Spring 2012 not offered
|Certificates: Environmental Studies|
This course for is designed for students with college-level general and organic chemistry background. Examples of subject topics to be covered include thermodynamics of energy production, solar fusion and fission power, chemical kinetics and transport models for air pollution (photochemical smog and ozone depletion), acid rain, health effects of air pollution and water pollution, and analytical methods such as trace detection and standardization. Analysis and criticism of environmental literature are included.
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|Course Format: Lecture / Discussion||Grading Mode: Graded|
||Prerequisites: (CHEM141 AND CHEM142 AND CHEM251 AND CHEM257) OR (CHEM143 AND CHEM144 AND CHEM251 AND CHEM257)
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (CES)(CHEM-MN)(CHEM-Track A)(CHEM-Track B)(CIS)(ENVS)
Spiro & Stigliani, CHEMISTRY OF THE ENVIRONMENT
|Examination and Assignments: |
Two exams, one paper, homework
|Additional Requirements and/or Comments: |
AP5 in Chemistry can be substituted for Intro to Chemistry but will require prerequisite override. This means a year of Intro to Chemistry and 1 semester of Organic and 257 Lab.