CHEM 1121: General Chemistry I

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Course Format Lecture 3.0 h + Seminar 0.0 h + Lab. 3.0 h
Credits 4.0

Course Description

This course constitutes a first year course in general college chemistry. Topics include: quantum chemistry, bonding, absorption of energy by molecules, applications of structure, and chemistry in society. Students may obtain credit for only one of: CHEM 1120 OR CHEM 1121. These courses have the same learning outcomes but differ in their delivery mode. CHEM 1121 and CHEM 1221 will run with 100% online lectures and 100% online synchronous labs.

Note: Students intending to use this course for transfer to a university should be aware that this course is not intended to transfer to UBC Vancouver as CHEM 121.

Students will receive credit for only one of CHEM 1120 or 1121.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum "C-" grade in CHEM 1118 or a minimum "B" grade in Chemistry 12; and a minimum "C" grade in MATH 1152 or Precalculus 12, or MDT 75. Prerequisites are valid for three years.

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