Courses

CHEM 111 General Chemistry I

The introductory course in chemistry. (Required for all chemistry, biochemistry, pre-medical, pre-dental, pharmacy and paramedical students. Recommended for all science majors.) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.; Laboratory: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2014 B. Huddle M/W/F 9:40AM-10:40AM
Fall 2014 G. Hollis M/W/F 10:50AM-11:50AM
Fall 2014 S. Hughes M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
Fall 2014 R. Keithley M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM
Fall 2015 B. Huddle M/W/F 9:40AM-10:40AM
Fall 2015 G. Hollis M/W/F 10:50AM-11:50AM
Fall 2015 S. Hughes M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
Fall 2015 C. Sarisky M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM
Spring 2015 E. Zilinskas M/W/F 10:50AM-11:50AM

CHEM 111L General Chemistry I Lab

The introductory course in chemistry. (Required for all chemistry, biochemistry, pre-medical, pre-dental, pharmacy and paramedical students. Recommended for all science majors.) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.; Laboratory: 3 hrs/wk.

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2014 E. Zilinskas M 2:20PM-5:20PM
Fall 2014 E. Zilinskas T 1:10PM-4:10PM
Fall 2014 R. Keithley W 2:20PM-5:20PM
Fall 2014 R. Keithley Th 1:10PM-4:10PM
Fall 2014 E. Zilinskas T 6:00PM-9:00PM
Fall 2015 S. Livingston M 2:20PM-5:20PM
Fall 2015 K. Anderson T 1:10PM-4:10PM
Fall 2015 S. Livingston W 2:20PM-5:20PM
Fall 2015 S. Hughes Th 1:10PM-4:10PM
Fall 2015 S. Livingston Th 8:30AM-11:30AM
Fall 2015 R. Keithley M 6:00PM-9:00PM
Spring 2015 E. Zilinskas M 2:20PM-5:20PM

CHEM 112 General Chemistry II

The introductory course in chemistry. (Required for all chemistry, biochemistry, pre-medical, pre-dental, pharmacy and paramedical students. Recommended for all science majors.) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.; Laboratory: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Pre-requisites/Comments CHEM-111

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2014 K. Anderson M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM
Spring 2014 W. Brenzovich M/W/F 8:30AM-9:30AM
Spring 2014 B. Huddle M/W/F 10:50AM-11:50AM
Spring 2014 W. Brenzovich M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
Summer Term 1, 2015 S. Livingston 9:00AM-11:10AM
Spring 2015 B. Huddle M/W/F 9:40AM-10:40AM
Spring 2015 W. Brenzovich M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
Spring 2015 W. Brenzovich M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM
Spring 2016 B. Huddle M/W/F 8:30AM-9:30AM
Spring 2016 B. Huddle M/W/F 9:40AM-10:40AM
Spring 2016 W. Brenzovich M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM

CHEM 112L General Chemistry II Lab

The introductory course in chemistry. (Required for all chemistry, biochemistry, pre-medical, pre-dental, pharmacy and paramedical students. Recommended for all science majors.) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.; Laboratory: 3 hrs/wk.

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2014 S. Hughes W 2:20PM-5:20PM
Spring 2014 E. Zilinskas M 2:20PM-5:20PM
Spring 2014 R. Keithley T 1:10PM-4:10PM
Spring 2014 S. Livingston W 2:20PM-5:20PM
Spring 2014 S. Hughes Th 1:10PM-4:10PM
Summer Term 1, 2015 S. Livingston 12:30PM-3:30PM
Spring 2015 S. Livingston Th 1:10PM-4:10PM
Spring 2015 E. Zilinskas T 1:10PM-4:10PM
Spring 2015 K. Anderson W 2:20PM-5:20PM
Spring 2015 E. Zilinskas T 6:00PM-9:00PM
Spring 2016 K. Anderson Th 1:10PM-4:10PM
Spring 2016 S. Livingston W 2:20PM-5:20PM
Spring 2016 S. Livingston M 2:20PM-5:20PM

CHEM 113 Accelerated General Chemistry

An accelerated introductory course in chemistry for well-prepared students. The course topics include atoms and elements, bonding, molecular structure, reactions, thermodynamics, kinetics, equilibrium, solutions, and acid-base chemistry. Students who pass this course also receive competency for CHEM 111. Credit cannot be earned for both CHEM 112 and CHEM 113. (1) 1 Unit

Pre-requisites/Comments CHEM-113L.

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2015 K. Anderson M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM

CHEM 113L Accelerated General Chem Lab

Pre-requisites/Comments CHEM-113.

