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Effective Fall 2014. Previous descriptions may have had different requirements. Have questions? See an advisor.
CHM080 Preparation for General Chemistry Credit Hours: 3.00
Fundamentals of chemistry. Includes nomenclature, atomic structure, bonding, chemical equations, moles, stoichiometry, the periodic table, conversions, problem- solving techniques and study skills.
Prerequisite(s): MAT 92 with a C or better, or Module 31 in MAT 089, or required score on the mathematics assessment test.
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Information: Designed to prepare students for CHM 151.
Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
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CHM121IN Chemistry and Society Credit Hours: 4.00
Basic chemistry and its relationship to everyday experiences. Includes classification and structure of matter; radioactivity; compound formation from elements; and electron transfer. Also includes acids, bases, salts, the liquid state, the gas state, and special topics.
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Information: Designed for non-science majors, education majors, and the general public.
Information: IN is the integrated version of the course with the lecture and lab taught simultaneously.
Offered: Spring.
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CHM123IN Chemistry and Art Credit Hours: 4.00
Introduction to the relationship between the physical sciences and the visual arts. Includes an overview of art and science, material science applied to art and archaeology, color and art, painting, sculpture, photography, and the dimensions of the relationship between art and science.
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Information: This is an integrated version of the course with the lecture and lab taught simultaneously.
Offered: May not be offered this year, check class schedule.
Course Outline This course is not offered in the current Schedule of Classes.
 
CHM125IN Consumer Chemistry Credit Hours: 4.00
An overview of the chemistry of everyday products and processes for the non-science major. Includes the chemistry of toothpaste, deodorants, cosmetics, soaps, detergents, food, toys, paints, plastics, and other products commonly found in the kitchen, laundry, bathroom, bedroom, and workshop. Also includes the process of science and the scientific method.
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Information: No previous chemistry background is required.
Offered: Fall.
Course Outline This course is not offered in the current Schedule of Classes.
 
CHM128IN Forensic Chemistry Credit Hours: 4.00
Evolution, practice, and trends in the use of chemistry, physics and biology in forensic studies. Includes the study of scientific methods, applications of molecular biology in DNA analysis, crime scene evidence analysis; i.e., drugs, ballistics, and terrorism. Also includes the discussion of implications and effects these applications have on the law, courts, and society.
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Information: IN is the integrated version of the course with the lecture and lab taught simultaneously.
Information: Previous knowledge of math, biology, chemistry is advantageous.
Offered: May not be offered this year, check class schedule.
Course Outline This course is not offered in the current Schedule of Classes.
 
CHM130IN Fundamental Chemistry SUN# CHM1130 Credit Hours: 5.00
Inorganic Chemistry as a basis for the study of some life processes. Includes the classification, structure and general chemical behavior of inorganic matter.
Prerequisite(s): MAT 092 with a C or better, or Module 31 in MAT 089, or required score on mathematics assessment test.
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Information: Adapted to the needs of students in allied health programs. IN is the integrated version of the course and lab taught simultaneously.
Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
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CHM130LB Fundamental Chemistry Lab Credit Hours: 1.00
Inorganic chemistry as a basis for the study of some life processes. Includes the classification, structure and general chemical behavior of inorganic matter.
Prerequisite(s): MAT 092 with a C or better, or Module 31 in MAT 089, or required score on the mathematics assessment test.
Course Corequisites: CHM 130
Information: This is the Lab portion of CHM 130.
Offered: Summer.
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CHM130 Fundamental Chemistry Credit Hours: 4.00
Inorganic chemistry as a basis for the study of some life processes. Includes the classification, structure, and general chemical behavior of inorganic matter.
Prerequisite(s): MAT 092 with a C or better, or Module 31 in MAT 089, or required score on the mathematics assessment test.
Course Corequisites: CHM 130LB
Information: Adapted to the needs of students in allied health programs.
Offered: Summer.
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CHM140IN Fundamental Organic and Biochemistry SUN# CHM2230 Credit Hours: 5.00
Continuation of CHM 130. Organic chemistry as the basis for the study of some important life processes. Includes the classification, structure, and general chemical behavior of organic and biochemical systems.
Prerequisite(s): CHM 130/130LB or CHM 130IN with a grade of C or better.
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Information: Adapted to the needs of students in nursing and other health professions. IN is the integrated version of the course with the lecture and lab taught simultaneously.
Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
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CHM140LB Fundamental Organic and Biochemistry Lab Credit Hours: 1.00
Continuation of CHM 130. Organic chemistry as the basis for the study of some important life processes. Includes the classification, structure and general chemical behavior of organic and biochemical systems.
Prerequisite(s): CHM 130/130LB or CHM 130IN with a grade of C or better.
Course Corequisites: CHM 140
Information: Adapted to the needs of students in nursing and other health related professions.
Offered: Summer.
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CHM140 Fundamental Organic and Biochemistry Credit Hours: 4.00
Continuation of CHM 130. Organic chemistry as the basis for the study of some important life processes. Includes the classification, structure, and general chemical behavior of organic and biochemical systems.
Prerequisite(s): CHM 130/130LB or CHM 130IN with a grade of C or better.
Course Corequisites: CHM 140LB
Information: Adapted to the needs of students in nursing and other health professions.
Offered: Summer.
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CHM151IN General Chemistry I SUN# CHM1151 Credit Hours: 5.00
Introduction to the foundations of chemistry for upper-level sciences and engineering. Includes atomic structure, chemical bonding, reaction stoichiometry, behavior of gases, and reactions in solutions. Also includes an introduction to thermochemistry.
Prerequisite(s): With a grade of C or better: MAT 122 and either CHM 080 or CHM 130/130LB or CHM 130IN or placement into CHM 151 on the Chemistry assessment test.
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Information: IN is the integrated version of the course with the lecture and lab taught simultaneously.
Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
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CHM151LB General Chemistry I Lab Credit Hours: 1.00
Introduction to the foundations of chemistry for upper- level sciences and engineering. Includes atomic structure, chemical bonding, reaction stoichiometry, behavior of gases, and reactions in solutions. Also includes an introduction to thermochemistry.
Prerequisite(s): With a grade of C or better: MAT 122 and either CHM 080 or CHM 130/130LB or CHM 130IN or placement into CHM 151 on the Chemistry assessment test.
Course Corequisites: CHM 151
Offered: May not be offered this year, check class schedule.
Course Outline This course is not offered in the current Schedule of Classes.
 
