Courses and Programs

Chemistry for Spring 2019

CHEM1810
Elements of Chemistry


Offered during Spring Session
CRN: 92838
Instructor(s): Rayner-Canham, Geoffrey ; Wheeler, Deborah Anne


Description
is matter, scientific measurement, atomic theory, the periodic table, chemical compounds and elementary bonding theory, the mole, chemical reactions, the chemistry of selected elements, gases, solutions, stoichiometry. This course is specifically intended for those who have no background in chemistry. PR: Science 1807 UL: may not be used as one of the Chemistry courses required for a B.Sc. Degree with a Specialization in Environmental Science at Grenfell Campus, nor for a Major or Honours in Chemistry, nor towards fulfillment of the 78 credit hours in science courses required for the B.Sc. degree on the St.John's campus.

Note: Please be advised the course information above is subject to change. Please consult the University Calendar for the official course description.


TEXTBOOK INFO: E-texts are available for many online courses. For specific information about the textbook(s) for this course, please visit the MUN bookstore website.
IMPORTANT: Questions about textbooks should be directed to the Academic Unit responsible for the course.

CHEM1900
Chemistry in Everyday Life


Offered during Spring Session
CRN: 92839
Instructor(s): Rayner-Canham, Geoffrey ; Wheeler, Deborah Anne


Description
is a course that shows the relevance of chemistry in our daily lives. Following an introduction to atomic structure and chemical bonding, the course will focus on some of the following topics: organic chemistry and fuels; redox processes and batteries; acids, bases, and household cleaners; phases and detergents; the chemical components of foods; polymers and plastics; toiletries, and pharmaceuticals. UL: may not be used as one of the required courses towards a Minor, Major, or Honours in any science degree program

Note: Please be advised the course information above is subject to change. Please consult the University Calendar for the official course description.


TEXTBOOK INFO: E-texts are available for many online courses. For specific information about the textbook(s) for this course, please visit the MUN bookstore website.
IMPORTANT: Questions about textbooks should be directed to the Academic Unit responsible for the course.

Contact

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