Spring 2018 Class Schedule (FLC)



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CHEM 305    Introduction to Chemistry    5 Units

Prerequisite: MATH 100 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
Enrollment Limitation: Students must be 16 and at least sophomores in high school. Minor aged students who are not legally emancipated must have their parent(s)/guardian review laboratory safety protocols prior to attending class.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 72 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course introduces fundamental principles of chemistry including types of matter and physical states, physical and chemical transformations, chemical equations and stoichiometry, bonding, atomic and chemical structure, intermolecular forces, gas laws, solutions, colligative properties, acids and bases, nuclear chemistry, and includes a brief introduction of organic chemistry. It is primarily intended for general education and majors in allied health (nursing, dental hygiene, respiratory care), family and consumer science, physical education, physical therapy(*), psychology(*), natural resources(*). Chem 305 can also be used as a preparatory course prior to enrolling in Chem 400. Students will require approved safety goggles for this course. *May require CHEM 400.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 13-May 16

MW12:30PM-02:35PMLECC.OberthFLC MAIN FL2 207
M08:30AM-11:45AMLABC.OberthFLC MAIN FL2 10716070Textbook
Students may enroll in the lab that best fits their schedules. Students in both labs attend the same lecture.

W08:30AM-11:35AMLABC.OberthFLC MAIN FL2 10716071Textbook
Students may enroll in the lab that best fits their schedules. Students in both labs attend the same lecture.

TTh05:00PM-07:05PMLECT.Hilger-EstradaFLC MAIN FL2 211
T07:30PM-10:35PMLABT.Hilger-EstradaFLC MAIN FL2 10716073Textbook
Students may enroll in the lab that best fits their schedules. Students in both labs attend the same lecture.

Th07:30PM-10:35PMLABT.Hilger-EstradaFLC MAIN FL2 10716074Textbook
Students may enroll in the lab that best fits their schedules. Students in both labs attend the same lecture.

MW07:15AM-09:20AMLECW.SughrueRancho RCC1 210
This class meets at RCC on Mondays and Wednesdays for lecture and at FLC-main on Fridays for lab.

F09:00AM-12:05PMLABW.SughrueFLC MAIN FL2 10716495Textbook
Students may enroll in the lab that best fits their schedules. Students in both labs attend the same lecture.

F01:00PM-04:05PMLABW.SughrueFLC MAIN FL2 10716652Textbook
This class meets at RCC on Mondays and Wednesdays for lecture and at FLC-Main on Fridays for lab.
Students may enroll in the lab that best fits their schedules. Students in both labs attend the same lecture.

MW08:30AM-10:35AMLECS.DeyEl Dorado EDC A10116075Textbook
F09:00AM-12:05PMLABS.DeyEl Dorado EDC A104



TTh12:00PM-02:05PMLECT.FosterEl Dorado EDC A105
T02:15PM-05:20PMLABT.FosterEl Dorado EDC A10416616Textbook
Th02:15PM-05:20PMLABT.FosterEl Dorado EDC A10416653Textbook
Students may enroll in the lab that best fits their schedules. Students in both labs attend the same lecture.

MW05:20PM-07:25PMLECJ.StarkEl Dorado EDC A105
M07:35PM-10:50PMLABJ.StarkEl Dorado EDC A10416078Textbook
W07:35PM-10:40PMLABJ.StarkEl Dorado EDC A10416079Textbook
Students may enroll in the lab that best fits their schedules. Students in both labs attend the same lecture.



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; IGETC Area 5C
Enrollment Limitation: Students must be at least 16 and sophomores in high school. Minor aged students who are not legally emancipated require their parent(s)/guardian review laboratory safety protocols prior to attending class.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 72 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course is the second semester of General, Organic and Biological chemistry (a continuation of Chemistry 305). This course is intended for students majoring in the Allied Health fields (nursing B.S.N degree), and dental hygiene). This course introduces students to the structure and function, as well as the physical and chemical properties of organic molecules. Emphasis is on the specific functional groups found in carbohydrates, proteins, lipids, and nucleic acids, the types of reactions they undergo and their relevancy to human physiology and health. Students will require approved safety goggles for this course. Approved Safety Goggles, several pairs of disposable gloves. A lab coat or apron is advised but optional.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 13-May 16

