Fall 2012 Class Schedule (ARC)



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CHEM 305    Introduction to Chemistry    5 Units

Prerequisite: MATH 100 or 104 with a grade of "C" or better
Advisory: ENGWR 102 or 103, and ENGRD 116 with a grade "C" or better; OR ESLR 320 and ESLW 320 with a grade "C" or better; OR placement through assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area IV; CSU Area B1; CSU Area B3; IGETC Area 5A; IGETC Area 5C
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 72 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course covers general principles of chemistry, such as unit analysis, atomic structure, nomenclature, mole concept, stoichiometry, and gases. A brief introduction to organic chemistry and biochemistry is provided. It is primarily designed for allied health majors.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20
TTh       10:30AM-12:35PM LEC G.Jorgensen          ARC MAIN Science 422       
T         12:45PM-03:50PM LAB G.Jorgensen          ARC MAIN Science 407     10489 
Textbook
Th        12:45PM-03:50PM LAB G.Jorgensen          ARC MAIN Science 407     10636 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 2 labs listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion listed above.

WF        10:30AM-12:35PM LEC D.Gottke             ARC MAIN Science 422       
W         12:45PM-03:50PM LAB D.Gottke             ARC MAIN Science 407     11396 Textbook
F         12:45PM-03:50PM LAB D.Gottke             ARC MAIN Science 407     11397 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 2 labs listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion listed above.

MW        11:55AM-02:00PM LEC G.Jorgensen          ARC MAIN Science 401       
M         08:30AM-11:45AM LAB G.Jorgensen          ARC MAIN Science 407     10491 Textbook
W         08:30AM-11:35AM LAB G.Jorgensen          ARC MAIN Science 407     10637 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 2 labs listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion listed above.

TTh       01:30PM-03:35PM LEC A.Romo               ARC MAIN Science 420       
T         04:00PM-07:05PM LAB C.Corwin             ARC MAIN Science 407     11399 Textbook
Th        04:00PM-07:05PM LAB C.Corwin             ARC MAIN Science 407     11400 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 2 labs listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion listed above.

MW        04:15PM-06:20PM LEC M.Payne              ARC MAIN Science 481       
M         06:30PM-09:45PM LAB M.Payne              ARC MAIN Science 407     10493 Textbook
W         06:30PM-09:35PM LAB M.Payne              ARC MAIN Science 407     11081 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 2 labs listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion listed above.

TTh       06:30PM-08:35PM LEC R.Grider             ARC MAIN Science 401       
TTh       04:30PM-05:50PM LAB R.Grider             ARC MAIN Science 408     10495 Textbook
TTh       08:45PM-10:05PM LAB R.Grider             ARC MAIN Science 407     10496 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 2 labs listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion listed above.


CHEM 306    Introduction to Chemistry    5 Units

Prerequisite: CHEM 305 with a grade of "C" or better
Advisory: ENGWR 102 or 103, and ENGRD 116 with a grade "C" or better; OR ESLR 320, ESLL 320 and ESLW 320 with a grade "C" or better; or placement through assessment process.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 72 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course is a continuation of CHEM 305. It covers the organic functional groups and reactions involved in the chemistry of life (biochemistry), as applied to the health sciences.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20
MW        09:00AM-11:05AM LEC E.Niedzinski         ARC MAIN Science 420       
MW        11:20AM-12:40PM LAB E.Niedzinski         ARC MAIN Science 405     10638 
Textbook
MW        12:50PM-02:10PM LAB E.Niedzinski         ARC MAIN Science 405     10498 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 2 labs listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion listed above.

TTh       12:30PM-02:35PM LEC E.Niedzinski         ARC MAIN Science 401       
TTh       08:00AM-09:20AM LAB E.Niedzinski         ARC MAIN Science 405     11209 Textbook
TTh       09:30AM-10:50AM LAB E.Niedzinski         ARC MAIN Science 405     11210 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 2 labs listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion listed above.


