CP Chemistry


Course Title: CP Chemistry

Course ID: 603103

Grade Level:10-12

UC/CSU a-g: area “d”

Prerequisite:  Grade of C or better in CP Biology.  Students who have completed IM1 with a grade of B or better may take this course concurrently with IM2.   Placement recommendation:  IM2 strongly recommended.

Designed to provide college-preparatory students with a mathematical and laboratory-oriented instruction in basic chemistry. Chemistry includes formula and equation writing, atomic theory, stoichiometry, gas laws, nuclear chemistry, acid-base reactions, qualitative analysis, and an introduction to organic chemistry. Students are expected to have algebra and problem-solving skills and will be required to prepare lab reports, complete problem sets, and participate in laboratory and discussion exercises.