Chemistry

CHM 101-102 (4 CR) (4 CR)
General Chemistry I-II

Prerequisite: Demonstrated proficiency in MTE 1-4 through placement testing or completion on modules.

Must be taken in sequence

Emphasizes experimental and theoretical aspects of inorganic, organic, and biological chemistry. Discusses general chemistry concepts as they apply to issues within our society and environment. Designed for the non-science major. Lecture 3 hours. Laboratory 3 hours. Total 6 hours per week.

CHM 110 (3 CR)
Survey of Chemistry

Introduces the basic concepts of general, organic, and biochemistry with emphasis on their applications to other disciplines. No previous chemistry background required. Lecture 3 hours per week.

CHM 111 (4 CR)
College Chemistry I

Prerequisite: MTE 1-9

Explores the fundamental laws, theories, and mathematical concepts of chemistry. Designed primarily for science and engineering majors. Requires a strong background in mathematics. Lecture 3 hours. Laboratory 3 hours. Total 6 hours per week.

CHM 112 (4 CR)
College Chemistry II

Prerequisite: CHM 111 or instructor permission

Explores the fundamental laws, theories, and mathematical concepts of chemistry. Designed primarily for science and engineering majors. Requires a strong background in mathematics. Lecture 3 hours. Laboratory 3 hours. Total 6 hours per week.

CHM 241-242 (3 CR) (3 CR)
Organic Chemistry I-II

Prerequisite: CHM 112. Co-requisite: CHM 243-244 or permission of instructor.
Must be taken in sequence 

Introduces fundamental chemistry of carbon compounds, including structures, physical properties, syntheses, and typical reactions. Emphasizes reaction mechanisms. Corequisite CHM 243-244. Lecture 3 hours per week.

CHM 243-244 (1 CR) (1 CR)
Organic Chemistry Laboratory I-II

Prerequisites:  CHM 111-112 Co-requisite:  CHM 241-242 or permission of instructor

Is taken concurrently with CHM 241 and CHM 242.  Laboratory 3 hours per week.

CHM 260 (3 CR)
Introductory Biochemistry

Prerequisite CHM 112 or divisional approval

Explores fundamentals of biological chemistry. Includes study of macromolecules, metabolic pathways, and biochemical genetics. Lecture 3 hours per week.