Spring 2018 Class Schedule (FLC)



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PSYC 300    General Principles    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); CSU Area D; IGETC Area 4
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: Psychology is the scientific study of behavior and mental processes. The content focuses on the exploration of major psychological theories and concepts, methods, and research findings in psychology. Topics include the biological bases of behavior, perception, cognition and consciousness, learning, memory, emotion, motivation, development, personality, social psychology, psychological disorders and therapeutic approaches, and applied psychology. This course is designed for psychology majors, behavioral and social science majors, and other students who desire a broad overview of the field. (C-ID PSY 110)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 13-May 16

MW10:30AM-11:50AMLECJ.RodriguezFLC MAIN FL4 12116033Textbook
TTh02:30PM-03:50PMLECD.BeckFLC MAIN FL4 13316035Textbook
TBATBALECTBAFLC MAIN FLC ONLINE16766Textbook
F09:00AM-12:05PMLECD.BeckFLC MAIN FL4 12119966Textbook
M06:00PM-09:05PMLECJ.RodriguezFLC MAIN FL4 13216745Textbook
TTh07:00PM-08:20PMLECB.LynchFLC MAIN FL4 12119968Textbook



M01:00PM-02:20PMLECB.YoungbloodRancho RCC1 21016566Textbook
TBATBALECB.YoungbloodFLC MAIN FLC ONLINE16566Textbook
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.

W07:00PM-08:20PMLECB.ConeRancho RCC1 21016441Textbook
TBATBALECB.ConeOff Campus RCC ONLINE16441Textbook
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.

MW09:00AM-10:20AMLECD.BeckEl Dorado EDC A20516036Textbook



T06:00PM-07:20PMLECM.LairdEl Dorado EDC A20516038Textbook
TBATBALECM.LairdFLC MAIN FLC ONLINE16038Textbook
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.


PSYC 312    Biological Psychology    4 Units

Prerequisite: PSYC 300 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: AA/AS Area IV; CSU Area B2; CSU Area B3; CSU Area D; IGETC Area 5B; IGETC Area 5C
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course will focus on how the brain produces thought and behavior. It will explore the physiological, biochemical, genetic, and evolutionary mechanisms underlying fundamental human capacities such as sensory perception, movement, sleep, dreaming, emotion, motivation, memory and language. Students will explore the broader ethical and societal implications of recent advances in neuroscience, as well as the variety of research methods used to achieve these advances. Students will dissect brains and other nervous tissue and record psychophysiological signals to provide a deeper understanding of nervous system anatomy and physiology. This is a basic course for psychology, biological science and allied health majors. (C-ID PSY 150)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 13-May 16

TTh10:30AM-11:50AMLECS.FannonFLC MAIN FL4 121
T01:00PM-04:05PMLABS.FannonFLC MAIN FL4 12116176Textbook
Students may enroll in the lab that best fits their schedule. Students in both labs attend the same lecture, which is scheduled TTH 10:30-11:50 in FL4 121.

Th01:00PM-04:05PMLABS.FannonFLC MAIN FL4 12116177Textbook
Students may enroll in the lab that best fits their schedule. Students in both labs attend the same lecture, which is scheduled TTH 10:30-11:50 in FL4 121.



TBATBALECS.FannonFLC MAIN FLC ONLINE
M07:00PM-10:15PMLABS.FannonFLC MAIN FL4 12116040Textbook
W07:00PM-10:05PMLABS.FannonFLC MAIN FL4 12116116Textbook
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. Students may enroll in the lab that best fits their schedule. Students in both labs attend the same lecture, and the lecture portion is online.


PSYC 320    Social Psychology    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); CSU Area D; IGETC Area 4
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course focuses on the scientific study of human interaction, with an emphasis on the individual within a social context. Study includes: social perception, social cognition, attitudes and attitude change, the self and social identity, prejudice, interpersonal attraction, close relationships, social influence, prosocial behavior, aggression, and group behavior. (C-ID PSY 170)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 13-May 16

MW09:00AM-10:20AMLECC.SnowFLC MAIN FL1 20316041Textbook
W06:00PM-09:05PMLECC.AldrichFLC MAIN FL4 13216042Textbook



M06:00PM-07:20PMLECB.GrossEl Dorado EDC A20516043Textbook
TBATBALECB.GrossFLC MAIN FLC ONLINE16043Textbook
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.


PSYC 330    Introductory Statistics for the Behavioral Sciences    3 Units

Prerequisite: MATH 120 and PSYC 300 with grades of "C" or better
General Education: AA/AS Area II(b); CSU Area B4; IGETC Area 2
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course focuses upon the concepts and applications of descriptive and inferential statistics in psychology and other behavioral sciences. Topics include: descriptive statistics; probability and sampling distributions; parametric and nonparametric statistical methods, hypothesis testing, statistical inference and power; correlation and regression; chi-square; t-tests; and analysis of variance procedures. Application of both hand-computation and statistical software to data in a social science context will be emphasized to include the interpretation of the relevance of the statistical findings. (C-ID SOCI 125; Competency: Mathematics)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 13-May 16

