03101 Chemistry I

In this course students explore the interaction of matter and energy that applies analytical investigation, observation, experimentation, models, evidence, and systematic processes to the manipulation of chemical quantities and problem solving applications in various earth science, life science, and other physical science fields of study. Emphasis is given to qualitative and quantitative study. Students will participate in virtual, interactive chemistry laboratory experiences.

This course aligns with the Virginia Standards of Learning for Chemistry.

Credit Recovery Option

This course is also offered as a credit recovery course.


  • Successful completion of or current enrollment in Algebra I (required)

Course Texts and Materials


  • A scientific calculator that includes the following features: scientific notation, exponential functions, parentheses, and logarithmic functions


  • 1 credit

Terms Offered*

  • 03101 Chemistry I
    • Full Year
    • Fall Block
    • Spring Block
    • Summer Session
  • 03101 Chemistry I—Credit Recovery
    • Summer Session

*See explanation of academic terms offered

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