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Fall 2019 Zero Textbook Cost Courses

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ASTRO 010 - Introduction to Astronomy
Grading: L   |   Advisory Level  —   Read: 3   |  Write: 3  | Math: 2
Recommended: 3 units of Math 111 with "P" or placement based on math assessment
Transfer Status: CSU/UC |  Degree Applicable: AA/AS
Astronomy 010 is an introductory course in general astronomy. Its topics include the history of astronomy and the development of modern astrophysics, the structure and origin of the solar system and the Milky Way, the birth and death of stars, galaxies, and the search for extraterrestrial life. The scientific method and the fundamental laws of physics are stressed. Special emphasis is placed on recent research in astronomy and the latest discoveries and tools used in modern astronomy. Astronomy 010 satisfies the requirement for a general education course in Physical Science without lab.
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100082 104 Online   09/03/19— 12/19/19   Smay, Jessica
This is an online section.
This is a ZTC (zero textbook cost) section. If there is a required textbook, you will be able to access it online for free or a print copy will be loaned to you. To find out more about ZTC and other ZTC courses at SJCC, visit the ZTC webpage: http://www.sjcc.edu/Library/Pages/ztc.aspx
100083 105 Online   09/03/19— 12/19/19   Smay, Jessica
This is an online section.
This is a ZTC (zero textbook cost) section. If there is a required textbook, you will be able to access it online for free or a print copy will be loaned to you. To find out more about ZTC and other ZTC courses at SJCC, visit the ZTC webpage: http://www.sjcc.edu/Library/Pages/ztc.aspx
CIS 041 - Intro to Computer Info Sys
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99794 102 Lec W   05:30 PM—08:35 PM 09/03/19— 12/19/19 MIL-TECH  Lundie, Clem
  102 Lab W   08:45 PM—09:35 PM 09/03/19— 12/19/19 MIL-TECH  Lundie, Clem
This section is held at the SJCC Milpitas Extension: 1450 Escuela Parkway, Milpitas, CA 95035.
This is a ZTC (zero textbook cost) section. If there is a required textbook, you will be able to access it online for free or a print copy will be loaned to you. To find out more about ZTC and other ZTC courses at SJCC, visit the ZTC webpage: http://www.sjcc.edu/Library/Pages/ztc.aspx
CIS 084 - Java Programming
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99803 101 Online   09/03/19— 12/19/19   McElroy, Daniel
This is an online section.
This is a ZTC (zero textbook cost) section. If there is a required textbook, you will be able to access it online for free or a print copy will be loaned to you. To find out more about ZTC and other ZTC courses at SJCC, visit the ZTC webpage: http://www.sjcc.edu/Library/Pages/ztc.aspx
CIS 106 - Technest 1: Intro Comp Coding
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99804 101 Lec W   06:00 PM—07:10 PM 08/21/19— 12/19/19 MIL-L1  Branom, Mark
  101 Lab S   10:00 AM—12:35 PM 08/21/19— 12/19/19 MIL-TECH  Branom, Mark
  101 Lab W   07:20 PM—08:50 PM 08/21/19— 12/19/19 MIL-L1  Branom, Mark
This section is held at the SJCC Milpitas Extension: 1450 Escuela Parkway, Milpitas, CA 95035.
This is a ZTC (zero textbook cost) section. If there is a required textbook, you will be able to access it online for free or a print copy will be loaned to you. To find out more about ZTC and other ZTC courses at SJCC, visit the ZTC webpage: http://www.sjcc.edu/Library/Pages/ztc.aspx
CIS 107 - Technest 2: Data Science
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99807 101 Lec F   06:00 PM—07:30 PM 08/21/19— 12/19/19 MIL-TECH  Dorairaj, Sanjay
  101 Lab F   07:40 PM—09:00 PM 08/21/19— 12/19/19 MIL-TECH  Dorairaj, Sanjay
  101 Lab S   02:00 PM—05:25 PM 08/21/19— 12/19/19 MIL-TECH  Dorairaj, Sanjay
This section is held at the SJCC Milpitas Extension: 1450 Escuela Parkway, Milpitas, CA 95035.
