Spring 2017 Class Schedule (FLC)

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Accounting (ACCT)


ACCT 104    Intermediate Accounting - Part II    4 Units

Prerequisite: ACCT 301 with a grade of "C" or better
Advisory: ACCT 103
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: This course builds on the concepts introduced in ACCT 301 of the measurement and reporting of the results of operations and the financial condition of profit-directed business entities. Areas of study include emphasis on current and long-term liabilities including contingencies, stockholders' equity including dilutive securities and earnings per share, income taxes, pensions, operating and capital leases, accounting changes and error analysis, and the statement of cash flows. This course is not intended for transfer to a four-year college. Students must purchase (or have in their possession) a financial calculator for this course.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        04:45PM-06:50PM LEC F.Aghabeigi          Rancho RCC1 211          19225 
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ACCT 107    Auditing    3 Units

Prerequisite: ACCT 301 with a grade of "C" or better
Advisory: ACCT 103 and 104
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is a study of the planning, evidence gathering, internal control review, sampling, and application of procedures used to audit assets, liabilities, equity and related income statement accounts of a company. The course also covers professional ethics, legal liabilities of CPAs, and auditors reports.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TTh       05:30PM-06:50PM LEC F.Aghabeigi          Rancho RCC1 134          15720 
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ACCT 111    Cost Accounting    3 Units

Prerequisite: ACCT 311 with a grade of "C" or better
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is a continuation of the study of managerial accounting with an emphasis on cost accounting systems. Special attention is placed on the development of cost information needed by managers in manufacturing, merchandising, and service related businesses.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        05:30PM-06:50PM LEC S.Rowe               Rancho RCC1 134          15721 
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ACCT 301    Financial Accounting    4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: MATH 120
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, examining why it is important and how it is used by investors, creditors, and others to make decisions. The course covers the accounting information system, including recording and reporting of business transactions with a focus on the accounting cycle, the application of generally accepted accounting principles, the financial statements, and statement analysis. It includes issues relating to asset, liability, and equity valuation, revenue and expense recognition, cash flow, internal controls, and ethics. (C-ID ACCT 110)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TBA       TBA             LEC F.Aghabeigi          FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      15722 
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This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. Additional information for this class can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website at D2L.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. For more information, please contact the instructor at aghabef@flc.losrios.edu

MW        10:30AM-12:35PM LEC P.Hegner             FLC MAIN FL1 207         15723 Textbook
TTh       10:30AM-12:35PM LEC P.Hegner             FLC MAIN FL1 207         15983 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC F.Aghabeigi          Off Campus RCC ONLINE    20490 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. Additional information for this class can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website at D2L.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. For more information, please contact the instructor at aghabef@flc.losrios.edu


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 is the study of how managers use accounting information in decision-making, planning, directing operations, and controlling. The course focuses on cost terms and concepts, cost behavior, cost structure, and cost-volume-profit analysis. It includes issues relating to cost systems, cost control, profit planning,ethics, segment reporting and performance analysis in manufacturing and service environments. This course is required of all business majors, minors, and accounting certificate candidates. Students must purchase (or have in their possession) a financial calculator for this course and may require (purchase or receive with text) an online access code from publisher's site. (C-ID ACCT 120)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TBA       TBA             LEC P.Skelly             FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      19226 
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This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The orientation for this course is online and can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website at D2L.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. For more information, please contact the instructor at skellyp@flc.losrios.edu

MW        05:30PM-07:35PM LEC P.Skelly             FLC MAIN FL1 109         15725 Textbook
This is an Interactive Television Class. Please visit www.flc.losrios.edu/itv for more information on FLC Interactive Television Classes.

TTh       09:00AM-11:05AM LEC F.Aghabeigi          Rancho RCC1 211          15724 Textbook



MW        05:30PM-07:35PM LEC P.Skelly             El Dorado EDC C215       16105 Textbook
This is an Interactive Television Class. Please visit www.flc.losrios.edu/itv for more information on FLC Interactive Television Classes.


ACCT 341    Computerized Accounting    2 Units

Prerequisite: ACCT 301 with a grade of "C" or better; or two years of high school accounting.
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 contemporary computerized accounting software. Consult the class schedule for specific software.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
Sage 50 (formerly Peachtree)
TBA       TBA             LEC P.Glenn              FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      15726 
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TBA       TBA             LAB P.Glenn              FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE        
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The orientation for this course is online and can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website at D2L.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. This class uses Sage 50 (formerly Peachtree) accounting software, which runs on PCs only. There is no version for Apple computers.


ACCT 498    Work Experience in Accounting    1-4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 101 or ESLW 320
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b)
Enrollment Limitation: Student must be in a paid or non-paid internship, volunteer opportunity, or job related to career interests.
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 the field of Management. Course content will include understanding the application of education to the workforce completing required forms which document the student's progress and hours spent at the work site and developing workplace skills and competencies. During the semester, the student is required to attend orientation. Students must complete 75 hours of related paid work experience, or 60 hours of related unpaid work experience, for one unit. An additional 75 hours of related paid work experience or 60 hours of related unpaid work experience is required for each additional unit. The course may be taken for a maximum of 16 units. Students should have access to a computer, the Internet, and some computer media such as a USB drive to store data files. Online students must have an email account. Only one Work Experience course may be taken per semester.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 14-May 11
TBA       TBA             LAB K.Funderburg         FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      15676 
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This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please go to flc.losrios.edu/~wexp for more information.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TBA       TBA             LAB K.Funderburg         FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      16114 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please go to flc.losrios.edu/~wexp for more information.

TBA       TBA             LAB A.Domek              Off Campus RCC ONLINE    15677 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please go to flc.losrios.edu/~wexp for more information.

TBA       TBA             LAB S.Wells              El Dorado EDC ONLINE     15678 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please go to flc.losrios.edu/~wexp for more information.

Administration of Justice (ADMJ)


ADMJ 300    Introduction to Administration of Justice    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b) ; CSU Area D; IGETC Area 4
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course introduces students to the characteristics of the American criminal justice system. Emphasis is placed on examining due process, U.S. Constitutional Rights, criminal activity, crime causation and criminology, domestic and international criminal threats, law enforcement response to criminal activity, and future trends for law enforcement. Students will explore the components of the American justice system, including law enforcement, courts, and correctional services with an emphasis on ethics and leadership. (C-ID AJ 110)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC R.Accooe             FLC MAIN FL5 211         15728 
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TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LEC R.Accooe             FLC MAIN FL5 211         20357 Textbook
Th        06:00PM-09:05PM LEC R.Accooe             FLC MAIN FL5 211         16154 Textbook


ADMJ 301    Investigative Report Writing    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 101
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course provides a study of the techniques of preparing written investigative reports in a clear, comprehensive, concise, and logical manner. Emphasis is placed on administration of justice terminology, use of English and organization of information, note taking and report writing, and presentation of testimony in court.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC L.Bettencourt        FLC MAIN FL5 211         16277 
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ADMJ 302    Community Relations: Multicultural Issues    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 101
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); AA/AS Area VI; CSU Area D; IGETC Area 4
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course examines the complex relationship between communities and the law enforcement, judicial and correctional institutions of the justice system. The course addresses the role that race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, social class, culture and the criminal justice professional play in shaping these relationships. The course will explore new strategies, skills, tools, and cultural knowledge necessary for personnel engaged in all aspects of the criminal justice system. Special topics include how terrorism and the need for homeland security have changed the dynamics of police-community relations. (C-ID AJ 160)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        01:00PM-02:20PM LEC D.Hopkins            FLC MAIN FL1 104         16090 
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ADMJ 308    Crime Scene Investigation    3 Units

Same As: ADMJ 308
Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 51 hours LEC ; 9 hours LAB
Description: This course will introduce the student to the basic principles of crime scene investigation, role of the crime scene investigator and criminalist, evolution of forensic sciences, including primary protection of the crime scene, the principles of physical evidence and how physical evidence can assist in solving crimes. The student will learn how to properly document a crime scene and will examine the relationship between the investigator, the crime scene investigator, and the crime laboratory. (C-ID AJ 150)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
Th        06:00PM-09:05PM LEC A.Bates              Rancho RCC1 227          16102 
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Th        09:05PM-09:35PM LAB A.Bates              Rancho RCC1 227            


ADMJ 320    Concepts of Criminal Law    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGRD 310 and ENGWR 101
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b) (effective Summer 2016); CSU Area D
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course examines the philosophy, history and structure of criminal law in the United States. Special emphasis is placed on the classification of crime, the general elements of crime, the definitions of common and statutory law, and the nature of acceptable evidence. This course utilizes case studies to introduce students to criminal law and the classification of crimes against persons, property, morals, and public welfare. The course will also include discussion of the U.S. Constitution, prosecution and defense decision making, criminal culpability, and defenses to crimes. (C-ID AJ 120 )

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC C.Crennell           FLC MAIN FL5 211         16202 
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ADMJ 323    Legal Aspects of Evidence    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course examines the constitutional foundation of the rules of evidence as applied in United States law. Emphasis is placed on the types of evidence and the laws governing admissibility of evidence in criminal proceedings. (C-ID AJ 124)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
T         07:00PM-10:05PM LEC C.Crennell           Rancho RCC1 227          16151 
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ADMJ 330    Criminal Investigation    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course introduces students to basic investigative responsibilities and procedures as applied to criminal investigations. Topics include crime scene management, forensic and physical evidence handling, search and seizure, property crimes, violent crimes, organized criminal enterprises, gangs, and domestic and international terrorist organizations. (C-ID AJ 140)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        01:00PM-02:20PM LEC R.Accooe             FLC MAIN FL5 211         16130 
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ADMJ 333    Computer Crime and Digital Evidence    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: CISC 310; Students should have basic computer user skills prior to enrolling in this course.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course will introduce the student to the basic principles of computer crime investigation, including the role of computer devices in various types of criminal activities, computer related criminal law, methods of collecting digital evidence and how digital evidence can assist in solving crimes. The student will learn how to properly perform and document digital evidence collection. The student will learn about court presentation and emerging case law related to computer crimes.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TBA       TBA             LEC A.Bates              FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      16423 
Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. Additional information for this class can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website at D2L.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. For more information, please contact the instructor at batesa@flc.losrios.edu


ADMJ 498    Work Experience in Administration of Justice    1-4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 101 or ESLW 320
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b)
Enrollment Limitation: Student must be in a paid or non-paid internship, volunteer opportunity, or job related to career interests.
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 the field of Administration of Justice. Course content will include understanding the application of education to the workforce, completing required forms which document the student's progress and hours spent at the work site, and developing workplace skills and competencies. During the semester, the student is required to attend orientation. Students must complete 75 hours of related paid work experience, or 60 hours of related unpaid work experience, for one unit. An additional 75 hours of related paid work experience or 60 hours of related unpaid work experience is required for each additional unit. The course may be taken for a maximum of 16 units. Students should have access to a computer, the Internet, and some computer media such as a USB drive to store data files. Online students must have an email account. Only one Work Experience course may be taken per semester.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 14-May 11
TBA       TBA             LAB K.Funderburg         FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      15679 
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This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please go to flc.losrios.edu/~wexp for more information.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TBA       TBA             LAB K.Funderburg         FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      16115 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please go to flc.losrios.edu/~wexp for more information.

TBA       TBA             LAB A.Domek              Off Campus RCC ONLINE    15680 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please go to flc.losrios.edu/~wexp for more information.

TBA       TBA             LAB S.Wells              El Dorado EDC ONLINE     15681 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please go to flc.losrios.edu/~wexp for more information.

Allied Health (AH)


AH 110    Medical Language for Health-Care Providers    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course provides an orientation to medical language including basic structure of medical term prefixes, suffixes, and roots, and combining forms with emphasis on analysis, spelling, and pronunciation. The course builds a medical vocabulary applicable to the specialties of medicine, the systems of the body, names of major diseases, and terms used in physical examination, diagnosis, and treatment. The purchase of a standard medical dictionary is also required.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC C.Yeager             El Dorado EDC A206       15730 
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Anthropology (ANTH)


ANTH 300    Physical Anthropology    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area IV; CSU Area B2; IGETC Area 5B
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is designed to introduce students to the study of physical or biological anthropology, one of the sub-disciplines of anthropology. Physical anthropology considers the role of culture in the human biological experience. This course traces the evolution of the human line and examines our relationship to our closest living relatives, the non-human primates. This course provides an overview of human genetics, human variation, primatology, human and primate evolution, human growth and development, skeletal anatomy, and forensic anthropology.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 14-May 11
F         01:00PM-04:15PM LEC A.Cahoon             Rancho RCC1 210          16424 
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TBA       TBA             LEC A.Cahoon             Off Campus RCC ONLINE    16424 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which approximately half of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet and have an active email address. The class will meet on campus during the time listed above.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TBA       TBA             LEC A.Cahoon             FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      15731 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. Additional information for this class can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website at D2L.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. For more information, please contact the instructor at cahoona@flc.losrios.edu

TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC J.Rush               FLC MAIN FL1 204         15732 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC A.Cahoon             Off Campus RCC ONLINE    15733 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. Additional information for this class can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website at D2L.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. For more information, please contact the instructor at cahoona@flc.losrios.edu

TBA       TBA             LEC A.Cahoon             Off Campus RCC ONLINE    16391 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. Additional information for this class can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website at D2L.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. For more information, please contact the instructor at cahoona@flc.losrios.edu

MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC J.Thompson           El Dorado EDC A109       16340 Textbook


ANTH 301    Physical Anthropology Laboratory    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
Corequisite: ANTH 300 (may be taken previously)
General Education: CSU Area B3; IGETC Area 5C
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LAB
Description: This is an introductory laboratory course dealing with human evolution, human and non-human primate variation, genetics, and skeletal biology. This course provides hands-on experience with skeletal remains, anthropometric equipment, genetic testing, and other materials and techniques necessary to an holistic understanding of biological anthropology. Field trips may be required.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        04:00PM-05:20PM LAB J.Rush               FLC MAIN FL1 203         15734 
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F         01:00PM-04:05PM LAB D.Hoffman            FLC MAIN FL1 203         16097 Textbook
Th        07:00PM-10:05PM LAB J.Rush               FLC MAIN FL1 203         15735 Textbook
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LAB J.Thompson           El Dorado EDC A109       16219 Textbook


ANTH 303    Introduction to Forensic Anthropology    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area IV
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course provides an overview of the field of forensic anthropology, which is the study of human remains in a medicolegal context. This course emphasizes current techniques used in the analysis of human skeletal remains, medicolegal procedures, and the role of the anthropologist in the investigative process. It examines the basics of bone biology, methods of skeletal analysis, and recognition of bone pathology and trauma. This course will address the broader aspects of applied anthropology and the role of anthropology in law enforcement and human rights issues.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC A.Cahoon             FLC MAIN FL1 203         16238 
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ANTH 310    Cultural Anthropology    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area IV; AA/AS Area V(b); CSU Area D; IGETC Area 4
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is an introduction to the varieties of customs and forms of social organizations found in our species. A multicultural, comparative approach is used to study the structure and function of various economic, political, social and religious systems found in Western and non-Western societies. (C-ID ANTH 120)

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 14-May 11
TBA       TBA             LEC A.Cahoon             Off Campus RCC ONLINE    16425 
Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. Additional information for this class can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website at D2L.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. For more information, please contact the instructor at cahoona@flc.losrios.edu

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC H.Olts               FLC MAIN FL1 203         15736 Textbook
Th        01:00PM-04:05PM LEC H.Olts               FLC MAIN FL1 203         16171 Textbook
MW        05:30PM-06:50PM LEC S.Watters            FLC MAIN FL1 203         16341 Textbook
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC H.Olts               El Dorado EDC A211       15737 Textbook


ANTH 319    Visual Anthropology: Introduction to Ethnographic Film    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); CSU Area D
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course provides an introduction to the use of film by anthropologists as a research and educational tool. Students will view and evaluate a series of films depicting different cultures from around the world. Analysis will focus on examining various attributes of ethnographic film and their treatment by a number of anthropological filmmakers.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
T         01:00PM-04:05PM LEC H.Olts               FLC MAIN FL1 203         19231 
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ANTH 320    Introduction to Archaeology and World Prehistory    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); CSU Area D; IGETC Area 4
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course introduces students to the discipline of archeology and provides a broad survey of world prehistory. Students will explore the fundamental principles, theoretical approaches, and methods utilized by archaeologists to reconstruct prehistory, and will explore a sample of the major developments of human prehistory from the Upper Paleolithic period through the historic period. Examples of the archaeological record will be drawn from all major geographic areas of the world. A field trip is required as part of this course. (C-ID ANTH 150)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TBA       TBA             LEC A.Cahoon             Off Campus RCC ONLINE    16052 
Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. Additional information for this class can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website at D2L.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. For more information, please contact the instructor at cahoona@flc.losrios.edu

Art (ART)


ART 300    Drawing and Composition I    3 Units

Course Family:
Drawing Fundamentals
Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C1
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course covers the fundamentals of drawing emphasizing the use of line, shape, value, perspective, space, and composition. It introduces and uses various media and techniques for drawing. This is a foundation requirement for all art students. Students will need to purchase art materials and tools. (C-ID ARTS 110)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
W         10:30AM-12:20PM LEC M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 159         16319 Textbook
W         12:20PM-12:55PM LAB M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 159           
M         10:30AM-12:55PM LAB M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 159           
TTh       01:30PM-02:20PM LEC M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 159         15684 Textbook
TTh       02:30PM-03:50PM LAB M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 159           
TTh       05:00PM-05:50PM LEC T.Germany            FLC MAIN FL2 154         15682 Textbook
TTh       06:00PM-07:20PM LAB T.Germany            FLC MAIN FL2 154           
F         09:30AM-11:35AM LEC M.Welty              Rancho RCC1 105          16343 Textbook
F         11:45AM-02:50PM LAB M.Welty              Rancho RCC1 105            



W         01:30PM-03:20PM LEC H.Schmid             El Dorado EDC C105       15686 Textbook
W         03:20PM-03:55PM LAB H.Schmid             El Dorado EDC C105         
M         01:30PM-03:55PM LAB H.Schmid             El Dorado EDC C105         
This class meets MW 1:30 pm - 3:55 pm.

TTh       10:30AM-11:20AM LEC H.Schmid             El Dorado EDC C105       15688 Textbook
TTh       11:30AM-12:50PM LAB H.Schmid             El Dorado EDC C105         


ART 302    Drawing and Composition II    3 Units

Course Family:
Drawing Fundamentals
Prerequisite: ART 300 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: CSU Area C1
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course expands on the drawing skills presented in ART 300 and covers more complex problems in observation, personal expression, and the formal exploration of composition. Students investigate subject, form, and content through the elements of art, principles of design, as well as diverse materials and techniques and historical and contemporary approaches to drawing. Students will need to purchase art materials and tools. (C-ID ARTS 205)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TTh       02:00PM-02:50PM LEC H.Schmid             FLC MAIN FL2 154         16541 Textbook
TTh       03:00PM-04:20PM LAB H.Schmid             FLC MAIN FL2 154           


ART 312    Portrait Drawing    3 Units

Course Family:
Figure Studies
Prerequisite: ART 300 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: CSU Area C1
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course is an introduction to and exploration of the human face as a subject in art. Focus will be placed on the development of skills needed to portray specific individuals. Topics include the study of anatomy and historical and contemporary approaches to portrait drawing. Students need to purchase art materials and tools.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TTh       10:30AM-11:20AM LEC T.Germany            FLC MAIN PAC 1063        15738 Textbook
TTh       11:30AM-12:50PM LAB T.Germany            FLC MAIN PAC 1063          


ART 323    Design: Color Theory    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C1
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course covers studio practices in the application and understanding of color as they are used in the fine and applied arts. Topics include color theory, its applications in two and three dimensional art, and the historical use of color in the visual arts. Students will need to purchase art supplies needed for the course. (C-ID ARTS 270)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        05:00PM-05:50PM LEC H.Schmid             El Dorado EDC C105       16426 
Textbook
MW        06:00PM-07:20PM LAB H.Schmid             El Dorado EDC C105         


ART 334    Acrylic Painting    3 Units

Course Family:
Painting
Prerequisite: ART 300 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course is an introduction to the medium and techniques used in acrylic painting. Topics include a historical development of acrylic as a painting medium, techniques used in acrylic painting, and media used in acrylic painting. Students are required to purchase supplies needed for the course.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
W         10:30AM-12:20PM LEC E.Hwang              FLC MAIN FL2 154         19239 Textbook
W         12:20PM-12:55PM LAB E.Hwang              FLC MAIN FL2 154           
M         10:30AM-12:55PM LAB E.Hwang              FLC MAIN FL2 154           
This class meets MW 10:30 am - 12:55 pm


ART 361    Printmaking: Survey    3 Units

Course Family:
Printmaking
Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area I
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This is a printmaking survey course which may include relief (wood and linoleum), intaglio (engraving, etching and drypoint), and planograph (silkscreening, collagraphy, and monotype) processes. Students will need to purchase art materials and tools. (C-ID ARTS 220)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TTh       10:30AM-11:20AM LEC M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 154         16428 Textbook
TTh       11:30AM-12:50PM LAB M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 154           


ART 372    Sculpture    3 Units

Course Family:
Sculpture
Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C1
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course provides basic practice in the expressive use of form and color in three-dimensional space. Students will learn technical skills, including casting, additive, and reductive/carving sculptural methods, as well as construction and assemblage methods. Students will need to purchase art materials and tools.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TTh       01:30PM-02:20PM LEC A.Hart               El Dorado EDC C105       15690 Textbook
TTh       02:30PM-03:50PM LAB A.Hart               El Dorado EDC C105         


ART 373    Intermediate Sculpture    3 Units

Course Family:
Sculpture
Prerequisite: ART 372 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This is an intermediate course in the practice of the expressive use of form in three-dimensional space. It utilizes traditional additive and subtractive media, as well as constructive media, and other contemporary materials. The course utilizes a problem-solving format in order to develop knowledge of technical process, formal vocabulary, and individual expression. It examines both historical and contemporary approaches in developing form and content. Students will need to purchase art materials and tools.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TTh       01:30PM-02:20PM LEC A.Hart               El Dorado EDC C105       16263 Textbook
TTh       02:30PM-03:50PM LAB A.Hart               El Dorado EDC C105         


ART 383    Metal Design: Emphasis In Fabrication    3 Units

Course Family:
Small Metal Arts
Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course covers historical and contemporary approaches to fabrication of metal and jewelry design. Sculptural jewelry forms will be made utilizing processes of fabricating, surfacing, soldering, forming and forging of metals. Basic methods and techniques for use with silver and base metals will be covered. Students will need to purchase art materials and tools.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
Sa        09:00AM-10:50AM LEC A.Hart               El Dorado EDC C105       16346 Textbook
Sa        11:00AM-02:05PM LAB A.Hart               El Dorado EDC C105         


ART 387    Intermediate Metal Design: Emphasis in Forming    3 Units

Course Family:
Small Metal Arts
Prerequisite: ART 383 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This is an intermediate course offering a historical and contemporary approach to the forming of metal and jewelry design. This course encompasses the wide range of procedures used to convert flat metal into volumetric form using the hydraulic press and the rolling mill in forming three- dimensional metal objects. A basic set of tools, metals, and supplies will be available for purchase at the college bookstore.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
Sa        09:00AM-10:50AM LEC A.Hart               El Dorado EDC C105       16348 Textbook
Sa        11:00AM-02:05PM LAB A.Hart               El Dorado EDC C105         


ART 390    Ceramics    3 Units

Course Family:
Ceramics-Hybrid
Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area I
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course is a beginning ceramic class in hand building and wheel throwing techniques. Clay forming skills of pinch, coil, slab, press, and slump molds are covered, as well as an introduction to the potter's wheel. The geology of clay and glazes is included. Methods of glazing and firing are studied. Historical and modern ceramic traditions provide the context for this course material. Students will need to purchase clay and some required tools.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
T         05:30PM-07:20PM LEC J.Hayes              El Dorado EDC C105       16022 Textbook
T         07:30PM-10:35PM LAB J.Hayes              El Dorado EDC C105         


ART 391    Intermediate Ceramics    3 Units

Course Family:
Ceramics-Hybrid
Prerequisite: ART 390 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This is an intermediate course in wheel-throwing and sculpture techniques. It explores the technical and creative processes of ceramic pottery making and sculpture including surface treatment and various firing processes. Focus is placed on an in-depth examination of contemporary ceramics. The student will be given a materials/supplies needed list by the instructor, which the student must purchase and use in order to succeed in the course. Field trips outside of class time may be required.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
T         05:30PM-07:20PM LEC J.Hayes              El Dorado EDC C105       16573 Textbook
T         07:30PM-10:35PM LAB J.Hayes              El Dorado EDC C105         


ART 402    Beginning Clay Sculpture    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course is an introduction to the basic hand-building techniques and methods devoted to three dimensional and relief sculptural forms in clay. The course topics include glazing and firing processes used in clay sculpture. Students will need to purchase art materials and tools.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
W         01:30PM-03:20PM LEC M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 159         16267 
Textbook
W         03:20PM-03:55PM LAB M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 159           
M         01:30PM-03:55PM LAB M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 159           
This class meets MW 1:30 pm - 3:55 pm.

Th        05:30PM-07:20PM LEC J.Hayes              El Dorado EDC C105       16039 Textbook
Th        07:30PM-10:35PM LAB J.Hayes              El Dorado EDC C105         


ART 404    Intermediate Clay Sculpture    3 Units

Prerequisite: ART 402 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course is an intermediate class in ceramic sculpture techniques and methods. The class will include glazing, surface treatment and various firing processes used in clay sculpture. Focus will be placed on in-depth examination of contemporary ceramic sculpture. Students will need to purchase art materials and tools.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
W         01:30PM-03:20PM LEC M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 159         16146 
Textbook
W         03:20PM-03:55PM LAB M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 159           
M         01:30PM-03:55PM LAB M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 159           
This class meets MW 1:30 pm - 3:55 pm.

Th        05:30PM-07:20PM LEC J.Hayes              El Dorado EDC C105       16265 Textbook
Th        07:30PM-10:35PM LAB J.Hayes              El Dorado EDC C105         


ART 430    Art and Children    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C1
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course covers the use of materials and techniques of studio activities in the K-12 classroom. Topics include the elements of art, principles of design, materials used in two and three dimensional art, techniques used to create age appropriate art, and designing art curriculum for the K-12 classroom.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        06:00PM-06:50PM LEC M.Welty              FLC MAIN FL2 154         15740 
Textbook
MW        07:00PM-08:20PM LAB M.Welty              FLC MAIN FL2 154           


ART 495    Independent Studies in Art    1-3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 162 hours LAB
Description: This course involves a student working individually on a topic of study and research beyond the scope of regularly offered courses. Upon the approval of the proposed topic, the student will work and keep in contact with the advisory faculty to successfully complete the topic study. Students may take this course up to four times without duplication of the topics.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TBA       TBA             LAB A.Hart               FLC MAIN FLCTBA          19249 
Textbook

Art History (ARTH)


ARTH 300    Introduction to Art    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 101
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C1; IGETC Area 3A
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This is an introduction to the visual arts and architecture in various world cultures. Lecture and discussion include an overview of different materials and techniques that are used for the visual arts, such as drawing, painting, sculpture, artifacts, architecture, and printmaking. Topics also include the study of theory, terminology, the meaning and function of art, roles of artists, elements of art, and principles of design to develop visual literacy. (C-ID ARTH 100)

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jan 14-Mar 13
M         07:00PM-10:15PM LEC P.Milton             Rancho RCC1 134          16430 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC P.Milton             Off Campus RCC ONLINE    16430 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which approximately half of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet and have an active email address. The class will meet on campus during the time listed above.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 14-May 11
F         09:30AM-12:45PM LEC E.Hwang              Rancho RCC1 210          15742 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC E.Hwang              Off Campus RCC ONLINE    15742 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which approximately half of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet and have an active email address. The class will meet on campus during the time listed above.

M         07:00PM-10:15PM LEC P.Milton             Rancho RCC1 134          19314 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC P.Milton             Off Campus RCC ONLINE    19314 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which approximately half of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet and have an active email address. The class will meet on campus during the time listed above.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        05:30PM-06:50PM LEC E.Hwang              FLC MAIN PAC 1062        15743 Textbook
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC E.Hwang              El Dorado EDC A211       16042 Textbook


ARTH 309    Art Survey: Renaissance to 19th Century    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ARTH 300 and ENGWR 101
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C1; IGETC Area 3A
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is a survey of art from the Proto-Renaissance (13th and 14th centuries) to Romanticism (19th century). The course examines paintings, sculptures, graphic art, artifacts, and architecture from western culture. This is a required course for students seeking the A.A. degree in Art History, AA-T degree in Art History and AA-T degree in Studio Art. (Part of C-ID ARTH 120)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC E.Hwang              FLC MAIN PAC 1061        16431 
Textbook


ARTH 311    Art Survey: Modern Art    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ARTH 300 and ENGWR 101
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C1; IGETC Area 3A
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is a survey of modern art from Neoclassicism to contemporary art, from 18th century to 21st century. Through lecture and discussion, the course examines visual arts and architecture from Europe and America. (C-ID ARTH 150; Part of C-ID ARTH 120)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        05:30PM-06:50PM LEC K.Wendt              El Dorado EDC A206       16345 
Textbook


ARTH 324    Art of the Americas    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ARTH 300 and ENGWR 101
General Education: AA/AS Area I; AA/AS Area VI; CSU Area C1; IGETC Area 3A
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course covers the visual arts and architecture of indigenous Mesoamerica and South America. Topics include the relationship between art and beliefs, materials and techniques used in art and architecture, and comparison and contrast between the Mesoamerican and South American cultures.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LEC S.Mirmobiny          FLC MAIN FL5 112         19315 
Textbook

Astronomy (ASTR)


ASTR 300    Introduction to Astronomy    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGRD 110 and MATH 100
General Education: AA/AS Area IV; CSU Area B1; IGETC Area 5A
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This is a general course in astronomy that examines the nature and evolution of the solar system, stars, galaxies, cosmology and life in the universe.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TTh       04:00PM-05:20PM LEC R.Laurent            FLC MAIN FL1 109         16043 
Textbook
This is an Interactive Television Class. Please visit www.flc.losrios.edu/itv for more information on FLC Interactive Television Classes.

TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC D.Hale               FLC MAIN FL3 173         15744 Textbook
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC D.Hale               FLC MAIN FL3 173         15745 Textbook



TBA       TBA             LEC D.Hale               Off Campus RCC ONLINE    16435 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The orientation for this course is online and can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website at D2L.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. For more information, please contact the instructor at haled@flc.losrios.edu

TBA       TBA             LEC D.Hale               Off Campus RCC ONLINE    16589 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The orientation for this course is online and can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website at D2L.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. For more information, please contact the instructor at haled@flc.losrios.edu

MW        05:30PM-06:50PM LEC M.Shiva              Rancho RCC1 210          16434 Textbook
TTh       04:00PM-05:20PM LEC R.Laurent            El Dorado EDC C215       16044 Textbook
This is an Interactive Television Class. Please visit www.flc.losrios.edu/itv for more information on FLC Interactive Television Classes.

MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC M.Shiva              El Dorado EDC C101       16388 Textbook
TTh       05:30PM-06:50PM LEC D.Eiteneer-Harmon    El Dorado EDC C101       15746 Textbook


ASTR 400    Astronomy Laboratory    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
Corequisite: ASTR 300 (may be taken previously)
Advisory: MATH 30 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: CSU Area B3; IGETC Area 5C
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LAB
Description: This course introduces students to various types of astronomical observations and presents the tools needed to analyze and interpret astronomical data. The course will cover historical and current observational methods. This will include naked eye and telescopic observations.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
T         07:00PM-10:05PM LAB R.Laurent            FLC MAIN FL4 219         16045 
Textbook
Th        07:00PM-10:05PM LAB R.Laurent            FLC MAIN FL4 219         15747 Textbook
T         07:00PM-10:05PM LAB D.Eiteneer-Harmon    El Dorado EDC C101       15748 Textbook

Biology (BIOL)


BIOL 300    The Foundations of Biology    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 101 and MATH 100 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: This course is a survey of major topics in the biological sciences for the non-science major with an emphasis on human biology. Units covered include the origin of life, cell structure and chemistry, metabolism, Mendelian and molecular genetics, genetic engineering, evolution, anatomy and physiology of humans, animal behavior and ecology.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
T         08:00AM-09:20AM LEC P.Jazbi              Rancho RCC1 212          16381 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC P.Jazbi              Off Campus RCC ONLINE    16381 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which approximately half of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet and have an active email address. The class will meet on campus during the time listed above.

MW        04:00PM-05:20PM LEC D.Weyland Watson     Rancho RCC1 134          19323 Textbook


BIOL 307    Biology of Organisms    4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 101 and MATH 100 with grades of "C" or better; with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: AA/AS Area IV; CSU Area B2; CSU Area B3; IGETC Area 5B; IGETC Area 5C
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This is a general biology course focusing on a survey of the plant and animal kingdoms. The course covers the general principles of biology including: methods of science, cell organization, genetics, evolution, ecology, biodiversity, and anatomy. These principles are explored in more depth through the examination of additional topics which may include: disease and epidemiology, physiological ecology, animal behavior, biotechnology, population growth and regulation, ecosystem ecology, and conservation biology. Evolution and biodiversity are continuing themes included in each major topic. The course is designed for non-science majors and is especially useful for liberal studies, elementary education, environmental studies, recreation, and similar majors. Field trips scheduled outside of class time (including day-length weekend field trips) may be required. Students may be required to purchase eye protection and disposable gloves.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LEC E.Wada               FLC MAIN FL2 212         15749 
Textbook
T         02:30PM-05:35PM LAB E.Wada               FLC MAIN FL2 121           
T         05:30PM-06:50PM LEC M.Wenzel             El Dorado EDC A213       15751 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Wenzel             El Dorado EDC ONLINE     15751 Textbook
T         07:00PM-10:05PM LAB M.Wenzel             El Dorado EDC A102         
This is a hybrid lecture-lab course in which approximately half of the lecture is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet and have an active email address. The class will meet on campus during the time listed above.


BIOL 310    General Biology    4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 101 and MATH 100 with grades of "C" or better
General Education: AA/AS Area IV; CSU Area B2; CSU Area B3; IGETC Area 5B; IGETC Area 5C
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course introduces the major concepts of biological science with an emphasis on human biology. It is intended for non-science majors and disciplines requiring a broad overview of Biology (e.g. some Allied Health programs). Topics covered include: cell biology, metabolism, Mendelian and molecular genetics, evolution, anatomy and physiology, animal behavior, and ecology. The laboratory activities are designed to further investigate and illuminate each topic area. Students may be required to purchase eye protection and disposable gloves. Field trips outside of class time may be required. Additionally, students may be required to provide their own transportation to field trip sites.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        05:30PM-06:50PM LEC C.Osorio             FLC MAIN FL2 207         16278 
Textbook
M         07:00PM-10:15PM LAB C.Osorio             FLC MAIN FL2 121           
WF        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC M.Keller             El Dorado EDC A105       15793 Textbook
F         12:00PM-03:05PM LAB M.Keller             El Dorado EDC A102         


BIOL 350    Environmental Biology    3 Units

Same As: ENVT 304
Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area IV; CSU Area B2; IGETC Area 5B
Course Transferable to UC/CSU, Green Course Green Course
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course provides an overview of ecosystems and natural resources. Major topics covered include scientific methods, data interpretation, ecological principles, ecosystem functioning, conservation biology, resource use (including historical and cultural values) and management, and human-caused environmental impacts (e.g. pollution). This course provides the background needed to understand major global and regional issues such as acid rain, global warming, hazardous waste disposal, deforestation, ecological sustainability, and endangered species recovery. BIOL 350 is a general education course that is especially useful for Environmental Technology, Environmental Sciences, Ecology, Recreation, Education, and Political Science majors. This course is the same as ENVT 304. You cannot enroll in this course if you have passed ENVT 304. Field trips, attendance at public meetings, and/or a semester project may be required.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
Th        08:00AM-09:20AM LEC M.Wenzel             Rancho RCC1 212          16436 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Wenzel             Off Campus RCC ONLINE    16436 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which approximately half of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet and have an active email address. The class will meet on campus during the time listed above.

TTh       05:30PM-06:50PM LEC W.Hamilton           Rancho RCC1 210          16438 Textbook
W         01:00PM-04:05PM LEC M.Keller             El Dorado EDC A105       15692 Textbook


BIOL 400    Principles of Biology    5 Units

Prerequisite: CHEM 400 with a grade of "C" or better; AND Intermediate Algebra (Math 120 or the equivalent)
Advisory: CHEM 401; AND: ENGWR 101 AND ENGRD 110 with a grade of "C"Ł or better.
General Education: AA/AS Area IV; CSU Area B2; CSU Area B3; IGETC Area 5B; IGETC Area 5C
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 108 hours LAB
Description: This course introduces universal biological principles, including biological molecules, enzymes, cell structure and function, biochemistry, Mendelian and molecular genetics, ecology and evolution. BIOL 400 is recommended for science majors and students in pre-professional programs. Goggles and a scientific or 4 function calculator are required (programmable or cell phone calculators are NOT allowed). (C-ID BIOL 190; Part of C-ID BIOL 135S)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        01:00PM-02:20PM LEC S.Holzberg           FLC MAIN FL2 209         15752 
Textbook
MW        02:35PM-05:40PM LAB S.Holzberg           FLC MAIN FL2 121           
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC S.Holzberg           El Dorado EDC A101       15985 Textbook
TTh       10:35AM-01:40PM LAB S.Holzberg           El Dorado EDC A102         


BIOL 410    Principles of Botany    5 Units

Prerequisite: BIOL 400 with a grade of "C" or better
Advisory: ENGWR 101 and MATH 120 with grades of "C" or better
General Education: AA/AS Area IV; CSU Area B2; CSU Area B3; IGETC Area 5B; IGETC Area 5C
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 108 hours LAB
Description: This course introduces the biology of plants, fungi, cyanobacteria, and algae. Topics covered include the morphology, anatomy, physiology, development, classification, evolution, and ecology of botanical organisms and other non-botanical organisms traditionally included in an introductory botany course for biology majors. Students may be required to purchase eye protection and disposable gloves. Additionally, students may be required to provide their own transportation to field trip sites. (C-ID BIOL 155; Part of C-ID BIOL 135S)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC E.Wada               FLC MAIN FL2 211         15754 
Textbook
MW        10:35AM-01:40PM LAB E.Wada               FLC MAIN FL2 121           


BIOL 420    Principles of Zoology    5 Units

Prerequisite: BIOL 400 with a grade of "C" or better
Advisory: ENGWR 101 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: AA/AS Area IV; CSU Area B2; CSU Area B3; IGETC Area 5B; IGETC Area 5C
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 108 hours LAB
Description: This course is part of a three-semester sequence in general biology for biology majors. Topics include zoology with particular emphasis on comparative anatomy and physiology of vertebrates and invertebrates. The basic principles of evolution, taxonomy, embryology, morphology, physiology, behavior and ecology will be covered. Students may be required to purchase eye protection and disposable gloves. Field trips scheduled outside of class time may be required. Additionally, students may be required to provide their own transportation to field trip sites. (C-ID BIOL 150; Part of C-ID BIOL 135S)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TTh       05:30PM-06:50PM LEC M.Keller             FLC MAIN FL2 209         16334 
Textbook
TTh       07:00PM-10:05PM LAB M.Keller             FLC MAIN FL2 121           


BIOL 430    Anatomy and Physiology    5 Units

Prerequisite: CHEM 305 with a grade of "C" or better
Advisory: BIOL 310 and ENGWR 101, or placement through the assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area IV; CSU Area B2; CSU Area B3; IGETC Area 5B; IGETC Area 5C
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 108 hours LAB
Description: This is an introductory course in which the basic principles of human anatomy and physiology are presented in an integrated fashion. This course covers anatomical terminology, basic organic chemistry, histology, and the integumentary, skeletal, muscular, and nervous systems. Both BIOL 430 and BIOL 431 must be taken to study all of the major body systems. Purchase of personal protective equipment including lab coats, safety glasses, and disposable gloves is required. (Part of C-ID BIOL 115S)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        01:00PM-02:20PM LEC M.Lee                FLC MAIN FL2 212         15756 
Textbook
MW        02:30PM-05:35PM LAB M.Lee                FLC MAIN FL2 119           
MW        05:30PM-06:50PM LEC J.Patterson          FLC MAIN FL2 209         15757 Textbook
MW        07:00PM-10:05PM LAB J.Patterson          FLC MAIN FL2 119           
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC D.Lagala             El Dorado EDC A214       15988 Textbook
MW        10:30AM-01:35PM LAB D.Lagala             El Dorado EDC A102         


BIOL 431    Anatomy and Physiology    5 Units

Prerequisite: BIOL 430 with a grade of "C" or better
Advisory: ENGWR 101, or placement through the assessment process.
General Education: CSU Area B2; CSU Area B3; IGETC Area 5B; IGETC Area 5C
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 108 hours LAB
Description: This is an introductory course in which the basic principles of human anatomy and physiology are presented in an integrated fashion. This course covers the circulatory, respiratory, urinary, immune, digestive, endocrine, and reproductive systems. Both BIOL 430 and BIOL 431 must be taken to study all of the major body systems. Purchase of personal protective equipment including lab coats, safety glasses, and disposable gloves is required. (Part of C-ID BIOL 115S)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC S.Rogers             FLC MAIN FL2 209         15758 
Textbook
MWF       08:40AM-10:45AM LAB S.Rogers             FLC MAIN FL2 119           
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC S.Rogers             FLC MAIN FL2 209         16112 Textbook
MWF       11:05AM-01:10PM LAB S.Rogers             FLC MAIN FL2 119           
TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LEC D.Lagala             El Dorado EDC A101       16148 Textbook
TTh       02:30PM-05:35PM LAB D.Lagala             El Dorado EDC A102         
MW        05:30PM-06:50PM LEC P.Dao                El Dorado EDC A201       16061 Textbook
MW        07:00PM-10:05PM LAB P.Dao                El Dorado EDC A102         


BIOL 440    General Microbiology    4 Units

Prerequisite: CHEM 305 or CHEM 400 with a grade of "C" or better, or equivalent high school chemistry.
Advisory: BIOL 307, BIOL 310, and ENGWR 101
General Education: AA/AS Area IV; CSU Area B2; CSU Area B3; IGETC Area 5B; IGETC Area 5C
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 72 hours LAB
Description: This course introduces the concepts of microbiology with an emphasis on forms, modes of growth, cell specialization, mutual, commensal and parasitic relationships of bacteria, fungi, molds, protozoa and viruses. Topics will be correlated with medical and health applications to animals and human beings. Students are required to purchase a laboratory coat, microscope slides, safety glasses, disposable gloves and a laboratory notebook. Field trips and/or a semester project may be required.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC L.Abraham            FLC MAIN FL2 209         16280 
Textbook
TTh       08:30AM-10:35AM LAB L.Abraham            FLC MAIN FL2 119           
MW        11:00AM-12:20PM LEC L.Abraham            FLC MAIN FL2 209         16282 Textbook
TTh       11:00AM-01:05PM LAB L.Abraham            FLC MAIN FL2 119           
TTh       12:30PM-01:50PM LEC S.Jahangiri          FLC MAIN FL2 207         16396 Textbook
TTh       02:00PM-04:05PM LAB C.Yeager             FLC MAIN FL2 119           
TTh       06:00PM-07:20PM LEC S.Jahangiri          FLC MAIN FL2 207         15760 Textbook
TTh       07:30PM-09:35PM LAB S.Jahangiri          FLC MAIN FL2 119           
MW        01:00PM-02:20PM LEC P.Jazbi              El Dorado EDC A101       15761 Textbook
MW        02:30PM-04:35PM LAB P.Jazbi              El Dorado EDC A102         


BIOL 498    Work Experience in Biology    1-4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 101 or ESLW 320
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b)
Enrollment Limitation: Student must be in a paid or non-paid internship, volunteer opportunity, or job related to career interests.
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 the field of Biology. Course content will include understanding the application of education to the workforce, completing required forms which document the student's progress and hours spent at the work site, and developing workplace skills and competencies. During the semester, the student is required to attend orientation. Students must complete 75 hours of related paid work experience, or 60 hours of related unpaid work experience, for one unit. An additional 75 hours of related paid work experience or 60 hours of related unpaid work experience is required for each additional unit. The course may be taken for a maximum of 16 units. Students should have access to a computer, the Internet, and some computer media such as a USB drive to store data files. Online students must have an email account. Only one Work Experience course may be taken per semester.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 14-May 11
TBA       TBA             LAB K.Funderburg         FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      19690 
Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please go to flc.losrios.edu/~wexp for more information.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TBA       TBA             LAB K.Funderburg         FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      19691 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please go to flc.losrios.edu/~wexp for more information.

