Introduction to Research
Chemistry 410
Spring 2002
Instructor Information


Assignment Schedule

Chemistry 410 provides an introduction to 
research skills important to the practicing chemist.  
You will learn: 
  • Computerized literature searching
  • Research Proposal Writing
  • Experimental Design
  • Laboratory Notebook Keeping
  • Lab Safety Skills
  • Patent and Copyright Searching
  • Ethics
  • "Life" Skills
    • Resume Writing
    • Job Searching
    • Graduate School vs Industrial Positions
    • Public Speaking
    • Scientific Writing
"If we knew what it was we were doing, it would not be called research, would it?" 
Albert Einstein