Planning to Take Your First Chemistry Course in Fall 2011? St. Thomas Newsroom March 28, 2011 Planning to take your first chemistry course in fall 2011? In order to help you better understand prior to registration whether a given course is appropriate for you, the Chemistry Department has implemented a placement test.If you’re planning to take CHEM 100, you do not need to take the placement test.If you’re planning to take CHEM 111 or CHEM 115, you must take the placement test prior to registration for the course. Note that incoming students and Aquinas Honors students have priority for CHEM 115.For instructions on how to take the placement test, email Dr. Tony Borgerding. Questions can be directed to Dr. Kris Wammer.