4credit(s) The first of a two semester sequence which introduces the basic concepts of chemistry by addressing: atomic and molecular structure, chemical and physical properties of materials, nomenclature, chemical reactions, stoichiometry, gas laws, and thermochemistry. These topics are studied in the context of inorganic and organic chemistry. Includes laboratory. Core Requirement(s): Counts toward core requirement: Scientific Perspectives of the Natural World. Prerequisite(s):MATH 122 or placement. Corequisite(s):CHEM 220L.