Spring 2010 Class Schedule (CRC)



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BUS 100    English for the Professional    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGRD 110 and ENGWR 51 with grades of "C" or better; or ESLR 320 and ESLW 320.
Advisory: BUSTEC 302 and 303
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is designed to prepare the student for business communication. It presents principles of correct and effective English usage as applied in business. Included are skills and techniques of written communication, sentence structure, word usage, punctuation, spelling, business vocabulary, and business document-formatting. Emphasis is placed on critical thinking and effective writing techniques through analyzing written communication and composing and organizing paragraphs into effective business documents. Computer skills are needed to format business documents and search the Internet for information. Proofreading skills are stressed throughout the course. The course is recommended for all business majors during their first semester.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 19
TTh       12:00PM-01:20PM LEC B.Miller             CRC MAIN BS 148          19203 
Textbook
Web Enhanced class - Traditional classroom course but instructor has chosen to add web assignments. No class time cancelled in lieu of online activities.
After registering, go to Professor Miller's Web site at http://crc.losrios.edu/millerb
to complete the Course Orientation before the first class meeting. Bring your textbooks to the first class. All testing will be done online.
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) Connection to the Internet, (2) e-mail account, and (3) Microsoft Word software

TBA       TBA             LEC B.Miller             CRC MAIN Online          19205 Textbook
Class 19205 is online.
After registering, go to Professor Miller's Web site at http://crc.losrios.edu/millerb to complete the Course Orientation before coming to the on campus orientation. Bring your textbooks to the on campus orientation.
Required attendance for on campus orientation and final
.
Orientation: Saturday, January 16, 9:00 a.m.-10:50 a.m., BS-129
Final: Saturday, May 15, 9:00 a.m.-10:50 a.m. BS-146
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) Connection to the Internet, (2) e-mail account, and (3) Microsoft Word software

TBA       TBA             LEC B.Miller             CRC MAIN Online          21013 Textbook
Class 21013 is online.
After registering, go to Professor Miller's Web site at http://crc.losrios.edu/millerb
to complete the Course Orientation before coming to the on campus orientation. Bring your textbooks to the on campus orientation.
Required attendance for on campus orientation and final
.
Orientation: Saturday, January 16, 9:00 a.m.-10:50 a.m., BS-129
Final: Saturday, May 15, 11:00 a.m.-12:50 p.m., BS-146
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) Connection to the Internet, (2) e-mail account, and (3) Microsoft Word software


BUS 105    Business Mathematics    3 Units

Prerequisite: None
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is a review of basic mathematical skills and introduces equations and formulas in solving for unknowns. Applications of mathematics in business include such areas as banking, commercial discounts, retail and wholesale markup-markdown, payroll computations, simple and compound interest, bank discount, present value, taxes, insurance, depreciation, and financial statements. Recommended for every major in business.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 19
TTh       05:30PM-06:50PM LEC E.Horrell            CRC MAIN BS 159          19381 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC L.Kolleda            CRC MAIN Online          21475 Textbook
Class 21475 is online.
Online Orientation. This class requires each enrolled student to complete the online orientation during the first week of the semester. You MUST complete this mandatory online orientation to remain in the class. The online orientation is available in the eLearning area for the class at http://elearning.losrios.edu
Required attendance for on campus final.
Final: Saturday, May 15, 1:00 p.m.-2:50 p.m., BS-160


BUS 300    Introduction to Business    3 Units

Prerequisite: None
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course provides a survey of all business areas, including Accounting, Law, Computer Information Science, Management, Marketing, Economics and Finance. The course is designed to be taken by all beginning students interested in business. It is a core requirement for business majors. This course provides an overview often very helpful in assisting students' selection of a specific career in the field of business.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 16-May 13
TTh       01:30PM-04:35PM LEC K.Benskin            CRC MAIN BS 148          21477 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Johnson            CRC MAIN Online          20947 Textbook
Class 20947 is online.
Online Orientation. This class requires each enrolled student to complete the online orientation. You MUST complete this mandatory online orientation to remain in the class. The online orientation is available in the eLearning area for the class at http://elearning.losrios.edu
Required attendance for on campus final.
Final: Friday, May 14, 11:00 a.m.-12:50 p.m., BS-148

