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CHEM 151: Elementary Survey of Chemistry (3 credits)

Course Description

Provides the student with an adequate background in the fundamentals of chemistry. Covers the basic language and quantitative relationships of chemistry, including atomic structure, chemical bonding, structure-property relationships, chemical reactions. Prerequisite to CHEM 152 for majors in medical technology and nursing and other allied health and science-related fields, or can be taken as a preparatory course for CHEM 161. (3 hours lecture)

Pre-Requisite(s): Credit for MATH 24 or higher and grade of “C” or better in ENG 21 or placement in ENG 22 or higher.


Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of the course, the student will be able to:

  • Predict properties of chemical elements based on their atomic structure and their location in the Periodic Table.
  • Name chemical compounds, balance chemical and nuclear reactions.
  • Predict properties of chemical compounds based on chemical bonding, molecular shapes, and polarity.
  • Calculate mass relationships in chemical reactions and the quantity of matter in gaseous chemicals and chemical solutions.
  • Predict the products of common chemical reactions.
  • Apply knowledge of chemical concepts to a current environmental, health, industrial, or technological issue or condition by writing a short research paper.

Degrees and Certificates

For transfer information within the UH system, visit the System Transfer page


Resources


Classes Offered

  • Spring 2015 - MW, 8:30am to 9:45am, Hale ‘Imiloa 111, Bernie Reeves - CRN: 63068
  • Spring 2014 - MW, 8:30am to 9:45am, Hale ‘Imiloa 111, Bernie Reeves - CRN: 60102 - view syllabus
  • Fall 2014 - MW, 8:30am to 9:45am, Hale ‘Imiloa 111, Bernie Reeves - CRN: 62033 - view syllabus
  • Spring 2013 - MW, 8:30am to 9:45am, Hale ‘Imiloa 111, Bernie Reeves - CRN: 62113
  • Fall 2013 - MW, 8:30am to 9:45am, Hale ‘Imiloa 111, Bernie Reeves - CRN: 64053
  • Fall 2012 - MW, 8:30am to 9:45am, Hale ‘Imiloa 111, Bernie Reeves - CRN: 61062 - view syllabus
  • Fall 2012 - TR, 8:30am to 9:45am, Hale ‘Imiloa 111, Bernie Reeves - CRN: 61063 - view syllabus
  • Spring 2012 - MW, 8:30am to 9:45am, Hale ‘Imiloa 111, Bernie Reeves - CRN: 64134
  • Spring 2011 - MWF, 10:30am to 11:20am, Hale ‘Imiloa 111, Bernie Reeves - CRN: 61150 - view syllabus
  • Fall 2011 - MW, 8:00am to 9:15am, Hale ‘Imiloa 111, Bernie Reeves - CRN: 63070 - view syllabus
  • Fall 2011 - TR, 12:30pm to 1:45pm, Hale ‘Imiloa 111, Bernie Reeves - CRN: 63071 - view syllabus
  • Fall 2010 - MWF, 10:30am to 11:20am, Hale ‘Imiloa 111, Bernie Reeves - CRN: 60073 - view syllabus
  • Fall 2010 - TR, 9:45am to 11:00am, Hale ‘Imiloa 111, Bernie Reeves - CRN: 60074 - view syllabus
  • Spring 2010 - MWF, 10:30am to 11:20am, Hale ‘Imiloa 111, Bernie Reeves - CRN: 63206 - view syllabus
  • Spring 2009 - MWF, 10:30am to 11:20am, Hale ‘Imiloa 111, N Rebert - CRN: 60305
  • Fall 2009 - MWF, 9:30am to 10:20am, Hale ‘Imiloa 111, Bernie Reeves - CRN: 62085 - view syllabus
  • Fall 2009 - TR, 9:45am to 11:00am, Hale ‘Imiloa 111, Bernie Reeves - CRN: 62086 - view syllabus
  • Spring 2008 - TR, 5:30pm to 6:55pm, Hale ‘Imiloa 111, Vilma Fermin - CRN: 62058
  • Spring 2008 - MWF, 10:30am to 11:20am, Hale ‘Imiloa 111, Leticia Colmenares - CRN: 62059
  • Spring 2008 - MWF, 11:30am to 12:20pm, Hale ‘Imiloa 111, C Rajani - CRN: 62060
  • Fall 2008 - MWF, 9:30am to 10:20am, Hale ‘Imiloa 111, Leticia Colmenares - CRN: 64091
  • Fall 2008 - MWF, 11:30am to 12:20pm, Hale ‘Imiloa 111, Leticia Colmenares - CRN: 64092
  • Summer 2007 - MTWR, 10:30am to 12:05pm, Hale ‘Imiloa 111, Leticia Colmenares - CRN: 60023
  • Fall 2007 - MWF, 9:30am to 10:20am, Hale ‘Imiloa 111, C Rajani - CRN: 61100
  • Fall 2007 - MWF, 10:30am to 11:20am, Hale ‘Imiloa 111, Leticia Colmenares - CRN: 61101
  • Spring 2007 - TR, 9:45am to 11:00am, Hale ‘Imiloa 111, Leticia Colmenares - CRN: 64033
  • Spring 2007 - MWF, 8:30am to 9:20am, Hale ‘Imiloa 111, C Rajani - CRN: 64034
  • Spring 2006 - MWF, 9:30am to 10:20am, Hale ‘Imiloa 111, C Rajani - CRN: 61039
  • Spring 2006 - TR, 9:45am to 11:00am, Hale ‘Imiloa 111, Leticia Colmenares - CRN: 61040
  • Summer 2006 - MTWR, 10:30am to 12:30pm, Hale ‘Imiloa 111, Leticia Colmenares - CRN: 62026
  • Fall 2006 - TR, 9:45am to 11:00am, Hale ‘Imiloa 111, Leticia Colmenares - CRN: 63117
  • Fall 2006 - MW, 8:00am to 9:15am, Hale ‘Imiloa 111, C Rajani - CRN: 63118
  • Fall 2005 - TR, 9:45am to 11:00am, Hale ‘Imiloa 111, Leticia Colmenares - CRN: 61161
  • Fall 2005 - MWF, 9:30am to 10:20am, Hale ‘Imiloa 111, Leticia Colmenares - CRN: 61162
  • Fall 2005 - MWF, 10:30am to 11:20am, Hale ‘Imiloa 111, Leticia Colmenares - CRN: 61285
  • Spring 2005 - TR, 9:45am to 11:00am, Hale ‘Imiloa 111, Leticia Colmenares - CRN: 62048
  • Spring 2005 - TR, 11:15am to 12:30pm, Hale ‘Imiloa 111, Leticia Colmenares - CRN: 62049
  • Fall 2004 - TR, 9:45am to 11:00am, Hale ‘Imiloa 111, Leticia Colmenares - CRN: 61161
  • Fall 2004 - TR, 11:15am to 12:30pm, Hale ‘Imiloa 111, Leticia Colmenares - CRN: 61162
  • Spring 2004 - TR, 9:45am to 11:00am, Hale ‘Imiloa 111, Leticia Colmenares - CRN: 63100
  • Spring 2004 - TR, 11:15am to 12:30pm, Hale ‘Imiloa 111, Leticia Colmenares - CRN: 63101
  • Spring 2003 - TR, 9:45am to 11:00am, Hale ‘Imiloa 111, Leticia Colmenares - CRN: 35494
  • Spring 2003 - TR, 11:15am to 12:30pm, Hale ‘Imiloa 111, Leticia Colmenares - CRN: 35495

 

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