Instructions for Waitlisters

Instructions for Waitlisters.

1. Read the CHEM 200_202 Syllabus – Fall 2018.

2. Register for the OWL Homework and the OWL Labs under 200/202 Waitlist by following the following instructions: SDSU_FA18_Student Instructions You will receive a free two-week trial. Do not pay for anything until you are officially registered for the course. 

3. Start with the OWL Homework for the following assignments:

a. Getting Started with OWLv2 Part I

b. Getting Started with OWLv2 Part II

c. General Chemistry Review due September 10th at 11:55 pm

d. Math Review due September 10th at 11:55 pm

4. Go to one lab, starting the week of August 27th. Make sure to fill out the following week’s form: Week 1 and Week 2,  to make sure you know who your TA was as well as informing the lab coordinator you participated in a lab section.

Note: There are no labs on Week 2!

 Download the following packet for lab: Waitlist Lab Manual

5. After you have gone to the first lab, work on the following assignments:

a. Lab Safety Quiz — you have only one attempt and is due Thursday, September 6th at 11:55 pm. Found on OWL labs.

b. Pre-Assignment: Experiment 1- Use of Volumetric Equipment — you have multiple attempts and the assignment is due Monday, September 10th at 8:00 am. Found on OWL labs.

Note: If there is no room in the labs on Monday, September 10th you will not be added to the section you are waitlisting. 

6. Work on your pre-lab, just in case, for the first experiment, Use of Volumetric Equipment. The assignment is due the week of September 10th and will be turned in to the lab TA no later than 5 minutes into the lab time. Make sure you follow the guidelines the lab TA gives you on how to write a pre-lab, the week before.

7. If you are trying for Chem 200 or 202 go to discussion, even if you are trying for Chem 202. This is to make sure you don’t miss any assignments just in case you don’t get into Chem 202; you at least have done the work for Chem 200 and won’t miss any assignments.

8. Keep up with the assignments and make sure you keep track of your TAs by using the following links: Week 1 and Week 2.

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  1. Non-graphing, non-programmable calculator
  2. Pencil
  3. RedID card and/or Driver’s License