Fall 2011 Class Schedule (SCC)



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RAILR 100    History of Railroading    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course covers the history and traditions of railroading and the industry's role in North American Economic Development. Upon successful completion of this course, students should be able to list and explain the significance of major events in North American Railroading. There is an alternate learning site for this class at the California State Railroad Museum. Admission may be charged to enter the California State Railroad Museum. If this causes a financial hardship, please contact your instructor.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Aug 20-Oct 14
MT        07:00PM-10:05PM LEC T.Kiunke             Off Campus McClellan     29890 
Textbook
NEW SECTION - 29890 - as of 07/18/11
Off-Campus - California Aerospace Academy at McClellan Technology Park, building #1042 at the corner of Price and Redwood. From Watt Ave, north of I-80, turn Left on James or A Street, turn right on Price, to corner of Price and Redwood. The entrance to Building 1042 is on the North side. Students registering for classes in addition to railroad classes will have to travel from SCC to the off-campus location and they may wish to account for the time, which will exceed the college 10 minute period between classes.



RAILR 102    Railroad Technical Careers    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course includes information about technical careers in railroading, thereby, enabling students to choose suitable career paths. This course includes alternate learning sites that will demonstrate the relationship among technical work groups in day-to-day railroad operations. Students must provide their own transportation. Upon successful completion of this course, students should be able to describe basic technical job functions, requirements, and characteristics.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Oct 15-Dec 09
MT        07:00PM-10:05PM LEC W.Goldsberry         Off Campus McClellan     23494 
Textbook
Off-Campus - California Aerospace Academy at McClellan Technology Park, building #1042 at the corner of Price and Redwood. From Watt Ave, north of I-80, turn Left on James or A Street, turn right on Price, to corner of Price and Redwood. The entrance to Building 1042 is on the North side. Students registering for classes in addition to railroad classes will have to travel from SCC to the off-campus location and they may wish to account for the time, which will exceed the college 10 minute period between classes.



RAILR 120    Railroad Operations    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course includes information about the industry, its major assets, structures, and typical operations. Upon successful completion of this course, students should be able to define the current North American railroad industry characteristics, basic operations, components and processes, and industry structure and administrative processes.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Aug 20-Oct 14
WTh       07:00PM-10:05PM LEC T.Kiunke             Off Campus McClellan     23496 
Textbook
Off-Campus - California Aerospace Academy at McClellan Technology Park, building #1042 at the corner of Price and Redwood. From Watt Ave, north of I-80, turn Left on James or A Street, turn right on Price, to corner of Price and Redwood. The entrance to Building 1042 is on the North side. Students registering for classes in addition to railroad classes will have to travel from SCC to the off-campus location and they may wish to account for the time, which will exceed the college 10 minute period between classes.



RAILR 122    Railroad Safety, Quality, and Environment    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course covers the importance of safety quality, personal health, and environmental awareness to the railroad industry, and emphasizes the basic tools and techniques for improving these conditions on the job. Upon successful completion of this course students should be able to define and explain the needs for improved safety, quality, health, and environmental awareness, describe their basic principles, explain the elements of successful programs, and apply these elements to typical tasks on the job.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Oct 15-Dec 09
WTh       07:00PM-10:05PM LEC P.Brooks             Off Campus McClellan     29417 
Textbook
Off-Campus - California Aerospace Academy at McClellan Technology Park, building #1042 at the corner of Price and Redwood. From Watt Ave, north of I-80, turn Left on James or A Street, turn right on Price, to corner of Price and Redwood. The entrance to Building 1042 is on the North side. Students registering for classes in addition to railroad classes will have to travel from SCC to the off-campus location and they may wish to account for the time, which will exceed the college 10 minute period between classes.



RAILR 295    Independent Studies in Railroad Operations    1-3 Units

Prerequisite: None
Hours: 54 hours LEC

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
TBA       TBA             LEC P.Cypret              TBA TBA                 30203 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC P.Brooks             Off Campus McClellan     30204 Textbook
Off-Campus - California Aerospace Academy at McClellan Technology Park, building #1042 at the corner of Price and Redwood. From Watt Ave, north of I-80, turn Left on James or A Street, turn right on Price, to corner of Price and Redwood. The entrance to Building 1042 is on the North side.



Fall 2011 Class Schedule

Updated: December 20, 2011