Courses & Programs

Chemistry for Science and Engineering Students I [E]

COURSE CODE: CHM 121

CREDITS: 4

PREREQUISITES: Prerequisite: MTH 095 or MTH 099, with a grade of C- or higher, or equivalent self-paced level (SM18), or algebra placement test score of 82 or higher. High school chemistry is recommended.

This course is recommended as a preparation for future chemistry courses. A study of scientific method; chemical laws and theories; electronic, atomic, and molecular structure and their underlying experimental basis; chemical bonding; periodic table relationships; quantitative and stoichiometric relationships; thermochemistry; gas laws; liquid state; and solutions. Qualitative and quantitative laboratory work supports lecture discussion. Prerequisite: MTH 095 or MTH 099, with a grade of C- or higher, or equivalent self-paced level (SM18), or algebra placement test score of 82 or higher. High school chemistry is recommended.