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Class Schedule

Winter 2019 Open Courses for Consideration

Foothill has many great classes available for winter quarter across all departments.

Featured Department

Explore your literary side! We have open seats in Literature into Film, Women Writers, American Literature, and more. Online options available.


ASTR 10A General Astronomy: Solar System 

  • TTH, 6-8:15 p.m. with Geoffrey Mathews
  • This 5-unit class is an introduction to the astronomy, with an emphasis on planets and the search for life elsewhere in the universe. This class is CSU and UC transferrable. 
  • See schedule listing for CRN 31313


ENGL 01A Honors Composition & Reading 

  • Try an Honors course to see if the Honors Program is the right fit for you. 
  • This class meets in -person TTH, 10-11:50 a.m. with Scott Lankford and F, 11-11:50 a.m. 
  • This 5-unit transferrable course will teach techniques of expository and argumentative writing based on passages and texts. 
  • See schedule listing CRN 30594 

ENGL 34C: Literature Into Film

  • This is an online course, Instructor  Ben Armerding
  • Dive into some of the most influential literary works brought to life for television and film. Analyze the impact of works in different mediums in this 4-unit UC and CSU transferrable class. 


    See schedule listing CRN 32241


JRNL 22 Introduction to Reporting & Newswriting

  •  TTH,  1:30-3 p.m. with Brian Lewis for lecture and 3-3:50 p.m.  with Che Menese for laboratory.
  • This class is also available online. 
  • Learn the basics of journalism from ethical and legal issues, interviewing sources, writing specifically for news outlets, and the use of AP style in this 5-units trasferrable CSU and UC class .
  • See schedule listing CRN 32231 and 32232

Library Science 

LIBR 10 Research Paper Search Strategies 

  • This is an online course, Instructor Laura Gamez 
  • Do you have research interests, but feel overwhelmed by the amount of information out there? This class will help you navigate library resources, evaluate information, and develop search strategies that can help you here at Foothill and beyond! 
  • See schedule listing CRN 32215

Physical Education

Take a PE Activity Class at Foothill

Social Science

SOSC 1 Introduction to Global Sciences 

  • Instructor Kathryn Maurer, meets TTH from 10-11:50 a.m. 
  • Get an introduction to globalization (international influence) and its impacts while examining social, cultural, political, economic and environmental contexts in this 4-unit transferable class. . 
  • See schedule listing CRN 31990


Start learning Spanish or go to the next level. We have a variety of elementary, intermediate and advanced classes to choose from this fall.

  • SPAN 1 Elementary Spanish I
  • SPAN 2 Elementary Spanish II
  • SPAN 4 Intermediate Spanish I
  • SPAN 5 Intermediate Spanish II
  • SPAN 6 Intermediate Spanish III
  • SPAN 13A Intermediate Conversation I
  • SPAN 13B Intermediate Conversation II
  • SPAN 14A Advanced Conversation I
  • SPAN 14B Advanced Conversation II
  • SPAN 25A Advanced Composition & Reading I
  • SPAN 25B Advanced Composition & Reading II

See our open courses listing.

Community Education Classes

Did you know you can sign up for a pool or gym membership at Foothill? Our Community Education Department also offers non-credit classes in aqua fitness, DJ'ing and more! For details, visit the Community Education page.

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Winter recess through Jan. 4. See service hours.


Campus closed through Jan. 1 for winter holidays.


Winter classes begin. View open courses.


Campus closed for Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday.

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