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Active as of Summer Session 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): Reading College Level CLC or Reading College Level, and Fundamentals of Math Pre-College Level or Math Pre-College Level or Math Introductory College Level or Algebra College Level or Pre-Calculus College Level or Calculus College Level Score:
Other (specify test): Next Gen Quant Score: 265

6. Prerequisite Courses:

CHEM 1407 - Life Science Chemistry

There are no prerequisites for this course.

9. Co-requisite Courses:

CHEM 1407 - Life Science Chemistry

There are no corequisites for this course.