Credits: 0.5 (per segment)
Estimated Completion Time: 2 segments / 32-36 weeks
Pre-Requisites: Algebra I
Chemistry I and Chemistry I Honors are rigorous and not intended for credit recovery. The course contains sever laboratory investigations that include the use of scientific inquiry, research, measurement, problem solving, laboratory apparatus and technologies, experimental procedures, and safety procedures that are an integral part of the learning experience.
Students will be challenged and need to have 6-10 hours per week designated to be successful. It is designed as an interactive, 21st century course. Topics include the composition, properties, and changes associated with matter and their applications.
This course serves as a foundation for the study of Chemistry. The utilization of scientific inquiry, interactive experiences, higher order thinking, collaborative projects, real world application all aid the student in ultimately demonstrating a vast understanding of the importance of Chemistry in the world around them; enabling them to apply these properties to their everyday lives.