Courses

Lower Division Requirements

BIO114 General Botany with Lab

A study of the physiology, morphology, reproduction, and a survey of the plant kingdom, including fungi, algae, liverworts, mosses, ferns, gymnosperms and angiosperms. Emphasis will be placed on the development, reproduction and the relevance of plants to humans. Lecture (3 units) and required laboratory (1 unit). Additional lab fee. (4 units; Spring)

BIO114-B
Lanphere, Jacob D.
01/11/2021 Th 7:00 AM - 8:30 AM Yeager Center
BIO114-A
Lanphere, Jacob D.
01/11/2021 Th 7:00 AM - 8:30 AM Yeager Center

BIO146 General Biology I with Lab

Topics covered include cell structure and function, genetics, reproduction and development of animal systems. Lecture (3 units) and required laboratory (1 unit). Additional lab fee. (4 units; Fall/Spring)

BIO146-K
Koo, Bonjun
08/24/2020 Th 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CBU Virtual SYNC
BIO146-B
Koo, Bonjun
08/24/2020 M 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM CBU Virtual SYNC
BIO146-A
Koo, Bonjun
08/24/2020 Th 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM CBU Virtual SYNC
BIO146-E
Koo, Bonjun
08/24/2020 W 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM CBU Virtual SYNC
BIO146-F
Koo, Bonjun
08/24/2020 Th 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM CBU Virtual SYNC
BIO146-C
Koo, Bonjun
08/24/2020 Th 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM CBU Virtual SYNC
BIO146-J
Koo, Bonjun
08/24/2020 T 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CBU Virtual SYNC
BIO146-G
Koo, Bonjun
08/24/2020 W 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CBU Virtual SYNC
BIO146-H
Koo, Bonjun
08/24/2020 T 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CBU Virtual SYNC
BIO146-D
Koo, Bonjun
08/24/2020 M 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM CBU Virtual SYNC
BIO146-I
Koo, Bonjun
08/24/2020 T 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CBU Virtual SYNC
BIO146-B
Koo, Bonjun
01/11/2021 M 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Mission Hall 109
BIO146-C
Koo, Bonjun
01/11/2021 M 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Mission Hall 109
BIO146-A
Koo, Bonjun
01/11/2021 M 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Mission Hall 109
BIO146-A
Koo, Bonjun
05/03/2021 M 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM TBA

BIO148 General Biology II with Lab

Includes organismal biology of animals and plants, their behavior, ecology, evolution and adaptations. Lecture (3 units) and required laboratory (1 unit). Additional lab fee. (4 units; Spring)

BIO148-A
Leal, Michaiah J.
08/24/2020 M 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM CBU Virtual SYNC
BIO148-B
Leal, Michaiah J.
08/24/2020 M 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM CBU Virtual SYNC
BIO148-F
Prins, Bruce
01/11/2021 T 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Mission Hall 124
BIO148-G
Prins, Bruce
01/11/2021 T 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Mission Hall 124
BIO148-C
Prins, Bruce
01/11/2021 M 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Mission Hall 109
BIO148-A
Prins, Bruce
01/11/2021 M 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Mission Hall 109
BIO148-B
Prins, Bruce
01/11/2021 M 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Mission Hall 109
BIO148-E
Prins, Bruce
01/11/2021 T 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Mission Hall 124

CHE115 General Chemistry I

A study of inorganic chemical systems including properties of atoms, molecules and ions, composition of matter, solutions, stoichiometry, thermochemistry, gas laws, electronic structure of elements, chemical bonding and molecular geometry. Course content is presented at a level required for Chemistry and related science majors. Lecture: 3 units. Prerequisite: CHE 102 or high school chemistry. (3 units; Fall/Spring)

CHE115-M
Schacht, Patrick C.
08/24/2020 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM CBU Virtual SYNC
CHE115-I
Schacht, Patrick C.
08/24/2020 MWF 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM CBU Virtual SYNC
CHE115-A
Suzuki, Satoru
08/24/2020 MWF 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM CBU Virtual SYNC
CHE115-E
Suzuki, Satoru
08/24/2020 MWF 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM CBU Virtual SYNC
CHE115-A
Tsai, Jones
01/11/2021 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Health Science Campus L243
CHE115-B
Suzuki, Satoru
01/11/2021 MWF 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM BUS 123

