Spring 2018 Class Schedule (SCC)



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CHEM 300    Beginning Chemistry    4 Units

Prerequisite: MATH 100 with a grade of "C" or better, or placement through the assessment process.
Advisory: Concurrent enrollment in CHEM 317.
General Education: AA/AS Area IV (effective Fall 2017); CSU Area B1; CSU Area B3; IGETC Area 5A; IGETC Area 5C
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This is a lecture and laboratory course that covers the fundamental concepts of chemistry. This course assumes no previous knowledge of chemistry, presenting both chemical problem solving and laboratory skills. This course is intended primarily to prepare students for CHEM 400.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 13-May 16

TTh07:30AM-08:50AMLECM.Alviar-AgnewSCC MAIN LIH 203
T09:00AM-12:05PMLABM.Alviar-AgnewSCC MAIN LIH 21018494Textbook
Th09:00AM-12:05PMLABM.Alviar-AgnewSCC MAIN LIH 21018495Textbook
Group 1 - 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

MW07:30AM-08:50AMLECP.TatumSCC MAIN LIH 203
M09:00AM-12:25PMLABP.TatumSCC MAIN LIH 21017172Textbook
W09:00AM-12:05PMLABP.TatumSCC MAIN LIH 21017173Textbook
Group 2 - 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

MW10:30AM-11:50AMLECB.DaoSCC MAIN LIH 203
M12:45PM-04:10PMLABB.DaoSCC MAIN LIH 21017952Textbook
W12:45PM-03:50PMLABB.DaoSCC MAIN LIH 21017953Textbook
Group 3 - 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

TTh01:00PM-02:20PMLECS.MukherjeeSCC MAIN LIH 203
T03:00PM-06:05PMLABS.MukherjeeSCC MAIN LIH 21018806Textbook
Th03:00PM-06:05PMLABS.MukherjeeSCC MAIN LIH 21018807Textbook
Group 4 - 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

MW05:30PM-06:50PMLECV.AlinoSCC MAIN LIH 203
M07:00PM-10:25PMLABV.AlinoSCC MAIN LIH 21017175Textbook
W07:00PM-10:05PMLABV.AlinoSCC MAIN LIH 21017176Textbook
Group 5 - 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

TTh05:30PM-06:50PMLECM.NasiriSCC MAIN LIH 203
T07:00PM-10:05PMLABM.NasiriSCC MAIN LIH 21018898Textbook
Th07:00PM-10:05PMLABM.NasiriSCC MAIN LIH 21018899Textbook
Group 6 - 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

TTh10:30AM-11:50AMLECS.ImaiWest Sac WSC 221
T01:00PM-04:05PMLABS.ImaiWest Sac WSC 11618124Textbook
Th01:00PM-04:05PMLABS.ImaiWest Sac WSC 11618125Textbook
Group 7 - Please select one Laboratory from the two Labs listed above and register using that class number. You will be automatically enrolled into the Lecture.
Off-Campus - West Sacramento Center, 1115 West Capitol Avenue, West Sacramento.


CHEM 305    Introduction to Chemistry    5 Units

Prerequisite: MATH 100 with a grade of "C" or better OR MATH 103 and MATH 104 with grades of "C" or better, or equivalent.
Advisory: ENGWR 101 with a grade of "C" or better; Concurrent enrollment in CHEM 317.
General Education: AA/AS Area IV; CSU Area B1; CSU Area B3; IGETC Area 5A
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 72 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This is course presents the fundamental principles of chemistry including types of matter, physical and chemical processes, chemical bonds, atomic and molecular structure, nuclear chemistry, stoichiometry, states of matter, intermolecular forces, solutions, types of chemical reactions, acids and bases, equilibrium, and a brief introduction to organic chemistry. It is primarily designed for majors in the allied health fields (nursing, dental hygiene, physical therapy, etc.), natural resources, environmental technology, and physical education. Online homework assignments may be required.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 13-May 16

MW07:30AM-09:35AMLECM.DicusSCC MAIN LIH 201
M09:45AM-01:10PMLABM.DicusSCC MAIN LIH 21218127Textbook
W09:45AM-12:50PMLABA.IshchukSCC MAIN LIH 21218128Textbook
Group 1 - 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

