Undergraduate Degree & Course Catalog
2016-17

Medicinal Chemistry - Courses

MCH 401 Drug Discovery Principles
Medicinal Chemistry

Examines principles of structural, physical, and physical-organic chemistry, including mechanistic considerations involved in synthetic organic chemistry, bioorganic chemistry, and design for chemotherapeutic agents.

Credits: 3
Semester(s) Typically Offered: Fall
Grading: Graded (GRD)
Pre-Requisites: CHE 202 or CHE 252 and CHE 319 or CHE 349 and CHE 312


MCH 402 Principles of Medicinal Chemistry II
Medicinal Chemistry

Studies mechanisms of action and other factors that influence drug action within specific drug classes of pharmacodynamic and chemotherapeutic drugs, drug structures, and structure-activity relationships.

Credits: 3
Semester(s) Typically Offered: Spring
Grading: Graded (GRD)
Pre-Requisites: MCH 401
Other Requisites: MCH 402



MCH 427 Combinatorial Chemistry
Medicinal Chemistry

Examines medicinal and synthetic organic chemistry aspects of the design, simultaneous synthesis and computerized tracking, in a highly efficient and automated fashion of many new compounds. Students may take the lecture module alone, but the lab requires completion of the lecture and permission of the instructor.

Credits: 2
Semester(s) Typically Offered: Spring
Grading: Graded (GRD)


MCH 498 Undergraduate Research Participation in Medicinal Chemistry
Medicinal Chemistry

Involves projects in medicinal chemistry involving a literature search and lab work.

Credits: 1-6
Semester(s) Typically Offered: Fall, Spring
Grading: Graded (GRD)



MCH 499 Independent Studies
Medicinal Chemistry

Involves development of a special topic of student interest under a tutorial arrangement.

Credits: 1-6
Semester(s) Typically Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer
Grading: Graded (GRD)



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