Catalog of Abilene Christian University, 2005-2006

College of Arts and Sciences (CAS)

Chemistry and Biochemistry 49

ENTRANCE REQUIREMENTS
Scene: 4 semesters of HS science other than physical science, or 27 on ACT
science subscore.
Deficiency: 3 hours in field other than HS field.
Foreign Language: 4 semesters, one language, in HS.
Deficiency: 6 hours in one language.
OTHER NOTES
Entering students with fewer than 64 hours and all students planning to take their first
college math course must have appropriate SAT/ACT/COMPASS scores for placement.
Consult the current university catalog for information on the schedule of future course
offerings and prerequisites for course enrollment.
See catalog for dual major and dual degree requirements.
Exceptions must be approved on the appropriate exception or substitution form.
ELECTIVES
General electives (may include deficiency); may not include developmental courses
numbered 0**; arrange to ensure >33 advanced hours.
Bachelor of Science Degrees (BS)
Admission Requirements
Before being admitted to the program in chemistry or biochemistry, a
student must satisfy the requirements listed in the SAT/ACT Placement
section of this catalog.
CHEMISTRY (BS) ..
BS: CHEMISTRY DEGREE PLAN (CHEM)
Bible
BIBL 101 Life and Teachings of Jesus ............................................................................ 3
BIBL 102 Acts-Revelation ........................................................................................................ 3
BIBL 211 M essage of the Old Testament ..................................................................... 3
BIBL 212 Christianity in Culture .......................................... 3
A dva n ced B ib le .................................................................. 3.......................................... . . . . . 3
English
ENGL 111 Com position and Rhetoric ............................................................................ 3
Literature ....................................... 3..................................... 3
COMS 111 Fundamentals of Communication ............................................................ 3
H isto ry 100-299 ........................................................................ 3.......................................... . . . . .3
Science
CHEM 133 General Chemistry I .......................................... 3
PHYS 120 Engineering Physics I .......................................... 3
Mathematics
>M ATH 124 Precalculus II ................................................................................................ 3
EXSC 100 + 3 activities ........................................ 4
UNIV 100 University Sem inar ....................................................................................................... 1
TO TA L U N IVERSITY CO RE ........................................ ............................................... 41
English
ENGL 112 Com position and Literature ......................................................................... 3
Social Sciences/Humanities
Choose from: anthropology, economics (also AGRB 261), geography,
history, philosophy, political science, psychology, sociology
(maximum one course per area) ...................................... .................... 9
Fine Arts
Choose one: ART 101, MUSM 230, THEA 220 or THEA 250 ............................... 3
TO TA L B S C O R E .......................................................................... 15
Chemistry
CHEM 131 General Chemistry I Lab ........................................ 1
CHEM 132/134 General Chemistry II Lecture/Lab ....................................................... 4
CHEM 221/223 Organic Chemistry I Lecture/Lab ........................................ ..... 4
CHEM 322/324 Organic Chemistry II Lecture/Lab ....................................................... 4
CHEM 323 Chemistry and Biochemistry Seminar ....................................................... 1
CHEM 333 Physical Chemistry I ........................................ 4
CHEM 334 Physical Chemistry II ........................................ 4
CHEM 351 Electrochemistry and Volumetric Analysis ....................................................... 2
CHEM 352 General Spectroscopy .......................................... 2
CHEM 353 Analytical Separations ........... ............. ............................. 2
CHEM 354 Organic Spectroscopy .......................................... 2
CHEM 441/443 Inorganic Chemistry Lecture/Lab ........................................................ 4
CH EM 453 Biochem istry I ................................................... 3............................................. 3
Advanced Chem istry Course ............................................................................................ 3
TOTAL ............................................................... 40
Mathematics
M A T H 185 Calculus I ...................................................................................................... 3
M A T H 186 C a lcu lus II .................................................................................................. . . . . . 3
M A T H 286 C a lcu lus III ................................................................................................ . . . . . 3
Physics
PHYS 121 Engineering Physics I Lab ........................................ 1
PHYS 122/123 Engineering Physics II Lecture/Lab ........................................................ 4
TOTAL ....................... ................................................. 14
M in im u m .................. ...................................................................................................................... 18

BS: CHEMISTRY DEGREE PLAN (CONTINUED)
Minimum GPA for graduation ........................... ................. 2.00
M inim um advanced hours ...................... ....... .......... . .................. ......... 33
M in im um total ho urs .......................................................................................................... ....... 128
Courses numbered 0** do not count in minimum hours required for degree.

