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CHEM 2601 - Introduction to Physical Chemistry

Credit(s): 3
Lecture Hour(s): 3
Lecture Hours Schedule Type: Blended, Lecture, Online
Lab Hour(s): 1.5

This course is a calculus-based development of the mathematical aspects of physical chemistry. Topics to be covered include ideal and real gases, thermodynamic relations, reaction mechanisms and catalysis, and the quantum mechanics of simple model systems and spectroscopy. Laboratory exercises will reinforce lecture topics and develop practical skills.

Prerequisite(s): CHEM 1201 , CHEM 1202 , MATH 1200 , and PHYS 1201 ; all with a grade of C- or higher.
Note: Labs will start the second week of the semester and will be held on alternating weeks for 3 hours.

General Science Option