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ANAT 25 GENERAL HUMAN ANATOMY 4.0
Prerequisite: Biol 11 or placement based on the Anatomy assessment process.
Introduction to gross and microscopic anatomy of the systems of the human body; emphasis on skeletal, muscular and nervous systems. Observations of a prosected cadaver. Recommended sophomore standing. For students whose majors require separate courses in human anatomy and physiology, but open to all qualified students. Total of 36 hours lecture and 108 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU, UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
ANAT 110 DISSECTION ANATOMY 2.0
Prerequisite: Anat 25 or Pyso 2A and Pyso 2B.
Study of gross anatomy by dissection of a human cadaver with emphasis on musculature and neurovascular supply of extremities and organs of the thoracic and abdominal cavities. Total of 18 hours lecture and 54 hours laboratory.
 
ANAT 115 HEAD AND NECK ANATOMY, HISTOLOGY AND EMBRYOLOGY 3.0
Prerequisite: Anat 25 and Pyso 1 or Pyso 2A and Pyso 2B and enrollment in Dental Hygiene program.
Anatomy, histology and embryology of the head and neck with emphasis on the structures of the oral cavity. Total of 36 hours lecture and 54 hours laboratory.
 
ASTRON 1 ELEMENTARY ASTRONOMY 4.0
Prerequisite: Math 139; Math 131 or Math 132C.
Recommended Preparation: A high school or college physical science course.
Methods of investigation used by astronomers. Positional and practical astronomy, dynamical astronomy and modern astro-physics. Use of instruments, techniques of observation. Night lab occasionally substitutes for a lecture period. Required instructional trips. Total of 54 hours lecture and 36 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU, UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
ASTRON 12 DESCRIPTIVE INTRODUCTION TO ASTRONOMY 3.0
Recommended Preparation: Math 125 or Math 127B or Math 128B.
Origin, characteristics and evolution of the solar system, the stars, the galaxies and the universe. No credit if taken after Geol 16 or Astr 1. Total of 54 hours lecture.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
ASTRON 20 INDEPENDENT STUDY 2.0
Prerequisite: Astr 1.
Faculty-guided independent study of a topic in Astronomy. Total of 36 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
BIOL 1A PRINCIPLES OF BIOLOGY - EVOLUTION, DIVERSITY, AND ECOLOGY 4.0
Prerequisite: Eligibility for Chem 1A.
The first course in a 3-course sequence for Biology majors (Biol 1ABC). The degree of rigor and amount of independent learning required are designed to meet the preparation needs of students transferring to upper division Biology study. Describes the scientific method, studies the history, evidence, and mechanisms of evolution, investigates the classification and diversity of living organisms, investigates the population, community, and ecosystem ecological principles with an emphasis on the connection between ecology and evolution. For majors in biological sciences but open to all qualified students. Recommended concurrent enrollment in Chem 1A. Total of 54 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU, UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
BIOL 1B PRINCIPLES OF BIOLOGY - CELLULAR AND ORGANISMAL BIOLOGY 4.0
Prerequisite: Biol 1A, Chem 1A.
The second course in a 3-course sequence for Biology majors (Biol 1ABC). The degree of rigor and amount of independent learning required are designed to meet the preparation needs of students transferring to upper division biology study. Investigates the basic principles of cell biology, describes and explores patterns of heredity including Mendelian genetics and linkage analysis, studies organismal physiology through investigations of plant and animal form and function. For majors in biological sciences but open to all qualified students. Recommended concurrent enrollment in Chem 1B. Total of 54 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU, UC
 
BIOL 1C PRINCIPLES OF BIOLOGY - INTRODUCTION TO MOLECULAR BIOLOGY 4.0
Prerequisite: Biol 1B, Chem 1B.
The third course in a 3-course sequence for Biology majors (Biol 1ABC). The degree of rigor and amount of independent learning required are designed to meet the preparation needs of students transferring to upper division biology studies. Investigates biochemistry and molecular biology; covering bioenergetics, molecular genetics, cell signaling, cell reproduction, immunology, and cancer. Laboratory investigations use current molecular techniques. For majors in biological sciences but open to all qualified students. Total of 54 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory.
Transfer credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
BIOL 2 ANIMAL BIOLOGY 4.0
Major zoological principles both invertebrate and vertebrate. Animal development, form and function, natural history and economic relationship to human society. Recommended a 1-99 lab science course. Total of 54 hours lecture and 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU, UC
 
BIOL 3 TOPICS IN HUMAN BIOLOGY 4.0
Reproduction, cell biology, immune systems, genetics, population genetics, ecology, evolution and behavior. Labs include computer simulations as well as traditional skills. Recommended a 1-99 lab science course. Total of 54 hours lecture and 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
BIOL 4 PLANT BIOLOGY 4.0
Basic botanical principles, plant evolution and diversity, the cell, photosynthesis, respiration, reproduction, heredity, ecology and importance of plants to humans. Recommended a 1-99 lab science course. Total of 54 hours lecture and 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU, UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
BIOL 5A TOPICS IN APPLIED BOTANY/URBAN TREE IDENTIFICATION & BIOLOGY 1.0
Lecture, laboratory and field investigations focusing on topics of current and general interest in applied botany. Total of 9 hours lecture and 27 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU
 
BIOL 5B TOPICS IN APPLIED BOTANY: BOTANY FOR SCHOOL GARDENS 1.0
Lecture, laboratory and field investigations focusing on topics of current and general interest in applied botany. Total of 9 hours lecture and 27 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU
 
BIOL 5C TOPICS IN APPLIED BIOLOGY - MEDICINAL PLANTS 1.0
Lecture, laboratory and field investigations focusing on topics of current and general interest in applied botany. Total of 9 hours of lecture and 27 hours of laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU
 
BIOL 10A CELLULAR BIOLOGY, GENETICS AND EVOLUTION 5.0
Prerequisite: Chem 1A.
Investigates the principles governing cell biology, metabolism, genetics, evolution and history of life on earth. The first course in a 3-course sequence for Biology majors (Biol 10ABC). For majors in biological sciences but open to all qualified students. Total of 54 hours lecture and 108 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit under review
 
BIOL 10B THE DIVERSITY OF LIFE ON EARTH: STRUCTURE, FUNCTION AND ECO 5.0
Prerequisite: Chem 1A and Biol 10A.
Explores the diversity of living organisms, the structure and function governing their form and function, and the ecological principles that guide their interactions. Second in a 3-course series for Biology majors (Biol 10ABC). Total of 54 hours lecture and 108 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit under review
 
BIOL 10C GENETICS 3.0
Prerequisite: Chem 1A and Biol 10A.
Explores the details of genetics, genomic analysis, DNA technology, bioinformatics, stem cell biology, and cancer. The third course in the sequence for Biology majors (Biol 10ABC). Total of 54 hours lecture.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit under review
 
BIOL 10F BIOLOGICAL RESEARCH METHODS 1.0
Prerequisite: Permission of Division Dean.
This course provides training in discipline specific research methods within the biological sciences. It is intended to prepare students for work on independent projects which will be mentored by a faculty member. Students will learn how to develop a project, collect and record data, conduct and analyze experiments, and communicate their findings. Recommended successful completion of any Natural Sciences course 1-99. Total of 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit under review
 
BIOL 10L LEADERSHIP IN THE BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES 1.0
Prerequisite: Permission of Division Dean.
Leadership skills and abilities, including communication, collaboration, critical thinking, and resourcefulness. Students will provide supplemental instruction to peers in the biological sciences. Recommended successful completion of specific Natural Sciences course (1-99) student will tutor. Total of 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit under review
 
BIOL 10S BIOLOGY SEMINAR 1.0
Prerequisite: Permission of Division Dean.
Readings, discussions, and papers focusing on topics of current and general interest in the sciences. Each special topics course will emphasize critical thinking skill and is intended for the advanced student. This course will give students an opportunity to explore a current intellectual topic in biology with a professor in a seminar setting. Recommended successful completion of any Natural Sciences course 1-99. Total of 18 hours lecture.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit under review
 
BIOL 11 GENERAL BIOLOGY 4.0
Basic concepts of biology, the cell, nutrition, a survey of physiological systems, reproduction, heredity, development, diversity of organisms, evolution and environmental biology. Recommended a 1-99 lab science course. No credit if taken after Biol 1A, 2, 3, 4 or 5. For non-biology majors, but open to all qualified students. Total of 54 hours lecture and 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU, UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
BIOL 14 FIELD BIOLOGY 4.0
Birds, mammals, amphibians, reptiles, trees and shrubs of Southern California. Identification, ecology methods of observing and recording. Required instructional trips. Total of 54 hours lecture and 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC
 
BIOL 16 MARINE BIOLOGY 4.0
Marine organisms and their relationship to such environmental factors as temperature, salinity, oxygen, minerals, ocean currents and depth; introduction to measurement of some of these factors. Collection and identification of marine organisms. Laboratory study of preserved specimens. Required instructional trips. Recommended a 1-99 lab science course. Total of 54 hours lecture and 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
BIOL 19 SEXUALLY TRANSMITTED DISEASES 3.0
Current biological knowledge in the area of sexually transmitted diseases. Methods of transmission, detection, treatment and prevention of STD's are discussed. Students are required to use computers to access current information and data concerning specific STD's. Cultural, racial, ethnic and economic dimensions of STD's are discussed. Discussion with health care workers. Total of 54 hours lecture.
Transfer Credit: CSU credit under review; UC credit under review.
 
