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Fall 2014 Online Courses

Priority registration begins on 5/7/14
Continuing student registration begins on 5/12/14
New and returning student registration begins on 5/19/14

Courses designated as (ACT) are open to all students.

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Pre-requisites in all subjects will be enforced beginning Summer 2014
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2014 Summer/Fall




ACCOUNTING 001 5.00 Units
INTRODUCTORY ACCOUNTING I (UC:CSU)


NOTE: Same as Accounting 21 plus Accounting 22.
DESCRIPTION: This course emphasizes basic accounting theory and practices which include an analysis of records of original entry and their relationship to the general ledger, controlling accounts and their subsidiary ledgers, the voucher system, periodic adjustments, worksheets, financial statements, and closing the ledger.

Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8000 5:25 hrs/wk ONLINE G. LUDWIG ludwiger@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8206 5:25 hrs/wk ONLINE G. LUDWIG ludwiger@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


ACCOUNTING 002 5.00 Units
INTRODUCTORY ACCOUNTING II (UC:CSU)


PREREQUISITE: Accounting 1 or Accounting 21 and 22 with a grade of "C" or better. DESCRIPTION: Accounting principles and procedures relating to partnerships and corporations, accounting for manufacturing, cost accounting, branch and department accounting, interpretation of financial statements, supplementary statements, data processing and management controls are covered. This course is acceptable for Management 1B credit at UCLA.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8002 5:25 hrs/wk ONLINE G. LUDWIG ludwiger@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


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8057 5:25 hrs/wk ONLINE K. FARMER farmerkb@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


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7701 7:15 hrs/wk ONLINE A. MORGAN morganaz@wlac.edu 9/29/2014 12/21/2014


ACCOUNTING 015 3.00 Units
TAX ACCOUNTING I (CSU)


DESCRIPTION: This is a course on preparation of Federal and California individual tax returns with emphasis on basic concepts, current tax law requirements, and recent changes.

Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8003 3:15 hrs/wk ONLINE M. LU wlacacct2@yahoo.com 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


ACCOUNTING 025 3.00 Units
AUTOMATED ACCOUNTING METHODS AND PROCEDURES (CSU)


PREREQUISITE: Completion of one semester of Accounting Principles (or equivalent), through and including material on payroll accounting, with a grade of 'C' or better. DESCRIPTION: Using the computer, this introduction to accounting will provide information and practice in the basic machine operations, plus instruction in the following areas: general ledger, depreciation, accounts receivable, accounts payable, and payroll. Real-world applications will be stressed throughout the course.

Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8001 3:15 hrs/wk ONLINE E. PAYMAH acctg25wlac@yahoo.com 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


ADMINISTRATION OF JUSTICE 001 3.00 Units
INTRODUCTION TO ADMINISTRATION OF JUSTICE (UC:CSU)


DESCRIPTION: This is a survey course that covers the philosophy and history of law enforcement, and an overview of crime and the criminal law and the three basic components of the criminal justice system: the police, courts, and corrections will be examined. In addition, career opportunities in all aspects of law enforcement will be presented.

Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8113 3:15 hrs/wk ONLINE C. STAPLETON stapleb@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


ADMINISTRATION OF JUSTICE 002 3.00 Units
CONCEPTS OF CRIMINAL LAW (UC:CSU)


DESCRIPTION: This course covers the basic principles of the English common law with a special emphasis on sections of the California Penal Code most frequently used by police officers. Topics will include the elements of the major crimes and the substantive law.

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8006 3:15 hrs/wk ONLINE S. FOGEL fogelSD@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


ADMINISTRATION OF JUSTICE 004 3.00 Units
PRINCIPLES AND PROCEDURES OF THE JUSTICE SYSTEM (UC:CSU)


DESCRIPTION: This course provides an in-depth study of the justice system from an incident investigated by police to final disposition and settlement in court. Special emphasis will be placed on the court system and will include: history, concepts and services related to judicial organization, court functions, prosecutorial functions, management and administration of the courts, and a comparison of the federal and state systems.

Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8017 3:15 hrs/wk ONLINE C. FLOURNOY-WILLIAMS williaCF@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


ADMINISTRATION OF JUSTICE 008 3.00 Units
JUVENILE PROCEDURES (CSU)


DESCRIPTION: This course is a study of the organization, function and jurisdiction of juvenile agencies; the processing and detention of juveniles; juvenile case disposition; juvenile statutes and court procedures.

Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8007 3:15 hrs/wk ONLINE G. YAN yang@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


ADMINISTRATION OF JUSTICE 039 3.00 Units
PROBATION AND PAROLE (CSU)


DESCRIPTION: This course provides the student with the history and development of probation and parole. Special emphasis will be placed on the relationships with the police, courts, and corrections..


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8009 3:15 hrs/wk ONLINE N. GUIDRY nakia.guidry@sbcglobal.net 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


ADMINISTRATION OF JUSTICE 075 3.00 Units
INTRODUCTION TO CORRECTIONS (CSU)


DESCRIPTION: This basic course deals with the nature of correctional work; aims and objectives of Correctional Administration; probation and practices; skills knowledge and attitudes required for employment in this field; types of institutions and services; and career opportunities.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8008 3:15 hrs/wk ONLINE G. YAN yang@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


ADMINISTRATION OF JUSTICE 160 3.00 Units
POLICE ORGANIZATION AND ADMINISTRATION (CSU)


DESCRIPTION: The effect of the organizational structure and administrative procedure on the implementation of police functions, career advancement and leadership and morale as a law enforcement employer.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8014 3:15 hrs/wk ONLINE C. FLOURNOY-WILLIAMS williaCF@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


ADMINISTRATION OF JUSTICE 309 3.00 Units
CORRECTIONAL INTERVIEWING AND COUNSELING (CSU)


DESCRIPTION: This course provides an overview of the techniques in counseling and interviewing available to practitioners in corrections. Students will learn the use of appropriate techniques and theories in confidence building, which may be used by correctional employees in interviews and counseling. This is a basic course for students planning to enter, or already employed within the Correctional Science field.

Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8015 3:15 hrs/wk ONLINE G. YAN yang@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


ALLIED HEALTH 033  3.00 Units
MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY (CSU)

DESCRIPTION: This course is designed for students interested in learning more about medical terminology and basic anatomy and applying this knowledge to a variety of allied health professions. Students will develop a comprehensive medical vocabulary applicable to all specialties of medicine through the study of Greek and Latin prefixes, suffixes and root words. Students will also develop a basic understanding of anatomy and the function of major body systems.

Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8049 3:15 hrs/wk ONLINE Y. BOGHOS boghosy@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


ALLIED HEALTH 057   1.00 UNIT
COMPUTERS IN HEALTH OCCUPATIONS


DESCRIPTION: This course will introduce students to the use of computers in a variety of healthcare settings. Students will use software systems used in pharmacies, medical offices, and hospitals.

Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8060 3:10 hrs/wk ONLINE Y. BOGHOS boghosy@wlac.edu 10/27/2014 12/21/2014


ANTHROPOLOGY 101 3.00 Units
HUMAN BIOLOGICAL EVOLUTION (UC:CSU)


NOTE: This course satisfies Area 5 (Physical & Biological Sciences) requirements for the IGETC. DESCRIPTION: Anthropology 101 presents the scientific approach in unraveling the mystery of the evolution of humankind through investigation of human fossil remains (e.g. the 3.5 million-year-old footprints and the 'Lucy' skeleton of East Africa), making use of recent DNA research -- much of it coming out of the Human Genome Project -- and by looking at studies of monkeys and apes so we can better assess our relationship to the other primates. The course examines the dynamic relationship between humans and their environment, and explores scientific explanations for human variation.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8013 6:30 hrs/wk ONLINE A. PREZIOSI prezioa@wlac.edu 10/27/2014 12/21/2014


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8250 6:30 hrs/wk ONLINE A. PREZIOSI prezioa@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 10/26/2014


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
7706 4:15 hrs/wk ONLINE M. GORDON gordonmj@wlac.edu 9/29/2014 12/21/2014


ANTHROPOLOGY 102 3.00 Units
HUMAN WAYS OF LIFE: CULTURAL ANTHROPOLOGY (UC:CSU)


NOTE: This course satisfies Area 4 (Social & Behavioral Sciences) required for the IGETC. DESCRIPTION: A culturally comparative perspective on our own way of life by examining many different traditions and institutions that other societies have developed in various parts of the world to solve the problems of survival and living together.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8016 6:30 hrs/wk ONLINE A. PREZIOSI prezioa@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 10/26/2014


