Rhode Island College

2014-2015 Catalog


Chemistry B.A.

Course Requirements

Courses

CourseTitleCreditsOffered
CHEM 103General Chemistry I

4

Fall, Spring, Summer.
Or

CHEM 103HHonors General Chemistry I

4

Fall.
 

CHEM 104General Chemistry II

4

Fall, Spring, Summer.
Or

CHEM 104HHonors General Chemistry II

4

Spring.
 

CHEM 205Organic Chemistry I

4

Fall, Summer.
CHEM 206Organic Chemistry II

4

Spring, Summer.
CHEM 310Biochemistry

3

Fall (even years).
CHEM 403Inorganic Chemistry I

3

Fall.
 

CHEM 404Analytical Chemistry

4

Spring (even years).
Or

CHEM 416Environmental Analytical Chemistry

4

Fall (even years).
 

CHEM 405Physical Chemistry I

3

Fall.
CHEM 407Physical Chemistry Laboratory I

1

Fall.

CHOOSE ONE OF THE OPTIONS below

CourseTitleCreditsOffered
CHEM 406Physical Chemistry II

3

Spring.
 

Or

CHEM 412Inorganic Chemistry II

2

Spring.
And

CHEM 413Inorganic Chemistry Laboratory

1

Spring.
 

Or

CHEM 414Instrumental Methods of Analysis

4

Spring (odd years).
 

Or

CHEM 417Marine Environmental Chemistry

3

Spring (even years).
 

Or

CHEM 420Biochemistry of Proteins and Nucleic Acids

3

Fall, Spring (odd years).
 

Or

CHEM 425Advanced Organic Chemistry

4

Fall (odd years).
 

Or

CHEM 435Pharmacology and Toxicology

3

As needed.

MATH 314 Calculus III is a prerequisite for CHEM 406.

Cognates

CourseTitleCreditsOffered
MATH 212Calculus I

4

Fall, Spring, Summer.
MATH 213Calculus II

4

Fall, Spring, Summer.
PHYS 200Mechanics

4

Fall.
PHYS 201Electricity and Magnetism

4

Spring.

PHYS 200, PHYS 201: in unusual circumstances, PHYS 101 and PHYS 102 may be substituted for PHYS 200 and PHYS 201, with consent of department chair.

Prior to enrolling in any Chemistry course students must have completed the College Mathematics Requirement.

Total Credit Hours: 49-50