Course Descriptions

Principles of Chemistry II and LAB – CHEM 1212K


The continuation of a two-semester sequence covering the fundamental principles and applications of chemistry designed for science majors. Topics to be covered include intermolecular forces, properties of solutions, chemical kinetics, chemical equilibrium, chemical thermodynamics, and electrochemistry. Laboratory exercises supplement the lecture material.

Students enrolling in eCore lab science courses are advised to consult with transferring institution to determine transferability of course credits.

Important Lab Information (Fall 2023 only)

This course has a laboratory component that requires you to purchase a lab kit. More information can be found below, but you are encouraged to purchase the kit and begin gathering any additional materials as soon as possible.

The cost includes lab material for CHEM 1212K (See lab material list).

Lab Kit Cost - $208.00

(Price does not include sales tax, shipping and handling)

Name Office Phone Email
Eman Abdelrahman University of Georgia
Ali Akdeniz Dalton State College
Ghazia Asif University of West Georgia
David Boatright University of West Georgia
Rebecca Brosky Dalton State College
Sabitra Brush University of North Georgia
Patrick Coppock Georgia Gwinnett College
Bryson Dye South Georgia State College
Aubrey Dyer Clayton State University
Suzanne Ellenberger University of Georgia
Anne Gaquere-Parker University of West Georgia
John Hansen University of West Georgia
Jessica Jensen University of Georgia
Michael May Albany State University
Joshua Morris Georgia Gwinnett College
Melinda Oliver University of North Georgia
Harshani Rathnaweera University of Georgia
David Rhode Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College
Spencer Slattery University of West Georgia
Victor Vilchiz Gordon State College
Omar Villanueva Georgia Gwinnett College
Ana West University of Georgia

Credit Hours


  • See your home institution's prerequisite requirement.

Free Textbook

  • Open educational resources (OER)

Course Equivalency

Lab Kit Ordering Instructions

Your course requires the purchase of a lab kit. It contains all of the materials you will need to perform the labs for this course. Please order in advance of the course start date!

How to order from eScience Labs

Your lab kit is available directly from the eScience Labs website. They will ship it directly to you.

Your SKU is: KIT4194-02

To place your order, follow the steps outlined below:

  1. Go to
  2. Go to the “Log In” icon located in the upper-right corner and create a new account (if you do not have one already)
  3. Once logged in, click on the “Have Code?” button on the upper right side of the page, in the navigation bar
  4. Enter your SKU, KIT4194-02 (no spaces), and proceed to check out

Check with your bookstore

Bookstores may offer lab kit vouchers that are redeemable with eScience Labs. Be sure to check with your bookstore for this option. To redeem your vouchers:

  1. Go to
  2. Go to the “Log In” icon located in the upper-right corner and create a new account (if you do not have one already)
  3. Once logged in, click on the “Have Code?” button on the upper right side of the page, in the navigation bar
  4. Use the code from purchased voucher and proceed to check out

Student questions

Please contact eScience Labs if you have any questions about the kits at Then Click on “Student” button. This is the fastest way for students to get help.

eScience Labs can also be reached over the phone (1-888-375-5487) Monday through Friday, 8am – 5pm Mountain Standard time.

eScience Labs Return Policy

  • These science kits are warranted only to contain their stated list of equipment and supplies
  • Only fully intact and resalable products returned within 30 days of receipt qualify for a refund
  • Student must contact eScience Labs, Inc. in advance to request a Return Merchandise Authorization and shipping instructions
  • Kits returned without a Return Merchandise Authorization will be refused by eScience Labs
  • Authorization of refund will be completed within 3-5 days of receiving the returned kit
  • A restocking fee equal to 20% of the product price for inspecting and restocking and any return shipping costs will be deducted from any refund

After completing this course, you will be able to:

  • Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the following topics
    • Intermolecular Forces, Liquids, and Solids
    • Properties of Solutions
    • Chemical Kinetics
    • Chemical Equilibrium
    • Acid-Base Equilibria
    • Chemical Thermodynamics
    • Electrochemistry
  • Use correct chemical nomenclature, structural symbols, and terminology to accurately communicate in Standard English chemical principles, theories, and processes.
  • Employ critical thinking and systematic methods to solve problems, including conceptual and quantitative problems.
  • Demonstrate an awareness of the role of chemistry in everyday life
  • Apply the rules of laboratory safety
  • Collect and analyze scientific data, formulate appropriate conclusions from data analyses, and communicate findings.
  • Lab Orientation & Lab Safety
  • Unit 1: Liquids and Solids
  • Unit 2: Solutions & Colloids
  • Unit 3: Kinetics
  • Unit 4: Fundamental Equilibrium Concepts
  • Unit 5: Acid-Base Equilibrium Part 1
  • Unit 6: Acid-Base Equilibrium Part 2
  • Unit 7: Equilibria of Other Reaction Classes & Thermodynamics
  • Unit 8: Electrochemistry

Your final grade will be based on the following breakdown. Please note that each instructor may choose to make modifications.

  • Attendance Verification - 1%
  • Participation - 10%
  • Unit Quizzes - 25%
  • Lab Activities - 20%
  • Homework Exercises - 14%
  • Proctored Midterm Exam - 15%
  • Final Exam - 15%

Calculator with scientific notation and log abilities

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