Chemistry (CHEM)

CHEM 10  Chemistry for Allied Health Majors

5 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC)
Lecture: 72   Lab: 54
Prerequisite: Eligibility for MATH 71

Principles of inorganic chemistry including measurements, structure, nomenclature, reactions, radioactivity, energy, properties of matter, acids/bases and solutions. For Allied Health majors such as nursing, dental hygiene, radiation technology. Completion does not give eligibility for CHEM 50.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Fall 201620765CHEM:10MW12:00pm - 2:05pmK. Golestaneh7-1114
M8:00am - 11:10amK. Golestaneh60-3601
Fall 201620766CHEM:10MW12:00pm - 2:05pmK. Golestaneh; T. Beam7-1114
W8:00am - 11:10amK. Golestaneh; T. Beam60-3601
Fall 201620767CHEM:10TR8:30am - 10:35amK. Huang7-1114
T11:30am - 2:40pmK. Huang60-3601
Fall 201620768CHEM:10TR8:30am - 10:35amK. Huang7-1114
R11:30am - 2:40pmK. Huang60-3601
Fall 201620769CHEM:10MW3:15pm - 5:20pmM. Oda; T. Beam7-1114
W11:30am - 2:40pmM. Oda; T. Beam60-3601
M3:00pm - 6:10pmH. Lord60-3601
Fall 201620771CHEM:10TR12:00pm - 2:05pmT. Nguyen7-1114
T3:00pm - 6:10pmT. Nguyen60-3601
Fall 201620772CHEM:10F9:00am - 1:15pmJ. Truttmann; Y. Luo7-1114
W3:00pm - 6:10pmJ. Truttmann; Y. Luo60-3601
Fall 201620773CHEM:10TR6:45pm - 8:50pmD. Mayo7-2102
R3:00pm - 6:10pmD. Mayo60-3601
Fall 201620774CHEM:10W6:00pm - 10:15pmNotEntered-XXXX
M6:30pm - 8:40pmNotEntered-XXXX
Fall 201620775CHEM:10R6:00pm - 10:15pmA. Park7-1114
T6:30pm - 9:40pmA. Park60-3601
Fall 201620776CHEM:10M6:00pm - 10:15pmX. Li7-1114
W6:30pm - 9:40pmX. Li60-3601
Fall 201620777CHEM:10T6:00pm - 10:15pmM. Roueintan7-1114
R6:30pm - 9:40pmM. Roueintan60-3601
Fall 201621071CHEM:10TR7:30am - 9:35amE. Craft7-2102
F8:00am - 11:10amE. Craft60-3601
Fall 201624894CHEM:10W6:00pm - 10:15pmS. Shah61-3311
M6:30pm - 9:40pmS. Shah60-3601

CHEM 20  Introductory Organic and Biochemistry

5 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC)
Lecture: 54   Lab: 108
Prerequisite: CHEM 10 or CHEM 40

Nomenclature, structure, function and reactions of major classes of organic compounds and of biomolecules, including amino acids, lipids, carbohydrates, nucleic acids and proteins. Structure and function of vitamins, coenzymes and enzymes. Metabolic pathways and biochemical energy.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Fall 201620778CHEM:20WF9:45am - 11:10amE. Di Mauro7-2123
W11:30am - 1:35pmE. Di Mauro7-2123
F11:30am - 3:45pmE. Di Mauro7-2123
Fall 201620779CHEM:20TR1:15pm - 2:40pmI. Nejad7-1201
T3:00pm - 5:05pmI. Nejad7-2123
R3:00pm - 7:20pmI. Nejad7-2123

CHEM 40  Introduction to General Chemistry

5 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC, C-ID #: CHEM 101)
Lecture: 72   Lab: 54
Prerequisite: Eligibility for MATH 71
Advisory: Eligibility for ENGL 1A

Measurements, structure and properties of matter, writing/balancing equations, stoichiometry, properties and behavior of gases, and properties of solutions. For science/ engineering majors preparing for admission into General Chemistry (CHEM 50.)

