Fall 2014 Class Schedule (SCC)



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COMM 301    Introduction to Public Speaking    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 101 or ESLW 320 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement into ENGWR 300 through the assessment process
Advisory: Concurrent enrollment in COMM 270.
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 develop skills in ethical research, analytical thinking and listening, organization and outlining, and effective verbal and nonverbal delivery of messages for diverse audiences. Each student will complete a minimum of twenty-two minutes of evaluated speaking time. This course is designed for students who already have college-level writing skills. Students conduct primary and secondary research to create informative and persuasive oral presentations, and incorporate this research into formal outlines using APA or MLA style citations. 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: Eight Week - First, Aug 23-Oct 15
MW        01:30PM-04:50PM LEC D.Fabionar           SCC MAIN PAC 133         17554 
Textbook
TTh       01:00PM-04:20PM LEC N.Caselli            SCC MAIN BUS 143         19434 Textbook
On-Campus

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Oct 16-Dec 12
MW        01:30PM-04:40PM LEC D.Fabionar           SCC MAIN PAC 133         17982 Textbook
TTh       01:00PM-04:20PM LEC N.Caselli            SCC MAIN BUS 143         19435 Textbook
On-Campus

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 23-Dec 18
MW        07:30AM-08:50AM LEC P.Harris-Jenkinson   SCC MAIN PAC 133         17176 Textbook
TTh       07:30AM-08:50AM LEC S.Wheeler Abeyta     SCC MAIN PAC 133         16950 Textbook
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC P.Harris-Jenkinson   SCC MAIN PAC 133         16407 Textbook
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC P.Redmond            SCC MAIN PAC 133         17259 Textbook
F         09:00AM-12:25PM LEC L.Petite             SCC MAIN PAC 133         17394 Textbook
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC J.Hawthorne          SCC MAIN PAC 133         17260 Textbook
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC P.Harris-Jenkinson   SCC MAIN PAC 133         16715 Textbook
On-Campus

TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC K.Church             SCC MAIN PAC 124         19994 Textbook
NEW SECTION - 19994 - as of 7/1/14
On-Campus

MW        12:00PM-01:20PM LEC P.Redmond            SCC MAIN PAC 133         16821 Textbook
TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LEC P.Redmond            SCC MAIN PAC 133         16789 Textbook
F         01:00PM-04:25PM LEC L.Petite             SCC MAIN PAC 133         17985 Textbook
MW        01:30PM-02:50PM LEC J.Hawthorne          SCC MAIN PAC 124         16408 Textbook
TTh       02:30PM-03:50PM LEC P.Redmond            SCC MAIN PAC 133         16820 Textbook
MW        03:00PM-04:20PM LEC J.Hawthorne          SCC MAIN PAC 124         17688 Textbook
MW        03:00PM-04:20PM LEC K.Church             SCC MAIN PAC 120         18242 Textbook
TTh       04:00PM-05:20PM LEC K.Cantrell           SCC MAIN PAC 133         16409 Textbook
MW        04:30PM-05:50PM LEC K.Church             SCC MAIN PAC 124         17689 Textbook
T         06:00PM-09:15PM LEC S.Johnson            SCC MAIN BUS 145         16951 Textbook
On-Campus

TTh       09:30AM-10:50AM LEC D.Fabionar           Davis Cntr Davis 119     16637 Textbook
MW        11:30AM-12:50PM LEC H.Needham            Davis Cntr Davis 119     17275 Textbook
TTh       01:30PM-02:50PM LEC R.Mackey             Davis Cntr Davis 119     17551 Textbook
MW        04:00PM-05:20PM LEC H.Needham            Davis Cntr Davis 119     17221 Textbook
Off-Campus - Davis Center, 1720 Jade Street, UC Davis, West Village, Davis, CA 95616.

MW        04:00PM-05:20PM LEC N.Turney             West Sac WSC 219         17248 Textbook
Off-Campus - West Sacramento Center, 1115 West Capitol Avenue, West Sacramento.



