ASTRONOMY

Chair: Sonia Juan                   (323) 953-4000 ext. 2924 •FH209C

www.lacitycollege.edu/academic/departments/physics/physics.htm  

ASTRONOMY 001                                       3.00 Units

ELEMENTARY ASTRONOMY                          (UC:CSU) 

ADVISORY: English 28 or concurrent enrollment in Learning Skills 1 or 7.  DESCRIPTION: A cultural course in the general principles and the fundamental facts of astronomy. For the non-technical student

MAY BE TAKEN BY HONORS PROGRAM STUDENTS. SEE BLUE PAGES.

  0220    lec      11:10AM - 12:35PM    TTh            P. VU                  FH 206

  0221    lec      12:45PM -  2:10PM     MW            D. ARVIDSON       FH 221

  3071    lec      6:50PM - 10:00PM     Th              MC CUDDEN      FH 203

  3072    lec      6:50PM - 10:00PM     W               Staff                   FH 225

  3074    lec      6:50PM - 10:00PM     M               Staff                   FH 225

also offered through itv. SEE BLUE PAGES.

 

ASTRONOMY 005                                                    1.00 Units

FUNDAMENTALS OF ASTRONOMY

LABORATORY                                               (UC:CSU) 

CO-REQUISITE: Astronomy 1.  DESCRIPTION: A presentation of the methods and techniques used by astronomers to determine the nature of the universe. This course involves working with and learning the operation of Astronomical instruments and equipments including the 12 inch telescope housed in the Los Angeles City College Observatory.

  3076    lab     6:50PM - 10:00PM     M               V. AKOPIAN       FH 221

  3077    lab     6:50PM - 10:00PM     T                MC CUDDEN      FH 206

  3078    lab     6:50PM - 10:00PM     W               V. AKOPIAN       FH 221

  3079    lab     6:50PM - 10:00PM     Th              D. ARVIDSON     FH 206
 

ASTRONOMY 010                                                    3.00 Units

The Solar System                                          (CSU) 

ADVISORY: English 28/31 or concurrent enrollment in Learning Skills 1 or 7.  DESCRIPTION: A non-mathematical cultural course in the general principles and history of astronomy, focusing on the nature of the solar system. For the non-technical student.

  3075    lec      4:05PM -  5:30PM      TTh            D. DULUK          FH 221
 

ASTRONOMY 011                                                    3.00 Units

STARS, GALAXIES, AND THE  UNIVERSE      (UC:CSU) 

ADVISORY: English 28/31 or concurrent enrollment in Learning Skills 1 or 7.   DESCRIPTION: A non-mathematical cultural course in the general principles and history of astronomy, focusing on stars, galaxies, and the origin of the universe.  For the non-technical student.

  3073    lec      3:30PM -  6:40PM      Th              MC CUDDEN      FH 203

 
 

BIOLOGY

Chair: Greg Gonsalves           (323) 953-4000 ext. 2796 • LS204

www.lacitycollege.edu/academic/departments/lifesci/index.html  

BIOLOGY 001                                             3.00 Units

FUNDAMENTALS OF THE LIFE SCIENCES I    (UC:CSU) 

ADVISORY: Eligibility for English 28.

  0227    lec      9:35AM - 10:40AM     MW        S. PHOMMASAYSY   LS 102

  &         lab      10:50AM - 12:55AM    M           F.M. SHAHBAZIAN    LS 206
 

BIOLOGY 003                                                            4.00 Units

INTRODUCTION TO BIOLOGY                        (UC:CSU) 

ADVISORY: English 21.  DESCRIPTION: This course meets the general laboratory science requirement.

