Spring 2012 Class Schedule (SCC)



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PSYC 300    General Principles    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGRD 110, ENGWR 100, and/or LIBR 318 with a grade of "C" or better, or placement through the assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); CSU Area D9; IGETC Area 4I
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is an introduction to the scientific study of human behavior. Students will be introduced to foundation principles and current trends in the field of psychology. Concepts that are explored include methods of psychological inquiry, the biological basis of behavior, sensation, perception, states of consciousness, learning, memory, cognition, motivation, emotion, stress and health, personality, developmental psychology, psychological disorders, psychotherapy, and social psychology. This course is designed for psychology majors, behavioral and social science majors, and other students who desire a broad overview of the field.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jan 14-Mar 12
MW        03:00PM-06:15PM LEC B.Lynch              SCC MAIN RHS 263         16809 
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On-Campus

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 13-May 10
MW        03:00PM-06:15PM LEC S.Spencer            SCC MAIN RHS 263         17868 Textbook
On-Campus

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
MW        07:30AM-08:50AM LEC M.Regalado           SCC MAIN RHS 263         17816 Textbook
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC G.Austin             SCC MAIN RHS 261         16803 Textbook
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC G.Austin             SCC MAIN PAC 105         16802 Textbook
Sa        09:00AM-12:05PM LEC H.Moftakhar          SCC MAIN RHS 263         16804 Textbook
On-Campus

MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC M.Regalado           SCC MAIN RHS 263         16805 Textbook
The above PSYC 300 section (16805) is a designated Service-Learning Class. The instructor will provide Service-Learning opportunities.
On-Campus

TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC G.Austin             SCC MAIN PAC 105         16806 Textbook
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC G.Pitman             SCC MAIN LIH 101         16807 Textbook
On-Campus

MW        01:30PM-02:50PM LEC P.Blomberg           SCC MAIN BUS 223         17796 Textbook
TTh       02:30PM-03:50PM LEC G.Austin             SCC MAIN RHS 261         16808 Textbook
The above PSYC 300 sections (17796 and 16808) are designated Service-Learning Class. The instructor will provide Service-Learning opportunities.
On-Campus

MW        06:00PM-07:20PM LEC G.Pitman             SCC MAIN RHN 264         18106 Textbook
T         07:00PM-10:05PM LEC S.Spencer            SCC MAIN RHS 271         16811 Textbook
On-Campus

MW        08:00AM-09:20AM LEC C.Tromborg           Davis Cntr Davis 204     16810 Textbook
F         09:00AM-12:05PM LEC C.Tromborg           Davis Cntr Davis 204     20039 Textbook
MW        05:30PM-06:50PM LEC C.Tromborg           Davis Cntr Davis 204     17869 Textbook
Off-Campus - Davis Center, 1720 Jade Street, UC Davis, West Village, Davis, CA 95616.

TTh       07:30AM-08:50AM LEC M.Regalado           West Sac WSC 114         18530 Textbook
T         05:30PM-08:35PM LEC L.Zeimet             West Sac WSC 323         19064 Textbook
Off-Campus - West Sacramento Center, 1115 West Capitol Avenue, West Sacramento.

TBA       TBA             LEC M.Regalado           SCC MAIN Online          18984 Textbook
The above PSYC 300 section (18984) is a designated Service-Learning Class. The instructor will provide Service-Learning opportunities.
Online Class. Mandatory Orientation: TBA. For more information, students should visit the instructor's web site at http://web.scc.losrios.edu/regalam

TBA       TBA             LEC R.Dowdall            SCC MAIN Online          16812 Textbook
Online Class. Mandatory Orientation: Saturday, January 14, 2012 from 9:15am - 11:00am in LRC 105. For more information, students should visit the instructor's web site: http://scc.losrios.edu/~dowdalr/index.html


