Course Description: Chemistry 1 CP

This course is rigorous and demands a high level of abstract thinking, memorization, working with symbols, and application of knowledge to problem-solving. Student participation in laboratory activities is essential for success in this course. Students will be engaged in problem solving activities, decision making, critical thinking exercises, and applied learning opportunities in the practices of science and engineering.

Topics of study include:

  • Science as a Process, Measurement

  • Composition of Matter

  • Atomic Structures and Periodic Table Trends

  • Chemical Formulas and Bonding

  • Chemical Reactions and Equations

  • Introduction to Stoichiometry