CHEM 230 - Physical Chemical Principles and Applications
Section: 200
Term: FA 2010
Subject: Chemistry (CHEM)
Department: LSA Chemistry
Credits:
3
Requirements & Distribution:
BS, NS
Credit Exclusions:
No credit granted to those who have completed or are enrolled in CHEM 260.
Advisory Prerequisites:
CHEM 215/216. Students who plan to continue beyond a fourth term in Chemistry would typically enroll in CHEM 260/241/242 instead of CHEM 230; credit will not be given for both of these courses.
Other Course Info:
F, W, Sp.
BS:
This course counts toward the 60 credits of math/science required for a Bachelor of Science degree.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

This Chemistry course is intended as a fourth term in chemistry for science concentrators and pre-professional students, completing the two-year chemistry sequence required by, for example, the medical, dental, and engineering programs. Students who plan to continue beyond a fourth term in chemistry would typically enroll in CHEM 260/241/242 instead of CHEM 230; credit will not be given for both of these courses.

In CHEM 230, students will be introduced to the physical principles underlying some of the major topics of inorganic and analytical chemistry. These include the gaseous, liquid, and solid states of matter; phase transitions and solutions; electrochemistry and the principles of oxidation-reduction reactions; chemical kinetics and the study of chemical orbitals and chemical bonding; transition metal chemistry and coordination complexes. These topics will be treated from the viewpoint of the experimental scientist, with an emphasis on the application of physical chemical principles to chemical behavior in a broad spectrum of settings.

CHEM 230 will meet three times each week in lecture sections with senior faculty and once a week in small group discussion classes led by graduate student instructors. Lecturers and GSIs will have scheduled office hours for after class help, and computerized study aids will be available to all students. Course grades will be determined from three one-hour examinations.

CHEM 230 - Physical Chemical Principles and Applications
Schedule Listing
100 (LEC)
 
12753
Open
27
 
-
MWF 11:00AM - 12:00PM
101 (DIS)
P
12755
Open
6
 
-
F 12:00PM - 1:00PM
102 (DIS)
P
12757
Closed
0
 
-
F 10:00AM - 11:00AM
103 (DIS)
P
12759
Open
3
 
-
Th 12:00PM - 1:00PM
104 (DIS)
P
12761
Open
3
 
-
Th 2:00PM - 3:00PM
105 (DIS)
P
28967
Open
6
 
-
F 3:00PM - 4:00PM
106 (DIS)
P
12763
Open
7
 
-
Th 4:00PM - 5:00PM
107 (DIS)
P
12765
Open
1
 
-
Th 11:00AM - 12:00PM
108 (DIS)
P
12767
Closed
0
 
-
Th 9:00AM - 10:00AM
109 (DIS)
P
12769
Open
1
 
-
Th 3:00PM - 4:00PM
200 (LEC)
 
34075
Open
29
 
-
MWF 1:00PM - 2:00PM
201 (DIS)
P
34077
Closed
0
 
-
W 10:00AM - 11:00AM
202 (DIS)
P
34079
Open
2
 
-
M 8:00AM - 9:00AM
203 (DIS)
P
34081
Open
9
 
-
F 3:00PM - 4:00PM
204 (DIS)
P
36715
Open
1
 
-
M 9:00AM - 10:00AM
205 (DIS)
P
36717
Open
12
 
-
F 8:00AM - 9:00AM
206 (DIS)
P
36719
Open
2
 
-
F 2:00PM - 3:00PM
207 (DIS)
P
36721
Open
3
 
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F 4:00PM - 5:00PM
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Note:
The i>clicker is also required for CHEM 230 and can be purchased at the UM Computer Showcase in the Michigan Union or Pierpont Commons.
ISBN: 1429253258
Chemical Principles: The Quest for Insight, Author: Atkins&Jones, Publisher: W H Freeman & Co
Required
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