Fall 2016 Class Schedule (SCC)



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PHYS 310    Conceptual Physics    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: MATH 34 with a grade of "C" or better, or placement through the assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area IV; CSU Area B1; IGETC Area 5A
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course presents the physical laws that tie together the diverse phenomena of nature. This course uses a descriptive approach, with limited use of basic algebra, to increase the students' understanding of the everyday physical world.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC F.Newman             SCC MAIN MOH 1           16621 
Textbook
On-Campus

MW        08:00AM-09:20AM LEC C.Bratton            Davis Cntr Davis 202     18215 Textbook
Off-Campus - Davis Center, 1720 Jade Street, UC Davis, West Village, Davis, CA 95616.



PHYS 350    General Physics    4 Units

Prerequisite: High School Trigonometry or a course with equivalent Trigonometry content or MATH 335 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
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course is a non-calculus based survey of general physics. It is designed for biological science students, including those in pre-medical, pre-dental, optometry, agricultural, and forestry programs. Topics include kinematics, Newton's Laws, dynamics of rigid bodies, work and energy, momentum, rotational motion, fluids, thermodynamics, and oscillatory motion (including mechanical waves and sound). (C-ID PHYS 105)

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
MW        07:30AM-08:50AM LEC W.Iley II            SCC MAIN MOH 3           16804 
Textbook
TTh       07:30AM-08:50AM LEC W.Iley II            SCC MAIN MOH 3           16805 Textbook
M         08:55AM-12:10PM LAB Y.Jones              SCC MAIN MOH 5             
Class Number for Lab above: 16807

T         08:55AM-12:00PM LAB Y.Jones              SCC MAIN MOH 5             
Class Number for Lab above: 16808

W         08:55AM-12:00PM LAB Y.Jones              SCC MAIN MOH 5             
Class Number for Lab above: 16876

Th        08:55AM-12:00PM LAB Y.Jones              SCC MAIN MOH 5             
Class Number for Lab above: 16806
Students must register for one section each of LEC (Lecture) and LAB (Laboratory). Select one section from each of the categories listed above.
On-Campus

MW        05:30PM-06:50PM LEC C.Armstrong          SCC MAIN MOH 1           17889 Textbook
MW        07:00PM-08:20PM LAB C.Armstrong          SCC MAIN MOH 5             
On-Campus



PHYS 360    General Physics    4 Units

Prerequisite: PHYS 350 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
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course is a non-calculus based survey of general physics. It is designed for biological science students, including those in pre-medical, pre-dental, optometry, agricultural, and forestry programs. Topics include electric charge, electric fields, AC and DC circuit theory, electromagnetism, optics, wave theory, and quantum physics. (C-ID PHYS 110)

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
MW        12:35PM-01:55PM LEC W.Iley II            SCC MAIN MOH 3             
M         08:55AM-12:10PM LAB W.Iley II            SCC MAIN MOH 15          16810 
Textbook
W         08:55AM-12:00PM LAB W.Iley II            SCC MAIN MOH 15          16811 Textbook
Please select one Laboratory from the two Labs listed above and register using that class number. You will be automatically enrolled into the Lecture.
On-Campus



PHYS 410    Mechanics of Solids and Fluids    5 Units

Prerequisite: MATH 400 with a grade of "C" or better
Corequisite: MATH 401
General Education: AA/AS Area IV; CSU Area B1; CSU Area B3; IGETC Area 5A
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB ; 18 hours DIS
Description: Topics covered include linear and rotational motion, Newton's laws, dynamics of rigid bodies, harmonic motion, and liquids. This course is for physics, mathematics, chemistry, architecture, and engineering majors. (C-ID PHYS 205)

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
MW        09:00AM-09:50AM LEC M.Richardson         SCC MAIN MOH 3             
F         09:00AM-10:05AM LEC M.Richardson         SCC MAIN MOH 3             
On-Campus

M         02:15PM-05:30PM LAB M.Richardson         SCC MAIN MOH 5           16798 
Textbook
T         02:00PM-05:05PM LAB M.Richardson         SCC MAIN MOH 5           17426 Textbook
W         02:00PM-05:05PM LAB M.Richardson         SCC MAIN MOH 5           17253 Textbook
Please select one Laboratory from the three Labs listed above and register using that class number. You will be automatically enrolled into the Lecture.
On-Campus