TBA       TBA             LAB A.Domek              Off Campus RCC ONLINE    19692 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please go to flc.losrios.edu/~wexp for more information.

TBA       TBA             LAB S.Wells              El Dorado EDC ONLINE     19693 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please go to flc.losrios.edu/~wexp for more information.

Business (BUS)


BUS 300    Introduction to Business    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course provides a survey of various business areas, including accounting, regulation, negotiation, ethics, information technology, management, marketing, global competition, economics, finance, environmental factors, implementation, communications, leadership, and business planning. The course is designed to be taken by all beginning students interested in business. It is a core requirement for business majors. (C-ID BUS 110)

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 14-May 11
W         01:00PM-04:10PM LEC M.Watanabe           Rancho RCC1 211          16441 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Watanabe           Off Campus RCC ONLINE    16441 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which approximately half of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet and have an active email address. The class will meet on campus during the time listed above.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TBA       TBA             LEC O.Ghamami            FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      15763 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The orientation for this course is online and can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website at D2L.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. For more information, please contact the instructor at ghamamo@flc.losrios.edu

TTh       07:30AM-08:50AM LEC M.Watanabe           FLC MAIN FL1 203         15765 Textbook
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC L.Kolleda            FLC MAIN FL1 207         15795 Textbook
TTh       11:15AM-12:35PM LEC M.Watanabe           Rancho RCC1 210          15764 Textbook
TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LEC C.Kaufman            El Dorado EDC A214       15796 Textbook


BUS 310    Business Communications    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: BUS 100
General Education: AA/AS Area II(a)
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is designed to emphasize the use of communication theory in planning and composing various types of effective business letters and reports. The course stresses style, appearance, grammar, punctuation, tone, vocabulary, and reader appeal. Interpersonal communication and listening, cross-cultural communication, electronic communication technology, and ethical and legal guidelines are included. (Competency: Writing)

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jan 14-Mar 13
TBA       TBA             LEC D.Buch               FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      15797 
Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The orientation for this course is online and can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website at D2L.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. For more information, please go to www.flc.losrios.edu/~buch.


BUS 320    Concepts in Personal Finance    3 Units

Same As: ECON 320
Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); AA/AS Area III(b)
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is designed to assist individuals in analyzing their financial affairs. Elements and conceptual basis of financial planning, analysis, and decision making in areas of budgeting, taxes, borrowing, money management, insurance, investments, and retirement will be examined with an emphasis on principles to develop students' economic decision making. Students will be using mathematical concepts as well as reading and interpreting written and oral instructions. This course is not open to students who have received credit for ECON 320.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
M         07:00PM-10:05PM LEC J.McClatchy          FLC MAIN FL1 203         15693 
Textbook


BUS 330    Managing Diversity in the Workplace    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); AA/AS Area VI; CSU Area D
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course examines the leadership skills and abilities needed to manage a multicultural workforce. A primary focus is placed upon the workplace impact of various historical, social, and cultural experiences/perspectives related to gender, age, ethnicity, and disability. Workforce issues related to the diversity of the American consumer's and global consumer's impact on the United States are analyzed.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
T         05:30PM-08:35PM LEC M.Mabry              FLC MAIN FL1 109         15694 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Mabry              FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      15694 Textbook
This is a hybrid Interactive Television Class in which half of the class is online. Please visit www.flc.losrios.edu/itv for more information on FLC Interactive Television Classes. This class will meet via iTV every other week starting January 17. The remainder of the class is online.

T         05:30PM-08:35PM LEC M.Mabry              El Dorado EDC C215       15766 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Mabry              El Dorado EDC ONLINE     15766 Textbook
This is a hybrid Interactive Television Class in which half of the class is online. Please visit www.flc.losrios.edu/itv for more information on FLC Interactive Television Classes. This class will meet via iTV every other week starting January 17. The remainder of the class is online.


BUS 340    Business Law    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is an introductory to the law in its relationship to business. The course covers the American legal system as an instrument of economic, social, and political control. It stresses basic business torts, crime and business, agency, employment, and the legal structures of business. (C-ID BUS 125)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        01:00PM-02:20PM LEC C.Ellerman           FLC MAIN FL4 133         15767 
Textbook
T         09:00AM-12:05PM LEC C.Ellerman           FLC MAIN FL5 12          19975 Textbook
TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LEC C.Ellerman           El Dorado EDC A213       16124 Textbook


BUS 350    Small Business Management/Entrepreneurship    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This class provides an overview of the various elements involved in starting and operating a small business. It introduces such topics as developing a business plan, finding financial resources, developing personal and business goals, meeting legal requirements, understanding marketing concepts, and other topics of interest to the entrepreneur.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jan 14-Mar 13
TBA       TBA             LEC D.Buch               El Dorado EDC ONLINE     15798 
Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The orientation for this course is online and can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website at D2L.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. For more information, please go to www.flc.losrios.edu/~buch.


BUS 356    Global Business Operations    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This class provides an overview of the necessary training to manage global business operations. The course will focus on strategies to effectively operate within differing cultures, following an efficient distribution plan, developing and achieving business goals, political and technological issues on a global scale, and other topics of interest to future participants in the global marketplace. Emphasis will be placed on operations which must be in place to foster global trade and exporting including logistics, trade regulations, economic considerations, and marketing.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 14-May 11
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                  Off Campus RCC ONLINE    16596 
Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The orientation for this course is online and can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website at D2L.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. For more information, please go to www.flc.losrios.edu/~vickrey.


BUS 498    Work Experience in Business    1-4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 101 or ESLW 320
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b)
Enrollment Limitation: Student must be in a paid or non-paid internship, volunteer opportunity, or job related to career interests.
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 the field of Business. Course content will include understanding the application of education to the workforce, completing required forms which document the student's progress and hours spent at the work site, and developing workplace skills and competencies. During the semester, the student is required to attend orientation. Students must complete 75 hours of related paid work experience, or 60 hours of related unpaid work experience, for one unit. An additional 75 hours of related paid work experience or 60 hours of related unpaid work experience is required for each additional unit. The course may be taken for a maximum of 16 units. Students should have access to a computer, the Internet, and some computer media such as a USB drive to store data files. Online students must have an email account. Only one Work Experience course may be taken per semester.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 14-May 11
TBA       TBA             LAB K.Funderburg         FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      15695 
Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please go to flc.losrios.edu/~wexp for more information.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TBA       TBA             LAB K.Funderburg         FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      16116 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please go to flc.losrios.edu/~wexp for more information.

TBA       TBA             LAB A.Domek              Off Campus RCC ONLINE    15696 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please go to flc.losrios.edu/~wexp for more information.

TBA       TBA             LAB S.Wells              El Dorado EDC ONLINE     15697 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please go to flc.losrios.edu/~wexp for more information.

Business Technology (BUSTEC)


BUSTEC 102    Computer Keyboarding 10-Key    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 9 hours LEC ; 27 hours LAB
Description: This course introduces the numeric keypad and develops the ability to key information into a computer with speed and accuracy. Simulated employment tests based on industry standards are included. Students are required to have access to a computer with a 10-key key pad, the Internet, and an active Los Rios e-mail account.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jan 14-Mar 13
TBA       TBA             LEC E.Swithenbank        Off Campus RCC ONLINE    16182 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB E.Swithenbank        Off Campus RCC ONLINE      
This is a traditional course modified to be online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet, and have an active email address. Prior to enrollment, students may review orientation information and course requirements at www.flc.losrios.edu/~swithen. Once enrolled, students may begin their coursework by logging in to the course website at D2L.losrios.edu, which will be accessible approximately 5 days prior to the start of the semester. For additional information, students can email the instructor at swithee@flc.losrios.edu

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 14-May 11
TBA       TBA             LEC E.Swithenbank        Off Campus RCC ONLINE    16561 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB E.Swithenbank        Off Campus RCC ONLINE      
This is a traditional course modified to be online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet, and have an active email address. Prior to enrollment, students may review orientation information and course requirements at www.flc.losrios.edu/~swithen. Once enrolled, students may begin their coursework by logging in to the course website at D2L.losrios.edu, which will be accessible approximately 5 days prior to the start of the semester. For additional information, students can email the instructor at swithee@flc.losrios.edu


BUSTEC 110    Business Procedures for Professional Success    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: BUS 100, BUSTEC 307.1, BUSTEC 307.2, BUSTEC 333, CISA 308, CISA 310, CISA 320, or ENGWR 101
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course prepares students to perform various information processing procedures and problem solving tasks required to support both today Ôs office systems and those of the future. Students learn critical thinking, problem solving, teamwork, supervision skills, office procedures, and information processing technologies to manage their work, as well as necessary attributes of an office professional. These skills will provide the background for advancement to supervision and management positions. Primary emphasis is on processing documents using introductory skills in word processing, spreadsheets, presentation graphics, and e-mail. Also included are managing information storage and retrieval, and coordinating office communications, to improve the efficiency of office functions.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TBA       TBA             LEC E.Swithenbank        Off Campus RCC ONLINE    16134 
Textbook
This is a traditional course modified to be online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet, and have an active email address. Prior to enrollment, students may review orientation information and course requirements at www.flc.losrios.edu/~swithen. Once enrolled, students may begin their coursework by logging in to the course website at D2L.losrios.edu, which will be accessible approximately 5 days prior to the start of the semester. For additional information, students can email the instructor at swithee@flc.losrios.edu


BUSTEC 307.1    Intro Keyboarding/Application    2 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b)
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 24 hours LEC ; 36 hours LAB
Description: This intensive introductory computer-keyboard course emphasizes operating alphabetic, numeric, and symbol keys by touch. It includes computer-keyboarding techniques, speed-and-accuracy development, proofreading proficiency, and the use of essential computer-keyboarding information. Students will need access to a computer, the Internet, and an active Los Rios e-mail account.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jan 14-Mar 13
TBA       TBA             LEC E.Swithenbank        FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      16323 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB E.Swithenbank        FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE        
This is a traditional course modified to be online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet, and have an active email address. Prior to enrollment, students may review orientation information and course requirements at www.flc.losrios.edu/~swithen. Once enrolled, students may begin their coursework by logging in to the course website at D2L.losrios.edu, which will be accessible approximately 5 days prior to the start of the semester. For additional information, students can email the instructor at swithee@flc.losrios.edu

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 14-May 11
TBA       TBA             LEC E.Swithenbank        Off Campus RCC ONLINE    19345 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB E.Swithenbank        Off Campus RCC ONLINE      
This is a traditional course modified to be online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet, and have an active email address. Prior to enrollment, students may review orientation information and course requirements at www.flc.losrios.edu/~swithen. Once enrolled, students may begin their coursework by logging in to the course website at D2L.losrios.edu, which will be accessible approximately 5 days prior to the start of the semester. For additional information, students can email the instructor at swithee@flc.losrios.edu

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TBA       TBA             LEC E.Swithenbank        FLC MAIN FLCTBA          21016 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB E.Swithenbank        FLC MAIN FLCTBA            


BUSTEC 331    Exploring Computer Environments and the Internet    1 Unit

Same As: CISC 308
Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: The course focuses on the most common hardware components used in personal computers, file management, and the Internet. Topics include the basic components of a computer system, file management principles, and Internet fundamentals. This course meets requirements for several FLC Business certificates and degrees. Students should have access to a computer and the Internet. They should have an active Los Rios e-mail account. They should have some computer media to store data files such as a USB drive. This class is not open to students who have previously taken CISC 308.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jan 14-Mar 13
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Millington         Off Campus RCC ONLINE    19347 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB J.Millington         Off Campus RCC ONLINE      
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The orientation for this course is online and can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website at D2L.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. For more information, please contact the instructor at millinj@flc.losrios.edu


BUSTEC 360    Beginning Word Processing    1 Unit

Same As: CISA 300
Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: BUSTEC 307.1 and CISC 300
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: This course is designed to introduce students to the use of word processing programs. The course includes basic word processing operations: creating, editing, formatting, saving, retrieving, and printing text documents. Students should have access to a computer, the Internet, and some computer media such as a USB drive to store data files. Students must have an active Los Rios e-mail account. This course is not open to students who have completed CISA 300.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jan 14-Mar 13
Word 2013
TBA       TBA             LEC E.Swithenbank        FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      19349 
Textbook
W         10:30AM-12:35PM LAB E.Swithenbank        FLC MAIN FL2 240           
This is a hybrid course in which approximately half of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet and have an active email address. The class will meet on campus during the time listed above.


BUSTEC 363    Introduction to Electronic Spreadsheets    1 Unit

Same As: CISA 310
Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: CISC 300 and MATH 20
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: This course is designed to introduce the student to the use of spreadsheets with Microsoft Excel. The course will include designing a spreadsheet, developing formulas for accurate automatic calculations, using spreadsheet functions, producing charts, and developing "what-if" models based upon relative and absolute cell referencing. Students will apply mathematical concepts and skills. Students should have access to a computer, the Internet, and some computer media such as a USB drive to store data files. Students must have an active Los Rios e-mail account. This course is not open to students who have taken CISA 310.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jan 14-Mar 13
TBA       TBA             LEC F.Heiler             Off Campus RCC ONLINE    19357 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB F.Heiler             Off Campus RCC ONLINE      
This is an online class. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. Class information (syllabus, assignment sheet, and instructor contact information) can be found at www.flc.losrios.edu/~heiler


BUSTEC 364    Intermediate Electronic Spreadsheets    1 Unit

Same As: CISA 311
Prerequisite: BUSTEC 363 or CISA 310 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: This course will extend the capabilities of students who have started to use electronic spreadsheet software. Topics and laboratory assignments will include using multiple worksheets and workbooks, web tools, scenario management, goal seek, solver, imported data, and the lookup function. Students should have access to a computer, the Internet, and some computer media such as a USB drive to store data files. Students must have an active Los Rios e-mail account. This course is not open to students who have completed CISA 311.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 14-May 11
TBA       TBA             LEC F.Heiler             Off Campus RCC ONLINE    19359 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB F.Heiler             Off Campus RCC ONLINE      
This is an online class. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. Class information (syllabus, assignment sheet, and instructor contact information) can be found at www.flc.losrios.edu/~heiler

Chemistry (CHEM)


CHEM 305    Introduction to Chemistry    5 Units

Prerequisite: MATH 100 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: AA/AS Area IV; CSU Area B1; CSU Area B3; IGETC Area 5A; IGETC Area 5C
Enrollment Limitation: Students must be 16 and at least sophomores in high school. Minor aged students who are not legally emancipated must have their parent(s)/guardian review laboratory safety protocols prior to attending class.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 72 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course introduces fundamental principles of chemistry including types of matter and physical states, physical and chemical transformations, chemical equations and stoichiometry, bonding, atomic and chemical structure, intermolecular forces, gas laws, solutions, colligative properties, acids and bases, nuclear chemistry, and includes a brief introduction of organic chemistry. It is primarily intended for general education and majors in allied health (nursing, dental hygiene, respiratory care), family and consumer science, physical education, physical therapy(*), psychology(*), natural resources(*). Chem 305 can also be used as a preparatory course prior to enrolling in Chem 400. Students will require approved safety goggles for this course. *May require CHEM 400.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        12:30PM-02:35PM LEC C.Oberth             FLC MAIN FL2 211           
M         08:30AM-11:45AM LAB C.Oberth             FLC MAIN FL2 107         15954 
Textbook
W         08:30AM-11:35AM LAB C.Oberth             FLC MAIN FL2 107         15955 Textbook
Students may enroll in the lab that best fits their schedules. Students in both labs attend the same lecture.

TTh       05:00PM-07:05PM LEC L.Bria               FLC MAIN FL2 211           
T         07:30PM-10:35PM LAB L.Bria               FLC MAIN FL2 107         15957 Textbook
Th        07:30PM-10:35PM LAB L.Bria               FLC MAIN FL2 107         15958 Textbook
Students may enroll in the lab that best fits their schedules. Students in both labs attend the same lecture.

MW        07:15AM-09:20AM LEC J.Oswald             Rancho RCC1 210            
This class meets at RCC on Mondays and Wednesdays for lecture and at FLC-main on Fridays for lab. Please enroll in lab section #16444 OR #19366.

F         09:00AM-12:05PM LAB J.Oswald             FLC MAIN FL2 107         16444 Textbook
F         01:00PM-04:05PM LAB J.Oswald             FLC MAIN FL2 107         19366 Textbook
This class meets at RCC on Mondays and Wednesdays for lecture and at FLC-Main on Fridays for lab.
Students may enroll in the lab that best fits their schedules. Students in both labs attend the same lecture.

MW        08:30AM-10:35AM LEC W.Hawkes             El Dorado EDC A101       15959 Textbook
F         09:00AM-12:05PM LAB W.Hawkes             El Dorado EDC A104         



TBA       12:00AM-12:00AM LAB W.Hawkes              TBA TBA                   
Students may enroll in the lab that best fits their schedules. Students in both labs attend the same lecture.

TTh       12:00PM-02:05PM LEC T.Foster             El Dorado EDC A109         
T         02:15PM-05:20PM LAB T.Foster             El Dorado EDC A104       16600 Textbook
Th        02:15PM-05:20PM LAB T.Foster             El Dorado EDC A104       19367 Textbook
Students may enroll in the lab that best fits their schedules. Students in both labs attend the same lecture.

MW        05:20PM-07:25PM LEC J.Stark              El Dorado EDC A105         
M         07:35PM-10:50PM LAB J.Stark              El Dorado EDC A104       15963 Textbook
W         07:35PM-10:40PM LAB J.Stark              El Dorado EDC A104       15964 Textbook
Students may enroll in the lab that best fits their schedules. Students in both labs attend the same lecture.


CHEM 306    Introduction to Chemistry    5 Units

Prerequisite: CHEM 305 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: AA/AS Area IV; CSU Area B1; CSU Area B3; IGETC Area 5A; IGETC Area 5C
Enrollment Limitation: Students must be at least 16 and sophomores in high school. Minor aged students who are not legally emancipated require their parent(s)/guardian review laboratory safety protocols prior to attending class.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 72 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course is the second semester of General, Organic and Biological chemistry (a continuation of Chemistry 305). This course is intended for students majoring in the Allied Health fields (nursing B.S.N degree), and dental hygiene). This course introduces students to the structure and function, as well as the physical and chemical properties of organic molecules. Emphasis is on the specific functional groups found in carbohydrates, proteins, lipids, and nucleic acids, the types of reactions they undergo and their relevancy to human physiology and health. Students will require approved safety goggles for this course. Approved Safety Goggles, several pairs of disposable gloves. A lab coat or apron is advised but optional.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        05:30PM-07:35PM LEC W.Sughrue            El Dorado EDC A109       16010 
Textbook
T         05:30PM-08:35PM LAB W.Sughrue            El Dorado EDC A104         


CHEM 400    General Chemistry    5 Units

Prerequisite: CHEM 300, CHEM 305 or CHEM 310 (taken at any Los Rios College) with a grade of "C" or better; or one year in High School Chemistry with a lab earning a grade of "C" or better; and MATH 120.
General Education: AA/AS Area IV; CSU Area B1; CSU Area B3; IGETC Area 5A; IGETC Area 5C
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 108 hours LAB
Description: This is a general college chemistry course intended for students majoring in the scientific disciplines including chemistry, biology, nutrition, physics, geology and engineering. This course emphasizes the fundamental principles of chemistry. Topics include chemical measurement; physical and chemical processes; nomenclature; stoichiometry; atomic structure; quantum theory; molecular structure; bonding theory; physical properties of gases, liquids, and solids; thermochemistry; and properties of solutions. Students are required to purchase indirect vent safety goggles, closed toe shoes, and a bound quad-ruled notebook for the laboratory. (C-ID CHEM 110; Part of C-ID CHEM 120S)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        11:30AM-12:50PM LEC M.Mahoney            FLC MAIN FL2 207           
MW        07:30AM-10:35AM LAB H.Poorjahanshah      FLC MAIN FL2 109         19369 
Textbook
MW        02:30PM-05:35PM LAB M.Mahoney            FLC MAIN FL2 109         15966 Textbook
Students may enroll in the lab that best fits their schedules. Students in both labs attend the same lecture.

MW        03:00PM-04:20PM LEC D.Green              FLC MAIN FL2 211           
MW        06:00PM-09:05PM LAB D.Green              FLC MAIN FL2 109         15968 Textbook
MW        11:00AM-02:05PM LAB H.Poorjahanshah      FLC MAIN FL2 109         20320 Textbook
Students may enroll in the lab that best fits their schedules. Students in both labs attend the same lecture.


CHEM 401    General Chemistry    5 Units

Prerequisite: CHEM 400 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: CSU Area B1; CSU Area B3; IGETC Area 5A; IGETC Area 5C
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 108 hours LAB
Description: This course is a continuation of the two-semester series in general college chemistry. CHEM 401 is intended for students majoring in the scientific disciplines including chemistry, biology, physics, and geology. Topics presented in the course include kinetics, equilibrium, acid/base chemistry, thermodynamics, electrochemistry, nuclear chemistry, and coordination chemistry. A brief introduction to Organic Chemistry is included. Laboratory experiments include qualitative and quantitative analysis. (Part of C-ID CHEM 120S)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LEC M.Samples            FLC MAIN FL2 211           
TTh       09:00AM-12:05PM LAB M.Samples            FLC MAIN FL2 109         16009 
Textbook
TTh       03:00PM-06:05PM LAB M.Mahoney            FLC MAIN FL2 109         16017 Textbook
Students may enroll in the lab that best fits their schedules. Students in both labs attend the same lecture.

MW        12:30PM-01:50PM LEC M.Samples            El Dorado EDC A109       15969 Textbook
MW        02:00PM-05:05PM LAB M.Samples            El Dorado EDC A104         


CHEM 420    Organic Chemistry    5 Units

Prerequisite: CHEM 401 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: AA/AS Area IV; CSU Area B1; CSU Area B3; IGETC Area 5A; IGETC Area 5C
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 108 hours LAB
Description: This is a lecture/laboratory course designed to introduce students to the basic concepts of organic chemistry. This course is designed for science majors, pre-med, pre-dental, and pre-pharmacy majors. Lecture topics will include acid/base chemistry, pushing electrons, organic nomenclature, alkane chemistry, alkene chemistry, alkyl halides, alcohols, ethers, physical properties of alkanes and cycloalkanes, SN1, SN2, E1, E2 mechanisms. Laboratory work will include characterization of organic molecules using modern analytical instrumentation such as (GC, GC/MS, NMR, FTIR, polarimetry, and HPLC) and the measurement of their physical properties. Separation and purification of organic compounds will also be covered in the lab section; these techniques include distillation, recrystallization, preparative chromatography, liquid-liquid extraction and thin-layer chromatography. This course requires that students purchase additional supplies such as a Gas Chromatography micro-syringe and safety goggles. Students will need to purchase a lab journal to record students experimental information. Students will also need to check with the instructor for supplemental lab supplies that may not be provided during check-in. (C-ID CHEM 150; Part of C-ID CHEM 160S)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        04:30PM-05:50PM LEC T.Foster             FLC MAIN FL2 211           
MW        01:00PM-04:05PM LAB T.Foster             FLC MAIN FL2 107         15972 
Textbook
MW        06:00PM-09:05PM LAB M.Mahoney            FLC MAIN FL2 107         15973 Textbook
Students may enroll in the lab that best fits their schedules. Students in both labs attend the same lecture.


CHEM 421    Organic Chemistry    5 Units

Prerequisite: CHEM 420 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: AA/AS Area IV; CSU Area B1; CSU Area B3; IGETC Area 5A; IGETC Area 5C
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 108 hours LAB
Description: This course is a lecture-laboratory course and is a continuation of Chemistry 420 thereby concluding an introduction to organic chemistry. This course is designed for science majors, pre-medical, pre-dental, and pre-pharmacy majors. Topics covered include the chemistry of ethers, epoxides, conjugated dienes, aromatic compounds, carbonyl compounds, enolate condensation, amines, phenols, condensation-polymerization reactions, and the chemistry of selected biologically important compounds such as proteins, lipids and carbohydrates. The course also includes continued application of spectroscopic methods (IR, NMR (theory and practice), and MS) applied to organic chemistry. Laboratory emphasis is on synthesis of organic compounds and their work-up and analysis. Experiments include the preparation, isolation, quantitation, purification, identification and mechanism elucidation of the molecules synthesized. Students will continue to expand their ability to operate and utilize a variety of modern chemical instrumentation - gas chromatography, high performance liquid chromatography, Fourier transform - infrared spectroscopy, gas chromatography-mass spectrometry, and polarimetry. Students must purchase instructor produced supplements; Study guide for the approved lecture text; Stitch-bound, page-numbered laboratory notebook(s); model kit; American Chemical Society Study Guide for Organic Chemistry, approved safety goggles, gloves, gas chromatography syringe. a pair of approved safety goggles. (Part of C-ID CHEM 160S)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TTh       12:00PM-01:20PM LEC C.Oberth             FLC MAIN FL2 209         15974 
Textbook
TTh       08:00AM-11:05AM LAB C.Oberth             FLC MAIN FL2 107           


CHEM 498    Work Experience in Chemistry    1-4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 101 or ESLW 320
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b)
Enrollment Limitation: Student must be in a paid or non-paid internship, volunteer opportunity, or job related to career interests.
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 the field of Chemistry. Course content will include understanding the application of education to the workforce, completing required forms which document the student's progress and hours spent at the work site, and developing workplace skills and competencies. During the semester, the student is required to attend orientation. Students must complete 75 hours of related paid work experience, or 60 hours of related unpaid work experience, for one unit. An additional 75 hours of related paid work experience or 60 hours of related unpaid work experience is required for each additional unit. The course may be taken for a maximum of 16 units. Students should have access to a computer, the Internet, and some computer media such as a USB drive to store data files. Online students must have an email account. Only one Work Experience course may be taken per semester.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 14-May 11
TBA       TBA             LAB K.Funderburg         FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      19694 
Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please go to flc.losrios.edu/~wexp for more information.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TBA       TBA             LAB K.Funderburg         FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      19695 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please go to flc.losrios.edu/~wexp for more information.

TBA       TBA             LAB A.Domek              Off Campus RCC ONLINE    19696 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please go to flc.losrios.edu/~wexp for more information.

TBA       TBA             LAB S.Wells              El Dorado EDC ONLINE     19697 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please go to flc.losrios.edu/~wexp for more information.

Computer Info Science - Apps (CISA)


CISA 320    Introduction to Database Management    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: CISC 300 or 310
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: This course introduces database management systems. Using the Microsoft Access application, students will design and implement practical database applications. Topics include such items as database and report design, data views and queries, and data maintenance.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jan 14-Mar 13
Access 2010
TBA       TBA             LEC A.Mukarram           El Dorado EDC ONLINE     15768 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB A.Mukarram           El Dorado EDC ONLINE       
This is an online course. Students must have the appropriate software, Internet access, and a valid email address. For more information, please contact the instructor at mukarra@flc.losrios.edu

Computer Info Science - Core (CISC)


CISC 310    Introduction to Computer Information Science    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area II(b); AA/AS Area III(b)
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is an examination of information systems and their role in business. The focus is on information systems, database management systems, networking, e-commerce, ethics and security, computer systems hardware and software components. Students will develop experience applying these concepts and methods through hands-on projects creating computer-based solutions to business problems.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jan 14-Mar 13
W         07:00PM-10:10PM LEC R.Monsen             Rancho RCC1 134          16480 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC R.Monsen             Off Campus RCC ONLINE    16480 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which approximately half of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet and have an active email address. The class will meet on campus during the time listed above.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TBA       TBA             LEC D.Ross               FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      15772 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. For more information, please see www.flc.losrios.edu/~ross

MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC R.Hendricks          FLC MAIN FL5 109         16012 Textbook
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC C.Fowler             FLC MAIN FL5 109         16196 Textbook
Th        06:00PM-09:05PM LEC R.Hendricks          El Dorado EDC C202       19498 Textbook


CISC 323    Linux Operating System    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: CISC 300 or 310
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: This course introduces the Linux operating system for microcomputers. Concepts include kernels, file structures, daemons, and shells. The course will also include procedures for installing software, creation of user accounts, shell commands, scripts, and file security.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jan 14-Mar 13
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Millington         FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      16004 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB J.Millington         FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE        
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The orientation for this course is online and can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website at D2L.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. For more information, please contact the instructor at millinj@flc.losrios.edu


CISC 324    Intermediate Linux Operating System    1 Unit

Prerequisite: CISC 323 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: This course is a continuation of CISC 323. It covers intermediate shell scripting to include decision-making logic, looping, nesting, and other scripting tools. Students will write simple Perl scripts, C and C++ programs, and will develop an interactive web page using the Common Gateway Interface.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 14-May 11
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Millington         FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      19499 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB J.Millington         FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE        
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The orientation for this course is online and can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website at D2L.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. For more information, please contact the instructor at millinj@flc.losrios.edu


CISC 498    Work Experience in Computer Information Science - Core    1-4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 101 or ESLW 320
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b)
Enrollment Limitation: Student must be in a paid or non-paid internship, volunteer opportunity, or job related to career interests.
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 the field of Computer Information Science. Course content will include understanding the application of education to the workforce, completing required forms which document the student's progress and hours spent at the work site, and developing workplace skills and competencies. During the semester, the student is required to attend orientation. Students must complete 75 hours of related paid work experience, or 60 hours of related unpaid work experience, for one unit. An additional 75 hours of related paid work experience or 60 hours of related unpaid work experience is required for each additional unit. The course may be taken for a maximum of 16 units. Students should have access to a computer, the Internet, and some computer media such as a USB drive to store data files. Online students must have an email account. Only one Work Experience course may be taken per semester.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 14-May 11
TBA       TBA             LAB K.Funderburg         FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      20433 
Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please go to flc.losrios.edu/~wexp for more information.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TBA       TBA             LAB K.Funderburg         FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      20434 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please go to flc.losrios.edu/~wexp for more information.

TBA       TBA             LAB A.Domek              Off Campus RCC ONLINE    20435 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please go to flc.losrios.edu/~wexp for more information.

TBA       TBA             LAB S.Wells              El Dorado EDC ONLINE     20436 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please go to flc.losrios.edu/~wexp for more information.

Computer Info Science -Program (CISP)


CISP 300    Algorithm Design/Problem Solving    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: CISC 310
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course introduces the Computer Science major to methods for solving classical computer problems through algorithm design. Topics covered include introduction to structured design, control structures, arrays, object oriented programming, and file processing. Students will learn how to assess and analyze computer problems in a top-down, divide-and-conquer approach that leads to a programming solution. It also includes creating programming plans and detailed design documents from which source code versions of programs will be created.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jan 14-Mar 13
T         07:00PM-10:10PM LEC D.Tully              Rancho RCC1 210          16482 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC D.Tully              Off Campus RCC ONLINE    16482 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which approximately half of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet and have an active email address. The class will meet on campus during the time listed above.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC S.Al Juboori         FLC MAIN FL5 109         16284 Textbook
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC C.Fowler             FLC MAIN FL5 109         16352 Textbook
TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LEC C.Fowler             FLC MAIN FL5 109         16481 Textbook
W         07:00PM-10:05PM LEC S.Srivatsa           FLC MAIN FL5 109         16033 Textbook


CISP 310    Assembly Language Programming for Microcomputers    4 Units

Prerequisite: CISP 360 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: This course is an introduction to computer architecture using assembly language programs. Topics include binary representation of data and instructions, memory addressing modes, subroutines and macros, operating system interrupts, processor architecture, and interfacing with high level languages. (C-ID COMP 142)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LEC S.Al Juboori         FLC MAIN FL5 9           20355 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC S.Al Juboori         FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      20355 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which one-fourth of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet and have an active email address. The class will meet on campus during the time listed above.


CISP 351    Introduction to Relational Database Design and SQL    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is designed to introduce relational database technology, normalization, entity relationships, logical model design, and ISO-ANSI standard Structured Query Language (SQL). Topics covered include: database design, basic properties of a relational database such as relations, tables, primary keys, foreign keys and principles of normalization, simple SQL select statements, sorting and grouping data, joining tables, subqueries and views. The database design section focuses on logical model design and entity-relationship (E-R) modeling. Students will leave the course with a good working knowledge of database technology.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 14-May 11
TBA       TBA             LEC S.Al Juboori         FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      16392 
Textbook
This is an online course.Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The orientation for this course is online and can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website at D2L.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. For more information, please contact the instructor at aljubos@flc.losrios.edu.


CISP 354    Introduction to Relational Database Administration    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: CISP 352
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is designed to introduce students to administering a relational database management system (RDBMS). Topics include managing users, privileges, resources, tablespaces, creating an operational database, managing database files, how to start up and shut down an instance or database, the data dictionary, transaction processing, and backup and recovery issues. Completion will provide students with sufficient knowledge for an entry level database administrator (DBA) position in industry.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jan 14-Mar 13
TBA       TBA             LEC S.Al Juboori         FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      16353 
Textbook
This is an online course.Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The orientation for this course is online and can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website at D2L.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. For more information, please contact the instructor at aljubos@flc.losrios.edu.


CISP 360    Introduction to Structured Programming    4 Units

Prerequisite: CISP 300 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: AA/AS Area II(b)
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: This course is an introduction to structured programming. The topics covered include: top-down design, input/output considerations, control structures and flow control, variables, constants, the use of libraries, simple to intermediate data structures, functions, and arguments. An introduction into objects will be included. (C-ID COMP 112; C-ID COMP 122)

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 14-May 11
T         07:00PM-10:10PM LEC S.Allen              Rancho RCC1 210          16487 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC S.Allen              Off Campus RCC ONLINE    16487 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which approximately 60% of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The class will meet on campus once a week during the times listed above.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
C on LINUX
TBA       TBA             LEC C.Fowler             FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      15773 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The orientation for this course is online and can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website at D2L.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. For more information, please contact the instructor at fowlerc@flc.losrios.edu.

MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC S.Al Juboori         FLC MAIN FL5 9           16338 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC S.Al Juboori         FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      16338 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which 25% of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The class will meet on campus once a week during the times listed above.

C on Visual Studio
M         06:00PM-09:05PM LEC S.Srivatsa           FLC MAIN FL5 9           16354 Textbook
C on Visual Studio
TBA       TBA             LEC S.Srivatsa           FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      16354 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which 25% of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The class will meet on campus once a week during the times listed above.


CISP 370    Beginning Visual Basic    4 Units

Prerequisite: CISP 300 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: This course is an introduction to the Visual Basic programming language. Students will design Console and Graphical User Interface programs for the Windows environment. Topics include control structures such as simple sequence, decisions, iteration, procedures events, properties, error handling, form handling, and the use of typical controls such as buttons, textboxes, checkboxes, and listboxes. This course will provide students with a foundation in the use of objects, object libraries, and object-oriented-event-driven programming techniques.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 14-May 11
W         07:00PM-10:10PM LEC D.Tully              Rancho RCC1 134          16488 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC D.Tully              Off Campus RCC ONLINE    16488 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which approximately 60% of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet and have an active email address. The class will meet on campus during the time listed above.


CISP 400    Object Oriented Programming with C++    4 Units

Prerequisite: CISP 360 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: AA/AS Area II(b)
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course is an introduction to object-oriented programming using the C++ programming language. This course is designed to enhance students' abilities to implement object-oriented programs and to further develop programing proficiency. Detailed topics include classes, storage class and scope, encapsulation, polymorphism, inheritance, function overloading and overriding, virtual functions, operator overloading, templates, exception handling, stream I/O, file processing, and the Standard Template Library. Also covered are introductions to Graphical User Interface (GUI) development using class libraries, and object oriented design methodology.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        01:00PM-02:20PM LEC C.Fowler             FLC MAIN FL5 109         16489 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB C.Fowler             FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE        
This is a hybrid course in which approximately half of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet and have an active email address. The class will meet on campus during the time listed above.

Th        06:00PM-09:05PM LEC G.Johnson            FLC MAIN FL5 13          16584 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB G.Johnson            FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE        
This is a hybrid course in which approximately half of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet and have an active email address. The class will meet on campus during the time listed above.


CISP 401    Object Oriented Programming with Java    4 Units

Prerequisite: CISP 360 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is an introduction to Object Oriented Programming using the Java language. Topics include: objects, classes, UML, function overloading, inheritance, static and dynamic class relationships, polymorphism, components, graphical user interfaces, event driven programming, class associations, interfaces, error handling, threads, file I/O, testing and debugging. This provides the student with a well rounded background in Java and is good preparation for advanced topics.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
T         06:00PM-08:50PM LEC A.Mukarram           FLC MAIN FL5 13          16491 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB A.Mukarram           FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE        
This is a hybrid course in which approximately one-half of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet and have an active email address. The class will meet on campus during the time listed above.


CISP 430    Data Structures    4 Units

Prerequisite: CISP 360
Advisory: CISP 400
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This is a course in data structures for computer science. Topics include time complexity analysis and big-O notation, recursion, searching and sorting, linked lists, stacks, queues, priority queues, binary trees, B-trees, graphs, hashing, and basic encryption algorithms.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
Th        06:00PM-09:05PM LEC D.Ross               FLC MAIN FL5 11          16355 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB D.Ross               FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE        
This is a hybrid course in which approximately one-half of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The class will meet on campus once a week during the times listed above. For more information, please see www.flc.losrios.edu/~ross


CISP 440    Discrete Structures for Computer Science    3 Units

Prerequisite: CISP 360 and MATH 370 with grades of "C" or better; or placement through the assessment process.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is an introduction to the essential discrete structures used in Computer Science, with emphasis on their applications. Topics to be covered include: binary number representation and arithmetic, sets, relations, functions, formal propositional logic and proofs, digital logic and combinational circuits, finite state machines, regular expressions and formal grammars. Students will implement programs to illustrate principles of discrete structures.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC D.Ross               FLC MAIN FL5 14          20356 
Textbook

Communication Studies (COMM)


COMM 301    Introduction to Public Speaking    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 101 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement through the assessment process.
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 will demonstrate effective verbal and non-verbal delivery, ethical research methodology, analytical thinking and listening skills, organization and outlining skills, and appropriate presentation skills. In order to effectively assess oral communication competency, each student will complete a minimum of 22 minutes of evaluated speaking time. Emphasis is on researching, preparing, organizing, writing and presenting a variety of speeches for different audiences. Video 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: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TBA       TBA             LEC A.Prelip             FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      15774 
Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet.The class will meet on campus during the time listed above. Students must check their Los Rios Gmail accounts regularly prior to the start of the course in order to receive important course updates.

T         09:00AM-10:20AM LEC P.Haug               FLC MAIN FL1 104         16216 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC P.Haug               FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      16216 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which one half of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The class will meet on campus once a week during the times listed above. Students must check their Los Rios Gmail accounts regularly prior to the start of the course in order to receive important course updates.

W         07:30AM-08:50AM LEC A.Prelip             FLC MAIN FL2 153         16158 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC A.Prelip             FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      16158 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which one half of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The class will meet on campus once a week during the times listed above. Students must check their Los Rios Gmail accounts regularly prior to the start of the course in order to receive important course updates.

W         01:00PM-02:20PM LEC A.Prelip             FLC MAIN FL2 153         16256 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC A.Prelip             FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      16256 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which one half of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The class will meet on campus once a week during the times listed above. Students must check their Los Rios Gmail accounts regularly prior to the start of the course in order to receive important course updates.

TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC D.DeMercurio         FLC MAIN FL2 153         19748 Textbook
Th        04:00PM-07:05PM LEC H.Boeh               FLC MAIN FL1 207         16446 Textbook
T         06:00PM-09:05PM LEC T.Upton Benton       FLC MAIN PAC 1061        16237 Textbook



M         09:30AM-10:50AM LEC B.Works              Rancho RCC1 227          16445 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC B.Works              Off Campus RCC ONLINE    16445 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which one half of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The class will meet on campus once a week during the times listed above. Students must check their Los Rios Gmail accounts regularly prior to the start of the course in order to receive important course updates.

Th        09:30AM-10:50AM LEC P.Haug               Rancho RCC1 212          19503 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC P.Haug               Off Campus RCC ONLINE    19503 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which one half of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The class will meet on campus once a week during the times listed above. Students must check their Los Rios Gmail accounts regularly prior to the start of the course in order to receive important course updates.

F         09:30AM-12:35PM LEC D.DeMercurio         Rancho RCC1 125          16447 Textbook



M         05:30PM-06:50PM LEC E.LeFebvre           Rancho RCC1 227          16448 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC E.LeFebvre           Off Campus RCC ONLINE    16448 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which one half of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The class will meet on campus once a week during the times listed above. Students must check their Los Rios Gmail accounts regularly prior to the start of the course in order to receive important course updates.

W         07:00PM-10:05PM LEC B.Droege             Rancho RCC1 125          16449 Textbook
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC A.Hicks              El Dorado EDC A213       16029 Textbook



T         09:00AM-10:20AM LEC A.Prelip             El Dorado EDC A201       19749 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC A.Prelip             El Dorado EDC ONLINE     19749 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which one half of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The class will meet on campus once a week during the times listed above. Students must check their Los Rios Gmail accounts regularly prior to the start of the course in order to receive important course updates.

T         06:00PM-09:05PM LEC S.Laczko             El Dorado EDC A212       16157 Textbook


COMM 311    Argumentation and Debate    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 300 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement through the assessment process.
Advisory: COMM 301
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 covers both the theory and practice of argumentation and debate. Students will learn to effectively develop and respond to reasoned written and oral arguments, to critically evaluate various types of evidence, to identify fallacies in reasoning and language, and to advocate within the structures of formal debate and public advocacy. Students will develop critical thinking and communication skills necessary to advance a cogent, cohesive argument in support of a proposition, as well as defend and refute arguments. (C-ID COMM 120)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
Th        01:00PM-04:05PM LEC C.Boylan             FLC MAIN FL2 153         16168 
Textbook
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC C.Boylan             FLC MAIN FL2 153         15775 Textbook
MW        11:15AM-12:35PM LEC C.Boylan             Rancho RCC1 211          16588 Textbook


COMM 321    Interpersonal Communication    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 51 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement through the assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b); CSU Area E1
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: Students in this course will explore and apply communication concepts associated with developing and maintaining satisfying interpersonal relationships. Through a variety of class activities, students experiment with various approaches to successful communication in interpersonal contexts, including conflict management and active listening. Additionally, students will improve communication competency through a heightened awareness of the complexity of interpersonal communication and the development of skills as both senders and receivers of shared messages. (C-ID COMM 130)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
W         09:00AM-10:20AM LEC P.Haug               FLC MAIN FL3 173         15776 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC P.Haug               FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      15776 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which approximately one-half of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The class will meet on campus once a week during the time listed above.


COMM 325    Intercultural Communication    3 Units

Prerequisite: Eligibility for ENGWR 101
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); AA/AS Area VI; CSU Area D; IGETC Area 4
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course introduces students to the challenges and promises of intercultural communications in the United States. Variations and commonalities in communication patterns across cultures are examined as well as processes and outcomes among persons of different group-based experiential backgrounds. Practical application of factors which influence communication among individuals of different cultures is emphasized. (C-ID COMM 150)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
Th        06:00PM-09:05PM LEC M.Brandson           FLC MAIN FL2 153         16167 
Textbook
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC A.Prelip             El Dorado EDC A201       19504 Textbook


COMM 331    Group Discussion    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 101 or eilibility for ENGWR 300.
General Education: AA/AS Area II(b); CSU Area A1; IGETC Area 1C
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: Group communication is pervasive in all academic, professional, and social environments. This course is designed to increase studentsÔ understanding of group communication and to prepare students to function more effectively in various types of groups. Students will learn about the dynamics of group roles, the multiple functions of groups, leadership styles, conflict management, problem-solving, and decision-making. Individual and group presentations are required. Videorecording equipment may be used as an aid to the studentÔs self-analysis and improvement. Access to a computer with online capabilities may be required and computer access is available on campus. (C-ID COMM 140)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC F.Winters            FLC MAIN FL2 153         15777 
Textbook
T         01:00PM-04:05PM LEC A.Hicks              FLC MAIN FL2 153         16215 Textbook


COMM 351    Mass Media and Society    3 Units

Same As: JOUR 310
Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); CSU Area D; IGETC Area 4
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: The class will offer a survey of the mass media: history, philosophy, structure and trends, as well as theories, which help to explain effects and the importance of media as a social institution. The course will explore economics, technology, law, ethics, and social issues, including cultural and ethnic diversity. This course is the same as JOUR 310; only one of these courses may be taken for credit. (C-ID JOUR 100)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
M         06:00PM-09:05PM LEC L.Hygh               FLC MAIN FL5 111         16285 
Textbook



Th        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC A.Prelip             El Dorado EDC A201       16458 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC A.Prelip             El Dorado EDC ONLINE     16458 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which one half of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The class will meet on campus once a week during the times listed above. Students must check their Los Rios Gmail accounts regularly prior to the start of the course in order to receive important course updates.


