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CH221 General Chemistry I

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Explores measurements, properties of matter, nomenclature, atomic theory, chemical periodicity, and chemical bonding. Recommended for the following majors and pre-professional degrees: chemistry, natural science, engineering, medicine and dentistry. This is the first course in a three course sequence. For information about the CH 151 Competency Exam see the description addendum in the CCOG. Prerequisites: MTH 111, (WR 115 and RD 115) or IRW 115 or equivalent placement, and (CH 151 or pass the CH 151 Competency Exam). Audit available. (For detailed information, see the Course Content and Outcome Guide.)

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21877CA Remote
Monday and Wednesday
from 6 to 7:50pm

From March 29 through June 9, 2021
Textbooks for CRN 21877
Instructor: Dan D Bryan
Tuition: credit Fees: $0
Notes: CRN includes Lec & Lab.
and CA Remote

From March 29 through June 9, 2021
Instructor: Dan D Bryan

Course details: CRN 21877

Course materials


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Since the class content will be delivered remotely, an internet connection is required. A webcam is not required.

All labwork can be completed via freely available software such as google docs or google sheets and submitted electronically via the course D2L web platform. Do not purchase a lab manual.

Homework will be completed using OWLv2 by Cengage. Students will need to purchase access to this platform or use continued access from a previous quarter of chemistry. Please wait for the syllabus or talk to the instructor before purchasing.

Instructor comments:

The course content will be delivered in an synchronous (live zoom classes) at the time given in the course schedule. These classes are recorded for those who are unable to attend. Copies of the notes for each lecture are provided ahead of time and students will be expected to participate during the sessions through the zoom chat, interactions, or microphone. Lab will be asynchronous and will be completely virtually at the students own pace through videos and simulations provided on D2L. The instructor will hold live (in-person) office hours during the week to support students.

For those seeking an exemption for the CH 151 pre-req, please go to the link listed below. Review the study guide for Chemistry and Math located midway down the page - this is material that should be mastered before taking CH 221. Complete the CH 221 Override Request, then email the instructor for your desired CRN to alert them to review your submission. The instructor will contact you with their decision. There is no online exam currently but the link will route you to a google form to upload your information

CH 151 Competency Form (Required):


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