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Summer 2014 Semester Schedule

BIOLOGY
BIOL 1A, General Biology, 5 Units
3 hours lecture, 6 hours laboratory (GR). Prerequisite: CHEM 1A. Acceptable for credit: UC/CSU
Introduction to general biology: Cell structure and function, metabolism, molecular and organismal genetics, and animal physiology.
Section B1L, Code # 30554, Instr. Yang
Lec: 8-10:05 am, MTWTh; BCC, Rm. 518
Lab: 10:30-2:20 pm, MTWTh; BCC, Rm. 522
Class Begins Monday, 6/16/14

BIOL 10, Introduction to Biology, 4 Units
3 hours lecture, 3 hours laboratory (GR). Not open for credit to students who have completed or are currently enrolled in BIOL 1A or 1B or 25. Acceptable for credit: UC/CSU
Fundamentals of biology for the non-major: Scientific inquiry, biological chemistry, cell structure and function, DNA and genetics, evolution and ecology, and an overview of living organisms. Includes laboratory exercises designed to complement lectures.
Section B1LA, Code # 30556, Instr. Blitch
Lec: 10:15 am-12:30 pm, MTWTh; BCC, Rm. 431
Lab: 1-3:15 pm, MTWTh; BCC, Rm. 513
Class Begins Monday, 6/16/14
Section B1LB, Code # 30918, Instr. Blitch
Lec: 10:15 am-12:30 pm, MTWTh; BCC, Rm. 431
Lab: 3:30-5:45 pm, MTWTh; BCC, Rm. 513
Class Begins Monday, 6/16/14

BIOL 230A, Scientific Instrumentation I, 2 units
1 hour lecture, 3 hours laboratory (GR). Not open for credit to students who have completed BIOL 230.
Introduction to the laboratory: Use of common equipment items, including hand-held measuring devices, scales, pH meters, spectrophotometers, centrifuges and autoclave; laboratory mathematics, media and buffer preparation, aseptic technique, basic microbiological techniques, chemical safety, hazardous waste disposal, and good manufacturing practices.
Section B1L, Code # 31116, Instr. Staff
Lec: 2:30-3:20 pm, TWTh; BCC, Rm. 522
Lab: 3:30-6:20 pm, TWTh; BCC, Rm. 522
Class Begins Tuesday, 6/17/14

CHEMISTRY
CHEM 1A,  General Chemistry, 5 units
3 hours lecture, 3 hours lecture-demonstration, 3 hours laboratory (GR). Prerequisite: MATH 203 or 211D. Recommended preparation: CHEM 30A or 50. Acceptable for credit: UC/CSU
General principles of chemistry: Measurements, atomic theory, chemical nomenclature, chemical composition, stoichiometry, reactions in aqueous solution, thermochemistry, electron configurations, periodic properties, chemical bonding, gases, liquids, solids, and solutions.
Section B1L, Code # 30560, Instr. Sharma
Lec: Noon-4:15 pm, MTWTh; BCC, Rm. 518
Lab: 8-10:15 am, MTWTh; BCC, Rm. 521
Class Begins Monday, 6/16/14

CHEM 1B, General Chemistry, 5 units
3 hours lecture, 3 hours lecture-demonstration, 3 hours laboratory (GR). Prerequisite: CHEM 1A. Acceptable for credit: UC/CSU
General principles of chemistry: Kinetics, equilibrium, acid-base equilibria, buffers, solubility equilibria, entropy and free energy, electro-chemistry, nuclear chemistry, coordination chemistry, and an introduction to organic chemistry.
Section B1L, Code # 30562, Instr. Ho
Lec: 8 am-12:15 pm, MTWTh; BCC, Rm. 34
Lab: 2-4:15 pm, MTWTh; BCC, Rm. 521
Class Begins Monday, 6/16/14

CHEM 30A, Introductory General Chemistry, 4 units
3 hours lecture, 3 hours laboratory (GR). Prerequisite: MATH 201 or 210D or 208. Acceptable for credit: UC/CSU
Fundamental principles of general chemistry: Metric measurements, matter and energy, atomic structure, chemical nomenclature, chemical bonding, chemical reactions, stoichiometry, gas laws, nuclear chemistry; properties of liquids, solids, solutions, acids, and bases.
Section B1L, Code # 30564, Instr. Singh
Lec: 8-10:15 pm, MTWTh; BCC, Rm. 53
Lab: 11 am-1:15 pm, MTWTh; BCC, Rm. 521
Class Begins Monday, 6/16/14

GEOGRAPHY
GEOG 1, Physical Geography, 3 units
3 hours lecture (GR or P/NP). Acceptable for credit: UC/CSU
Basic elements of the earth’s physical systems and processes: Earth-sun relations, weather, climate, water, plate tectonics, landforms, soils, and ecosystems and their interrelationships and global distribution patterns.
Section B1, Code # 30665, Instr. Givental
Lec: 1-3:50 pm, TWTh; BCC, Rm. 421
Class Begins Tuesday, 6/17/14

GEOG 1L, Physical Geography Laboratory, 1 unit
3 hours laboratory (GR or P/NP). Prerequisite or corequisite: GEOG 1. Acceptable for credit: UC/CSU
Practical application of basic concepts and principles of physical geography: Earth-sun relationships, weather, climate, geologic processes, landforms, and field observation.
Section B1L, Code # 30666, Instr. Givental
Lab: 4-5:15 pm, TWTh; BCC, Rm. 421
Lab Time Includes 3 Saturday Field Trips TBA.
Class Begins Tuesday, 6/17/14

PHYSICS
PHYS 10, Introduction to Physics, 4 units
4 hours lecture (GR or P/NP). Recommended preparation: MATH 201 or 210D, and MATH 202. Not open for credit to students who have completed or are currently enrolled in PHYS 2A-2B or 4A-4B-4C.Acceptable for credit: UC/CSU
Elementary study of major topics of physics: Motion, forces, energy, momentum, rotation, oscillation, sound, electromagnetics, light, quantum physics, atoms, nuclei, and relativity.
Section B1, Code # 30612
Instr. Monsalvesanta
Lec: 4-6:50 pm, MTWTh; BCC, Rm. 322
Class Begins Monday, 6/16/14

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