SCC 202 General Chemistry II

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Course content

Lab Handouts, Manuals and Safety

SCC 202 Lab Handouts and Manuals

  • Laboratory manuals are being developed and will be piloted in Spring 2020.

Forms and Safety for All Chemistry Labs

(Source: LAGCC Natural Sciences Department)

Homework and Assignments

Free E-Textbook 


Chemistry 2e is an optional textbook in Spring I 2020. For a few sections, it will the be required textbook, as a pilot. Chemistry 2e is free to read online and to download (PDF, Kindle).  (Book URL:
Flowers, P., Theopold, K., Langley, R., & Robinson, W. (2019). Chemistry 2e. Houston, Texas : OpenStax. Creative Commons Attribution License 4.0.

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Textbook problem solutions

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The syllabus contains information on Course materials, Instructional Objectives,  Grading Scheme and Standards, Homework Assignments, Attendance and other policies, Class schedule and instructors, and Laboratory requirements and experiments.

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SCC 202 Course Description

This course is the second part two-semester sequence covering concepts of general chemistry. It is intended for students planning to major in science or engineering who require one year of chemistry. Among the topics studied are: liquids, solids, solutions, acid-base theory, chemical kinetics, chemical equilibrium, chemical thermodynamics, electrochemistry, and nuclear chemistry. CUNY Pathways: Flexible Core-Scientific World. Enrollment Requirements: Pre-requisite of SCC 201 is required.  Credits 4

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References: Chemistry OER

  • Chemistry OER
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