CHEM281-20S1 (C) Semester One 2020

Practical Chemistry

15 points

Details:
Start Date: Monday, 17 February 2020
End Date: Sunday, 21 June 2020
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Friday, 28 February 2020
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Friday, 29 May 2020

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 2020

Students must attend one activity from each section.

Lecture A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Thursday 14:00 - 15:00 - (23/4-28/5)
Ernest Rutherford 140 (5/3-19/3)
2 Mar - 22 Mar
20 Apr - 31 May
Lab A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Thursday 15:00 - 18:00 - (23/4-28/5)
Ernest Rutherford 412 Chemistry Lab (20/2-19/3)
17 Feb - 22 Mar
20 Apr - 31 May
Lab B
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Friday 12:00 - 16:00 20 Apr - 26 Apr
18 May - 24 May
Lab C
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Tuesday 09:00 - 17:00 Jack Erskine 248 Computer Lab 6 Jul - 12 Jul

Examination and Formal Tests

Test A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Friday 12:00 - 13:00 Online Delivery 25 May - 31 May

Course Coordinator / Lecturer

Antony Fairbanks

Lecturers

Timothy Allison , Daniel Foley , Richard Hartshorn and Jodie Johnston

Assessment

Assessment Due Date Percentage 
Laboratory work 50%
Reports 20%
Quizzes 10%
Test 20%

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $900.00

International fee $4,250.00

* 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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