Fall 2014 Class Schedule (ARC)



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CHEM 305    Introduction to Chemistry    5 Units

Prerequisite: MATH 100, 104, or 132 with a grade of "C" or better
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: 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. (C-ID CHEM 101)

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 23-Dec 18
TTh       10:30AM-12:35PM LEC G.Jorgensen          ARC MAIN Science 422       
T         12:45PM-03:50PM LAB S.Ghasemiyeh         ARC MAIN Science 407     10451 
Textbook
Th        12:45PM-03:50PM LAB S.Ghasemiyeh         ARC MAIN Science 407     10586 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 2 labs listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion listed above.

MW        10:30AM-12:35PM LEC M.Payne              ARC MAIN Science 420       
M         12:45PM-03:50PM LAB M.Payne              ARC MAIN Science 407     11224 Textbook
W         12:45PM-03:50PM LAB M.Payne              ARC MAIN Science 407     11225 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 2 labs listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion listed above.

MW        12:00PM-02:05PM LEC G.Jorgensen          ARC MAIN Science 401       
M         08:30AM-11:45AM LAB G.Jorgensen          ARC MAIN Science 407     10453 Textbook
W         08:30AM-11:35AM LAB G.Jorgensen          ARC MAIN Science 407     10587 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 2 labs listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion listed above.

TTh       01:45PM-03:50PM LEC M.Payne              ARC MAIN Science 420       
T         04:00PM-07:05PM LAB M.Payne              ARC MAIN Science 407     11227 Textbook
Th        04:00PM-07:05PM LAB M.Payne              ARC MAIN Science 407     11228 Textbook
TTh       04:15PM-05:35PM LAB C.Corwin             ARC MAIN Science 402     20086 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 3 labs listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion listed above.

MW        04:45PM-06:50PM LEC T.Hilger-Estrada     ARC MAIN Arts & Sci 112    
M         07:00PM-10:05PM LAB T.Hilger-Estrada     ARC MAIN Science 402     10455 Textbook
W         07:00PM-10:05PM LAB T.Hilger-Estrada     ARC MAIN Science 402     10958 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     10457 Textbook
TTh       08:45PM-10:05PM LAB R.Grider             ARC MAIN Science 407     10458 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: Eligible for ENGRD 310 or ENGRD 312 AND ENGWR 300; OR ESLR 340 AND ESLW 340.
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 23-Dec 18
MW        08:30AM-10:35AM LEC E.Niedzinski         ARC MAIN Arts & Sci 112    
M         10:45AM-02:00PM LAB E.Niedzinski         ARC MAIN Science 405     10588 
Textbook
W         10:45AM-01:50PM LAB E.Niedzinski         ARC MAIN Science 405     10460 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 2 labs listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion listed above.

TTh       11:15AM-01:20PM LEC E.Niedzinski         ARC MAIN Arts & Sci 112    
T         08:00AM-11:05AM LAB E.Niedzinski         ARC MAIN Science 405     11064 Textbook
Th        08:00AM-11:05AM LAB E.Niedzinski         ARC MAIN Science 405     11065 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, 129, or 132 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement through the assessment process.
Advisory: ENGRD 116, ENGWR 102, ESLR 320, and ESLW 320; AND MATH 120, MATH 124, or MATH 133
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 23-Dec 18
MW        11:15AM-01:20PM LEC D.Roy                ARC MAIN Arts & Sci 112    
MW        08:00AM-09:20AM LAB D.Roy                ARC MAIN Science 402     11428 
Textbook
MW        09:30AM-10:50AM LAB D.Roy                ARC MAIN Science 402     11762 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 2 labs listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion listed above.

TTh       08:45AM-10:50AM LEC D.Roy                ARC MAIN Arts & Sci 112    
TTh       11:15AM-12:35PM LAB D.Roy                ARC MAIN Science 403     11427 Textbook
TTh       12:45PM-02:05PM LAB D.Roy                ARC MAIN Science 403     11426 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 2 labs listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion listed above.

MW        02:15PM-04:20PM LEC A.Romo               ARC MAIN Science 401       
MW        02:15PM-04:20PM LEC S.Ghasemiyeh         ARC MAIN Science 401       
M         04:30PM-07:45PM LAB A.Romo               ARC MAIN Science 403     12130 Textbook
M         04:30PM-07:45PM LAB S.Ghasemiyeh         ARC MAIN Science 403     12130 Textbook
W         04:30PM-07:35PM LAB A.Romo               ARC MAIN Science 403     12131 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 2 labs listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion listed above.

W         04:30PM-07:35PM LAB S.Ghasemiyeh         ARC MAIN Science 403     12131 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 2 labs listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion listed above.

