Science - Course - Principles of Chemistry

  • Course Code: CHEM241
  • Credits: 3
  • Hours Distribution: (3Crs.:3Lec)
  • Course Type: Faculty Core (FC)

Course Description

A study of the fundamental concepts of chemistry including matter and measurement, atoms, molecules, ions, moles, nomenclature, atomic and molecular weights. Stoichiometry. Chemical reactions, quantitative calculations. Periodic table, atomic structure, periodic properties of the elements, chemical bonding, molecular structure. The gaseous, liquid, and solid states of matter. Properties of solutions, aqueous reactions and solution stoichiometry. Thermochemistry, chemical thermodynamics, chemical kinetics, chemical equilibrium, acids, bases and ionic equilibria, electrochemistry, nuclear chemistry and coordination chemistry.