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CHEM 305 Introduction to Chemistry

Units: 5

Hours: 72 hours LEC; 54 hours LAB

Prerequisite: MATH 100 or 102 with a grade of "C" or better

Transferable: CSU; UC (1) CHEM 305, 306, 307, 308, 400, and 401 combined: maximum transfer credit is one series*; 2) No transfer credit for CHEM 305 or 307 if taken after CHEM 400)

CID: C-ID CHEM 101

This is a general chemistry course intended for students majoring in the allied health fields, such as nursing, physical therapy, dental hygiene, veterinary technology, and environmental technology. This course emphasizes the fundamental principles of chemistry: types of matter, physical and chemical processes, atomic and molecular structure, stoichiometry, properties and theories of gases, properties of solutions, acids and bases, equilibria, oxidation-reduction and an introduction to organic functional groups as they pertain to medicine or biological systems.

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to:

SLO #1: CONCEPTUALIZE, MODEL, AND EXPLAIN FUNDAMENTAL CHEMICAL PRINCIPLES AND PROCESSES