Chemistry 163 (CHEM&163-03) Summer, 2018

Chem&163 Section 01 (item #2460): 
M, W, Th: 9:00–11:05 AM in CC1-031; Lab Tu 8:05 - 11:10 AM in CC1-330
July 2 through August 23, 2018

Prerequisite:  Chemistry 162 with a grade of 2.0 or better.  If you did not complete 162 at Cascadia, you may be asked to provide evidence of your grade from an equivalent course.
The Summer quarter is 8 weeks, and the course is fast-paced.  You should NOT plan on absences.

Instructor: Dr. David Reichgott (CC2-389) 
Office Phone/Voice Mail 425-352-8165
Office Hours:  M, W, Th 8:30 – 9:00 am and 11:05 – 11:30 am from Jul-02 to Aug 23.
        Appointments and “drop-ins” are welcome; stop in any time my door is open.

Text: Gilbert, Kriss, Foster, Davies, “Chemistry: The Science in Context,” 4th ed (2105); 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. .

All course information is available on Canvas, including the preliminary schedule and the tentative course syllabus.  IF YOU ARE NOT YET REGISTERED and need course documents, see the links on this page.

Content: Chapters 14 through 27 and 19 through 21 of Gilbert. Rate laws and factors affecting kinetics, equilibrium as a dynamic state, acid/base, ion and redox equilibria, buffer systems, coordination complexes, electrochemistry, nuclear chemistry, and structure and function of DNA, RNA, and proteins. Laboratory extends content, emphasizing experimental design, analysis, project activity, communication of results, and safety.
In the event of college closure (weather, power failure, or other reason) or instructor absence, all course content and materials will be posted on Canvas.

Lab information: Printed lab manuals will NOT be available at the Bookstore. All lab manual content will be posted on Canvas.

The first lab meeting is Tuesday, July 3: "Rate of Reaction, Parts 1 and 2", linked below in two parts.
Print the experiment from this page or from Canvas, bring the completed Prelaboratory assignment to lab.

Overloads: I will accommodate up to two overloads from the wait list in priority order. If you are wait-listed, please come on Monday 7/2 by 8:30 to see if there is space.

Syllabus Chem 163-01 Summer 18

Preliminary Schedule

Unit 1

Laboratory Documents:

Chem 163 Lab Manual Intro_Appendices