Summer 2011 Class Schedule (SCC)



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PHIL 300    Introduction to Philosophy    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 100 with a grade of "C" or better, or by the assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area II(b); AA/AS Area I; CSU Area A3; CSU Area C2; IGETC Area 3B
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course will apply critical thinking techniques of analysis and evaluation to the methods, arguments, and positions of several philosophers on topics such as human freedom, the belief in God, the nature and limits of scientific knowledge, natural rights, the nature of the State, and the basis of moral judgments.

Schedule: Four Week - First, Jun 06-Jul 01
MTWTh     08:00AM-11:05AM LEC J.Carboni            SCC MAIN T07 1           13228 
Textbook
On-Campus

Schedule: Six Week - Second, Jun 20-Jul 29
MTWTh     08:00AM-10:05AM LEC R.Crawford           SCC MAIN T06             14114 Textbook
On-Campus

Schedule: Six Week - Middle, Jun 13-Jul 22
MTWTh     08:00AM-10:05AM LEC W.Geffrey            Davis Cntr Davis 104     13684 Textbook
Off-Campus - Davis Center, 1909 Galileo Court, Davis.


PHIL 310    Introduction to Ethics    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C2; IGETC Area 3B
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course introduces the student to classical and contemporary ethical theories and their application to a variety of contemporary moral issues such as capital punishment, animal rights, affirmative action, abortion, euthanasia, torture, and same-sex marriage.

Schedule: Four Week - Second, Jul 05-Jul 29
MTWTh     08:00AM-11:05AM LEC N.Diehl              SCC MAIN T04 1           14224 
Textbook
On-Campus

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Jun 13-Aug 05
MTWTh     09:45AM-11:10AM LEC J.Poxon              West Sac WSC 221         13994 Textbook
Off-Campus - West Sacramento Center, 1115 West Capitol Avenue, West Sacramento.


PHIL 320    Logic and Critical Reasoning    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area II(b); CSU Area A3
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: Logic and critical reasoning provides instruction on the tools needed to be an effective rational person. The student will learn to identify premises and conclusions in arguments and to identify cogent inductive arguments and valid deductive arguments. Special emphasis is placed on recognizing and overcoming perceptual and cognitive errors and biases that hinder the ability to think critically. The standards of critical thinking and logic will be discussed in terms of their historical development and their cultural impact on society.

Schedule: Six Week - First, Jun 06-Jul 15
MTWTh     10:15AM-12:20PM LEC R.Crawford           SCC MAIN AUD 34          14664 
Textbook
On-Campus

Schedule: Six Week - Middle, Jun 13-Jul 22
MTWTh     05:00PM-07:05PM LEC K.Roggli             Davis Cntr Davis 104     13580 Textbook
Off-Campus - Davis Center, 1909 Galileo Court, Davis.


PHIL 352    Introduction to World Religions    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; AA/AS Area VI; CSU Area C2; IGETC Area 3B
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is an introductory survey of selected world religions. Emphasis is on the origins, beliefs, and interpretations of philosophical concepts underlying Hinduism, Buddhism, Confucianism, Taoism, Judaism, Christianity, Islam, African, and Native American religions. Major topics include ideas of revelation, mysticism, religious myths, worship, and ritual.

Schedule: Four Week - Second, Jul 05-Jul 29
MTWTh     12:00PM-03:05PM LEC J.Carboni            SCC MAIN AUD 27          14665 
Textbook
On-Campus

Summer 2011 Class Schedule

Updated: August 16, 2011