CHEM 120 - First Year Seminar in Chemistry
Section: 002 Contemporary Issues in Science and Medicine
Term: FA 2011
Subject: Chemistry (CHEM)
Department: LSA Chemistry
Course Note:
These seminars, which are restricted to first-year students, are small group classes (approximately 15-25 students) taught by regular and emeritus faculty.
Credits:
3
Requirements & Distribution:
BS, NS
Other:
FYSem
Waitlist Capacity:
99
Advisory Prerequisites:
Enrollment restricted to first-year students, including those with sophomore standing.
BS:
This course counts toward the 60 credits of math/science required for a Bachelor of Science degree.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

Science and medicine are advancing at a pace never before seen. While the changes brought about by new discoveries are often considered beneficial to society, they are often accompanied by unconsidered consequences.

This class will examine the science behind important discoveries of the last 20 years and their impact on society. Particular attention will be paid the role of research institutions like the UM in the discovery and commercialization process. Topics will be selected from current articles in the New York Times and Scientific American.

Course Requirements:

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CHEM 120 - First Year Seminar in Chemistry
Schedule Listing
001 (SEM)
P
26306
Closed
Wolv. Access
 
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TuTh 2:30PM - 4:00PM
002 (SEM)
P
31919
Open
8
13Y1
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M 2:00PM - 5:00PM
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