Graphic showing the West Los Angeles College Logo with the words Distance Learning Online and Hybrid Courses.

Back to Distance Learning Web Site

Summer 2018 Online Courses

Priority registration begins on April 19, 2018
Continuing student registration begins on April 23, 2018
Open Enrollment registration begins on May 14, 2018


Traffic sign stating Rules Apply Pre-Requisites Being Enforced

    Pre-requisites in all subjects will be enforced

    PREREQUISITE & ASSESSMENT PETITIONS MUST BE SUBMITTTED
    5 BUSINESS DAYS PRIOR TO THE CLASS START DATE WITH AN
    INSTRUCTOR'S PERMISSION TO ADD THE CLASS.

    Pre-Requisite Information/Forms     Dates to Know





All courses will be taught on Canvas.

Late Start classes highlighted in yellow


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, practices, generally accepted accounting principles, financial statements and their analyses and interpretation, assets, liabilities, equity, and the basic forms of business organizations.

Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
10583 G. LUDWIG ludwiger@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 7/15/2018 Link to Canvas Login


Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
10615 C. DANIEL DanielCV@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 7/15/2018 Link to Canvas Login
Course Exams are Proctored Electronically. Computer Video Camera with Audio Required.


Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
10653 G. LUDWIG ludwiger@wlac.edu 7/16/2018 8/19/2018 Link to Canvas Login


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 Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
10702 L. YBARRA ybarra.college@earthlink.net 6/11/2018 7/15/2018 Link to Canvas Login


Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
10733 C. DANIEL DanielCV@wlac.edu 7/16/2018 8/19/2018 Link to Canvas Login
Course Exams are Proctored Electronically. Computer Video Camera with Audio Required.


Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
14575 L. YBARRA ybarra.college@earthlink.net 7/16/2018 8/19/2018 Link to Canvas Login


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 Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
11215 C. FLOURNOY-WILLIAMS williaCF@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 7/15/2018 Link to Canvas Login


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.

Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
11360 G. YAN yang@wlac.edu 7/16/2018 8/19/2018 Link to Canvas Login


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 Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
10099 G. YAN yang@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 7/22/2018 Link to Canvas Login


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 Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
10127 C. FLOURNOY-WILLIAMS williaCF@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 7/22/2018 Link to Canvas Login


ALLIED HEALTH 033  3.00 Units
MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY (CSU)


PREREQUISITE: English 28. 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 Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
10311 C. CHAMBERS chambecm@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 7/15/2018 Link to Canvas Login


Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
13058 Y. BOGHOS boghosy@wlac.edu 7/16/2018 8/19/2018 Link to Canvas Login


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 Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
11905 A. PREZIOSI prezioa@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 7/15/2018 Link to Canvas Login


Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
14160 A. PREZIOSI prezioa@wlac.edu 7/16/2018 8/19/2018 Link to Canvas Login


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 Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
11950 A. PREZIOSI prezioa@wlac.edu 7/16/2018 8/19/2018 Link to Canvas Login


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 Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
12001 M. GORDON gordonmj@wlac.edu 7/16/2018 8/19/2018 Link to Canvas Login


Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
12003 M. GORDON gordonmj@wlac.edu 7/16/2018 8/19/2018 Link to Canvas Login


ANTHROPOLOGY 322 2.00 Units
CULTURAL PERSPECTIVES IN HEALTH AND HEALING


ADVISORY: ANTHROPOLOGY 102
DESCRIPTION: This course provides an introduction to the field of medical anthropology – the study of human health, disease and curing from a cross-cultural, historical, archeological, and evolutionary perspective. Societies throughout the world recognize certain bodily, emotional, and mental conditions as undesirable and in need of change. Individual and societal definitions of disease and responses to illness are shaped by biological characteristics, social dynamics, cultural values, and collective expectations. In this course we will examine various theories, methods, and frameworks in order to explore how health, illness, and healing are conceptualized and experienced in different cultures. Topics will include: medical ecology, cultural and political ecologies of disease, gender and health, medical systems as cultural systems, international health issues and programs, mental illness, and social definitions of health and illness.

