Atomic and Molecular Structure, Equilibria, Acids, and Bases

CHEM XL 14A
This course provides an introduction to physical and general chemistry and is geared towards pre-medical and pre-health students. This course is the first course in the general and organic chemistry series.
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Classroom
Starting at $925.00
As few as 11 weeks
4.0 Credits

What you can learn.

  • Write basic chemical equations
  • Master introductory quantum mechanics
  • Master the basics of molecular structures
  • Establish a strong foundation of acids and bases
  • Prepare for organic chemistry

About this course:

This course provides an introduction to physical and general chemistry principles; atomic structure based on quantum mechanics; atomic properties; trends in the periodic table; chemical bonding (Lewis structures, VSEPR theory, hybridization, and molecular orbital theory); gaseous and aqueous equilibria; properties of inorganic and organic acids, bases, and buffers; and titrations. Transferable for UC credit.
Suggested Prerequisites

It is advisable that you complete the following (or equivalent) since they are prerequisites for Atomic and Molecular Structure, Equilibria, Acids, and Bases.

High school chemistry or equivalent background and three-and-a-half years of high school mathematics. Students who lack the necessary background should enroll in Chemistry 917.

Fall 2018 Schedule

These courses meet in person and make use of an online presence to varying degrees.

Available
-
Saturday 9:00AM - 1:00PM
Location: UCLA
Instructor: David James Watts
362951
Fee:
$925.00
7 days left. Enroll by Sep 29, 2018
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Notes

No meeting November 24.

Not open for credit to students with credit for Chemistry 11A or 20A. This is the first chemistry course in the sequence for premedical and other pre-allied health studies.

Fulfills in part the UCLA General Education requirement for Physical Sciences.

Visitors not permitted. Enrollment deadline: October 6, 2018. No refund after October 13, 2018. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 13, 2018
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Book: Chemical Principles: The Quest for Insight by Peter Atkins, Loretta L. Jones, Leroy E. Laverman
(Optional) Molecular Model Kit
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Sat Sep 29, 2018
9:00AM - 1:00PM
UCLA
Young Hall CS76
Lecture
Sat Oct 6, 2018
9:00AM - 1:00PM
UCLA
Young Hall CS76
Lecture
Sat Oct 13, 2018
9:00AM - 1:00PM
UCLA
Young Hall CS76
Lecture
Sat Oct 20, 2018
9:00AM - 1:00PM
UCLA
Young Hall CS76
Lecture
Sat Oct 27, 2018
9:00AM - 1:00PM
UCLA
Young Hall CS76
Lecture
Sat Nov 3, 2018
9:00AM - 1:00PM
UCLA
Young Hall CS76
Lecture
Sat Nov 10, 2018
9:00AM - 1:00PM
UCLA
Young Hall CS76
Lecture
Sat Nov 17, 2018
9:00AM - 1:00PM
UCLA
Young Hall CS76
Lecture
Sat Dec 1, 2018
9:00AM - 1:00PM
UCLA
Young Hall CS76
Lecture
Sat Dec 8, 2018
9:00AM - 1:00PM
UCLA
Young Hall CS76
Available
-
Wednesday 6:00PM - 10:00PM
Instructor: David James Watts
362972
Fee:
$925.00
4 days left. Enroll by Sep 26, 2018
See Details
Notes

Not open for credit to students with credit for Chemistry 11A or 20A. This is the first chemistry course in the sequence for premedical and other pre-allied health studies.

Fulfills in part the UCLA General Education requirement for Physical Sciences.

Enrollment deadline: October 3, 2018. No refund after October 10, 2018. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 10, 2018
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Book: Chemical Principles: The Quest for Insight by Peter Atkins, Loretta L. Jones, Leroy E. Laverman
(Optional) Molecular Model Kit
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Wed Sep 26, 2018
6:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 107A
Lecture
Wed Oct 3, 2018
6:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 107A
Lecture
Wed Oct 10, 2018
6:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 107A
Lecture
Wed Oct 17, 2018
6:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 107A
Lecture
Wed Oct 24, 2018
6:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 107A
Lecture
Wed Oct 31, 2018
6:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 107A
Lecture
Wed Nov 7, 2018
6:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 107A
Lecture
Wed Nov 14, 2018
6:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 107A
Lecture
Wed Nov 21, 2018
6:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 107A
Lecture
Wed Nov 28, 2018
6:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 107A
Lecture
Wed Dec 5, 2018
6:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 107A

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