Fundamental principles of chemistry including classification of matter, the periodic table, atomic structure, nomenclature, chemical reactions and molecular structures. Problem-solving skills are stressed. Recommended for students who either did not take high school chemistry or earned a grade of C or below in high school chemistry, or for students who need more preparation to succeed in CHEM 003A.
Prerequisite(s)/Course Notes: Prerequisite: MATH 006A. Prerequisite or corequisite: MATH 050, MATH 071 or placement in a higher level Math course. Not for major or minor credit. May not be taken after successful completion of any higher numbered chemistry course.