Fall 2015 Class Schedule (FLC)



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ECON 302    Principles of Macroeconomics    3 Units

Prerequisite: MATH 120 with a grade of "C" or better, or placement through the assessment process.; or one full year of High School Algebra II with grades of "C" or better in each semester.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); CSU Area D; IGETC Area 4
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is a graphical and functional analysis of the economy as a whole. It focuses on the economy's well-being, problems, and possible solutions. Major topics include: market demand and supply; macroeconomic sectors, goals, and problems (unemployment, inflation, business cycles, and deficits); the economy's output and price level; aggregate demand, aggregate supply, and equilibrium; and macroeconomic policies (fiscal and monetary) aimed at solving problems and stabilizing the economy. Related topics such as international trade, international finance, and economic growth are also discussed. Coursework includes solving algebraic equations and graphing straight and curvilinear lines as taught in Intermediate Algebra. (C-ID ECON 202)

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Aug 22-Oct 14
MW        06:00PM-09:05PM LEC J.Radding            FLC MAIN FL1 204         15384 
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Th        01:00PM-04:10PM LEC TBA                  Off Campus RCC 11        19074 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                  Off Campus RCC ONLINE    19074 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which approximately half of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet and have an active email address. The class will meet on campus during the time listed above.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 22-Dec 17
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                  FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      15693 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/~vickrey.

M         10:30AM-11:50AM LEC S.Fitch              FLC MAIN FL4 121         15385 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC S.Fitch              FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      15385 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which approximately half of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet and have an active email address. The class will meet on campus during the time listed above.


ECON 304    Principles of Microeconomics    3 Units

Prerequisite: MATH 120 with a grade of "C" or better, or placement through the assessment process.; or one full year of High School Algebra II with grades of "C" or better in each semester.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); CSU Area D; IGETC Area 4
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is a graphical and functional analysis of the units (sectors) making up the economy. The focus is on the sectorsâ choices and interactions, microeconomic goals (efficiency and equity), problems, and solutions. Major topics include basic principles of economics; basic economic analyses; demand, supply, and equilibrium in a market; markets and applications; costs and production; product and resources markets; and microeconomic problems (externalities, public goods, and income inequality). Time permitting, related topics such as international trade and health economics may also be discussed. Coursework includes doing arithmetic problems, solving algebraic equations, and graphing straight and curvilinear lines. (C-ID ECON 201)

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Oct 15-Dec 11
MW        06:00PM-09:05PM LEC D.Barthel            FLC MAIN FL1 204         15386 
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Th        01:00PM-04:10PM LEC TBA                  Rancho RCC1 212          19075 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                  Off Campus RCC ONLINE    19075 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which approximately half of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet and have an active email address. The class will meet on campus during the time listed above.
This class will meet at the new Rancho Cordova Center facility, 10259 Folsom Blvd, located at the intersection of Mather Field Road and Folsom Blvd in Rancho Cordova.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 22-Dec 17
TBA       TBA             LEC K.Wells              FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      15564 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/~vickrey.

W         10:30AM-11:50AM LEC S.Fitch              FLC MAIN FL4 121         15565 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC S.Fitch              FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      15565 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which approximately half of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet and have an active email address. The class will meet on campus during the time listed above.


ECON 320    Concepts in Personal Finance    3 Units

Same As: BUS 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 22-Dec 17
F         09:00AM-12:05PM LEC P.Glenn              FLC MAIN FL1 203         15705 
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TBA       TBA             LEC P.Glenn              FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      15705 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 28 for a course overview and discussion. Students must attend the following class sessions to discuss current issues in Personal Finance: 8/28, 9/25, 10/30, 11/20, and the day of the final exam session. The remainder of the course is online.

M         06:00PM-09:05PM LEC J.McClatchy          FLC MAIN FL5 12          15259 Textbook

Fall 2015 Class Schedule

Updated: January 28, 2016