NOTE: Goggles that conform to specific requirements (labeled Z87+, Z87.1+, or Z94.3+) are required by the first laboratory class and must be worn at all times during laboratory activities. Goggles will not be provided by the Chemistry Department.


CHEM 309    Integrated General, Organic, and Biological Chemistry    5 Units

Prerequisite: MATH 100, 104, or 129 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement through the assessment process.
Advisory: ENGRD 116, ENGWR 102, ESLR 320, ESLW 320, and MATH 120
General Education: AA/AS Area IV; CSU Area B1; CSU Area B3
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 72 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course is an intensive survey of general, organic, and biological chemistry specifically designed for nursing majors and other health-related fields. Topics include general chemistry, organic chemistry, and biological chemistry as they apply to chemistry of the human body. This course satisfies the requirements of those health-career programs which require one semester of chemistry. Students who had chemistry in high school and retained some it are advised to take CHEM 309. Students who have not taken a chemistry course recently or have never taken a chemistry course are advised to take the CHEM 305 & 306 sequence. Students enrolled in CHEM 309 are strongly encouraged to co-enroll in CHEM 311.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20
FSa       09:00AM-11:05AM LEC D.Roy                ARC MAIN Science 401       
FSa       11:15AM-12:35PM LAB D.Roy                ARC MAIN Science 403     11664 
Textbook
FSa       12:45PM-02:05PM LAB D.Roy                ARC MAIN Science 403     12097 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 2 lab section numbers listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion listed above.

TTh       08:45AM-10:50AM LEC D.Meadows            ARC MAIN Science 481       
T         11:25AM-02:30PM LAB D.Meadows            ARC MAIN Science 403     11663 Textbook
Th        11:25AM-02:30PM LAB D.Meadows            ARC MAIN Science 403     11662 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 2 labs listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion listed above.

MW        04:30PM-06:35PM LEC D.Meadows            ARC MAIN Science 401       
M         07:00PM-10:15PM LAB D.Meadows            ARC MAIN Science 403     12754 Textbook
W         07:00PM-10:05PM LAB D.Meadows            ARC MAIN Science 403     12755 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 2 labs listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion listed above.

TTh       02:45PM-04:50PM LEC J.Jimenez            ARC MAIN Science 401       
MW        05:00PM-06:20PM LAB J.Jimenez            ARC MAIN Science 403     13312 Textbook
TTh       05:00PM-06:20PM LAB J.Jimenez            ARC MAIN Science 403     13313 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 2 labs listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion listed above.


NOTE: Goggles that conform to specific requirements (labeled Z87+, Z87.1+, or Z94.3+) are required by the first laboratory class and must be worn at all times during laboratory activities. Goggles will not be provided by the Chemistry Department.


CHEM 310    Chemical Calculations    4 Units

Prerequisite: MATH 100, 104, or 129 with a grade of "C" or better
Corequisite: MATH 120 or 124
Advisory: ENGWR 102 or 103, and ENGRD 116 with a grade of "C" or better; OR ESLR 320 and ESLW 320 with a grade of "C" or better.
General Education: AA/AS Area IV
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course introduces calculations, terminology, chemical and laboratory techniques. It provides intensive problem solving skills necessary for CHEM 400.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20
TTh       09:30AM-10:50AM LEC K.Pesis              ARC MAIN Science 401       
T         11:15AM-02:20PM LAB K.Pesis              ARC MAIN Science 405     10501 
Textbook
Th        11:15AM-02:20PM LAB K.Pesis              ARC MAIN Science 405     10502 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 2 labs listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion listed above.

MW        10:00AM-11:20AM LEC K.Pesis              ARC MAIN Science 401       
M         11:45AM-03:00PM LAB K.Pesis              ARC MAIN Science 402     10504 Textbook
W         11:45AM-02:50PM LAB K.Pesis              ARC MAIN Science 402     18958 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 2 labs listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion listed above.

