Two Winter Session Courses Offered in Chemistry

Posted on 10/28/2013 2:50:54 PM

The Department of Chemistry is pleased to offer two courses during the 2013 Winter Session.

CHEM 105 Forensic Chemistry of C.S.I. (Online)

The liberal studies course CHEM 105: Forensic Chemistry of CSI is being offered online during Winter session, allowing more access to the popular course. 

CHEM 105 counts toward the liberal studies Option II as a nonlaboratory course. 

Course Description:

For students who would like to learn about forensic chemistry and the basic science needed to understand it. Chemical concepts on the level of an introductory chemistry course and their applications to forensic science will be explored in detail. Topics will include the forensic analysis of drugs, fibers, glass, arson, questioned documents, and other types of physical evidence. Other topics will include how forensic science is portrayed in novels, movies, and TV and the methods used in forensic evidence collection at a crime scene.

For questions regarding this course, please contact Justin Fair (

CHEM 101 College Chemistry I (Northpointe) - CANCELLED

One section of College Chemistry I will be offered at the Northpointe campus during Winter break. Lectures and labs will meet on Dec. 19, 20, 23, and Jan. 2, 3, 6–10.  A portion of the lecture material will also be presented online in lieu of a December 30 meeting.  

For questions regarding this course, please contact Nate McElroy (

CHEM 101 at Northpointe was cancelled due to low enrollment.

Department of Chemistry