Chemistry

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CHEM 100 INTRODUCTION TO GENERAL CHEMISTRY 4 Units Grade only. [Prerequisite: MATH 45 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Mathematics Assessment or equivalent. Recommended Preparation: RDG 56 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] Fundamentals of inorganic chemistry, including bonding, nomenclature, stoichiometry, gas laws, acids and bases, equilibrium, solutions, and basic types of reactions. Introduction to nuclear, organic and environmental chemistry. [D; CSU; UC]
CHEM 100 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
79715 CHEM 100 360 04:30PM-05:45PM MW 4422 Smith,Gary 18 1*
    06:00PM-09:05PM M 4419      
HIGHER ED CENTER, OTAY MESA - EVENING
Begins: 8/19/2013 Ends: 12/20/2013
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79716 CHEM 100 361 04:30PM-05:45PM MW 4422 Smith,Gary 18 2*
    06:00PM-08:50PM W 4419      
HIGHER ED CENTER, OTAY MESA - EVENING
Begins: 8/19/2013 Ends: 12/20/2013
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79717 CHEM 100 60 05:00PM-06:15PM TTH 301 Fitzgerald,Elizabeth 18 6*
    06:30PM-09:20PM T 335      
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 8/19/2013 Ends: 12/20/2013
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79718 CHEM 100 62 05:00PM-06:15PM TTH 301 Fitzgerald,Elizabeth 18 2*
    06:30PM-09:20PM TH 335      
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 8/19/2013 Ends: 12/20/2013
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CHEM 110 ELEMENTARY ORGANIC AND BIOLOGICAL CHEMISTRY 4 Units Grade only. [Prerequisite: CHEM 100, 170, or 200, or equivalent. Recommended Preparation: RDG 56 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] Introduction to organic and biological chemistry. Designed to fulfill the chemistry requirements for majors in nursing, home economics, consumer science, and hazardous materials. [D; CSU; UC]
CHEM 110 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
82815 CHEM 110 60 05:00PM-06:15PM MW 301 Barber,Jack 18 4*
    06:30PM-09:35PM M 335      
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 8/19/2013 Ends: 12/20/2013
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82816 CHEM 110 62 05:00PM-06:15PM MW 301 Barber,Jack 18 5*
    06:30PM-09:20PM W 335      
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 8/19/2013 Ends: 12/20/2013
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CHEM 170 PREPARATION FOR GENERAL CHEMISTRY 4 Units Grade only. [Prerequisite: MATH 70 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Mathematics Assessment or equivalent. Recommended Preparation: RDG 158 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] Introduces general chemistry that serves to establish a framework of vocabulary, principles, concepts, laboratory techniques, and problem-solving skills to prepare the student to complete successfully the more intensive general chemistry sequence. [D; CSU; UC]
CHEM 170 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
79727 CHEM 170 60 05:00PM-06:15PM MW 332 Latzer,Joachim 18 1*
    06:30PM-09:20PM M 331      
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 8/19/2013 Ends: 12/20/2013
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79728 CHEM 170 62 05:00PM-06:15PM MW 332 Latzer,Joachim 18 6*
    06:30PM-09:20PM W 331      
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 8/19/2013 Ends: 12/20/2013
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CHEM 200 GENERAL CHEMISTRY I 5 Units Grade only. [Prerequisite: CHEM 170 or equivalent; MATH 70 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Mathematics Assessment or equivalent. Recommended Preparation: MATH 101 or 121 or MATH 244 or equivalent; RDG 158 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] Covers methods of chemistry, formulas and equations, chemical calculations, states of matter, periodic law, atomic structure and chemical bonding, gases, thermochemistry, equilibrium, and acids and bases. Laboratory stresses quantitative methods, including gravimetric analysis and titrimetry, use of instrumentation, including spectrophotometers, pH meters, multimeters, and error analysis. [D; CSU; UC]
CHEM 200 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
79731 CHEM 200 60 05:00PM-06:15PM TTH 332 Hecht,David 18 5*
    06:30PM-09:20PM TTH 331      
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 8/19/2013 Ends: 12/20/2013
*Open seats as of Friday, November 1, 2013 8:27 AM
79732 CHEM 200 62 05:00PM-06:15PM TTH 332 Hecht,David 18 3*
    01:30PM-04:20PM TTH 331 Tschopp,Juerg    
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING, DAY
Begins: 8/19/2013 Ends: 12/20/2013
*Open seats as of Friday, November 1, 2013 8:27 AM

Total Courses: 4 Total Sections: 10
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