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Bsc Chemistry

Bachelor Of Science in Chemistry

Objectives

The objectives of the programme are to:

1. Produce professional chemists for industry, teaching and research.

2. Provide laboratory procedures needed to work in various research fields like agriculture, biochemistry, medicine, etc.

3. Enable students to handle analytical equipment.

4. Train teachers of Chemistry for the education sector of the country.

5. Stimulate scientific curiosity and advance frontiers of knowledge in the area of chemical sciences.

6. Help the student in using ideas, concepts, and skills acquired in learning Chemistry in order to solve scientific problems.

7. Prepare graduates to venture into chemical entrepreneurship and marketing.

8. Produce skilled manpower of well–trained chemists capable of taking up positions in various socio-economic sectors.

Course Schedules, Codes and Titles

Course Structure

First Year

 

First Semester

Code

Title

Units

CHE 110

Basic Chemistry I

3

PHY 110

Basic Physics I

4

MAT 110

Calculus I

3

BOT 110

Basic Botany I

3

ZOO 110

Basic Zoology I

3

IRD 100

Communication Skills I

3

IRD 101

Quantitative Skills

3

 

Second Semester

 

Code

Title

Units

CHE 111

Basic Chemistry II

4

PHY 111

Basic Physics II

4

MAT 111

Geometry and Elementary Applied Mathematics

3

BOT 111

Basic Botany II

3

ZOO 111

Basic Zoology II

3

IRD 102

Communication Skills II

3

IRD 103

Development Concepts and Applications

3


 

Second Year


 

First Semester

Code

Title

Units

CHE 210

Atomic Structure and Bonding

4

CHE 211

Basic Analytical Chemistry

3

MAT 210

Calculus II

3

STA 210

Probability and Statistics

3

IRD 200

State, Society and Development

3

Recommended courses from other departments

PHY 210

Introduction to Mechanics

3

PHY 211

Vibration and Waves

3

BOT 210

Cryptogamic Botany

3

BIO 211

Genetics and Evolution

3

ZOO 210

Invertebrate Zoology

3

Second Semester

Code

Title

Units

CHE 212

Basic Organic Chemistry

3

CHE 213

Basic Thermodynamics

3

CHE 214

Biochemistry

3

COM 210

Introduction to Computer Science

3

MAT 210

Calculus and Analytical Geometry

6

Recommended courses from other departments

PHY 212

Electricity and Magnetism

3

PHY 213

Modern Physics

3

BOT 211

Plant Structure and Functions

3

BOT 212

Plant Ecology

3

ZOO 212

Vertebrate Zoology

3

ZOO 213

Introduction to Animal Ecology

3

 

Third Year


 

First Semester

Code

Title

Units

CHE 311

Methods of Chemical Analysis

4

CHE 312

The Chemistry of Aromatic Compounds

3

CHE 313

Chemical Thermodynamics and Phase Equilibria

3

CHE 314

Chemical Kinetics

3

CHE 315

Alicyclic and Heterocyclic Chemistry

3

IRD 305

Entrepreneuarship for Small Business

3

Second Semester

Code

Title

Units

CHE 316

Analytical Techniques in Structure Determination I

3

CHE 317

Electrochemistry

3

CHE 318

Organo-metallic and Co-ordination Chemistry

3

CHE 319

Streochemistry and Conformational Studies

3

CHE 320

Industrial Chemistry

3

CHE 321

Organic Spectroscopy

3

CHE 322

Industrial Attachment

3

COM 310

Computer Programming

3

Recommended courses from other departments

PHY 317

Introduction to Materials Science

3

BOT 312

Microbiology I

3


 

Fourth Year


 

First Semester

Code

Title

Units

CHE 410

Transition Metal Chemistry

3

CHE 411

Methods of Chemical Analysis II

3

CHE 412

Chemistry of Natural Products

3

CHE 413

Environmental Chemistry

3

CHE 414

Quantum Chemistry

3

COM 410

Computer Science II

3

Second Semester

Code

Title

Units

CHE 415

Analytical Techniques in Structural Determination II

3

CHE 416

Organic Synthesis

3

CHE 417

Bio-inorganic Chemistry

3

CHE 418

Industrial Chemistry II

3

CHE 419

Surface and Colloid Chemistry

3

IRD 400

Development Project Appraisal

3

Electives

CHE 420E

Research Project

6

CHE 421E

Chemical Reactivity and Mechanisms

 

CHE 422E

Polymer Chemistry

3

CHE 423E

Medicinal Chemistry

2

CHE 424E

Radiochemistry and Nuclear Chemistry

2

CHE 425E

Statistical Thermodynamics

2

CHE 426E

Introduction to Group Theory

2


 
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