BIOL 20 INDEPENDENT STUDY 2.0
Prerequisite: Anat 25, Biol 1A, Biol 4, Biol 14, Biol 16, Micr 2 or Pyso 1; and approval of student project.
Student research on topics in biology: review of literature, design and execution of the experiments. Total of 108 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
BIOL 25 FIELD STUDIES 1.0
Recommended Preparation: Enrollment in or completion of a 1-99 biology course and permission of department chairperson.
Investigations of biological organisms in their natural habitats with an emphasis on ecological relationships. Required field trips. Recommended enrollment in a 1-99 biology course. Total of 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU
 
BIOL 26 BIOLOGY FIELD STUDIES 2.0
Investigations of animals and plants in their natural habitats with an emphasis on ecological relationships. Recommended completion of a college biology course. Required instructional trips. Total of 18 hours lecture and 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU
 
BIOL 28 INTRODUCTION TO BIOINFORMATICS 3.0
Introduction to the structure and function of proteins and nucleic acids including molecular modeling, sequence alignment, database management. Computer programming with Perl or comparable programming language. Designing and managing biological database using relational database applications. Data gathering and analysis using spreadsheet applications. Recommended basic computer skills. Total of 54 hours lecture and 36 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU
 
BIOL 30 FIELD BOTANY 4.0
Collection, identification and classification of native California flowering plants. Field identification of trees, shrubs and wildflowers common in California plant communities. Recommended completion of a 1-99 lab science course. Required instructional trips. Total of 54 hours lecture and 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU
 
BIOL 35 INTRODUCTORY OCEANOGRAPHY 3.0
Fundamentals of oceanography including physical, biological and economic aspects. No credit if taken after Geol 12. Total of 54 hours lecture.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
BIOL 38 CELL AND MOLECULAR BIOLOGY 4.0
Prerequisite: Chem 1A and Biol 102C and one of the following: Biol 2, 3, 4, 11 or Micr 2.
Theory of cell structure, types, chemistry and function. Lab procedures for the isolation, purification and analysis of stem cells, cell fractions and cell molecules. Particular attention given to the methods used in research, commercial and forensic labs. Total of 54 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
BIOL 39 MODERN HUMAN GENETICS 4.0
An introductory course exploring the theoretical and practical applications of human heredity, genetics and biotechnology. Introduction to cellular and molecular biology, Mendelian and molecular genetics, evolution, human genetics, applications of genetic engineering including biotechnology, forensics and molecular medicine. Total of 54 hours lecture and 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer credit: CSU, UC.
 
BIOL 71A EXPLORING TOPICS IN BIOLOGY 3.0
Exploratory course: Specific topic identified in Schedule of Classes.Lecture focusing on topics of current and general interest. Total of 54 hours lecture.
Transfer Credit: CSU credit limitations.
 
BIOL 71B EXPLORING TOPICS IN BIOLOGY 1.0
Exploratory course: Specific topic identified in Schedule of Classes. Lecture focusing on topics of current and general interest. Total of 18 hours lecture.
Transfer Credit: CSU credit limitations.
 
BIOL 71C EXPLORING TOPICS IN BIOLOGY 1.0
Exploratory course: Specific topic identified in Schedule of Classes. Lecture focusing on topics of current and general interest. Total of 18 hours lecture and 18 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU credit limitations.
 
BIOL 102A BIOLOGICAL TECHNOLOGY - BASIC TECHNIQUES 3.0
Introduction to the fundamental skills necessary for any biotechnology laboratory. Skills include industry standard notebook preparation, solution and media making, sterile technique, use and maintenance of basic laboratory equipment, quality control protocols and lab safety. Total of 36 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory.
 
BIOL 102B BIOLOGICAL TECHNOLOGY - ADVANCED TECHNIQUES 3.0
Prerequisite: Minimum grade of C in Biol 102A.
Advanced skills in applied biological technology. Skills include PAGE electrophoresis techniques, column chromatography, PCR, ELISA, lyophilization, DNA sequencing, and the production of an industry standard laboratory notebook. Internet database will be used for instruction in bioinformatics. Total of 36 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory.
 
BIOL 102C BIOLOGICAL TECHNOLOGY - CELL CULTURE TECHNIQUES 3.0
Prerequisite: Biol 102A.
Advanced skills in applied biological technology. Skills include cell culture techniques for both plant and mammalian cell cultures and the production of an industry standard laboratory notebook. Total of 36 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory.
 
BIOL 102D BIOLOGICAL TECHNOLOGY - LABORATORY INTERNSHIP 3.0
Prerequisite: Biol 102B or Biol 102C.
Advanced skills in applied biological technology. Internship in a biochemistry laboratory. Total of 234 hours laboratory.
 
BIOL 103 BIOETHICS 3.0
Introduction to basic ethical principles through investigation of ethical issues resulting from scientific research and the development of emerging biotechnologies. Total of 54 hours lecture.
 
BIOL 105 BIOLOGICAL MOLECULES FOR HEALTH SCIENCES 3.0
Introductory biological chemistry course covering basic aspects of atomic structure, elements, molecules, bonding, and carbon chemistry. Emphasis on aspects of biochemistry dealing with cell structure and function; an interdisciplinary course. For students preparing for a 2-year degree in nursing, but open to all students. Total of 54 hours lecture.
 
BIOL 171A EXPLORING TOPICS IN BIOLOGY 3.0
Exploratory course: Specific topic identified in Schedule of Classes. Lecture focusing on topics of current and general interest. Total of 54 hours lecture.
 
BIOL 171B EXPLORING TOPICS IN BIOLOGY 1.0
Exploratory course: Specific topic identified in Schedule of Classes.Course focuses on topics of current and general interest. Total of 18 hours lecture.
 
BIOL 171C EXPLORING TOPICS IN BIOLOGY 1.0
Exploratory course: Specific topic identified in Schedule of Classes.Lecture focusing on topics of current and general interest. Total of 18 hours lecture and 18 hours laboratory.
 
CHEM 1A GENERAL CHEMISTRY AND CHEMICAL ANALYSIS 5.0
Prerequisite: (1) Math 131 or its equivalent, and (2) Chem 22 or equivalent skills as demonstrated through placement based on the chemistry assessment process.
Standard general chemistry for science and engineering majors, with emphasis on quantitative methods and calculations. Atomic structure and chemical bonding, stoichiometry, gases, liquids, solids and solution chemistry. Introductions to equilibrium and kinetics. Quantitative analysis using analytical balances, gravimetric and volumetric procedures, spectrophotometry and calorimetry. Total of 54 hours lecture and 108 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU, UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
CHEM 1B GENERAL CHEMISTRY AND CHEMICAL ANALYSIS 5.0
Prerequisite: Chem 1A.
Standard general chemistry for science and engineering majors, with emphasis on quantitative methods and calculations. Equilibrium, thermochemistry, introduction to organic chemistry, electrochemistry, coordination compounds, nuclear chemistry, and the chemistry of selected metals and nonmetals. Qualitative analysis, potentiometric titrations and electrochemical cells. Total of 54 hours lecture and 108 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU, UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
CHEM 2A CHEMISTRY - GENERAL, ORGANIC AND BIOCHEMISTRY 4.0
Prerequisite: Math 125 or Math 127B or Math 128B.
Principles of chemistry for health science majors. Atomic and molecular structure, chemical bonding, nomenclature, chemical reactions and stoichiometry, gases, solutions, acids and bases, pH, buffers, nuclear and organic chemistry. Recommended Chem 105 or equivalent. No credit if taken after Chem 1A. Total of 54 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
CHEM 2B CHEMISTRY-GENERAL, ORGANIC AND BIOCHEMISTRY 4.0
Prerequisite: Chem 2A.
Principles of chemistry for health science majors. Organic and biochemistry: reaction mechanisms, kinetics, enzymes, protein synthesis and metabolism. Total of 54 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
CHEM 8A ORGANIC CHEMISTRY 5.0
Prerequisite: Chem 1B.
Standard organic chemistry for science majors. Structure, bonding, nomenclature, isomerism, stereochemistry and physical properties of organic compounds. A mechanistic approach to the reactions of hydrocarbons, alkyl halides, alcohols, ethers, epoxides and organometallics, IR and NMR spectroscopy and mass spectrometry. Introduction to organic laboratory techniques; preparation, isolation and identification of organic compounds. No credit if taken after Chem 14A or 16A. Total of 54 hours lecture and 108 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC
 
