Course Abstract Details
CHEM-261, Elective Undergraduate Research Lab
CHEM-261, Elective Undergraduate Research Lab, is an independent research course for students pursuing Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) majors. Science & Math Academic Research Team (SMART) Scholars will conduct literature research and an independent comprehensive hands-on lab project in the areas of Chemistry and Engineering and present the research findings in both written and oral format. Additional activities will also include participation in STEM Club activities and a transfer college research component. Prerequisites: Permission of the supervising faculty and/or department chair, completed at least one semester at CCC, at least one college-level engineering, mathematics or chemistry course with a grade of B or higher, and have an overall GPA of 2.75 or higher. Two credits. Two billable hours. Five hours practicum and lab each week.
The abbreviations in parentheses represent Learning Goals which have been identified for this course and program of study: