Fall 2011 Class Schedule (ARC)



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ENGR 300    Introduction to Engineering    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None
Advisory: ENGWR 102 or 103 and ENGRD 116 or ESLR 320 AND ESLW 320.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC
Description: This course is an introduction to the engineering and engineering technology professions and their place in industry. It includes an explanation of engineering and engineering technology options and curricula involved. The topics include an emphasis on problem-solving techniques used in engineering and engineering technology. This course is recommended for all entering engineering, engineering technology and design technology students.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Aug 20-Oct 14
W         05:00PM-07:05PM LEC M.Moreno             ARC MAIN Tech Ed 310     11262 
Textbook
Th        10:30AM-12:35PM LEC M.Moreno             ARC MAIN Tech Ed 310     12546 Textbook


ENGR 305    Basic Technical Drawing    3 Units

Prerequisite: None
Advisory: ENGWR 102 or 103 and ENGRD 116; or ESLR 320 and ESLW 320, or placement through the assessment process.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 72 hours LAB
Description: This course introduces the graphical tools and instruments used to generate, analyze and interpret engineering drawings. This class is required for engineering students. Topics include lettering, geometric construction, or orthographic projection, auxiliary drawings, sectioning, and dimensioning.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
TTh       01:00PM-01:50PM LEC M.Moreno             ARC MAIN Tech Ed 311     12298 
Textbook
TTh       02:00PM-03:40PM LAB M.Moreno             ARC MAIN Tech Ed 311       


ENGR 310    Engineering Survey Measurements    4 Units

Prerequisite: MATH 330.
Advisory: ENGWR 102 or 103, and ENGRD 116; or ESLR 320 and ESLW 320.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course covers the basic fundamentals of surveying for engineers. Electronic surveying instruments are used in this course to develop the principles of measurement for distance, elevations and angles. Additional topics include discussions on systematic and random errors, line directions, profiles and cross-sections, traverse computations, horizontal and vertical curves, and earthwork quantity calculations. This course is intended for civil engineers, but may also be required for other programs. (CAN ENGR 10)

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
TTh       04:00PM-05:20PM LEC R.Mahallati          ARC MAIN Tech Ed 312     11264 
Textbook
F         03:00PM-06:15PM LAB R.Mahallati          ARC MAIN Tech Ed 312       


ENGR 312    Engineering Graphics    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGR 305 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 72 hours LAB
Description: This course applies the graphical tools needed to analyze, interpret, and solve engineering problems. The engineering design process is taught using manual and introductory interactive computer-aided design and drafting (CADD) tools to solve typical three-dimensional engineering problems. Topics include descriptive geometry, vector graphics, orthogonal projection, and primary and secondary auxiliary views. This course is intended for mechanical and civil engineering majors, but may also be required for other programs.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
MW        01:00PM-01:50PM LEC H.Bell               ARC MAIN Tech Ed 312     11370 
Textbook
MW        02:00PM-03:50PM LAB H.Bell               ARC MAIN Tech Ed 312       


ENGR 401    Introduction to Electrical Circuits and Devices    3.5 Units

Prerequisite: PHYS 421 with a grade of "C" or better
Corequisite: MATH 420
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 36 hours LAB
Description: This course covers the basic fundamentals of electrical circuit theory and analysis for engineers. Topics include circuit analysis techniques, sinusoidal analysis, phasors, first- and second-order circuits with natural and step responses, operational amplifiers, and average power. This course is intended to provide a solid foundation for upper division engineering courses.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC H.Bell               ARC MAIN Tech Ed 310     16006 
Textbook
MW        10:30AM-11:35AM LAB H.Bell               ARC MAIN Tech Ed 310       
T         06:00PM-09:05PM LEC H.Bell               ARC MAIN Tech Ed 310     11268 Textbook
Th        06:00PM-08:05PM LAB H.Bell               ARC MAIN Tech Ed 310       


ENGR 413    Properties of Materials    4.5 Units

Prerequisite: CHEM 400 and PHYS 410 with grades of "C" or better
Advisory: ENGWR 300 and ESLR 340
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 72 hours LEC ; 27 hours LAB
Description: This is an introductory course in properties of materials used in engineering. This course places emphasis upon the theory underlying the behavior of engineering materials. The course includes a laboratory component, in which work will cover the testing of metals, polymers, composites, wood and other materials.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
M         01:30PM-03:50PM LEC M.Moreno             ARC MAIN Tech Ed 310     11274 
Textbook
W         01:30PM-02:40PM LEC M.Moreno             ARC MAIN Tech Ed 310     11274 Textbook
W         02:50PM-04:10PM LAB M.Moreno             ARC MAIN Tech Ed 310       


ENGR 420    Statics    3 Units

Prerequisite: MATH 401 and PHYS 410 with grades of "C" or better.
Advisory: ENGR 305 or DESGN 300, and MATH 410.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course covers the study of bodies in equilibrium with emphasis on force systems, structures, distributed loads, friction and virtual work. In this course, analytical rather than graphical methods of problem solving will be emphasized. (CAN ENGR 8)

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC H.Bell               ARC MAIN Tech Ed 310     11272 
Textbook
MW        12:00PM-01:20PM LEC M.Moreno             ARC MAIN Tech Ed 310     29540 Textbook

Fall 2011 Class Schedule

Updated: December 5, 2011