CHEM281-19S1 (C) Semester One 2019

Practical Chemistry

15 points

Details:
Start Date: Monday, 18 February 2019
End Date: Sunday, 23 June 2019
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Friday, 1 March 2019
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Friday, 10 May 2019

Description

This course is required to major in chemistry and preferably it is taken in conjunction with other 200-level chemistry courses. The topics covered in this course are: preparative organic and inorganic chemistry; purification of chemicals including chromatography; practical spectroscopy and basic analytical methodology; data analysis, errors and Excel competence. Kinetic and thermodynamic measurements on solutions.

Pre-requisites

Restrictions

Timetable 2019

Students must attend one activity from each section.

Lecture A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Tuesday 11:00 - 12:00 Link 309 Lecture Theatre 18 Feb - 7 Apr
29 Apr - 2 Jun
Computer Lab A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Friday 14:00 - 18:00 Jack Erskine 339 Language Lab 18 Mar - 24 Mar
02 Friday 14:00 - 18:00 Jack Erskine 339 Language Lab 25 Mar - 31 Mar
Lab A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Thursday 13:00 - 17:00 Ernest Rutherford 412 Chemistry Lab 18 Feb - 7 Apr
29 Apr - 2 Jun
Lab B
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Friday 14:00 - 18:00 Ernest Rutherford 412 Chemistry Lab 18 Feb - 7 Apr
29 Apr - 2 Jun

Course Coordinator / Lecturer

Antony Fairbanks

Lecturers

Timothy Allison , Daniel Foley and Owen Curnow

Assessment

Assessment Due Date Percentage 
Laboratory work 50%
Reports 15%
Quizzes 10%
Test 25%

Course links

Course handout and content (PDF 684KB)

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $883.00

International fee $4,000.00

* 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.

All CHEM281 Occurrences

  • CHEM281-19S1 (C) Semester One 2019