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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 30A SURVEY OF INORGANIC & ORGANIC CHEMISTRY5 Units
An introductory course covering basic principles of chemistry more descriptive than quantitative in emphasis. Topics include atomic structure, the periodic table, the three states of matter, energy, chemical bonding in ionic and molecular compounds, nomenclature, measurement and the metric system, chemical reactions and equations, solutions, acids, bases, salts and electrolyte systems. Primarily intended for students entering the allied health field including: nursing, veterinary technology, dental assistant, dental hygiene, biotechnology, primary care associate, radiation therapy technology, radiological technology, respiratory therapy, and pharmaceutical technology.
Prerequisite: Satisfactory score on the Mathematics Placement Test or MATH 217 or 220.
Repeatability: Not Repeatable.
4 hours lecture, 1 hour lecture-laboratory, 2 hours laboratory. (84 hours total per quarter.)
GE Area: Natural Sciences
Transferability: CSU and UC
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