FLORIDA STATE COLLEGE AT JACKSONVILLE

COLLEGE CREDIT COURSE OUTLINE

 

 

COURSE NUMBER:                                                   CHM 1025C         

 

COURSE TITLE:                                                         Introduction to General Chemistry

 

PREREQUISITE(S):                                       None                    

 

COREQUISITE(S):                                          MAC 1105 or satisfactory score on                                                                                                          placement test

 

CREDIT HOURS:                                                        4

 

CONTACT HOURS/WEEK:                                        6

 

CONTACT HOUR BREAKDOWN:

 

            Lecture/Discussion:                                                4

 

            Laboratory:                                                   2

 

 

LABORATORY ACTIVITIES                                                               CONTACT HOURS

 

 1.         Laboratory Safety/Introduction to Chemical                                                               2

            Equipment, Laboratory notebook

 

 2.        Introduction to Laboratory Measurements                                                                   2

 

 3.        Density                                                                                                                         2

 

 4.        Physical and Chemical Properties/Changes                                                                   2

 

 5.        Characteristics of Elements/Compounds                                                                       2

 

The professor will choose any 4 of the above

to satisfy course requirements.

 

Subtotal                                                                                                                                 8

 

 

 

 6.        Periodic Table Concepts                                                                                               2

 

 7.        Bonding/Dot Structures (Model Building)                                                                     2

 

 8.        Mole Concept/Empirical Formula                                                                                  2

 

 9.        Double Replacement Reactions                                                                                      2

 

10.        Single Replacement Reactions                                                                                       2

 

11.        Stoichiometry                                                                                                              2

 

12.        Gas Laws                                                                                                                      2

 

13.        Molar Volume of a Gas                                                                                                  2

 

14.        Molar Mass of a Gas                                                                                                     2

 

15.        Solutions                                                                                                                      2

 

16.        Acid-Base Titration                                                                                                      2

 

17.        Analysis of an Antacid Tablet                                                                                      2

 

18.        Rates of Reaction                                                                                                         2

 

19.        Calorimetry/Specific Heat                                                                                           2

                                                                                                                                               

20.       Hydrates                                                                                                                      2                                                                                                                                                        

21.        Equilibrium and Le Chatelier's Principle                                                                        2

 

22.       Spectroscopy                                                                                                               2

 

The professor will choose eleven

activities to satisfy the laboratory requirement.          

 

Subtotal                                                                                                                                 22

 

Total Lab Contact Hours                                           30