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Active as of Summer Session 2020

I. General Information

1. Course Title:
Fundamentals of Chemistry

2. Course Prefix & Number:
CHEM 1414

3. Course Credits and Contact Hours:

Credits: 4

Lecture Hours: 3

Lab Hours: 3

Internship Hours: 0

4. Course Description:

The course involves the study of general laws of chemistry, periodicity, atomic and molecular structure and physical and chemical changes. Students will learn how to read the periodic table of elements, balance chemical equations, differentiate between various types of chemical bonding, perform calculations related to moles and molarity, gas laws, thermochemistry, and pH, draw and explain Lewis structures and molecular geometry, and complete experiments demonstrating chemical laws and theories. MnTC Goal 3

5. Placement Tests Required:

Accuplacer (specify test): Reading College Level CLC or Reading College Level, and 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 Reading Score: 236

6. Prerequisite Courses:

CHEM 1414 - Fundamentals of Chemistry

Applies to all requirements
Appropriate Accuplacer score or MATH 0790 (minimum grade: 2.0 GPA or equivalent) or MATH 0800 (minimum grade: 2.0 GPA or equivalent)

7. Other Prerequisites

9. Co-requisite Courses:

CHEM 1414 - Fundamentals of Chemistry

There are no corequisites for this course.