Spring 2010 Class Schedule (CRC)



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CHEM 300    Beginning Chemistry    4 Units

Prerequisite: MATH 100 or MATH 102 with a grade of "C" or better; or equivalent
Advisory: Completion of or concurrent enrollment in MATH 120.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
See UC Limitations & Counselor
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course covers an introduction to fundamental chemical concepts, problem-solving and laboratory skills. It is designed for students needing a comprehensive review of or intensive preparation in chemistry. This course is primarily intended to prepare students for CHEM 400.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 19
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC J.Symes              CRC MAIN LRC 105           
W         12:00PM-03:05PM LAB J.Symes              CRC MAIN SP 132          20175 
Textbook
F         01:30PM-04:35PM LAB C.Reece              CRC MAIN SP 132          21619 Textbook
Two labs are associated with the MW/Day Lecture. Choose one lab and the lab code will also enroll you in the lecture.
Chemical splash-proof goggles that meet the ANSI Z87.1 standard are also required for Chem 300. These goggles are available for sale in the college bookstore. Safety glasses are not acceptable alternatives. Students may need goggles for their first Chemistry lab


CHEM 305    Introduction to Chemistry    5 Units

Prerequisite: MATH 100 or 102 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: AA/AS Area IV; CSU Area B1; CSU Area B3; IGETC Area 5A
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
See UC Limitations & Counselor
Hours: 72 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This is a general chemistry course intended for students majoring in the allied health fields, such as nursing, physical therapy, dental hygiene, veterinary technology, and environmental technology. This course emphasizes the fundamental principles of chemistry: types of matter, physical and chemical processes, atomic and molecular structure, stoichiometry, properties and theories of gases, properties of solutions, acids and bases, equilibria, oxidation-reduction and an introduction to organic functional groups as they pertain to medicine or biological systems.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 19
WF        12:00PM-02:05PM LEC C.Emetarom           CRC MAIN L 317A            
F         08:45AM-11:50AM LAB C.Emetarom           CRC MAIN SP 106          20505 
Textbook
F         02:15PM-05:20PM LAB C.Emetarom           CRC MAIN SP 106          20507 Textbook
Two labs are associated with the WF/Day Lecture. Choose one lab and the lab code will also enroll you in the lecture.
Chemical splash-proof goggles that meet the ANSI Z87.1 standard are also required for Chem 305. These goggles are available for sale in the college bookstore. Safety glasses are not acceptable alternatives. Students may need goggles for their first Chemistry lab

TThF      09:00AM-10:20AM LEC S.Lee                CRC MAIN L 313             
Th        12:00PM-03:05PM LAB S.Lee                CRC MAIN SP 106          21073 Textbook
T         12:00PM-03:05PM LAB S.Lee                CRC MAIN SP 106          21075 Textbook
This class has a computer component. Students must have access to an Internet connection and have an e-mail account. All homework and some quizzes will be completed online.
Two labs are associated with the TThF/Day Lecture. Choose one lab and the lab code will also enroll you in the lecture.
Chemical splash-proof goggles that meet the ANSI Z87.1 standard are also required for Chem 305. These goggles are available for sale in the college bookstore. Safety glasses are not acceptable alternatives. Students may need goggles for their first Chemistry lab

TTh       05:00PM-07:05PM LEC F.Akhter             CRC MAIN L 313             
T         07:10PM-10:15PM LAB F.Akhter             CRC MAIN SP 106          20511 Textbook
Th        07:10PM-10:15PM LAB F.Akhter             CRC MAIN SP 106          20513 Textbook
Two labs are associated with the TTh/Evening Lecture. Choose one lab and the lab code will also enroll you in the lecture.
Chemical splash-proof goggles that meet the ANSI Z87.1 standard are also required for Chem 305. These goggles are available for sale in the college bookstore. Safety glasses are not acceptable alternatives. Students may need goggles for their first Chemistry lab


CHEM 306    Introduction to Chemistry    5 Units

Prerequisite: CHEM 305 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: AA/AS Area IV; CSU Area B1; CSU Area B3; IGETC Area 5A
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
See UC Limitations & Counselor
Hours: 72 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: The organic chemistry portion of this course emphasizes the major classes of organic compounds: their structure, physical and chemical properties related to biological systems, and nomenclature. Some clinical and pharmacological aspects are also discussed. The biochemistry portion of this course emphasizes the structure and function of carbohydrates, proteins, and lipids in biological systems. Special topics include enzymes and enzyme regulation, drugs their bioavailability and metabolism.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 19
TThF      12:00PM-01:10PM LEC D.Hodapp             CRC MAIN T 113A            
Th        01:30PM-04:35PM LAB D.Hodapp             CRC MAIN SP 132          21077 
Textbook
T         01:30PM-04:35PM LAB D.Hodapp             CRC MAIN SP 132          21593 Textbook
This class has a computer component. Students must have access to an Internet connection and have an e-mail account. All homework and some quizzes are completed online.
Two labs are associated with the TTHF/Day class. Choose one lab and the lab code will also enroll you in the lecture.
Chemical splash-proof goggles that meet the ANSI Z87.1 standard are also required for Chem 306. These goggles are available for sale in the college bookstore. Safety glasses are not acceptable alternatives. Students may need goggles for their first Chemistry lab

