Fall 2014 Class Schedule (FLC)



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ENGRD 16    Basic Reading Skills    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 48
Hours: 54 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 will be taught in lecture format. It is designed to prepare students for the higher level reading skills required in college and in the workplace. Areas of concentration include comprehension skills such as using before, during and after reading strategies, finding the main idea, identifying supporting details and making inferences; basic textbook reading techniques; and vocabulary development.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 23-Dec 18
TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LEC M.Plaxton            El Dorado EDC C101       15620 
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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. 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 on a 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 25-Dec 11
TBA       TBA             LEC T.Royer              FLC MAIN FL2 239         15616 
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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 25 - December 11 with the following hours: Monday, Thursday, and Friday 9:00am to 5:00pm, and Tuesday and Wednesday from 9:30am to 7:00pm. Students must attend one of the following mandatory orientations located in the Folsom Main-Reading and Writing Center (FL2-239). Orientation dates: Tuesday, September 2, 5:30-7:00pm; Wednesday, September 3, 12:00-1:30pm; Thursday, September 4, 11:30-1:00pm; and Friday, September 5, 10:00-11:30am. 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 15.8 weeks to complete 18 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 T.Royer              FLC MAIN FL2 239         15618 Textbook
This two (2) unit class is offered in the FLC Reading and Writing Center, located in room FL2-239 on the FLC-Main campus. The center will be open August 25 - December 11 with the following hours: Monday, Thursday, and Friday 9:00am to 5:00pm, and Tuesday and Wednesday from 9:30am to 7:00pm. Students must attend one of the following mandatory orientations located in the Folsom Main-Reading and Writing Center (FL2-239). Orientation dates: Tuesday, September 2, 5:30-7:00pm; Wednesday, September 3, 12:00-1:30pm; Thursday, September 4, 11:30-1:00pm; and Friday, September 5, 10:00-11:30am. 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 15.8 weeks to complete 36 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       15621 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 26 - December 12 with the following hours: Daily 9:00am to 2:00pm, and Wednesdays from 4:00pm to 7:00pm. Students must complete an orientation at the center during the first three weeks or they will be dropped from the class. Students will have 15.8 weeks to complete 18 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       15622 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 26 - December 12 with the following hours: Daily 9:00am to 2:00pm, and Wednesdays from 4:00pm to 7:00pm. Students must complete an orientation at the center during the first three weeks or they will be dropped from the class. Students will have 15.8 weeks to complete 36 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 is recommended for additional individualized help.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 23-Dec 18
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC M.Plaxton            FLC MAIN FL1 204         15717 
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MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC D.Larry-Kearney      El Dorado EDC A206       15563 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
Enrollment Limitation: This course is not open to students who have successfully completed a three unit reading class at the ENGRD 200 level.
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. This course meets reading competency.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 23-Dec 18
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC T.Rauschkolb         FLC MAIN FL5 209         15564 
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TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LEC D.Larry-Kearney      FLC MAIN FL5 14          18977 Textbook
MW        05:30PM-06:50PM LEC T.Rauschkolb         FLC MAIN FL5 209         15718 Textbook
TTh       05:30PM-06:50PM LEC D.Larry-Kearney      FLC MAIN FL5 14          18978 Textbook
MW        01:00PM-02:20PM LEC D.Larry-Kearney      El Dorado EDC C101       18827 Textbook

Fall 2014 Class Schedule

Updated: January 6, 2015