GENERAL CHEMISTRY I
Class meeting times
: M, W, F: 12.30-1.25 Giles 120
Lab meeting times:
Section 02: M 1.30-4.20 Giles 407 (with Michael Webb)
Section 62: W 1.30-4.20 Giles 407 (with Ray Green)
This course covers fundamental principles and laws of chemistry.
measurement, atomic and molecular structure, chemical reactions, chemical bonding, stoichiometry,
thermochemistry, gas laws and solutions.
This course has been approved to satisfy the Comprehensive
Articulation Agreement general education core requirement in natural sciences/mathematics. (3-hour
Upon completion, students should be able to
discuss and apply fundamental chemical laws and principles as needed in CHM 152.
utilize laboratory procedures to investigate and understand basic chemical concepts.
As a Learning College, CPCC has identified four core competencies critical to the success of
graduates, either in the workplace or as they continue their education. All graduates are
expected to demonstrate proficiency in each of the following competencies that go beyond
simple content mastery:
: the ability to read, write, speak listen, and use nonverbal skills effectively
with different audiences.
: the ability to think using analysis, synthesis, evaluation, problem solving,
judgment, and the creative process.
: the ability to understand and manage self, to function
effectively in social and professional environments and to make reasoned judgments based on
an understanding of the diversity of the world community.
: the ability to locate, understand,
evaluate, and synthesize information and data in a technological and data driven society.