CHEM 401/403: Chemical Research Courses

Course Coordinators: Professors Florence Williams and Vladimir Michaelis

Application instructions for CHEM 401:
(1) Download and print this application form and fill it out.
(2) Print a copy of your unofficial transcript and staple it to this form.
(3) Take this form to your research supervisor for review/signature
(4) Submit completed form and transcript to the Undergraduate Student Services office (CHEM West W4-39)

Application instructions for CHEM 403: If you are continuing in the same group as for your CHEM 401 placement, no application is necessary. If you will be working in a new group, under a new supervisor, fill out the same form as for CHEM 401 and submit as per the instructions for CHEM 401.


CHEM 401 - Introduction to Chemical Research

★ 3 (fi 6) (either term, 0-1s-8) Introduction to methods of chemical research. Investigational work under the direction of a member of the Department. The results of the research will be submitted to the Department as a report which will be graded. The student must also make an oral presentation of this work to the Department. For students in the fourth year of Honors or Specialization Chemistry. Students should consult with the Course Coordinator four months prior to starting the course. Prerequisites: a 300-level CHEM course and consent of the Course Coordinator.

CHEM 403 - Chemical Research

★ 3 (fi 6) (either term, 0-1s-8) Investigational work under the direction of a member of the Department. Prerequisite or corequisite: CHEM 401.