CHEM 311 (901) (33085) - SUMMER 2017

CHEM 311

Chemicals and the Environment

 A survey on chemicals of natural and industrial origin found in the environment, with emphasis on the chemical reactions of these substances and the effect on the quality of life on planet Earth.The areas covered are: chemical structures, inorganic and organic chemicals of natural and synthetic origins and the reactions of these chemicals, the effects of these chemicals on the environment (the atmosphere, soil, water ways, plants, and animals, especially human nutrition and health.)

 Satisfies the Liberal Studies requirement for Earth Science. Intended for the non-chemistry major.  

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Course No: 33085
Units: 3.0
Begin Date: June 5, 2017
End Date: July 8, 2017
Begin Time: Online
End Time: Online
Meeting Days: Online
Location: Online
Instructor: Karno Ng