TTh10:00AM-12:05PMLECL.HuangSCC MAIN LIH 201
T01:00PM-04:05PMLABL.HuangSCC MAIN LIH 21217764Textbook
Th01:00PM-04:05PMLABL.HuangSCC MAIN LIH 21217765Textbook
Group 2 - 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

MW10:00AM-12:05PMLECJ.HwangSCC MAIN LIH 201
M01:30PM-04:55PMLABJ.HwangSCC MAIN LIH 21218585Textbook
W01:30PM-04:35PMLABJ.HwangSCC MAIN LIH 21218586Textbook
Group 3 - 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

MW05:00PM-07:05PMLECK.TrunnelleSCC MAIN LIH 101
M07:15PM-10:40PMLABK.TrunnelleSCC MAIN LIH 21218130Textbook
W07:15PM-10:20PMLABW.ShewaSCC MAIN LIH 21218131Textbook
Group 4 - 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

MW01:00PM-03:05PMLECF.NiyatiDavis Cntr Davis 114
Off-Campus - Davis Center, 1720 Jade Street, UC Davis, West Village, Davis, CA 95616.

F09:00AM-12:15PMLABF.NiyatiSCC MAIN LIH 21219036Textbook
F12:30PM-03:45PMLABF.NiyatiSCC MAIN LIH 21219037Textbook
Group 7 - Please select one Laboratory from the two Labs listed above and register using that class number. You will be automatically enrolled into the Lecture.
The lab sections will be held on the SCC Main Campus.


CHEM 306    Introduction to Chemistry    5 Units

Prerequisite: CHEM 305 with a grade of "C" or better
Advisory: ENGWR 101 with a grade of C or better and concurrent enrollment of CHEM 317
General Education: AA/AS Area IV; CSU Area B1; CSU Area B3; IGETC Area 5A
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 72 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: CHEM 306 is a continuation of CHEM 305. It is designed to provide a basic overview of organic chemistry and biochemistry. The organic chemistry portion includes the chemistry and properties of organic functional groups and their applications in biological systems. The biochemistry portion emphasizes the structure and function of carbohydrates, lipids, and proteins and their regulation in the body. This course is primarily designed for majors in the allied health fields (nursing, dental hygiene, physical therapy, etc.), natural resources, environmental technology, and physical education. Online homework may be required.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 13-May 16

TTh12:30PM-02:35PMLECJ.HwangSCC MAIN LIH 201
T02:40PM-05:45PMLABJ.HwangSCC MAIN LIH 21617420Textbook
Th02:40PM-05:45PMLABJ.HwangSCC MAIN LIH 21617165Textbook
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


CHEM 309    Integrated General, Organic, and Biological Chemistry    5 Units

Prerequisite: MATH 100 or 104 with a grade of "C" or better, or placement through the assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area IV; CSU Area B1; CSU Area B3; IGETC Area 5A; IGETC Area 5C
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 72 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course is an intensive survey of general, organic, and biological chemistry specifically designed for nursing majors and other allied health-related fields. Topics include general chemistry, organic chemistry, and biological chemistry as applied to the chemistry of the human body. This course satisfies the requirements of those health-career programs that require one or two semesters of chemistry.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 13-May 16

MW12:30PM-02:35PMLECD.BennettSCC MAIN LIH 201
M02:45PM-06:10PMLABD.BennettSCC MAIN LIH 21618082Textbook
W02:45PM-05:50PMLABD.BennettSCC MAIN LIH 21618083Textbook
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

TTh05:00PM-07:05PMLECD.BennettSCC MAIN LIH 201
T07:15PM-10:20PMLABD.BennettSCC MAIN LIH 21618227Textbook
Th07:15PM-10:20PMLABD.BennettSCC MAIN LIH 21618228Textbook
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