COMM 361    The Communication Experience    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 101 with a grade of "C" or better; eligibility for ENGWR 300.
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 introduces students to the fundamental concepts and skills necessary for effective interpersonal, small group and public communication. Course content includes an emphasis on both communication theory and practice by providing students with the opportunity to develop communication competency through a variety of presentation formats. Special emphasis is placed on practical experiences within groups, facilitation of interpersonal relationships, as well as message design and delivery for multiple purposes and to diverse audiences. In order to effectively assess oral communication competency, each student will complete a minimum of 22 minutes of evaluated speaking time. Videotaping may be required for this course. Access to a computer with online capabilities may be required and is available on campus.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
W         09:00AM-10:20AM LEC A.Prelip             FLC MAIN FL2 153         16321 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC A.Prelip             FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      16321 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which one half of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The class will meet on campus once a week during the times listed above. Students must check their Los Rios Gmail accounts regularly prior to the start of the course in order to receive important course updates.

T         09:30AM-10:50AM LEC B.Works              Rancho RCC1 212          19505 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC B.Works              Off Campus RCC ONLINE    19505 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which one half of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The class will meet on campus once a week during the times listed above. Students must check their Los Rios Gmail accounts regularly prior to the start of the course in order to receive important course updates.

W         06:00PM-09:05PM LEC A.Hicks              El Dorado EDC A213       19506 Textbook


COMM 363    Introduction to Communication Theory    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); AA/AS Area II(b); CSU Area D; IGETC Area 4
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course will introduce the student to the symbolic process of human communication through the study of basic communication models, fundamental theory, and relevant research findings. Emphasis will be placed on achieving an understanding of the communication process, and the process through which researchers in the field of Human Communication Studies add to their existing body of knowledge. (C-ID COMM 180)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TBA       TBA             LEC P.Haug               FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      19507 
Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The orientation for this course is online and can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website at D2L.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. For more information, please contact the instructor at haugp@flc.losrios.edu


COMM 498    Work Experience in Communication and Media Studies    1-4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 101 or ESLW 320
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b)
Enrollment Limitation: Student must be in a paid or non-paid internship, volunteer opportunity, or job related to career interests.
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 the field of Communication and Media Studies. Course content will include understanding the application of education to the workforce, completing required forms which document the student's progress and hours spent at the work site, and developing workplace skills and competencies. During the semester, the student is required to attend orientation. Students must complete 75 hours of related paid work experience, or 60 hours of related unpaid work experience, for one unit. An additional 75 hours of related paid work experience or 60 hours of related unpaid work experience is required for each additional unit. The course may be taken for a maximum of 16 units. Students should have access to a computer, the Internet, and some computer media such as a USB drive to store data files. Online students must have an email account. Only one Work Experience course may be taken per semester.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 14-May 11
TBA       TBA             LAB K.Funderburg         FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      16569 
Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please go to flc.losrios.edu/~wexp for more information.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TBA       TBA             LAB K.Funderburg         FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      16570 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please go to flc.losrios.edu/~wexp for more information.

TBA       TBA             LAB A.Domek              Off Campus RCC ONLINE    16571 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please go to flc.losrios.edu/~wexp for more information.

TBA       TBA             LAB S.Wells              El Dorado EDC ONLINE     16572 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please go to flc.losrios.edu/~wexp for more information.

Dance (DANCE)


DANCE 313    Jazz Dance III    1 Unit

Course Family:
Jazz Dance Technique
Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area III(a); CSU Area E2
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LAB
Description: This intermediate dance class augments the fundamental jazz skills learned in previous levels with a further focus on proper technique and alignment, while performing more complex combinations and exploring different rhythms and styles, utilizing such skills as ballet, African and theatrical movement vocabularies. Social issues in the late 20th century, including globalization and popularization of jazz as an artistic expressive form will be surveyed, as well as analysis of jazz dance in contemporary media. This course is for students with previous dance training, and students must provide appropriate dance shoes and attire.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LAB D.Worth              FLC MAIN PE 203          16287 Textbook
DANCE 313 and 314 are taught concurrently in the same classroom.


DANCE 314    Jazz Dance IV    1 Unit

Course Family:
Jazz Dance Technique
Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area III(a); CSU Area E2
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LAB
Description: Jazz Dance IV offers students an opportunity to work in more complex movement studies building on skills acquired in previous levels of jazz dance. Quicker, more intricate combinations in center floor will be sequenced into challenging across the floor combinations. Progressive technique for multiple jazz turns and leap patterns with an emphasis on changes of directions, dynamics, and levels will culminate in final choreography. Students will assess the socio-cultural media influences shaping jazz dance today, looking at postmodern theory to analyze jazz dance as culturally relevant. This course is for students with previous dance training, and students must acquire appropriate dance shoes and attire.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LAB D.Worth              FLC MAIN PE 203          16288 Textbook
DANCE 313 and 314 are taught concurrently in the same classroom.


DANCE 322    Ballet III    1 Unit

Course Family:
Ballet Technique
Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area III(a); CSU Area E2
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LAB
Description: This course in Ballet III provides a progression from level II barre, center, and across the floor exercises with an emphasis on the anatomy that governs ballet mechanics. Additional movement vocabulary and a refinement in epaulement, adagio and allegro sequences will be expected. The contributions of early 20th century choreographers and dancers will be highlighted along with level III variations. Students may present their class choreography in a final showcase performance. This course is for students who have successfully completed Ballet II or equivalent, and students must provide appropriate ballet shoes and ballet dress code attire.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LAB D.Worth              FLC MAIN PE 203          16291 Textbook
DANCE 322 and 323 are taught concurrently in the same classroom.


DANCE 323    Ballet IV    1 Unit

Course Family:
Ballet Technique
Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area III(a); CSU Area E2
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LAB
Description: This course is intended for students with ballet experience, and provides a progression from level III barre, center, and across the floor exercises with an opportunity for pre-pointe work, floor barre, conditioning, and variations. Technique and sequences at this level will require a refinement of intermediate steps and variations, as well as breathing techniques for muscular strength and endurance exercises. The contributions of contemporary ballet choreographers, dancers and companies will be highlighted in lecture. Students may showcase their work in a final semester-end performance. This course is for students who have successfully completed Ballet III or the equivalent, and students must supply appropriate ballet shoes and ballet dress code attire.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LAB D.Worth              FLC MAIN PE 203          16292 Textbook
DANCE 322 and 323 are taught concurrently in the same classroom.


DANCE 333    Modern Dance III    1 Unit

Course Family:
Modern Dance Technique
Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area III(a); CSU Area E2
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LAB
Description: Modern Dance III provides an exploration of modern dance techniques and movement concepts pioneered in the late 20th century, examining the role of postmodern theory in the development of movement ideas and choreography. Students will develop increased technical facility in the performance of modern dance level III movements while improving kinesthetic awareness and choreographic memorization. A review of modern dance history and an exploration of choreographic principles will enhance understanding of the creative and expressive foundations of this art form. This course is intended for students who have successfully completed Modern Dance II or have previous dance training.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LAB D.Worth              FLC MAIN PE 203          16298 Textbook
DANCE 333 and 334 are taught concurrently in the same classroom.


DANCE 334    Modern Dance IV    1 Unit

Course Family:
Modern Dance Technique
Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area III(a); CSU Area E2
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LAB
Description: Modern Dance IV continues to develop fundamental modern dance skills learned in the previous levels, focusing on proper alignment and technique while performing complex combinations and developing a personal style. There will be opportunities for creative exploration and self-expression through the use of choreographic assignments in improvisation and movement messaging utilizing problem-solving techniques. Students will review the history of the development of modern dance, and assess the relevance of postmodern dance. Students will cultivate unique projects for a comprehensive understanding the contemporaneous relevance of this dance form. This course is intended for students who have successfully completed Modern Dance III or have previous dance training.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LAB D.Worth              FLC MAIN PE 203          16299 Textbook
DANCE 333 and 334 are taught concurrently in the same classroom.


DANCE 353    Urban Hip Hop III    1 Unit

Course Family:
Hip Hop Technique and Competition
Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area III(a); CSU Area E2
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LAB
Description: This course emphasizes style, technical precision, strength, agility, and the cultivation of urban dance somatics. Dance combinations will introduce new styles and increase the degree of difficulty with center floor work. Urban Hip Hop III dance combinations will be taught covering various styles within hip hop dance genre, and students will work in groups to create a final presentation that expands the teacher choreographed dance into a full length performance piece, utilizing choreographic elements and student choreography. The theoretical emphasis of this course will cover the development of the various styles of hip hop dance including, but not limited to: b-boying/b-girling, breaking, krumping, popping, locking, and tutting. Low traction, comfortable athletic shoes and loose fitting clothing will be required, and some students may wish to wear knee pads.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LAB S.Mitchell           FLC MAIN PE 203          16295 Textbook
DANCE 353 and 354 are taught concurrently in the same classroom.


DANCE 354    Urban Hip Hop IV    1 Unit

Course Family:
Hip Hop Technique and Competition
Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area III(a); CSU Area E2
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LAB
Description: This course builds on the foundation provided in Dance 353. It will focus on improvisation, freestyle, cyphering, and battling. Musicality and storytelling are explored along with floor work, rapid tempos, and building upper body strength. This course is for students with previous urban Hip Hop dance training. This is an intermediate level course that builds on the skills learned in Urban Hip Hop levels I-III. Students will be introduced to freestyle movement and the elements of cyphering, battling and competition. Musicality, emotion, and storytelling are explores as students develop their own artistry within freestyle movement. The emphasis of this class will be on utilizing intermediate level skills with freestyle movement. Low traction, comfortable athletic shoes and loose fitting clothing will be required, and some students may wish to wear knee pads. A field trip may be required.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LAB S.Mitchell           FLC MAIN PE 203          16296 Textbook
DANCE 353 and 354 are taught concurrently in the same classroom.


DANCE 380    World Dance History    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; AA/AS Area VI; CSU Area C1; IGETC Area 3A
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: World Dance History will survey the development of dance traditions around the world from antiquity to the present day, applying basic theoretical models to analyze dance as culturally meaningful. The course will explore how/why dance is created, borrowed/exploited, hybridized and revered in human culture. The impact of social, political, economic, cultural and religious forces shaping dance throughout history will be examined. Cross-cultural transmissions of movement stylization will inform the studentsÔ understanding of dance chronology and theory.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC D.Worth              FLC MAIN PE 203          16201 
Textbook


DANCE 442    Performing and Touring Group: MOSAIC Dance Company III    3 Units

Course Family:
Touring Group Performance and Production
Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area III(a) (effective Summer 2017); CSU Area E2 (effective Summer 2017)
Enrollment Limitation: Enrollment in this course and participation in MOSAIC Dance Company is granted only through a successful completion of the formal dance audition process at Folsom Lake College. Intermediate and advanced students of dance are encouraged to audition.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: MOSAIC Dance Company III is a course designed to provide a touring performance opportunity for intermediate and advanced dancers at the pre-professional level. MOSAIC dancers will represent the Folsom Lake College Dance Program in the community through a performance tour, which will involve some travel. Students will review audition skills, choreography techniques, and production coordination requirements for performing on tour. Dancers may be exposed to several genres of dance including but not limited to: Ballet, Jazz, Tap, Hip-Hop, Lyrical, Contemporary and other cultural styles. Students must supply dance attire, costumes and appropriate dance shoes for rehearsals and performance. Students are admitted into MOSAIC Dance Company by audition only.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
W         01:00PM-02:50PM LEC D.Worth              FLC MAIN PE 203          16413 Textbook
W         02:50PM-03:25PM LAB D.Worth              FLC MAIN PE 203            
M         01:00PM-03:25PM LAB D.Worth              FLC MAIN PE 203            
DANCE 442 and 443 are taught concurrently in the same classroom on MW 1:00 pm - 3:25 pm.


DANCE 443    Performing and Touring Group: MOSAIC Dance Company IV    3 Units

Course Family:
Touring Group Performance and Production
Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area III(a) (effective Summer 2017); CSU Area E2 (effective Summer 2017)
Enrollment Limitation: Enrollment in this course and participation in MOSAIC Dance Company is granted only through a successful completion of the formal dance audition process at Folsom Lake College. Intermediate and advanced students of dance are encouraged to audition.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: *MOSAIC Dance Company IV is a course designed to provide performance opportunities for intermediate and advanced dancers at the pre-professional level. MOSAIC dancers will represent the Folsom Lake College Dance Program in the community through group performance in a formal concert setting. Students will review and refine audition skills, choreography techniques, professional standards for performing on tour, as well as implementation of education outreach projects, which may involve travel. Dancers may be exposed to several genres of dance including but not limited to: Ballet, Jazz, Tap, Hip-Hop, Lyrical, Contemporary and other cultural styles. Students must supply dance attire, costumes and appropriate dance shoes for rehearsals and performance. Students are admitted into MOSAIC Dance Company by audition only.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
W         01:00PM-02:50PM LEC D.Worth              FLC MAIN PE 203          16415 Textbook
W         02:50PM-03:25PM LAB D.Worth              FLC MAIN PE 203            
M         01:00PM-03:25PM LAB D.Worth              FLC MAIN PE 203            
DANCE 442 and 443 are taught concurrently in the same classroom on MW 1:00 pm - 3:25 pm.


DANCE 498    Work Experience in Dance    1-4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 101 or ESLW 320
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b)
Enrollment Limitation: Student must be in a paid or non-paid internship, volunteer opportunity, or job related to career interests.
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 the field of Dance. Course content will include understanding the application of education to the workforce, completing required forms which document the student's progress and hours spent at the work site, and developing workplace skills and competencies. During the semester, the student is required to attend orientation. Students must complete 75 hours of related paid work experience, or 60 hours of related unpaid work experience, for one unit. An additional 75 hours of related paid work experience or 60 hours of related unpaid work experience is required for each additional unit. The course may be taken for a maximum of 16 units. Students should have access to a computer, the Internet, and some computer media such as a USB drive to store data files. Online students must have an email account. Only one Work Experience course may be taken per semester.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 14-May 11
TBA       TBA             LAB K.Funderburg         FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      16163 
Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please go to flc.losrios.edu/~wexp for more information.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TBA       TBA             LAB K.Funderburg         FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      16164 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please go to flc.losrios.edu/~wexp for more information.

TBA       TBA             LAB A.Domek              Off Campus RCC ONLINE    16165 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please go to flc.losrios.edu/~wexp for more information.

TBA       TBA             LAB S.Wells              El Dorado EDC ONLINE     16166 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please go to flc.losrios.edu/~wexp for more information.

Early Childhood Education (ECE)


ECE 300    Introduction to Principles and Practices in Early Childhood Education    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course provides an introduction to early childhood education, including an overview of the history of the field, evolution of professional practices and ethics, educational principles that support child development from birth through the school-age years, and teaching practices based on observation, documentation, and interpretation of children's behavior. (C-ID ECE 120)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        01:00PM-02:20PM LEC L.Daly               FLC MAIN FL4 135         15779 
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W         07:00PM-10:05PM LEC L.Daly               FLC MAIN FL2 209         15778 Textbook
M         07:00PM-10:05PM LEC L.Daly               Rancho RCC1 125          16452 Textbook


ECE 304    Family to Family: Introduction to Family Child Care    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC
Description: This course is an orientation to family child care including local regulations, health and safety, curriculum, behavior management, and business requirements of in-home child care services.

Schedule: Other Term, Apr 08-Apr 22
Sa        08:00AM-05:00PM LEC J.Walker             FLC MAIN FL4 135         16453 
Textbook
ECE 304 meets on Saturdays, April 8th and April 22nd, in room FL4 135.


ECE 312    Child Development    3 Units

Same As: PSYC 372
Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 101 or 103; or ESLL 310, ESLR 320, and ESLW 320.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); AA/AS Area III(b); CSU Area D; CSU Area E1; IGETC Area 4
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course will examine the physical, cognitive, social and emotional development of the child from the prenatal period through adolescence. Scientific findings from a range of disciplines will inform an integrated examination of theory and practice during the childhood years. This course is designed to fulfill General Education, Early Childhood Education and Psychology degree requirements. This course is not open to those who have previously taken PSYC 372. (C-ID CDEV 100)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Kraemer            FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      16053 
Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. Optional online D2L orientations are available at this D2L website and this video tutorial website. For more information, please see the instructor's website.

TBA       TBA             LEC J.Kraemer            FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      16056 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. Optional online D2L orientations are available at this D2L website and this video tutorial website. For more information, please see the instructor's website.

TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LEC J.Kraemer            FLC MAIN FL4 135         16055 Textbook
T         07:00PM-10:05PM LEC M.Peralta            FLC MAIN FL2 209         16239 Textbook



F         01:00PM-02:20PM LEC E.Ferry-Perata       Rancho RCC1 125          16417 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC E.Ferry-Perata       Off Campus RCC ONLINE    16417 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which approximately half of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet and have an active email address. The class will meet on campus during the time listed above.

MW        01:00PM-02:20PM LEC M.Peralta            El Dorado EDC A205       16054 Textbook


ECE 314    The Child, the Family and the Community    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 101
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b); CSU Area D; CSU Area E1
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This fundamental course examines socialization and developmental processes of the child within the family and the environmental influences on growth and development; including gender, peers, schooling, the media, socioeconomic status, race, ethnicity, language, and developmental differences. Community resources available to support family systems and dynamics will be examined. (C-ID CDEV 110)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Kraemer            FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      16057 
Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. Optional online D2L orientations are available at this D2L website and this video tutorial website. For more information, please see the instructor's website.

TBA       TBA             LEC J.Kraemer            FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      16058 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. Optional online D2L orientations are available at this D2L website and this video tutorial website. For more information, please see the instructor's website.

Th        07:00PM-08:50PM LEC A.Sutton             El Dorado EDC A205       16300 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC A.Sutton             El Dorado EDC ONLINE     16300 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which approximately one-third of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet and have an active email address. The class will meet on campus during the time listed above.


ECE 320    Curriculum and Interactions in Early Childhood Education    4 Units

Prerequisite: ECE 300 with a grade of "C" or better; AND either ECE 312 or PSYC 372 with a grade of "C" or better.
Enrollment Limitation: Students must show proof of negative tuberculosis as well as being immunized against influenza, pertussis, and measles prior to participating in the lab. Fingerprinting clearance is required for some lab placements.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 108 hours LAB
Description: This course provides supervised experience working with children in an early childhood setting. Topics include principles of curriculum development, classroom design, and child guidance, with opportunity to apply these key teaching principles in practical situations. This course is approved as the required programs and curriculum core course specified in Title 22 of the Health and Safety Code of the Department of Social Services, Community Care Licensing Division and Title 5 Department of Education regulations. Before beginning lab assignments, students must show proof of TB clearance and required immunizations. Fingerprinting clearance is required for some lab placements. (C-ID ECE 130)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
Th        07:00PM-09:05PM LEC L.Daly               FLC MAIN FL4 135         15780 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB L.Daly               FLC MAIN FLCTBA            
The mandatory orientation for this class will be on Thursday, January 12, 2017 from 6:30pm-8:00pm on the Folsom Main Campus in FL4-135. This course has 6.6 hours of arranged lab per week. Students will complete required lab paperwork at orientation. Lab placements are assigned by the instructor in the Folsom, Placerville, or Rancho Cordova areas prior to the semester's start. Students begin lab the first week of the semester. Students requesting to complete lab at their worksite must petition the instructor in advance and have all criteria documentation submitted and approved prior to the semester's start. TB clearance must be received before the first class meeting. Some lab placements may require fingerprinting.


ECE 326    Making Learning Visible Through Observation and Documentation    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGRD 110 or ENGWR 101
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course applies critical and reflective thinking to observation and assessment of young childrenÔs development. It prepares teachers of young children to use observation, documentation, and interpretation strategies to improve program quality in early childhood settings. Multiple forms of child assessment and early childhood program assessment are explored. (C-ID ECE 200)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
W         07:00PM-10:05PM LEC K.Bliss              FLC MAIN FL4 136         16125 
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W         07:00PM-10:05PM LEC A.Sutton             FLC MAIN FL4 136         16125 Textbook


ECE 330    Infant and Toddler Development    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b) (effective Summer 2016)
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course examines infant development, from pre-conception to three years of age, providing a review of research findings related to infancy and implications for infant care.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
W         07:00PM-10:05PM LEC M.Peralta            FLC MAIN FL4 135         15784 
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ECE 331    Care and Education of Infants and Toddlers    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ECE 330, ENGRD 110, and ENGWR 101
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course applies current research in infant development to the teaching and care of infants in group settings. Emphasis is on early childhood education principles and practices when applied to the care and education of infants from birth to three years of age. It includes strategies for designing, implementing, and evaluating group care programs for infants.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Peralta            FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      16059 
Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. Additional information for this class can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website at D2L.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. For more information, please contact the instructor at peraltm@flc.losrios.edu


ECE 342    Constructive Math and Science in Early Childhood Education    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGRD 310 and ENGWR 101
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: The course is an introduction to the constructivist approach to teaching pre-math and science in early childhood education. The content and teaching techniques support the perspective that children construct knowledge through a dynamic, interactive process that facilitates their development of working theories related to math and science. Topics include an overview of the role of the teacher in developing appropriate experiences for children and a review of current standards and guidelines.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
T         07:00PM-10:05PM LEC J.Kraemer            FLC MAIN FL4 135         16631 
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ECE 343    Language and Literacy Development in Early Childhood    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 101; ENGWR 101 or ENGRD 310.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course will prepare early childhood educators to recognize, understand and enhance the emergent language and literacy experiences and skills of young children. The knowledge of developmentally appropriate language and literacy practices will improve early childhood educators' abilities to support young children in the early years (birth to five years) to build a strong foundation for learning to read and write in the primary grades. Topics include an overview of the teacher's role in developing appropriate language and literacy experiences for young children, including strategies to support learning English as a second language.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
M         07:00PM-10:05PM LEC J.Daniels            FLC MAIN FL4 135         16454 
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ECE 356    Programs for the School-Age Child    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course covers the fundamentals of planning, implementing and evaluating programs for before- and after- school care of school-age children (K-8). Emphasis is on developmental levels, age-appropriate activities and day-to-day program operations.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 14-May 11
T         07:00PM-10:05PM LEC A.Sutton             FLC MAIN FL4 136         19509 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC A.Sutton             FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      19509 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which approximately half of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet and have an active email address. The class will meet on campus during the time listed above.


ECE 415    Children's Health, Safety and Nutrition    3 Units

Same As: NUTRI 320
Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ECE 312 or NUTRI 300
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b)
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course provides an introduction to the laws, regulations, standards, policies and procedures and early childhood curriculum related to child health safety and nutrition. The key components that ensure physical health, mental health and safety for both children and staff will be identified along with the importance of collaboration with families and health professionals. There is a focus on integrating the concepts into everyday planning and program development for all children. This course is not open to students who have received credit for NUTRI 320. (C-ID ECE 220)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
M         05:30PM-06:50PM LEC J.BoarerPitchford    Rancho RCC1 212          19510 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC J.BoarerPitchford    Off Campus RCC ONLINE    19510 Textbook
This is a hybrid class in which half of the meeting time is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The class will meet on campus once a week during the time listed above.


ECE 424    Adult Supervision: Mentoring in a Collaborative Learning Setting    2 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC
Description: This course is a study of the methods and principles of collaborative learning with emphasis on supervising teachers in early childhood education. This course focuses on the role of the mentor teacher who functions to guide the teaching team while simultaneously addressing the needs of children, families, and staff. This course satisfies the adult supervision requirement for the Child Development Master Teacher and Site Supervisor permits issued by the California Commission on Teacher Credentialing.

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 20-Mar 11
F         07:00PM-09:35PM LEC J.Walker             FLC MAIN FL4 135         16455 
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Sa        08:00AM-05:00PM LEC J.Walker             FLC MAIN FL4 135         16455 Textbook
ECE 424 meets on the following Fridays and Saturdays in room FL4 135: January 20 and 21, February 10 and 11, and March 10 and 11. The Saturday class time is 8:00AM to 5:00PM.


ECE 430    Culture and Diversity in Early Childhood Education    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area VI
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course examines the development of social identities in diverse societies including theoretical and practical implications of oppression and privilege as they apply to young children, families, programs, classrooms and teaching. Various classroom strategies will be explored emphasizing culturally and linguistically appropriate anti-bias approaches supporting all children in becoming competent members of a diverse society. The course includes self-examination and reflection on issues related to social identity, stereotypes and bias, social and educational access, media and schooling. (C-ID ECE 230)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
T         10:30AM-11:50AM LEC J.Kraemer            FLC MAIN FL4 135         15785 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Kraemer            FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      15785 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which half of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet and have an active email address. The class will meet on campus during the time listed above.


ECE 495    Independent Studies in Early Childhood Education    1-3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC ; 162 hours LAB

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                  FLC MAIN FLCTBA          19512 
Textbook


ECE 498    Work Experience in Early Childhood Education    1-4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 101 or ESLW 320
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b)
Enrollment Limitation: Student must be in a paid or non-paid internship, volunteer opportunity, or job related to career interests.
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 the field of Early Childhood Education. Course content will include understanding the application of education to the workforce, completing required forms which document the student's progress and hours spent at the work site, and developing workplace skills and competencies. During the semester, the student is required to attend orientation. Students must complete 75 hours of related paid work experience, or 60 hours of related unpaid work experience, for one unit. An additional 75 hours of related paid work experience or 60 hours of related unpaid work experience is required for each additional unit. The course may be taken for a maximum of 16 units. Students should have access to a computer, the Internet, and some computer media such as a USB drive to store data files. Online students must have an email account. Only one Work Experience course may be taken per semester.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 14-May 11
TBA       TBA             LAB K.Funderburg         FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      16026 
Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please go to flc.losrios.edu/~wexp for more information.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TBA       TBA             LAB K.Funderburg         FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      16117 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please go to flc.losrios.edu/~wexp for more information.

TBA       TBA             LAB A.Domek              Off Campus RCC ONLINE    16027 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please go to flc.losrios.edu/~wexp for more information.

TBA       TBA             LAB S.Wells              El Dorado EDC ONLINE     16030 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please go to flc.losrios.edu/~wexp for more information.

Economics (ECON)


ECON 302    Principles of Macroeconomics    3 Units

Prerequisite: MATH 120 with a grade of "C" or better, or placement through the assessment process.; or one full year of High School Algebra II with grades of "C" or better in each semester.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); CSU Area D; IGETC Area 4
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is a graphical and functional analysis of the economy as a whole. It focuses on the economy's well-being, problems, and possible solutions. Major topics include: market demand and supply; macroeconomic sectors, goals, and problems (unemployment, inflation, business cycles, and deficits); the economy's output and price level; aggregate demand, aggregate supply, and equilibrium; and macroeconomic policies (fiscal and monetary) aimed at solving problems and stabilizing the economy. Related topics such as international trade, international finance, and economic growth are also discussed. Coursework includes solving algebraic equations and graphing straight and curvilinear lines as taught in Intermediate Algebra. (C-ID ECON 202)

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jan 14-Mar 13
MW        06:00PM-09:05PM LEC D.Barthel            FLC MAIN FL1 204         15786 
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Th        01:00PM-04:10PM LEC TBA                  Rancho RCC1 212          16456 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                  Off Campus RCC ONLINE    16456 Textbook
This is a hybrid class in which half of the meeting time is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The class will meet once each week during the time listed above.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Radding            FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      15993 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The orientation for this course is online and can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website at D2L.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. For more information, please contact the instructor at raddinj@flc.losrios.edu

TBA       TBA             LEC J.Radding            FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      15788 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The orientation for this course is online and can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website at D2L.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. For more information, please contact the instructor at raddinj@flc.losrios.edu

T         10:30AM-11:50AM LEC S.Fitch              FLC MAIN FL4 136         16241 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC S.Fitch              FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      16241 Textbook
This is a hybrid class in which half of the meeting time is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The class will meet once each week during the time listed above.

M         10:30AM-11:50AM LEC S.Fitch              El Dorado EDC A205       15787 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC S.Fitch              El Dorado EDC ONLINE     15787 Textbook
This is a hybrid class in which half of the meeting time is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The class will meet once each week during the time listed above.


ECON 304    Principles of Microeconomics    3 Units

Prerequisite: MATH 120 with a grade of "C" or better, or placement through the assessment process.; or one full year of High School Algebra II with grades of "C" or better in each semester.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); CSU Area D; IGETC Area 4
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is a graphical and functional analysis of the units (sectors) making up the economy. The focus is on the sectorsÔ choices and interactions, microeconomic goals (efficiency and equity), problems, and solutions. Major topics include basic principles of economics; basic economic analyses; demand, supply, and equilibrium in a market; markets and applications; costs and production; product and resources markets; and microeconomic problems (externalities, public goods, and income inequality). Time permitting, related topics such as international trade and health economics may also be discussed. Coursework includes doing arithmetic problems, solving algebraic equations, and graphing straight and curvilinear lines. (C-ID ECON 201)

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 14-May 11
Th        01:00PM-04:10PM LEC C.Smith              Rancho RCC1 212          16457 
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TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                  Off Campus RCC ONLINE    16457 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which approximately half of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet and have an active email address. The class will meet on campus during the time listed above.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                  FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      15982 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The orientation for this course is online and can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website at D2L.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. For more information, please go to www.flc.losrios.edu/~vickrey.

Th        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC S.Fitch              FLC MAIN FL4 136         16020 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC S.Fitch              FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      16020 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which approximately half of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet and have an active email address. The class will meet on campus during the time listed above.


ECON 320    Concepts in Personal Finance    3 Units

Same As: BUS 320
Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); AA/AS Area III(b)
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is designed to assist individuals in analyzing their financial affairs. Elements and conceptual basis of financial planning, analysis, and decision making in areas of budgeting, taxes, borrowing, money management, insurance, investments, and retirement will be examined with an emphasis on principles to develop students' economic decision making. Students will be using mathematical concepts as well as reading and interpreting written and oral instructions. This course is not open to students who have received credit for ECON 320.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
M         07:00PM-10:05PM LEC J.McClatchy          FLC MAIN FL1 203         15698 
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Emergency Medical Technology (EMT)


EMT 101    Emergency Medical Technician Training    7 Units

Prerequisite: All EMT 101 students must have an American Heart Association BLS for the Health Care Provider CPR card (required under NHTSA and California Regulations) prior to the first day of class.
Advisory: AH 110; students are also advised to take an anatomy and physiology course prior to taking this course.
Enrollment Limitation: Students will be required to complete background checks/drug screens, purchase uniforms, verify immunizations, obtain Tb clearance, and fulfill other requirements as determined by site for the clinical component of this course. This course is not open to students with a current EMT - Basic certificate.
Hours: 81 hours LEC ; 135 hours LAB
Description: This course provides instruction to the level of Emergency Medical Technician (previously called EMT Basic or EMT-I). Topics include skills necessary to provide emergency medical care at a basic life support level with a fire, ambulance, or other specialized service. EMT students gain clinical experience in an ambulance and in emergency departments of hospitals. This course is recognized by both the Sacramento and El Dorado County Health Departments, Division of Emergency Medical Services, which are the certifying agencies for Sacramento and El Dorado Counties by the State of California. This certification is mandatory for all who wish to pursue a career working on an ambulance as a paramedic. EMT certification is also a pre-employment requirement for most fire departments. To be compliant with OSHA regulations, students may not have a beard or any facial hair below the lip. A final grade of "B" or better is required for a course completion certification. All students must bring a watch with seconds displayed each day to class. Students will also be required to have PPE (gloves) and other EMT equipment to participate in the clinical component. All students must purchase an EMT student T-shirt to be worn to all class sessions. Dark blue work pants will be required for the ER and ambulance experience. Students must purchase liability insurance from the college.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TTh       06:00PM-08:10PM LEC J.Swanson            El Dorado EDC A105       19513 
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TTh       08:20PM-10:10PM LAB J.Swanson            El Dorado EDC A105         
F         06:00PM-09:05PM LAB J.Swanson            El Dorado EDC A105         
TBA       TBA             LAB J.Swanson            El Dorado EDCTBA           
In addition to the class times listed above, students must complete 24 hours of experience in a local hospital's Emergency Room and/or "ride along" with an ambulance service to fulfill class requirements, as required by El Dorado County EMSA and NHTSA guidelines. Specific requirements regarding these hours will be discussed in class.


EMT 102    Emergency Medical Care Refresher    1.5 Units

Prerequisite: Current certification as an Emergency Medical Technician (I) or Basic.
Hours: 23 hours LEC ; 12 hours LAB
Description: This course provides continuing education and skills verification modules for current Emergency Medical Technicians (EMT) certified at the Basic Life Support (BLS) level. It satisfies most of the refresher requirements of local, state and national Emergency Medical Services (EMS) certifying organizations. EMS related topics include airway management and ventilation, cardiac care and resuscitation, patient assessment, injury management, legal and ethical issues, vital signs monitoring and assisting with medication administration. This course is designed for current California State certified EMT - Basic (1) and meets all state requirements for EMT (1) re-certification by Sacramento County and El Dorado County Health Departments, Division of Emergency Medical Services, which is the certifying agency for Sacramento County by the State of California. Basic Life Support (CPR) cards are not issued upon completion of this course. Students that have expired EMT (1) certification should contact the instructor prior to signing up for EMT 102. This course provides limited preparation for the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians (NREMT) re-certification exam. This course is not a complete NREMT re-certification course; only psychomotor skills certification for NREMT. A watch with a second hand and any type of pocket-sized EMS field reference guide is required. This course is graded on a Pass/No Pass basis. This course may be taken up to four times for credit. Students may need internet access in order to complete some of the course assignments.

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 18-Apr 01
Sa        08:30AM-05:10PM LEC B.Olson-Arenz        El Dorado EDC A105       16205 
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TBA       TBA             LAB B.Olson-Arenz        El Dorado EDC A105         
This class meets March 18, March 25, and April 1. Additionally, there are 4 hours TBA per week. Students must purchase liability insurance from the college.

Engineering (ENGR)


ENGR 303    Introduction to Logic Design    4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: Some previous exposure to programming at the high school level or above.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This is an introductory course in the fundamentals of designing digital computer hardware. This course covers: logic gates, binary number system, conversion between number systems, Boolean algebra, Karnaugh maps, combinational logic, digital logic design, flip-flops, programmable logic devices (PLDs), counters, registers, memories, state machines, designing combinational logic and state machines into PLDs, and basic computer architecture. The lab is design oriented and emphasizes the use of software equation entry tools, schematic entry, and logic simulation tools. Lab assignments are design oriented. This course is required for Electrical/Electronics Engineering and Computer Engineering majors at some universities. This course is also helpful for Computer Science majors, electronics technicians, and for students wishing to sample computer engineering.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        02:00PM-03:20PM LEC D.Ross               FLC MAIN FL5 9           15789 
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MW        03:30PM-04:50PM LAB D.Ross               FLC MAIN FL5 9             


ENGR 400    Introduction to Electrical Circuits and Devices    3 Units

Prerequisite: PHYS 421 with a grade of "C" or better
Corequisite: MATH 420
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course will provide engineering students with circuit analysis concepts and applications that will be of value in any engineering field as well as a solid foundation for electrical engineering and related majors. The course includes the analysis of circuits with resistors, inductors, capacitors, and independent and dependent voltage and current sources. Many analysis techniques will be applied to DC and AC circuits. Differential equations will be used to find the transient response of circuits. Power calculations will be performed on both DC and AC circuits, including an introduction to three-phase AC power. This course is required for most engineering Bachelors of Science degrees.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LEC D.Ross               FLC MAIN FL1 204         15916 
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English - Creative Writing (ENGCW)


ENGCW 400    Creative Writing    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 101 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement into ENGWR 300 via the assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area II(b); CSU Area C2
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This introductory creative writing course offers writing experience in three or four of the following genres: short story, poetry, creative nonfiction, and script writing. The course includes analysis of literary models, faculty and class critiques of work, and discussion of literary techniques in each of the covered genres. (C-ID ENGL 200)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        01:00PM-02:20PM LEC D.Larry-Kearney      El Dorado EDC C214       16301 
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ENGCW 410    Fiction Writing Workshop    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 101 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement into ENGWR 300 via the assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area II(b); CSU Area C2
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is focused on the craft of fiction writing, with an emphasis on short fiction. Students write short fictional pieces, receive feedback from their peers and the instructor, and analyze fiction written by professional writers.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LEC J.Fernandez          FLC MAIN FL4 133         16177 
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English - Education (ENGED)


ENGED 305    Structure of English    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 300 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: AA/AS Area II(a)
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: Designed for prospective teachers or those entering professions requiring strong written language skills, this course is a study of the structure of English grammar systems, especially as they relate to writing. Students will write 2-3 short essays (totaling 2000 words) in which they discuss various aspects of grammar instruction. The class includes the study and practice of traditional and modern grammars, with emphasis on the relationship of grammar to sentence structure. Students will have the opportunity to study the history of the English language, instructional methodologies, and selected issues of language acquisition among the culturally diverse population in California schools. This class meets the CSU, Sacramento, requirement for Liberal Studies majors and is on the list of recommended courses for English majors.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LEC D.Larry-Kearney      FLC MAIN PAC 1062        16359 
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ENGED 320    Service Learning: Tutoring Elementary Students in Reading    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGRD 110 with a grade of "C" or better, or placement through the assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b); CSU Area E1
Enrollment Limitation: Students are required to show proof of TB clearance and complete a fingerprint clearance through the cooperating school district before they can attend the school site for field work.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This class offers students an opportunity to learn and practice basic methods of tutoring elementary children in reading. Students will meet on campus the entire semester to be trained in tutoring reading. After the first 2-3 weeks of training, students will be assigned to a nearby public elementary school to tutor during school hours, or they may be placed in a before or after school program. At the tutoring site, they will have in-depth practice tutoring elementary children who are reading below grade level. The students will tutor a total of 54 hours. Students will continue to attend the lecture portion of the class throughout the semester in order to receive additional training. This course is one of the two required field experience courses for the CSUS Liberal Studies major, also known as the Teacher Preparation Program. Prior to beginning work in the schools, students may be required to be fingerprinted and must pass a TB test.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
M         02:30PM-04:35PM LEC T.Royer              FLC MAIN FL4 219         16302 
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TBA       TBA             LAB T.Royer              FLC MAIN FLCTBA            
This is a component of the Teacher Preparation program. At the start of the third week of instruction, students will begin their TBA lab hours, tutoring reading to public elementary school students at a school in the Folsom-Cordova district or a school under the jurisdiction of the El Dorado County Office of Education . Students must complete 54 TBA lab hours, which amounts to approximately three hours and 10 minutes per week, at their assigned sites.


Students must have availability to tutor during normal elementary school hours, generally sometime between 8am and 3pm. Though there are options of tutoring later in the day, the instructor may not be available to observe a session after hours. Students will work together with the professor and elementary school teacher to determine specific times for tutoring sessions.


Students must plan their schedules to have some of the above times open. Students must complete 54 hours of tutoring to complete the course. With permission of the instructor, students may tutor at other public elementary or middle schools in the Folsom area or in El Dorado County within the time frames listed above. Students will be responsible for participating in communications regarding the tutoring arrangements with the school and teachers, subject to approval of the college instructor.


The schedule listed above is tentative and subject to change.

English - Laboratory (ENGLB)


ENGLB 71    Reading and Writing Across the Curriculum    .5-3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 162 hours LAB
Description: Students receive individualized assistance with their reading and writing assignments across the disciplines. Students may enter the course at any time during the first 8 weeks of the semester and earn either 0.5 or 1 unit per semester. ENGLB 71 may be taken for up to 3 units total, at a rate of .5 or 1.0 unit per semester, until the 3 unit limit is reached. This course is graded pass/no pass.

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 17-May 10
TBA       TBA             LAB L.Sapra              FLC MAIN FL2 239         16172 
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This half (.5) unit class is offered in the FLC Reading and Writing Center, located on the 2nd floor of FL-2, room 239 at the main campus. The Center is open Monday, Thursday, and Friday 9:30am to 5:00pm, and Tuesday and Wednesday from 9:30am to 7:00pm. Phone Number: 916-608-6517. Students who do not begin work in the Reading and Writing Center during the first three weeks of class will be dropped. This class includes approximately 1.7 hours of TBA time per week, to be completed in the Reading and Writing Center.

TBA       TBA             LAB D.Siegfried          FLC MAIN FL2 239         16172 Textbook
This half (.5) unit class is offered in the FLC Reading and Writing Center, located on the 2nd floor of FL-2, room 239 at the main campus. The Center is open Monday, Thursday, and Friday 9:30am to 5:00pm, and Tuesday and Wednesday from 9:30am to 7:00pm. Phone Number: 916-608-6517. Students who do not begin work in the Reading and Writing Center during the first three weeks of class will be dropped. This class includes approximately 1.7 hours of TBA time per week, to be completed in the Reading and Writing Center.

TBA       TBA             LAB K.Brown              FLC MAIN FL2 239         16172 Textbook
This half (.5) unit class is offered in the FLC Reading and Writing Center, located on the 2nd floor of FL-2, room 239 at the main campus. The Center is open Monday, Thursday, and Friday 9:30am to 5:00pm, and Tuesday and Wednesday from 9:30am to 7:00pm. Phone Number: 916-608-6517. Students who do not begin work in the Reading and Writing Center during the first three weeks of class will be dropped. This class includes approximately 1.7 hours of TBA time per week, to be completed in the Reading and Writing Center.

TBA       TBA             LAB L.Danner             FLC MAIN FL2 239         16172 Textbook
This half (.5) unit class is offered in the FLC Reading and Writing Center, located on the 2nd floor of FL-2, room 239 at the main campus. The Center is open Monday, Thursday, and Friday 9:30am to 5:00pm, and Tuesday and Wednesday from 9:30am to 7:00pm. Phone Number: 916-608-6517. Students who do not begin work in the Reading and Writing Center during the first three weeks of class will be dropped. This class includes approximately 1.7 hours of TBA time per week, to be completed in the Reading and Writing Center.

TBA       TBA             LAB L.Sapra              FLC MAIN FL2 239         16013 Textbook
This one (1) unit class is offered in the FLC Reading and Writing Center, located on the 2nd floor of FL-2, room 239 at the main campus. The Center is open Monday, Thursday, and Friday 9:30am to 5:00pm, and Tuesday and Wednesday from 9:30am to 7:00pm. Phone Number: 916-608-6517. Students who do not begin work in the Reading and Writing Center during the first three weeks of class will be dropped. This class includes approximately 3.4 hours of TBA time per week, to be completed in the Reading and Writing Center.

TBA       TBA             LAB L.Sapra              Off Campus RCC1 203      16615 Textbook
This half (.5) unit class is offered in the Rancho Cordova Center Learning Resource Center (LRC). An instructor will be available for instruction on Mondays and Wednesdays from 1:00-3:15 pm. However, students may complete coursework in the LRC anytime it is open. Students must complete 27 hours of work, which shall include at least one tutoring session with the instructor in the Learning Resource Center. This class has approximately 1.7 hours of TBA time per week.

TBA       TBA             LAB L.Sapra              Off Campus RCC1 203      16616 Textbook
This one (1) unit class is offered in the Rancho Cordova Center Learning Resource Center (LRC). An instructor will be available for instruction on Mondays and Wednesdays from 1:00-3:15 pm. However, students may complete coursework in the LRC anytime it is open. Students must complete 54 hours of work, which shall include at least one tutoring session with the instructor in the Learning Resource Center. This class has approximately 3.4 hours of TBA time per week.

TBA       TBA             LAB K.Leland             El Dorado EDC C213       16014 Textbook
This half (.5) unit class is offered in The English Center, located in C213 at the El Dorado Center in Placerville. The Center is open daily 9:00am to 2:00pm, and Wednesdays from 4:00pm to 7:00pm. Students who do not begin work in the English Center during the first three weeks of class will be dropped. Call 530-642-5686 for updated information or contact the instructor at lelandk@flc.losrios.edu. This class includes approximately 1.7 hours of TBA time per week, to be completed in the English Center or other designated areas.

