Spring 2013 Class Schedule (ARC)



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BIOL 102    Essentials of Human Anatomy and Physiology    4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area IV
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course examines body systems from an anatomical and physiological point of view. The basic anatomy and physiology of all the body systems are covered with an emphasis on developing vocabulary in each area. Activities include simple physiology experiments and demonstrations, and using models and simple dissections to learn anatomy. It meets the minimum requirements for licensed vocational nursing, paramedic, gerontology, and funeral services programs.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22
TTh       07:30AM-08:50AM LEC M.Torrano            ARC MAIN Science 493     10936 
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TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LAB M.Torrano            ARC MAIN Science 493       
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC K.Bradshaw           ARC MAIN Science 493     10599 Textbook
TTh       12:00PM-01:20PM LAB K.Bradshaw           ARC MAIN Science 493       
TTh       01:30PM-02:50PM LEC A.Oliver Graybill    ARC MAIN Science 493     10597 Textbook
TTh       03:00PM-04:20PM LAB A.Oliver Graybill    ARC MAIN Science 493       
TTh       04:30PM-05:50PM LEC F.Torrano            ARC MAIN Science 493     11274 Textbook
TTh       06:00PM-07:20PM LAB F.Torrano            ARC MAIN Science 493       
MW        06:00PM-07:20PM LEC D.Regan              ARC MAIN Science 493     11029 Textbook
MW        07:30PM-08:50PM LAB D.Regan              ARC MAIN Science 493       
F         06:00PM-07:20PM LEC D.Regan              ARC MAIN Science 493     12987 Textbook
Sa        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC D.Regan              ARC MAIN Science 493     12987 Textbook
F         07:30PM-08:50PM LAB E.Lindgren           ARC MAIN Science 493       
Sa        10:30AM-11:50AM LAB E.Lindgren           ARC MAIN Science 493       


BIOL 103    Human Anatomy for Funeral Services    4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Corequisite: FSE 100
General Education: AA/AS Area IV
Enrollment Limitation: An off-site clinical laboratory component of the course will require an enrollment limitation including - a background check, drug screening, and testing for hepatitis B.
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course is an intensive study of the structure of the human body including the four major tissue types and the following organ systems: integumentary, skeletal, muscular, nervous, cardiovascular, respiratory, digestive, urinary, and reproductive. Laboratory assignments develop skills of observation, investigation, and identification of selected structures. The dissection of a human cadaver emphasizes the regions and structures relevant to embalming techniques. This course is designed for students preparing for a career in funeral service.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22
TTh       01:30PM-02:50PM LEC D.Won                ARC MAIN Arts & Sci 104  12492 
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F         08:00AM-11:05AM LAB D.Won                ARC MAIN Science 411       


BIOL 300    The Foundations of Biology    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area IV; CSU Area B2; IGETC Area 5B
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This non-science majors course covers basic biological principles and how they relate to humans. Concepts include an introduction to the philosophy of science. Basic cell chemistry, structure, and physiology are covered. An introduction to basic genetics (transmission and molecular) as well as some biotechnology principles are discussed. Additionally, human body systems, evolution, reproduction and development, as well as ecology and human impacts on the environment, are addressed. This course is not open to students who have completed BIOL 310.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 19-May 16
MW        06:00PM-09:10PM LEC L.Dalbeck            Off Campus Natomas/Ik A208 11874 
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Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22
MW        07:30AM-08:50AM LEC L.Dalbeck            ARC MAIN Science 492     11232 Textbook
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC M.Torrano            ARC MAIN Science 492     10389 Textbook
TTh       02:30PM-03:50PM LEC F.Torrano            ARC MAIN Arts & Sci 112  10390 Textbook
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC K.Engstrom           ARC MAIN Arts & Sci 104  10391 Textbook
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC K.Engstrom           ARC MAIN Arts & Sci 104  10392 Textbook
MW        01:30PM-02:50PM LEC A.Kaufmann           ARC MAIN Arts & Sci 104  10393 Textbook
T         04:00PM-07:05PM LEC W.Davis              ARC MAIN DaviesHall 113  12989 Textbook
F         09:00AM-12:05PM LEC J.Hanstad            Off Campus McClellan 022 12136 Textbook
TTh       09:30AM-10:50AM LEC L.Brahce             Off Campus Natomas N201  11870 Textbook
TTh       09:30AM-10:50AM LEC H.Raycraft Jr.       Off Campus Natomas N201  11870 Textbook


