Spring 2012 Class Schedule (ARC)



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CHEM 130    Chemistry for Funeral Service    4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Corequisite: BUS 340, ENGWR 300, FSE 110, and FSE 160
Enrollment Limitation: Acceptance into the Funeral Service Education program.
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: This course is a survey of the basic principles of chemistry as they relate to funeral service. Topics include chemical principles involved in sanitation, disinfection, public health, and embalming practices. The development and use of personal, professional, and community sanitation practices are covered, as well as use and precautions related to potentially harmful chemicals that are currently used in the field of funeral service.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
TTh       05:30PM-07:35PM LEC D.Roy                ARC MAIN HeEd 702        20058 
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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 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
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, Jan 14-May 16
MF        11:00AM-01:05PM LEC H.Van Atta           ARC MAIN Science 422       
M         01:15PM-04:30PM LAB C.Corwin             ARC MAIN Science 408     20070 
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F         01:15PM-04:20PM LAB C.Corwin             ARC MAIN Science 407     20071 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 2 labs listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion.

TTh       10:00AM-12:05PM LEC H.Davison            ARC MAIN Science 422       
T         12:30PM-03:35PM LAB H.Davison            ARC MAIN Science 407     10504 Textbook
Th        12:30PM-03:35PM LAB H.Davison            ARC MAIN Science 407     10642 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 2 labs listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion.

TTh       12:30PM-02:35PM LEC G.Jorgensen          ARC MAIN Science 420       
T         09:00AM-12:05PM LAB G.Jorgensen          ARC MAIN Science 407     10653 Textbook
Th        09:00AM-12:05PM LAB G.Jorgensen          ARC MAIN Science 407     10654 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 2 labs listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion.

MW        12:15PM-02:20PM LEC G.Jorgensen          ARC MAIN Science 420       
M         02:30PM-05:45PM LAB G.Jorgensen          ARC MAIN Science 407     10506 Textbook
W         02:30PM-05:35PM LAB G.Jorgensen          ARC MAIN Science 407     10643 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 2 labs listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion.

TTh       02:30PM-04:35PM LEC N.Allen              ARC MAIN Science 401       
TTh       04:45PM-06:05PM LAB N.Allen              ARC MAIN Science 407     11419 Textbook
Enroll in the lab listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion.

MW        06:10PM-08:15PM LEC R.Grider             ARC MAIN Science 401       
MW        04:40PM-06:00PM LAB R.Grider             ARC MAIN Science 408     10508 Textbook
MW        08:25PM-09:45PM LAB R.Grider             ARC MAIN Science 408     11096 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 2 labs listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion.

TTh       04:30PM-06:35PM LEC M.Payne              ARC MAIN Science 481       
T         06:45PM-09:50PM LAB M.Payne              ARC MAIN Science 407     20073 Textbook
Th        06:45PM-09:50PM LAB M.Payne              ARC MAIN Science 407     20074 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 2 labs listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion.


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 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, Jan 14-May 16
MW        12:30PM-02:35PM LEC K.Pesis              ARC MAIN Science 401       
MW        09:30AM-10:50AM LAB K.Pesis              ARC MAIN Science 405     10644 
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TTh       12:00PM-02:05PM LEC K.Pesis              ARC MAIN Science 401       
TTh       08:00AM-09:20AM LAB K.Pesis              ARC MAIN Science 405     11211 Textbook
TTh       09:30AM-10:50AM LAB K.Pesis              ARC MAIN Science 405     11212 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 2 labs listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion.

TTh       06:00PM-08:05PM LEC D.Gottke             ARC MAIN Science 420       
TTh       04:15PM-05:35PM LAB D.Gottke             ARC MAIN Science 405     12025 Textbook
TTh       08:15PM-09:35PM LAB D.Gottke             ARC MAIN Science 405     12026 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 2 labs listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion.

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 or 104 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, Jan 14-May 16
F         09:00AM-11:05AM LEC D.Roy                ARC MAIN Science 401       
Sa        09:00AM-11:05AM LEC D.Roy                ARC MAIN Science 401       
F         11:15AM-12:35PM LAB D.Roy                ARC MAIN Science 403     11641 
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Sa        11:15AM-12:35PM LAB D.Roy                ARC MAIN Science 403     11641 Textbook
F         12:45PM-02:05PM LAB D.Roy                ARC MAIN Science 403     12420 Textbook
Sa        12:45PM-02:05PM LAB D.Roy                ARC MAIN Science 403     12420 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 2 labs listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion.

TTh       08:00AM-10:05AM LEC D.Meadows            ARC MAIN Science 401       
T         11:15AM-02:20PM LAB D.Meadows            ARC MAIN Science 403     11640 Textbook
Th        11:15AM-02:20PM LAB D.Meadows            ARC MAIN Science 403     11639 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 2 labs listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion.

MW        02:45PM-04:50PM LEC D.Meadows            ARC MAIN Science 401       
MW        05:00PM-06:20PM LAB D.Meadows            ARC MAIN Science 403     13051 Textbook
MW        06:30PM-07:50PM LAB D.Meadows            ARC MAIN Science 403     20075 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 2 labs listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion.

