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CH3104 - Advanced Chemistry Project

Credit points: 3
Year: 2014
Student Contribution Band: Band 2
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Offered in SP2

This subject comprises a 100 hour laboratory research project conducted in a structured manner in one of the research laboratories of the chemistry staff, and provides students with the opportunity to further improve and expand their practical skills. Students will acquire further skills required by the professional or research chemist - including accessing and utilising the chemical literature, safety in the laboratory (including completing risk assessments). Students are required to give a seminar presentation and write a scientific report on their work .

Learning Outcomes

  • To provide students with enhanced practical skills;
  • To further develop generic skills required by the professional research chemist.
Prerequisites: CH2101 AND CH2102 AND CH2103 AND CH3101


Townsville, Internal, Study Period 2
Census Date 28-Aug-2014
Coordinator: Professor Peter Junk
Lecturers: Dr Murray Davies, Assoc. Professor Michael Oelgemoeller, Dr Rosalie Hocking, Dr George Vamvounis, Assoc. Professor Bruce Bowden, Professor Peter Junk.
Workload expectations:
  • 100 hours practicals
Assessment: presentations (20%); assignments (40%); research performance in the laboratory (40%).

Note: Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process, and in case of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest official information.