Chemistry Option

The first year of five UNBF programs is offered on the Saint John campus: Major, Honours, Honours Co-op, Medicinal Chemistry Majors, and Medicinal Chemistry Honours. Some upper year level courses are also available. A Minor program is offered for students in other departments within and outside of the Faculty of Science, Applied Science and Engineering who are interested in a coherent package of chemistry courses.

First Year

The minimum credit hour requirements beyond first year are:

Major: 72 ch Chemistry, 3 ch Biology, 6 ch Mathematics, 18 ch approved electives.

Honours: 76 ch Chemistry, 3 ch Biology, 6 ch Mathematics, 18 ch approved electives.

Honours Co-Op: 76 ch Chemistry, 3 ch Biology, 6 ch Mathematics, 18 ch approved electives, two work terms.

Medicinal Chemistry Major: 68 ch Chemistry, 3 ch Biology, 6 ch Mathematics, 18 ch approved electives.

Medicinal Chemistry Honours: 74 ch Chemistry, 3 ch Biology, 6 ch Mathematics, 18 approved electives.

Minor: 24 ch Chemistry

NOTE 1: See Chemistry Option Fredericton for detailed description.

NOTE 2: A minimum of 12ch of the electives must be from the Faculty of Arts, of which 6 ch must be chosen from ENGL, PHIL 2111, PHIL 2112, PHIL 3241, PHIL 3242, PSYC 3752 or equivalents.

Second/Third/Fourth Year Courses

CHEM 2009
CHEM/BIOL 2065 Biochemistry
CHEM 2416, CHEM 2421, CHEM 2422, and CHEM 2457 - Organic Chemistry
CHEM/BIOL 3245 Environmental Chemistry
CHEM 3335 Chemical Management Practices
CHEM 3435 Biomolecules and Primary Metabolism
CHEM 4435 Biologically Active Natural Products and Secondary Metabolism