Fall 2018 Class Schedule (ARC)



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PS 300    Introduction to Physical Science    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: MATH 100, 104 or 132 with a grade of "C" or better, AND eligible for ENGRD 310 or ENGRD 312 AND ENGWR 300; OR ESLR 340 AND ESLW 340.
General Education: AA/AS Area IV; CSU Area B1; IGETC Area 5A
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course covers the fundamental concepts of astronomy, geology, physics, chemistry, and meteorology. It is designed for the student with little or no science background. It is not recommended for science, mathematics, or engineering majors.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

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PS 301    Physical Science Laboratory    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
Corequisite: PS 300
Advisory: MATH 100, 104, or 132
General Education: CSU Area B3; IGETC Area 5C
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LAB
Description: This laboratory course provides hands-on experiments in several disciplines in the physical sciences, including physics, chemistry, earth science, and astronomy.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

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PS 495    Independent Studies in Physical Science    1-3 Units

Prerequisite: None
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 162 hours LAB
Description: Independent Study is an opportunity for the student to extend classroom experience in this subject, while working independently of a formal classroom situation. Independent study is an extension of work offered in a specific class in the college catalog. To be eligible for independent study, students must have completed the basic regular catalog course at American River College. They must also discuss the study with a professor in this subject and secure approval. Only one independent study for each catalog course will be allowed.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

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Fall 2018 Class Schedule

Updated: May 25, 2018