PSYC 310    Biological Psychology    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: Completion of ENGRD 310 and PSYC 300 with grades of "C" or better.
General Education: AA/AS Area IV; CSU Area B2; IGETC Area 5B
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: The primary focus of this course is on the human nervous system and how it functions to affect behavior. This course provides an in-depth examination of brain structure, neural development, neural communication, brain-endocrine interactions, and the specialization of brain function. To supplement the study of brain anatomy, students utilize sheep brains to identify major structures and divisions of the nervous system. Relationships between neural function and perception, movement, cognition, learning and memory, language, rhythms of sleep and activity, emotion, and consciousness are examined. The neural bases of mood, personality disorders, and psychosis are also addressed.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC A.Keys               SCC MAIN RHN 308         17537 
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TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LEC C.Tromborg           SCC MAIN RHS 271         16814 Textbook
TTh       02:30PM-03:50PM LEC C.Tromborg           SCC MAIN RHS 271         16813 Textbook
On-Campus

MW        04:00PM-05:20PM LEC C.Tromborg           Davis Cntr Davis 204     16815 Textbook
Off-Campus - Davis Center, 1720 Jade Street, UC Davis, West Village, Davis, CA 95616.


PSYC 311    Biological Psychology Laboratory    1 Unit

Prerequisite: PSYC 310 with grade of "C" or better or concurrent enrollment in PSYC 310.
General Education: AA/AS Area IV; CSU Area B3; IGETC Area 5B
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LAB
Description: This course involves the applied study of the nervous system, focusing on its anatomy, physiology, biochemistry, and impact on behavioral and mental processes. This course will provide a foundation in the principles of the scientific method and practical experience in its application to the study of biological psychology. Specific topics include anatomy, physiology, and organization of the nervous system with special emphasis on the brain; anatomy and physiology of the neuron; physiology of nerves and nerve conduction; the biochemistry of the synapse; anatomy and physiology of sensory systems; and psychophysical examination of sensation and perception. Brain dissection procedures, interactive computer simulations, and lab experiments with data collection and analysis will be utilized.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
F         10:30AM-01:35PM LAB A.Keys               Davis Cntr Davis 123     19755 
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Off-Campus - Davis Center, 1720 Jade Street, UC Davis, West Village, Davis, CA 95616.


PSYC 316    Cognitive Psychology    3 Units

Prerequisite: PSYC 300 with a grade of "C" or better
Advisory: BIOL 100 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: AA/AS Area IV; CSU Area D9; IGETC Area 4I
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: The course will present an historical retrospective into the development of the philosophy of science, the scientific method, and early perspectives on learning, memory, and the structure of thought. The course will explore contemporary areas of perception, learning, memory, problem solving, creativity, cognitive development, neuroscience, neuroimagery and general linguistics. Current controversies related to the proposed structure of thought in non-linguistic species will be addressed. Upon completion of this course, students will possess an improved appreciation for the complexity of the brain and the thought processes of humans and other "large-brained" species.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC C.Tromborg           SCC MAIN RHS 271         18630 
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On-Campus


PSYC 320    Social Psychology    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 100 or ENGRD 310 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); CSU Area D9; IGETC Area 4I
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course provides students with an initial introduction into the scientific study of how people's feelings, thoughts, and behaviors are influenced by others. Students become familiar with the major domains of social psychology and the relevance of social psychology to daily life. Topics covered include conformity, group processes, mass communication, propaganda, the law, social cognition and perception, aggression, prosocial behavior, prejudice, liking and loving.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC M.Regalado           SCC MAIN RHS 263         17797 
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The above PSYC 320 section (17797) is a designated Service-Learning Class. The instructor will provide Service-Learning opportunities.
On-Campus

TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC M.Regalado           SCC MAIN TEC 102         16816 Textbook
On-Campus

TTh       05:30PM-06:50PM LEC B.Lynch              Davis Cntr Davis 205     19104 Textbook
Off-Campus - Davis Center, 1720 Jade Street, UC Davis, West Village, Davis, CA 95616.
The above PSYC 320 section (19104) is a designated Service-Learning Class. The instructor will provide Service-Learning opportunities.


