Spring 2011 Class Schedule (CRC)

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Accounting (ACCT)


ACCT 101    Fundamentals of College Accounting    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area II(b)
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course emphasizes a practical approach to the use of accounts, journals, ledgers, and financial statements. The course is recommended for students who intend to seek employment in a small service or merchandising business and is an excellent preparation course for further study in accounting and business.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 15-May 18
TTh       01:30PM-02:50PM LEC T.Prather            CRC MAIN BS 125          31319 
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TTh       04:30PM-05:50PM LEC M.Parilo             CRC MAIN BS 140A         20208 Textbook

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 28-May 13
F         09:00AM-12:30PM LEC K.Salazar            CRC MAIN BS 140A         30494 Textbook
The cost of required additional material is included with the textbook only when purchased from the CRC Bookstore. Students will be required to purchase these materials at extra cost if they acquire the textbook from other sources.


ACCT 104    Intermediate Accounting - Part II    4 Units

Prerequisite: ACCT 103 with a grade of "C" or better
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: This course is a continuing study of the measurement and reporting of the results of operations and the financial position of business entities. An emphasis is placed on accounting for investments, stockholder's equity, long-term liabilities, leases and income taxes. This course and Intermediate Accounting - Part I constitute the "advanced accounting" requirement for some professional-level accounting classifications in California state service. This course is not intended for transfer to a four-year college.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 15-May 18
TTh       05:30PM-07:35PM LEC A.Saibeni            CRC MAIN CAC 132         30641 
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ACCT 107    Auditing    3 Units

Prerequisite: ACCT 301 with a grade of "C" or better
Advisory: ACCT 103
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: The course focuses on procedures and practices used in the verification of financial statement balances and accounting records. External auditing functions are emphasized. The types of audits and audit occupations, as well as the legal liabilities of the auditor, are discussed.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 15-May 18
T         06:00PM-09:05PM LEC K.Salazar            CRC MAIN BS 148          19678 
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ACCT 111    Cost Accounting    3 Units

Prerequisite: None
Advisory: ACCT 311.
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is an introduction to cost accounting methods, including job order, process and standard cost system. Special attention will be given to managerial uses of cost accounting. This course is not intended for transfer to a four-year college.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 15-May 18
MW        05:30PM-06:50PM LEC P.Rogan              CRC MAIN BS 140A         20702 
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ACCT 121    Payroll Accounting    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ACCT 101
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This is a study of payroll and personnel records, procedures and regulations. The course will include a study of the various California and Federal laws pertaining to the computation of earnings and withholdings. Payroll tax payment requirements and preparation of the employer's California and Federal payroll tax reports will be included. A comprehensive simulation project will be completed as part of the course. The project will include one quarterly payroll reporting cycle.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 15-May 18
T         07:00PM-09:50PM LEC M.Gale               CRC MAIN CAC 204         30587 
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ACCT 125    Federal and State Taxation    4 Units

Prerequisite: None
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: This course is a study of basic Federal and State Income Tax regulations with an emphasis on the skills necessary for the preparation of individual income tax returns. Included are filing requirements, determination of taxable income, allowable deductions, tax computation, tax credits, other taxes, payment methods, and audit procedures. The course is acceptable as elective for civil service professional accounting operations and recommended for accounting majors.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 15-May 18
MW        07:00PM-09:05PM LEC P.Rogan              CRC MAIN BS 140A         18650 
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ACCT 127    Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA)    2 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 18 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This hands-on course provides training and a service learning opportunity in the preparation of federal and California individual income tax returns. After successfully completing 18 hours of IRS-approved training and passing the IRS and California individual income tax exams, the student volunteer will provide a minimum of 54 hours of free tax assistance to community clients who meet qualifying criteria for the service as set by the IRS. The Basic level is intended for the volunteer who will assist working taxpayers with individual and family tax concerns. The Intermediate level covers tax law as it applies to wage earners who have more complex income issues. The Military level covers tax law that pertains to military tax situations. The Advanced level addresses complex issues that are generally encountered by pension earners and prepare the student to assist taxpayers-clients across the full VITA spectrum. This course may be taken four times as long the course is taken at a different level. This course qualifies as qualifying education and continuing education under guidelines established by the California Tax Education Council (CTEC).

