Page 1 of 6 12345 ... LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 79
  1. #1
    All-Star
    Points: 47,040, Level: 67
    Level completed: 7%, Points required for next Level: 1,310
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Posts
    1,844
    Points
    47,040
    Level
    67
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 120
    Given: 1

    Toughest class on campus...

    Chem 332 for my money. Crap load of synthesis and precise steps to get points.



  2. #2
    All-Star
    Points: 24,290, Level: 47
    Level completed: 74%, Points required for next Level: 260
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    10000 Experience PointsVeteran
    dtclones's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2009
    Location
    Des Moines
    Posts
    1,631
    Points
    24,290
    Level
    47
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 1

    Re: Toughest class on campus...

    Chem 325 is harder than organic 2. At least i think it's 325. It's the first part of P Chem. I got my *** kicked in that.



  3. #3
    All-Star
    Points: 32,418, Level: 55
    Level completed: 43%, Points required for next Level: 632
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    mdclone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2006
    Location
    Iowa
    Posts
    1,757
    Points
    32,418
    Level
    55
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 124
    Given: 17

    Re: Toughest class on campus...

    It's been quite a while for me, but IIRC that is organic chem 2. If so then I will second that, I hated that class. Tons of memorization and very boring.



  4. #4
    Addict
    Points: 176,405, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 6.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsCreated Album picturesVeteran
    CtownCyclone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2010
    Location
    Houston
    Posts
    9,170
    Points
    176,405
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 421
    Given: 321

    Re: Toughest class on campus...

    M.E. 411 - Automatic Controls. This class was nothing like I expected it to be. Luckily, Leuke was teaching it and gave all of us that stuck with it (10? 12?) an "A" for effort.



  5. #5
    All-Star
    Points: 24,290, Level: 47
    Level completed: 74%, Points required for next Level: 260
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    10000 Experience PointsVeteran
    dtclones's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2009
    Location
    Des Moines
    Posts
    1,631
    Points
    24,290
    Level
    47
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 1

    Re: Toughest class on campus...

    By the way, if you're struggling to understand everything, get a tutor. That's what I did and it help greatly with understanding concepts so I didn't have to memorize as much. I highly recommend it.



  6. #6
    All-Star
    Points: 43,127, Level: 64
    Level completed: 14%, Points required for next Level: 1,123
    Overall activity: 6.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    JY07's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2009
    Posts
    1,229
    Points
    43,127
    Level
    64
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 41
    Given: 68

    Re: Toughest class on campus...

    The two theory classes in the Com Sci program were pretty ridiculous (3XX something)... one of the tests just had a blank page with a line of text at the top that said "prove there are an infinite number of prime numbers"



  7. #7
    Speechless
    Points: 429,721, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 99.9%
    Achievements:
    SocialOverdriveVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Wesley's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Omaha
    Posts
    64,422
    Points
    429,721
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,360
    Given: 1,013

    Re: Toughest class on campus...

    Surprised some of the higher math courses have not been mentioned yet...


    Let my Fred's Posse Ride: Georges, 3sus, Hallice, Deonte, Dustin, Abdel, Monte, Matt, and McKaT.

  8. #8
    Asst. Regional Manager
    Points: 283,830, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 41.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    mj4cy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Ankeny
    Posts
    19,368
    Points
    283,830
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,975
    Given: 1,378

    Re: Toughest class on campus...

    CE 333 Structural Steel Design.....tough material and taught only at 8 AM....ouch.


    @RandomGeoFacts

  9. #9
    Addict
    Points: 172,824, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 11.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience PointsRecommendation Second Class
    Farnsworth's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Omaha, NE
    Posts
    9,262
    Points
    172,824
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,156
    Given: 735

    Re: Toughest class on campus...

    Music 102 was pretty brutal.



  10. #10
    Rookie
    Points: 17,941, Level: 40
    Level completed: 87%, Points required for next Level: 109
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    10000 Experience PointsVeteran
    reignofthetiger's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2010
    Location
    Opelika, AL
    Posts
    363
    Points
    17,941
    Level
    40
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 5
    Given: 27

    Re: Toughest class on campus...

    Quote Originally Posted by dtclones View Post
    Chem 325 is harder than organic 2. At least i think it's 325. It's the first part of P Chem. I got my *** kicked in that.
    Yeah, chem 324 (P chem I/intro to quantum mechanics). the one reason I didn't get a chem minor.



  11. #11
    All-Star
    Points: 24,290, Level: 47
    Level completed: 74%, Points required for next Level: 260
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    10000 Experience PointsVeteran
    dtclones's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2009
    Location
    Des Moines
    Posts
    1,631
    Points
    24,290
    Level
    47
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 1

    Re: Toughest class on campus...

    Quote Originally Posted by reignofthetiger View Post
    Yeah, chem 324 (P chem I/intro to quantum mechanics). the one reason I didn't get a chem minor.
    You're right. Chem 325 is part two of P Chem. I think it's thermodynamics.



  12. #12
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 127,001, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 20.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience PointsSocial
    ruxCYtable's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2007
    Posts
    4,503
    Points
    127,001
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 679
    Given: 617

    Re: Toughest class on campus...

    Quote Originally Posted by Chipper View Post
    Chem 332 for my money. Crap load of synthesis and precise steps to get points.
    I took a 5 credit statistics class in one summer session that was pretty darn difficult. I think it was like four hours of class followed by a two hour lab every day. Not sure if it was more difficult because of the subject or because the entire course was crammed into three weeks. Either way, it sucked, but I got a B+.



  13. #13
    Addict
    Points: 95,949, Level: 96
    Level completed: 45%, Points required for next Level: 1,101
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    Frak's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2009
    Location
    Dow City, IA
    Posts
    5,851
    Points
    95,949
    Level
    96
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 216
    Given: 119

    Re: Toughest class on campus...

    Quote Originally Posted by dtclones View Post
    You're right. Chem 325 is part two of P Chem. I think it's thermodynamics.
    I thought that the thermodynamics class wasn't terrible, but the quantum mechanics one was flat out brutal. I think that was the second semester? 325? Just got rolled in that one...took my C- and never looked back!



  14. #14
    Pro
    Points: 81,977, Level: 89
    Level completed: 2%, Points required for next Level: 1,773
    Overall activity: 8.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    RyCy04's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2007
    Location
    Omaha, NE
    Posts
    2,396
    Points
    81,977
    Level
    89
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 185
    Given: 22

    Re: Toughest class on campus...

    8 AM class



  15. #15
    Legend
    Points: 218,993, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 8.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second ClassVeteran50000 Experience Points
    CyDude16's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2008
    Location
    Heads in the sky
    Posts
    10,431
    Points
    218,993
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 680
    Given: 1,866

    Re: Toughest class on campus...

    Library 160.



Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
  • TV: TBD
  • FOOTBALL: Iowa State vs. UNI
  • August 29, 2015
  • 06:00 PM