Fall 2017 Class Schedule (SCC)



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INDIS 350    Life and Culture in Study Abroad    1-3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); AA/AS Area I
Enrollment Limitation: The student must complete the pre-enrollment process into the Los Rios Community College District Study Abroad program.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is designed to allow students to acquire a level of global competence while enrolled in the Los Rios Study Abroad program. Global competence is a continuing process of acquiring specific economic, historical, and geo-political knowledge, which supports the intercultural communication skills and authentic lived experiences that allow a person to function in another culture, and result in attitudes of cultural appreciation and interdependence. While participating in a specific Study Abroad program the student will have opportunities to study and generally survey the host country's historical, cultural, and geopolitical influences, as well as the societal structures, to develop an understanding and appreciation of the host culture as different from U. S. American culture. Students may find information about the pre-enrollment meetings at the Study Abroad website, located at http://www.scc.losrios.edu/studyabroad/.

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 11-Dec 07
MW        09:00AM-11:05AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 18824 
Textbook
3 Units - 54 hours lecture

The weekly schedule consists of a weekly lecture on British life and culture, and a weekly field trip, meeting, or other activities with a faculty member and students from your home college. The faculty member from your home institution will act as the instructor of record.
Study Abroad Course held in London, England


INDIS 353    Spanish Life and Culture in Study Abroad    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); AA/AS Area I
Enrollment Limitation: This course is only available to students participating in Study Abroad programs in Spain and is therefore not available to all students during open enrollment. The student must complete the pre-enrollment process in the Los Rios Community College District Study Abroad program.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is designed to allow students to acquire a level of global competence, with an emphasis on Spanish life and culture, while enrolled in the Los Rios Study Abroad program. Global competence is a continuing process of acquiring specific economic, historical, and geo-political knowledge, which support the intercultural communication skills and authentic lived experiences that allow a person to function in another culture and result in attitudes of cultural appreciation and interdependence. While participating in a specific Study Abroad program the student will have opportunities to study and generally survey the host country's historical, cultural, and geopolitical influences, as well as the societal structures, to develop an understanding and appreciation of the host culture as different from U. S. American culture. Students may find information about the pre-enrollment meetings at the Study Abroad website, located at http://www.scc.losrios.edu/studyabroad/.

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 11-Dec 08
TTh       04:25PM-06:30PM LEC S.James              Off Campus BSSA          19509 
Textbook
3 Units - 54 hours lecture

The weekly schedule consists of two hours per week of Spanish language instruction, a weekly lecture on Spanish life and culture, and a weekly field trip, meeting, or other activities with a faculty member and students from your home college. The faculty member from your home institution will act as the instructor of record.
Study Abroad Course held in Barcelona, Spain


INDIS 499    Experimental Offering in Interdisciplinary Studies    .5-4 Units

Prerequisite: None
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Aug 19-Oct 11
Introduction to Science Technology Engineering and
F         09:00AM-11:15AM LEC P.deGennaro          SCC MAIN LUC 133         20272 
Textbook
Introduction to STEM     1 Unit - Hours: 18 hours lecture.
Description:This course introduces the STEM field from a local and global perspective through guest speakers, discussions, and small research projects. As the course progresses, each student will generate an individualized plan for pursuing their particular STEM emphasis of choice. This plan will consist of elements of an education plan, specific study skills strategies, and STEM skills analysis and strategies for improvement. The student will be given an opportunity to apply the practices outlined in his or her plan through a sampling of a number of STEM related courses (through guest lectures, etc.).
On-Campus

Fall 2017 Class Schedule

Updated: December 7, 2017