The ACS Exams Institute Undergraduate Chemistry Anchoring Concepts Content Map IV: Physical Chemistry
The ACS Examinations Institute has been developing Anchoring Concepts Content Maps to provide an organizational template for the four-year undergraduate chemistry curriculum. In order to accomplish this goal, specific subdisciplinary versions of the map share the two top levels but distinguish themselves at the bottom two levels which contain finer-grained content details. This structure has been refined and vetted over a number of meetings and workshops. This paper presents the four levels of the content map for physical chemistry.
This article is published as Holme, Thomas A., Jessica J. Reed, Jeffrey R. Raker, and Kristen L. Murphy. "The ACS Exams Institute Undergraduate Chemistry Anchoring Concepts Content Map IV: Physical Chemistry." Journal of Chemical Education 95, no. 2 (2018): 238-241. DOI: 10.1021/acs.jchemed.7b00531. Posted with permission.