Spring 2012 Class Schedule (FLC)



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ENGWR 39    Basic Writing Skill Development    2 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 36 hours LEC
Description: This course is the first step, entry-level class in the FLC Writing sequence, and successful completion meets the prerequisite for ENGWR 41. The course provides instruction in improving basic writing skills and includes writing simple, compound and complex sentences as well as composing basic paragraphs. The class is taught in an individualized, modular format, allowing for flexible scheduling of the 36 required hours. The course is graded on a Pass/No Pass basis and students may enroll up to the fourth week of the semester.

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 14-May 16
TBA       TBA             LEC T.Royer              FLC MAIN FL2 239         16537 
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This class is offered in FLC Reading and Writing Center (RWC), located on the 2nd floor of FL2, room 239, at the FLC-main campus. The center is open Monday, Thursday, and Friday 9:00am to 5:00pm, and Tuesday and Wednesday from 9:30am to 7:00pm during Spring 2012. Phone Number: 916-608-6517. Note: Students must go to the RWC during the first three weeks of the semester to start their work or they will be dropped from the class.This class includes approximately 2.2 hours of TBA time per week, to be completed in the Reading and Writing Center.

TBA       TBA             LEC K.Leland             El Dorado EDC C213       16536 Textbook
This class is offered in The English Center, located in Building C, room 213 at the El Dorado Center in Placerville. The Center is open daily 9:00 am to 2:00 pm, and Wednesdays from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm. Students who do not begin work in the English Center during the first three weeks of class will be dropped. Call 530-642-5686 for updated information or contact the instructor at lelandk@flc.losrios.edu. This class includes approximately 2.2 hours of TBA time per week, to be completed in the English Center.


ENGWR 41    Writing Skills    4 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 39; or placement through the assessment process.
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: This writing course will focus on single and multi-paragraph or short essay writing skills. Students will study and practice such things as the writing process, topic sentences, critical thinking, critical reading, creating clear and correct sentences, and developing the skills necessary to write focused, developed, organized paragraphs and short essays. Students will be responsible for writing a total of 2750 words. This course is designed to prepare the student for ENGWR 51.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
MW        01:00PM-03:05PM LEC L.Juarez             FLC MAIN FL1 7           16019 
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TTh       08:15AM-10:20AM LEC L.Sapra              FLC MAIN FL4 133         16020 Textbook


ENGWR 46    Individualized Writing Skills    1.5 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 27 hours LEC
Description: This class offers personalized writing instruction programs at a wide range of skill levels designed to help the student acquire or improve writing skills in specific areas. Programs assigned will vary according to the student's needs, goals, and ability level. Specific skill areas could include: grammar, punctuation and mechanics, sentence coordination and subordination, topic sentence, paragraph and essay development and organization, thesis statement, and rhetorical modes. This course is graded on a Pass/ No Pass basis. Students may register through the 10th week of the semester. Scheduling is flexible depending on FLC Reading, Writing, Math Center or EDC English Center hours of operation. A maximum of 3 units may be earned. This course does not meet any prerequisites.

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 14-May 16
TBA       TBA             LEC T.Royer              FLC MAIN FL2 239         19553 
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This class is offered in FLC Reading and Writing Center, located on the 2nd floor of FL2, room 239 at the main campus. The center is open Monday, Thursday, and Friday 9:00am to 5:00pm, and Tuesday and Wednesday from 9:30am to 7:00pm during Spring 2012. Phone Number: 916-608-6517. Students must come in to the Folsom Main-Reading and Writing Center (FL2-239) during our open hours during the first two weeks of the semester (January 17, 2012 through January 27, 2012) to be placed in the correct module. Students who do not begin work in the Reading and Writing Center during the first three weeks of class will be dropped. This class includes approximately 1.6 hours of TBA time per week, to be completed in the Reading and Writing Center.

TBA       TBA             LEC K.Leland             El Dorado EDC C213       19556 Textbook
This class is offered in The English Center, located in Building C, room 213 at the El Dorado Center in Placerville. The Center is open daily 9:00 am to 2:00 pm, and Wednesdays from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm. Students who do not begin work in the English Center during the first three weeks of class will be dropped. Call 530-642-5686 for updated information or contact the instructor at lelandk@flc.losrios.edu. This class includes approximately 1.6 hours of TBA time per week, to be completed in the English Center.