CHE115L General Chemistry I Lab

A laboratory experience designed to illustrate and reinforce topics covered in General Chemistry I and introduce students to laboratory practices, experiments and equipment that are foundational to the study of Chemistry. Additional lab fee. Pre- or Co- Requisite: CHE 115. (1 unit; Fall/Spring)

CHE115L-O
Ketenbrink, Brittany
10/26/2020 TW 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM James Complex ONLN
CHE115L-L
Kimbrough, Pamela S.
08/24/2020 F 12:00 PM - 2:45 PM James Complex 236
CHE115L-H
Haynes, Stacy E.
08/24/2020 T 5:30 PM - 8:15 PM James Complex 236
CHE115L-I
Ketenbrink, Brittany
08/24/2020 W 12:00 PM - 2:45 PM James Complex 236
CHE115L-A
Ketenbrink, Brittany
08/24/2020 M 7:45 AM - 10:30 AM James Complex 236
CHE115L-B
Ketenbrink, Brittany
08/24/2020 M 12:00 PM - 2:45 PM James Complex 236
CHE115L-E
Ketenbrink, Brittany
08/24/2020 T 7:30 AM - 10:15 AM James Complex 236
CHE115L-N
Ketenbrink, Brittany
08/24/2020 Th 2:00 PM - 4:45 PM James Complex 236
CHE115L-D
Haynes, Stacy E.
08/24/2020 M 6:00 PM - 8:45 PM James Complex 236
CHE115L-G
Ketenbrink, Brittany
08/24/2020 T 2:00 PM - 4:45 PM James Complex 236
CHE115L-J
Ketenbrink, Brittany
08/24/2020 W 3:00 PM - 5:45 PM James Complex 236
CHE115L-K
Ketenbrink, Brittany
08/24/2020 W 6:00 PM - 8:45 PM James Complex 236
CHE115L-C
Ketenbrink, Brittany
08/24/2020 M 3:00 PM - 5:45 PM James Complex 236
CHE115L-F
Ketenbrink, Brittany
08/24/2020 T 11:00 AM - 1:45 PM James Complex 236
CHE115L-M
Ketenbrink, Brittany
08/24/2020 Th 11:00 AM - 1:45 PM James Complex 236
CHE115L-C
Ketenbrink, Brittany
01/11/2021 M 6:00 PM - 8:45 PM James Complex 235
CHE115L-G
Ketenbrink, Brittany
01/11/2021 W 3:00 PM - 5:45 PM James Complex 235
CHE115L-H
Ketenbrink, Brittany
01/11/2021 Th 5:30 PM - 8:15 PM James Complex 235
CHE115L-I
Ketenbrink, Brittany
01/11/2021 W 12:00 PM - 2:45 PM James Complex 235
CHE115L-F
Ketenbrink, Brittany
01/11/2021 Th 7:30 AM - 10:15 AM James Complex 235
CHE115L-A
Ketenbrink, Brittany
01/11/2021 M 12:00 PM - 2:45 PM James Complex 235
CHE115L-B
Ketenbrink, Brittany
01/11/2021 M 3:00 PM - 5:45 PM James Complex 235
CHE115L-D
Ketenbrink, Brittany
01/11/2021 T 2:00 PM - 4:45 PM James Complex 235
CHE115L-E
Haynes, Stacy E.
01/11/2021 T 5:30 PM - 8:15 PM James Complex 235

CHE125 General Chemistry II

A continuation of CHE 115 - General Chemistry I including the study of inorganic chemical systems including liquids and solids, solutions, colloids, kinetics, equilibria, acid-base chemistry, thermodynamics, electrochemistry, and nuclear chemistry. Course content is presented at a level required for Chemistry and related science majors. Lecture (3 units). Prerequisite: CHE 115 and 115L. (3 units; Fall/Spring/Summer)

