Summer 2017 Class Schedule (SCC)



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PSYC 300    General Principles    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGRD 110, ENGWR 101, 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 and mental processes. 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. (C-ID PSY 110)

Schedule: Six Week - First, Jun 05-Jul 14
MTWTh     08:00AM-10:05AM LEC M.Regalado           SCC MAIN RHS 263         11670 
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MTWTh     10:15AM-12:20PM LEC M.Regalado           SCC MAIN RHS 263         11671 Textbook
MTWTh     10:15AM-12:20PM LEC B.Lynch              SCC MAIN RHS 269         11673 Textbook
MTWTh     12:30PM-02:35PM LEC A.Leber              SCC MAIN RHS 269         11672 Textbook
On-Campus

Schedule: Six Week - Second, Jun 19-Jul 28
MTWTh     10:15AM-12:20PM LEC W.La Puma            SCC MAIN RHS 271         11997 Textbook
MTWTh     12:30PM-02:35PM LEC A.Keys               SCC MAIN PAC 105         11921 Textbook
On-Campus

MTWTh     08:00AM-10:05AM LEC C.Tromborg           Davis Cntr Davis 204     11674 Textbook
Off-Campus - Davis Center, 1720 Jade Street, UC Davis, West Village, Davis, CA 95616.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jun 05-Jul 28
MW        05:30PM-08:40PM LEC S.Spencer            SCC MAIN RHN 267         11860 Textbook
On-Campus

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Jun 12-Aug 03
MW        01:00PM-04:10PM LEC G.Austin             West Sac WSC 114         12315 Textbook
Off-Campus - West Sacramento Center, 1115 West Capitol Avenue, West Sacramento.

TBA       TBA             LEC K.Carbary            Off Campus Online        12066 Textbook
Online Class. This class meets online through https://canvas.losrios.edu. The required orientation can either be completed online Or in-person at WSC room 220 on Monday, June 12, 2017, from 3:30pm to 5:00pm. Enrolled and waitlisted students are required to regularly check Los Rios Gmail at https://apps.losrios.edu for class information and updates.
Off-Campus - West Sacramento Center, 1115 West Capitol Avenue, West Sacramento.


PSYC 310    Biological Psychology    3 Units

Prerequisite: PSYC 300 with a grade of "C" or better
Advisory: Completion of ENGRD 310 with a grade 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 vertebrate nervous system and how it functions to produce and affect behavior. This course provides an in-depth examination of the structure of the brain and nervous system, neural development, neural communication, interactions between the nervous and endocrine systems, and functional specializations within both systems. To supplement the study of the anatomy of the nervous system, students will utilize additional materials to identify major divisions and structures of the nervous system. Relationships between neural function and sensation, perception, movement, the biorhythms of wakefulness and sleep, homeostasis, motivation, emotion, reproduction, learning, memory, language, cognition, and consciousness are examined. The neural bases of addiction, mood disorders, and schizophrenia are also addressed (C-ID PSY 150)

Schedule: Six Week - Second, Jun 19-Jul 28
MTWTh     10:15AM-12:20PM LEC C.Tromborg           Davis Cntr Davis 204     11929 
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Off-Campus - Davis Center, 1720 Jade Street, UC Davis, West Village, Davis, CA 95616.


PSYC 356    Human Sexuality    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGRD 310 or ENGWR 101 with a grade of "C" or better, or placement through the assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); AA/AS Area III(b); CSU Area D9; CSU Area E1; IGETC Area 4I
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course provides a balanced scientific understanding of sexual literacy from a cultural, physiological, sociological, and psychological perspective. Students will be provided with a solid base of information about sex and their own sexuality enabling them to make healthy and responsible choices and decisions throughout their lives. Course topics include: sexual research, sexual contents (culture, history, religion), social media impact, anatomy and physiology, arousal and response, sexual infections, contraception, reproduction, gender identity, sexual orientation, child/adolescent sexual development, adult and aging sexual well-being, love and communication, coercion and treatment. (C-ID PSY 130)

Schedule: Six Week - First, Jun 05-Jul 14
MTWTh     12:30PM-02:35PM LEC B.Youngblood         SCC MAIN RHN 208         12122 
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On-Campus


PSYC 370    Human Development: A Life Span    3 Units

Same As: FCS 324
Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 101 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); AA/AS Area III(b); CSU Area D9; CSU Area E1; IGETC Area 4
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 including atypical aspects of development. Major developmental theories concerning life span development will be studied. Topics from conception to death will be presented including: conception, prenatal development, including prenatal developmental complications, physical, cognitive, social, emotional developmental, and developmental issues. Included in these broad developmental areas are learning, brain development, personality, morality, and societal influences on development. Atypical development and challenges to optimal development will be included. The course also examines end of life issues and bereavement. This is a foundational course for careers in the educational, social, psychological, and medical fields. Students may receive credit for FCS 324 or PSYC 370, but not both. (C-ID PSY 180)

Schedule: Six Week - First, Jun 05-Jul 14
MTWTh     10:15AM-12:20PM LEC L.Garner             SCC MAIN RHN 220         11676 
Textbook
On-Campus

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Jun 12-Aug 03
TTh       02:45PM-06:05PM LEC N.Lorenz             Davis Cntr Davis 204     11675 Textbook
Off-Campus - Davis Center, 1720 Jade Street, UC Davis, West Village, Davis, CA 95616.

TTh       08:00AM-11:20AM LEC N.Lorenz             West Sac WSC 323         11803 Textbook
Off-Campus - West Sacramento Center, 1115 West Capitol Avenue, West Sacramento.

Summer 2017 Class Schedule

Updated: April 28, 2017