CHEM 391.1–391.3. Research in Chemistry and Biochemistry
391.1, 4 hr.; 1 cr.,
391.2, 8 hr.; 2 cr.,
391.3, 12 hr.; 3 cr.
Prereq.: A grade of C or better in CHEM 252.4, and 252.1 (or 211 and 212), and permission of the department. Advanced research under the supervision of a faculty member in the department.A written report will be submitted to and approved by the department and a presentation is required. HMNS 391.1–3 may be substituted for CHEM 391.1–3, but a written report submitted to and approved bythe department and a presentation are still required. May be repeated for a maximum of 12 credits. Fall, Spring
CHEM 395. Senior Thesis
3 hr.; 3 cr. Prereq.: Senior standing at Queens College. A grade of C or better in all intermediate (200-level) Foundation courses (see Requirements for the Major). Prereq. or coreq.: All Advanced (300-level) Foundation courses and one of the following: CHEM 387, 388, or at least 2 credit hours of CHEM 291, 321.1–3, 391.1–3, HMNS 291, or HMNS 391. Under the supervision of a faculty mentor and the support of one additional faculty member (not in the sub-discipline of the planned project), the student will prepare a senior thesis that either presents the research performed by the student or expands (using current literature) the project investigated in CHEM 387 or 388. Upon completion of the thesis, an oral presentation will be given to the department. Fall, Spring