2018-2019 Academic Catalog and Student Handbook 
    
    Sep 18, 2019  
2018-2019 Academic Catalog and Student Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

CHM-225 Environmental Chemistry


Credits: 3
Contact Hours: Lec 2 Lab 2
Tier Rate: Tier I
Students in this course study the sources, reactions, transport and fate of chemical entities in the air, water and soil environment as well as their effects on human health. Topics of interest include: environmental chemistry of water pollution, water treatment, geochemistry, atmospheric chemistry, air pollution, hazardous materials, resources. The lab component consists of field activities, experiments and demonstrations to reinforce the concepts and ideas presented in lecture. Prerequisite(s): Grade of “C” or better in CHM 101  or CHM 160  and CHM 161 .