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Spring 2022 Special Programs List of Classes

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CHEM 015 - Fundamentals of Chemistry-Af  4.00 Units
Grading: L   |   Advisory Level  —   Read: 3   |  Write: 3  | Math: 0
Prerequisite: MATH 013 with P grade or placement by multiple measures
Recommended: MATH 013 may be taken prior or concurrent with CHEM 015.
Transfer Status: CSU/UC |  Degree Applicable: AA/AS
This course covers the fundamentals of modern inorganic chemistry with emphasis on atomic structure, chemical bonding, chemical formulas, nomenclature, equations, stoichiometry, gas laws, solutions and related topics. It is intended primarily as a preparation for the Chemistry 001A and 001B sequence. The central nature of chemistry among other branches of science is stressed, and examples of the important role that chemistry plays in our lives are presented.
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111300 205 Lec TTH   09:15 AM—10:35 AM 01/31/22— 05/27/22 MS215  Ghebreab, Michael
  205 Lab TH   10:45 AM—01:50 PM 01/31/22— 05/27/22 MS209  Ghebreab, Michael
Note: Umoja-AFFIRM Program course. See Umoja-AFFIRM counselor to enroll. This is a traditional on-campus class with scheduled days and times listed above. For additional class-specific requirements, please email the course instructor. After registering, find out how to log in to Canvas. This course includes an online component. It is recommended that students enrolling in this course be computer/internet literate.
MATH 013 - Intermediate Algebra-Af  5.00 Units
Grading: O   |   Advisory Level  —   Read: 3   |  Write: 3  | Math: 0
Prerequisite: MATH 111 with P grade, or placement based on assessment
Transfer Status: None |  Degree Applicable: NAA
This course continues the algebra sequence and is a prerequisite to college level math courses. Students will review the first course in algebra and explore further the real number system, properties of algebraic systems, absolute value in equations and inequalities, complex numbers, properties of rational exponents and logarithms, roots and radicals, functions, inverse functions, and introduction to sequences and series. Content may include determinants, Cramer's rule, matrices, simultaneous solutions of sets of equations, or conic sections.
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111372 202 Lec MTWTH   09:15 AM—10:20 AM 01/31/22— 05/27/22 MS118  Quach, Tin
Note: Umoja-AFFIRM Program course. See Umoja-AFFIRM counselor to enroll. This is a traditional on-campus class with scheduled days and times listed above. For additional class-specific requirements, please email the course instructor. After registering, find out how to log in to Canvas.
MATH 063 - Elementary Statistics-Af  3.00 Units
Credit by Exam: Yes Grading: L   |   Advisory Level  —   Read: 4   |  Write: 4  | Math: 0
Prerequisite: MATH 013 or MATH 016 with C or better or placement by multiple measures
Transfer Status: CSU/UC |  Degree Applicable: AA/AS
This course is an introduction to the study of statistics. Students will learn methods of collecting data, displaying data, descriptive statistics with emphasis on understanding variation, empirical probability, probability distributions, sampling distributions, confidence intervals and sample size, hypothesis testing, testing the difference between two independent population parameters, matched pairs analysis, one-way analysis of variance, chi-square tests, correlation and simple linear regression.
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111473 202 Lec TTH   10:45 AM—12:05 PM 01/31/22— 05/27/22 MS215  Ky, Teck
Note: Umoja-AFFIRM Program course. See Umoja-AFFIRM counselor to enroll. This is a traditional on-campus class with scheduled days and times listed above. For additional class-specific requirements, please email the course instructor. After registering, find out how to log in to Canvas.
COMS 020 - Oral Communication-As  3.00 Units
Grading: L   |   Advisory Level  —   Read: 3   |  Write: 3  | Math: 0
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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110449 208 Lec F   09:00 AM—12:05 PM 01/31/22— 05/27/22 C204  Gill, Ambica
Note: ASPIRE Program course. All students are welcome to register. This is a traditional on-campus class with scheduled days and times listed above. For additional class-specific requirements, please email the course instructor. After registering, find out how to log in to Canvas.
COMS 045 - Small Group Communication-As  3.00 Units
Grading: L   |   Advisory Level  —   Read: 3   |  Write: 3  | Math: 0
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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110460 203 Lec TTH   09:15 AM—10:35 AM 01/31/22— 05/27/22 C203  Carrion, John
  203 Lec TTH   09:15 AM—10:35 AM 01/31/22— 05/27/22 C203  Zylka, Ruth
Note: ASPIRE Program course. All students are welcome to register. This is a traditional on-campus class with scheduled days and times listed above. For additional class-specific requirements, please email the course instructor. After registering, find out how to log in to Canvas.
