CHEM - Chemistry

CHEM110 Foundations of General, Organic & Biochemistry

4 credits (4 lec hrs/wk)  CHEM 110 is a survey of chemistry from atomic structure through biochemistry. CHEM 110 is primarily for students in pre-nursing, some allied health fields, or for students who need a brief introduction to chemistry. The course does not have an associated lab.  Prerequisite: MTH60 with a 'C' or better.

CHEM 198/298 Independent Study in Chemistry

1-3 credits (hrs to be arranged) Prerequisite: Instructor consent.

CHEM221/222/223 General Chemistry

5 credits (4 lec, 3 lab hrs/wk)  First-year chemistry for science, engineering, and health pre-professional students. Classroom and laboratory work are quantitative and require good math skills. Must be taken in sequence.

CHEM221 - Covers atomic structure, chemical bonding, molecular geometry, reactions, and stoichiometry.  Prerequisite: MTH95 with a 'C' or better.
CHEM222 - Covers gases, liquids, solutions, equilibrium theory, kinetics, and redox.  Prerequisite: MTH111 and CHEM221 with a 'C' or better.
CHEM223 - Covers thermodynamics, acid-base chemistry, eletrochemistry, nuclear reactions, and transition metal chemistry.  Prerequisite: CHEM222 with a 'C' or better.

*Identifies professional-technical alpha prefixes currently used at Southwestern.

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