Chemistry (CH)

CH 104 Introduction to Chemistry I (5 Credits)

Prerequisites: MTH 95 or MTH 105 (or higher) or minimum placement into MTH 105.

Introduces basic principles of general chemistry, including atomic theory, chemical formulas and equations, bonding, stoichiometry, acid/base chemistry, and solutions. Supporting laboratory work included. Not designed for science majors.

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CH 105 Introduction to Chemistry II (5 Credits)

Prerequisites: CH 104.

Builds on concepts from CH 104 introducing basic principles of general and organic chemistry, including bonding in carbon compounds, equilibrium, stereochemistry and functional group chemistry. Supporting laboratory work included. Not designed for science majors.

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CH 106 Introduction to Chemistry III (5 Credits)

Prerequisites: CH 105.

Builds on concepts from CH 105 introducing basic principles of general and biochemistry, including consideration of protein, carbohydrate and lipid structure and metabolism, bioenergetics, enzymes and nucleic acid chemistry.

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CH 188 Special Studies: Chemistry (1-4 Credits)

Explores topics of current interest in the discipline.

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CH 221 General Chemistry I (5 Credits)

Prerequisites: MTH 111, 112, 113, or 251 or higher, or minimum placement into MTH 112.

Explores experimental and theoretical principles of chemistry including matter, measurement, atomic structure, periodicity, stoichiometry, solutions, molecular structure, bonding, oxidation/reduction and thermochemistry. The course is algebra-based and includes supporting laboratory work. This course is appropriate for science and engineering majors. High school chemistry is recommended.

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CH 222 General Chemistry II (5 Credits)

Prerequisites: CH 221.

This course builds on concepts from CH 221, by exploring experimental and theoretical principles of chemistry including gases, liquids, solids, solutions, kinetics, equilibrium, acids and bases. The course is algebra-based and includes supporting laboratory work. This course is appropriate for science and engineering majors.

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CH 223 General Chemistry III (5 Credits)

Prerequisites: CH 222.

This course builds on concepts from CH 222 by exploring experimental and theoretical principles of chemistry including solubility equilibria, acid-base equilibria, electrochemistry, nuclear chemistry, metals and organic compounds. The course is algebra-based and includes supporting laboratory work. This course is appropriate for science and engineering majors.

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CH 288 Special Studies: Chemistry (1-4 Credits)

Explores topics of current interest in the discipline.

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