Introduces the foundational ideas in thermodynamics and kinetics. Thermodynamics topics include First, Second and Third Laws of Thermodynamics, states of matter and phase transformations, equilibrium, Gibbs free energy and prediction of spontaneous reactions. Kinetics topics include reaction rates, rate laws and transition states. Thermodynamics and kinetics topics will be presented with emphasis on applications to industrial chemistry. Class Notes: Writing Intensive Course. Enrollment Requirements: Prerequisite of CHEM 1210,PHYS 1442,MAT 1575. Requirement Designation: Regular Liberal Arts.