COMM 305    Oral Interpretation    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 101 or ESLW 320 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement into ENGWR 300 through the assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C1; IGETC Area 3A
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course introduces students to the field of performance studies through the oral interpretation of various literary forms, including Western and Non-Western forms of literature. Theoretical issues and historical developments are examined and applied to the current performance trends in solo, duo, and interpreters' theater. The focus is on audience analysis, selection and thematic analysis of literature, discussion and application of vocal and physiological delivery techniques, program performance, and post-performance evaluation. (C-ID COMM 170)

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 23-Dec 18
TTh       02:30PM-03:50PM LEC K.Church             SCC MAIN PAC 134         17520 
Textbook
On-Campus



COMM 311    Argumentation and Debate    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 101 or ESLW 320 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement into ENGWR 300 through the assessment process
Advisory: COMM 301 with a grade of "C" or better and concurrent enrollment in COMM 270
General Education: AA/AS Area II(b); CSU Area A1; CSU Area A3; IGETC Area 1C
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course introduces students to the role of argument in public discourse. Students develop presentational skills necessary for public advocacy. Assignments include researching, preparing, and presenting sound arguments, as well as developing strategies for refuting others' arguments. Students will explore areas of social, economic, and political controversy through the format of academic debate. Video taping equipment may be used as an aid to the student's self-analysis and improvement. (C-ID COMM 120)

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 23-Dec 18
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC S.Wheeler Abeyta     SCC MAIN BUS 236         16790 
Textbook
MW        01:30PM-02:50PM LEC J.Anderson           SCC MAIN PAC 134         16410 Textbook
MW        04:30PM-05:50PM LEC J.Anderson           SCC MAIN PAC 134         17792 Textbook
On-Campus



COMM 321    Interpersonal Communication    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 51 or ESLW 310 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement into ENGWR 101 or ESLW 310 through the assessment process
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b); CSU Area D7; IGETC Area 4G
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course focuses on the exploration of communication skills associated with establishing and maintaining satisfying interpersonal relationships. Through theory, discussion, simulations, and structured exercises, students will explore various approaches to successful communication in interpersonal contexts. This course strives to increase an individual's interpersonal personal communication effectiveness through heightened awareness and greater skill as both a sender and receiver of shared messages. (C-ID COMM 130)

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 23-Dec 18
MW        01:30PM-02:50PM LEC P.Redmond            SCC MAIN PAC 202         16983 
Textbook
TTh       04:00PM-05:20PM LEC S.Johnson            SCC MAIN PAC 202         16984 Textbook
M         06:00PM-09:15PM LEC S.Johnson            SCC MAIN PAC 134         16952 Textbook
On-Campus

MW        09:30AM-10:50AM LEC H.Needham            Davis Cntr Davis 119     17983 Textbook
TTh       11:00AM-12:20PM LEC K.Stephens           Davis Cntr Davis 119     16828 Textbook
Off-Campus - Davis Center, 1720 Jade Street, UC Davis, West Village, Davis, CA 95616.



COMM 325    Intercultural Communication    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 101 or ESLW 320 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement through the assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); AA/AS Area VI; CSU Area D3; CSU Area D7; IGETC Area 4G
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course introduces students to the challenges and promises of intercultural communication emphasizing the various aspects of United States culture and global impacts. Variations and commonalities in communication patterns across cultures are examined. Communication processes and outcomes between persons of different cultural backgrounds are also explored. The course stresses practical application of factors that influence communication between individuals of different cultures. (C-ID COMM 150)

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 23-Dec 18
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC D.Fabionar           SCC MAIN PAC 202         17986 
Textbook
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC P.Redmond            SCC MAIN PAC 202         16152 Textbook
On-Campus



COMM 331    Group Discussion    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 101 or ESLW 320 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement into ENGWR 300 through the assessment process
Advisory: Concurrent enrollment in COMM 270.
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 understand and analyze group dynamics and to function more effectively in task and social groups. The course addresses communication concepts and behaviors including problem solving, decision making, leadership, group roles, norms, and conformity. Each student will complete a minimum of twenty-two minutes of evaluated speaking time through oral presentations (individual and/or group). This course is designed for students who already have college-level writing skills. Students conduct primary and secondary research to create informative and persuasive oral presentations, and incorporate this research into formal outlines using APA or MLA style citations. 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 140)