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2015 S. Hughes W 2:20PM-5:20PM

CHEM 205 Research Experience

A research project in chemistry or bioch emistry. May not be used to satisfy the BA Chemistry elective or BS chemistry re search requirement. May be repeated for credit. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1/2 Unit

Pre-requisites/Comments Permission of the Department

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2014 D. Harris
Fall 2014 K. Anderson
Fall 2014 W. Brenzovich
Fall 2014 G. Hollis
Fall 2014 S. Hughes
Fall 2014 T. Johann
Fall 2014 R. Keithley
Fall 2014 C. Sarisky
Spring 2014 G. Hollis
Spring 2014 W. Brenzovich
Spring 2014 C. Sarisky
Spring 2014 K. Anderson
Spring 2014 T. Johann
Spring 2014 D. Harris
Spring 2015 K. Anderson
Spring 2015 W. Brenzovich
Spring 2015 G. Hollis
Spring 2015 S. Hughes
Spring 2015 T. Johann
Spring 2015 R. Keithley
Spring 2015 C. Sarisky
Spring 2015 S. Hughes

CHEM 221 Organic Chemistry I

A study of the chemistry of the compounds of carbon. Fundamental concepts of chemical bonding are employed to develop chemical models and to correlate structure-property relationships within and among the various classes of carbon compounds. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.; Laboratory: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Pre-requisites/Comments CHEM-112

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2014 W. Brenzovich M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
Fall 2014 W. Brenzovich M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM
Summer Term 1, 2014 G. Hollis 9:00AM-11:10AM
Fall 2015 W. Brenzovich M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
Fall 2015 W. Brenzovich M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM
Summer Term 1, 2015 G. Hollis 9:00AM-11:10AM

CHEM 221L Organic Chemistry I Lab

A study of the chemistry of the compounds of carbon. Fundamental concepts of chemical bonding are employed to develop chemical models and to correlate structure-property relationships within and among the various classes of carbon compounds. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.; Laboratory: 3 hrs/wk.

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2014 V. Miller M 2:20PM-5:20PM
Fall 2014 G. Hollis T 1:10PM-4:10PM
Fall 2014 V. Miller Th 1:10PM-4:10PM
Summer Term 1, 2014 G. Hollis 12:00PM-3:00PM
Fall 2015 V. Miller M 2:20PM-5:20PM
Fall 2015 V. Miller T 1:10PM-4:10PM
Fall 2015 V. Miller Th 1:10PM-4:10PM
Summer Term 1, 2015 G. Hollis 12:00PM-3:00PM

CHEM 222 Organic Chemistry II

A study of the chemistry of the compounds of carbon. Fundamental concepts of chemical bonding are employed to develop chemical models and to correlate structure-property relationships within and among the various classes of carbon compounds . Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.; Laboratory: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Pre-requisites/Comments CHEM-221 is a prerequisite for CHEM-222

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Summer Term 2, 2014 E. Zilinskas 9:00AM-11:10AM
Spring 2014 G. Hollis M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
Summer Term 2, 2015 A. Yousef 9:00AM-11:10AM
Spring 2015 G. Hollis M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
Spring 2016 G. Hollis M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM

CHEM 222L Organic Chemistry II Lab

A study of the chemistry of the compounds of carbon. Fundamental concepts of chemical bonding are employed to develop chemical models and to correlate structure-property relationships within and among the various classes of carbon compounds. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.; Laboratory: 3 hrs/wk.

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Summer Term 2, 2014 E. Zilinskas 12:00PM-3:00PM
Spring 2014 V. Miller M 2:20PM-5:20PM
Spring 2014 G. Hollis T 1:10PM-4:10PM
Spring 2014 V. Miller Th 1:10PM-4:10PM
Summer Term 2, 2015 A. Yousef 12:00PM-3:00PM
Spring 2015 V. Miller M 2:20PM-5:20PM
Spring 2015 G. Hollis W 2:20PM-5:20PM
Spring 2015 V. Miller Th 1:10PM-4:10PM
Spring 2016 V. Miller M 2:20PM-5:20PM
Spring 2016 V. Miller W 2:20PM-5:20PM
Spring 2016 V. Miller Th 1:10PM-4:10PM

CHEM 240 Pharmaceutical Chemistry

A study of the chemistry of pharmaceuticals, with emphasis on the molecular-level interactions between drugs and the body. Drug metabolism, drug-receptor interactions, and drug development are explored with case studies including cancer drugs, opiates, and antibotics. 1 Unit

Pre-requisites/Comments CHEM-222

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Spring 2014 C. Sarisky M/W/F 8:30AM-9:30AM
Spring 2015 C. Sarisky M/W/F 8:30AM-9:30AM

