May 24, 2022  
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog 
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog

CHM 344/345 Physical Chemistry I


As an introduction to quantum chemistry, this course will begin with a detailed examination of the electronic structure of atoms and molecules and build an understanding of how to predict properties and reactivities of chemical substances. The course includes extensive discussion of modern computational techniques as well as practical exercises involving molecular modeling. 3 lecture hours and 1 three-hour lab. Prerequisite: PHY 112/113  (or PHY 162 ), CHM 236/237 , MAT 291 , MAT 272  

4 credit hours