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CHEM 489 Directed Research in Chemistry

This is a faculty designed independent study (FDIS) which provides students the opportunity to do independent research in the field of chemistry under the supervision of a resident chemistry faculty member. This course improves students problem solving, analytical, and reasoning skills. At the end of the course, students complete a research report that must be approved by the instructor. The number of credits will be decided by the faculty and the student.

Prerequisites

Special information

Note: Instructor's permission required.
1-5 Undergraduate credits

Effective May 7, 2013 to present

Learning outcomes

General

  • Become familiar with the terminology and literature commonly used in a specific field/area of chemistry.
  • Develop problem solving, numerical/computational, and mathematical skills.
  • Develop a familiarity with the common issues addressed within this field.
  • Demonstrate the conceptual and practical skills necessary to answer questions and solve problems in a specific field/area of chemistry.
  • Receive the necessary background to pursue research interests in related fields.

Spring 2021

Section Title Instructor
21 Directed Research in Chemistry Sinville, Rondedrick DeShaun Books Course details
22 Directed Research in Chemistry Dimick Gray, Sarah M Books Course details

Fall 2021

Section Title Instructor
21 Directed Research in Chemistry Dimick Gray, Sarah M Books Course details
22 Directed Research in Chemistry Sinville, Rondedrick DeShaun Books Course details
23 Directed Research in Chemistry Mensinger, Zack Lee Books Course details