CHEM 317    Strategies for Problem Solving in Chemistry    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
Corequisite: CHEM 300, 305, 306, 309, 420, 421, 425, or 426
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC
Description: This course will focus on developing analytical reasoning strategies, critical thinking skills, and problem-solving abilities for both quantitative and qualitative problems in chemistry. The course is designed to support students in beginning chemistry (CHEM 300), introductory chemistry applied to the health sciences (CHEM 305), organic and biochemistry applied to the health sciences (CHEM 306), integrated general, organic, and biological Chemistry (CHEM 309), organic chemistry with a biological emphasis (CHEM 425 and CHEM 426), and organic chemistry for chemistry majors (CHEM 420 and CHEM 421). Strategies and content will be specific to the area of chemistry. Each section of CHEM 317 is associated with a specific chemistry course taken from the list above.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 13-May 16

F09:00AM-10:05AMLECM.DicusSCC MAIN LIH 21618638Textbook
The above section of Chemistry 317 is recommended for those students enrolled in Chemistry 305.
On-Campus

F10:15AM-11:20AMLECA.IshchukSCC MAIN LIH 21018639Textbook
The above section of Chemistry 317 is recommended for those students enrolled in Chemistry 300.
On-Campus

F11:30AM-12:35PMLECM.DicusSCC MAIN LIH 21617281Textbook
The above section of Chemistry 317 is recommended for those students enrolled in Chemistry 305.
On-Campus

F12:45PM-01:50PMLECT.AtkinsSCC MAIN LIH 21018645Textbook
The above section of Chemistry 317 is recommended for those students enrolled in Chemistry 300.
On-Campus

T01:30PM-02:20PMLECD.ChubbicSCC MAIN LIH 21620247Textbook
The above section of Chemistry 317 is recommended for those students enrolled in Chemistry 421 and 426.
On-Campus


CHEM 330    Adventures in Chemistry    4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area IV (effective Fall 2017); 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 survey of the fundamental concepts and contemporary applications of chemistry. Students will explore the real world applications of chemistry in the home, the environment, health, fitness, nutrition, medicine, and modern technology. The course is designed for non-science majors.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 13-May 16

MW12:00PM-01:20PMLECM.Alviar-AgnewSCC MAIN LIH 203
M08:30AM-11:55AMLABM.Alviar-AgnewSCC MAIN LIH 21618085Textbook
W08:30AM-11:35AMLABM.Alviar-AgnewSCC MAIN LIH 21618086Textbook
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


CHEM 400    General Chemistry I    5 Units

Prerequisite: CHEM 300 with a grade of "C" or better completed within one year prior to enrollment in CHEM 400 or placement through the assessment process (ACS California Chemistry Diagnostic Exam) completed within one year prior to enrollment in CHEM 400 (students having taken CHEM 310, CHEM 305 or another chemistry course must complete the assessment process within one year prior to enrollment in CHEM 400) AND MATH 120 or MATH 124 with a grade of "C" or better, or placement through the assessment process.
Advisory: All students enrolling in this course are strongly advised to take the chemistry and math assessment exams administered through the Assessment Center, regardless of prior coursework. These exams provide a better idea of a student's readiness for college level general chemistry, since they measure the actual chemistry and math capabilities of the student as they enroll in the course, rather than at the completion of their preparatory coursework.
General Education: AA/AS Area IV (effective Fall 2017); CSU Area B1; CSU Area B3; IGETC Area 5A
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 72 hours LAB ; 18 hours DIS
Description: CHEM 400 covers the fundamental principles and concepts of chemistry including chemical nomenclature, balancing reactions, stoichiometry, thermochemistry, acid/base and reduction/oxidation (redox) reactions. Also covered are theories addressing atomic and molecular structure and bonding, as well as the physical and chemical properties of gases, liquids, solids, and solutions, including intermolecular forces. One hour per week will be devoted to discussion/problem solving sessions. Laboratory experiments are primarily quantitative, requiring good technique and critical thinking. CHEM 400 is for students majoring in biology, chemistry, pre-dentistry, pre-medicine, pre-pharmacy, and engineering. Online homework may be required. (C-ID CHEM 110; Part of C-ID CHEM 120S)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 13-May 16

TTh10:30AM-11:50AMLECB.DaoSCC MAIN LIH 203
Group 1 - Class Number for lecture above: 17469 (one choice only)

T01:00PM-05:05PMLABB.DaoSCC MAIN LIH 20617470Textbook
Group 1

Th01:00PM-05:05PMLABB.DaoSCC MAIN LIH 20617471Textbook
Group 1

T09:00AM-09:50AMDISB.DaoSCC MAIN LIH 206
Group 1 - Class Number for Discussion above: 18087

Th08:00AM-08:50AMDISB.DaoSCC MAIN LIH 206
Group 1 - Class Number for Discussion above: 18088

Th09:00AM-09:50AMDISB.DaoSCC MAIN LIH 206
Group 1 - Class Number for Discussion above: 18089

Group 1 - Students must register for one section each of LEC (Lecture), LAB (Laboratory) and DIS (Discussion). Select one section from each of the Group 1 categories listed above.


