Course description

Covers fundamental chemical principles, with considerable attention given to the quantitative aspects and techniques important for further work in chemistry.

Main topics include chemical transformations and equations, periodic trends of the elements, electronic structure of atoms, chemical bonding, and the collective behavior of molecules.


Note: Engineering students should take CHEM 2090 and cannot take CHEM 2070 without written permission from the Chemistry Office of Undergraduate Studies and the College of Engineering. Exceptionally well prepared students may receive credit for CHEM 2070 by demonstrating competence in the advanced placement examination of the College Entrance Examination Board or in the departmental examination given at Cornell before classes start in the fall.

Students may receive credit for only one course in the following group: CHEM 1560, CHEM 2070 and CHEM 2090. Course fee: $20 nonrefundable lab fee that covers the cost of safety goggles, lab apron, and breakage.

Prerequisites

High school chemistry

Classes

No upcoming classes were found.

Previously offered classes

Summer 2020: Online course

Section ID:CHEM 2070 002-LEC
Number:1096
Class dates:June 8-July 3, 2020
Due date:Friday July 03, 11:59 PM (see Final exams)
Time / room:
Mode of instruction:Online learning
Credit:4
Grade:Graded
Instructor:Lorey, D. (dl24)
Max. enroll:18
  This is an online course. Please review the online course FAQs.
Related:You will be auto-enrolled in CHEM 2070 202-DIS
You will be auto-enrolled in CHEM 2070 402-LAB
To enroll:Enrollment for this class is closed.

Summer 2020: Online course

Section ID:CHEM 2070 202-DIS
Number:1097
Class dates:June 8-July 3, 2020
Time / room:
Mode of instruction:Online learning
Credit:0
  This is an online course. Please review the online course FAQs.
Related:CHEM 2070 002-LEC

Summer 2020: Online course

Section ID:CHEM 2070 402-LAB
Number:1098
Class dates:June 8-July 3, 2020
Time / room:
Mode of instruction:Online learning
Credit:0
  This is an online course. Please review the online course FAQs.
Related:CHEM 2070 002-LEC

Summer 2020: Online course

Section ID:CHEM 2070 001-LEC
Number:1088
Class dates:June 22-August 4, 2020
Due date:Friday July 31, 11:59 PM (see Final exams)
Time / room:
Mode of instruction:Online learning
Credit:4
Grade:Graded
Instructor:Lorey, D. (dl24)
Max. enroll:40
  This is an online course. Please review the online course FAQs.
Related:You will be auto-enrolled in CHEM 2070 201-DIS
You will be auto-enrolled in CHEM 2070 401-LAB
To enroll:Enrollment for this class is closed.

Summer 2020: Online course

Section ID:CHEM 2070 201-DIS
Number:1089
Class dates:June 22-August 4, 2020
Time / room:
Mode of instruction:Online learning
Credit:0
  This is an online course. Please review the online course FAQs.
Related:CHEM 2070 001-LEC

Summer 2020: Online course

Section ID:CHEM 2070 401-LAB
Number:1090
Class dates:June 22-August 4, 2020
Time / room:
Mode of instruction:Online learning
Credit:0
  This is an online course. Please review the online course FAQs.
Related:CHEM 2070 001-LEC