Physical Chemistry | |||
PHYS CHEM I | |||
CLASS CODE: | CHEM 461 | CREDITS: 3 | |
DIVISION: | PHYSICAL SCIENCE & ENGINEERING | ||
DEPARTMENT: | CHEMISTRY | ||
GENERAL EDUCATION: | This course does not fulfill a General Education requirement. | ||
CATALOG DESCRIPTION: | First semester of a course covering the fundamental concepts of physical chemistry. This course provides a theoretical and mathematical description of the physical behavior of chemical systems. (Offered Fall Semester) | ||
DESCRIPTION: | First semester of a course covering the fundamental concepts of physical chemistry. This course provides a theoretical and mathematical description of the physical behavior of chemical systems. | ||
TOPICS: | States of Matter, Thermodynamics and Equilibria, Kinetics. | ||
OBJECTIVES: | *Develop a fundamental understanding of the stated topics. *Broaden the students' understanding of physical and mathematical sciences by intergrating mathematical principles with chemistry and physics based concepts. |
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REQUIREMENTS: | Typically 5 unit exams, 10 quizzes, and a final exam. | ||
PREREQUISITES: | Completion of Math 113, Math 215 or Math 119 is required. Completion of Math 316 or Math 341 is recommended. | ||
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EFFECTIVE DATE: | August 2001 |