TBA       TBA             LAB K.Leland             El Dorado EDC C213       16015 Textbook
This one (1) unit class is offered in The English Center, located in C213 at the El Dorado Center in Placerville. The Center is open daily 9:00am to 2:00pm, and Wednesdays from 4:00pm to 7:00pm. Students who do not begin work in the English Center during the first three weeks of class will be dropped. Call 530-642-5686 for updated information or contact the instructor at lelandk@flc.losrios.edu. This class includes approximately 3.4 hours of TBA time per week, to be completed in the English Center or other designated areas.

English - Literature (ENGLT)


ENGLT 303    Introduction to the Short Story    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 101 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement into ENGWR 300 through the assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C2; IGETC Area 3B
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course introduces students to the short story genre, and involves a close study of this genre's role in literary history. Students will read, analyze, and discuss short stories by predominantly American and British authors, but include authors from other countries who have been significant to this genre. Thematic emphasis will focus on the connections between literature, culture, and human experience.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        01:00PM-02:20PM LEC T.Rauschkolb         FLC MAIN FL2 232         19517 
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ENGLT 311    English Literature II    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 101 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement into ENGWR 300 via the assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C2; IGETC Area 3B
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course surveys significant works of British authors from the beginning of Romanticism in the Eighteenth Century to the Moderns and Post-Moderns of the Twentieth Century, with consideration of the important aspects of English literary history. In this course, students will read and analyze numerous literary works relevant to literature as a whole and to British culture in particular, making connections between various literary periods. (C-ID ENGL 165)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC F.Fletcher           FLC MAIN FL1 206         16242 
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ENGLT 321    American Literature II    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 101 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement into ENGWR 300 via the assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C2; IGETC Area 3B
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course surveys representative American literature from approximately 1865 (the post-Civil War period) to the present, with consideration of important aspects of American literary history. It begins with the end of the Romantic period and follows the rise of Realism and Modernism. The course may incorporate examples of local color, regionalism, social criticism, naturalism and determinism, and/or works by "Lost Generation" or modernist writers as well as contemporary authors and poets. (C-ID ENGL 135)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        01:00PM-02:20PM LEC K.Leland             El Dorado EDC A213       16243 
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ENGLT 330    African American Literature    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 101 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C2; IGETC Area 3B
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is a survey of the most representative African-American writers and periods of African-American Literature from slavery to the present. This comprehensive literary study includes analysis of significant historical and cultural influences.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC L.Danner             FLC MAIN FL1 204         19527 
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ENGLT 340    World Literature I    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 101 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement into ENGWR 300 via the assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; AA/AS Area VI; CSU Area C2; IGETC Area 3B
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course involves a survey of significant masterpieces of Classical, Medieval, and Renaissance literature from the Hebrew Bible to John Milton's Paradise Lost. Students will analyze numerous works of literature, comparing ideas across time, place, and culture and making connections between different literary works and between different literary periods. (C-ID ENGL 140)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LEC F.Fletcher           FLC MAIN FL4 219         19528 
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English - Reading (ENGRD)


ENGRD 16    Basic Reading Skills    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 48
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is the beginning level class in the FLC reading sequence and is the prerequisite course for ENGRD 110. The class will be taught in lecture format. It is designed to prepare students for the higher level reading skills required in college and in the workplace. Areas of concentration include comprehension skills such as using before, during and after reading strategies, finding the main idea, identifying supporting details and making inferences; basic textbook reading techniques; and vocabulary development.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TTh       04:00PM-05:20PM LEC D.Larry-Kearney      FLC MAIN PAC 1062        19529 
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ENGRD 18    Individualized Reading Skills    1-2 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 36 hours LEC
Description: This course offers individualized reading instruction modules at a wide range of skill levels, from basic to advanced, designed to help the student improve reading skills in specific areas. Modules assigned will vary according to the student's needs and ability level. Specific skill areas could include: comprehension (stated and implied main idea, major and minor details, inferences, organization, fact from opinion, tone, evaluating arguments), vocabulary development, speed reading, and textbook reading skills. This course is graded Pass / No Pass. Students may register up to the 10th week of the semester if the course is not full. Scheduling is flexible, based on the FLC Reading and Writing Center or EDC English Center hours of operation.

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 17-May 10
TBA       TBA             LEC K.Brown              FLC MAIN FL2 239         16138 
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This one (1) unit class is offered in the FLC Reading and Writing Center, located in FL2-239 on the FLC-Main campus. Students must visit the Reading and Writing Center during the first two weeks of classes to begin working. Students who do not begin work in the Reading and Writing Center during the first two weeks of class will be dropped. Students will have 15.8 weeks to complete 18 hours of work, with an average of approximately 1.1 hours of work per week. All work must be completed in the Reading and Writing Center during open hours. Please call 916-608-6517 or visit the lab for more information.

TBA       TBA             LEC K.Brown              FLC MAIN FL2 239         16139 Textbook
This two (2) unit class is offered in the FLC Reading and Writing Center, located in FL2-239 on the FLC-Main campus. Students must visit the Reading and Writing Center during the first two weeks of classes to begin working. Students who do not begin work in the Reading and Writing Center during the first two weeks of class will be dropped. Students will have 15.8 weeks to complete 36 hours of work, with an average of approximately 2.2 hours of work per week. All work must be completed in the Reading and Writing Center during open hours. Please call 916-608-6517 or visit the lab for more information.

TBA       TBA             LEC K.Leland             El Dorado EDC C213       16140 Textbook
This one (1) unit class is offered in The English Center, located in C213 at the El Dorado Center in Placerville. This individualized class is appropriate for a wide range of skill levels, from basic to advanced. The Center is open daily 9:00am to 2:00pm, and Wednesdays from 4:00pm to 7:00pm. Students who do not begin work in the English Center during the first three weeks of class will be dropped. Call 530-642-5686 for updated information or contact the instructor at lelandk@flc.losrios.edu. This class includes approximately 1.1 hours of TBA time per week, to be completed in the English Center.

TBA       TBA             LEC K.Leland             El Dorado EDC C213       16141 Textbook
This two (2) unit class is offered in The English Center, located in C213 at the El Dorado Center in Placerville. This individualized class is appropriate for a wide range of skill levels, from basic to advanced. The Center is open daily 9:00am to 2:00pm, and Wednesdays from 4:00pm to 7:00pm. Students who do not begin work in the English Center during the first three weeks of class will be dropped. Call 530-642-5686 for updated information or contact the instructor at lelandk@flc.losrios.edu. This class includes approximately 2.2 hours of TBA time per week, to be completed in the English Center.


ENGRD 110    Comprehension Strategies and Vocabulary Development For College    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGRD 16; or placement through the assessment process.
Advisory: ENGLB 71
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is designed to help students prepare for college level reading. Areas of concentration include vocabulary development, literal and inferential comprehension skills, textbook reading techniques, study skills, and reading for pleasure. Students will become more efficient readers by learning to vary reading rate depending upon their purposes for reading. Enrollment in ENGLB 71 is recommended for additional individualized help.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC M.Plaxton            FLC MAIN FL2 232         16153 
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MW        04:00PM-05:20PM LEC T.Rauschkolb         Rancho RCC1 125          16210 Textbook


ENGRD 310    Critical Reading as Critical Thinking    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGRD 110 or ESLR 320 with a grade of "C" or better, or placement through the assessment process.
Advisory: ENGLB 71 or ENGRD 18
General Education: AA/AS Area II(b); CSU Area A3
Enrollment Limitation: This course is not open to students who have successfully completed a three unit reading class at the ENGRD 200 level.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course covers the theory and practice of critical reading as critical thinking for successful academic performance. The course emphasizes the following areas: logic and its relation to written text; inductive and deductive reasoning; formal and informal fallacies; academic vocabulary advancement; development of effective and flexible reading rates; proficiency of textual comprehension; identification of rhetorical elements; discernment between factual evidence and opinion; strategic application of these abilities in reading university level texts. This course meets reading competency.One or more hours per week may be required in the Folsom Lake College Reading and Writing Center or English Center. (Competency: Reading)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC M.Plaxton            FLC MAIN FL2 232         16199 
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MW        01:00PM-02:20PM LEC M.Plaxton            FLC MAIN FL1 204         16257 Textbook
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC D.Larry-Kearney      FLC MAIN PAC 1062        19535 Textbook
TTh       05:30PM-06:50PM LEC D.Larry-Kearney      FLC MAIN PAC 1062        16360 Textbook
MW        02:30PM-03:50PM LEC D.Larry-Kearney      El Dorado EDC A206       16361 Textbook

English - Writing (ENGWR)


ENGWR 39    Basic Writing Skill Development    2 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 36 hours LEC
Description: This course provides instruction in basic writing skills, including the composing of simple, compound and complex sentences and a review of paragraph structure, organization and development. The class is taught in an individualized, modular format and is graded on a Pass/No Pass basis. Students may enroll up to the fourth week of the semester.

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 17-May 10
TBA       TBA             LEC L.Danner             FLC MAIN FL2 239         16127 
Textbook
This class is offered in FLC Reading and Writing Center, located on the 2nd floor of FL2, room 239 at the main campus. The Center is open Monday, Thursday, and Friday 9:30am to 5:00pm, and Tuesday and Wednesday from 9:30am to 7:00pm. Phone Number: 916-608-6517. Students interested in taking this class should go to the Folsom Main-Reading and Writing Center (FL2-239) during our open hours during the first two weeks of the semester to be placed in the correct module. Students who do not begin work in the Reading and Writing Center by the end of week three will be dropped. This class includes approximately 2.2 hours of TBA time per week, to be completed in the Reading and Writing Center.

TBA       TBA             LEC K.Leland             El Dorado EDC C213       16126 Textbook
This class is offered in The English Center, located in Building C, room 213 at the El Dorado Center in Placerville. The Center is open daily 9:00 am to 2:00 pm, and Wednesdays from 4:00pm to 7:00pm. Students who do not begin work in the English Center during the first three weeks of class will be dropped. Call 530-642-5686 for updated information or contact the instructor at lelandk@flc.losrios.edu. This class includes approximately 2.2 hours of TBA time per week, to be completed in the English Center.


ENGWR 46    Individualized Writing Skills    1.5 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 27 hours LEC
Description: This class offers personalized writing instruction programs at a wide range of skill levels designed to help the student acquire or improve writing skills in specific areas. Programs assigned will vary according to the student's needs, goals, and ability level. Specific skill areas could include: grammar, punctuation and mechanics, sentence coordination and subordination, topic sentence, paragraph and essay development and organization, thesis statement, and rhetorical modes. This course is graded on a Pass/ No Pass basis. Students may register through the 10th week of the semester. Scheduling is flexible depending on the FLC Reading and Writing Center or EDC English Center hours of operation.

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 17-May 10
TBA       TBA             LEC L.Danner             FLC MAIN FL2 239         16173 
Textbook
This class is offered in FLC Reading and Writing Center, located on the 2nd floor of FL2, room 239 at the main campus. The Center is open Monday, Thursday, and Friday 9:30am to 5:00pm, and Tuesday and Wednesday from 9:30am to 7:00pm. Phone Number: 916-608-6517. Students must come in to the Folsom Main-Reading and Writing Center (FL2-239) during our open hours during the first two weeks of the semester to be placed in the correct module. Students who do not begin work in the Reading and Writing Center during the first three weeks of class will be dropped. This class includes approximately 1.7 hours of TBA time per week, to be completed in the Reading and Writing Center.

TBA       TBA             LEC K.Leland             El Dorado EDC C213       16174 Textbook
This class is offered in The English Center, located in Building C, room 213 at the El Dorado Center in Placerville. The Center is open daily 9:00 am to 2:00 pm, and Wednesdays from 4:00pm to 7:00pm. Students who do not begin work in the English Center during the first three weeks of class will be dropped. Call 530-642-5686 for updated information or contact the instructor at lelandk@flc.losrios.edu. This class includes approximately 1.7 hours of TBA time per week, to be completed in the English Center.


ENGWR 47    Individualized Spelling Skills    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 18 hours LEC
Description: This course offers individualized instruction programs at a wide range of skill levels designed to help the student acquire or improve specific spelling skills. Modules assigned will vary according to student's needs and ability level. Specific skill areas could include: phonics review of long and short vowels, prefixes and suffixes, commonly misspelled words, how to proofread and effectively use spell check, look alike, sound alike words, basic spelling rules. This course is graded on a Pass/ No Pass basis. Students may register through the 10th week of the semester. Scheduling is flexible, based on the FLC Reading, Writing, Math Center or EDC English Center's hours of operation.

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 17-May 10
TBA       TBA             LEC D.Siegfried          FLC MAIN FL2 239         16356 
Textbook
This class is offered in FLC Reading and Writing Center, located on the 2nd floor of FL2, room 239 at the main campus. The Center is open Monday, Thursday, and Friday 9:30am to 5:00pm, and Tuesday and Wednesday from 9:30am to 7:00pm. Phone Number: 916-608-6517. Students must come in to the Folsom Main-Reading and Writing Center (FL2-239) during our open hours during the first two weeks of the semester to be placed in the correct module. Students who do not begin work in the Reading and Writing Center during the first three weeks of class will be dropped. This class includes approximately 1.1 hours of TBA time per week, to be completed in the Reading and Writing Center.

TBA       TBA             LEC K.Leland             El Dorado EDC C213       16357 Textbook
This class is offered in The English Center, located in Building C, room 213 at the El Dorado Center in Placerville. The Center is open daily 9:00 am to 2:00 pm, and Wednesdays from 4:00pm to 7:00pm. Students who do not begin work in the English Center during the first three weeks of class will be dropped. Call 530-642-5686 for updated information or contact the instructor at lelandk@flc.losrios.edu. This class includes approximately 1.1 hours of TBA time per week, to be completed in the English Center.


ENGWR 48    Individualized Vocabulary Skills    1.5 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 27 hours LEC
Description: Individualized instruction modules at a wide range of skill levels designed to help the student acquire and/or improve written vocabulary skills and usage. Modules assigned will vary according to student's needs and ability level. Specific skill areas could include: using words in context; effective dictionary usage; prefixes, suffixes and roots; job-related, college related and/or other specialized vocabularies. This course is graded on a Pass/No Pass basis. Students may register through the 10th week of the semester. Scheduling is flexible, based on the FLC Reading and Writing Center or EDC English Center's hours of operation.

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 17-May 10
TBA       TBA             LEC D.Siegfried          FLC MAIN FL2 239         16175 
Textbook
This class is offered in FLC Reading and Writing Center, located on the 2nd floor of FL2, room 239 at the main campus. The Center is open Monday, Thursday, and Friday 9:30am to 5:00pm, and Tuesday and Wednesday from 9:30am to 7:00pm. Phone Number: 916-608-6517. Students must come in to the Folsom Main-Reading and Writing Center (FL2-239) during our open hours during the first two weeks of the semester to be placed in the correct module. Students who do not begin work in the Reading and Writing Center during the first three weeks of class will be dropped. This class includes approximately 1.7 hours of TBA time per week, to be completed in the Reading and Writing Center.

TBA       TBA             LEC K.Leland             El Dorado EDC C213       16176 Textbook
This class is offered in The English Center, located in Building C, room 213 at the El Dorado Center in Placerville. The Center is open daily 9:00 am to 2:00 pm, and Wednesdays from 4:00pm to 7:00pm. Students who do not begin work in the English Center during the first three weeks of class will be dropped. Call 530-642-5686 for updated information or contact the instructor at lelandk@flc.losrios.edu. This class includes approximately 1.7 hours of TBA time per week, to be completed in the English Center.


ENGWR 51    Developmental Writing    4 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 41 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement through the assessment process.
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: This writing course, designed to prepare students for ENGWR 101, will focus on paragraph and short essay writing. Students will study and practice the writing process, learn to create clear and correct sentences, and develop the skills necessary to write a variety of focused, developed, organized paragraphs and short essays. Level appropriate related readings will help students develop critical thinking skills. Students will be responsible for writing up to five full-process essays as part of a 3000 word writing requirement for this class.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        10:30AM-12:35PM LEC J.Fernandez          FLC MAIN FL1 7           15801 
Textbook
MW        01:00PM-03:05PM LEC D.Siegfried          FLC MAIN FL5 14          15802 Textbook
TTh       01:00PM-03:05PM LEC D.Lacy               FLC MAIN FL5 11          15995 Textbook
TTh       08:15AM-10:20AM LEC Y.Price              FLC MAIN FL4 219         20071 Textbook
MW        01:00PM-03:05PM LEC J.Hawley             FLC MAIN FL5 12          20210 Textbook
MW        07:00PM-09:05PM LEC J.Manfredi           FLC MAIN PAC 1061        15803 Textbook
MW        01:00PM-03:05PM LEC W.Williams           Rancho RCC1 105          16462 Textbook
MW        10:30AM-12:35PM LEC K.Brown              El Dorado EDC C214       15804 Textbook
TTh       06:00PM-08:05PM LEC W.Williams           El Dorado EDC A204       16034 Textbook


ENGWR 101    College Writing    4 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 51 or ESLW 320 with a grade of "C" or better, or placement through the assessment process.
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: This writing course, designed to prepare the student for ENGWR 300, will focus on reading and writing as integrally related skills. Students will study and practice such things as the writing process, summarizing, critical thinking, creating clear/varied correct sentences and incorporating sources as they develop the skills necessary to write a variety of focused, developed, organized essays. Students will be responsible for writing at least six full-process essays (500 word minimum per essay).

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jan 14-Mar 13
TTh       10:30AM-02:35PM LEC K.Brown              FLC MAIN FL4 137         15996 
Textbook
This course is part of a two-course sequence that enables students to complete ENGWR 101 and ENGWR 300 in one semester. Students will enroll in this course (#15996) and ENGWR 300 (#15819). Instructor consent is required to enroll in these two classes. For more information, please contact the instructor at brownk@flc.losrios.edu.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        08:15AM-10:20AM LEC L.Danner             FLC MAIN FL4 232         15806 Textbook



TTh       10:30AM-12:35PM LEC T.Rauschkolb         FLC MAIN FL2 232         15807 Textbook
This class is part of the First Year Experience program. For more information, please go to the First Year Experience Webpage.

MW        01:00PM-03:05PM LEC Y.Price              FLC MAIN FL5 13          15808 Textbook
MW        01:00PM-03:05PM LEC L.Danner             FLC MAIN FL1 7           15981 Textbook
TTh       01:00PM-03:05PM LEC T.Rauschkolb         FLC MAIN FL2 232         16035 Textbook



TTh       10:30AM-12:35PM LEC B.Beda               FLC MAIN FL2 212         16611 Textbook
This class is part of the First Year Experience program. For more information, please go to the First Year Experience Webpage.

MW        05:30PM-07:35PM LEC R.Cruz               FLC MAIN FL5 12          15809 Textbook
TTh       05:30PM-07:35PM LEC D.Lacy               FLC MAIN FL5 12          15810 Textbook
TTh       07:00PM-09:05PM LEC C.Stanphill          FLC MAIN FL5 14          16304 Textbook
MW        09:00AM-11:05AM LEC L.Sapra              Rancho RCC1 105          16362 Textbook
TTh       01:00PM-03:05PM LEC A.Williamson         Rancho RCC1 105          16363 Textbook
MW        07:00PM-09:05PM LEC D.Lacy               Rancho RCC1 105          16212 Textbook
MW        10:30AM-12:35PM LEC D.Powell             El Dorado EDC A206       15805 Textbook
MW        01:00PM-03:05PM LEC K.Brown              El Dorado EDC A214       15811 Textbook
TTh       10:30AM-12:35PM LEC R.Roehr              El Dorado EDC C214       15812 Textbook
MW        07:00PM-09:05PM LEC D.Starkey            El Dorado EDC A203       16036 Textbook
TTh       05:30PM-07:35PM LEC H.Beatty             El Dorado EDC A203       16211 Textbook


ENGWR 300    College Composition    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 101 with a grade of "C" or better, or placement through the assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area II(a); CSU Area A2; IGETC Area 1A
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course emphasizes writing and includes reading, research, and critical thinking skills essential for successful completion of a college degree. Writing assignments include expository and argumentative essays (6,000 words minimum for course) using MLA documentation and format. Reading assignments include a variety of transfer-level texts of substantial length including one full-length literary work. (C-ID ENGL 100; Competency: Writing)

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jan 14-Mar 13
MW        10:30AM-01:35PM LEC R.Roehr              FLC MAIN FL4 233         20277 
Textbook

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 14-May 11
TTh       10:30AM-01:35PM LEC E.Mailman            FLC MAIN FL4 137         15819 Textbook
TTh       10:30AM-01:35PM LEC K.Brown              FLC MAIN FL5 13          20509 Textbook
This course is part of a two-course sequence that enables students to complete ENGWR 101 and ENGWR 300 in one semester. Students will enroll in this course (#20509) and ENGWR 101 (#15996). Instructor consent is required to enroll in these two classes. For more information, please contact the instructor at brownk@flc.losrios.edu.

TBA       TBA             LEC D.Lacy               Off Campus RCC ONLINE    20513 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. Students must check their Los Rios Gmail accounts regularly prior to the start of the course in order to receive important course updates. The orientation for this course is online and can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website at D2L.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. Students will not have access to the course until the first day of classes.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TBA       TBA             LEC T.Royer              FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      15813 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. Students must check their Los Rios Gmail accounts regularly prior to the start of the course in order to receive important course updates. The orientation for this course is online and can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website at D2L.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. Students will not have access to the course until the first day of classes.

MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC J.Fernandez          FLC MAIN FL1 7           15814 Textbook



TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC J.Fernandez          FLC MAIN PAC 1061        15815 Textbook
This class is part of the First Year Experience program. For more information, please go to the First Year Experience Webpage.

MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC D.Siegfried          FLC MAIN FL1 206         15816 Textbook
MW        01:00PM-02:20PM LEC M.Crowder            FLC MAIN FL1 206         16364 Textbook
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC T.Rauschkolb         FLC MAIN FL2 232         16155 Textbook



M         01:00PM-02:20PM LEC T.Royer              FLC MAIN FL4 219         15820 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC T.Royer              FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      15820 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which approximately half of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet and have an active email address. The class will meet on campus during the time listed above.

TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC Y.Price              FLC MAIN FL4 219         16156 Textbook
This class is part of the First Year Experience program. For more information, please go to the First Year Experience Webpage.

TTh       02:30PM-03:50PM LEC M.Magneson           FLC MAIN PAC 1061        15997 Textbook
MW        05:30PM-06:50PM LEC A.Williamson         FLC MAIN FL5 14          15821 Textbook
TTh       05:30PM-06:50PM LEC C.Stanphill          FLC MAIN FL5 14          15822 Textbook
T         07:00PM-10:05PM LEC R.Cruz               FLC MAIN FL4 121         16037 Textbook
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC R.Roehr              FLC MAIN FL5 111         20276 Textbook
TTh       11:15AM-12:35PM LEC A.Williamson         Rancho RCC1 105          16365 Textbook
TTh       09:30AM-10:50AM LEC A.Williamson         Rancho RCC1 105          16463 Textbook



T         01:00PM-02:20PM LEC J.Manfredi           Rancho RCC1 212          16464 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Manfredi           Off Campus RCC ONLINE    16464 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which approximately half of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet and have an active email address. The class will meet on campus during the time listed above.

TBA       TBA             LEC L.Sapra              Off Campus RCC ONLINE    15817 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. Students must check their Los Rios Gmail accounts regularly prior to the start of the course in order to receive important course updates. The orientation for this course is online and can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website at D2L.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. Students will not have access to the course until the first day of classes.

TTh       05:30PM-06:50PM LEC S.Abeyta             Rancho RCC1 105          16038 Textbook
Th        07:00PM-10:05PM LEC J.Howerter           Rancho RCC1 125          16213 Textbook
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC M.Crowder            El Dorado EDC C214       15818 Textbook



M         10:30AM-11:50AM LEC K.Meyer              El Dorado EDC A203       15823 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC K.Meyer              El Dorado EDC ONLINE     15823 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which approximately half of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet and have an active email address. The class will meet on campus during the time listed above.

MW        01:00PM-02:20PM LEC D.Powell             El Dorado EDC A201       16091 Textbook
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC A.Knudson            El Dorado EDC A203       15824 Textbook
TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LEC D.Siegfried          El Dorado EDC C214       15825 Textbook
MW        05:30PM-06:50PM LEC H.Beatty             El Dorado EDC A203       16366 Textbook



TBA       TBA             LEC T.Royer              El Dorado EDC ONLINE     16217 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. Students must check their Los Rios Gmail accounts regularly prior to the start of the course in order to receive important course updates. The orientation for this course is online and can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website at D2L.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. Students will not have access to the course until the first day of classes.


ENGWR 301    College Composition and Literature    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 300 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: AA/AS Area II(b); AA/AS Area I; CSU Area A3; CSU Area C2; IGETC Area 1B
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course offers study and practice in critical reading of and analytical writing about literature. Students read fiction, poetry, drama, nonfiction, and criticism from diverse cultural sources and perspectives. With a minimum of six critical essays totaling 6500 words, and the use of relevant external sources, students analyze, criticize, reason inductively and deductively, and reach evaluative conclusions based on evidence and sound inferences derived from their close readings of literary texts. (C-ID ENGL 120)

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 14-May 11
MW        10:30AM-01:35PM LEC C.Stanphill          FLC MAIN FL4 233         20278 
Textbook
MW        10:30AM-01:35PM LEC R.Roehr              FLC MAIN PAC 1061        20510 Textbook

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
T         01:00PM-02:20PM LEC Y.Price              FLC MAIN FL5 12          19560 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC Y.Price              FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      19560 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which approximately half of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet and have an active email address. The class will meet on campus during the time listed above.

M         07:00PM-08:20PM LEC J.Hawley             FLC MAIN FL5 113         15826 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Hawley             FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      15826 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which approximately half of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet and have an active email address. The class will meet on campus during the time listed above.

TBA       TBA             LEC L.Sapra              Off Campus RCC ONLINE    16609 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. Students must check their Los Rios Gmail accounts regularly prior to the start of the course in order to receive important course updates. The orientation for this course is online and can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website at D2L.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. Students will not have access to the course until the first day of classes.

TTh       11:15AM-12:35PM LEC J.Manfredi           Rancho RCC1 212          20333 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC T.Royer              Off Campus RCC ONLINE    20481 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. Students must check their Los Rios Gmail accounts regularly prior to the start of the course in order to receive important course updates. The orientation for this course is online and can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website at D2L.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. Students will not have access to the course until the first day of classes.

MW        05:30PM-06:50PM LEC T.Rauschkolb         Rancho RCC1 105          16617 Textbook



M         10:30AM-11:50AM LEC N.Oliver             El Dorado EDC A207       15998 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC N.Oliver             El Dorado EDC ONLINE     15998 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which approximately half of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet and have an active email address. The class will meet on campus during the time listed above.

TBA       TBA             LEC T.Royer              El Dorado EDC ONLINE     20334 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The orientation for this class will be held online at the course site at the Los Rios eLearning website D2L.losrios.edu. The orientation will not be available until the first day of the course. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site. Please review this note periodically for more information.

T         07:00PM-10:05PM LEC M.Magneson           El Dorado EDC C214       16593 Textbook


ENGWR 302    Advanced Composition and Critical Thinking    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 300 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: AA/AS Area II(b); CSU Area A3; IGETC Area 1B
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is designed for students who have had ENGWR 300 and who desire further instruction in the techniques of effective critical thinking as expressed in written argument and by the major principles of advanced composition and rhetoric. Essays written for the course (6,000 words minimum) draw from a variety of texts and contexts to present carefully reasoned arguments. (C-ID ENGL 105)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC D.Siegfried          FLC MAIN FL4 121         15829 
Textbook
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC J.Fernandez          FLC MAIN PAC 1061        15830 Textbook
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC L.Danner             FLC MAIN FL1 206         15999 Textbook
TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LEC L.Danner             FLC MAIN FL1 206         16092 Textbook
MW        07:00PM-08:20PM LEC A.Williamson         FLC MAIN FL5 14          16028 Textbook



W         09:30AM-10:50AM LEC Y.Price              Rancho RCC1 227          16465 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC Y.Price              Off Campus RCC ONLINE    16465 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which approximately half of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet and have an active email address. The class will meet on campus during the time listed above.

MW        04:00PM-05:20PM LEC D.Lacy               Rancho RCC1 105          16466 Textbook



TBA       TBA             LEC L.Sapra              Off Campus RCC ONLINE    15828 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. Students must check their Los Rios Gmail accounts regularly prior to the start of the course in order to receive important course updates. The orientation for this course is online and can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website at D2L.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. Students will not have access to the course until the first day of classes.

MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC N.Oliver             El Dorado EDC C101       15827 Textbook
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC D.Siegfried          El Dorado EDC C101       16093 Textbook



T         07:00PM-08:20PM LEC R.Roehr              El Dorado EDC A206       15831 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC R.Roehr              El Dorado EDC ONLINE     15831 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which approximately half of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet and have an active email address. The class will meet on campus during the time listed above.


ENGWR 495    Independent Studies in English - Writing    1-3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 162 hours LAB

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                  FLC MAIN FLCTBA          19561 
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ESL - English as a Second Lang (ESL)


ESL 90    Language Skills Laboratory    .5-1 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 54 hours LAB
Description: This is a laboratory course designed to enable students to focus on specific English language skills through interaction with tutors, faculty, and computer software programs. This class is recommended for ESL students at any level who need further, focused attention to very specific skills including, but not limited to pronunciation, grammar, vocabulary development and spelling. Students may enter the course at any time during the first 9 weeks of the semester and earn either 0.5 or 1 unit. This course is graded on a pass/no pass basis.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TBA       TBA             LAB B.Anayah             Off Campus RCC1 203      16244 
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This half unit (0.5) class is offered in the RCC Learning Resource Center (LRC), located in RCC1-203 at the Rancho Cordova Center. The LRC is open Monday-Thursday from 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. and Fridays from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. The phone number is 916-661-6339. Students must attend a mandatory orientation in the LRC during the first two weeks of classes. Students who do not begin work in the LRC during the first four weeks of class will be dropped. This class has 1.6 hours of TBA per week, to be completed in the LRC.


ESL 91    Beginning Independent Lab    .5-4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Corequisite: Concurrent enrollment in a speaking and listening, reading, or writing class at levels 20 through 50.
Hours: 216 hours LAB
Description: This course provides individualized, self-paced, and/or small group instruction to non-native English speakers at the beginning levels. A variety of self-study materials are available on topics such as grammar, composition, reading, vocabulary, listening, pronunciation, study skills, and workplace skills to develop and reinforce the use of the English language. Students may register until the end of the ninth week of the semester if space allows. This course is pass/no pass and is not a substitute for other ESL courses. Students must complete 27 hours of work to earn 0.5 unit of credit. This course may be taken for up to 4 units total, at a rate of .5 or 1.0 unit per semester, until the 4-unit limit is reached.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TBA       TBA             LAB B.Anayah             Off Campus RCC1 203      16129 
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This half unit (0.5) class is offered in the RCC Learning Resource Center (LRC), located in RCC1-203 at the Rancho Cordova Center. The LRC is open Monday-Thursday from 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. and Fridays from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. The phone number is 916-661-6339. Students must attend a mandatory orientation in the LRC during the first two weeks of classes. Students who do not begin work in the LRC during the first four weeks of class will be dropped. This class has 1.6 hours of TBA per week, to be completed in the LRC.

TBA       TBA             LAB D.Tinoco             Off Campus RCC1 203      16129 Textbook
This half unit (0.5) class is offered in the RCC Learning Resource Center (LRC), located in RCC1-203 at the Rancho Cordova Center. The LRC is open Monday-Thursday from 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. and Fridays from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. The phone number is 916-661-6339. Students must attend a mandatory orientation in the LRC during the first two weeks of classes. Students who do not begin work in the LRC during the first four weeks of class will be dropped. This class has 1.6 hours of TBA per week, to be completed in the LRC.

M         05:30PM-07:00PM LAB A.Bjerke             El Dorado EDC C202       16404 Textbook
This class is offered at 0.5 units.


ESL 92    ESL Center: Intermediate Independent Lab    .5-4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 216 hours LAB
Description: This course provides individualized, self-paced, and/or small group instruction to non-native English speakers at the intermediate levels. A variety of self-study materials are available on topics such as grammar, composition, reading, vocabulary, listening, pronunciation, study skills, and workplace skills to develop and reinforce the use of the English language. Students may register until the end of the ninth week of the semester if space allows. This course is pass/no pass and is not a substitute for other ESL courses. Students must complete 27 hours of work to earn 0.5 units of credit. This course may be taken 4 times or up to 4 units, whichever comes first.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TBA       TBA             LAB B.Anayah             Off Campus RCC1 203      16128 
Textbook
This half unit (0.5-1.0) class is offered in the RCC Learning Resource Center (LRC), located in RCC1-203 at the Rancho Cordova Center. The LRC is open Monday-Thursday from 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. and Fridays from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. The phone number is 916-661-6339. Students must attend a mandatory orientation in the LRC during the first two weeks of classes. Students who do not begin work in the LRC during the first four weeks of class will be dropped. This class has 1.6-3.2 hours of TBA per week, to be completed in the LRC.

ESL - Grammar (ESLG)


ESLG 50    Intermediate-Mid Grammar    4 Units

Prerequisite: ESLW 40 (Intermediate-Low Writing) with a grade of "C" or better; or, for those students not previously enrolled in ESL courses within the Los Rios District, placement through the LRCCD ESL assessment process.
Advisory: ESLL 50, ESLR 50, and ESLW 50
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: This is a course for non-native speakers at the intermediate-mid level, which focuses on the fundamental grammatical structures of English. Students will develop skill and accuracy in using grammatical structures in appropriate contexts. There will be opportunities for oral and written practice with an emphasis on sentence structure and verb tenses.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TTh       03:45PM-05:50PM LEC A.Bjerke             Rancho RCC1 125          16041 
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ESLG 320    Advanced-Low Grammar    4 Units

Prerequisite: ESLG 310 with a grade of "C" or better; or, for those students not previously enrolled in ESL courses within the Los Rios district, placement through the LRCCD ESL assessment process.
Advisory: ESLR 320 and ESLW 320
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: This course focuses on the forms and meanings of major structures used in writing at the Advanced-Low level with an emphasis on clause structure. Oral practice reinforces the structures studied. Students practice writing extensively, both in and out of class. Assignments emphasize sentence structure in the context of longer written work.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
F         09:00AM-01:05PM LEC T.Saur               Rancho RCC1 227          16368 
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ESL - Listening (ESLL)


ESLL 20    Novice Listening and Speaking    4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Corequisite: ESL 91
Advisory: ESLR 20 and ESLW 20; one year of adult school and concurrent enrollment in ESL Reading and Writing courses at the student's assessed levels are highly recommended.
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: This is a course in listening comprehension and basic conversation for non-native English speakers at the novice level. Students will develop the skills required for basic communication, such as dates, time, weather, food, family etc. Students will learn the sounds of English and be introduced to the stress and intonation patterns of American English. Communication will be comprehensible to a sensitive listener accustomed to interacting with non-native speakers.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        01:30PM-03:35PM LEC S.Eckman             Rancho RCC1 134          15832 
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Students who enroll in this ESL class must also be enrolled in any section of ESL 91 for at least one-half of a unit (0.5 units).


ESLL 30    Novice-High Listening and Speaking    4 Units

Prerequisite: ESLL 20 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement through the assessment process.; or, for those students not previously enrolled in ESL courses within the Los Rios District, placement through the LRCCD ESL assessment process.
Corequisite: ESL 91
Advisory: ESLR 30 and ESLW 30
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: This is a course in listening comprehension and practical conversation for non-native English speakers who plan to take college courses. Students will build on their basic communication skills exploring topics such as family, education, travel, health etc. They will learn to recognize and produce the sounds in American English, stress, rhythm, and intonation patterns.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        01:30PM-03:35PM LEC W.Wise               Rancho RCC1 125          15833 
Textbook
Students who enroll in this ESL class must also be enrolled in any section of ESL 91 for at least one-half of a unit (0.5 units).

MW        07:00PM-09:05PM LEC A.Bjerke             El Dorado EDC C202       16470 Textbook
Students who enroll in this ESL class must also be enrolled in any section of ESL 91 for at least one-half of a unit (0.5 units).


ESLL 40    Intermediate-Low Listening and Speaking    4 Units

Prerequisite: ESLL 30 with a grade of "C" or better; or, for those students not previously enrolled in ESL courses within the Los Rios District, placement through the LRCCD ESL assessment process.
Corequisite: ESL 92
Advisory: ESLR 40 and ESLW 40
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: This is an intermediate level course in listening comprehension and conversation for non-native English speakers. Students will focus on developing phrases and sentences to communicate their ideas in familiar situations. The course includes group and individual listening and speaking activities, an overview of American English sounds, and practice in stress, rhythm, and intonation.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TTh       01:30PM-03:35PM LEC A.Bjerke             Rancho RCC1 125          15834 
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Students who enroll in this ESL class must also be enrolled in any section of ESL 92 for at least one-half of a unit (0.5 units).


ESLL 50    Intermediate-Mid Listening and Speaking    4 Units

Prerequisite: ESLL 40 with a grade of "C" or better; ESLL 40 with a grade of "C" or better; or, for those students not previously enrolled in ESL courses within the Los Rios District, placement through the LRCCD ESL assessment process.
Corequisite: ESL 92
Advisory: ESLG 50, ESLR 50, and ESLW 50
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: This is a course in listening comprehension and conversation for non-native English speakers at the intermediate level. Students will understand and be understood in both familiar and unfamiliar situations. Students will be introduced to academic listening and speaking activities and will continue to work on pronunciation skills.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TTh       01:30PM-03:35PM LEC S.Eckman             Rancho RCC1 134          15979 
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Students who enroll in this ESL class must also be enrolled in any section of ESL 92 for at least one-half of a unit (0.5 units).

ESL - Reading (ESLR)


ESLR 20    Novice Reading    4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Corequisite: ESL 91
Advisory: ESLL 20 and ESLW 20; Advise adult school before taking ESLR 20.
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: This is a reading course for non-native English speakers at the novice level. It introduces students to reading words, phrases and short sentences in passages. Students will learn word forms, spelling rules, phonetics and basic grammar in the context of reading passages. They will work on vocabulary building, basic comprehension skills and reading speed.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        11:15AM-01:20PM LEC J.Kashi              Rancho RCC1 125          15835 
Textbook
Students who enroll in this ESL class must also be enrolled in any section of ESL 91 for at least one-half of a unit (0.5 units).


ESLR 30    Novice-High Reading    4 Units

Prerequisite: ESLR 20 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement through the assessment process.
Corequisite: ESL 91
Advisory: ESLL 30 and ESLW 30
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: ESLR 30 is a reading course for non-native speakers at the novice-high level. This course focuses on reading words, phrases, and sentences in texts. Students will develop reading skills and strategies, increase their core vocabulary, study spelling rules, phonetics, word forms and grammar necessary to understand short readings.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        11:15AM-01:20PM LEC S.Eckman             Rancho RCC1 134          15836 
Textbook
Students who enroll in this ESL class must also be enrolled in any section of ESL 91 for at least one-half of a unit (0.5 units).


ESLR 40    Intermediate-Low Reading    4 Units

Prerequisite: ESLR 30 with a grade of "C" or better; or, for those students not previously enrolled in ESL courses within the Los Rios District, placement through the LRCCD ESL assessment process.
Corequisite: ESL 92
Advisory: ESLL 40 and ESLW 40
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: This is a four-unit course for non-native English speakers at the intermediate-low level. This course focuses on developing reading skills with an emphasis on building vocabulary, literal comprehension, and fluency. Students will discuss and write about readings.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TTh       11:15AM-01:20PM LEC S.Eckman             Rancho RCC1 134          15837 
Textbook
Students who enroll in this ESL class must also be enrolled in any section of ESL 92 for at least one-half of a unit (0.5 units).


ESLR 50    Intermediate-Mid Reading    4 Units

Prerequisite: ESLR 40 with a grade of "C" or better; or, for those students not previously enrolled in ESL courses within the Los Rios District, placement through the LRCCD ESL assessment process.
Corequisite: ESL 92
Advisory: ESLG 50, ESLL 50, and ESLW 50
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: This is a reading course for non-native English speakers at the intermediate-mid level. This course focuses on the introduction of academic reading skills, with an emphasis on vocabulary development, literal comprehension, and dictionary skills. Students practice critical thinking skills to understand, analyze, discuss, and write responses to ideas expressed in reading

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TTh       11:15AM-01:20PM LEC A.Bjerke             Rancho RCC1 125          15838 
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Students who enroll in this ESL class must also be enrolled in any section of ESL 92 for at least one-half of a unit (0.5 units).


ESLR 310    Intermediate-High Reading    4 Units

Prerequisite: ESLR 50 with a grade of "C" or better; or, for those students not previously enrolled in ESL courses within the Los Rios District, placement through the LRCCD ESL assessment process.
Advisory: ESLG 310, ESLL 310, and ESLW 310
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: This course focuses on developing academic skills at the intermediate-high level with emphasis on speed, vocabulary expansion, and comprehension of ideas. This course also introduces students to library use. Students will use critical thinking skills to understand, paraphrase, summarize, and respond orally, as well as in writing, to ideas expressed in fiction and non-fiction readings.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TTh       01:30PM-03:35PM LEC D.Tinoco             Rancho RCC1 227          16169 
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ESLR 320    Advanced-Low Reading    4 Units

Prerequisite: ESLR 310 with a grade of "C" or better; or, for those students not previously enrolled in ESL courses within the Los Rios District, placement through the LRCCD ESL assessment process.
Advisory: ESLW 320
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: This course focuses on refining academic reading skills with an emphasis on speed, vocabulary development, and analytical comprehension. Students will practice research and synthesizing skills and do extensive writing based on critical analysis of readings.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
T         06:00PM-09:05PM LEC B.Anayah             Rancho RCC1 125          16006 
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TBA       TBA             LEC B.Anayah             Off Campus RCC ONLINE    16006 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which 25% of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The class will meet on campus once a week during the times listed above.

ESL - Writing (ESLW)


ESLW 20    Novice Writing    4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Corequisite: ESL 91
Advisory: ESLL 20 and ESLR 20; one year of adult school and concurrent enrollment in ESL Reading and Listening/Speaking courses at the student's assessed levels are highly recommended.
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: ESLW 20 is a writing course for non-native English speakers at the novice level. This course is an introduction to writing in English. Students write about familiar topics focusing on the structure of English sentences including parts of speech and word order. Emphasis is on the production of clear, basic written sentences using common everyday vocabulary. Question formation is also demonstrated and practiced. By the end of the semester, students will be able to write simple sentences using correct grammar.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        09:00AM-11:05AM LEC S.Eckman             Rancho RCC1 134          15839 
Textbook
Students who enroll in this ESL class must also be enrolled in any section of ESL 91 for at least one-half of a unit (0.5 units).


ESLW 30    Novice-High Writing    4 Units

Prerequisite: ESLW 20 with a grade of "C" or better; or, for those students not previously enrolled in ESL courses within the Los Rios District, placement through the LRCCD ESL assessment process.
Corequisite: ESL 91
Advisory: ESLL 30 and ESLR 30
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: ESLW 30 is a course for non-native English speakers at the novice-high level. It will enable students to progress from writing simple sentences to writing narrative and descriptive paragraphs on topics related to their everyday life and experience.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        09:00AM-11:05AM LEC W.Wise               Rancho RCC1 125          15840 
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Students who enroll in this ESL class must also be enrolled in any section of ESL 91 for at least one-half of a unit (0.5 units).


ESLW 40    Intermediate-Low Writing    4 Units

Prerequisite: ESLW 30 with a grade of "C" or better; or, for those students not previously enrolled in ESL courses within the Los Rios District, placement through the LRCCD ESL assessment process.
Corequisite: ESL 92
Advisory: ESLL 40 and ESLR 40
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: This is a course for non-native speakers of English at the intermediate-low level which focuses on writing paragraphs with a clear beginning, middle, and end while developing correct sentence structure. Students learn to use critical thinking skills and level-appropriate grammar in their writing. By the end of the semester, students are able to write multiple paragraphs.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TTh       09:00AM-11:05AM LEC D.Tinoco             Rancho RCC1 125          16086 
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Students who enroll in this ESL class must also be enrolled in any section of ESL 92 for at least one-half of a unit (0.5 units).


