CHM-113 : General Chemistry I Lab

Academic Level:
Undergraduate
Department:
Chemistry
Subject:
Chemistry
Prerequisites:
None
Corequisites:
None
Credits:
1
An introduction to the hands-on application of chemical principles and concepts as well as an introduction to basic laboratory instrumentation and equipment. First semester topics include practice in making good scientific measurements, density measurement, and several gravimetric and volumetric analyses of known chemical systems. Second semester topics include the study of chemical equilibrium, acid-base chemistry, redox chemistry, inorganic salt synthesis and characterization, and a basic organic synthesis and characterization. Three hours of laboratory weekly. 1 credit each FULFILLS NATURAL SCIENCES LAI REQUIREMENT ONLY WHEN TAKEN JOINTLY WITH CORRESPONDING LECTURE COURSE (SEE ABOVE). CHM 111 IS A COREQUISITE FOR CHM 113 AND CHM 112 IS A COREQUISITE FOR CHM 114. CHM 113 IS A PREREQUISITE FOR CHM 114. THIS COURSE SEQUENCE IS OFFERED EACH ACADEMIC YEAR.