Chemistry Major (B.A.)

http://ceps.unh.edu/chemistry/chemistry-undergraduate-programs

This curriculum offers students the opportunity to combine the chemistry major with other interests, such as pre-professional programs, education, or business.

Required Courses

CHEM 400Freshman Seminar1
CHEM 403
CHEM 404
General Chemistry I
and General Chemistry II
8
CHEM 517
CHEM 518
Quantitative Analysis
and Quantitative Analysis Laboratory
5
CHEM 547
CHEM 549
Organic Chemistry I
and Organic Chemistry Laboratory
5
CHEM 548
CHEM 550
Organic Chemistry II
and Organic Chemistry Laboratory
5
CHEM 574Chemistry Across the Periodic Table4
CHEM 683
CHEM 685
Physical Chemistry I
and Physical Chemistry Laboratory
5
CHEM 684
CHEM 686
Physical Chemistry II
and Physical Chemistry Laboratory
5
CHEM 762
CHEM 763
Instrumental Methods of Chemical Analysis
and Instrumental Methods of Chemical Analysis Laboratory
5
CHEM 798Senior Seminar1
Advanced Chemistry Elective 2
Chemistry Related Elective 3
MATH 425Calculus I4
MATH 426Calculus II4
PHYS 407General Physics I4
or PHYS 401 Introduction to Physics I
or PHYS 402 Introduction to Physics II
Total Credits56
1

The B.A. major offers CHEM 698 Seminar as the capstone experience. Students work with the faculty member teaching the seminar to prepare a presentation based upon a research project or subject-driven professional engagement.

2

Advisor's discretion: CHEM 696 Independent Study or any 700 or 800 level Chemistry course.

3

Advisor's discretion: MATH 527 or MATH 528; PHYS 505ESCI 741 or ESCI 752; CHE; CIE; or 700/800 level course.

Plan of Study Grid
First Year
FallCredits
CHEM 400 Freshman Seminar 1
CHEM 403 General Chemistry I 4
MATH 425 Calculus I 4
Discovery Course 4
Discovery Course 4
 Credits17
 Total Credits17
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First Year
SpringCredits
CHEM 404 General Chemistry II 4
MATH 426 Calculus II 4
ENGL 401 First-Year Writing 4
Discovery Course 4
 Credits16
 Total Credits16
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Second Year
FallCredits
CHEM 517 Quantitative Analysis 4
CHEM 518 Quantitative Analysis Laboratory 1
CHEM 547 Organic Chemistry I 3
CHEM 549 Organic Chemistry Laboratory 2
PHYS 401 Introduction to Physics I 4
Language 1 4
 Credits18
 Total Credits18
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Second Year
SpringCredits
CHEM 548 Organic Chemistry II 3
CHEM 550 Organic Chemistry Laboratory 2
CHEM 574 Chemistry Across the Periodic Table 4
PHYS 402 Introduction to Physics II 4
Language 2 4
 Credits17
 Total Credits17
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Third Year
FallCredits
CHEM 683 Physical Chemistry I 3
CHEM 685 Physical Chemistry Laboratory 2
Discovery Course 4
Discovery Course 4
Elective 4
 Credits17
 Total Credits17
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Third Year
SpringCredits
CHEM 684 Physical Chemistry II 3
CHEM 685 Physical Chemistry Laboratory 2
CHEM 762 Instrumental Methods of Chemical Analysis 3
CHEM 763 Instrumental Methods of Chemical Analysis Laboratory 2-3
Discovery Course 4
Elective 4
 Credits18-19
 Total Credits18-19
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Fourth Year
FallCredits
Advanced Chemistry Elective 4
Discovery Course 4
Elective 4
Elective 4
 Credits16
 Total Credits16
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Fourth Year
SpringCredits
CHEM 798 Senior Seminar 1
Chemistry Related Elective 4
Elective 4
Elective 4
 Credits13
 Total Credits13