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Course Schedule for CHEMISTRY - Spring 2018
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No.
Course ID Title Credits Type Instructor(s) Days:Times Location Permission
Required
Dist Qtr
4059 CHEM-112-01 Intro Chemistry II & Lab 1.25 LEC Mathew, Priya MWF: 9:00AM-9:50AM CT - 105 NAT  
  Enrollment limited to 19
  Prerequisite: C- or better in Chemistry 111L.
  A continuation of Chemistry 111L with emphasis on chemical equilibria, electrochemistry, kinetics, and a presentation of the properties and reactions of selected elements. Laboratory work is devoted to the analysis of systems involving the principles and concepts studied in the classroom. To the greatest extent possible, laboratory and lecture section assignments shall remain the same as for Chemistry 111L.
4073 CHEM-112-02 Intro Chemistry II & Lab 1.25 LEC Prigodich, Richard MWF: 10:00AM-10:50AM CT - 105 NAT  
  Enrollment limited to 19
  Prerequisite: C- or better in Chemistry 111L.
  A continuation of Chemistry 111L with emphasis on chemical equilibria, electrochemistry, kinetics, and a presentation of the properties and reactions of selected elements. Laboratory work is devoted to the analysis of systems involving the principles and concepts studied in the classroom. To the greatest extent possible, laboratory and lecture section assignments shall remain the same as for Chemistry 111L.
4525 CHEM-112-03 Intro Chemistry II & Lab 1.25 LEC Thilakarathne, Vindya MWF: 11:00AM-11:50AM CT - 105 NAT  
  Enrollment limited to 19
  Prerequisite: C- or better in Chemistry 111L.
  NOTE: This section is only open to students who earned a C- or better in CHEM111-05 in the fall semester
  A continuation of Chemistry 111L with emphasis on chemical equilibria, electrochemistry, kinetics, and a presentation of the properties and reactions of selected elements. Laboratory work is devoted to the analysis of systems involving the principles and concepts studied in the classroom. To the greatest extent possible, laboratory and lecture section assignments shall remain the same as for Chemistry 111L.
4891 CHEM-112-04 Intro Chemistry II & Lab 1.25 LEC Hanson, Lindsey MWF: 12:00PM-12:50PM CT - 210 NAT  
  Enrollment limited to 19
  Prerequisite: C- or better in Chemistry 111L.
  A continuation of Chemistry 111L with emphasis on chemical equilibria, electrochemistry, kinetics, and a presentation of the properties and reactions of selected elements. Laboratory work is devoted to the analysis of systems involving the principles and concepts studied in the classroom. To the greatest extent possible, laboratory and lecture section assignments shall remain the same as for Chemistry 111L.
4067 CHEM-112-20 Intro Chemistry II & Lab 1.25 LAB Fitzgerald, Edward M: 1:15PM-3:55PM CT - 213 NAT  
  Enrollment limited to 19
  Prerequisite: C- or better in Chemistry 111L.
  A continuation of Chemistry 111L with emphasis on chemical equilibria, electrochemistry, kinetics, and a presentation of the properties and reactions of selected elements. Laboratory work is devoted to the analysis of systems involving the principles and concepts studied in the classroom. To the greatest extent possible, laboratory and lecture section assignments shall remain the same as for Chemistry 111L.
4068 CHEM-112-21 Intro Chemistry II & Lab 1.25 LAB Fitzgerald, Edward T: 1:30PM-4:10PM CT - 213 NAT  
  Enrollment limited to 19
  Prerequisite: C- or better in Chemistry 111L.
  A continuation of Chemistry 111L with emphasis on chemical equilibria, electrochemistry, kinetics, and a presentation of the properties and reactions of selected elements. Laboratory work is devoted to the analysis of systems involving the principles and concepts studied in the classroom. To the greatest extent possible, laboratory and lecture section assignments shall remain the same as for Chemistry 111L.
