General Chemistry for Life Scientists I

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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Fall
Winter
Spring
Summer
Remote
In-Person
Starting at $935.00
As few as 10 weeks
4.0

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.
Prerequisites
High school chemistry or equivalent background and three-and-a-half years of high school mathematics. 

Summer 2022 Schedule

Date & Time
Details
Format
 
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Saturday 9:00AM - 1:00PM PT
Available
See Details
Instructor: David James Watts
387241
Fee:
$935.00
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Location: Remote Classroom
Notes

Not open for credit to students with credit for CHEM 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: July 2, 2022. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after July 08, 2022
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 Jun 25, 2022
9:00AM PT - 1:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Sat Jul 2, 2022
9:00AM PT - 1:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Sat Jul 9, 2022
9:00AM PT - 1:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Sat Jul 16, 2022
9:00AM PT - 1:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Sat Jul 23, 2022
9:00AM PT - 1:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Sat Jul 30, 2022
9:00AM PT - 1:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Sat Aug 6, 2022
9:00AM PT - 1:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Sat Aug 13, 2022
9:00AM PT - 1:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Sat Aug 20, 2022
9:00AM PT - 1:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Sat Aug 27, 2022
9:00AM PT - 1:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
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Tuesday 6:00PM - 10:00PM PT
Available
See Details
Instructor: David James Watts
387242
Fee:
$935.00
In-Personformat icon
Location: UCLA Extension DTLA
Notes

Not open for credit to students with credit for CHEM 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: June 28, 2022. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after July 04, 2022
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
Tue Jun 21, 2022
6:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 107A
Lecture
Tue Jun 28, 2022
6:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 107A
Lecture
Tue Jul 5, 2022
6:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 107A
Lecture
Tue Jul 12, 2022
6:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 107A
Lecture
Tue Jul 19, 2022
6:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 107A
Lecture
Tue Jul 26, 2022
6:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 107A
Lecture
Tue Aug 2, 2022
6:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 107A
Lecture
Tue Aug 9, 2022
6:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 107A
Lecture
Tue Aug 16, 2022
6:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 107A
Lecture
Tue Aug 23, 2022
6:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 107A

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