CHE125-A
Hu, Ying
08/24/2020 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM CBU Virtual SYNC
CHE125-A
Hu, Ying
01/11/2021 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM TBA
CHE125-C
Suzuki, Satoru
01/11/2021 MWF 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM Mission Hall 124
CHE125-B
Schacht, Patrick C.
01/11/2021 TTh 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM BUS 123
CHE125-A
Tsai, Jones
05/10/2021 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:15 PM TBA

CHE125L General Chemistry II Lab

A laboratory experience designed to illustrate and reinforce topics covered in CHE 125 - General Chemistry II and continue to introduce students to laboratory practices, experiments, and equipment that are foundational to the study of Chemistry. Additional lab fee. Prerequisite: CHE 115L. Pre- or Co- Requisite: CHE 125. (1 unit; Fall/Spring/Summer)

CHE125L-A
Hu, Ying
08/24/2020 F 1:15 PM - 4:00 PM James Complex 235
CHE125L-B
Hu, Ying
08/24/2020 Th 2:00 PM - 4:45 PM James Complex 235
CHE125L-A
Ketenbrink, Brittany
01/11/2021 W 12:00 PM - 2:45 PM James Complex 236
CHE125L-H
Ketenbrink, Brittany
01/11/2021 Th 2:00 PM - 4:45 PM James Complex 236
CHE125L-I
Ketenbrink, Brittany
01/11/2021 F 7:45 AM - 10:30 AM James Complex 236
CHE125L-B
Hu, Ying
01/11/2021 W 3:00 PM - 5:45 PM James Complex 236
CHE125L-G
Ketenbrink, Brittany
01/11/2021 Th 7:30 AM - 10:15 AM James Complex 236
CHE125L-C
Ketenbrink, Brittany
01/11/2021 T 7:30 AM - 10:15 AM James Complex 236
CHE125L-E
Ketenbrink, Brittany
01/11/2021 T 5:30 PM - 8:15 PM James Complex 236
CHE125L-J
Ketenbrink, Brittany
01/11/2021 F 3:00 PM - 5:45 PM James Complex 236
CHE125L-D
Ketenbrink, Brittany
01/11/2021 T 2:00 PM - 4:45 PM James Complex 236
CHE125L-F
Haynes, Stacy E.
01/11/2021 Th 5:30 PM - 8:15 PM James Complex 236
CHE125L-A
Tsai, Jones
05/10/2021 T 1:15 PM - 4:00 PM James Complex 236

ENV110 Intro to Enviro Science with Lab

This interdisciplinary class approach to our environment emphasizes the study of the physical, chemical, biological problems of the Earth. It includes human interactions with the environment, the impact of human development, and technology on the quality of natural resources and living organisms. Lecture (3 units) and required laboratory (1 unit). Additional lab fee. (4 units; Fall)

ENV110-B
Koo, Bonjun
08/24/2020 M 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM CBU Virtual SYNC
ENV110-A
Koo, Bonjun
08/24/2020 Th 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM CBU Virtual SYNC

MAT145 Mathematical Methods Nat Science

A calculus-based course including an introduction to derivatives and integrals, dimensional analysis, analytical geometry, trigonometry, vectors, experimental error and other topics to provide a mathematical foundation for natural science majors. Prerequisites: MAT 115, 135 or sufficient SAT, ACT or math placement exam scores and appropriate high school mathematics background. (4 units; Spring)

MAT145-D
Stewart, Kyle R.
08/24/2020 - Online
MAT145-B
Cordero, Ricardo J.
08/24/2020 MWF 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM CBU Virtual ONLN
MAT145-A
Cordero, Ricardo J.
08/24/2020 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM CBU Virtual ONLN
MAT145-C
Cordero, Ricardo J.
01/11/2021 MWF 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM BUS ONLN
MAT145-A
Cordero, Ricardo J.
01/11/2021 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM BUS ONLN
MAT145-A
Carothers, Linn E.
05/03/2021 - Online
MAT145-B
Carothers, Linn E.
06/28/2021 - Online