BIOL 303    Survey of Biology    4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area IV; CSU Area B2; CSU Area B3; IGETC Area 5B; IGETC Area 5C
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course covers biological principles with emphasis on a survey of the major groups of organisms and a comparison of the structure and function of their cells, tissues, and organ systems. Ecology, genetics, and evolution are included. Plant and animal dissection are included as part of the laboratory activities. This course is appropriate for liberal studies, elementary education, environmental studies, recreation and other related majors. Field trips are required.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22
WF        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC K.Bradshaw           ARC MAIN Science 414     13012 
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WF        10:30AM-11:50AM LAB K.Bradshaw           ARC MAIN Science 414       
TTh       10:45AM-12:05PM LEC M.Sweet              ARC MAIN Science 412     10374 Textbook
TTh       12:15PM-01:35PM LAB M.Sweet              ARC MAIN Science 412       
TTh       02:00PM-03:20PM LEC M.Sweet              ARC MAIN Science 412     10372 Textbook
TTh       03:30PM-04:50PM LAB M.Sweet              ARC MAIN Science 412       
MW        06:00PM-07:20PM LEC E.Carlisle           ARC MAIN Science 414     10376 Textbook
MW        07:30PM-08:50PM LAB E.Carlisle           ARC MAIN Science 414       


BIOL 305    Natural History    4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGRD 116 (Proficient Reading) and ENGWR 102 (Proficient Writing) with a grade of "C" or better; OR ESLR 320 (Advanced-Low Reading) and ESLW 320 (Advanced-Low Writing) with a grade of "C" or better.
General Education: AA/AS Area IV; CSU Area B2; CSU Area B3; IGETC Area 5B; IGETC Area 5C
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course covers basic biological and ecological principles to explain the origin and diversity of living organisms. Topics range from landscape formation and habitats to the adaptations organisms have evolved to live in their environment. Although this is a broad survey course, emphasis is placed on California environments. Dissection is not part of this curriculum. This course is designed as an introductory course and for non-majors who enjoy the outdoors. Field trips may be required.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC M.Torrano            ARC MAIN Science 492     12181 
Textbook
MW        12:00PM-01:20PM LAB M.Torrano            ARC MAIN Science 492       
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC M.Torrano            ARC MAIN Science 492     10386 Textbook
TTh       12:00PM-01:20PM LAB M.Torrano            ARC MAIN Science 492       
MW        06:00PM-07:20PM LEC K.Bradshaw           ARC MAIN Science 492     10383 Textbook
MW        07:30PM-08:50PM LAB K.Bradshaw           ARC MAIN Science 492       


BIOL 310    General Biology    4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area IV; CSU Area B2; CSU Area B3; IGETC Area 5B; IGETC Area 5C
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This non-science majors laboratory course covers basic biological principles and how they relate to humans. Concepts included are cell chemistry, structure, and physiology; genetics (transmission and molecular); biotechnology; human body systems; evolution; reproduction and development; ecology; and human impacts on the environment. This course is not open to students who have completed BIOL 300.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22
MW        07:30AM-08:50AM LEC L.Brahce             ARC MAIN Science 412     13210 
Textbook
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LAB L.Brahce             ARC MAIN Science 412       
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC J.Hanstad            ARC MAIN Science 414     10531 Textbook
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LAB J.Hanstad            ARC MAIN Science 414       
TTh       07:30AM-08:50AM LEC G.McCormac           ARC MAIN Science 412     10395 Textbook
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LAB G.McCormac           ARC MAIN Science 412       
MW        06:00PM-07:20PM LEC K.Pellerin           ARC MAIN Science 412     13014 Textbook
MW        07:30PM-08:50PM LAB K.Pellerin           ARC MAIN Science 412       
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC J.Topinka            ARC MAIN Science 412     10397 Textbook
MW        12:00PM-01:20PM LAB J.Topinka            ARC MAIN Science 412       
MW        01:30PM-02:50PM LEC N.Decker             ARC MAIN Science 412     10399 Textbook
MW        03:00PM-04:20PM LAB N.Decker             ARC MAIN Science 412       


