CHM 111 - Foundations of Chemistry
This course will introduce students to basic chemical facts and concepts. Topics will include units, dimensional analysis, nomenclature, solutions, atomic structure, and stoichiometry.
3 hours
CHM 203 - General Chemistry I
An introduction to chemical science, its development, basic concepts and interrelationships with other sciences. Intended primarily for non-science majors and B.A. degree candidates. 3 lec.
3 hours
CHM 204 - General Chemistry II
A continuation of chemistry 203 with emphasis on intro- ductory organic and biochemistry. 3 lec.
3 hours
CHM 211 - Principles of Chemistry I
A study of the properties of materials and their inter- actions with each other. Development of theories and applications of the principles of energetics, dynamics and structure. Intended primarily for science majors and pre-professional students. 3 lec.
3 hours
CHM 212 - Principles Chemistry II
A continuation of chemistry 211 with emphasis on the inorganic chemistry of the representative elements and transition metals. 3 lec.
3 hours
CHM 217 - Principles of Chem Lab I
A laboratory course that demonstrates the application of concepts introduced in Chemistry 2ll. (CR or PR: CHM 2ll)
2 hours
CHM 218 - Principles of Chem Lab II
A laboratory course that demonstrates the application of concepts introduced in Chemistry 2l2. (CR or PR: CHM 2l2).
2 hours
CHM 218H - Prin Chem Honor Lab II
An advanced laboratory class designed for Principles of Chemistry II students. This lab will introduce students to concepts and/or techniques important to later laboratory classes and research.
2 hours
CHM 254 - Basic Concepts Org Chem
An intensive review of chemical principles intended to better prepare students for organic chemistry (CHM 355).
3 hours
CHM 305 - Research Methods Chem
A survey course concerning the use of the chemical literature with an emphasis on online computer searching and ethical issues relating to the conduct of scientific research and the relationship of science to society.
1 hour
CHM 307 - Intro Physical Chemistry
A short study of physical chemistry, with emphasis on thermodynamics, molecular structure, and kinetics. Designed for students who do not need the full-year course in physical chemistry. 3 lec - 2 lab (PR: CHM 212, MTH 131 or MTH 140)
4 hours
CHM 332 - Chemistry Seminar
Students attend lectures presented by internal and external speakers to learn about the nature and variety of chemical research.
0 hours
CHM 345 - Intro to Analytical Chem
An introduction to basic techniques of analytical chemistry and data analysis through statistical procedures. Traditional wet and contemporary instrumental methods are covered with an emphasis on experimental care and craftsmanship.
4 hours
CHM 355 - Organic Chemistry I
A systematic study of organic chemistry including modern structural theory, spectroscopy, and stereochemistry; app- lication of these topics to the study of reactions and their mechanisms and applications to synthesis. 3 lec.
3 hours
CHM 356 - Organic Chemistry II
Continuation of Chemistry 355. 3 lec.
3 hours
CHM 358 - Physical Chemistry II
A systematic study of physical chemistry. Continuation of Chemistry 357. 3 lec, 2 lab (PR: CHM 357)
4 hours
CHM 361 - Intro Organic Chm Lab
An introduction to of experimental organic chemistry with emphasis on fundamental techniques and their application to the preparation and identification of organic compounds. 6 lab.
3 hours
CHM 361H - Intro Honors Organic Chem Lab
This laboratory will introduce students to advanced concepts and techniques in organic synthesis and spectroscopy. It requires students to engage in an independent synthetic project from the chemical literature.
3 hours
CHM 365 - Introductory Biochemistry
A survey course including introduction to basic biochemical concepts, metabolic pathways, and bioenergetics. 3 lec.
3 hours
CHM 366 - Intro Biochemistry Lab
Introduction to basic biochemical laboratory techniques including chromatography, electrophonesis, and enzyme kinetics; methods for identification and characterization of biochemical systems. 4 lab.
2 hours
CHM 390H - Honors in Chemistry
Independent study or undergraduate research project for outstanding students.
1 to 4 hours
CHM 401 - Research for Undergrad
Students engage in research project in collaboration with a faculty member.
2 hours
CHM 402 - Research for Undergrad
Students engage in a research project in collaboration with a faculty member.
4 hours
CHM 411 - Modern Instrument Methods
This course investigates the theory and functional aspects of modern analytical instrumentation. Emphasis is placed on the components of instruments and the applicability of various techniques to specific analytical problems.
4 hours
CHM 431 - Chemistry Seminar
Students attend lectures presented by internal and external speakers to learn about the nature and variety of chemical research.
0 hours
CHM 432 - Chemistry Seminar
Students attend lectures presented by internal and external speakers to learn about the nature and variety of chemical research. Students also present an oral and written presentation of their capstone experience.
0 hours
CHM 467 - Intermediate Biochemistry
An intermediate level discussion of the biochemistry of mammalian cells.
3 hours
CHM 480 - SpTp: Adv Organic Chem Lab
3 hours
CHM 481 - SpTp:Protein Biotechnology
3 hours
CHM 482 - SpTp:Pro Dev in Chemical Ed
2 hours
CHM 490 - Internship
Students engage in supervised chemical laboratory work in a professional setting.
1 to 6 hours
CHM 491 - Capstone Experience
Students engage in a collaborative research project with a faculty member.
2 to 4 hours
CHM 511 - Modern Instrument Methods
This course investigates the theory and functional aspects of modern analytical instrumentation. Emphasis is placed on the components of instruments and the applicability of various techniques to specific analytical problems.
4 hours
CHM 567 - Intermediate Biochemistry
A survey course including introduction to basic biochemical concepts, bioenergetics, and information transfer.
3 hours
CHM 581 - SpTp:Protein Biotechnology
3 hours
CHM 628 - Special Topics-Inorganic
Offered on demand.
3 hours
CHM 630 - Special Topics-Physical
Offered on demand.
3 hours
CHM 631 - Seminar
1 hour
CHM 632 - Seminar
1 hour
CHM 678 - Applied Micr in Research
A combined lecture/lab/self-motivated research course that results in a microscopy based project to be presented by each student at an open forum (can augment thesis project).
4 hours
CHM 679 - Problem Report
Preparation of a comprehensive written report on a topic in Chemistry of current importance. Registration only by permission of Department.
3 hours
CHM 682 - Research
Credit in the course is earned by pursuing a directed original investigation in a field of chemistry. Twelve semester hours credit in research are applied toward the M.S. degree. Students may sign for one or more credit hurs per semester depending upon the time to be spent on research. A grade of PR may be reported at the close of each term or semester.
1 to 12 hours
CHM 723 - Chemistry and Physics
Scientific prinicples and clinical application of properties of matter, gas laws, vaporization, fluid dynamics, explosion hazards, electrical safety, acid-base balance, blood gas analysis, biochemistry in anesthesia, mechanisms of narcosis.
3 hours