This course will provide a detailed examination of the properties of matter and is intended for science majors in fulfillment of the AS Degree (Option I) lab science requirements. Topics include the study of aqueous equilibria, atmospheric chemistry, thermodynamics, electrochemistry, nuclear chemistry, coordination compounds, and organic chemistry. Formerly CHEM 123, General Chemistry III. Prerequisite: Grade of C- or higher in CHEM&162. This course satisfies the chemistry requirement for the nursing degree.