Degree Courses or Units

First Year

Course unit

Course title

Hours

Semester

SCH 102

Introduction to Organic Chemistry, Chemistry of Alkanes and cycloalkanes

45

2

SCA 101

Safety Methods in the Laboratory

45

1

 

Second Year

SCH 202

The Chemistry of Alkyl Halides, Alcohols, Ethers Alkenes, Alkynes and Aromatic Compounds

45

2

SCH 206

Carbonyls, Organic Acids, Amines, Esters and Phenols

45

2

 

Third Year

SCH 302

Stereochemistry and Synthesis of Organic Compounds

 

45

1

SCH 305

Amino acids, Peptides, Proteins, Carbohydrates and Nucleic acids

45

2

SCH 306

Spectroscopy as Applied to Organic Chemistry

45

2

 

ELECTIVES (PICK THREE)

SCH 308

Chemistry of Secondary Biomolecules

45

2

SCH 306

Spectroscopy as Applied to Organic Chemistry

45

2

SCI 303

Biotechnology

45

2

SCI 306

Agro-based Industries and Industrial Processes

45

2

Fourth Year

 

SCH 402

Heterocyclic Chemistry

45

1

ELECTIVES (PICK THREE)

 

 

 

 

SCH 409

Applied Organic Chemistry

45

2

SCH 411

Special topics in Organic chemistry

45

1

SCH 412

Research Project in Chemistry

45

2

 

SCA 404

Thermal Analysis and Polymer Characterization Methods

45

1

SCA 405

Research Project in Analytical Chemistry

45

2

 

Course unit

Course title

Hours

Semester

SCI 402

Unit Processes in Organic Synthesis

45

1

 

 

 

 

ELECTIVES (PICK TWO)

SCI 404

Petroleum and Polymer Processing

45

1

SCI 405

Fine Chemicals for Pharmaceuticals

45

1

 

 

 

 

SCI 407

Research Project in Industrial Chemistry

45

2

 

 

 

 

 

 

ELECTIVES (PICK ONE)

SCA 511

Polymer Characterization                                                     

45

1

 

 

 

 

SCH 516         

Special Topics in Organic Chemistry                                        

45

 

Year two

SCA 620

Thesis (8 units)

360

2

 

Year Two

SCE 620

8 units

360

2

 

SCI 504

Advanced polymer chemistry and technology                                  

45

1

ELECTIVES (PICK ONE)

SCI 508         

Survey of chemical process industries                  

45

2

 

 

 

 

Year Two

SCI 620

8 units

360

2

 

SCH 503  

Advanced Organic Chemistry I

45

1

SCH 504  

Advanced Organic Chemistry II

45

2

SCH 510  

Advanced Organic Spectroscopy

45

2

SCH 511  

Natural Products Chemistry

45

2

Year Two

Thesis

8 units

360

2