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Unit of study_

Chemical Structure and Stability (Adv) - CHEM2912

Year - 2019

The syllabus for this unit is the same as that of CHEM2402 together with special Advanced material presented in the practical program. The lectures include the properties of inorganic compounds and complexes, statistical thermodynamics, the chemistry of carbonyls, nucleophilic organometallic reagents, and synthetic methods. For more details of the lecture syllabus, please read the entry for CHEM2402.

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%)


Assumed knowledge


(A mark of 65 or above in CHEM1111 or CHEM1101 or CHEM1911 or CHEM1901 or CHEM1991 or CHEM1903) and (a mark of 65 or above in CHEM1112 or CHEM1102 or CHEM1912 or CHEM1902 or CHEM1992 or CHEM1904)


CHEM2202 or CHEM2302 or CHEM2402 or CHEM2902 or CHEM2916


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: Intermediate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? No
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: A/Prof Siegbert Schmid
HECS Band: 2
Courses that offer this unit

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