Spring 2011 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 15-May 18
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC K.McCorkle           CRC MAIN LRC 105           
W         12:00PM-03:05PM LAB K.McCorkle           CRC MAIN SCI 408         19622 
Textbook
M         12:00PM-03:15PM LAB K.McCorkle           CRC MAIN SCI 408         20828 Textbook
Two Labs are associated with the Monday/Wednesday Lecture. Select one Lab and register using that class number. You will be automatically enrolled into the Lecture.
This class has a computer component. Students must have access to an Internet connection and have an e-mail account. Chemical splash-proof goggles that meet the ANSI Z87.1 standard are required. 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       12:00PM-01:20PM LEC J.Symes              CRC MAIN LRC 104           
T         08:30AM-11:35AM LAB J.Symes              CRC MAIN SCI 408         30135 Textbook
Th        08:30AM-11:35AM LAB J.Symes              CRC MAIN SCI 408         30136 Textbook
Two Labs are associated with the Tuesday/Thursday Lecture. Select one Lab and register using that class number. You will be automatically enrolled into the Lecture.
Chemical splash-proof goggles that meet the ANSI Z87.1 standard are required. 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 15-May 18
WF        12:00PM-02:05PM LEC R.Dean               CRC MAIN LRC 201           
F         08:30AM-11:35AM LAB R.Dean               CRC MAIN SCI 408         19892 
Textbook
W         08:30AM-11:35AM LAB R.Dean               CRC MAIN SCI 408         19894 Textbook
Two Labs are associated with the Wednesday/Friday Lecture. Select one Lab and register using that class number. You will be automatically enrolled into the Lecture.
This class has a computer component. Students must have access to an Internet connection and have an e-mail account. Chemical splash-proof goggles that meet the ANSI Z87.1 standard are required. 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       08:15AM-10:20AM LEC S.Lee                CRC MAIN SCI 308           
Th        12:00PM-03:05PM LAB S.Lee                CRC MAIN SCI 408         20366 Textbook
T         12:00PM-03:05PM LAB S.Lee                CRC MAIN SCI 408         30144 Textbook
Two Labs are associated with the Tuesday/Thursday Lecture. Select one Lab and register using that class number. You will be automatically enrolled into the Lecture.
This class has a computer component. Students must have access to an Internet connection and have an e-mail account. Most homework and quizzes will be completed online. Chemical splash-proof goggles that meet the ANSI Z87.1 standard are required. 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 R.DiPietro           CRC MAIN SCI 308           
T         07:10PM-10:15PM LAB R.DiPietro           CRC MAIN SCI 408         19898 Textbook
Th        07:10PM-10:15PM LAB R.DiPietro           CRC MAIN SCI 408         19900 Textbook
Two Labs are associated with the Tuesday/Thursday evening Lecture. Select one Lab and register using that class number. You will be automatically enrolled into the Lecture.
This class has a computer component. Students must have access to an Internet connection and have an e-mail account. Chemical splash-proof goggles that meet the ANSI Z87.1 standard are required. 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 15-May 18
TTh       12:00PM-02:05PM LEC D.Hodapp             CRC MAIN SCI 110           
Th        08:30AM-11:35AM LAB D.Hodapp             CRC MAIN SCI 414         20370 
Textbook
T         08:30AM-11:35AM LAB D.Hodapp             CRC MAIN SCI 414         20806 Textbook
Two Labs are associated with the Tuesday/Thursday Lecture. Select one Lab and register using that class number. You will be automatically enrolled into the Lecture.
This class has a computer component. Students must have access to an Internet connection and have an e-mail account. Chemical splash-proof goggles that meet the ANSI Z87.1 standard are required. 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 SCI 406         19904 Textbook
W         07:30PM-10:35PM LAB C.Reece              CRC MAIN SCI 414           
Chemical splash-proof goggles that meet the ANSI Z87.1 standard are required. 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 15-May 18
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC C.Emetarom           CRC MAIN SCI 110           
MW        01:30PM-04:35PM LAB C.Emetarom           CRC MAIN SCI 405         18928 
Textbook
This class has a computer component. Students must have access to an Internet connection and have an e-mail account. Most homework and quizzes are completed online. Chemical splash-proof goggles that meet the ANSI Z87.1 standard are required. 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.Binder             CRC MAIN SCI 215         19756 Textbook
TTh       11:00AM-02:05PM LAB C.Binder             CRC MAIN SCI 405           
This class has a computer component. Students must have access to an Internet connection and have an e-mail account. Chemical splash-proof goggles that meet the ANSI Z87.1 standard are required. 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-06:20PM LEC F.Hoang              CRC MAIN SCI 109         31351 Textbook
TTh       06:30PM-09:35PM LAB F.Hoang              CRC MAIN SCI 405           
This class has a computer component. Students must have access to an Internet connection and have an e-mail account. Chemical splash-proof goggles that meet the ANSI Z87.1 standard are required. 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 15-May 18
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC J.Symes              CRC MAIN SCI 406           
MW        12:00PM-03:05PM LAB J.Symes              CRC MAIN SCI 406         18932 
Textbook
This class has a computer component. Students must have access to an Internet connection and have an e-mail account. Most homework and quizzes are completed online. Chemical splash-proof goggles that meet the ANSI Z87.1 standard are required. 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 C.Emetarom           CRC MAIN LRC 210         20376 Textbook
TTh       07:15PM-10:20PM LAB C.Emetarom           CRC MAIN SCI 406           
This class has a computer component. Students must have access to an Internet connection and have an e-mail account. Most homework and quizzes are completed online. Chemical splash-proof goggles that meet the ANSI Z87.1 standard are required. 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 15-May 18
MW        12:00PM-01:20PM LEC S.Lee                CRC MAIN SCI 215           
MW        01:30PM-04:35PM LAB S.Lee                CRC MAIN SCI 414         20382 
Textbook
MW        08:30AM-11:35AM LAB S.Lee                CRC MAIN SCI 414         21248 Textbook
Two Labs are associated with the Monday/Wednesday Lecture. Select one Lab and register using that class number. You will be automatically enrolled into the Lecture.
This class has a computer component. Students must have access to an Internet connection and have an e-mail account. Most homework and some quizzes are completed online. Chemical splash-proof goggles that meet the ANSI Z87.1 standard are required. 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 2011 Class Schedule

Updated: April 27, 2011