MODERN APPLICATIONS OF CHEMISTRY

CHE2MAC

2014

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

This is an elective second year chemistry subject, which is taken in conjunction with CHE2FCB and involves lectures and a laboratory component. For this subject students choose to study two lecture topics from a selection of three, these being: organic chemistry (aromatic chemistry and chemical characterisation) environmental chemistry or nanochemistry. The associated laboratory program is designed to reinforce the lecture material.

FacultyFaculty of Science, Tech & Engineering

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorPeter Barnard

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 2 - UG

Exchange StudentsYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites (CHE1BAS or CHE1CHF or CHE1GEN), and CHE1APL

Co-requisites CHE2FCB

Incompatible subjects CHE2RWD

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Readings

Resource TypeTitleResource RequirementAuthor and YearPublisher
ReadingsOrganic Chemistry, 8th edn 2008PrescribedMcMurry, J.THOMSON-BROOKS/COLE
ReadingsQuantitative Chemical Analysis, 7th edn 2007PrescribedHarris, D. C.FREEMAN.
ReadingsNanochemistryRecommendedG. A. Ozin and A. C. ArsenaultRSC PUBLISHING, CAMBRIDGE
ReadingsSupermolecular ChemistryRecommendedBeer, P. D., Gale, P. A. and Smith, D. K.OXFORD, 1999.

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Melbourne, 2014, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorPeter Barnard

Class requirements

Laboratory Class Week: 31 - 43
One 3.0 hours laboratory class per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.

Lecture Week: 31 - 43
Two 1.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.

Tutorial Week: 31 - 43
One 1.0 hours tutorial per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
LMS Quiz: students complete one LMS quiz for this subject. Quiz feedback is provided.10
Three written laboratory reports (300 words each) and three short laboratory reports20
Topic assignments: students submit one assignment of length ~500 words.10
Topic exam for each of the 2 lecture topics during the end of semester exams (2 x 1.5-hour exam)60