  0231    lec      7:50AM - 11:00AM     T            M.J. GARCIA            LS 103

  &         lab      7:50AM - 11:00AM     Th          M.J. GARCIA            LS 103

  0233    lec      8:00AM - 11:10AM     S            C. RILEY                  LS 103

  &         lab      12:00PM -  3:10PM     S            C. RILEY                  LS 103

  0235    lec      9:35AM - 11:00AM     MW        M.J. GARCIA            LS 103

  &         lab      12:45PM -  3:55PM     W           M.J. GARCIA            LS 103

  Special tutorial assistance available in section 0235

  0230    lec      11:10AM - 12:35PM    MW        M.J. GARCIA            LS 103

  &         lab      12:45PM -  3:55PM     M           M.J. GARCIA            LS 103

  0234    lec      12:45PM -  3:55PM     T            M.J. GARCIA            LS 103

  &         lab      12:45PM -  3:55PM     Th          M.J. GARCIA            LS 103

  5281    lec      6:50PM - 10:00PM     T            S. PHOMMASAYSY  LS 102

  &        lab     6:50PM - 10:00PM     Th          S. PHOMMASAYSY  LS 101

  5282    lec      6:50PM - 10:00PM     T            S. PHOMMASAYSY  LS 102

  &        lab     6:50PM - 10:00PM     W           F.M. SHAHBAZIAN LS 103
 

BIOLOGY 006                                                            5.00 Units

GENERAL BIOLOGY I                                     (UC:CSU) 

PREREQUISITE: Chemistry 60 and Mathematics 125.  ADVISORY: Eligibility in English 28 or its equivalent.  DESCRIPTION:  For general biology majors and pre-professional students.      

MAY BE TAKEN BY HONORS PROGRAM STUDENTS. SEE BLUE PAGES

  8066    lec      12:45PM -  2:20PM     MW        S. PHOMMASAYSY   LS 102

  &         lab      7:50AM - 11:00AM     TTh        S. PHOMMASAYSY   LS 101

  Special tutorial assistance available in section 8066.

  8067    lec      12:45PM -  2:20PM     MW        S. PHOMMASAYSY   LS 102

  &         lab      12:45PM -  3:55PM     W           S. PHOMMASAYSY   LS 101}
 

BIOLOGY 025                                                            3.00 Units

HUMAN BIOLOGY                                          (UC:CSU) 

ADVISORY: Eligibility for English 28.   DESCRIPTION: A survey course for the non-science major. The principle human organ systems are studied according to structure and function.

  3083    lec      6:50PM - 10:00PM     T            F.M. SHAHBAZIAN LS 110

 

 

BUSINESS

Chair: Dr. Thelma Day           (323) 953-4000 ext. 2541 • AD304

www.lacitycollege.edu/academic/departments/busad/index.htm  

BUSINESS 001                                            3.00 Units

INTRODUCTION TO BUSINESS                      (UC:CSU) 

ADVISORY: English 28 or equivalent.   DESCRIPTION: A survey of business including forms of business organization, finance, personnel problems, marketing, managerial aids, business government relations; and business.

  0240    lec      8:00AM -  9:25AM      TTh            B. CHING           AD 301A

  0243    lec      9:00AM - 12:10PM     S                N.G. OKPARA      AD 303

  0241    lec      9:35AM - 11:00AM     MW            A.E. EGEREGOR  AD 303

  0242    lec      11:10AM - 12:35PM    TTh            B. CHING             AD 303

  3085    lec      3:30PM -  6:40PM      M               L.C. GUYNES     AD 306

  3086    lec      6:50PM - 10:00PM     W               C.H. BROWN      FH 203
 

BUSINESS 015                                                          3.00 Units

BUSINESS STATISTICS                                 (UC:CSU) 

PREREQUISITE: Mathematics 125 - see instructor.  ADVISORY: Collection, tabulation and presentation of data; averages and index numbers, economic trends and cycles, correlation, and the application of these methods to the solution of practical business problems.

