Spring 2015 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. (C-ID SOCI 110)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 17-May 20
W         10:30AM-11:50AM LEC D.Carlson            FLC MAIN FL4 233         19132 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC D.Carlson            FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      19132 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 the Los Rios eLearning website 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. Students will complete an online orientation including the D2L Free Sample Class, as well as an in class orientation. For more information, please contact the instructor at diane.carlson@flc.losrios.edu.

MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC P.Burke              Off Campus RCC 11        10690 Textbook


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. (C-ID SOCI 115)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 17-May 20
TBA       TBA             LEC D.Carlson            FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      10543 
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. 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.

TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC D.Carlson            FLC MAIN FL4 233         19577 Textbook


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. (C-ID SOCI 150)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 17-May 20
TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LEC D.Carlson            FLC MAIN FL4 219         10494 
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 L.Faulkner           El Dorado EDC A105       10291 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 2015 Class Schedule

Updated: June 3, 2015