CHEM 8B ORGANIC CHEMISTRY 5.0
Prerequisite: Chem 8A.
Standard organic chemistry for science majors. A mechanistic approach to the reactions of aldehydes, ketones, carboxylic acids and their derivatives, amines and phenols. Photochemistry, organic redox, polymerization, rearrangements, synthesis and an introduction to biochemical molecules. Qualitative analysis, natural products and kinetics. No credit if taken after Chem 14B or 16B. Total of 54 hours lecture and 108 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC
 
CHEM 20 INDEPENDENT STUDY 1.0
Prerequisite: Chem 1B or 2B.
Faculty-guided research. Each topic includes library research, design and execution of the experiment and the preparation of a summary report. Total of 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
CHEM 22 INTRODUCTORY CHEMISTRY 4.0
Prerequisite: Enrollment in or completion of Math 131 or its equivalent.
Introduction to the principles of chemistry with emphasis on quantitative methods and calculations. For science and engineering majors needing preparation for Chem 1A, but open to all qualified students. Total of 54 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
ENVS 1 INTRODUCTION TO ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE 4.0
Relationship of living organisms to the environment, including human impact on the atmosphere, hydrosphere, lithosphere and biosphere. Emphasis is placed on understanding of biological and physical science issues currently faced by society. Includes laboratory and field investigation of ecosystems and the environment. No credit if taken after Biol 37, Biol 40 or Physc 37. Total of 54 hours lecture and 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer credit: CSU; UC
 
ENVS 2 HUMAN IMPACT ON THE ENVIRONMENT 3.0
Interaction of human populations with local and global environments. Interrelationships of ecosystem and biosphere components. No credit if taken after Envs 1, Biol 36 or Geog 10. Total of 54 hours lecture.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC
 
ENVS 3 CHEMISTRY AND THE ENVIRONMENT 4.0
Prerequisite: Math 125 or Math 127B or Math 128B.
Introduction to basic chemistry for the non-science major, with an emphasis on how chemical principles relate to the everyday environment. Topics include: natural resources, acid rain, air pollution, synthetic fibers, food additives, pesticides, batteries, drugs, nuclear power and alternative energy sources. No credit if taken after Chem 10. Total of 54 hours lecture and 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC
 
ENVS 20 INDEPENDENT STUDY 1.0
Prerequisite: Enrollment in or completion of Envs 1, 2 or 3.
Faculty-guided student research; laboratory experiments and/or field investigations. Total of 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC limitations. See counselor
 
ENVS 30 ENVIRONMENTAL FIELD INVESTIGATIONS 2.0
Prerequisite: Enrollment in or completion of ENVS 1 or ENVS 2.
Field investigation of the environment in an area of selected interest. Required instructional trips (an average of two hours each week). Total of 36 hours lecture and 18 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC
 
ENVS 40 ENVIRONMENTAL FIELD LABORATORY 1.0
Prerequisite: Enrollment in or completion of ENVS 1,2 or 3.
Observation and interpretation of environmental phenomena in the field. Required instructional trips. Recommended enrollment in or completion of any Environmental Studies lecture or lecture/lab course. Total of 18 hours lecture and 18 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit under review.
 
GEOG 1 PHYSICAL GEOGRAPHY 3.0
Introduction to the natural environment from a geographical perspective. Topics include geographic techniques, and their use to study air, water, land and life forms, with emphasis on their interconnections, interactions and world location patterns. Total of 54 hours lecture.
Transfer Credit: CSU, UC
 
GEOG 1L PHYSICAL GEOGRAPHY LABORATORY 1.0
Prerequisite: Enrollment in or completion of Geog 1.
Observation and interpretation of meteorological phenomena including statistical analysis of climatic data. Cartographic techniques and map interpretation. Global patterns of the biosphere, hydrosphere and lithosphere, showing their regional interrelationships. Required instructional trips. Total of 18 hours lecture and 36 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU, UC.
 
GEOG 2 CULTURAL GEOGRAPHY 3.0
Cultural elements: population, economic activities, problems, analysis and interpretations of regional differences based on cultural and natural features and conditions. Total of 54 hours lecture.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC.
 
GEOG 3 WORLD REGIONAL GEOGRAPHY 3.0
Introductory study of the worldÆs countries, cultures and cultural regions from a geographic perspective. Focus on individual countries, with topics including history, culture, society, economy, government, environment, and current issues. Total of 54 hours lecture.
 
GEOG 5 ECONOMIC GEOGRAPHY 3.0
WorldÆs principal economic activity patterns and their relation to elements of human and physical environment, emphasis on interdependence of worldÆs economic regions. Total of 54 hours lecture.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC.
 
GEOG 20 INDEPENDENT STUDY 1.0
Prerequisite: Permission of department chairperson.
Individual field and library-based research projects chosen by the student with the approval of the department chair. Regular periodic meetings with the department chair or assigned faculty member are required. Total of 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
GEOG 30 FIELD STUDIES AND METHODS IN GEOGRAPHY 1.0
Recommended Preparation: Geog 1.
Introduction to research methods and field investigation techniques in geography from selected sites and environments in the local Southern California area. Topics include spatial and site analysis, field mapping, remote sensing, measurement and classification, and writing field reports. Required instructional trips. Total of 18 hours lecture and 18 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU
 
GEOL 1 PHYSICAL GEOLOGY 4.0
Dynamic processes governing the origin and development of the features of the earth''s surface and interior. Identification of common rocks and minerals, introduction to topographic maps. Recommended enrollment in Geol 1F. Total of 54 hours lecture and 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU, UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
GEOL 1F PHYSICAL GEOLOGY FIELD STUDIES 1.0
Prerequisite: Enrollment in or completion of Geol 1.
Observation and interpretation of geological phenomena with emphasis on the origin and development of the geology of Southern California. Required four days of instructional trips (equal to an average of two hours of trips each week). Total of 18 hours lecture and 18 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
GEOL 2 HISTORICAL GEOLOGY 4.0
Prerequisite: Geol 1 or Geol 3.
History of earth and evolution of animals and plants including fossil specimens; emphasis on geology of North America. Recommended enrollment in Geol 2F. Total of 54 hours lecture and 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC
 
GEOL 2F HISTORICAL GEOLOGY FIELD STUDIES 1.0
Prerequisite: Enrollment in or completion of Geol 2.
Observation and interpretation of geologic phenomena with emphasis on the geologic history of selected areas. Required instructional trips (an average of two hours each week). Total of 18 hours lecture and 18 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC
 
GEOL 3 EARTH AND SPACE SCIENCE 4.0
Introduction to the principles and processes of earth and space sciences emphasizing the structure and composition of the solid earth, oceans and atmosphere and Earth's place within the solar system. For students planning on becoming K-12 teachers, but open to all qualified students. Recommended enrollment in Geol 3F. No credit if taken after Geol 1 or Geol 12. Total of 54 hours lecture and 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU, UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
GEOL 3F EARTH AND SPACE SCIENCE FIELD LABORATORY 1.0
Prerequisite: Enrollment in or completion of Geol 3.
Field observation and interpretation of Geologic, Oceanographic, Atmospheric and Astronomic phenomena. Required four days of instructional trips (equal to 2 hours of trips each week). Total of 18 hours lecture and 18 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC
 
GEOL 4 GEOLOGY OF CALIFORNIA 3.0
Prerequisite: Geol 1 or 3.
Geologic evolution of California and western United States. Emphasis on geologic history of national and state parks. Recommended enrollment in Geol 40. Total of 54 hours lecture.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC
 
GEOL 6 MINERALOGY 4.0
Prerequisite: Geol 1.
Identification of minerals by physical and optical properties. Introduction to crystallography, and crystal chemistry and X-ray diffraction. Recommended enrollment in Geol 40. Total of 54 hours lecture and 90 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU, UC
 
GEOL 8 PETROLOGY 4.0
Prerequisite: Geol 1.
Origin, occurrence, identification and classification of igneous, sedimentary, and metomorphic rocks; emphasis on hand lens identification and field occurrences. Recommended enrollment in Geol 40. Total of 54 hours lecture and 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC.
 
GEOL 12 PHYSICAL OCEANOGRAPHY 3.0
Principles and practices of marine geology and physical oceanography. Plate tectonics and sea-floor spreading, oceanic volcanism and earthquakes. Study of man's use and misuse of the ocean: human needs vs. ecological limits. Total of 54 hours lecture.
Transfer Credit: CSU, UC
 
GEOL 12F PHYSICAL OCEANOGRAPHY FIELD STUDIES 1.0
Prerequisite: Enrollment in or completion of Geol 12.
Observation and interpretation of oceanographic phenomena with emphasis on the marine environment of the Southern California area. Required four days of instructional trips (equal to an average of two hours each week). Total of 18 hours lecture and 18 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
GEOL 12L PHYSICAL OCEANOGRAPHY LABORATORY 1.0
Prerequisite: Enrollment in or completion of Geol 12.
Laboratory investigations of oceans, ocean basins and ocean margins. Oceanographic map and chart interpretations, rates of marine processes, ocean-atmosphere interactions, ocean structure and dynamics and coastal hazards. Total of 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC
 
GEOL 16 INTRODUCTION TO PLANETARY SCIENCE 3.0
Recommended Preparation: High school or college science course.
Descriptive introduction to planetary geology. Origin of the solar system including formation of elements and their condensation to form the different types of planets, asteroids and comets. Surface processes and internal evolution of the earth-like planets including meteoroid bombardment, erosion and crustal deformation. Characteristics of the gas giants including atmospheric phenomena, planetary rings, the Jovian and Saturnian satellites. Total of 54 hours lecture.
Transfer Credit: CSU, UC
 
GEOL 20 INDEPENDENT STUDY 1.0
Prerequisite: Geol 1.
Faculty-guided student research; laboratory experiments and field investigations. Total of 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
GEOL 22 THE AGE OF DINOSAURS 3.0
The historical geology and paleobiology of the Mesozoic Era, including dinosaur origins, evolution, lifestyles, habitat and extinction. Total of 54 hours lecture.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC
 
GEOL 23 NATURAL DISASTERS 3.0
The geologic origin and human impact of natural disasters. No credit if taken after Geol 1 or 3. Total of 54 hours lecture.
Transfer credit: CSU; UC credit under review.
 
GEOL 24 SCIENCE OF ATMOSPHERE 3.0
Introduction to weather and climate, the science of weather, weather forecasting and interpretation of meteorological information available over the internet. Total of 54 hours lecture.
Transfer credit: CSU; UC credit under review.
 
GEOL 30A CHANNEL ISLANDS - COASTAL CALIFORNIA 2.0
Prerequisite: Enrollment in or completion of Geol 1 or 3.
Field investigation of the regional geology in a national or international area of selected interest. Required instructional trips (an average of two hours each week). Total of 36 hours lecture and 18 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
GEOL 30B PENINSULAR RANGES - SALTON DEPRESSION 2.0
Prerequisite: Enrollment in or completion of Geol 1 or 3.
Field investigation of the regional geology in a national or international area of selected interest. Required instructional trips (an average of two hours each week). Total of 36 hours lecture and 18 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
GEOL 30C COAST RANGES - SAN ANDREAS FAULT 2.0
Prerequisite: Enrollment in or completion of Geol 1 or 3.
Field investigation of the regional geology in a national or international area of selected interest. Required instructional trips (an average of two hours each week). Total of 36 hours lecture and 18 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor
 
GEOL 30D SIERRA NEVADA 2.0
Prerequisite: Enrollment in or completion of Geol 1 or 3.
Field investigation of the regional geology in a national or international area of selected interest. Required instructional trips (an average of two hours each week). Total of 36 hours lecture and 18 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
GEOL 30E OWENS VALLEY - DEATH VALLEY 2.0
Prerequisite: Enrollment in or completion of Geol 1 or 3.
Field investigation of the regional geology in a national or international area of selected interest. Required instructional trips (an average of two hours each week). Total of 36 hours lecture and 18 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
GEOL 30F GEOLOGICAL FIELD INVESTIGATION-ROCKY MOUNTAINS 2.0
Prerequisite: Enrollment in or completion of Geol 1 or 3.
Field investigation of the regional geology in a national or international area of selected interest. Required instructional trips (an average of two hours each week). Total of 36 hours lecture and 18 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
GEOL 30G KLAMATH MOUNTAINS - NORTHERN CALIFORNIA 2.0
Prerequisite: Enrollment in or completion of Geol 1 or 3.
Field investigation of the regional geology in a national or international area of selected interest. Required instructional trips (an average of two hours each week). Total of 36 hours lecture and 18 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
GEOL 30H INTERNATIONAL STUDY AREAS 2.0
Prerequisite: Enrollment in or completion of Geol 1 or 3.
Field investigation of the regional geology in a national or international area of selected interest. Required instructional trips (an average of two hours each week). Total of 36 hours lecture and 18 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
GEOL 30I PROBLEMS IN STRUCTURAL GEOLOGY 2.0
Prerequisite: Enrollment in or completion of Geol 1 or 3.
Field investigation of the regional geology in a national or international area of selected interest. Required instructional trips (an average of two hours each week). Total of 36 hours lecture and 18 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
GEOL 30J COLORADO PLATEAU 2.0
Prerequisite: Enrollment in or completion of Geol 1 or 3.
Field investigation of the regional geology in a national or international area of selected interest. Required instructional trips (an average of two hours each week). Total of 36 hours lecture and 18 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
GEOL 30K PROBLEMS IN REGIONAL STRATIGRAPHY 2.0
Prerequisite: Enrollment in or completion of Geol 1 or 3.
Field investigation of the regional geology in a national or international area of selected interest. Required instructional trips (an average of two hours each week). Total of 36 hours lecture and 18 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
GEOL 30L APPLICATIONS OF GLOBAL POSITIONAL SYSTEM 2.0
Prerequisite: Enrollment in or completion of Geol 1 or 3.
Field investigations of the regional geology in a national or international area of selected interest. Required instructional trips (an average of two hours each week). Total of 36 hours lecture and 18 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
GEOL 30M GEOLOGICAL FIELD INVESTIGATION - PACIFIC RIM /PACIFIC ISLAND 2.0
Prerequisite: Enrollment in or completion of Geol 1 or 3.
Field investigation of the regional geology in a national or international area of selected interest. Required instructional trips (an average of 2 hours each week). Total of 36 hours lecture and 18 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
GEOL 40 GEOLOGICAL FIELD LABORATORY 1.0
Observation and interpretation of geologic phenomena in the field. Required four days of instructional trips. Recommended: a 1-99 lab science course. Total of 18 hours lecture and 18 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
HED 2A HEALTH EDUCATION-CONTEMPORARY HEALTH ISSUES 2.0
General aspects of personal and community health issues. Includes drug education and the effects of the use of tobacco, alcohol, narcotics and other drugs, and sex education. No credit if taken after HED 44. Total of 36 hours lecture.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
HED 2E HEALTH EDUCATION-HUMAN SEXUALITY; SELF-ESTEEM 2.0
General aspects of personal and community health issues. No credit if taken after HED 44. Total of 36 hours lecture.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
HED 44 HEALTH EDUCATION 3.0
Physical and mental health factors; individual, community and school health concepts; the effects of the use of tobacco, alcohol, narcotics and other drugs and dangerous substances; effects of sexually transmitted diseases and the importance of health and nutrition. Recommended for majors in physical education, health education, and elementary education, and for students seeking a teaching credential but open to all qualified students. Total of 54 hours lecture.
Transfer credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
MICRO 2 MICROBIOLOGY 4.0
Prerequisite: Biol 105 or Chem 2A or Chem 22 or Chem 1A, or placement based on the biochemistry assessment process.
Recommended Preparation: Biol 3 or 11.
Structure and function of bacteria, viruses, fungi, protozoa and algae. Elements of microbial physiology, genetics, control and nutrition; epidemiology; immunology and allergy. Survey of microbial infections. Aseptic techniques. Total of 54 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC
 
