SUNY Oneonta

CHEM 398 Senior Undergraduate Seminar

3 s.h.

Capstone course in the chemical sciences, including topics such as discussions on current literature topics in chemistry, biochemistry and related fields; seminar presentations by faculty and/or invited speakers; preparation for graduate school, industry or professional employment. Students will conduct a review of the literature and present their evaluation of a peer-reviewed research paper or project to the class, department faculty and others. Selected readings from primary and secondary sources, and writing assignments related thereto are now a part of the course. The course may include field experiences at regional academic, industrial or government laboratories outside of the regularly scheduled course time. An assessment of overall chemistry knowledge gained during the undergraduate program will be conducted by written examination during the course. Offered Fall only. (LA)

Prerequisite: SrS and permission of instructor.

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