ENGWR 47    Individualized Spelling Skills    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 18 hours LEC
Description: This course offers individualized instruction programs at a wide range of skill levels designed to help the student acquire or improve specific spelling skills. Modules assigned will vary according to student's needs and ability level. Specific skill areas could include: phonics review of long and short vowels, prefixes and suffixes, commonly misspelled words, how to proofread and effectively use spell check, look alike-sound alike words, basic spelling rules. This course is graded on a Pass/ No Pass basis. Students may register through the 10th week of the semester. Scheduling is flexible, based on the FLC Reading, Writing, Math Center or EDC English Center's hours of operation. A maximum of 2 units may be earned.

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 14-May 16
TBA       TBA             LEC T.Royer              FLC MAIN FL2 239         19554 
Textbook
This class is offered in FLC Reading and Writing Center, located on the 2nd floor of FL2, room 239 at the main campus. The center is open Monday, Thursday, and Friday 9:00am to 5:00pm, and Tuesday and Wednesday from 9:30am to 7:00pm during Spring 2012. Phone Number: 916-608-6517. Students must come in to the Folsom Main-Reading and Writing Center (FL2-239) during our open hours during the first two weeks of the semester (January 17, 2012 through January 27, 2012) to be placed in the correct module. Students who do not begin work in the Reading and Writing Center during the first three weeks of class will be dropped. This class includes approximately 1.1 hours of TBA time per week, to be completed in the Reading and Writing Center.

TBA       TBA             LEC K.Leland             El Dorado EDC C213       19555 Textbook
This class is offered in The English Center, located in Building C, room 213 at the El Dorado Center in Placerville. The Center is open daily 9:00 am to 2:00 pm, and Wednesdays from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm. Students who do not begin work in the English Center during the first three weeks of class will be dropped. Call 530-642-5686 for updated information or contact the instructor at lelandk@flc.losrios.edu. This class includes approximately 1.1 hours of TBA time per week, to be completed in the English Center.


ENGWR 48    Individualized Vocabulary Skills    1.5 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 27 hours LEC
Description: Individualized instruction modules at a wide range of skill levels designed to help the student acquire and/or improve written vocabulary skills and usage. Modules assigned will vary according to student's needs and ability level. Specific skill areas could include: using words in context; effective dictionary usage; prefixes, suffixes and roots; job-related, college related and/or other specialized vocabularies. This course is graded on a Pass/No Pass basis. Students may register through the 10th week of the semester. Scheduling is flexible, based on the FLC Reading, Writing, Math Center or EDC English Center's hours of operation. A maximum of 3 units may be earned.

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 14-May 16
TBA       TBA             LEC T.Royer              FLC MAIN FL2 239         19557 
Textbook
This class is offered in FLC Reading and Writing Center, located on the 2nd floor of FL2, room 239 at the main campus. The center is open Monday, Thursday, and Friday 9:00am to 5:00pm, and Tuesday and Wednesday from 9:30am to 7:00pm during Spring 2012. Phone Number: 916-608-6517. Students must come in to the Folsom Main-Reading and Writing Center (FL2-239) during our open hours during the first two weeks of the semester (January 17, 2012 through January 27, 2012) to be placed in the correct module. Students who do not begin work in the Reading and Writing Center during the first three weeks of class will be dropped. This class includes approximately 1.6 hours of TBA time per week, to be completed in the Reading and Writing Center.

TBA       TBA             LEC K.Leland             El Dorado EDC C213       19558 Textbook
This class is offered in The English Center, located in Building C, room 213 at the El Dorado Center in Placerville. The Center is open daily 9:00 am to 2:00 pm, and Wednesdays from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm. Students who do not begin work in the English Center during the first three weeks of class will be dropped. Call 530-642-5686 for updated information or contact the instructor at lelandk@flc.losrios.edu. This class includes approximately 1.6 hours of TBA time per week, to be completed in the English Center.


ENGWR 51    Developmental Writing    4 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 41 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement through the assessment process.
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: This writing course, designed to prepare students for ENGWR 101, will focus on short essay and paragraph writing, using related readings that help develop critical reading skills. Students will study and practice the writing process, critical reading and thinking skills, and creating clear and correct sentences as they develop skills necessary to write a variety of focused, developed, organized paragraphs and essays. Students will be responsible for writing at least five full-process essays.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
MW        10:30AM-12:35PM LEC T.Rauschkolb         FLC MAIN FL3 165         16021 
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MW        01:00PM-03:05PM LEC T.Rauschkolb         FLC MAIN FL3 165         16022 Textbook
TTh       01:00PM-03:05PM LEC T.Royer              FLC MAIN FL5 112         16289 Textbook
MW        07:00PM-09:05PM LEC D.Pica               FLC MAIN FL2 209         16023 Textbook
MW        10:30AM-12:35PM LEC M.Plaxton            El Dorado EDC A203       16024 Textbook
TTh       06:00PM-08:05PM LEC D.Siegfried          El Dorado EDC A212       16359 Textbook


ENGWR 101    College Writing    4 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 51 or ESLW 320 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement through the assessment process.
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: This writing course, designed to prepare the student for ENGWR 300, will focus on reading and writing as integrally related skills. Students will study and practice such things as the writing process, summarizing, critical thinking, creating clear/varied correct sentences and incorporating sources as they develop the skills necessary to write a variety of focused, developed, organized essays. Students will be responsible for writing at least six full-process essays (500 word minimum per essay).

