​​​​​​​​Check out our summer offerings!  All courses offered online!

SUMMER CLASS OFFERING SUGGESTIONS: What should you choose?

You are encouraged to look through the summer course offerings on this site (or in the Summer Schedule of Classes​) and make a wide selection of choices. Just to get your creative juices flowing, here are some recommendations for you to consider for each area of interest mentioned below.  Have fun planning your next educational adventure!​​  
*Check the actual online schedule of classes​ after March 30th for the actual section numbers and confirmed meeting times & locations.  Go to smc.edu/searchclasses, select the semester and class.

So - What are you hoping to explore this summer at SMC?

  • People and Society 

  • People and Society

    Are you interested in learning how and why societies and cultures impact you?

    Administrative Justice 1, Introduction to Administrative Justice (AD JUS 1) 
    Transfer: UC, CSU​
    Section #1026 8:00a.m.-12:20p.m. MW 
    #1027  Arranged-9 Hours ONLINE 

    Anthropology 2, Cultural Anthropology (ANTHRO 2)
    Section #1057 10:15a.m.-12:20p.m. MTWTh
    Transfer: UC, CSU

    Public Speaking (COM ST 11) Transfer: UC, CSU
    Many Sections available- here are a few options:
    1149 8:00a.m.-10:05a.m. MTWTh
    1153 10:15a.m.-12:20p.m. MTWTh
    1156 12:30p.m.-2:35p.m. MTWTh

    Interpersonal Communication (COM ST 35) Transfer: UC, CSU
    1165 8:00a.m.-10:05a.m. MTWTh 
    1166 12:30p.m.-4:35p.m. TTH

    ​Economics 1 (ECON 1) Transfer: UC, CSU  (Many Options- this is just a sample)
    1274 8:00a.m.-10:05a.m. MTWTh
    1275 10:15a.m.-2:35p.m. TTh
    1276  Arrange-9 Hours ONLINE

    Geog
    raphy 1 (Physical Geography)  (GEOG 1) Transfer UC, CSU

    1395 12:30--4:45p.m. TTH

    Geography 5  (Physical Geography with Lab) (GEOG 5) Transfer UC, CSU
    1397 8:00a.m.-12:20p.m. MTWTh
    4026 5:15p.m.-9:30p.m. MTWTh

    Political Science 1 (National and California Government) (POL SCI 1) 
    Transfer: UC, CSU  There are many sections of this class. Here are a sample:
    1607 8:00a.m.-10:05a.m. MTWTh
    1608 10:15-12:20p.m. MTWTh
    1610 Arrange-9 Hours  ONLINE

    Psychology 1, General Psychology (PSYCH 1)
    Transfer: UC, CSU
    1627  8:00a.m.-10:05a.m. MTWTH
    1629  10:15a.m.-12:20p.m. MTWTh
    1630 Arrange-9 Hours  ONLINE

    Psychology 11, Child Growth and Development (PSYCH 11)
    Transfer: UC, CSU
    1634 10:15a.m.-12:20p.m. MTWTh
    1636 Arrange-6.5 Hours  ONLINE​

    Sociology 1, Introduction to Sociology (SOCIOL 1)
    Transfer: UC, CSU  There are many sections/options: This is just a sample.
    1639 8:00a.m.-10:05a.m. MTWTh 
    1640 2:45p.m.-4:50p.m. MTWTh
    1641 Arrange-9 Hours  ONLINE

    Introduction to Women's, Gender and Sexuality Studies (WGS 10)
    Transfer: UC, CSU  
    1669 10:15a.m.-12:20p.m. MTWTh​


  • Languages, Literature and Cultural Studies 


  • Languages, Literature and Cultural Studies

    Explore specific languages, literature, and cultures.