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 21-Apr 08
F         09:00AM-03:00PM LEC P.Rogan              CRC MAIN BS 145A         20916 
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F         09:00AM-03:00PM LEC M.Parilo             CRC MAIN BS 145A         20916 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC P.Rogan              CRC MAIN Online          20916 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Parilo             CRC MAIN Online          20916 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB P.Rogan               TBA TBA                   
Hybrid class Team taught by Professor Rogan and Professor Parilo.
Lecture: Friday, January 21 - 9:00-3:00 p.m. BS-145A
Lecture: Friday, January 28 - 9:00-12:00 p.m. BS-145A
Lecture: Online is 9 hours and will be announced at the first class meeting.
Lab: Friday, January 28 - 12:30-2:30 p.m. BS-145A
Lab: Friday, February 4 to April 8 - 9:00-4:00 p.m. BS-145A

TBA       TBA             LAB M.Parilo              TBA TBA                   
Hybrid class Team taught by Professor Rogan and Professor Parilo.
Lecture: Friday, January 21 - 9:00-3:00 p.m. BS-145A
Lecture: Friday, January 28 - 9:00-12:00 p.m. BS-145A
Lecture: Online is 9 hours and will be announced at the first class meeting.
Lab: Friday, January 28 - 12:30-2:30 p.m. BS-145A
Lab: Friday, February 4 to April 8 - 9:00-4:00 p.m. BS-145A


ACCT 153    Governmental Accounting    3 Units

Prerequisite: ACCT 301 with a grade of "C" or better
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course covers accounting and financial reporting for governmental units and institutions with emphasis on the principles of fund accounting and the comprehensive annual financial report as prescribed by the Governmental Accounting Standards Board. Additional topics include the accounting aspects of budgeting and budgetary control for governmental entities and accounting for non-profit organizations.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 15-May 18
T         07:00PM-10:05PM LEC C.Carpenter          CRC MAIN CAC 230         20924 
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ACCT 301    Financial Accounting    4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ACCT 101, BUS 105, MATH 120, or MATH 125
General Education: AA/AS Area II(b)
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: This is the study of accounting as an information system. Emphasis is given to understanding the nature and purpose of accounting and its function in business. The principles and concepts underlying transaction analysis and recording; financial statement preparation, disclosures, and analysis; and ethical issues are addressed. The course includes units on inventories, internal control, cash, receivables, fixed and intangible assets, current and long-term liabilities, stockholders' equity, income tax, and investments.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 15-May 18
TTh       07:00AM-08:50AM LEC J.Caston             CRC MAIN BS 140A         18630 
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Sa        08:30AM-12:20PM LEC R.Jelicich           CRC MAIN BS 125          18632 Textbook
TTh       09:15AM-11:05AM LEC J.Caston             CRC MAIN BS 140A         18634 Textbook
MW        09:15AM-11:20AM LEC M.Parilo             CRC MAIN BS 140A         18636 Textbook
 

MW        11:30AM-01:35PM LEC M.Parilo             CRC MAIN BS 140A         19830 Textbook
TTh       11:30AM-01:20PM LEC J.Caston             CRC MAIN BS 140A         19956 Textbook
MW        01:45PM-03:50PM LEC M.Parilo             CRC MAIN BS 140A         20704 Textbook
 

MW        06:00PM-08:05PM LEC T.Prather            CRC MAIN CAC 230         18638 Textbook
TTh       06:00PM-07:50PM LEC M.Parilo             CRC MAIN BS 140A         18640 Textbook
The cost of required additional material is included with the textbook only when purchased from the CRC Bookstore. Students will be required to purchase these materials at extra cost if they acquire the textbook from other sources.


ACCT 311    Managerial Accounting    4 Units

Prerequisite: ACCT 301 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: This course is the study of the use and reporting of accounting data for managerial planning, cost control, and decision making purposes. The course includes broad coverage of concepts, classifications, and behaviors of costs. Topics include cost systems, the analysis and use of cost information, cost-volume-profit analysis, contribution margin, profit planning, standard costs, relevant costs, capital budgeting, cash flow, and statement analysis.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 15-May 18
MW        07:00AM-09:05AM LEC J.Caston             CRC MAIN BS 140A         18642 
Textbook
TTh       09:15AM-11:05AM LEC P.Rogan              CRC MAIN BS 125          20930 Textbook
Sa        08:30AM-12:20PM LEC M.Gale               CRC MAIN BS 140A         18644 Textbook
MW        01:45PM-03:50PM LEC J.Caston             CRC MAIN BS 125          21196 Textbook
MW        06:00PM-08:05PM LEC N.Wellsfry           CRC MAIN BS 148          18646 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC P.Rogan              CRC MAIN Online          21440 Textbook
Online class.