  0245    lec      8:00AM -  9:25AM      MW            B. CHING           AD 301A

  3087    lec      6:50PM - 10:00PM     M               L.C. GUYNES      FH 229
 

BUSINESS 017                                                          3.00 Units

COMPUTER GRAPHICS FOR BUSINESS               (CSU) 

PREREQUISITE: Business 1.   DESCRIPTION: A comprehensive course in business graphics covering types of business graphics, their uses and techniques for generating graphics emphasizing computer usage, techniques and current computer graphics software.

  0247    lec      12:45PM -  2:50PM     M               R.B. HASTEY       AD 316

  &         lab      12:45PM -  2:50PM     W               R.B. HASTEY       AD 316

  3088    lec      5:00PM -  7:05PM      T                R.B. HASTEY      AD 316

  &        lab     7:05PM -  9:10PM      T                R.B. HASTEY      AD 316
 

BUSINESS 038                                                          3.00 Units

BUSINESS COMPUTATIONS                                (CSU) 

ADVISORY:  English 28 or equivalent.   DESCRIPTION: Credit allowed for only one of Business 38 or Accounting 31.  Problems in ordinary business situations and on civil service examinations. Arithmetic fundamentals, including addition, subtraction, multiplication and division of whole numbers and fractions are reviewed. Practical problems include interest, cash and trade discount, mark up and mark-  down, payrolls, and percentage.

  0250    lec      11:10AM - 12:35PM    MW            L.R. SCHENCK    AD 309

  3089    lec      6:50PM - 10:00PM     M               H.D. RICE        AD 301A

  3090    lec      3:30PM -  6:40PM      Th              N.G. OKPARA  AD 301A
 

 

BUSINESS, INTERNATIONAL

Chair: Dr. Thelma Day           (323) 953-4000 ext. 2541 • AD304

www.lacitycollege.edu/academic/departments/busad/index.htm  

INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS 001                 3.00 Units

INTERNATIONAL TRADE                                     (CSU) 

ADVISORY:  Business 1 or equivalent.  DESCRIPTION: A study of the principles of international trade, including the basics of  operating an import and/or export business. Topics covered include: marketing, terminology, documentation, financial procedures, credits, collections, and communication.

  3307    lec      6:50PM - 10:00PM     Th              HOSSEINI           FH 229

 

  3308   lec      2:00 hrs/wk              TBA           R.B. HASTEY ON LINE

  &        lec      1:05 hrs/wk              TBA           R.B. HASTEY ON LINE

This course will be taught entirely online via the internet. You may work at home on your computer or at LACC in an open lab. 

To begin this course, email Prof. Hastey at  hasteyrb@lacitycollege.edu

Phone: (323) 953-4000 ext. 2547

Mandatory On Campus Orientation (failure to attend will result in being dropped from the course) Wed, Sept 5  | 3:00pm – 6:00pm  | AD316


INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS 004
                       3.00 Units

IMPORT PROCEDURES I  

PREREQUISITE: International Business 1.

  3301    lec      6:50PM -  10:00PM    Th              N.G. OKPARA    AD 316
 

INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS 005                       3.00 Units

PAYMENT INSTRUMENTS AND PROCEDURES I  

PREREQUISITE: Business 1 and/or International Business 1.  DESCRIPTION: This course explains how to arrange and receive payment for merchandise shipped from one country to another. Topics covered include how to prepare and fill out documents. 

  0585    lec      9:00AM - 12:10PM     S                A. TRAN            AD 301B
 

INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS 006                 3.00 Units

INTERNATIONAL MARKETING I 

Emphasizes how to get foreign customers for American made products, how to indentify prospective customers, how to make contact and how to sell the product. Variables include: culture, trade customs, politics, climate, wealth, business and government structures and international law.

 

  3309   lec      2:00 hrs/wk              TBA           R.B. HASTEY ON LINE

  &        lec      1:05 hrs/wk              TBA           R.B. HASTEY ON LINE

This course will be taught entirely online via the internet. You may work at home on your computer or at LACC in an open lab. 

To begin this course, email Prof. Hastey at  hasteyrb@lacitycollege.edu

Phone: (323) 953-4000 ext. 2547

Mandatory On Campus Orientation (failure to attend will result in being dropped from the course) Wed, Sept 5  | 2:00pm – 5:00pm  | AD316

 

 

CHEMISTRY

Chair: John Freitas         (323) 953-4000 ext. 2600 • Chem105A

www.lacitycollege.edu/academic/departments/chemistry/chem.htm

 

for students enrolling in Chemistry 101 (Beginning Fall 2007)

Students, who have not completed the Chemistry 60 or 68, or the approved equivalent course, must earn a satisfactory score on the Chemistry Readiness Exam which is administered by the LACC Assessment Office.  For more information about the exam and when it is administered contact the Assessment Office at (323)953-4000, ext. 2264. You must have completed Math 125 in order to take this exam. You may also refer to the following website for information about the exam: 

 http://www.lacitycollege.edu/services/matriculation/matric%20pages/assessment.htm

 

NOTE: All exam appointments must be scheduled in person in AD103.

Challenges to prerequisites must be made through the Counseling Department in AD108.  Transcripts are required.  For more information contact the Counseling Department at (323)953-4000, ext. 2250.

 

NOTE:  The Chemistry Readiness Exam applies only to the chemistry course prerequisite.  Passing the Chemistry Readiness Exam does not waive the Math 125 prerequisite.

 

 

CHEMISTRY 051                                         5.00 Units

FUNDAMENTALS OF CHEMISTRY I                (UC:CSU) 

ADVISORY: Mathematics 115 or one year of high school algebra.
DESCRIPTION: Lecture 3 hours. Laboratory 4 hours. Chemical phenomena, methodology, and theory are studied in the context of social, political, and economic issues. Fundamental chemical principles are developed and applied within the study of selected instructional modules, such as atmospheric gases, acid rain, nuclear fission, solar energy, drugs, and nutrition. The laboratory component gives students experience in the general procedures used by chemists and the uncertainty involved in operations.

NOTE: Chemistry 51 does not satisfy the LACC pre-nursing chemistry requirement.

MAY BE TAKEN BY HONORS PROGRAM STUDENTS. SEE BLUE PAGES.

  8073    lec      11:10AM - 12:35PM    MW        T.A. BOAN          CHEM 204

  &         lab      12:45PM -  2:50PM     MW        T.A. BOAN          CHEM 106

  3093    lab     5:35PM -  7:40PM      TTh        P.K. SHIN          CHEM 107

  &        lec      7:50PM -  9:15PM      TTh        P.K. SHIN          CHEM 204

 

CHEMISTRY 060                                                      5.00 Units

INTRODUCTION TO GENERAL CHEMISTRY    (UC:CSU) 

PREREQUISITE: Math 115 or appropriate score on placement assessment.

ADVISORY: Eligibility for English 28. DESCRIPTION: This course prepares students for Chemistry 101 and satisfies the chemistry requirement for the LACC Nursing Program. It covers atomic structure, nomenclature, bonding, molecular geometry, chemical reactions, stiochiometry, states of matter and related forces, gas laws, solution chemistry, quantum theory, periodic properties, colligative properties, and acid base concepts. This course satisfies the IGETC and CSU general education requirements for physical science with laboratory.

  5036    lec      6:15PM -  7:40PM      TTh        O.J. TORRES         CHEM 3

  &        lab     7:50PM -  9:55PM      TTh        O.J. TORRES     CHEM 106

  Special tutorial assistance available in section 5036

  5037    lec      6:15PM -  7:40PM      TTh        O.J. TORRES         CHEM 3

  &        lab     7:50PM -  9:55PM      TTh        Staff                  CHEM 107

