CHEM 460H Honors Senior Research Capstone
9 credits, Fall and Spring
Provides an opportunity for the student to develop and conduct a scientific research project on 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. Applications are competitive. In February, invitations to apply are extended to all students who meet the prerequisites. Restricted to chemistry majors.
Prerequisite(s): Cumulative and science GPA of 3.70 or higher; a grade of "C" or better in a minimum of two upper-level chemistry courses; a grade of "C" or better 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.