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Fall 201620780CHEM:40MW12:00pm - 2:05pmP. Mahjoor7-2114
M8:00am - 11:10amP. Mahjoor60-3609
Fall 201620781CHEM:40MW12:00pm - 2:05pmP. Mahjoor; G. Muleta7-2114
W8:00am - 11:10amP. Mahjoor; G. Muleta60-3609
Fall 201620782CHEM:40TR12:00pm - 2:05pmA. Efron; J. Chen7-2114
T8:00am - 11:10amA. Efron; J. Chen60-3609
Fall 201620783CHEM:40TR12:00pm - 2:05pmA. Efron7-2114
R8:00am - 11:10amA. Efron60-3609
Fall 201620784CHEM:40MW8:30am - 10:35amI. Nejad7-2114
M11:30am - 2:40pmI. Nejad60-3609
Fall 201620785CHEM:40TR8:30am - 10:35amJ. Leung; J. Chen7-2114
T11:30am - 2:40pmJ. Leung; J. Chen60-3609
Fall 201620786CHEM:40MW8:30am - 10:35amC. Newman7-1114
W11:30am - 2:40pmC. Newman60-3609
Fall 201620787CHEM:40TR3:15pm - 5:20pmG. Garg; L. Musaitif7-2114
R11:30am - 2:40pmG. Garg; L. Musaitif60-3609
Fall 201620788CHEM:40MW6:45pm - 8:50pmT. Kidane7-1201
M3:00pm - 6:10pmT. Kidane60-3609
Fall 201620789CHEM:40TR6:45pm - 8:50pmM. Oda7-1201
T3:00pm - 6:10pmM. Oda60-3609
Fall 201620790CHEM:40MW6:45pm - 8:50pmT. Hogenauer60-3617
W3:00pm - 6:10pmT. Hogenauer60-3609
Fall 201620791CHEM:40F8:00am - 12:15pmG. Muleta; J. Lin7-2114
R3:00pm - 6:10pmG. Muleta; J. Lin60-3609
Fall 201620792CHEM:40W6:00pm - 10:15pmM. Tippetts7-2114
M6:30pm - 9:40pmM. Tippetts60-3609
Fall 201620793CHEM:40R6:00pm - 10:15pmM. Parra7-2114
T6:30pm - 9:40pmM. Parra60-3609
Fall 201621099CHEM:40M6:00pm - 10:15pmN. Smyth7-2114
W6:30pm - 9:40pmN. Smyth60-3609
Fall 201621100CHEM:40T6:00pm - 10:15pmA. Hajjawi7-2114
R6:30pm - 9:40pmA. Hajjawi60-3609
Fall 201623647CHEM:40MW7:30am - 9:35amT. Clements7-1201
F8:00am - 11:10amT. Clements60-3609
Fall 201623648CHEM:40MW3:15pm - 5:20pmH. Axelrod7-2114
F11:30am - 2:40pmH. Axelrod60-3609
Fall 201624890CHEM:40W8:00am - 11:10amW. Cui60-3617
M8:00am - 12:10pmW. Cui61-3418

CHEM 50  General Chemistry I

5 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC, C-ID #: CHEM 110)
Lecture: 54   Lab: 108
Prerequisite: CHEM 40 or satisfactory score on Chemistry Placement Examination; and MATH 71, 71B, 71X or equivalent.

General Chemistry topics including chemical formulas, equations, nomenclature, reactions, stoichiometry, thermochemistry, periodic trends, atomic structure, chemical bonding and structure, properties of gases, liquids, solids and solutions. Emphasis is on critical thinking as well as mathematical and dimensional analysis problem-solving. Laboratory experiments emphasize the scientific method as well as computer-based technologies in data acquisition and analysis. Introduces laboratory report writing skills.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Fall 201620794CHEM:50MW11:30am - 12:55pmJ. Chen7-2102
MW8:00am - 11:10amJ. Chen60-3620
Fall 201620795CHEM:50TR11:30am - 12:55pmP. Mahjoor7-2102
TR8:00am - 11:10amP. Mahjoor60-3620
Fall 201620796CHEM:50MW9:45am - 11:10amK. Huang7-2102
MW11:30am - 2:40pmK. Huang60-3620
Fall 201620797CHEM:50TR3:00pm - 4:25pmA. Rismanchian7-2102
TR11:30am - 2:40pmA. Rismanchian60-3617
Fall 201620798CHEM:50MW1:15pm - 2:40pmD. Doshi7-2102
MW3:00pm - 6:10pmD. Doshi60-3620
Fall 201620799CHEM:50TR1:15pm - 2:40pmC. Newman7-2102
TR3:00pm - 6:10pmC. Newman60-3620
Fall 201620800CHEM:50MW5:15pm - 6:40pmR. Byrne7-2102
MW7:00pm - 10:10pmR. Byrne60-3620
Fall 201620801CHEM:50TR5:15pm - 6:40pmD. Srulevitch7-2102
TR7:00pm - 10:10pmD. Srulevitch60-3620
Fall 201620802CHEM:50MW8:00am - 9:25amA. Mayo7-2102
F8:00am - 2:40pmA. Mayo60-3620
Fall 201623649CHEM:50MW8:00am - 9:25amT. Edison61-2316
F8:00am - 2:40pmT. Edison60-3617
Fall 201623650CHEM:50MW3:00pm - 4:25pmA. Esposito7-2102
MW11:30am - 2:40pmA. Esposito60-3617
Fall 201623651CHEM:50TR4:45pm - 6:10pmA. Rismanchian60-3617
TR7:00pm - 10:10pmA. Rismanchian60-3617

CHEM 50H  General Chemistry I - Honors

5 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC, C-ID #: CHEM 110)
Lecture: 54   Lab: 108
Prerequisite: Acceptance into the Honors Program. CHEM 40 or satisfactory score on Chemistry Placement Examination, and MATH 71, 71B, or 71X or equivalent.

