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Chemistry B (Pharmacy) - CHEM1612

Chemistry provides the basis for understanding molecular structures and processes, essential knowledge for many later year Pharmacy units of study. Lecture topics include redox reactions, electrochemistry, introduction to colloids and surface chemistry, the biological periodic table, radiochemistry, chemical energetics, equilibrium theory, solution theory. Practical work is designed to enhance confidence and develop skills in the handling and manipulation of chemicals and in the observation and processing of experimental results.

Classes
Three 1 hour lectures and one 1 hour tutorial per week; one 3 hour practical per week for 9 weeks.

Assessment
Theory examination (70%), laboratory work (15%) and continuous assessment quizzes (15%).

Textbooks
A booklist is available from the First Year Chemistry website. http://sydney.edu.au/science/chemistry/firstyear

Assumed knowledge
CHEM1611

Details

Faculty: Science

Semester 2

05 Aug 2019

Department/School: Chemistry Academic Operations
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Aug 2019
Unit of study level: Junior
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Camperdown
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: Dr Toby Hudson
HECS Band: 2
Courses that offer this unit

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