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HUNTER COLLEGE OF THE CITY UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK Department of Chemistr !

"io#hemistr ESSENTIALS OF GENERAL CHEMISTRY Chemistry 100 Syllabus Spring 2014 Professor: Dr. Barry Zimmerman Office 1313A Hunter North Bldg. E-mail: b immerm!hunter.cuny.edu Office Hour": #hur". 11-1$ A.%.& or any time after the cla"" or by a''ointment (but you mu"t email me in ad)ance* Required Text: +ntroductory ,hemi"try: A -oundation by .te)en .. Zumdahl& Donald /. De,o"te& 0th edition Edition ,engage 1earning Blackboard 9.1: 2ou ha)e to u"e your hunter email to log in on Blac3board. +n"truction" on ho4 to acce"" the cour"e 4eb"ite on blac3board can be found at: htt':55bb.hunter.cuny.edu. 2ou "hould chec3 the "ite regularly. +t can al"o be u"ed to communicate 4ith your cla""mate". Blac3board i" an e6cellent tool. + 4ill 'o"t 'eriodically announcement"& additional re"ource" and hel'ful hint". #he lecture 're"ented during the cla"" 4ill be a)ailable for you to do4nload from blac3board under Course Documents Section. Each lecture 4ill be 'o"ted online 78+O8 to the cla"" 'eriod it 4ill be 're"ented. 2ou "hould read the material before coming to cla"" a" 4ell. Email: 2ou can find information about Hunter email through a lin3 at: htt':55444.hunter.cuny.edu5icit5hel'-doc"5e-mail-fa9 2our u"ername and 'a""4ord "hould ha)e been mailed to you. 7lea"e ma3e "ure that if you are not u"ing thi" email account& you "et your mail to for4ard to an account that you do u"e. +n"truction" on ho4 to for4ard mail can be found through the lin3 abo)e. :e 4ill be "ending you im'ortant email" through blac3board. #he information you may mi"" i" li3ely to im'act your grade if + don;t ha)e email contact 4ith you. Required ome!ork: :e 4ill be u"ing an on"line #ome!ork s$stem% Sa&lin'.

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