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    iii, DR.GERKEN, Peterson, Maura Corcoran, Dr. Kulp, Anne Peterson, Storm, burns, Prof Araniz
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    Many Small Assignments

    Background Knowledge Expected

    Go to Office Hours

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    Aug 25, 2017
    | Would highly recommend.

    This class was tough.

    Course Overview:

    CookingChemistry explains how food changes as you cook it, how it rots, how to preserve food, how your body uses the food you eat, and how ingredients interact to make food. Cleaning Part of the importance of chemistry is it explains how cleaning works. You use chemistry to help decide what cleaner is best for dishes, laundry, yourself, and your home. You use chemistry when you use bleaches and disinfectants and even ordinary soap and water. How do they work? That's chemistry! MedicineYou need to understand basic chemistry so you can understand how vitamins, supplements, and drugs can help or harm you. Part of the importance of chemistry lies in developing and testing new medical treatments and medicines. Environmental IssuesChemistry is at the heart of environmental issues. What makes one chemical a nutrient and another chemical a pollutant? How can you clean up the environment? What processes can produce the things you need without harming the environment?

    Course highlights:

    Matter, Measurement, atoms and elements, m,olecules, compounds and chemical equations, chemical quantities and aqueous reactions, thermochemistry, gases,chemical bonding,solutions, chemical kinetics, acids and bases, chemical equilibrium, aqueous ionic equilibrium, free energy,organic chemistry, radioactivity and nuclear chemistry

    Hours per week:

    12+ hours

    Advice for students:

    This course broaden your scpoe on who medicine is made and also why some envronmental situation are availble right and what they core fundamentals of pharmacy and the chemicals that go into it every jchemical reaction and nwhy they react the way they do

    • Fall 2017
    • Prof Araniz
    • Yes
    • Math-heavy Many Small Assignments Competitive Classmates
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    Jun 12, 2017
    | Would highly recommend.

    Not too easy. Not too difficult.

    Course Overview:

    Chemistry is important for ALL majors to learn, or at least be exposed to. You learn so many important principles that can be applied to a large range of majors and professions, and even life!

    Course highlights:

    The labs are challenging, but fun and interactive!

    Hours per week:

    9-11 hours

    Advice for students:

    Work hard, study a lot, and DO NOT fall behind!

    • Spring 2012
    • Storm
    • Yes
    • Background Knowledge Expected Go to Office Hours
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    Mar 22, 2017
    | Would highly recommend.

    This class was tough.

    Course Overview:

    DVC has one of the most difficult chem programs, modeled after UC berkeley , but harder with the same professors. the lack of fume hoods and well-funded doctorates hurt

    Course highlights:

    too much about the natural world

    Hours per week:

    6-8 hours

    Advice for students:

    study like everyday and when you're done study more cuz you're gonna fail

    • Fall 2016
    • Dr. Kulp
    • Yes
    • Always Do the Reading Many Small Assignments Participation Counts

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