Introduction to General Chemistry
CHEM 60 (5) Units

UC:CSU

Prerequisite: None. Recommended: Mathematics 120.
Corequisite: None. Recommended: Concurrent enrollment in Mathematics 125.
Lecture, 3 hours; laboratory/discussion, 4 hours.

Elementary Chemical Principles and Law with applications to industrial, environmental and health issues. The Laboratory will introduce safety, scientific observation, measurement, and use of chemicals. The course will emphasize Chemical Stoichiometry and Gas Law Calculations. Students who have not studied chemistry in high school must take this course or Chemistry 68 prior to enrollment in Chemistry 101. This course is recommended for students who have been away from high school chemistry for two or more years. No credit given for this course if student has already passed Chemistry 68.
MAXIMUM UC CREDIT FOR ANY COMBINATION OF CHEM 60 OR 68 IS ONE COURSE. NO UC CREDIT FOR 60 OR 68 IF TAKEN AFTER 101.