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CHM080 Preparation for General Chemistry Credit Hours: 1.00
Fundamentals of chemistry. Includes nomenclature, atomic structure, bonding, chemical equations, moles, stoichiometry, the periodic table, conversions, problem solving techniques and study skills.
Prerequisite(s): Within the last three years: MAT 095 or 097 with a grade of C or better, or required score on the mathematics placement test.
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Information: Designed to prepare students for CHM 151IN. NOTE: Please be aware that this course is not eligible for the calculation of Federal Student Aid.
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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.
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CHM130IN Fundamental Chemistry SUN# CHM1130 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): With a grade of B or better: MAT 092, or required score on mathematics placement test. Students receiving a grade of C in MAT 092 will be required to register for the CHM 130RC course concurrently. For students receiving a grade of B or higher in MAT 092 or placing into MAT 097 or higher in the Math placement, the CHM 130RC course is optional.
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Information: Adapted to the needs of students in allied health programs.
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CHM130RC Fundamental Chemistry Recitation Credit Hours: 1.00
Taken concurrently with CHM 130IN. Facilitated discussions, discrete study groups, and collaborative problem solving provide more thorough discourse on classroom concepts and theory. Inorganic Chemistry as a basis for the study of some life processes. Includes the classification, structure and general chemical behavior of inorganic matter.
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Course Corequisites: CHM 130IN
Information: Pass-fail only. Students receiving a grade of C in MAT 092 will be required to register for CHM 130RC concurrently. For students receiving a grade of B or higher in MAT 092 or placing into MAT 097 or higher on the MAT placement, the CHM 130RC course is optional. Please be aware that if this course is not applicable toward your program of study, it is not eligible for the calculation of Federal Student Aid.
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CHM140IN Fundamental Organic and Biochemistry SUN# CHM2230 Credit Hours: 4.00
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 B or better in CHM 130IN. Students receiving a grade of C in CHM 130IN will be required to required to register for the CHM 140RC course concurrently; for students receiving a grade of B or higher in CHM 130IN, the CHM 140RC course is optional.
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CHM140RC Fundamental Organic and Biochemistry Recitation Credit Hours: 1.00
Taken concurrently with CHM 140IN. Facilitated discussions, discrete study groups, and collaborative problem solving provide more thorough discourse on classroom concepts and theory. 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.
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Course Corequisites: CHM 140IN
Information: Pass-Fail only. Students receiving a grade of C in CHM 130IN will be required to enroll in CHM 140RC. Students with a grade of B or higher in CHM 130IN, the CHM 140RC course is optional. Please be aware that if this course is not applicable toward your program of study, it is not eligible for the calculation of Federal Student Aid.
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CHM151IN General Chemistry I SUN# CHM1151 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): CHM 080 with a grade of B or better or minimum score on CHM Assessment Test; and MAT 151 or 188 or higher with a grade of C or better, or required score on the mathematics placement test. Students receiving a grade of C in CHM 080 or the CHM placement test will be required to register for the CHM 151RC course concurrently.
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Information: The Chemistry Assessment Test can be repeated once. Students must wait one week before being permitted to retest. Students not passing the assessment after the second attempt must pass CHM 080 with a grade of C or better to enroll in CHM 151IN. MAT 220 is required for most Science Pathways.
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CHM151RC General Chemistry I Recitation Credit Hours: 1.00
Taken concurrently with CHM 151IN. Facilitated discussions, discrete study groups, and collaborative problem solving provide more discourse on classroom concepts and theory. 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: Chemistry Assessment Test or CHM 080; and MAT 151 or 188 or higher, or required score on the mathematics placement test.
Course Corequisites: CHM 151IN
Information: Pass-fail only. Students receiving a grade of C on the Chemistry Assessment Test or in CHM 080 will be required to enroll in CHM 151RC. The assessment may be repeated once. Students must wait one week before being permitted to retest. Students not passing the assessment after the second attempt must pass CHM 080 with a C or better. Students with a grade of B or higher on the Chemistry Assessment Test or in CHM 080, the CHM 151RC course is optional. Please be aware that if this course is not applicable toward your program of study, it is not eligible for the calculation of Federal Student Aid.
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CHM152IN General Chemistry II SUN# CHM1152 Credit Hours: 4.00
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 B or better: CHM 151IN, and either MAT 151 or 188 or higher, or required score on the mathematics placement test. Students receiving a grade of C in CHM 151IN will be required to register for the CHM 152RC course concurrently. For students receiving a grade of B or higher in CHM 151IN, the CHM 152RC course is optional.
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CHM152RC General Chemistry II Recitation Credit Hours: 1.00
Taken concurrently with CHM 152IN. Facilitated discussions, discrete study groups, and collaborative problem solving provide more thorough discourse on classroom concepts and theory. Includes emphasis on certain chemical concepts such as chemical kinetics, equilibrium, acids and bases, thermodynamics, and electrochemistry.
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Course Corequisites: CHM 152IN
Information: Pass-fail only. Students receiving a grade of C in CHM 151IN will be required to enroll in CHM 152RC. Students with a grade of B or higher in CHM 151IN, the CHM 152RC course is optional. Please be aware that if this course is not applicable toward your program of study, it is not eligible for the calculation of Federal Student Aid.
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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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CHM196LB Independent Studies in Chemistry Credit Hours: 1-4.00
Laboratory projects varying with students' interests and reasons for enrolling.
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CHM235IN General Organic Chemistry I SUN# CHM2235 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. 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 B or better. Students receiving a grade of C in CHM 152IN will be required to register for the CHM 235RC course concurrently; for students receiving a grade of B or higher in CHM 152IN, the CHM 235RC course is optional.
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CHM235RC General Organic Chemistry I Recitation Credit Hours: 1.00
Taken concurrently with CHM 235IN. Facilitated discussions, discrete study groups, and collaborative problem solving provide more thorough discourse on classroom concepts and theory. 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.
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Course Corequisites: CHM 235IN
Information: Pass-fail only. Students receiving a grade of C in CHM 152IN will be required to enroll in CHM 235RC. Students with a grade of B or higher in CHM 152IN, the CHM 235RC course is optional. Please be aware that if this course is not applicable toward your program of study, it is not eligible for the calculation of Federal Student Aid.
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CHM236IN General Organic Chemistry II SUN# CHM2236 Credit Hours: 4.00
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 B or better. Students receiving a grade of C in CHM 235IN will be required to register for the CHM 130RC course concurrently; for students receiving a grade of B or higher in CHM 235IN the CHM 236RC course is optional.
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CHM236RC General Organic Chemistry II Recitation Credit Hours: 1.00
Taken concurrently with CHM 236IN. Facilitated discussions, discrete study groups, and collaborative problem solving provide more thorough discourse on classroom concepts and theory. 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.
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Course Corequisites: CHM 236IN
Information: Pass-fail only. Students receiving a grade of C in CHM 235IN will be required to enroll in CHM 236RC. Students with a grade of B or higher in CHM 235IN, the CHM 236RC course is optional. Please be aware that if this course is not applicable toward your program of study, it is not eligible for the calculation of Federal Student Aid.
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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.
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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. May be taken three times for a maximum of twelve credit hours. If this course is repeated, see a financial aid or Veteran's Affairs advisor to determine funding eligibility as appropriate.
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