Jan 16, 2021  
College Catalog 2020-2021 
    
College Catalog 2020-2021

CHE 151 Basic Chemistry for Health Science I

Credits: (3)
This course provides a study of chemistry at an introductory level, intended for students in the paramedical sciences (nursing, dental hygiene, respiratory therapy, etc). Topics include the nature of atoms, ionic and covalent bonding, nomenclature, chemical change and equilibrium, gas laws, properties of water and aqueous solutions, acids, bases and pH, and an introduction to organic and biochemical compounds. Not open to Math-Science students. Prerequisite(s): placement into MAT 084  or higher.