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Chm 103: General Chemistry I

4 cr.

An introduction to stoichiometry, types of chemical reactions, gases, thermochemistry, atomic structure, periodic properties of elements and bonding. Lecture and lab.

Sec Days Time Room
1MWF10:00–10:50SC137
1M5:00–5:50SC137

Chm 104: General Chemistry II

4 cr.

Intermolecular forces, colligative properties, chemical kinetics, equilibrium, acids and bases, solubility equilibria, thermodynamics and electrochemistry. Lecture and lab.

Prerequisite: Chm 103.

No sections offered in the fall semester…

Chm 105: Foundations of Chemistry

4 cr.

An introduction to the traditional topics of general chemistry with particular emphasis on their application to the health sciences. A study of measurement, heat, chemical reactions, gases, solutions, acid-base equilibria and radioactivity. Lecture and lab.

Sec Days Time Room
1MWF9:00–9:50SC137
1TH1:00–2:50SC137

Chm 106: Bio-Organic Chemistry I

4 cr.

Introduction to organic chemistry and biochemistry. Introduction to nomenclature, reactions, and properties of organic and biochemical molecules. Lecture and lab.

Prerequisites: Chm 103 or 105 Prerequisite.

No sections offered in the fall semester…

Chm 107: Chemistry for Engineers

3 cr.

Introduction to chemical reactions, gases, atomic structure, bonding, thermodynamics, kinetics, equilibrium and electrochemistry.

Prerequisites: Placement into Ma 105 or Ma 103.

No sections offered in the fall semester…

Chm 116: Bio-Organic Chemistry II

4 cr.

A study of molecular structures of the cell, selected biochemical pathways and transfer of genetic information. Lecture and lab.

Prerequisite: Chm 106.

This course is not offered this academic year.

Chm 193: General Chemistry I Lab

0 cr.

Corequisite: Chm 103.

Sec Days Time Room
11T8:00–10:50SC139
13W3:00–5:50SC139
14TH8:00–10:50SC139

Chm 194: General Chemistry II Lab

0 cr.

Corequisite: Chm 104.

No sections offered in the fall semester…

Chm 195: Foundations of Chemistry Lab

0 cr.

Corequisite: Chm 105.

Sec Days Time Room
11M1:00–3:50SC139
12T1:00–3:50SC139
13TH3:00–5:50SC139
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Chm 196: Bio-organic Chemistry I Lab

0 cr.

Corequisite: Chm 106.

No sections offered in the fall semester…

Chm 197: Bio-organic Chemistry II Lab

0 cr.

Corequisite: Chm 116.

This course is not offered this academic year.

Chm 203: Organic Chemistry I

4 cr.

Covalent bonding theory, acid-base concepts, Lewis structures, alkanes, alkenes, alkynes, alcohols, ethers, epoxides, alkyl halides, stereochemistry and reaction mechanisms. Lecture and lab.

Prerequisites: Chm 104 or 106 Prerequisite.

Sec Days Time Room
1MWF10:00–10:50SC 22

Chm 204: Organic Chemistry II

4 cr.

Aromatic compounds, aldehydes, ketones, carboxylic acids and their derivatives, amines, carbohydrates, nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy and infrared spectroscopy. Lecture and lab.

Prerequisites: Chm 104 or 106 Prerequisite, Chm 203 or 206.

No sections offered in the fall semester…

Chm 206: Essential Organic Chemistry

4 cr.

A one-semester logical bridge from general chemistry to biochemistry with specific focus on biologically pertinent organic reaction mechanisms built on the fundamentals of functional group structures, bonding theories, and their physical and chemical characteristics. Lecture and lab. Not applicable to Chemistry or Biochemistry & Molecular Biology.

Prerequisite: Chm 104.

Sec Days Time Room
1MWF10:00–10:50SC132

Chm 207: Analytical Chemistry

4 cr.

The separation and analysis of chemical substances. Spectroscopy, electrochemistry, chromatography, gravimetric and volumetric analysis. Lecture and lab.

Prerequisite: Chm 104.

No sections offered in the fall semester…

Chm 293: Organic Chemistry Lab

0 cr.

Sec Days Time Room
12T8:00–10:50SC138
13T2:00–4:50SC138

Chm 294: Organic Chemistry II Lab

0 cr.

