Summer 2014 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: 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: Four Week - First, Jun 09-Jul 03
MTWTh     08:00AM-11:05AM LEC M.Jeppeson           SCC MAIN PAC 133         11092 
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MTWTh     12:00PM-03:05PM LEC J.Anderson           SCC MAIN PAC 133         11093 Textbook
On-Campus

Schedule: Four Week - Second, Jul 07-Aug 01
MTWTh     08:00AM-11:05AM LEC N.Caselli            SCC MAIN PAC 133         11146 Textbook
MTWTh     12:00PM-03:05PM LEC P.Redmond            SCC MAIN PAC 133         11194 Textbook
On-Campus

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jun 09-Aug 01
MW        06:00PM-09:05PM LEC S.Johnson            SCC MAIN PAC 134         11120 Textbook
TTh       06:00PM-09:05PM LEC N.Caselli            SCC MAIN PAC 134         11147 Textbook
On-Campus



COMM 311    Argumentation and Debate    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: COMM 301 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. Video taping equipment may be used as an aid to the student's self-analysis and improvement. (C-ID COMM 120)

Schedule: Four Week - Second, Jul 07-Aug 01
MTWTh     12:00PM-03:05PM LEC D.Fabionar           SCC MAIN PAC 134         11143 
Textbook
On-Campus



COMM 321    Interpersonal Communication    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 51 or ESLW 310 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement into ENGWR 101 or ESLW 310 through the assessment process
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: Four Week - First, Jun 09-Jul 03
MTWTh     08:00AM-11:05AM LEC P.Harris-Jenkinson   SCC MAIN PAC 202         11293 
Textbook
On-Campus



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: 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 and/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: Four Week - First, Jun 09-Jul 03
MTWTh     12:00PM-03:05PM LEC M.Jeppeson           SCC MAIN PAC 134         11094 
Textbook
On-Campus



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: Four Week - Second, Jul 07-Aug 01
MTWTh     08:00AM-11:05AM LEC P.Redmond            SCC MAIN PAC 202         11624 
Textbook
On-Campus



Summer 2014 Class Schedule

Updated: July 14, 2014