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University of Nevada, Reno    
 
    
 
  Jul 20, 2017
 
University General Course Catalog 2012-2013 ARCHIVED CATALOG: CONTENT NO LONGER CURRENT. USE THE DROP DOWN ABOVE TO ACCESS THE CURRENT CATALOG.

Field of Concentration in Chemistry, B.S.


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I. University Core Curriculum Requirements (39-44 units)


NOTE: Refer to the Core Curriculum  chapter of this catalog for information regarding the “Core English and Math Completion Policy”.

A. English (3-8 units)


Refer to the “English” section of the Core Curriculum  chapter in this catalog.

NOTE: Students who place in ENG 102  are not required to complete ENG 101 .

B. Mathematics (4 units)


  Refer to the “Mathematics” section of the Core Curriculum  chapter in this catalog.

D. Social Sciences (3 units)


Refer to the “Social Sciences” section of the Core Curriculum  chapter in this catalog.

E. Fine Arts (3 units)


Refer to the “Fine Arts” section of the Core Curriculum  chapter in this catalog.

F. Core Humanities (9 units)


Refer to the “Core Humanities” section of the Core Curriculum  chapter in this catalog.

G. Capstone Courses (6 units)


Refer to the “Capstone” section of the Core Curriculum  chapter in this catalog.

H. Diversity (3 units)


Refer to the “Diversity” section of the Core Curriculum  chapter in this catalog. Some Diversity courses may also be used to satisfy other Core Curriculum requirements.

II. Additional Requirements (0 units)


III. Major Requirements (43-44 units)


B. Required Related Courses (12 units)


IV. Minor Requirements (0 units)


V. Electives (32-38 units)


One year of foreign language is recommended.

VI. Total Units (120 units)


NOTE: A candidate for a bachelor’s degree must earn a minimum of 40 units numbered 300 - 499.

VII. Recommended Schedule A


 Example for students who place into MATH 181  in first semester and who wish to accelerate science prerequisites.

A. First Year


Fall Semester (15 units)


Spring Semester (15 units)


B. Second Year


C. Third Year


Fall Semester (15 units)


Spring Semester (15 units)


D. Fourth Year


Fall Semester (15 units)


Spring Semester (15 units)


  • Chemical science elective (see list III C) (3 units)
  • Non-Chemistry Core Curriculum Capstone (selected to also satisfy Core Curriculum Diversity requirement) (3 units)
  • General Electives (9 units)

VIII. Recommended Schedule B


For students who place into MATH 128  in their first semester, and who wish to complete lower-division Core Curriculum courses in the first two years.

A. First Year


First Semester (15 units)


Second Semester (15 units)


B. Second Year


C. Third Year


Second Semester (15 units)


D. Fourth Year


First Semester (15 units)


Second Semester (15 units)


  • CHEM 422 - Physical Chemistry II (3 units)
  • Chemical science elective (see list III.C) (3 units)
  • Chemical science elective (laboratory course from list III.C) (3 units)
  • General Electives (6 units)

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