Summer 2011 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: Six Week - First, Jun 06-Jul 15
MTWTh     08:00AM-10:05AM LEC A.Keys               SCC MAIN RHS 263         13166 
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MTWTh     10:15AM-12:20PM LEC M.Regalado           SCC MAIN RHS 263         13168 Textbook
MTWTh     10:15AM-12:20PM LEC A.Keys               SCC MAIN RHN 308         13172 Textbook
MTWTh     12:30PM-02:35PM LEC M.Regalado           SCC MAIN RHS 263         13170 Textbook
On-Campus

Schedule: Six Week - Middle, Jun 13-Jul 22
MTWTh     08:00AM-10:05AM LEC C.Tromborg           Davis Cntr Davis 150     13174 Textbook
Off-Campus - Davis Center, 1909 Galileo Court, Davis.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Jun 13-Aug 05
MW        05:30PM-08:50PM LEC P.Blomberg           SCC MAIN RHS 271         14900 Textbook
NEW SECTION - 14900 - as of 05/17/11
On-Campus

TTh       05:30PM-08:35PM LEC L.Zeimet             West Sac WSC 219         14124 Textbook
Off-Campus - West Sacramento Center, 1115 West Capitol Avenue, West Sacramento.


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: Six Week - Middle, Jun 13-Jul 22
MTWTh     10:15AM-12:20PM LEC C.Tromborg           Davis Cntr Davis 150     14242 
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Off-Campus - Davis Center, 1909 Galileo Court, Davis.


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: Six Week - Middle, Jun 13-Jul 22
MTWTh     10:15AM-12:20PM LEC N.Lorenz             SCC MAIN RHS 261         13182 
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On-Campus

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Jun 13-Aug 05
TTh       06:00PM-09:05PM LEC L.Garner             SCC MAIN RHS 271         13934 Textbook
On-Campus

TTh       02:45PM-05:50PM LEC K.Anderson           Davis Cntr Davis 103     13180 Textbook
Off-Campus - Davis Center, 1909 Galileo Court, Davis.

MW        05:30PM-08:50PM LEC J.Arack              West Sac WSC 219         14018 Textbook
Off-Campus - West Sacramento Center, 1115 West Capitol Avenue, West Sacramento.


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: Six Week - Middle, Jun 13-Jul 22
MTWTh     10:15AM-12:20PM LEC D.Trujillo           West Sac WSC 324         14426 
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Off-Campus - West Sacramento Center, 1115 West Capitol Avenue, West Sacramento.

Summer 2011 Class Schedule

Updated: August 16, 2011