TTh       04:15PM-06:20PM LEC J.Jimenez            ARC MAIN Science 401       
T         06:30PM-09:35PM LAB J.Jimenez            ARC MAIN Science 403     12370 Textbook
Th        06:30PM-09:35PM LAB J.Jimenez            ARC MAIN Science 403     12371 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, 129, or 132 with a grade of "C" or better
Corequisite: MATH 120, 124, or 133
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 23-Dec 18
TTh       09:30AM-10:50AM LEC K.Pesis              ARC MAIN Science 401       
T         11:15AM-02:20PM LAB K.Pesis              ARC MAIN Science 405     10463 
Textbook
Th        11:15AM-02:20PM LAB K.Pesis              ARC MAIN Science 405     10464 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 2 labs listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion listed above.

MW        10:20AM-11:40AM LEC K.Pesis              ARC MAIN Science 401       
M         12:00PM-03:15PM LAB K.Pesis              ARC MAIN Science 402     10466 Textbook
W         12:00PM-03:05PM LAB K.Pesis              ARC MAIN Science 402     12445 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 D.Gottke             ARC MAIN Arts & Sci 104    
T         07:00PM-10:05PM LAB D.Gottke             ARC MAIN Science 405     10468 Textbook
Th        07:00PM-10:05PM LAB D.Gottke             ARC MAIN Science 405     19227 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 V.Wheaton            Off Campus Natomas/Ik D210 19214 Textbook
MW        07:00PM-08:20PM LAB V.Wheaton            Off Campus Natomas/Ik D210   

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, 129 or 133 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. (C-ID CHEM 110)

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 23-Dec 18
TTh       11:00AM-12:20PM LEC V.Wheaton            ARC MAIN Science 420       
TTh       07:45AM-10:50AM LAB V.Wheaton            ARC MAIN Science 402     10437 
Textbook
TTh       01:00PM-04:05PM LAB V.Wheaton            ARC MAIN Science 402     10584 Textbook
MW        07:45AM-10:50AM LAB V.Wheaton            ARC MAIN Science 408     12368 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 3 labs listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion listed above.

MW        08:00AM-09:20AM LEC B.Weissbart          ARC MAIN Science 420       
MW        09:45AM-12:50PM LAB B.Weissbart          ARC MAIN Science 403     10434 Textbook
MW        01:15PM-04:20PM LAB B.Weissbart          ARC MAIN Science 403     10568 Textbook
TTh       08:00AM-11:05AM LAB B.Weissbart          ARC MAIN Science 403     10583 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     10585 Textbook
TTh       09:30AM-12:35PM LAB M.Maddox             ARC MAIN Science 408     10439 Textbook
MW        11:00AM-02:05PM LAB M.Maddox             ARC MAIN Science 408     10435 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     10445 Textbook
MW        02:30PM-05:35PM LAB S.Lievens            ARC MAIN Science 408     11346 Textbook
MW        02:30PM-05:35PM LAB D.Stewart            ARC MAIN Science 408     11346 Textbook
MW        06:30PM-09:35PM LAB D.Stewart            ARC MAIN Science 408     11347 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 23-Dec 18
MW        08:30AM-09:50AM LEC L.Zarzana            ARC MAIN Science 401       
MW        01:45PM-04:50PM LAB L.Zarzana            ARC MAIN Science 400     10447 
Textbook
MW        10:20AM-01:25PM LAB L.Zarzana            ARC MAIN Science 400     10569 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 2 labs listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion listed above.

TTh       12:00PM-01:20PM LEC D.Meador             ARC MAIN Science 401       
TTh       08:30AM-11:35AM LAB D.Meador             ARC MAIN Science 400     10449 Textbook
TTh       01:30PM-04:35PM LAB D.Meador             ARC MAIN Science 400     11349 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 Arts & Sci 104  11348 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 23-Dec 18
MW        03:00PM-04:20PM LEC K.Casale             ARC MAIN Arts & Sci 112    
MW        08:30AM-11:35AM LAB K.Casale             ARC MAIN Science 406     10470 
Textbook
MW        11:45AM-02:50PM LAB K.Casale             ARC MAIN Science 406     10589 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 2 labs listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion listed above.

TTh       03:00PM-04:20PM LEC T.Hong               ARC MAIN Arts & Sci 112    
TTh       08:30AM-11:35AM LAB K.Casale             ARC MAIN Science 406     19229 Textbook
TTh       11:45AM-02:50PM LAB T.Hong               ARC MAIN Science 406     19230 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 2 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 401       
MW        07:10PM-10:15PM LAB T.Hong               ARC MAIN Science 406     10571 Textbook
MW        02:25PM-05:30PM LAB D.Meadows            ARC MAIN Science 405     11086 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 23-Dec 18
TTh       05:40PM-07:00PM LEC D.Meadows            ARC MAIN Arts & Sci 112    
TTh       02:25PM-05:30PM LAB D.Meadows            ARC MAIN Science 405     10572 
Textbook
TTh       07:10PM-10:15PM LAB D.Meadows            ARC MAIN Science 406     12783 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 2014 Class Schedule

Updated: November 24, 2014