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CH 115 - Chemistry in Society


Lecture Hours: 3
Lab Hours: 3
Credit Hours: 4

Introduces a chemistry survey designed specifically for the non-science student. Emphasizes the history of chemistry, its impact on society, and its connection to other disciplines. Covers topics such as the periodic table of the elements, scientific method, atomic structure and theory, acids and bases, chemical bonding, gases, nomenclature, and chemical reactions. Relates these concepts to history as well as current events.

Prerequisite: Placement into WR 115  (or higher), or completion of WR 090  (or higher) with a grade of C or better; or consent of instructor.