Bachelor of Science - Advanced Major

Requirements:

  •     6 Credits of introductory (100 or 120);
  •     9 credits of analytical (265, 361, 362);
  •     6 credits of inorganic (245, 341);
  •     6 credits of organic (220);
  •     6 credits of physical (231,232); 3 credits biochemistry (255);
  •     and 6 credits (i.e. two courses) 1 from CHEM 331, 332, 342, 421 and 422

Total of 42 chemistry credits, plus the non-credit seminar courses 391 (junior year) and 491 (senior year).

Advanced Major students are also required to take, in their junior year, Organic Structural Methods (325) as an Approved Elective, and to attend all department seminars during their junior and senior years.

A Geochemistry Option is available in both the Honours and Advanced Major programs. See the chair of the Department for more details.

A suggested Advanced Major pattern:
Year 1: CHEM 100 or 120; MATH 106/107 or 121/122; PHYS 121/122; 12 credits of arts electives
Year 2: CHEM 220, 245, 265; 6 credits of math elective; 6 credits of science electives; 6 credits of arts electives
Year 3: CHEM 231, 232, 325, 361, 362, 391; 15 credits of electives
Year 4: CHEM 255, 341, 491, 6 credits of chemistry electives from 331, 332, 342, 421, 422; 18 credits of electives.
 

Chemistry Advanced Major Program Checklist