On-Campus


MW12:30PM-01:50PMLECW.MillerSCC MAIN LIH 101
Group 2 - Class Number for lecture above: 17472 (one choice only)

M08:00AM-12:25PMLABW.MillerSCC MAIN LIH 20617473Textbook
Group 2

W08:00AM-12:05PMLABW.MillerSCC MAIN LIH 20617474Textbook
Group 2

M02:00PM-03:05PMDISW.MillerSCC MAIN LIH 206
Group 2 - Class Number for Discussion above: 18094

M03:10PM-04:15PMDISW.MillerSCC MAIN LIH 206
Group 2 - Class Number for Discussion above: 18095

M04:20PM-05:25PMDISW.MillerSCC MAIN LIH 206
Group 2 - Class Number for Discussion above: 18096

Group 2 - Students must register for one section each of LEC (Lecture), LAB (Laboratory) and DIS (Discussion). Select one section from each of the Group 2 categories listed above.


On-Campus


TTh05:15PM-06:35PMLECA.GunnSCC MAIN LIH 101
Group 3 - Class Number for lecture above: 17475 (one choice only)

T06:45PM-10:50PMLABA.MaoSCC MAIN LIH 20617476Textbook
Group 3

Th06:45PM-10:50PMLABA.MaoSCC MAIN LIH 20617477Textbook
Group 3

T04:15PM-05:05PMDISA.GunnSCC MAIN LIH 101
Group 3 - Class Number for Discussion above: 18097

T03:15PM-04:05PMDISA.GunnSCC MAIN LIH 101
Group 3 - Class Number for Discussion above: 18098

Th04:15PM-05:05PMDISA.GunnSCC MAIN LIH 101
Group 3 - Class Number for Discussion above: 18099

Group 3 - Students must register for one section each of LEC (Lecture), LAB (Laboratory) and DIS (Discussion). Select one section from each of the Group 3 categories listed above.


On-Campus

CHEM 401    General Chemistry II    5 Units

Prerequisite: CHEM 400 with a grade of "C" or better
Advisory: ENGRD 310, ENGWR 101, and MATH 370; with a grade of "C" or better; or placement through the assessment process
General Education: AA/AS Area IV; CSU Area B1; CSU Area B3; IGETC Area 5A
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 72 hours LAB ; 18 hours DIS
Description: CHEM 401 is a continuation of CHEM 400. This course includes topics in kinetics, thermodynamics, gas-phase equilibrium, ionic equilibrium, solubility, acid/base chemistry, buffers, electrochemistry, chemistry of coordination compounds, and nuclear chemistry. A brief introduction to organic chemistry is also included. Critical thinking and writing skills will be practiced in this course. One hour per week will be devoted to a discussion/problem solving session. CHEM 401 is for students in biology, chemistry, pre-dentistry, pre-medicine, pre-pharmacy, engineering, and other physical sciences. The laboratory includes both quantitative and qualitative experiments and some qualitative analysis. Written laboratory reports are required. It is highly recommended that CHEM 400 and 401 be taken during consecutive semesters. Some sections may require on-line homework. (Part of C-ID CHEM 120S)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 13-May 16

TTh09:00AM-10:20AMLECL.NussSCC MAIN LIH 203
Group 1 - Class Number for Lecture above: 17478 (one choice only)

T01:30PM-05:35PMLABL.NussSCC MAIN LIH 21117480Textbook
Group 1

Th01:30PM-05:35PMLABL.NussSCC MAIN LIH 21118132Textbook
Group 1

W08:00AM-12:05PMLABL.NussSCC MAIN LIH 21117479Textbook
Group 1

T10:30AM-11:20AMDISL.NussSCC MAIN LIH 211
Group 1 - Class Number for Discussion above: 18090

Th10:30AM-11:20AMDISL.NussSCC MAIN LIH 211
Group 1 - Class Number for Discussion above: 18091

T11:30AM-12:20PMDISL.NussSCC MAIN LIH 211
Group 1 - Class Number for Discussion above: 18092

Th11:30AM-12:20PMDISL.NussSCC MAIN LIH 211
Group 1 - Class Number for Discussion above: 18133


Group 1 - Students must register for one section each of LEC (Lecture), LAB (Laboratory) and DIS (Discussion). Select one section from each of the Group 1 categories listed above.