Corequisite: Chm 204.

No sections offered in the fall semester…

Chm 297: Analytical Chemistry Lab

0 cr.

Corequisite: Chm 207.

No sections offered in the fall semester…

Chm 301: Introduction to Molecular Modeling

2 cr.

Relationship between potential energy surfaces and molecular structure, energy minimization, conformation searching and other key molecular modeling concepts. Emphasis is on gaining a deeper understanding of chemistry by using modern computer software to perform computations based on molecular mechanics, semi-empirical MO and ab initio MO computational methods.

Prerequisite: Chm 204.

No sections offered in the fall semester…

Chm 303: Physical Chemistry I

4 cr.

Phenomenological thermodynamics, gas laws, statistical mechanics, phase changes in pure substances and simple mixtures. Lecture and lab.

Prerequisites: Phy 202, Chm 204, Ma 201.

Sec Days Time Room
1MWF8:00–8:50SC136

Chm 304: Physical Chemistry II

4 cr.

Phase diagrams, equilibrium, electrochemistry, rotational and vibrational spectroscopy, phenomenological chemical kinetics, reaction mechanisms and photochemistry. Lecture and lab.

Prerequisite: Chm 303.

No sections offered in the fall semester…

Chm 312: Pharmacology

2 cr.

An introduction to the basic principles of pharmacology and their application to key body systems.

No sections offered in the fall semester…

Chm 315: Advanced Pharmacology

2 cr.

Advanced principles of pharmacology that build on the introductory pharmacology course with application to additional body systems.

Prerequisite: Chm 312.

Sec Days Time Room
1TTH10:00–10:50SC137

Chm 393: Physical Chemistry I Lab

0 cr.

Corequisite: Chm 303.

Sec Days Time Room
1TH8:00–10:50SC131

Chm 394: Physical Chemistry II Lab

0 cr.

Corequisite: Chm 304.

No sections offered in the fall semester…

Chm 403: Research in Chemistry I

2 cr.

Team-based literature work requiring the writing of a proposal to do original laboratory research.

Prerequisites: Chm 207 or 304 Prerequisite.

Sec Days Time Room
1F1:00–1:50SC132
1M1:00–1:50SC132

Chm 404: Research in Chemistry II

1 cr.

Laboratory implementation of the original research project proposed in Chm 403. Team-based. Requires final written and oral reports.

Prerequisite: Chm 403.

No sections offered in the fall semester…

Chm 405: Biochemistry I

4 cr.

Molecular structure and function of biomolecules focused on nucleic acids, enzymes and other proteins, and membrane components. Lecture and lab.

Prerequisites: Chm 204 or 206.

Sec Days Time Room
1MWF3:00–3:50SC142

Chm 406: Biochemistry II

4 cr.

Biosignaling, carbohydrates, metabolism and energetics of glucose, lipids and amino acids; the citric acid cycle; oxidative phosphorylation; photosynthesis; and regulation of metabolism. Lecture and lab.

Prerequisite: Chm 405.

No sections offered in the fall semester…

Chm 408: Advanced Organic Chemistry

3 cr.

Further study in the structure and reaction mechanisms of organic compounds, including their relationships to bonding theory, stereochemical principles and thermodynamics.

Prerequisite: Chm 204.

This course is not offered this academic year.

Chm 409: Inorganic Chemistry

3 cr.

Atomic and molecular structure, bonding, chemical forces, acid-base chemistry and coordination chemistry.

Prerequisites: Chm 204, Ma 201.

This course is not offered this academic year.

Chm 418: Instrumental Analysis

4 cr.

Fundamentals of chemical instrumentation and its application to atomic and molecular spectroscopy, electrochemical analysis,and separation methods. Lecture and lab.

Prerequisite: Chm 204.

This course is not offered this academic year.

Chm 495: Biochemistry I Lab

0 cr.

Corequisite: Chm 405.

Sec Days Time Room
12TH2:00–4:50SC138

Chm 496: Biochemistry II Lab

0 cr.

Corequisite: Chm 406.

No sections offered in the fall semester…

Chm 498: Instrumental Analysis Lab

0 cr.

Corequisite: Chm 418.

This course is not offered this academic year.