ANTHROPOLOGY 104 3.00 Units
HUMAN LANGUAGE AND COMMUNICATION (UC:CSU)


NOTE: This class is offered only in the Fall semester. DESCRIPTION: This introductory course in linguistic anthropology surveys the great variety of ways humans communicate both verbally and non-verbally. It focuses on the structure, function, history, and evolution of language.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8011 6:30 hrs/wk ONLINE M. HARDY hardyMP@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 10/26/2014


ANTHROPOLOGY 111 2.00 Units
LABORATORY IN HUMAN BIOLOGICAL EVOLUTION (UC:CSU)


NOTE: This course satisfies a Life Science lab requirement - must be taken in the same semester or after Anthropology 101. DESCRIPTION: This laboratory class offers an exploration of selected topics in biological anthropology including genetics, human variation, the living primates, and human paleontology.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8018 6:20 hrs/wk ONLINE A. PREZIOSI prezioa@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 10/26/2014


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8004 6:20 hrs/wk ONLINE A. PREZIOSI prezioa@wlac.edu 10/27/2014 12/21/2014


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7708 4:05 hrs/wk ONLINE M. CUNIN BORER cuninbml@wlac.edu 9/29/2014 12/21/2014


ANTHROPOLOGY 121 3.00 Units
ANTHROPOLOGY OF RELIGION, MAGIC AND WITCHCRAFT (UC:CSU)


NOTE: This course satisfies Area 4 (Social & Behavioral Sciences) requirement for the IGETC. DESCRIPTION: Anthropology provides a holistic and comparative approach to the study of religious beliefs and practices in societies in various parts of the world. Through the historical and contemporary research anthropologists have done and are doing in this area of cultural study, we explore the similarities and differences in cross-cultural religious expression, such as magic, witchcraft, myth and ritual, shamanism, ancestor worship, beliefs in demons, ghosts, spirits and other related social phenomena.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8010 6:30 hrs/wk ONLINE A. PREZIOSI prezioa@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 10/26/2014


ANTHROPOLOGY 132 3.00 Units
NATIVE PEOPLE OF NORTH AMERICA (UC:CSU)


NOTE: This class is offered only in the Fall semester. DESCRIPTION: A survey of Indigenous North American Peoples. The various groups surveyed are viewed as they existed at the time of European contact. Current issues facing native groups will be explored.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8249 6:30 hrs/wk ONLINE D. HEIKKINEN heikkidl@lavc.edu 10/27/2014 12/21/2014


ART 101 3.00 Units
SURVEY OF ART HISTORY I (UC:CSU)


DESCRIPTION: This course introduces the student to some of the great civilizations of the world. The beliefs and aspirations of such cultures as ancient Egypt and Greece, as well as Africa, India, and pre-conquest Mesoamerica will be revealed through a study of their visual arts.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8012 3:15 hrs/wk
ONLINE N. LAVASANI lavasanm@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


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8220 3:15 hrs/wk ONLINE J. COLE colejt@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


ART 102 3.00 Units
SURVEY OF ART HISTORY II (UC:CSU)


NOTE: Art 101 is not a prerequisite for Art 102. DESCRIPTION: This course introduces the student to the visual arts of Western Europe and the U.S., beginning with the Renaissance and ending in the 20th Century. The work of such artists as Michelangelo and Picasso will be covered along with such art movements as Impressionism, Cubism, and Surrealism.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8031 3:15 hrs/wk ONLINE S. HAROUNI harouns@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


BUSINESS 001 3.00 Units
INTRODUCTION TO BUSINESS (UC:CSU)


NOTE: Students who are Business majors or who are considering a change to that major are advised to take this course as a foundation. DESCRIPTION: It is a survey of the fundamental aspects of all phases of business including entrepreneurship alternative, management/leadership, marketing, accounting, law, financial management and institutions, investing through the securities market, and challenges facing global markets.

Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8005 6:30 hrs/wk ONLINE T. MATOSIC matociT@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 10/26/2014


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8055 6:30 hrs/wk ONLINE J. LAURIN LaurinJL@lahc.edu 10/27/2014 12/21/2014


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8172 6:30 hrs/wk ONLINE M. FINN finnMD@wlac.edu 10/27/2014 12/21/2014


BUSINESS 005 3.00 Units
BUSINESS LAW 1 (UC:CSU)


NOTE: Same as Law 1. DESCRIPTION: This course covers the essentials of the law of contracts: agency, employment, personal property, bailment, sales, and real property in their application to everyday problems pertaining to business and to the individual. Elementary safeguards regarding sales and sales contacts are covered.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
7710 4:15 hrs/wk ONLINE L. HARRIS harrisll@wlac.edu 9/29/2014 12/21/2014


BUSINESS 031 3.00 Units
BUSINESS ENGLISH (CSU)


DESCRIPTION: This course offers an intensive review of the techniques and mechanics of English: grammar, sentence structure, business vocabulary, capitalization, punctuation, various business letter styles, proofreaders' symbols, and website reference tools as specifically applied to the field of business. NOTE: Required of all Business and CAOT majors.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8224 3:15 hrs/wk ONLINE T. MCCASKILL mccaskta@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


BUSINESS 032 3.00 Units
BUSINESS COMMUNICATIONS (CSU)


DESCRIPTION: This course covers the principles and techniques of effective business writing which includes the development of the ability to analyze, organize and compose various types of written and oral business communication. Emphasis is placed on writing clear, concise and persuasive letters, memos and reports, and the psychology of business letter composition and communications.

Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8033 4:10 hrs/wk ONLINE S. BELLAMY shericebellamy@yahoo.com 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


BUSINESS 038 3.00 Units
BUSINESS COMPUTATIONS (CSU)


DESCRIPTION: This course provides a comprehensive study of business mathematics and reviews basic mathematics such as decimals, fraction and percentages. It also covers the topics of bank services, payroll, the mathematics of buying and selling, interest and loans, cash and trade discounts and other computations.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8034 3:15 hr/wk ONLINE J. VANDERPOOL vanderj@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


CHILD DEVELOPMENT 001 3.00 Units
CHILD GROWTH AND DEVELOPMENT (UC:CSU)


RECOMMENDED: For those interested in professions involving children. NOTE: It is recommended that all Child Development students take the Math and English assessment placement test before or concurrently with this course. NOTE: This course is a prerequisite for Child Development 3, 4, 22 and 23. Required for Teaching Permit. DESCRIPTION: This is an introductory Child Development course covering the theoretical concepts of human development, focusing on growth and development from conception through adolescence. The physical, cognitive and psychosocial domains of development as well as the ways in which nature and environment influence growth will be studied within cultural and family context.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8063 6:30 hrs/wk ONLINE M. SHEPHERD shepheMT@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 10/26/2014


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8086 6:30 hrs/wk ONLINE D. GALLEGOS gallegd@wlac.edu 10/27/2014 12/21/2014


CHILD DEVELOPMENT 010 3.00 Units
HEALTH, SAFETY AND NUTRITION (CSU)


RECOMMENDED: Child Development 1 and 2. NOTE: Required for Teaching Permit. DESCRIPTION: This course includes information on the nutritional needs and physical and mental well being of children from birth to adolescence. Information dealing with special problems/disabilities is included. Habits and attitudes towards health are discussed. Community resources which are available to assist in the physical and mental well being of the child are explored.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8207 6:30 hrs/wk ONLINE M. SHEPHERD shepheMT@wlac.edu 10/27/2014 12/21/2014


CHILD DEVELOPMENT 034 3.00 Units
OBSERVING AND RECORDING CHILDREN'S BEHAVIOR (CSU)


RECOMMENDED: Child Development 1, 2, 3, 4, and 11. DESCRIPTION: This course includes observing, recording and interpreting children's behavior in a variety of settings. Emphasis is placed on learning to use different tools for assessment of children's growth and development. Students are exposed to a variety of behavioral and environmental assessment tools and are given observation projects to practice utilizing the instruments.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8103 3:15 hrs/wk ONLINE E. EVANS evansE@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


CHILD DEVELOPMENT 039 3.00 Units
ADMINISTRATION & SUPERVISION OF EARLY CHILDHOOD PROGRAMS II (CSU)


RECOMMENDED: Child Development 1, 2, 3, 4, 11 and 38. DESCRIPTION: This course is designed to reinforce the concepts that were studied in Child Development 38 and to give the student an opportunity to implement the knowledge that they acquired. The course builds on the materials that the student studied and expands into more detail and complexity the responsibility of administering an Early Childhood program. The course will provide information that will assist them in designing a proposal for operating an experimental program. Every area that is involved in operating a program will be included in the course.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8027 3:15 hrs/wk ONLINE K. BAKEER Bakeerkn@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


CINEMA 107 3.00 Units
UNDERSTANDING MOTION PICTURES (UC:CSU)


DESCRIPTION: An analysis of the elements that make film an art form, including visual composition, color, music, acting, editing, lighting, story and sound. This course includes regular screenings of classic and contemporary motion pictures.

Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8062 6:30 hrs/wk ONLINE I. ELMI ishma70@hotmail.com 10/27/2014 12/21/2014


COMMUNICATION STUDIES 121 3.00 Units
THE PROCESS OF INTERPERSONAL COMMUNICATION (UC:CSU)


DESCRIPTION: This is an advanced course in the analysis of the principles and significance of interpersonal social interactions in all areas of life. Perception, building positive relationships, personal disclosure, self-fulfilling prophecies, effective listening, communication apprehension, verbal and non-verbal communication, the impact of gender and culture on communication, expressing emotion, assertiveness, aggression, and conflict management will be examined.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8037 3:15 hrs/wk ONLINE L. ALEXANDER alexanl@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 12/21/2014

This section is paired with E.S.L. 007B section #8550 and E.S.L. 008 section #8552.

Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8160 3:15 hrs/wk ONLINE P. FIFE pamela_fife@yahoo.com 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8164 3:15 hrs/wk ONLINE L. HABEL habellowell@hotmail.com 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8165 6:30 hrs/wk ONLINE B. LEMONDS lemondb@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 10/26/2014


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8123 6:30 hrs/wk ONLINE W. BUCHYNSKI buchynb@wlac.edu 10/27/2014 12/21/2014


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8166 6:30 hrs/wk ONLINE L. HABEL habellowell@hotmail.com 10/27/2014 12/21/2014


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
7749 4:15 hrs/wk ONLINE K. SEWELL Sewellkc@wlac.edu 9/29/2014 12/21/2014


COMMUNICATION STUDIES 151 3.00 Units
SMALL GROUP COMMUNICATION (UC:CSU)


NOTE: UC credit limits: 1 course from 104, 121, 151. DESCRIPTION: This course focuses on the skills necessary for effective communication in small group discussions. Topics covered include creative decision making, conflict management, anger management, leadership, group think, problem solving and the nature of power.

Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8072 3:15 hrs/wk ONLINE L. ALEXANDER alexanl@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8167 3:15 hrs/wk ONLINE L. ALEXANDER alexanl@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


8168 / CANCELLED

8169 / CANCELLED


COMPUTER SCIENCE - INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY 901 3.00 Units
INTRODUCTION TO COMPUTERS AND THEIR USE (UC:CSU) (RPT 3)


DESCRIPTION: The course introduces students to fundamental 'Computer Literacy' concepts. Students will learn to use Windows 7 on the PC-compatible computers as well as MS Office 2013, a word processing program (MS WORD), a spreadsheet program (MS EXCEL), MS PowerPoint and Database (MS Access). This class is intended for students requiring 'hands-on' knowledge of computer applications. This class will be accepted as a prerequisite for all advanced applications classes listed under CSIT and CAOT.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8021 3:15 hrs/wk ONLINE C. TITUS titusc@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8067 4:15 hrs/wk ONLINE D. MATSUNO matsund@wlac.edu 9/29/2014 12/21/2014


8020 / CANCELLED


COMPUTER SCIENCE - INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY 902 3.00 Units
INTRODUCTION TO COMPUTER SCIENCE (UC:CSU) (RPT 2)


DESCRIPTION: This course introduces students to fundamental concepts of computer science and programming. Applications will NOT be taught. Programming will be introduced with the BASIC/PYTHON programming language. This class is intended for Computer Science, Engineering, Math and Science majors. It is a prerequisite for all CSIT programming classes and is acceptable as a prerequisite for application classes

Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8022 3:15 hrs/wk ONLINE A. PATIL patila@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


COMPUTER SCIENCE - INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY 917 3.00 Units
BEGINNING MICRO ASSEMBLY LANGUAGE (UC:CSU)


PREREQUISITE: CS 902. NOTE: CSIT 917 is offered in spring semester only. DESCRIPTION: This course will cover the assembly language for the INTEL-based computers. Processor architecture as it relates to the assembly language programmer, as well as the interaction between the assembly language and the operating system, will be explained. It is assumed that students understand fundamental algorithm design. This class concentrates on assembly language programming techniques.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8066 3:15 hrs/wk ONLINE A. PATIL patila@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 12/21/2014

Students who have equivalent experience and wish to file “prerequisite challenge petition” should obtain the “Prerequisite Challenge Petition Form” here.


COMPUTER SCIENCE-INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY 939 3.00 Units
PROGRAMMING IN C (UC:CSU)


PREREQUISITE: CSIT 902 or equivalent experience. DESCRIPTION: This course introduces object-oriented programming in the C++ language using the Visual C++ compiler. It is assumed that students understand fundamental algorithm design. This course concentrates on the C++ language and object-oriented programming.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8071 4:10 hrs/wk ONLINE A. PATIL patila@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 12/21/2014

Students who have equivalent experience and wish to file “prerequisite challenge petition” should obtain the “Prerequisite Challenge Petition Form” here.


COMPUTER SCIENCE-INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY 958 4.00 Units
WEB PAGE DEVELOPMENT USING HTML (HYPER TEXT)


DESCRIPTION: This course teaches students to build web pages using current web languages. It will give students hands-on experience in building web pages from scratch. The topics covered include building web pages with tables, image maps, frames, and forms. This course covers topics such as Pop-Up windows and Validating forms. This course also covers integrating HTML with Javascript, XML and PHP, popular web programming languages.

Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8053 4:15 hrs/wk ONLINE M. PATEL patelm@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 12/21/2014

Students who have equivalent experience and wish to file “prerequisite challenge petition” should obtain the “Prerequisite Challenge Petition Form” here.


COMPUTER SCIENCE-INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY 963 3.00 Units
WEB APPLICATION USING ACTIVE SERVER PAGES (ASP.net) (RPT 3)


RECOMMENDED: CS933 and CS938. DESCRIPTION: This is the next generation of Active Server Pages! Revolutionizing the way Web applications are developed, ASP.NET is built on Microsoft's .NET framework. Microsoft has added new functionality to ASP to make Web application development easier and tool friendly. This comprehensive course will not only tackle beginning Web Programming and how to create and maintain interactive and dynamic Web applications, it will also explore the Internet as an essential business tool. This course guides the student from beginning Web applications, to object-oriented programming, to using advanced Web form server controls. NOTE: CS 963 is offered in the Fall semester only.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8064 3:15 hrs/wk ONLINE M. PATEL patelm@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 12/21/2014

Students who have equivalent experience and wish to file “prerequisite challenge petition” should obtain the “Prerequisite Challenge Petition Form” here.


COMPUTER SCIENCE-INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY 965 3.00 Units
INTRODUCTION TO COMPUTER NETWORKS (CSU) (RPT 3)


RECOMMENDED: CS 934 or equivalent experience. Students are encouraged to take CS 992 Hardware Hands-on Lab concurrently. DESCRIPTION: This course covers network topics in CompTIA Network+ certification exam. It serves as a general introduction for students who need a foundation in computer networking technology, local area networks (LANs) and wide area networks (WANs). It covers network media, topology, network architecture, wired and wireless network standards and protocols. This course is a required prerequisite to enter WLAC's Computer Security training program.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8024 3:15 hrs/wk ONLINE A. CHIANG chianga@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 12/21/2014

Optional on-campus final exam will be available for students interested in Publisher's Certification.


