Chemistry for Health Sciences

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Description: CHEM351/CHEM351L is an introductory course, which is designed exclusively for Health Sciences for Pre-Nursing majors. Basic concepts in general, organic and biological chemistry are covered. The course is designed to show the centrality of chemistry between the physical and life sciences. Topics covered will include measurement and unit conversion, atomic and molecular structure of matter, solutions, acid/base chemistry, organic chemistry and structure of proteins, carbohydrates, and fats. Laboratory portion of the course provides first hand experiences that inform, illustrate, expand, and reinforce major concepts discussed in lecture.

Registration for this course includes lecture (CHEM351) and lab (CHEM351L).

Upcoming Chemistry for Health Sciences Course Offerings:
Sep 21, 2018 - Oct 17, 2018 (Friday/Saturday/Sunday)

Prerequisites: High School Diploma or equivalent
Lecture Hours: 60
Lab Hours: 30
Total Units: 5
Course Format: All Accelerated Science Courses take place in 4 or 5 weeks. Most classes and laboratories are offered on either Friday/Saturday or Saturday/Sunday in addition to some weekday offerings. All courses repeat regularly, giving many opportunities to complete the course(s) you want.

Classes fill quickly, so please do not wait to apply. Students are registered on a first-come, first-served basis. All courses are listed in SCU publications and the application regardless of the current number of registrants. Registration is not confirmed until an email is sent. If you do not receive a confirmation email, please confirm registration by emailing [email protected].

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