CHEM 201 : Research Methods in the Physical Sciences

An introduction to the library research skills used in the physical sciences, especially chemistry. The use of primary and secondary sources including the use of on-line databases will be discussed as well as publication styles. Students will engage in activities to sharpen critical thinking. In this course, majors in the physical sciences begin the process of senior portfolio development.

Prerequisites

ENGL 121 and PHYS 121, 122 or CHEM 111, 112

Overview

Program

credits

1

Semester Offered

Spring