ENGL 001B - English Composition-As  3.00 Units
Grading: L   |   Advisory Level  —   Read: 0   |  Write: 0  | Math: 0
Prerequisite: ENGL 001A with C or better
Transfer Status: CSU/UC |  Degree Applicable: AA/AS
This is a second semester college composition course, emphasizing expository and argumentative writing directed toward an analysis of ideas and concepts from a wide variety of literature; this 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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110267 202 Lec MW   09:15 AM—10:35 AM 01/31/22— 05/27/22 AF164  Banerjee, Sravani
Note: ASPIRE Program course. All students are welcome to register. This is a traditional on-campus class with scheduled days and times listed above. For additional class-specific requirements, please email the course instructor. After registering, find out how to log in to Canvas.
This is a ZTC (zero textbook cost) section. If there is a required textbook, you will be able to access it online for free. To find out more about these courses, visit the ZTC webpage.
ETH 042 - Apa Culture and Experience-As  3.00 Units
Grading: L   |   Advisory Level  —   Read: 3   |  Write: 3  | Math: 0
Transfer Status: CSU/UC |  Degree Applicable: AA/AS
This course examines how Asian American experiences, cultures, and intellectual traditions are shaped by ideological constructions of race in the U.S. Ethnic Studies concepts and theories will be applied to describe critical events in history, as well as experiences Asian Americans share with other racialized communities in the U.S. This includes a focus on topics ranging from self-determination to anti-racism in a move toward building a just and equitable society.
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110494 201 IO   01/31/22— 05/27/22 CANVAS  Nievera-Lozano, Melissaann
Note: ASPIRE Program course. All students are welcome to register. This is a fully online class with no scheduled Zoom meetings. Students will use the college's learning management system, Canvas, for all coursework. For additional class-specific requirements, please email the course instructor. After registering, find out how to log in to Canvas.
This is a LTC (low textbook cost) section. If there is a required textbook, you will be able to access it online for a low cost or a hard copy for a low cost. To find out more about these courses, visit the LTC webpage
BIOL 061 - Human Heredity-En  3.00 Units
Grading: L   |   Advisory Level  —   Read: 3   |  Write: 3  | Math: 2
Transfer Status: CSU/UC |  Degree Applicable: AA/AS
This course discusses the importance of human heredity in our lives. Students will study the rapidly changing areas of human heredity including patterns of inheritance, specific genetic disorders, recombinant DNA and other genetic-based biotechnologies, the role of genetic counseling and genetic tests, reproductive therapies, and bioethics. This is a CSU/UC transferable general education life science course suitable for non-majors.
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111261 202 IO   01/31/22— 05/27/22 CANVAS  Gonzalez, Alfred
Note: Enlace Program course. See Enlace counselor to enroll. This is a fully online class with no scheduled Zoom meetings. Students will use the college's learning management system, Canvas, for all coursework. For additional class-specific requirements, please email the course instructor. After registering, find out how to log in to Canvas.
ENGL 001A - English Composition-En  3.00 Units
Grading: L   |   Advisory Level  —   Read: 0   |  Write: 0  | Math: 0
Prerequisite: (ENGL 102 and ENGL 104) or ENGL 106 or ESL 091 or ESL 390; all with P grade or placement by multiple measures
Transfer Status: CSU/UC |  Degree Applicable: AA/AS
English 001A is the first course in a transfer level sequence (English 001A, 001B) designed to equip students with the skills necessary for writing college level compositions. The course emphasizes expository writing, critical reading, and research techniques. Students are required to produce a series of academic essays including a documented research paper in conventional format. Analysis of readings and the practice of writing processes create the bases for student essays. All English 001A 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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112342 229 IO   01/31/22— 05/27/22 CANVAS  Ramirez, Susana
Note: Enlace Program course. See Enlace counselor to enroll. This is a fully online class with no scheduled Zoom meetings. Students will use the college's learning management system, Canvas, for all coursework. For additional class-specific requirements, please email the course instructor. After registering, find out how to log in to Canvas.
ENGL 001B - English Composition-En  3.00 Units
Grading: L   |   Advisory Level  —   Read: 0   |  Write: 0  | Math: 0
Prerequisite: ENGL 001A with C or better
Transfer Status: CSU/UC |  Degree Applicable: AA/AS
This is a second semester college composition course, emphasizing expository and argumentative writing directed toward an analysis of ideas and concepts from a wide variety of literature; this 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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111968 215 Lec M   12:15 PM—01:35 PM 01/31/22— 05/27/22 AD143  Ramirez, Susana
  215 IH   01/31/22— 05/27/22 CANVAS  Ramirez, Susana
Note: Enlace Program course. See Enlace counselor to enroll. This is a hybrid class (combination of online and on-campus) with no scheduled Zoom meetings. Students will use the college's learning management system, Canvas, for all online coursework. The only meeting dates on campus are January 31 (first day of classes) from 12:15 PM to 1:35 PM; March 7 (midterm) from 12:15 PM to 1:35 PM; and May 20 (final exam) from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM. For additional class-specific requirements, please email the course instructor. After registering, find out how to log in to Canvas.
