Official course description: P: At least one semester of high school algebra. Usually taken concurrently with C121. Fall, day, night; Spring, day, night; Summer I, day. Essential principles of chemistry; atomic and molecular structure; bonding; properties and reactions of elements and compounds; stoichiometry; solutions; acids and bases. For students who are not planning careers in the sciences and for those with no previous course work in chemistry. Note: Most degree programs that include C101 require the concurrent laboratory, C121.