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Introduction to Chemistry

Course Course Title Class Lab/ Shop Clinical/ Co-op Credit
CHM 131 Introduction to Chemistry 3 0 0 3
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: CHM 131A
Effective Term: Summer 1997

This course introduces the fundamental concepts of inorganic chemistry. Topics include measurement, matter and energy, atomic and molecular structure, nuclear chemistry, stoichiometry, chemical formulas and reactions, chemical bonding, gas laws, solutions, and acids and bases. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate a basic understanding of chemistry as it applies to other fields. This course has been approved to satisfy the Comprehensive Articulation Agreement general education core requirement in natural sciences/mathematics. Students must obtain a minimum grade of C before progressing to CHM 132.

2014FA - Revised Local Prereq from RED 090 to DRE 098

2019SP - Revised Local Prereq: Add ENG 002

2020FA - Revised Local Prereq: Delete DRE 098

2021FA - Added Minimum Grade C

2022FA - Removed Local Prereq ENG 002


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