Spring 2012

Introductory Chemistry

Listed in: Chemistry, as CHEM-151

Formerly listed as: CHEM-11

Faculty

James A. Hebda (Section 01)
Patricia B. O'Hara (Section 01)

Description

This course examines the structure of matter from both a microscopic and macroscopic viewpoint. We begin with a detailed discussion of the physical structure of atoms, followed by an analysis of how the interactions between atoms lead to the formation of molecules. The relationship between the structures of molecular compounds and their properties is then described. Experiments in the laboratory provide experience in conducting quantitative chemical measurements and illustrate principles discussed in the lectures.

Although this course has no prerequisites, students with a limited background in secondary school science should confer with one of the CHEM 151 instructors before registration. Four class hours and three hours of laboratory per week.

Fall semester: Professors Jaswal and Kushick. Spring semester: Professor O'Hara.

Keywords

Lab science course

Offerings

2013-14: Offered in Fall 2013 and Spring 2014
Other years: Offered in Fall 2007, Spring 2008, Fall 2008, Spring 2009, Fall 2009, Spring 2010, Fall 2010, Spring 2011, Fall 2011, Spring 2012, Fall 2012, Spring 2013, Fall 2014, Spring 2015
 

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