Introduction to the Chemistry of Materials

Instructor: 

Jennifer E. Mihalick

Institution: 

University of Wisconsin Oshkosh

Course Number: 

CHEM 104

Description: 

This laboratory course will teach the chemistry behind materials that society depends on: 
metals
, ceramics, and polymers.
Historic and economic impacts of their manufacture and use will be considered.
Applications of advanced materials in fields such as electronics, aviation, and art will be discussed.
There are no prerequisites for the course.  It does not fulfill requirements for chemistry majors.

Topical Area: 

Materials
Polymers
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Course Level: 

Lower division (College years 1 and 2)

Course Type: 

A class typically taken to fulfill an institutional general science requirement