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CHEM 1405 Introductory Chemistry.
CIP 4005015103
A study of basic organic and inorganic chemistry with special emphasis placed on practical applications of chemistry. Designed for students with no previous background in chemistry. (4 SCH, 3 lecture, 2 lab) 
      Required skill level: College-level reading and writing. Intermediate algebra level
      math (placement code 3).              

CHEM 1411 General Chemistry I.
CIP 4005015203
A review and extension of basic principles of chemistry, together with a study of the elements and their compounds, bonding theories, kinetic molecular theory, solutions and acid-base theories. (4 SCH, 3 lecture, 3 lab)
Prerequisite: Grade of C or better in high school chemistry or grade of C or better in CHEM 1405 or approval of the division chair. 
      Prerequisite: Grade of C or better in high school chemistry or grade of C
      or better in CHEM 1405 or approval of the division chair.    
      Required skill level: College-level reading, writing and math.

CHEM 1412 General Chemistry II.
CIP 4005015203
A study of kinetics, equilibria, thermodynamics, electro¬chemistry, and organic chemistry. (4 SCH, 3 lecture, 3 lab) 
      Prerequisite: A grade of C or better in CHEM 1411. 
      Required skill level: College-level reading, writing and math.

CHEM 2423 Organic Chemistry I.
CIP 4005045203 
A study of the nomenclature, classification and reactions of aliphatic compounds by means of reaction mechanisms, transition state theory, stereochemistry. Alkanes, alkyl halides, alcohols, alkenes, alkynes, alicyclics and aromaticity are studied. (4 SCH, 3 lecture, 3 lab) 
      Prerequisite: A grade of C or better in CHEM 1412. 
      Required skill level: College-level reading and writing.

CHEM 2425 Organic Chemistry II.
CIP 4005045203
A study of the nomenclature, classification and reactions of aromatic, aliphatic and arene compounds by means of reaction mechanisms, transition state theory, stereochemistry and elementary infrared and nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy. Aromatics, alcohols, ethers, carboxylic acids, aldehydes, ketones, amines and phenols are studied. (4 SCH, 3 lecture, 3 lab) 
      Prerequisite: A grade of C or better in CHEM 2423. 
      Required skill level: College-level reading and writing.

CTEC 1441 Applied Instrumental Analysis I.
CIP 4103010003
Overview of instrumental chemical analysis. Topics include statistical analysis, sampling, analytical separations, gravimetric and titrimetric analysis, gas chromatography, on-line process analyzers, and/or electroanalytical chemistry. (4 SCH, 3 lecture, 3 lab) 
    Prerequisite: A grade of C or better in CHEM 1411 or CHEM 1405. 
    Required skill level: College-level reading, writing and math.

CTEC 2431 Applied Instrumental Analysis II.
CIP 4103010003
Study of advanced topics in instrumental analysis. Topics include atomic absorption, inductively coupled plasma, nuclear magnetic resonance, gas chromatography/mass spectrometry, liquid chromatography, and infrared spectroscopy. (4 SCH, 3 lecture, 3 lab) 
      Prerequisite: A grade of C or better CTEC 1441. 
      Required skill level: College-level reading, writing and math.

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