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CHEM 1A, 1B, 25, 30A, 30B: If you have not taken the prerequisite(s) at Foothill College, you will not be allowed to register without an equivalency form from the counseling office or waiver from the division office.
NEW COURSE transferable to UC and CSU:
CHEM 20 I MATTER: INTRODUCTION TO GREEN CHEMISTRY & THE ENVIRONMENT 5 Units
This course introduces students to one of the most significant emerging fields in modern chemistry, green chemistry, which connects the optimum use of chemistry to the well-being of humanity and the environment.

NOTE: CHEM-030A-03: Chem 30A03 (CRN 20097) and Math 217.02 (CRN 20629) must be taken concurrently. The students will be in a cohort with the goal to complete their Allied Health Chemistry (Chem 30) and CSU college level math in 2 quarters. You need to be eligible to register for Math 220 or 108. Students will take Math 57 and Chem 30B (if required) in winter quarter to complete the college level math requirement for a CSU and/or Foothill Associate degree.


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CHEM 1A GENERAL CHEMISTRY5 Units
Fundamental chemical principles with an emphasis on physical and chemical properties, stoichiometry, chemical reaction types, kinetic molecular theory, thermochemistry, modern atomic theory and atomic structure, chemical bonding and bonding theory, and molecular shapes . The laboratory component parallels lecture topics and also includes chemical nomenclature, basic chemical equations, stoichiometry, unknown analysis, and fundamentals of oxidation and reduction.
Prerequisite: Satisfactory score on the chemistry placement test, CHEM 20 or CHEM 25; satisfactory score on the mathematics placement test or MATH 105 or 108.
Advisory: Concurrent enrollment in ESLL 25 or ENGL 209.
Repeatability: Not Repeatable.
3 hours lecture, 2 hours lecture-laboratory, 4 hours laboratory. (108 hours total per quarter.)
GE Area: Natural Sciences
Transferability: CSU and UC
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