Fall 2017 Class Schedule (FLC)



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NUTRI 300    Nutrition    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: BIOL 300 and CHEM 305 with grades of "C" or better
General Education: AA/AS Area IV (effective Summer 2018); CSU Area E1
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course examines nutrition as a science and the chemical properties of nutrients in foods, the sources and functions of the nutrients in all stages of the life cycle, as well as nutrition as a world problem, and consumer problems related to food. Topics emphasized include nutrient metabolism, weight loss, sports nutrition, food safety, the diet-disease relationship, global nutrition and analysis of special nutritional requirements from the prenatal period through the geriatric years. An evaluation of personal dietary habits using current dietary guidelines and nutritional assessment methods will be completed to help students analyze their own nutritional health using scientific principles. Students will be required to complete a personalized dietary analysis. (C-ID NUTR 110)

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Oct 12-Dec 08
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Ramos              FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      20505 
Textbook

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 19-Dec 14
TBA       TBA             LEC J.BoarerPitchford    FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      15798 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. Students must also have an active email account. Enrolled students as well as wait listed students must e-mail instructor Julie BoarerPitchford at boarerj@flc.losrios.edu by Monday, August 14, 2017 to receive orientation information. Instruction starts on Saturday, August 19, 2017 via the eLearning Web site at D2L.losrios.edu. Enrolled students must login to the course by midnight on August 22, 2017 or they will be dropped to allow waitlisted students to be added.

MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC R.Giordano           FLC MAIN FL1 104         15809 Textbook
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC R.Giordano           FLC MAIN FL1 104         16296 Textbook



TBA       TBA             LEC R.Giordano           FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      20423 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. Enrolled students are required to complete the mandatory initial assignment by August 27th, 2017. Students on the waitlist should email the instructor directly at at giordar@flc.losrios.edu for access to the course. To take this class, you may use any FLC Computer Lab; otherwise, you must have access to a computer with the following minimum requirements: 1) a reliable connection to the Internet, 2) an active Los Rios District e-mail account.

TBA       TBA             LEC R.Giordano           Off Campus RCC ONLINE    16118 Textbook
"This is a fully online course. The online orientation can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website at D2L.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the eLearning system and enter the online classroom. Enrolled students are required to complete the mandatory initial assignment by Wednesday, August 23rd, 2017. Students on the waitlist may email the instructor directly at giordar@flc.losrios.edu for information on enrollment in the course. To take this class, you may use any FLC Computer Lab; otherwise, you must have access to a computer with the following minimum requirements: 1) a reliable connection to the Internet, 2) an active Los Rios District e-mail account."

TTh       02:30PM-03:50PM LEC D.Oliveira da Silva  El Dorado EDC A105       15717 Textbook
MW        05:30PM-06:50PM LEC K.Cooper             El Dorado EDC C214       16369 Textbook


NUTRI 302    Nutrition for Physical Performance    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: NUTRI 300 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b); CSU Area E1
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course examines the basic scientific principles of nutrition, as well as the ramifications of nutrients on lifelong fitness, sport skill training, and physical performance. Special emphasis is placed on nutrient metabolism with respect to muscle strength development, cardiovascular capability, and body composition. Students are required to complete a personalized dietary analysis as specified by the instructor.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 19-Dec 14
MW        01:00PM-02:20PM LEC R.Miller             FLC MAIN FL1 104         16236 
Textbook


NUTRI 308    Weight Management    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: NUTRI 300 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b)
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course focuses on the various components of weight management and strategies for a healthier lifestyle. The role of diet, exercise, and behavior modification, as well as the physiological, sociological and psychological aspects of weight management will be discussed. Students will analyze weight loss programs and "fad" diets to evaluate their effectiveness. Disordered eating will also be addressed. Students will create plans for weight management based on individual needs, obstacles and goals. Students will actively learn how to plan and prepare healthy meals, incorporate fitness into their lifestyle, and maintain a healthy weight. A field trip may be required. Students are required to complete a personalized dietary analysis as specified by the instructor.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 19-Dec 14
M         05:30PM-06:50PM LEC J.BoarerPitchford    FLC MAIN FL1 104         16362 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC J.BoarerPitchford    FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      16362 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.



NUTRI 322    Nutrition Issues Throughout Life    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: NUTRI 300
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b)
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is a study of the nutritive needs of persons at various stages of the lifecycle with emphasis on special periods such as pregnancy, preschool, adolescence, and aging. This course is particularly helpful to Kinesiology and Early Childhood Education majors as well as those dealing with people in social agencies, such as nursing and gerontology.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 19-Dec 14
TBA       TBA             LEC R.Giordano           FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      16297 
Textbook
"This is a fully online course. The online orientation can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website at D2L.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the eLearning system and enter the online classroom. Enrolled students are required to complete the mandatory initial assignment by Wednesday, August 23rd, 2017. Students on the waitlist may email the instructor directly at giordar@flc.losrios.edu for information on enrollment in the course. To take this class, you may use any FLC Computer Lab; otherwise, you must have access to a computer with the following minimum requirements: 1) a reliable connection to the Internet, 2) an active Los Rios District e-mail account."



NUTRI 324    Nutrition for Healthy Aging    3 Units

Same As: GERON 340
Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGRD 310 and ENGWR 300 with grades of "C" or better
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b)
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is an introduction to nutritional concerns as they apply to the aging adult. Students will explore the physiological, psychosocial, and chronic degenerative conditions associated with aging and the nutritional implications of each. Not open to students who have completed GERON 340.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 19-Dec 14
TBA       TBA             LEC R.Giordano           FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      19518 
Textbook
"This is a fully online course. The online orientation can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website at D2L.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the eLearning system and enter the online classroom. Enrolled students are required to complete the mandatory initial assignment by Wednesday, August 23rd, 2017. Students on the waitlist may email the instructor directly at giordar@flc.losrios.edu for information on enrollment in the course. To take this class, you may use any FLC Computer Lab; otherwise, you must have access to a computer with the following minimum requirements: 1) a reliable connection to the Internet, 2) an active Los Rios District e-mail account."



NUTRI 498    Work Experience in Nutrition    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 Nutrition. 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 12-Dec 08
TBA       TBA             LAB J.White              FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      16426 
Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please go to flc.losrios.edu/~wexp for more information.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 19-Dec 14
TBA       TBA             LAB K.Funderburg         FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      19448 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please go to flc.losrios.edu/~wexp for more information.

TBA       TBA             LAB A.Domek              Off Campus RCC ONLINE    19449 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please go to flc.losrios.edu/~wexp for more information.

TBA       TBA             LAB S.Wells              El Dorado EDC ONLINE     19450 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please go to flc.losrios.edu/~wexp for more information.



Fall 2017 Class Schedule

Updated: October 12, 2017