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 19
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC A.Badrue             CRC MAIN BS 148          19195 Textbook
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC J.Johnson            CRC MAIN BS 148          19197 Textbook
Sa        01:00PM-03:50PM LEC G.Duffey             CRC MAIN LRC 107         20613 Textbook
TTh       05:30PM-06:50PM LEC L.Humphrey           CRC MAIN BS 113          19201 Textbook
M         06:00PM-09:05PM LEC J.Vest               CRC MAIN LRC 107         20077 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Johnson            CRC MAIN Online          21763 Textbook
Class 21763 is online.
Online Orientation. This class requires each enrolled student to complete the online orientation during the first week of the semester. You MUST complete this mandatory online orientation to remain in the class. The online orientation is available in the eLearning area for the class at http://elearning.losrios.edu
Required attendance for on campus final.
Final: Saturday, May 15, 9:00 a.m.-10:50 a.m., BS-129

TBA       TBA             LEC J.Johnson            CRC MAIN Online          20615 Textbook
Class 20615 is online.
Online Orientation. This class requires each enrolled student to complete the online orientation during the first week of the semester. You MUST complete this mandatory online orientation to remain in the class. The online orientation is available in the eLearning area for the class at http://elearning.losrios.edu
Required attendance for on campus final.
Final: Saturday, May 15, 11:00 a.m.- 12:50 p.m., BS-129


BUS 310    Business Communications    3 Units

Prerequisite: BUS 100 with a grade of "C" or better
Advisory: Ability to key 30 or more words a minute and use a current office-level word processing program.
General Education: AA/AS Area II(a)
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is designed to emphasize the use of communication theory in planning and composing various types of effective business letters and reports. The course stresses style, appearance, grammar, punctuation, tone, vocabulary and reader appeal. Interpersonal communication and listening, cross-cultural communication, electronic communication technology, and ethical and legal guidelines are included. A formal report with graphics is required.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 19
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Vest               CRC MAIN Online          20435 
Textbook
Class 20435 is online.
Online Orientation. This class requires each enrolled student to complete the online orientation during the first week of the semester. You MUST complete this mandatory online orientation to remain in the class. The online orientation is available in the eLearning area for the class at http://elearning.losrios.edu
Required attendance for on campus final.
Final: Saturday, May 15,1:00 p.m.- 2:50 p.m., BS-148


BUS 320    Concepts in Personal Finance    3 Units

Same As: ECON 320
Prerequisite: None
Advisory: BUS 105
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b)
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is designed to assist individuals in analyzing their financial affairs. Elements and conceptual basis of financial planning, analysis, and decision making in areas of budgeting, taxes, borrowing, money management, insurance, investments, and retirement will be examined with an emphasis on principles to develop students' economic decision making. Students will be using mathematical concepts as well as reading and interpreting written and oral instructions. The course provides a solid base for a career in financial planning services. This course is the same as ECON 320, and only one may be taken for credit. See Cross-Listed Courses in the catalog.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 16-May 13
TBA       TBA             LEC E.Granquist          CRC MAIN Online          21779 
Textbook
Class 21779 is online.
Online Orientation. This class requires each enrolled student to complete the online orientation during the first week of the class. You MUST complete this mandatory online orientation to remain in the class. The online orientation is available in the eLearning area for the class at http://elearning.losrios.edu
Required attendance for on campus final.
Final: Thursday, May 13, 3:00 p.m.-4:50 p.m., BS-159

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 19
T         01:30PM-02:50PM LEC E.Granquist          CRC MAIN LRC 107         21775 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC E.Granquist          CRC MAIN Online          21775 Textbook
Hybrid class - Partly Online/Partly Classroom
Enrolled students are required to attend weekly on campus meetings on Tuesdays, the on campus final exam, and also participate in class assignments and weekly quizzes online through eLearning (Desire2Learn) at http://elearning.losrios.edu For additional online course information go to http://www.crc.losrios.edu/de

TBA       TBA             LEC J.Johnson            CRC MAIN Online          20599 Textbook
Class 20599 is online.
Online Orientation. This class requires each enrolled student to complete the online orientation during the first week of the semester. You MUST complete this mandatory online orientation to remain in the class. The online orientation is available in the eLearning area for the class at http://elearning.losrios.edu
Required attendance for on campus final.
Final: Saturday, May 15, 1:00 p.m.-2:50 p.m., BS-129

TBA       TBA             LEC E.Granquist          CRC MAIN Online          21015 Textbook
Class 21015 is online.
Online Orientation. This class requires each enrolled student to complete the online orientation during the first week of the semester. You MUST complete this mandatory online orientation to remain in the class. The online orientation is available in the eLearning area for the class at http://elearning.losrios.edu
Required attendance for on campus final.
Final: Friday, May 14, 10:00 a.m.-11:50 a.m., BS-125

