- Most of the material for this course will be posted on the Moodle site.
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Lecture MWF 10:10 AM - 11:00 AM, Boyd 239
Laboratory Wednesday 12:20 - 3:05 PM, Boyd 207
Office hours Monday 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Wednesday 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
or by appointment. See Dr. Duncan's schedule.

Course Materials

Find course materials at the PSU Bookstore
Purchase direct from the Publisher's Website


Book Chemistry and Chemical Reactivity (8th ed) (2012) by Kotz, Treichel, and Townsend, Brooks/Cole publishing; ISBN: 9781111574987
NOTE: Be sure any book you purchase includes access to OWL!!
Lab notebook Any composition notebook with a sewn binding (NOT spiral bound)
Safety Glasses Any style. Just wear them! Safety Glasses are available at the bookstore and also from the Department main office (Boyd 124) for a reasonable price.


Books HGS Molecular Structure Model Kit made by W.H. Freeman Co.; ISBN: 0716748223
Note: This model kit is strongly recommended, particularly if you plan to continue into Organic Chemistry. Some kits will be made available during class time, but it is very helpful for students to have their own kit for studying and during exams.
Disclaimer: Links to textbooks and other resources are provided only for convenience and are NOT an endorsement of the supplier