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Anthropology


ANTH 1010 - Introduction to Cultural Anthropology       Credit: 3.0

Class dates: 1/27/2020 to 5/21/2020


DAY TIME CRN LOCATION INSTRUCTOR
    3118 Internet Rita-Jean Browne

This course is designed to present an overview of human cultures and the many remarkable ways in which humans adapt to their environment. The course includes sections on languages, archeology, ancient history and modern cultures, with an emphasis on living traditional cultures. (AA, CSU, UC) (C-ID: ANTH 120) Advisory: ENGL 1001 or concurrent enrollment in ENGL 1001


Biology


BIO 1400 - Environmental Principles       Credit: 3.0

Class dates: 1/29/2020 to 5/20/2020


DAY TIME CRN LOCATION INSTRUCTOR
W 6:00 - 9:10 pm 3306 Weed Campus, Science 7-110 Mark Clifford

This course examines environmental issues from a scientific perspective. Topics include the structure and function of the biosphere, atmosphere, and lithosphere, nutrient cycling and energy flow through ecosystems, as well as human impacts on the atmosphere and aquatic terrestrial ecosystems, human use of natural resources, and sustainability. (AA, CSU, UC) Advisory: ENGL 0900


BIO 2710 - Human Dissection       Credit: 1.0

Class dates: 1/31/2020 to 5/15/2020


DAY TIME CRN LOCATION INSTRUCTOR
F 9:00 am - 12:05 pm 3333 Weed Campus, Science 7-112 David Clark

This supervised study of human dissection techniques includes a review of dissection procedures as well as practical experience with human cadavers. The course uses a regional approach to human anatomy and covers all major muscle groups, organs, nerves and blood vessels of the body. It is intended for students who are interested in medical careers, pathology and normal anatomy of the human body. (AA, CSU) Prerequisite: BIO 2700


Communications


COMS 1700 - Introduction to Mass Media       Credit: 3.0

Class dates: 1/27/2020 to 5/21/2020


DAY TIME CRN LOCATION INSTRUCTOR
    3370 Internet Karen Beyer

Introduction to the basic concepts of mass communication, including the effects, uses, and functions associated with the goods and services of mass media. Survey of mass communication and the interrelationships of media with society including history, structure and trends in media literacy, and social issues, including gender and cultural diversity. (CSU, UC)


History


HIST 1017 - United States History to 1877       Credit: 3.0

Class dates: 1/27/2020 to 3/20/2020


DAY TIME CRN LOCATION INSTRUCTOR
    3341 Internet Chris Vancil

A survey of American history from pre-contact North America to 1877. (AA, CSU, UC) (C-ID: HIST 130) Advisory: ENGL 1001


Manufacturing


MFG 1130 - Introduction to CNC Machining       Credit: 3.0

Class dates: 1/28/2020 to 5/21/2020


DAY TIME CRN LOCATION INSTRUCTOR
TR 4:30 - 7:00 pm 3286 YTC2 Darrell Stewart

Manual CNC programming is introduced using standard G-code format. Introduction to Computer Aided Manufacturing (CAM) software. Use of CAM software to develop CNC Programs designed to operate CNC Machine tools. Measuring tools such as micrometers, calipers, and height gages are introduced. Part setup, work coordinate offsets, tool length offsets, and program simulation are introduced. Emphasis on 2 and 2.5 axis milling. (AS, CSU) Prerequisite: A passing grade of "C" or higher in MFG 1010 is required


Physical Education Fitness


PEFI 1056 - Beginning Olympic Weight Lifting       Credit: 1.0

Class dates: 1/27/2020 to 5/21/2020


DAY TIME CRN LOCATION INSTRUCTOR
MW 5:30 - 6:20 pm 3380 WTROOM Tim Frisbie
R 5:30 - 6:40 pm 3380 TBA Tim Frisbie

This course provides instruction in the fundamental techniques, concepts and skills in competitive Olympic Weightlifting. Proper technique in the Clean and Jerk and the Snatch will be the primary focus along with other assistive exercises as well as building these exercises into other sport specific training programs. UC transfer credit limitations. (AA, CSU, UC)


Political Science


POLS 1015 - Introduction to Political Science       Credit: 3.0

Class dates: 1/27/2020 to 5/20/2020


DAY TIME CRN LOCATION INSTRUCTOR
MW 1:45 - 3:10 pm 3235 DLC 8 Kathrine Gale

This course serves to introduce students to terms and concepts used in the field of political science. It will familiarize students with basic political concepts, political ideologies, political systems, and subfields within political science. It is recommended that students majoring in political science or other social sciences take this course. (AA, CSU, UC) Advisory: ENGL 1001 - College Composition