Course level

Undergraduate

Faculty

Science

School

Chemistry & Molec Biosciences

Units

2

Duration

One Semester

Class contact

2 Lecture hours, 5 Practical or Laboratory hours

Recommended companion

Assessment methods

Assignments, Reports, Practical Skills, Exam

Course coordinator

Dr Lawrence Lo & Dr Philip Sharpe

Current course offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 1, 2018 St Lucia Internal Profile unavailable

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Course description

This course will consist of practical laboratory training, addressing the market place need for industry-ready chemists with relevant practical and communication skills. A laboratory intensive experience will include attendant exposure to quantitative & qualitative analytical skills & other core laboratory competencies. In lectorials, students will learn the theory underlying various laboratory techniques, including spectroscopy, separation science and electrochemistry, before applying these in the laboratory. Emphasis will be placed on the requirements of good scientific communication in terms of keeping a lab notebook and writing of laboratory reports. Students will be introduced to the ethical principles underlying the responsible practice of Chemistry.

Archived offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 1, 2017 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2016 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2015 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2014 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2013 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2012 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2011 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2010 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2009 St Lucia Internal Course Profile