CHEM 7450G Chemistry Teaching Laboratory Management
(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as CHEM 745.
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30 hours lecture, 60 hours lab; 4 credits
Basics of creating a chemistry laboratory curriculum, including laboratory safety, the procurement, storage, dispensing and disposal of chemicals, and budgeting experiments. Introduction to modern laboratory pedagogies. Role of chemistry in modern society, with examples of industrial chemistry and information on careers in the field.
Prerequisite: one semester of organic chemistry and one semester of analytical chemistry.