Michael Scott

Residential Faculty - Chemistry

Physical Science

Office: PS 15 - Room: 213

480-461-7495

Office Hours

MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM12:30 PM - 1:30 PM12:30 PM - 1:30 PM12:30 PM - 1:30 PM 
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM  

Office hours Monday through Thursday from 12:30-1:30pm will be held on the Red Mountain campus (room TBD).  Monday and Wednesday evening office hours from 4:30-5:30pm will be held on the Southern and Dobson campus in PS-213.

If you are not available to meet in person you can join my office hours through Webex (https://maricopa.webex.com/meet/mscott1) any time during regular office hours without an appointment. 

I am available other times during the day in-person or virtually but you will need to email for an appointment (michael.scott@mesacc.edu).

Classes Taught

Summer 2022

CHM130 Fundamental Chemistry 3 Credits
A survey of the fundamentals of general chemistry. Emphasis on essential concepts and problem solving techniques. Basic principles of measurement, chemical bonding, structure and reactions, nomenclature, and the chemistry of acids and bases. Preparation for students taking more advanced courses in chemistry. Designed to meet needs of students in such diverse areas as agriculture, nursing, home economics, physical education and water technology.
Prerequisites: C or better in [(CHM100 or MAT090 or MAT091 or MAT092 or higher or satisfactory math placement) and (RDG100 or RDG100LL, or higher or eligibility for CRE101 as indicated by appropriate reading placement)] or permission of the Instructor.
General Education Designations: Natural Sciences Quantitative [SQ] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
15867
Dobson Campus
PS101 - Tiered Lecture Rm.
In Person
Lecture
05/31/2022 - 07/21/2022
MoTuWeTh
5:45 PM - 7:00 PM

Class Started

CHM130LL Fundamental Chemistry Laboratory 1 Credits
Laboratory experience in support of CHM130.
Prerequisites or Corequisites: A grade of "C" or better in CHM130.
General Education Designations: Natural Sciences Quantitative [SQ] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
15869
Dobson Campus
PS 235
PS235 Chemistry Breakout Room
In Person
Lab
05/31/2022 - 07/21/2022
TuTh
7:10 PM - 8:00 PM
8:10 PM - 10:00 PM

Class Started

15868
Dobson Campus
PS 235
PS235 Chemistry Breakout Room
In Person
Lab
06/01/2022 - 07/20/2022
MoWe
7:10 PM - 8:00 PM
8:10 PM - 10:00 PM

Class Started

Fall 2022

CHM130 Fundamental Chemistry 3 Credits
A survey of the fundamentals of general chemistry. Emphasis on essential concepts and problem solving techniques. Basic principles of measurement, chemical bonding, structure and reactions, nomenclature, and the chemistry of acids and bases. Preparation for students taking more advanced courses in chemistry. Designed to meet needs of students in such diverse areas as agriculture, nursing, home economics, physical education and water technology.
Prerequisites: C or better in [(CHM100 or MAT090 or MAT091 or MAT092 or higher or satisfactory math placement) and (RDG100 or RDG100LL, or higher or eligibility for CRE101 as indicated by appropriate reading placement)] or permission of the Instructor.
It is highly encouraged that you attend the FREE MCC Chemistry Boot Camp that occurs prior to the beginning of the semester. Participants will review key skills necessary for success; participants will be better prepared for their course. Visit https://www.mesacc.edu/students/foundations-student-success/boot-camps for more information and to register.
General Education Designations: Natural Sciences Quantitative [SQ] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
29414
Red Mountain Campus
In Person
Lecture
08/22/2022 - 12/16/2022
MoWe
11:00 AM - 12:15 PM

Open

15 of 36
Seats Available

CHM130LL Fundamental Chemistry Laboratory 1 Credits
Laboratory experience in support of CHM130.
Prerequisites or Corequisites: A grade of "C" or better in CHM130.
General Education Designations: Natural Sciences Quantitative [SQ] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
29310
Red Mountain Campus
In Person
Lab
08/22/2022 - 12/16/2022
Mo
12:30 PM - 3:20 PM

Closed

30428
Red Mountain Campus
In Person
Lab
08/24/2022 - 12/16/2022
We
8:00 AM - 10:50 AM

Open

13 of 18
Seats Available

31054
Red Mountain Campus
In Person
Lab
08/25/2022 - 12/16/2022
Th
9:30 AM - 12:20 PM

Open

12 of 18
Seats Available

CHM230 Fundamental Organic Chemistry 3 Credits
Chemistry of representative groups of organic compounds, emphasizing biological applications.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in (CHM130 and CHM130LL) or (CHM150 or CHM151 and CHM151LL), or permission of the Instructor, or Department or Division Chair.
General Education Designations: Natural Sciences Quantitative [SQ] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
35874
Red Mountain Campus
In Person
Lecture
08/23/2022 - 12/16/2022
TuTh
8:00 AM - 9:15 AM

Open

9 of 18
Seats Available

CHM230LL Fundamental Organic Chemistry Laboratory 1 Credits
Laboratory experience in support of CHM230.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in CHM130LL or CHM151LL, or equivalent. Prerequisites or Corequisites: CHM230.
General Education Designations: Natural Sciences Quantitative [SQ] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
35875
Red Mountain Campus
In Person
Lab
08/23/2022 - 12/16/2022
Tu
9:30 AM - 12:10 PM

Open

11 of 18
Seats Available

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