2024 - 2025 MCPS High School Course Bulletin

SCI2036 Intro Physical Chemistry

0.5 credit per semester

Students study topics related to chemical thermodynamics, quantum chemistry, chemical kinetics, chemical equilibrium, and chemical reactions. They learn practical applications through examination of various heat engines and different models of atoms, polyatomic molecules, and atomic bonding. Organic chemistry topics are introduced through the use of instrumentation. This course is not NGSS aligned.

Advanced Science 2 or AP Chemistry
9 - 10 - 11 - 12
No repeats for credit

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