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
MW        08:15AM-10:20AM LEC B.Crenshaw Mabunga   FLC MAIN FL1 206         16026 
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MW        10:30AM-12:35PM LEC L.Danner             FLC MAIN FL5 111         16027 Textbook
MW        01:00PM-03:05PM LEC L.Sapra              FLC MAIN FL5 111         16028 Textbook
TTh       10:30AM-12:35PM LEC Y.Price              FLC MAIN FL4 135         16257 Textbook
TTh       01:00PM-03:05PM LEC K.Tsuboi             FLC MAIN FL5 111         16290 Textbook
TTh       01:00PM-03:05PM LEC Y.Price              FLC MAIN FL4 219         16360 Textbook



MW        01:00PM-03:05PM LEC K.Brown              FLC MAIN FL2 232         20605 Textbook
MW        05:30PM-07:35PM LEC J.Jordan             FLC MAIN FL1 206         16029 Textbook
MW        05:30PM-07:35PM LEC N.Oliver             FLC MAIN FL1 206         16029 Textbook
TTh       05:30PM-07:35PM LEC N.Oliver             FLC MAIN FL4 232         16030 Textbook
MW        05:30PM-07:35PM LEC K.Brown              Off Campus RCC 3         20606 Textbook
MW        10:30AM-12:35PM LEC J.Howerter           El Dorado EDC A211       16025 Textbook
MW        01:00PM-03:05PM LEC Y.Price              El Dorado EDC C101       16031 Textbook
TTh       10:30AM-12:35PM LEC D.Larry-Kearney      El Dorado EDC C214       16032 Textbook
TTh       05:30PM-07:35PM LEC A.Knudson            El Dorado EDC C214       16361 Textbook
MW        05:30PM-07:35PM LEC L.Anglesey           El Dorado EDC A211       20646 Textbook


ENGWR 300    College Composition    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 101 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement through the assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area II(a); CSU Area A2; IGETC Area 1A
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course offers instruction in critical thinking, reading and writing. The course is designed to help the student demonstrate, in both argumentative and expository prose, critical thinking, clear organization, precise diction, and appropriate style. Throughout the course, fluency and correctness are emphasized.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
TBA       TBA             LEC T.Royer              FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      16033 
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This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The mandatory orientation for this class is on Friday, January 13, 2012 from 5:30pm to 7:30pm in room FL2 240 at the Folsom campus. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. Students will not have access to the course until the first day of classes. Students may view the instructor"s webpage to find out more.

MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC F.Fletcher           FLC MAIN FL2 232         16034 Textbook
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC J.Hawley             FLC MAIN FL5 209         16035 Textbook
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC L.Juarez             FLC MAIN FL5 209         16036 Textbook
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC L.Danner             FLC MAIN FL1 206         16632 Textbook
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC D.Powell             FLC MAIN FL2 234         16039 Textbook
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC K.Tsuboi             FLC MAIN FL5 112         16040 Textbook
TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LEC F.Fletcher           FLC MAIN FL2 232         16259 Textbook
TTh       02:30PM-03:50PM LEC T.Chambers           FLC MAIN FL2 232         16291 Textbook
MW        05:30PM-06:50PM LEC D.Siegfried          FLC MAIN FL1 104         16041 Textbook
TTh       05:30PM-06:50PM LEC C.Pickrel            FLC MAIN FL5 111         16633 Textbook
T         07:00PM-10:05PM LEC K.Meyer              FLC MAIN FL1 206         16042 Textbook



Th        07:00PM-10:05PM LEC R.Cruz               FLC MAIN FL1 206         16362 Textbook
MW        05:30PM-06:50PM LEC M.Koontz             FLC MAIN FL5 209         16037 Textbook



