Chemistry Summer Classes

Forensic Science
Session II, July 5 - August 8, 2017
Rose Hill: TWTh, 6 - 9 p.m.

An introductory lecture and laboratory course designed for non-science majors who have not taken chemistry. A study of the methods and techniques in forensic toxicology: glass and soil, paints, fibers, hair, blood, body fluids, fingerprints, tool marks, and firearms. Several short lab experiments will be required. Syllabus

Course Number: CHEM 1110 R21, CRN: 10195
Instructor: Beer
3 credits


General Chemistry I Lecture
Session I, May 30 - June 29, 2017
Rose Hill: MTWTh, 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.

A course covering the fundamental laws and theories of chemistry, including chemical equations, atomic structure, gas laws, and chemical bonding. (Coreq: General Chemistry I Lab) Syllabus

Course Number: CHEM 1321 R11, CRN: 10038
Instructor: Shoja
4 credits


General Chemistry II Lecture
Session II, July 5 - August 8, 2017
Rose Hill: MTWTh, 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.

A continuation of CHEM 1321, including kinetics, equilibrium, elementary thermodynamics, and electrochemistry. (Prereq: General Chemistry I Lecture; Coreq: General Chemistry II Lab) Syllabus

Course Number: CHEM 1322 R21, CRN: 10189
Instructor: Shoja
4 credits


General Chemistry I Lab
Session I, May 30 - June 29, 2017
Rose Hill: MTWTh, 12:30 - 4:30 p.m.

A selection of experiments designed to correspond to the material covered in CHEM 1321. An abbreviated qualitative analysis is also included. Lab fee. (Coreq: General Chemistry I Lecture) Syllabus

Course Number: CHEM 1331 R11, CRN: 10039
Instructor: Shoja
2 credits


General Chemistry I Lab
Session I, May 30 - June 29, 2017
Rose Hill: MTWTh, 12:30 - 4:30 p.m.

A selection of experiments designed to correspond to the material covered in CHEM 1321. An abbreviated qualitative analysis is also included. Lab fee. (Coreq: General Chemistry I Lecture) Syllabus

Course Number: CHEM 1331 R12, CRN: 10040
Instructor: Beer
2 credits


General Chemistry II Lab
Session II, July 5 - August 8, 2017
Rose Hill: MTWTh, 12:30 - 4:30 p.m.

A selection of experiments designed to correspond to the material covered in CHEM 1322. An abbreviated qualitative analysis is also included. Lab fee. (Prereq: General Chemistry I Lecture and Lab; Coreq: General Chemistry II Lecture) Syllabus

Course Number: CHEM 1332 R21, CRN: 10190 
Instructor: Shoja
2 credits


General Chemistry II Lab
Session II, July 5 - August 8, 2017
Rose Hill: MTWTh, 12:30 - 4:30 p.m.

A selection of experiments designed to correspond to the material covered in CHEM 1322. An abbreviated qualitative analysis is also included. Lab fee. (Prereq: General Chemistry I Lecture and Lab; Coreq: General Chemistry II Lecture) 

Course Number: CHEM 1332 R22, CANCELLED
Instructor: Beer
2 credits


Organic Chemistry I Lecture
Session I, May 30 - June 29, 2017
Rose Hill: MTWTh, 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.

An introduction to bonding, structure, and reactivity of organic compounds, including aliphatic and aromatic hydrocarbons, alkyl halides, and alcohols. Concepts include orbital hybridization, stereochemistry, equilibrium reactions, transition state theory, and kinetics. Reaction mechanisms and structure elucidation are emphasized. (Coreq: Organic Chemistry I Lab) Syllabus

Course Number: CHEM 2521 R11, CRN: 10041
Instructor: Saba
4 credits


Organic Chemistry II Lecture
Session II, July 5 - August 8, 2017
Rose Hill: MTWTh, 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.

A continuation of CHEM 2521. Concentrates on the chemistry of aromatic, carbonyl, and amino compounds, with particular emphasis on reaction mechanism and synthesis. Includes descriptive chemistry of biologically important molecules such as carbohydrates, proteins, and lipids. Aspects of synthetically important cycloaddition reactions will also be discussed. (Prereq: Organic Chemistry I Lecture; Coreq: Organic Chemistry II Lab) Syllabus

Course Number: CHEM 2522 R21, CRN: 10192
Instructor:  Ciaccio
4 credits


Organic Chemistry I Lab
Session I, May 30 - June 29, 2017
Rose Hill: MTWTh, 12:30 - 4:30 p.m.

A laboratory course introducing the students to the experimental techniques of organic chemistry. Lab fee. (Coreq: Organic Chemistry I Lecture) Syllabus

Course Number: CHEM 2541 R11, CLOSED
Instructor: Saba
2 credits


Organic Chemistry I Lab
Session I, May 30-June 29, 2017
Rose Hill: MTWTh, 12:30 - 4:30 p.m.

A laboratory course introducing the students to the experimental techniques of organic chemistry. Lab fee. (Coreq: Organic Chemistry I Lecture) Syllabus

Course Number: CHEM 2541 R12, CRN: 10043
Instructor: Ciaccio
2 credits


Organic Chemistry II Lab
Session II, July 5 - August 8, 2017
Rose Hill: MTWTh, 12:30 - 4:30 p.m.

A continuation of CHEM 2541. Lab fee. (Prereq: Organic Chemistry I Lecture and Lab; Coreq: Organic Chemistry II Lecture) Syllabus

Course Number: CHEM 2542 R21, CLOSED
Instructor: Saba
2 credits


Organic Chemistry II Lab
Session II, July 5 - August 8, 2017
Rose Hill: MTWTh, 12:30 - 4:30 p.m.

A continuation of CHEM 2541. Lab fee. (Prereq: Organic Chemistry I Lecture and Lab; Coreq: Organic Chemistry II Lecture) Syllabus

Course Number: CHEM 2542 R22, CRN: 10194
Instructor: Ciaccio
2 credits