    American Sign Language (ASL 1)
    Transfer: UC, CSU
    4007 7:00p.m.-9:45p.m. MTWTh

    English 1 (Reading and Composition) ENGL 1
    Transfer: UC, CSU  (Lots of section options- this is just a sample)
    1292 8:00a.m.-10:05a.m. MTWTh 
    1304 10:15a.m.-12:20p.m. MTWTh
    1312 12:30p.m.-4:35p.m. TTH
    1317 2:45p.m.-5:45p.m. TWTh 

    French 1 (Elementary French) FRENCH 1
    Transfer: UC, CSU 
    1394 10:15a.m.-1:05p.m. MTWThF  Arrange-2 ​Hours

    Japanese 1,  Elementary Japanese (JAPAN 1) 
    Transfer: UC, CSU
    1445 10:15a.m.-1:05a.m. MTWThF  Arrange-2 Hours 

    Korean 1, Elementary Korean (KOREAN 1)

    Transfer: UC, CSU
    1487 10:15a.m.-1:05p.m. MTWThF  Arrange-2 Hours 

    Spanish 1, Elementary Spanish (SPAN 1)
    Transfer: UC, CSU
    1651 7:15a.m.-10:05a.m. MTWThF​  Arrange-2 Hours

    Spanish 11, Spanish for Heritage Speakers (SPAN 11)
    Transfer: UC, CSU
    1652 11:00a.m.-2:30p.m. MW  plus arranged hours (see schedule for details)

    Art History 1, Western Art History (AHIS 1)
    Transfer: UC, CSU  (Lots of time/date options- this is just a sample)
    1029 8:00a.m.-12:00p.m. MW
    1030 Arrange-9 Hours  ONLINE
    1031 Arrange-9 Hours  ONLINE

    Art History 2, Western Art History 2 (AHIS 2)
    Transfer: UC, CSU
    1036 8:00a.m.-12:00p.m. TTh
    1037 Arrange-9 Hours  ONLINE

    Art History 3, Western Art History 3 (AHIS 3)
    Transfer: UC, CSU
    1040 Arrange-9 Hours  ONLINE

    Art History 5, Latin American Art History (AHIS 5)
    Transfer: UC, CSU
    1041 Arrange-9 Hours  ONLINE

    Art History 11, Art Appreciation: Introduction to Global Visual Culture (AHIS 11)
    Transfer: UC, CSU
    1043 12:30p.m.-2:35p.m. MW  Arrange 4.5 Hours  (This is a hybrid class taught on campus and online.)
    1044 Arrange-9 Hours  ONLINE

    History 1, History of Western Civilization 1 (HIST 1)
    Transfer: UC, CSU
    1412 8:00a.m.-11:00a.m. MTWTh 
    11:30-12:50p.m. MTWTh  
    (This section meets for three weeks June 22-Jul 09)

    1413  8:00a.m.-11:00a.m. MTWTh 
             11:30-12:50p.m. MTWTh ​ 
    (This section meets for three weeks June 22-Jul 09)

    1415 Arrange-9 Hours  ONLINE

    History 2, History of Western Civilization 2 (HIST 2)
    Transfer: UC, CSU
    1416 8:15a.m.-12:20p.m. MW  (offered on the Bundy Campus)
    1417 Arrange-9 Hours  ONLINE
    ​1418 8:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m. MTWTH
             11:30-12:50p.m. MTWTH  This section meets for weeks July 13-Jul 30.

    History 11, United States History through Reconstruction (HIST 11)
    Transfer: UC, CSU
    1423 8:00a.m.-10:05a.m. MTWTh
    1424 8:00a.m.-11:00a.m. MTWTh
             11:30-12:50p.m. MTWTH
    The above section meets for 3 weeks, Jun 22 to Jul 09
    1426 Arrange-9 Hours  ONLINE

    History 12, The United States History Since Reconstruction (HIST 12)
    Transfer: UC, CSU
    1429 10:15a.m.-12:20p.m. MTWTh
    1430 12:30p.m.-2:35p.m. MTWTh
    1435​ Arrange-9 Hours  ONLINE​

    Journalism 1, The News (JOURN 1)
    Transfer: UC, CSU
    1447 Arrange-9 Hours  ONLINE
    1448 Arrange-9 Hours  ONLINE
    1449 Arrange-9 Hours ONLINE


  •    ​​
    Business and Entrepreneurship ​​


  • Business and Entrepreneurship


  • See yourself as a business owner, manager or ​working for a big corporation? Lead your own path throu​​​​gh management and entrepreneurship​.

