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.
Three 1-hour lectures per week, seven 1-hour tutorials per semester, eight 4-hour practicals per semester
Quizzes, lab reports and final examination (100%)
This is a required chemistry unit of study for students intending to major in chemistry.
(CHEM1XX1 or CHEM1903) and (CHEM1XX2 or CHEM1904)Prohibitions
CHEM2202 or CHEM2302 or CHEM2902 or CHEM2912 or CHEM2916