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Undergraduate General Chemistry Courses

  • CHEM D015 - Preparation for College Chemistry

    For students who have not had high school chemistry or have had inadequate preparation to enter regular chemistry sequence. Material presented includes metric system, atomic and molecular structure, formulas, equations, states of matter, and problem solving. Will not satisfy any part of natural sciences requirement of College of Arts and Sciences.

    Requisites: Fr only

    Credits: 2

    Repeat/Retake Information: May be retaken two times excluding withdrawals, but only last course taken counts.

    Lecture/Lab Hours: 2.0 lecture

  • CHEM 1010 - Chemistry Applied to Today's World

    Designed for nonscience majors with little or no previous experience with chemistry. Applications of basic principles of chemistry to real-world situations. Instruction will include multimedia and small-group activities.

    Credits: 3

    General Education Code: 2AS

    Repeat/Retake Information: May be retaken two times excluding withdrawals, but only last course taken counts.

    Lecture/Lab Hours: 3.0 lecture

  • CHEM 1100 - Introduction to Pharmacy

    A survey of the profession of pharmacy, including its history, scope of practice, educational requirements, organization, regulation, contemporary issues, and career opportunities.

    Requisites: Chemistry major

    Credits: 2

    Repeat/Retake Information: May be retaken two times excluding withdrawals, but only last course taken counts.

    Lecture/Lab Hours: 2.0 seminar

  • CHEM 1150 - Peer-Led Team Learning for CHEM 1500

    Content-appropriate discussion and problem solving conducted by a peer mentor in a small group setting. Credit applies as hours toward graduation but meets no other college requirement.

    Requisites: CHEM 1500 concurrent

    Credits: 1

    Repeat/Retake Information: May be retaken two times excluding withdrawals, but only last course taken counts.

    Lecture/Lab Hours: 2.0 tutorial

  • CHEM 1151 - Peer-Led Team Learning for CHEM 1510

    Content-appropriate discussion and problem-solving conducted by a peer mentor in a small-group setting. Credit applies as hours toward graduation but meets no other college requirement.

    Requisites: CHEM 1510 concurrent

    Credits: 1

    Repeat/Retake Information: May be retaken two times excluding withdrawals, but only last course taken counts.

    Lecture/Lab Hours: 2.0 tutorial

  • CHEM 1152 - Peer-Led Team Learning for Chem 1520

    Content-appropriate discussion and problem-solving conducted by a peer mentor in a small-group setting. Credit applies as hours toward graduation but meets no other college requirement.

    Requisites: CHEM 1520 concurrent

    Credits: 1

    Repeat/Retake Information: May be retaken two times excluding withdrawals, but only last course taken counts.

    Lecture/Lab Hours: 2.0 tutorial

  • CHEM 1210 - Principles of Chemistry I

    Introduction to chemistry through study of atomic and molecular structure, periodic table, states of matter gases, solutions, energy changes, acids, bases, equilibrium, and nuclear chemistry.

    Requisites: ((C or better in MATH D004 or MATH D005) or Math placement level 1 or higher) and WARNING: No credit for this course if the following is taken: CHEM 1510

    Credits: 4

    General Education Code: 2NS

    Repeat/Retake Information: May be retaken two times excluding withdrawals, but only last course taken counts.

    Lecture/Lab Hours: 3.0 lecture, 3.0 laboratory

  • CHEM 1220 - Principles of Chemistry II

    Designed to survey organic chemistry and biochemistry and their impact upon daily existence.

    Requisites: C- or better in CHEM 1210

    Credits: 4

    General Education Code: 2NS

    Repeat/Retake Information: May be retaken two times excluding withdrawals, but only last course taken counts.

    Lecture/Lab Hours: 3.0 lecture, 3.0 laboratory

  • CHEM 1500 - Concepts in Chemistry

    Introduction to general chemistry for students who have majors requiring CHEM 1510 but who need a solid review of concepts. No prior study of chemistry is assumed. Topics include measurement, properties of matter, fundamental atomic theory, the mole, stoichiometry, and related calculations.

    Requisites: MATH 1200 or concurrent or Math placement level 2 or higher and WARNING: not CHEM 1210 or 1510

    Credits: 4

    Repeat/Retake Information: May be retaken two times excluding withdrawals, but only last course taken counts.

    Lecture/Lab Hours: 3.0 lecture, 3.0 laboratory

  • CHEM 1510 - Fundamentals of Chemistry I

    General course in fundamental chemical principles. Atomic structure, periodic classification, bonding, mole concept, stoichiometry with problem solving, thermochemistry, equilibrium, and gases. Recommended for majors in chemistry, engineering, biological sciences, plant biology, clinical laboratory science, geological sciences, secondary education (B.S.Ed. in biological sciences, chemistry, physics, and integrated science), and preprofessional (biological science) areas.

    Requisites: (MATH 1200 or math placement level 2 or higher) and (C- or better in CHEM 1500 or score 34 or better on chemistry placement exam) and WARNING: not CHEM 1520 or 1210

    Credits: 4

    General Education Code: 2NS

    Repeat/Retake Information: May be retaken two times excluding withdrawals, but only last course taken counts.

    Lecture/Lab Hours: 3.0 lecture, 3.0 laboratory

  • CHEM 1520 - Fundamentals of Chemistry II

    General course in fundamental chemical principles. Intermolecular forces and phase changes, solutions and colligative properties, chemical kinetics, chemical equilibrium, acid-base equilibria, thermodynamics (entropy and free energy), electrochemistry, descriptive chemistry, and nuclear chemistry. Recommended for majors in chemistry, engineering, biological sciences, plant biology, clinical laboratory science, geological sciences, secondary education (B.S.Ed. in biological sciences, chemistry, physics, and integrated science), and preprofessional (biological science) areas. Credit not allowed for both 1220 and 1520.

    Requisites: C- or better in CHEM 1510

    Credits: 4

    General Education Code: 2NS

    Repeat/Retake Information: May be retaken two times excluding withdrawals, but only last course taken counts.

    Lecture/Lab Hours: 3.0 lecture, 3.0 laboratory

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