ESLW 50    Intermediate-Mid Writing    4 Units

Prerequisite: ESLW 40 with a grade of "C" or better; or, for those students not previously enrolled in ESL courses within the Los Rios District, placement through the LRCCD ESL assessment process.
Corequisite: ESL 92
Advisory: ESLG 50, ESLL 50, and ESLR 50
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: This is a course for non-native speakers at the intermediate-mid level which focuses on the development of paragraph writing in a variety of rhetorical modes through guided writing and practice. By the end of the semester, students will progress to writing multi-paragraph essays. Students will learn techniques essential to essay writing. They will continue to develop sentence structure in longer pieces of writing.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TTh       09:00AM-11:05AM LEC B.Anayah             Rancho RCC1 227          15980 
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Students who enroll in this ESL class must also be enrolled in any section of ESL 92 for at least one-half of a unit (0.5 units).


ESLW 310    Intermediate-High Writing    4 Units

Prerequisite: ESLW 50 (Intermediate-Low Writing) with a grade of "C" or better; or, for those students not previously enrolled in ESL courses within the Los Rios District, placement through the LRCCD ESL assessment process.
Advisory: ESLG 310, ESLL 310, and ESLR 310
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: In this course, students at the intermediate-high level will develop their ability to respond to a variety of essay assignments. They will use the writing process to produce developed, organized, and unified essays. They will practice critical thinking skills through class discussion and written response to readings. They will refine their ability to control a range of grammatical structures.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TTh       11:15AM-01:20PM LEC D.Tinoco             Rancho RCC1 227          16170 
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ESLW 320    Advanced-Low Writing    4 Units

Prerequisite: ESLW 310 with a grade of "C" or better; ESLW 310 (Low-Advanced Writing) with a grade of "C" or better; or, for those students not previously enrolled in ESL courses within the Los Rios District, placement through the LRCCD ESL assessment process.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: In this course, students use critical thinking skills and the writing process to produce a variety of focused, developed, and organized essays. The course emphasizes sentence variety and the mechanics of English in the context of the essay. Essays will incorporate outside sources as well as personal experience.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
W         03:30PM-06:35PM LEC B.Anayah             Rancho RCC1 212          16245 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC B.Anayah             Off Campus RCC ONLINE    16245 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which one fourth of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet and have an active email address. The class will meet on campus during the time listed above.

Environmental Technology (ENVT)


ENVT 304    Environmental Biology    3 Units

Same As: BIOL 350
Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area IV; CSU Area B2; IGETC Area 5B
Course Transferable to UC/CSU, Green Course Green Course
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course provides an overview of ecosystems and natural resources. Major topics covered include scientific methods, data interpretation, ecological principles, ecosystem functioning, conservation biology, resource use (including historical and cultural values) and management, and human-caused environmental impacts (e.g. pollution). This course provides the background needed to understand major global and regional issues such as acid rain, global warming, hazardous waste disposal, deforestation, ecological sustainability, and endangered species recovery. ENVT 304 is a general education course that is especially useful for Environmental Technology, Environmental Sciences, Ecology, Recreation, Education, and Political Science majors. This course is the same as BIOL 350. You cannot enroll in this course if you have passed BIOL 350. Field trips, attendance at public meetings, and/or a semester project may be required.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
Th        08:00AM-09:20AM LEC M.Wenzel             Rancho RCC1 212          16437 
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TBA       TBA             LEC M.Wenzel             Off Campus RCC ONLINE    16437 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which approximately half of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet and have an active email address. The class will meet on campus during the time listed above.

TTh       05:30PM-06:50PM LEC W.Hamilton           Rancho RCC1 210          16439 Textbook
W         01:00PM-04:05PM LEC M.Keller             El Dorado EDC A105       16440 Textbook


ENVT 356    Wastewater Operations and Maintenance I    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENVT 351
Course Transferable to CSU, Green Course Green Course
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course provides an introduction to wastewater operations and maintenance. Topics covered include responsibilities of the plant operator, collection of wastewater and infrastructure, wastewater treatment facilities, preliminary treatment operations and maintenance including racks, screen, grit removal, sedimentation and flotation, trickling filters, rotating biological contractors, activated sludge, waste treatment ponds, disinfection and chlorination. This course provides the student with an entry level background into the field of operations and maintenance of wastewater. Field trips and/or a semester project may be required.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
Th        06:00PM-09:05PM LEC D.Herrmann           El Dorado EDC A101       19562 
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ENVT 358    Water Treatment Operation and Maintenance I    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENVT 351 and 355
Course Transferable to CSU, Green Course Green Course
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course provides an entry level understanding of drinking water treatment. Topics covered include the history of water treatment, responsibilities of the plant operator, the reasons for treating water, source water management, water treatment facilities, treatment process and technologies, disinfection and plant maintenance. This course provides the background of the importance of treating water, its functionality, past and present technology and the future of drinking water treatment and supply. Field trips may be required.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
M         06:00PM-09:05PM LEC D.Herrmann           El Dorado EDC A213       19563 
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ENVT 359    Water Treatment Operation and Maintenance II    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course provides an understanding of drinking water quality and source supply management. Topics covered include drinking water regulations, laboratory procedures, water quality monitoring, common contaminants found in surface and groundwater, physical and aggregate properties of water, customer inquiries and complaint investigations, water supply hydrology, water conservation, alternative sources, and source protection. Field trips may be required.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
W         06:00PM-09:05PM LEC C.Abney              El Dorado EDC A101       19564 
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ENVT 498    Work Experience in Environmental Technology    1-4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 101 or ESLW 320
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b)
Enrollment Limitation: Student must be in a paid or non-paid internship, volunteer opportunity, or job related to career interests.
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 the field of Environmental Technology. Course content will include understanding the application of education to the workforce, completing required forms which document the student's progress and hours spent at the work site, and developing workplace skills and competencies. During the semester, the student is required to attend orientation. Students must complete 75 hours of related paid work experience, or 60 hours of related unpaid work experience, for one unit. An additional 75 hours of related paid work experience or 60 hours of related unpaid work experience is required for each additional unit. The course may be taken for a maximum of 16 units. Students should have access to a computer, the Internet, and some computer media such as a USB drive to store data files. Online students must have an email account. Only one Work Experience course may be taken per semester.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 14-May 11
TBA       TBA             LAB K.Funderburg         FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      16221 
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This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please go to flc.losrios.edu/~wexp for more information.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TBA       TBA             LAB K.Funderburg         FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      16222 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please go to flc.losrios.edu/~wexp for more information.

TBA       TBA             LAB A.Domek              Off Campus RCC ONLINE    16223 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please go to flc.losrios.edu/~wexp for more information.

TBA       TBA             LAB S.Wells              El Dorado EDC ONLINE     16224 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please go to flc.losrios.edu/~wexp for more information.

Fire Technology (FT)


FT 192    Wildland Fire Control    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course covers fundamental components of wildland firefighting. Topics include firefighter safety and survival in the wildland environment, fundamental wildland fire behavior as it relates to weather, fuel, and topography, and wildland firefighting tactics and strategies.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        01:00PM-02:20PM LEC D.Whitt              Off Campus SSR BOARDROOM 19583 
Textbook
This class meets in the Boardroom at the Shingle Springs Rancheria, 5168 Honpie Road, Placerville.


FT 300    Fire Protection Organization    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course provides an introduction to fire protection, career opportunities, and related fire service fields. Topics include philosophy and history of fire protection, fire loss analysis, organization and function of public and private fire protection services, and fire departments as a part of the local government. Additional topics include laws and regulations affecting the fire service, fire service nomenclature, specific fire protection functions and systems, strategy, tactics, and basic fire chemistry and physics. Field Trips outside of class time (including weekends) may be required.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC D.Whitt              Off Campus SSR BOARDROOM 16308 
Textbook
This class meets in the Boardroom at the Shingle Springs Rancheria, 5168 Honpie Road, Placerville.


FT 302    Fire Protection Equipment and Systems    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course provides information relating to sprinkler design and the operation of fire detection and alarm systems. Topics include fire cause and effect, heat and smoke control systems, special protection and sprinkler systems, water supply for fire protection, standpipe systems, and portable fire extinguishers. Four local area field trips are required.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
T         06:00PM-09:05PM LEC K.Kwong              Off Campus SSR BOARDROOM 19584 
Textbook
This class meets in the Boardroom at the Shingle Springs Rancheria, 5168 Honpie Road, Placerville.


FT 498    Work Experience in Fire Technology    1-4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 101 or ESLW 320
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b)
Enrollment Limitation: Student must be in a paid or non-paid internship, volunteer opportunity, or job related to career interests.
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 the field of Fire Technology. Course content will include understanding the application of education to the workforce, completing required forms which document the student's progress and hours spent at the work site, and developing workplace skills and competencies. During the semester, the student is required to attend orientation. Students must complete 75 hours of related paid work experience, or 60 hours of related unpaid work experience, for one unit. An additional 75 hours of related paid work experience or 60 hours of related unpaid work experience is required for each additional unit. The course may be taken for a maximum of 16 units. Students should have access to a computer, the Internet, and some computer media such as a USB drive to store data files. Online students must have an email account. Only one Work Experience course may be taken per semester.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 14-May 11
TBA       TBA             LAB K.Funderburg         FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      15699 
Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please go to flc.losrios.edu/~wexp for more information.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TBA       TBA             LAB K.Funderburg         FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      16118 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please go to flc.losrios.edu/~wexp for more information.

TBA       TBA             LAB A.Domek              Off Campus RCC ONLINE    15700 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please go to flc.losrios.edu/~wexp for more information.

TBA       TBA             LAB S.Wells              El Dorado EDC ONLINE     15701 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please go to flc.losrios.edu/~wexp for more information.

French (FREN)


FREN 401    Elementary French    4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C2; IGETC Area 6
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This is the first semester introduction to the French language. It is designed for beginning students with little or no previous exposure to the language. It is characterized by the ability to understand and produce appropriate responses in high-frequency situations utilizing learned material. Speaking and writing will be comprehensible to a sympathetic listener used to communicating with non-native speakers.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC V.Ritzi-Marouf       FLC MAIN FL5 11          16046 
Textbook
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LAB V.Ritzi-Marouf       FLC MAIN FL5 11            
TTh       06:00PM-07:20PM LEC V.Ritzi-Marouf       FLC MAIN FL4 232         15844 Textbook
TTh       07:30PM-08:50PM LAB V.Ritzi-Marouf       FLC MAIN FL4 232           


FREN 402    Elementary French    4 Units

Prerequisite: FREN 401 (with a grade of 'C' or better) or two years of high school French (with a grade of 'C' or better).
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C2; IGETC Area 6
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This is the second semester of elementary French. It provides refinement of skills introduced in FREN 401. It is characterized by increased grammatical accuracy and ability to understand and produce appropriate responses in high-frequency situations utilizing learned material. Speaking and writing will be comprehensible to a sympathetic listener used to communicating with non-native speakers.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        06:00PM-07:20PM LEC N.Emad               FLC MAIN FL4 233         15846 
Textbook
MW        07:30PM-08:50PM LAB N.Emad               FLC MAIN FL4 233           


FREN 412    Intermediate French    4 Units

Prerequisite: FREN 411 with a grade of "C" or better; or four years of high school French.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C2; IGETC Area 3B; IGETC Area 6
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This is the second semester of Intermediate French. It provides continued development of skills attained in French 411. Students will develop the ability to handle complicated situations using past, present and future time frames. Students will continue to learn more complex grammatical structures enabling them to formulate hypotheses, express doubt and uncertainty, speculate and express opinions. Emphasis will be on culturally authentic reading and writing through the introduction of basic literary analysis.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        06:00PM-07:20PM LEC V.Ritzi-Marouf       FLC MAIN FL5 11          16048 
Textbook
MW        07:30PM-08:50PM LAB V.Ritzi-Marouf       FLC MAIN FL5 11            

Geography (GEOG)


GEOG 300    Physical Geography: Exploring Earth's Environmental Systems    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: GEOG 301
General Education: AA/AS Area IV; CSU Area B1; IGETC Area 5A
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course investigates the interrelationships between Earth and humans, with an emphasis on natural systems (solar energy balance, weather and climate, water resources, landforms, natural hazards, vegetation, and soil). Relevant application of these elements to today's world is stressed to help students better understand Earth's physical environment as well as human-environment interaction. A field trip may be required to relate class discussions to the real world. (C-ID GEOG 110)

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jan 14-Mar 13
TTh       05:30PM-08:35PM LEC R.Downey             FLC MAIN FL2 212         16074 
Textbook

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
M         09:00AM-10:20AM LEC J.Pittman            FLC MAIN FL2 212         15848 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Pittman            FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      15848 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which approximately one-half of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The class will meet on campus once a week during the time listed above.

W         10:30AM-11:50AM LEC J.Pittman            FLC MAIN FL2 212         19885 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Pittman            FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      19885 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which approximately one-half of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The class will meet on campus once a week during the time listed above.


GEOG 301    Physical Geography Laboratory    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
Corequisite: GEOG 300
General Education: CSU Area B3; IGETC Area 5C
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LAB
Description: This course provides "hands-on" study of the basic principles and concepts involved in understanding Earth's physical environment. Lab topics include observation, measurement and analysis of Earth's energy balance, weather and climate, vegetation, landforms, and natural hazards, as well as topographic map reading, interpretation, and navigation skills. Field trips and spatial data collection activities may be required. (C-ID GEOG 111)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
M         07:00PM-10:05PM LAB T.Krabacher          FLC MAIN FL2 212         16075 
Textbook


GEOG 310    Human Geography: Exploring Earth's Cultural Landscapes    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); AA/AS Area VI; CSU Area D; IGETC Area 4
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course investigates the diverse patterns of human settlement, development, and movement on earth, which evolved as a result of cultural and environmental factors. Emphasis is placed on understanding global population and migration patterns, language, religion, ethnicity, political and economic systems, development issues, agriculture and urbanization. (C-ID GEOG 120)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TTh       05:30PM-06:50PM LEC J.McHenry            Rancho RCC1 211          19965 
Textbook

Geology (GEOL)


GEOL 300    Physical Geology    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: Concurrent enrollment in GEOL 301 is recommended. Students enrolled in GEOL 300 experience higher rates of success when concurrently enrolled in GEOL 301.
General Education: AA/AS Area IV; CSU Area B1; IGETC Area 5A
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: Physical geology is an introduction to the composition and dynamics of the Earth from the atomic scale of minerals to the global scale of plate tectonics. Topics include the composition of minerals and rock, volcanism, earth structures, earthquakes, erosion and surface processes, geologic time, geologic hazards, and plate tectonics. In this course, attention will focus on the rocks, landscapes, and scenic areas of the American West. Emphasis is placed on how humans affect the environment. Successful completion of physical geology prepares the student to recognize, understand, and appreciate processes which continually change our Earth. (C-ID GEOL 100)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC K.Stevens            FLC MAIN FL2 212         19884 
Textbook


GEOL 305    Earth Science    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Corequisite: GEOL 306
General Education: AA/AS Area IV; CSU Area B1; IGETC Area 5A
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is an introductory course covering major topics in geology, oceanography, meteorology, astronomy, scientific method, and philosophy of science. This course is designed for non-science majors. (C-ID GEOL 120)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
W         09:00AM-10:20AM LEC J.Pittman            FLC MAIN FL2 212         16016 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Pittman            FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      16016 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which approximately half of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet and have an active email address. The class will meet on campus during the time listed above.

TBA       TBA             LEC J.Pittman            Off Campus RCC ONLINE    16583 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. For more information, please contact the instructor at pittmaj@flc.losrios.edu

TBA       TBA             LEC J.Pittman            El Dorado EDC ONLINE     16018 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. For more information, please contact the instructor at pittmaj@flc.losrios.edu


GEOL 306    Earth Science Laboratory    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
Corequisite: GEOL 305; (or may be taken previously)
General Education: CSU Area B3; IGETC Area 5C
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LAB
Description: This course emphasizes the scientific methods and systematic laboratory procedures of Earth sciences. Topics include weather analysis, rock and mineral identification, study of geologic concepts by means of topographic maps, astronomical observation and ocean dynamics. A field trip or an appropriate alternative activity will be required as an introduction to geological environments and field methods in geology.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
T         07:00PM-10:05PM LAB K.Stevens            FLC MAIN FL2 208         16082 
Textbook


GEOL 347    Geologic Mining History of the Mother Lode    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: GEOL 300
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This is an introductory course covering the mining and geologic history of California's Mother Lode region. Course emphasis is on understanding the formation of the area's gold deposits, understanding past and present mining methods, and understanding the legacy left by the early miners. Field trips may be required.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
Th        05:30PM-08:35PM LEC G.Wheeldon           El Dorado EDC A109       16021 
Textbook

Gerontology (GERON)


GERON 498    Work Experience in Gerontology    1-4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 101 or ESLW 320
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b)
Enrollment Limitation: Student must be in a paid or non-paid internship, volunteer opportunity, or job related to career interests.
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 the field of Gerontology. Course content will include understanding the application of education to the workforce, completing required forms which document the student's progress and hours spent at the work site, and developing workplace skills and competencies. During the semester, the student is required to attend orientation. Students must complete 75 hours of related paid work experience, or 60 hours of related unpaid work experience, for one unit. An additional 75 hours of related paid work experience or 60 hours of related unpaid work experience is required for each additional unit. The course may be taken for a maximum of 16 units. Students should have access to a computer, the Internet, and some computer media such as a USB drive to store data files. Online students must have an email account. Only one Work Experience course may be taken per semester.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 14-May 11
TBA       TBA             LAB K.Funderburg         FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      16226 
Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please go to flc.losrios.edu/~wexp for more information.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TBA       TBA             LAB K.Funderburg         FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      16225 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please go to flc.losrios.edu/~wexp for more information.

TBA       TBA             LAB A.Domek              Off Campus RCC ONLINE    16227 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please go to flc.losrios.edu/~wexp for more information.

TBA       TBA             LAB S.Wells              El Dorado EDC ONLINE     16228 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please go to flc.losrios.edu/~wexp for more information.

Health Education (HEED)


HEED 300    Health Science    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b); CSU Area E1
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is designed to help students achieve a high level of health and prevent disease by assisting them to maximize both their personal lifestyles and their environments. This course will help students identify various factors influencing current and future levels of health. Additional information includes mental health, stress management, nutrition, weight control, fitness, sexuality, addictive substances, and disease. (C-ID PHS 100)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Torrez             FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      15853 
Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The orientation for this class is online and can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website at D2L.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. For more information, please email the instructor at torrezm@flc.losrios.edu.

TBA       TBA             LEC D.Ribaudo            FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      15854 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The orientation for this class is online and can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website at D2L.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. For more information, please email the instructor at ribadud@flc.losrios.edu.

TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC J.Alexander          FLC MAIN FL1 7           16076 Textbook



TBA       TBA             LEC D.Ribaudo            Off Campus RCC ONLINE    16402 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The orientation for this class will be held online at the course site at the Los Rios eLearning website D2L.losrios.edu. The orientation will not be available until the first day of the course. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site. Please direct any questions to the instructor at ribaudd@flc.losrios.edu.

TBA       TBA             LEC E.Johnston           Off Campus RCC ONLINE    16403 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The orientation for this class will be held online at the course site at the Los Rios eLearning website D2L.losrios.edu. The orientation will not be available until the first day of the course. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site. Please direct any questions to the instructor at johnsoe@flc.losrios.edu.

History (HIST)


HIST 307    History of World Civilizations to 1500    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 101 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement into ENGWR 300.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); AA/AS Area I (effective Summer 2017); CSU Area C2; CSU Area D; IGETC Area 3B; IGETC Area 4
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is a survey of the development of world civilizations from antiquity to 1500 CE, with particular emphasis on the dynamic interaction and comparison of peoples and cultures. The focus is on the roles played by social, political, economic, cultural and religious forces in shaping the major world civilizations and the legacy of these civilizations within the world today. (C-ID HIST 150)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC R.Mowrer             El Dorado EDC A207       16592 
Textbook
This course has a prerequisite of ENGWR 101 with a grade of "C" or better, or placement into ENGWR 300. On the first day of class be prepared to show documentation that you have met this requirement. Documentation can include copy of unofficial transcripts or Los Rios Assessment/Placement test results. If you have met the prerequisites outside the Los Rios Community College District, you can submit a Prerequisite Challenge Form, located at http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-and-records-forms. If you have not met this requirement by the end of the second week of classes, you will be dropped from the course.


HIST 308    History of World Civilizations, 1500 to Present    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 101 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement into ENGWR 300.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); AA/AS Area I (effective Summer 2017); AA/AS Area VI; CSU Area C2; CSU Area D; IGETC Area 3B; IGETC Area 4
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is a survey of the development of the major civilizations of the world from the 16th century to the present, with particular emphasis on the dynamic interaction of peoples and cultures. The focus is on the role played by social, political, economic, cultural and religious forces in shaping the major world civilizations and the legacy of these civilizations within the world today.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC R.Mowrer             FLC MAIN FL5 113         16060 
Textbook
This course has a prerequisite of ENGWR 101 with a grade of "C" or better, or placement into ENGWR 300. On the first day of class be prepared to show documentation that you have met this requirement. Documentation can include copy of unofficial transcripts or Los Rios Assessment/Placement test results. If you have met the prerequisites outside the Los Rios Community College District, you can submit a Prerequisite Challenge Form, located at http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-and-records-forms. If you have not met this requirement by the end of the second week of classes, you will be dropped from the course.


HIST 312    History of the United States (to 1865)    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 101 with a grade of "C" or better; or eligibility for ENGWR via the assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(a); AA/AS Area V(b) (effective Summer 2017); CSU Area D; CSU Area F1; CSU Area F2; IGETC Area 4
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course portrays the growth of the history of America from the pre-Columbian period to 1865 focusing on its institutions and ideals, examining the decisions and developments that shaped our national heritage. The U.S. Constitution and the establishment of American government institutions are also covered.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jan 14-Mar 13
F         09:30AM-12:45PM LEC P.Baltimore          Rancho RCC1 210          16486 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC P.Baltimore          Off Campus RCC ONLINE    16486 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which approximately half of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet and have an active email address. The class will meet on campus during the time listed above.
This course has a prerequisite of ENGWR 101 with a grade of "C" or better, or placement into ENGWR 300. On the first day of class be prepared to show documentation that you have met this requirement. Documentation can include copy of unofficial transcripts or Los Rios Assessment/Placement test results. If you have met the prerequisites outside the Los Rios Community College District, you can submit a Prerequisite Challenge Form, located at http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-and-records-forms. If you have not met this requirement by the end of the second week of classes, you will be dropped from the course.

T         07:00PM-10:10PM LEC G.Gompert            Rancho RCC1 134          16218 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC G.Gompert            Off Campus RCC ONLINE    16218 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which approximately half of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet and have an active email address. The class will meet on campus during the time listed above.
This course has a prerequisite of ENGWR 101 with a grade of "C" or better, or placement into ENGWR 300. On the first day of class be prepared to show documentation that you have met this requirement. Documentation can include copy of unofficial transcripts or Los Rios Assessment/Placement test results. If you have met the prerequisites outside the Los Rios Community College District, you can submit a Prerequisite Challenge Form, located at http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-and-records-forms. If you have not met this requirement by the end of the second week of classes, you will be dropped from the course.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC R.Mowrer             FLC MAIN FL5 113         15855 Textbook
This course has a prerequisite of ENGWR 101 with a grade of "C" or better, or placement into ENGWR 300. On the first day of class be prepared to show documentation that you have met this requirement. Documentation can include copy of unofficial transcripts or Los Rios Assessment/Placement test results. If you have met the prerequisites outside the Los Rios Community College District, you can submit a Prerequisite Challenge Form, located at http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-and-records-forms. If you have not met this requirement by the end of the second week of classes, you will be dropped from the course.

MW        01:00PM-02:20PM LEC D.Moreno             FLC MAIN FL5 113         15856 Textbook
This course has a prerequisite of ENGWR 101 with a grade of "C" or better, or placement into ENGWR 300. On the first day of class be prepared to show documentation that you have met this requirement. Documentation can include copy of unofficial transcripts or Los Rios Assessment/Placement test results. If you have met the prerequisites outside the Los Rios Community College District, you can submit a Prerequisite Challenge Form, located at http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-and-records-forms. If you have not met this requirement by the end of the second week of classes, you will be dropped from the course.

TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC R.Maddock            FLC MAIN FL5 113         16339 Textbook
This course has a prerequisite of ENGWR 101 with a grade of "C" or better, or placement into ENGWR 300. On the first day of class be prepared to show documentation that you have met this requirement. Documentation can include copy of unofficial transcripts or Los Rios Assessment/Placement test results. If you have met the prerequisites outside the Los Rios Community College District, you can submit a Prerequisite Challenge Form, located at http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-and-records-forms. If you have not met this requirement by the end of the second week of classes, you will be dropped from the course.

TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LEC D.Moreno             FLC MAIN FL5 113         19608 Textbook
This course has a prerequisite of ENGWR 101 with a grade of "C" or better, or placement into ENGWR 300. On the first day of class be prepared to show documentation that you have met this requirement. Documentation can include copy of unofficial transcripts or Los Rios Assessment/Placement test results. If you have met the prerequisites outside the Los Rios Community College District, you can submit a Prerequisite Challenge Form, located at http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-and-records-forms. If you have not met this requirement by the end of the second week of classes, you will be dropped from the course.

MW        05:30PM-06:50PM LEC M.Walker             FLC MAIN FL5 113         15857 Textbook
This course has a prerequisite of ENGWR 101 with a grade of "C" or better, or placement into ENGWR 300. On the first day of class be prepared to show documentation that you have met this requirement. Documentation can include copy of unofficial transcripts or Los Rios Assessment/Placement test results. If you have met the prerequisites outside the Los Rios Community College District, you can submit a Prerequisite Challenge Form, located at http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-and-records-forms. If you have not met this requirement by the end of the second week of classes, you will be dropped from the course.

M         11:15AM-12:35PM LEC G.Gompert            Rancho RCC1 212          16485 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC G.Gompert            Off Campus RCC ONLINE    16485 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which approximately half of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet and have an active email address. The class will meet on campus during the time listed above.
This course has a prerequisite of ENGWR 101 with a grade of "C" or better, or placement into ENGWR 300. On the first day of class be prepared to show documentation that you have met this requirement. Documentation can include copy of unofficial transcripts or Los Rios Assessment/Placement test results. If you have met the prerequisites outside the Los Rios Community College District, you can submit a Prerequisite Challenge Form, located at http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-and-records-forms. If you have not met this requirement by the end of the second week of classes, you will be dropped from the course.

MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC A.Knudson            El Dorado EDC A207       15858 Textbook
This course has a prerequisite of ENGWR 101 with a grade of "C" or better, or placement into ENGWR 300. On the first day of class be prepared to show documentation that you have met this requirement. Documentation can include copy of unofficial transcripts or Los Rios Assessment/Placement test results. If you have met the prerequisites outside the Los Rios Community College District, you can submit a Prerequisite Challenge Form, located at http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-and-records-forms. If you have not met this requirement by the end of the second week of classes, you will be dropped from the course.

TBA       TBA             LEC G.Gompert            El Dorado EDC ONLINE     19750 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The orientation for this class is online and can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website at D2L.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. For more information please contact the instructor at estepg@flc.losrios.edu.
This course has a prerequisite of ENGWR 101 with a grade of "C" or better, or placement into ENGWR 300. On the first day of class be prepared to show documentation that you have met this requirement. Documentation can include copy of unofficial transcripts or Los Rios Assessment/Placement test results. If you have met the prerequisites outside the Los Rios Community College District, you can submit a Prerequisite Challenge Form, located at http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-and-records-forms. If you have not met this requirement by the end of the second week of classes, you will be dropped from the course.

TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LEC R.Mowrer             El Dorado EDC A207       15859 Textbook
This course has a prerequisite of ENGWR 101 with a grade of "C" or better, or placement into ENGWR 300. On the first day of class be prepared to show documentation that you have met this requirement. Documentation can include copy of unofficial transcripts or Los Rios Assessment/Placement test results. If you have met the prerequisites outside the Los Rios Community College District, you can submit a Prerequisite Challenge Form, located at http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-and-records-forms. If you have not met this requirement by the end of the second week of classes, you will be dropped from the course.

Th        07:00PM-10:05PM LEC M.Walker             El Dorado EDC A207       16214 Textbook
This course has a prerequisite of ENGWR 101 with a grade of "C" or better, or placement into ENGWR 300. On the first day of class be prepared to show documentation that you have met this requirement. Documentation can include copy of unofficial transcripts or Los Rios Assessment/Placement test results. If you have met the prerequisites outside the Los Rios Community College District, you can submit a Prerequisite Challenge Form, located at http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-and-records-forms. If you have not met this requirement by the end of the second week of classes, you will be dropped from the course.


HIST 313    History of the United States (1865-1945)    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 101 with a grade of "C" or better; or eligibility for ENGWR via the assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(a); AA/AS Area V(b) (effective Summer 2017); CSU Area D; CSU Area F1; CSU Area F3; IGETC Area 4
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course portrays America's development from the period of Reconstruction following the Civil War in 1865 through the end of the Second World War in 1945, examining the significant ideals, decisions, forces, institutions, individuals, events, and processes that affected continuity and change during this time. Coverage also includes California state and local government.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jan 14-Mar 13
F         01:00PM-04:15PM LEC P.Baltimore          Rancho RCC1 210          16496 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC P.Baltimore          Off Campus RCC ONLINE    16496 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which approximately half of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet and have an active email address. The class will meet on campus during the time listed above.
This course has a prerequisite of ENGWR 101 with a grade of "C" or better, or placement into ENGWR 300. On the first day of class be prepared to show documentation that you have met this requirement. Documentation can include copy of unofficial transcripts or Los Rios Assessment/Placement test results. If you have met the prerequisites outside the Los Rios Community College District, you can submit a Prerequisite Challenge Form, located at http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-and-records-forms. If you have not met this requirement by the end of the second week of classes, you will be dropped from the course.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 14-May 11
T         07:00PM-10:10PM LEC G.Gompert            Rancho RCC1 134          16497 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC G.Gompert            Off Campus RCC ONLINE    16497 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which approximately half of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet and have an active email address. The class will meet on campus during the time listed above.
This course has a prerequisite of ENGWR 101 with a grade of "C" or better, or placement into ENGWR 300. On the first day of class be prepared to show documentation that you have met this requirement. Documentation can include copy of unofficial transcripts or Los Rios Assessment/Placement test results. If you have met the prerequisites outside the Los Rios Community College District, you can submit a Prerequisite Challenge Form, located at http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-and-records-forms. If you have not met this requirement by the end of the second week of classes, you will be dropped from the course.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        01:00PM-02:20PM LEC R.Mowrer             FLC MAIN PAC 1062        15992 Textbook
This course has a prerequisite of ENGWR 101 with a grade of "C" or better, or placement into ENGWR 300. On the first day of class be prepared to show documentation that you have met this requirement. Documentation can include copy of unofficial transcripts or Los Rios Assessment/Placement test results. If you have met the prerequisites outside the Los Rios Community College District, you can submit a Prerequisite Challenge Form, located at http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-and-records-forms. If you have not met this requirement by the end of the second week of classes, you will be dropped from the course.

MW        02:30PM-03:50PM LEC D.Moreno             FLC MAIN FL5 113         15860 Textbook
This course has a prerequisite of ENGWR 101 with a grade of "C" or better, or placement into ENGWR 300. On the first day of class be prepared to show documentation that you have met this requirement. Documentation can include copy of unofficial transcripts or Los Rios Assessment/Placement test results. If you have met the prerequisites outside the Los Rios Community College District, you can submit a Prerequisite Challenge Form, located at http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-and-records-forms. If you have not met this requirement by the end of the second week of classes, you will be dropped from the course.

TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC D.Moreno             FLC MAIN FL5 113         15861 Textbook
This course has a prerequisite of ENGWR 101 with a grade of "C" or better, or placement into ENGWR 300. On the first day of class be prepared to show documentation that you have met this requirement. Documentation can include copy of unofficial transcripts or Los Rios Assessment/Placement test results. If you have met the prerequisites outside the Los Rios Community College District, you can submit a Prerequisite Challenge Form, located at http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-and-records-forms. If you have not met this requirement by the end of the second week of classes, you will be dropped from the course.

F         09:00AM-12:05PM LEC R.Maddock            FLC MAIN FL5 113         15863 Textbook
This course has a prerequisite of ENGWR 101 with a grade of "C" or better, or placement into ENGWR 300. On the first day of class be prepared to show documentation that you have met this requirement. Documentation can include copy of unofficial transcripts or Los Rios Assessment/Placement test results. If you have met the prerequisites outside the Los Rios Community College District, you can submit a Prerequisite Challenge Form, located at http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-and-records-forms. If you have not met this requirement by the end of the second week of classes, you will be dropped from the course.

W         11:15AM-12:35PM LEC G.Gompert            Rancho RCC1 212          16371 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC G.Gompert            Off Campus RCC ONLINE    16371 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which approximately half of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet and have an active email address. The class will meet on campus during the time listed above.
This course has a prerequisite of ENGWR 101 with a grade of "C" or better, or placement into ENGWR 300. On the first day of class be prepared to show documentation that you have met this requirement. Documentation can include copy of unofficial transcripts or Los Rios Assessment/Placement test results. If you have met the prerequisites outside the Los Rios Community College District, you can submit a Prerequisite Challenge Form, located at http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-and-records-forms. If you have not met this requirement by the end of the second week of classes, you will be dropped from the course.

TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC R.Mowrer             El Dorado EDC A207       15864 Textbook
This course has a prerequisite of ENGWR 101 with a grade of "C" or better, or placement into ENGWR 300. On the first day of class be prepared to show documentation that you have met this requirement. Documentation can include copy of unofficial transcripts or Los Rios Assessment/Placement test results. If you have met the prerequisites outside the Los Rios Community College District, you can submit a Prerequisite Challenge Form, located at http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-and-records-forms. If you have not met this requirement by the end of the second week of classes, you will be dropped from the course.

W         07:00PM-10:05PM LEC P.Cooper             El Dorado EDC A207       16310 Textbook
This course has a prerequisite of ENGWR 101 with a grade of "C" or better, or placement into ENGWR 300. On the first day of class be prepared to show documentation that you have met this requirement. Documentation can include copy of unofficial transcripts or Los Rios Assessment/Placement test results. If you have met the prerequisites outside the Los Rios Community College District, you can submit a Prerequisite Challenge Form, located at http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-and-records-forms. If you have not met this requirement by the end of the second week of classes, you will be dropped from the course.


HIST 331    Women in American History    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 101 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement into ENGWR 300.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(a); AA/AS Area V(b) (effective Summer 2017); AA/AS Area VI; CSU Area D; CSU Area F1; CSU Area F2; IGETC Area 4
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course offers a survey of U.S. women's history, including the origin and development of the nation's political, social, economic, and intellectual institutions, from pre-contact indigenous societies to the modern era. The diverse roles and contributions of European American, Native American, African American, Mexican American, and Asian American women are emphasized throughout the course.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC D.Moreno             FLC MAIN FL4 136         15866 
Textbook
This course has a prerequisite of ENGWR 101 with a grade of "C" or better, or placement into ENGWR 300. On the first day of class be prepared to show documentation that you have met this requirement. Documentation can include copy of unofficial transcripts or Los Rios Assessment/Placement test results. If you have met the prerequisites outside the Los Rios Community College District, you can submit a Prerequisite Challenge Form, located at http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-and-records-forms. If you have not met this requirement by the end of the second week of classes, you will be dropped from the course.

Human Career Development (HCD)


HCD 310    College Success    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b); CSU Area E1
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This comprehensive course is designed to assist students in obtaining the skills and knowledge necessary to reach their educational objectives. Topics include: motivation and discipline, memory development, time management, communication skills, career planning, transfer options, study skills, and personal issues commonly reported by college students. The course is recommended for new students and others who can benefit.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC R.Nielsen            FLC MAIN FL4 233         15849 
Textbook
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC K.McGhee             FLC MAIN FL2 207         15850 Textbook
TTh       05:30PM-06:50PM LEC B.Lewis              FLC MAIN FL4 219         16220 Textbook
MW        09:30AM-10:50AM LEC K.Funderburg         Rancho RCC1 210          16072 Textbook
TTh       11:15AM-12:35PM LEC R.Nielsen            Rancho RCC1 211          19596 Textbook
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC M.Robinson           El Dorado EDC A213       15851 Textbook
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC M.Robinson           El Dorado EDC A105       16613 Textbook


HCD 318    Transfer: Making It Happen    2 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGRD 110 and ENGWR 101
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b)
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC
Description: This course provides a comprehensive study of the university transfer process as it relates to community college students. Topics include an overview of higher education, transfer admission requirements, college research, major selection, transfer resources, student support services, transitional issues, and the college application process. Field trips may be required.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 14-May 11
T         01:00PM-03:05PM LEC C.Clark              FLC MAIN FL4 132         16007 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC C.Clark              FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      16007 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which one half of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The class will meet on campus during the time listed above.


HCD 330    Life and Career Planning    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b)
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC
Description: This course is a comprehensive approach to life and career planning based on extensive measurement of aptitude, interests, personality type, values, and skills. Personal and career goals will be formulated using career research and decision making strategies. Course topics will include changing career trends and job search techniques. Supplementary items include the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator and Strong Interest Inventory.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jan 14-Mar 13
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Collier            FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      16073 
Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The orientation for this course is online and can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website at D2L.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. For more information, please contact the instructor at colliej@flc.losrios.edu


HCD 1000    Supervised Tutoring    0 Units

Prerequisite: None
Hours: 50 hours LAB
Description: This course offers individualized tutoring designed to assist students to increase their success in college courses. Students may enroll for support of more than one college course per semester. Content will vary depending upon the adjunct course. Attention will be given to essential study skills and utilization of campus learning resources. May be repeated in subsequent semesters.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TBA       TBA             LAB S.Raskin             FLC MAIN FL2 239         16601 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB S.Raskin             FLC MAIN FL2 246         16602 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB S.Raskin             Off Campus RCC1 203      20338 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB S.Raskin             El Dorado EDC C213       16604 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB S.Raskin             El Dorado EDC C204       16605 Textbook

Humanities (HUM)


HUM 300    Classical Humanities    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C2; IGETC Area 3B
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: The course focuses upon Western culture in its attempt to interpret human experience and identity. The course examines basic human values as exemplified in the arts, philosophy and history. Emphasis is on the Greeks, the Romans, and the Judeo-Christian traditions up to the end of the Middle Ages. Humanities students at FLC may be required to attend a cultural event during the semester at their own expense. In addition, students may be asked to purchase a student response system as part of their course materials.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jan 14-Mar 13
TBA       TBA             LEC R.DeVille            Off Campus RCC ONLINE    16498 
Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The orientation for this class will be held online at the course site at the Los Rios eLearning website D2L.losrios.edu. The orientation will not be available until the first day of the course. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site. Please direct any questions to the instructor at devillr@flc.losrios.edu. IMPORTANT: Students are required to activate and check their email accounts at least one week prior to the start of the semester to receive preliminary information from the instructor. If you would like to add the course, you must be waitlisted first. Do not contact the instructor; should space becomes available, the instructor will contact you.

TBA       TBA             LEC R.DeVille            Off Campus RCC ONLINE    16499 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The orientation for this class will be held online at the course site at the Los Rios eLearning website D2L.losrios.edu. The orientation will not be available until the first day of the course. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site. Please direct any questions to the instructor at devillr@flc.losrios.edu. IMPORTANT: Students are required to activate and check their email accounts at least one week prior to the start of the semester to receive preliminary information from the instructor. If you would like to add the course, you must be waitlisted first. Do not contact the instructor; should space becomes available, the instructor will contact you.

TBA       TBA             LEC R.DeVille            Off Campus RCC ONLINE    20489 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The orientation for this class will be held online at the course site at the Los Rios eLearning website D2L.losrios.edu. The orientation will not be available until the first day of the course. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site. Please direct any questions to the instructor at devillr@flc.losrios.edu. IMPORTANT: Students are required to activate and check their email accounts at least one week prior to the start of the semester to receive preliminary information from the instructor. If you would like to add the course, you must be waitlisted first. Do not contact the instructor; should space becomes available, the instructor will contact you.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC M.Pinkerton          FLC MAIN FL5 14          15869 Textbook
F         09:00AM-12:05PM LEC M.Emmert             FLC MAIN FL5 111         16386 Textbook
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC R.DeVille            El Dorado EDC A205       16322 Textbook


HUM 310    Modern Humanities    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C2; IGETC Area 3B
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course focuses upon Western culture in its attempt to interpret human experience and identity. The course examines basic human values as exemplified in the arts, philosophy, and history. Emphasis is on the Renaissance, the Baroque period, and the Modern age. Humanities students at FLC may be required to attend a cultural event during the semester at their own expense. In addition, students may be asked to purchase a student response system as part of their course materials.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC M.Pinkerton          FLC MAIN FL5 14          16500 
Textbook



Th        07:00PM-08:20PM LEC L.Smith              Rancho RCC1 210          19626 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC L.Smith              Off Campus RCC ONLINE    19626 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which one half of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet and have an active email address. The class will meet on campus during the time listed above.

TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC R.DeVille            El Dorado EDC A205       16501 Textbook


HUM 325    Arts and Humanities of the Islamic World    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; AA/AS Area VI; CSU Area C2; IGETC Area 3B
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course examines the arts and humanities shaped by Islamic thoughts and beliefs from the 7th century to contemporary times in the Islamic regions. It includes information on the history, religion, philosophy, visual arts, and literature. It additionally covers music and later art forms such as film. This course emphasizes Arab, Persian, African, and Asian contributions in the Islamic lands and in Diaspora.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TBA       TBA             LEC S.Mirmobiny          Off Campus RCC ONLINE    16502 
Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The orientation for this class is online and can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website at D2L.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. For more information, contact the instructor at: mirmobs@flc.losrios.edu.


HUM 332    American Humanities    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; AA/AS Area VI; CSU Area C2; IGETC Area 3B
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course examines ideas and values about the American experience by analyzing the literature, art, music, philosophy and history from the beginning of the twentieth-century to the present. The course draws upon the arts of African American, Native American, Asian American, Anglo and Latino cultures as avenues for understanding issues of race, ethnicity, class, and gender as they intersect with mainstream American values. Humanities students at FLC may be required to attend a cultural event during the semester at their own expense. In addition, students may be asked to purchase a student response system as part of their course materials.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
W         06:00PM-07:20PM LEC R.DeVille            FLC MAIN FL5 112         16503 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC R.DeVille            FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      16503 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which half of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet and have an active email address.

Th        12:00PM-01:20PM LEC R.DeVille            El Dorado EDC A205       16089 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC R.DeVille            El Dorado EDC ONLINE     16089 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which half of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet and have an active email address.

Human Services (HSER)


HSER 302    Introduction to Psychology of Human Relations    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b); CSU Area E1
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course introduces the skills of communicating and relating to others by improving attitudes, values, and methods that enhance communication skills in human relations. This course will improve the students' interpersonal self-awareness skills and assertiveness techniques. This course is open to all students and is a required course for the Human Services/Gerontology degree and certificate program.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC K.Van Noord          FLC MAIN PAC 1062        16372 
Textbook


HSER 350    Employment Skills in Human Services    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course introduces students to the legal and ethical issues of interviewing and counseling individuals, families, and groups. Course topics include family system dynamics, family and drug intervention, crisis intervention, court mandated reporting, legislative mandates required of counselors, and laws pertaining to counseling minors and other client populations within Human Services Agencies. This is a required course for the Human Services/Gerontology degree and certificate.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LEC C.Ciampa             El Dorado EDC A204       15867 
Textbook


HSER 360    Techniques of Interviewing and Counseling    3 Units

Prerequisite: HSER 302 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course introduces students to effective counseling and interviewing techniques as applied to associate para professional experiences as counselors, group counselor aides, mental health workers, social service technicians and other new careers in human services. This is a required course for the Human Services/Gerontology degree and certificate.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC K.Jones              El Dorado EDC A204       15868 
Textbook


HSER 366    Practices in Human Services    3 Units

Prerequisite: HSER 302 with a grade of "C" or better
Corequisite: HSER 350 and 360
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC ; 108 hours LAB
Description: This course provides research and supervised field experience in public and/or private agencies providing mental health, corrections, chemical dependency, and child/adolescent treatment services. Students apply concepts, values and skills acquired in other core courses to the process of helping others via internships and field trips. Students must provide their own transportation for field trips and internships. This course is not open to students who have taken HSER 362.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
T         09:00AM-09:50AM LEC K.Jones              El Dorado EDC A204       16389 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB K.Jones              El Dorado EDC A204         
This class has 6.6 hours TBA per week.


