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University of Calgary Calendar 2018-2019 Faculty of Science 4. Program Details 4.2 Chemistry 4.2.2 Programs in Applied Chemistry Co-operative Education
4.2.2 Programs in Applied Chemistry Co-operative Education
Admission

Students can apply through the Undergraduate Science Centre once they have completed the required courses and achieved the necessary grades. The detailed Co-operative Education program sequence, as well as additional rules and regulations, may be obtained from the Undergraduate Science Centre.

The following courses (or equivalent transfer credits) must be successfully completed or in progress before an application can be made to the Applied Chemistry program. A minimum grade point average of 2.70, using the courses below, is necessary to be eligible to apply. Students interested in Honours Applied Chemistry must additionally meet the Honours qualifications set out in Subsection 3.2 – Honours Programs.

Courses Required for Calculation of Admission GPA:

Chemistry 201 or 211 and Chemistry 203 or 213
Chemistry 351 and 355 or 353
Chemistry 311 and 315
Chemistry 331 and 333
Physics 211 or 221 and Physics 227 or 223
Mathematics 249 or 265 or 275 and Mathematics 267 or 277

In addition, to maintain status in Applied Chemistry, a grade point average of 2.70 must be achieved in each review period for continuation in the BSc program. Any student in an Honours program is subject to the provisions for continuation in an Honours program, Subsections 3.2 and 3.4D.

Courses Constituting the Field of Applied Chemistry
Required Courses - Major Program

See also Section 3 (Faculty Regulations), Subsections 3.4A (Program Requirements - Major Programs) and 3.5B (Course Selection - Introductory Courses)

6 units (1.0 full-course equivalent) - Chemistry 201 or 211 (recommended) and Chemistry 203 or 213 (recommended)

6 units (1.0 full-course equivalent) - Physics 211 or 221 or 227 and 223

3 units (0.5 full-course equivalent) - Mathematics 249 or 265 or 275

3 units (0.5 full-course equivalent) - Mathematics 267 or 277

42 units (7.0 full-course equivalents) - Chemistry 311, 315, 331, 333, 351, 355 or 353, 371, 373, 425, 453, 471, 515, 531 or 533, Biochemistry 341 or 393

12 units (2.0 full-course equivalents) - From the Field of Chemistry of which at least 6 units (1.0 full-course equivalent) in addition to Chemistry 515 and 531 or 533 must be 500-level courses

3 units (0.5 full-course equivalent) - Physics 255 or 323

6 units (1.0 full-course equivalent) - Mathematics 211 or 213 and 331

18 units (3.0 full-course equivalents) - Non-science options as follows

(Check Table I in 3.4 Program Requirements for ineligible courses):

3 units (0.5 full-course equivalent) - Science 3111

15 units (2.5 full-course equivalents) - Breadth Requirement: (check Table I in 3.4 Program Requirements for ineligible courses). Of these 15 units (2.5 full-course equivalents), at least 6 units (1.0 full-course equivalent) must be from the Faculty of Arts.

21 units (3.5 full-course equivalents) - Options

12 months - Co-operative Education 503.01, 503.02, 503.03

1Science 311 is limited in enrolment. Students may complete it in either the Fall or Winter Term as dictated by the course capacities.

Work Term Assessment

The mandatory work term courses, Co-operative Education 503.01, 503.02, 503.03 and the additional course, Co-operative Education 503.04, are graded on a credit (CR) or fail (F) basis. A positive assessment requires satisfactory performance on each of the following items:

(a) The Co-operative Education Co-ordinator's evaluation of job performance, which is based on an on-site visit where practical.

(b) The employer's evaluation of job performance.

(c) The student's self-assessment of job performance and the overall job experience, which is normally based on participation in a debriefing or integrative session.

(d) A work term report prepared by the student and evaluated by the Faculty.

Notes:

  • The Faculty may approve registration in Co-operative Education 503.04 in conjunction with an extra (fourth) work term.
  • Students should consult the Chemistry Co-op Co-ordinator and Co-operative Education and Internship Co-ordinator for program planning.
Required Courses - Honours Program

See also Section 3 (Faculty Regulations), Subsections 3.4C (Program Requirements - Honours Degree Programs) and 3.5B (Course Selection - Introductory Courses)

6 units (1.0 full-course equivalent) - Chemistry 201 or 211 (recommended) and Chemistry 203 or 213 (recommended)

6 units (1.0 full-course equivalent) - Physics 211 or 221 or 227 and 223

3 units (0.5 full-course equivalent) - Mathematics 249 or 265 or 275

3 units (0.5 full-course equivalent) - Mathematics 267 or 277

48 units (8.0 full-course equivalents) - Chemistry 311, 315, 331, 333, 351, 355 or 353, 371, 373, 425, 453, 471, 502, 515, 531 or 533, Biochemistry 341 or 393

12 units (2.0 full-course equivalents) - From the Field of Chemistry of which at least 6 units (1.0 full-course equivalent) in addition to Chemistry 515 and 531 or 533 must be 500-level courses

3 units (0.5 full-course equivalent) - Physics 255 or 323

6 units (1.0 full-course equivalent) - Mathematics 211 or 213 and 331

18 units (3.0 full-course equivalents) - Non-science options as follows

(Check Table I in 3.4 Program Requirements for ineligible courses):

3 units (0.5 full-course equivalent) - Science 3111

15 units (2.5 full-course equivalents) - Breadth Requirement: (check Table I in 3.4 Program Requirements for ineligible courses). Of these 15 units (2.5 full-course equivalents), at least 6 units (1.0 full-course equivalent) must be from the Faculty of Arts.

9 units (1.5 full-course equivalents) - Options

12 months - Co-operative Education 503.01, 503.02, 503.03

1Science 311 is limited in enrolment. Students may complete it in either the Fall or Winter Term as dictated by the course capacities.

Recommendations

Of the four work terms indicated in the sequence below, three are required.

Suggested Program Sequences

(a) Major Program

First Year



Chemistry 211

Chemistry 213

 

Mathematics 249 or 265 or 275

Mathematics 267 or 277

 

Physics 211 or 221 or 227

Physics 223

 

Option

Non-science option

 

Non-science option

Non-science option

 

Second Year


 
 

Chemistry 311

Chemistry 315

Co-operative Education 503.01

Chemistry 331

Chemistry 333

 

Chemistry 351

Chemistry 355 or 353

 

Science 311 or option

Science 311 or option

 

Mathematics 211 or 213

Mathematics 331

 

Third Year


 
 

Co-operative Education 503.02

Chemistry 425

Co-operative Education 503.03

 

Chemistry 371

 
 

Biochemistry 341 or 393

 
 

Physics 255 or option

 
 

Non-science option

 

Fourth Year

 

 

Chemistry 373

Co-operative Education 503.04

 

Chemistry 453

   

Chemistry 515

   

Physics 323 or option

   

Non-science option

   

Fifth Year

 
 

Chemistry 531 or Option

Chemistry 471

 

Option

Chemistry 533 or Option

 

Option1

Option1

 

Option

Non-science option

 

Option

Option

 

1Students completing an Honours degree in Applied Chemistry will replace the options in their final year with Chemistry 502.