On-Campus


MW05:00PM-06:20PMLECA.MehadiSCC MAIN LIH 201
Group 2 - Class Number for Lecture above: 17481 (one choice only)

W12:25PM-04:30PMLABD.ChubbicSCC MAIN LIH 21117482Textbook
Group 2

W06:30PM-10:35PMLABA.MehadiSCC MAIN LIH 21117483Textbook
Group 2

M02:45PM-03:50PMDISH.PoorjahanshahSCC MAIN LIH 211
Group 2 - Class Number for Discussion above: 18100

M06:30PM-07:35PMDISH.PoorjahanshahSCC MAIN LIH 211
Group 2 - Class Number for Discussion above: 18102

M01:30PM-02:35PMDISH.PoorjahanshahSCC MAIN LIH 211
Group 2 - Class Number for Discussion above: 18101


Group 2 - Students must register for one section each of LEC (Lecture), LAB (Laboratory) and DIS (Discussion). Select one section from each of the Group 2 categories listed above.

On-Campus

CHEM 410    Quantitative Analysis    5 Units

Prerequisite: CHEM 401 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: AA/AS Area IV (effective Fall 2017); CSU Area B1; CSU Area B3; IGETC Area 5A
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 108 hours LAB
Description: This is a course in chemical quantitative analysis. Emphasis is placed on the proper design, control, and handling of experimental data obtained through the use of various analytical methods. For example, volumetric, spectrophotometric, and chromatographic methods are employed. Students will calibrate glassware and instruments, design and validate experimental methods, keep a detailed laboratory notebook, and prepare and deliver scientific reports. This course is for students planning careers in chemistry, biochemistry, chemical engineering, forensics, pre-pharmacy, biology, molecular biology, and microbiology.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 13-May 16

MW05:30PM-06:50PMLECA.IshchukSCC MAIN LUC 132
MW07:00PM-10:05PMLABA.IshchukSCC MAIN LIH 21317767Textbook
TTh07:00PM-10:05PMLABA.IshchukSCC MAIN LIH 21318637Textbook
Please select one Laboratory from the two listed above and register using that class number. You will be automatically enrolled into the Lecture.
On-Campus


CHEM 420    Organic Chemistry I    5 Units

Prerequisite: CHEM 401 with a grade of "C" or better.
Advisory: Concurrent enrollment in CHEM 317.
General Education: AA/AS Area IV (effective Fall 2017); CSU Area B1; CSU Area B3; IGETC Area 5A
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 study of basic concepts of organic chemistry. Lecture topics include chemistry of alkanes, cycloalkanes, alkenes, alkyl halides, alcohols, and ether with emphasis on stereochemistry, reaction mechanisms, and spectroscopy. Laboratory work includes basic techniques of separation and identification. Students will be introduced to a variety of modern instrumentation (GC, HPLC, FT-IR, GC-MS) in the laboratory. (C-ID CHEM 150; Part of C-ID CHEM 160S)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 13-May 16

TTh02:30PM-03:50PMLECB.ZennerSCC MAIN LIH 203
TTh07:30AM-10:35AMLABB.ZennerSCC MAIN LIH 21317768Textbook
TTh11:00AM-02:05PMLABB.ZennerSCC MAIN LIH 21317520Textbook
MW02:30PM-05:35PMLABB.ZennerSCC MAIN LIH 21317521Textbook
Please select one Laboratory from the three listed above and register using that class number. You will be automatically enrolled into the Lecture.
On-Campus