  5044    lec      6:50PM - 10:00PM     W           P.J. MAYS             CHEM 3

  &         lab      8:45AM -  1:00PM      S            P.J. MAYS          CHEM 107

  5045    lec      6:50PM - 10:00PM     W           P.J. MAYS             CHEM 3

  &         lab      8:45AM -  1:00PM      F            V.V. HYMOWITZ  CHEM 107

  5046    lec      6:50PM - 10:00PM     W           P.J. MAYS             CHEM 3

  &         lab      8:45AM -  1:00PM      S            Staff                    CHEM 106
 

CHEMISTRY 068                                                      5.00 Units

PREPARATION FOR GENERAL CHEMISTRY   (UC:CSU) 

PREREQUISITE: Math 115 or appropriate score on placement assessment.   ADVISORY: Eligibility for English 28.   DESCRIPTION: This course prepares students for Chemistry 101 and satisfies the chemistry requirement for the LACC Nursing Program. It covers atomic structure, nomenclature, bonding, molecular geometry, chemical reactions, stiochiometry, states of matter and related forces, gass laws, solution chemistry, quantum theory, periodic properties, colligative properties, and acid base concepts. This course satisfies the ICETC and CSU general education requirements for physical science with laboratory. NOTE: Chemistry 68 satisfies al the requirements of Chemistry 60. Chemistry 68 prepares students for Chemistry 101 and other science classes as well as for the LACC Nursing Program.

  8075    lec      11:50AM -  1:15PM     MW        Staff                       CHEM 3

  &         lab      9:35AM - 11:40AM     MW        Staff                    CHEM 107

  &         lab      1:15PM -  2:15PM      MW        Staff                       CHEM 3

  8076    lec      11:50AM -  1:15PM     MW        Staff                       CHEM 3

  &         lab      1:15PM -  2:15PM      MW        Staff                       CHEM 3

  &         lab      2:25PM -  4:30PM      MW        Staff                    CHEM 107

  Special tutorial assistance available in section 8076

  8077    lec      11:10AM - 12:35PM    TTh        B.E. LANDBERG     CHEM 3

  &         lab      8:55AM - 11:00AM     TTh        B.E. LANDBERG CHEM 106

  &         lab      12:35PM -  1:35PM     TTh        B.E. LANDBERG     CHEM 3

  8078    lec      11:10AM - 12:35PM    TTh        B.E. LANDBERG     CHEM 3

  &         lab      12:35PM -  1:35PM     TTh        B.E. LANDBERG     CHEM 3

  &         lab      1:45PM -  3:50PM      TTh        Staff                    CHEM 106

  Special tutorial assistance available in section 8078

 

CHEMISTRY 101                                                      5.00 Units

GENERAL CHEMISTRY I                                (UC:CSU) 

PREREQUISITE: Chemistry 60 or Chemistry 68, and Math 125 with a satisfactory grade better. ADVISORY: English 28 or equivalent.  DESCRIPTION: This class is required for science and engineering majors. It covers atomic structure, nomenclature, bonding, molecular geometry, chemical reactions, stoichiometry, thermochemistry, states of matter and related forces, gas laws, solution chemistry, quantum theory, periodic properties, colligative properties, and acid/base concepts.

see note at top of section

  1343    lec      9:35AM - 11:00AM     MW        B.E. LANDBERG  CHEM 204

  &         lab      11:10AAM - 12:10PM  MW        B.E. LANDBERG  CHEM 204

  &         lab      12:45PM -  2:50PM     MW        B.E. LANDBERG  CHEM 101

  1344    lec      8:00AM -  9:25AM      MW        M.E. GIFFORD    CHEM 204

  &         lab      7:55AM -  8:55AM      TTh        M.E. GIFFORD    CHEM 204

  &         lab      8:55AM - 11:00AM     TTh        Staff                    CHEM 101

  5038    lec      5:05PM -  6:30PM      TTh        T.A. BOAN         CHEM 201

  &        lab     6:40PM -  7:40PM      TTh        T.A. BOAN         CHEM 201

  &        lab     2:50PM -  4:55PM      TTh        T.A. BOAN         CHEM 101

  5039    lec      5:05PM -  6:30PM      TTh        T.A. BOAN         CHEM 201

  &        lab     6:40PM -  7:40PM      TTh        T.A. BOAN         CHEM 201

  &        lab     7:50PM -  9:55PM      TTh        T.A. BOAN         CHEM 101
 

CHEMISTRY 102                                                      5.00 Units

GENERAL CHEMISTRY II                               (UC:CSU) 

