Fall 2015 Class Schedule (SCC)



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POLS 301    Introduction to Government: United States    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 300 with a grade of "C" or better.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(a); CSU Area D8; CSU Area F2; CSU Area F3; IGETC Area 4H
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: In this course, students will examine principles and problems of government, the political process, and democracy as practiced in the United States. This course fulfills federal, state, and local government requirements.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 22-Dec 17
MW        07:30AM-08:50AM LEC D.Tedla              SCC MAIN RHS 269         17404 
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TTh       07:30AM-08:50AM LEC D.Tedla              SCC MAIN RHS 269         16189 Textbook
Sa        09:00AM-12:15PM LEC D.Yapundich          SCC MAIN RHS 269         17742 Textbook
On-Campus

MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC P.Frank              SCC MAIN PAC 201         17891 Textbook
MW        12:00PM-01:20PM LEC P.Frank              SCC MAIN PAC 201         16191 Textbook
MW        01:30PM-02:50PM LEC D.Tedla              SCC MAIN RHS 269         16192 Textbook
MW        03:00PM-04:20PM LEC A.Xiao               SCC MAIN RHS 269         18586 Textbook
TTh       04:00PM-05:20PM LEC A.Xiao               SCC MAIN RHS 271         16193 Textbook
T         04:00PM-07:05PM LEC D.Tedla              SCC MAIN RHS 269         17892 Textbook
MW        04:30PM-05:50PM LEC A.Xiao               SCC MAIN RHS 269         17893 Textbook
TTh       05:30PM-06:50PM LEC A.Xiao               SCC MAIN RHS 271         17894 Textbook
MW        06:00PM-07:20PM LEC D.Yapundich          SCC MAIN RHS 269         18095 Textbook
On-Campus

TTh       08:00AM-09:20AM LEC S.Harada             Davis Cntr Davis 214     17783 Textbook
MW        01:00PM-02:20PM LEC S.Harada             Davis Cntr Davis 214     16878 Textbook
Off-Campus - Davis Center, 1720 Jade Street, UC Davis, West Village, Davis, CA 95616.

F         09:00AM-12:15PM LEC T.Gaffaney           West Sac WSC 217         18218 Textbook
Off-Campus - West Sacramento Center, 1115 West Capitol Avenue, West Sacramento.

TBA       TBA             LEC D.Tedla              SCC MAIN Online          17164 Textbook
Online Class. Mandatory Orientation: TBA. The professor will contact students by email. More detailed information will be available to enrolled students on D2L.

TBA       TBA             LEC A.Xiao               SCC MAIN Online          17568 Textbook
Online Class. Mandatory Orientation: TBA. The professor will contact students by email. More detailed information will be available to enrolled students on D2L.


POLS 302    Introduction to Government: Foreign    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 101 or ESLW 320 with a "C" grade or better.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); CSU Area D8; IGETC Area 4H
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: The political systems of selected nations such as Great Britain, France, Germany, Russia, Japan, Mexico, Peoples' Republic of China, India, South Africa, and Cuba are analyzed. The course will also compare the formation of language, culture, religion, political institutions, the role of political culture, political parties, and public policy. (C-ID POLS 130)

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 22-Dec 17
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC D.Tedla              SCC MAIN RHS 269         16194 
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On-Campus


POLS 304    Introduction to Government: California    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 300 with a grade of "C" or better.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(a); CSU Area D8; CSU Area F3; IGETC Area 4H
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course covers the essential organization, institutions, and processes of California state and local government. The state's diversity will be a key theme in explaining California's political history, participation, and policies.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 22-Dec 17
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC P.Frank              SCC MAIN PAC 105         17270 
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On-Campus


POLS 310    Introduction to International Relations    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 300 with a grade of "C" or better.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); CSU Area D8; IGETC Area 4H
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: In this course, students will examine the problems, motivating forces, and techniques of conflict resolution among actors within the global nation-state system. Particular emphasis is placed on comparing perspectives among developed and underdeveloped nations. (C-ID POLS 140)

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 22-Dec 17
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC P.Frank              SCC MAIN PAC 105         16879 
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TTh       04:00PM-05:20PM LEC T.Gaffaney           SCC MAIN RHN 267         20209 Textbook
On-Campus

TBA       TBA             LEC P.Frank              SCC MAIN Online          17569 Textbook
Online Class. Mandatory Course Orientation is scheduled at the SCC Main Campus. Enrolled students (and students wishing to add) must visit the instructor's web site at http://www.scc.losrios.edu/paulfrank/

TBA       TBA             LEC P.Frank              SCC MAIN Online          18174 Textbook
Online Class. Mandatory Course Orientation is scheduled at the SCC Main Campus. Enrolled students (and students wishing to add) must visit the instructor's web site at http://www.scc.losrios.edu/paulfrank/


POLS 322    Political Ideologies    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 101 or ESLW 320 with a grade of "C" or better.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); CSU Area D8; IGETC Area 4H
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: In this course, comparative, conceptual, and historical analysis of competing ideological approaches to government will be covered. Emphasis will be on the theories, values, and assumptions that make up a political ideology and the effect of such theories on a political system.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 22-Dec 17
TTh       02:30PM-03:50PM LEC A.Xiao               SCC MAIN RHS 269         19735 
Textbook
On-Campus

TBA       TBA             LEC A.Xiao               SCC MAIN Online          18205 Textbook
Online Class. Mandatory Orientation: TBA. The professor will contact students by email. More detailed information will be available to enrolled students on D2L.


POLS 481    Introduction to Government: United States - Honors    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(a); CSU Area D8; CSU Area F2; CSU Area F3; IGETC Area 4H
Enrollment Limitation: Eligibility for admission to the Honors Program.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: In this course students will examine principles and problems of government, the political process, and democracy as practiced in the United States. The class is conducted in a seminar format and requires a higher level of student academic engagement of course preparation with at least four texts and readers. This honors section uses an intensive instructional methodology with extensive research projects on American institutions designed to challenge motivated students.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 22-Dec 17
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC D.Tedla              SCC MAIN RHS 269         19737 
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On-Campus

Fall 2015 Class Schedule

Updated: July 31, 2015