Fall 2018 Class Schedule (FLC)



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ENVT 304    Environmental Biology    3 Units

Same As: BIOL 350
Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area IV; CSU Area B2; IGETC Area 5B
Course Transferable to UC/CSU, Green Course Green Course
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course provides an overview of ecosystems and natural resources. Major topics covered include scientific methods, data interpretation, ecological principles, ecosystem functioning, conservation biology, resource use (including historical and cultural values) and management, and human-caused environmental impacts (e.g. pollution). This course provides the background needed to understand major global and regional issues such as acid rain, global warming, hazardous waste disposal, deforestation, ecological sustainability, and endangered species recovery. ENVT 304 is a general education course that is especially useful for Environmental Technology, Environmental Sciences, Ecology, Recreation, Education, and Political Science majors. This course is the same as BIOL 350. You cannot enroll in this course if you have passed BIOL 350. Field trips, attendance at public meetings, and/or a semester project may be required.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

TTh02:30PM-03:50PMLECM.KellerFLC MAIN FL2 20916125Textbook



Th08:00AM-09:20AMLECM.WenzelRancho RCC1 10516263Textbook
TBATBALECM.WenzelOff Campus RCC ONLINE16263Textbook
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.


ENVT 351    Math for Water and Wastewater Operators    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENVT 355 and MATH 100
Course Transferable to CSU, Green Course Green Course
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course provides an introduction to quantitative analysis of wastewater and water processes. Topics covered include general math, including significant figures and proper rounding, applicable algebraic and geometry equations, unit analysis, volumes, flows, pressures, conversions, solution strengths, and applicable laboratory and chemistry equations used in water and wastewater treatment operations.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

M06:00PM-09:15PMLECH.RamilEl Dorado EDC A20419352Textbook

ENVT 380    Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant Operations I    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Corequisite: ENVT 351
Advisory: ENVT 355
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course provides an introduction to water and wastewater treatment plant operations and maintenance. Topics covered include responsibilities of the plant operator, preliminary treatment systems including racks, screens, grit removal, comminutors, sedimentation, clarification, flotation, biological treatment processes, activated sludge, chemical treatment processes, filtration, disinfection and chlorination. Field trips and/or a semester project may be required.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

T06:00PM-09:05PMLECE.MarlowEl Dorado EDC A20419353Textbook

ENVT 383    Water Distribution and Wastewater Collection Systems    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Corequisite: ENVT 351
Advisory: ENVT 355
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course provides an understanding of water distribution and wastewater collection systems operation and maintenance. Topics covered include: design criteria, storage, pumping, construction methods, system testing, control of water quality in a water distribution system, federal and state regulations pertaining to potable and non-potable supplies, maintenance and administration of a distribution and collection system. This course prepares students for state distribution and CWA collection operator exams. Field trips may be required.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

Th06:00PM-09:05PMLECM.NeriEl Dorado EDC A20119354Textbook

ENVT 498    Work Experience in Environmental Technology    1-4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 101 or ESLW 320
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 career interests.
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 the field of Environmental Technology. Course content will include understanding the application of education to the workforce, completing required forms which document the student's progress and hours spent at the work site, and developing workplace skills and competencies. During the semester, the student is required to attend orientation. Students must complete 75 hours of related paid work experience, or 60 hours of related unpaid work experience, for one unit. An additional 75 hours of related paid work experience or 60 hours of related unpaid work experience is required for each additional unit. The course may be taken for a maximum of 16 units. Students should have access to a computer, the Internet, and some computer media such as a USB drive to store data files. Online students must have an email account. Only one Work Experience course may be taken per semester.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Oct 18-Dec 14

TBATBALABJ.WhiteFLC MAIN FLC ONLINE16039Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please
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Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

TBATBALABK.FunderburgFLC MAIN FLC ONLINE16048Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please click here for the dates and locations.

TBATBALABA.DomekFLC MAIN FLC ONLINE16068Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please click here for the dates and locations.

Fall 2018 Class Schedule

Updated: August 20, 2018