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 or 104 with a grade of "C" or better
Corequisite: MATH 120 or 124
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.
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, Jan 14-May 16
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC V.Wheaton            ARC MAIN Science 401       
T         12:15PM-03:20PM LAB V.Wheaton            ARC MAIN Science 405     10516 
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Th        12:15PM-03:20PM LAB V.Wheaton            ARC MAIN Science 405     20263 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 2 labs listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion.

MW        10:00AM-11:20AM LEC V.Wheaton            ARC MAIN Science 401       
M         11:45AM-03:00PM LAB V.Wheaton            ARC MAIN Science 402     10518 Textbook
W         11:45AM-02:50PM LAB V.Wheaton            ARC MAIN Science 402     10519 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 2 labs listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion.

TTh       06:00PM-07:20PM LEC V.Wheaton            ARC MAIN Science 401     10520 Textbook
TTh       07:30PM-08:50PM LAB V.Wheaton            ARC MAIN Science 403       

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 OR 124 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 "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
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, Jan 14-May 16
MW        08:00AM-09:20AM LEC B.Weissbart          ARC MAIN Science 420       
MW        09:45AM-12:50PM LAB B.Weissbart          ARC MAIN Science 403     10487 
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MW        01:30PM-04:35PM LAB B.Weissbart          ARC MAIN Science 403     10638 Textbook
TTh       08:00AM-11:05AM LAB B.Weissbart          ARC MAIN Science 403     10623 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 3 labs listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion.

TTh       11:00AM-12:20PM LEC M.Maddox             ARC MAIN Science 420       
TTh       12:45PM-03:50PM LAB M.Maddox             ARC MAIN Science 408     10640 Textbook
TTh       07:45AM-10:50AM LAB M.Maddox             ARC MAIN Science 408     11542 Textbook
MW        09:15AM-12:20PM LAB M.Maddox             ARC MAIN Science 408     11543 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 3 labs listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion.

MW        05:30PM-06:50PM LEC D.Stewart            ARC MAIN Science 420       
MW        07:00PM-10:05PM LAB D.Stewart            ARC MAIN Science 402     10496 Textbook
TTh       05:30PM-08:35PM LAB D.Stewart            ARC MAIN Science 402     10489 Textbook
TTh       01:30PM-04:35PM LAB D.Stewart            ARC MAIN Science 402     10639 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 2 labs listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion.


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
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, Jan 14-May 16
MW        08:30AM-09:50AM LEC L.Zarzana            ARC MAIN Science 401       
MW        01:45PM-04:50PM LAB L.Zarzana            ARC MAIN Science 400     10498 
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MW        10:20AM-01:25PM LAB L.Zarzana            ARC MAIN Science 400     10624 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 2 labs listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion.

TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LEC D.Meador             ARC MAIN Science 481       
TTh       09:30AM-12:35PM LAB D.Meador             ARC MAIN Science 400     10500 Textbook
TTh       02:30PM-05:35PM LAB D.Meador             ARC MAIN Science 400     11545 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 2 labs listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion.

MW        05:30PM-06:50PM LEC D.Meador             ARC MAIN Science 481       
MW        07:00PM-10:05PM LAB D.Meador             ARC MAIN Science 400     11546 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 2 labs listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion.


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, Jan 14-May 16
MW        11:30AM-12:50PM LEC K.Casale             ARC MAIN Science 481       
MW        08:15AM-11:20AM LAB K.Casale             ARC MAIN Science 406     10523 
Textbook
MW        01:00PM-04:05PM LAB J.Jimenez            ARC MAIN Science 406     10645 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 2 labs listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion.

TTh       05:30PM-06:50PM LEC T.Hong               ARC MAIN Science 408     10625 Textbook
TTh       07:00PM-10:05PM LAB T.Hong               ARC MAIN Science 406       

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, Jan 14-May 16
TTh       11:30AM-12:50PM LEC K.Casale             ARC MAIN Science 481       
TTh       08:15AM-11:20AM LAB K.Casale             ARC MAIN Science 406     10627 
Textbook
TTh       01:00PM-04:05PM LAB J.Jimenez            ARC MAIN Science 406     11103 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 2 labs listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion.

MW        05:30PM-06:50PM LEC E.Niedzinski         ARC MAIN Science 422       
MW        07:00PM-10:05PM LAB E.Niedzinski         ARC MAIN Science 406     12028 Textbook
MW        02:15PM-05:20PM LAB E.Niedzinski         ARC MAIN Science 405     20717 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 2 labs listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion.

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 423    Organic Chemistry - Short Survey    5 Units

Prerequisite: CHEM 401 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: CSU Area B1; CSU Area B3; IGETC Area 5A
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 72 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course is an introductory survey of the compounds of carbon with emphasis on those of biological interest, designed primarily for students majoring in the life sciences, nutrition/dietetics, and related fields. This course is not reccomended for students majoring in chemistry, chemical engineering, medicine, dentistry, pharmacy, and chiropractics.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
M         11:00AM-12:05PM LEC D.Roy                ARC MAIN Science 405     12029 
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MW        09:30AM-10:50AM LEC D.Roy                ARC MAIN Science 422     12029 Textbook
W         11:00AM-02:05PM LAB D.Roy                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.

Spring 2012 Class Schedule

Updated: April 17, 2012