Schedule, Chemistry 3700, Spring 2015
Posted: Dec. 22, 2014. Last Update: March 2, 2015.

Week of Theme Resource/Software Assignment Start of Review
Jan. 19 Prewriting Activities ERR and JDL; PC
Jan. 26 Outlining and Writing Paragraphs GMW, Word Wed., 01/28: A01
Feb. 2 Data Presentation: Schemes ChemDraw, Word Wed., 02/04: A02 Wed., 02/04: A01
Feb. 9 Data Presentation and Analysis I: Tables, Statistics, Functions & Graphing Excel Wed., 02/11: A03 Wed., 02/11: A02
Feb. 16 Data Presentation and Analysis II: Simulation & Graphing
W: Chem. Comp. Lab. Meeting
Excel Mon., 02/16: A04 Fri., 02/20: A03
Feb. 23 Search & Bibliography SciFinder, Word Wed., 02/25: A05, A06 Wed., 02/25: A04
March 2 Citation & Reference Section; Article & Slides Powerpoint Wed., 03/04: A05
March 9 Oral Presentation Week All Resources All Week: A06
March 16 Structure and Modeling Chem3D, Jmol etc. Wed., 03/18: A07
March 23 SPRING BREAK H2O, SiO2 & hνs
March 30 Materials and Methods, Appendix
M: Overview A08-A11, Assign A08 & A09. W: JOC Guidelines for Authors. F: Work on A08 (MMA).
JOC Guide for Authors, ACS Copyright MWF: A08, A09 Wed., 04/01, A07 (Instr. Rev.); Fri., 04/03: A07 (PR)
April 6 Writing a Paper & Selecting a Journal
M, W: Selecting Journals. More on A09. F: Work on A09 (Paper).
ACS Ethics Guidelines Wed., 04/08, A08 (Instr. Rev.); Fri., 04/10, A08 (PR)
April 13 Publication Ethics & Plagiarism
M: ACS Ethics Guidelines. W: PR Example. Assign A10. F: Work on A10 (Written PRs)
Peer Review Example Wed., 04/15, A10 Wed., 04/15, A09 (Instr. Rev.); Fri., 04/17, A09 (PR)
April 20 Revising & Responding to Editors and Referees
M: PR Example, assign A11. W: Abell Lecture (LSC). F: Work on A11 (Rev.).
Mon., 04/20, A11 A10 due 04/22; PRs provided to authors by Fri., 04/24
April 27 Scientific Conduct and Misconduct
M & W: PR Cases. F: ORI Cases.
PR- & ORI-Cases Wed., 04/28, A11
Fri., 05/01, PR(A11) complete.
May 4 M: Return A11 with P11 & Top-10 Wordle; W: Miscellaneous; May 7: Stop Day