COMPUTER SCIENCE-INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY 980 3.00 Units
INTRODUCTION TO COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SECURITY I (CSU) (RPT 3)


RECOMMENDED: CS 934 and CS 965 (or equivalent experience). DESCRIPTION: This course introduces the basic concepts of computer security. Students will learn a full range of security concepts & techniques and apply them to the most popular operating systems and applications used today. Topics include network vulnerabilities, access control, cryptography & public key infrastructure, auditing & intrusion detection, network & communication security. Lab simulation involves security settings on Client/Server OS. This course is designed to help candidates prepare to complete CompTIA Security+ certification. It is also one of the courses leading to degree/certificate in Network & Security Management.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8025 4:10 hrs/wk ONLINE A. CHIANG chianga@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 12/21/2014

Optional on-campus final exam will be available for students interested in Publisher's Certification.

Students who have equivalent experience and wish to file “prerequisite challenge petition” should obtain the “Prerequisite Challenge Petition Form” here.


COMPUTER SCIENCE-INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY 982 3.00 Units
INTRODUCTION TO MICROSOFT SERVER OPERATING SYSTEM (RPT 3)


RECOMMENDED: CS934 and CS965 (or equivalent experience or MTA 98-365 certification). DESCRIPTION: This is the first of three courses collectively cover implementing, managing, maintaining and provisioning services and infrastructure in a Windows Server 2012 environment. Although there is some cross-over of skills and tasks across these courses; CS982, CS983, and CS984, this course primarily covers the initial implementation and configuration of core services, such as Networking, Storage, Active Directory Domain Services (ADDS), Group Policy, File and Print services, and Hyper-V. This course maps directly to and is the preferred choice for hands-on preparation for Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) Exam 410: Installing and Configuring Windows Server 2012, which is the first of three exams required for MCSA: Windows Server 2012 certification.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8026 4:10 hrs/wk ONLINE M. BUTLER butlerm@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


COMPUTER SCIENCE-INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY 983 3.00 Units
MICROSOFT NETWORK INFRASTRUCTURE ADMINISTRATION (RPT 3)


RECOMMENDED: CS 982 or equivalent experience. DESCRIPTION: This is the second of three courses collectively cover implementing, managing, maintaining and provisioning services and infrastructure in a Windows Server 2012 environment. Although there is some cross-over of skills and tasks across these courses; CS982, CS983, and CS984, this course primarily covers the administration tasks necessary to maintain a Windows Server 2012 infrastructure such as configuring and troubleshooting name resolution, user and group management with Active Directory Domain Services (ADDS) and Group Policy, implementing Remote Access solutions such as DirectAccess, VPNs and Web Application Proxy, implementing Network Policies and Network Access Protection, Data Security, deployment and maintenance of server images, as well as update management and monitoring of Windows Server 2012 environments. This course maps directly to and is the preferred choice for hands-on preparation for Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA): Exam 411: Administering Windows Server 2012, which is the second of three exams required for MCSA: Windows Server 2012 certification.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8029 3:15 hrs/wk ONLINE M. BUTLER butlerm@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


ECONOMICS 001 3.00 Units
PRINCIPLES OF ECONOMICS I (UC:CSU)


DESCRIPTION: Explores the decision-making process of the individual, the firm, and the industry when confronted with scarcity. Topics include: forms of business organizations, the role of government in the economic system, and labor-management relations.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8028 3:15 hrs/wk ONLINE K. CAMPBELL kaycera99@yahoo.com 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8030 3:15 hrs/wk ONLINE M. KESKINEL keskinm@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8047 3:15 hrs/wk ONLINE M. KESKINEL keskinm@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8197 3:15 hrs/wk ONLINE B. SEKIYOBA sekiyobe03@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8079 6:30 hrs/wk ONLINE R. MABSOUT mabsouRK@wlac.edu 10/27/2014 12/21/2014


ECONOMICS 002 3.00 Units
PRINCIPLES OF ECONOMICS II (UC:CSU)


NOTE: Economics 1 is not a prerequisite for Economics 2. DESCRIPTION: This course explores the causes of unemployment, inflation, dollar depreciation, economic stagnation, as well as policy changes. Topics include: the national income, business fluctuations, the financial system, public finance and international economics.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8032 3:15 hrs/wk ONLINE I. GANLEY idganley@gmail.com 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8198 3:15 hrs/wk ONLINE M. KESKINEL keskinm@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8065 6:30 hrs/wk ONLINE C. LEVITT levittCE@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 10/26/2014


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8019 6:30 hrs/wk ONLINE M. KESKINEL keskinm@wlac.edu 10/27/2014 12/21/2014


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8248 6:30 hrs/wk ONLINE M. KESKINEL keskinm@wlac.edu 10/27/2014 12/21/2014


EDUCATION 230 1.00 Unit
ONLINE STUDENT SUCCESS LAB (RPT 3)


DESCRIPTION: This course is designed to introduce new online students to the basics of how to succeed in an online class. This is the ideal first course for those new to online learning. This course also serves new online instructors to better empathize with and ensure the success of their online students.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8211 11:50 hrs/wk ONLINE J. STERN sternjc@wlac.edu 11/3/2014 11/23/2014


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
7715 11:50 hrs/wk ONLINE J. STERN SternJC@wlac.edu 9/8/2014 9/28/2014


ENGLISH 021 3.00 Units
ENGLISH FUNDAMENTALS (NDA)


PREREQUISITE: Taking the English Assessment Test for appropriate placement. DESCRIPTION: English 21 is a reading and writing course that gives students practice in developing clear compositions as they respond to a variety of reading materials.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8035 3:15 hrs/wk ONLINE N. LINCKE-IVIC lincken@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


ENGLISH 028 3.00 Units
INTERMEDIATE READING AND COMPOSITION


PREREQUISITE: Completion of English 21 with a grade of 'C' or better or appropriate placement level demonstrated through English assessment process. DESCRIPTION: English 28 gives students practice in paragraph construction and essay writing, with an emphasis on critical thinking and critical reading of non-fiction essays and books.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8038 6:30 hrs/wk ONLINE S. FLOYD eng28@szann.com 9/1/2014 10/26/2014


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8225 6:30 hrs/wk ONLINE S. FLOYD eng28@szann.com 9/1/2014 10/26/2014


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8040 6:30 hrs/wk ONLINE S. FLOYD eng28@szann.com 10/27/2014 12/21/2014


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8041 6:30 hrs/wk ONLINE S. FLOYD eng28@szann.com 10/27/2014 12/21/2014


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8059 6:30 hrs/wk ONLINE S. LYONS-BURNS lyonsburns101@yahoo.com 10/27/2014 12/21/2014


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8083 3:15 hrs/wk ONLINE L. CORDOVA cordovLA@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


ENGLISH 094 3.00 Units
INTENSIVE GRAMMAR REVIEW (NDA)


ADVISORY: Eligibility for English 21. DESCRIPTION: An intensive review of grammar and sentence structure for students who want extra help before taking English 28 or 101.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8042 3:15 hrs/wk ONLINE H. BAILEY-HOFMANN baileyhh@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


ENGLISH 101 3.00 Units
COLLEGE READING AND COMPOSITION I (UC:CSU)


PREREQUISITE: Completion of English 28 or ESL 8 with a grade of 'C' or better or appropriate placement level demonstrated through the English assessment process. DESCRIPTION: This is a college-level freshman composition course which focuses on expository writing and argumentation and requires the writing of a minimum of 6000 words in essays and a research paper. Students study a variety of texts written at the college level, including literature, that reflect current academic concerns relating to issues of language, ethnicity, class, gender, identity, psychology, and cultural studies. The course is intended for students who plan to transfer to a four-year college or university.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8043 3:15 hrs/wk ONLINE R. SPRAGUE spragurl@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8044 3:15 hrs/wk ONLINE R. SPRAGUE spragurl@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8046 3:15 hrs/wk ONLINE R. WILLIAMS williar@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8048 3:15 hrs/wk ONLINE J. PILARO pilaroj@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8080 4:15 hrs/wk ONLINE H. VISHWANADHA hvishwanadha@gmail.com 9/29/2014 12/21/2014


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8300 6:30 hrs/wk ONLINE H. VISHWANADHA hvishwanadha@gmail.com 9/1/2014 10/26/2014

ACT PROGRAM (open to all students)


ENGLISH 102 3.00 Units
COLLEGE READING AND COMPOSITION II (UC:CSU)


PREREQUISITE: English 101 with a grade of 'C' or better. DESCRIPTION: 'We tell stories in order to live,' says California writer Joan Didion. Learn to analyze and write critical essays on short stories, the novel, poems, and plays that reflect a range of human experience.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8050 3:15 hrs/wk ONLINE N. LINCKE IVIC lincken@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8226 3:15 hrs/wk ONLINE H. BAILEY-HOFMANN baileyhh@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


