Aug 09, 2022  
2022-2023 College Catalog and Student Handbook 
    
2022-2023 College Catalog and Student Handbook

CHEM1030

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CHEM 1030 - Chemistry


Academic Division:

Health Sciences


Academic Discipline:

Chemistry


Assistant Dean: Leesa Cox, MBA, PTA
3 Credit(s)
The course is to give the Allied Health and Nursing student an appreciation and understanding of general inorganic chemistry. Includes atomic and molecular structure, molecular forces, properties and states of matter, naming of chemical compounds, types and behaviors of solutions, types of reactions, acid base chemistry, carefully chosen organic topics with their applications to specific health problems. Laboratory exercises will enhance and reinforce lecture topics. (OTM approved course in Natural Sciences TMNS) UG
2 Lecture Hour(s);
Required Prerequisite Course(s): Take CHEM 1010  or high school chemistry AND MATH 0084  with a minimum grade of C-.

Required Concurrent Course(s): Take CHEM 1030L  

College Wide Outcomes
College-Wide Learning Outcomes Assessments - - How it is met & When it is met
Communication – Written  
Communication – Speech  
Intercultural Knowledge and Competence  
Critical Thinking  
Information Literacy  
Quantitative Literacy  

 



Student Learning Outcomes for Course
Outcomes Assessments – How it is met & When it is met

1. Use and apply the units of the metric system, demonstrate the ability to develop the correct

conversion factor to solve dimensional analysis problems

quizzes, laboratory exercises, worksheets, exam 1, final, met at end of semester

2. Predict the chemical behavior of the 1st 30 elements by their arrangement on the periodic table, Compare the characteristics of the subatomic particles making use of the periodic table

quizzes, laboratory exercises, worksheets, exam 1, final, met at end of semester

3. Given the various elements predict the way compounds will form and be able to write the name

and write the formula Identify the forces involved in compound formation

quizzes, laboratory exercises, worksheets, exam 1, final, met at end of semester

4. Distinguish between the basic chemical reactions and demonstrate how to balance chemical reactions and determine stoichiometric ratios

quizzes, laboratory exercises, worksheets, exam 1, final, met at end of semester

5. Be able to compare and contrast the differences between the states of matter how changes of state occur, and energy balances involved in these changes. Solve problems involving heat of fusion and heat of vaporization of water

quizzes, laboratory exercises, worksheets, exam 1, final, met at end of semesterquizzes, laboratory exercises, worksheets, exam 1, final, met at end of semester

6. Apply the Kinetic Molecular Theory of Gasses to analyze the behavior of gasses, explain the

difference between directly and indirectly proportional gas property behaviors, choose the

appropriate gas law to solve a problem

quizzes, laboratory exercises, worksheets, exam 1, final, met at end of semester

7. Describe the nature of aqueous solutions, how they are prepared, and their characteristics, predict their behavior upon erythrocytes

quizzes, laboratory exercises, worksheets, exam 2, final, met at end of semester

8. Categorize the properties of a solution and distinguish between various types of solutions demonstrate the ability to perform calculations involving concentrations

quizzes, laboratory exercises, worksheets, exam 2, final, met at end of semester

9. Be able to classify the differences between acids and bases, given the molarity of an acid or base calculate the pH, predict the results of an acid -base reaction, understand the bicarbonate blood buffering system, from given blood results be able the tell patient’s acid- base status

quizzes, laboratory exercises, worksheets, final, met at end of semester

10. Explain chirality ,D and L isomers and their effects on the behavior and of amino acids, sugars, predict how cis and trans isomers affect fatty acid behavior, explain the effects of hydrogen bonding on DNA function, understand the structure of proteins, explain the similarities and differences between steroid hormones, identify the central functional area of a drug Introductory Naming of organic compounds

quizzes, laboratory exercises, worksheets, final, met at end of semester
11. Current issues in chemistry will be discussed. Throughout the semester

12. Have completed laboratory experiments that test basic chemistry principles adapted from corresponding lecture topics

laboratory exercises, exams, final, met at end of semester

 



Standard Grading Scale
93-100      A

90 - 92      A-

87- 89       B+

83 - 86      B

80 -82       B-

77- 79       C+

73 - 76      C

70 -72       C-

67- 69       D+

63 - 66      D

60 -62       D-

00- 59       F


Statement on Diversity
North Central State College believes that every student is a valued and equal member of the community.*  Every student brings different experiences to the College, and all are important in enriching academic life and developing greater understanding and appreciation of one another. Therefore, NC State College creates an inclusive culture in which students feel comfortable sharing their experiences. Discrimination and prejudice have no place on the campus, and the College takes any complaint in this regard seriously. Students encountering aspects of the instruction that result in barriers to their sense of being included and respected should contact the instructor, assistant dean, or dean without fear of reprisal. 

*Inclusive of race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, national origin (ancestry), military status (past, present or future), disability, age (40 years or older), status as a parent during pregnancy and immediately after the birth of a child, status as a parent of a young child, status as a foster parent, genetic information, or sexual orientation, 


Standard NCSC Course Policies
Important information regarding College Procedures and Policies can be found on the syllabus supplement located at this link

 

 


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