Course description

This course is a comprehensive survey of chemistry for the general student that emphasizes the principles underlying the formation and interaction of chemical substances stoichiometry states of matter thermochemistry atomic and molecular structure intermolecular forces solutions thermodynamics kinetics chemical equilibrium acids and bases electrochemistry and environmental chemistry. This course fulfills the requirement of two semesters of inorganic chemistry for entrance to medical school.


  • Head Teaching Fellow in General Chemistry, Harvard Division of Continuing Education
  • Senior Lecturer on Chemistry and Chemical Biology; Co-Director of Undergraduate Studies, Harvard University.

Associated Schools

  • Harvard Division of Continuing Education

  • Harvard Summer School

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