This is the first semester of a two semester university level general chemistry
course. Elements, compounds, atomic structure, chemical bonding, gas laws and
thermochemistry are key topics. Emphasis is placed on chemical calculations
and problem solving. Three hours of lecture and three hours of laboratory per
week. Prerequisite: Grade of C- or better in MAT* G137, grade of C- or better in
MAT*G139, grade of C- or better in MAT*G184, or eligibility for MAT* G172 via
qualifying score on mathematics placement test.