Engineering - Course - Principles of Chemistry I

  • Course Code: CHEM281
  • Credits: 3
  • Hours Distribution: (3Crs.: 3Lec,0Lab)
  • Course Type: Basic Sciences and Mathematics Courses (BSMC)

Course Description

Introduction to the basic concepts and principles of chemistry including: Atoms, molecules, mole concept, chemical reactions and calculations, stoichiometry. Periodic table and properties of the elements, nomenclature. Theories of atomic structure, atomic spectra. Theories of chemical bonding. Covalent bonding and molecular structure: molecular geometry, VSEPR theory, valence bond theory, hybrid orbital and molecular orbital theory.