CHEM 260 Descrpt. Inorganic Chemistry

A study of the elements and their compounds. The properties of these substances, spanning the entire periodic table, will be described and explained through the connections to chemical theories and concepts. The occurrence, isolation, uses, and compounds of elements will be explored. Biochemical and industrial applications will be considered. (1) 1 Unit

Pre-requisites/Comments CHEM-112

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Spring 2014 S. Hughes M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM
Spring 2015 S. Hughes M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM
Spring 2016 S. Hughes M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM

CHEM 260L Descript. Inorganic Chem Lab

A study of the elements and their compounds. The properties of these substances, spanning the entire periodic table, will be described and explained through the connections to chemical theories and concepts. The occurrence, isolation, uses, and compounds of elements will be explored. Biochemical and industrial applications will be considered. (1)

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Spring 2014 E. Zilinskas W 2:20PM-5:20PM
Spring 2015 R. Keithley T 2:50PM-5:50PM
Spring 2016 R. Keithley T 2:50PM-5:50PM

CHEM 270 Environmental Chemistry

A study of the sources, reactions, transport and fate of chemicals in air, water, and soil environments as well as the effects of these compounds on human health and the natural environment. The chemistry of both natural and anthropogenic processes will be examined. 1 Unit

Pre-requisites/Comments CHEM-112

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Spring 2014 R. Keithley T/Th 10:10AM-11:40AM

CHEM 270L Environmental Chemistry Lab

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Spring 2014 R. Keithley W 2:20PM-5:20PM

CHEM 277 Forensic Chemistry

1 Unit

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
IL 2015 K. Anderson M/T/W/Th/F 9:00AM-4:00PM

CHEM 280 Soph Sem: Communicating Chem

Scientific communication skills: Litera ture searching skills, written and oral scientific presentation skills. Introduc tion to research methods: Planning and o rganizing a research project, data analy sis techniques. Lecture: 1 1/2 hrs/wk. 1/2 Unit

Pre-requisites/Comments CHEM-221

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Spring 2014 C. Sarisky T 8:30AM-10:00AM
Spring 2014 C. Sarisky Th 8:30AM-10:00AM
Spring 2015 C. Sarisky T 8:30AM-10:00AM
Spring 2015 C. Sarisky Th 8:30AM-10:00AM
Spring 2016 C. Sarisky T 8:30AM-10:00AM
Spring 2016 C. Sarisky Th 8:30AM-10:00AM

CHEM 331 Physical Chemistry I

The physical aspects of chemical phenomena, including the properties of solids, liquids, gases and solutions; thermodynamics; kinetics; electrochemisry; and elementary quantum theory. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.; Laboratory: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Pre-requisites/Comments CHEM-222, MATH-122, and two units of physics

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2014 K. Anderson M/W/F 9:40AM-10:40AM
Fall 2015 K. Anderson M/W/F 9:40AM-10:40AM

CHEM 331L Physical Chemistry I Lab

The physical aspects of chemical phenomena, including the properties of solids, liquids, gases and solutions; thermodynamics; kinetics; electrochemistry; and elementary quantum theory. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.; Laboratory: 3 hrs/wk.

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2014 S. Hughes M 2:20PM-5:20PM
Fall 2015 S. Hughes M 2:20PM-5:20PM

CHEM 332 Physical Chemistry II

The physical aspects of chemical phenomena, including the properties of solids, liquids, gases and solutions; thermodynamics; kinetics; electrochemistry; and elementary quantum theory. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.; Laboratory: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Pre-requisites/Comments CHEM-331 is a prerequsite for CHEM-332

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Spring 2014 K. Anderson M/W/F 9:40AM-10:40AM
Spring 2015 K. Anderson M/W/F 9:40AM-10:40AM
Spring 2016 K. Anderson M/W/F 9:40AM-10:40AM

CHEM 332L Physical Chemistry II Lab

The physical aspects of chemical phenomena, including the properties of solids, liquids, gases and solutions; thermodynamics; kinetics; electrochemistry; and elementary quantum theory. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.; Laboratory: 3 hrs/wk.

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Spring 2014 S. Hughes M 2:20PM-5:20PM
Spring 2015 S. Hughes M 2:20PM-5:20PM
Spring 2016 S. Hughes M 2:20PM-5:20PM

CHEM 341 Biochemistry I

A study of the major macromolecules found in biological systems with an emphasis on structure/function relationships, as well as the role of each class in central and secondary metabolic processes. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk; Laboratory: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Pre-requisites/Comments CHEM-222

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2014 T. Johann M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
Fall 2015 T. Johann M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
Fall 2015 T. Johann M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM

CHEM 341L Biochemistry I Lab

A study of the major macromolecules found in biological systems with an emphasis on structure/function relationships, as well as the role of each class in central and secondary metabolic processes. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk; Laboratory: 3 hrs/wk.

