Summer 2017 Class Schedule (SCC)



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BUS 100    English for the Professional    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 51 and ENGRD 110, or ESLW 320 and ESLR 320 with grades of "C" or better.
Advisory: Credit for BUSTEC 100.1 or completion of BUSTEC 300.1 with a grade of "C" or better.
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is designed to prepare students to be effective communicators in business and in workplace environments. In addition to correct usage of the English language, students learn effective business writing principles, i.e., brevity and succinctness. Included are skills and techniques of written communication, sentence structure, word usage, punctuation, spelling, business vocabulary, and business document formatting. Emphasis is placed on critical thinking and effective writing techniques through analyzing written communication and composing and organizing paragraphs into effective business documents. Computer skills are utilized throughout the course to format business documents and search the Internet for information and resources. Proofreading skills are also emphasized. This course focuses on teaching students to analyze, compose, and organize written communication into effective business documents. BUS 100 is required by several certificate and degree programs within the Business Division and is recommended for all business majors. It is also a prerequisite to BUS 310 - Business Communications.

Schedule: Six Week - First, Jun 05-Jul 14
TBA       TBA             LEC R.Jean-Gilles        SCC MAIN Online          12017 
Textbook
Online Class. For MANDATORY ORIENTATION dates, times, and locations click on this website: http://www.scc.losrios.edu/buscis/orientations-summer/. Please note that the instructor may drop any student who does not attend the mandatory orientation. A computer with Internet access is required in this class.


BUS 300    Introduction to Business    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 51 or ESLW 50 with a grade "C" or better.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b)
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: Introduction to Business is a survey business course providing a multidisciplinary examination of how culture, society, human behavior, and economic systems interact with legal, international, political, and financial institutions to affect business policy and practices within the U.S. and the global marketplace. Students will evaluate how these influences impact the primary areas of business including: organizational structure and design; leadership, human resource management, and organized labor practices; marketing; organizational communication; technology; entrepreneurship; legal, accounting, and financial practices; the stock and securities markets; and, therefore, affect a business' ability to achieve its organizational goals. (C-ID BUS 110)

Schedule: Six Week - First, Jun 05-Jul 14
TBA       TBA             LEC L.Reynolds           SCC MAIN Online          11811 
Textbook
Online Class. For MANDATORY ORIENTATION dates, times, and locations click on this website: http://www.scc.losrios.edu/buscis/orientations-summer/. Please note that the instructor may drop any student who does not attend the mandatory orientation. A computer with Internet access is required in this class.

TBA       TBA             LEC L.Reynolds           SCC MAIN Online          11682 Textbook
Online Class. For MANDATORY ORIENTATION dates, times, and locations click on this website: http://www.scc.losrios.edu/buscis/orientations-summer/. Please note that the instructor may drop any student who does not attend the mandatory orientation. A computer with Internet access is required in this class.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jun 05-Jul 28
MW        05:30PM-08:40PM LEC J.Hunter             SCC MAIN BUS 107         11683 Textbook
On-Campus

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Jun 12-Aug 03
TBA       TBA             LEC C.Kaufman            Off Campus Online        12215 Textbook
Online Class. Online Orientation. Final exam will be Thursday, August 3, from 11:00 am - 12:50 pm in WSC, room 115.
Off-Campus - West Sacramento Center, 1115 West Capitol Avenue, West Sacramento.


BUS 310    Business Communications    3 Units

Prerequisite: BUS 100, ENGWR 101 or ESLW 340 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement through the assessment process.
Advisory: Credit for BUSTEC 100.1 or BUSTEC 300.1 at 28+ net words per minute, or equivalent
General Education: AA/AS Area II(a)
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course applies the theory and principles of ethical and effective written and oral communication to the creation of letters, memos, emails, and written and oral reports for a variety of business situations. The course emphasizes planning, organizing, composing, and revising business documents and creating and delivering professional-level reports using word processing and presentation software. Analytical skills are used to plan, organize, compose, critique, and revise letters, memos, emails, and reports. Message components, which include organization, content, style, tone, grammar, format, and appearance, are critically analyzed. A formal analytical research paper is created and its results are presented. This course is designed for students who already have college-level writing skills. (C-ID BUS 115; Competency: Writing)

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jun 05-Jul 28
TBA       TBA             LEC C.Kaufman            SCC MAIN Online          12130 
Textbook
Online Class. For MANDATORY ORIENTATION dates, times, and locations click on this website: http://www.scc.losrios.edu/buscis/orientations-summer/. Please note that the instructor may drop any student who does not attend the mandatory orientation. A computer with Internet access is required in this class.


