2020-2021 Academic Catalog 
    Jun 19, 2024  
2020-2021 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

CHEM 110 - General Chemistry 1

4 CR
This course includes the following topics: atomic and molecular structure, chemical bonding concepts, stoichiometric relationships, gas laws, periodic properties, acid-base relationships, some descriptive chemistry, oxidation-reduction, and an introduction to chemical equilibrium. This course includes lecture and laboratory experiences. [48-48-96] Lab fee

Requisites: (1) At least a grade of C in one year of high school chemistry, or CHEM 100  (AND) (2) Next Gen ACCUPLACER® adv alg & functions score of at least 250, or 1 course from MATH 125 , MATH 130 , MATH 132 , MATH 140 , MATH 141 , MATH 142 , MATH 241 , or MATH 242  with at least a grade of C.
General Education Requirement: Critical Thinking - General Education Core
Michigan Transfer Agreement Requirement: Natural Sciences
Course Learning Outcomes:
  1. Interpret and apply formulas to solve problems.
  2. Perform stoichiometry to solve chemical problems.
  3. Write and balance chemical equations.
  4. Compute energy changes.
  5. Predict the shape and polarity of a covalently bonded molecule using VSEPR.
  6. Conduct standard laboratory procedures.