HSER 498    Work Experience in Human Services    1-4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 101 or ESLW 320
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b)
Enrollment Limitation: Student must be in a paid or non-paid internship, volunteer opportunity, or job related to career interests.
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 the field of Human Services. Course content will include understanding the application of education to the workforce, completing required forms which document the student's progress and hours spent at the work site, and developing workplace skills and competencies. During the semester, the student is required to attend orientation. Students must complete 75 hours of related paid work experience, or 60 hours of related unpaid work experience, for one unit. An additional 75 hours of related paid work experience or 60 hours of related unpaid work experience is required for each additional unit. The course may be taken for a maximum of 16 units. Students should have access to a computer, the Internet, and some computer media such as a USB drive to store data files. Online students must have an email account. Only one Work Experience course may be taken per semester.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 14-May 11
TBA       TBA             LAB K.Funderburg         FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      15702 
Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please go to flc.losrios.edu/~wexp for more information.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TBA       TBA             LAB K.Funderburg         FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      16119 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please go to flc.losrios.edu/~wexp for more information.

TBA       TBA             LAB A.Domek              Off Campus RCC ONLINE    15703 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please go to flc.losrios.edu/~wexp for more information.

TBA       TBA             LAB S.Wells              El Dorado EDC ONLINE     15704 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please go to flc.losrios.edu/~wexp for more information.

Interdisciplinary Studies (INDIS)


INDIS 314    Study Skills for Science Disciplines    .5 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Corequisite: Current enrollment in a science course.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 27 hours LAB
Description: This course offers individualized instructional modules designed to improve study strategies appropriate for various science classes and in the nursing program. A partial list of skills may include the following: principles of learning and retention, active reading and listening, note taking, annotating, discipline-based vocabulary, paraphrasing, test preparation, test taking, and problem solving. This course is offered in a flexible TBA format of 27 laboratory hours in order to accommodate the student's schedule. Registration is open through the tenth week of the semester. This course is graded on a pass/no pass basis.

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 14-May 17
TBA       TBA             LAB L.Abraham            FLC MAIN FL2 234         16400 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB P.Dao                FLC MAIN FL2 234         16400 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB C.Osorio             FLC MAIN FL2 234         16400 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB E.Wada               FLC MAIN FL2 234         16400 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB C.Oberth             FLC MAIN FL2 234         16400 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB W.Sughrue            FLC MAIN FL2 234         16400 Textbook

Library (LIBR)


LIBR 318    Library Research and Information Literacy    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b)
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC
Description: This course will help students acquire the information competency skills necessary to conduct academic, professional and personal research. It provides a step-by-step guide to the research process that is applicable to course work, professional work and life-long learning. It emphasizes developing effective search strategies, selecting information tools, locating and retrieving information sources, analyzing and critically evaluating information and organizing and using information in an ethical manner.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jan 14-Mar 13
TBA       TBA             LEC A.Brinkley           FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      15870 
Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. For more information, contact the instructor at: brinkla@flc.losrios.edu.

Management (MGMT)


MGMT 231    Negotiation Planning    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: BUS 310 or MGMT 360
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course introduces students to the concept of "total cost," and teaches the skills to perform cost analysis in support of supplier selection and effective supplier negotiations. Students will also participate in mock negotiations using the techniques learned in this course.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TBA       TBA             LEC O.Ghamami            FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      20345 
Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The orientation for this course is online and can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website at D2L.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. For more information, please contact the instructor at ghamamo@flc.losrios.edu


MGMT 308    Personnel and Human Resources Management    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course presents the student with the materials necessary to begin the complex study and analysis of such areas as civil rights, labor law, the personnel "Human Resources" organization and various management theories currently found in both public and private sector organizations.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TBA       TBA             LEC R.Garbett            FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      16179 
Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The orientation for this course is online and can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website at D2L.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. For more information, please contact the instructor at garbetr@flc.losrios.edu


MGMT 310    Introduction to Public Management    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course provides an introduction to the field of public management. It introduces students to the fundamental components of public management including public organizational relations and roles, leadership, ethics, fiscal management and policymaking. It also addresses the political, intergovernmental, and external environments in which public managers function.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 14-May 11
TBA       TBA             LEC C.Smith              FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      16526 
Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The orientation for this course is online and can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website at D2L.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. For more information, please go to www.flc.losrios.edu/~vickrey.


MGMT 362    Techniques of Management    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is designed for entrepreneurs and other managers as well as those entering mid-management positions. It focuses on primary management functions of planning, organizing, controlling, and leading. Related skills such as time management, cost control, performance evaluation, motivation, communication techniques, and the social responsibility of managers are also emphasized. The course provides a clear understanding of management and leadership tasks as well as skill development in essential management activities.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Watanabe           FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      15900 
Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The orientation for this course is online and can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website at D2L.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. For more information, please contact the instructor at watanam@flc.losrios.edu


MGMT 372    Human Relations and Organizational Behavior    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course emphasizes the psychology of human relations management. It covers human interaction principles that build confidence, competence, leadership and management plans and positive attitudes in work organizations. Topics include the basis for human behavior, perception, communication, motivation, performance improvement, group behavior, negotiation, ethics and social responsibility.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TBA       TBA             LEC R.Garbett            FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      15901 
Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The orientation for this course is online and can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website at D2L.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. For more information, please contact the instructor at garbetr@flc.losrios.edu


MGMT 498    Work Experience in Management    1-4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 101 or ESLW 320
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b)
Enrollment Limitation: Student must be in a paid or non-paid internship, volunteer opportunity, or job related to career interests.
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 the field of Management. Course content will include understanding the application of education to the workforce, completing required forms which document the student's progress and hours spent at the work site, and developing workplace skills and competencies. During the semester, the student is required to attend orientation. Students must complete 75 hours of related paid work experience, or 60 hours of related unpaid work experience, for one unit. An additional 75 hours of related paid work experience or 60 hours of related unpaid work experience is required for each additional unit. The course may be taken for a maximum of 16 units. Students should have access to a computer, the Internet, and some computer media such as a USB drive to store data files. Online students must have an email account. Only one Work Experience course may be taken per semester.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 14-May 11
TBA       TBA             LAB K.Funderburg         FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      16229 
Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please go to flc.losrios.edu/~wexp for more information.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TBA       TBA             LAB K.Funderburg         FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      16230 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please go to flc.losrios.edu/~wexp for more information.

TBA       TBA             LAB A.Domek              Off Campus RCC ONLINE    16231 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please go to flc.losrios.edu/~wexp for more information.

TBA       TBA             LAB S.Wells              El Dorado EDC ONLINE     16232 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please go to flc.losrios.edu/~wexp for more information.

Marketing (MKT)


MKT 300    Principles of Marketing    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course provides a general overview of marketing principles. The course covers the process of planning and executing the conception, pricing, promotion, and distribution of ideas, goods and services to create exchanges that satisfy individual and organizational goals. The course includes analysis of the elements of the marketing environment such as government regulation, environmental protection, competition, and consumer behavior.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Watanabe           FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      15976 
Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The orientation for this course is online and can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website at D2L.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. For more information, please contact the instructor at watanam@flc.losrios.edu

Th        05:30PM-08:35PM LEC M.Watanabe           FLC MAIN FL1 204         16024 Textbook


MKT 498    Work Experience in Marketing    1-4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 101 or ESLW 320
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b)
Enrollment Limitation: Student must be in a paid or non-paid internship, volunteer opportunity, or job related to career interests.
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 the field of Marketing. Course content will include understanding the application of education to the workforce, completing required forms which document the student's progress and hours spent at the work site, and developing workplace skills and competencies. During the semester, the student is required to attend orientation. Students must complete 75 hours of related paid work experience, or 60 hours of related unpaid work experience, for one unit. An additional 75 hours of related paid work experience or 60 hours of related unpaid work experience is required for each additional unit. The course may be taken for a maximum of 16 units. Students should have access to a computer, the Internet, and some computer media such as a USB drive to store data files. Online students must have an email account. Only one Work Experience course may be taken per semester.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 14-May 11
TBA       TBA             LAB K.Funderburg         FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      16233 
Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please go to flc.losrios.edu/~wexp for more information.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TBA       TBA             LAB K.Funderburg         FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      16234 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please go to flc.losrios.edu/~wexp for more information.

TBA       TBA             LAB A.Domek              Off Campus RCC ONLINE    16235 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please go to flc.losrios.edu/~wexp for more information.

TBA       TBA             LAB S.Wells              El Dorado EDC ONLINE     16236 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please go to flc.losrios.edu/~wexp for more information.

Mathematics (MATH)


MATH 10    Developing Confidence in Math    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
Corequisite: MATH 20, 30, 100, 110, or 120
Hours: 18 hours LEC
Description: This course helps students become more effective learners of mathematics. Topics addressed are how to overcome math anxiety and build confidence in math, study and note taking skills, time management, and test preparation. Students must be enrolled in Math 20, 30, 100, 110 or 120 to take this course or have the permission of the instructor. This course is graded on a Pass/No Pass basis.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
T         05:30PM-06:20PM LEC M.Roberts            Rancho RCC1 227          16506 
Textbook
This class starts the second week of the semester. It is designed to help students who are also enrolled in another math class.

T         05:30PM-06:20PM LEC J.Bulaong            Rancho RCC1 227          16506 Textbook
This class starts the second week of the semester. It is designed to help students who are also enrolled in another math class.


MATH 20    Arithmetic    5 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 90 hours LEC
Description: This course provides group and individual instruction in the fundamentals of arithmetic with an emphasis on written and mental computational skills. In order to enhance mental computational skills, calculators will not be allowed. Topics include operations with whole numbers, fractions, decimals, signed numbers, percents, ratios, proportions, problem solving, and applications involving measurement and geometry.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MWF       07:00AM-08:30AM LEC M.Olsen              FLC MAIN FL2 207         15871 
Textbook
TTh       06:00PM-08:20PM LEC B.Watson             FLC MAIN FL5 109         15872 Textbook
MWF       07:45AM-09:15AM LEC B.Nguyen             Rancho RCC1 212          16507 Textbook
MW        07:00PM-09:20PM LEC M.Olsen              Rancho RCC1 212          19409 Textbook
MWF       08:50AM-10:20AM LEC K.Clayton            El Dorado EDC A201       15873 Textbook


MATH 30    Pre-Algebra Mathematics    5 Units

Prerequisite: MATH 20 or 25 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement through the assessment process.
Hours: 90 hours LEC
Description: This course in prealgebra mathematics emphasizes the fundamental operations on integers and decimals as well as in geometric figures, measurement, and algebra with an emphasis on written and mental computational skills. Topics include: fractions; decimals; signed numbers; properties of exponents; scientific notation; evaluation of expressions and formulas; linear equations; algebraic manipulations on polynomials; and the rectangular coordinate system.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MWF       08:50AM-10:20AM LEC V.Nersesyan          FLC MAIN FL1 204         19410 
Textbook
Your prerequisite must be cleared before you add this class. Students using a class outside of Los Rios must plan ahead in order to avoid delays in enrollment. For details, go to http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-information/prerequisite-information.

MWF       10:30AM-12:00PM LEC Y.Zhang              FLC MAIN FL1 203         16186 Textbook
Your prerequisite must be cleared before you add this class. Students using a class outside of Los Rios must plan ahead in order to avoid delays in enrollment. For details, go to http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-information/prerequisite-information.

TTh       10:30AM-12:00PM LEC J.Eitel              FLC MAIN FL2 157         15978 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Eitel              FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      15978 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which approximately one third of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet and have an active email address. The class will meet on campus during the time listed above.
Your prerequisite must be cleared before you add this class. Students using a class outside of Los Rios must plan ahead in order to avoid delays in enrollment. For details, go to http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-information/prerequisite-information.

MW        06:00PM-08:20PM LEC C.Middleton          FLC MAIN FL2 211         15874 Textbook
Your prerequisite must be cleared before you add this class. Students using a class outside of Los Rios must plan ahead in order to avoid delays in enrollment. For details, go to http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-information/prerequisite-information.

MWF       09:30AM-11:00AM LEC J.Harden             Rancho RCC1 211          16077 Textbook
Your prerequisite must be cleared before you add this class. Students using a class outside of Los Rios must plan ahead in order to avoid delays in enrollment. For details, go to http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-information/prerequisite-information.

TTh       08:30AM-10:50AM LEC W.Jensen             Rancho RCC1 134          16508 Textbook
Your prerequisite must be cleared before you add this class. Students using a class outside of Los Rios must plan ahead in order to avoid delays in enrollment. For details, go to http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-information/prerequisite-information.

TTh       01:00PM-03:20PM LEC M.Kroencke           El Dorado EDC A202       15875 Textbook
Your prerequisite must be cleared before you add this class. Students using a class outside of Los Rios must plan ahead in order to avoid delays in enrollment. For details, go to http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-information/prerequisite-information.


MATH 100    Elementary Algebra    5 Units

Prerequisite: MATH 30 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement through the assessment process.
Hours: 90 hours LEC
Description: This course includes the fundamental concepts and operations of algebra with problem solving skills emphasized throughout. Topics include: properties of real numbers, linear equations and inequalities, integer exponents, polynomials, factoring polynomials, rational expressions and equations, radical expressions and equations, systems of linear equations and inequalities, the rectangular coordinate system, graphs and equations of lines, and solving quadratic equations.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MWF       12:15PM-01:45PM LEC L.Schritter          FLC MAIN FL5 112         16373 
Textbook
Your prerequisite must be cleared before you add this class. Students using a class outside of Los Rios must plan ahead in order to avoid delays in enrollment. For details, go to http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-information/prerequisite-information.

MW        01:00PM-03:20PM LEC C.Middleton          FLC MAIN FL2 207         16374 Textbook
Your prerequisite must be cleared before you add this class. Students using a class outside of Los Rios must plan ahead in order to avoid delays in enrollment. For details, go to http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-information/prerequisite-information.

MWF       08:50AM-10:20AM LEC W.Jensen             FLC MAIN PAC 1062        15877 Textbook
This class is part of the First Year Experience program. For more information, please go to the First Year Experience Webpage.
Your prerequisite must be cleared before you add this class. Students using a class outside of Los Rios must plan ahead in order to avoid delays in enrollment. For details, go to http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-information/prerequisite-information.

MWF       10:30AM-12:00PM LEC W.Jensen             FLC MAIN PAC 1062        15878 Textbook
This class is part of the First Year Experience program. For more information, please go to the First Year Experience Webpage.
Your prerequisite must be cleared before you add this class. Students using a class outside of Los Rios must plan ahead in order to avoid delays in enrollment. For details, go to http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-information/prerequisite-information.

MWF       10:30AM-12:00PM LEC L.Schritter          FLC MAIN FL5 112         15879 Textbook
Your prerequisite must be cleared before you add this class. Students using a class outside of Los Rios must plan ahead in order to avoid delays in enrollment. For details, go to http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-information/prerequisite-information.

MWF       10:30AM-12:00PM LEC M.Chiang-Yamada      FLC MAIN FL4 132         15880 Textbook
Your prerequisite must be cleared before you add this class. Students using a class outside of Los Rios must plan ahead in order to avoid delays in enrollment. For details, go to http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-information/prerequisite-information.

MWF       12:15PM-01:45PM LEC M.Chiang-Yamada      FLC MAIN FL4 132         15881 Textbook
Your prerequisite must be cleared before you add this class. Students using a class outside of Los Rios must plan ahead in order to avoid delays in enrollment. For details, go to http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-information/prerequisite-information.

MW        01:00PM-03:20PM LEC V.Nersesyan          FLC MAIN FL2 157         16509 Textbook
Your prerequisite must be cleared before you add this class. Students using a class outside of Los Rios must plan ahead in order to avoid delays in enrollment. For details, go to http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-information/prerequisite-information.

MW        08:50AM-10:20AM LEC J.Eitel              FLC MAIN FL2 157         19422 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Eitel              FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      19422 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which approximately one third of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet and have an active email address. The class will meet on campus during the time listed above.
Your prerequisite must be cleared before you add this class. Students using a class outside of Los Rios must plan ahead in order to avoid delays in enrollment. For details, go to http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-information/prerequisite-information.

TTh       05:15PM-06:45PM LEC D.Pietromonaco       FLC MAIN FL2 157         15883 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC D.Pietromonaco       FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      15883 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which approximately one third of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet and have an active email address. The class will meet on campus during the time listed above.
Your prerequisite must be cleared before you add this class. Students using a class outside of Los Rios must plan ahead in order to avoid delays in enrollment. For details, go to http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-information/prerequisite-information.

TTh       07:00PM-09:20PM LEC M.Nye                FLC MAIN FL1 208         15876 Textbook
Your prerequisite must be cleared before you add this class. Students using a class outside of Los Rios must plan ahead in order to avoid delays in enrollment. For details, go to http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-information/prerequisite-information.

MWF       07:45AM-09:15AM LEC J.Harden             Rancho RCC1 211          15882 Textbook
Your prerequisite must be cleared before you add this class. Students using a class outside of Los Rios must plan ahead in order to avoid delays in enrollment. For details, go to http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-information/prerequisite-information.
Students will be required to complete homework using the xyzhomework.com website. For additional information, please email the instructor at nguyenb@flc.losrios.edu.

MW        01:00PM-03:20PM LEC J.Harden             Rancho RCC1 212          19429 Textbook
Your prerequisite must be cleared before you add this class. Students using a class outside of Los Rios must plan ahead in order to avoid delays in enrollment. For details, go to http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-information/prerequisite-information.

TTh       07:00PM-09:20PM LEC M.Roberts            Rancho RCC1 211          16510 Textbook
Your prerequisite must be cleared before you add this class. Students using a class outside of Los Rios must plan ahead in order to avoid delays in enrollment. For details, go to http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-information/prerequisite-information.

TTh       07:00PM-09:20PM LEC J.Bulaong            Rancho RCC1 211          16510 Textbook
Your prerequisite must be cleared before you add this class. Students using a class outside of Los Rios must plan ahead in order to avoid delays in enrollment. For details, go to http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-information/prerequisite-information.

TTh       08:50AM-10:20AM LEC T.Curran             El Dorado EDC A202       15884 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC T.Curran             El Dorado EDC ONLINE     15884 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which approximately one third of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet and have an active email address. The class will meet on campus during the time listed above.
Your prerequisite must be cleared before you add this class. Students using a class outside of Los Rios must plan ahead in order to avoid delays in enrollment. For details, go to http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-information/prerequisite-information.

MW        06:00PM-08:20PM LEC J.Eitel              El Dorado EDC A202       16253 Textbook
Your prerequisite must be cleared before you add this class. Students using a class outside of Los Rios must plan ahead in order to avoid delays in enrollment. For details, go to http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-information/prerequisite-information.


MATH 110    Elementary Geometry    5 Units

Prerequisite: MATH 100 with a grade of "C" or better, or placement through the assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area II(b)
Hours: 90 hours LEC
Description: This course covers aspects of elementary geometry. Topics include terms and definitions, properties of parallel lines and parallelograms, congruent and similar triangles, properties of triangles, right triangles, and basic trigonometry. Later topics include properties of circles, construction of loci, areas, and volumes. The course also emphasizes problem solving strategies, elementary logic, and reading and writing proofs. Students are required to purchase a compass, straight edge or ruler. (Competency: Mathematics)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TTh       01:00PM-03:20PM LEC J.Harden             FLC MAIN FL1 208         16142 
Textbook
Your prerequisite must be cleared before you add this class. Students using a class outside of Los Rios must plan ahead in order to avoid delays in enrollment. For details, go to http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-information/prerequisite-information.


MATH 120    Intermediate Algebra    5 Units

Prerequisite: MATH 100 with a grade of "C" or better, or placement through the assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area II(b)
Hours: 90 hours LEC
Description: This course reviews and extends the concepts of elementary algebra with problem solving skills emphasized throughout. Topics which are reviewed and extended include: linear and quadratic equations, factoring polynomials, rational expressions, exponents, radicals, equations of lines, and systems of equations. New topics include: larger systems of equations, absolute value equations and inequalities, rational exponents, translations and reflections of key function graphs, function notation and function operations, exponential and logarithmic functions, graphs of quadratic and simple polynomial functions, quadratic inequalities, non-linear systems of equations, and an introduction to conic sections. (Competency: Mathematics)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MWF       08:50AM-10:20AM LEC M.Kroencke           FLC MAIN FL4 137         15885 
Textbook
This class is part of the First Year Experience program. For more information, please go to the First Year Experience Webpage.
Your prerequisite must be cleared before you add this class. Students using a class outside of Los Rios must plan ahead in order to avoid delays in enrollment. For details, go to http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-information/prerequisite-information.

MWF       08:50AM-10:20AM LEC L.Schritter          FLC MAIN FL5 112         16078 Textbook
Your prerequisite must be cleared before you add this class. Students using a class outside of Los Rios must plan ahead in order to avoid delays in enrollment. For details, go to http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-information/prerequisite-information.

MTWTh     09:15AM-10:20AM LEC J.Fuson              FLC MAIN FL4 133         15886 Textbook
Your prerequisite must be cleared before you add this class. Students using a class outside of Los Rios must plan ahead in order to avoid delays in enrollment. For details, go to http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-information/prerequisite-information.

MTWTh     10:30AM-11:35AM LEC K.Pipkin             FLC MAIN FL1 208         16162 Textbook
Your prerequisite must be cleared before you add this class. Students using a class outside of Los Rios must plan ahead in order to avoid delays in enrollment. For details, go to http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-information/prerequisite-information.

MTWTh     10:30AM-11:35AM LEC J.Fuson              FLC MAIN FL4 133         15887 Textbook
Your prerequisite must be cleared before you add this class. Students using a class outside of Los Rios must plan ahead in order to avoid delays in enrollment. For details, go to http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-information/prerequisite-information.

MWF       10:30AM-12:00PM LEC V.Nersesyan          FLC MAIN FL1 204         15888 Textbook
Your prerequisite must be cleared before you add this class. Students using a class outside of Los Rios must plan ahead in order to avoid delays in enrollment. For details, go to http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-information/prerequisite-information.

MWF       10:30AM-12:00PM LEC M.Kroencke           FLC MAIN FL4 137         16512 Textbook
This class is part of the First Year Experience program. For more information, please go to the First Year Experience Webpage.
Your prerequisite must be cleared before you add this class. Students using a class outside of Los Rios must plan ahead in order to avoid delays in enrollment. For details, go to http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-information/prerequisite-information.

MWF       12:15PM-01:45PM LEC D.Pietromonaco       FLC MAIN FL1 208         16513 Textbook
Your prerequisite must be cleared before you add this class. Students using a class outside of Los Rios must plan ahead in order to avoid delays in enrollment. For details, go to http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-information/prerequisite-information.

TTh       10:30AM-12:50PM LEC C.Greene             FLC MAIN FL4 132         16566 Textbook
Your prerequisite must be cleared before you add this class. Students using a class outside of Los Rios must plan ahead in order to avoid delays in enrollment. For details, go to http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-information/prerequisite-information.

TTh       01:00PM-03:20PM LEC D.Pietromonaco       FLC MAIN FL2 157         19436 Textbook
Your prerequisite must be cleared before you add this class. Students using a class outside of Los Rios must plan ahead in order to avoid delays in enrollment. For details, go to http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-information/prerequisite-information.

MW        06:00PM-08:20PM LEC T.Suter              FLC MAIN FL4 132         15889 Textbook
Your prerequisite must be cleared before you add this class. Students using a class outside of Los Rios must plan ahead in order to avoid delays in enrollment. For details, go to http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-information/prerequisite-information.

TTh       07:00PM-09:20PM LEC Y.Cai                FLC MAIN FL4 133         16514 Textbook
Your prerequisite must be cleared before you add this class. Students using a class outside of Los Rios must plan ahead in order to avoid delays in enrollment. For details, go to http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-information/prerequisite-information.

MWF       09:30AM-11:00AM LEC B.Nguyen             Rancho RCC1 212          16254 Textbook
Your prerequisite must be cleared before you add this class. Students using a class outside of Los Rios must plan ahead in order to avoid delays in enrollment. For details, go to http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-information/prerequisite-information.
In addition to the textbook, students must purchase access to the MyMathLab website for completion of homework and other course requirements. For additional information, please email the instructor at nguyenb@flc.losrios.edu.

MW        01:00PM-03:20PM LEC N.Wai                Rancho RCC1 227          16515 Textbook
Your prerequisite must be cleared before you add this class. Students using a class outside of Los Rios must plan ahead in order to avoid delays in enrollment. For details, go to http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-information/prerequisite-information.

MW        01:00PM-03:20PM LEC M.Olsen              Rancho RCC1 227          16515 Textbook
Your prerequisite must be cleared before you add this class. Students using a class outside of Los Rios must plan ahead in order to avoid delays in enrollment. For details, go to http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-information/prerequisite-information.

MWF       10:30AM-12:00PM LEC K.Clayton            El Dorado EDC A201       15890 Textbook
Your prerequisite must be cleared before you add this class. Students using a class outside of Los Rios must plan ahead in order to avoid delays in enrollment. For details, go to http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-information/prerequisite-information.

MW        01:00PM-03:20PM LEC C.Greene             El Dorado EDC A202       16516 Textbook
Your prerequisite must be cleared before you add this class. Students using a class outside of Los Rios must plan ahead in order to avoid delays in enrollment. For details, go to http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-information/prerequisite-information.

TTh       06:00PM-08:20PM LEC C.Middleton          El Dorado EDC A202       15891 Textbook
Your prerequisite must be cleared before you add this class. Students using a class outside of Los Rios must plan ahead in order to avoid delays in enrollment. For details, go to http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-information/prerequisite-information.


MATH 310    Mathematical Discovery    3 Units

Prerequisite: Math 110 (Geometry) or one year of high school Geometry and Math 120 (Intermediate Algebra); both with a grade of "C" or better; or placement through the assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area II(b); CSU Area B4
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is designed to enhance students' understanding of mathematics by involving them in the mathematical process of exploration, conjecture, and proof. Students will explore mathematical patterns and relations, formulate conjectures, and prove their conjectures. Areas of mathematics from which content may be derived include number theory, statistics, probability, geometry, and sequences and series. This course is recommended for students interested in a career in education. (Competency: Mathematics)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        05:30PM-06:50PM LEC D.Jordan             FLC MAIN FL1 208         15892 
Textbook
Your prerequisite must be cleared before you add this class. Students using a class outside of Los Rios must plan ahead in order to avoid delays in enrollment. For details, go to http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-information/prerequisite-information.


MATH 335    Trigonometry with College Algebra    5 Units

Prerequisite: Math 120 (Intermediate Algebra) and Geometry; both with a grade of "C" or better; or placement through the assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area II(b); CSU Area B4
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 90 hours LEC
Description: This is a full trigonometry course with college algebra concepts reviewed, extended, and integrated when they are relevant to the trigonometric concepts. The trigonometric topics include right triangle trigonometry, unit circle trigonometry, graphs of trigonometric functions, proofs of trigonometric identities, solving trigonometric equations, applications of trigonometric functions (laws of sines and cosines), inverse trigonometric functions, polar coordinates, graphing polar functions, and vectors. The algebra topics include exponential and logarithmic functions, complex numbers, in addition to solving equations, inequalities, and systems of equations. A graphing calculator may be required for this course. (Competency: Mathematics)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MWF       08:50AM-10:20AM LEC M.Chiang-Yamada      FLC MAIN FL4 132         15893 
Textbook
Your prerequisite must be cleared before you add this class. Students using a class outside of Los Rios must plan ahead in order to avoid delays in enrollment. For details, go to http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-information/prerequisite-information.

MW        07:00PM-09:20PM LEC T.Curran             FLC MAIN FL1 208         15894 Textbook
Your prerequisite must be cleared before you add this class. Students using a class outside of Los Rios must plan ahead in order to avoid delays in enrollment. For details, go to http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-information/prerequisite-information.

TTh       07:00PM-09:20PM LEC T.Curran             El Dorado EDC A201       16517 Textbook
Your prerequisite must be cleared before you add this class. Students using a class outside of Los Rios must plan ahead in order to avoid delays in enrollment. For details, go to http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-information/prerequisite-information.


MATH 341    Calculus for Business and Economics    4 Units

Prerequisite: MATH 120 with a grade of "C" or better, or placement through the assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area II(b) ; CSU Area B4; IGETC Area 2
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: This course is designed around applications of sets, functions, limits, analytic geometry, and the differential and integral calculus in an economic and business context. This course is intended for business students; it is not recommended for mathematics and physical science majors.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        01:00PM-03:05PM LEC S.McFaul             FLC MAIN FL4 137         19437 
Textbook
Online homework required.


MATH 370    Pre-Calculus Mathematics    5 Units

Prerequisite: MATH 335 with a grade of "C" or better, or placement through the assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area II(b); CSU Area B4; IGETC Area 2
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 90 hours LEC
Description: This course is designed to prepare students for Calculus (Math 400 - 402). Course content includes a brief review followed by an in-depth extension of the properties of polynomial, rational, exponential, logarithmic and trigonometric functions. Additional topics include systems of linear and non-linear equations and inequalities, conic sections, sequences and series, binomial theorem, analytic geometry, vectors, parametric, and polar equations. A graphing calculator may be required for this course. (Competency: Mathematics)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TTh       08:00AM-10:20AM LEC C.Greene             FLC MAIN FL4 132         15895 
Textbook
Your prerequisite must be cleared before you add this class. Students using a class outside of Los Rios must plan ahead in order to avoid delays in enrollment. For details, go to http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-information/prerequisite-information.

MWTh      07:15AM-08:45AM LEC J.Fuson              FLC MAIN FL4 133         16518 Textbook
Your prerequisite must be cleared before you add this class. Students using a class outside of Los Rios must plan ahead in order to avoid delays in enrollment. For details, go to http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-information/prerequisite-information.

MW        06:00PM-08:20PM LEC V.Nersesyan          FLC MAIN FL4 219         15896 Textbook
Your prerequisite must be cleared before you add this class. Students using a class outside of Los Rios must plan ahead in order to avoid delays in enrollment. For details, go to http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-information/prerequisite-information.

TTh       01:00PM-03:20PM LEC B.Nguyen             Rancho RCC1 211          19438 Textbook
Your prerequisite must be cleared before you add this class. Students using a class outside of Los Rios must plan ahead in order to avoid delays in enrollment. For details, go to http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-information/prerequisite-information.

MWF       08:50AM-10:20AM LEC C.Greene             El Dorado EDC A202       16209 Textbook
Your prerequisite must be cleared before you add this class. Students using a class outside of Los Rios must plan ahead in order to avoid delays in enrollment. For details, go to http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-information/prerequisite-information.


MATH 400    Calculus I    5 Units

Prerequisite: MATH 370 with a grade of "C" or better, or placement through the assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area II(b); CSU Area B4; IGETC Area 2
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 90 hours LEC
Description: This course explores the basic concepts of analytic geometry, limits of functions, derivatives, and integrals. Topics covered will include finding the limits of functions by graphing and indeterminate forms of algebraic expressions. Derivatives and integrals involving algebraic, trigonometric, exponential, logarithmic, and inverse trigonometric functions will also be covered. Many applications will be covered, including those involving rectilinear motion, differentials, related rates, graphing, optimization, and finding areas of bounded regions. A graphing calculator may be required for this course. (C-ID MATH 210; Competency: Mathematics)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MWF       08:50AM-10:20AM LEC M.Olsen              FLC MAIN FL2 207         15897 
Textbook
Your prerequisite must be cleared before you add this class. Students using a class outside of Los Rios must plan ahead in order to avoid delays in enrollment. For details, go to http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-information/prerequisite-information.

MW        05:30PM-07:50PM LEC S.McFaul             FLC MAIN FL4 137         15994 Textbook
Your prerequisite must be cleared before you add this class. Students using a class outside of Los Rios must plan ahead in order to avoid delays in enrollment. For details, go to http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-information/prerequisite-information.


MATH 401    Calculus II    5 Units

Prerequisite: MATH 400 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: AA/AS Area II(b); CSU Area B4; IGETC Area 2
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 90 hours LEC
Description: This course is a continuation of MATH 400. Topics covered include techniques of integration, numerical integration, improper integrals, infinite series, parametric equations, polar coordinates, and conic sections. Many applications will be covered including those involving areas between plane regions, volumes of revolution, work, moments and concepts of mass, average value, arc length, and surface area. A graphing calculator may be required for this course. (C-ID MATH 220; Competency: Mathematics)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MWF       08:50AM-10:20AM LEC K.Pipkin             FLC MAIN FL1 208         15898 
Textbook
Your prerequisite must be cleared before you add this class. Students using a class outside of Los Rios must plan ahead in order to avoid delays in enrollment. For details, go to http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-information/prerequisite-information.

TTh       08:00AM-10:20AM LEC K.Pipkin             FLC MAIN FL1 208         16519 Textbook
Your prerequisite must be cleared before you add this class. Students using a class outside of Los Rios must plan ahead in order to avoid delays in enrollment. For details, go to http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-information/prerequisite-information.

MW        06:00PM-08:20PM LEC K.Clayton            FLC MAIN FL4 133         16255 Textbook
Your prerequisite must be cleared before you add this class. Students using a class outside of Los Rios must plan ahead in order to avoid delays in enrollment. For details, go to http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-information/prerequisite-information.


MATH 402    Calculus III    5 Units

Prerequisite: MATH 401 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: AA/AS Area II(b); CSU Area B4; IGETC Area 2
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 90 hours LEC
Description: This course extends the concepts of limits, derivatives and integrals to vector-valued functions and functions of more than one variable. Topics covered will include three-dimensional analytic geometry and vectors, partial derivatives, multiple integrals, line integrals, surface integrals, and the theorems of Green, Gauss (Divergence), and Stokes. Many applications of the calculus will be included. A graphing calculator may be required for this course. (C-ID MATH 230; Competency: Mathematics)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TTh       07:00PM-09:20PM LEC D.Pietromonaco       FLC MAIN FL2 157         15977 
Textbook
Your prerequisite must be cleared before you add this class. Students using a class outside of Los Rios must plan ahead in order to avoid delays in enrollment. For details, go to http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-information/prerequisite-information.


MATH 410    Introduction to Linear Algebra    3 Units

Prerequisite: MATH 401 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: AA/AS Area II(b); CSU Area B4
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course introduces linear algebra. Topics include matrices, determinants, systems of equations, vector spaces, linear transformations, eigenvectors, and applications. This course is intended for majors in mathematics, engineering, science, and related fields. (C-ID MATH 250; Competency: Mathematics)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC T.Curran             FLC MAIN FL4 219         15899 
Textbook
Your prerequisite must be cleared before you add this class. Students using a class outside of Los Rios must plan ahead in order to avoid delays in enrollment. For details, go to http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-information/prerequisite-information.

Medical Technology (MEDTEC)


MEDTEC 312    Phlebotomy Clinical Internship    2-3.5 Units

Prerequisite: MEDTEC 311 with a grade of "C" or better
Advisory: BUSTEC 307.1
Enrollment Limitation: Admission to the MLT Program or program director approval. Students must have met all background, drug, and immune checks set by the clinical affiliate.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 9 hours LEC ; 81 hours LAB
Description: The student will spend 80 hours in a Clinical Internship at a medical laboratory performing at least 10 skin and 50 venipunctures on patients from a variety of age groups and medical conditions. Administrative skills will also be practiced. The Clinical Internship is conducted as a non-paid laboratory experience, and the student is required to attend the facility for a minimum of 80 hours. Students must have liability insurance, as well as lab coats or scrubs as required by the clinical site. Student must provide documentation of Tuberculosis status and Hepatitis B vaccination status.

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 16-Jun 30
TBA       TBA             LEC N.Cherok-Fenner      El Dorado EDCTBA         19444 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB N.Cherok-Fenner      El Dorado EDCTBA           
To enroll in MEDTEC classes, students must first gain admission to the Medical Laboratory Technician program. For more information please visit the Medical Technician Program website.

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 20-Jul 28
TBA       TBA             LEC N.Cherok-Fenner      El Dorado EDCTBA         19446 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB N.Cherok-Fenner      El Dorado EDCTBA           
To enroll in MEDTEC classes, students must first gain admission to the Medical Laboratory Technician program. For more information please visit the Medical Technician Program website.


MEDTEC 323    Clinical Chemistry and Urinalysis    4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Enrollment Limitation: Admission to the Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT) Program or program director approval
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course introduces students to mathematical applications in the clinical laboratory, especially as applied to quality assurance, quality control and reporting of results. Also covered is the basic biochemistry of metabolism, including carbohydrates, proteins, lipids and electrolytes, and the instrumentation used for their measurement. The study of endocrinology, enzyme function, therapeutic drugs, blood gases, and an overview of other body fluid constituents will be covered. This course also introduces the concepts of urinalysis with an emphasis on physical and chemical features in normal and abnormal urine. Discussion topics will be correlated with applications in human medicine. Purchase of personal protective equipment, including a lab coat, safety glasses, and disposable gloves, is required. Students must also provide documentation of current Tuberculosis clearance and Hepatitis B vaccination status, as blood and body fluid specimens will be processed.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
T         10:30AM-01:35PM LEC W.Miller             El Dorado EDC C202       16520 
Textbook
Th        10:30AM-01:35PM LAB W.Miller             El Dorado EDC A104         
To enroll in MEDTEC classes, students must first gain admission to the Medical Laboratory Technician program. For more information please visit the Medical Technician Program website.


MEDTEC 330    Hematology    4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Enrollment Limitation: Admission to the Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT) Program or program director approval
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 50 hours LEC ; 66 hours LAB
Description: This course provides an overview of human blood cell development and function. Hematological disorders and corresponding laboratory findings will also be addressed. Purchase of personal protective equipment, including a lab coat, safety glasses, and disposable gloves, is required. Students must also provide documentation of current Tuberculosis clearance and Hepatitis B vaccination status, as blood and body fluid specimens will be processed.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
M         09:00AM-12:05PM LEC P.Pourvatan          El Dorado EDC A105       16524 
Textbook
W         09:00AM-12:35PM LAB P.Pourvatan          El Dorado EDC A104         
To enroll in MEDTEC classes, students must first gain admission to the Medical Laboratory Technician program. For more information please visit the Medical Technician Program website.


MEDTEC 360    Chemistry and Urinalysis Practicum    4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Corequisite: MEDTEC 323; may be taken previously.
Enrollment Limitation: Admission to the MLT Program or program director approval. Students must have met all background, drug, and immune checks set by the clinical affiliate.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 216 hours LAB
Description: This course provides a clinical laboratory experience in the chemistry department of a local health care organization. Instrumentation and manual methods will be introduced. Emphasis will be placed on technique, accuracy and precision. Purchase of personal protective equipment, including a lab coat, safety glasses, and disposable gloves, is required. Students must also provide documentation of Tuberculosis status & Hepatitis B vaccination status, as blood and body fluid specimens will be processed. Students may also be required to purchase liability insurance. Students will be required to provide their own transportation to the partner health care facility which will likely be in the Sacramento region.

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 16-Jun 30
TBA       TBA             LAB J.Pedro              El Dorado EDCTBA         19454 
Textbook
To enroll in MEDTEC classes, students must first gain admission to the Medical Laboratory Technician program. For more information please visit the Medical Technician Program website.

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 20-Jul 28
TBA       TBA             LAB J.Pedro              El Dorado EDCTBA         19461 Textbook
To enroll in MEDTEC classes, students must first gain admission to the Medical Laboratory Technician program. For more information please visit the Medical Technician Program website.


MEDTEC 361    Hematology and Hemostasis Practicum    4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Corequisite: MEDTEC 330; may be taken previously.
Enrollment Limitation: Admission to the MLT Program or program director approval. Students must have met all background, drug, and immune checks set by the clinical affiliate.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 216 hours LAB
Description: This course provides a clinical laboratory experience in the hematology department of a local health care organization. Instrumentation and manual methods will be introduced. Emphasis will be placed on technique, accuracy and precision. Purchase of personal protective equipment, including a lab coat, safety glasses, and disposable gloves, is required. Students must also provide documentation of Tuberculosis status & Hepatitis B vaccination status, as blood and body fluid specimens will be processed. Students may also be required to purchase liability insurance. Students will be required to provide their own transportation to the partner health care facility which will likely be in Sacramento region.

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 16-Jun 30
TBA       TBA             LAB J.Pedro              El Dorado EDCTBA         19462 
Textbook
To enroll in MEDTEC classes, students must first gain admission to the Medical Laboratory Technician program. For more information please visit the Medical Technician Program website.

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 20-Jul 28
TBA       TBA             LAB J.Pedro              El Dorado EDCTBA         19466 Textbook
To enroll in MEDTEC classes, students must first gain admission to the Medical Laboratory Technician program. For more information please visit the Medical Technician Program website.


MEDTEC 362    Immunology and Immunohematology Practicum    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Corequisite: MEDTEC 340; may be taken previously.
Enrollment Limitation: Admission to the MLT Program or program director approval. Students must have met all background, drug, and immune checks set by the clinical affiliate.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 162 hours LAB
Description: This course provides a clinical laboratory experience in the immunology/immunohematology department of a local health care facility. Instrumentation and manual methods will be introduced. Emphasis will be placed on technique, accuracy and precision as well as specimen receipt and evaluation, special handling procedures, and component processing in the transfusion service. Purchase of personal protective equipment, including a lab coat, safety glasses, and disposable gloves, is required. Students must also provide documentation of Tuberculosis status & Hepatitis B vaccination status, as blood and body fluid specimens will be processed. Students may also be required to purchase liability insurance. Students will be required to provide their own transportation to the partner health care facility which will likely be in Sacramento region.

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 16-Jun 30
TBA       TBA             LAB J.Pedro              El Dorado EDCTBA         19484 
Textbook
To enroll in MEDTEC classes, students must first gain admission to the Medical Laboratory Technician program. For more information please visit the Medical Technician Program website.

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 20-Jul 28
TBA       TBA             LAB J.Pedro              El Dorado EDCTBA         19485 Textbook
To enroll in MEDTEC classes, students must first gain admission to the Medical Laboratory Technician program. For more information please visit the Medical Technician Program website.


MEDTEC 363    Microbiology Practicum    4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Corequisite: MEDTEC 350; may be taken previously
Enrollment Limitation: Admission to the MLT Program or program director approval. Students must have met all background, drug, and immune checks set by the clinical affiliate.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 216 hours LAB
Description: This course provides a clinical laboratory experience in the Microbiology, Mycology, Virology and Parasitology departments of a local health care facility. Instrumentation and manual methods will be introduced. Emphasis will be placed on technique, accuracy and precision. Purchase of personal protective equipment, including a lab coat, safety glasses, and disposable gloves, is required. Students must also provide documentation of Tuberculosis status & Hepatitis B vaccination status, as blood and body fluid specimens will be processed. Students may also be required to purchase liability insurance. Students will be required to provide their own transportation to the partner health care facility which will likely be in Sacramento region.

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 16-Jun 30
TBA       TBA             LAB J.Pedro              El Dorado EDCTBA         19489 
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To enroll in MEDTEC classes, students must first gain admission to the Medical Laboratory Technician program. For more information please visit the Medical Technician Program website.

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 20-Jul 28
TBA       TBA             LAB J.Pedro              El Dorado EDCTBA         19490 Textbook
To enroll in MEDTEC classes, students must first gain admission to the Medical Laboratory Technician program. For more information please visit the Medical Technician Program website.

