Fall 2015 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: ENGWR 300 and LIBR 318 with a grade of C or better, and 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 22-Oct 14
MW        01:30PM-04:50PM LEC D.Fabionar           SCC MAIN PAC 133         17642 
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TTh       01:00PM-04:20PM LEC L.Petite             SCC MAIN PAC 133         18464 Textbook
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Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Oct 15-Dec 11
MW        01:30PM-04:50PM LEC D.Fabionar           SCC MAIN PAC 133         18017 Textbook
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TTh       01:00PM-04:10PM LEC L.Petite             SCC MAIN PAC 133         18465 Textbook
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Schedule: Full Term, Aug 22-Dec 17
MW        07:30AM-08:50AM LEC P.Harris-Jenkinson   SCC MAIN PAC 133         17293 Textbook
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TTh       07:30AM-08:50AM LEC P.Harris-Jenkinson   SCC MAIN PAC 133         17076 Textbook
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MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC P.Redmond            SCC MAIN PAC 133         16573 Textbook
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MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC M.Severson           SCC MAIN PAC 124         20374 Textbook
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MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC K.Keyes              SCC MAIN PAC 124         20374 Textbook
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TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC N.Caselli            SCC MAIN PAC 134         17368 Textbook
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F         09:00AM-12:15PM LEC L.Petite             SCC MAIN PAC 133         17497 Textbook
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MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC P.Harris-Jenkinson   SCC MAIN PAC 133         17369 Textbook
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MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC K.Church             SCC MAIN PAC 116         20369 Textbook
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TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC D.Fabionar           SCC MAIN PAC 133         16847 Textbook
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MW        12:00PM-01:20PM LEC J.Hawthorne          SCC MAIN PAC 124         16951 Textbook
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TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LEC J.Hawthorne          SCC MAIN BUS 240         16921 Textbook
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F         01:00PM-04:15PM LEC N.Turney             SCC MAIN PAC 133         18020 Textbook
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MW        01:30PM-02:50PM LEC J.Hawthorne          SCC MAIN PAC 124         16574 Textbook
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TTh       02:30PM-03:50PM LEC P.Redmond            SCC MAIN PAC 124         16950 Textbook
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MW        03:00PM-04:20PM LEC P.Redmond            SCC MAIN PAC 124         18215 Textbook
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TTh       04:00PM-05:20PM LEC K.Church             SCC MAIN PAC 134         16575 Textbook
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MW        04:30PM-05:50PM LEC K.Church             SCC MAIN PAC 124         17762 Textbook
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T         06:00PM-09:05PM LEC M.Cochran            SCC MAIN PAC 133         17077 Textbook
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TTh       09:30AM-10:50AM LEC M.Severson           Davis Cntr Davis 119     16773 Textbook
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Off-Campus - Davis Center, 1720 Jade Street, UC Davis, West Village, Davis, CA 95616.

TTh       09:30AM-10:50AM LEC N.Turney             Davis Cntr Davis 119     16773 Textbook
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Off-Campus - Davis Center, 1720 Jade Street, UC Davis, West Village, Davis, CA 95616.

MW        11:30AM-12:50PM LEC M.Severson           Davis Cntr Davis 119     17382 Textbook
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Off-Campus - Davis Center, 1720 Jade Street, UC Davis, West Village, Davis, CA 95616.

MW        11:30AM-12:50PM LEC D.DeMercurio         Davis Cntr Davis 119     17382 Textbook
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Off-Campus - Davis Center, 1720 Jade Street, UC Davis, West Village, Davis, CA 95616.

TTh       01:30PM-02:50PM LEC D.Fabionar           Davis Cntr Davis 119     17639 Textbook
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Off-Campus - Davis Center, 1720 Jade Street, UC Davis, West Village, Davis, CA 95616.

MW        04:00PM-05:20PM LEC M.Severson           Davis Cntr Davis 119     17331 Textbook
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Off-Campus - Davis Center, 1720 Jade Street, UC Davis, West Village, Davis, CA 95616.

MW        04:00PM-05:20PM LEC D.DeMercurio         Davis Cntr Davis 119     17331 Textbook
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Off-Campus - Davis Center, 1720 Jade Street, UC Davis, West Village, Davis, CA 95616.

MW        04:00PM-05:20PM LEC S.Johnson            West Sac WSC 219         17358 Textbook
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Off-Campus - West Sacramento Center, 1115 West Capitol Avenue, West Sacramento.


