2018 Summer School Subject List

Chensitry 1A (CHEM1111) - Opens 03 Oct 2017

Faculty: Science
Department: Chemistry
Level: Undergraduate
Credit Points: 6

Instructors:
(1) Dr Adrian George - adrian.george@sydney.edu.au

Contacts:
(1) Dr Adrian George - adrian.george@sydney.edu.au

Start Date: 09 Jan 2018 
End Date: 15 Feb 2018 
Capacity: 120 
Status: Places available 
Applications Open: 03 Oct 2017 
Applications Close: 08 Dec 2017 
Census date: 02 Feb 2018 
On-time withdrawals close: 02 Feb 2018 
Available to audit: Yes
Open to HSC graduates?: Yes

Prerequisites:

  1. Assumed Knowledge: - 

    HSC Chemistry

  2. Prohibitions - 

    CHEM1001, CHEM1901, CHEM1903, CHEM1612, CHEM1101

Description

This unit of study offers students an integrated approach to the composition of matter, the shapes of molecules, and the physical and chemical processes that occur in chemistry. The emphasis is on the molecular basis of materials and transformations relevant to everyday experience. The concepts covered in lectures will be illustrated by work conducted in the laboratories. The laboratory classes also teach some standard research techniques and experimental methodology.

Assessment

3 x multiple choice quizzes during tutorials, laboratory experiments and assessment, 1 x 1.5 hr mid-session exam, 1 x 3 hr final exam

Timetable

Start Date: 09 Jan 2018     End Date: 15 Feb 2018

Lectures

Tues 09:00 - 12:00

Thurs 09:00 - 12:00

Tutorials

Tues 12:00 - 13:00

Thurs 12:00 - 13:00

Labs

Tues 14:00 - 17:00

Thurs 14:00 - 17:00

Exams

Mid-Session Exam

Tues 30th Jan, 11:00 start (1.5hr exam & 10mins reading time)

Final Exam

Thurs 22nd Feb, 09:20 start (3hr exam & 10mins reading time)

Texts

Blackman, Bottle, Schmid, Mocerino and Wille, Chemistry, 3rd Edition, 2015 (John Wiley) ISBN: 978-0-7303-1105-8 (paperback) and 978-0-7303-2492-8 (e-text)