Music Fndmntals, History & Lit (MUFHL)


MUFHL 300    Introduction to Music    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C1; IGETC Area 3A
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
See UC Limitations & Counselor
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is an introduction to music of the Western Tradition. Students will develop analytical listening skills to access and comprehend meanings, functions, and perspectives of music production specific to traditionally understood eras in art history, such as Medieval, Renaissance, Baroque, Classical, Romantic, Twentieth Century, and Contemporary. Students will learn how social aspects, such as race, age, ethnicity, gender, and socio-economic forces influence the ways in which music is produced and received in a variety of social, historical, and cultural contexts. (C-ID MUS 100)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC D.Newnham            FLC MAIN FL4 239         16262 
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Th        07:00PM-10:05PM LEC D.Newnham            Rancho RCC1 105          16385 Textbook


MUFHL 321    Basic Musicianship    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C1; IGETC Area 3A
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is an introduction to the fundamentals of music. Students will learn basic music terminology and develop skills in music notation, including reading treble and bass clefs, the staff, notes, rhythms, intervals, scales, chords, keys, and key signatures. Musical literacy and creativity will be reinforced by aural and rhythmic drills, the use of music software, and short, creative assignments. Works from classical and commercial music will be used for demonstration purposes. Recommended for students with little or no music experience. (C-ID MUS 110)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC D.Newnham            FLC MAIN FL4 234         16579 
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TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC M.Pechenova          FLC MAIN FL4 234         16579 Textbook


MUFHL 330    World Music    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; AA/AS Area VI; CSU Area C1; IGETC Area 3A
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is a comprehensive, comparative listeners' survey of the folk, ethnic, dance, and ceremonial music traditions around the world and in the United States. Concepts of ethnicity, ethnocentrism, racism, ageism, class differences, and gender issues will be addressed. Guided listening presentations will show how traditional forms and styles have combined with musical influences from other cultures to produce acculturated styles of World Music. Music of the Americas, Africa, Asia, Oceania and Europe will be covered.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jan 14-Mar 13
F         01:00PM-04:15PM LEC P.Angove             Rancho RCC1 212          16612 
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TBA       TBA             LEC P.Angove             Off Campus RCC ONLINE    16612 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which approximately half of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet and have an active email address. The class will meet on campus during the time listed above.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LEC P.Angove             FLC MAIN PAC 1061        16187 Textbook


MUFHL 401    Music Theory and Musicianship II    4 Units

Prerequisite: MUFHL 400 with a grade of "C" or better
Advisory: MUIVI 346
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C1; IGETC Area 3A
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course is a continuation of MUFHL 400. It provides a more in-depth study of scales, intervals, triads, diatonic harmonies, part writing, rhythms, sight singing, ear training, dictation, history and performance. It includes analysis and composition and is required for music majors. Students will be required to purchase staff paper and media storage. (C-ID MUS 130; C-ID MUS 135)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        03:00PM-04:20PM LEC P.Angove             FLC MAIN FL4 234         16083 
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TTh       03:00PM-04:20PM LAB M.Dale               FLC MAIN FL4 234           


MUFHL 411    Music Theory and Musicianship IV    4 Units

Prerequisite: MUFHL 410 with a grade of "C" or better
Advisory: MUIVI 351
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course is a continuation of MUFHL 410. It includes a more in-depth study of 16th and 18th century counterpoint, fugue, variation, altered chords, sonata allegro and rondo forms, and late 19th, 20th, and 21st century writing techniques including; 9th, 11th and 13th chords, altered dominants, chromatic harmony, serial music, current music idioms, and analysis techniques. This course also includes practice in rhythmic, melodic, and harmonic dictation, sight-singing and ear-training. MUFHL 411 is required for music majors. (C-ID MUS 150; C-ID MUS 155)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        01:30PM-02:50PM LEC P.Angove             FLC MAIN FL4 234         16521 
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TTh       01:30PM-02:50PM LAB M.Dale               FLC MAIN FL4 234           

Instrumental/Voice Instruction (MUIVI)


MUIVI 311    Voice Class II    2 Units

Course Family:
Traditional Voice Technique and Repertoire
Prerequisite: MUIVI 310 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement through the assessment process.
General Education: CSU Area C1
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: Students will experience basic training in the correct use of the singing voice, vocal techniques, and repertoire. This course is required for vocal majors, but open to all students desiring to begin the study of voice.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
M         02:30PM-03:35PM LEC D.Newnham            FLC MAIN FL4 239         16383 Textbook
W         02:30PM-03:20PM LEC D.Newnham            FLC MAIN FL4 239         16383 Textbook
M         03:35PM-03:55PM LAB D.Newnham            FLC MAIN FL4 239           
M         03:35PM-03:55PM LAB M.Pechenova          FLC MAIN FL4 239           
W         03:20PM-03:55PM LAB D.Newnham            FLC MAIN FL4 239           
This class meets MW 2:30-3:55.


MUIVI 320    Voice Class III    2 Units

Course Family:
Traditional Voice Technique and Repertoire
Prerequisite: MUIVI 311 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement through the assessment process.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: This course provides opportunity for vocal exercise and intellectual analysis in the development of efficient singing technique and skill in performing vocal literature. Performance in class and in recital is essential. The course is required for vocal majors. Students may wish to challenge the prerequisite on the basis of equivalent experience.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
M         02:30PM-03:35PM LEC D.Newnham            FLC MAIN FL4 239         16492 Textbook
W         02:30PM-03:20PM LEC D.Newnham            FLC MAIN FL4 239         16492 Textbook
M         03:35PM-03:55PM LAB D.Newnham            FLC MAIN FL4 239           
M         03:35PM-03:55PM LAB M.Pechenova          FLC MAIN FL4 239           
W         03:20PM-03:55PM LAB D.Newnham            FLC MAIN FL4 239           
This class meets MW 2:30-3:55.


MUIVI 321    Voice Class IV    2 Units

Course Family:
Traditional Voice Technique and Repertoire
Prerequisite: MUIVI 320 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement through the assessment process.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: This course provides opportunity for vocal exercise and intellectual analysis in the development of efficient singing technique and skill in performing vocal literature. Performance in class and in recital is essential. The course is required for vocal majors. Students may wish to challenge the prerequisite on the basis of equivalent experience.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
M         02:30PM-03:35PM LEC D.Newnham            FLC MAIN FL4 239         16494 Textbook
W         02:30PM-03:20PM LEC D.Newnham            FLC MAIN FL4 239         16494 Textbook
M         03:35PM-03:55PM LAB D.Newnham            FLC MAIN FL4 239           
M         03:35PM-03:55PM LAB M.Pechenova          FLC MAIN FL4 239           
W         03:20PM-03:55PM LAB D.Newnham            FLC MAIN FL4 239           
This class meets MW 2:30-3:55.


MUIVI 345    Beginning Piano I    1-2 Units

Course Family:
Traditional Piano Fundamentals
Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: MUFHL 321
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course introduces students to basic piano playing and it is required for all general and commercial music majors. This course is the first in a four semester sequence designed to develop the student's keyboard skills at the piano. Students are advised to have basic music reading skills or have completed MUFHL 321. The course prepares students who are transferring for piano proficiency examination. A minimum of two hours a week outside practice is required for the two-unit option.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
M         09:25AM-10:15AM LEC S.Rink               FLC MAIN FL4 234         16087 Textbook
M         10:25AM-11:30AM LAB S.Rink               FLC MAIN FL4 234           
W         09:25AM-11:30AM LAB S.Rink               FLC MAIN FL4 234           
This 2-unit class meets MW 9:25 am-11:30 am.

M         09:25AM-10:15AM LEC S.Rink               FLC MAIN FL4 234         21014 Textbook
M         10:25AM-11:30AM LAB S.Rink               FLC MAIN FL4 234           
W         09:25AM-11:30AM LAB S.Rink               FLC MAIN FL4 234           


MUIVI 346    Beginning Piano II    1-2 Units

Course Family:
Traditional Piano Fundamentals
Prerequisite: MUIVI 345 with a grade of "C" or better
Advisory: MUFHL 400
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course continues piano preparation begun in MUIVI 345 (Beginning Piano I). This course is the second in a sequence of four courses designed to develop the student's keyboard skills at the piano. The course prepares students who are transferring to four year degree granting programs for the piano proficiency examination. A minimum of two hours a week outside practice is required for the two-unit option.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
M         09:25AM-10:15AM LEC S.Rink               FLC MAIN FL4 234         16079 Textbook
M         10:25AM-11:30AM LAB S.Rink               FLC MAIN FL4 234           
W         09:25AM-11:30AM LAB S.Rink               FLC MAIN FL4 234           
This 2-unit class meets MW 9:25 am-11:30 am.


MUIVI 370    Beginning Guitar    2 Units

Course Family:
Traditional Guitar and Bass
Prerequisite: None.
General Education: CSU Area C1
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 27 hours LEC ; 27 hours LAB
Description: This course is designed to provide entry-level students with the fundamentals of guitar playing with emphasis on basic technique and reading music. In addition, students are introduced to the various musical styles in which the guitar is used such as folk, rock, blues, funk, finger style (classical) and jazz. No previous musical study is required for this course. The student must provide their own instrument (preferably a nylon or steel string, acoustic guitar) and accessories, such as a footstool, tuner, and metronome.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
Th        07:00PM-08:20PM LEC L.Johnson            FLC MAIN FL1 20          15707 Textbook
Th        08:30PM-09:50PM LAB L.Johnson            FLC MAIN FL1 20            


MUIVI 371    Intermediate Guitar    2 Units

Course Family:
Traditional Guitar and Bass
Prerequisite: MUIVI 370 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement through the assessment process.
General Education: CSU Area C1
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 27 hours LEC ; 27 hours LAB
Description: This course is designed as a continuation of MUIVI 370 Beginning Guitar, and increases the emphasis on reading music, introduces the art of improvisation, and cultivates playing in ensemble settings. Course topics explore, more in depth, the musical styles in which the guitar is heard such as folk, rock, blues, funk, jazz, and classical. Through in-class demonstrations and hands-on laboratory experience, students will improve their practice techniques, augment their technical proficiency, and begin to acquire the skills necessary to perform both in solo and ensemble settings. Performance in class and/or recital is essential. The student must provide their own instrument (preferably a nylon or steel string, acoustic guitar) and accessories, such as a footstool, tuner, and metronome.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
Th        07:00PM-08:20PM LEC L.Johnson            FLC MAIN FL1 20          16398 Textbook
Th        08:30PM-09:50PM LAB L.Johnson            FLC MAIN FL1 20            


MUIVI 372    Advanced Guitar    2 Units

Course Family:
Traditional Guitar and Bass
Prerequisite: MUIVI 371 with a grade of "C" or better, or placement through the assessment process.
Advisory: MUFHL 321
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 27 hours LEC ; 27 hours LAB
Description: This course is a continuation of MUIVI 371 Intermediate Guitar, and includes higher-level note reading, accompaniment techniques, and both solo and ensemble playing. The development of personal style is encouraged. Performance in class and/or recital is essential. Students must provide their own guitar (preferably acoustic) and accessories (e.g. tuner, pick, capo, metronome).

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
Th        08:30PM-09:50PM LAB L.Johnson            FLC MAIN FL1 20            
Th        07:00PM-08:20PM LEC L.Johnson            FLC MAIN FL1 20          20353 Textbook


MUIVI 495    Independent Studies in Music Instrumental/Voice Instruction    1-3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 162 hours LAB
Description: Independent study designed to provide instrumental training not offered in other CRC music classes. Components of the course may include private or group instruction, solo and ensemble work, accompanying experience, and programmed learning in music fundamentals and music technology. Also for students interested in developing tutorial and/or instrumental skills. Each component may be repeated for a total of 3 units, up to a maximum of 9 units.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TBA       TBA             LAB D.Newnham            FLC MAIN FLCTBA          21136 
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Music Performance (MUP)


MUP 350    Concert Choir I    2 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: CSU Area C1
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course is the study and performance of choral literature which may include the standard repertoire, contemporary works and world music. Students are urged to enter during the freshman year. The course is open to all students. Public performances, festivals and field trips are required. May be taken four times for credit.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
W         12:00PM-12:50PM LEC D.Newnham            FLC MAIN FL4 239         15710 
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W         01:00PM-02:05PM LAB D.Newnham            FLC MAIN FL4 239           
M         12:00PM-02:05PM LAB D.Newnham            FLC MAIN FL4 239           
This class meets MW 12:00 pm - 2:05 pm.


MUP 357    College Chorus    2 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: CSU Area C1
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course is designed for the college student who is interested in a musical experience. Singers study and perform standard choral literature. Membership is open to college students, faculty, staff and community. Public performances are required. This course may be taken four times for credit.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
T         06:00PM-06:50PM LEC D.Newnham            FLC MAIN FL4 239         16393 
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T         07:00PM-09:25PM LAB D.Newnham            FLC MAIN FL4 239           
TBA       TBA             LAB S.Rink               FLC MAIN FLCTBA            
This class has 30 minutes of TBA per week.


MUP 422    Special Ensemble Participation    .5-2 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 108 hours LAB
Description: This course is open to all students who sing or play musical instruments. Instrumentation and repertoire of groups will vary, including jazz combos, classical chamber ensembles, guitar ensemble, and other musical ensembles.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TTh       02:30PM-03:50PM LAB D.Newnham            FLC MAIN FL4 239         16401 
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This 1-unit course is for the Chamber Singers ensemble. Participation is by audition only. Instructor consent is required to enroll in this class. For more information, please contact the instructor at newnhad@flc.losrios.edu.

TTh       02:30PM-03:50PM LAB M.Pechenova          FLC MAIN FL4 239         16401 Textbook
This 1-unit course is for the Chamber Singers ensemble. Participation is by audition only. Instructor consent is required to enroll in this class. For more information, please contact the instructor at newnhad@flc.losrios.edu.

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 23-May 07
M         07:00PM-08:50PM LAB E.Sporov             FLC MAIN FL1 20          20584 Textbook
W         07:00PM-08:50PM LAB E.Sporov             FLC MAIN PAC 1045        20584 Textbook
This 1-unit course is for participants 16-18 years of age in the Folsom Lake College Youth Chamber Orchestra. Participation is by audition only. Instructor consent is required to enroll in this class. Rehearsals begin January 23 in the FLC Community Room (FL1-20). The course culminates in performances on Saturday and Sunday, May 6-7, 2017. There may be additional off-site performances at local public schools. For more information, contact the instructor at sporovE@flc.losrios.edu.


MUP 424    Commercial Music Ensemble    2 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Enrollment Limitation: Audition required before students may enroll in the class.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course involves the rehearsal and performance of contemporary popular and commercial music genre including rock, pop, jazz, r&b, funk, Latin and world. This course may be taken four times for credit. (C-ID MUS 180)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TTh       10:30AM-10:55AM LEC M.Dale               FLC MAIN PAC 1030        19943 
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TTh       10:55AM-12:00PM LAB M.Dale               FLC MAIN PAC 1030          
TBA       TBA             LAB M.Dale               FLC MAIN FLCTBA            
This class has 40 minutes TBA per week.

Specializations in Music (MUSM)


MUSM 110    The Business of Music    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course presents an overview of the rapidly evolving music industry, including the processes of promotion, publicity, merchandising, artist management, talent agents, recording contracts vs. comprehensive contracts, online music sales, licensing, copyrights, and royalties. Students will develop marketing strategies for live performances, recordings, merchandise, tours and online music products, as well as examine career opportunities in music and evaluate advantages and disadvantages of various options.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TTh       03:00PM-04:20PM LEC P.Angove             FLC MAIN FL4 133         19947 
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MUSM 498    Work Experience in Music Specializations    1-4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 101 or ESLW 320
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b)
Enrollment Limitation: Student must be in a paid or non-paid internship, volunteer opportunity, or job related to career interests.
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 the field of Commercial Music. Course content will include understanding the application of education to the workforce═č completing required forms which document the student's progress and hours spent at the work site═č and developing workplace skills and competencies. During the semester, the student is required to attend orientation. Students must complete 75 hours of related paid work experience, or 60 hours of related unpaid work experience, for one unit. An additional 75 hours of related paid work experience or 60 hours of related unpaid work experience is required for each additional unit. The course may be taken for a maximum of 16 units. Students should have access to a computer, the Internet, and some computer media such as a USB drive to store data files. Online students must have an email account. Only one Work Experience course may be taken per semester.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 14-May 11
TBA       TBA             LAB K.Funderburg         FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      16269 
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This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please go to flc.losrios.edu/~wexp for more information.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TBA       TBA             LAB K.Funderburg         FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      16271 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please go to flc.losrios.edu/~wexp for more information.

TBA       TBA             LAB A.Domek              Off Campus RCC ONLINE    16272 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please go to flc.losrios.edu/~wexp for more information.

TBA       TBA             LAB S.Wells              El Dorado EDC ONLINE     16273 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please go to flc.losrios.edu/~wexp for more information.

Nutrition and Foods (NUTRI)


NUTRI 300    Nutrition    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: BIOL 300 and CHEM 305 with grades 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 examines nutrition as a science and the chemical properties of nutrients in foods, the sources and functions of the nutrients in all stages of the life cycle, as well as nutrition as a world problem, and consumer problems related to food. Topics emphasized include nutrient metabolism, weight loss, sports nutrition, food safety, the diet-disease relationship, global nutrition and analysis of special nutritional requirements from the prenatal period through the geriatric years. An evaluation of personal dietary habits using current dietary guidelines and nutritional assessment methods will be completed to help students analyze their own nutritional health using scientific principles. Students will be required to complete a personalized dietary analysis. (C-ID NUTR 110)

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jan 14-Mar 13
W         01:00PM-04:10PM LEC D.Oliveira da Silva  Rancho RCC1 211          16376 
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TBA       TBA             LEC D.Oliveira da Silva  Off Campus RCC ONLINE    16376 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which approximately half of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet and have an active email address. The class will meet on campus during the time listed above.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 14-May 11
MW        07:00PM-10:05PM LEC Z.Pierce             FLC MAIN FL2 207         20514 Textbook
W         01:00PM-04:10PM LEC S.Samarron           Rancho RCC1 210          19549 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC S.Samarron           Off Campus RCC ONLINE    19549 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which approximately half of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet and have an active email address. The class will meet on campus during the time listed above.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TBA       TBA             LEC J.BoarerPitchford    FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      15902 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer, the Internet, and an email account. This is a 100% online course; there are no face-to-face requirements or formal orientation. Enrolled students must e-mail instructor Julie BoarerPitchford at boarerj@flc.losrios.edu preferably at time of enrollment but no later than Friday, January 6, 2017 to receive written orientation information. Waitlisted students must also email instructor Julie BoarerPitchford at boarerj@flc.losrios.edu by January 6, 2017 to receive instructions about enrollment procedures. Instruction starts on Saturday, January 14, 2017 via the eLearning Web site at D2L.losrios.edu. Enrolled students must login to the online courseroom by midnight on Wednesday, January 18, 2017 or they will be dropped to allow waitlisted students to be added.

MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC R.Giordano           FLC MAIN FL1 104         15903 Textbook
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC R.Giordano           FLC MAIN FL1 104         16565 Textbook



Th        06:00PM-09:05PM LEC S.Fuller             FLC MAIN FL1 104         20418 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC R.Giordano           El Dorado EDC ONLINE     15904 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The orientation for this course is online and can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website at D2L.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. For more information, please contact the instructor at giordar@flc.losrios.edu

TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC D.Oliveira da Silva  El Dorado EDC A105       19550 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC R.Giordano           El Dorado EDC ONLINE     20337 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The orientation for this course is online and can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website at D2L.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. For more information, please contact the instructor at giordar@flc.losrios.edu


NUTRI 302    Nutrition for Physical Performance    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: NUTRI 300 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b); CSU Area E1
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course examines the basic scientific principles of nutrition, as well as the ramifications of nutrients on lifelong fitness, sport skill training, and physical performance. Special emphasis is placed on nutrient metabolism with respect to muscle strength development, cardiovascular capability, and body composition. Students are required to complete a personalized dietary analysis as specified by the instructor.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC R.Giordano           FLC MAIN FL1 104         16318 
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NUTRI 310    Cultural Foods of the World    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGRD 110, ENGWR 101, ESLL 310, ESLR 310, and ESLW 310, or placement through the assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); AA/AS Area VI; CSU Area D; IGETC Area 4
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course offers an anthropological perspective of traditional and contemporary food customs and cultures. Western and non-western food customs are compared, including their social, religious, economic and aesthetic significance. Included are ethnocentrism, gender-related stereotypes, and racism as they relate to the availability, distribution and preparation of food throughout the world. The nutritional status of various cultures as it relates to geographic, agricultural and socioeconomic factors is studied. Students may be required to purchase ethnic food or ingredients to prepare and sample cultural dishes.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
T         06:00PM-09:05PM LEC J.Tharalson          FLC MAIN FL1 104         20419 
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NUTRI 320    Children's Health, Safety and Nutrition    3 Units

Same As: ECE 415
Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ECE 312 or NUTRI 300
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b)
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course provides an introduction to the laws, regulations, standards, policies and procedures and early childhood curriculum related to child health safety and nutrition. The key components that ensure physical health, mental health and safety for both children and staff will be identified along with the importance of collaboration with families and health professionals. There is a focus on integrating the concepts into everyday planning and program development for all children. This course is not open to students who have received credit for ECE 415. (C-ID ECE 220)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
M         05:30PM-06:50PM LEC J.BoarerPitchford    Rancho RCC1 212          19511 
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TBA       TBA             LEC J.BoarerPitchford    Off Campus RCC ONLINE    19511 Textbook
This is a hybrid class in which half of the meeting time is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The class will meet on campus once a week during the time listed above.


NUTRI 498    Work Experience in Nutrition    1-4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 101 or ESLW 320
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b)
Enrollment Limitation: Student must be in a paid or non-paid internship, volunteer opportunity, or job related to career interests.
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 the field of Nutrition. Course content will include understanding the application of education to the workforce, completing required forms which document the student's progress and hours spent at the work site, and developing workplace skills and competencies. During the semester, the student is required to attend orientation. Students must complete 75 hours of related paid work experience, or 60 hours of related unpaid work experience, for one unit. An additional 75 hours of related paid work experience or 60 hours of related unpaid work experience is required for each additional unit. The course may be taken for a maximum of 16 units. Students should have access to a computer, the Internet, and some computer media such as a USB drive to store data files. Online students must have an email account. Only one Work Experience course may be taken per semester.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 14-May 11
TBA       TBA             LAB K.Funderburg         FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      16270 
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This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please go to flc.losrios.edu/~wexp for more information.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TBA       TBA             LAB K.Funderburg         FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      16274 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please go to flc.losrios.edu/~wexp for more information.

TBA       TBA             LAB A.Domek              Off Campus RCC ONLINE    16275 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please go to flc.losrios.edu/~wexp for more information.

TBA       TBA             LAB S.Wells              El Dorado EDC ONLINE     16276 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please go to flc.losrios.edu/~wexp for more information.

Philosophy (PHIL)


PHIL 300    Introduction to Philosophy    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 101, ESLR 320, and ESLW 320
General Education: AA/AS Area II(b); AA/AS Area I ; CSU Area A3; CSU Area C2; IGETC Area 3B
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: In this course, students will apply the critical thinking techniques of analysis, evaluation, and synthesis to areas of philosophical inquiry including meta-philosophy, epistemology, metaphysics, ethics, political philosophy, philosophy of religion, history of philosophy, and existentialism. Students will practice distinguishing fact from opinion, employing inductive and deductive reasoning, identifying logical errors and fallacies, and developing oral and written arguments to support their own philosophical perspectives or challenge the perspectives of others. The quality of the course's required writing will reflect the standards of a college-level writing course. (C-ID PHIL 100)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC J.Tees               FLC MAIN FL5 111         16000 
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TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC D.Considine          FLC MAIN FL5 111         19557 Textbook



M         08:00AM-09:20AM LEC J.Tees               Rancho RCC1 227          16533 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Tees               Off Campus RCC ONLINE    16533 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which approximately half of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet and have an active email address. The class will meet on campus during the time listed above.

TBA       TBA             LEC D.Considine          Off Campus RCC ONLINE    16180 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The orientation for this course is online and can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website at D2L.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. For more information, please contact the instructor at considd@flc.losrios.edu

T         09:00AM-10:20AM LEC C.Bauer              El Dorado EDC A213       16532 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC C.Bauer              El Dorado EDC ONLINE     16532 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which approximately half of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet and have an active email address. The class will meet on campus during the time listed above.

TBA       TBA             LEC D.Considine          El Dorado EDC ONLINE     16591 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The orientation for this course is online and can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website at D2L.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. For more information, please contact the instructor at considd@flc.losrios.edu

TBA       TBA             LEC D.Considine          El Dorado EDC ONLINE     16624 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The orientation for this course is online and can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website at D2L.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. For more information, please contact the instructor at considd@flc.losrios.edu


PHIL 310    Introduction to Ethics    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C2; IGETC Area 3B
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course introduces the student to classical and contemporary ethical theories and their application to a variety of contemporary moral issues such as capital punishment, animal rights, affirmative action, abortion, euthanasia, torture, and same-sex marriage. (C-ID PHIL 120)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        01:00PM-02:20PM LEC D.Considine          FLC MAIN FL5 111         16534 
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TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC C.Bauer              El Dorado EDC A213       19928 Textbook


PHIL 320    Logic and Critical Reasoning    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: Eligibility for ENGRD 110 or ESLR 320; and ENGWR 101.
General Education: AA/AS Area II(b); CSU Area A3
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course provides an introduction to basic principles of good reasoning with an emphasis on deductive logic. It examines the functions of language, the nature of arguments, common fallacies committed in communication, definitions, the logic of categorical statements, sentential logic, and types of inductive reasoning. Emphasis is placed on developing analytical skills and applying principles of valid reasoning to the arguments encountered in everyday life. (C-ID PHIL 110)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LEC D.Considine          FLC MAIN FL1 207         16200 
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PHIL 350    Philosophy of Religion    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C2; IGETC Area 3B
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is an introduction to traditional philosophical problems connected with religious belief. Issues to be discussed are the existence and nature of God, the problem of evil, the nature of religious language, the possibility of religious knowledge, the existence of miracles, religious experience, and mysticism. The rationality of religious belief will also be examined.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        02:30PM-03:50PM LEC M.Warnes             FLC MAIN FL5 111         19559 
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PHIL 352    Introduction to World Religions    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; AA/AS Area VI; CSU Area C2; IGETC Area 3B
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course will introduce students to the major world religious traditions, including indigenous traditions, Hinduism, Buddhism, Taoism and Confucianism, Judaism, Christianity, and Islam. Students will study the practices and beliefs of each tradition and will read selected material from the sacred writings of each tradition. Also, the influence of these religions on contemporary issues in the United States including ethnicity, ethnocentrism, racism, ageism, class differences, and sexual orientation is considered. This course fulfills Folsom Lake College's Ethnic/Multicultural requirement for the Associates Degree.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
W         06:00PM-09:05PM LEC M.Warnes             FLC MAIN FL5 13          16576 
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Physical Education - Kinesiology (KINES)


KINES 300    Introduction to Kinesiology    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 101 or ESLW 320
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b); CSU Area E1
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This introductory course presents an interdisciplinary approach to the study of human movement. An overview of the importance of the sub-disciplines in kinesiology, including sport history, philosophy, pedagogy, sociology, and psychology will be discussed. The student will be introduced to career opportunities in the areas of teaching, coaching, athletic training, fitness, sport management, research, health, and recreation. Students taking the online or hybrid versions of the course will need access to a computer, the internet, and word processing software. This course was formerly known as PET 300. This course is not open to those that have received credit for PET 300. (C-ID KIN 100)

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 14-May 11
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Johnson            Off Campus RCC ONLINE    16504 
Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The orientation for this class is online and can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website at D2L.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. For more information, please email the instructor at johnsoj@flc.losrios.edu.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Johnson            FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      16316 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The orientation for this class is online and can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website at D2L.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. For more information, please email the instructor at johnsoj@flc.losrios.edu.

TBA       TBA             LEC M.Torrez             FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      16382 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The orientation for this class is online and can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website at D2L.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. For more information, contact the instructor at: torrezm@flc.losrios.edu.

TBA       TBA             LEC M.Torrez             El Dorado EDC ONLINE     16505 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The orientation for this class is online and can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website at D2L.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. For more information, contact the instructor at: torrezm@flc.losrios.edu.


KINES 417    Fitness Injury Prevention and Management    2 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC
Description: This course is an introduction to the identification, care, prevention and management of chronic/overuse fitness injuries and basic first aid. Students may be required to provide minor first aid supplies such as elastic wrap or athletic tape. This class does not deal with extreme trauma injuries that might occur in athletics. This course was formerly known as PET 417.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        05:30PM-06:20PM LEC M.Jacques            FLC MAIN PE 112          19623 
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KINES 498    Work Experience in Physical Education    1-4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 101 or ESLW 320
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b)
Enrollment Limitation: Student must be in a paid or non-paid internship, volunteer opportunity, or job related to career interests.
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 the field of Physical Education. Course content will include understanding the application of education to the workforce completing required forms which document the student's progress and hours spent at the work site and developing workplace skills and competencies. During the semester, the student is required to attend orientation. Students must complete 75 hours of related paid work experience, or 60 hours of related unpaid work experience, for one unit. An additional 75 hours of related paid work experience or 60 hours of related unpaid work experience is required for each additional unit. The course may be taken for a maximum of 16 units. Students should have access to a computer, the Internet, and some computer media such as a USB drive to store data files. Online students must have an email account. Only one Work Experience course may be taken per semester.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 14-May 11
TBA       TBA             LAB K.Funderburg         FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      16190 
Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please go to flc.losrios.edu/~wexp for more information.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TBA       TBA             LAB K.Funderburg         FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      16191 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please go to flc.losrios.edu/~wexp for more information.

TBA       TBA             LAB A.Domek              Off Campus RCC ONLINE    16192 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please go to flc.losrios.edu/~wexp for more information.

TBA       TBA             LAB S.Wells              El Dorado EDC ONLINE     16193 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please go to flc.losrios.edu/~wexp for more information.

Fitness (FITNS)


FITNS 304    Cardio Circuit    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area III(a); CSU Area E2
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LAB
Description: This course will introduce the student to a cardio circuit form of training, combining both cardio and weight training equipment in a circuit format. Students will utilize treadmills, rowers, bikes, ellipticals, and weight training machines. Students will proceed in timed intervals to train all the major muscle groups and the cardiovascular system. Flexibility and core training will also be included in this workout. Students must bring their own towel and water bottle each day to train.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LAB J.Alexander          FLC MAIN PE 211          16103 
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TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LAB J.Alexander          FLC MAIN PE 211          16104 Textbook
TTh       05:30PM-06:50PM LAB K.Morning            FLC MAIN PE 211          16260 Textbook


FITNS 306    Aerobics: Cardio-Kickboxing    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area III(a); CSU Area E2
Enrollment Limitation: None.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LAB
Description: Cardio-Kickboxing is a cardiovascular workout utilizing kicks, punches, calisthenics and rope jumping to elevate heart rate and strengthen all major muscle groups. Students will learn to apply these self defense techniques on Wavemasters and focus mitts to improve accuracy and provide resistance for the muscles. Specific strengthening and stretching exercises will also be included in this class.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LAB J.Johnson            FLC MAIN PE 204          16183 
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TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LAB K.Diehl              El Dorado EDCFC 01       16160 Textbook


FITNS 307    Aerobic Mix    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area III(a); CSU Area E2
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LAB
Description: This course is designed to help the student develop a balanced physical fitness profile and gain a firm understanding of physical fitness concepts. Class components will emphasize a variety of aerobic activities, calisthenics, resistance exercises, and flexibility.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LAB R.Richardson         FLC MAIN PE 204          16472 
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FITNS 324    Mat Pilates    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area III(a); CSU Area E2
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LAB
Description: Mat Pilates is a systematic method of mindful and precise conditioning exercises designed to develop core strength, flexibility, and bodily awareness. Through regular practice of the theoretical, philosophical and applied principles of the Pilates method, students can expect to enjoy improved posture, strength, control, balance, flexibility, and concentration. Students will be required to purchase a mat.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        05:30PM-06:50PM LAB E.Johnston           FLC MAIN PE 204          19572 
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FITNS 331    Boot Camp Fitness    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area III(a); CSU Area E2
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LAB
Description: This course is designed to be a physically intense and challenging fitness course. Training exercises used during this class will include jogging, interval training, hill running training, obstacle courses, and performing a variety of calisthenics designed to enhance muscular strength and endurance. In addition, students will be challenged to understand and apply fitness training principles to their training sessions. The students will train individually, with a partner or in a team setting.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LAB M.Torrez             FLC MAIN PE 103          16085 
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FITNS 352    Power Sculpting    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area III(a); CSU Area E2
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LAB
Description: Power Sculpting is a group training course designed to enhance muscular fitness, balance, and improve body composition through the use of resistance equipment, core training, calisthenics, and flexibility exercises.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LAB J.Johnson            FLC MAIN PE 204          16184 
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FITNS 380    Circuit Weight Training    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area III(a); CSU Area E2
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LAB
Description: Circuit Weight Training will introduce the student to a fitness program of progressive resistive exercises designed to promote improvement in muscular strength and endurance, cardiovascular endurance, and flexibility, as well as decrease in body fat percentage. The student will move in a prescribed circuit (alternating timed lifting with active recovery) utilizing machines, free weights, cardiovascular activities, and flexibility training.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LAB R.Richardson         FLC MAIN PE 103          16317 
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FITNS 381    Weight Training    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area III(a)
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LAB
Description: This class is designed to develop muscular fitness through progressive resistance training. Students will set up a personalized weight training program based on fitness assessments and personal goals. Proper lifting technique, safety and program design will be emphasized.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LAB J.Johnson            FLC MAIN PE 103          16098 
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MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LAB E.Johnston           El Dorado EDCFC 05       15841 Textbook


FITNS 387    Weight Training for Speed, Agility, Quickness: Advanced    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area III(a); CSU Area E2
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LAB
Description: This course provides students with opportunities to improve speed, quickness, and agility through advanced performance training techniques. Students will be required to wear appropriate workout attire and workout shoes. This course may be taken one time for credit.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        07:30AM-08:50AM LAB D.Ribaudo            FLC MAIN PE 103          19573 
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FITNS 388    Weight Training for Speed, Agility, Quickness: Advanced II    1 Unit

Prerequisite: FITNS 387 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: AA/AS Area III(a); CSU Area E2
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LAB
Description: This course will provide students who have participated in FITNS 387 the opportunity to continue learning advanced training techniques designed to improve performance in the areas of speed, agility, and quickness.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        07:30AM-08:50AM LAB D.Ribaudo            FLC MAIN PE 103          19574 
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FITNS 392    Yoga    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area III(a); CSU Area E2
Enrollment Limitation: None.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LAB
Description: Yoga is an East Indian method of mind/body exercise designed to stretch, strengthen, and enhance muscle tone through the practice of asanas (poses) and pranayama (breathing exercises). Yoga practice plus meditation helps decrease stress and increase energy levels while improving focus, concentration, and self-realization. Students will be required to purchase a yoga mat.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LAB M.Torrez             FLC MAIN PE 204          15842 
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TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LAB M.Torrez             FLC MAIN PE 204          16567 Textbook
MW        07:30AM-08:50AM LAB M.Jacques            FLC MAIN PE 203          20322 Textbook
TTh       05:30PM-06:50PM LAB A.Jorgensen          FLC MAIN PE 204          19579 Textbook
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LAB M.Jacques            El Dorado EDCFC 01       16123 Textbook
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LAB K.Diehl              El Dorado EDCFC 01       16564 Textbook
MW        05:30PM-06:50PM LAB H.Alkhayyat          El Dorado EDCFC 01       19580 Textbook


FITNS 395    Stretch    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area III(a); CSU Area E2
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LAB
Description: This course in stretching will emphasize flexibility training for increased health and well-being through selected exercises designed to increase range of motion in the primary muscle groups and joints of the body. It is designed to improve flexibility, reduce stress and tension, improve coordination, increase range of motion, and prevent injuries. Students who participate in this class will gain a better understanding of how a comprehensive stretching routine will prepare for further vigorous activity such as sports, dance, martial arts, or work-related movements. Students will be required to purchase their own full round, thirty six inch foam roller for the course.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        01:00PM-02:20PM LAB M.Jacques            FLC MAIN PE 204          16071 
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FITNS 410    Karate I    1 Unit

Course Family:
Martial Arts - Empty Hand
Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area III(a); CSU Area E2
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LAB
Description: This class in karate shall introduce the student to beginning skills and movements in stances, blocking, punching, striking, kicking, kata (forms), and self-defense techniques. The course shall include all aspects of karate-specific physical conditioning as well as instruction in the history and traditions, philosophy, etiquette, manners, courtesy, and language of the martial arts. Students will be required to purchase a karate uniform.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        05:30PM-06:50PM LAB F.Gaviola            FLC MAIN PE 203          16251 Textbook
FITNS 410, 411, and 415 are taught concurrently in the same classroom.


FITNS 411    Karate II    1 Unit

Course Family:
Martial Arts - Empty Hand
Prerequisite: FITNS 410 with a grade of "C" or better; students may also be permitted to enroll by instructor consent.
General Education: AA/AS Area III(a); CSU Area E2
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LAB
Description: This karate course shall allow students to advance to an intermediate rank (Gokyu) in this Japanese martial arts form. Students will learn stances, blocks, punches, strikes, kicks, combination techniques, katas, self-defense techniques, demeanor and presentation skills appropriate to this rank. This course shall include all aspects of karate-specific physical conditioning, as well as, instruction in the history, traditions, philosophy, etiquette, manners, courtesy, and language of the martial arts. Students will be required to purchase a karate uniform.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        05:30PM-06:50PM LAB F.Gaviola            FLC MAIN PE 203          16306 Textbook
FITNS 410, 411, and 415 are taught concurrently in the same classroom.


FITNS 414    Tai Chi    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area III(a); CSU Area E2
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LAB
Description: This course explores Tai Chi, Qi Gong and the Tai Chi sword. Tai Chi is an ancient Chinese martial art that emphasizes moving meditation, relaxation, and methods of self-cultivation. Tai Chi is an art of psycho-kinesthetic awareness, mental focus and visualization techniques. Qi Gong is an internal Chinese art that furthers efficient use of physical and psychological energy and breathing techniques that promote a relaxation response, calmness, health, vigor and stress management. Students will practice choreographic forms of Tai Chi, Qi Gong and Tai Chi sword as demonstrated by the instructor. This course surveys Taoism, Confucianism and Buddhism philosophical concepts applicable to fluidity of movement, balance, mental concentration, self cultivation and martial arts strategy.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        02:30PM-03:50PM LAB F.Gaviola            FLC MAIN PE 204          15843 
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FITNS 415    Karate III    1 Unit

Course Family:
Martial Arts - Empty Hand
Prerequisite: FITNS 411 with a grade of "C" or better; students may also be permitted to enroll by instructor consent.
General Education: AA/AS Area III(a); CSU Area E2
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LAB
Description: The course shall introduce students to Yonkyu (upper intermediate) level skills, stances, blocking, punching, striking, kicking, kata (forms) and self-defense techniques in Karate. This course shall include all aspects of karate-specific physical conditioning, as well as, instruction in the history, traditions, philosophy, etiquette, manners, courtesy, and language of the martial arts. Students will be required to purchase a karate uniform.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        05:30PM-06:50PM LAB F.Gaviola            FLC MAIN PE 203          16307 Textbook
FITNS 410, 411, and 415 are taught concurrently in the same classroom.

Personal Activities (PACT)


PACT 300    Archery I    1 Unit

Course Family:
Archery
Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area III(a); CSU Area E2
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LAB
Description: This course in target archery shall emphasize basic skill development and practice in the various shooting techniques of the recurve bow and arrow. Topics will include safety and range procedures, correct shooting form, scoring, use of the mechanical sight, and methods for developing the physical and mental strategies necessary for improved shooting performance. The student shall gain an appreciation for the sport of archery as a lifetime leisure pursuit. Students will be required to purchase arm guards and fingers tabs.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LAB C.Perez              FLC MAIN FAC ARCHERY     19551 Textbook


PACT 310    Badminton I    1 Unit

Course Family:
Badminton
Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area III(a); CSU Area E2
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LAB
Description: This course provides a review of basic fundamentals, techniques and rules. The emphasis is on skills and techniques such as play strategies for singles and doubles and shot selection for various play situations. Students are required to wear proper footwear for athletic activity as well as appropriate work-out attire.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LAB R.Richardson         FLC MAIN GYM PRACTICE    16531 Textbook

Sports (SPORT)


SPORT 300    Baseball, Intercollegiate-Men    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area III(a); CSU Area E2
Enrollment Limitation: Prior to enrollment the student must demonstrate intercollegiate athletic skills as determined by a try-out conducted by the coaching staff.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 175 hours LAB
Description: This is an advanced baseball team activity that provides competition with other community college teams. Fundamentals, rules, and individual and /or team strategies appropriate to intercollegiate athletics competition will be expected of the competitors. For practices students may be required to provide their own glove, cleats, a bat, and appropriate baseball attire. This course may be taken four times for credit.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MTWThF    01:00PM-03:05PM LAB R.Gregory            FLC MAIN FAC BASEBALL    16378 
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Prior to enrollment, the student must demonstrate intercollegiate baseball skills via a tryout conducted by the coaching staff. This class meets at the baseball field or Hard 90 Baseball Facility.


SPORT 303    Pre-Season Conditioning for Baseball    .5-3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area III(a); CSU Area E2
Enrollment Limitation: Students must successfully complete a tryout held by the coaching staff.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 162 hours LAB
Description: This course is designed to optimize sports performance and reduce risk of injury for the pre-season intercollegiate athlete in the sport of baseball. Course content includes sport-specific skill development, sport-specific strength training, cardiovascular conditioning, agility work, plyometrics, speed training, and flexibility exercises. Students will need to provide appropriate baseball attire, cleats, a mitt, and a bat. This course may be taken up to four times for credit.

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 02-Jan 12
MTWThF    01:00PM-03:20PM LAB R.Gregory            FLC MAIN FAC BASEBALL    16557 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB R.Gregory            FLC MAIN FLCTBA          16557 Textbook
Prior to enrollment in this half-unit class, the student must demonstrate intercollegiate baseball skills via a tryout conducted by the coaching staff. This class meets at the baseball field or Hard 90 Baseball Facility.


SPORT 340    Golf, Intercollegiate-Men    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area III(a); CSU Area E2
Enrollment Limitation: Prior to enrollment, the student must demonstrate intercollegiate golf skills via a tryout conducted by the coaching staff.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 175 hours LAB
Description: This course is an advanced golf team activity for male students that provides competition against other community college teams. Golf fundamentals, rules, individual and/or team strategies appropriate to intercollegiate athletic competition will be expected of the competitors. Student athletes may need to provide their own golf clubs. This course may be taken four times for credit.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MTWThF    01:00PM-03:05PM LAB B.Zarecky            Off Campus RMCC MEN'S GOLF 16144 
Textbook
Prior to enrollment, the student must demonstrate intercollegiate golf skills via a tryout conducted by the coaching staff.


SPORT 351    Off-Season Conditioning for Men's Soccer    .5-3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area III(a); CSU Area E2
Enrollment Limitation: Once enrolled, the student must demonstrate intercollegiate athletic skills as determined by the coaching staff to remain enrolled in this course. It is advised that athletes taking this course have participated at the varsity level in high school or competitive league.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 162 hours LAB
Description: This course covers off-season training and conditioning skills and techniques specific for intercollegiate soccer. Topics include skill development, strength training, cardiovascular conditioning, and speed training. Students will need to provide appropriate soccer attire, soccer cleats, and shin guards. This course may be taken up to four times for credit.

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 27-Apr 27
TBA       TBA             LAB J.Johnson            FLC MAIN FAC SOCCER      16558 
Textbook
Prior to enrollment, students must demonstrate intercollegiate soccer skills via a tryout conducted by the coaching staff. This two-unit class will meet Monday through Thursday, 3:30-6:35, February 27 to April 27. Although this is a variable unit class, students should sign up for exactly 2 units. Students with time conflicts should contact the coach prior to enrolling.


SPORT 352    Off-Season Conditioning for Women's Soccer    .5-3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area III(a); CSU Area E2
Enrollment Limitation: The student must demonstrate intercollegiate athletic soccer skills as determined by a try-out conducted by the coaching staff to remain in the course.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 162 hours LAB
Description: This course covers off-season training and conditioning skills and techniques specific for intercollegiate soccer. Topics include skill development, strength training, cardiovascular conditioning, and speed training. Students will need to provide themselves with appropriate soccer attire, soccer cleats, and shin guards. This course may be taken four times for credit.

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 08-May 06
TBA       TBA             LAB D.Ribaudo            FLC MAIN FAC SOCCER      16379 
Textbook
Prior to enrollment, students must demonstrate intercollegiate soccer skills via a tryout conducted by the coaching staff. This two-unit class will meet Monday through Thursday, 1:00-3:05, February 8 to May 6. Although this is a variable unit class, students should sign up for exactly 2 units. Students with time conflicts should contact the coach prior to enrolling.