This class requires each enrolled student to complete the online orientation during the first week of the semester. You MUST complete this mandatory online orientation and e-mail the instructor before Tuesday of the first week of class at roganp@crc.losrios.edu to remain in the class. The online orientation is available in the eLearning area for the class at http://elearning.losrios.edu The required on campus final exam schedule will be announced at a later time.

The cost of required additional material is included with the textbook only when purchased from the CRC Bookstore. Students will be required to purchase these materials at extra cost if they acquire the textbook from other sources.


ACCT 341    Computerized Accounting    2 Units

Prerequisite: ACCT 101 or 301 with a grade of "C" or better
Advisory: CISC 302
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This is a course using the computer to prepare financial statements and other accounting reports used in business. This course emphasizes the areas of study: general ledger, accounts payable, accounts receivable, banking, bank reconciliations, depreciation, fixed assets, inventory, job order and payroll. This course provides practical experience using computerized accounting software, such as QuickBooks, Peachtree, Office Accounting or other contemporary accounting system. Students may receive two units credit for each topic (software product) offered. This course may be taken two times for credit. Consult the class schedule for specific software.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 15-May 18
Quickbooks
MW        09:15AM-09:40AM LEC P.Rogan              CRC MAIN BS 145A         20706 
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MW        09:40AM-11:00AM LAB P.Rogan              CRC MAIN BS 145A           


ACCT 498    Work Experience in Accounting    1-4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 300 hours LAB
Description: This course provides students with opportunities to develop marketable skills in preparation for employment or advancement within their current job. Course content will include understanding the application of education to the workforce; completion of required forms, which document the student's progress and hours spent at the work site; and developing workplace skills and competencies. During the course of the semester, the student is required to fulfill an 18 hour orientation and 75 hours of related paid work experience, or 60 hours of unpaid work experience for one unit. An additional 75 or 60 hours of related work experience is required for each additional unit. The course may be taken again when there is new or expanded learning on the job for a maximum of 16 units.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 15-May 18
TBA       TBA             LAB A.Avalos             Off Campus Job Site      21102 
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Students must participate in mandatory weekly class meetings on Tuesday, 12:30 p.m.-1:20 p.m. BS-163

TBA       TBA             LAB A.Avalos             Off Campus Job Site      18890 Textbook
Online class. Required attendance at on campus Orientation: Friday, January 21, 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m. T-113A
Login to the eLearning Web site at https://d2l.losrios.edu/
For information, e-mail Professor Amy Avalos avalosa@crc.losrios.edu
To take this class, you may use the CRC Computer Lab in LRC-204; otherwise, you must have access to a computer with the following minimum requirements: 1) Connection to the Internet, 2) e-mail account

TBA       TBA             LAB A.Avalos             Off Campus Job Site      21140 Textbook
Students must participate in mandatory weekly class meetings on Monday, 11:00 a.m.-11:50 a.m. P-132

TBA       TBA             LAB A.Avalos             Off Campus Job Site      20836 Textbook
Online class. Required attendance at on campus Orientation: Friday, January 21, 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m. T-113A
Login to the eLearning Web site at https://d2l.losrios.edu/
For information, e-mail Professor Amy Avalos avalosa@crc.losrios.edu
To take this class, you may use the CRC Computer Lab in LRC-204; otherwise, you must have access to a computer with the following minimum requirements: 1) Connection to the Internet, 2) e-mail account

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 11-May 18
TBA       TBA             LAB A.Avalos             Off Campus Job Site      18886 Textbook
Online class. Required attendance at on campus Orientation: Friday, February 11, 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m. BS-160
Login to the eLearning Web site at https://d2l.losrios.edu/
For information, e-mail Professor Amy Avalos avalosa@crc.losrios.edu
To take this class, you may use the CRC Computer Lab in LRC-204; otherwise, you must have access to a computer with the following minimum requirements: 1) Connection to the Internet, 2) e-mail account

TBA       TBA             LAB A.Avalos             Off Campus Job Site      18888 Textbook
Online class. Required attendance at on campus Orientation: Friday, February 11, 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m. BS-160
Login to the eLearning Web site at https://d2l.losrios.edu/
For information, e-mail Professor Amy Avalos avalosa@crc.losrios.edu
To take this class, you may use the CRC Computer Lab in LRC-204; otherwise, you must have access to a computer with the following minimum requirements: 1) Connection to the Internet, 2) e-mail account