Chemistry Minor

Liberal Arts and Education Minor: 22-25 Total Credits
Required Courses: 10-11 cr. hrs.
Option A

CHEM 121 General Chemistry I 5 cr.
or CHEM 120 Introduction to General Chemistry 6 cr.
CHEM 122 General Chemistry II 5 cr.
Option B
CHEM 130 Introduction to Organic Chemistry 5 cr
CHEM 233 Foundations of Organic Chemistry 5 cr
Directed electives: Liberal Arts Minor: 12 cr. hrs.
or Secondary Education Minor: 14 cr. hrs.

At least one course must be at the 300 level or above.
CHEM 231 Organic Chemistry I 3 cr.
CHEM 232 Organic Chemistry II 3 cr.
CHEM 236 Organic Chemistry Lab I 1 cr. (Core A only)
CHEM 237 Organic Chemistry Lab II 1 cr. (Core A only)
CHEM 240 Foundations of Inorganic Chemistry 4 cr.
CHEM 246 Synthetic and Analytical Techniques in Organic Chem I 2 cr.
CHEM 247 Synthetic and Analytical Techniques in Organic Chem II 1 cr.
CHEM 250 Foundations of Analytical Chemistry 4 cr.
CHEM 311 Polymer Chemistry 3 cr.
CHEM 333 Organic Synthesis 4 cr.
CHEM 340 Physical Chemistry of Biological Systems 3 cr.
CHEM 341 Chemical Thermodynamics and Kinetics 3 cr.
CHEM 342 Molecular Structure and Spectroscopy 3 cr.
CHEM 355 Separation Science Laboratory 1 cr.
CHEM 356 Chemical Instrumentation Lab (writing intensive) 1 cr.
CHEM 361 Biochemistry I 3 cr.
CHEM 362 Biochemistry II 3 cr.
CHEM 366 Biochemistry Laboratory (writing intensive) 1 cr.
CHEM 411 Polymer Science 3 cr.
CHEM 416 Polymer Laboratory 1 cr.
CHEM 422 Advanced Inorganic Chemistry (writing intensive) 3 cr.
CHEM 432 Advanced Organic Chemistry 3 cr.
CHEM 461 Pharmacology 3 cr.
CHEM 495 Undergraduate Research 1 cr.

Department of Chemistry

253 Centennial Science Hall
715-425-3523
www.uwrf.edu/CHEM/

Karl Peterson-Chair, Jeff Rosenthal, Marilyn Duerst, Ross Jilk, Mike Kahlow, Lisa Kroutil, Daniel Marchand, Kevin McLaughlin, Barb Nielsen, David Rainville, Jeffrey Rosenthal, David Rusterholz, Jamie Schneider, Stacey Stoffregen


University of Wisconsin-River Falls
410 S. 3rd Street, River Falls WI 54022 USA
Campus Information 715-425-3911