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Government College Women University Faisalabad

BS Chemistry

Semester I

Course Code Title of the Course Credit Hours
Major Course  
CHM-301 Inorganic Chemistry-I 4(3-1)
Minor Course  
ENG-321 English I (Language in Use) 3(3-0)
PST-321 Pakistan Studies 2(2-0)
*BOT-301 Diversity of Plants 4(3-1)
*ZOL-301 Principles in Animal life-1 4(3-1)
Total   17(14-3)
*PHY-301 Mechanics-I 3(3-0)
*MTH-301 Mathematics-I 4(4-0)
Total   16(15-1)

*Students will either study Zoology and Botany or Physics and Mathematics

Semester II

Course Code Title of the Course Credit Hours
Major Course  
CHM-302 Organic Chemistry-1 4(3-1)
CHM-300 Environmental Sciences 1(1-0)
Minor Course  
ENG-322 English-II (Academic Reading And Writing) 3(3-0)
ISL-408 Islamic Studies 2(2-0)
MTH-321 Mathematics for Chemistry 3(3-0)
*BOT-302 Plants Systematic Anatomy and Development 4(3-1)
*ZOL-302 Principles in Animal life-II 4(3-1)
Total   21(18-3)
*PHY-304 Mechanics-II 3(3-0)
*PHY-306 Optics and Mechanics Lab 2(0-2)
*MTH-302 Mathematics-II 4(4-0)
Total   22(19-3)

*Students will either study Zoology and Botany or Physics and Mathematics

 Semester III

Course Code Title of the Course Credit Hours
Major Course  
CHM-401 Physical Chemistry-1 4(3-1)
CHM-403 Environmental Chemistry 3(3-0)
Minor Course  
ENG-421         English-III (Communication Skills) 3(3-0)
*BOT-401 Cell Biology, Genetics and Evolution 4(3-1)
*ZOL-401 Animal Diversity- I 4(3-1)
Total   18(15-3)
*MTH-401 Mathematics-III 4(4-0)
*PHY-401 Heat and Thermodynamics 3(3-0)
*PHY-403 Heat and Acoustics Lab 1(0-1)
Total   18(16-2)

*Students will either study Zoology and Botany or Physics and Mathematics   

Semester IV

Course Code Title of the Course Credit Hours
Major Course  
CHM-404 Analytical Chemistry-I 4(3-1)
CHM-406 Industrial Chemistry-I 3(3-0)
Minor Course  
BCH-301 Introductory Biochemistry-I 3(3-0)
ICT-321          Introduction to Computer 3(3-0)
STA-320 Introduction to Statistical Theory 3(3-0)
Total   16(15-1)

 Semester V

Course Code Title of the Course Credit Hours
Major Course  
CHM-501 Introductory Spectroscopy 2(2-0)
CHM-505 Inorganic Chemistry-II 4(3-1)
CHM-507 Organic Chemistry-II 4(3-1)
CHM-509 Physical Chemistry-II 4(3-1)
Minor Course  
BCH-302 Introductory Biochemistry-II 3(3-0)
CHIN-305 Learn Chinese Language 3(3-0)
Total   17(14-3)

* Students with CGPA 3.5 in four semesters can opt learn Chinese Language Course

 Semester VI

Course Code Title of the Course Credit Hours
Major Course  
CHM-502 Analytical Chemistry-II 4(3-1)
CHM-504 Nano Chemistry 3(2-1)
CHM-506 Inorganic Chemistry-III 4(3-1)
CHM-508 Organic Chemistry-III 4(3-1)
CHM-510 Physical Chemistry-III 4(3-1)
Total   19(14-5)

 Semester VII

Student will study FIVE courses, Three courses from area selected as specialization, Two courses other than the field of specialization.

Areas of Specializations: Inorganic/ Organic/ Physical/ Analytical Chemistry   

Course Code Title of the Course Credit Hours
CHM-601 Important Synthetic Products (Elective-I) 3(3-0)
CHM-639 Research Planning and Report Writing 3(3-0)
CHM-629 Seminar 1(0-1)
Specialization in Analytical Chemistry
CHM-603 Thermalelectro-analytical Chemistry 3(3-0)
CHM-605 Atomic Spectroscopic Methods of Analysis 3(3-0)
CHM-607 Electrochemical Methods 3(3-0)
Specialization in Inorganic Chemistry
CHM-615 Advanced Inorganic Chemistry-I 3(3-0)
CHM-617 Advanced Inorganic Chemistry-II 3(3-0)
CHM-619 Instrumental Methods of  Analysis 3(3-0)
Specialization in Organic Chemistry
CHM-621 Oxidation and Reduction 3(3-0)
CHM-623 Molecular Rearrangements 3(3-0)
CHM-625 Advanced Organic Chemistry-I 3(3-0)
Specialization in Physical Chemistry
CHM-627 Advanced Physical Chemistry 3(3-0)
CHM-635 Electrochemistry-I 3(3-0)
CHM-637 Chemical Kinetics 3(3-0)
Total   16(15-1)

Semester VIII

Student will study FOUR courses from area selected as specialization and ONE

course other than the field of specialization.

*Students securing 3.8 CGPA after SIX semesters can opt

Project/Internship/Thesis (6 Credit Hours). They will also study TWO courses from

area of specialization and ONE other than the field of specialization.

Areas of Specializations: Inorganic/ Organic/ Physical/ Analytical Chemistry

Course Code Title of the Course                                           Credit Hours
CHM-602 Chemistry of Antioxidants (Elective-II) 3(3-0)
CHM-630 Special Problem 1(0-1)
*CHM-631 Project        OR 6(0-6)
*CHM-632 Internship   OR 6(0-6)
*CHM-633 Thesis 6(0-6)
Specialization in Analytical Chemistry
CHM-604 Advanced Separation Techniques 3(3-0)
CHM-606 Advanced Atomic and Plasma Spectroscopy 3(3-0)
CHM-608 Nuclear Magnetic Resonance (NMR) Spectroscopy 3(3-0)
CHM-610 Analytical Chemistry Practical 2(0-2)
Specialization in Inorganic Chemistry
CHM-620 Organometallic Compounds and Heterogeneous Catalysis 3(3-0)
CHM-622 Advanced Inorganic Chemistry-III 3(3-0)
CHM-624 Nuclear Chemistry 3(3-0)
CHM-626 Inorganic Chemistry Practical 2(0-2)
Specialization in Organic Chemistry
CHM-628 Organic Polymers   3(3-0)
CHM-634 Chemistry and Biosynthesis of Secondary Metabolites     3(3-0)
CHM-636 Advanced Organic Chemistry-II 3(3-0)
CHM-638 Advanced Organic Techniques           2(0-2)
Specialization in Physical Chemistry
CHM-640 Electrochemistry-II 3(3-0)
CHM-642 Nuclear and Radiation Chemistry 3(3-0)
CHM-644 Polymer Chemistry 3(3-0)
CHM-646 Advance Practicals in Physical Chemistry 2(0-2)
Total   15(13-2)
Total Credit Hours   139

 

Programme Award Duration Semester Credit Hours
Bachelor of Sciences BS CHEMISTRY 4 Years 8 Semesters 139