This is a ZTC (zero textbook cost) section. If there is a required textbook, you will be able to access it online for free or a print copy will be loaned to you. To find out more about ZTC and other ZTC courses at SJCC, visit the ZTC webpage: http://www.sjcc.edu/Library/Pages/ztc.aspx
COMS 020 - Oral Communication
Grading: L   |   Advisory Level  —   Read: 3   |  Write: 3  | Math:
Transfer Status: CSU/UC |  Degree Applicable: AA/AS
Students are taught the skills of speechmaking. Students focus on the following basic elements: rhetorical theory, researching, organizing and outlining a topic, analyzing an audience, effective use of language, ethics, effective presentation aids, critical listening, credibility, and physical delivery. Students will be required to attend speech activities outside of the classroom environment.
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98361 107 Lec TH   06:15 PM—09:20 PM 09/03/19— 12/19/19 T210  Baker, Waylon
This is a ZTC (zero textbook cost) section. If there is a required textbook, you will be able to access it online for free or a print copy will be loaned to you. To find out more about ZTC and other ZTC courses at SJCC, visit the ZTC webpage: http://www.sjcc.edu/Library/Pages/ztc.aspx
98675 109 Hybrid W   06:15 PM—07:35 PM 09/18/19— 12/19/19 T210  Baker, Waylon
This is a hybrid section. There are both required in-person meetings and online work.
This is a ZTC (zero textbook cost) section. If there is a required textbook, you will be able to access it online for free or a print copy will be loaned to you. To find out more about ZTC and other ZTC courses at SJCC, visit the ZTC webpage: http://www.sjcc.edu/Library/Pages/ztc.aspx
COMS 045 - Small Group Communication
Grading: L   |   Advisory Level  —   Read: 3   |  Write: 3  | Math:
Transfer Status: CSU/UC |  Degree Applicable: AA/AS
Students study communication and decision making within the group context. Concepts such as group interaction; leadership, status and power; conflict and cohesiveness; rules and roles; verbal and nonverbal messages and problem-solving will be investigated.
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98370 105 Lec TH   06:15 PM—09:20 PM 09/03/19— 12/19/19 MIL-C1  Eckstone, Stephen
This section is held at the SJCC Milpitas Extension: 1450 Escuela Parkway, Milpitas, CA 95035.
This is a ZTC (zero textbook cost) section. If there is a required textbook, you will be able to access it online for free or a print copy will be loaned to you. To find out more about ZTC and other ZTC courses at SJCC, visit the ZTC webpage: http://www.sjcc.edu/Library/Pages/ztc.aspx
ECE 020 - Observation and Assessment
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98071 101 Lec M   06:15 PM—09:20 PM 09/03/19— 12/19/19 B208  Sudarsana, Madhavi
This is a ZTC (zero textbook cost) section. If there is a required textbook, you will be able to access it online for free or a print copy will be loaned to you. To find out more about ZTC and other ZTC courses at SJCC, visit the ZTC webpage: http://www.sjcc.edu/Library/Pages/ztc.aspx
ECE 101B - Practicum in ECE
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98074 101 Lec T   06:15 PM—07:05 PM 09/03/19— 12/19/19 B102  Sudarsana, Madhavi
  101 Lab   09/03/19— 12/19/19   Sudarsana, Madhavi
This is a ZTC (zero textbook cost) section. If there is a required textbook, you will be able to access it online for free or a print copy will be loaned to you. To find out more about ZTC and other ZTC courses at SJCC, visit the ZTC webpage: http://www.sjcc.edu/Library/Pages/ztc.aspx
ENGL 001B - English Composition
Grading: L   |   Advisory Level  —   Read: 0   |  Write: 0  | Math:
Prerequisite: ENGL 001A with C or better
Transfer Status: CSU/UC |  Degree Applicable: AA/AS
English 001B, a second semester college composition course, emphasizes expository and argumentative writing directed toward an analysis of ideas and concepts from a wide variety of literature; English 001B includes discussion of fiction, drama, poetry, the essay, and other expository prose-- stressing critical reading in these genres. All English 001B students will take a Department Final which will be holistically scored by at least two faculty members and will represent 20% of their course grade.
