Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2015/2016
Canadian Excellence

CH110
Fundamentals of Chemistry I
0.5 Credit

Hours per week:
  • Lecture/Discussion: 3
  • Lab: 3 (biweekly)

This course is designed to be a first university-level course in chemistry. This course, followed by CH111, prepares students for further studies in all subdisciplines of chemistry as well as laying the chemical foundations for studies in related disciplines such as biology, physics, geography, anthropology and psychology. Topics covered include stoichiometry, gas laws, thermochemistry, models of the atom, trends in the periodic table, chemical bonding, 3-D structure of molecules, introduction to organic chemistry and reactions.

Additional Course Information
Prerequisites
OAC Chemistry or Grade 12U Chemistry.
Exclusions
CH100*, CH101*, CH120, SC100.
 

Senate/Editorial Changes

Senate Addition February 4, 2015: CH110 Exclusion added; effective September 1, 2015.
Senate Revision April 15, 2015: CH110 Description change; effective September 1, 2015.