Experimental chemistry project conducted with the direction and supervision of a faculty member, who reviews and approves the topic of the research and evaluates the student's work. Admission by consent of the faculty member following acceptance of the student's written research proposal. Students pursuing an honors degree must complete a thesis that will be evaluated by the department. Consult the department's guidelines for the preparation of independent research proposals.
Chemistry 496 or a summer of research with the instructor after the student's junior year. (Spring)