Fall 2017 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 19-Dec 14
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC M.Richardson         SCC MAIN T12             16623 
Textbook
On-Campus

MW        08:00AM-09:20AM LEC C.Bratton            Davis Cntr Davis 202     18057 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 19-Dec 14
MW        07:30AM-08:50AM LEC V.Ngassam            SCC MAIN T12             16796 
Textbook
TTh       07:30AM-08:50AM LEC V.Ngassam            SCC MAIN T12             16797 Textbook
M         08:55AM-12:10PM LAB Y.Jones              SCC MAIN T03 5             
Class Number for Lab above: 16799

T         08:55AM-12:00PM LAB Y.Jones              SCC MAIN T03 5             
Class Number for Lab above: 16800

W         08:55AM-12:00PM LAB Y.Jones              SCC MAIN T03 5             
Class Number for Lab above: 16866

Th        08:55AM-12:00PM LAB Y.Jones              SCC MAIN T03 5             
Class Number for Lab above: 16798
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 T12             17783 Textbook
MW        07:00PM-08:20PM LAB C.Armstrong          SCC MAIN T03 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 19-Dec 14
MW        01:00PM-02:20PM LEC V.Ngassam            SCC MAIN T12               
M         08:55AM-12:10PM LAB V.Ngassam            SCC MAIN T03 1           16802 
Textbook
W         08:55AM-12:00PM LAB V.Ngassam            SCC MAIN T03 1           16803 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 19-Dec 14
MW        09:00AM-09:50AM LEC D.Copely             SCC MAIN LIH 101           
F         09:00AM-10:05AM LEC D.Copely             SCC MAIN LIH 101           
On-Campus

M         02:15PM-05:30PM LAB D.Copely             SCC MAIN T03 5           16790 
Textbook
T         02:00PM-05:05PM LAB D.Copely             SCC MAIN T03 5           17379 Textbook
W         02:00PM-05:05PM LAB D.Copely             SCC MAIN T03 5           17221 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 D.Copely             SCC MAIN T03 5           19851 Textbook
Please select one Laboratory from the four 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 D.Copely             SCC MAIN T03 5             
Class Number for Discussion above: 17569

T         01:00PM-01:50PM DIS D.Copely             SCC MAIN T03 5             
Class Number for Discussion above: 17570

W         01:00PM-01:50PM DIS D.Copely             SCC MAIN T03 5             
Class Number for Discussion above: 17571

Th        01:00PM-01:50PM DIS D.Copely             SCC MAIN T03 5             
Class Number for Discussion above: 19854


Please select one Discussion from the four 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 19-Dec 14
TTh       10:30AM-11:20AM LEC F.Newman             SCC MAIN LIH 101           
F         10:30AM-11:35AM LEC F.Newman             SCC MAIN LIH 101           
T         02:00PM-05:05PM LAB F.Newman             SCC MAIN T03 1           16865 
Textbook
Th        02:00PM-05:05PM LAB F.Newman             SCC MAIN T03 1           18097 Textbook
W         02:00PM-05:05PM LAB F.Newman             SCC MAIN T03 1           18722 Textbook
M         02:10PM-05:25PM LAB F.Newman             SCC MAIN T03 1           19856 Textbook
Please select one Laboratory from the four Labs listed above and register using that class number. You will be automatically enrolled into the Lecture.
On-Campus

T         01:00PM-01:50PM DIS F.Newman             SCC MAIN T03 1             
Class Number for Discussion above: 16792

Th        01:00PM-01:50PM DIS F.Newman             SCC MAIN T03 1             
Class Number for Discussion above: 18098

W         01:00PM-01:50PM DIS F.Newman             SCC MAIN T03 1             
Class Number for Discussion above: 18723

M         01:00PM-02:05PM DIS F.Newman             SCC MAIN T03 1             
Class Number for Discussion above: 19857
Please select one Discussion from the four listed above and register using that class number.
On-Campus

Fall 2017 Class Schedule

Updated: December 7, 2017