Fall 2013 Class Schedule (FLC)



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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 various business areas, including Accounting, regulation, negotiation, ethics, information technology, management, marketing, global competition, economics, finance, environmental factors, implementation, communications, leadership, and business planning. The course is designed to be taken by all beginning students interested in business. It is a core requirement for business majors.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Aug 24-Oct 18
TBA       TBA             LEC C.Smith              FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      15196 
Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The orientation for this course is online and can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website at D2L.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. For more information, please go to www.flc.losrios.edu/~smith.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Oct 19-Dec 13
TBA       TBA             LEC C.Smith              FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      15197 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The orientation for this course is online and can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website at D2L.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. For more information, please go to www.flc.losrios.edu/~smith.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC G.Tryhane            FLC MAIN FL4 219         15198 Textbook



TTh       12:40PM-02:00PM LEC A.Gibson             FLC MAIN FL1 109         15588 Textbook
This is an Interactive Television Class. Please visit www.flc.losrios.edu/~itv
for more information on FLC Interactive Television Classes.

W         06:00PM-09:05PM LEC J.McClatchy          FLC MAIN FL5 12          15552 Textbook



TTh       12:40PM-02:00PM LEC A.Gibson             Off Campus RCC 14        15589 Textbook
This is an Interactive Television Class. Please visit www.flc.losrios.edu/~itv
for more information on FLC Interactive Television Classes.

TTh       12:40PM-02:00PM LEC A.Gibson             El Dorado EDC C215       15199 Textbook
This is an Interactive Television Class. Please visit www.flc.losrios.edu/~itv
for more information on FLC Interactive Television Classes.

TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC G.Tryhane            El Dorado EDC A105       15590 Textbook


BUS 310    Business Communications    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: BUS 100
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.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Aug 24-Oct 18
TBA       TBA             LEC D.Buch               FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      15200 
Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The orientation for this course is online and can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website at D2L.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. For more information, please go to www.flc.losrios.edu/~buch.



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. This course is not open to students who have received credit for ECON 320.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
F         09:00AM-12:05PM LEC G.Tryhane            FLC MAIN FL1 203         15620 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC G.Tryhane            FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      15620 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which approximately two-thirds of the class is online. This hybrid class will meet the first day in room FL1 203 from 9:00 am -12:05 pm on Friday, August 30, 2013 for a course overview and discussion. Students must attend the following class sessions to discuss current issues in Personal Finance: 8/30, 9/27, 10/25, 11/22, and the day of the final exam session. The remainder of the course is online. For more information, please go to the instructor's ClassJump website.

M         06:00PM-09:05PM LEC J.McClatchy          FLC MAIN FL5 12          15122 Textbook


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's and global consumer's impact on the United States are analyzed.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
Th        06:00PM-09:05PM LEC A.Gibson             FLC MAIN FL1 109         15201 
Textbook
This is an Interactive Television Class. Please visit www.flc.losrios.edu/~itv
for more information on FLC Interactive Television Classes.

Th        06:00PM-09:05PM LEC A.Gibson             Off Campus RCC 14        15202 Textbook
This is an Interactive Television Class. Please visit www.flc.losrios.edu/~itv
for more information on FLC Interactive Television Classes.

Th        06:00PM-09:05PM LEC A.Gibson             El Dorado EDC C215       15203 Textbook
This is an Interactive Television Class. Please visit www.flc.losrios.edu/~itv
for more information on FLC Interactive Television Classes.



BUS 340    Business Law    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is an introductory coverage of the law in its relationship to 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, agency, employment and the legal structures of business.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
MW        01:00PM-02:20PM LEC C.Ellerman           FLC MAIN FL5 12          15204 
Textbook
TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LEC C.Ellerman           El Dorado EDC A213       15205 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: Eight Week - First, Aug 24-Oct 18
TBA       TBA             LEC D.Buch               FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      15206 
Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The orientation for this course is online and can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website at D2L.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. For more information, please go to www.flc.losrios.edu/~buch.



BUS 498    Work Experience in Business    1-4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 101
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b)
Enrollment Limitation: Student must be in a paid or non-paid internship, volunteer opportunity, or job related to management/business. Students are advised to consult with the Management/Business Department to review specific certificate and degree work experience requirements.
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 a 16 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 four times for credit, when there is new or expanded learning on the job, for a maximum of 16 units.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
TBA       TBA             LAB K.Church             FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      15131 
Textbook
This is an online course. A mandatory, in-class orientation is required for all new and returning students registered in a Work Experience course, whether it is an online course or traditional, face-face course. All students must attend one of the three orientations, which are scheduled as follows: Tuesday, August 20, 2013 from 3:00PM-5:00PM in FL1 207; Thursday, August 22, 2013 from 3:00PM - 5:00PM in FL1 207; or Saturday, August 24, 2013 from 10:00AM - 12:00PM in FL1 207. Please email instructor Kristi Church at churchk@flc.losrios.edu to reserve the date and time of the orientation you will be attending.

TBA       TBA             LAB K.Church             FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      15745 Textbook
This is an online course. A mandatory, in-class orientation is required for all new and returning students registered in a Work Experience course, whether it is an online course or traditional, face-face course. All students must attend one of the three orientations, which are scheduled as follows: Tuesday, August 20, 2013 from 3:00PM-5:00PM in FL1 207; Thursday, August 22, 2013 from 3:00PM - 5:00PM in FL1 207; or Saturday, August 24, 2013 from 10:00AM - 12:00PM in FL1 207. Please email instructor Kristi Church at churchk@flc.losrios.edu to reserve the date and time of the orientation you will be attending.

TBA       TBA             LAB A.Mansfield          Off Campus RCC ONLINE    15130 Textbook
This is an online course. A mandatory, in-class orientation is required for all new and returning students registered in a Work Experience course, whether it is an online course or traditional, face-face course. All students must attend the class orientation, which is scheduled for Thursday, August 29th, 5:30pm-7:30pm in RCC 11. If you have any questions regarding the online Work Experience course or orientation, please email the instructor at mansfia@flc.losrios.edu
W         05:30PM-06:20PM LAB S.Pender             El Dorado EDC A204       15105 Textbook
3-9 hours TBA per week.



Fall 2013 Class Schedule

Updated: October 28, 2013