Chemistry option

CHEM 1211. Principles of Chemistry 1 (3-0-3) Prerequisite: Completion of MATH 0195 or placement in MATH 1111 or higher. First course in a two-semester sequence covering the fundamental principles and applications of chemistry. Designed for science majors. Topics to be covered include composition of matter, nomenclature, stoichiometry, periodic relations, chemical reactions and equations, thermochemistry, atomic structure and chemical bonding.

CHEM 1211L. Principles of Chemistry 1 Lab (0-3-1) Prerequisite: MATH 0195 with a minimum grade of C. Co-requisite: CHEM 1211. Laboratory exercises supplement the lecture materials and develop knowledge of chemical concepts. It includes experiments on separation of mixtures, determination of molar mass, volumetric analysis and colorimetric methods. (Course fee required.)

CHEM 1212. Principles of Chemistry 2 (3-0-3) Prerequisites: CHEM 1211 and CHEM 1211L with a grade of C or better in each. Co-requisite: CHEM 1212L. Second course in a two-semester sequence covering the fundamental principles and applications of chemistry designed for science majors. Topics include liquids and solids, reactions and properties of solutions; equilibrium, chemical kinetics, acid-base theory, thermodynamics, oxidation and reduction, and electrochemistry.

CHEM 1212L. Principles of Chemistry 2 Lab (0-3-1) Prerequisite: CHEM 1211 and CHEM 1211L with a grade of "C" or better in each; Corequisite: CHEM 1212. The laboratory includes acid-base titrations, kinetics and thermodynamic experiments, volumetric analysis and qualitative analysis of selected cations. (Course fee required.)