4069 CHEM-112-22 Intro Chemistry II & Lab 1.25 LAB Fitzgerald, Edward W: 1:15PM-3:55PM CT - 213 NAT  
  Enrollment limited to 19
  Prerequisite: C- or better in Chemistry 111L.
  A continuation of Chemistry 111L with emphasis on chemical equilibria, electrochemistry, kinetics, and a presentation of the properties and reactions of selected elements. Laboratory work is devoted to the analysis of systems involving the principles and concepts studied in the classroom. To the greatest extent possible, laboratory and lecture section assignments shall remain the same as for Chemistry 111L.
4070 CHEM-112-23 Intro Chemistry II & Lab 1.25 LAB Fitzgerald, Edward R: 1:30PM-4:10PM CT - 213 NAT  
  Enrollment limited to 19
  Prerequisite: C- or better in Chemistry 111L.
  A continuation of Chemistry 111L with emphasis on chemical equilibria, electrochemistry, kinetics, and a presentation of the properties and reactions of selected elements. Laboratory work is devoted to the analysis of systems involving the principles and concepts studied in the classroom. To the greatest extent possible, laboratory and lecture section assignments shall remain the same as for Chemistry 111L.
5762 CHEM-112-24 Intro Chemistry II & Lab 1.25 LAB Fitzgerald, Edward
Shirazi Amin, Alireza
M: 6:30PM-9:30PM CT - 213 NAT  
  Enrollment limited to 19
  Prerequisite: C- or better in Chemistry 111L.
  A continuation of Chemistry 111L with emphasis on chemical equilibria, electrochemistry, kinetics, and a presentation of the properties and reactions of selected elements. Laboratory work is devoted to the analysis of systems involving the principles and concepts studied in the classroom. To the greatest extent possible, laboratory and lecture section assignments shall remain the same as for Chemistry 111L.
5264 CHEM-141-01 Chemistry in Context 1.00 LEC Thilakarathne, Vindya MWF: 12:00PM-12:50PM CT - 308 GLB3  
  Enrollment limited to 24
  This course for non-science majors examines the chemistry that influences people's lives and their choices. Topics will include air pollution, water pollution, energy and climate change, genetic engineering, food and nutrition. Reacting to the Past simulation games will be used with some of the topics to enhance student understanding of the choices, economics, and political considerations related to the chemical issues. Integrated laboratory exercises will also be used. This course is based on the text Chemistry in Context developed by the American Chemical Society. Not creditable to the chemistry or biochemistry majors.
4892 CHEM-155-01 Archaeological Chemistry 1.00 LEC Parr, Maria MW: 1:15PM-2:30PM CT - 210 Y NAT  
  Enrollment limited to 24
  NOTE: 6 seats reserved for first-years, 6 seats for sophomores, 6 seats for juniors and 6 seats for seniors
  This course is designed to introduce students to the application of chemical principles to the exploration and explication of archaeological issues. From the identification of ancient trading routes through pottery analysis to the elucidation of human interactions with the environment through investigation of human remains, this course will demonstrate the utility of chemistry and chemical methodologies to archaeological research. Not creditable to chemistry or biochemistry majors.
4894 CHEM-170-01 Intro to Forensic Science 1.00 LEC Morrison, Janet TR: 10:50AM-12:05PM CT - 308 Y NAT  
  Enrollment limited to 24
  NOTE: 4 seats reserved for first-years, 5 seats for sophomores, 7 seats for juniors and 8 seats for seniors
  This course provides an overview of the techniques used in the modern forensic laboratory for the analysis of common types of physical evidence encountered at crime scenes. The nature of physical evidence, the underlying chemical and physical principles of the scientific techniques employed in analyses, and the interpretation and evidentiary value of scientific results will be studied. This course will include lectures, demonstrations, and limited laboratory work. Not creditable to the chemistry or biochemistry majors.
4060 CHEM-212-01 Elem Organic Chem II 1.25 LEC Brindle, Cheyenne MWF: 9:00AM-9:50AM CT - 308 NAT  
  Enrollment limited to 30
  Prerequisite: C- or better in Chemistry 211L.