MW        05:00PM-07:05PM LEC C.Reece              CRC MAIN SP 106          20517 Textbook
W         07:30PM-10:35PM LAB C.Reece              CRC MAIN SP 132            
Chemical splash-proof goggles that meet the ANSI Z87.1 standard are also required for Chem 306. These goggles are available for sale in the college bookstore. Safety glasses are not acceptable alternatives. Students may need goggles for their first Chemistry lab


CHEM 400    General Chemistry    5 Units

Prerequisite: CHEM 300 OR one year high school chemistry lecture and laboratory AND MATH 120 or the equivalent. Grade of "C" or better required to meet prerequisite.
General Education: AA/AS Area IV; CSU Area B1; CSU Area B3; IGETC Area 5A
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
See UC Limitations & Counselor
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 108 hours LAB
Description: This is a general college chemistry course intended for students majoring in the scientific disciplines including chemistry, biology, physics, geology and engineering. This course emphasizes the fundamental principles of chemistry. Topics include chemical measurement, physical and chemical processes, nomenclature, atomic structure, quantum theory, stoichiometry, molecular structure, bonding theory, physical properties of gases, thermochemistry, modern materials, and properties of solutions.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 19
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC K.McCorkle           CRC MAIN LRC 104           
MW        07:15AM-10:20AM LAB R.Dean               CRC MAIN SP 106          19457 
Textbook
TTh       08:45AM-11:50AM LAB R.Dean               CRC MAIN SP 106          21079 Textbook
MW        01:30PM-04:35PM LAB K.McCorkle           CRC MAIN SP 106          21081 Textbook
Three labs are associated with the MW/Day Lecture. Choose one lab and the lab code will also enroll you in the lecture.
Chemical splash-proof goggles that meet the ANSI Z87.1 standard are also required for Chem 400. These goggles are available for sale in the college bookstore. Safety glasses are not acceptable alternatives. Students may need goggles for their first Chemistry lab

TTh       02:30PM-03:50PM LEC C.Emetarom           CRC MAIN P 48            20355 Textbook
TTh       11:00AM-02:05PM LAB C.Emetarom           CRC MAIN SP 101            
Chemical splash-proof goggles that meet the ANSI Z87.1 standard are also required for Chem 400. These goggles are available for sale in the college bookstore. Safety glasses are not acceptable alternatives. Students may need goggles for their first Chemistry lab


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
See UC Limitations & Counselor
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 108 hours LAB
Description: This course is a continuation of the two-semester series in general college chemistry. Topics presented in the course include kinetics, equilibrium, acid/base chemistry, thermodynamics, electrochemistry, radiochemistry, coordination chemistry, and an introduction to organic chemistry. Laboratory exercises include qualitative and quantitative analysis techniques.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 19
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC K.McCorkle           CRC MAIN LRC 201           
TTh       07:15AM-10:20AM LAB K.McCorkle           CRC MAIN SP 101          19461 
Textbook
TTh       02:25PM-05:30PM LAB M.Payne              CRC MAIN SP 101          20879 Textbook
Two labs are associated with the MW/Day Lecture. Choose one lab and the lab code will also enroll you in the lecture.
Chemical splash-proof goggles that meet the ANSI Z87.1 standard are also required for Chem 401. These goggles are available for sale in the college bookstore. Safety glasses are not acceptable alternatives. Students may need goggles for their first Chemistry lab

TTh       05:45PM-07:05PM LEC D.Hodapp             CRC MAIN SP 101          21083 Textbook
TTh       07:15PM-10:20PM LAB D.Hodapp             CRC MAIN SP 101            
This class has a computer component. Students must have access to an Internet connection and have an e-mail account.

All homework and some quizzes are completed online.
Chemical splash-proof goggles that meet the ANSI Z87.1 standard are also required for Chem 401. These goggles are available for sale in the college bookstore. Safety glasses are not acceptable alternatives. Students may need goggles for their first Chemistry lab


CHEM 421    Organic Chemistry    5 Units

Prerequisite: CHEM 420 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 CHEM 420. Units covered include an in-depth study of the physical and chemical properties of aromatic compounds, aldehydes, ketones, amines, carboxylic acids and its derivatives. A special emphasis is placed on structural analysis/elucidation of these compounds by the various spectroscopic techniques. In addition, an introduction to pericyclic reactions and biomolecules is presented.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 19
MW        12:00PM-01:20PM LEC S.Lee                CRC MAIN P 48              
MW        01:30PM-04:35PM LAB S.Lee                CRC MAIN SP 101          21089 
Textbook
MW        07:15AM-10:20AM LAB S.Lee                CRC MAIN SP 101          22257 Textbook
This class has a computer component. Students must have access to an Internet connection and have an e-mail account. All homework and some quizzes are completed online.
Two labs are associated with the MW/Day Lecture. Choose one lab and the lab code will also enroll you in the lecture.
Chemical splash-proof goggles that meet the ANSI Z87.1 standard are also required for Chem 421. These goggles are available for sale in the college bookstore. Safety glasses are not acceptable alternatives. Students may need goggles for their first Chemistry lab

Spring 2010 Class Schedule

Updated: July 30, 2010