Chemistry

Chemistry (T)

Chemistry is the study of materials and substances, and the transformations they undergo through interactions and the transfer of energy. Chemists can use an understanding of chemical structures and processes to adapt, control and manipulate systems to meet economic, environmental and social needs.

Hawker College students will develop analytical and problem-solving skills through examining and interpreting results and making evaluations based on limited information. Students learn to appreciate the world on the macroscale, such as synthesis of medicine, plastics or biomolecules, while learning the underlying principles occurring on the molecular level.