CHEM-141: Principles of General and Inorganic Chemistry I

Catalog Info

Title when registering
Prin Gen & Inorgan Chem I
Credit Hours
5.00
Contact Hours Per Week
7 (for 15-week classes)
Course Description

Includes the study of atomic structure, stoichiometry, molarity, enthalpy, chemical periodicity, bonding and structure, reactions and equations, and properties of gases. This course is for students majoring in science, engineering, mathematics, pharmacy, or other pre-professional programs. Three hours of lecture and four hours of laboratory per week.

Pre-requisites
ENG-131 eligible AND (passing grade on chemistry pretest or CHEM-111 with C grade or better) AND (completion of MATH-0894 OR MATH-080 with a C grade or an equivalent score on the Math placement test).
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
Portfolio Review
Other
Portfolio Review Details

A student may receive credit for CHEM-141 by earning a score of 4 or higher on the AP Chemistry Exam and providing a portfolio that demonstrates 60hr of appropriate college level chemistry laboratory experience. An interview may also be required.

Other Details

A student may receive credit for CHEM-141 by earning either:

  1. A score of 4 or higher on the AP Chemistry Exam and providing a portfolio that demonstrates 60hr of appropriate college level chemistry laboratory experience. An interview may also be required.
  2. A score of 6 or higher on the International Baccalaureate-Higher Level (IB-HL) Chemistry Exam.
Office Contact
School of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM): 313-845-9632, steminfo@hfcc.edu, Health Careers Education Ctr, Room: G-122
Requirements are subject to change. The information represented here is effective starting Fall 2019 and applies to the current catalog year. If you were admitted prior to this year, please check your requirements under the My Progress section of HFC Self Service.