Spring 2014 Class Schedule (FLC)



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SOC 300    Introductory Sociology    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); CSU Area D0; IGETC Area 4J
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course introduces the social and cultural bases that impact human behavior, social interaction, and life opportunities. This course will cover sociological concepts, theoretical approaches, and major fields of sociological inquiry including culture, socialization, social structures and institutions, inequalities and stratification, deviance, and social change.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 18-May 21
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC D.Carlson            FLC MAIN FL4 233         15601 
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W         10:30AM-11:50AM LEC D.Carlson            Off Campus RCC 11        16076 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC D.Carlson            Off Campus RCC ONLINE    16076 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 for the online portion of the class, and they must attend the Wednesday class sessions. Students will be dropped from the class if they do not attend. Access to the course will be available on D2L the Friday before the first class session. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. Students must activate and check their student email accounts prior to the first week of the semester. Orientation will be both in class and online. For more information, please contact the instructor at diane.carlson@flc.losrios.edu.


SOC 301    Social Problems    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); CSU Area D0; IGETC Area 4J
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course investigates current social problems in the United States. It examines these problems through sociological and ideological perspectives and evaluates how these perspectives influence both definitions of problems as well as proposed solutions. Topics include: racism, economic inequality, sexism and heterosexism, as well as problems arising in the areas of education, marriage and family, crime, health and healthcare, and the environment. Particular attention is paid to the impact of media on perceptions of social problems.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 18-May 21
TBA       TBA             LEC D.Carlson            FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      15883 
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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. Students must activate and check their iMail accounts prior to the orientation. For more information, please contact the instructor at diane.carlson@flc.losrios.edu.


SOC 321    Race, Ethnicity and Inequality in the United States    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 101 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); AA/AS Area VI; CSU Area D3; IGETC Area 4J
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course uses the sociological perspective to examine the relationship between race, ethnicity, and inequality in the U.S. and covers topics including: prejudice, discrimination, ethnocentrism, individual and institutional racism, privilege, assimilation, civil rights, and other related issues. This course includes an analysis of the social and historical experiences of major minority groups in the U.S. and how these experiences impact current socioeconomic conditions.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 18-May 21
TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LEC D.Carlson            FLC MAIN FL4 219         15829 
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This course has a prerequisite of ENGWR 101 with a grade of "C" or better, or placement into ENGWR 300. On the first day of class be prepared to show documentation that you have met this requirement. Documentation can include copy of unofficial transcripts or Los Rios Assessment/Placement test results. If you have met the prerequisites outside the Los Rios Community College District, you can submit a Prerequisite Challenge Form, located at http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-and-records-forms. If you have not met this requirement by the end of the second week of classes, you will be dropped from the course.

W         01:00PM-04:05PM LEC D.Carlson            Off Campus RCC 11        15602 Textbook
This course has a prerequisite of ENGWR 101 with a grade of "C" or better, or placement into ENGWR 300. On the first day of class be prepared to show documentation that you have met this requirement. Documentation can include copy of unofficial transcripts or Los Rios Assessment/Placement test results. If you have met the prerequisites outside the Los Rios Community College District, you can submit a Prerequisite Challenge Form, located at http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-and-records-forms. If you have not met this requirement by the end of the second week of classes, you will be dropped from the course.

M         07:00PM-10:05PM LEC G.Siler              El Dorado EDC A105       15603 Textbook
This course has a prerequisite of ENGWR 101 with a grade of "C" or better, or placement into ENGWR 300. On the first day of class be prepared to show documentation that you have met this requirement. Documentation can include copy of unofficial transcripts or Los Rios Assessment/Placement test results. If you have met the prerequisites outside the Los Rios Community College District, you can submit a Prerequisite Challenge Form, located at http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-and-records-forms. If you have not met this requirement by the end of the second week of classes, you will be dropped from the course.

Spring 2014 Class Schedule

Updated: June 12, 2014