CHEM281-22S1 (C) Semester One 2022

Practical Chemistry

15 points

Details:
Start Date: Monday, 21 February 2022
End Date: Sunday, 26 June 2022
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Sunday, 6 March 2022
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Sunday, 15 May 2022

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

1. 30 points from CHEM111, CHEM112 (BCHM112), and BCHM111 (BIOL111) or
2. have passed 15 points from CHEM111, CHEM112 (BCHM112) or
BCHM111 (BIOL111) and be concurrently enrolled in CHEM111 or
CHEM112 (BCHM112) or
BCHM111 (BIOL111)

Restrictions

Co-requisites

have passed 15 points from CHEM111, CHEM112 (BCHM112) or BCHM111 (BIOL111) and be concurrently enrolled in CHEM111 or CHEM112 (BCHM112) or BCHM111 (BIOL111)

Timetable 2022

Students must attend one activity from each section.

Lecture A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Thursday 13:00 - 14:00 Rehua 101 Lectorial
21 Feb - 10 Apr
2 May - 29 May
Lab A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Thursday 14:00 - 17:00 Ernest Rutherford 412 Chemistry Lab
21 Feb - 10 Apr
2 May - 5 Jun
Lab B
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Friday 12:00 - 16:00 Ernest Rutherford 412 Chemistry Lab
21 Feb - 20 Mar
4 Apr - 10 Apr
2 May - 5 Jun
Lab C
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Friday 12:00 - 16:00 Ernest Rutherford 464 Computer Lab (25/3-1/4)
Ernest Rutherford 412 Chemistry Lab (25/3-1/4)
21 Mar - 3 Apr

Course Coordinator / Lecturer

Antony Fairbanks

Lecturers

Timothy Allison , Jodie Johnston , Alison Downard and Sarah Masters

Assessment

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

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $926.00

International fee $4,563.00

* 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 department and colleges page .

All CHEM281 Occurrences

  • CHEM281-22S1 (C) Semester One 2022