TTh       05:30PM-06:50PM LEC K.Pesis              ARC MAIN Science 424     10505 Textbook
TTh       07:00PM-08:20PM LAB K.Pesis              ARC MAIN Science 405       

NOTE: Goggles that conform to specific requirements (labeled Z87+, Z87.1+, or Z94.3+) are required by the first laboratory class and must be worn at all times during laboratory activities. Goggles will not be provided by the Chemistry Department.


CHEM 400    General Chemistry    5 Units

Prerequisite: MATH 120, 124 or 129 with a grade of "C" or better AND one of the following: 1) CHEM 310 with a grade of "C" or better 2) Or CHEM 305 with a grade of "C" or better and placement through the chemistry assessment process 3) Or High School chemistry with a grade of "C" or better and placement through the chemistry assessment process
Advisory: ENGWR 102 or 103, and ENGRD 116 with a grade of "C" or better; OR ESLR 320 and ESLW 320 with a grade of "C" or better; OR placement through assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area IV; CSU Area B1; CSU Area B3; IGETC Area 5A; IGETC Area 5C
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 108 hours LAB
Description: This course covers the basic principles of chemistry with an emphasis on chemical calculations, chemical reactions including balancing of complicated reduction-oxidation (REDOX) reactions, stoichiometry, gas laws, thermochemistry, atomic structure and bonding theories, ionic equations, solutions, intermolecular forces and phases of matter and acid/base chemistry including titrations and pH. Laboratory work is devoted to investigations of the theoretical work discussed in lecture.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20
TTh       11:00AM-12:20PM LEC V.Wheaton            ARC MAIN Science 420       
TTh       07:45AM-10:50AM LAB V.Wheaton            ARC MAIN Science 402     10475 
Textbook
TTh       01:00PM-04:05PM LAB V.Wheaton            ARC MAIN Science 402     10634 Textbook
MW        08:00AM-11:05AM LAB V.Wheaton            ARC MAIN Science 402     13310 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 3 labs listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion listed above.

MW        11:30AM-12:50PM LEC B.Weissbart          ARC MAIN Science 420       
MW        08:00AM-11:05AM LAB B.Weissbart          ARC MAIN Science 403     10472 Textbook
MW        01:15PM-04:20PM LAB B.Weissbart          ARC MAIN Science 403     10618 Textbook
TTh       08:00AM-11:05AM LAB B.Weissbart          ARC MAIN Science 403     10633 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 3 labs listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion listed above.

TTh       08:00AM-09:20AM LEC M.Maddox             ARC MAIN Science 420       
TTh       12:45PM-03:50PM LAB M.Maddox             ARC MAIN Science 408     10635 Textbook
TTh       09:30AM-12:35PM LAB M.Maddox             ARC MAIN Science 408     10477 Textbook
MW        10:00AM-01:05PM LAB M.Maddox             ARC MAIN Science 408     10473 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 3 labs listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion listed above.

TTh       05:30PM-06:50PM LEC D.Stewart            ARC MAIN Science 420       
TTh       07:00PM-10:05PM LAB D.Stewart            ARC MAIN Science 408     10483 Textbook
MW        01:30PM-04:35PM LAB D.Stewart            ARC MAIN Science 408     11562 Textbook
MW        05:30PM-08:35PM LAB D.Stewart            ARC MAIN Science 408     11563 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 3 labs listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion listed above.


NOTE: Goggles that conform to specific requirements (labeled Z87+, Z87.1+, or Z94.3+) are required by the first laboratory class and must be worn at all times during laboratory activities. Goggles will not be provided by the Chemistry Department.


