Spring 2017 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 14-Mar 13
MW        01:30PM-04:50PM LEC D.Fabionar           SCC MAIN PAC 133         17755 
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TTh       02:30PM-05:40PM LEC L.Petite             SCC MAIN PAC 133         18666 Textbook
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Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 14-May 11
MW        01:30PM-04:50PM LEC L.Petite             SCC MAIN PAC 133         17659 Textbook
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TTh       02:30PM-05:40PM LEC L.Petite             SCC MAIN PAC 133         18190 Textbook
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Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        07:30AM-08:50AM LEC M.Jeppeson           SCC MAIN PAC 133         17658 Textbook
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TTh       07:30AM-08:50AM LEC K.Cantrell           SCC MAIN PAC 133         16995 Textbook
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MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC M.Jeppeson           SCC MAIN PAC 133         18131 Textbook
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MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC H.Needham            SCC MAIN TEC 206         20343 Textbook
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TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC P.Leonard            SCC MAIN PAC 133         17782 Textbook
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F         09:00AM-10:30AM LEC P.Harris-Jenkinson   SCC MAIN PAC 133         18132 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC P.Harris-Jenkinson    TBA TBA                 18132 Textbook
Hybrid Class. This is a combination of face-to-face and online instruction. Students are expected to attend during the days and times indicated on the course website, and will need a computer with Internet access for the online portion.

MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC M.Jeppeson           SCC MAIN PAC 133         17192 Textbook
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TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC P.Leonard            SCC MAIN PAC 133         17482 Textbook
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TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC N.Caselli            SCC MAIN PAC 134         20344 Textbook
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MW        12:00PM-01:20PM LEC L.Petite             SCC MAIN PAC 133         17296 Textbook
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TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LEC L.Petite             SCC MAIN PAC 133         17271 Textbook
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F         01:00PM-02:30PM LEC P.Harris-Jenkinson   SCC MAIN PAC 133         17536 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC P.Harris-Jenkinson    TBA TBA                 17536 Textbook
Hybrid Class. This is a combination of face-to-face and online instruction. Students are expected to attend during the days and times indicated on the course website, and will need a computer with Internet access for the online portion.

MW        01:30PM-02:50PM LEC K.Church             SCC MAIN PAC 134         17842 Textbook
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TTh       02:30PM-03:50PM LEC K.Cantrell           SCC MAIN PAC 124         17295 Textbook
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TTh       04:00PM-05:20PM LEC K.Cantrell           SCC MAIN PAC 134         18664 Textbook
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MW        04:30PM-05:50PM LEC K.Church             SCC MAIN PAC 134         17381 Textbook
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M         06:00PM-09:25PM LEC K.Church             SCC MAIN PAC 134         17382 Textbook
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T         06:00PM-09:05PM LEC S.Johnson            SCC MAIN PAC 133         19954 Textbook
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MW        11:00AM-12:20PM LEC M.Severson           Davis Cntr Davis 112     17568 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     17154 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     18872 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 D.Fabionar           West Sac WSC 216         17797 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 14-May 17
TTh       02:30PM-03:50PM LEC K.Church             SCC MAIN PAC 134         17915 
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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 14-May 17
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC J.Anderson           SCC MAIN PAC 134         17660 
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TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC S.Wheeler Abeyta     SCC MAIN TEC 206         18665 Textbook
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MW        12:00PM-01:20PM LEC J.Anderson           SCC MAIN PAC 134         16996 Textbook
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Th        05:30PM-08:35PM LEC S.Johnson            SCC MAIN PAC 134         17537 Textbook
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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: AA/AS Area II(b); 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. (C-ID COMM 190)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC P.Leonard            SCC MAIN PAC 202         17538 
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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 14-May 17
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC S.Wheeler Abeyta     SCC MAIN PAC 202         19370 
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MW        01:30PM-02:50PM LEC P.Harris-Jenkinson   SCC MAIN PAC 202         17404 Textbook
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W         06:00PM-09:05PM LEC M.Severson           SCC MAIN PAC 134         17951 Textbook
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MW        01:00PM-02:20PM LEC M.Severson           Davis Cntr Davis 112     18547 Textbook
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Off-Campus - Davis Center, 1720 Jade Street, UC Davis, West Village, Davis, CA 95616.

MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC D.Fabionar           West Sac WSC 115         18470 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 14-May 17
MW        12:00PM-01:20PM LEC P.Leonard            SCC MAIN PAC 202         16829 
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TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LEC P.Leonard            SCC MAIN BUS 107         19371 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 14-May 17
MW        07:30AM-08:50AM LEC H.Needham            SCC MAIN PAC 134         16997 
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TTh       07:30AM-08:50AM LEC N.Caselli            SCC MAIN PAC 134         16998 Textbook
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TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC N.Caselli            SCC MAIN PAC 134         17795 Textbook
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MW        01:30PM-02:50PM LEC F.Winters            SCC MAIN PAC 128         19372 Textbook
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MW        01:00PM-02:20PM LEC H.Needham            West Sac WSC 217         17882 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 14-May 17
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC K.Church             SCC MAIN PAC 134         17843 
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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 14-May 17
TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LEC D.Heimer             SCC MAIN STS 214         17741 
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TTh       02:30PM-03:50PM LEC J.Haag               Davis Cntr Davis 114     17412 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 14-May 17
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC P.Harris-Jenkinson   SCC MAIN PAC 124         17193 
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TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC P.Harris-Jenkinson   SCC MAIN BUS 223         17796 Textbook
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Spring 2017 Class Schedule

Updated: July 10, 2017