SPORT 365    Softball, Intercollegiate-Women    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area III(a); CSU Area E2
Enrollment Limitation: Prior to enrollment, the student must demonstrate intercollegiate athletic skills determined by a tryout conducted by the coaching staff.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 175 hours LAB
Description: This is an advanced softball team activity that provides competition with other community college teams. Fundamentals, rules, and individual and/or team strategy appropriate to intercollegiate athletic competition will be expected of the competitors. For practices students may be required to provide their own glove, cleats, a bat, and appropriate softball attire. This course may be taken four times for credit.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MTWThF    01:00PM-03:05PM LAB J.Alexander          FLC MAIN FAC SOFTBALL    16551 
Textbook
Prior to enrollment, the student must demonstrate intercollegiate softball skills via a tryout conducted by the coaching staff.


SPORT 380    Tennis, Intercollegiate-Men    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area III(a); CSU Area E2
Enrollment Limitation: Prior to enrollment, the student must demonstrate intercollegiate athletic skills via a tryout conducted by the coaching staff.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 175 hours LAB
Description: This is an advanced tennis team activity for male students that provides competition with other community college teams. Knowledge of tennis fundamentals, rules, and individual and/or team strategies appropriate to intercollegiate athletic competition will be expected of competitors. This course may be taken four times for credit. Students may be required to provide their own tennis racquets.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MTWThF    01:00PM-03:05PM LAB P.Rutz               FLC MAIN FAC TENNISALL   16145 
Textbook
SPORT 380 (Men's Tennis) and SPORT 385 (Women's Tennis) meet concurrently at the FLC-Main Tennis Courts.
Prior to enrollment, the student must demonstrate intercollegiate tennis skills via a tryout conducted by the coaching staff.


SPORT 385    Tennis, Intercollegiate-Women    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area III(a); CSU Area E2
Enrollment Limitation: Prior to enrollment, the student must demonstrate intercollegiate athletic skills via a tryout conducted by the coaching staff.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 175 hours LAB
Description: This is an advanced tennis team activity for female students that provides competition with other community college teams. Knowledge of tennis fundamentals, rules, and individual and/or team strategies appropriate to intercollegiate athletic competition will be expected of competitors. This course may be taken four times for credit. Students may be required to provide their own tennis racquets.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MTWThF    01:00PM-03:05PM LAB C.Perez               TBA TBA                 16312 
Textbook
SPORT 380 (Men's Tennis) and SPORT 385 (Women's Tennis) meet concurrently at the FLC-Main Tennis Courts.
Prior to enrollment, the student must demonstrate intercollegiate tennis skills via a tryout conducted by the coaching staff.


SPORT 406    Off Season Conditioning for Volleyball    .5-3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area III(a); CSU Area E2
Enrollment Limitation: Once enrolled, the student must demonstrate intercollegiate athletic skills as determined by the coaching staff to remain enrolled in this course. It is advised that athletes taking this course have participated at the varsity level in high school or competed on a summer travel team.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 162 hours LAB
Description: This course provides training and technical skill development specific to the sport of volleyball for off-season student-athletes. Topics include skill development, strength training, cardiovascular conditioning, agility work, plyometrics, speed training, and flexibility exercises. Students will be required to provide appropriate volleyball attire, shoes, and kneepads. This course may be taken up to four times for credit.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TBA       TBA             LAB M.Torrez             FLC MAIN GYM PRACTICE    19652 
Textbook
Prior to enrollment, students must demonstrate intercollegiate volleyball skills via a tryout conducted by the coaching staff. This two-unit class will meet Tuesdays and Thursdays, 7:30am - 8:50am and 2:30pm - 3:50pm, for the full semester. Although this is a variable unit class, students should sign up for exactly 2 units. Students with time conflicts should contact the coach prior to enrolling.

Team Activities (TMACT)


TMACT 302    Soccer - Outdoor    1 Unit

Course Family:
Soccer
Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area III(a); CSU Area E2
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LAB
Description: The purpose of this course is to provide students with the basic knowledge and skills needed to play outdoor soccer. This course emphasizes defense, offense, passing, ball control, heading, and shooting. It covers the skills, strategy, tactics, and rules that govern the play of outdoor soccer. Students will be required to purchase appropriate shoes for field turf and shin guards.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LAB J.Johnson            FLC MAIN FAC SOCCER      16313 Textbook


TMACT 303    Outdoor Soccer II    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: TMACT 302 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: AA/AS Area III(a); CSU Area E2
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LAB
Description: This course emphasizes an intermediate level of technical skills, tactical knowledge, and rules, as well as defensive and offensive patterns of play. Students will need to provide themselves with appropriate soccer attire, cleats, and shin guards.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LAB J.Johnson            FLC MAIN FAC SOCCER      16568 
Textbook


TMACT 305    Futsal I    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area III(a); CSU Area E2
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LAB
Description: This is an introductory course designed to review and practice the fundamental skills relative to the game of Futsal. Students will learn the basic rules of Futsal, which is a derivative of soccer and played with five-player teams on a basketball court, with no walls and a low bouncing ball.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
F         09:00AM-12:05PM LAB D.Ribaudo            FLC MAIN GYM PRACTICE    16556 
Textbook


TMACT 306    Futsal II    1 Unit

Prerequisite: TMACT 305 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: AA/AS Area III(a); CSU Area E2
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LAB
Description: This course covers the intermediate-level player knowledge and skills needed to play futsal, with an emphasis in defending, attacking tactics and technical ability. It also covers the skills, strategy, and rules that govern the play of futsal.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
F         09:00AM-12:05PM LAB D.Ribaudo            FLC MAIN GYM PRACTICE    19662 
Textbook


TMACT 320    Basketball    1 Unit

Course Family:
Basketball
Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area III(a); CSU Area E2
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LAB
Description: This is a beginning basketball course. Instruction, demonstration, and participation will provide the student with ample knowledge of beginning level basketball. This course will cover the individual fundamental skills of basketball, including: shooting, passing, ball-handling, individual defense, and rebounding. Rules, tactics, and etiquette of the game will be introduced.

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 20-May 05
TWTh      05:30PM-08:05PM LAB G.Mayol              FLC MAIN GYM PRACTICE    20323 Textbook
TWTh      05:30PM-08:05PM LAB W.Benford            FLC MAIN GYM PRACTICE    20323 Textbook


TMACT 321    Basketball II    1 Unit

Course Family:
Basketball
Prerequisite: TMACT 320 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: AA/AS Area III(a); CSU Area E2
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LAB
Description: This is an intermediate basketball course. Instruction, demonstration, and participation will provide the student with an understanding of intermediate level basketball. This course will cover intermediate level skills and tactics of basketball.

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 20-May 05
TWTh      05:30PM-08:05PM LAB G.Mayol              FLC MAIN GYM PRACTICE    20324 Textbook
TWTh      05:30PM-08:05PM LAB W.Benford            FLC MAIN GYM PRACTICE    20324 Textbook

Physical Science (PS)


PS 302    Introduction to Physical Science    4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area IV; CSU Area B1; CSU Area B3; IGETC Area 5A; IGETC Area 5C
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This is an integrated, interdisciplinary course which introduces the non-science major student to the physical sciences. Fundamental concepts in astronomy, physics, chemistry and geology will be examined. This course is not recommended for science or engineering majors.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC M.Kroencke           FLC MAIN FL2 208         16207 
Textbook
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LAB M.Kroencke           FLC MAIN FL2 208           

Physics (PHYS)


PHYS 311    Basic Physics    3 Units

Prerequisite: MATH 335 with a grade of "C" or better; or a high school course in trigonometry with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: AA/AS Area IV; CSU Area B1; IGETC Area 5A
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is a survey course for science, engineering, mathematics, architecture, and computer science majors who have had no previous physics courses and plan to continue with PHYS 350 or 411. The course will develop the math and science background and the problem-solving skills necessary for success in Physics 350 or 411. Material covered will include math review, vectors, and basic mechanics (kinematics, Newton's Laws, and energy).

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 14-May 11
TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LEC D.Hale               FLC MAIN FL1 104         20581 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC D.Hale               FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      20581 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which approximately half of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet and have an active email address. The class will meet on campus during the time listed above.


PHYS 350    General Physics    4 Units

Prerequisite: MATH 335 with a grade of "C" or better; or a high school course in trigonometry with a grade of "C" or better.
General Education: AA/AS Area IV; CSU Area B1; CSU Area B3; IGETC Area 5A; IGETC Area 5C
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This is the first course of the trigonometry-based general physics sequence designed for life science majors. Topics will include classical mechanics, fluids, mechanical waves and thermodynamics. (C-ID PHYS 105; Part of C-ID PHYS 100S)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        07:00PM-08:20PM LEC D.Ring               FLC MAIN FL2 208           
MW        05:30PM-06:50PM LAB D.Ring               FLC MAIN FL2 208         16204 
Textbook
MW        08:30PM-09:50PM LAB D.Ring               FLC MAIN FL2 208         16311 Textbook
Students may enroll in the lab that best fits their schedules. Students in both labs attend the same lecture.


PHYS 360    General Physics    4 Units

Prerequisite: PHYS 350 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: CSU Area B1; CSU Area B3; IGETC Area 5A; IGETC Area 5C
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This is the second course of the trigonometry-based general physics sequence designed for life science majors. Topics will include classical electricity and magnetism, AC and DC circuits, electromagnetism, optics, wave theory and modern physics. (C-ID PHYS 110; Part of C-ID PHYS 100S)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TTh       01:30PM-02:50PM LEC D.Eiteneer-Harmon    FLC MAIN FL2 208         15905 
Textbook
TTh       03:00PM-04:20PM LAB D.Eiteneer-Harmon    FLC MAIN FL2 208           


PHYS 411    Mechanics of Solids and Fluids    4 Units

Prerequisite: See Corequisite
Corequisite: MATH 401. May be taken previously with a grade of "C" or better.
General Education: AA/AS Area IV; CSU Area B1; CSU Area B3; IGETC Area 5A; IGETC Area 5C
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This is the first course of the calculus-based physics sequence designed for students studying engineering, physics, chemistry, architecture, and computer science. This course offers a detailed examination of topics from the mechanics of particles, rigid bodies and fluids. (C-ID PHYS 205; Part of C-ID PHYS 200S)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        01:00PM-02:20PM LEC D.Eiteneer-Harmon    FLC MAIN FL2 208           
MW        02:30PM-03:50PM LAB D.Eiteneer-Harmon    FLC MAIN FL2 208         15908 
Textbook
MW        04:00PM-05:20PM LAB D.Eiteneer-Harmon    FLC MAIN FL2 208         19570 Textbook
Students may enroll in the lab that best fits their schedules. Students in both labs attend the same lecture.


PHYS 431    Heat, Waves, Light and Modern Physics    4 Units

Prerequisite: MATH 401 and PHYS 411 with grades of "C" or better
General Education: CSU Area B1; CSU Area B3; IGETC Area 5A; IGETC Area 5C
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This is the third course of the calculus-based physics sequence designed for students studying engineering, physics, chemistry, architecture, and computer science. This course offers a detailed examination of topics from thermodynamics, waves, optics, and modern physics. (C-ID PHYS 215; Part of C-ID PHYS 200S)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC D.Hale               FLC MAIN FL2 208         16099 
Textbook
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LAB D.Hale               FLC MAIN FL2 208           

Political Science (POLS)


POLS 301    Introduction to Government: United States    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 101 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement into ENGWR 300.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(a); AA/AS Area V(b) (effective Summer 2017); CSU Area D; CSU Area F2; CSU Area F3; IGETC Area 4
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is an introduction to political science, American government and politics and is structured to promote political and analytical understanding and thinking regarding American politics and government. Areas of concentration include principles, institutions, problems, processes, theory, philosophy, and ideology. (C-ID POLS 110)

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 14-May 11
F         01:00PM-04:15PM LEC J.Vitaich            Rancho RCC1 211          16539 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Vitaich            Off Campus RCC ONLINE    16539 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which approximately half of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet and have an active email address. The class will meet on campus during the time listed above.
This course has a prerequisite of ENGWR 101 with a grade of "C" or better, or placement into ENGWR 300. On the first day of class be prepared to show documentation that you have met this requirement. Documentation can include copy of unofficial transcripts or Los Rios Assessment/Placement test results. If you have met the prerequisites outside the Los Rios Community College District, you can submit a Prerequisite Challenge Form, located at http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-and-records-forms. If you have not met this requirement by the end of the second week of classes, you will be dropped from the course.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC D.Reese              FLC MAIN FL4 136         16065 Textbook
This course has a prerequisite of ENGWR 101 with a grade of "C" or better, or placement into ENGWR 300. On the first day of class be prepared to show documentation that you have met this requirement. Documentation can include copy of unofficial transcripts or Los Rios Assessment/Placement test results. If you have met the prerequisites outside the Los Rios Community College District, you can submit a Prerequisite Challenge Form, located at http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-and-records-forms. If you have not met this requirement by the end of the second week of classes, you will be dropped from the course.

MW        01:00PM-02:20PM LEC D.Reese              FLC MAIN FL4 136         15909 Textbook
This course has a prerequisite of ENGWR 101 with a grade of "C" or better, or placement into ENGWR 300. On the first day of class be prepared to show documentation that you have met this requirement. Documentation can include copy of unofficial transcripts or Los Rios Assessment/Placement test results. If you have met the prerequisites outside the Los Rios Community College District, you can submit a Prerequisite Challenge Form, located at http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-and-records-forms. If you have not met this requirement by the end of the second week of classes, you will be dropped from the course.

TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LEC D.Reese              FLC MAIN FL4 136         15910 Textbook
This course has a prerequisite of ENGWR 101 with a grade of "C" or better, or placement into ENGWR 300. On the first day of class be prepared to show documentation that you have met this requirement. Documentation can include copy of unofficial transcripts or Los Rios Assessment/Placement test results. If you have met the prerequisites outside the Los Rios Community College District, you can submit a Prerequisite Challenge Form, located at http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-and-records-forms. If you have not met this requirement by the end of the second week of classes, you will be dropped from the course.

Th        07:00PM-10:05PM LEC D.Reese              FLC MAIN FL4 136         16133 Textbook
This course has a prerequisite of ENGWR 101 with a grade of "C" or better, or placement into ENGWR 300. On the first day of class be prepared to show documentation that you have met this requirement. Documentation can include copy of unofficial transcripts or Los Rios Assessment/Placement test results. If you have met the prerequisites outside the Los Rios Community College District, you can submit a Prerequisite Challenge Form, located at http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-and-records-forms. If you have not met this requirement by the end of the second week of classes, you will be dropped from the course.

M         11:15AM-12:35PM LEC T.Gaffaney           Rancho RCC1 210          16538 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC T.Gaffaney           Off Campus RCC ONLINE    16538 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which approximately half of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet and have an active email address. The class will meet on campus during the time listed above.
This course has a prerequisite of ENGWR 101 with a grade of "C" or better, or placement into ENGWR 300. On the first day of class be prepared to show documentation that you have met this requirement. Documentation can include copy of unofficial transcripts or Los Rios Assessment/Placement test results. If you have met the prerequisites outside the Los Rios Community College District, you can submit a Prerequisite Challenge Form, located at http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-and-records-forms. If you have not met this requirement by the end of the second week of classes, you will be dropped from the course.

TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC D.Repetto            El Dorado EDC A206       16001 Textbook
This course has a prerequisite of ENGWR 101 with a grade of "C" or better, or placement into ENGWR 300. On the first day of class be prepared to show documentation that you have met this requirement. Documentation can include copy of unofficial transcripts or Los Rios Assessment/Placement test results. If you have met the prerequisites outside the Los Rios Community College District, you can submit a Prerequisite Challenge Form, located at http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-and-records-forms. If you have not met this requirement by the end of the second week of classes, you will be dropped from the course.

TTh       05:30PM-06:50PM LEC D.Repetto            El Dorado EDC A206       16536 Textbook
This course has a prerequisite of ENGWR 101 with a grade of "C" or better, or placement into ENGWR 300. On the first day of class be prepared to show documentation that you have met this requirement. Documentation can include copy of unofficial transcripts or Los Rios Assessment/Placement test results. If you have met the prerequisites outside the Los Rios Community College District, you can submit a Prerequisite Challenge Form, located at http://www.flc.losrios.edu/student-services/admissions-and-records/admissions-and-records-forms. If you have not met this requirement by the end of the second week of classes, you will be dropped from the course.


POLS 310    Introduction to International Relations    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: Completion of ENGWR 101 or eligibility for ENGWR 300 is advised.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); CSU Area D; IGETC Area 4
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is an introduction to international relations and a survey of the nation-state system, techniques of interaction, the issue of war, nationalism, power alignments, international actors, transnational movements, diplomacy, political economy, and perceptions in world politics. Particular emphasis is placed on understanding the processes associated with globalization and the impact such processes have upon the conduct of international relations. (C-ID POLS 140)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC D.Reese              FLC MAIN FL4 136         19578 
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Project Management (PRJMGT)


PRJMGT 300    Introduction to Project Management    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: CISC 300, CISC 310, and ENGWR 101
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This is an introductory course covering the following topics: fundamental project management terminology, skills, concepts and techniques, how the project management processes are linked together, and role of stakeholders and organizational influences on projects.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jan 14-Mar 13
TBA       TBA             LEC K.Fisher             FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      16336 
Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. Information for this class can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website at D2L.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. For more information, please contact the instructor at fisherk@flc.losrios.edu


PRJMGT 340    Project Communication and Human Resource Management    3 Units

Prerequisite: PRJMGT 310 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: The course explores the multiple communication channels within a project team and between a project and its various stakeholders. The class evaluates leadership styles that creates motivating team atmosphere, guide the team through change and conflict while practicing ethical principles during the project. The course also assess the human resource issues around the management of the performance of all individuals involved in ensuring project success. The class analyzes techniques for teams to understand performance expectations, improve team productivity, and communicate how the project aligns with the organizationÔs strategic goals and objectives.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jan 14-Mar 13
TBA       TBA             LEC C.Wright             FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      16246 
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This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. Information for this class can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website at D2L.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. For more information, please contact the instructor at wrightc@flc.losrios.edu


PRJMGT 350    Project Risk Management and Project Procurement Management    3 Units

Prerequisite: PRJMGT 310 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course prepares project managers to gather information to successfully manage and respond to risks and opportunities through probability assessment and developing mitigation strategies for risks that may impact the projectÔs triple constraint. The course also equips project managers with tools to research and acquire goods and services needed by the project either within or external to the organization.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 14-May 11
TBA       TBA             LEC C.Wright             FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      16247 
Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. Information for this class can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website at D2L.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. For more information, please contact the instructor at wrightc@flc.losrios.edu

Psychology (PSYC)


PSYC 300    General Principles    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); CSU Area D; IGETC Area 4
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: Psychology is the scientific study of behavior and mental processes. The content focuses on the exploration of major psychological theories and concepts, methods, and research findings in psychology. Topics include the biological bases of behavior, perception, cognition and consciousness, learning, memory, emotion, motivation, development, personality, social psychology, psychological disorders and therapeutic approaches, and applied 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: Eight Week - First, Jan 14-Mar 13
M         01:00PM-04:15PM LEC J.Rodriguez          Rancho RCC1 210          16540 
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TBA       TBA             LEC J.Rodriguez          Off Campus RCC ONLINE    16540 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which approximately half of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet and have an active email address. The class will meet on campus during the time listed above.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC B.Youngblood         FLC MAIN FL4 121         15912 Textbook
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC J.Rodriguez          FLC MAIN FL4 121         15913 Textbook
MW        01:00PM-02:20PM LEC B.Youngblood         FLC MAIN FL1 203         15914 Textbook
TTh       02:30PM-03:50PM LEC B.Cone               FLC MAIN FL1 204         20310 Textbook
T         06:00PM-09:05PM LEC B.Gross              FLC MAIN FL3 173         19883 Textbook



W         07:00PM-08:20PM LEC A.Lowe               Rancho RCC1 210          16377 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC A.Lowe               Off Campus RCC ONLINE    16377 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which approximately half of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet and have an active email address. The class will meet on campus during the time listed above.

MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC S.Mullen             El Dorado EDC A205       15915 Textbook
T         07:00PM-10:05PM LEC E.Patten Armbrust    El Dorado EDC A205       15917 Textbook


PSYC 312    Biological Psychology    4 Units

Prerequisite: PSYC 300 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: AA/AS Area IV; CSU Area B2; CSU Area B3; CSU Area D; IGETC Area 5B; IGETC Area 5C
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course will focus on how the brain produces thought and behavior. It will explore the physiological, biochemical, genetic, and evolutionary mechanisms underlying fundamental human capacities such as sensory perception, movement, sleep, dreaming, emotion, motivation, memory and language. Students will explore the broader ethical and societal implications of recent advances in neuroscience, as well as the variety of research methods used to achieve these advances. Students will dissect brains and other nervous tissue and record psychophysiological signals to provide a deeper understanding of nervous system anatomy and physiology. This is a basic course for psychology, biological science and allied health majors. (C-ID PSY 150)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC S.Fannon             FLC MAIN FL4 121           
T         01:00PM-04:05PM LAB S.Fannon             FLC MAIN FL4 121         16068 
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Th        01:00PM-04:05PM LAB S.Fannon             FLC MAIN FL4 121         16069 Textbook
Students may enroll in the lab that best fits their schedule. Students in both labs attend the same lecture.

MW        05:30PM-06:50PM LEC S.Fannon             FLC MAIN FL4 121           
M         07:00PM-10:15PM LAB S.Fannon             FLC MAIN FL4 121         15919 Textbook
W         07:00PM-10:05PM LAB S.Fannon             FLC MAIN FL4 121         16002 Textbook
Students may enroll in the lab that best fits their schedule. Students in both labs attend the same lecture.


PSYC 320    Social Psychology    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); CSU Area D; IGETC Area 4
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course focuses on the scientific study of human interaction, with an emphasis on the individual within a social context. Study includes: social perception, social cognition, attitudes and attitude change, the self and social identity, prejudice, interpersonal attraction, close relationships, social influence, prosocial behavior, aggression, and group behavior. (C-ID PSY 170)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC C.Snow               FLC MAIN FL1 203         15920 
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W         06:00PM-09:05PM LEC C.Aldrich            FLC MAIN FL1 104         15921 Textbook
M         06:00PM-09:05PM LEC E.Patten Armbrust    El Dorado EDC A205       15922 Textbook


PSYC 330    Introductory Statistics for the Behavioral Sciences    3 Units

Prerequisite: MATH 120 and PSYC 300 with grades of "C" or better
General Education: AA/AS Area II(b); CSU Area B4; IGETC Area 2
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course focuses upon the concepts and applications of descriptive and inferential statistics in psychology and other behavioral sciences. Topics include: descriptive statistics; probability and sampling distributions; parametric and nonparametric statistical methods, hypothesis testing, statistical inference and power; correlation and regression; chi-square; t-tests; and analysis of variance procedures. Application of both hand-computation and statistical software to data in a social science context will be emphasized to include the interpretation of the relevance of the statistical findings. (C-ID SOCI 125; Competency: Mathematics)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LEC C.Aldrich            FLC MAIN FL1 7           16248 
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TTh       05:30PM-06:50PM LEC C.Aldrich            FLC MAIN FL1 7           15923 Textbook


PSYC 335    Research Methods in Psychology    3 Units

Prerequisite: PSYC 300 and 330 with grades of "C" or better
General Education: AA/AS Area II(b); CSU Area D
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course introduces students to the basic principles and methods of conducting psychological research. The course is designed to expose students to the different experimental and non-experimental research methods used by psychologists to study human behavior and thought processes. In this course, students will engage in each step of the research process including developing a hypothesis, conducting a literature review, designing a study, collecting data, analyzing data, and writing up and presenting the results. (C-ID PSY 200)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TTh       07:00PM-08:20PM LEC C.Aldrich            FLC MAIN FL1 7           15924 
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PSYC 356    Human Sexuality    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b) ; AA/AS Area III(b); CSU Area D; CSU Area E1; IGETC Area 4
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course offers a balanced scientific understanding of the biopsychosocial perspective on human sexual behavior from birth through adulthood. The course provides factual, up-to-date nonjudgmental information designed to dispel myths, facilitate problem identification and possible solutions. The course explores the impact of cultural influences on human sexual behaviors of different ethnic groups. A survey of the historical, biological, psychological and sociocultural perspectives and aspects of the diversity of human sexual behavior is compared and contrasted. Topics include sexual anatomy and physiology, conception and childbirth, contraception, sexual development, variations and deviations, sex research, sexually transmitted diseases, sex therapy, intimacy and relationships, and sexual victimization. (C-ID PSY 130)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC M.Laird              FLC MAIN FL2 211         15925 
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MW        02:30PM-03:50PM LEC M.Laird              FLC MAIN FL4 136         20311 Textbook
Th        07:00PM-10:05PM LEC R.Stieferman         Rancho RCC1 134          16544 Textbook
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC S.Mullen             El Dorado EDC A214       16249 Textbook


PSYC 368    Cross Cultural Psychology    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: PSYC 300
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); AA/AS Area III(b); CSU Area D; IGETC Area 4
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course explores the impact of cultural influences on the psychological and individual development of ethnic group members. Emphasis will be placed on integrating traditional theoretical approaches and current cross-cultural statistical research and theory in the study of African-Americans, Asian Americans, Hispanic Americans, Native Americans, gays & lesbians, the elderly, and the disabled.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
Th        06:00PM-09:05PM LEC J.Rodriguez          FLC MAIN FL4 121         19592 
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PSYC 370    Human Development: A Life Span    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 101
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); AA/AS Area III(b); CSU Area D; CSU Area E1; IGETC Area 4
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course provides an overview, from a developmental and psychological perspective, of human development from conception through death, including biological and environmental influences. Theories and research of physical, cognitive, personality, and social development are examined, as well as attention to developmental problems. This course is designed to fulfill General Education, Nursing and Psychology degree requirements. This course is not open to those who have previously completed FCS 324. (C-ID PSY 180)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
M         07:00PM-10:05PM LEC B.Lynch              FLC MAIN FL1 104         16094 
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TBA       TBA             LEC C.Snow               Off Campus RCC ONLINE    16419 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The orientation for this class will be held online at the course site at the Los Rios eLearning website D2L.losrios.edu. The orientation will not be available until the first day of the course. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site. Please review this note periodically for more information.

TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC S.Mullen             El Dorado EDC A214       16152 Textbook


PSYC 372    Child Development    3 Units

Same As: ECE 312
Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 101 or 103; or ESLL 310, ESLR 320, and ESLW 320.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); AA/AS Area III(b); CSU Area D; CSU Area E1; IGETC Area 4
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course will examine the physical, cognitive, social and emotional development of the child from the prenatal period through adolescence. Scientific findings and theoretical insights from a range of disciplines will inform an integrated examination of development during the childhood years. This course is designed to fulfill general education, Psychology degree, and Early Childhood Education requirements. This course is not open to those who have previously taken ECE 312. (C-ID CDEV 100)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Kraemer            FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      16106 
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This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. Optional online D2L orientations are available at this D2L website and this video tutorial website. For more information, please see the instructor's website.

TBA       TBA             LEC J.Kraemer            FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      16109 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. Optional online D2L orientations are available at this D2L website and this video tutorial website. For more information, please see the instructor's website.

TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LEC J.Kraemer            FLC MAIN FL4 135         16108 Textbook
T         07:00PM-10:05PM LEC M.Peralta            FLC MAIN FL2 209         16240 Textbook



F         01:00PM-02:20PM LEC E.Ferry-Perata       Rancho RCC1 125          16418 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC E.Ferry-Perata       Off Campus RCC ONLINE    16418 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which approximately half of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet and have an active email address. The class will meet on campus during the time listed above.

MW        01:00PM-02:20PM LEC M.Peralta            El Dorado EDC A205       16107 Textbook


PSYC 495    Independent Studies in Psychology    1-3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC ; 162 hours LAB

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TBA       TBA             LAB S.Fannon             FLC MAIN FLCTBA          20665 
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Real Estate (RE)


RE 120    Real Estate Practice    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course covers practices and techniques of residential real estate brokerage and sales, including ethics, fair housing agency, goal setting, prospecting, listing, advertising, escrow procedures, financing, taxation, marketing, property management, leasing and business opportunities. This course applies toward California Department of Real Estate education requirements for the broker's examination.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
W         09:00AM-12:05PM LEC C.Ellerman           FLC MAIN FL5 13          15927 
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M         07:00PM-10:05PM LEC G.Zeller             El Dorado EDC A212       16095 Textbook


RE 300    California Real Estate Principles    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This fundamental real estate course covers the basic laws and principles of California real estate, introducing students to the background and terminology necessary for advanced study in specialized real estate courses. Topics include real estate regulation, title, possession, encumbrances and financing. This course is required by the California Department of Real Estate prior to taking the real estate salesperson's examination.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
M         09:00AM-12:05PM LEC C.Ellerman           FLC MAIN FL5 13          15928 
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Sign Language Studies (SILA)


SILA 305    American Sign Language 1    4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; IGETC Area 6
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: This is a beginning course in a series of four courses in American Sign Language, ASL. ASL employs the visual channel, which Deaf Americans and Deaf Canadians use. The instructional activities are based on immersion approach, which the learners develop the language competency to communicate with ASL users. This is one of four serial courses designed to be equivalent to two years of high school foreign language.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        10:30AM-12:35PM LEC S.Hauschildt         FLC MAIN FL4 232         15929 
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MW        01:00PM-03:05PM LEC M.Lennert            FLC MAIN FL4 232         15930 Textbook
MW        05:30PM-07:35PM LEC M.Lennert            FLC MAIN FL4 232         16003 Textbook
TTh       05:30PM-07:35PM LEC M.Lennert            El Dorado EDC A214       16545 Textbook


SILA 306    American Sign Language 2    4 Units

Prerequisite: SILA 305 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: AA/AS Area I; IGETC Area 6
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: SILA 306 is second course in a series of four courses in American Sign Language, ASL. The study in this course continues on vocabulary, syntactic structures, conversational skills and narrative skills. In addition to these, the learners' language monitoring skills will be improved with accuracy. The learners will learn on how to engage in discussions with peers.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TTh       01:00PM-03:05PM LEC M.Lennert            FLC MAIN FL4 232         15931 
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SILA 315    American Sign Language 3    4 Units

Prerequisite: SILA 306 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C2; IGETC Area 6
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: The third course of the series continues the development of engaging in substantive dialogues in various settings such as presentation and discussion. The learners employ the independence and flexibility in processing the targeted language with prompts. The learners are expected to synthesize the comprehension and articulation of substantive narrations. Moreover, the learners continue the study of Deafhood theory, social norms and history.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TTh       10:30AM-12:35PM LEC M.Lennert            FLC MAIN FL4 232         19610 
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Sociology (SOC)


SOC 300    Introductory Sociology    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); CSU Area D; IGETC Area 4
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course introduces the social and cultural bases that impact human behavior, social interaction, and life opportunities. This course will cover sociological concepts, theoretical approaches, and major fields of sociological inquiry including culture, socialization, social structures and institutions, inequalities and stratification, deviance, and social change. (C-ID SOCI 110)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC L.Faulkner           FLC MAIN FL5 11          16546 
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W         11:15AM-12:35PM LEC D.Carlson            Rancho RCC1 210          16250 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC D.Carlson            Off Campus RCC ONLINE    16250 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which approximately half of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet for the online portion of the class, and they must attend the Wednesday class sessions. Students will be dropped from the class if they do not attend. Access to the course will be available on the Los Rios eLearning website the Friday before the first class session. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. Students must activate and check their student email accounts prior to the first week of the semester. Students will complete an online orientation including the D2L Free Sample Class, as well as an in class orientation. For more information, please contact the instructor at diane.carlson@flc.losrios.edu.

TBA       TBA             LEC D.Carlson            El Dorado EDC ONLINE     19611 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The orientation for this class is online and can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website . Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. Students must activate and check their student email accounts prior to the first week of the semester. Students will complete an online orientation including the D2L Free Sample Class. For more information, please contact the instructor at diane.carlson@flc.losrios.edu.


SOC 301    Social Problems    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); CSU Area D; IGETC Area 4
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course investigates current social problems in the United States. It examines these problems through sociological and ideological perspectives and evaluates how these perspectives influence both definitions of problems as well as proposed solutions. Topics include: racism, economic inequality, sexism and heterosexism, as well as problems arising in the areas of education, marriage and family, crime, health and healthcare, and the environment. Particular attention is paid to the impact of media on perceptions of social problems. (C-ID SOCI 115)

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jan 14-Mar 13
W         01:00PM-02:30PM LEC C.Cannon             Rancho RCC1 210          16574 
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TBA       TBA             LEC C.Cannon             Off Campus RCC ONLINE    16574 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which 40 of the 54 hours are online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet and have an active email address. The class will meet on campus during the time listed above.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TBA       TBA             LEC D.Carlson            FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      16135 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The orientation for this class is online and can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website . Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. Students must activate and check their student email accounts prior to the first week of the semester. Students will complete an online orientation including the D2L Free Sample Class. For more information, please contact the instructor at diane.carlson@flc.losrios.edu

TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC D.Carlson            FLC MAIN FL4 233         16387 Textbook


SOC 321    Race, Ethnicity and Inequality in the United States    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 101 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); AA/AS Area VI; CSU Area D; IGETC Area 4
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course uses the sociological perspective to examine the relationship between race, ethnicity, and inequality in the U.S. and covers topics including: prejudice, discrimination, ethnocentrism, individual and institutional racism, privilege, assimilation, civil rights, and other related issues. This course includes an analysis of the social and historical contexts of major racialized and ethnic groups in the U.S. and how these contexts impact current conditions and experiences. (C-ID SOCI 150)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LEC D.Carlson            FLC MAIN FL4 233         16096 
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T         07:00PM-10:05PM LEC P.Burke              Rancho RCC1 105          16587 Textbook
MW        01:00PM-02:20PM LEC L.Faulkner           El Dorado EDC A203       15932 Textbook

Spanish (SPAN)


SPAN 401    Elementary Spanish    4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C2; IGETC Area 6
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This is the first semester introduction to the Spanish language. It is designed for beginning students with little or no previous exposure to the language. It is characterized by an emerging ability to understand and produce appropriate responses in high-frequency situations utilizing learned materials. Speaking will be comprehensible to a sympathetic listener. Verbal and written expression is limited to short, culturally appropriate communication. Students will acquire knowledge of the geography, culture and people of regions where Spanish is spoken and of Spanish-speakers contributions to North American and world cultures. (C-ID SPAN 100)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC J.Moraga             FLC MAIN FL5 209         15933 
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TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LAB J.Moraga             FLC MAIN FL5 209           
MW        01:00PM-02:20PM LEC J.Moraga             FLC MAIN FL5 209         16136 Textbook
TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LAB J.Moraga             FLC MAIN FL5 209           
MW        04:00PM-05:20PM LEC E.Macias-Perez       FLC MAIN FL5 209         16050 Textbook
MW        05:30PM-06:50PM LAB E.Macias-Perez       FLC MAIN FL5 209           
TTh       06:00PM-07:20PM LEC C.Veras              FLC MAIN FL2 232         15935 Textbook
T         07:30PM-08:50PM LAB C.Veras              FLC MAIN FL2 232           
Th        07:30PM-08:50PM LAB C.Veras              FLC MAIN FL2 240           



MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC C.Lopez              El Dorado EDC C201       16547 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB C.Lopez              El Dorado EDC ONLINE       
This is a hybrid course in which approximately half of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet and have an active email address. The class will meet on campus during the time listed above.

MW        01:00PM-02:20PM LEC A.Divittorio         El Dorado EDC C201       16549 Textbook
MW        02:30PM-03:50PM LAB A.Divittorio         El Dorado EDC C201         


SPAN 402    Elementary Spanish    4 Units

Prerequisite: SPAN 401 with a grade of "C" or better; or two years of high school Spanish.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C2; IGETC Area 6
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This is the second semester of elementary Spanish. It is designed for students who have completed SPAN 401 or two years of high school Spanish. It provides refinement of skills acquired in SPAN 401. Utilizing learned materials, students will gain increased accuracy and ability to understand and produce appropriate responses in high-frequency situations. Speaking and writing will be comprehensible to a sympathetic listener. Verbal and written expression will be limited to short, culturally appropriate communication on a wider range of topics than at the SPAN 401 level. Students will acquire knowledge of the geography, culture and people of regions where Spanish is spoken and of contributions to North American and other world cultures. (C-ID SPAN 110)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC J.Moraga             FLC MAIN FL5 209         15937 
Textbook
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LAB J.Moraga             FLC MAIN FL5 209           
TTh       04:00PM-05:20PM LEC E.Macias-Perez       FLC MAIN FL5 209         19619 Textbook
TTh       05:30PM-06:50PM LAB E.Macias-Perez       FLC MAIN FL5 209           
TTh       07:00PM-08:20PM LEC P.Alford             Rancho RCC1 212          16594 Textbook
TTh       08:30PM-09:50PM LAB P.Alford             Rancho RCC1 212            



MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC C.Lopez              El Dorado EDC C201       15941 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB C.Lopez              El Dorado EDC ONLINE       
This is a hybrid course in which approximately half of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet and have an active email address. The class will meet on campus during the time listed above.

TTh       06:00PM-07:20PM LEC S.Postiglione        El Dorado EDC C201       15939 Textbook
TTh       07:30PM-08:50PM LAB S.Postiglione        El Dorado EDC C201         


SPAN 412    Intermediate Spanish    4 Units

Prerequisite: SPAN 411 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C2; IGETC Area 3B; IGETC Area 6
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course will provide continued development of the Intermediate low and Intermediate Mid Level listening/speaking skills attained in SPAN 411 while helping the student work toward the Intermediate High level. The course will focus on development of written narratives and expository prose along with increased awareness of cultural concerns, norms, values, and culture-specific customs and events, with emphasis placed on culturally-authentic reading and writing through the introduction and application of basic literary analysis. The course will help to develop the student's emerging ability to handle complicated situations, to discuss topics beyond immediate personal needs (e.g., current events, media, politics, values, history, traditions, social issues and customs), and to use forms indicating past and future time frames. The student will also acquire knowledge and an appreciation of the geography, culture and people from Spanish-speaking countries and their contributions to North American and world-wide culture. (C-ID SPAN 210)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        06:00PM-07:20PM LEC S.Mason              FLC MAIN FL1 207         15947 
Textbook
MW        07:30PM-08:50PM LAB S.Mason              FLC MAIN FL1 207           

Statistics (STAT)


STAT 300    Introduction to Probability and Statistics    4 Units

Prerequisite: MATH 120 with a grade of "C" or better, or placement through the assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area II(b); CSU Area B4; IGETC Area 2
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: This course is an introduction to probability and statistics. Topics include: elementary principles and applications of descriptive statistics, elementary probability principles, probability distributions, estimation of parameters, hypothesis testing, linear regression and correlation, and ANOVA. Statistical analysis using a computer statistics package or graphing calculator will be required. (C-ID MATH 110; Competency: Mathematics)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MWF       07:30AM-08:40AM LEC W.Jensen             FLC MAIN PAC 1062        15949 
Textbook
Your prerequisite must be verified before you register for this class. For more information please go to http://www.flc.losrios.edu/Student-Services/Admissions and Records/Admissions-Information/Prerequisite-Information.xml.

MW        10:30AM-12:35PM LEC J.Eitel              FLC MAIN FL2 157         16081 Textbook
Your prerequisite must be verified before you register for this class. For more information please go to http://www.flc.losrios.edu/Student-Services/Admissions and Records/Admissions-Information/Prerequisite-Information.xml.

TTh       08:00AM-10:05AM LEC J.Eitel              FLC MAIN FL2 157         15950 Textbook
Your prerequisite must be verified before you register for this class. For more information please go to http://www.flc.losrios.edu/Student-Services/Admissions and Records/Admissions-Information/Prerequisite-Information.xml.

MW        06:00PM-08:05PM LEC J.Eitel              FLC MAIN FL2 157         15951 Textbook
Your prerequisite must be verified before you register for this class. For more information please go to http://www.flc.losrios.edu/Student-Services/Admissions and Records/Admissions-Information/Prerequisite-Information.xml.

TTh       04:30PM-06:35PM LEC M.Nye                FLC MAIN FL1 208         20283 Textbook
TTh       09:00AM-11:05AM LEC S.McFaul             Rancho RCC1 210          16552 Textbook
Your prerequisite must be verified before you register for this class. For more information please go to http://www.flc.losrios.edu/Student-Services/Admissions and Records/Admissions-Information/Prerequisite-Information.xml.
TI-83 or 84 required.

TTh       01:00PM-03:05PM LEC S.McFaul             Rancho RCC1 210          16553 Textbook
Your prerequisite must be verified before you register for this class. For more information please go to http://www.flc.losrios.edu/Student-Services/Admissions and Records/Admissions-Information/Prerequisite-Information.xml.
TI-83 or 84 required.

MW        07:00PM-09:05PM LEC J.Bulaong            Rancho RCC1 227          16554 Textbook
Your prerequisite must be verified before you register for this class. For more information please go to http://www.flc.losrios.edu/Student-Services/Admissions and Records/Admissions-Information/Prerequisite-Information.xml.

TTh       10:30AM-12:35PM LEC T.Curran             El Dorado EDC A202       15952 Textbook
Your prerequisite must be verified before you register for this class. For more information please go to http://www.flc.losrios.edu/Student-Services/Admissions and Records/Admissions-Information/Prerequisite-Information.xml.

MW        07:00PM-09:05PM LEC S.McKaig             El Dorado EDC A214       16143 Textbook
Your prerequisite must be verified before you register for this class. For more information please go to http://www.flc.losrios.edu/Student-Services/Admissions and Records/Admissions-Information/Prerequisite-Information.xml.

Student Government (SGVT)


SGVT 495    Independent Studies in Student Government    1-3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC ; 162 hours LAB

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                  FLC MAIN FLCTBA          19602 
Textbook

Theatre Arts (TA)


TA 300    Introduction to the Theatre    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C1; IGETC Area 3A
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This theatre arts survey course focuses on the relationship of theatre to various cultures throughout history, and on the contributions of significant individual artists. This course introduces students to elements of the production process including playwriting, acting, directing, design, and criticism. Students will also survey different periods, styles, and genres of theatre through play reading, discussion, films, and viewing and critiquing live theatre, including required attendance of theatre productions. Field trips might be required. (C-ID THTR 111)

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jan 14-Mar 13
TBA       TBA             LEC I.Wallace            Off Campus RCC ONLINE    16555 
Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The orientation for this course is online and can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website at D2L.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. Each student must complete the online orientation on Desire2Learn by Saturday, Jan 21. Each student must also e-mail Professor Wallace at wallaci@flc.losrios.edu before Monday, Jan 16, in order to remain in the course. To take this class, you may use the computers in the FLC main campus library; otherwise, you must have access to a computer with the following minimum requirements: (1) DSL, Cable modem or faster connection to the Internet, (2) e-mail account, (3) Microsoft Word software, (4) Adobe Acrobat Reader, and (5) Flash Media player (latest version).

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Wallace            FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      16101 Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The orientation for this course is online and can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website at D2L.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. Each student must complete the online orientation on Desire2Learn by Saturday, Jan 23rd. Each student must also e-mail Professor Wallace at wallacj@flc.losrios.edu before Monday, Jan 18th, in order to remain in the course. To take this class, you may use the computers in the FLC main campus library; otherwise, you must have access to a computer with the following minimum requirements: (1) DSL, Cable modem or faster connection to the Internet, (2) e-mail account, (3) Microsoft Word software, (4) Adobe Acrobat Reader, and (5) Flash Media player (latest version).


TA 310    Introduction to Film    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 300
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C1; IGETC Area 3A
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course explores the artistic, business, and social elements of modern cinema. It examines components of movie making, such as acting, directing, cinematography, writing and editing. Film making techniques are analyzed, along with the impact of motion pictures and the movie business.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC P.Mohrmann           FLC MAIN FL5 112         20192 
Textbook


TA 350    Theory and Techniques of Acting I    3 Units

Prerequisite: TA 340 with a grade of "C" or better; or Instructor Consent prior to registration.
Advisory: TA 300
General Education: AA/AS Area I
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course explores contemporary concepts in scene study and the creation of a character in the style of Realism for a modern play. Students stage and perform memorized scenes from the Modern Realism period in class. (C-ID THTR 151; C-ID THTR 152)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
W         02:00PM-03:50PM LEC D.Harris             FLC MAIN PAC 1170        16420 
Textbook
W         03:50PM-04:25PM LAB TBA