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University of Utah    
 
    
 
  Nov 22, 2017
 
2017-2018 General Catalog

Chemistry, B.A. - Teaching Emphasis


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Major Requirements for Chemistry


Department of Chemistry
chem.utah.edu
Henry Eyring Building 2020
801-581-6681

Minimum Degree Hours: 122
Minimum Major Hours: 79 - 83

Graduation Requirements:

  • Maintain a minimum cumulative gpa of 2.00 in all CHEM, MATH, PHYS, and BIOL courses.
  • All major courses must be completed with a C- or better.
  • Successful completion of the comprehensive Chemistry exam.

Honors in Chemistry

Students seeking an HBA or HBS in Chemistry must complete:

Undergraduate Seminar


Students are recommended to take this seminar during their freshmen or sophomore year at the University of Utah.

Scientific Writing Requirement


Chemistry majors are expected to take the chemistry section of Scientific Writing, WRTG 3014. This course should be taken after passing WRTG 2010 and before taking CHEM 3000 (Quantitative Analysis), preferably in a student’s second year.

Calculus


(Complete 3 courses)

Emphasis Requirements for Teaching


Secondary Teacher Licensure Required Courses


For advising contact the Secondary Education Advisor in the Urban Institute for Teacher Education.

Sorenson Arts & Education Complex (SAEC) 2260
801-581-7158

 

Pre-Licensure Courses


(30 required credit hours)

Licensure Year


(Admission Required, 15 required credit hours)

ESL Endorsement (Optional)


Total Licensure Hours: 45-49 credit hours


Sample 4-yr Degree Plan


Note: This is just a sample. Log into My Degree Dashboard (in CIS) and meet with your academic advisor to fit a program of study with your academic record.

First Year


Fall Semester


Total Hours: 15

Spring Semester


Total Hours: 15

Summer Semester


  • General Education - (HF) 3 Credit(s)
  • General Education - (AI) 3 Credit(s)
Total Hours: 6

Second Year


Fall Semester


Total Hours: 16

Spring Semester


Total Hours: 16

Third Year


Fall Semester


Total Hours: 16

Total Hours: 16

Fourth Year


Fall Semester


  • CHEM 3100 - Inorganic Chemistry 5 Credit(s)
  • Advanced Chemistry Labs 4 Credit(s)
  • Bachelor Degree - (IR) 3 Credit(s)
  • General Education - (FF) 3 Credit(s)
  • Upper-Division General Elective 1 Credit
Total Hours: 16

Spring Semester


Total Hours: 16