CHM151 General Chemistry I Credit Hours: 4.00
Introduction to the foundations of chemistry for upper- level sciences and engineering. Includes atomic structure, chemical bonding, reaction stoichiometry, behavior of gases, and reactions in solutions. Also includes an introduction to thermochemistry.
Prerequisite(s): With a grade of C or better: MAT 122 and either CHM 080 or CHM 130/130LB or CHM 130IN or placement into CHM 151 on the Chemistry assessment test.
Course Corequisites: CHM 151LB
Offered: May not be offered this year, check class schedule.
Course Outline This course is not offered in the current Schedule of Classes.
 
CHM152IN General Chemistry II SUN# CHM1152 Credit Hours: 5.00
Continuation of CHM 151. Includes emphasis on certain chemical concepts such as chemical kinetics, equilibrium, acids and bases, thermodynamics, and electrochemistry.
Prerequisite(s): With a grade of C or better: MAT 151 and either 151/151LB or CHM 151IN.
Course Corequisites:
Information: IN is the integrated version of the course with the lecture and lab taught simultaneously.
Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
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CHM152LB General Chemistry II Lab Credit Hours: 1.00
Continuation of CHM 151. Includes emphasis on certain chemical concepts such as chemical kinetics, equilibrium, acids and bases, thermodynamics, and electrochemistry.
Prerequisite(s): With a grade of C or better: MAT 151 and either CHM 151/151LB or CHM151IN.
Course Corequisites: CHM 152
Information: IN is the integrated version of the course with the lecture and lab taught simultaneously.
Offered: May not be offered this year, check class schedule.
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CHM152 General Chemistry II Credit Hours: 4.00
Continuation of CHM 151. Includes emphasis on certain chemical concepts such as chemical kinetics, equilibrium, acids and bases, thermodynamics, and electrochemistry.
Prerequisite(s): With a grade of C or better: MAT 151 and either CHM 151/151LB or CHM 151IN.
Course Corequisites: CHM 152LB
Information: IN is the integrated version of the course with the lecture and lab taught simultaneously.
Offered: May not be offered this year, check class schedule.
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CHM195 Introduction to Research in Chemistry Credit Hours: 4.00
Introduction to the methods of research in chemistry. Includes scientific laboratory procedures, experimental design, scientific writing, scientific ethics, and current research in working laboratories.
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Information: Consent of instructor is required before enrolling in this course.
Offered: May not be offered this year, check class schedule.
Course Outline This course is not offered in the current Schedule of Classes.
 
CHM196LB Independent Studies in Chemistry Credit Hours: 1-4.00
Laboratory projects varying with students' interests and reasons for enrolling.
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Offered: May not be offered this year, check class schedule.
Course Outline This course is not offered in the current Schedule of Classes.
 
