Fall 2012 Class Schedule (FLC)



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ENGRD 16    Basic Reading Skills    2 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 36 hours LEC
Description: This course is the beginning level class in the FLC Reading sequence and is the prerequisite course for ENGRD 110. The class may be taught in traditional lecture format or in an individualized, modular format, allowing for flexible scheduling of the 36 required hours. It is designed to prepare students for the higher level reading skills required in college and in the workplace. Areas of concentration include vocabulary development; comprehension skills such as finding the main idea, identifying major and minor details and making inferences; basic textbook reading techniques; and benefits of life-long reading for enjoyment.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20
MW        10:30AM-11:20AM LEC T.Rauschkolb         FLC MAIN FL5 11          15866 
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ENGRD 18    Individualized Reading Skills    .5-2 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 36 hours LEC
Description: This course offers individualized reading instruction modules at a wide range of skill levels, from basic to advanced, designed to help the student improve reading skills in specific areas. This course does not meet any prerequisites; it is for personal enrichment. Modules assigned will vary according to the student's needs and ability level. Specific skill areas could include: comprehension (stated and implied main idea, major and minor details, inferences, organization, fact from opinion, tone, evaluating arguments), vocabulary development, speed reading, and textbook reading skills. This course is graded Pass / No Pass. Students may register up to the 10th week of the semester if the course is not full. Scheduling is flexible, based on the Reading, Writing, Math Center or English Center's hours of operation.

Schedule: Other Term, Aug 27-Dec 13
TBA       TBA             LEC L.Malloy             FLC MAIN FL2 239         15862 
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This one (1) unit class is offered in the FLC Reading and Writing Center, located in FL2-239 on the FLC-Main campus. The center will be open August 27 - December 13 with the following hours: Monday, Thursday, and Friday 9:00am to 5:00pm, and Tuesday and Wednesday from 9:30pm to 7:00pm during Spring 2012. Students must attend one of the following mandatory orientations located in the Folsom Main-Reading and Writing Center (FL2-239). Orientation dates: Tuesday, August 28, 5:30-7:00pm; Wednesday, August 29, 1:00-2:30pm; Wednesday, September 5, 5:30-7:00pm; Thursday, September 6, 12:00-1:30pm; Friday, September 7, 11:00-12:30pm; and Monday, September 10, 12:00-1:30pm. Students who do not begin work in the Reading and Writing Center during the first three weeks of class will be dropped. Students will have 14 weeks to complete 16 hours of work, with an average of approximately 1.1 hours of work per week. All work must be completed in the Reading and Writing Center during open hours. Please call 916-608-6517 or visit the lab for more information.

TBA       TBA             LEC L.Malloy             FLC MAIN FL2 239         15864 Textbook
This two (2) unit class is offered in the FLC Reading and Writing Center, located in FL2-239 on the FLC-Main campus. The center will be open August 27 - December 13 with the following hours: Monday, Thursday, and Friday 9:00am to 5:00pm, and Tuesday and Wednesday from 9:30pm to 7:00pm during Spring 2012. Students must attend one of the following mandatory orientations located in the Folsom Main-Reading and Writing Center (FL2-239). Orientation dates: Tuesday, August 28, 5:30-7:00pm; Wednesday, August 29, 1:00-2:30pm; Wednesday, September 5, 5:30-7:00pm; Thursday, September 6, 12:00-1:30pm; Friday, September 7, 11:00-12:30pm; and Monday, September 10, 12:00-1:30pm. Students who do not begin work in the Reading and Writing Center during the first three weeks of class will be dropped. Students will have 14 weeks to complete 32 hours of work, with an average of approximately 2.2 hours of work per week. All work must be completed in the Reading and Writing Center during open hours. Please call 916-608-6517 or visit the lab for more information.

TBA       TBA             LEC K.Leland             El Dorado EDC C213       15868 Textbook
This one (1) unit class is offered in The English Center, located in C213 at the El Dorado Center in Placerville. The center will be open August 27 - December 13 with the following hours: Daily 9:00am to 2:00pm, and Wednesdays from 5:00pm to 8:00pm. Students must complete an orientation at the center during the first three weeks or they will be dropped from the class. Students will have 14 weeks to complete 16 hours of work, with an average of approximately 1.1 hours of work per week. All work must be completed in the English Center. Please call 530-642-5686 for updated information or contact the instructor at lelandk@flc.losrios.edu.

TBA       TBA             LEC K.Leland             El Dorado EDC C213       15869 Textbook
This two (2) unit class is offered in The English Center, located in C213 at the El Dorado Center in Placerville. The center will be open August 27 - December 13 with the following hours: Daily 9:00am to 2:00pm, and Wednesdays from 5:00pm to 8:00pm. Students must complete an orientation at the center during the first three weeks or they will be dropped from the class. Students will have 14 weeks to complete 32 hours of work, with an average of approximately 2.2 hours of work per week. All work must be completed in the English Center. Please call 530-642-5686 for updated information or contact the instructor at lelandk@flc.losrios.edu.


ENGRD 110    Comprehension Strategies and Vocabulary Development For College    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGRD 16; or placement through the assessment process.
Advisory: ENGLB 71
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is designed to help students prepare for college level reading. Areas of concentration include vocabulary development, literal and inferential comprehension skills, textbook reading techniques, study skills, and reading for pleasure. Students will become more efficient readers by learning to vary reading rate depending upon their purposes for reading. Enrollment in EngLb 71 or EngRd 13 is recommended for additional individualized help.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC D.Larry-Kearney      FLC MAIN FL1 204         16054 
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TTh       05:30PM-06:50PM LEC T.Rauschkolb         FLC MAIN FL5 209         15784 Textbook
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC L.Malloy             El Dorado EDC A203       15786 Textbook


ENGRD 310    Critical Reading as Critical Thinking    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGRD 110 or ESLR 320 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement through the assessment process.
Advisory: ENGLB 71 or ENGRD 18
General Education: AA/AS Area II(b); CSU Area A3
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course covers the theory and practice of critical reading as critical thinking for successful academic performance. The course emphasizes the following areas: logic and its relation to written text; inductive and deductive reasoning; formal and informal fallacies; academic vocabulary advancement; development of effective and flexible reading rates; proficiency of textual comprehension; identification of rhetorical elements; discernment between factual evidence and opinion; strategic application of these abilities in reading university level texts. One or more hours per week may be required in the Folsom Lake College Reading and Writing Center or English Center.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20
MW        01:00PM-02:20PM LEC T.Rauschkolb         FLC MAIN FL4 132         15787 
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TTh       05:30PM-06:50PM LEC D.Larry-Kearney      FLC MAIN FL4 133         16055 Textbook
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC L.Malloy             El Dorado EDC C101       15788 Textbook

Fall 2012 Class Schedule

Updated: December 4, 2012