PSYC 335    Research Methods in Psychology    3 Units

Prerequisite: PSYC 300 and STAT 300 with grades of "C" or better; or PSYC 300 with a grade of "C" or better and concurrent enrollment in STAT 300.
Advisory: ENGWR 100 and LIBR 318 with grades of "C" or better
General Education: AA/AS Area II(b); CSU Area D9; IGETC Area 4I
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course introduces students to the methods and ethics of doing research in the behavioral sciences, specifically psychology, from a theoretical and practical approach. The course covers design and implementation issues of both experimental and non-experimental research, descriptive and inferential statistical analysis, hypothesis testing, and the use of APA writing style. The laboratory projects provide opportunities to research various behavioral science topics of the student's interest and experience "hands-on" data collection, data analysis, results interpretation, and report writing.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
MW        12:00PM-12:50PM LEC A.Keys               SCC MAIN RHN 308         18120 
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MW        01:00PM-02:05PM LAB A.Keys               SCC MAIN RHN 308           
TBA       TBA             LAB A.Keys               SCC MAIN RHN 308           
LAB TBA refers to 1 hour additional Lab per week to be arranged (total of 17 hours for the semester)
On-Campus

TTh       01:00PM-01:50PM LEC J.Arack              SCC MAIN RHN 308         17870 Textbook
TTh       02:00PM-03:05PM LAB J.Arack              SCC MAIN RHN 308           
TBA       TBA             LAB J.Arack              SCC MAIN RHN 308           
LAB TBA refers to 1 hour additional Lab per week to be arranged (total of 17 hours for the semester)
On-Campus

TTh       05:30PM-06:20PM LEC H.Moftakhar          Davis Cntr Davis 202     19756 Textbook
TTh       06:30PM-07:50PM LAB H.Moftakhar          Davis Cntr Davis 202       
Off-Campus - Davis Center, 1720 Jade Street, UC Davis, West Village, Davis, CA 95616.


PSYC 340    Abnormal Behavior    3 Units

Prerequisite: PSYC 300 with a grade of "C" or better
Advisory: ENGRD 110 and/or ENGWR 50 with a grade of "C" or better, or placement through the assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); CSU Area D9; CSU Area E1; IGETC Area 4I
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: In this course, students will explore the broad questions of normality and abnormality and investigate specific mental, emotional, and behavioral difficulties. They will learn current approaches to psychological intervention including present community mental health practices. Students will consider the contribution of social, biological and psychological factors to the development and persistence of behavior disorders.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
M         06:00PM-09:25PM LEC R.Dowdall            SCC MAIN RHN 267         17579 
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TTh       04:00PM-05:20PM LEC J.Arack              SCC MAIN RHS 263         16819 Textbook
On-Campus


PSYC 353    Psychology of Adjustment    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGRD 110 and ENGWR 50 with grades of "C" or better
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b); CSU Area D9; CSU Area E1
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: In this course, students will explore the core concepts in psychology and apply them to everyday life experiences. The focus of this course will be on self-development and self-awareness, and students will learn how to use psychological concepts to live more fully and productively. Students will also learn to analyze and think critically about psychological theories and research, and they will learn to use these concepts in an informed manner. Topics include stress and coping, substance abuse, psychological disorders and treatment, motivation and emotions, learning and behavioral change, attitudes and values, interpersonal relationships, and lifespan development.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
TTh       02:30PM-03:50PM LEC L.Zeimet             SCC MAIN RHN 228         18985 
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On-Campus


PSYC 356    Human Sexuality    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGRD 310 or ENGWR 100 with a grade of "C" or better, or placement through the assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b); CSU Area D9; CSU Area E1; IGETC Area 4I
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course provides an overview of human sexuality from birth to adulthood. The subject will be examined from a cultural, physiological, sociological, and psychological perspective in order to provide students with a solid base of information about sex and their own sexuality enabling them to make healthy and responsible choices and decisions throughout their lives.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC T.Eckley             SCC MAIN LIH 101         16823 
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On-Campus

W         06:00PM-09:05PM LEC R.Ackley             SCC MAIN LIH 101         16868 Textbook
W         06:00PM-09:05PM LEC B.Davis-Lyman        SCC MAIN LIH 101         16868 Textbook
On-Campus

TTh       07:00PM-08:20PM LEC P.Blomberg           Davis Cntr Davis 212     16867 Textbook
Off-Campus - Davis Center, 1720 Jade Street, UC Davis, West Village, Davis, CA 95616.