PEACT 3A BEGINNING SWIMMING I 1.0
Basic swimming and safety skills for non-swimmers. Instruction to include orientation to the water, floating and kicking on front and back, arm stroking for front and back, and rhythmic breathing. Safety skills to include treading water, survival float, reaching techniques and pool safety rules. Total of 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 3B ADVANCED BEGINNING SWIMMING II 1.0
Recommended Preparation: PEAct 3A or American Red Cross Level III Lifesaving certificate.approval of department chairperson.
Build on the foundations established in Beginning Swimming I. More emphasis will be placed on stroke development and breathing coordination. Underwater swimming, jumping into the pool and basic rescue breathing techniques. Total of 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 3C INTERMEDIATE SWIMMING 1.0
Recommended Preparation: American Red Cross Level IV certificate or 3B.
Strokes included will be elementary backstroke, breaststroke and sidestroke. Front crawl and back crawl for increased distances. Diving from the side of the pool, turns and CPR are introduced. Total of 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 3D ADVANCED SWIMMING AND DIVING 1.0
Recommended Preparation: American Red Cross Level IV Lifesaving Certificate or 3C.
All strokes taught in beginning, advanced beginning and intermediate will be perfected. Diving from the board and the butterfly stroke will be taught. Introductory life guarding and rescue skills will be introduced. Total of 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 3E DISTANCE SWIMMING FOR FITNESS 1.0
Recommended Preparation: PEAct 3C or 3D.
A physical fitness program based on progressive distance swims using the front crawl. For students with the ability to swim 500 yards in 12 minutes or less. Total of 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU: UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 27 ADAPTED FITNESS ACTIVITIES 1.0
Prerequisite: Recommendation by Disabled Students Programs and Services or Student Health Services.
Emphasis on exercises to increase level of physical, motor and postural fitness through training with weights, stretching exercises and relaxation techniques. For students unable to participate in regular physical education activities because of temporary or permanent limitations. Maximum credit 4 units, 1 unit each semester. Total of 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 28A BEGINNING AQUATIC FITNESS ACTIVITIES 1.0
Physical fitness activities in the pool. Swimming skills not necessary. Total of 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 29A BODY BUILDING 1.0
Improvement of muscular development and physical fitness through use of resistive exercises; training with barbells and dumbbells. Total of 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 29B INTERMEDIATE BODY BUILDING 1.0
Recommended Preparation: PEAct 29A.
Improvement of muscular development and physical fitness through the use of weight lifting and physical conditioning exercises. Total of 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 30 FITNESS TESTING AND INDEPENDENT EXERCISE 1.0
Testing to determine individual fitness level. Goals established and fitness program designed for each individual. Periodic retesting after independent exercise to determine if goals are being met. Total of 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU
 
PEACT 32A BEGINNING FITNESS ACTIVITIES 1.0
Emphasis on achieving an improved level of physical performance through basic training with weights, circuits, aerobics and stretching programs. Total of 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU, UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 32B INTERMEDIATE FITNESS ACTIVITIES 1.0
Recommended Preparation: PEAct 32A.
Emphasis on improving individual performance in the areas of strength and muscle tone, cardiovascular endurance, flexibility, relaxation, and body composition. Total of 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 32C ADVANCED FITNESS ACTIVITIES 1.0
Recommended Preparation: PEAct 32B.
Improvement in individual fitness levels through advanced activities. Emphasis on a well balanced program of physical activities designed to enhance endurance, flexibility, strength, cardiovascular efficiency, and weight distribution based on a selected exercise program, aerobic work, nutritional information, circuit training, stretching and relaxation. Total of 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 33 STRETCHING FITNESS ACTIVITY 1.0
Emphasis on achieving and improving level of flexibility through basic stretching exercises. Total of 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 34A SELF DEFENSE 1.0
Techniques to develop the basic knowledge, attitudes and skills of self-defense. Total of 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 34B INTERMEDIATE SELF-DEFENSE 1.0
Intermediate techniques to increase the knowledge, attitudes, body movements and skills used in self-defense. Total of 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 36 AEROBIC FITNESS 1.0
An introduction to the basic principles and techniques of cardiovascular fitness by using a combination of rhythmic movement and low impact aerobics. Students will also work to improve their muscular strength and tone through the use of calisthenics and/or hand weight circuits. Proper nutrition and a healthy diet for peak performance are emphasized. Total of 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 37 POLICE-FIRE AGILITY TRAINING 1.0
Instruction and practice in the skills required to complete police and fire departments' physical agility tests. Techniques on how to scale a six foot smooth wall, an eight foot chain link fence, drag a 165 pound dummy from behind the steering wheel of a vehicle; unwind, drag and coil 150 pounds of fire hose. Weight lifting for upper body strength and general physical conditioning. Total of 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 38 CARDIOVASCULAR CONDITIONING 1.0
Achievement of physical fitness and efficiency of the cardiovascular system by utilizing aerobic point system, fartlek training, internal training, parcourse, obstacle course and various exercise techniques. Total of 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 39A CYCLING FOR FITNESS 1.0
Basic cardiovascular fitness through cycling: general cycling, fast cycling, sprints, intervals and hill climbing. Cycling safety, bike fit, minor repair instruction and cycling etiquette. Student must provide own bicycle. Total of 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 39B CYCLING FOR FITNESS - STATIONARY, INDOOR 1.0
Basic cardiovascular fitness is achieved through: general cycling, fast cycling, sprints, intervals and hill climbing. Cycling safety, bike fit, heart rate training. Incorporates a choreographed workout on a specially designed stationary bicycle, using music and fundamental cycling techniques. Total of 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 46A BEGINNING BADMINTON 1.0
Instruction in the basic strokes of badminton: clears, drops, smash, around the head clear shot, short and long serves. Rules, strategy, playing terms and etiquette for singles and doubles play. Total of 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 46B INTERMEDIATE BADMINTON 1.0
Review of the basic skills presented in the beginning class: the overhead and underhand clears, the drop, the smash, and short and long serves. Introducing the flick serve, drive serve, the backhand serve, cross court net drops, half smash, the forehand and backhand drives and the round head smash and drop. Emphasis will be placed on conditioning and skill development. Total of 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 46C ADVANCED BADMINTON 1.0
Review previous strokes from beginning and intermediate levels of badminton. The backhand cross court drop, the fast drop, net brush shots and advanced service returns. Emphasis will be on deception in holding shots, execution and placement. Conditioning and on-court drills will be stressed. Court strategy for the game of mixed doubles and advanced strategy for singles and doubles play. Total of 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 48A BEGINNING FENCING 1.0
Basic foil fencing fundamentals and techniques. Conditioning for fencing. Emphasis on beginning bouting, strategy, etiquette, tournament fencing, directing, judging and scoring. Total of 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 48B INTERMEDIATE FENCING 1.0
Recommended Preparation: PEAct 48A.
Introduction to electric foil. Principles of strength and endurance. Intermediate foil skills: footwork, bladework and body mechanics. Emphasis on intermediate bouting strategy, etiquette, tournament fencing, directing, judging and scoring. Total of 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 48C ADVANCED FENCING 1.0
Recommended Preparation: PEAct 48B.
Advanced foil skills, techniques and conditioning. Introduction to electric epee and sabre. Emphasis on advanced electric and beginning epee bouting strategy, etiquette, tournament fencing, directing, judging and scoring. Total of 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 49A BEGINNING GOLF 1.0
Basic techniques, rules and etiquette. Off campus for driving range, putting practice and playing on a "par 3" golf course. Required instructional trips. Total of 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 49B INTERMEDIATE AND ADVANCED GOLF 1.0
Recommended Preparation: PEAct 49A.
Review of basic techniques, rules and etiquette. Off campus for driving range, putting practice, advanced stroke practice, establishing handicaps, basics of team play and playing on a full golf course. Required instructional trips. Total of 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 53 TABLE TENNIS 1.0
Basic techniques for forehand and backhand strokes, the serve and volley. Strategy for doubles and singles play. Total of 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 54A BEGINNING TENNIS 1.0
Development of basic ground strokes: forehand and backhand drives; basic volley and serve; rules and scoring; court etiquette. Total of 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 54B INTERMEDIATE TENNIS 1.0
Recommended Preparation: PEAct 54A.
Development of strokes: forehand and backhand drives, spin serves, overhead strokes; ball, top and back spins; rules; strategy at the intermediate level. Total of 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 54C ADVANCED TENNIS 1.0
Recommended Preparation: PEAct 54B.
Development of strokes; lob, smash, spin; approach to net; advanced game strategy. Total of 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 65A BEGINNING BASKETBALL 1.0
Rules; techniques; passing, dribbling, pivoting, footwork and various types of shots; team play and strategy of game. Total of 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 65B INTERMEDIATE BASKETBALL 1.0
Recommended Preparation: PEAct 65A.
Rules; skills and techniques; passing, dribbling and shooting; strategy of team play. Total of 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 65C ADVANCED BASKETBALL 1.0
Recommended Preparation: PEAct 65B.
Rules; skills and techniques; passing, dribbling and shooting; zone, man to man and pressing defense; high and low post and motion offense. Total of 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 69 SOCCER 1.0
Rules; techniques; passing, dribbling, footwork and various types of shots; team play and strategy of game. Total of 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 81A BEGINNING VOLLEYBALL 1.0
Basic techniques, rules and simple strategies. Total of 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 81B INTERMEDIATE VOLLEYBALL 1.0
Recommended Preparation: PEAct 81A.
Review of fundamental skills; strategies and techniques. Total of 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 81C ADVANCED VOLLEYBALL 1.0
Recommended Preparation: PEAct 81B.
Advanced skills: techniques, positions and strategies. High level of competition through tournament play. Total of 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 82A INTERCOLLEGIATE SPORTS 1.0
Opportunity for improvement in fundamental skills of sports and knowledge of rules; baseball, basketball, cross country, football, golf, soccer, softball, swimming, tennis, track and field, volleyball and water polo. Maximum credit 5 units in any combination of PEACT 82A-E, 1 unit each semester. Each course 1 unit and 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 82B INTERCOLLEGIATE SPORTS 1.0
Opportunity for improvement in fundamental skills of sports and knowledge of rules: baseball, basketball, cross country, football, golf, soccer, softball, swimming, tennis, track and field, volleyball and water polo. Maximum credit 5 units in any combination of PEACT 82A-E, 1 unit each semester. Each course 1 unit and 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 82C INTERCOLLEGIATE SPORTS 1.0
Opportunity for improvement in fundamental skills of sports and knowledge of rules: baseball, basketball, cross country, football, golf, soccer, softball, swimming, tennis, track and field, volleyball and water polo. Maximum credit 5 units in any combination of PEACT 82A-E, 1 unit each semester. Each course 1 unit and 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 82D INTERCOLLEGIATE SPORTS 1.0
Opportunity for improvement in fundamental skills of sports and knowledge of rules: baseball, basketball, cross country, football, golf, soccer, softball, swimming, tennis, track and field, volleyball and water polo. Maximum credit 5 units in any combination of PEACT 82A-E, 1 unit each semester. Each course 1 unit and 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 82E INTERCOLLEGIATE SPORTS 1.0
Opportunity for improvement in fundamental skills of sports and knowledge of rules: baseball, basketball, cross country, football, golf, soccer, softball, swimming, tennis, track and field, volleyball and water polo. Maximum credit 5 units in any combination of PEACT 82A-E, 1 unit each semester. Each course 1 unit and 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 83A INTERCOLLEGIATE SPORTS-BASEBALL 2.0
Basic and advanced techniques, strategy and rules. Required instructional trips. Maximum credit 6 units in any combination of PEACT 83A-C, 2 units each semester. Each course 2 units and 180 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 83B INTERCOLLEGIATE SPORTS-BASEBALL 2.0
Basic and advanced techniques, strategy and rules. Required instructional trips. Maximum credit 6 units in any combination of PEACT 83A-C, 2 units each semester. Each course 2 units and 180 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 83C INTERCOLLEGIATE BASEBALL 2.0
Basic and advanced techniques, strategy and rules. Required instructional trips. Maximum credit 6 units in any combination of PEACT 83A-C, 2 units each semester. Each course 2 units and 180 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 84A INTERCOLLEGIATE BASKETBALL 2.0
Basic and advanced techniques, strategy and rules. Required instructional trips. Maximum credit 8 units in any combination of PEACT 84A-D, 2 units each semester. Each course 2 units and 180 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 84B INTERCOLLEGIATE BASKETBALL 2.0
Basic and advanced techniques, strategy and rules. Required instructional trips. Maximum credit 8 units in any combination of PEACT 84A-D, 2 units each semester. Each course 2 units and 180 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 84C INTERCOLLEGIATE BASKETBALL 2.0
Basic and advanced techniques, strategy and rules. Required instructional trips. Maximum credit 8 units in any combination of PEACT 84A-D, 2 units each semester. Each course 2 units and 180 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 84D INTERCOLLEGIATE SPORTS - BASKETBALL 2.0
Basic and advanced techniques, strategy and rules. Required instructional trips. Maximum credit 8 units in any combination of PEACT 84A-D, 2 units each semester. Each course 2 units and 180 hours laboratory. First offered Winter 2010.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit under review.
 
