Freshman Seminar

Freshman Seminar
Impact of chemistry and biochemistry on science and society. Overview of areas of chemistry and undergraduate research. Benefits of a chemistry or biochemistry degree for jobs, graduate or professional school.
 Hours0.5 Credit, 1.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
Course Outcomes

Societal Impact

Students will appreciate the impact of chemistry and biochemistry on society.


Students will understand the distinctions between the main areas of chemistry and biochemistry.

Value of Degree

Students will recognize the value of a chemistry and biochemistry degree and the range of opportunities for degree holders.

Research options

Students will be aware of options to do undergraduate research.