PSYC 358    Principles of Interpersonal Relations    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGRD 310 and ENGWR 100 with grades of "C" or better.
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b); CSU Area E1
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course studies the principles involved in effective interpersonal relationships. Topics include interpersonal feedback, self-disclosure, the role of emotions in relationships, the art of listening, and the ability to challenge others toward growth of productivity. The focus of the course will be on concepts useful to the students in his/her face-to-face relationships at home, school, and work.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
MW        01:30PM-02:50PM LEC G.Austin             SCC MAIN ADJ 2           16825 
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On-Campus


PSYC 360    Psychology of Women    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGRD 310 or ENGWR 100 with a grade of "C" or better, or placement through the assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); CSU Area D4; CSU Area D9; CSU Area E1; IGETC Area 4I
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: In this course, students will study the psychological effects of society upon women. An emphasis is placed on the interplay between gender and race, ethnicity, class, age, sexual orientation, and physical and mental ability. The course addresses a variety of topics including gender stereotypes and their connections to sexism, gender roles and expectations, biological bases of sex, gender throughout the lifespan, the physical and mental health of women, women and work, and violence against women. The course also emphasizes the importance of critically evaluating theory and research on sex and gender.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
TTh       02:30PM-03:50PM LEC G.Pitman             SCC MAIN RHS 263         16824 
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On-Campus


PSYC 364    Psychology of Sexual Orientation    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGRD 310 and ENGWR 100, or ESLR 320 and ESLW 320 with grades of "C" better, or placement through the assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b) (effective Summer 2010); CSU Area D4; CSU Area D7
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: In this course, students will examine topics and research related to lesbian, gay, and bisexual (LGB) individuals. Topics will include causes of sexual orientation, LGB identity development, coming out, prejudice and discrimination against LGB individuals, sexual orientation across the lifespan, LGB relationships, sexuality, religion and spirituality, and physical and mental health issues. In this course, students will also learn about transgendered identities and the intersection of gender identity and sexual orientation. This course will draw from a variety of political, cultural, sociological, philosophical, and psychological perspectives in order to fully understand the influence of sexual orientation on our lives.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LEC G.Pitman             SCC MAIN RHS 263         20658 
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On-Campus


PSYC 367    Psychology of Minorities    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 50 or ENGRD 310 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 D9; IGETC Area 4I
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course studies the individual and collective impact of minority group status on an individual and group's behavior and mental processes. The psychological issues, concerns, and needs of minority persons are also covered. Minority persons include African-Americans, Asian Americans, Hispanic Americans, Native Americans, gays & lesbians, the elderly, and the disabled. This course is useful for students majoring in psychology, sociology, education, ethnic studies, and the helping/allied professions.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
MW        01:30PM-02:50PM LEC M.Regalado           SCC MAIN RHS 263         18460 
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On-Campus


PSYC 370    Human Development: A Life Span    3 Units

Same As: FCS 324
Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 100 and ENGRD 110, or ESLW 340 and ESLR 340; and ESL 114 with grades of "C" or better.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); CSU Area D9; CSU Area E1; IGETC Area 4G; IGETC Area 4I
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: Students will study the physical, cognitive, social, and emotional development of humans from conception through the life span. Emphasis will be placed on the theoretical and practical application of developmental principles. Topics include major developmental theories, conception and prenatal development, physical growth, health and development, language, learning, cognitive, and brain development, personality, morality, and emotional development, societal influences on development, and mental health and an introduction to death and bereavement. This is a foundation course for careers in the educational, social, psychological, and medical fields. (Students may receive credit for FCS 324 or PSYC 370, but not both.)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC G.Lopez              SCC MAIN RHS 273         16820 
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MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC A.Strimling          SCC MAIN CDC 208         16822 Textbook
MW        12:00PM-01:20PM LEC A.Strimling          SCC MAIN CDC 208         17251 Textbook
On-Campus

TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC N.Lorenz             SCC MAIN CDC 101         16821 Textbook
The above PSYC 370 section (16821) makes extensive use of Desire to Learn (D2L) an online learning system.
On-Campus

W         06:00PM-08:50PM LEC L.Rosen-Aydlett      SCC MAIN RHS 273         17814 Textbook
On-Campus

TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LEC K.Anderson           Davis Cntr Davis 212     17861 Textbook
Off-Campus - Davis Center, 1720 Jade Street, UC Davis, West Village, Davis, CA 95616.

F         09:00AM-12:05PM LEC N.Lorenz             West Sac WSC 114         17547 Textbook
TTh       11:30AM-12:50PM LEC L.Garner             West Sac WSC 221         18528 Textbook
The above PSYC 370 section (18528) makes extensive use of Desire to Learn (D2L) an online learning system.
Off-Campus - West Sacramento Center, 1115 West Capitol Avenue, West Sacramento.

TBA       TBA             LEC G.Lopez              SCC MAIN Online          17863 Textbook
Online Class. Mandatory Orientation: Wednesday, January 18, 2012, from 6:30 pm - 7:20 pm in RHN 258. For more information, students should visit the instructor's web site at http://web.scc.losrios.edu/lopezg

TBA       TBA             LEC G.Lopez              SCC MAIN Online          18103 Textbook
Online Class. Mandatory Orientation: Wednesday, January 18, 2012, from 6:30 pm - 7:20 pm in RHN 258. For more information, students should visit the instructor's web site at http://web.scc.losrios.edu/lopezg

TBA       TBA             LEC G.Lopez              SCC MAIN Online          20278 Textbook
Online Class. Mandatory Orientation: Wednesday, January 18, 2012, from 6:30 pm - 7:20 pm in RHN 258. For more information, students should visit the instructor's web site at http://web.scc.losrios.edu/lopezg


PSYC 374    Psychology of Aging: Adult Development and Aging    3 Units

Same As: FCS 332 and GERON 302
Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: (ENGRD 110 and ENGWR 100), OR (ESLR 340 and ESLW 340 and ESL 114), and FCS 324/PSYC 370, and LIBR 318 with grades of "C" or better
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b); CSU Area D9; CSU Area E1; IGETC Area ; IGETC Area 4I
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: Students will explore the description and explanation of the evolution of adult behavior over the life span. Topics include theoretical as well as practical approaches to understanding aging in terms of physical, cognitive, and socio-emotional development such as: the study of the nature and changes of capabilities, skills, feelings, emotions, and social behavior with age, aging stereotypes, social bonds, environmental factors, sexuality, physical health, mental health, death, and bereavement. (Credit for FCS 332 or PSYC 374 or GERON 302.)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
Sa        09:00AM-12:05PM LEC D.Batchelder         West Sac WSC 323         20499 
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Off-Campus - West Sacramento Center, 1115 West Capitol Avenue, West Sacramento.
PSYC 374 will not be offered as an FCS 332 course this semester.


PSYC 376    Personality    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGRD 310 and ENGWR 100 with grades of "C" or better and PSYC 300 or PSYC 353 with a grade of "C" or better.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); CSU Area D9; IGETC Area 4I
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is a study of major contemporary approaches to personality development. The emphasis will be on psychological health rather than illness, increasing self-awareness, the individual's interaction within the family, the community, and the larger society. Personality development in cross-cultural environments will be explored.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
MW        12:00PM-01:20PM LEC R.Stein              SCC MAIN TEC 110         18986 
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On-Campus


