Undergraduate Catalog 2019-2021

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CHEM 3010 Inorganic Chemistry

Prerequisite: CHEM 1212 and 1212L, or CHEM 1212K, or CHEM 1312 and CHEM 1312L. An intermediate level course in inorganic chemistry including interpretative discussion of Periodic relationships, structural chemistry, modern theories of bonding, and transition metal chemistry.

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CHEM 3010L Inorganic Chemistry Lab

Prerequisite or corequisite: CHEM 3010. Laboratory course to accompany CHEM 3010. Additional laboratory fee required; see semester course schedule for amount. Offered every fall semester.

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CHEM 3200 Instrumental Analysis

Prerequisite: CHEM 2800 and 2800L. A study of the principles, applications, and limitations of instrumental analysis methods.

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CHEM 3200L Instrumental Analysis Lab

Prerequisite or corequisite: CHEM 3200. Laboratory course to accompany CHEM 3200. Additional laboratory fee required; see semester course schedule for amount.

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CHEM 3361 Organic Chemistry I

Prerequisites: CHEM 1211 and CHEM 1211L, or CHEM 1211K, or CHEM 1311 and CHEM 1311L. An introduction to the theory and practice of organic chemistry. Study of the structures, syntheses, and reactions or organic compounds. First of a two-semester sequence. This is a HOPE and Zell Miller STEM course.

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CHEM 3361L Organic Chemistry Lab I

Prerequisite or corequisite: CHEM 3361. Laboratory course to accompany CHEM 3361. Additional laboratory fee required; see semester course schedule for amount. This is a HOPE and Zell Miller STEM course.

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CHEM 3362 Organic Chemistry II

Prerequisites: CHEM 3361 and 3361L. A continuation of CHEM 3361. This is a HOPE and Zell Miller STEM course.

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CHEM 3362L Organic Chemistry Lab II

Prerequisite or Corequisite: CHEM 3362. Laboratory course to accompany CHEM 3362. Additional laboratory fee required; see semester course schedule for amount. This is a HOPE and Zell Miller STEM course.

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CHEM 3400 Environmental Chemistry

Prerequisites: CHEM 2800 and CHEM 2800L. An introduction to the chemical processes that occur in atmospheric, aquatic, and terrestrial environments. The source, transport, and reactivity of environmental pollutants are examined. Remediation methods are discussed.

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CHEM 3400L Environmental Chemistry Lab

The basic techniques for chemical and instrumental analysis of environmental samples are explored. These include sampling, sample preparation, analyte determination, and data presentation. Additional laboratory fee required; see semester course schedule for amount..

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CHEM 3510 Biochemistry

Prerequisites: CHEM 3361 and 3361L. An introduction to the basic concepts of biochemistry from the structural and mechanistic perspective of organic chemistry. This is a HOPE and Zell Miller STEM course.

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CHEM 3510L Biochemistry Laboratory

Laboratory course to accompany CHEM 3510. Requires department approval. Additional laboratory fee required; see semester course schedule for amount. This is a HOPE and Zell Miller STEM course.

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CHEM 3600L Structural Chemistry

Prerequisites: CHEM 3362 and 3362L. A laboratory course focusing on problems of structure determination. Additional laboratory fee required; see semester course schedule for amount. Offered only in the spring.

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CHEM 3711 Biochemistry I

Prerequisites: CHEM 3362 and CHEM 3362L. Study of the chemistry of biological systems with emphasis on fundamental macromolecules with regard to structure and function. Exploration of major metabolic pathways and their energy relationships. First of a two semester sequence. 3

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CHEM 3711L Biochemistry I Lab

Prerequisites: CHEM 3362 and CHEM 3362L, and CHEM 3711, which may be taken concurrently. Laboratory course to accompany CHEM 3711. Emphasis on techniques and instrumentation essential for conducting biochemical experimentation. Additional laboratory fee required; see semester course schedule for amount. Offered only in the fall.

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CHEM 3712 Biochemistry II

Prerequisites: CHEM 3711 and CHEM 3711L. Study of the chemistry of biological systems with emphasis on biosynthesis of the major classes of biomolecules, and their corresponding macromolecules. An in-depth exploration of structure and dynamics of nucleic acids in relation to their function. Second of a two-semester sequence. Corequisite: CHEM 3712L. Offered only in the spring of even years. (Capstone)

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CHEM 3712L Biochemistry II Lab

Prerequisites: CHEM 3711 and CHEM 3711L. Laboratory course to accompany CHEM 3712. Emphasis on techniques and instrumentation essential for conducting biochemical experimentation. Corequisite: CHEM 3712. Additional laboratory fee required; see semester course schedule for amount. Offered only in the spring of even years.

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CHEM 3920 Chemistry Seminar I

Prerequisites: At least 8 semester hours of chemistry. Presentationand discussion of issues in modern chemistry. Required of junior chemistry majors.

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