Chemistry courses

CHE101 - College Chemistry
(4 credits)An introductory course in inorganic chemistry. The treatment of topics is predominantly descriptive and the content is especially suited to meet the needs of students whose programs require only one year of chemistry. A fee is associated with this course (http://www.nwciowa.edu/tuition/fees).
CHE102 - College Chemistry
(4 credits)An introductory course in organic and biological chemistry. The content is especially suited to meet the needs of students whose programs require only one year of chemistry.Prerequisite: CHE101. A fee is associated with this course (http://www.nwciowa.edu/tuition/fees).
CHE105 - Topics in Chemistry
A fee is associated with this course (http://www.nwciowa.edu/tuition/fees).
CHE108 - General, Organic and Biological Chemistry
(4 credits) General, Organic, and Biological Chemistry (GOB) is a one-semester survey ofinorganic, organic and biological principles. Topics include atomic andmolecular structure, chemical reactions, organic and biological molecules,solutions, acid-base chemistry and metabolism. The treatment of topics ispredominantly descriptive and the course is recommended for programs thatrequire one semester of chemistry.Prerequisite: Admission to the RN to BSN degree completion program.Note: Does not count toward any biology, chemistry or biochemistrymajor or minor.
CHE111 - General Chemistry
(4 credits)An introductory course in chemistry that emphasizes physical and inorganic concepts, problems and calculations. Topics include chemical reactions, stoichiometry, properties of gases, thermochemistry, theories of atomic structure, and chemical bonding. The general chemistry sequence (Chemistry 111 and Chemistry 112) is recommended for students with good math / science preparations who intend to proceed to advanced courses in chemistry, the biological sciences or engineering.Prerequisites: high school chemistry and ACT math and natural science scores above the 74th percentile. A fee is associated with this course (http://www.nwciowa.edu/tuition/fees).
CHE112 - General Chemistry
(4 credits)A continuation of Chemistry 111. Topics covered include kinetics, thermodynamics, chemical equilibria, acid-base chemistry and nuclear chemistry.Prerequisite: CHE111 or consent of the instructor. A fee is associted with this course (http://www.nwciowa.edu/tuition/fees).
CHE211 - Quantitative Analysis
(4 credits; alternate years, consult department)The theory and practice of volumetric and gravimetric analysis, including the use of oxidation-reduction reactions and spectrophotometry.Prerequisite: CHE112 or CHE102 and permission of instructor. A fee is associated with this course (http://www.nwciowa.edu/tuition/fees).
CHE315 - Instrumental Analysis
(4 credits; alternate years, consult department)A study of the theory and operation of common laboratory instruments. Topics include: infrared, visible and ultraviolet spectroscopy; atomic absorption and emission spectroscopy; nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy; mass spectrometry; gas and liquid chromatography; electrochemical methods.Prerequisite: CHE211. A fee is associated with this course (http://www.nwciowa.edu/tuition/fees).
CHE321 - Organic Chemistry
(4 credits)The study of carbon compounds and their functional groups, including nomenclature, synthesis, reactions, structures, mechanisms and spectroscopic analysis.Prerequisites: CHE102 or 112 or permission of instructor. A fee is associated with this course (http://www.nwciowa.edu/tuition/fees).
CHE322 - Organic Chemistry
(4 credits)A continuation of the study of carbon compounds and their functional groups, including nomenclature, synthesis, reactions, structures, mechanisms and spectroscopic analysis.Prerequisite: CHE321. A fee is associated with this course (http://www.nwciowa.edu/tuition/fees).
CHE326 - Biochemistry: Proteins and Metabolism
(4 credits)A fundamental course surveying biomolecules, catabolism, bioenergetics and biosynthesis. Prerequisites: CHE321 and 322. A fee is associated with this course (http://www.nwciowa.edu/tuition/fees).
CHE398 - Directed Study
CHE411 - Advanced Inorganic Chemistry
A study of the chemistry of metals and nonmetals with an emphasis on periodicity, chemical bonding, structure and reaction mechanisms.Prerequisite:CHE322.(3 credits; alternate years, consult department)
CHE417 - Internship
(4 credits may apply toward the major)
CHE425 - Biology/Chemistry Research Seminar
A weekly research seminar of in- progress studies in chemistry and biology by Northwestern students, faculty and selected invited guests from other institutions. Featuchemistry: Proteins and Metabolism A fundamental course surveying biomolecres presentation, discussion, analysis and critique of original research.Prerequisite: permission of instructor. (1/4 credit; non-yearly, consult department)
CHE433 - Introductory Physical Chemistry
(4 credits; alternate years, consult department)An introductory course in chemical thermodynamics, quantum chemistry and chemical kinetics.Prerequisites: MAT112 and 211; and either chemistry: Proteins and Metabolism A fundamental course surveying biomolecCHE112 or PHY212. A fee is associated with this course (http://www.nwciowa.edu/tuition/fees).
CHE433WI - Introductory Physical Chemistry
CHE436 - Intermediate Physical Chemistry
(4 credits; alternate years, consult department)An intermediate course in chemical thermodynamics, quantum chemistry, and chemical kinetics.Prerequisite: CHE433x. A fee is associated with this course (http://www.nwciowa.edu/tuition/fees)
CHE499 - Honors Research
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