BIOCHEMISTRY (BS)

BS: BIOCHEMISTRY DEGREE PLAN (BCH)
Bible
BIBL 101 Life and Teachings of Jesus ................... .... ................... 3
BIBL 102 Acts-Revelation .................................................................. 3
BIBL 211 Message of the Old Testament ............................................ ......... 3
BIBL 212 Christianity in Culture ........................................ ...................... 3
A d va n ce d B ib le ........................................................................................................................ 3
English
ENGL 111 Composition and Rhetoric ........................................ 3
Lite ra tu re ................................................................. .. .. . ...................... ..... 3
Speech
COMS 111 Fundamentals of Communication ............................... 3....... 3
H istory 100-299 ...................... ............................ ... ........ .. ...... .......... 3
Science
BIOL 112 General Biology I .....................................3........ 3
CHEM 133 General Chemistry I ............................................ ........... 3
Mathematics
>MATH 124 Precalculus II ....................................... ............. . . 3
EX SC 100 + 3 activities ........................................... ......................................................... ... 4
UNIV 100 University Seminar ........................................ ............ . 1
TOTAL UNIVERSITY CORE ....... ...................... ........... 41
English
ENGL 112 Composition and Literature ..................................... .............. 3
Social Sciences/Humanities
Choose from: anthropology, economics (also AGRB 261), geography,
history, philosophy, political science, psychology, sociology
(maximum one course per area) ...................................... 9
Fine Arts
Choose one: ART 101, MUSM 230, THEA 220 or THEA 250 ................................. 3
TO TA L B S C O R E ............................. ............................................................. 15
Chemistry
CHEM 131 General Chemistry I Lab ........................................ 1
CHEM 132/134 General Chemistry II Lecture/Lab ......................................... 4
CHEM 221/223 Organic Chemistry I Lecture/Lab ........................................................ 4
CHEM 322/324 Organic Chemistry II Lecture/Lab ......................................... 4
CHEM 323 Chemistry and Biochemistry Seminar ........................................... 1
CHEM 352 General Spectroscopy ........................................................... 2
CHEM 353 Analytical Separations ....................................... .................... 2
C H EM 453 Biochem istry I .................................................... 3.............................................3
CHEM 454 Biochem istry II .................................................. 3............................................ 3
CH EM 463 Biochem istry Lab I .......................................................................................... 1
CHEM 464 Biochemistry Lab II .................................................. 1
Biology
BIOL 114 General Biology I Lab .................................................. 1
BIOL 113/115 General Biology II Lecture/Lab ............................................................... 4
BIOL 312 Cell Biology ....................................... ............................. 3
TOTA L ...................................................... ............... 34
Standard Track (BCHE)
CHEM 333 Physical Chem istry I ................. ................ 4............................................. 4
CHEM 334 Physical Chem istry II ................ ................... 4............................................. 4
CHEM 443 Inorganic Chem istry .. ...................................................................................... 3
M ATH 185 Calculus I ............................................................................................................... 3
MATH 186 Calculus II ........................................ 3
PHYS 110/111 General Physics I Lecture/Lab .............................................................. 4
PHYS 112/113 General Physics II Lecture/Lab .............................................................. 4
TOTAL ....................... ............................................ 25
ACS Track (BCHC)
CHEM 333 Physical Chemistry I ...................... ............ 4............................................. 4
CHEM 334 Physical Chemistry II ...................... ............ 4............................................. 4
CHEM 443 Inorganic Chemistry ...................... ............ 3............................................. 3
M A TH 185 Calculus I ................................................................................ 3....................... 3
MATH 186 Calculus II .............................................. 3
M ATH 286 Calculus III ................................................................................. 3
PHYS 120/121 Engineering Physics I Lecture/Lab ........................................................ 4
PHYS 122/123 Engineering Physics II Lecture/Lab ........................................................ 4
T O TA L ............................................................................ 2 8
Health Sciences Track (BCHS)
CHEM 413 Physical Chemistry/Life Sciences ........ .......... ......................... 3
BIOL 475 Molecular Genetics ........................................ 3
Choose 9 hours from: BIOL 221/223, 222/224, 313, 330, 355, 357, 454, 480, 484,
49 1/493, 495, 498 ...... .............................. ................................................. ......................9
Choose 3 hours from: MATH 131, 185 or BIOL 483......................................
PHYS 120/121 Engineering Physics I Lecture/Lab.................. .. ....4
PHYS 122/123 Engineering Physics II Lecture/Lab .........................................................................4
TO TA L .... ............... ........................................... ..........................26

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