Spring 2012 Class Schedule (CRC)



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ANSC 300    Introduction to Animal Science    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area IV
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course provides a survey of the livestock industry, including the supply of animal products and their uses. A special emphasis is placed on the origin, characteristics, adaptation and contributions of farm animals to the agriculture industry. Students analyze the economic trends and career opportunities in animal agriculture.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
TTh       08:30AM-09:50AM LEC H.Lewis Jr.          CRC MAIN T 113A          14248 
Textbook


ANSC 302    Equine Reproduction    2 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 32 hours LEC ; 12 hours LAB
Description: This course combines the study of basic genetic principles with the study of the anatomical and physiological aspects of reproduction as they relate to equine reproduction, emphasizing genetic principles and reproductive aspects. Artificial insemination, embryo manipulation, and current innovations in productive biotechnology will also be examined. This course may include field trips and off-site laboratories and the instructor may or may not provide transportation.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
M         06:00PM-07:50PM LEC D.Howe               CRC MAIN T 115           15175 
Textbook
M         08:00PM-08:40PM LAB D.Howe               CRC MAIN T 115             
Class includes a required Saturday Lab meeting from 9:00-12:50 p.m. Information will be available at the first class meeting.


ANSC 304    Livestock Feeding and Nutrition    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: The fundamentals of digestion and absorption in both ruminants and non-ruminants are discussed. The nutritive value of feeds as they relate to the formulation of livestock rations will be emphasized including by-product feeding. Includes proper selection, evaluation, and utilization of feeds. This course may include field trips and off-site laboratories and the instructor may or may not provide transportation.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
T         05:00PM-06:50PM LEC C.Thunes             CRC MAIN T 114           19760 
Textbook
Th        03:30PM-06:35PM LAB C.Thunes             CRC MAIN T 114             


ANSC 498    Work Experience in Animal Science    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 14-May 16
TBA       TBA             LAB A.Avalos             CRC MAIN Online          15773 
Textbook
Online class. Required attendance at on campus Orientation: Friday, January 20, 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m. T-113A
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         12:00PM-12:50PM LAB A.Avalos             CRC MAIN P 132           21218 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB A.Avalos              TBA TBA                 21218 Textbook
 

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 11-May 16
TBA       TBA             LAB A.Avalos             CRC MAIN Online          21220 Textbook
Online class. Required attendance at on-campus Orientation: Saturday, February 11, 9:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m. T-113A
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

Spring 2012 Class Schedule

Updated: March 16, 2012