BIOL 342    The New Plagues: New and Ancient Infectious Diseases Threatening World Health    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 102 (Proficient Writing) and ENGRD 116 (Proficient Reading) with a grade of "C" or better; OR ESLR 320 (Advanced-Low Reading) and ESLW 320 (Advanced-Low Writing) with a grade of "C" or better.
General Education: CSU Area B2; IGETC Area 5B
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course explores the biology, epidemiology, and pathology of selected pathogens such as prions, viruses, bacteria, protozoa, and helminths that threaten public health on a global scale. It explores the interaction between human behavior and disease agents on the emergence of new infectious agents and the re-emergence of ancient plagues.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22
MW        11:00AM-12:20PM LEC J.Miller             ARC MAIN Arts & Sci 104  11636 
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BIOL 352    Conservation Biology    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area IV; CSU Area B2; IGETC Area 5B
Course Transferable to UC/CSU, Green Course Green Course
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This introductory course covers biological and ecological principles involved in understanding and analyzing environmental problems and exploring scientifically sound conservation techniques. Major topics include the nature of science, population dynamics and distributions, evolution and species extinctions, biodiversity, ecosystem functions, and the interdependence between humans and our environment. This course places emphasis on scientific processes and methodology. Statewide and local environments will be highlighted. Field trips and a semester project may be required.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC J.Neale              ARC MAIN Arts & Sci 104  10533 
Textbook


BIOL 370    Introduction to Marine Environment    4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area IV; CSU Area B2; CSU Area B3; IGETC Area 5B; IGETC Area 5C
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course is an introduction to oceanography and marine biology. It includes the study of sea water, marine geology, marine algae, marine vertebrate and invertebrate animals, and the ecology of various marine zones. Field trips focusing on the Central California coast are required.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC D.Carney             ARC MAIN Science 492       
TBA       TBA             LAB J.Topinka             TBA TBA                 11462 
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TBA       TBA             LAB D.Carney              TBA TBA                 11749 Textbook
Choose one of the two labs above, 11749 or 11462 and be automatically enrolled into the Tues/Thu 9:00AM-10:20AM lecture.

NOTE: Several field study trips are required. The course is ideal for students who love nature and are willing to work outdoors even if the weather becomes challenging. The field study includes two 2-day tent-camping trips on March 8-9 and April 27-28. There are also two Friday on-campus lab days February 8th from 9:00am-1:00pm and April 5th from 9:00am-1:00pm. In addition, students will complete an individual 1-day trip of their choice. The required cost for the field trips, $35, must be paid to the Business Services office during the second week of the semester. Contact Diane Carney carneyd@arc.losrios.edu if you require more information about the field study trips.
Students who qualify due to a lack of sufficient funds may request the field trip fee be waived.


MW        02:00PM-03:20PM LEC M.Sweet              ARC MAIN Science 492       
TBA       TBA             LAB M.Sweet               TBA TBA                 11204 Textbook
Choose the above lab section, 11204 and be automatically enrolled into the Mon/Wed, 2:00PM-3:20PM lecture.

NOTE: For the above lab section, several field study trips are required. The course is ideal for students who love nature and are willing to work outdoors even if the weather becomes challenging. The field study includes a 3-day tent-camping trip (tentatively scheduled for Saturday 4/27/13 through Monday 4/29/13) and a couple of 1-day trips (tentatively scheduled for Friday, 3/8/13, and Friday, 4/12/13). There will also be a couple Friday on-campus lab days from 1:30 PM to 4:20 PM. In addition, students will complete an individual 1-day trip of their choice. The required cost for the field trips, $35, must be paid to the Business Services office during the second week of the semester. Contact Michael Sweet at sweetm@arc.losrios.edu if you require more information about the field study trips.
Students who qualify due to a lack of sufficient funds may request the field trip fee be waived.



BIOL 400    Principles of Biology    5 Units

Prerequisite: CHEM 400 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 B2; CSU Area B3; IGETC Area 5B; IGETC Area 5C
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 108 hours LAB
Description: This is an introductory course covering biological concepts important for a general understanding and background for biology majors and pre-professional students. Emphasis is on the scientific method and basic processes common to all forms of life. Topics include cell structure and function, cell physiology, cell reproduction, Mendelian and molecular genetics, evolution, and ecology.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22
TTh       08:00AM-09:20AM LEC D.Wolfe              ARC MAIN Science 415     10362 
Textbook
TTh       09:30AM-12:35PM LAB D.Wolfe              ARC MAIN Science 415       
MW        08:00AM-09:20AM LEC G.McCormac           ARC MAIN Science 415     10358 Textbook
MW        09:30AM-12:35PM LAB G.McCormac           ARC MAIN Science 415       
MW        01:00PM-02:20PM LEC D.Wolfe              ARC MAIN Science 415     10360 Textbook
MW        02:30PM-05:35PM LAB D.Wolfe              ARC MAIN Science 415       