ENGLISH 103 3.00 Units
COMPOSITION AND CRITICAL THINKING (UC:CSU)


PREREQUISITE: English 101 with a grade of 'C' or better. DESCRIPTION: This course, which meets the transfer critical thinking requirement, is designed to develop transfer-ready critical thinking, reading, and writing skills beyond the level achieved in English 101. Based on college-level readings, the course will focus on the development of logical reasoning and analytical and argumentative writing skills with a minimum of 10000 words of student writing submitted over the semester.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8051 3:15 hrs/wk ONLINE B. GOLDBERG goldbergb@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8039 6:30 hrs/wk ONLINE K. BOUTRY BoutryK@wlac.edu 10/27/2014 12/21/2014


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8052 6:30 hrs/wk ONLINE K. BOUTRY BoutryK@wlac.edu 10/27/2014 12/21/2014


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
7721 4:15 hrs/wk ONLINE H. BAILEY-HOFMANN baileyhh@wlac.edu 9/29/2014 12/21/2014


ENGLISH 127 3.00 Units
CREATIVE WRITING (UC:CSU) (RPT 3)


PREREQUISITE: English 101 or equivalent. DESCRIPTION: This course teaches students different ways to employ the elements of story in their original literary works, and encourages them to find their own distinct voice as writers. Assignments consist of writing fiction, engaging in peer critiques, and reading and discussing respected literary works and writing pedagogy. Through class discussions, students are also encouraged to conduct research and share information about writing contests, online publishing, and writers conferences where they can meet literary agents.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8056 3:15 hrs/wk ONLINE N. LINCKE IVIC lincken@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


ENGLISH 239 3.00 Units
WOMEN IN LITERATURE (UC:CSU)


PREREQUISITE: English 101. DESCRIPTION: This course is a survey of literature by and about women from the early times to the present. Poetry, autobiographical short stories and novels will be analyzed from the viewpoint of women's roles and images. Critical writing is required.

Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8058 3:15 hrs/wk ONLINE R. WILLIAMS williaR@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE 006A 6.00 Units
COLLEGE ESL VI: :WRITING AND GRAMMAR (CSU)


PREREQUISITE: Level placement by the ESL assessment or completion of ESL 5A with a 'C' or better, or English 20A. RECOMMENDED: ESL 6B. DESCRIPTION: Students study advanced grammar, punctuation, and academic essay writing. Students write academic essays in response to readings and group discussions, and practice self-editing and revising.

Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8084 6:30 hrs/wk ONLINE N. SANDER sandern@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE 008 6.00 Units
ADVANCED ESL COMPOSITION (CSU)


PREREQUISITE: Completion of ESL 6A, or English 21 with a grade of 'C' or better or appropriate placement level demonstrated through the English assessment process. DESCRIPTION: ESL 8 gives students practice in essay writing, with an emphasis on critical thinking and critical reading. Advanced grammatical skills are integrated, and students learn the foundations of MLA-style research papers.

Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8108 6:30 hrs/wk ONLINE K. QUITSCHAAU quitscK@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


ENTREPRENEURSHIP 001 3.00 Units
INTRODUCTION TO ENTREPRENEURSHIP


DESCRIPTION: This course provides an overview of entrepreneurship: creating or finding a feasible business concept, starting, marketing, financing, organizing, and managing a successful company. The characteristics, knowledge and skills of entrepreneurs, as well as sources of capital, are also examined.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8091 6:30 hrs/wk ONLINE M. FRANKS FranksMA@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 10/26/2014


ENTREPRENEURSHIP 003 3.00 Units
BUILDING AND GROWING A NEW BUSINESS


PREREQUISITE: Entrepreneurship 2. DESCRIPTION: This course provides the skills necessary to transform a feasible business concept into a successful new company. Students learn how to establish, start, and grow a company through the development of a business plan.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8092 6:30 hrs/wk ONLINE K. SMITH smithkl2@wlac.edu 10/27/2014 12/21/2014


FAMILY AND CONSUMER STUDIES 021 3.00 Units
NUTRITION (UC:CSU)


DESCRIPTION: This course deals with basic concepts of human nutrition throughout life, aimed at achieving and maintaining optimum health. Food compositions and the nutritional aspects of food preparation are explored.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8217 6:30 hrs/wk ONLINE M. SHEPHERD shepheMT@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 10/26/2014


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8218 6:30 hrs/wk ONLINE M. SHEPHERD shepheMT@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 10/26/2014


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8219 6:30 hrs/wk ONLINE M. SHEPHERD shepheMT@wlac.edu 10/27/2014 12/21/2014


FINANCE 002 3.00 Units
INVESTMENTS (CSU)


DESCRIPTION: This course provides the tools that the student can use to make smart investment decisions. By utilizing these tools, the student will have the foundation to analyze any type of investment. Beyond the general analytical tools, the course covers investments in stocks, bonds, mutual funds and real estate.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8054 3:15 hrs/wk ONLINE D. ELRINGTON dwelrington@yahoo.com 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


FINANCE 008 3.00 Units
PERSONAL FINANCE AND INVESTMENTS (CSU)


DESCRIPTION: This is a life-changing course which should be taken by anyone who wishes to be financially secure. This course teaches smart decision-making, using the 'time value of money' as a tool to understand the dynamics of everyday personal financial decisions. It develops techniques for financial planning, achieving goals, debt management, saving, spending, insurance and retirement, as well as exploring financial investment, real property, estate and tax planning.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8045 3:15 hrs/wk ONLINE S. BURGH sburghedu@sbcglobal.net 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


FIRE TECHNOLOGY 207 3.00 Units
WILDLAND FIRE CONTROL (CSU)


DESCRIPTION: This course provides information relating to Incident Command System and how it is used to control, order and assign resources on wildland fires. The course will survey the methods used to suppress wildland including the use of water, fire retardants, hand crews, bulldozers, aircraft and back firing. The California mutual aid plan and the process for its implementation will also be covered.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8068 3:15 hrs/wk ONLINE R. SHACKELFORD rshacke@yahoo.com 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


FIRE TECHNOLOGY 216 3.00 Units
FUNDAMENTALS OF PERSONAL FIRE SAFETY & EMERGENCY ACTION (CSU)


DESCRIPTION: This course examines the foundational concepts of occupational health and safety as it relates to emergency service organizations. Sessions include risk evaluation procedures for fire stations, training sites, emergency vehicles, and emergency situations involving fire, EMS, hazardous materials, and technical rescues. After completion of this course, students will be able to establish and manage a safety program for an emergency service organization.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8070 3:15 hrs/wk ONLINE R. SHACKELFORD rshacke@yahoo.com 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


FIRE TECHNOLOGY 217 3.00 Units
FIRE APPARATUS (CSU)


DESCRIPTION: This course is designed for fire department driver/pump operators who are required to respond and operate fire apparatus at the emergency scene. Safe driving practices along with pumping operations will be studied in detail in this class. All standards for fire apparatus and pumping skills will be covered.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8069 3:15 hrs/wk ONLINE R. SHACKELFORD rshacke@yahoo.com 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


FRENCH 101 1.00 Units
FRENCH LANGUAGE LABORATORY (CSU) (RPT 3)

DESCRIPTION: This is a mediated, independent study course which allows students to enhance their French language skills through audio, video and computer work in the language lab. The course content is directly related to the level of the foreign language class a student is concurrently enrolled in and the textbook being used for that course. This is a Credit/No Credit course and a minimum of two hours of lab per week is required.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8081 2:05 hrs/wk ONLINE M. MICHELS michelma@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


GEOLOGY 001 3.00 Units
PHYSICAL GEOLOGY (UC:CSU)


NOTE: Geology 1 and Geology 6 taken together fulfill a laboratory science course. DESCRIPTION: Minerals, rock types, geologic landforms, volcanoes, earthquakes, and continental drift are emphasized.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8078 4:15 hrs/wk ONLINE B. WOLDEHAIMANOT woldehB@wlac.edu 9/29/2014 12/21/2014


HEALTH 002 3.00 Units
HEALTH AND FITNESS (UC:CSU)


DESCRIPTION: This course surveys issues that particularly affect physical fitness and health. Laboratory activities develop an understanding of activities that promote life-long fitness. Online students must be able to submit digital photos as part of course assignments.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
7731 5:00 hrs/wk ONLINE K. OLESCYSKI OlescyK@wlac.edu 9/26/2014 12/21/2014


