The required text for the course will be Chemistry: A Molecular Approach, 2nd or 3rd
ed. by Nivaldo J.Tro. The lab text is a special order from Brooks/Cole and will be
available for purchase in the University of Dallas Book Store. Online homework is
through Sapling Learning; an access card will be in the bookstore. A computer is
necessary for completion of homework assignments.
Goggles and a laboratory notebook will be provided at no cost.
The O'Hara program is a fast-paced, intensive course. Click here to see the 2017 schedule.
Lecture usually runs from 8:45 a.m.-11:45 a.m., Monday through Friday, with a thirty-minute
break around 10:00 a.m. Lecture exams will be on each Monday morning from 8:00 - 10:00
There is a pre-lab lecture for all students from 1:30 p.m.-2:00 p.m.; Lab is 2:00
p.m.-4:30 p.m. There will be ten laboratory experiments each semester, as well as
a lab final.
Various activities and trips are planned for each week on either Friday evening or