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Active as of Spring Semester 2013

I. General Information

1. Course Title:
Life Science Chemistry

2. Course Prefix & Number:
CHEM 1407

3. Course Credits and Contact Hours:

Credits: 4

Lecture Hours: 3

Lab Hours: 2

4. Course Description:

This course will provide the student with an introduction to general, organic and biological chemistry.  Topics include: scientific measurement, atomic and molecular structure, periodicity, chemical bonding, nomenclature, chemical reactions, nuclear chemistry, solutions, acids, bases, organic functional groups, carbohydrates, lipids, amino acids, proteins and enzymes. The laboratory will reinforce lecture concepts.

5. Placement Tests Required:

Accuplacer (specify test): Arithmetic Score: 65
Other (specify test): Elementary Algebra Score: 52

6. Prerequisite Courses:

CHEM 1407 - Life Science Chemistry

A total of 1 Course(s) from...
Course CodeCourse TitleCredits
MATH 0581Pre-College Mathcr.
MATH 0582Pre-College Mathcr.
MATH 0583Pre-College Mathcr.
MATH 0584Pre-College Mathcr.
MATH 0585Pre-College Mathcr.
MATH 0586Pre-College Mathcr.
MATH 0587Pre-College Mathcr.
MATH 0588Pre-College Mathcr.
MATH 0589Pre-College Mathcr.

7. Other Prerequisites


9. Co-requisite Courses:

CHEM 1407 - Life Science Chemistry

There are no corequisites for this course.