BIOL 410    Principles of Botany    5 Units

Prerequisite: BIOL 400 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: CSU Area B2; CSU Area B3; IGETC Area 5B; IGETC Area 5C
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 108 hours LAB
Description: This course covers the general principles of botany for science majors. The emphasis is on anatomy, morphology, life cycles, embryology and physiology of plants and a plant kingdom survey. All laboratory work includes instructor directed lecture-discussions consisting of an introduction and analysis of the data and idea covered. One field trip is required.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22
MW        12:30PM-01:50PM LEC R.Shahrok            ARC MAIN Science 414     10364 
Textbook
MW        02:00PM-05:05PM LAB R.Shahrok            ARC MAIN Science 414       
TTh       12:30PM-01:50PM LEC R.Shahrok            ARC MAIN Science 414     10366 Textbook
TTh       02:00PM-05:05PM LAB R.Shahrok            ARC MAIN Science 414       


BIOL 420    Principles of Zoology    5 Units

Prerequisite: BIOL 400 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: CSU Area B2; CSU Area B3; IGETC Area 5B; IGETC Area 5C
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 108 hours LAB
Description: This course covers general principles of zoology. Topics covered include a survey of the animal kingdom, embryology, evolution, genetics, systematics, and comparative anatomy and physiology. One or two field trips per semester are required.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22
MW        03:45PM-05:05PM LEC M.Martinez           ARC MAIN Science 490     10370 
Textbook
TTh       04:30PM-07:35PM LAB M.Martinez           ARC MAIN Science 415       
NOTE: One 3-day camping trip or another weekend field trip is required. The required cost for the field trip, $25, must be paid to the Business Services office during the second week of the semester. Students who qualify due to a lack of sufficient funds may request the field trip fee be waived. Contact Pam Eckerman at (916) 484-8239 if you require information about the field trip.

MW        02:10PM-03:30PM LEC M.Martinez           ARC MAIN Science 490     10368 Textbook
TTh       01:00PM-04:05PM LAB M.Martinez           ARC MAIN Science 415       
NOTE: One 3-day camping trip or another weekend field trip is required. The required cost for the field trip, $25, must be paid to the Business Services office during the second week of the semester. Students who qualify due to a lack of sufficient funds may request the field trip fee be waived. Contact Pam Eckerman at (916) 484-8239 if you require information about the field trip.



BIOL 430    Anatomy and Physiology    5 Units

Prerequisite: CHEM 305, 309, or 400 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: AA/AS Area IV; CSU Area B2; CSU Area B3; IGETC Area 5B; IGETC Area 5C
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 108 hours LAB
Description: This course covers the principles of human anatomy and physiology, emphasizing the integration of structure and function. The topics covered are anatomical terminology, chemistry, cells, histology, articulations, and the integumentary, skeletal, muscular and nervous systems. Both BIOL 430 and BIOL 431 must be taken to study all of the major body systems.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22
MW        07:10AM-08:30AM LEC D.Won                ARC MAIN Science 411     11205 
Textbook
MW        08:40AM-11:45AM LAB D.Won                ARC MAIN Science 411       
TTh       07:10AM-08:30AM LEC L.Smith              ARC MAIN Science 411     10404 Textbook
TTh       08:40AM-11:45AM LAB L.Smith              ARC MAIN Science 411       
MW        07:15AM-08:20AM LEC D.Slutsky            ARC MAIN Science 493     11207 Textbook
F         07:15AM-08:05AM LEC D.Slutsky            ARC MAIN Science 493     11207 Textbook
MWF       08:30AM-10:35AM LAB D.Slutsky            ARC MAIN Science 493       
MW        10:45AM-11:50AM LEC D.Slutsky            ARC MAIN Science 493     13016 Textbook
F         10:45AM-11:35AM LEC D.Slutsky            ARC MAIN Science 493     13016 Textbook
MWF       12:00PM-02:05PM LAB D.Slutsky            ARC MAIN Science 493       
MW        12:20PM-01:40PM LEC P.Eckerman           ARC MAIN Science 411     11209 Textbook
MW        01:50PM-04:55PM LAB P.Eckerman           ARC MAIN Science 411       
TTh       12:20PM-01:40PM LEC P.Eckerman           ARC MAIN Science 411     11266 Textbook
TTh       01:50PM-04:55PM LAB P.Eckerman           ARC MAIN Science 411       
MW        05:30PM-06:50PM LEC E.Lindgren           ARC MAIN Science 411     10407 Textbook
MW        07:00PM-10:05PM LAB E.Lindgren           ARC MAIN Science 411       
TTh       05:30PM-06:50PM LEC T.Hoban-Higgins      ARC MAIN Science 411     10409 Textbook
TTh       07:00PM-10:05PM LAB T.Hoban-Higgins      ARC MAIN Science 411       