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8326 8:30 hrs/wk ONLINE K. OLESCYSKI OlescyK@wlac.edu 10/27/2014 12/21/2014

ACT PROGRAM (open to all students)


HEALTH 011 3.00 Units
PRINCIPLES OF HEALTHFUL LIVING (UC:CSU)


DESCRIPTION: This course will survey information regarding personal and community health, and basic principles of healthful living. Such subjects as drug and alcohol abuse, cancer, AIDS, nutrition, diet, personal care and consumer health will be covered. Recommend taking English 101 before enrolling.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8073 3:15 hrs/wk ONLINE A. LULEJIAN Lulejian@yahoo.com 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8075 3:15 hrs/wk ONLINE H. FISHER fisher.wlac@hotmail.com 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8076 3:15 hrs/wk ONLINE J. RAACK raackjd@hotmail.com 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8074 8:50 hrs/wk ONLINE M. SMITH smithmm@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 10/12/2014


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8199 6:30 hrs/wk ONLINE B. PFIFFNER BCPFiffner@yahoo.com 10/27/2014 12/21/2014


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8061 8:50 hrs/wk ONLINE B. PFIFFNER BCPFiffner@yahoo.com 11/10/2014 12/21/2014


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8200 8:50 hrs/wk ONLINE J. KUCKREJA kuckreja@lavc.edu 11/10/2014 12/21/2014


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8241 8:50 hrs/wk ONLINE M. SMITH smithmm@wlac.edu 11/10/2014 12/21/2014


Section Start and End Times Days Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8601 9:00 am - 12:15 pm Sat SYNC WEB J. KUCKREJA kuckreja@lavc.edu 9/1/2014 12/21/2014

Synchronous online classes allow students to communicate/interact with their instructor and other students in real time. Instructors are online and available during all scheduled class times. For more information call the Distance Learning Center 310-287-4305.

8077 / CANCELLED


HISTORY 011 3.00 Units
POLITICAL AND SOCIAL HISTORY OF THE UNITED STATES I (UC:CSU)


DESCRIPTION: A survey of political, economic, cultural and foreign policy areas of America from its roots in Europe through Reconstruction.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8085 6:30 hrs/wk ONLINE N. AUSTIN AustinN@wlac.edu 10/27/2014 12/21/2014


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
7735 4:15 hrs/wk ONLINE G. CHEE CheeGe@wlac.edu 9/29/2014 12/21/2014


HOSPITALITY 302 3.00 Units
INTRODUCTION TO HOTEL/MOTEL OPERATIONS


DESCRIPTION: This course helps open the doors to opportunities and start you on your way to a rewarding career. Course offers an overview of Hotel classifications, accommodations, front and back office operations. Logistics, accounting, the food and beverage division, hotel engineering, industry terminology and relationships with other parts of the tourism and hospitality industries.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8090 3:15 hrs/wk ONLINE N. BOLES bolesnk@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


HOSPITALITY 320 3.00 Units
HOSPITALITY LAW


DESCRIPTION: For anyone considering a career in the hospitality industry, a thorough understanding of the duties, rights and responsibilities of employers, employees and patrons is very important. Since laws covering the innkeeper-restaurateur are very different than most other businesses, this course not only covers the legal ramifications of dealing with patrons, it covers the relationship and responsibilities between employers and employees. The rapidly developing area of casino/resort keeps the legal considerations of the hotel and restaurant operations from becoming expensive problems.

Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8089 3:15 hrs/wk ONLINE N. BOLES bolesnk@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


HUMANITIES 030 3.00 Units
THE BEGINNINGS OF CIVILIZATION (UC:CSU)


DESCRIPTION: This survey of cultural heritage of Western Civilization, from ancient Egypt, Mesopotamia and Greece to the early Renaissance, presents a history of cultures and values with emphasis on artistic, literary, musical, religious and philosophical traditions using a wide variety of audio/visual materials.

Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8088 3:15 hrs/wk ONLINE J. PROVOST provosjg@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


Section Start and End Times Days Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8600 9:35 am - 11:00 am MW SYNC WEB A. TAYLOR taylora@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 12/21/2014

Synchronous online classes allow students to communicate/interact with their instructor and other students in real time. Instructors are online and available during all scheduled class times. For more information call the Distance Learning Center 310-287-4305.

8203 / CANCELLED


HUMANITIES 031 3.00 Units
PEOPLE IN CONTEMPORARY SOCIETY (UC:CSU)


DESCRIPTION: Cultural survey from the 15th century to the present with emphasis upon the intellectual and artistic heritage.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8087 4:50 hrs/wk ONLINE A. PARSA parsaA@wlac.edu 10/6/2014 12/21/2014


LAW 001 3.00 Units
BUSINESS LAW I (UC:CSU)


NOTE: This course is the same as Business 5. Credit is not granted for students enrolled in or with credit for Business 5. DESCRIPTION: Essentials of the law of contracts, of its application to everyday problems pertaining to business and to the individual are covered. Elementary safeguards regarding sales and sales contracts are also considered. Case discussion and lecture method are utilized.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8094 3:15 hrs/wk ONLINE L. HARRIS harrisLL@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8098 6:30 hrs/wk ONLINE N. JACOBSON jacobsn@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 10/26/2014


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8099 6:30 hrs/wk ONLINE N. JACOBSON jacobsn@wlac.edu 10/27/2014 12/21/2014


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8101 6:30 hrs/wk ONLINE N. JACOBSON jacobsn@wlac.edu 10/27/2014 12/21/2014


LAW 002 3.00 Units
BUSINESS LAW II (UC:CSU)


NOTE: A maximum of one course from Law 1 or 2 is acceptable for UC transfer. DESCRIPTION: This course covers essentials of the laws of negotiable instruments, security devices, partnerships, corporations, estates and bankruptcy in their application to everyday problems of business.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8095 6:30 hrs/wk ONLINE A. BATTLE battlelaw06@aol.com 10/27/2014 12/21/2014


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8119 6:30 hrs/wk ONLINE L. HARRIS harrisLL@wlac.edu 10/27/2014 12/21/2014


LAW 003 3.00 Units
CIVIL RIGHTS AND THE LAW (UC:CSU)


DESCRIPTION: This course presents a comparative and analytical study of the law and related problems concerning the Bill of Rights and the U.S. Constitution. Life and the death penalty, freedoms of speech and press, freedom of religion, racial and sexual equality, and privacy are some of the topics under consideration, with emphasis on recent court decisions and current events.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8096 6:30 hrs/wk ONLINE V. NICHOLAS Nicholvw@wlac.edu 10/27/2014 12/21/2014


SUPERVISED LEARNING ASSISTANCE (001T) 0.00 Units
SUPERVISED LEARNING ASSISTANCE (NDA) (RPT 9)


DESCRIPTION: No-cost academic help in a variety of subject matters. Students work one-on-one or in small groups with tutor-coaches. All tutoring/learning assistance/academic coaching is FREE to West students.

Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8975 19:50 hrs/wk ONLINE J. BURGESS BurgesJE@piercecollege.edu 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


LIBRARY SCIENCE 101 1.00 Unit
LIBRARY RESEARCH METHODS (UC:CSU)


DESCRIPTION: This course introduces students to the concept of information literacy (also referred to as information competency) as it impacts their academic efforts as well as their lives beyond education. The course also shows students how to leverage efficient methods of library research. Students will learn various strategies to select appropriate resources and to research, refine, and write a thesis about a selected topic. They will learn how to find and evaluate information from a variety of print and non-print resources and evaluate these items according to purpose, authority, relevance, accuracy, and currency. Students will learn to search effectively online catalogs, periodical and research databases, and the internet to find books, articles, web sites, and other types of source material for their selected topics. The capstone project for the class is a paper with an annotated bibliography, devised according to accepted standards of source referencing. This class is UC and CSU transferable and available for Honors credit.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8106 1:05 hrs/wk ONLINE K. LEE profken@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


LIBRARY SCIENCE 102 1.00 Unit
INTERNET RESEARCH METHODS (UC:CSU)


