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CHEM 151L: Elementary Survey of Chemistry Laboratory (1 credit)

Course Description

Experiments introducing laboratory techniques and illustrating chemical principles; supplemented by films, demonstrations, and problem sessions. (3 hours laboratory)

Pre-Requisite(s): Credit for or registration in CHEM 151.


Student Learning Outcomes

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

  • Identify and locate laboratory safety equipment and apply laboratory safety procedures.
  • Assemble apparatus to perform common laboratory techniques to verify basic chemistry laws on gases, chemical stoichiometry, chemical equilibrium and others.
  • Use molecular models and technology to investigate chemistry concepts.
  • Make and record accurate observations, precise measurements and calculations applying rules on significant figures.
  • Develop hypotheses, use critical thinking to process results and identify sources of error.
  • Apply and articulate the scientific method by preparing a lab report using the standard scientific format.

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page last updated: August 13, 2012

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