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99908 101 Lec MW   10:45 AM—12:05 PM 09/03/19— 12/19/19 T312  Alvarez, Patricia
This is a ZTC (zero textbook cost) section. If there is a required textbook, you will be able to access it online for free or a print copy will be loaned to you. To find out more about ZTC and other ZTC courses at SJCC, visit the ZTC webpage: http://www.sjcc.edu/Library/Pages/ztc.aspx
ESL 322 - Paragraph Development
Grading: K   |   Advisory Level  —   Read: 0   |  Write: 0  | Math: 0
Prerequisite: ESL 332 and ESL 333 and ESL 334, all with P or placement based on assessment.
Recommended: Concurrent enrollment in ESL (323 or 324 or 327) and ESL 194 is strongly recommended
Transfer Status: None |  Degree Applicable: NAA
ESL 322 is an intermediate writing course for non-native speakers of English. Students will focus on writing well organized and fully developed paragraphs with correct grammar, sentence structure and word choice. Concurrent enrollment in 0.5 unit of ESL 320L is strongly recommended for computer grammar and writing practice and instructional assistance.
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98406 103 Lec TTH   10:30 AM—12:55 PM 09/03/19— 12/19/19 MIL-C4  Takei, Leslie
This section is held at the SJCC Milpitas Extension: 1450 Escuela Parkway, Milpitas, CA 95035.
This is a ZTC (zero textbook cost) section. If there is a required textbook, you will be able to access it online for free or a print copy will be loaned to you. To find out more about ZTC and other ZTC courses at SJCC, visit the ZTC webpage: http://www.sjcc.edu/Library/Pages/ztc.aspx
ESL 510 - ESL for Computers
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98682 101 Lec TTH   06:00 PM—07:20 PM 09/03/19— 12/19/19 MIL-C2  Sanchez, Claudio
This section is held at the SJCC Milpitas Extension: 1450 Escuela Parkway, Milpitas, CA 95035.
This is a ZTC (zero textbook cost) section. If there is a required textbook, you will be able to access it online for free or a print copy will be loaned to you. To find out more about ZTC and other ZTC courses at SJCC, visit the ZTC webpage: http://www.sjcc.edu/Library/Pages/ztc.aspx
ESL 531 - Inter-Low Listening/Speaking
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98418 103 Lec TTH   08:30 AM—10:20 AM 09/03/19— 12/19/19 MIL-C3 
This section is held at the SJCC Milpitas Extension: 1450 Escuela Parkway, Milpitas, CA 95035.
This is a ZTC (zero textbook cost) section. If there is a required textbook, you will be able to access it online for free or a print copy will be loaned to you. To find out more about ZTC and other ZTC courses at SJCC, visit the ZTC webpage: http://www.sjcc.edu/Library/Pages/ztc.aspx
ESL 532 - Inter-Low Reading and Writing
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98427 106 Lec MW   06:00 PM—09:05 PM 09/03/19— 12/19/19 MIL-C2  Shugan, Nathapong
This section is held at the SJCC Milpitas Extension: 1450 Escuela Parkway, Milpitas, CA 95035.
This is a ZTC (zero textbook cost) section. If there is a required textbook, you will be able to access it online for free or a print copy will be loaned to you. To find out more about ZTC and other ZTC courses at SJCC, visit the ZTC webpage: http://www.sjcc.edu/Library/Pages/ztc.aspx
FCS 070 - Child Development
Grading: L   |   Advisory Level  —   Read: 3   |  Write: 3  | Math:
Transfer Status: CSU/UC |  Degree Applicable: AA/AS
Students will study the child from the prenatal period through adolescence. The physical, social-emotional and cognitive aspects of development are explored. This course is required for ECE majors and recommended for nursing and psychology majors, and anyone wanting to understand the development of children. Transferable: Equivalent to C.D. 60 at SJSU.
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98117 101 Hybrid T   06:15 PM—09:05 PM 09/03/19— 10/24/19 B201  Kennedy, Julie
This is an 8 week hybrid section. There are both required in person meetings and online work.
This is a ZTC (zero textbook cost) section. If there is a required textbook, you will be able to access it online for free or a print copy will be loaned to you. To find out more about ZTC and other ZTC courses at SJCC, visit the ZTC webpage: http://www.sjcc.edu/Library/Pages/ztc.aspx
98118 102 Lec MW   09:00 AM—12:05 PM 09/03/19— 10/23/19 CET-120  Dev, Vandana
This section is held at the Center for Employment Training: 701 Vine St., San Jose, CA 95110.