CHEM 401    General Chemistry    5 Units

Prerequisite: CHEM 400 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: CSU Area B1; CSU Area B3; IGETC Area 5A; IGETC Area 5C
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 108 hours LAB
Description: This course is a continuation of the principles of chemistry with emphasis on equilibria, bonding, thermodynamics, kinetics, and electrochemistry. A brief introduction to organic chemistry is included. Laboratory work is devoted to qualitative analysis and experiments dealing with the theoretical work discussed in lecture.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20
MW        08:30AM-09:50AM LEC L.Zarzana            ARC MAIN Science 401       
MW        01:45PM-04:50PM LAB L.Zarzana            ARC MAIN Science 400     10485 
Textbook
MW        10:20AM-01:25PM LAB L.Zarzana            ARC MAIN Science 400     10619 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 2 labs listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion listed above.

TTh       11:00AM-12:20PM LEC D.Meador             ARC MAIN Science 401       
TTh       07:45AM-10:50AM LAB D.Meador             ARC MAIN Science 400     10487 Textbook
TTh       01:00PM-04:05PM LAB D.Meador             ARC MAIN Science 400     11565 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 2 labs listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion listed above.

MW        05:30PM-06:50PM LEC D.Meador             ARC MAIN Science 422     11564 Textbook
MW        07:00PM-10:05PM LAB D.Meador             ARC MAIN Science 400       

NOTE: Goggles that conform to specific requirements (labeled Z87+, Z87.1+, or Z94.3+) are required by the first laboratory class and must be worn at all times during laboratory activities. Goggles will not be provided by the Chemistry Department.


CHEM 420    Organic Chemistry    5 Units

Prerequisite: CHEM 401 with a grade of "C" or better.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 108 hours LAB
Description: This course is designed primarily for chemistry, chemical engineering, premedical, pharmacy and other majors who require a more intensive course than CHEM 423. Emphasis is on the application of modern principles regarding structure, reactivity, methods of synthesis and physical properties of carbon compounds.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20
MW        02:30PM-03:50PM LEC K.Casale             ARC MAIN Science 401       
MW        08:00AM-11:05AM LAB K.Casale             ARC MAIN Science 406     10508 
Textbook
TTh       08:30AM-11:35AM LAB K.Casale             ARC MAIN Science 406     10639 Textbook
MW        11:15AM-02:20PM LAB K.Casale             ARC MAIN Science 406     10640 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 3 labs listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion listed above.

MW        05:40PM-07:00PM LEC T.Hong               ARC MAIN Science 420       
MW        07:10PM-10:15PM LAB T.Hong               ARC MAIN Science 406     10621 Textbook
MW        02:25PM-05:30PM LAB T.Hong               ARC MAIN Science 405     11233 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 2 labs listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion listed above.


NOTE: Goggles that conform to specific requirements (labeled Z87+, Z87.1+, or Z94.3+) are required by the first laboratory class and must be worn at all times during laboratory activities. Goggles will not be provided by the Chemistry Department.


CHEM 421    Organic Chemistry    5 Units

Prerequisite: CHEM 420 with a grade of "C" or better.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 108 hours LAB
Description: This course covers general physical and chemical properties of aromatic compounds, ethers, carbonyl compounds, amines, carbonyl derivatives, and biological compounds of interest. It also includes mass spectrometry, UV-VIS spectrometry, and carbon-13 NMR. Special attention is given to development of reaction mechanisms, methods of organic synthesis and instrumental analysis as it applies to organic chemistry.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20
TTh       05:30PM-06:50PM LEC D.Roy                ARC MAIN Science 481       
TTh       02:00PM-05:05PM LAB D.Roy                ARC MAIN Science 406     10622 
Textbook

NOTE: Goggles that conform to specific requirements (labeled Z87+, Z87.1+, or Z94.3+) are required by the first laboratory class and must be worn at all times during laboratory activities. Goggles will not be provided by the Chemistry Department.

TBA       12:00AM-12:00AM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                 18963 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 2 labs listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion listed above.


NOTE: Goggles that conform to specific requirements (labeled Z87+, Z87.1+, or Z94.3+) are required by the first laboratory class and must be worn at all times during laboratory activities. Goggles will not be provided by the Chemistry Department.

Fall 2012 Class Schedule

Updated: November 5, 2012