Chemistry and Biochemistry

CHEM 3B General Chemistry

The second course in UCSC's three-quarter introductory chemistry series. Topics in this quarter include chemical equilibrium, acids and bases, solution pH, buffers and chemical kinetics. Course consists of in-person lecture and a secondary active learning discussion section. In addition to the lecture, students are required to enroll and attend one discussion section.


Prerequisite(s): CHEM 3A with grade of C or better, & previous or concurrent enrollment in CHEM 3BL.Previous or concurrent enrollment in MATH 3 or placement score of 300+ required. Students cannot enroll in CHEM 3B after a 'C' or better in CHEM 1A.




Alegra Eroy-Reveles