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Chemistry BS - Curricular Plan

(HEGIS: 19.05 CHEMISTRY-GEN-NO BIOCHEM, CIP: 40.0501 Chemistry, General)

Department of Chemistry

363 Natural Sciences Building
North Campus
Buffalo, NY 14260-3000

David F. Watson
Chair

Troy Wood
Associate Professor, Undergraduate Advisor

Katie Stanton
Undergraduate Secretary

Associated Programs

Associated Subjects

Curricular Plan

A Curricular Plan provides a roadmap for completing this academic program and the UB Curriculum on time. Your actual plan may vary depending on point of entry to the university, course placement and/or waivers based on standardized test scores, earned alternative credit and/or college transfer credit.

All students are encouraged to use this plan in conjunction with other academic planning resources such as your academic advisor, the HUB Academic Advisement Report, My Planner and Path Finder tool.

In addition to following this course roadmap, all other admission and academic requirements of this major as listed in the Undergraduate Catalog must be met in order to successfully complete this degree.

Freshman Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
UB Seminar UBS 3
CHE 101LLR General Chemistry and CHE 113LAB General Chemistry laboratory 1 or CHE 105LLR Chemistry-Prin & Applic M/SLI1 or M 5 or 5
MTH 141LR College Calculus 1 M/MQR 4
PHY 107LR General Physics 1 M/SLI2 4
Total Credits: 16
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
ENG 105LEC Writing and Rhetoric CL1 4
CHE 102LLR General Chemistry and CHE 114LAB General Chemistry Lab or CHE 106LLR Chemistry-Prin & Applic M or M 5 or 5
MTH 142LR College Calculus 2 M 4
PHY 108LR General Physics 2 M 4
PHY 158LAB General Physics Lab 2 M 1
Total Credits: 18

Sophomore Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
CHE 203/CHE 205 Organic Chemistry or CHE 251LLR Contemp Organic Chemistry M or M 5 or 5
CHE 214LEC Analytical Chemistry M 3
Pathway P 3
MTH 241LR College Calculus 3 M 4
Total Credits: 15
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
CHE 204/CHE 206 Organic Chemistry or CHE 252LLR Contemp Organic Chemistry M or M 5 or 5
CHE 215LAB Analytical Chemistry Lab M 2
Pathway and Diversity Learning DIV/P 3
Pathway P 3
Pathway P 3
Total Credits: 16

Junior Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
CHE 319LEC Physical Chemistry Lec M 3
CHE 321LEC Inorganic Chemistry I M 3
CHE 301LLR Intermed Organic Chem M 3
CHE 329LAB Physical Chemistry Lab M 2
MTH 306LR Intro Diff Equations or MTH 309LR Intro Linear Algebra M or M 4 or 4
Total Credits: 15
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
CHE 320LEC Physical Chemistry Lec M 3
CHE 322LLB Inorganic Chemistry II M 3
CHE 312LEC Chem of Bio Systems M 3
CHE 376LLB Intro Chemical Literature M 3
Communication Literacy CL2 3
Total Credits: 15

Senior Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
CHE 413LEC Instrumental Analysis M 3
Elective E 3
Pathway P 3
Pathway P 3
UBC 399 UB Capstone CAP 1
Total Credits: 13
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
CHE 414LAB Instrumental Analysis M 1
CHE 400-Level Elective M 3
Technical Elective M 3
Elective E 3
Elective E 2
Total Credits: 12
Total Credits Required for Degree:
120
Curricular Category Key
Category Description
M Course required for major (including pre-requisites needed for admission to major)
E Elective (course not required for major or UB Curriculum)
UB Curriculum
CAP UB Capstone
CL1/CL2 Communication Literacy (2 required)
DIV Diversity in the United States
MQR Math and Quantitative Reasoning
P Pathway Course (6 required: 3 Global, 3 Thematic)
SLI1/SLI2 Scientific Literacy and Inquiry (2 required)
UBS UB Seminar
Note: Some classes may count toward both a major (M) and UB Curriculum (UBC) requirement. Courses that count toward more than one requirement are indicated by a "/" (slash) in the category column, indicating which categories the course will satisfy.
 
Published: Nov 02, 2020 12:06:07