    ​​Accounting 1, Introduction to Financial Accounting (ACCTG 1)

    Transfer: UC, CSU
    1001 9:00a.m.-12:15p.m. TWTh Arrange-4.5 Hours ONLINE (HYBRID)
    1002 12:30p.m.-4:00p.m. MTWTh
    1004 Arrange-11.3 Hours  ONLINE
    4001 6:15p.m.-9:45p.m. TTh Arrange Hours 3/6  (HYBRID)

    Business 1, Introduction to Business (BUS 1)
    Transfer: UC, CSU  (Lots of sections/time options. This is just a sample)
    1092 8:00a.m.-12:20a.m. MW
    1093 8:00a.m.-12:20a.m​ TTH
    1094 12:#0p.m.-4:50p.m. TTH
    1095 Arrange-9 Hours  ONLINE

    Business 5, Business Law and the Legal Environment (BUS 5)
    Transfer: UC, CSU
    1101 8:00a.m.-10:05a.m. MTWTh
    1102 10:15a.m.-12:20p.m. MTWTh​
    1103 Arrange-9 Hours  ONLINE

    Business 28, Marketing Promotion (BUS 28)
    Transfer: CSU
    4011  6:30p.m.-9:00p.m.  W   Arrange Hours 6.5 (HYBRID)

    Business 34, Introduction to Social Media Marketing (BUS 34)
    Transfer: CSU
    1114 Arrange-9 Hours  ONLINE

    Business 45, Individual Financial Planning (BUS 45)
    Transfer: CSU
    1118 Arrange-9 Hours  ONLINE
    1117  8:00 a.m.-12:20p.m. TTH  (meets for 8 weeks June 23-Aug 13)

    Business 80, Principles of Logistics (BUS 80)
    Transfer: CSU
    1122 Arrange-9 Hours  ONLINE​

  • STEM 

  • STEM: Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math

    Find your inner nerd, discover the natural world, technology and how things work.

    Astronomy 1, Stellar Astronomy (ASTRON 1)
    Transfer: UC, CSU
    1071 Arrange-9 Hours  ONLINE
    1072 Arrange-9 Hours  ONLINE
    1070 8:00a.m.-10:05a.m. MTWTH

    Astronomy 2, Planetary Astronomy (ASTRON 2)
    Transfer: UC, CSU
    1073 Arrange-9 Hours  ONLINE
    1074 Arrange-9 Hours  ONLINE

    Anatomy 1, General Human Anatomy (ANATMY 1)  (4 units)
    Transfer: UC, CSU
    1052 7:30a.m.-11:50a.m. MTWTh Arrange-3 Hours Online
    1053 7:45a.m.-11:05a.m. MTWThF  Arrange-3 Hours Online
    1054 12:30p.m.-4:50p.m. MTWTh
    4002 5:30p.m.-9:45p.m. MTh Arrange-9 Hours Online

    Biology 2, Human Biology (BIOL 2)  
    Transfer: UC, CSU
    1077 8:00a.m.-10:05a.m. MTWTh
    1078 10:15p.m.-2:30p.m. MTWTh
    1079 Arrange-9 Hours  ONLINE 

    Biology 9, Environmental Biology (BIO 9)
    Transfer: UC, CSU
    1085 Arrange-9 Hours  ONLINE
    1086 Arrange-9 Hours  ONLINE