BIOL 431    Anatomy and Physiology    5 Units

Prerequisite: BIOL 430 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: AA/AS Area IV
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 108 hours LAB
Description: This course covers the principles of human anatomy and physiology, emphasizing the integration of structure and function. It includes the following systems: cardiovascular, lymphatic, respiratory, digestive, urinary, endocrine and reproductive. Both BIOL 430 and 431 must be taken to study all of the major body systems.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22
MW        10:00AM-11:05AM LEC Y.Zhao               ARC MAIN Science 418     10411 
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MW        10:00AM-11:05AM LEC J.Moore              ARC MAIN Science 418     10411 Textbook
MW        10:00AM-11:05AM LEC J.Hanstad            ARC MAIN Science 418     10411 Textbook
F         10:00AM-10:50AM LEC Y.Zhao               ARC MAIN Science 418     10411 Textbook
F         10:00AM-10:50AM LEC J.Hanstad            ARC MAIN Science 418     10411 Textbook
F         10:00AM-10:50AM LEC J.Moore              ARC MAIN Science 418     10411 Textbook
MWF       11:15AM-01:20PM LAB Y.Zhao               ARC MAIN Science 418       
MWF       11:15AM-01:20PM LAB J.Hanstad            ARC MAIN Science 418       
MWF       11:15AM-01:20PM LAB J.Moore              ARC MAIN Science 418       
TTh       07:15AM-08:05AM LEC M.Woolsey            ARC MAIN Science 418     10413 Textbook
F         09:45AM-11:00AM LEC M.Woolsey            ARC MAIN Arts & Sci 104  10413 Textbook
TTh       08:15AM-11:20AM LAB M.Woolsey            ARC MAIN Science 418       
MW        01:30PM-02:35PM LEC Y.Zhao               ARC MAIN Science 418     10544 Textbook
MW        01:30PM-02:35PM LEC J.Hanstad            ARC MAIN Science 418     10544 Textbook
MW        01:30PM-02:35PM LEC J.Moore              ARC MAIN Science 418     10544 Textbook
F         01:30PM-02:20PM LEC Y.Zhao               ARC MAIN Science 418     10544 Textbook
F         01:30PM-02:20PM LEC J.Moore              ARC MAIN Science 418     10544 Textbook
F         01:30PM-02:20PM LEC J.Hanstad            ARC MAIN Science 418     10544 Textbook
MWF       02:45PM-04:50PM LAB Y.Zhao               ARC MAIN Science 418       
MWF       02:45PM-04:50PM LAB J.Moore              ARC MAIN Science 418       
MWF       02:45PM-04:50PM LAB J.Hanstad            ARC MAIN Science 418       
TTh       11:30AM-12:20PM LEC M.Woolsey            ARC MAIN Science 418     10895 Textbook
F         11:30AM-12:45PM LEC M.Woolsey            ARC MAIN Arts & Sci 104  10895 Textbook
TTh       12:30PM-03:35PM LAB M.Woolsey            ARC MAIN Science 418       
MW        05:30PM-06:50PM LEC J.Moore              ARC MAIN Science 418     11640 Textbook
MW        07:00PM-10:05PM LAB J.Moore              ARC MAIN Science 418       
TTh       05:30PM-06:50PM LEC J.Moore              ARC MAIN Science 418     11211 Textbook
TTh       07:00PM-10:05PM LAB J.Moore              ARC MAIN Science 418       
T         05:30PM-06:50PM LEC E.Garfield           ARC MAIN Science 412     10415 Textbook
F         05:30PM-06:50PM LEC E.Garfield           ARC MAIN Science 418     10415 Textbook
T         07:00PM-10:05PM LAB E.Garfield           ARC MAIN Science 412       
F         07:00PM-10:05PM LAB E.Garfield           ARC MAIN Science 418       


