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CHEM 127 General Chemistry

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    Dec 16, 2016
    | Would highly recommend.

    This class was tough.

    Course Overview:

    If you like a challenging course I would recommend taking Chemistry. It would be extremely helpful if you redo problems as sometimes they could end up on tests. Also don't be afraid to ask for help!

    Course highlights:

    What really made me enjoy this course was using the basic problems to help me build up to the complicated problems. If you understand the concepts or the basics you will do fine in this course. If something is confusing ask for help!

    Hours per week:

    6-8 hours

    Advice for students:

    All you need is to practice, practice, practice the problems. I can not stress out how much it will be helpful if you practice. There are supplemental workshops that can help with this course. The workshops instructor are students that have taken the class and are in class with you during lecture.

    • Fall 2016
    • Yes
    • Go to Office Hours Always Do the Reading Many Small Assignments
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    Nov 26, 2016
    | Probably wouldn’t recommend.

    This class was tough.

    Course Overview:

    Unless you know what you are doing in chemistry you don't what this fast-paced class. The labs are cool though.

    Course highlights:

    The labs are fun (if you have cool lab partners).

    Hours per week:

    0-2 hours

    Advice for students:

    Study as much as you can. Don't think anything is too insignificant to retain.

    • Fall 2016
    • Dr. Jay Erker
    • Yes
    • Background Knowledge Expected Go to Office Hours Many Small Assignments
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    Nov 11, 2015
    | No strong feelings either way.

    Not too easy. Not too difficult.

    Course Overview:

    This course I am currently taking is needed to prepare me for the next Chem class in the series. Unfortunately, my professor is very disorganized and confusing. I have managed to stay on top of assignments and work though.

    Course highlights:

    Great intro course, it helps to have taken high school chemistry prior to taking this one. I learned that not all of my professors will be organized, and sometimes I will have to teach myself.

    Hours per week:

    9-11 hours

    Advice for students:

    Take good, neat notes; watch video tutorials online that are pertinent to what you are learning; and attend office hours

    • Fall 2015
    • WendyLampart
    • Yes
    • Great Intro to the Subject Go to Office Hours Many Small Assignments

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