Course Description

Course Description

CHEM 100 N02D - Chemistry in Everday Life  -  (4)  

        Henry  Hauser   /  8/25/2014 - 1/16/2015 5:00:00 PM

This course is a presentation of the world of chemistry as it impacts society and the individual. Topics include air and water quality, energy and fuels, nuclear power, nutrition and food, medicine and drug design, plastics, acids and bases, oxidation and reduction, and other applications. The emphasis is on the connection of chemistry with everyday life, This course is intended for non-science students; very limited math skills are neceassary. Chem 100 satisfies general education core science requirements. This course meets for an equivalent of three hours of lecture and two hours in the laboratory per week. Prerequisites: None