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2014 T. Johann W 2:20PM-5:20PM
Fall 2014 T. Johann Th 1:10PM-4:10PM
Fall 2015 T. Johann W 2:20PM-5:20PM
Fall 2015 T. Johann T 1:10PM-4:10PM

CHEM 342 Biochemistry II

A study of the major macromolecules found in biological systems with an emphasis on structure/function relationships, as well as the role of each class in central and secondary metabolic processes. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk; Laboratory: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Pre-requisites/Comments CHEM-341 is a prerequisite for CHEM-342

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Spring 2014 T. Johann M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
Spring 2015 T. Johann M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
Spring 2016 T. Johann M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM

CHEM 342L Biochemistry II Lab

A study of the major macromolecules found in biological systems with an emphasis on structure/function relationships, as well as the role of each class in central and secondary metabolic processes. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk; Laboratory: 3 hrs/wk.

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Spring 2014 T. Johann W 2:20PM-5:20PM
Spring 2015 T. Johann W 2:20PM-5:20PM
Spring 2016 T. Johann W 2:20PM-5:20PM

CHEM 350 Instrumental Analysis

The theory and practice of the principal methods of instrumental analysis. Areas include electrochemistry, chromatography (GC and LC), spectroscopic methods (UV-Vis, IR, NMR), mass spectrometry, X-ray analysis, and atomic absorption. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.; Laboratory: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Pre-requisites/Comments CHEM-331 Take CHEM-350L

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2015 R. Keithley M/W/F 10:50AM-11:50AM

CHEM 350L Instrumental Analysis Lab

The theory and practice of the principal methods of instrumental analysis. Areas include electrochemistry, chromatography (GC and LC), spectroscopic methods (UV-Vis, IR, NMR), mass spectrometry, X-ray analysis, and atomic absorption. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.; Laboratory: 3 hrs/wk.

Pre-requisites/Comments Take CHEM-350

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2015 R. Keithley T 8:30AM-11:30AM
Fall 2015 R. Keithley Th 8:30AM-11:30AM

CHEM 406 Independent Study & Research

A research project in chemistry or bioch emistry that results in the production o f a scholarly paper and an oral presenta tion. May be repeated for credit. 1 Unit

Pre-requisites/Comments Permission of the Department

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2014 K. Anderson
Fall 2014 W. Brenzovich
Fall 2014 D. Harris
Fall 2014 S. Hughes
Fall 2014 T. Johann
Fall 2014 R. Keithley
Fall 2014 C. Sarisky
Summer Term 3, 2014 T. Johann
Summer Term 3, 2014 K. Anderson
Spring 2014 T. Johann
Summer Term 3, 2015 C. Sarisky
Spring 2015 T. Johann

CHEM 420 Advanced Organic Chemistry

An in-depth study of selected topics in organic chemistry, with particular emph asis on physical organic chemistry. Lect ure: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Pre-requisites/Comments CHEM-222 and CHEM-331

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Spring 2014 W. Brenzovich M/W/F 10:50AM-11:50AM
Spring 2016 G. Hollis M/W/F 10:50AM-11:50AM

CHEM 460 Advanced Inorganic Chemistry

Advanced topics in inorganic chemistry with an emphasis on bonding and structure. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Pre-requisites/Comments CHEM-222 and 331

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Spring 2015 S. Livingston M/W/F 10:50AM-11:50AM

CHEM 477 Chem.Ind.Study & Research

1 Unit

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Summer Term 3, 2014 W. Brenzovich
Summer Term 3, 2014 G. Hollis
Summer Term 3, 2014 R. Keithley
Summer Term 3, 2014 T. Johann
Summer Term 3, 2014 E. Zilinskas
Summer Term 3, 2015 R. Keithley
Summer Term 3, 2015 K. Anderson
Summer Term 3, 2015 C. Sarisky
Summer Term 3, 2015 G. Hollis
Summer Term 3, 2015 T. Johann

CHEM 495 Honors Project

A program of independent study culminat ing in a paper, artistic creation, or pe rformance. 1/2 Unit

Pre-requisites/Comments See catalog

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Spring 2015 C. Sarisky

CHEM 496 Honors Project

A program of independent study culminat ing in a paper, artistic creation, or pe rformance. 1 Unit

Pre-requisites/Comments See catalog

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2014 W. Brenzovich
Spring 2014 T. Johann
Spring 2015 C. Sarisky
Spring 2015 W. Brenzovich