CHM 493-494 Senior Honors Research I-II (3-6 credits)
Integrated literature and laboratory investigation of an assigned problem under the supervision of a departmental faculty member for a student enrolled in the honors program. Includes a seminar, a poster presentation, and written reports. Each credit of CHM 493 and CHM 494 requires four hours each week in the research laboratory.
CHM 493 is a prerequisite for CHM 494. Must be elected in junior year to allow adequate research time. Students need to complete the application form for independent study (available in the Dean’s Office) and have the approval of the Chemistry Department chair, Associate Dean and the Honors Program Director in order to register.