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Telecourses/Distance Learning Courses

Fall 2013 Semester

ASTRON 12: Descriptive Introduction to Astronomy
HIST 7A: United States History to 1876
HIST 7B: United States History from 1876
POLSC 1: Introduction to American Government
PSYCH 1: Introductory Psychology
PSYCH 24:  Lifespan Developmental Psychology
SOCIO 1:  Introductory Sociology


ASTR 012 - Descriptive Introduction to Astronomy  
(Click on Course Title for Information Letter)
CRN 0215 (3 units)
Recommended Preparation:
Math 125 or Math 127B or Math 128B.

"Astronomy: Observations & Theories" is the origin, characteristics and
evolution of the solar system, the stars, the galaxies, and the universe.

No credit if taken after Geol 16 or Astr 001.  Total of 54 hours lecture.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations.  See counselor.

    19 campus hours 6:00 - 10:00 pm on specific Saturday evenings
    First on-campus meeting, 9/7/13 in Room C333
    PCC instructor: John Sepikas


HIST 007A - United States History to 1876   (Click on Course Title for Information Letter)
CRN 1128 (3 units)

"The Unifinished Nation Part 1 (to 1877)."  Chronological, thematic, and
analytical study of the political, economic, social, cultural, and diplomatic history
of the United States to Reconstruction.   Total of 54 hours of lecture.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations.  See counselor.

    19 campus hours 6:00 - 9:10 pm on specific Wednesday evenings
    First on-campus meeting, 8/28/13 in Room C333
    PCC instuctor: Tracy Ann Sachtjen


HIST 007B - United States History from 1876   (Click on Course Title for Information Letter)
CRN 1904 (3 units)

"The Unfinished Nation Part I."   Chronological, thematic, and analytical study of
the political, economic, social, cultural, and diplomatic history of the United States
from the end of Reconstruction to the present.   Total of 54 hours lecture.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations.  See counselor.

    19 campus hours 12:00 noon - 3:10 pm on specific Fridays
    First on-campus meeting, 8/30/13 in Room C333
    PCC instructor: Victor Nebrida


POLS 001 - Introduction to American Government   (Click on Course Title for Information Letter)
CRN 3579 (3 units)

"Framework for Democracy."  Principles and problems of government with emphasis
on national government in the United States.

Pols 001 and 002 usually required for advanced political science courses.  No credit if
taken after AmerI 005. Total of 54 hours lecture.
Transfer credit: CSU; UC

    19 campus hours 6:50 - 10:00 pm on specific Monday evenings
    First
on-campus meeting, 9/9/13 in Room C333
    PCC instructor:
David Uranga


PSYC 001 - Introductory Psychology   (Click on Course Title for Information Letter)
CRN 2684 (3 units)

"Inside Out."  Principles of human behavior; physiological foundations, influence of
heredity and ebvironment; sense perception, attention, capacities and abilities;
learning; emotion and motivation; special emphasis on personality development and
adjustment. Total of 54 hours lecture.
Transfer credit:  CSU; UC

    19 campus hours 8:50 am - 12:00 pm on specific Friday mornings
    First on-campus meeting, 9/6/13 in Room C333
    PCC instructor: Lance Johnson


PSYC 024 - Lifespan Developmental Psychology    (Click on Course Title for Information Letter)
CRN 2092 (3 units)

"Transitions Throughout the Lifespan."  Process and dynamics of human development from
conception through adult maturity, old age and death; biological, cognitive, personality,
sociocultural, and existential factors influencing the course of psychological development
across the lifespan.  Toatl of 54 hours lecture.
Transfer credit:  CSU; UC credit limitations.  See counselor.

    19 campus hours 6:00 - 9:10 pm on specific Tuesday evenings
    First on-campus meeting, 8/27/13 in Room C333

    PCC instructor: Kent Yamauchi


SOC 001 - Introductory Sociology   (Click on Course Title for Information Letter)
CRN 2882 (3 units)

"The Way We Live."  Human culture, social order and group memberships.  Cultural growth
and change; ecology, population, social insitutions; group processes, social control, personality.
Total of 54 hours lecture.
Transfer credit:  CSU; UC

    19 campus hours 6:00-9:10 pm on specific Monday evenings
    First on-campus meeting, 8/26/13 in Room C333
    PCC instructor: Michelle Ireland Galman