CHEMISTRY AND THE ENVIRONMENT

CHE3EAC

2014

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

CHE3EAC is available to BSc and other students, and is a required subject for students completing a Bachelor of Science with a specialisation in Environmental Science. Learning activities in CHE3EAC include lectures, tutorials, computer-based workshops and laboratory classes. In lecture topics students will study chemistry concepts associated with energy & climate, and analytical techniques such as mass spectrometry, separation science & atomic spectroscopy. The lecture topics in CHE3EAC cannot be taken as topics in CHE3ADA.

FacultyFaculty of Science, Tech & Engineering

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorIan Potter

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 3 - UG

Exchange StudentsYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites CHE2FCA and either CHE2FCB or CHE2ENC

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjects CHE3SPA, CHE3EAA, CHE3EAB

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Readings

Resource TypeTitleResource RequirementAuthor and YearPublisher
ReadingsQuantitative chemical analysis,PrescribedHarris, DC 20108TH EDN, FREEMAN

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Melbourne, 2014, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorIan Potter

Class requirements

Tutorial Week: 10 - 22
One 1.0 hours tutorial per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

Lecture Week: 10 - 22
Two 1.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

Laboratory Class Week: 10 - 22
Six 6.0 hours laboratory class per study period on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
Assignments: 2 topic assignments throughout the semester (500 words/assignment)20
Exams: mid-semester and/or end of semester exams for lecture topics (equiv to two 1-hour exams)A hurdle requirement of 50% applies to the exam and laboratory assessment tasks50
Laboratory reports: 8 laboratory reports throughout the semester (150 words/report)30