CHEM 421    Organic Chemistry II    5 Units

Prerequisite: CHEM 420 with a grade of "C" or better
Advisory: CHEM 317 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 ; 108 hours LAB
Description: This course is a lecture-laboratory course that is a continuation of CHEM 420. Lecture topics include the chemistry of ethers, epoxides, conjugated dienes, aromatic compounds, carbonyl compounds, enolate condensation, amines, phenols, polymerization reactions, and selected biologically important compounds. The course also includes continued application of spectroscopic methods (IR, NMR, UV-vis and MS) applied to organic chemistry. Laboratory emphasis is on the preparation, isolation, quantitation, purification, identification, and mechanism elucidation using both traditional and instrumental techniques. 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, and Gas Chromatography-Mass Spectroscopy. (Part of C-ID CHEM 160S)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 13-May 16

MW03:00PM-04:20PMLECL.HuangSCC MAIN LIH 203
MW08:00AM-11:05AMLABL.HuangSCC MAIN LIH 21317169Textbook
MW11:15AM-02:20PMLABL.HuangSCC MAIN LIH 21317170Textbook
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


CHEM 426    Organic Chemistry with Biological Emphasis II    4 Units

Prerequisite: CHEM 420 or 425 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, a continuation of CHEM 425, focuses on the preparation, properties, reactions, spectroscopy (IR, C-13 NMR, and UV), and mass spectrometry of organic compounds, including benzene and benzene derivatives, aldehydes, ketones, dicarbonyl compounds, carboxylic acids, carboxylic acid derivatives, and amines. Applications in the biological sciences are emphasized. Biological macromolecule organic chemistry (carbohydrates, and proteins) and the organic chemistry of metabolic pathways are also presented. Laboratory work includes qualitative analysis, multi-step organic synthesis, analytical use of instrumentation (ATR-FTIR, GC, and GC-MS), natural product extraction, and instrumental characterization of compounds extracted. (Part of C-ID CHEM 160S)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 13-May 16

TTh08:00AM-09:20AMLECD.ChubbicSCC MAIN LIH 201
T09:45AM-12:50PMLABD.ChubbicSCC MAIN LIH 21617167Textbook
Th09:45AM-12:50PMLABD.ChubbicSCC MAIN LIH 21619038Textbook
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


CHEM 484    Advanced General Chemistry - Honors    1 Unit

Prerequisite: CHEM 400 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: CSU Area B1; CSU Area B3
Enrollment Limitation: Eligibility for the Honors Program.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LAB
Description: Honors Advanced General Chemistry provides advanced studies of chemical concepts introduced in CHEM 400 and related concepts, including advanced laboratory work. This honors course uses an intensive methodology designed to challenge motivated students. One field trip is required for this course.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 13-May 16

F01:00PM-04:15PMLABS.RichmanSCC MAIN LIH 21319039Textbook
On-Campus


CHEM 495    Independent Studies in Chemistry    1-3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 162 hours LAB
Description: This course involves an individual student or small groups of students in study, research, or activities beyond the scope of regular offered courses, pursuant to an agreement among college, faculty members, and students. Independent studies in chemistry offers students a chance to do research and/or experimentation that is more typical of industry and graduate student work. UC transfer credit will be awarded only after the course has been evaluated by the enrolling UC campus. The units completed for this course cannot be counted towards the minimum 60 units required for admissions.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 13-May 16

TBATBALABB.Zenner TBA TBA18397Textbook
Instructor's consent is required to enroll.
3 Units
On-Campus

TBATBALABB.Dao TBA TBA20286Textbook
Instructor's consent is required to enroll.
2 Units
On-Campus

TBATBALABA.Ishchuk TBA TBA20287Textbook
Instructor's consent is required to enroll.
1 Unit
On-Campus


CHEM 499    Experimental Offering in Chemistry    .5-4 Units

Prerequisite: None
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 36 hours LAB
Description: UC Transfer credit will be awarded only after the course has been evaluated by the enrolling UC campus. The units completed for this course cannot be counted toward the minimum 60 units required for admissions. See Experimental Offerings.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 13-May 16
Design of Coffee

F09:00AM-12:15PMLABW.MillerSCC MAIN T03 120734Textbook
1 Unit - 54 Lab hours
On-Campus

Spring 2018 Class Schedule

Updated: December 15, 2017