning Web site at https://d2l.losrios.edu/
For information, e-mail Professor Amy Avalos avalosa@crc.losrios.edu
To take this class, you may use the CRC Computer Lab in LRC-204; otherwise, you must have access to a computer with the following minimum requirements: 1) Connection to the Internet, 2) e-mail account

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 21-Dec 19
TBA       TBA             LAB A.Avalos             CRC MAIN Online          13851 Textbook
Online class. Required attendance at on campus Orientation: Saturday, September 21, 9:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m. WIN-106
Login to the eLearning Web site at https://d2l.losrios.edu/
For information, e-mail Professor Amy Avalos avalosa@crc.losrios.edu
To take this class, you may use the CRC Computer Lab in LRC-204; otherwise, you must have access to a computer with the following minimum requirements: 1) Connection to the Internet, 2) e-mail account

Fall 2013 Class Schedule

Updated: December 13, 2013