CHEM 50H General Chemistry I - Honors
5 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC, C-ID #: CHEM 110, CHEM120S(50=51))
Lecture: 54 Lab: 108
Prerequisite: Acceptance into the Honors Program. CHEM 40 or satisfactory score on Chemistry Placement Examination, and MATH 71 or MATH 71B or MATH 71X or MATH 100 or MATH 110 or MATH 110H or MATH 120 or MATH 130 or MATH 140 or MATH 160 or MATH 180
General Chemistry topics including chemical formulas, equations, nomenclature, reactions, stoichiometry, thermochemistry, periodic trends, atomic structure, chemical bonding and structure, and properties of gases, liquids, solids, and solutions. Emphasis is on critical thinking as well as mathematical and dimensional analysis problem-solving. Laboratory experiments emphasize the scientific method as well as computer-based technologies in data acquisition and analysis. Introduces laboratory report writing skills. An honors course designed to provide an enriched experience. Students may not receive credit for both CHEM 50 and CHEM 50H.