BIOL 440    General Microbiology    4 Units

Prerequisite: CHEM 305, 309, 310, or 400 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: CSU Area B2; CSU Area B3; IGETC Area 5B; IGETC Area 5C
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 72 hours LAB
Description: This course introduces microorganisms and their effects on human health. It examines the structure, physiology, metabolism, and genetics of microorganisms. Laboratory work includes aseptic technique, morphological and biochemical properties of microorganisms, and medically relevant issues regarding microorganisms.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22
MW        08:00AM-09:20AM LEC L.Smith              ARC MAIN Science 416     12639 
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MW        09:30AM-11:35AM LAB L.Smith              ARC MAIN Science 416       
MW        02:00PM-03:20PM LEC J.Miller             ARC MAIN Science 416     13020 Textbook
MW        03:30PM-05:35PM LAB J.Miller             ARC MAIN Science 416       
TTh       01:30PM-02:50PM LEC K.Kubo               ARC MAIN Science 416     10380 Textbook
TTh       03:00PM-05:05PM LAB K.Kubo               ARC MAIN Science 416       
MW        06:00PM-07:20PM LEC S.Scott              ARC MAIN Science 416     10378 Textbook
MW        07:30PM-09:35PM LAB S.Scott              ARC MAIN Science 416       
TTh       06:00PM-07:20PM LEC A.Telleen            ARC MAIN Science 416     11751 Textbook
TTh       07:30PM-09:35PM LAB A.Telleen            ARC MAIN Science 416       


BIOL 442    General Bacteriology    5 Units

Prerequisite: CHEM 306 (Introduction to Chemistry), OR 309 (Integrated General, Organic, and Biological Chemistry), OR 400 (General Chemistry) with a grade of "C" or better; OR CHEM 305 (Introduction to Chemistry) AND BIOL 300 (The Foundations of Biology), or 303 (Survey of Biology), or 310 (General Biology) with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: CSU Area B2; CSU Area B3; IGETC Area 5B; IGETC Area 5C
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 108 hours LAB
Description: This course provides a survey of bacteria, viruses, fungi, protozoa, and helminths that are associated with human infectious diseases. It examines their cellular and molecular structure, physiology, metabolism, and genetics. Laboratory work introduces methods for cultivating and characterizing microorganisms.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22
TTh       08:00AM-09:20AM LEC J.Miller             ARC MAIN Science 416     12494 
Textbook
TTh       09:30AM-12:35PM LAB J.Miller             ARC MAIN Science 416       


BIOL 490    Science Skills and Applications    .5 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Corequisite: Current enrollment in a science, nutrition or nursing course.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 27 hours LAB
Description: This course offers individualized instructional modules designed to acquire or improve reading skills in the various science classes and in the nursing program. A partial list of skills may include the following: textbook comprehension, principles of learning and retention, note taking, annotating, discipline-based vocabulary, paraphrasing, reading graphics, test taking, and problem solving. This course is offered in a flexible TBA format of 27 laboratory hours in order to accommodate the student's schedule. Registration is open through the tenth week of the semester. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 19-May 22
TBA       TBA             LAB D.Won                ARC MAIN Portable 491    10585 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB M.Martinez           ARC MAIN Portable 491    10586 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB J.Moore              ARC MAIN Portable 491    10587 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB M.Torrano            ARC MAIN Portable 491    10588 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB J.Aubert             ARC MAIN Portable 491    10589 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB E.Niedzinski         ARC MAIN Portable 491    10590 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB L.Zarzana            ARC MAIN Portable 491    10591 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB B.Weissbart          ARC MAIN Portable 491    10592 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB D.Regan              ARC MAIN Portable 491    13022 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB D.Carney             ARC MAIN Portable 491    13023 Textbook


BIOL 499    Experimental Offering in Biology    .5-4 Units

Prerequisite: None
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22
TBA       TBA             LAB R.Shahrok             TBA TBA                 20469 
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Spring 2013 Class Schedule

Updated: May 30, 2013