CHEM 1409 General Chemistry for Engineers

Fundamental principles of chemistry for engineering majors; topics include measurements fundamental properties of matter states of matter chemical reactions acid-base concepts chemical stoichiometry periodicity of elemental properties atomic structure chemical bonding molecular structure solutions properties of gases phase-diagrams introduction to chemical equilibrium chemical thermodynamics electrochemistry and an introduction to descriptive inorganic chemistry and organic chemistry. Additionally basic laboratory experiments supporting theoretical principles presented in the lecture portion of the course; introduction of the scientific method experimental design chemical instrumentation data collection and analysis and preparation of laboratory reports.

Credit hours
4 credit hours.
Three hours of lecture and four hours of lab each week.

MATH 1314 or equivalent or above


Additional course fee(s) required.