PSYC 390    Psychology of Death and Dying    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGRD 110 and ENGWR 50 with grades of "C" or better
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); AA/AS Area III(b); CSU Area D9; CSU Area E1; IGETC Area 4I
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is an investigation of beliefs, attitudes, anxieties and behaviors associated with dying and death. Included will be materials relevant to suicide, life-threatening illnesses, bereavement, euthanasia, and various philosophical views on the phenomenon of death.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC J.Moylan-Aube        SCC MAIN LIH 101         18237 
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MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC P.Szabo              SCC MAIN LIH 101         18237 Textbook
MW        12:00PM-01:20PM LEC J.Moylan-Aube        SCC MAIN LIH 101         16818 Textbook
MW        12:00PM-01:20PM LEC P.Szabo              SCC MAIN LIH 101         16818 Textbook
T         07:00PM-10:05PM LEC P.Szabo              SCC MAIN RHN 267         16817 Textbook
On-Campus


PSYC 392    Loss and Grief    2 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b); CSU Area D9; CSU Area E1
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC
Description: This course will explore the causes of grief reactions and the dynamics of bereavement. Expressions of normal grief will be compared with pathological reactions, and suggested interventions for resolving grief reactions will be addressed. Techniques for the resolution of loss and coping strategies will be presented.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
W         07:00PM-08:50PM LEC J.Moylan-Aube        SCC MAIN RHS 263         18987 
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On-Campus


PSYC 405    Substance Abuse: Effects on Body and Behavior    3 Units

Same As: ADMJ 303
Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 100 and ENGRD 310 with grades "C" or better
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); AA/AS Area III(b); CSU Area D9
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is designed for anyone who is interested in the effect illegal drugs, prescription drugs, over the counter drugs, vitamins, health foods, and coffee and nicotine have on people, physically, emotionally, mentally, and financially. This course is especially advised for people who are seeking or working in careers in health, law enforcement, counseling, psychology, business, social services, or teaching. (Credit for ADMJ 303 or PSYC 405, but not both.)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
MW        07:30AM-08:50AM LEC D.Trujillo           SCC MAIN RHN 208         18200 
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MW        12:00PM-01:20PM LEC D.Trujillo           SCC MAIN RHS 271         16827 Textbook
On-Campus

TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC D.Trujillo           West Sac WSC 324         16826 Textbook
Off-Campus - West Sacramento Center, 1115 West Capitol Avenue, West Sacramento.


PSYC 410    Psychology of Creativity, Intuition and Problem Solving    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGRD 110, ENGWR 50, and PSYC 300 with grades of "C" or better, or placement through the assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b); CSU Area E1
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This is a course designed to encourage problem solving, intuition, and personal expression in a supportive group atmosphere. It will feature creative movement, writing, art, music, relaxation, and creative visualization.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
W         07:00PM-10:05PM LEC P.Szabo              SCC MAIN RHN 267         18988 
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On-Campus


PSYC 412    The Heroic Journey    2 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGRD 110 or ENGWR 50 with grades of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC
Description: Using ideas from LaoTzu, Campbell, Jung, Pearson, Bolen, et al., the course will promote an understanding of the heroic journey of everyday people. The functions, processes, and totems of archetypal station of the Tao of life such as juggler, jester, altruist, warrior, wanderer, etc. will be shared. The heroic journey will be viewed as metaphor for psychological wounding and healing, fragmentation and individuation, and for joining with other sentient beings in the processes of becoming whole.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 13-May 10
TTh       01:00PM-03:05PM LEC P.Szabo              SCC MAIN TEC 102         19224 
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On-Campus


PSYC 495    Independent Studies in Psychology    1-3 Units

Prerequisite: None
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: See Independent Studies. UC transfer credit will be awarded only after the course has been evaluated by the enrolling UC campus. The units completed for this course cannot be counted towards the minimum 60 units required for admissions.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
TBA       TBA             LEC B.Davis-Lyman         TBA TBA                 21349 
Textbook
On-Campus

Spring 2012 Class Schedule

Updated: April 26, 2012