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Area/Catalogue
CHEM 1006

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
No

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Course ID
010907

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s
First Semester
(Study Period 2)

Course aim

To introduce students to the basic concepts of physical, and general chemistry. To provide students with a wide experience in practical work related to the theory course.

Course content

Stoichiometric calculations; quantities of reactants and products; classes of chemical reactions Thermochemistry. Atomic structure and periodicity, chemical bonding and molecular structure. Intermolecular forces, properties of solid, liquid and gaseous states; properties of solutions. Reaction kinetics, and equilibria. Introductory acid-base theory; colligative properties; thermodynamics and the directionality of reactions.  Transition Elements.

Textbook(s)

Brown & Lemay 2013, Chemistry: The Central Science + Mastering Chemistry with etext, 3rd edition

Prerequisite(s)

Nil

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, CITY EAST
Lecture 3 hours x 13 weeks
Tutorial 1 hour x 12 weeks
Practical 4 hours x 5 weeks
INTERNAL, WHYALLA
Lecture 2 hours x 13 weeks
Practical 8 hours x 2 days
Tutorial 2 hours x 13 weeks

Note: These components may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.


Assessment

Task Length Weighting Duration
INTERNAL, CITY EAST
Test 1 hour 10% -
Test 1 hour 10% -
Practical Continuing 20% -
Examination 3 hours 60% -
INTERNAL, WHYALLA
Test 1 hour 10% -
Test 1 hour 10% -
Practical Continuing 20% -
Examination 3 hours 60% -

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.1250
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 2)
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
International students and students undertaking this course as part of a postgraduate fee paying program must refer to the relevant program home page to determine the cost for undertaking this course.

Non-award enrolment
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* Equivalent Full Time Study Load. Please note all EFTSL values are published and calculated at ten decimal places. Values are displayed to three decimal places for ease of interpretation

Course Coordinators

School of Pharmacy and Medical Sciences

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