CHEM251-20S2 (C) Semester Two 2020

Foundations of Materials Science and Nanotechnology

15 points

Start Date: Monday, 13 July 2020
End Date: Sunday, 8 November 2020
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Friday, 24 July 2020
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Friday, 25 September 2020


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



CHEM241 and CHEM245

Course Coordinator / Lecturer

Deborah Crittenden


Sarah Masters and Richard Hartshorn


Assessment Due Date Percentage 
Exam 50%
Test 25%
Assignments/tutorial work 25%

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $900.00

International fee $4,250.00

* All fees are inclusive of NZ GST or any equivalent overseas tax, and do not include any programme level discount or additional course-related expenses.

For further information see School of Physical & Chemical Sciences on the departments and faculties page .

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