PREREQUISITE: Chemistry 101 with a satisfactory grade or better; and Mathematics 125.   ADVISORY: Eligibility for English 28.   DESCRIPTION: Thermodynamics, kinetics and equilibrium, electrochemistry, nuclear, organic, transition metal chemistry, and qualitative analysis.

  0260    lec      11:10AM - 12:35PM    TTh        E.F. CARTER     CHEM 205

  &         lab      12:45PM -  1:45PM     TTh        E.F. CARTER     CHEM 205

  &         lab      1:55PM -  4:00PM      TTh        E.F. CARTER     CHEM 112

  3095    lec      5:05PM -  6:30PM      MW        J.E. FREITAS     CHEM 205

  &        lab     6:40PM -  7:40PM      MW        J.E. FREITAS     CHEM 205

  &        lab     7:50PM -  9:55PM      MW        J.E. FREITAS     CHEM 112
 

CHEMISTRY 211                                                      5.00 Units

ORGANIC CHEMISTRY FOR

SCIENCE MAJORS I                                       (UC:CSU) 

PREREQUISITE: Chemistry 101 and 102 with a satisfactory grade or better.  ADVISORY: English 28.  DESCRIPTION: Structure, nomenclature, synthesis and mechanisms in organic chemistry, synthesis and isolation, spectroscopy, and chromatography. 

  8071    lec      9:35AM - 11:00AM     MW        D.K. MITCHELL   CHEM 205

  &         lab      11:10AM - 12:10PM    MW        D.K. MITCHELL   CHEM 205

  &         lab      12:45PM -  2:50PM     MW        D.K. MITCHELL   CHEM 210

  8072    lec      9:35AM - 11:00AM     MW        D.K. MITCHELL   CHEM 205

  &         lab      11:10AM - 12:10PM    MW        D.K. MITCHELL   CHEM 205

  &         lab      8:55AM -  11:00AM    TTh        M.E. GIFFORD    CHEM 210
 

CHEMISTRY 212                                                      5.00 Units

ORGANIC CHEMISTRY FOR

SCIENCE MAJORS  II                                     (UC:CSU) 

PREREQUISITE: Chemistry 211 with satisfactory grade or better.   ADVISORY: English 28.   DESCRIPTION: Emphasis on specific functional groups, carbohydrates and proteins, and  advanced synthesis spectroscopy and qualitative analysis.

  3096    lec        5:05PM -  6:30PM     TTh        P.P. CASTRO     CHEM 205

  &        lab     6:40PM -  7:40PM      TTh        P.P. CASTRO     CHEM 205

  &        lab     7:50PM -  9:55PM      TTh        P.P. CASTRO     CHEM 210

 

CHEMISTRY 221                                                      5.00 Units

BIOCHEMISTRY FOR SCIENCE MAJORS        (UC:CSU) 

Prerequisite: Chemistry 211 with satisfactory grade or better. This course is intended as a preparation for careers in the physical and biological sciences, medical and dental professions, veterinary and agricultural science, nutrition and food chemistry, and related fields. Topics relate to the chemistry and metabolism of biological compounds and include discussion of proteins, lipids, carbohydrates and nucleic acids. Laboratory work includes electrophoresis, chromatography, spectroscopy, and enzyme purification and kinetics.

  0263    lec      12:45PM -  2:10PM     MW        E.F. CARTER     CHEM 205

  &         lab      2:20PM -  3:20PM      MW        E.F. CARTER     CHEM 205

  &        lab     3:20PM -  5:25PM      MW        E.F. CARTER     CHEM 210

 

 

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