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NR 190
Water Quality and Environmental Chemistry


Credits: 5
Clock Hours per Quarter: 60

AA Discipline:

Lecture Hours:40    Lab Hours:20


Description
Introductory chemistry course for non science majors. The lectures will focus on the basic chemistry concepts and the development of green chemistry philosophies and practices. Lab sections will focus on water quality analysis methods and reporting.

Intended Learning Outcomes
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the periodic table.
  • Ability to identify molecules and compounds and explain their interaction with water.
  • Demonstrate the ability to follow analytical methods and QA/QC protocols.
  • Demonstrate an ability to collect and report analytical data.

  • Course Topics
  • Environmental Protecting Agency
  • Env/green/organic chemistry
  • Building blocks of chemistry
  • Quality control
  • Chemical bonds
  • Chemical Rxns
  • Properties of water
  • Microbiology
  • Regional watershed
  • State and federal water quality legislation

  • Syllabi Listing See ALL Quarters
    Course
    Year Quarter
    Item
    Instructor  
    NR 190
    Spring 2013
    1331
    Melissa Holecek


    Two Year Projected Schedule

    Year One* Year Two**
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini 
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    Spring
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    *If fall quarter starts on an odd year (2003, 2005, etc.), it's Year One.
    **
    If fall quarter starts on an even year (2002, 2004, etc.), it's Year Two.