DESCRIPTION: Explore the World Wide Web. Learn to utilize general search engines and directories to locate the millions of home pages on the Internet. Obtain precise information with well-developed search strategies. Learn to apply critical standards to the sites you find on the Web. MLA and APA citation styles will also be discussed. This class is UC and CSU transferable and available for Honors credit.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8110 2:05 hrs/wk ONLINE J. CHOW prochowonline@wlac.edu 10/27/2014 12/21/2014


LIBRARY SCIENCE 103 2.00 Units
INFORMATION LITERACY: SEARCH STRATEGIES, TOOLS, AND RESOURCES (UC:CSU)


DESCRIPTION: This course discusses the importance of information literacy (aka information competency), plagiarism, copyright, intellectual property, in academic research and life-long education. Students learn how to search and find relevant printed and electronic resources in academic and public libraries. Students will also learn how to cite both printed and electronic resources using appropriate documentation styles (e.g. MLA). This class is UC and CSU transferable and available for Honors credit.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8111 4:15 hrs/wk ONLINE J. CHOW prochowonline@wlac.edu 10/27/2014 12/21/2014


LIBRARY SCIENCE 104 1.00 Unit
ADVANCED INTERNET RESEARCH (CSU)


DESCRIPTION: This course offers insights into advanced Internet search strategies. Students learn to use Internet tools, Web browsers, Online search strategies (e.g. Search Engines, Directory, and Meta Search Engines). Academic research (e.g. online catalog, online indexes, online database, virtual libraries). Students learn how to evaluate and cite Internet resources using the Modern Language Association and other documentation style. Internet security, Netiquette, Mailing lists, Newsgroups, Real-Time chat, Multimedia attachment, VoIP, eFAX, Webpage and Blogs are also covered in the course. This class is CSU transferable and available for Honors credit.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8112 3:10 hrs/wk ONLINE J. CHOW prochowonline@wlac.edu 10/27/2014 12/21/2014


MANAGEMENT 001 3.00 Units
PRINCIPLES OF MANAGEMENT (CSU)


DESCRIPTION: This course provides practical and valid information about solutions to managerial problems through research findings, theory and current successful practices. Detailed analysis of basic managerial functions including planning, organizing/staffing, leading and controlling is made. Emphasis is placed on technical, interpersonal, conceptual, diagnostic and political managerial skills needed to succeed as a manager in a domestic or global business environment.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8100 6:30 hrs/wk ONLINE STAFF TBA 10/27/2014 12/21/2014


MANAGEMENT 013 3.00 Units
SMALL BUSINESS ENTREPRENEURSHIP (CSU)


DESCRIPTION: This course discusses the challenges of entrepreneurship, and provides the tools to enhance success. The course provides a detailed treatment of strategic planning for small businesses, an in-depth coverage of creating and managing the business, new sources of small business funding, effective decision making, and hands-on experience for creating a business plan.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8114 6:30 hrs/wk ONLINE L. LESLIE lesliell@wlac.edu 10/27/2014 12/21/2014


MARKETING 001 3.00 Units
PRINCIPLES OF SELLING (CSU)


DESCRIPTION: This course covers creating effective selling presentations, and persuasive communications.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8116 3:15 hrs/wk ONLINE T. MATOSIC matociT@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


MULTIMEDIA 100 3.00 Units
INTRODUCTION TO MULTIMEDIA COMPUTER APPLICATIONS (CSU)


DESCRIPTION: An overview of the interactive multimedia industry, the profession and career options, the market, and the production process including concept development, interactive design, asset manipulation, programming and delivery. This introduction forms the basis for study of digital and non-linear technologies and applications.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8036 4:10 hrs/wk ONLINE B. OLSON olsonbj@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8124 8:30 hrs/wk ONLINE N. DUCKWORTH duckwon@wlac.edu 10/27/2014 12/21/2014


MUSIC 101 3.00 Units
FUNDAMENTALS OF MUSIC (UC:CSU)


DESCRIPTION: Basics of musical notation, rhythm, scales, keys, intervals, common musical terms and elementary keyboard are studied. For non-music majors.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8121 3:15 hrs/wk ONLINE K. FESTINGER professorimprov@sbcglobal.net 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


MUSIC 122 3.00 Units
MUSIC HISTORY AND LITERATURE II (UC:CSU)


NOTE: Music 121 is not a prerequisite to Music 122. DESCRIPTION: This course covers the styles, techniques and forms of music from 1750 to the present. Special emphasis is placed on the development of the orchestra and its forms. The artistic philosophy of each style period is examined.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8125 3:15 hrs/wk ONLINE C. SWEENEY cpspiano@msn.com 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT 005 2.00 Units
COLLEGE SURVIVAL(CSU)


DESCRIPTION: This course will enable students to survive and succeed in a college program. Emphasis will be placed on making informed decisions, developing study skills, learning productive time management techniques, financial planning, and other personal skills.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8093 2:05 hrs/wk ONLINE A. ABRAHAM aabrahampd@gmail.com 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT 020 3.00 Units
POST-SECONDARY EDUCATION: THE SCOPE OF CAREER PLANNING (UC:CSU)


RECOMMENDED: Personal Development 008 should be taken prior to Personal Development 020. DESCRIPTION: This course provides students with the information to make appropriate educational, career and lifestyle choices. Topics examined include educational programs and their requirements, career resources and the career decision-making process, career planning, personal assessment, steps for success, values clarification, exploring personality and interests, skills assessment, the world of work, career options, making decisions, job search, preparing a winning resume, interviewing skills, and strategies for managing your career. Students will design their own educational plan.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8177 3:15 hrs/wk ONLINE P. BANDAY bandayPG@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8140 6:30 hrs/wk ONLINE S. ROUZAN srouzanwlac@gmail.com 10/27/2014 12/21/2014


PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT 040 3.00 Units
COLLEGE SUCCESS SEMINAR (UC:CSU)


RECOMMENDED: Personal Development 005 should be taken prior to Personal Development 040. DESCRIPTION: This course will examine issues related to higher education that impact student success. Topics will include an overview of academic success skills, value and purpose of higher education, diversity in higher education, learning styles and memory, WLAC college policies and resources, health and wellness issues, decision making, factors that impact lifelong learning, effective oral, interpersonal and written communication strategies, critical thinking, career exploration and educational planning.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8178 3:15 hrs/wk ONLINE A. NAREZ ACOSTA narezaa@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 12/21/2014

This section is paired with E.S.L. 005A #8508. Contact Nancy Sander 310-287-4584.

Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8179 4:15 hrs/wk ONLINE S. ROUZAN srouzanwlac@gmail.com 9/29/2014 12/21/2014


PHILOSOPHY 006 3.00 Units
LOGIC IN PRACTICE (UC:CSU)


DESCRIPTION: Critical thinking. This course applies the principles of logic to practical problems with emphasis upon the analysis of language as an aid to sound thinking.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8161 3:15 hrs/wk ONLINE R. MAYOCK mayockr@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8162 3:15 hrs/wk ONLINE R. MAYOCK mayockr@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


POLITICAL SCIENCE 001 3.00 Units
THE GOVERNMENT OF THE UNITED STATES (UC:CSU)


DESCRIPTION: This course studies the United States political system: theory, structure, functions of national, state and local government. Meets U.S. Constitution requirement.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8130 3:15 hrs/wk ONLINE S. KHOROOSHI khorooshis@yahoo.com 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8023 6:30 hrs/wk ONLINE S. KHOROOSHI khorooshis@yahoo.com 9/1/2014 10/26/2014


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8132 6:30 hrs/wk ONLINE S. KHOROOSHI khorooshis@yahoo.com 9/1/2014 10/26/2014


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8131 6:30 hrs/wk ONLINE S. KHOROOSHI khorooshis@yahoo.com 10/27/2014 12/21/2014


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8330 6:30 hrs/wk ONLINE S. KHOROOSHI khorooshis@yahoo.com 10/27/2014 12/21/2014

ACT PROGRAM (open to all students)


PSYCHOLOGY 001 3.00 Units
GENERAL PSYCHOLOGY I (UC:CSU)


DESCRIPTION: The course presents a survey of scientific theories, research and findings in behavior, including such topics as personality, perception, memory, motivation, emotion, learning, intelligence, consciousness, thinking, human relationships, abnormal behavior, and an overview of what psychologists do.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8144 3:15 hrs/wk ONLINE C. CANALES CanalesC@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8230 3:15 hrs/wk ONLINE C. CANALES CanalesC@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8143 6:30 hrs/wk ONLINE A. BALDWIN amybsweetman@gmail.com 10/27/2014 12/21/2014


