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Chemistry (CHEM) 217

Chemical Principles I (Revision 10)


Temporarily closed, effective April 18, 2024

Delivery mode:

Individualized study online with eText, and a Home Lab. You can order the Laboratory Kit online. CHEM 217 has a lab exemption. This course is charged a lab fee.



Area of study:



Chemistry 30 or an equivalent high school chemistry course is strongly recommended but not required. This course is open only to students with previous chemistry experience.


CHEM 209 (CHEM 217 may not be taken for credit if credit has already been obtained for CHEM 209.)


CHEM 217 is not available for challenge.


Note: Home Lab Kits can be shipped within Canada only. Students who live outside Canada are required to attend supervised laboratories on site at Athabasca University, Alberta.

Athabasca University reserves the right to amend course outlines occasionally and without notice. Courses offered by other delivery methods may vary from their individualized study counterparts.

Opened in Revision 10, April 4, 2022

Updated April 18, 2024

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