Chemistry for the Allied Health Professions

About This Course

Course Name/Code: Chemistry for the Allied Health Professions, ASSC 143

Catalog Description: This course introduces basic concepts in general, organic, and biochemistry, necessary for nursing and other health-related fields. While introducing the structures and properties of inorganic compounds, the course does not emphasize quantitative analysis and reaction mechanisms, although calculations and problems solving are involved. The course is a preparation for more advanced biomedical sciences.

Credits/Hours: 4

Note: This is a 16-week course.

Instructors and Texts

Instructors Who Teach This Course: Dr. Paul Molitor

Required Text(s): Please use the online campus bookstore to locate required textbooks for the course. Make sure that you search using the correct course code and look for the course with the “OL” suffix in the drop-down list. (See Textbook Ordering Help.)

  • Students will also be required to purchase lab supplies. Please contact the instructor for more information.