TTh01:00PM-02:20PMLECC.AldrichFLC MAIN FL1 716340Textbook
TTh05:30PM-06:50PMLECC.AldrichFLC MAIN FL1 716044Textbook

PSYC 335    Research Methods in Psychology    3 Units

Prerequisite: PSYC 300 and 330 with grades of "C" or better
General Education: AA/AS Area II(b); CSU Area D
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course introduces students to the basic principles and methods of conducting psychological research. The course is designed to expose students to the different experimental and non-experimental research methods used by psychologists to study human behavior and thought processes. In this course, students will engage in each step of the research process including developing a hypothesis, conducting a literature review, designing a study, collecting data, analyzing data, and writing up and presenting the results. (C-ID PSY 200)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 13-May 16

TTh07:00PM-08:20PMLECC.AldrichFLC MAIN FL1 716045Textbook

PSYC 356    Human Sexuality    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b) ; AA/AS Area III(b); CSU Area D; CSU Area E1; IGETC Area 4
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course offers a balanced scientific understanding of the biopsychosocial perspective on human sexual behavior from birth through adulthood. The course provides factual, up-to-date nonjudgmental information designed to dispel myths, facilitate problem identification and possible solutions. The course explores the impact of cultural influences on human sexual behaviors of different ethnic groups. A survey of the historical, biological, psychological and sociocultural perspectives and aspects of the diversity of human sexual behavior is compared and contrasted. Topics include sexual anatomy and physiology, conception and childbirth, contraception, sexual development, variations and deviations, sex research, sexually transmitted diseases, sex therapy, intimacy and relationships, and sexual victimization. (C-ID PSY 130)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 13-May 16

MW02:30PM-03:50PMLECD.BeckFLC MAIN FL4 12116046Textbook
TTh05:30PM-06:50PMLECB.LynchFLC MAIN FL4 12116767Textbook
Th07:00PM-10:10PMLECA.HensleyRancho RCC1 13416569Textbook
MW10:30AM-11:50AMLECD.BeckEl Dorado EDC A20516341Textbook

PSYC 368    Cross Cultural Psychology    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: PSYC 300
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); AA/AS Area III(b); CSU Area D; IGETC Area 4
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course explores the impact of cultural influences on the psychological and individual development of ethnic group members. Emphasis will be placed on integrating traditional theoretical approaches and current cross-cultural statistical research and theory in the study of African-Americans, Asian Americans, Hispanic Americans, Native Americans, gays & lesbians, the elderly, and the disabled.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 13-May 16

MW10:30AM-11:50AMLECK.JonesFLC MAIN FL2 24016712Textbook

PSYC 370    Human Development: A Life Span    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 101
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); AA/AS Area III(b); CSU Area D; CSU Area E1; IGETC Area 4
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course provides an overview, from a developmental and psychological perspective, of human development from conception through death, including biological and environmental influences. Theories and research of physical, cognitive, personality, and social development are examined, as well as attention to developmental problems. This course is designed to fulfill General Education, Nursing and Psychology degree requirements. This course is not open to those who have previously completed FCS 324. (C-ID PSY 180)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 13-May 16

MW01:00PM-02:20PMLECJ.RodriguezFLC MAIN FL4 12116201Textbook
TBATBALECC.SnowFLC MAIN FLC ONLINE16473Textbook
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
canvas.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. For more information, please contact the instructor at snowc@flc.losrios.edu

TTh10:30AM-11:50AMLECE.Patten ArmbrustEl Dorado EDC A21416255Textbook

PSYC 372    Child Development    3 Units

Same As: ECE 312
Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 101 or 103; or ESLL 310, ESLR 320, and ESLW 320.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); AA/AS Area III(b); CSU Area D; CSU Area E1; IGETC Area 4
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course will examine the physical, cognitive, social and emotional development of the child from the prenatal period through adolescence. Scientific findings and theoretical insights from a range of disciplines will inform an integrated examination of development during the childhood years. This course is designed to fulfill general education, Psychology degree, and Early Childhood Education requirements. This course is not open to those who have previously taken ECE 312. (C-ID CDEV 100)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 13-May 16

TBATBALECJ.KraemerFLC MAIN FLC ONLINE16213Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. Optional online CANVAS orientations are available at
this CANVAS website and this video tutorial website. For more information, please see the instructor's website.

TBATBALECJ.KraemerFLC MAIN FLC ONLINE16216Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. Optional online CANVAS orientations are available at this CANVAS website and this video tutorial website. For more information, please see the instructor's website.

TTh01:00PM-02:20PMLECJ.KraemerFLC MAIN FL4 13516215Textbook
T07:00PM-10:05PMLECM.PeraltaFLC MAIN FL2 20916332Textbook



F11:15AM-12:35PMLECM.PeraltaRancho RCC1 21016472Textbook
TBATBALECM.PeraltaFLC MAIN FLC ONLINE16472Textbook
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.

MW01:00PM-02:20PMLECM.PeraltaEl Dorado EDC A20516214Textbook

PSYC 495    Independent Studies in Psychology    1-3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC ; 162 hours LAB

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 13-May 16

TBATBALABTBA TBA TBA16800Textbook

Spring 2018 Class Schedule

Updated: December 14, 2017