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Graduate Program Coursework



Graduate Course Offerings

Below is a list of graduate courses offered by the Department of Chemistry and some courses from other Vanderbilt graduates programs often taken by chemistry graduate students. See the Graduate School Catalog for descriptions (page 95).

CHEM 5010 Inorganic Chemistry
CHEM 5020 Introduction to Bioinorganic Chemistry
CHEM 5030 Physical Methods in Inorganic Chemistry
CHEM 5040 Nanoparticles (Macdonald)
CHEM 5050 Introduction to Organometallic Chemistry
CHEM 5120 Instrumental Analytical Chemistry
CHEM 5130 Advanced Analytical Chemistry
CHEM 5140 Analytical Mass Spectrometry
CHEM 5150 Electrochemistry
CHEM 5160 Separation Methods
CHEM 5210 Organic Structure, Mechanism, and Reactions
CHEM 5220 Spectroscopic Identification of Organic Compounds
CHEM 5230 Physical Organic Chemistry
CHEM 5240 Advanced Organic Reactions
CHEM 5310 Biophysical Chemistry: Thermodynamics in Chemical and Biological Systems
CHEM 5320 Quantum Chemistry
CHEM 5330 Spectroscopy
CHEM 5340 Applications of Group Theory
CHEM 5350 Statistical Thermodynamics
CHEM 5350 Advanced Quantum Chemistry
CHEM 5410 Molecular Modeling
CHEM 5420 Computational Structural Biochemistry
CHEM 5600 Chemical Literature
CHEM 5610 Chemistry of Inorganic Materials
CHEM 5620 Chemistry of Biological Materials
CHEM 5630 Macromolecular Chemistry: Polymers, Dendrimers, and Surface Modifications
CHEM 5710 Bioorganic Chemistry
CHEM 5720 Drug Design and Development
CHEM 6050 Special Topics in Inorganic Chemistry
CHEM 6150 Special Topics in Analytical Chemistry
CHEM 6250 Special Topics in Organic Chemistry
CHEM 6340 Special Topics in Chemical Physics
CHEM 6900 Professional Development
CHEM 6901 Introduction to Research
CHEM 6902 Practicum in Chemistry Instruction

Chemical and Physical Biology
CPBP 8306 Introduction to Chemical and Physical Biology
CPBP 8310 Graduate Seminar in Chemical Biology
CPBP 8320 Foundations in Chemical Biology

BCHM-GS 8300 Introduction to Structural Biology
BCHM-GS 8301 Enzyme Mechanisms and Kinetics of Catalysis
BCHM-GS 8303 Biomolecular X-Ray Crystallography
BCHM-GS 8336 Biochemical and Molecular Toxicology
BCHM-GS 8337 Molecular Aspects of Cancer Research
BCHM-GS 8343 Biomolecular NMR Spectroscopy
BCHM-GS 8352 Analytical Proteomics

Interdisciplinary Materials Science
IMS 5320 Nanoscale Science and Engineering

PHYS 8124 Physical Measurements on Biological Systems

Environmental Engineering
ENVE 5600 Environmental Chemistry

Biomedical Engineering
BME 7425 Physical Measurements on Biological Systems
BME 8901 Special Topics – Systems Biology

Electrical Engineering
EECE 6301 Introduction to Solid State Materials