Study of fundamental laws of chemistry and atomic structure emphasizing quantitative relationships. Prerequisite: Two years high school algebra and chemistry, or CHEM 100. Three hours lecture, one three-hour laboratory per week. Meets General Education IVA or IVB.
CHEM 221 ORGANIC CHEMISTRY I (Spring 2020)
An introduction to the structure, properties and reactivity of carbon compounds. Analysis of molecular structure, including bonding, conformation and isomerism, is applied to the mechanisms of organic chemical reactions. Emphasis is placed on problem solving and effective communication of chemical ideas. Prerequisite: C or better in CHEM 122. Three hours lecture, three hours laboratory per week. Meets General Education IVB (Prior to Fall 2008: IIIB).