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CHEM 1A GENERAL CHEMISTRY AND CHEMICAL ANALYSIS 5.0
Prerequisite: (1) Math 131 or its equivalent, and (2) Chem 22 or equivalent skills as demonstrated through placement based on the chemistry assessment process.
Standard general chemistry for science and engineering majors, with emphasis on quantitative methods and calculations. Atomic structure and chemical bonding, stoichiometry, gases, liquids, solids and solution chemistry. Introductions to equilibrium and kinetics. Quantitative analysis using analytical balances, gravimetric and volumetric procedures, spectrophotometry and calorimetry. Total of 54 hours lecture and 108 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU, UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
CHEM 1B GENERAL CHEMISTRY AND CHEMICAL ANALYSIS 5.0
Prerequisite: Chem 1A.
Standard general chemistry for science and engineering majors, with emphasis on quantitative methods and calculations. Equilibrium, thermochemistry, introduction to organic chemistry, electrochemistry, coordination compounds, nuclear chemistry, and the chemistry of selected metals and nonmetals. Qualitative analysis, potentiometric titrations and electrochemical cells. Total of 54 hours lecture and 108 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU, UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
CHEM 2A CHEMISTRY - GENERAL, ORGANIC AND BIOCHEMISTRY 4.0
Prerequisite: Math 125 or Math 127B or Math 128B.
Principles of chemistry for health science majors. Atomic and molecular structure, chemical bonding, nomenclature, chemical reactions and stoichiometry, gases, solutions, acids and bases, pH, buffers, nuclear and organic chemistry. Recommended Chem 105 or equivalent. No credit if taken after Chem 1A. Total of 54 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
CHEM 2B CHEMISTRY-GENERAL, ORGANIC AND BIOCHEMISTRY 4.0
Prerequisite: Chem 2A.
Principles of chemistry for health science majors. Organic and biochemistry: reaction mechanisms, kinetics, enzymes, protein synthesis and metabolism. Total of 54 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
CHEM 8A ORGANIC CHEMISTRY 5.0
Prerequisite: Chem 1B.
Standard organic chemistry for science majors. Structure, bonding, nomenclature, isomerism, stereochemistry and physical properties of organic compounds. A mechanistic approach to the reactions of hydrocarbons, alkyl halides, alcohols, ethers, epoxides and organometallics, IR and NMR spectroscopy and mass spectrometry. Introduction to organic laboratory techniques; preparation, isolation and identification of organic compounds. No credit if taken after Chem 14A or 16A. Total of 54 hours lecture and 108 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC
 
CHEM 8B ORGANIC CHEMISTRY 5.0
Prerequisite: Chem 8A.
Standard organic chemistry for science majors. A mechanistic approach to the reactions of aldehydes, ketones, carboxylic acids and their derivatives, amines and phenols. Photochemistry, organic redox, polymerization, rearrangements, synthesis and an introduction to biochemical molecules. Qualitative analysis, natural products and kinetics. No credit if taken after Chem 14B or 16B. Total of 54 hours lecture and 108 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC
 
CHEM 20 INDEPENDENT STUDY 1.0
Prerequisite: Chem 1B or 2B.
Faculty-guided research. Each topic includes library research, design and execution of the experiment and the preparation of a summary report. Total of 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
CHEM 22 INTRODUCTORY CHEMISTRY 4.0
Prerequisite: Enrollment in or completion of Math 131 or its equivalent.
Introduction to the principles of chemistry with emphasis on quantitative methods and calculations. For science and engineering majors needing preparation for Chem 1A, but open to all qualified students. Total of 54 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.