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CHEM 107 - Fundamentals of Chemistry (GT-SC2)

  • 4 credits
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Atomic/molecular theory, gases, liquids, solids, solutions, acid/base and oxidation/reduction reactions, kinetics, selected topics. Quantitative reasoning but with less focus on mathematical calculations than CHEM 111/CHEM 113. For students in science-related programs requiring one semester of general chemistry. Credit allowed for only one of the following: CHEM 107, CHEM 111, or CHEM 117.

This course meets the All-University Core Curriculum (AUCC) requirements for Biological/Physical Sciences (Category 3A) and is approved under gtPathways in the content area of Natural and Physical Sciences without Lab (GT-SC2).


MATH 117 or MATH 127 or MATH 141 or MATH 155 or MATH 160 or MATH 161 or MATH 229 or MATH 261 or concurrent registration in MATH 141 or MATH 155 or MATH 160 or MATH 161 or MATH 229 or MATH 261.

Textbooks and Materials

Section 801


  • Introduction to Chemistry with ALEKS, 5th Ed. (2019)
    Rich Bauer, James Birk, Pamela Marks
    ISBN: 1259911144
    Please note that there is a charge of $10.00 for the use of the McGraw Hill proctoring option for quizzes.

Textbooks and materials can be purchased at the CSU Bookstore unless otherwise indicated.