C140 Kenan Labs, CB# 3290
(919) 843-7827, (919) 843-7826

FIRST SESSION, 2017

CHEM 101 General Descriptive Chemistry I (3). Prerequisite, MATH 110. The first course in a two-semester sequence. See also CHEM 102. Atomic and molecular structure, stoichiometry and conservation of mass, hermochemical changes, and conservation of energy.

CHEM 101L Quantitative Chemistry Laboratory I (1). Pre- or co-requisite, CHEM 101. Computerized data collection, scientific measurement, sensors, thermochemistry, spectroscopy, and conductometric titration. Laptop computer required. Four-hour laboratory, three days per week.

CHEM 102 General Descriptive Chemistry II (3). Prerequisites, CHEM 101 and 101L. C- or better required in CHEM 101. The course is the second in a two-semester sequence. See also CHEM 101. Gases, intermolecular forces, solutions, reaction rates, chemical equilibria including acid-base chemistry, thermochemistry, electrochemistry.

CHEM 102L Quantitative Chemistry Laboratory II (1). Prerequisite, CHEM 101L; pre- or co-requisite, CHEM 102 or 102H. Computerized data collection, gas laws, intermolecular forces, redox reactions, chemical kinetics, and acid-base titrations. Laptop computer required. Four-hour laboratory three, days per week.

CHEM 241 Modern Analytical Methods for Separation and Characterization (2). Prerequisite, CHEM 102 or 102H. C- or better required in prerequisite. Analytical separations, chromatographic methods, spectrophotometry, acid-base equilibria and titrations, fundamentals of electrochemistry.

CHEM 241L Laboratory in Separations and Analytical Characterization of Organic and Biological Compounds (1). Prerequisite, CHEM 102L; Pre- or co-requisite, CHEM 241 or 241H. Applications of separation and spectrophotometric techniques to organic compounds, including some of biological interest. Laptop computer required.  Three-hour laboratory, three days per week.

CHEM 261 Introduction to Organic Chemistry I (3). Prerequisite, CHEM 102 or 102H. C- or better required in prerequisite. Molecular structure and its determination by modern physical methods, correlation between structure and reactivity and the theoretical basis for these relationships, classification of reaction types exhibited by organic molecules using as examples molecules of biological importance. Hybrid section offered.

CHEM 262 Introduction to Organic Chemistry II (3). Prerequisite, CHEM 261 or 261H. C- or better required in prerequisite. Continuation of CHEM 261, with particular emphasis on the chemical properties of organic molecules of biological importance.

CHEM 262L Laboratory in Organic Chemistry (1). Prerequisites, CHEM 102L, and CHEM 241L or 245L; Pre- or co-requisite, CHEM 262 or 262H. Continuation of CHEM 241L or 245L, with particular emphasis on organic chemistry synthesis protocols, separation techniques, and compound characterization using modern spectroscopic instrumentation. This course serves as an organic chemistry laboratory for pre-medical and pre-dental students. Three-hour laboratory, three days per week.

CHEM 430 Introduction to Biological Chemistry (BIOL 430) (3). MAYMESTER. Prerequisites, BIOL 101, CHEM 262 or 262H, and 262L or 263L. The study of cellular processes including catalysts, metabolism, bioenergetics, and biochemical genetics. The structure and function of biological macromolecules involved in these processes is emphasized.

SECOND SESSION, 2017

CHEM 102 General Descriptive Chemistry II (3). Prerequisites, CHEM 101 and 101L. C- or better required in CHEM 101. The course is the second in a two-semester sequence. See also CHEM 101. Gases, intermolecular forces, solutions, reaction rates, chemical equilibria including acid-base chemistry, thermochemistry, electrochemistry.

CHEM 102L Quantitative Chemistry Laboratory II (1). Prerequisite, CHEM 101L; Pre- or co-requisite, CHEM 102 or 102H. Computerized data collection, gas laws, intermolecular forces, redox reactions, chemical kinetics, and acid-base titrations. Laptop computer required. Four-hour laboratory, three days per week.

CHEM 262 Introduction to Organic Chemistry II (3). Prerequisite, CHEM 261 or 261H. C- or better required in prerequisite. Continuation of CHEM 261, with particular emphasis on the chemical properties of organic molecules of biological importance. A hybrid section will also be offered. Two face-to-face classes each week with daily online assignments. Some synchronous times to be scheduled. Midterms and final exams will be in face-to-face sessions.

CHEM 262L Laboratory in Organic Chemistry (1). Prerequisites, CHEM 102L, and CHEM 241L or 245L; Pre- or co-requisite, CHEM 262 or 262H. Continuation of CHEM 241L or 245L, with particular emphasis on organic chemistry synthesis protocols, separation techniques, and compound characterization using modern spectroscopic instrumentation. This course serves as an organic chemistry laboratory for pre-medical and pre-dental students. Three-hour laboratory, three days per week.