May 23, 2024  
Loyola Marymount University Bulletin 2015-2016 
Loyola Marymount University Bulletin 2015-2016 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

CHEM 340 Physical Chemistry

3 semester hours

The objective of this course is to introduce the student to the principles of physical chemistry, both to satisfy a requirement of the major and to serve as preparation to enrollment in subsequent in-depth courses in selective topics in physical chemistry. Topics include: properties of gases, chemical thermodynamics, chemical equilibria, colligative properties, electrochemistry, chemical kinetics, quantum mechanics, atomic and molecular spectoscopy.

Lecture, 3 hours.

Prerequisites: CHEM 222  and CHEM 223 ; MATH 123  or MATH 132 ; PHYS 201  or PHYS 254 .

University Core fulfilled: Flag: Quantitative Reasoning.