Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2011/2012
Canadian Excellence

Directed Research in Chemistry
1.5 Credits

A detailed study of a topic under faculty supervision including the submission of a formal report. All students wishing to complete a thesis must apply to the department chair for admission to CH490‡ by March 1 of Year 3. Decisions re: admission to this course will be based on a consideration of grades, appropriate preparation for a thesis and the availability of supervisors. Preference will be given to students with a minimum cumulative Chemistry GPA of 7.00. Decisions will be made by May 1 of that year. All students not admitted to CH490‡ must take an additional 1.5 credits in chemistry in order to fulfil the Honours Chemistry, Honours Biochemistry & Biotechnology or Honours Chemistry Combination requirements.

Additional Course Information
CH390 (recommended); Registration status: Year 4 Honours Chemistry (or Honours Chemistry Combination) or Year 4 Honours Biochemistry and Biotechnology, and permission of both the department and instructor.
12 lab hours
Irregular course