Spring 2018 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, Jan 13-May 16

TTh09:00AM-10:20AMLECF.NewmanSCC MAIN T12 16977Textbook
On-Campus

MW09:30AM-10:50AMLECC.BrattonDavis Cntr Davis 21418181Textbook
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, Jan 13-May 16

MW07:30AM-08:50AMLECV.NgassamSCC MAIN T12 17124Textbook
TTh07:30AM-08:50AMLECV.NgassamSCC MAIN T12 17125Textbook
Lecture sections (above)

M08:55AM-12:20PMLABY.JonesSCC MAIN T03 5
Class Number for Lab above: 17127

T08:55AM-12:00PMLABY.JonesSCC MAIN T03 5
Class Number for Lab above: 17128

W08:55AM-12:00PMLABY.JonesSCC MAIN T03 5
Class Number for Lab above: 17177

Th08:55AM-12:00PMLABY.JonesSCC MAIN T03 5
Class Number for Lab above: 17126


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. (C-ID PHYS 110)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 13-May 16

MW01:30PM-02:50PMLECV.NgassamSCC MAIN T12
M08:55AM-12:20PMLABV.NgassamSCC MAIN T03 117130Textbook
W08:55AM-12:00PMLABV.NgassamSCC MAIN T03 117131Textbook
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-06:50PMLECC.ArmstrongSCC MAIN T12 17796Textbook
MW07:00PM-08:20PMLABC.ArmstrongSCC MAIN T03 1
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, Jan 13-May 16

MW09:00AM-09:50AMLECM.RichardsonSCC MAIN LIH 101
F09:00AM-10:05AMLECM.RichardsonSCC MAIN LIH 101
Class Number for Lecture above: 17118

M02:10PM-05:35PMLABM.RichardsonSCC MAIN T03 517119Textbook
T02:00PM-05:05PMLABM.RichardsonSCC MAIN T03 518310Textbook
W02:00PM-05:05PMLABM.RichardsonSCC MAIN T03 517607Textbook
Please select one Laboratory from the three Labs listed above and register using that class number. You will be automatically enrolled into the Lecture.

Th02:00PM-05:05PMLABM.RichardsonSCC MAIN T03 518026Textbook
The above LAB section (18026) may be open for registration after all other LAB sections have filled.

M01:00PM-02:05PMDISM.RichardsonSCC MAIN T03 5
Class Number for Discussion above: 17824

T01:00PM-01:50PMDISM.RichardsonSCC MAIN T03 5
Class Number for Discussion above: 18311

W01:00PM-01:50PMDISM.RichardsonSCC MAIN T03 5
Class Number for Discussion above: 17825


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.



Th01:00PM-01:50PMDISM.RichardsonSCC MAIN T03 5
Class Number for Discussion above: 18027


The above Discussion section (18027) may be opened for registration after all other Discussion sections have filled.
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, Jan 13-May 16

TTh11:30AM-12:20PMLECD.CopelySCC MAIN LIH 101
F10:15AM-11:20AMLECD.CopelySCC MAIN LIH 101
Class Number for Lecture above: 17120

T02:00PM-05:05PMLABD.CopelySCC MAIN T03 118834Textbook
W02:00PM-05:05PMLABD.CopelySCC MAIN T03 118074Textbook
Th02:00PM-05:05PMLABD.CopelySCC MAIN T03 120364Textbook
Please select one Laboratory from the three Labs listed above and register using that class number. You will be automatically enrolled into the Lecture.

T01:00PM-01:50PMDISD.CopelySCC MAIN T03 1
Class Number for Discussion above: 18835

W01:00PM-01:50PMDISD.CopelySCC MAIN T03 1
Class Number for Discussion above: 18075

Th01:00PM-01:50PMDISD.CopelySCC MAIN T03 1
Class Number for Discussion above: 20365


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: 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, Jan 13-May 16

MW11:00AM-11:50AMLECF.NewmanSCC MAIN LIH 101
F11:30AM-12:35PMLECF.NewmanSCC MAIN LIH 101
Class Number for Lecture above: 17121

M02:15PM-05:25PMLABF.NewmanSCC MAIN T02 20368Textbook
T02:00PM-05:05PMLABF.NewmanSCC MAIN T02 17122Textbook
W02:00PM-05:05PMLABF.NewmanSCC MAIN T02 20369Textbook
Th02:00PM-05:05PMLABF.NewmanSCC MAIN T02 18076Textbook
M01:00PM-02:05PMDISF.NewmanSCC MAIN T02
Class Number for Discussion above: 20371

T01:00PM-01:50PMDISF.NewmanSCC MAIN T02
Class Number for Discussion above: 17123

W01:00PM-01:50PMDISF.NewmanSCC MAIN T02
Class Number for Discussion above: 20372

Th01:00PM-01:50PMDISF.NewmanSCC MAIN T02
Class Number for Discussion above: 18077


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

On-Campus

Spring 2018 Class Schedule

Updated: December 15, 2017