W         07:00PM-10:05PM LEC C.Pickrel            Off Campus RCC 15        16363 Textbook
TTh       06:00PM-07:20PM LEC D.Pica               Off Campus RCC 15        20610 Textbook
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC Y.Price              El Dorado EDC C214       16038 Textbook
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC Y.Price              El Dorado EDC A101       16043 Textbook
MW        01:00PM-02:20PM LEC M.Koontz             El Dorado EDC A213       16459 Textbook
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC A.Knudson            El Dorado EDC A213       16044 Textbook
TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LEC D.Larry-Kearney      El Dorado EDC C214       16045 Textbook
W         07:00PM-10:05PM LEC R.Cruz               El Dorado EDC C101       16364 Textbook
M         06:00PM-09:05PM LEC J.Howerter           El Dorado EDC C101       20642 Textbook
MW        05:30PM-06:50PM LEC M.Plaxton            El Dorado EDC A203       20611 Textbook


ENGWR 301    College Composition and Literature    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 300 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area A3; CSU Area C2; IGETC Area 1B
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course offers study and practice in critical reading of and analytical writing about literature. Students read fiction, poetry, drama, nonfiction, and criticism from diverse cultural sources and perspectives. With a minimum of six critical essays totaling 8000 words, and the use of relevant external sources, students analyze, criticize, advocate ideas, reason inductively and deductively, and reach evaluative conclusions based on evidence and sound inferences derived from their close readings of literary texts.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
MW        01:00PM-02:20PM LEC L.Danner             FLC MAIN FL4 133         16046 
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TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC B.Crenshaw Mabunga   FLC MAIN FL1 7           16296 Textbook
MW        05:30PM-06:50PM LEC L.Juarez             FLC MAIN FL4 232         16365 Textbook
MW        07:00PM-08:20PM LEC M.Plaxton            El Dorado EDC A203       20616 Textbook


ENGWR 302    Advanced Composition and Critical Thinking    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 300 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: AA/AS Area II(b); CSU Area A3; IGETC Area 1B
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is designed for students who have had ENGWR 300 and who desire further instruction in the techniques of effective critical thinking as expressed in written argument and by the major principles of advanced composition and rhetoric.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
TBA       TBA             LEC L.Sapra              FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      16048 
Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. Information for this class can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website at D2L.losrios.edu. Students will not have access to the course until the first day of classes. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. The mandatory orientation for this class is on Saturday, January 14, 2012 from 10:00am - 12:00pm in room FL5 109 at the Folsom Main campus. Bring proof of meeting the prerequisite to the orientation. Students who do not attend the mandatory orientation will be dropped from the class. Please direct any questions to the instructor at sapral@flc.losrios.edu.

MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC N.Oliver             FLC MAIN FL4 232         16049 Textbook
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC J.Hawley             FLC MAIN FL2 153         16050 Textbook
MW        01:00PM-02:20PM LEC D.Pica               FLC MAIN FL5 209         16051 Textbook
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC T.Chambers           FLC MAIN FL1 7           16297 Textbook
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC D.Powell             FLC MAIN FL5 111         16460 Textbook



TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC L.Sapra              FLC MAIN FL4 133         16634 Textbook
TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LEC L.Danner             FLC MAIN FL1 206         19621 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC L.Sapra              FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      21117 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. Information for this class can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website at D2L.losrios.edu. Students will not have access to the course until the first day of classes. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. The mandatory orientation for this class is on Saturday, January 14, 2012 from 8:00am - 10:00am in room FL5 109 at the Folsom main campus. Bring proof of meeting the prerequisite to the orientation. Students who do not attend the mandatory orientation will be dropped from the class. Please direct any questions to the instructor at sapral@flc.losrios.edu.

TTh       05:30PM-06:50PM LEC T.Chambers           FLC MAIN FL1 206         16339 Textbook
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC J.Howerter           El Dorado EDC C101       16047 Textbook
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC B.Robinson           El Dorado EDC C101       16461 Textbook
T         07:00PM-10:05PM LEC R.Cruz               El Dorado EDC A213       16052 Textbook


ENGWR 499    Experimental Offering in English - Writing    .5-4 Units

Prerequisite: None
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
T         03:45PM-06:50PM LEC K.Leland             El Dorado EDC A214       16698 
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Course Title: Sustainability: Earth
's Future.
In this three-unit course, faculty from biology, early childhood education, and English will introduce the fundamental aspects of sustainability, including an examination of the critical relationship between people and their environment. The course emphasizes a holistic approach as students examine the interconnection between nature and society and how it relates to the food we eat, the goods we buy, the things we build, the oceans we harvest, and the energy we consume. Using an interactive approach, students explore solutions to today's unprecedented environmental challenges within cultural, economic, educational and political contexts. Field trips may be required. This course is transferable to CSUS. Students can register under BIOL 499, ECE 499, or ENGWR 499. If one course is full, please consider registering for one of the other two courses as all courses are the same and will be taught together, at the same time, as a single class.

Spring 2012 Class Schedule

Updated: April 25, 2012