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Analytical Laboratory.
The MCS Interdisciplinary Undergraduate Laboratories Project, involved an 8-story addition to the west wing of Doherty Hall as well as renovation of existing spaces for the Departments of Chemistry, Art and Physics. Learn more about the new labs, opened in 2003.

The Curriculum
Among the strengths of our unique laboratory program are that it:

is project-oriented, beginning in the sophomore year
is instrumentation intensive
provides excellent safety instruction
stresses oral and written communication skills
takes an integrated approach to solving scientific problems
focus on issues relevant in modern chemistry
and delivers excellent preparation for undergraduate and graduate research.

09-101 Introduction to Experimental Chemistry
Fall or Spring: 3 units

09-221 Laboratory I: Introduction to Chemical Analysis
Fall or Spring: 12 units

09-222 Laboratory II: Organic Synthesis and Analysis
Spring: 12 units

09-321 Laboratory III: Molecular Design and Synthesis
Fall: 12 units

09-322 Laboratory IV: Molecular Spectroscopy and Dynamics
Spring: 12 units

Chemistry facilities in the Mellon Institute.

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