    Biology 15, Marine Biology with Lab (BIO 15)  (4 Units)
    Transfer: UC, CSU
    1087 8:00a.m.-12:00p.m. MTWTh

    Nutrition 1, Introduction to Nutrition Science (NUTR 1)
    Transfer: UC, CSU
    1559 10:15a.m.-12:20p.m. MTThF  (meets for 8 weeks, June 22-Aug. 13)
    1573 Arrange-9 Hours ONLINE
    1574 Arrange-9 Hours  ONLINE
    1575 Arrange-9 Hours  ONLINE​
    4049 6:00p.m.-9:00p.m. TWTh

    Chemistry 9, Everyday Chemistry (CHEM 9)  (5 Units)
    Transfer: UC, CSU  *UC gives no credit for Chemistry 9 if taken after Chemistry 11. Maximum UC credit for Chemistry 9 and 10 combined is one course.
    1123 12:45p.m.-5:50p.m. MW  & 12:45p.m.-5:50p.m. TTh

    Chemistry 10, Introductory General Chemistry(CHEM 10) (5 Units)
    Transfer: UC, CSU  *UC gives no credit for Chemistry 10 if taken after Chemistry 11. Maximum UC credit for Chemistry 9 and 10 combined is one course.
    1124 7:30a.m.-12:35p.m. MW 7:30a.m.-12:35p.m. TTh
    1125 8:00a.m.-12:05p.m. MW 
    8:00a.m.-12:05p.m. TThF
    1126 12:15p.m.-5:20p.m. MW  12:15p.m.-5:20p.m. TTh 
    1128 2:30p.m.-7:35p.m. MW 2:30p.m.-7:35p.m. TTh
    1129 7:45a.m.-12:50p.m. MW
    .7:45a.m.-12:50p.m. TTh 

    Chemistry 11,  General Chemistry 1, (CHEM 11)  (5 Units)
    Transfer: UC, CSU
    4014 5:30p.m.-10:30p.m. MW 5:30p.m.-10:30p.m. TTh
    1119 8:00a.m.-1:10p.m. MW  8:00a.m.-1:10p.m. TThF

    Physics 14, Introduction to Physics with Lab (PHY 14)  (4 Units)
    Transfer: UC, CSU
    1603 8:00a.m.-12:15p.m. MTWTh

    Computer Concepts with Application (CIS 1)
    Transfer: UC, CSU
    1137 10:15a.m.-12:20p.m. MTWTh
    1138 Arrange-9 Hours  ONLINE
    1139 Arrange-9 Hours  ONLINE

    C Programming, (CS 50)
    Transfer: UC, CSU
    1237 8:00a.m.-12:15p.m. TTH
    1238 Arrange-9 Hours
    1239 Arrange-9 Hours   

    Business Information Systems with Applications (CIS 4)
    UC*, CSU
    This is not a beginning computing course. It is recommended that students take CIS 1 prior to CIS 4. Ability to keyboard 25 words per minute is recommended. *No UC credit for CIS 1 or 4 if taken after CS 3.
    1141 8:00a.m.-10:05a.m. MTWTh
    1142 Arrange-9 Hours  ONLINE​

    Microsoft Excel (CIS 30)
    Transfer CSU
    1144 Arrange-9 Hours  ONLINE

    Photoshop 1 (CIS 60A)
    Transfer CSU
    1146 Arrange-9 Hours  ONLINE

    Plane Geometry (MATH 32)
    1527 08:00a.m.-12:20p.m. TTH
    4042 6:00p.m.-9:10pm MW

    Precalculus (MATH 2)
    Transfer: UC, CSU There are many sections of this class.  This is just a sample.
    1494 8:00a.m.-10:50a.m. MTWThF
    1497 3:30p.m.-6:20p.m. MTWThF
    4035 6:30p.m.-9:15p.m. MTWTh