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 20-May 15
TBA       TBA             LEC E.Granquist          CRC MAIN Online          22303 Textbook
Class 22303 is online.
Online Orientation. This class requires each enrolled student to complete the online orientation during the first week of the class. You MUST complete this mandatory online orientation to remain in the class. The online orientation is available in the eLearning area for the class at http://elearning.losrios.edu
Required attendance for on campus final.
Final: Friday, May 14, 12:00 p.m.-1:50 p.m., BS-125


BUS 330    Managing Diversity in the Workplace    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); AA/AS Area VI; CSU Area D7
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course examines the leadership skills and abilities needed to manage a multicultural workforce. A primary focus is placed upon the workplace impact of various historical, social, and cultural experiences/perspectives related to gender, age, ethnicity, and disability. Workforce issues related to the diversity of the American consumer and global consumer impact on the United States are analyzed.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jan 16-Mar 15
TTh       02:30PM-05:35PM LEC A.Badrue             CRC MAIN T 116           21479 
Textbook
Class 21479 is designed for students in the Ford ASSET 20 Program and it is open to all students.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 19
Th        07:00PM-10:05PM LEC L.Humphrey           CRC MAIN BS 113          19173 Textbook


BUS 340    Business Law    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
See UC Limitations & Counselor
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is an introductory coverage of the law in its relationship to the environment of business. The course covers the American legal system as an instrument of economic, social, and political control. It stresses basic business torts, crime and business, contracts and sales transactions, agency, legal structures of business, government regulation and property rights. For more detailed coverage of some of these topics, see BUS 341.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 19
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC L.Davenport          CRC MAIN BS 159          19189 
Textbook
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC L.Davenport          CRC MAIN BS 159          19191 Textbook
T         07:00PM-10:05PM LEC L.Davenport          CRC MAIN BS 159          19193 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC R.Johnson            CRC MAIN Online          20611 Textbook
Class 20611 is online.
Online Orientation. This class requires each enrolled student to complete the online orientation during the first week of the semester. The online orientation is available in the eLearning area for the class at http://elearning.losrios.edu
You MUST complete this mandatory online orientation to remain in the class.
Required attendance for on campus final.
Final: Saturday, May 15, 9:00 a.m.-10:50 a.m., BS-120

TBA       TBA             LEC R.Johnson            CRC MAIN Online          20949 Textbook
Class 20949 is online.
Online Orientation. This class requires each enrolled student to complete the online orientation during the first week of the semester. You MUST complete this mandatory online orientation to remain in the class. The online orientation is available in the eLearning area for the class at http://elearning.losrios.edu
Required attendance for on campus final.
Final: Saturday, May 15, 11:00 a.m.-12:50 p.m., BS-120

TBA       TBA             LEC J.Johnson            CRC MAIN Online          31896 Textbook
Class 31896 is online.
Online Orientation. This class requires each enrolled student to complete the online orientation by the first week of the class. You MUST complete this mandatory online orientation to remain in the class. The online orientation is available in the eLearning area for the class at http://elearning.losrios.edu
Required attendance for on campus final.
Final: Saturday, May 15, 1:00 p.m.-2:50 p.m., BS-114

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 06-May 15
TBA       TBA             LEC R.Johnson            CRC MAIN Online          21783 Textbook
Class 21783 is online.
Online Orientation. This class requires each enrolled student to complete the online orientation by the first week of the class. You MUST complete this mandatory online orientation to remain in the class. The online orientation is available in the eLearning area for the class at http://elearning.losrios.edu
Required attendance for on campus final.
Final: Saturday, May 15, 1:00 p.m.-2:50 p.m., BS-120


BUS 345    Law and Society    3 Units

Same As: SOCSC 360
Prerequisite: None
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); CSU Area D8; IGETC Area 4G
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is an introduction to the American legal system emphasizing the nature, purpose, sources and functioning of American law but including some comparative analysis of other historical and contemporary legal systems. It stresses the evolution of legal concepts as a reflection of the social environment and the role of the judiciary. A theoretical rather than practical viewpoint is used through analysis of selected cases and legislation in the areas of individualism, socioeconomic groups, the family, the economy, crime, criminal procedure and punishment, church and state separation, the environment, and torts. This course should not be taken in place of BUS 340 when required. This course is the same as SOCSC 360, and only one may be taken for credit. See Cross-Listed Courses in the catalog.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 19
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC A.Manzanetti         CRC MAIN BS 159          19179 
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F         09:30AM-12:35PM LEC L.Davenport          CRC MAIN BS 159          19181 Textbook
TTh       12:00PM-01:20PM LEC L.Davenport          CRC MAIN BS 159          20755 Textbook
Th        07:00PM-10:05PM LEC L.Davenport          CRC MAIN BS 159          19183 Textbook


