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Mithra Marcus

Clinical Professor
Degree
B.S. North Carolina State University
Ph.D. University of Wisconsin
Office
OWS 465
Phone
(651) 962-5396
Fax
651-962-5209
Mail
OSS 402

Professional Interests

Chemical and Science Education, Curriculum Development 

Fall 2014 Courses

Fall 2014 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
CHEM 111 - 01 General Chemistry I M - W - F - - 0815 - 0920 OWS 150
CRN: 40023 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Mithra Marcus This course, together with CHEM 112, provides a two- semester introduction to chemistry. Topics include atomic structure, molecular structure, chemical bonding, the periodic table, states of matter, reaction types, stoichiometry, thermochemistry, intermolecular forces, and properties of the common elements and their ions in aqueous solution. Lecture plus four laboratory hours per week. Offered fall and spring semesters. Prerequisite: Math placement at 108 or above and CHEM placement at 111 or above NOTE: Students who receive credit for CHEM 111 may not receive credit for CHEM 100, 101, 109 or 115.

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CHEM 111 - 03 General Chemistry I M - W - F - - 1055 - 1200 OSS LL18
CRN: 40025 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Mithra Marcus This course, together with CHEM 112, provides a two- semester introduction to chemistry. Topics include atomic structure, molecular structure, chemical bonding, the periodic table, states of matter, reaction types, stoichiometry, thermochemistry, intermolecular forces, and properties of the common elements and their ions in aqueous solution. Lecture plus four laboratory hours per week. Offered fall and spring semesters. Prerequisite: Math placement at 108 or above and CHEM placement at 111 or above NOTE: Students who receive credit for CHEM 111 may not receive credit for CHEM 100, 101, 109 or 115.

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CHEM 111 - 52 General Chemistry I/Lab M - - - - - - 1335 - 1735 OWS 478
CRN: 40027 0 Credit Hours Instructor: Mithra Marcus This course, together with CHEM 112, provides a two- semester introduction to chemistry. Topics include atomic structure, molecular structure, chemical bonding, the periodic table, states of matter, reaction types, stoichiometry, thermochemistry, intermolecular forces, and properties of the common elements and their ions in aqueous solution. Lecture plus four laboratory hours per week. Offered fall and spring semesters. Prerequisite: Math placement at 108 or above and CHEM placement at 111 or above NOTE: Students who receive credit for CHEM 111 may not receive credit for CHEM 100, 101, 109 or 115.

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CHEM 111 - 53 General Chemistry I/Lab - T - - - - - 0730 - 1130 OWS 479
CRN: 40028 0 Credit Hours Instructor: Mithra Marcus This course, together with CHEM 112, provides a two- semester introduction to chemistry. Topics include atomic structure, molecular structure, chemical bonding, the periodic table, states of matter, reaction types, stoichiometry, thermochemistry, intermolecular forces, and properties of the common elements and their ions in aqueous solution. Lecture plus four laboratory hours per week. Offered fall and spring semesters. Prerequisite: Math placement at 108 or above and CHEM placement at 111 or above NOTE: Students who receive credit for CHEM 111 may not receive credit for CHEM 100, 101, 109 or 115.

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J-Term 2015 Courses

J-Term 2015 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
CHEM 110 - 01 Introduction to Chemistry - T - R - - - 1000 - 1130 OSS 428
CRN: 10079 1 Credit Hours Instructor: Mithra Marcus An introduction to fundamental concepts in chemistry with an emphasis on problem solving. Topics to be covered include measurement in scientific study, the fundamentals of the periodic table, chemical bonding, chemical equations, and stoichiometry. This course is designed as a preparatory course for students who do not pass the chemistry placement exam but wish to eventually enroll in CHEM 111. Prerequisite: Math placement at 108 or above. Offered January term. NOTE: This is an online course; content will be delivered via the Blackboard portal.

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Spring 2015 Courses

Spring 2015 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
CHEM 112 - 01 General Chemistry II M - W - F - - 0815 - 0920 OWS 150
CRN: 20022 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Mithra Marcus This course continues the study of chemistry begun in 111. Topics include thermodynamics, kinetics, equilibrium, acid- base chemistry, electrochemistry, and nuclear chemistry. Lecture plus four laboratory hours per week. Offered spring semester and summer (when enrollment allows). Prerequisite: A minimum grade of C- in CHEM 111 NOTE: Students who receive credit for CHEM 112 may not receive credit for CHEM 115.

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CHEM 112 - 03 General Chemistry II M - W - F - - 1055 - 1200 OSS LL18
CRN: 20024 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Mithra Marcus This course continues the study of chemistry begun in 111. Topics include thermodynamics, kinetics, equilibrium, acid- base chemistry, electrochemistry, and nuclear chemistry. Lecture plus four laboratory hours per week. Offered spring semester and summer (when enrollment allows). Prerequisite: A minimum grade of C- in CHEM 111 NOTE: Students who receive credit for CHEM 112 may not receive credit for CHEM 115.

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