Spring 2016 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, Jan 16-Mar 14
MW        01:30PM-04:50PM LEC D.Fabionar           SCC MAIN PAC 124         17716 
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TTh       02:30PM-05:40PM LEC L.Petite             SCC MAIN PAC 133         18776 Textbook
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Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 15-May 12
MW        01:30PM-04:50PM LEC D.Fabionar           SCC MAIN PAC 124         17614 Textbook
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TTh       02:30PM-05:40PM LEC L.Petite             SCC MAIN PAC 133         18210 Textbook
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Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 18
MW        07:30AM-08:50AM LEC P.Harris-Jenkinson   SCC MAIN PAC 133         17613 Textbook
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TTh       07:30AM-08:50AM LEC P.Harris-Jenkinson   SCC MAIN PAC 133         16868 Textbook
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MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC M.Jeppeson           SCC MAIN PAC 133         18144 Textbook
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TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC P.Redmond            SCC MAIN PAC 133         17744 Textbook
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F         09:00AM-12:15PM LEC L.Petite             SCC MAIN PAC 133         18145 Textbook
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MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC L.Petite             SCC MAIN PAC 124         17109 Textbook
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TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC P.Redmond            SCC MAIN PAC 133         17414 Textbook
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MW        12:00PM-01:20PM LEC P.Harris-Jenkinson   SCC MAIN PAC 133         17216 Textbook
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TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LEC P.Redmond            SCC MAIN PAC 133         17188 Textbook
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F         01:00PM-04:15PM LEC T.Upton Benton       SCC MAIN PAC 133         17476 Textbook
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MW        01:30PM-02:50PM LEC L.Petite             SCC MAIN PAC 133         17816 Textbook
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TTh       02:30PM-03:50PM LEC P.Redmond            SCC MAIN PAC 124         17215 Textbook
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TTh       04:00PM-05:20PM LEC K.Church             SCC MAIN PAC 134         18774 Textbook
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MW        04:30PM-05:50PM LEC K.Church             SCC MAIN PAC 134         17310 Textbook
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M         06:00PM-09:25PM LEC S.Johnson            SCC MAIN PAC 134         17311 Textbook
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MW        11:00AM-12:20PM LEC M.Severson           Davis Cntr Davis 119     17511 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 D.Fabionar           Davis Cntr Davis 108     17041 Textbook
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Off-Campus - Davis Center, 1720 Jade Street, UC Davis, West Village, Davis, CA 95616.

MW        02:30PM-03:50PM LEC M.Severson           Davis Cntr Davis 119     17920 Textbook
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Off-Campus - Davis Center, 1720 Jade Street, UC Davis, West Village, Davis, CA 95616.

TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LEC D.Fabionar           Davis Cntr Davis 119     19893 Textbook
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Off-Campus - Davis Center, 1720 Jade Street, UC Davis, West Village, Davis, CA 95616.

F         09:00AM-12:15PM LEC S.Wheeler Abeyta     West Sac WSC 216         17760 Textbook
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Off-Campus - West Sacramento Center, 1115 West Capitol Avenue, West Sacramento.

TTh       07:00PM-08:20PM LEC T.Upton Benton       West Sac WSC 217         18435 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, Jan 16-May 18
MW        03:00PM-04:20PM LEC K.Church             SCC MAIN PAC 134         17901 
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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, Jan 16-May 18
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC J.Anderson           SCC MAIN PAC 134         17615 
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TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC S.Wheeler Abeyta     SCC MAIN TEC 206         18775 Textbook
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MW        12:00PM-01:20PM LEC J.Anderson           SCC MAIN PAC 134         16869 Textbook
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Th        05:30PM-08:35PM LEC M.Cochran            SCC MAIN PAC 134         17477 Textbook
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TTh       09:30AM-10:50AM LEC D.Fabionar           Davis Cntr Davis 119     19915 Textbook
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Off-Campus - Davis Center, 1720 Jade Street, UC Davis, West Village, Davis, CA 95616.



COMM 315    Persuasion    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 300 or ESLW 340 with a grade of "C" or better
Advisory: Completion of LIBR 320 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: CSU Area A3
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course presents fundamental theories and techniques of persuasion as they occur in various communication contexts, including commercial, interpersonal, public, and mass media. Students develop critical thinking skills by engaging in oral and written analysis, evaluation, and composition of persuasive messages and by examining the personal, political, cultural, and social impacts of persuasion. Students explore ethical considerations of persuasive communication; learn about types of reasoning; and identify fallacious arguments as they occur in persuasion.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 18
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC P.Redmond            SCC MAIN PAC 202         17478 
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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, Jan 16-May 18
MW        01:30PM-02:50PM LEC P.Redmond            SCC MAIN PAC 202         17335 
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W         06:00PM-09:05PM LEC S.Johnson            SCC MAIN PAC 134         17940 Textbook
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MW        01:00PM-02:20PM LEC M.Severson           Davis Cntr Davis 119     18615 Textbook
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Off-Campus - Davis Center, 1720 Jade Street, UC Davis, West Village, Davis, CA 95616.

MW        11:00AM-12:20PM LEC D.Fabionar           West Sac WSC 115         18526 Textbook
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Off-Campus - West Sacramento Center, 1115 West Capitol Avenue, West Sacramento.



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 D; 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, Jan 16-May 18
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC N.Caselli            SCC MAIN PAC 202         17808 
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MW        12:00PM-01:20PM LEC P.Redmond            SCC MAIN PAC 202         16679 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, Jan 16-May 18
MW        07:30AM-08:50AM LEC M.Jeppeson           SCC MAIN PAC 134         16870 
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TTh       07:30AM-08:50AM LEC N.Caselli            SCC MAIN PAC 134         16871 Textbook
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TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC M.Severson           SCC MAIN PAC 134         17758 Textbook
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TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LEC M.Severson           SCC MAIN PAC 134         17312 Textbook
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T         06:00PM-09:05PM LEC D.DeMercurio         SCC MAIN PAC 134         17313 Textbook
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MW        01:00PM-02:20PM LEC D.DeMercurio         West Sac WSC 217         17859 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; IGETC Area 4
Course Transferable to UC/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, Jan 16-May 18
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC K.Church             SCC MAIN PAC 134         17817 
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TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC K.Church             SCC MAIN PAC 134         20048 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, Jan 16-May 18
MW        01:00PM-02:20PM LEC J.Haag               SCC MAIN STS 214         17702 
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TTh       02:30PM-03:50PM LEC D.Heimer             Davis Cntr Davis 114     17343 Textbook
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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: 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, Jan 16-May 18
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC P.Harris-Jenkinson   SCC MAIN PAC 133         17110 
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TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC P.Harris-Jenkinson   SCC MAIN PAC 120         17759 Textbook
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Spring 2016 Class Schedule

Updated: June 16, 2016