Catalogue 2012 - 2013

CHEM 421 Inorganic Chemistry

Credits

3 cr.

Prerequisite

CHEM 210, CHEM 211, CHEM 220, and CHEM 221.

Course Description

This is a theoretical course discussing the wave mechanical concept of electronic structure and modern bonding theories including molecular orbitals. Additional topics include periodic properties, covalent and ionic compounds, advanced acid-base and solvent interactions, and the structure, properties, and reactions of coordination compounds.

Distribution

MR

Offered

Offered in alternate years.