COMM 305    Oral Interpretation    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: COMM 301, ENGRD 310, and ENGWR 301 with grades of "C" or better
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 22-Dec 17
TTh       02:30PM-03:50PM LEC K.Church             SCC MAIN PAC 134         17612 
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MW        03:00PM-04:20PM LEC K.Church             SCC MAIN PAC 134         19851 Textbook
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COMM 311    Argumentation and Debate    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 300 with a grade of "C" or better, or placement through the assessment process.
Advisory: Completion of COMM 301 with a grade of "C" or better, LIBR 320 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. Recording equipment may be used as an aid to the student's self-analysis and improvement. (C-ID COMM 120)

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 22-Dec 17
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC J.Anderson           SCC MAIN PAC 134         17844 
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TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC S.Wheeler Abeyta     SCC MAIN PAC 134         16922 Textbook
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MW        01:30PM-02:50PM LEC J.Anderson           SCC MAIN PAC 134         16576 Textbook
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TTh       04:00PM-05:20PM LEC M.Cochran            West Sac WSC 217         18936 Textbook
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Off-Campus - West Sacramento Center, 1115 West Capitol Avenue, West Sacramento.


COMM 321    Interpersonal Communication    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 101 or ESLW 320 with a grade of "C" or better, or placement into ENGWR 300 through the assessment process, and completion of ENGRD 110 or ESLR 320 with a grade of "C" or better.
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 22-Dec 17
F         09:00AM-12:15PM LEC D.Fabionar           SCC MAIN PAC 202         19852 
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TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC P.Redmond            SCC MAIN PAC 202         17109 Textbook
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MW        01:30PM-02:50PM LEC P.Redmond            SCC MAIN PAC 202         17108 Textbook
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W         06:00PM-09:15PM LEC L.Petite             SCC MAIN PAC 134         17078 Textbook
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TTh       11:00AM-12:20PM LEC M.Severson           Davis Cntr Davis 119     16958 Textbook
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Off-Campus - Davis Center, 1720 Jade Street, UC Davis, West Village, Davis, CA 95616.

TTh       11:00AM-12:20PM LEC N.Turney             Davis Cntr Davis 119     16958 Textbook
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Off-Campus - Davis Center, 1720 Jade Street, UC Davis, West Village, Davis, CA 95616.


COMM 325    Intercultural Communication    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 101 or ESLW 320 with a grade of "C" or better, or placement into ENGWR 300 through the assessment process, and completion of ENGRD 110 or ESLR 320 with a grade of "C" or better.
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 co-cultures within the United States. 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 emphasizes practical application of factors that influence communication between individuals of different cultures. (C-ID COMM 150)

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 22-Dec 17
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC P.Redmond            SCC MAIN PAC 106         18021 
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MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC P.Redmond            SCC MAIN PAC 124         16360 Textbook
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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: ENGWR 300 and LIBR 318 with a grade of "C" or better, and 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 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 22-Dec 17
MW        07:30AM-08:50AM LEC M.Jeppeson           SCC MAIN PAC 134         16923 
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TTh       07:30AM-08:50AM LEC N.Caselli            SCC MAIN PAC 134         17542 Textbook
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MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC M.Jeppeson           SCC MAIN PAC 134         16577 Textbook
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TTh       04:00PM-05:20PM LEC N.Caselli            SCC MAIN PAC 128         17079 Textbook
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M         06:00PM-09:15PM LEC K.Cantrell           SCC MAIN PAC 134         16774 Textbook
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MW        01:00PM-02:20PM LEC M.Severson           Davis Cntr Davis 119     17673 Textbook
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Off-Campus - Davis Center, 1720 Jade Street, UC Davis, West Village, Davis, CA 95616.

MW        01:00PM-02:20PM LEC D.DeMercurio         Davis Cntr Davis 119     17673 Textbook
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Off-Campus - Davis Center, 1720 Jade Street, UC Davis, West Village, Davis, CA 95616.

MW        07:00PM-08:20PM LEC S.Johnson            West Sac WSC 324         17640 Textbook
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Off-Campus - West Sacramento Center, 1115 West Capitol Avenue, West Sacramento.


COMM 335    Conflict Management    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 101 or ESLW 320 with a grade of C or better, or placement into ENGWR 300 through the assessment process, and completion of ENGRD 110 or ESLR 320 with a grade of C or better.
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 22-Dec 17
MW        12:00PM-01:20PM LEC K.Church             SCC MAIN PAC 202         17719 
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TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LEC K.Church             SCC MAIN PAC 134         17457 Textbook
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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 22-Dec 17
MW        01:00PM-02:20PM LEC D.Heimer             SCC MAIN STS 214         17360 
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TTh       03:00PM-04:20PM LEC D.Heimer             Off Campus Davis         17121 Textbook
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Off-Campus - Da Vinci High School, Room 24, 1400 East 8th Street, Davis.


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: ENGWR 300 and LIBR 318 with a grade of C or better, and 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 22-Dec 17
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC P.Harris-Jenkinson   SCC MAIN PAC 133         17483 
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MW        12:00PM-01:20PM LEC P.Harris-Jenkinson   SCC MAIN PAC 133         16848 Textbook
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Fall 2015 Class Schedule

Updated: December 1, 2015