Intro Chemistry for Allied Health

CHEM 1406


SCHEDULE (subject to change as needed)

Tuesday - October 10
   Lecture - test over writing and naming formulas and mass calculations
Monday - October 9
    Lecture -
review for test over writing and naming formulas and mass calculations
    Quiz - dilutions
Friday - October 6
   Lecture -  Molarity
   Quiz - percent solutions
Thursday - October 5
    Lecture - Dilutions
    Quiz - stoichiometry
Wednesday - October 4
    Lecture - 
Solutions and Percent Solution
    Lab - naming and writing formulas
Tuesday - October 3
    Lecture - 
practice molecular mass, percent composition and moles
    Quiz - moles
Monday - October 2
    Lab -
simple stoichiometry
    Quiz -
molecular Mass and percent composition
Friday - September 29
   Lecture - Moles
    Quiz - types of chemical reactions

Thursday - September 28
    Lecture -
Molecular Mass and Percent Composition
    Quiz - balancing equations
Wednesday - September 27
    Lab - Types of chemical reactions
    Quiz -
naming ternary formulas
Tuessday - September 26
    Lecture -
Practice writing and naming formulas
    Quiz - naming binary formulas

Monday - September 25
    Lecture -
 Balancing equations
    Quiz - calculating oxidation numbers

Friday - September 22
   Lecture - Naming ternary formulas
    Quiz - writing ternary formulas

Thursday - September 21
    Lecture -
Naming binary formulas
    Quiz - writing binary formulas
Wednesday - September 20
    Lecture -
Writing fomulas (binary), Writing formulas (ternary) and calculating oxidation numbers


Tuesday - September 19
   Lecture -  Test over Chapters 1 and 2 and 4 and 9
Monday - September 18
   Lecture -  Review for test over Chapters 1 and 2 and 4 and 9
    Quiz - radiation protection and radioisotopic dating

Friday - September 15
    Lecture - writing ternary formulas
    Quiz - group name,metals,
Thursday - September 14
    Lab - radiation protection demo and video
   Quiz - types of radioactivity, natural radioactivity and half-life
Wednesday - September 13
    Lecture - 
writing binary formulas
    Quiz - Subatomic particles, ions and isotopes
Tuesday - September 12
    Lecture - Nuclear Chemistry - half-life, and radioisotopic dating, fission / fusion and radiation protection
    Quiz - density
Monday - September 11
    Lecture - oxidation numbers and valence and Nuclear Chemistry - types of radioactivity, natural radioactivity
    Quiz - elemental symbols and names
Friday - September 8
    Lecture - isotopes
, group name, electron configuration oxidation numbers and valence
    Quiz - States of matter, Compounds and elements, Properties of Matter, Formulas and Mixtures
Thursday - September 7
    Lab - density
    Quiz - temperature conversions
Wednesday - September 6
    Lecture - 
Properties of matter, metals, Structure of the atom, atomic and mass numbers, and ions
    Quiz - metric/English conversions
Tuesday - September 5
    Lecture -
States of matter, Compounds and elements and Symbols
    Quiz - metric/ metric conversions
Monday - September 4
    Lecture - no class

Friday - September 1
    Lecture - Metric System - English to metric conversion and Temperature conversions
Thursday - August 31
    Lab - Chemical Laboratory Safety
Wednesday - August 30
    Lecture -  Metric System - metric to metric and English to metric conversion

Tuesday - August 29
    Lecture - Mass, and Scientific  Notation, Rounding numbers and metric system
Monday - August 28
    Lecture - review course syllabus, Science and Scientific Method


COURSE DESCRIPTION

CHEM 1406 General Chemistry for Allied Health Majors (3-3-4) This is a survey course introducing chemistry to allied health students. Topics may include inorganic, organic, biochemistry, food/physiological chemistry, environmental/consumer chemistry.


REQUIRED TEXT/MANUALS

Principles of General, Organic, and Biological Chemistry - Janis Smith, McGraw Hill, Latest Edition


SYLLABUS

CHEM 1406


COURSE OUTLINE (Outline)

Introduction 

Measurements  and Metric System

Matter and Energy  

Atomic structure  

Nuclear Chemistry  

The Structure of Compounds

The Language of Chemistry

Chemical reactions

Mole Concept  

Stoichiometry

Solutions

Gas Law

Acids and Bases

Organic - Alkanes (saturated)

Organic - Alkenes and Alkynes (unsaturated)

Organic - Aromatics (benzene)

Organic - Alcohols and Ethers

Organic - Ketones and Aldehydes

Organic - Carboxylic Acids and Derivatives

Organic - Amines

Polymers

Carbohydrates

Proteins and Amino Acids

Lipids, Fats and Steroids

Nucleic Acids