  A continuation of the lecture and laboratory study begun in Chemistry 211L.
4061 CHEM-212-02 Elem Organic Chem II 1.25 LEC Mathew, Priya MWF: 11:00AM-11:50AM CT - 308 NAT  
  Enrollment limited to 30
  Prerequisite: C- or better in Chemistry 211L.
  A continuation of the lecture and laboratory study begun in Chemistry 211L.
4071 CHEM-212-20 Elem Organic Chem II 1.25 LAB Rau, Denise M: 1:15PM-3:55PM
M: 1:15PM-3:55PM
CT - 301 NAT  
  Enrollment limited to 19
  Prerequisite: C- or better in Chemistry 211L.
  A continuation of the lecture and laboratory study begun in Chemistry 211L.
4072 CHEM-212-21 Elem Organic Chem II 1.25 LAB Rau, Denise T: 1:30PM-4:10PM
T: 1:30PM-4:10PM
CT - 301 NAT  
  Enrollment limited to 19
  Prerequisite: C- or better in Chemistry 211L.
  A continuation of the lecture and laboratory study begun in Chemistry 211L.
4316 CHEM-212-22 Elem Organic Chem II 1.25 LAB Rau, Denise W: 1:15PM-3:55PM
W: 1:15PM-3:55PM
CT - 301 NAT  
  Enrollment limited to 19
  Prerequisite: C- or better in Chemistry 211L.
  A continuation of the lecture and laboratory study begun in Chemistry 211L.
4895 CHEM-230-01 Environmental Chemistry 1.00 LEC Curran, Timothy TR: 9:25AM-10:40AM CT - 308 NAT  
  Enrollment limited to 19
  Prerequisite: C- or better in Chemistry 111L and 112L, or permission of instructor.
  This course will cover basic chemical concepts, such as polarity, volatility, and solubility, as they relate to chemical behavior in the environment. The ability to predict environmental behavior from chemical structure will be emphasized. Human and environmental toxicology will be discussed, and specific pollutants will be examined. Case studies will be used to illustrate concepts. The laboratory will emphasize techniques used for environmental analysis.
4897 CHEM-230-20 Environmental Chemistry Lab 0.25 LAB Curran, Timothy W: 1:15PM-3:55PM CT - 317  
  Enrollment limited to 19
  Prerequisite: C- or better in Chemistry 111L and 112L, or permission of instructor.
  This course will cover basic chemical concepts, such as polarity, volatility and solubility, as they relate to chemical behavior in the environment. The ability to predict environmental behavior from chemical structure will be emphasized. Human and environmental toxicology will be discussed, and specific pollutants will be examined. Case studies will be used to illustrate concepts. The laboratory will emphasize techniques used for environmental analysis.
4062 CHEM-310-01 Physical Chemistry II 1.00 LEC Prigodich, Richard MWF: 11:00AM-11:50AM CT - 210 NAT  
  Enrollment limited to 19
  Prerequisite: C- or better in Mathematics 132 or 142, and Physics 231.
  A comprehensive treatment of quantum chemistry, molecular structure, and chemical statistics. Subjects covered are designed to emphasize applications to chemical systems.
4184 CHEM-312-01 Instr Meth Chem Analysis 1.25 LEC Kovarik, Michelle MWF: 10:00AM-10:50AM CT - 210 NAT  
  Enrollment limited to 19
  Prerequisite: C- or better in Chemistry 311L.
  A lecture and laboratory course in the principles and practice of the use of instruments for quantitative and qualitative chemical measurements. Theory, optimization, and application of instrumentation for spectroscopic, electrochemical, spectrometric, and hyphenated methods of analysis are presented. Applications of computer methods of analysis as well as analog and digital manipulation of electrical signals are presented.
4185 CHEM-312-20 Instr Meth Chem Analysis 1.25 LAB Kovarik, Michelle T: 1:30PM-4:10PM CT - 317 NAT  
  Enrollment limited to 12
  Prerequisite: C- or better in Chemistry 311L.
