Program Overview

Dr. Craig D. Montgomery, Chair

Honours in Chemistry, B.Sc. (Hons) Degree

(See also Academic Information section, particularly for further details on

core requirements, or checklists for a complete listing of requirements.)

  Sem. Hrs.
Chemistry (24 sem. hrs. must be 300 or 400 level) 54
ENGL 103,104 6
Fine Arts 3
History 3
Human Kinetics (incl. HKIN 190) 4
IDIS 102 1
MATH 123, 124, 223 9
NATS 487, 490 3
One of MATH 250 or MATH 321 3
PHYS 111, 112 6
One of PHYS 220 or PHYS 230 3
Philosophy (380 suggested, not required) 3
Religious Studies (incl. RELS 101, 102; Bible content; Christianity & Intercultural Studies) 12
Society and culture 3
University 101 1
Electives 20
Total 134

Specific Requirements

CHEM 111, 112* Principles of ChemistryChemGirl

CHEM 221, 222 Organic Chemistry

CHEM 230 Inorganic Chemistry

CHEM 240 Physical Chemistry

CHEM 321 Advanced Organic Chemistry

CHEM 341 Advanced Physical Chemistry

CHEM 357, 358 Modern Analytical Methods

CHEM 384 Principles of Biochemistry

CHEM 409, 410 Senior Thesis

CHEM 431 Advanced Inorganic Chemistry

CHEM Electives (15 sem. hrs.) Choose from:

CHEM 322, CHEM 342, CHEM 386, CHEM 432, CHEM 469, CHEM 400

*or CHEM 103, 104 with a high grade; or CHEM 103, 112.

 

 

Major in Chemistry, B.Sc. Degree

1. Program for Graduate School Preparation

General Graduation Requirements

(See also Academic Information section, particularly for further details on core requirements, or checklists for a complete listing of requirements.)

  Sem. Hrs.
Chemistry (24 sem. hrs. must be 300 or 400 level) 45
ENGL 103,104 6
Fine Arts 3
History 3
Human Kinetics (incl. HKIN 190) 4
IDIS 102 1
MATH 123, 124, 223 9
NATS 487, 490 3
One of MATH 250, PHYS 220, or MATH 300 or 400 level 3
Philosophy (380 suggested, not required) 3
Religious Studies (incl. RELS 101, 102; Bible content; Christianity & Intercultural Studies) 12
Society and culture 3
University 101 1
Electives 17
Total 122

Specific Requirements

CHEM 111, 112* Principles of Chemistry

CHEM 221, 222 Organic Chemistry

CHEM 230 Inorganic Chemistry

CHEM 240 Physical Chemistry

CHEM 321 Advanced Organic Chemistry

CHEM 341 Advanced Physical Chemistry

CHEM 357, 358 Modern Analytical Methods

CHEM 384 Principles of Biochemistry

CHEM 409, 410 Senior Thesis

CHEM 431 Advanced Inorganic Chemistry

CHEM Electives (6 sem. hrs.)

*or CHEM 103, 104 with a high grade; or CHEM 103, 112.

2. General Program

General Graduation Requirements

(See also Academic Information section, particularly for further details on core requirements, or checklists for a complete listing of requirements.)

  Sem. Hrs.
Business (54 sem. hrs.) & Economics (6 sem. hrs.) (as noted below) 42
English: Two of ENGL 101 (ESL), 103, 104 or modern language literature course (min. C grade) 6
Fine Arts 3
History 3
Human Kinetics (incl. HKIN 190) 4
IDIS 102 1
MATH 123, 124 6
NATS 487, 490 3
One of MATH 223, CMPT 140, or CMPT 141 3-4
Philosophy 3
Religious Studies (incl. RELS 101, 102; Bible content; Christianity & Intercultural Studies) 12
Society and culture 3
University 101 1
Electives 25-26
Total 122

Specific Requirements

CHEM 111, 112* Principles of Chemistry

CHEM 221, 222 Organic Chemistry

CHEM 230 Inorganic Chemistry

CHEM 240 Physical Chemistry

CHEM 357 Modern Analytical Methods

CHEM Electives (21 sem. hrs.)

*or CHEM 103, 104 with a high grade; or CHEM 103, 112.

3. Life Sciences Emphasis Program

General Graduation Requirements

(See also Academic Information section, particularly for further details on core requirements, or checklists for a complete listing of requirements.)

  Sem. Hrs.
Chemistry (24 sem. hrs. must be 300 or 400 level) 42
ENGL 103,104 6
Fine Arts 3
History 3
Human Kinetics (incl. HKIN 190) 4
IDIS 102 1
MATH 123, 124 6
NATS 487, 490 3
BIOL 113, 114, 223 9
Philosophy 3
PHYS 111,112 6
Religious Studies (incl. RELS 101, 102; Bible content; Christianity & Intercultural Studies) 12
Society and culture 3
University 101 1
Electives 20
Total 122

Specific Requirements

CHEM 111, 112* Principles of Chemistry

CHEM 221, 222 Organic Chemistry

CHEM 230 Inorganic Chemistry

CHEM 240 Physical Chemistry

CHEM 384 Principles of Biochemistry

CHEM 386 Biosynthesis

CHEM Electives (18 sem. hrs.)

*or CHEM 103, 104 with a high grade; or CHEM 103, 112.

Combined Chemistry and Business majors: This combination is ideal for those seeking managerial positions in a technological industry. However, it is very demanding and will sometimes require five years of study. Please consult the Deans in both areas for further details.

Concentration in Chemistry

Chemistry: 30 sem. hrs., including:

CHEM 111, 112* Principles of Chemistry

CHEM 221, 222 Organic Chemistry

CHEM 230, 240 Inorganic Chemistry; Physical Chemistry

CHEM 357, 358 Modern Analytical Methods

plus 10 sem. hrs. of 300 or 400 level Chemistry courses.

*or CHEM 103, 104 with high grade; or CHEM 103, 112.

Minor in Chemistry

The following specific requirements apply: 24 sem. hrs. including CHEM 111, 112 (or CHEM 103, 104 with a high grade; or CHEM 103, 112), 221, 230, plus 12 additional sem. hrs. of CHEM electives, 9 sem. hrs. of which must be at a 300 or 400 level.

More Information

Contact Admissions or Department chair.