Jan 29, 2023  
2018-2019 General/Graduate Catalog - Expires August 2024 
    
2018-2019 General/Graduate Catalog - Expires August 2024 [Archived Catalog]

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CHEM 350 - Analytical Chemistry for the Life Sciences


An introduction to the use of quantitative and instrumental methods of chemical analysis as applied to the life sciences. Topics explored in lecture and/or laboratory include measurement techniques, data treatment, equilibrium, titrations, acid/base chemistry and buffers, electrochemistry, analytical separations (chromatography and electrophoresis), analytical spectroscopy (atomic, UV-Visible, Fluorescence) and mass spectrometry (GC-MS and large molecule MS). May not be used as part of a Chemistry Major but may be used as part of a Chemistry Minor in place of Quantitative Analysis (CHEM 222).  Chemistry major MAY NOT enroll.

Prerequisites:  CHEM 131 - Chemical Principles II  with a grade of C or higher; STAT 190 - Basic Statistics  or STAT 290 - Statistics  with a grade of C or higher or instructor approval.
Credits: 4
NOTE:
* Honors Scholar Course.
** This is a writing-enhanced course.
*** This course counts toward the 63-hour Liberal Arts and Sciences (LAS) graduation requirement.
**** The SAM Chemistry Lab Fee applies to this course.



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