CHEM 123 Chemistry for Everyone

Chemistry for the non-science major. Presentation of the world of chemistry from the viewpoint of the consumer and citizen. Investigation of fundamental principles of chemistry along with health and societal applications. Supplementary topics selected from areas of current social interest, such as air and water pollution, nuclear and alternative energy sources, and forensic science. Fosters an interest in science by preparing students to make effective decisions, and by developing critical thinking skills that can be applied to challenges in a changing world.

Units: 3.00

UC, CSU, Associate Degree Applicable

Prerequisites: None

Lecture: Minimum 48 hours per semester