CHEM-151: Chemical Instrumentation and Laboratory Techniques

Catalog Info

Effective Term
Winter 2014
WebAdvisor Title
Chem Instrumentation Lab Techn
Credit Hours
Contact Hours
Course Description

Presents fundamentals of chemical laboratory measurements and techniques. Includes collection and interpretation of meaningful data, statistical analysis of data, and documentation; proper use and calibration of glassware; preparation of solutions, including buffers. Emphasizes use and calibration of instruments, including analytical balances, pH meters, conductivity meters, spectrophotometers, and high-performance liquid chromatographs (HPLC). This course is designed to satisfy the requirements of the Biotechnology Program; a grade of C or better is required to satisfy the requirements of the Biotechnology Program. Four hours of integrated lecture and laboratory per week.

CHEM-141 with a grade of C or better
Course Satisfies MACRAO Requirements
MTA Categories
  • Category 6.1: Natural Sciences
  • Category 6.2: Natural Sciences with Laboratory Experience
General Education Categories
  • Natural Sciences