    Elementary tatistics (MATH 54) (4 units)
    Transfer UC, CSU  There are many sections of this course. This is just a sample.
    1533 8:00a.m.-11:00a.m. MTWThF
    1536 12:45p.m.-2:55p.m. MTWThF
    1538 3:30p.m.-5:40p.m. MTWThF
    4044 6:30p.m.-9:30p.m. TWTh

    Introduction to Computer Science (CS 3)
    Transfer: UC, CSU
    1230 8:00a.m.-12:15p.m. MW
    1231 Arrange-9 Hours 
    1233 Arrange-9 Hours

    Visual Basic Programming (CS 15)
    Transfer: UC, CSU
    1234 1:00p.m.-5:15p.m. MW

    Introduction to Cloud Computing (CS 79A)
    Transfer: CSU
    1245 8:00a.m.-12:15p.m. TTH
    1246 Arrange-9 hours- ONLINE

  • Arts, Media and Entertainment 

  • Arts, Media and Entertainment

    Use your creativity to power the world through expression and imagination.

    Design 1, (ART 10A)
    Transfer: UC, CSU
    1063 8:30a.m.-12:00p.m. MTWTh 
    1064 8:30a.m.-12:00p.m. MTWTh
    1065 12:30p.m.-4:00p.m. MTWTh

    Draw
    ing 1, (ART 20A)
    Transfer: UC, CSU
    1066 8:30a.m.-12:00p.m. MTWTh
    1067 12:30p.m.-4:00p.m. MTWTh​

    Cosmetology 18, Skincare 1 (COSM 18)  (.5 Unit)
    1179 12:30p.m.-4:35p.m. T  (meets for 8 weeks, Jun 22-Aug 11)

    Beginning Modern Jazz D
    ance (DANCE 14) (1 unit)
    Transfer: UC, CSU
    4016 5:15p.m.-7:20pmp.m. MTWTH

    Ballet 1 (DANCE 31) (1 unit)
    Transfer: UC, CSU
    1257 08:00a.m.-10:05a.m. MTWTH

    Computer Skills for Digital Media (ET 11)
    Transfer: CSU
    1351 Arrange-15 Hours  ONLINE CLASS

    History of Animation (ET 61)
    Transfer: CSU
    1055 Arrange-9 Hours  ONLINE

    Animation 75, Career Development (Formerly Entertainment Technology 72) (ANIM 75) 3 Units
    Transfer: CSU
    1056 Arrange-6 Hours  ONLINE

    Entertainment Technology 95, Animal Drawing (ET 95) 2 units
    Transfer: CSU
    1374 9:00a.m.-1:00p.m. TWTh

    Fashion Design and Merchandising, Apparel Construction (FASHN 3)
    Transfer: CSU
    4024 5:30p.m.-9:45p.m. MTWTH

    Fashion Design and Merchandising, Fashion Illustration and Advertising (FASHN 9A)
    Transfer: CSU
    1376 10:15a.m.-2:30p.m. MW

    Film Studies, Film Appreciation: Introduction to Cinema (FILM 1)
    Transfer: UC, CSU
    1381 8:00a.m.-12:00p.m. TWTh
    1382 10:00a.m.-2:00p.m. TWTh
    1383 12:30p.m.-4:30p.m. TWTh
    1385 Arrange-12 Hours  ONLINE
    1386 Arrange-12 Hours  ONLINE

    Film Studies, History of Motion Pictures (FILM 2)
    Transfer: UC, CSU
    1388 12:30p.m.-4:30p.m. TWTh
    1387 8:00a.m.-12:00p.m. TWTh

    Film studies, Beginning Scriptwriting, (FILM 20)
    Transfer: UC, CSU
    1389 12:30p.m.-4:45p.m. TTH

    Graphic Design, Introduction to Graphic Design Applications (GR DES 18)
    Transfer: UC, CSU
    1399 9:00a.m.-12:15p.m. TWTh

