CHEM 1050 Chemistry for Citizens
Credit Hours 3.0
Prerequisites High school chemistry recommended
Description

Three lecture hours a week. Modern chemical concepts and chemical processes with their impact on a technological society; the background for informed decisions.

CHEM 1101K Introductory Chemistry I
Credit Hours 4.0
Description

Three lecture and three laboratory hours a week. First course in a two-semester sequence covering the basic principles and applications of chemistry for non-science majors. Topics to be covered include atomic structure and isotopes, periodicity, and chemical equations. Laboratory exercises supplement the lecture material.

CHEM 1102K Introductory Chemistry II
Credit Hours 4.0
Prerequisites CHEM 1101K with grade of D or higher
Description

Three lecture and three laboratory hours a week. Second course in a two-semester sequence covering the basic principles and applications of chemistry for non-science majors. Laboratory exercises supplement the lecture material.

CHEM 1151 Survey Of Chemistry I
Credit Hours 3.0
Corequisites CHEM 1151L
Description

This is the first course in a two course sequence designed for physical education, business, humanities, social science, and allied health (Nursing or Dental Hygiene) majors planning to pursue baccalaureate degrees. Topics to be covered include elements, compounds, measurements, nomenclature, atomic bonding, states of matter, and molecular geometry. Laboratory exercises complement/supplement the lecture material.

CHEM 1151K Survey of Chemistry I
Credit Hours 4.0
Description

Three lecture hours a week. First course in a two course sequence designed for physical education, business, humanities, social sciences, and allied health (Nursing or Dental Hygiene) majors planning to pursue baccalaureate degrees. Topics to be covered include elements, compounds, measurements, nomenclature, atomic bonding, states of matter, and molecular geometry. Laboratory exercises compliment/supplement the lecture material.

CHEM 1151L Survey Of Chemistry I Laboratory
Credit Hours 1.0
Corequisites CHEM 1151
Description

Laboratory exercises supplement the lecture material of
CHEM 1151.

CHEM 1152 Survey Of Chemistry II
Credit Hours 3.0
Prerequisites CHEM 1151 and CHEM 1151L each with a 'C' or higher
Corequisites CHEM 1152L
Description

Topics include general, organic, and biochemistry.

CHEM 1152K Survey of Chemistry II
Credit Hours 4.0
Prerequisites CHEM 1151K or CHEM 1151 and CHEM 1151L with a grade of C or higher
Description

Three lecture hours and one laboratory session. Second course in a two course sequence designed for physical education, business, humanities, social sciences, and allied health (Nursing or Dental Hygiene) majors planning to pursue baccalaureate degrees. Topics include general, organic, and biochemistry.

CHEM 1152L Survey of Chemistry II Laboratory
Credit Hours 1.0
Corequisites CHEM 1152
Description

This is a laboratory to accompany CHEM 1152.

CHEM 1201 Chemistry I Concept Development
Credit Hours 1.0
Prerequisites concurrent enrollment in CHEM 1211K
Description

One lecture hour a week. Elaborates key chemical concepts and illustrates problem-solving techniques for college chemistry for natural science majors. Recommended for students who have completed a standard high school chemistry course. This course does not count toward a degree.

CHEM 1203 Chemistry II Concept Development
Credit Hours 1.0
Prerequisites Concurrent enrollment in CHEM 1212K
Description

One lecture hour a week. Elaborates key chemical concepts and illustrates problem-solving techniques for college chemistry for natural science majors. This course does not count toward a degree.

CHEM 1211 Principles of Chemistry I
Credit Hours 3.0
Prerequisites MATH 1113
Corequisites CHEM 1211L, MATH 1113
Description

Three lecture hours a week. This is the first course in a two-semester sequence covering the fundamental principles and applications of chemistry for science majors. Topics include composition of matter, chemical reactions, stoichiometry, periodic relations, nomenclature, thermochemistry, electronic structure, chemical bonding, molecular geometry, and properties of gases. 

CHEM 1211K Principles of Chemistry I
Credit Hours 4.0
Prerequisites One year of high school chemistry or the equivalent and authorization by department
Description

MATH 1113 as a prerequisite or corequisite is strongly advised. Three lecture hours and one laboratory session a week. This is the first course in a two-semester sequence covering the fundamental principles and applications of chemistry for science majors. Topics include composition of matter, chemical reactions, stoichiometry, periodic relations, nomenclature, thermochemistry, electronic structure, chemical bonding, molecular geometry, and properties of gases. Note: MATH 1113 is a prerequisite for CHEM 1212/K/L.

