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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 089A or 089B, or required score on the mathematics assessment test.
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Information: Designed to prepare students for 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.
 
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: Fall, Spring, Summer.
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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 089A or 089B, 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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CHM140IN Fundamental Organic and Biochemistry SUN# CHM2230 Credit Hours: 5.00
Continuation of CHM 130IN. 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): A grade of C or better in CHM 130IN.
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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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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 151 and either CHM 130IN or placement into CHM 151IN on the Chemistry assessment test.
Course Corequisites:
Information: IN is the integrated version of the course with the lecture and lab taught simultaneously.
Information: High school chemistry with a grade of C or better will also meet chemistry prerequisite.
Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
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CHM152IN General Chemistry II SUN# CHM1152 Credit Hours: 5.00
Continuation of CHM 151IN. 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 CHM 151IN.
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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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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 152IN with a grade of C or better.
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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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CHM236IN General Organic Chemistry II SUN# CHM2236 Credit Hours: 5.00
Continuation of CHM 235IN. 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 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.
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CHM290 Chemistry Internship Credit Hours: 1-4.00
Internship and work experience in a science field or laboratory. Includes setting, achieving, and evaluating goals for hands-on learning experiences in sciences. Also includes 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: May not be offered this year, check class schedule.
Course Outline This course is not offered in the current Schedule of Classes.
 
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: Fall, Spring, Summer.
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