Oct 24, 2021  
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
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CHEM 107 - Better Living Through Chemistry [GEKN]

This course serves as an introduction to chemistry for those who have little or no background in chemistry and who wish to become better-informed citizens and consumers. Course discussions and activities focus on a variety of fundamental chemistry concepts and their applications in the everyday world. Students will have the opportunity to explore topics of interest and how they connect to chemistry.

Credit 3 hrs Normal (A-F)
May not be repeated for additional credit

Course Rotation: Winter

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Restriction by Class - Undergraduate standing

This course is designed specifically for non-science majors who are interested in learning more about the multitude of ways that chemistry impacts their daily lives. When combined with its associated lab course, CHEM 108 - How Chemistry Works , students actively participate in a well-rounded set of experiences to help them discover and apply fundamental chemistry topics and practices in the everyday world. Through both courses, students develop the skills to find and interpret quality resources that allow them to investigate topics of interest to them and how those topics relate to chemistry. In this manner, when both are taken CHEM 107 and CHEM 108 meet the Natural Science requirements in the Knowledge of the Disciplines  portion of the General Education  program.

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Keywords: chemistry , Knowledge of the Disciplines - Natural Sciences (GEKN) 
Updates: Approved for GEKN 11/2015, effective Fall 2016; New Course 11/2015, effective Fall 2016

Winter 2022 Course Sections

Fall 2021 Course Sections

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