CHEM 1211L Principles of Chemistry I Laboratory
Credit Hours 1.0
Corequisites CHEM 1211
Description

This course includes laboratory exercises to supplement the lecture material of CHEM 1211. Students gain hands on experience in the safe and proper use of materials and equipment common to a laboratory setting.

CHEM 1212 Principles Of Chemistry II
Credit Hours 3.0
Prerequisites CHEM 1211, CHEM 1211L, and MATH 1113 each with a 'C' or better
Corequisites CHEM 1212L
Description

Topics to be covered include properties of solids and liquids, solutions, chemical kinetics, acid/base reactions, oxidation/reduction reactions, chemical equilibrium, thermodynamics, and electrochemistry.

CHEM 1212K Principles of Chemistry II
Credit Hours 4.0
Prerequisites CHEM 1211K and MATH 1113, or CHEM 1211, CHEM 1211L, and MATH 1113, each with a C or better
Description

Three lecture hours and one laboratory session a week. This is the second course in a two-semester sequence covering the fundamental principles and applications of chemistry for science majors. Topics include composition and properties of solids and liquids, solutions, chemical kinetics, acid/base reactions, oxidation/reduction reactions, chemical equilibrium, thermodynamics, and electrochemistry.

CHEM 1212L Principles of Chemistry II Laboratory
Credit Hours 1.0
Corequisites CHEM 1212
Description

This course includes laboratory exercises to supplement the lecture material of CHEM 1212. Students gain hands-on experience in the safe and proper use of materials and equipment common to a laboratory setting.

CHEM 2010 Quantitative Analysis
Credit Hours 2.0
Prerequisites CHEM 1212K with grade of C or higher
Description

One lecture and four laboratory hours a week. Fulfills quantitative analysis requirement for pre-medical students and chemistry majors. Fundamentals of quantitative analysis applied to a research project. Topics include acid-base and complex ion equilibria, redox potentials, electrochemistry, spectroscopy, and separations.

CHEM 2100 Intermediate Organic Chemistry Laboratory I
Credit Hours 2.0
Corequisites CHEM 2400
Description

The equivalent of two laboratory sessions a week. Organic chemistry laboratory to accompany CHEM 2400. This laboratory covers the scope of both 2400L and 2410L. There is emphasis on methods for the preparation, isolation, purification, molecular spectroscopy and characterization of organic compounds, and product analysis. This course is designed for students majoring in science, engineering, pre-medicine, pre-dentistry, and pre-pharmacy.

CHEM 2400 Organic Chemistry I
Credit Hours 3.0
Prerequisites CHEM 1212K or CHEM 1212 and CHEM 1212L with a C or better
Description

Three lecture hours a week. This is the first of a two-semester sequence of organic chemistry. Topics include IUPAC nomenclature, reactions, methods of preparation and physical and chemical properties of the common classes of carbon compounds, with an emphasis on modern electronic and mechanistic theories. This course is designed for students majoring in science, engineering, pre-medicine, pre-dentistry, and pre-pharmacy.

CHEM 2400L Organic Chemistry I Laboratory
Credit Hours 1.0
Corequisites CHEM 2400
Description

This is a first semester organic chemistry laboratory to accompany CHEM 2400. There is emphasis on methods for the preparation, isolation, purification, and characterization of organic compounds. This course is designed for students majoring in science, engineering, pre-medicine, pre-dentistry, and pre-pharmacy.

CHEM 2401 Organic Chemistry Problems I
Credit Hours 1.0
Corequisites concurrent registration in CHEM 2400
Description

One lecture hour per week. An auxiliary course for students taking CHEM 2400. Emphasis is on problem solving in organic chemistry. This course does not count toward graduation.

CHEM 2410 Organic Chemistry II
Credit Hours 3.0
Prerequisites CHEM 2400 with a grade of C or higher
Description

This is the second in a two-semester sequence of organic chemistry. Topics include an in-depth study of molecular spectroscopy, reaction mechanisms, functional group transformations, and the synthesis of moderately complex molecules by multi-step strategies. This course is designed for students majoring in science, engineering, pre-medicine, pre-dentistry, and pre-pharmacy.

CHEM 2410L Organic Chemistry II Laboratory
Credit Hours 1.0
Corequisites CHEM 2410
Description

This is a second semester organic chemistry laboratory to accompany CHEM 2410. There is emphasis on organic synthesis and product analysis. This course is designed for students majoring in science, engineering, pre-medicine, pre-dentistry, and pre-pharmacy.

CHEM 2950 Chemical Research
Credit Hours 2.0 - 5.0
Prerequisites Prior approval by the supervisor of a proposed plan of study
Description

Supervised chemical laboratory research at the lower undergraduate level. Specific topics selected by the student in consultation with the supervisor. This course may include a Signature Experience component.