An introduction to the properties, bonding, structure and reactivity of coordination complexes and main group compounds. Modern spectroscopic methods, solid state chemistry and bio-inorganic chemistry will also be covered. The laboratory component emphasizes the synthesis of inorganic compounds and the use of modern analytical instruments.


CHEM 111 with a minimum C- grade

Course Notes

CHEM 205 is an approved Quantitative/Analytical course for baccalaureate degrees.

CHEM 205 is an approved Science course. CHEM 205 is an approved Lab Science course.

Course Outlines

Please note: Course outlines of record posted may vary from the section syllabus distributed by each instructor (e.g. textbooks, assignments, timing of midterms).

Effective Term
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