Chemical Structure and Stability (CHEM2402)
UNIT OF STUDY
This is the second core unit of study for students considering majoring in chemistry, and for students seeking a good general background in chemistry. The unit continues the consideration of molecular structure and chemical reactivity. Topics include the structure and bonding of inorganic compounds, the properties of metal complexes, materials chemistry and nanotechnology, thermodynamics and kinetics.
Further unit of study information
Three 1-hour lectures per week, seven 1-hour tutorials per semester, eight 4-hour practicals per semester.
One 3-hour examination, quizzes, lab reports (100%)
Faculty/department permission required?
Unit of study rules
Prerequisites and assumed knowledge
(CHEM1101 or CHEM1901 or CHEM1903) and (CHEM1102 or CHEM1902 or CHEM1904), 6 credit points of Junior of Mathematics
CHEM2202, CHEM2916, CHEM2912, CHEM2302, CHEM2902
Study this unit outside a degree
If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.
If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.