Summer 2016 Class Schedule (FLC)



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COMM 301    Introduction to Public Speaking    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 101 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement through the assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area II(b); CSU Area A1; IGETC Area 1C
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course prepares students to speak in a variety of rhetorical situations: academic, professional, social, and political. Students will demonstrate effective verbal and non-verbal delivery, ethical research methodology, analytical thinking and listening skills, organization and outlining skills, and appropriate presentation skills. In order to effectively assess oral communication competency, each student will complete a minimum of 22 minutes of evaluated speaking time. Emphasis is on researching, preparing, organizing, writing and presenting a variety of speeches for different audiences. Video recording equipment may be used as an aid to the student's self-analysis and improvement. Access to a computer with online capabilities may be required and is available on campus. (C-ID COMM 110)

Schedule: Four Week - First, Jun 06-Jul 01
MTWTh     07:00AM-10:10AM LEC C.Boylan             FLC MAIN FL2 153         11102 
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MTWTh     11:00AM-02:10PM LEC C.Boylan             FLC MAIN FL2 153         11150 Textbook

Schedule: Four Week - Second, Jul 05-Aug 01
MTWTh     11:00AM-02:10PM LEC E.LeFebvre           FLC MAIN FL2 153         11075 Textbook

Schedule: Six Week - First, Jun 06-Jul 15
MTWTh     08:00AM-10:05AM LEC H.Boeh               Rancho RCC1 227          11747 Textbook

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jun 06-Jul 29
T         01:00PM-04:10PM LEC T.Upton Benton       Rancho RCC1 134          11161 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC T.Upton Benton       Off Campus RCC ONLINE    11161 Textbook
This is a hybrid class in which approximately sixty percent of the instruction is online. 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. The remainder of the course is online. Students must activate and check their gMail accounts at least one week prior to the start of the course in order to receive important course updates. For more information, please contact the instructor at haeuptc@flc.losrios.edu.

TTh       01:00PM-04:10PM LEC B.Works              Rancho RCC1 125          11162 Textbook
MW        06:00PM-09:10PM LEC F.Winters            El Dorado EDC A105       11152 Textbook


COMM 321    Interpersonal Communication    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 51 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement through the assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b); CSU Area E1
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: Students in this course will explore and apply communication concepts associated with developing and maintaining satisfying interpersonal relationships. Through a variety of class activities, students experiment with various approaches to successful communication in interpersonal contexts, including conflict management and active listening. Additionally, students will improve communication competency through a heightened awareness of the complexity of interpersonal communication and the development of skills as both senders and receivers of shared messages. (C-ID COMM 130)

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jun 06-Jul 29
TBA       TBA             LEC P.Haug               FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      11133 
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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. For more information, please contact the instructor at haugp@flc.losrios.edu

TBA       TBA             LEC P.Haug               Off Campus RCC ONLINE    11200 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 check their Los Rios Gmail accounts regularly prior to the start of the course in order to receive important course updates.


COMM 361    The Communication Experience    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 101 with a grade of "C" or better; eligibility for ENGWR 300.
General Education: AA/AS Area II(b); CSU Area A1; IGETC Area 1C
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course introduces students to the fundamental concepts and skills necessary for effective interpersonal, small group and public communication. Course content includes an emphasis on both communication theory and practice by providing students with the opportunity to develop communication competency through a variety of presentation formats. Special emphasis is placed on practical experiences within groups, facilitation of interpersonal relationships, as well as message design and delivery for multiple purposes and to diverse audiences. In order to effectively assess oral communication competency, each student will complete a minimum of 22 minutes of evaluated speaking time. Videotaping may be required for this course. Access to a computer with online capabilities may be required and is available on campus.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jun 06-Jul 29
MW        01:00PM-04:10PM LEC A.Hicks              Rancho RCC1 125          11800 
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COMM 498    Work Experience in Communication and Media Studies    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 Communication and Media Studies. 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 - First, Jun 06-Jul 29
TBA       TBA             LAB A.Domek              FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      12235 
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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 K.Funderburg         FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      12236 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.

Summer 2016 Class Schedule

Updated: July 29, 2016