Spring 2010 Class Schedule (CRC)



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HONOR 383    Honors Seminar in Biology    1 Unit

Same As: BIOL 481
Prerequisite: None
General Education: AA/AS Area IV
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 12 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: Honors Seminars in Biology are special one-unit intensive courses for academically accomplished students or those with the potential for high academic achievement. In these seminars, students will study advanced topics from the area of biology. Enrollment limited to Honors students. This course is the same as BIOL 481. This course, under either name, may be taken a total of four times for credit on different topics. See Cross-Listed Courses in the catalog.

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 05-May 01
Coastal Field Biology
F         01:00PM-03:50PM LEC A.Salmi              CRC MAIN SP 120          21103 
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TBA       TBA             LAB A.Salmi              Off Campus Field Trip      
This is a 1 unit course.
Eligibility for enrollment in this Honors Program course will be verified at the first class meeting.
Students must be admitted to the Honors Program before they can enroll in the Honors courses. Students interested in applying for admission to the Honors Program will find the application and more information at http://www.crc.losrios.edu/honorsapplication
Organizational Meeting: Friday, March 5, March 19, April 9 and April 23, 1:00-3:50 in P-120 Field trip: April 30 - May 1..
Honors 383 Course Description for "Coastal Field Biology"
The course will study the ecological interrelationships among the plant and animal communities and their physical environment in coastal ecosystems, with an emphasis on the rocky intertidal ecosystem. Field studies are an integral part of the course. Studies will also include reading assignments, discussions, oral presentations and lectures.


HONOR 390    Honors Seminars in Mathematics    1 Unit

Same As: MATH 480
Prerequisite: MATH 370 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
See UC Limitations & Counselor
Hours: 18 hours LEC
Description: Honors Seminars in Mathematics are special one-unit intensive courses for academically accomplished students or those with the potential for high academic achievement. In these seminars, students will study advanced topics from the area of mathematics and will be expected to do independent problem solving and present their solutions to the class. Enrollment is limited to Honors Program students. This course is the same as MATH 480. This course, under either name, may be taken a total of four times for credit on different topics. See Cross-Listed Courses in the catalog.

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 22-May 19
Introduction to Mathematical Proof
TBA       TBA             LEC R.Breitenbach         TBA TBA                 21107 
Textbook
Eligibility for enrollment in this Honors Program course will be verified at the first class meeting.
Students must be admitted to the Honors Program before they can enroll in the Honors courses. Students interested in applying for admission to the Honors Program will find the application and more information at http://www.crc.losrios.edu/honorsapplication Topic: Introduction to Mathematical Proof. Organizational meeting: Friday, January 22, 2010, 1:00pm in LRC201. Class meeting dates TBA.
This course will study various methods of mathematical proof in a seminar setting, and will be particularly useful to students planning to study calculus, differential equations, and linear algebra. Topics include: deductive reasoning, proof by axioms, proofs of conditional and biconditional statements, proofs by contrapositive and contradiction, and proof by mathematical induction.

Spring 2010 Class Schedule

Updated: July 30, 2010