Second-Year Chemistry Course Requirements

 

Analytical 

Physical (note 2) 

Organic 

Inorganic 

Chemistry Programs  

(subject POSTs)(note 1) 

CHM217H 

CHM220H/CHM222H  

+ CHM223H 

CHM249H 

CHM247H 

CHM238Y 

Chemistry Specialist 

required 

required 

required 

 

required 

Biological Chemistry Specialist 

required 

required 

either required (CHM 249H strongly recommended) 

required 

Chemical Physics Specialist 

required/option 

required 

required/option (CHM 249H strongly recommended) 

required/ 

option 

Environmental Chemistry Specialist 

required 

required 

either required (CHM 249H strongly recommended) 

required 

Materials Science Specialist 

not required 

required 

either required (CHM 249H strongly recommended) 

required 

Pharmaceutical  Chemistry Specialist 

required 

required 

either required (CHM 249H strongly recommended) 

not required 

Synthetic & Catalytic Chemistry Specialist 

required 

required 

either required (CHM 249H strongly recommended) 

required 

Chemistry Major 

minimum of two courses, one of which must contain a laboratory component 

Chemistry Minor 

minimum of one course 

Environmental  Chemistry Minor 

one full-course equivalent 

 

Notes: 

  1. For additional non-chemistry 200-level course requirements, please refer to the Arts & Science Calendar. 

  1. MAT235Y is the recommended co-requisite of physical chemistry courses. 

  1. Notation key: 

“either required”: choice between specified two courses, but note strong recommendation of CHM249H 

“required/option”: required, but alternative options possible: refer to Arts & Science Calendar for explanation 

“not required”: course or a direct option is not formally required