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PROBLEMS OF THE GENERAL CHEMISTRY COURSE AND POSSIBLE SOLUTIONS: THE 1-2-1 GENERAL/ORGANIC/GENERAL CUR- RICULUM AND ITS CHALLENGES

@inproceedings{Garkov2006PROBLEMSOT,
  title={PROBLEMS OF THE GENERAL CHEMISTRY COURSE AND POSSIBLE SOLUTIONS: THE 1-2-1 GENERAL/ORGANIC/GENERAL CUR- RICULUM AND ITS CHALLENGES},
  author={Vladimir N. Garkov},
  year={2006}
}
A review is presented of the literature concerning the problems associated with teaching general chemistry and their possible solutions. These problems tend to be associated with three factors: the eclectic nature of the course content, the lack of logical organization of the chemistry topics pre- sented in textbooks, as well as the students, their interests and level of pre- paredness. Different institutions deal differently with these challenges. One of the ways to address the problems in… 
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