CHEM *1040 General Chemistry for Health-related Professions

(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as CHEM 5.
The information below might still reflect the old course numbers. Bracketed numbers, if any, are the old course numbers. Learn more...)

1 hour recitation, 3 hours lecture, 3 hours laboratory; 5 credits

Principles of chemistry with applications to biological systems and processes. Intended for students in nursing or other health-related fields. (Not open to students who have completed Chemistry *1100 [1] or 2050 [1.2] or Chem 1200 or Chem 1201 or Chem 2060 or the equivalent.) STEM variant course ? Satisfies Pathways Required Core Life and Physical Sciences.

Prerequisite: one year of high school algebra.

Alert icon


The City University reserves the right, because of changing conditions, to make modifications of any nature in academic programs and requirements of the university and its constituent colleges without advanced notice. Students are advised to consult regularly with college and department counselors concerning their programs of study.

Access the college's current and recent course bulletins.