PSYCHOLOGY 014 3.00 Units
ABNORMAL PSYCHOLOGY (UC:CSU)


DESCRIPTION: This course deals with maladaptive behavior of human beings. Topics covered include history of abnormal psychology, classifications, clinical frameworks, causal factors, treatment and outcomes of mental illness, assessment utilizing the DSM-IV, therapy, and prevention. Major categories of mental disorders are presented including mood, anxiety, stress, somatoform, dissociative, psychosexual, personality, and schizophrenia.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8231 3:15 hrs/wk ONLINE C. CANALES CanalesC@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


PSYCHOLOGY 041 3.00 Units
LIFE-SPAN PSYCHOLOGY: FROM INFANCY TO OLD AGE (UC:CSU)


DESCRIPTION: This course presents the psychological development of the person from the prenatal stage through old age and death. Emphasis is placed on theories and their application to the behavioral, cognitive, social, and interconnectedness of all stages of life.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8141 3:15 hrs/wk ONLINE M. WALBRIDGE wellswalbridge@outlook.com 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


REAL ESTATE 001 3.00 Units
REAL ESTATE PRINCIPLES (CSU)


NOTE: Required for salesperson's license. DESCRIPTION: This beginning course in real estate fundamentals is required for the real estate salesperson's license and is highly recommended as a foundation course in real estate. Real estate economics, terminology and definitions, real estate law, ownership rights, real estate investment and career opportunities, as well as other subjects vital to a basic understanding of real estate are covered.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8139 3:15 hrs/wk ONLINE L. HOWELL instructorhowell@yahoo.com 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8082 6:30 hrs/wk ONLINE J. CARTER attyjcarter@aol.com 10/27/2014 12/21/2014


REAL ESTATE 003 3.00 Units
REAL ESTATE PRACTICES (CSU)


DESCRIPTION: This course covers the day-to-day activities of the real estate brokerage business from the viewpoint of both the owner and the sales staff. It gives practical training in such topics as: time management, human relations, client psychology, financing, leasing, appraising and property management. The course is required for those seeking the sales and California broker's license.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8138 3:15 hrs/wk ONLINE N. WEBSTER WebsterProfN@aol.com 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


REAL ESTATE 009 3.00 Units
REAL ESTATE APPRAISAL I (CSU)


DESCRIPTION: This course emphasizes the theory, principles and methods used in the valuation of various types of properties. Cost, market and income approaches are examined in great detail. Land and building residual techniques are also presented. An appraisal report on a single-family residence is usually required.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8145 3:15 hrs/wk ONLINE J. RATKOVICH ratkovj@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


REAL ESTATE 010 3.00 Units
REAL ESTATE APPRAISAL II (CSU)


PREREQUISITE: Real Estate 9. DESCRIPTION: This advanced appraisal course features a brief review of the theory, principles and methods used in the valuation of residential, commercial and industrial properties. It also features case study problems illustrating the use of the three approaches to value, and a thorough analysis of the components utilized by the income approach. This course emphasizes the valuation of all income-producing properties. An appraisal report on an income-producing property is usually required.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8146 3:15 hrs/wk ONLINE F. ELAHI fazelahi@yahoo.com 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


REAL ESTATE 014 3.00 Units
PROPERTY MANAGEMENT (CSU)


DESCRIPTION: This course is designed for real estate brokers, salespeople and owners of income-producing properties. Topics covered include the nature and types of property management, organization for management, leases and contracts, rent scheduling, selling of space and techniques of renting, tenant selection and supervision, relations with owners, budgets, purchasing accounts, reports, ethics and legal and professional relationships.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8147 3:15 hrs/wk ONLINE A. PORTER PorterAE@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


SOCIOLOGY 001 3.00 Units
INTRODUCTION TO SOCIOLOGY (UC:CSU)


DESCRIPTION: Introduction to the systematic study of groups and societies humans build and how these influence our behavior. This includes the study of social structure, social inequality, social institutions, and the changing shape of society.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8159 6:30 hrs/wk ONLINE N. HENK henkNJ@wlac.edu 10/27/1014 12/21/2014


SPANISH 001 5.00 Units
ELEMENTARY SPANISH I (UC:CSU)


DESCRIPTION: Fundamentals of Spanish pronunciation, grammar, vocabulary, sentence structure, and culture. Stresses the ability to understand, read, write, and speak simple Spanish. Instructors will assign 16-18 hours of lab assignments as part of this class. Students taking this class on-campus will complete 16-18 hours of lab work for these courses in the first floor of the HLRC Building. Students taking this class online will complete 16-18 hours of lab work online.

Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8174 5:25 hrs/wk ONLINE N. JACINTO jacinton@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8334 11:05 hrs/wk ONLINE M. REDOLES wlac_redoles@yahoo.com 10/27/2014 12/21/2014

ACT PROGRAM (open to all students)


SPANISH 002 5.00 Units
ELEMENTARY SPANISH II (UC:CSU)


PREREQUISITE: Spanish 001 with a grade of C or better or two years of high school Spanish. DESCRIPTION: This course continues stressing basic vocabulary and fundamental sentence structure in the past, future indicative tenses, and the subjunctive mood. It continues with the development of reading comprehension and writing skills and students' further study of Spanish culture. Instructors will assign 16-18 hours of lab assignments as part of this class. Students taking this class on-campus will complete 16-18 hours of lab work for these courses in the first floor of the HLRC Building. Students taking this class online will complete 16-18 hours of lab work online.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8193 5:25 hrs/wk ONLINE N. JACINTO jacinton@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


SPANISH 101 1.00 Unit
SPANISH LANGUAGE LABORATORY (UC:CSU) (RPT 3)


COREQUISITES: Spanish 1, 2, 3 or 4.
DESCRIPTION: This is a mediated, independent study course which allows students to enhance their Spanish language skills through audio, video and computer work in the online lab. The course content is directly related to the level of the foreign language class a student is concurrently enrolled in and the textbook being used for that course. This is a Credit/No Credit course and a minimum of 2 hours of lab per week is required.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8105 2:05 hrs/wk ONLINE E. PORRAS COLLANTES porrase@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 12/21/2014

This lab is the corequisite for Spanish 1, 2, 3 and 4 courses that are taught on campus. Students will complete 2 hours of lab work per week in the HLRC.

Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8151 2:05 hrs/wk ONLINE K. KIM kkim@fullcoll.edu 9/1/2014 12/21/2014

This lab is the corequisite for Spanish 1, 2, 3 and 4 that are taught online (including hybrid).


SUPERVISED LEARNING ASSISTANCE (001T) 0.00 Units
SUPERVISED LEARNING ASSISTANCE (NDA) (RPT 9)

DESCRIPTION: No-cost academic help in a variety of subject matters. Students work one-on-one or in small groups with tutor-coaches. All tutoring/learning assistance/academic coaching is FREE to West students.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8961 20:00 hrs/wk ONLINE K. LIN link@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 12/21/2014

Section #8961 is for online general subject Tutoring.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8971 20:00 hrs/wk ONLINE K. LIN link@wlac.edu 9/1/2014 12/21/2014

Section #8971 is an online writing lab.



THEATER 130 3.00 Units
PLAYWRITING (UC:CSU) (RPT 1)


DESCRIPTION: This course introduces the student to the basic principles and techniques of play-writing. This is a hands-on practical introduction to playwriting.


Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8176 3:15 hrs/wk ONLINE M. ZURLA foremost@pacbell.net 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


TRAVEL 140 3.00 Units
TRAVEL INDUSTRTY SALES, SERVICE, AND MARKETING


PREREQUISITE or COREQUISITE: Travel 100. DESCRIPTION: This course covers marketing objectives, strategy planning, travel motivation and research, promotional ideas, press releases, advertising, sales techniques and applications.

Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8214 3:15 hrs/wk ONLINE H. PAULSON jason@professoroftravel.com 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


TRAVEL 155 3.00 Units
TOUR ESCORTING, PLANNING AND OPERATIONS


DESCRIPTION: Tour conducting, guiding and planning are among the most rewarding and sought after careers in travel. Explore the appeal of tours, job strategies, cross-cultural sensitivity, client psychology and anticipating customer and supplier needs.

Section Start and End Times Room Instructor Email Start Date End Date
8216 3:15 hrs/wk ONLINE P. MIELE pfmiele@sbcglobal.net 9/1/2014 12/21/2014


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