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 23-Dec 18
TTh       07:30AM-08:50AM LEC L.Petite             SCC MAIN PAC 134         17442 
Textbook
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC M.Jeppeson           SCC MAIN PAC 134         16412 Textbook
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC L.Petite             SCC MAIN PAC 134         16791 Textbook
TTh       02:30PM-03:50PM LEC L.Petite             SCC MAIN BUS 107         16953 Textbook
W         06:00PM-09:05PM LEC N.Caselli            SCC MAIN PAC 134         16638 Textbook
On-Campus

MW        01:00PM-02:20PM LEC K.Stephens           Davis Cntr Davis 119     17587 Textbook
Off-Campus - Davis Center, 1720 Jade Street, UC Davis, West Village, Davis, CA 95616.

MW        07:00PM-08:20PM LEC M.Cochran            West Sac WSC 324         17552 Textbook
Off-Campus - West Sacramento Center, 1115 West Capitol Avenue, West Sacramento.



COMM 335    Conflict Management    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 51 and ESLW 310 with grades of "C" or better; or placement through the assessment process.
Advisory: ENGWR 101 or ESLW 320 with a grade of "C" or better, or placement through the assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b); CSU Area D7
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course examines the communication behaviors involved in the process of interpersonal, work group, and organizational conflicts. Course content will focus on conceptual understanding of theoretical foundations in the social sciences. Application and activities will address the components of conflict and the strategies by which conflict may effectively be managed in personal and professional settings.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 23-Dec 18
MW        12:00PM-01:20PM LEC K.Church             SCC MAIN PAC 202         17644 
Textbook
TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LEC D.Fabionar           SCC MAIN PAC 202         17350 Textbook
On-Campus



COMM 351    Mass Media and Society    3 Units

Same As: ENGWR 384 and JOUR 310
Prerequisite: ENGWR 51 or ESLW 310 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement into ENGWR 101 or ESLW 320 through the assessment process
Advisory: ENGWR 101 or ESLW 320 with a "C" or better.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); CSU Area D4; IGETC Area 4G
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This is an interdisciplinary course exploring aspects of communication and the impact of mass media on the individual and society. The survey includes basic communication models, books, magazines, newspapers, recordings, movies, radio, television, advertising, public relations, the Internet, theories of communication, relationships between mass media and business and government, and processes and effects from a social science perspective. (Credit may be awarded for only one section of either COMM 351, ENGWR 384, or JOUR 310.) (C-ID JOUR 100)

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 23-Dec 18
MW        01:00PM-02:20PM LEC D.Heimer             SCC MAIN T03 1           17250 
Textbook
Web-enhanced
On-Campus

TTh       02:30PM-03:50PM LEC D.Heimer             Davis Cntr Davis 114     16997 Textbook
Web-enhanced
Off-Campus - Davis Center, 1720 Jade Street, UC Davis, West Village, Davis, CA 95616.



COMM 361    The Communication Experience    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 101 or ESLW 320 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement into ENGWR 300 through the assessment process
Advisory: Concurrent enrollment in COMM 270.
General Education: AA/AS Area II(b); CSU Area A1; IGETC Area 1C
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: In this course, students analyze and practice effective communication in a variety of settings with diverse audiences. Focus is placed on effective communication in groups, facilitation of interpersonal relationships, and methods of managing conflict, as well as message design and delivery for multiple purposes and to diverse audiences. Students are required to actively participate in groups and deliver individual and group oral presentations. Each student will complete a minimum of twenty-two minutes of evaluated speaking time through oral presentations. This course is designed for students who already have college-level writing skills. Students conduct primary and secondary research to create informative and persuasive oral presentations, and incorporate this research into formal outlines using APA or MLA style citations. 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.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 23-Dec 18
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC P.Harris-Jenkinson   SCC MAIN PAC 134         17380 
Textbook
MW        12:00PM-01:20PM LEC P.Harris-Jenkinson   SCC MAIN PAC 124         16716 Textbook
On-Campus



Fall 2014 Class Schedule

Updated: February 12, 2015