Course Detail
Units:
4.0
Course Components:
Discussion
Lecture
Enrollment Information
Requirement Designation:
Physical/Life Science Exploration
Course Attribute:
University Connected Learning
Physical/Life Science Exploration
Description
Three lectures and two discussions weekly. The fundamentals of chemistry are covered, emphasizing descriptive, modern and applied chemistry for science and engineering majors. Problem-solving strategies within an applications-oriented framework employ mathematics and conceptual reasoning. Topics include atomic theory, bonding, nomenclature, periodicity, stoichiometry, gas laws, thermochemistry, intermolecular forces (esp. liquids and solids), as well as an introduction to the chemistry of aqueous solutions.