CHEM-111: Chemical Skills for Pre-Professional Programs

Catalog Info

Effective Term
Fall 2015
WebAdvisor Title
Chem Skills Pre-Professional
Credit Hours
Contact Hours Per Week
5 (for 15-week classes)
Course Description

Includes the study of dimensional analysis; atomic structure; stoichiometry; molarity; the periodic table; nomenclature; reactions and equations, and properties of gases. This course is for students majoring in science, engineering, mathematics, pharmacy, or other pre-professional programs who would benefit from further preparation for the standard general chemistry sequence required in these programs. May not be used to satisfy elective requirements in the AS in Pre-Professional Chemistry program. Students in other programs should consult with their program advisor about eligibility for use as an elective. Three hours of lecture and two hours of laboratory per week.

MATH-110 eligible or one year of high school algebra.
Course Satisfies MACRAO Requirements
MTA Categories
  • Category 6.1: Natural Sciences
  • Category 6.2: Natural Sciences with Laboratory Experience
General Education Categories
  • Natural Sciences

Credit for Prior College-Level Learning

Options for Credit for Prior College-Level Learning
Other Details

A student may receive credit for CHEM-111 by earning either:

  1. A minimum score of 50 on the CLEP Chemistry exam.
  2. A score of 4 or 5 on the AP Chemistry Exam
Office Contact
School of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM): 313-845-9632,, Health Careers Education Ctr, Room: G-122