Chemistry 11

Course Outline: CHEMISTRY 11

Course Duration:
You have one calendar year to complete this course from the date of Activation.

Units of Study:

  • Safety
    • Lab safety
  • Measurements & Calculations
  • Introduction to Chemistry
    • Inorganic Chemistry
  • Inorganic Naming
    • The Mole
    • Chemical Reactions (balancing Equations)
  • Chemical Reactions
    • Stoichiometry
  • Atomic Structure
    • The Periodic Table
  • Introduction to Bonding
    • Solution Chemistry
    • Organic Chemistry

Introduction:

Chemistry describes the behavior of matter at the level of atoms and molecules. Living and non-living things are made of atoms.

Recommended prerequisites:

Recent completion of Science 10 would be helpful. Strong math and problem solving skills are an asset.

Resources:

Scientific calculator and internet access.

Evaluation:

Substantive Activation Assignment = 5%

Seven Unit tests = 46%

Assignments and labs = 24%

Final exam = 25%

For further curriculum details please refer to the BC Ministry of Education:
http://www2.gov.bc.ca/assets/gov/education/kindergarten-to-grade-12/teach/pdfs/curriculum/sciences/2006chem1112.pdf

Student Responsibilities

Students are expected to log onto the course and submit one assignment each week (or have contact with the instructor). Students who do not log onto the course, or keep in contact with their instructor on a weekly basis, will be viewed as having withdrawn from this online course. If you are active and withdraw from an online course, the Ministry of Education regulations will prohibit you from retaking this online course for two reporting periods.