TTh09:00AM-11:05AMLECL.BriaFLC MAIN FL2 21116124Textbook
F09:00AM-12:05PMLABL.BriaFLC MAIN FL2 109


CHEM 400    General Chemistry I    5 Units

Prerequisite: CHEM 300, CHEM 305 or CHEM 310 (taken at any Los Rios College) with a grade of "C" or better; or one year in High School Chemistry with a lab earning a grade of "C" or better; and MATH 120.
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 ; 108 hours LAB
Description: This is a first semester general college chemistry course intended for students majoring in the scientific disciplines including chemistry, biology, nutrition, physics, geology and engineering. This course emphasizes the fundamental principles of chemistry. Topics include chemical measurement; physical and chemical processes; nomenclature; stoichiometry; atomic structure; quantum theory; molecular structure; bonding theory; physical properties of gases, liquids, and solids; thermochemistry; and properties of solutions. Students are required to purchase indirect vent safety goggles, closed toe shoes, and a bound quad-ruled notebook for the laboratory. (C-ID CHEM 110; Part of C-ID CHEM 120S)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 13-May 16

MW11:30AM-12:50PMLECJ.TolopiloFLC MAIN FL2 211
MW07:30AM-10:35AMLABJ.TolopiloFLC MAIN FL2 10916654Textbook
Students may enroll in the lab that best fits their schedules. Students in both labs attend the same lecture.

MW02:30PM-05:35PMLABTBAFLC MAIN FL2 10916081Textbook
Students may enroll in the lab that best fits their schedules. Students in both labs attend the same lecture.

MW03:00PM-04:20PMLECD.GreenFLC MAIN FL2 211
MW06:00PM-09:05PMLABD.GreenFLC MAIN FL2 10916083Textbook
Students may enroll in the lab that best fits their schedules. Students in both labs attend the same lecture.

MW11:00AM-02:05PMLABD.GreenFLC MAIN FL2 10916768Textbook
Students may enroll in the lab that best fits their schedules. Students in both labs attend the same lecture.



CHEM 401    General Chemistry II    5 Units

Prerequisite: CHEM 400 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 ; 108 hours LAB
Description: This course is a continuation of the two-semester series in general college chemistry, General Chemistry I (Chem 400) and General Chemistry II (Chem 401). CHEM 401 is intended for students majoring in the scientific disciplines including chemistry, biology, physics, and geology. Topics presented in the course include kinetics, equilibrium, acid/base chemistry, thermodynamics, electrochemistry, nuclear chemistry, and coordination chemistry. A brief introduction to Organic Chemistry is included. Laboratory experiments include qualitative and quantitative analysis. (Part of C-ID CHEM 120S)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 13-May 16

TTh01:00PM-02:20PMLECM.MahoneyFLC MAIN FL2 211
TTh09:00AM-12:05PMLABM.MahoneyFLC MAIN FL2 10916123Textbook
Students may enroll in the lab that best fits their schedules. Students in both labs attend the same lecture.

TTh03:00PM-06:05PMLABM.MahoneyFLC MAIN FL2 10916131Textbook
Students may enroll in the lab that best fits their schedules. Students in both labs attend the same lecture.

MW12:30PM-01:50PMLECM.SamplesEl Dorado EDC A10916084Textbook
MW02:00PM-05:05PMLABM.SamplesEl Dorado EDC A104


CHEM 420    Organic Chemistry I    5 Units

Prerequisite: CHEM 401 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 ; 108 hours LAB
Description: This is a lecture/laboratory course designed to introduce students to the basic concepts of organic chemistry. This course is designed for science majors, pre-med, pre-dental, and pre-pharmacy majors. Lecture topics will include acid/base chemistry, pushing electrons, organic nomenclature, alkane chemistry, alkene chemistry, alkyl halides, alcohols, ethers, physical properties of alkanes and cycloalkanes, SN1, SN2, E1, E2 mechanisms. Laboratory work will include characterization of organic molecules using modern analytical instrumentation such as (GC, GC/MS, NMR, FTIR, polarimetry, and HPLC) and the measurement of their physical properties. Separation and purification of organic compounds will also be covered in the lab section; these techniques include distillation, recrystallization, preparative chromatography, liquid-liquid extraction and thin-layer chromatography. This course requires that students purchase additional supplies such as a Gas Chromatography micro-syringe and safety goggles. Students will need to purchase a lab journal to record students experimental information. Students will also need to check with the instructor for supplemental lab supplies that may not be provided during check-in. (C-ID CHEM 150; Part of C-ID CHEM 160S)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 13-May 16