General Chemistry topics including chemical formulas, equations, nomenclature, reactions, stoichiometry, thermochemistry, periodic trends, atomic structure, chemical bonding and structure, properties of gases, liquids, solids and solutions. Emphasis is on critical thinking as well as mathematical and dimensional analysis problem-solving. Laboratory experiments emphasize the scientific method as well as computer-based technologies in data acquisition and analysis. Introduces laboratory report writing skills. An honors course designed to provide an enriched experience. Students may not receive credit for both CHEM 50 and CHEM 50H.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Fall 201620803CHEM:50HTR9:45am - 11:10amT. Beam7-2102
TR11:30am - 2:40pmT. Beam60-3620

CHEM 51  General Chemistry II

5 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC)
Lecture: 54   Lab: 108
Prerequisite: CHEM 50 or CHEM 50H

Kinetics, equilibrium, thermodynamics, acid-base and oxidation-reduction reactions, transition metals, electrochemistry, and nuclear chemistry. Emphasis is on critical thinking and mathematical problem-solving. Laboratory experiments support lecture topics and use a variety of instrumentation and technology in data acquisition and analysis.

CHEM 51H  General Chemistry II - Honors

5 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU)
Lecture: 54   Lab: 108
Prerequisite: Acceptance into the Honors Program and CHEM 50 or CHEM 50H

Kinetics, equilibrium, thermodynamics, acid-base and oxidation-reduction reactions, transition metals, electrochemistry, and nuclear chemistry. Emphasis is on critical thinking and mathematical problem-solving. Laboratory experiments support lecture topics and use a variety of instrumentation and technology in data acquisition and analysis. An honors course designed to provide an enriched experience. Students may not receive credit for both CHEM 51 and CHEM 51H.

CHEM 80  Organic Chemistry

5 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC, C-ID #: CHEM 160S)
Lecture: 54   Lab: 108
Prerequisite: CHEM 51

Designed for chemistry, biochemistry, chemical engineering and biology majors; also for those in pre-professional programs such as medicine, veterinary medicine, dentistry, optometry and pharmacy. Structure/reactivity relationships, energetics, reactions, reaction mechanisms, synthesis, separation, characterization and spectroscopic methods for organic compounds. To assure that all content material is covered, it is recommended that students complete the entire one-year sequence at one campus prior to transfer.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Fall 201620811CHEM:80MW11:30am - 12:55pmJ. Truttmann61-3406
MW8:00am - 11:10amJ. Truttmann7-2111
Fall 201620812CHEM:80TR11:30am - 12:55pmA. Watson; E. Di Mauro61-2315
TR8:00am - 11:10amA. Watson; E. Di Mauro7-2111
Fall 201620813CHEM:80TR9:45am - 11:10amT. Hogenauer11-2406
TR11:30am - 2:40pmT. Hogenauer7-2111
Fall 201620814CHEM:80MW1:15pm - 2:40pmV. Prutyanov61-2419
MW3:00pm - 6:10pmV. Prutyanov7-2111
Fall 201624412CHEM:80MW5:15pm - 6:40pmS. Bernard61-3406
MW7:00pm - 10:10pmS. Bernard7-2111

CHEM 81  Organic Chemistry II

5 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC, C-ID #: CHEM 160S)
Lecture: 54   Lab: 108
Prerequisite: CHEM 80

Designed for chemistry, biochemistry, chemical engineering and biology majors; also for those in pre-professional programs such as medicine, veterinary medicine, dentistry, optometry and pharmacy. Structure/ reactivity relationships, energetics, reactions, reaction mechanisms, synthesis, separation, characterization and spectroscopic methods. Structure, synthesis and representative reactions of carbohydrates, lipids and proteins.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Fall 201620815CHEM:81MW9:45am - 11:10amJ. Leung60-1306
MW11:30am - 2:40pmJ. Leung7-2111
Fall 201620816CHEM:81TR1:15pm - 2:40pmJ. Nguyen61-2315
TR3:00pm - 6:10pmJ. Nguyen7-2111

CHEM 99  Special Projects in Chemistry

2 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU)
Lecture: 36   
Prerequisite: CHEM 50

In order to offer students the opportunity to explore their disciplines to greater depth, the various departments from time to time offer Special Projects courses. The content of each course and the methods of study vary from semester to semester, and depend on the particular project under consideration. Students must have an instructor's authorization before enrolling in this class.

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