    Graphic Design, Digital Imaging for Design (GR DES 64)
    Transfer: CSU
    1404 2:00p.m.-5:15p.m. TWTh

    Graphic Design, Web Design 1, (GR DES 65) (2 Units)
    Transfer: CSU
    1405 Arrange-12 Hours  ONLINE

    Graphic Design, Mobile Design (GR DES 75)
    Transfer: CSU
    1407 Arrange-15 Hours  ONLINE

    Interior Architectural Design, 2D Color Theory (INTERAC 34)
    Transfer: CSU
    1441 9:00a.m.-1:30p.m. MW  Arrange-4 Hours ​ Hybrid Class

    Interior Architectural Design, Interior Architectural Design Materials, and Products (INTARC 36) Transfer: CSU
    413 9:00a.m.-1:20p.m. W   Arrange 4.5 Hours Hybrid Class

    Media Studies, Survey of Mass Media Communications (MEDIA 1)
    Transfer: UC, CSU
    1545 8:00a.m.-10:05a.m. MTWTh
    1546 10:15a.m.-12:20p.m. MTWTh
    1550 Arrange-9 Hours ONLINE
    1551 Arrange-9 Hours  ONLINE

    Media Studies, Media, Gender, and Race (MEDIA 10)
    Transfer: UC, CSU
    1553 10:15a.m.-2:35p.m. TTH
    1556 Arrange-9 Hours  ONLINE

    Media Studies, Introduction to Writing and Producing Short Form Media (MEDIA 20)  Transfer: CSU
    1557 Arrange-9 Hours  ONLINE

    Music: Appreciation of Music (MUSIC 32)
    Transfer: UC, CSU
    1560 Arrange-9 Hours  ONLINE
    1561 Arrange-9 Hours  ONLINE
    1562 Arrange-9 Hours  ONLINE
    1563 Arrange-9 Hours   ONLINE

    Music, History of Rock Music (MUSIC 36)
    Transfer: UC, CSU
    4046 6:30p.m.-9:20p.m. TWTH

    Music, Fundamentals of Music (Music 1)
    Transfer: UC, CSU
    1558 10:15a.m.-12:20p.m. MTWTh

    Music, Elementary Voice (MUSIC 50A) (2 units)
    Transfer: UC, CSU
    1566 1:00p.m.-3:50p.m. TWTh
    4047 6:30p.m.-9:20p.m. TWTh

    Music, Elementary Piano, First level (MUSIC 60A) (2 units)
    Transfer: UC, CSU
    1568 10:15a.m.-12:20p.m. MTWTh
    1569 12:30p.m.-2:35p.m. MTWTh

    Music, Popular Guitar, First level (MUSIC 84A) (2 units)
    Transfer: UC, CSU
    1570 1:00p.m.-3:50p.m. TWTh

    Photography, Introduction to Photography (PHOTO 1) (3 units)
    Transfer: UC, CSU
    1590 8:00a.m.-10:05a.m. MTWTh
    1591 10:15a.m.-2:35p.m. MW

    Theater Arts, Introduction to the Theater, (TH ART 2)
    Transfer: UC, CSU

    1653 2:45pm- 4:50pm. MTWTh 

    Theater Arts, Technical Theater Production Workshop (TH ART 18A)
    Transfer: UC, CSU
    1654 Arrange-9 Hours

    Theater Arts, Acting 1, (TH ART 41)
    Transfer: UC, CSU
    1656 12:30p.m.-2:35p.m. MTWTh​

  • Health and Wellness 

  • Health and Wellness

    Heal yourself, heal the world.

    Health Education, Fundamentals of Healthful Living (HEALTH 10)
    Transfer: UC, CSU
    1408 10:15a.m.-12:20p.m. MTWTh
    1409 Arrange-9 Hours  ONLINE 
    1410 Arrange-9 Hours  ONLINE
    1411 Arrange-9 Hours  ONLINE