An introductory course in chemistry for students needing an adequate preparation for SC/CHEM 1000 3.00 and SC/CHEM 1001 3.00. Topics include basic atomic theory, stoichiometry, the periodic table, chemical bonding, equilibria, acids and bases, oxidation-reduction and organic chemistry. Each student is counselled by a faculty adviser to enrol either in this course or in SC/CHEM 1000 3.00 and SC/CHEM 1001 3.00 depending on previous chemistry experience. Three lecture hours per week, two tutorial hours and three laboratory hours every two weeks. One term. Four credits. Note: May not be taken by any student who has taken or is currently taking another university course in chemistry.