Molecular Reactivity and Spectroscopy SSP (CHEM2915)


The lectures for this unit comprise the lectures for CHEM2401 and the Advanced practical program together with additional SSP seminars. Two streams of SSP seminars are offered: Series One comprises three seminar series on state of the art topics in chemistry (in 2011, these included Advanced Kinetics, Quantum Theory and Organofluorine Chemistry). Series Two is devoted to Advanced Theoretical Chemistry.

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Further unit of study information


Three 1-hour lectures per week, twelve 1-hour SSP seminars per semester, eight 4-hour practicals per semester.


One 3-hour examination, quizzes, assignments, lab reports (100%)

Faculty/department permission required?


Unit of study rules

Prerequisites and assumed knowledge

Distinction average in (CHEM1101 or CHEM1901 or CHEM1903), Distinction average in (CHEM1102 or CHEM1902 or CHEM1904), By invitation. High WAM and 6 credit points of Junior Mathematics.


CHEM2312, CHEM2901, CHEM2101, CHEM2301, CHEM2502, CHEM2001, CHEM2903, CHEM2311, CHEM2401, CHEM2911

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