STA144 Introduction to Statistics

Mathematical theory and applications, development of formulae, principles of statistical decision theory, descriptive measurements, probability concepts, random variables, normal distribution, inferential statistics, sampling distributions, confidence intervals, hypothesis testing, chi-squared procedures, linear regression, and the use of computers in statistics. Prerequisite: MAT 115 or sufficient SAT, ACT or math placement exam scores and appropriate high school mathematics background. (3 units; Fall/Spring)

STA144-D
Knisley, Benjamin David
08/24/2020 - Online
STA144-C
Carothers, Linn E.
08/24/2020 MWF 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM CBU Virtual SYNC
STA144-B
Carothers, Linn E.
08/24/2020 MWF 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM CBU Virtual SYNC
STA144-A
Carothers, Linn E.
08/24/2020 MWF 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CBU Virtual SYNC
STA144-C
Carothers, Linn E.
01/11/2021 MWF 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM Yeager Center A111
STA144-B
Carothers, Linn E.
01/11/2021 MWF 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM Yeager Center A111
STA144-A
Carothers, Linn E.
01/11/2021 MWF 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Yeager Center A111
STA144-A
Carothers, Linn E.
05/03/2021 - Online
STA144-B
Carothers, Linn E.
06/28/2021 - Online

 

Upper Division Requirements

BIO302 Ecology with Lab

The study of the interrelations of plants and animals in relation to the environment. Field study and local ecology are emphasized. Additional lab fee. Prerequisite: BIO 114, 143, or 146. (4 units; Spring, even years)

ENV360 Environmental Chemistry with Lab

Environmental Chemistry is intended to provide the student with an understanding of the key environmental problems our world faces, by exploring the chemistry of our air, water, and soil and integrating this in order to describe human and ecological exposures to chemicals in the environment. Lecture: 3 units. Lab: 1 unit. Additional lab fee. Prerequisites: CHE 125, 125L, and either BIO 146 or BIO 148. (4 units; Spring, odd years)

ENV360-A
Koo, Bonjun
01/11/2021 M 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM TBA

ENV380 Environmental Science Seminar

An introduction to performing environmental science research including lectures and discussions on literature research, scientific writing, reading scientific journal articles, public speaking, Job interview and resume preparation, and professional conduct. Students make both written and oral presentations on topics in Environmental Sciences. (1 unit; Spring)

ENV380-A
Koo, Bonjun
01/11/2021 F 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM TBA

ENV390 Stewardship of the Environment

Show the effect of human on a local, regional, and global scale of biodiversity and environment. Topics include sustainability, environmental changes, alternative energy, global warming, deforestations, and environmental quality. Case studies will be used to examine environmental issues associated with a human population. Lecture (3 units). Prerequisite: ENV 110. (3 units, Fall, even years)

ENV390-A
Lanphere, Jacob D.
08/24/2020 TTh 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM CBU Virtual SYNC

ENV450 Envrmntl Organic Chemstry wthLab

This course focuses on the fundamental processes that govern the fate and transport of anthropogenic organic chemicals in the natural environment. This course explores chemical and physical properties of organic contaminants, relationship for organic chemicals solubility and partitioning between the phases of interest; water, soil, air, and biota, and transformation processes. Lecture (3 units) and required laboratory (1 unit). Additional lab fee. Prerequisites: CHE 125, 125L, and 370. (4 units; Fall, odd years)

ENV470 Adv Environmental Sci with Lab

Explores the fundamental principles of and issues of environmental studies including the history of environmental concerns, biomes, species interactions with each other and their environment, air, water, soil and biological resources. Topics include soil science and soil as a natural resource, physical and chemical aspects of the atmosphere and water resources. Lecture (3 units) and required laboratory (1 unit). Additional lab fee. Prerequisites: CHE 115, 115L, and ENV 110. (4 units; Spring, even years)

 

Upper Division Electives

Complete 12 additional upper division units from an approved environmental science course or from the following:

BIO305 Microbiology with Lab

A general survey of microorganisms with an emphasis on bacteria. The study includes morphologic characteristics, growth, reproduction, metabolism, genetics and taxonomy of bacteria; a general survey of viruses, fungi, protozoans and algae; and microbiology of food, water, soil and industry. Mechanisms of pathogenesis and control of microorganisms of human relevance will also be introduced. Lecture (3 units) and required laboratory (1 unit). Additional lab fee. Prerequisite: BIO 146 or 153. Recommended: High school chemistry or CHE 102. (4 units; Fall/Spring)

BIO305-D
Park, Hyun-Woo
08/24/2020 T 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM CBU Virtual SYNC
BIO305-C
Park, Hyun-Woo
08/24/2020 T 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM CBU Virtual SYNC
BIO305-E
Park, Hyun-Woo
08/24/2020 W 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM CBU Virtual SYNC
BIO305-A
Park, Hyun-Woo
08/24/2020 Th 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CBU Virtual SYNC
BIO305-B
Park, Hyun-Woo
08/24/2020 Th 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CBU Virtual SYNC
BIO305-C
Park, Hyun-Woo
01/11/2021 Th 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM Mission Hall 124
BIO305-D
Park, Hyun-Woo
01/11/2021 Th 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM Mission Hall 124
BIO305-A
Park, Hyun-Woo
01/11/2021 T 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM Mission Hall 124
BIO305-B
Park, Hyun-Woo
01/11/2021 T 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM Mission Hall 124
BIO305-A
Park, Hyun-Woo
05/03/2021 Th 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM TBA
BIO305-B
Park, Hyun-Woo
05/03/2021 T 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM TBA

BIO313 Genetics

The principles of genetics including Mendelian, nature of genetic materials, chromosome mechanics, genetic recombination, and gene action. Emphasis will be placed on the transmission of genetic factors. Prerequisite: BIO 146 (4 units; Fall/Spring)

BIO313-B
Szeto, Daniel P.
08/24/2020 Th 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM CBU Virtual SYNC
BIO313-D
Szeto, Daniel P.
08/24/2020 Th 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM CBU Virtual SYNC
BIO313-C
Szeto, Daniel P.
08/24/2020 Th 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM CBU Virtual SYNC
BIO313-A
Szeto, Daniel P.
08/24/2020 Th 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM CBU Virtual SYNC
BIO313-C
Szeto, Daniel P.
01/11/2021 T 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM TBA
BIO313-A
Szeto, Daniel P.
01/11/2021 T 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM TBA
BIO313-B
Szeto, Daniel P.
01/11/2021 T 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM TBA

CHE321 QuantitativeChemclAnalysisWthLab

A survey of separation and quantitation principles and methods. Lecture: 3 units. Lab: 1 unit. Additional lab fee. Prerequisite: CHE 125 and 125L. (4 units; Fall)

CHE321-A
Ferko, Thomas E.
08/24/2020 W 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CBU Virtual SYNC

CHE470 Instrumental Analysis

This course is a study of instrumental methods of analysis including spectroscopic, chromatographic, and electrochemical techniques with emphasis on the theory, design, and applications of various instruments. Lecture: 2 units. Lab: 2 units. Additional course fee. Prerequisite: CHE 321. (4 units; Spring)

CHE470-A
Ferko, Thomas E.
01/11/2021 F 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM TBA

SCI412 Topics Marine Science

This class deals with research projects and topics of current or historical interest which are not normally covered in other established courses. Content variable from year to year. Prerequisite: BIO 148. (1-4 units; As offered)

SCI412-B
Lanphere, Jacob D.
10/10/2020 Sa 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM CBU Virtual OTHR
SCI412-A
Lanphere, Jacob D.
09/26/2020 Sa 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM CBU Virtual OTHR
SCI412-B
Lanphere, Jacob D.
01/11/2021 Sa 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Yeager Center OTHR
SCI412-A
Lanphere, Jacob D.
03/01/2021 Sa 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Yeager Center OTHR