Oct 26, 2020  
2020-2021 Catalog 
2020-2021 Catalog

CHEM 1210 PS - Principles of Chemistry I

Credits: (5)
Typically Taught Fall Semester: Full Sem
Typically Taught Spring Semester: Full Sem
Typically Taught Summer Semester: 1st Blk

This is the first course in a series designed primarily for science majors and others who will take more than one year of chemistry such as pre-medical students, clinical/medical laboratory scientists, and some engineering students. Course topics include components of matter, stoichiometry, major classes of reactions, gases and kinetic molecular theory, thermochemistry, quantum theory and atomic structure, models of chemical bonding, shapes of molecules, intermolecular forces, and properties of mixtures. The laboratory emphasizes qualitative and quantitative methods of analysis. Four hours of lecture and one 3-hour lab a week.
Pre-requisite(s): MATH 1010  or equivalent and CHEM 1200  or departmental approval.
Pre-requisite/Co-requisite: MATH 1050 , MATH 1080 , MATH 1210 , MATH 1220 , MATH 2210 , or equivalent.