BYU Independent Study - Online Courses


Part 2

CHEM 043

Paper Course

$ 178.00

Instructor: Steven Haderlie MS
Credits: 0.50

Course Currently Unavailable


Chemistry, Part 1 (CHEM 041) and Algebra 1, Part 2 (ALG 053) or equivalent.


This course is a continuation of introductory chemistry and includes topics such as moles, states of matter, behaviors of gases, solutions, reaction rates, chemical equilibriums, solubility, acids and bases, oxidation-reduction reactions, electrochemistry, and nuclear chemistry. This course has few mathematical computations and includes several virtual lab demonstrations. This is the second half in a two-part General Chemistry series (CHEM 041 and CHEM 043).

Course Content:

1. The Mole
2. States of Matter
3. Behavior of Gases
4. Solutions
5. Cumulative Review - Lessons 1-4
6. Reaction Rates, Chemical Equilibrium, Solubility
7. Acids and Bases
8. Oxidation-Reduction Reactions and Electrochemistry
9. Nuclear Chemistry
10. Cumulative Review - Lessons 1-9

Paper Courses:

Assignments for this course can be submitted online or by mail, email, or fax. If you do not have reliable internet access the optional course packet includes bubble sheets to be mailed.


Students will need a scientific calculator and a computer with CD-ROM drive (Windows 2000/Mac OS X or newer). Virtual Chem Lab software does not currently work with the latest version of Mac OS (10.7). You will have to use this software on a PC, or an older version of Mac OS.
Required Materials Cost
   Chem 043 - Virtual ChemLab CD (Mac) and Periodic Table of Elements     Included in tuition
   Chem 043 - Virtual ChemLab CD and Periodic Table of Elements     Included in tuition
   Printed Course Packet     Included in tuition