M         01:00PM-02:05PM DIS M.Richardson         SCC MAIN MOH 5             
Class Number for Discussion above: 17645

T         01:00PM-01:50PM DIS M.Richardson         SCC MAIN MOH 5             
Class Number for Discussion above: 17646

W         01:00PM-01:50PM DIS M.Richardson         SCC MAIN MOH 5             
Class Number for Discussion above: 17647

Please select one Discussion from the three listed above and register using that class number.
On-Campus



PHYS 420    Electricity and Magnetism    5 Units

Prerequisite: MATH 401 and PHYS 410 with grades of "C" or better
General Education: AA/AS Area IV; CSU Area B1; CSU Area B3; IGETC Area 5A
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB ; 18 hours DIS
Description: This course presents an in-depth treatment of electricity and magnetism and stresses problem-solving. Topics covered include charge and electric force, electric fields, electrical potential, magnetism, electromagnetic induction, and DC and AC circuit theory. This course is for physics, mathematics, chemistry, architecture, engineering, and computer science majors. (C-ID PHYS 210)

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
TTh       10:30AM-11:20AM LEC D.Copely             SCC MAIN MOH 3             
F         10:30AM-11:35AM LEC D.Copely             SCC MAIN MOH 3             
T         02:00PM-05:05PM LAB D.Copely             SCC MAIN MOH 15          16875 
Textbook
Th        02:00PM-05:05PM LAB D.Copely             SCC MAIN MOH 15          18259 Textbook
Please select one Laboratory from the two Labs listed above and register using that class number. You will be automatically enrolled into the Lecture.
On-Campus

W         02:00PM-05:05PM LAB D.Copely             SCC MAIN MOH 15          19657 Textbook
The above LAB section (19657) is open for registration as of 08/22/16.
On-Campus

T         01:00PM-01:50PM DIS D.Copely             SCC MAIN MOH 15            
Class Number for Discussion above: 16800

Th        01:00PM-01:50PM DIS D.Copely             SCC MAIN MOH 15            
Class Number for Discussion above: 18260

Please select one Discussion from the two listed above and register using that class number.
On-Campus

W         01:00PM-01:50PM DIS D.Copely             SCC MAIN MOH 15            
Class Number for Discussion above: 19658


The above Discussion section (19658) is open for registration as of 08/22/16.
On-Campus



PHYS 430    Heat, Waves, Light and Modern Physics    5 Units

Prerequisite: PHYS 410 with a grade of "C" or better
Corequisite: MATH 402
General Education: AA/AS Area IV; CSU Area B1; CSU Area B3; IGETC Area 5A
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB ; 18 hours DIS
Description: This course examines thermodynamics, wave theory, light and sound, geometrical and physical optics (including lenses and mirrors), quantum physics, and high-energy physics. The treatment of topics would be most appropriate for physics, mathematics, chemistry, architecture, and engineering majors. (C-ID PHYS 215)

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC F.Newman             SCC MAIN MOH 3             
M         02:15PM-05:30PM LAB F.Newman             SCC MAIN MOH 17          16802 
Textbook
W         02:00PM-05:05PM LAB F.Newman             SCC MAIN MOH 17          17739 Textbook
T         02:00PM-05:05PM LAB F.Newman             SCC MAIN MOH 17          19659 Textbook
Please select one Laboratory from the three Labs listed above and register using that class number. You will be automatically enrolled into the Lecture.
On-Campus

Th        02:00PM-05:05PM LAB F.Newman             SCC MAIN MOH 17          19920 Textbook
The above LAB section (19920) Is open for registration as of 06/02/16.
On-Campus

M         01:00PM-02:05PM DIS F.Newman             SCC MAIN MOH 17            
Class Number for Discussion above: 16803

W         01:00PM-01:50PM DIS F.Newman             SCC MAIN MOH 17            
Class Number for Discussion above: 17740

T         01:00PM-01:50PM DIS F.Newman             SCC MAIN MOH 17            
Class Number for Discussion above: 19660

Please select one Discussion from the three listed above and register using that class number.
On-Campus

Th        01:00PM-01:50PM DIS F.Newman             SCC MAIN MOH 17            
Class Number for Discussion above: 19922


The above Discussion section (19922) is open for registration as of 06/02/16.
On-Campus



Fall 2016 Class Schedule

Updated: December 20, 2016