General Chemistry

Section 17300

  • Note: Register for lec, quiz & 1 lab All labs are currently on a waitlist. Spaces that appear available may have been offered to another student already. If you would like to be added to the waitlist, please email Dr. Skibo ( with your USC ID number, the course you want to enroll in (105a or 105b) and all the lab times (not section numbers) that fit in your schedule. Waitlist position is determined by the day/time of your email.
  • Session Dates (session code 001)
    First day of classes:
    Monday, August 20, 2018
    Last day to add:
    Friday, September 7, 2018
    Last day to drop without a mark of "W" and receive a refund:
    Friday, September 7, 2018
    Last day to withdraw without a “W” on transcript or change pass/no pass to letter grade:
    Friday, October 5, 2018
    Last day to drop with a mark of "W":
    Friday, November 9, 2018
    End of session:
    Wednesday, December 12, 2018

  • Book List Prices and book list are subject to change.
    • Hayden-Mcneil. General & Organic Chem Lab Notebook (2018 Rev)(Spiral)(CUSTOM). (Required)
      ISBN: 9781533908827
      New: $17.50
      Used: $13.25
    • Tro. Chemistry. (Required)
      ISBN: 9780134066325
      eBook: $80.50
    • Skibo. CHEM 105B Lab Manual. (Required)
      ISBN: 9780182232635
      New: $20.00
      Used: $15.00
    • Tro. Chemistry: Molecular Approach (w/out AccessCode). (Required)
      ISBN: 9780134112831
      New: $199.50
      Used: $149.75
      Rental: $109.73 (New), $99.75 (Used)
    • Dahm. Calculations in Chemistry (w/Digital License Access). (Required)
      ISBN: 9780393614367
      New: $54.25
      Used: $40.75
      Rental: $26.04 (Used)
    Purchase from USC Bookstore