The bachelor thesis is written in the sixth and thus last semester of the bachelor's program in chemistry. The practical tools and theoretical knowledge learned so far in the bachelor's program are applied during the bachelor's thesis in a research focus area of chemistry.
In parallel to the bachelor thesis, other important topics in chemistry are covered in the modules Modern Methods and Computational Chemistry.
The sixth semester is concluded with exams for the modules Modern Methods and Computational Chemistry and with the writing of the bachelor thesis.
Upon successful completion of the bachelor program, the Faculty of Mathematics, Informatics and Natural Sciences awards the academic degree of Bachelor of Science RWTH Aachen University (B.Sc. RWTH).