Spring 2011 Class Schedule (SCC)



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ENGR 300    Introduction to Engineering    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC
Description: This course provides an introduction to the different engineering disciplines and careers, the role of the engineer in society, the engineering approach to problem solving, the design process, and engineering ethics. The development of effective communication and study skills required of engineers is emphasized. This course is required of most engineering majors.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 15-May 18
F         12:00PM-12:50PM LEC D.Styer              SCC MAIN LAC 122         25778 
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ENGR 306    Basic Technical Drafting    3 Units

Same As: EDT 300
Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This is the first course in drafting for drafting, architectural, and engineering students. Studies include drafting instrument care and use, sketching, scale reading, drafting conventions, lettering, orthographic and pictorial drawings, dimensioning techniques, sections, auxiliary views, surface developments, topographics, and working drawing development. Credit may be earned for EDT 300 or ENGR 306, but not for both. Students are required to provide their own drafting equipment.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 15-May 18
TTh       02:00PM-02:50PM LEC P.Finley             SCC MAIN TEC 101         25586 
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TTh       03:00PM-04:20PM LAB P.Finley             SCC MAIN TEC 101           
On-Campus

MW        05:00PM-05:50PM LEC C.Yost               SCC MAIN TEC 101         25578 Textbook
MW        06:00PM-07:20PM LAB C.Yost               SCC MAIN TEC 101           
On-Campus

T         05:00PM-06:40PM LEC K.Fitzpatrick        SCC MAIN TEC 101         25590 Textbook
T         07:00PM-10:05PM LAB K.Fitzpatrick        SCC MAIN TEC 101           
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ENGR 310    Engineering Survey Measurements    4 Units

Prerequisite: MATH 334 or 335 with a grade of "C" or better
Advisory: Completion of or concurrent enrollment in a basic drafting course such as ENGR 306 or ENGR 312.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course covers the basic fundamentals of surveying for engineers. This includes the theory and practice of measurements for distance, elevations and angles, analysis and adjustment of errors (systematic and random), and traverse calculation and adjustments. Additional topics include discussions on profiles and cross-sections, horizontal curves, and vertical curves. This course has an inside lecture component as well as a required outside field component. This course is designed for engineering students and is usually required for civil engineering majors depending on the transfer institution.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 15-May 18
T         04:00PM-05:20PM LEC C.Belltawn           SCC MAIN LAC 122         28146 
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F         01:00PM-02:20PM LEC C.Belltawn           SCC MAIN LAC 122         28146 Textbook
F         02:30PM-05:35PM LAB C.Belltawn           SCC MAIN LAC 122           
On-Campus


ENGR 312    Engineering Graphics    3 Units

Prerequisite: None
Advisory: Knowledgeable in the use of a personal computer.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 72 hours LAB
Description: Fundamental training is provided in the use of hand drawing instruments and Computer Aided Design/Drafting (CADD) software to analyze, interpret, and solve engineering problems. Topics covered include elements of drafting, descriptive geometry, multi-view drawing, design process, and solution of engineering problems, culminating in a design project.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 15-May 18
TTh       02:30PM-03:20PM LEC M.Taheri             SCC MAIN LAC 122           
TTh       03:30PM-05:35PM LAB M.Taheri             SCC MAIN BUS 104         26506 
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On-Campus


ENGR 400    Introduction to Electrical Circuits and Devices    3 Units

Prerequisite: PHYS 420 with a grade of "C" or better
Corequisite: MATH 420
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course provides the engineering student with the basic fundamentals of electrical circuit theory and analysis. DC and sinusoidal circuits; the following circuit elements are covered: resisters, capacitors, inductors, independent sources, and dependent sources. Topics include circuit analysis techniques, sinusoidal analysis, phasors, Thevenin/Norton equivalence, natural and step response of first-and second-order circuits, three-phase analysis, complex power, and operational amplifiers.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 15-May 18
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC D.Styer              SCC MAIN LAC 122         24156 
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On-Campus


ENGR 405    Engineering Problem Solving    3 Units

Prerequisite: Completion of MATH 401 with a grade of "C" or better or concurrent enrollment in MATH 401.
Advisory: Knowledgeable in the use of a personal computer.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course provides an introduction to the use of computers in solving engineering problems using MATLAB. Students will learn to use basic programming techniques including program control, relational/logical operators, selection scripting, and file management as they implement computational solutions.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 15-May 18
MW        07:30AM-08:20AM LEC D.Styer              SCC MAIN LAC 122         27572 
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MW        08:30AM-09:50AM LAB D.Styer              SCC MAIN MOH 25            
On-Campus


ENGR 412    Properties of Materials    3 Units

Prerequisite: CHEM 400 and PHYS 410 with grades of "C" or better.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course covers atomic and crystal structures and mechanical, electrical, and magnetic properties of engineering materials. Also covered are the steady and non-steady state diffusion, phase diagram analysis, heat treatment of metals, and corrosion. Laboratory exercises cover both destructive and non-destructive testing of materials.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 15-May 18
MW        01:00PM-01:50PM LEC D.Styer              SCC MAIN LAC 122           
M         02:00PM-05:01PM LAB D.Styer              SCC MAIN LAC 123         26712 
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T         10:30AM-01:31PM LAB D.Styer              SCC MAIN LAC 123         26710 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.
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ENGR 422    Engineering Mechanics, Statics    3 Units

Prerequisite: MATH 401 and PHYS 410 with grades of "C" or better.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This is the first course in engineering mechanics. Topics in this course include two and three dimensional force system analysis using vector techniques, moments and couples in two and three dimensions, centroids and moment of inertia, friction, forces in beams, and truss analysis. This course is required for Mechanical, Civil, Aeronautical engineering transfer students and by some electrical engineering programs. Contact an engineering instructor and/or the transfer center for specific transfer institution requirements.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 15-May 18
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC D.Styer              SCC MAIN LAC 122         24168 
Textbook
On-Campus

Spring 2011 Class Schedule

Updated: May 12, 2011