Title of Course

Principles of Chemistry II

Home Department for Course

Chemistry and Biochemistry

Course Prefix


Course Number


Course Description

Second course in a two-semester sequence covering the fundamental principles and applications of chemistry designed for science majors.

With a pre-requisite of CHEM 1211: Principles of Chemistry I, this course is part of a two-semester sequence covering principles and applications of chemistry. The course is designed to help students apply simplified models to complex systems to build critical thinking and problem-solving skills. A major goal of this course is to help students become self-directed learners thereby preparing them for whatever career path they choose. Although designed for science majors who typically complete the course during their freshman year, pre-health majors are also advised that CHEM 1212: Principles of Chemistry II is beneficial for those seeking careers in health programs such as Dental, Medical, Pharmacy, Physical Therapy, Physician Assistant or Veterinary school.

Major Assessments

4 Midterm Exams

Online Homework

Cumulative ACS Final Exam


Online (Asynchronous)

Evaluation Instrument used for Course Review and Approval

DLI Review

D2L Course Code/Course Offering


KSU Status/Last Review Date



Course requires f2f final exam generated by the ACS

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