CHEM 256 Spring 2017 Advanced Chemical Concepts

This course treats an array of topics in modern chemistry, emphasizing broad concepts that connect and weave through the various subdisciplines of the field--biochemistry, inorganic chemistry, organic chemistry, and physical chemistry. It provides necessary background in chemical science for students who are planning advanced study or a career in chemistry, biological science, geoscience, environmental science, or a health profession. Topics include coordination complexes, thermodynamics, electrochemistry, kinetics, and nuclear chemistry. Laboratory work includes experiments involving synthesis, characterization, and reactivity studies of coordination and organic complexes, spectroscopic analyses, thermodynamics, electrochemistry, kinetics, and nuclear chemistry.
Class Format: lecture, three hours per week; laboratory, four hours per week
Requirements/Evaluation: evaluation is based on homework assignments, laboratory work, hour tests, and a final exam
Additional Info: may not be taken on a pass/fail basis
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Prerequisites: CHEM 251/255, or permission of instructor
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Department Notes: for the BIMO concentration, CHEM 256 not required if CHEM 155 was taken
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Divisional Attributes: Division III
Other Attributes: BIMO Required Courses, ENVS Group EC-B Electives,MTSC Related Courses
Enrollment Limit: none
Expected Enrollment: 100
Class Number: 3281
CHEM 256 - 01 (S) LEC Advanced Chemical Concepts Division 3: Science and Mathematics Charles M. Lovett
MWF 10:00 AM-10:50 AM Chemistry 123 3281
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