Chemistry (CHEM)

CHEM 535     Green Chemistry     3 Credit Hours

An examination of green chemistry principles and methods used to assess and improve chemical processes with respect to environmental impact. Topics include: concepts of green chemistry, waste prevention, catalysis, renewable resources, alternative energy resources, and green technologies. Additional assignments and/or projects will distinguish this course from its undergraduate version CHEM 435. Students cannot receive credit for both CHEM 435 and CHEM 535.

Cannot enroll if Class is Freshman or Sophomore or Junior or Senior

CHEM 548     Environmental Chemistry     3 Credit Hours

Advanced study of the concepts, principles, practices, and current problems in the chemistry of natural waters, the soils, and the atmosphere. Students in this graduate-level course will engage in mutually agreed-upon projects in addition to the class work assigned undergraduates. (W, AY).

Prerequisite(s): CHEM 344 and (CHEM 225 or CHEM 325)

Can enroll if Class is Graduate

CHEM 590     Topics in Chemistry     1 to 4 Credit Hours

Current topics in Chemistry. One to four credit hours. (OC)

Can enroll if Class is Graduate

*An asterisk denotes that a course may be taken concurrently.

Frequency of Offering

The following abbreviations are used to denote the frequency of offering: (F) fall term; (W) winter term; (S) summer term; (F, W) fall and winter terms; (YR) once a year; (AY) alternating years; (OC) offered occasionally