Graduate Courses

The following Graduate level lecture courses are offered regularly but not necessarily every year.

CORE COURSES
(9 credits to be taken by all entering graduate students) 

  • 541 Principles of Bonding and Reactivity in Inorganic Chemistry (3 credits)
  • 520 Physical Organic Chemistry (3 credits)
  • 570 Advanced Topic in Physical Chemistry(3 credits)
  • 620 Physical Organic Chemistry (3 credits)
  • 641 Principles of Bonding and Reactivity in Inorganic Chemistry (3 credits)
  • 653 Modern Quantum Chemistry (3 credits)
  • 681 Principles of Analytical Chemistry (3 credits)

DIVISIONAL COURSES
(9 credits to be taken by all entering graduate students; the choice of courses depends on research interest and the graduate students advisor) 

ORGANIC 
  • 510 Enzyme kinetics and Mechanism (3 credits)
  • 517 The Chemistry of Food and Taste (3 credits)
  • 521 Polymer Chemistry (3 credits)
  • 522 Synthetic Organic Chemistry (3 credits)
  • 523 Contemporary Total Synthesis (3 credits)
  • 525 Structural Organic Chemistry (Structure Determination by Modern Spectral Methods) (3 credits)
  • 530 Fluorescence Spectroscopy and Microscopy (3 credits)
  • 535 Molecular and Supramolecular Photochemistry (3 credits)
  • 556 Self-Assembly and Surface Chemistry (3 credits)
  • 626 Advanced Organic Topics (3 credits) 
INORGANIC
  • 603 Structure and Reactivity of Inorganic Compounds (3 credits)
  • 604 Coordination Chemistry (3 credits)
  • 641 Inorganic Reaction Mechanisms (3 credits)
  • 646 Organometallics (3 credits)
  • 647 Advanced Inorganic Topics (3 credits)
  • 649 Advanced Inorganic Topics (2-3 credits)
PHYSICAL
  • 524 Supramolecular Chemitsry (3 credits)
  • 553 Modern Quantum Chemistry (3 credits)
  • 555 Modern Statistical Mechanics (3 credits)
  • 563 Electronic Structure Methods (3 credits)
  • 564 Molecular Simulations (1 credit)
  • 565 Principles of Spectroscopic Techniques (3 credits)
  • 575 Principles of Nuclear Magnetic Resonance and Multidimensional Spectroscopy (3 credits)
  • 640 Introduction to Crystallography (1 credit)
  • 650 Chemical Thermodynamics (1 credit)
  • 651 Optical Spectroscopy (1 credit)
  • 652 Chemical Kinetics (1 credit)
  • 655 Electrochemistry (3 credits)
  • 660 Magnetic Resonance (3 credits)
  • 670 Advanced Physical Chemistry Topics (1-3 credits)
  • 655 Electrochemistry (2 credits)
OTHER
  • 515 Makings of a Scientist (3 credits)
  • 579 Special Topics: Chemistry Internship (1-3 credits)
  • 580 Special Topics: Chemistry Internship (1-3 credits)
  • 591 Topics in Chemistry (1-3 credits)
  • 592 Topics in Chemistry (1-3 credits)
  • 593 Readings in Chemistry (1-3 credits)
  • 594 Readings in Chemistry (1-3 credits)
  • 679 Chemistry Seminar (1 credit)
  • 680 Chemistry Seminar (1 credit)
  • 685 Introduction to Research (2 credits)
  • 688 Problems in Research Planning (2 credits)
  • 693 Directed Readings in Chemistry (1-3 credits)
  • 694 Directed Readings in Chemistry (1-3 credits)
  • 705 Research Practices (1-3 credits)
  • 710 Master's Thesis (1-6 credits)
  • 715 Post-candidacy Thesis (1-6 credits)
  • 720 Research in Residence (0 credits)
  • 730 Doctoral Dissertation (1-12 credits)
  • 740 Post-candidacy Doctoral Dissertation (1-12 credits)
  • 750 Research in Residence (0 credits)