BUS 350    Small Business Management/Entrepreneurship    3 Units

Prerequisite: None
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This class provides an overview of the various elements involved in starting and operating a small business. It introduces such topics as developing a business plan, finding financial resources, developing personal and business goals, meeting legal requirements, understanding marketing concepts, and other topics of interest to the entrepreneur.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 19
W         07:00PM-10:05PM LEC P.Doris              CRC MAIN BS 159          20441 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC A.Balsamo            CRC MAIN Online          20609 Textbook
Class 20609 is online.
Online Orientation. This class requires each enrolled student to complete the online orientation during the first week of the semester. You MUST complete this mandatory online orientation to remain in the class. The online orientation is available in the eLearning area for the class at http://elearning.losrios.edu
Required attendance for on campus final.
Final: Saturday, May 15, 9:00 a.m.-10:50 a.m., LRC-105


BUS 354    Students in Free Enterprise    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course provides students with an overview of what it takes to be successful in business through implementation of group projects and business leadership practices. Students will complete community-based business projects, focusing on business and project planning, team building, communications, preparing and processing information, and leadership. Students will plan, implement, and evaluate each project and then compose an annual report and deliver a professional presentation that will be evaluated by a selection of industry and business leaders at a regional competition, Students in Free Enterprise (SIFE). Students receive instruction in the areas of entrepreneurship, small business management, business planning, project management, oral and written presentation skills. This course emphasizes activities and techniques that develop competencies needed to become a successful business leader. There may be a material fee for this course. This course may be taken four times for credit.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 19
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC K.Benskin            CRC MAIN BS 159          31897 
Textbook


BUS 498    Work Experience in Business    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, Jan 16-May 19
TBA       TBA             LAB A.Avalos             Off Campus Job Site      19479 
Textbook
All students enrolling in the above class 19479 must participate in mandatory weekly class meetings on Tuesday from 12:30 - 1:20PM in BS-163.

TBA       TBA             LAB A.Avalos             Off Campus Job Site      19485 Textbook
The above number 19485 is an online course. Web address: http://elearning.losrios.edu Students are required to attend one of the on ground orientations listed below: Saturday January 16th 9:00 am - 11:00am BS-160
Friday January 22nd 7:00 - 9:00pm BS-160    
Instructor's e-mail AvalosA@crc.losrios.edu
In order to take this class, students must either use the CRC Main Campus Computer Lab located in LRC 204 OR have access to a computer with the following minimum requirements: 1) Connection to the Internet AND 2) e-mail account

TBA       TBA             LAB A.Avalos             Off Campus Job Site      22075 Textbook
All students enrolled in this class must participate in mandatory weekly class meetings on Wednesday from 6:00 pm - 6:50 pm in Room BS-147.

TBA       TBA             LAB A.Avalos             Off Campus Job Site      21641 Textbook
The above number 21641 is an online course. Web address: http://elearning.losrios.edu Students are required to attend one of the on ground orientations listed below: Saturday January 16th 9:00 am - 11:00am BS-160
Friday January 22nd 7:00 - 9:00pm BS-160     
Instructor's e-mail AvalosA@crc.losrios.edu
In order to take this class, students must either use the CRC Main Campus Computer Lab located in LRC 204 OR have access to a computer with the following minimum requirements: 1) Connection to the Internet AND 2) e-mail account

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 16-May 19
TBA       TBA             LAB A.Avalos             Off Campus Job Site      19481 Textbook
The above number 19481 is an online course. Web address: http://elearning.losrios.edu Students are required to attend the on ground orientation listed :
Friday February 19th 7:00 - 9:00pm BS-160
Instructor's e-mail AvalosA@crc.losrios.edu
In order to take this class, students must either use the CRC Main Campus Computer Lab located in LRC 204 OR have access to a computer with the following minimum requirements: 1) Connection to the Internet AND 2) e-mail account.

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 20-May 19
TBA       TBA             LAB A.Avalos             Off Campus Job Site      19483 Textbook
The above number 19483 is a Hybrid class.
All students enrolled in this class must participate in Online lectures.
AND participate in 4 mandatory class meetings Saturdays from 9:00am - 11:00am in Room BS-160.
Meeting dates will be Saturday, March 20th, March 27, April 17th, and May 15th.
In order to take this class, students must either use the CRC Main Campus Computer Lab located in LRC 204 OR have access to an IBM type PC computer with the following minimum requirements:
1) Connection to the Internet AND 2) e-mail account
Instructor's e-mail AvalosA@crc.losrios.edu

Spring 2010 Class Schedule

Updated: July 30, 2010