Undergraduate Program

chemistry notes

Summer Term Courses Offered

Below is a listing of our undergraduate courses offered for Summer 2014 term.  Please check on ACCESS for dates/times.


CHEM 1113 (1). GENERAL CHEMISTRY LAB. One three-hour laboratory period each week. Prerequisite or Corequisite: CHEM 1303. Withdrawal from CHEM 1113 requires withdrawal from CHEM 1303.

CHEM 1114 (1). GENERAL CHEMISTRY LAB. One three-hour laboratory period each week.

Prerequisite: Chemistry 1113; Prerequisite or corequisite: CHEM 1304.

CHEM 1301 (3). CHEMISTRY FOR LIBERAL ARTS. A course designed for students with weak backgrounds in chemistry and for liberal-arts students.

CHEM 1303 (3). GENERAL CHEMISTRY. Designed primarily for science majors, premed stu- dents, and engineering students. Offers an introduction to the fundamental principles and theo- ries of chemistry, including stoichiometry, the structure of matter, energy relationships involved in the transformation of matter, the dynamics of such transformations, and some descriptive chemistry of the important elements. It is a prerequisite to all advanced courses in the depart- ment. Withdrawal from CHEM 1303, 1304 requires withdrawal from corresponding labs.

CHEM 1304 (3). GENERAL CHEMISTRY. Primarily for science majors or premed or engineer- ing students. Introduces the fundamental principles and theories of chemistry, including stoichiometry, the structure of matter, energy relationships involved in the transformation of matter, the dynamics of such transformations, and some descriptive chemistry of the important elements. Prerequisite to all advanced courses in the department. Prerequisite: CHEM 1303 or equivalent. Withdrawal from CHEM 1303, 1304 requires withdrawal from corresponding labs.

CHEM 3117 (1). ORGANIC CHEMISTRY LAB. One three-hour laboratory period each week.

Pre or Corequisite: CHEM 3371.

CHEM 3118 (1). ORGANIC CHEMISTRY LAB. One three-hour laboratory period each week.

Pre or Corequisite: CHEM 3372. Prerequisite: CHEM 3117.

CHEM 3371 (3). ORGANIC CHEMISTRY. Designed to satisfy the requirements of the chemistry major and health-related professions student. The first term deals primarily with aliphatic chemistry with special emphasis on stereochemistry. The second term emphasizes aromatic substances and the chemistry of biologically relevant molecules. Prerequisites: CHEM

1303, 1304, 1113, 1114.

CHEM 3372 (3). ORGANIC CHEMISTRY. For chemistry majors and students interested in health-related professions. Emphasizes spectroscopy and the chemistry of functional groups. Prerequisites: C- or higher in CHEM 3371, 3117. Corequisite: CHEM 3118.

CHEM 4000 (0). RESEARCH. For students who hold research fellowships but are not enrolled in any credit-hour courses. No tuition.

CHEM 4197 (1), 4198 (1), 4297 (2), 4298 (2), 4397 (3), 4398 (3). UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH. Prerequisites: Junior or senior classification and permission of the instructor. Prerequisite or corequisite: CHEM 4177.