Spring 2017 Class Schedule (FLC)



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PHYS 311    Basic Physics    3 Units

Prerequisite: MATH 335 with a grade of "C" or better; or a high school course in trigonometry with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: AA/AS Area IV; CSU Area B1; IGETC Area 5A
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is a survey course for science, engineering, mathematics, architecture, and computer science majors who have had no previous physics courses and plan to continue with PHYS 350 or 411. The course will develop the math and science background and the problem-solving skills necessary for success in Physics 350 or 411. Material covered will include math review, vectors, and basic mechanics (kinematics, Newton's Laws, and energy).

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 14-May 11
TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LEC D.Hale               FLC MAIN FL1 104         20581 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC D.Hale               FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      20581 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which approximately half of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet and have an active email address. The class will meet on campus during the time listed above.


PHYS 350    General Physics    4 Units

Prerequisite: MATH 335 with a grade of "C" or better; or a high school course in trigonometry with a grade of "C" or better.
General Education: AA/AS Area IV; CSU Area B1; CSU Area B3; IGETC Area 5A; IGETC Area 5C
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This is the first course of the trigonometry-based general physics sequence designed for life science majors. Topics will include classical mechanics, fluids, mechanical waves and thermodynamics. (C-ID PHYS 105; Part of C-ID PHYS 100S)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        07:00PM-08:20PM LEC D.Ring               FLC MAIN FL2 208           
MW        05:30PM-06:50PM LAB D.Ring               FLC MAIN FL2 208         16204 
Textbook
MW        08:30PM-09:50PM LAB D.Ring               FLC MAIN FL2 208         16311 Textbook
Students may enroll in the lab that best fits their schedules. Students in both labs attend the same lecture.


PHYS 360    General Physics    4 Units

Prerequisite: PHYS 350 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: CSU Area B1; CSU Area B3; IGETC Area 5A; IGETC Area 5C
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This is the second course of the trigonometry-based general physics sequence designed for life science majors. Topics will include classical electricity and magnetism, AC and DC circuits, electromagnetism, optics, wave theory and modern physics. (C-ID PHYS 110; Part of C-ID PHYS 100S)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TTh       01:30PM-02:50PM LEC D.Eiteneer-Harmon    FLC MAIN FL2 208         15905 
Textbook
TTh       03:00PM-04:20PM LAB D.Eiteneer-Harmon    FLC MAIN FL2 208           


PHYS 411    Mechanics of Solids and Fluids    4 Units

Prerequisite: See Corequisite
Corequisite: MATH 401. May be taken previously with a grade of "C" or better.
General Education: AA/AS Area IV; CSU Area B1; CSU Area B3; IGETC Area 5A; IGETC Area 5C
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This is the first course of the calculus-based physics sequence designed for students studying engineering, physics, chemistry, architecture, and computer science. This course offers a detailed examination of topics from the mechanics of particles, rigid bodies and fluids. (C-ID PHYS 205; Part of C-ID PHYS 200S)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        01:00PM-02:20PM LEC D.Eiteneer-Harmon    FLC MAIN FL2 208           
MW        02:30PM-03:50PM LAB D.Eiteneer-Harmon    FLC MAIN FL2 208         15908 
Textbook
MW        04:00PM-05:20PM LAB D.Eiteneer-Harmon    FLC MAIN FL2 208         19570 Textbook
Students may enroll in the lab that best fits their schedules. Students in both labs attend the same lecture.


PHYS 431    Heat, Waves, Light and Modern Physics    4 Units

Prerequisite: MATH 401 and PHYS 411 with grades of "C" or better
General Education: CSU Area B1; CSU Area B3; IGETC Area 5A; IGETC Area 5C
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This is the third course of the calculus-based physics sequence designed for students studying engineering, physics, chemistry, architecture, and computer science. This course offers a detailed examination of topics from thermodynamics, waves, optics, and modern physics. (C-ID PHYS 215; Part of C-ID PHYS 200S)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC D.Hale               FLC MAIN FL2 208         16099 
Textbook
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LAB D.Hale               FLC MAIN FL2 208           

Spring 2017 Class Schedule

Updated: May 9, 2017