PEACT 85A INTERCOLLEGIATE SPORTS-CROSS COUNTRY 2.0
Basic and advanced techniques, strategy and rules. Required instructional trips. Maximum credit 6 units in any combination of PEACT 85A-C, 2 units each semester. Each course 2 units and 180 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 85B INTERCOLLEGIATE SPORTS-CROSS COUNTRY 2.0
Basic and advanced techniques, strategy and rules. Required instructional trips. Maximum credit 6 units in any combination of PEACT 85A-C, 2 units each semester. Each course 2 units and 180 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 85C INTERCOLLEGIATE SPORTS-CROSS COUNTRY 2.0
Basic and advanced techniques, strategy and rules. Required instructional trips. Maximum credit 6 units in any combination of PEACT 85A-C, 2 units each semester. Each course 2 units and 180 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 86A INTERCOLLEGIATE SPORTS-FOOTBALL 2.0
Basic and advanced techniques, strategy and rules. Required instructional trips. Maximum credit 6 units in any combination of PEACT 86A-C, 2 units each semester. Each course 2 units and 180 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 86B INTERCOLLEGIATE SPORTS-FOOTBALL 2.0
Basic and advanced techniques, strategy and rules. Required instructional trips. Maximum credit, 6 units in any any combination of PEACT 86A-C, 2 units each semester. Each course 2 units and 180 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 86C INTERCOLLEGIATE SPORTS-FOOTBALL 2.0
Basic and advanced techniques, strategy and rules. Required instructional trips. Maximum credit 6 units in any combination of PEACT 86A-C, 2 units each semester. Each course 2 units and 180 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 87A INTERCOLLEGIATE SPORTS-GOLF 2.0
Basic and advanced techniques, strategy and rules. Required instructional trips. Maximum credit 6 units in any combination of PEACT 87A-C, 2 units each semester. Each course 2 units and 180 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 87B INTERCOLLEGIATE SPORTS-GOLF 2.0
Basic and advanced techniques, strategy and rules. Required instructional trips. Maximum credit 6 units in any combination of PEACT 87A-C, 2 units each semester. Each course 2 units and 180 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 87C INTERCOLLEGIATE SPORTS-GOLF 2.0
Basic and advanced techniques, strategy and rules. Required instructional trips. Maximum credit 6 units in any combination of PEACT 87A-C, 2 units each semester. Each course 2 units and 180 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 89A INTERCOLLEGIATE SPORTS-SOCCER 2.0
Basic and advanced techniques, strategy and rules. Required instructional trips. Maximum credit 6 units in any combinations of PEACT 89A-C, 2 units each semester. Each course 2 units and 180 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 89B INTERCOLLEGIATE SPORTS-SOCCER 2.0
Basic and advanced techniques, strategy and rules. Required instructional trips. Maximum credit 6 units in any combination of PEACT 89A-C, 2 units each semester. Each course 2 units and 180 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 89C INTERCOLLEGIATE SPORTS-SOCCER 2.0
Basic and advanced techniques, strategy and rules. Required instructional trips. Maximum credit 6 units in any combination of PEACT 89A-C, 2 units each semester. Each course 2 units and 180 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 90A INTERCOLLEGIATE SPORTS-SOFTBALL 2.0
Basic and advanced techniques, strategy and rules. Required instructional trips. Maximum credit 6 units in any combination of PEACT 90A-C, 2 units each semester. Each course 2 units and 180 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 90B INTERCOLLEGIATE SPORTS-SOFTBALL 2.0
Basic and advanced techniques, strategy and rules. Required instructional trips. Maximum credit 6 units in any combination of PEACT 90A-C, 2 units each semester. Each course 2 units and 180 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 90C INTERCOLLEGIATE SPORTS-SOFTBALL 2.0
Basic and advanced techniques, strategy and rules. Required instructional trips. Maximum credit 6 units in any combination of PEACT 90A-C, 2 units each semester. Each course 2 units and 180 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 91A INTERCOLLEGIATE SPORTS-SWIMMING 2.0
Basic and advanced techniques, strategy and rules. Required instructional trips. Maximum credit 6 units in any combination of PEACT 91A-C, 2 units each semester. Each course 2 units and 180 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 91B INTERCOLLEGIATE SPORTS-SWIMMING 2.0
Basic and advanced techniques, strategy and rules. Required instructional trips. Maximum credit 6 units in any combination of PEACT 91A-C, 2 units each semester. Each course 2 units and 180 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 91C INTERCOLLEGIATE SPORTS-SWIMMING 2.0
Basic and advanced techniques, strategy and rules. Required instructional trips. Maximum credit 6 units in any combination of PEACT 91A-C, 2 units each semester. Each course 2 units and 180 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 92A INTERCOLLEGIATE SPORTS-TENNIS 2.0
Basic and advanced techniques, strategy and rules. Required instructional trips. Maximum credit 6 units in any combination of PEACT 92A-C, 2 units each semester. Each course 2 units and 180 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 92B INTERCOLLEGIATE SPORTS-TENNIS 2.0
Basic and advanced techniques, strategy and rules. Required instructional trips. Maximum credit 6 units in any combination of PEACT 92A-C, 2 units each semester. Each course 2 units and 180 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 92C INTERCOLLEGIATE SPORTS-TENNIS 2.0
Basic and advanced techniques, strategy and rules. Required instructional trips. Maximum credit 6 units in any combination of PEACT 92A-C, 2 units each semester. Each course 2 units and 180 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 93A INTERCOLLEGIATE SPORTS-TRACK AND FIELD 2.0
Basic and advanced techniques, strategy and rules. Required instructional trips. Maximum credit 6 units in any combination of PEACT 93A-C, 2 units each semester. Each course 2 units and 180 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 93B INTERCOLLEGIATE SPORTS-TRACK AND FIELD 2.0
Basic and advanced techniques, strategy and rules. Required instructional trips. Maximum credit 6 units in any combination of PEACT 93A-C, 2 units each semester. Each course 2 units and 180 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 93C INTERCOLLEGIATE SPORTS-TRACK AND FIELD 2.0
Basic and advanced techniques, strategy and rules. Required instructional trips. Maximum credit 6 units in any combination of PEACT 93A-C, 2 units each semester. Each course 2 units and 180 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 94A INTERCOLLEGIATE SPORTS-VOLLEYBALL 2.0
Basic and advanced techniques, strategy and rules. Required instructional trips. Maximum credit 6 units in any combination of PEACT 94A-C, 2 units each semester. Each course 2 units and 180 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 94B INTERCOLLEGIATE SPORTS-VOLLEYBALL 2.0
Basic and advanced techniques, strategy and rules. Required instructional trips. Maximum credit 6 units in any combination on PEACT 94A-C, 2 units each semester. Each course 2 units and 180 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 94C INTERCOLLEGIATE SPORTS-VOLLEYBALL 2.0
Basic and advanced techniques, strategy and rules. Required instructional trips. Maximum credit 6 units in any combination of PEACT 94A-C, 2 units each semester. Each course 2 units and 180 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 95A INTERCOLLEGIATE SPORTS-WATER POLO 2.0
Basic and advanced techniques, strategy and rules. Required instructional trips. Maximum credits 6 units in any combination of PEACT 95A-C, 2 units each semester. Each course 2 units and 180 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 95B INTERCOLLEGIATE SPORTS-WATER POLO 2.0
Basic and advanced techniques, strategy and rules. Required instructional trips. Maximum credit 6 units in any combination of PEACT 95A-C, 2 units each semester. Each course 2 units and 180 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 95C INTERCOLLEGIATE SPORTS-WATER POLO 2.0
Basic and advanced techniques, strategy and rules. Required instructional trips. Maximum credit 6 units in any combination of PEACT 95A-C, 2 units each semester. Each course 2 units and 180 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 96A INTERCOLLEGIATE SPORTS - BADMINTON 2.0
Basic and advanced techniques, strategy and rules. Required instructional trips. Maximum credit 6 units in any combination of PEACT 96A-B, 2 units each semester. Each course 2 units and 180 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PEACT 96B INTERCOLLEGIATE SPORTS-BADMINTON 2.0
Basic and advanced techniques, strategy and rules. Required instructional trips. Maximum credit 6 units in any combination of PEACT 96A-B, 2 units each semester. Each course 2 units and 180 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PETH 2 INTRODUCTION TO ATHLETIC TRAINING 3.0
The history of the athletic training profession, the role of the athletic trainer as part of the sports medicine team, nutrition, emergency management, risk management and injury assessment domains will be introduced. Lab: injury prevention principles and techniques for the application of protective taping/bracing, stretching, therapeutic exercise and testing, and environmental conditions/illnesses. Total 54 hours lecture and 18 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PETH 3 INTRO TO HEALTH, PHYSICAL EDUCATION, RECREATION AND DANCE 3.0
Introduction to the history and significance of health, physical education, recreation and dance. Total of 54 hours lecture.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PETH 5 FIRST AID-RESPONDING TO EMERGENCIES 3.0
Provides the knowledge and skill necessary in an emergency to help sustain life, reduce pain, and minimize the consequences of injury or sudden illness until professional medical help arrives. American Red Cross certificates will be issued to successful candidates in First Aid - Responding to Emergencies and Adult CPR. Total of 54 hours lecture.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PETH 6 AQUATIC CERTIFICATION 4.0
Prerequisite: Swimming skills, equivalent to the ARC Swimmers Certificate, ability to swim 500 yards continuously, and ARC Basic or Emergency Water Safety Certificate or ARC Safety training for swim coaches.
Theory and practice of swimming strokes, diving, lifesaving, teaching methods and emergency procedures. Preparation for and completion of tests for American Red Cross Lifeguarding, Water Safety Instructor, First Aid, Community CPR, CPR/BLS and Instructor Candidate Training Certificates. Total of 54 hours lecture and 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PETH 14 WELLNESS FOR LIFE 3.0
Emphasis on wellness through the lens of reduced obesity and body fat percentage, nutrition, personal responsibility, healthy lifestyle choices and positive behavioral change. Physical, emotional, psychological, spiritual, social, occupational and environmental influences. Total of 36 hours lecture and 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit under review.
 
