Credit points: 15
This subject aims to expand student knowledge in the areas of laboratory safety, stoichiometry, atomic and molecular structure, chemical equilibrium, chemical thermodynamics and kinetics and some fundamentals of organic chemistry. Topics include: Chemical hazards and the safe handling of chemicals including acids and bases, Stoichiometric relationships and concentrations, Introduction to atomic and molecular structure, Introduction to organic and functional group chemistry, Chemical equilibrium for gas and solution phase reactions, Acids and base reactions, Chemical thermodynamics and Chemical Kinetics.
Subject Co-ordinatorMichael Angove
Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes
Subject year levelYear Level 1 - UG
Available as ElectiveNo
Quota Management StrategyN/A
Quota-conditions or rulesN/A
Minimum credit point requirementN/A
Chemistry: Human Activity, Chemical Reactivity
AuthorMahaffy, Bucat, Tasker, Kotz, Treichel, Weaver, McMurry
FSTE First Year Survival Guide
AuthorFaculty of Science, Technology and Engineering
PublisherLA TROBE UNIVERSITY
Self sourced or Uni sourcedN/A
Entire subject or partial subjectN/A
Total hours/days requiredN/A
Location of WBL activity (region)N/A
WBL addtional requirementsN/A
Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes
Intended Learning Outcomes
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Bendigo, 2021, Semester 1, Day
Maximum enrolment sizeN/A
Subject Instance Co-ordinatorMichael Angove
LectureWeek: 10 - 22
Three 1.00 h lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
PracticalWeek: 10 - 22
Six 3.00 h practical per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
SeminarWeek: 10 - 12
One 1.00 h seminar per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 12 and delivered via face-to-face.
TutorialWeek: 10 - 22
One 1.00 h tutorial per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
|2-hour examination||N/A||N/A||No||50||SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5, SILO6|
|Two tests 20 minute tests (500- word equivalents in total)||N/A||N/A||No||20||SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5|
|Practical work (5 practical reports, total 1500-word equivalent)||N/A||N/A||No||30||SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5, SILO6, SILO7, SILO8|