CHEM251-18S2 (C) Semester Two 2018

Foundations of Materials Science and Nanotechnology

15 points
16 Jul 2018 - 18 Nov 2018

Description

This course covers foundational topics in materials science and nanotechnology, including molecular symmetry, quantum mechanics, transition metal chemistry and electromagnetic properties of materials.

Learning Outcomes

University Graduate Attributes

This course will provide students with an opportunity to develop the Graduate Attributes specified below:

Critically competent in a core academic discipline of their award

Students know and can critically evaluate and, where applicable, apply this knowledge to topics/issues within their majoring subject.

Pre-requisites

Restrictions

CHEM241 and CHEM245

Timetable 2018

Students must attend one activity from each section.

Lecture A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Wednesday 15:00 - 16:00 F3 Lecture Theatre 16 Jul - 26 Aug
17 Sep - 21 Oct
Lecture B
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Tuesday 13:00 - 14:00 A9 Lecture Theatre (14/8-21/8, 11/9)
Link 309 Lecture Theatre (17/7-7/8)
Putaiao Koiora 275 (18/9-16/10)
16 Jul - 26 Aug
10 Sep - 21 Oct
Lecture C
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Friday 13:00 - 14:00 A9 Lecture Theatre (17/8-24/8, 5/10-19/10)
Jack Erskine 248 Computer Lab (21/9-28/9)
Meremere 105 Lecture Theatre (20/7-10/8)
16 Jul - 26 Aug
17 Sep - 21 Oct
Lecture D
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Thursday 12:00 - 13:00 A5 Lecture Theatre 16 Jul - 26 Aug
17 Sep - 21 Oct
Lecture E
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Friday 08:00 - 09:00 A5 Lecture Theatre 20 Aug - 26 Aug
Lecture F
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Monday 08:00 - 09:00 A5 Lecture Theatre 10 Sep - 16 Sep

Examination and Formal Tests

Test A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Thursday 18:30 - 20:00 E7 Lecture Theatre 20 Aug - 26 Aug

Course Coordinator / Lecturer

Deborah Crittenden

Lecturers

Sarah Masters and Richard Hartshorn

Assessment

Assessment Due Date Percentage 
Assignments/tutorial work 25%
End of Term 3 test 25%
Exam 50%

Course links

Course handout and content (PDF 172KB)

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $865.00

International fee $3,788.00

* Fees include New Zealand GST and do not include any programme level discount or additional course related expenses.

For further information see School of Physical & Chemical Sciences on the department and colleges page.

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