PETH 20 INDEPENDENT STUDY 1.0
Prerequisite: Completion of any PETH course and approval of student project on topics in physical education.
Student project on topics in physical education; emphasis on research techniques; written reports. Total of 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PETH 27C EARLY CHILDHOOD PHYSICAL EDUCATION 2.0
Creative movement, perceptual motor, and rhythmic experiences suitable for preschool children; ideas for activities, materials, themes, equipment; evaluating and individualizing activities, assessing and selecting equipment and creating a safe and active learning environment. Total of 36 hours lecture.
Transfer Credit: CSU
 
PETH 31A PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES-OFFICIATING 2.0
Rules and advanced techniques of games in season: basketball, football, minor sports. Fall semester. Total of 36 hours lecture and 18 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PETH 31B PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES-OFFICIATING 2.0
Rules and advanced techniques of games in season: baseball, track, minor sports. Spring semester. Total of 36 hours lecture, and 18 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PETH 46A PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES-BASEBALL 2.0
Analysis of fundamentals; theory and philosophy of offensive and defensive strategy. Principles of practice and score keeping in baseball. Total of 36 hours lecture and 18 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC limitations. See counselor
 
PETH 46B PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES-BASEBALL 2.0
Prerequisite: PETh 46A.
Analysis of advanced theory and teaching of offensive and defensive strategy. Principles of practice and score keeping in baseball. Total of 36 hours lecture and 18 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC limitations. See counselor
 
PETH 48 PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES-PHYSICAL FITNESS 2.0
Implementation of basic concepts of physical fitness. A wide variety of conditioning programs and techniques utilized in designing individual fitness programs. Total of 36 hours lecture, and 18 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PETH 51 PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES-TRACK AND FIELD 2.0
Basic and advanced skills, rules and strategy in track and field events. Total of 36 hours lecture, and 18 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PETH 52A PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES-BASKETBALL 2.0
Analysis of the fundamental skills of men's and women's basketball. Offensive and defensive strategy. Principles of scoring. Total of 36 hours lecture and 18 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC limitations. See counselor
 
PETH 52B PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES-BASKETBALL 2.0
Prerequisite: PETh 52A.
Analysis of advanced skills of men's and women's basketball. Offensive and defensive strategy. Principles of scoring. Total of 36 hours lecture and 18 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC limitations. See counselor.
 
PETH 53A PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES-FOOTBALL 2.0
Analysis of basic football fundamentals, theory and philosophy of offensive and defensive strategy, principles of the kicking game. Total of 36 hours lecture, and 18 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PETH 53B PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES-FOOTBALL 2.0
Prerequisite: PETh 53A.
Analysis of advanced football fundamentals, theory and philosophy of offensive and defensive strategy, principles of the kicking game. Total of 36 hours lecture, and 18 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PETH 54 PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES - VOLLEYBALL 2.0
Analysis of basic and advanced volleyball fundamentals, theory and philosophy of offensive and defensive strategy. Total of 36 hours lecture and 18 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU
 
PETH 55A PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES - SOCCER 2.0
Analysis of soccer fundamentals; theory and teaching of offensive and defensive strategy. Total of 36 hours lecture and 18 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC limitations. See counselor.
 
