CHEM 010 HN. Foundations of Chemical Principles - Honors

Topics will be drawn from the CHEM 010  curriculum but discussed in greater detail and with a higher degree of mathematical rigor. Special emphasis will be placed on the correlation of molecular structure and reactivity, with examples drawn from such fields as biological, transition metal, organic, polymer, and environmental chemistry. Some familiarity with elementary calculus concepts will be assumed. Can only be taken as either a first or second year student.
Prerequisite: Performance on the departmental placement examination taken the week prior to the start of classes of a student's first-year at Swarthmore.
Natural sciences and engineering practicum.
One laboratory period weekly.
1 credit.
Fall 2021. Miller.
Fall 2022. Miller.
Catalog chapter: Chemistry and Biochemistry  
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