BUS 320    Concepts in Personal Finance    3 Units

Prerequisite: BUS 105 or MATH 28 with a grade of "C" or better, or placement through the assessment process.
Advisory: ENGWR 51 or ESLW 50 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b); CSU Area E1
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course covers how to analyze financial affairs for lifelong personal financial management. It examines the basics of financial planning, analysis, and decision making in areas of goal setting, budgeting, taxes, credit, money management, insurance, investments, and retirement with an emphasis on principles to develop economic decision-making skills.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Jun 12-Aug 03
TBA       TBA             LEC K.Handy              SCC MAIN Online          12128 
Textbook
Online Class. For MANDATORY ORIENTATION dates, times, and locations click on this website: http://www.scc.losrios.edu/buscis/orientations-summer/. Please note that the instructor may drop any student who does not attend the mandatory orientation. A computer with Internet access is required in this class.

TBA       TBA             LEC K.Handy              Off Campus Online        11939 Textbook
Online Class. Online Orientation. For more information, contact the instructor: handyk@scc.losrios.edu .
Off-Campus - West Sacramento Center, 1115 West Capitol Avenue, West Sacramento.


BUS 340    Business Law    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 300 or ESLW 340 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course introduces the fundamental legal principles pertaining to business transactions. Topics covered include the legal process, dispute resolution, and federal and state court systems, including a comprehensive study of contracts under the common law and the Uniform Commercial Code. The course emphasizes business ethics, corporate social responsibility, tort law, constitutional law, agency, business crimes, sales transactions, legal structures of business, and criminal law as applied in a business setting. (C-ID BUS 125)

Schedule: Six Week - First, Jun 05-Jul 14
TBA       TBA             LEC B.Mom                SCC MAIN Online          11680 
Textbook
Online Class. For MANDATORY ORIENTATION dates, times, and locations click on this website: http://www.scc.losrios.edu/buscis/orientations-summer/. Please note that the instructor may drop any student who does not attend the mandatory orientation. A computer with Internet access is required in this class.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Jun 12-Aug 03
MW        05:30PM-08:40PM LEC F.Galves             SCC MAIN BUS 225         11681 Textbook
On-Campus


BUS 345    Law and Society    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); CSU Area D8; IGETC Area 4G
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course benefits students in every major by making all students aware of their rights and obligations under the law. They will be introduced to the American common law system, with emphasis on the practical aspects, the theory behind the law, and the law as a reflection of society. Areas studied include the U.S. Constitution, the Court and legal systems, law of Crimes, Torts, Contracts, Landlord-Tenant Relationships, Employment, and Family Law. This course is not to be taken in place of BUS 340, Business Law, where required. (C-ID BUS 120)

Schedule: Six Week - First, Jun 05-Jul 14
TBA       TBA             LEC B.Mom                SCC MAIN Online          11755 
Textbook
Online Class. For MANDATORY ORIENTATION dates, times, and locations click on this website: http://www.scc.losrios.edu/buscis/orientations-summer/. Please note that the instructor may drop any student who does not attend the mandatory orientation. A computer with Internet access is required in this class.


BUS 350    Small Business Management/Entrepreneurship    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course covers the various elements in starting and operating a small business. Students will learn about the components necessary to develop a business plan, how to find financial resources, meet legal requirements, develop management techniques, understand marketing concepts and techniques, and investigate other topics of interest to the small business entrepreneur.

Schedule: Six Week - First, Jun 05-Jul 14
TBA       TBA             LEC C.Lazo               SCC MAIN Online          12011 
Textbook
Online Class. For MANDATORY ORIENTATION dates, times, and locations click on this website: http://www.scc.losrios.edu/buscis/orientations-summer/. Please note that the instructor may drop any student who does not attend the mandatory orientation. A computer with Internet access is required in this class.

Summer 2017 Class Schedule

Updated: August 4, 2017