This is a ZTC (zero textbook cost) section. If there is a required textbook, you will be able to access it online for free or a print copy will be loaned to you. To find out more about ZTC and other ZTC courses at SJCC, visit the ZTC webpage: http://www.sjcc.edu/Library/Pages/ztc.aspx
98119 103 Online   09/03/19— 10/25/19   Sudarsana, Madhavi
This is an 8 week online section.
This is a ZTC (zero textbook cost) section. If there is a required textbook, you will be able to access it online for free or a print copy will be loaned to you. To find out more about ZTC and other ZTC courses at SJCC, visit the ZTC webpage: http://www.sjcc.edu/Library/Pages/ztc.aspx
GEOL 010L - Physical Geology Laboratory
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100087 101 Lab W   10:45 AM—01:50 PM 09/03/19— 12/19/19 S213  Smay, Jessica

This is a ZTC (zero textbook cost) section. If there is a required textbook, you will be able to access it online for free or a print copy will be loaned to you. To find out more about ZTC and other ZTC courses at SJCC, visit the ZTC webpage: http://www.sjcc.edu/Library/Pages/ztc.aspx
GUIDE 130 - College and Life Success
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98303 103 Lec TTH   03:15 PM—04:35 PM 09/03/19— 12/19/19 MIL-C4  Grainger, Benjamin
This section is held at the SJCC Milpitas Extension: 1450 Escuela Parkway, Milpitas, CA 95035.
This is a ZTC (zero textbook cost) section. If there is a required textbook, you will be able to access it online for free or a print copy will be loaned to you. To find out more about ZTC and other ZTC courses at SJCC, visit the ZTC webpage: http://www.sjcc.edu/Library/Pages/ztc.aspx
HSCI 008 - Medical Terminology
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99392 103 Lec TH   06:00 PM—09:05 PM 09/03/19— 12/19/19 MIL-C3  Rangaswamy, Anupama
This section is held at the SJCC Milpitas Extension: 1450 Escuela Parkway, Milpitas, CA 95035.
This is a ZTC (zero textbook cost) section. If there is a required textbook, you will be able to access it online for free or a print copy will be loaned to you. To find out more about ZTC and other ZTC courses at SJCC, visit the ZTC webpage: http://www.sjcc.edu/Library/Pages/ztc.aspx
KINPE 030 - Fit for Life
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98256 101 Lab MW   12:15 PM—01:35 PM 09/03/19— 12/19/19 TRK  Robb, Douglas
This is a ZTC (zero textbook cost) section. If there is a required textbook, you will be able to access it online for free or a print copy will be loaned to you. To find out more about ZTC and other ZTC courses at SJCC, visit the ZTC webpage: http://www.sjcc.edu/Library/Pages/ztc.aspx
98257 102 Online   09/03/19— 12/19/19   Huntze-Rooney, Deborah
This is an online section.
This is a ZTC (zero textbook cost) section. If there is a required textbook, you will be able to access it online for free or a print copy will be loaned to you. To find out more about ZTC and other ZTC courses at SJCC, visit the ZTC webpage: http://www.sjcc.edu/Library/Pages/ztc.aspx
LIB 010 - Digital Literacy
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100207 101 Online   09/03/19— 12/19/19  
This is an online section.
This is a ZTC (zero textbook cost) section. If there is a required textbook, you will be able to access it online for free or a print copy will be loaned to you. To find out more about ZTC and other ZTC courses at SJCC, visit the ZTC webpage: http://www.sjcc.edu/Library/Pages/ztc.aspx
LS 090 - Directed Tutoring Experience
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100185 101 Hybrid   09/03/19— 12/19/19   Levy, Lorraine
This is a hybrid section. There are both required in-person meetings and online work.
