Fall '19 CHEM&161-02

Chem&161 Sec. 02 (item #1780) : 11:00 AM–1:05 PM W, F in CC1-020, Lab M 12:00 - 2:30 PM in CC1-330

Monday, Jan-07 through Friday, Mar-22. The first day of the course is Lab in CC1-330 (1/7). See information below.

(Please contact other instructors for information on other sections.)

Instructor:  David Reichgott
Office Hours: W, F 10:15 – 10:50 am; M 11:15 am – 11:50 am (M may be in CC1-330); usually available after lab.

Contact (email preferred): dreichgott@cascadia.edu  (or by Canvas messages, which forward automatically); 425-352-8165.

The complete 161 / 162 / 163 sequence is offered W, Sp, Su '19, and not repeated until Fall '19. There will be two or three sections of Spring CHEM&162 (contingent on enrollment) and one or two sections of Summer CHEM&163. See the on-line class schedule.

Registration Information (you will need item number 1780 and select Winter session).

Textbook: Gilbert, Kriss, Foster, Davies, “Chemistry: The Science in Context,” 4th ed (2015); ISBN 978-0-393-91937-0 (hardcover; loose-leaf and ebook formats are welcome).  Access to SmartWork is not required and you may purchase a used copy without a key code.

A Canvas site (on-line course support) will be available. It will also be required for the course in case of college closure or instructor absence. Course content, including daily class notes, will be posted under Files. See: https://cascadia.instructure.com . If you are not yet registered, this current web page will contain the first week's documents.

Late add policy:
If there is no wait list, late adds made be made 1/7 and 1/9. If there is a wait list a few wait-listed students may be enrolled in order of priority of the wait list.  Please attend the 1/7 lab and 1/9 class. A decision will be made at the end of class on 1/9 for those in attendance who have attended both 1/7 and 1/9. NO additions will be made after 1/9.

Laboratory Information:
All lab experiments will be on Canvas. The first lab is Monday, 1/7, the first day of the quarter, which will be the experiment “Introduction to the Visible Spectrophotometer.” Please read this, and also the Table of Contents and Appendices file (both on Canvas). You will need to read the Safety Protocol (pp. 4 - 5) and complete a signature form in lab.  Please have a laboratory notebook and safety goggles as described in the Syllabus and Lab Manual; if you do not have goggles on 1/7, they will be provided for you on this date only.

A preliminary Syllabus will be available here about Dec 1.

Tentative Schedule