ENGL 001C - Critical Thinking/Compositi-En  3.00 Units
Grading: L   |   Advisory Level  —   Read: 0   |  Write: 0  | Math:
Prerequisite: ENGL 001A with C or better
Transfer Status: CSU/UC |  Degree Applicable: AA/AS
This course presents the elements of critical reasoning and logic. Students will learn to identify the basic structures of arguments and the ways people use language to fortify or to falsify arguments. Students will analyze and demonstrate these techniques by writing and critiquing essays and using research strategies. This course is specifically designed to meet the IGETC critical thinking requirement.
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110284 206 IO   01/31/22— 05/27/22 CANVAS  Ramirez, Susana
Note: Enlace Program course. See Enlace counselor to enroll. This is a fully online class with no scheduled Zoom meetings. Students will use the college's learning management system, Canvas, for all coursework. For additional class-specific requirements, please email the course instructor. After registering, find out how to log in to Canvas.
ENVIR 010 - Environmental Science-En  4.00 Units
Grading: L   |   Advisory Level  —   Read: 3   |  Write: 3  | Math: 3
Transfer Status: CSU/UC |  Degree Applicable: AA/AS
This is an interdisciplinary course in which students examine the interaction between human societies and the environment. Students will study important physical and biological properties necessary for life on Earth. They will explore major issues that are bound to affect the future of humans on our planet including population growth, resource exploitation, pollution, climate change, and the loss of biodiversity. Students will also consider environmental policies and the prospects for a sustainable future. Field trips may be required. ENVIR-010 meets general education requirements for science with a lab and can be counted as either a life science or as a physical science course.
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111280 201 Lab T   02:00 PM—05:05 PM 01/31/22— 05/27/22 S127  Gonzalez, Alfred
  201 IH   01/31/22— 05/27/22 CANVAS  Gonzalez, Alfred
Note: Enlace Program course. See Enlace counselor to enroll. This hybrid class is a combination of unscheduled online learning (in Canvas) and scheduled in-person, on-campus class meetings on days and times noted above. Students are required to attend scheduled on-campus class meetings. For additional class-specific requirements, please email the course instructor. After registering, find out how to log in to Canvas.
MATH 021 - Precalculus Algebra-En  4.00 Units
Credit by Exam: Yes Grading: L   |   Advisory Level  —   Read: 3   |  Write: 3  | Math: 0
Prerequisite: MATH 013 with C or better or MATH 016 with P grade or placement by multiple measures
Transfer Status: CSU/UC |  Degree Applicable: AA/AS
This course is designed to prepare students for the level of algebra required in calculus. Topics will include basic algebraic concepts, complex numbers, equations and inequalities, graphs of functions, system of equations and inequalities, linear and quadratic functions, polynomial functions of higher degree, rational, exponential, and logarithmic functions, matrices and determinants. Students may not receive credit for both Math 021 and Math 025.
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111378 202 Lec TTH   01:45 PM—03:35 PM 01/31/22— 05/27/22 MS113  Erickson, Shanna
Note: Enlace Program course. To register for this section, contact an Enlace counselor. Students taking MATH 021, reg ID 111378, are required to sign up for MATH 021L, reg ID 111400. This is a traditional on-campus class with scheduled days and times listed above. For additional class-specific requirements, please email the course instructor. After registering, find out how to log in to Canvas.
MATH 021L - Precalculus Support-En  0.50 Units
Grading: K   |   Advisory Level  —   Read: 3   |  Write: 3  | Math: 0
Corequisite: MATH 021
Transfer Status: None |  Degree Applicable: NAA
The objective of this course is to review the core prerequisite skills and concepts needed for precalculus, and to go along with MATH 021.Topics include a review of computational skills developed in algebra, factoring, operations on polynomial, radical and rational expressions, exponential and logarithmic expressions, and equations. This course is intended for students majoring in BSTEM who are concurrently enrolled in MATH 021.
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111400 203 Lab T   03:45 PM—05:05 PM 01/31/22— 05/27/22 MS113  Erickson, Shanna
Note: Enlace Program course. To register for this section, contact an Enlace counselor. Students taking MATH 021L, reg ID 111400, are required to sign up for MATH 021, reg ID 111378. This is a traditional on-campus class with scheduled days and times listed above. For additional class-specific requirements, please email the course instructor. After registering, find out how to log in to Canvas.