CHEM 460 Senior Research Capstone

9 credits, Fall and Spring

Provides an opportunity for the student to develop and conduct a scientific research project on campus or off campus. A minimum of 327 hours of laboratory work is required. Under the direction of a Stevenson or host mentor, each student performs independent and original research that is part of the mentor's ongoing research program. Emphasis is on honing oral and written skills in the context of scientific inquiry. In February, invitations to apply are extended to all students who meet the prerequisites. Restricted to chemistry majors.

Prerequisite(s): A grade of "C" or better in a minimum of two upper-level chemistry courses; and in MATH 221; two evaluations by science faculty; and satisfactory completion of the School of the Sciences junior portfolio

Fees: Parking and printing fees may be required.

SEE Certified: WI