# Spring 2011 Class Schedule (SCC)

*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, Jan 15-May 18**

TTh 01:00PM-02:20PM LEC D.Copely SCC MAIN MOH 1 24310 Textbook

**On-Campus**

TTh 02:30PM-03:50PM LEC R.Plutchok Davis Cntr Davis 103 24312 Textbook

**Off-Campus - Davis Center, 1909 Galileo Court, Davis.**

**PHYS 350 General Physics 4 Units**

*Prerequisite:*High School Trigonometry or MATH 334 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, and oscillatory motion.

*Schedule: ***Full Term, Jan 15-May 18**

MW 07:30AM-08:50AM LEC W.Iley SCC MAIN MOH 3 24916 Textbook

TTh 07:30AM-08:50AM LEC W.Iley SCC MAIN MOH 3 24918 Textbook

Lecture sections (above)

M 08:55AM-12:10PM LAB C.Bratton SCC MAIN MOH 5

Class Number for Lab above: 24922

T 08:55AM-12:00PM LAB D.Copely SCC MAIN MOH 5

Class Number for Lab above: 24924

W 08:55AM-12:00PM LAB C.Bratton SCC MAIN MOH 5

Class Number for Lab above: 25078

Th 08:55AM-12:00PM LAB D.Copely SCC MAIN MOH 5

Class Number for Lab above: 24920

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**

**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.

*Schedule: ***Full Term, Jan 15-May 18**

MW 12:30PM-01:50PM LEC W.Iley SCC MAIN MOH 3

M 08:55AM-12:10PM LAB W.Iley SCC MAIN MOH 15 24928 Textbook

W 08:55AM-12:00PM LAB W.Iley SCC MAIN MOH 15 24930 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**

MW 05:30PM-06:50PM LEC R.Lum SCC MAIN MOH 1 27944 Textbook

MW 07:00PM-08:20PM LAB R.Lum SCC MAIN MOH 15

**On-Campus**

**PHYS 410 Mechanics of Solids and Fluids 5 Units**

*Prerequisite:*None.

*Corequisite:*MATH 401

*General Education:*AA/AS Area IV; CSU Area B1; CSU Area B3; IGETC Area 5A

*Course Transferable to UC/CSU*

*Hours:*55 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB ; 17 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.

*Schedule: ***Full Term, Jan 15-May 18**

M 10:45AM-11:50AM LEC F.Newman SCC MAIN MOH 3

WF 10:45AM-11:35AM LEC F.Newman SCC MAIN MOH 3

Class Number for Lecture above: 24898

M 02:10PM-05:25PM LAB F.Newman SCC MAIN MOH 5 24900 Textbook

T 02:00PM-05:05PM LAB F.Newman SCC MAIN MOH 5 27014 Textbook

W 02:00PM-05:05PM LAB F.Newman SCC MAIN MOH 5 26504 Textbook

Th 02:00PM-05:05PM LAB F.Newman SCC MAIN MOH 5 30575 Textbook

M 01:00PM-02:05PM DIS F.Newman SCC MAIN MOH 5

Class Number for Discussion above: 28024

T 01:00PM-01:50PM DIS F.Newman SCC MAIN MOH 5

Class Number for Discussion above: 28026

W 01:00PM-01:50PM DIS F.Newman SCC MAIN MOH 5

Class Number for Discussion above: 28028

Th 01:00PM-01:50PM DIS F.Newman SCC MAIN MOH 5

Class Number for Discussion above: 30576

Students must register for one section each of LEC (Lecture), LAB (Laboratory), and DIS (Discussion). Select one section from each of the categories listed above.

**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:*55 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB ; 17 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, DC and AC circuit theory. This course is for physics, mathematics, chemistry, architecture, engineering, and computer science majors.

*Schedule: ***Full Term, Jan 15-May 18**

TTh 09:00AM-10:20AM LEC M.Richardson SCC MAIN MOH 3

Class Number for Lecture above: 24902

T 02:00PM-05:05PM LAB M.Richardson SCC MAIN MOH 15 25076 Textbook

Th 02:00PM-05:05PM LAB M.Richardson SCC MAIN MOH 15 24904 Textbook

T 01:00PM-01:50PM DIS M.Richardson SCC MAIN MOH 15

Class Number for Discussion above: 24906

Th 01:00PM-01:50PM DIS M.Richardson SCC MAIN MOH 15

Class Number for Discussion above: 24908

Students must register for one section each of LEC (Lecture), LAB (Laboratory), and DIS (Discussion). Select one section from each of the categories listed above.

**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:*55 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB ; 17 hours DIS

*Description:*Topics include thermodynamics, wave theory, light and sound, geometrical and physical optics (including lenses and mirrors), quantum physics and high-energy physics. This course is intended for physics, mathematics, chemistry, architecture and engineering majors.

*Schedule: ***Full Term, Jan 15-May 18**

MW 09:15AM-10:35AM LEC D.Copely SCC MAIN MOH 1

Class Number for Lecture above: 24910

M 02:00PM-05:15PM LAB D.Copely SCC MAIN MOH 17 24912 Textbook

W 02:00PM-05:05PM LAB D.Copely SCC MAIN MOH 17 26688 Textbook

Laboratory sections (above)

M 12:40PM-01:50PM DIS D.Copely SCC MAIN MOH 17

Class Number for Discussion above: 24914

W 01:00PM-01:50PM DIS D.Copely SCC MAIN MOH 17

Class Number for Discussion above: 26690

Students must register for one section each of LEC (Lecture), LAB (Laboratory) and DIS (Discussion).

**On-Campus**

Updated: May 12, 2011