CHM 1020 Chemistry in Your Life

A non-laboratory course designed for non-science majors. This course introduces the basic concepts of chemistry and how they affect our lives. Topics covered may include matter, the periodic table, air, water, energy, plastics, food, personal care and drug products, and other current real world topics. This course is not a prerequisite for limited access health programs and is not recommended for science majors.


3 cr.


REA0017 or REA0011 or REA0019 (completed with grade “C” or higher) and MAT0028 or MAT0022 or MAT0055 (completed with grade of “P” or “C” or higher) or appropriate placement test score. Students who are not required to take the common placement test or enroll in developmental education courses do not have to satisfy prerequisites.