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National College Credit Recommendation Service

Board of Regents  |  University of the State of New York

Maalot Educational Network | Evaluated Learning Experience

Chemistry (CHE121)


Version 1 and 2: 39 hours (13 weeks).

Maalot, Jerusalem, and other authorized locations

Version 1: September 2009 - March 2016. Version 2: April 2016 - Present.

Instructional delivery format: 
Traditional classroom model
Hybrid course/exam
Learner Outcomes: 

Version 1 and 2: Upon successful completion of the courses, students will be able to: explain fundamental concepts in chemistry that will form the foundation for future specialized study in the fields of biomedicine and health professions. Students will be able to identify, analyze and interpret: The Periodic Table and its Families; Atoms and Atomic Structure; Molecules and Ions; Chemical Reactions; Moles, Molar Mass and Stoichiometry; Gas Laws; Thermochemistry; Introduction to Chemical Equilibria; Acid-Base Concepts in Aqueous Solutions; Oxidation-Reduction Processes and Electrochemical Cells; Quantum Theory; The Chemical Bond; Molecular Geometry; and Intermolecular Forces.


Version 1 and 2: Topics include: atoms, molecules, atomic theory, chemical formulas and equations, matter and energy, properties of solution, periodicity of elements, chemical bonding, and properties of gasses. 

Credit recommendation: 

Version 1: In the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category, 3 semester hours in Science or Biology (2/11). Version 2:  In the upper division baccalaureate degree category, 3 semester hours in Science or Biology (4/16 revalidation) (3/21 revalidation). NOTE: Chemistry (CHE 121) and Chemistry with Lab (CHE 123) are duplicative. Credit should only be awarded for successful completion of one of the courses, not both.