Bachelor of Science - Honours

Requirements:

  •     6 credits of introductory (100 or 120);
  •     9 credits of analytical (265, 361, 362);
  •     9 credits inorganic (245, 341, 342);
  •     12 credits of organic (220, 421, 422);
  •     12 credits of physical (231, 232, 331, 332);
  •     3 credits biochemistry (255);
  •     6 credits of chemistry electives and Honours Thesis Research (493)

Total of 60 credits, plus the non-credit seminar courses 391 (junior year) and 491 (senior year).

Honours 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 Honours 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, 231, 232, 245, 265, 6 credits of math elective; 6 credits of electives
Year 3: CHEM 255, 325, 341, 342, 361, 362, 391; 6 credits of science electives; 6 credits of electives
Year 4: CHEM 331, 332, 421, 422, 491, 493, 3 credits of chemistry elective; 12 credits of electives

Chemistry Honours Program Checklist