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Syllabus Overview for HCHEM-454-DL General Chemistry 2
Combined Lecture/Lab, 4 credits
Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer
Note: The lab for this course is included; no additional registration is required.
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LAB KIT: Your kit is delivered to your house. Many materials are the same as those used in onsite labs. You have 3-4 weeks to complete the labs. You have support from your instructor, lab TA and kit manufacturer. You write a report describing your findings and conclusions. You discuss your findings with peers and instructors.
Topics You Will Study
- Liquids and Intermolecular Forces
- Properties of Solutions
- Chemical Kinetics
- Chemical Equilibrium
- Acid–Base Equilibria
- Additional Aspects of Aqueous Equilibria
- Chemistry of the Environment
- Nuclear Chemistry
- Chemistry of the Nonmetals
- Transition Metals and Coordination Chemistry
- The Chemistry of Life
Labs You Will Complete
- Exploring solubility
- Chemistry of enzymes
- Stoichiometry of an acid-base reaction
- Acids, bases and buffers
- Conservation of energy
- Chemistry of ice cream
- Nuclear chemistry
- Biological molecules
General Course Activities/How to Plan Your Time
- Weekly discussions
- Lab experiments and reports
This course uses the learning platform software called Desire2Learn (D2L.) D2L integrates text, video, and audio. Before enrolling in the course, please review the D2L system recommendations.