MW04:30PM-05:50PMLECT.FosterFLC MAIN FL2 211
MW01:00PM-04:05PMLABT.FosterFLC MAIN FL2 10716087Textbook
Students may enroll in the lab that best fits their schedules. Students in both labs attend the same lecture.

MW06:00PM-09:05PMLABM.MahoneyFLC MAIN FL2 10716088Textbook
Students may enroll in the lab that best fits their schedules. Students in both labs attend the same lecture.



CHEM 421    Organic Chemistry II    5 Units

Prerequisite: CHEM 420 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 ; 108 hours LAB
Description: This course is a lecture-laboratory course and is a continuation of Chemistry 420, Organic Chemistry I, thereby concluding a one year introduction to organic chemistry. This course is designed for science majors, pre-medical, pre-dental, and pre-pharmacy majors. Topics covered include the chemistry of ethers, epoxides, conjugated dienes, aromatic compounds, carbonyl compounds, enolate condensation, amines, phenols, condensation-polymerization reactions, and the chemistry of selected biologically important compounds such as proteins, lipids and carbohydrates. The course also includes continued application of spectroscopic methods (IR, NMR (theory and practice), and MS) applied to organic chemistry. Laboratory emphasis is on synthesis of organic compounds and their work-up and analysis. Experiments include the preparation, isolation, quantitation, purification, identification and mechanism elucidation of the molecules synthesized. Students will continue to expand their ability to operate and utilize a variety of modern chemical instrumentation - gas chromatography, high performance liquid chromatography, Fourier transform - infrared spectroscopy, gas chromatography-mass spectrometry, and polarimetry. Students must purchase instructor produced supplements; Study guide for the approved lecture text; Stitch-bound, page-numbered laboratory notebook(s); model kit; American Chemical Society Study Guide for Organic Chemistry, approved safety goggles, gloves, gas chromatography syringe. a pair of approved safety goggles. (Part of C-ID CHEM 160S)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 13-May 16

TTh12:00PM-01:20PMLECC.OberthFLC MAIN FL2 20916089Textbook
TTh08:00AM-11:05AMLABC.OberthFLC MAIN FL2 107


CHEM 498    Work Experience in Chemistry    1-4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 101 or ESLW 320
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b)
Enrollment Limitation: Student must be in a paid or non-paid internship, volunteer opportunity, or job related to career interests.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 300 hours LAB
Description: This course provides students with opportunities to develop marketable skills in preparation for employment or advancement within the field of Chemistry. Course content will include understanding the application of education to the workforce, completing required forms which document the student's progress and hours spent at the work site, and developing workplace skills and competencies. During the semester, the student is required to attend orientation. Students must complete 75 hours of related paid work experience, or 60 hours of related unpaid work experience, for one unit. An additional 75 hours of related paid work experience or 60 hours of related unpaid work experience is required for each additional unit. The course may be taken for a maximum of 16 units. Students should have access to a computer, the Internet, and some computer media such as a USB drive to store data files. Online students must have an email account. Only one Work Experience course may be taken per semester.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 13-May 10

TBATBALABJ.WhiteFLC MAIN FLC ONLINE16738Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please go to
flc.losrios.edu/~wexp for more information.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 13-May 16

TBATBALABK.FunderburgFLC MAIN FLC ONLINE16739Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please go to flc.losrios.edu/~wexp for more information.

TBATBALABA.DomekOff Campus RCC ONLINE16740Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. In-person orientation session required. Please go to flc.losrios.edu/~wexp for more information.



Spring 2018 Class Schedule

Updated: December 15, 2017