PETH 55B PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES - SOCCER 2.0
Prerequisite: PETh 55A.
Analysis of advanced soccer fundamentals; theory and teaching of offensive and defensive strategies. Total of 36 hours lecture and 18 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC limitations. See counselor.
 
PETH 56A PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES - SOFTBALL 2.0
Analysis of softball fundamentals, theory, philosophy, and teaching these activities. Total of 36 hours lecture and 18 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC limitations. See counselor.
 
PETH 56B PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES-SOFTBALL 2.0
Prerequisite: PETh 56A.
Analysis of advanced softball, theory, philosophy, and teaching these activities. Total of 36 hours lecture and 18 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC limitations. See counselor.
 
PETH 61 THEORY OF COACHING 3.0
Designed for coaches at varying levels from youth league to high school varsity. Focuses on coaching issues and problems and includes the philosophy, theory, and principles of developing and maintaining an athletic program. Total of 54 hours lecture.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC limitations. See counselor.
 
PETH 97 THEORY AND DEVELOPMENT OF FITNESS AND WELLNESS 3.0
Mastering core skills in health and wellness, fitness, kinesiology of physical activity, goal setting, decision making, leadership, time management, achievement skills, education, attitudes and habits, and cognitive style preferences. Total of 54 hours lecture, and 18 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU.
 
PHYS 1A GENERAL PHYSICS 5.0
Prerequisite: Math 5A.
Mechanics. Total of 72 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU, UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PHYS 1B GENERAL PHYSICS 5.0
Prerequisite: Phys 1A and Math 5A.
Oscillations and waves, gravitation, thermodynamics. Recommended enrollment in or completion of Math 5B and familiarity with a computer language. Total of 72 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU, UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PHYS 1C GENERAL PHYSICS 5.0
Prerequisite: Phys 1B and Math 5B.
Electricity and magnetism. Maxwell's equations and electromagnetic radiation and optics. Recommended enrollment in or completion of Math 5C and familiarity with a computer language. Total of 72 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU, UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PHYS 1D GENERAL PHYSICS 5.0
Prerequisite: Phys 1C and Math 5C.
Interaction of light with matter, introduction to modern physics, including relativity theory, atomic and nuclear physics. Recommended enrollment in or completion of Math 55 and familiarity with a computer language. Total of 72 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU, UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PHYS 2A GENERAL PHYSICS 4.0
Prerequisite: Math 131 or 132C.
Recommended Preparation: Math 4A or Math 8.
Classical mechanics, wave motion and thermodynamics. Total of 54 hours lecture and 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU, UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PHYS 2B GENERAL PHYSICS 4.0
Prerequisite: Phys 1A or 2A.
Electromagnetic interaction, radiation, relativity theory, cosmology, atomic and nuclear physics, elementary particle theory. Total of 54 hours lecture and 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU, UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PHYS 10 DESCRIPTIVE INTRODUCTION TO PHYSICS 3.0
Prerequisite: Math 125 or Math 127B or Math 128B.
Application of physics to modern life with minimum of mathematical emphasis. No credit if taken after any other college physics. Total of 54 hours lecture.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PHYS 10L DESCRIPTIVE PHYSICS IN THE LABORATORY 1.0
Prerequisite: Enrollment in or completion of Phys 10.
Laboratory investigations of physical principles with a minimum of mathematical emphasis. Total of 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PHYS 20 INDEPENDENT STUDY 2.0
Prerequisite: Enrollment in or completion of any college physics course.
Faculty-guided student research. Each topic includes library research, design and execution of the experiments and the preparation of a summary research report. Total of 108 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PHYS 31A GENERAL PHYSICS 5.0
Prerequisite: Math 5A.
Classical mechanics and thermal physics. For life sciences majors but is open to all qualified students. Total of 72 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PHYS 31B GENERAL PHYSICS 5.0
Prerequisite: Phys 31A, Math 5B.
Electricity and magnetism, optics, and modern physics. Recommended enrollment in or completion of Math 5C. For life sciences majors but is open to all qualified students. Total of 72 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PHYSC 2 SCIENTIFIC METHOD AS CRITICAL THINKING 3.0
Prerequisite: Engl 1A.
Recommended Preparation: Any transfer level course in the physical sciences.
Written expression and analysis of ideas, arguments and issues in the Physical Sciences. Instruction in critical thinking, inductive and deductive reasoning, and the scientific method. Particular emphasis on compositional expression necessary in developing a complex scientific argument; an interdisciplinary course. Total of 54 hours lecture.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC
 
PHYSC 3 PHYSICAL SCIENCES 3.0
Prerequisite: Eligibility for Math 131 or higher.
Basic principles of physics and chemistry and their applications to modern daily life with a primarily conceptual approach. Emphasis on critical thinking skills and general methods of scientific inquiry. Recommended for students in the California State Teacher's Preparation Program and other appropriate non-sciences majors but open to all qualified students. Total of 54 hours lecture.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PHYSC 3L LABORATORY FOR PHYSICAL SCIENCE 1.0
Prerequisite: Enrollment in or completion of Psci 3.
Laboratory investigation of the basic principles of physics and chemistry and their applications to modern daily life with a primarily conceptual approach, with emphasis on critical thinking skills and general methods of scientific inquiry. Recommended for students in the California State Teacher Preparation Program and other appropriate non-sciences majors. Total of 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PHYSC 71A EXPLORING TOPICS IN PHYSICAL SCIENCE 3.0
Exploratory course: Specific topic identified in Schedule of Classes.Lecture focusing on topics of current and general interest. Total of 54 hours lecture.
Transfer Credit: CSU credit limitations,
 
PHYSC 71B EXPLORING TOPICS IN PHYSICAL SCIENCE 1.0
Exploratory course: Specific topic identified in Schedule of Classes.Lecture focusing on topics of current and general interest. Total of 18 hours lecture.
Transfer Credit: CSU credit limitations.
 
PHYSC 71C EXPLORING TOPICS IN PHYSICAL SCIENCE 1.0
Exploratory course: Specific topic identified in Schedule of Classes. Lecture focusing on topics of current and general interest. Total of 18 hours lecture and 18 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU credit limitations.
 
PHYSC 171A EXPLORING TOPICS IN PHYSICAL SCIENCE 3.0
Exploratory course: Specific topic identified in Schedule of Classes.Lecture focusing on topics of current and general interest. Total of 54 hours lecture.
 
PHYSC 171B EXPLORING TOPICS IN PHYSICAL SCIENCE 1.0
Exploratory course: Specific topic identified in Schedule of Classes.Lecture focusing on topics of current and general interest. Total of 18 hours lecture.
 
PHYSC 171C EXPLORING TOPICS IN PHYSICAL SCIENCE 1.0
Exploratory course: Specific topic identified in Schedule of Classes.Lecture focusing on topics of current and general interest. Total of 18 hours lecture and 18 hours laboratory.
 
PHYSO 1 HUMAN PHYSIOLOGY 4.0
Prerequisite: Anat 25, Chem 2A.
Introduction to human cellular and organ physiology, human genetics and embryology, current topics in health. Recommended sophomore standing. Total of 54 hours lecture and 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU, UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PHYSO 2A PHYSIOLOGY AND ANATOMY 4.0
Prerequisite: Biol 105 or Chem 2A or Chem 22 or Chem 1A, or placement based on the biochemistry assessment process.
Introduction to human anatomy and physiology; cells and tissues; skeletal, muscular and nervous systems; sense organs. Personal and community health. Recommended: a lab science course. Total of 54 hours lecture and 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PHYSO 2B PHYSIOLOGY AND ANATOMY 4.0
Prerequisite: Pyso 2A.
Anatomy and physiology of the human endocrine, circulatory, respiratory, digestive, urinary and reproductive systems, fluid, electrolyte, and acid-based balance, metabolism of nutrients. Total of 54 hours lecture and 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU, UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PHYSO 100 BASIC PHYSIOLOGY AND ANATOMY 3.0
Fundamentals of human physiology and anatomy. Structure and function of tissues, organs and organ systems. Emphasis on medical relationships. No credit if taken after Anat 25, Pyso 1, 2A or 126A. For majors in medical assisting and vocational nursing, but open to all qualified students. Total of 54 hours lecture and 36 hours laboratory.