  A lecture and laboratory course in the principles and practice of the use of instruments for quantitative and qualitative chemical measurements. Theory, optimization, and application of instrumentation for spectroscopic, electrochemical, spectrometric, and hyphenated methods of analysis are presented. Applications of computer methods of analysis as well as analog and digital manipulation of electrical signals are presented.
4063 CHEM-314-01 Descrptv Inorganic Chem 1.25 LEC Parr, Maria TR: 9:25AM-10:40AM CT - 210 NAT  
  Enrollment limited to 12
  Prerequisite: C- or better in Chemistry 313.
  A lecture and laboratory course devoted to the systematic study of transition elements and main group elements, their compounds, and reactions. Topics of current interest in inorganic chemistry will be discussed.
4065 CHEM-314-20 Descrptv Inorganic Chem 1.25 LAB Parr, Maria R: 1:30PM-4:10PM
R: 1:30PM-4:10PM
CT - 301 NAT  
  Enrollment limited to 12
  Prerequisite: C- or better in Chemistry 313.
  A lecture and laboratory course devoted to the systematic study of transition elements and main group elements, their compounds, and reactions. Topics of current interest in inorganic chemistry will be discussed.
4064 CHEM-316-01 Physical Biochemistry 1.25 LEC Hanson, Lindsey MWF: 9:00AM-9:50AM CT - 210 NAT  
  Enrollment limited to 12
  Prerequisite: C- or better in Mathematics 132 or 142, and Physics 231.
  A comprehensive survey of the physical methods used in the investigation of biological systems, and the models and underlying theory developed to account for observed behavior. The physical and chemical properties of amino acids, peptides, proteins, purines, pyrimidines, and nucleic acids will be examined from spectroscopic, thermodynamic, and kinetic viewpoints.
4066 CHEM-316-20 Physical Biochemistry 1.25 LAB Prigodich, Richard
Hanson, Lindsey
M: 1:15PM-3:55PM CT - 207 NAT  
  Enrollment limited to 12
  Prerequisite: C- or better in Mathematics 132 or 142, and Physics 231.
  A comprehensive survey of the physical methods used in the investigation of biological systems, and the models and underlying theory developed to account for observed behavior. The physical and chemical properties of amino acids, peptides, proteins, purines, pyrimidines, and nucleic acids will be examined from spectroscopic, thermodynamic, and kinetic viewpoints.
4695 CHEM-403-01 Advanced Organic Chemistry I 1.00 LEC Brindle, Cheyenne TR: 10:50AM-12:05PM CT - 210 NAT  
  Enrollment limited to 15
  Prerequisite: C- or better in Chemistry 212L, or permission of instructor.
  Normally (but not restricted to) topics in theoretical organic chemistry. Emphasis on recent developments.
4267 CHEM-425-01 Research (Laboratory) 0.50 - 2.00 IND Staff, Trinity F: 1:30PM-4:10PM CT - 105 Y  
  Enrollment limited to 15
  Students will conduct original laboratory research projects under the direction of an individual staff member. Students electing to pursue independent study of this type should plan on initiating work no later than the fall of the senior year, and should also plan on no less than two semesters of study with the completion of a final formal paper. Participation in the weekly Friday departmental seminar series is mandatory. Submission of the special registration form, available in the Registrar’s Office, and the approval of the instructor and chair are required for enrollment.
4268 CHEM-466-01 Teaching Assistant 0.50 - 1.00 IND TBA TBA TBA Y  
  Enrollment limited to 15
  Submission of the special registration form, available in the Registrar's Office, and the approval of the instructor and chair are required for enrollment.
4269 CHEM-499-01 Senior Thesis 2.00 IND TBA TBA TBA Y  
  Enrollment limited to 15
  Submission of the special registration form, available in the Registrar's Office, after receiving approval for the thesis project from the Chemistry Department, is required.
6023 CHEM-614-01 Archaelogical Science 1.00 IND Parr, Maria TBA TBA Y  
  Enrollment limited to 100