This course is part of the approved SB 850 Bachelor of Science degree in Dental Hygiene pilot program.

Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
14066 A. PREZIOSI prezioa@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 7/15/2018 Link to Canvas Login


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 Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
10993 J. COLE colejt@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 7/22/2018 Link to Canvas Login


Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
11022 D. HARVEY Harveyd@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 7/22/2018 Link to Canvas Login


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 Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
11106 D. HARVEY Harveyd@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 7/22/2018 Link to Canvas Login


ART 103 3.00 Units
ART APPRECIATION I (UC:CSU)


DESCRIPTION: This broad introduction to the nature, vocabulary, media, and history of art, with selections from western and non-western cultures, is designed to expand visual awareness and understanding of the visual arts as a unique medium for human inter-relationships.

Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
11302 L. BLAKE lblakeelahi@yahoo.com 6/11/2018 7/22/2018 Link to Canvas Login


Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
13306 L. BLAKE lblakeelahi@yahoo.com 6/11/2018 7/22/2018 Link to Canvas Login


ASTRONOMY 001 3.00 Units
ELEMENTARY ASTRONOMY (UC:CSU)


DESCRIPTION: A conceptual survey of the basic principles and science of astronomy. Topics include the history of astronomy, the solar system, the Sun, galaxies, cosmology, and life in the universe.

Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
10990 E. BELL bellea@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 7/15/2018 Link to Canvas Login
No cost textbook This class uses free, online materials, also known as Open Educational Resources (OER).
Contact the instructor for more information.


Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
11028 C. JOBE Jobecc@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 7/15/2018 Link to Canvas Login


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 Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
13035 T. MATOSIC MatosiT@wlac.edu 7/16/2018 8/19/2018 Link to Canvas Login


Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
13036 T. MATOSIC MatosiT@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 7/15/2018 Link to Canvas Login


Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
13037 G. DEMONER demonegd@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 7/15/2018 Link to Canvas Login
No cost textbook This class uses free, online materials, also known as Open Educational Resources (OER).
Contact the instructor for more information.


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 Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
13044 G. DEMONER demonegd@wlac.edu 7/16/2018 8/19/2018 Link to Canvas Login
No cost textbook This class uses free, online materials, also known as Open Educational Resources (OER).
Contact the instructor for more information.


Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
13045 G. DEMONER demonegd@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 7/15/2018 Link to Canvas Login
No cost textbook This class uses free, online materials, also known as Open Educational Resources (OER).
Contact the instructor for more information.


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 Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
13047 T. MATOSIC MatosiT@wlac.edu 7/16/2018 8/19/2018 Link to Canvas Login


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 Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
13052 T. MATOSIC MatosiT@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 7/15/2018 Link to Canvas Login
No cost textbook This class uses free, online materials, also known as Open Educational Resources (OER).
Contact the instructor for more information.


Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
13053 M. FINN finnMD@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 7/15/2018 Link to Canvas Login


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 Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
13054 G. DEMONER demonegd@wlac.edu 7/16/2018 8/19/2018 Link to Canvas Login


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, 7, 8, 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 Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
11907 M. SHEPHERD shepheMT@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 7/15/2018 Link to Canvas Login


Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
11919 V. NESIA Nesiav@wlac.edu 7/16/2018 8/19/2018 Link to Canvas Login


CHILD DEVELOPMENT 002 3.00 Units
EARLY CHILDHOOD: PRINCIPLES AND PRACTICES (CSU)


PREREQUISITE: Verification of an annual tuberculosis test. NOTE: This course is a prerequisite for Child Development 3, 4, 7, 8, 22 and 23. Required for Teaching Permit. DESCRIPTION: The student becomes aware of various types of educational programs available to children ages 0-8 years of age. The student will be exposed to career opportunities, the role and responsibilities of a teacher and age appropriate curriculum in Early Childhood programs. The student will study the field from historical and cultural perspectives. The student will study the curriculum components and teaching modalities that are critical in an early learning program.

Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
11978 V. NESIA Nesiav@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 7/15/2018 Link to Canvas Login


Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
14179 D. GALLEGOS gallegd@wlac.edu 7/16/2018 8/19/2018 Link to Canvas Login


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 Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
14180 D. GALLEGOS gallegd@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 7/15/2018 Link to Canvas Login


Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
12066 M. SHEPHERD shepheMT@wlac.edu 7/16/2018 8/19/2018 Link to Canvas Login


CHILD DEVELOPMENT 011 3.00 Units
CHILD, FAMILY AND COMMUNITY (CSU)


RECOMMENDED: Child Development 1 and 2. NOTE: Required for Teaching Permit. DESCRIPTION: A study is made on the effect of children's homes, schools and communities on children's development. Special emphasis is placed on the dynamics of human relations in the multicultural urban setting. Emphasis is placed on familiarizing students with techniques used in parent-teacher conferences to enable them to relate better to the families of the children in their classrooms. Students are taught to perceive parents as partners in their child's educational experience.

Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
12115 D. GALLEGOS gallegd@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 7/15/2018 Link to Canvas Login


Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
14182 D. GALLEGOS gallegd@wlac.edu 7/16/2018 8/19/2018 Link to Canvas Login


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 Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
14183 M. SMITH smithmh@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 7/15/2018 Link to Canvas Login


Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
14186 M. SMITH smithmh@wlac.edu 7/16/2018 8/19/2018 Link to Canvas Login


Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
15521 R. WILLIAMS williare@lasc.edu 7/16/2018 8/19/2018 Link to Canvas Login


CHILD DEVELOPMENT 044 3.00 Units
EARLY INTERVENTION FOR CHILDREN WITH SPECIAL NEEDS (CSU)


DESCRIPTION: This course focuses on accommodating and adapting the physical environment, instructional strategies and curriculum to meet the needs of differently-abled children and their families. Legal mandates and the impact of laws and legislation will be examined in respect to the impact on children and their families.

Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
13084 M. SMITH smithmh@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 7/15/2018 Link to Canvas Login


CHILD DEVELOPMENT 045 3.00 Units
PROGRAMS FOR CHILDREN WITH SPECIAL NEEDS (CSU)


DESCRIPTION: This course identifies the characteristics and different types of exceptional children and covers concepts on how to integrate these children into a “regular” classroom.

Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
14187 M. SMITH smithmh@wlac.edu 7/16/2018 8/19/2018 Link to Canvas Login


CINEMA 003 3.00 Units
HISTORY OF MOTION PICTURES (UC:CSU)


NOTE: Same as Theater 505. DESCRIPTION: History of the development of motion pictures from their beginnings to the present day.

Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
13091 E. NELSON ericnelson290@gmail.com 6/11/2018 7/22/2018 Link to Canvas Login


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 Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
10322 E. NELSON ericnelson290@gmail.com 6/11/2018 7/22/2018 Link to Canvas Login


CO SCI 901 3.00 Units
INTRODUCTION TO COMPUTERS AND THEIR USE (UC:CSU)


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 Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
10481 M. PATEL patelm@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 7/22/2018 Link to Canvas Login


Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
10505 M. PATEL patelm@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 7/22/2018 Link to Canvas Login


CO SCI 902 3.00 Units
INTRODUCTION TO COMPUTER SCIENCE (UC:CSU)


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 Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
10567 P. GHAFORYFARD Ghaforp@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 7/22/2018 Link to Canvas Login


CO SCI 935 3.00 Units
INTRODUCTION TO LINUX + (UC/CSU)


ADVISORY: CO SCI 934. This course gives students a solid foundation in the fundamentals of the Linux operating system which plays a crucial role in academic and corporate computing. In fact, Unix/Linux powers more Internet server and corporate networks than Microsoft. The topics include Linux Overview and Architecture, The Kernel and Shell, File System, Users and Groups Management, Permission and Ownership Management, Services and Processes Management. Students gain system-level experience through problem-solving hands-on lab exercises at the command line and in the graphical user interface.

Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
15012 L. WANG WangL2@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 8/5/2018 Link to Canvas Login


Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
15013 L. WANG WangL2@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 8/5/2018 Link to Canvas Login


CO SCI 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 Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
10758 A. PATIL patila@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 7/22/2018 Link to Canvas Login


Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
13335 A. PATIL patila@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 7/22/2018 Link to Canvas Login


CO SCI 973 3.00 Units
VIRTUALIZATION AND CLOUD COMPUTING ESSENTIALS (CSU)


DESCRIPTION: This course introduces the foundational capabilities and features of virtualization and VMware vSphere®. It also provides a brief overview of the array of products available from VMware®. The course also demonstrates how you can extend an existing VMware vSphere™ infrastructure to deliver IT services in a private or public cloud based on VMware products. This is the first of four courses for students pursuing a WLAC virtualization and cloud computing certificate. Successful completion of this course will prepare students for the VMware Certified Associate (VCA) industry certification.

Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
10800 M. BUTLER butlerm@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 7/22/2018 Link to Canvas Login


Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
10810 M. BUTLER butlerm@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 7/22/2018 Link to Canvas Login


CO SCI 977  3.00 Units
IMPLEMENTING A VIRTUAL DESKTOP INFRASTRUCTURE (CSU)


ADVISORY: CS976. DESCRIPTION: This course helps student build their skills related to installing, configuring, and managing the VMware® Horizon View™ suite of products: VMware® View Manager™, VMware® View Composer™, and VMware® ThinApp®. This course also utilizes hands-on lab exercises and demonstrations to reinforce virtual desktop concepts and theories. Completion of this course helps students prepare for the VMware Profession Desktop (VCP-DT) Certification exam. This is the fourth of four courses required for the West Los Angeles College (WLAC) Virtualization and Cloud Computing certificate. WLAC is an authorized VMware IT Academy. PLEASE NOTE: VMware Training at WLAC is only available to full or part time students, unemployed individuals, or career changers, who are paying for the training themselves. This training is not for companies or corporate entities looking to train their employees. Those individuals must go to a commercial VMware authorized training center.

Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
14076 M. BUTLER butlerm@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 8/5/2018 Link to Canvas Login


Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
14077 M. BUTLER butlerm@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 8/5/2018 Link to Canvas Login


COMMUNICATION STUDIES 121 3.00 Units
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 Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
10190 L. ALEXANDER alexanl@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 7/22/2018 Link to Canvas Login


Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
10211 A. CUOMO Cuomoa@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 7/22/2018 Link to Canvas Login


Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
10244 P. FIFE pamela_fife@yahoo.com 6/11/2018 7/22/2018 Link to Canvas Login


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 Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
10350 A. CUOMO Cuomoa@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 7/22/2018 Link to Canvas Login


Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
10369 K. SEWELL sewellkc@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 7/22/2018 Link to Canvas Login


COUNSELING 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 Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
11894 P. BANDAY BandayPG@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 7/22/2018 Link to Canvas Login


COUNSELING 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 Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
12553 P. BANDAY BandayPG@wlac.edu 6/25/2018 8/5/2018 Link to Canvas Login


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


PREREQUISITE: Mathematics 115 or higher. 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 Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
15324 M. KESKINEL keskinm@wlac.edu 7/16/2018 8/19/2018 Link to Canvas Login


Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
11290 M. KESKINEL keskinm@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 7/22/2018 Link to Canvas Login


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


PREREQUISITE: Mathematics 115 or higher. 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 Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
11580 L. YILAN Yilanlh@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 7/22/2018 Link to Canvas Login


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 Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
12744 S. SETKA setkasn@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 7/22/2018 Link to Canvas Login


Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
12748 L. TEJADA TejadaLA@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 7/22/2018 Link to Canvas Login


Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
12753 L. TEJADA TejadaLA@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 7/22/2018 Link to Canvas Login


Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
13282 N. LINCKE-IVIC lincken@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 7/22/2018 Link to Canvas Login


Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
15584 G. LORING Loringgl@wlac.edu 7/16/2018 8/19/2018 Link to Canvas Login


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 Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
12812 S. SETKA setkasn@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 7/22/2018 Link to Canvas Login


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 Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
12882 R. SPRAGUE spragurl@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 7/22/2018 Link to Canvas Login


Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
12885 N. LINCKE-IVIC lincken@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 7/22/2018 Link to Canvas Login


Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
12888 R. SPRAGUE spragurl@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 7/22/2018 Link to Canvas Login


Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
12891 H. BAILEY-HOFMANN baileyhh@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 7/22/2018 Link to Canvas Login


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 Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
10339 M. SHEPHERD shepheMT@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 7/15/2018 Link to Canvas Login


Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
14188 M. SHEPHERD shepheMT@wlac.edu 7/16/2018 8/19/2018 Link to Canvas Login


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 Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
10581 D. ELRINGTON dwelrington@yahoo.com 6/11/2018 7/15/2018 Link to Canvas Login


GEOG 001 3.00 Units
PHYSICAL GEOGRAPHY (UC:CSU)


DESCRIPTION: Earth-sun relationships, maps, weather, climate and physical landforms are emphasized. Geography 1 and Geography 15 taken together fulfill a laboratory science course.


Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
10497 J. COLE colejm@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 7/15/2018 Link to Canvas Login


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 Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
10169 B. WOLDEHAIMANOT woldehB@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 7/15/2018 Link to Canvas Login


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 stress management, substance abuse, chronic diseases, and reproductive health, nutrition, exercise, mental health and personal care will be covered. Recommend taking English 101 before enrolling.

Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
12124 J. KUCKREJA kuckreja@lavc.edu 6/11/2018 7/15/2018 Link to Canvas Login


Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
12133 M. SMITH smithmm@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 7/22/2018 Link to Canvas Login


Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
13262 H. FISHER fisher.wlac@hotmail.com 7/16/2018 8/19/2018 Link to Canvas Login


Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
13263 H. FISHER fisher.wlac@hotmail.com 7/16/2018 8/19/2018 Link to Canvas Login


Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
13326 K. OLESCYSKI OlescyK@wlac.edu 7/16/2018 8/19/2018 Link to Canvas Login


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 Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
15325 D. SMITH SmithDc@wlac.edu 7/16/2018 8/19/2018 Link to Canvas Login


Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
12526 D. SMITH SmithDc@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 7/22/2018 Link to Canvas Login


Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
15467 A. PARSA parsaa@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 7/22/2018 Link to Canvas Login


HISTORY 012 3.00 Units
POLITICAL AND SOCIAL HISTORY OF THE UNITED STATES II (UC:CSU)


NOTE: History 11 is not a prerequisite for History 12. DESCRIPTION: A survey of political, economic, cultural and foreign policy aspects of the American nation from Reconstruction to the present.

Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
12653 D. SMITH SmithDc@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 7/22/2018 Link to Canvas Login


HOSPITALITY 135 3.00 Units
MEETING/CONVENTION AND INCENTIVE PLANNING (CSU)


PREREQUISITE: Hospitality 100 or Travel 100. DESCRIPTION: This course is an introduction to meeting, event and convention planning including the scope of the industry, and its relationship to other parts of the tourism, travel and hospitality industries. Students will be prepared to plan, promote and operate programs for meetings, conventions and incentive groups, including site selection, pricing, entertainment, supplier negotiations, and the use of technology for registration.

Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
14070 N. BOLES bolesnk@wlac.edu 7/16/2018 8/19/2018 Link to Canvas Login


HOSPITALITY 320 3.00 Units
HOSPITALITY LAW


DESCRIPTION: You will learn the basic legal principles governing hospitality industry operations. The emphasis is on prevention of legal violations. Among the topics covered are rights, responsibilities, duties and potential liabilities involving both guests and employees

Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
14071 N. BOLES bolesnk@wlac.edu 7/16/2018 8/19/2018 Link to Canvas Login


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 Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
11001 A. WINTER winterar@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 7/22/2018 Link to Canvas Login


Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
11023 A. WINTER winterar@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 7/22/2018 Link to Canvas Login


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 Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
11061 J. PROVOST provosjg@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 7/22/2018 Link to Canvas Login


MARKETING 001 3.00 Units
PRINCIPLES OF SELLING (CSU)


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

Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
10250 J. VANDERPOOL VanderJ@wlac.edu 7/16/2018 8/19/2018 Link to Canvas Login


MARKETING 021 3.00 Units
PRINCIPLES OF MARKETING (CSU)


DESCRIPTION: This course provides an intensive study of concepts and strategies on which the field of marketing is based. Emphasis will be on product, distribution, promotion and pricing decisions. Additional topics are sales forecasting, domestic and international markets, personal selling, marketing legislation and the environmental factors impact marketing.

Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
10274 J. VANDERPOOL VanderJ@wlac.edu 7/16/2018 8/19/2018 Link to Canvas Login


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 Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
10712 L. LESLIE lesliell@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 7/15/2018 Link to Canvas Login


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 Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
10898 L. LESLIE lesliell@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 7/15/2018 Link to Canvas Login


MUSIC 111 3.00 Units
MUSIC APPRECIATION I (UC:CSU)


DESCRIPTION: A survey of a wide variety of musical styles. Emphasis is on perceptive listening along with expository readings. Additional time may be required in the HLRC on audio-visual and computer-assisted instructional materials.

Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
11794 C. COULTER coultece@elac.edu 6/11/2018 7/22/2018 Link to Canvas Login


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


DESCRIPTION: This course is designed to foster critical thinking skills, without exclusively appealing to the traditional techniques of formal logic. A number of general issues connected with rational criticism of arguments are explored. These include a discussion of the special features associated with critical thinking in different fields of argumentation and a discussion of fallacies as non-formal failures in the process of reasoning.

Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
11559 R. MAYOCK mayockr@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 7/22/2018 Link to Canvas Login


PHILOSOPHY 020 3.00 Units
ETHICS (UC:CSU)


DESCRIPTION: An inquiry into the nature of morality and ethical theory in both historical and contemporary settings, as they apply to business, the arts, science and medicine. An analysis of traditional moral theories as well as contemporary moral issues such as abortion, capital punishment, animal rights, environmental issues and the role of ethics in political and social policy.


Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
11660 R. KAPLAN KaplanRH@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 7/22/2018 Link to Canvas Login


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 Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
12551 S. KHOROOSHI khorooshis@yahoo.com 6/11/2018 7/22/2018 Link to Canvas Login


Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
12558 M. GRAHAM mgraham745@aol.com 6/11/2018 7/22/2018 Link to Canvas Login


Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
12564 C. LEE leecb@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 7/22/2018 Link to Canvas Login


Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
12567 C. LEE leecb@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 7/22/2018 Link to Canvas Login


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 Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
12823 C. CANALES CanalesC@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 7/15/2018 Link to Canvas Login
No cost textbook This class uses free, online materials, also known as Open Educational Resources (OER).
Contact the instructor for more information.


Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
12825 P. JAIN Jainp@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 7/15/2018 Link to Canvas Login
No cost textbook This class uses free, online materials, also known as Open Educational Resources (OER).
Contact the instructor for more information.


Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
14069 P. JAIN Jainp@wlac.edu 7/16/2018 8/19/2018 Link to Canvas Login
No cost textbook This class uses free, online materials, also known as Open Educational Resources (OER).
Contact the instructor for more information.


Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
15754 A. RASHTIAN Andrea.Rashtian@csun.edu 7/16/2018 8/19/2018 Link to Canvas Login
No cost textbook This class uses free, online materials, also known as Open Educational Resources (OER).
Contact the instructor for more information.


PSYCHOLOGY 002 3.00 Units
BIOLOGICAL PSYCHOLOGY (UC:CSU)


PREREQUISITE: Psychology 1. DESCRIPTION: This course examines behavior from a biological, physiological approach. A detailed examination of the anatomy and physiology of the neuron and brain is provided, including the central, peripheral and autonomic nervous systems. Sensory systems are presented, including vision, audition and somato-sensory. A biopsychological perspective is taken to study motivation, emotion, language, sleep, consciousness, sexual behavior, and mental illness.


Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
12849 A. BALDWIN amybsweetman@gmail.com 7/16/2018 8/19/2018 Link to Canvas Login


PSYCHOLOGY 013 3.00 Units
SOCIAL PSYCHOLOGY (UC:CSU)


DESCRIPTION: Studies individual behavior as it affects others and as it is affected by others. Main topics include : Aggression, Attitudes, Discrimination and Prejudice, Conformity, Compliance, and Obedience, Group Behavior, Interpersonal Relationships, Persuasion, Prosocial Behavior, 'The Self,' and Social Cognition.

Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
14696 C. CANALES CanalesC@wlac.edu 7/16/2018 8/19/2018 Link to Canvas Login


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 Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
12864 C. CANALES CanalesC@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 7/15/2018 Link to Canvas Login


Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
13270 C. CANALES CanalesC@wlac.edu 7/16/2018 8/19/2018 Link to Canvas Login


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 Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
12919 P. JAIN Jainp@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 7/15/2018 Link to Canvas Login


Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
12922 P. JAIN Jainp@wlac.edu 7/16/2018 8/19/2018 Link to Canvas Login


Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
15520 C. ZANDERS zanderc@lasc.edu 7/16/2018 8/19/2018 Link to Canvas Login


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 Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
10624 J. CARTER attyjcarter@aol.com 6/11/2018 7/15/2018 Link to Canvas Login


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 Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
10700 J. CARTER attyjcarter@aol.com 6/11/2018 7/15/2018 Link to Canvas Login


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 Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
13181 D. PILLER pillerd@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 7/15/2018 Link to Canvas Login


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 Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
10786 D. PILLER pillerd@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 7/15/2018 Link to Canvas Login


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 Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
12347 N. HENK HenkNJ@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 7/22/2018 Link to Canvas Login


Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
12361 T. LANOIX lanoixtr@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 7/22/2018 Link to Canvas Login
No cost textbook This class uses free, online materials, also known as Open Educational Resources (OER).
Contact the instructor for more information.


Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
12370 T. LANOIX lanoixtr@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 7/22/2018 Link to Canvas Login
No cost textbook This class uses free, online materials, also known as Open Educational Resources (OER).
Contact the instructor for more information.


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 Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
12530 S. RUIZ ruizs@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 7/22/2018 Link to Canvas Login


Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
14099 E. PORRAS COLLANTES porrase@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 7/22/2018 Link to Canvas Login


Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
15328 M. REDOLES wlac_redoles@yahoo.com 6/11/2018 7/22/2018 Link to Canvas Login


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 Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
13238 A. FIGUEROA Figuerab@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 7/22/2018 Link to Canvas Login


Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
15329 Y. KIM KimY2@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 7/22/2018 Link to Canvas Login


THEATER 100 3.00 Units
INTRODUCTION TO THE THEATER (UC:CSU)


DESCRIPTION: This course introduces students to the theater. Students learn about the numerous related crafts such as lighting, costuming, etc. and to intelligently and objectively evaluate a professional or non-professional performance.


Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
11288 M. FUNDERBURK Funderm@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 7/22/2018 Link to Canvas Login


THEATER 110 3.00 Units
HISTORY OF THE WORLD THEATER (UC:CSU)


DESCRIPTION: This course surveys theater from its prehistoric beginnings to contemporary drama. It emphasizes the reflection of the culture in the drama of each historical period and follows throughout the threads of subject matter, dramatic structure, playwrights, acting techniques and approaches, playing space, and visual elements.


Section Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
11328 E. FORIER EDIE forierem@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 7/22/2018 Link to Canvas Login


TUTOR 001T 0.00 Units
SUPERVISED LEARNING ASSISTANCE


DESCRIPTION: 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 Instructor Email Start Date End Date Course Login
15331 T. RUSSELL russeltm@wlac.edu 6/11/2018 8/26/2018 Link to Canvas Login
No cost textbook This class uses free, online materials, also known as Open Educational Resources (OER).
Contact the instructor for more information.

Accuracy Statement
The Los Angeles Community College District and West Los Angeles College have made every effort to make the Schedule of Classes accurate and may, without notice, change general information, courses, or programs offered. The reasons for change may include student enrollment, level of funding, or other issues decided by the District or College. The District and College also reserve the right to add to, change, or cancel any rules, regulations, policies, and procedures as provided by law.


Back to top of page

Last modified: 7/5/18