|Student Contribution Band:||Band 4|
|Administered by:||School of Pharmacy & Molecular Sciences|
Inorganic Chemistry. Chemical periodicity: chemistry of representative elements from Groups 1A-4A: ionic and covalent molecular compounds. Organometallic and coordination chemistry of the transition elements: spectra, structure and reactivity of metal complexes. Crystal field theory. Organic Chemistry. Purification, characterisation and structural determination of organic compounds using chromatography, spectroscopy (IR, NMR, UV-Vis) and microanalysis. Mechanisms and applications of major reaction types: radical substitution, nucleophilic substitution, electrophilic addition, nucleophilic addition, electrophilic aromatic substitution. Conjugation, resonance and aromaticity. Valence bond theory. Polymers. Physical Chemistry. Phase equilibria. Real gases. Boltzman distribution. Redox and metathesis reactions. Atomic structure. Molecular orbital theory. Band structure theory and Semiconductors. New materials (alloys, ceramics). Colloids: preparation and general properties. Metallurgy, redox and metathesis reactions.
|Prerequisites:||CH1001 OR CH1011 AND ALLOW CONCURRENT FOR CH1011 AND CH1001|
|Cairns, Study Period 10, Limited|
|Census Date 13-Dec-2012|
|Face to face teaching 19-Nov-2012 to 20-Dec-2012 (12 tutorials throughout SP10 in block mode, plus 27 hours practicals in block mode)|
|Coordinator:||Dr Mark Payne|
|Lecturers:||Dr Mark Payne, Assoc. Professor Michael Liddell.|
|Assessment:||other exams (55% - 75%); quizzes or tests (10% - 15%); marks for practical exercises (15% - 25%).|
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