|CLASS CODE:||CHEM 498||CREDITS: 1 - 3|
|DIVISION:||PHYSICAL SCIENCE & ENGINEERING|
|GENERAL EDUCATION:||This course does not fulfill a General Education requirement.|
|DESCRIPTION:||All chemistry majors must find and experience a work internship. This would generally occur the semester after their junior year or during their senior year. The experience could involve working for a government agency, industry, an academic institution or any organization that employs chemists on their staff. The credit for the internship would count as the capstone experience required for graduation. The student will have a contract agreement with the employer and be responsible to a faculty supervisor. Upon completion of the internship, a short presentation will be made to the BYU-I chemistry department as part of the requirement.|
|TAUGHT:||Fall, Winter, 1st and 2nd Summer Blocks|
|CONTENT AND TOPICS:||TBA|
|GOALS AND OBJECTIVES:||Participate in a "real world" chemistry experience.
Present an overview of experience.
|REQUIREMENTS:||It is the student's reponsibility to find an internship. The internship must then be approved through the internship coordinator in the chemistry department. The student must then complete the internship and give a short presentation to the BYU-I chemistry department.|
|PREREQUISITES:||Completion of Chem 220, 351, 352, 461, 462 and 464.|
|EFFECTIVE DATE:||August 2003|