CHE182 Chemistry in Art

Materials used in the production of art works, including their sources, properties, and applications. Topics to be covered are: metals, their use in sculpture, printmaking, and gold and silver work; paper; black and white photography; pigments and dyes; coatings (varnishes and synthetic polymers). Designed for non-science majors.


  • 3


  • GE3: NSCI
  • Liberal Arts
  • Systematic Inquiry


  • Must be enrolled in the following level: Undergraduate
  • May not be enrolled in the following college: Science and Engineering
  • May not be enrolled in the following major: Chemistry (509)


  • Math Placement Level 3 or MAT151 Minimum Grade of C- or MAT093 Minimum Grade of C-

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