This is a ZTC (zero textbook cost) section. If there is a required textbook, you will be able to access it online for free or a print copy will be loaned to you. To find out more about ZTC and other ZTC courses at SJCC, visit the ZTC webpage: http://www.sjcc.edu/Library/Pages/ztc.aspx
MATH 063 - Elementary Statistics
Grading: L   |   Advisory Level  —   Read: 3   |  Write: 3  | Math: 0
Prerequisite: MATH 013 with C or better
Transfer Status: CSU/UC |  Degree Applicable: AA/AS
This course is an introduction to the study of statistics. It does not require a knowledge of calculus but does assume a familiarity with the concepts of intermediate algebra. Students will learn methods of displaying data, descriptive statistics, basic concepts of probability theory, random variables, common statistical distributions, estimates and sample size, hypothesis testing, goodness-of-fit test, contingency table analysis, tests of two independent population parameters, and regression and correlation. Students will apply basic statistical concepts to data from education, business, social sciences, and natural sciences. To aid in the analysis of data, the use of technology will be required.
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100125 109 Lec W   06:15 PM—09:20 PM 09/03/19— 12/19/19 MIL-C1  Trieu, Phong
This section is held at the SJCC Milpitas Extension: 1450 Escuela Parkway, Milpitas, CA 95035.
This is a ZTC (zero textbook cost) section. If there is a required textbook, you will be able to access it online for free or a print copy will be loaned to you. To find out more about ZTC and other ZTC courses at SJCC, visit the ZTC webpage: http://www.sjcc.edu/Library/Pages/ztc.aspx
POLSC 001 - Politics and Govt in America
Grading: L   |   Advisory Level  —   Read: 3   |  Write: 3  | Math:
Transfer Status: CSU/UC |  Degree Applicable: AA/AS
This course covers the role and importance of the ideal of democracy and the evolution of the American and Californian political system. America's and California's political institutions (executive, legislative and judicial) and political processes (voting, lobbying, attitudes) are examined against the backdrop of America's and California's cultural diversity and political history. This course is a study of national, state and local government and politics with emphasis on the United States Constitution and the national and Californian governments. Note: Combined with HIST 1, meets US HIST & Constitution and State & Local Govt. requirements. Meets California Teachers Credential requirement.
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98184 101 Lec TTH   09:15 AM—10:35 AM 09/03/19— 12/19/19 B209  Herrington, Lisa
This is a ZTC (zero textbook cost) section. If there is a required textbook, you will be able to access it online for free or a print copy will be loaned to you. To find out more about ZTC and other ZTC courses at SJCC, visit the ZTC webpage: http://www.sjcc.edu/Library/Pages/ztc.aspx
PSYCH 092 - Developmental Psychology
Grading: L   |   Advisory Level  —   Read: 3   |  Write: 3  | Math:
Transfer Status: CSU/UC |  Degree Applicable: AA/AS
This course is an introduction to developmental psychology. Human development is traced from conception through death and dying. The biological, cognitive, psychological, social and cultural factors affecting development and the integration and interactions of these factors throughout the lifespan of human beings will be studied. The dynamic interrelationship of these factors to the uniqueness of, and differences between, individuals will also be considered. Development tasks and potential developmental crises in the contemporary multicultural society are identified for each age group.
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98208 103 Lec W   06:15 PM—09:20 PM 09/03/19— 12/19/19 MIL-C3  Levy, Lorraine
This section is held at the SJCC Milpitas Extension: 1450 Escuela Parkway, Milpitas, CA 95035.
This is a ZTC (zero textbook cost) section. If there is a required textbook, you will be able to access it online for free or a print copy will be loaned to you. To find out more about ZTC and other ZTC courses at SJCC, visit the ZTC webpage: http://www.sjcc.edu/Library/Pages/ztc.aspx
SOC 010 - Introduction to Sociology
Grading: L   |   Advisory Level  —   Read: 3   |  Write: 3  | Math:
Transfer Status: CSU/UC |  Degree Applicable: AA/AS
This course is a survey of the principles and basic concepts of sociology. It includes the analysis of American culture, social organization, group behavior, social stratification, racial and ethnic groups, and the dynamics of social change and other social processes.
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98219 105 Lec TTH   03:05 PM—04:25 PM 09/03/19— 12/19/19 MIL-C3  Pratap, Shaneel
This section is held at the SJCC Milpitas Extension: 1450 Escuela Parkway, Milpitas, CA 95035.
This is a ZTC (zero textbook cost) section. If there is a required textbook, you will be able to access it online for free or a print copy will be loaned to you. To find out more about ZTC and other ZTC courses at SJCC, visit the ZTC webpage: http://www.sjcc.edu/Library/Pages/ztc.aspx