CHM235IN General Organic Chemistry I SUN# CHM2235 Credit Hours: 5.00
Fundamentals of organic chemistry. Includes classification, occurrence, synthesis, analysis, Stereochemistry, and reaction mechanisms of important classes of organic compounds; namely alkanes, cycloalkanes, alkenes, alkynes, and alkyl halides. Also includes application of the organic chemistry concepts addressed, using a wide range of laboratory apparatus and procedures. Also focuses on laboratory safety skills and computer software applications related to chemistry.
Prerequisite(s): CHM 152/152LB or CHM 152IN with a grade of C or better.
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Information: IN class is an integrated presentation of CHM 235 and CHM 235LB.
Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
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CHM235LB General Organic Chemistry I Lab Credit Hours: 1.00
Application of the organic chemistry concepts addressed in CHM 235. Includes classification, occurrence, synthesis, analysis, stereochemistry and reaction mechanisms of organic compounds, using a wide range of laboratory apparatus and procedures. Also focuses on laboratory safety skills and computer software related to chemistry.
Prerequisite(s): CHM 152/152LB or CHM 152IN with a grade of C or better.
Course Corequisites: CHM 235
Offered: May not be offered this year, check class schedule.
Course Outline This course is not offered in the current Schedule of Classes.
 
CHM235 General Organic Chemistry I Credit Hours: 4.00
Fundamentals of organic chemistry. Includes classification, occurrence, synthesis, analysis, Stereochemistry, and reaction mechanisms of important classes of organic compounds; namely alkanes, cycloalkanes, alkenes, alkynes, and alkyl halides.
Prerequisite(s): CHM 152/152LB or CHM 152IN with a grade of C or better.
Course Corequisites: CHM 235LB
Offered: May not be offered this year, check class schedule.
Course Outline This course is not offered in the current Schedule of Classes.
 
CHM236IN General Organic Chemistry II SUN# CHM2236 Credit Hours: 5.00
Continuation of CHM 235. Includes remaining classes of organic compounds, specifically dienes, alcohols, ethers and epoxides, aldehydes, ketones, acids, acid derivatives, aromatics, and nitrogen containing compounds and an introduction to biomolecules and/or polymers. Also includes an emphasis on synthesis and use of chemical and instrumental methods as means of identification while using a wide range of laboratory apparatus and procedures. Also focuses on laboratory safety skills and computer software applications related to chemistry.
Prerequisite(s): CHM 235/235LB or CHM 235IN with a grade of C or better.
Course Corequisites:
Information: IN is the integrated version of the course with the lecture and lab taught simultaneously.
Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Course Outline Schedule of Classes
 
CHM236LB General Organic Chemistry II Lab Credit Hours: 1.00
Continuation of CHM 235 LB. Includes remaining classes of organic compounds as addressed in CHM 236, specifically dienes, alcohols, ethers and epoxides, aldehydes, ketones, acids and acid derivatives, aromatics and nitrogen containing compounds, in a laboratory setting using a wide range of laboratory apparatus and procedures. Also includes laboratory safety skills and computer software applications as related to chemistry.
Prerequisite(s): CHM 235/235LB or CHM 235IN with a grade of C or better.
Course Corequisites: CHM 236
Offered: May not be offered this year, check class schedule.
Course Outline This course is not offered in the current Schedule of Classes.
 
CHM236 General Organic Chemistry II Credit Hours: 4.00
Continuation of CHM 235. Includes remaining classes of organic compounds, including dienes, alcohols, ethers, epoxides, aldehydes, ketones, acids, acid derivatives, aromatics, and nitrogen containing compounds. Also includes an emphasis on synthesis and use of chemical and instrumental methods as means of identification and an introduction to biomolecules and/or polymers.
Prerequisite(s): CHM 235/235LB or CHM 235IN with a grade of C or better.
Course Corequisites: CHM 236LB
Offered: May not be offered this year, check class schedule.
Course Outline This course is not offered in the current Schedule of Classes.
 
CHM290 Chemistry Internship Credit Hours: 1-4.00
Internship and work experience in a science field or laboratory. Setting, achieving, and evaluating goals for hands-on learning experiences in sciences. Development of skills and knowledge needed to work in a science field or laboratory.
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Information: Consent of Internship instructor is required before enrolling in this course.
Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
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CHM295LB Independent Research in Chemistry Credit Hours: 1-4.00
Experience in scientific laboratory research. Specific content to be determined by student and instructor.
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Information: One semester of chemistry and consent of instructor is required before enrolling in this course.
Information: May be taken three times for a maximum of twelve credit hours.
Offered: May not be offered this year, check class schedule.
Course Outline This course is not offered in the current Schedule of Classes.