MODERN APPLICATIONS OF CHEMISTRY
Credit points: 15
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
Subject Co-ordinatorPeter Barnard
Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes
Subject year levelYear Level 2 - UG
Prerequisites (CHE1BAS or CHE1CHF or CHE1GEN), and CHE1APL
Incompatible subjects CHE2RWD
|Resource Type||Title||Resource Requirement||Author and Year||Publisher|
|Readings||Organic Chemistry, 8th edn 2008||Prescribed||McMurry, J.||THOMSON-BROOKS/COLE|
|Readings||Quantitative Chemical Analysis, 7th edn 2007||Prescribed||Harris, D. C.||FREEMAN.|
|Readings||Nanochemistry||Recommended||G. A. Ozin and A. C. Arsenault||RSC PUBLISHING, CAMBRIDGE|
|Readings||Supermolecular Chemistry||Recommended||Beer, P. D., Gale, P. A. and Smith, D. K.||OXFORD, 1999.|
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Melbourne, 2014, Semester 2, Day
Maximum enrolment sizeN/A
Subject Instance Co-ordinatorPeter Barnard
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.
Two 1.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.
One 1.0 hours tutorial per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.
|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 reports||20|
|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|