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Syllabus Overview for HCHEM-452-DL Introduction to Chemistry for Health Professionals
Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer
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Topics You Will Study
- Measurements, Matter and Energy
- Atoms, Elements, and Compounds
- Molarity and Chemical Reactions
- Gases and Solutions
- Acids and Bases
- Nuclear Chemistry
- Organic Chemistry Basics
- Amino Acids, Proteins, and Enzymes
General Course Activities/How to Plan Your Time
- Weekly homework
- Weekly discussions
We recommend planning several 1-2 hour study blocks throughout the week and checking into the course daily once the discussions begin.
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