College Prep Chemistry

CHEMISTRY (PS)

Grades 11-12 FULL YEAR

Prerequisite: Algebra                                                                             CREDIT: 1.2

Chemistry (PS) gives students a comprehensive course in chemistry with a balanced combination of theories, practical applications, and problem-solving techniques. It covers science vocabulary and terms, chemical equations, and the mole theory. Emphasis is placed on atomic structure, physical state of matter, and analytical methods. A comprehensive laboratory program is included to assist students in learning abstract chemical concepts. Chemistry (PS) is strongly recommended for those students who plan to attend a post secondary institute of learning.

This course expands upon the PDE Academic Standards for Science and Technology.