Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2012.
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This subject is not offered in 2012.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 3 x one hour lectures per week for 4 weeks (semester 1, weeks 1-4); 1 x one hour tutorial per week for 4 weeks (semester 1, weeks 2-5); 2 x three hour practical classes per week for 8 weeks (semester 2, weeks 1-4 and semester 2, weeks 9-12). Total 64 hours. |
Total Time Commitment: Estimated total time commitment of 120 hours
plus one of
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:|| Students may not enrol in this subject and either CHEM20018 Reactions and Synthesis or CHEM20019 Practical Chemistry. |
Students who have completed either of the following may not gain credit for this subject
|Core Participation Requirements:||For the purposes of considering applications for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005) and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, this subject requires all students to actively and safely participate in laboratory activities. Students who feel their disability may impact upon their participation are encouraged to discuss this with the Subject Coordinator and the Disability Liaison Unit. Hhttp://www.services.unimelb.edu.au/disability/|
The subject includes lecture and practical components. The lectures provide coverage of the synthesis and some reactions of simple polyfunctional organic molecules and the practical component will include the synthesis of different classes of organic and inorganic compounds, characterization of chemical compounds using modern analytical techniques; analysis of samples with single and multiple components; determination of the kinetic and thermodynamic properties of molecules; measurement and interpretation of the spectroscopic and magnetic properties of inorganic and organic compounds.
This subject, together with prior completion of subjects in Physical Chemistry (610-210 Light, Matter & Chemical Change A or 610-211 Light, Matter & Chemical Change B) and Inorganic Chemistry (610-240 Inorganic and Bio-inorganic Chemistry A or 610-241 Inorganic and Bio-inorganic Chemistry B) will provide the prerequisites for entry into the core third year level lecture and laboratory subjects in Chemistry and thereby provide a path to a Chemistry major.
Upon completion of this subject students should;
Two to three short tests of approximately 1 hour duration conducted online using the learning management system (LMS) for a total of 10%, Ongoing assessment of practical work (of technical competence, reporting and interpretative skills) in the form of approximately 8 short reports (three to four pages) and 3 long reports (five to six pages) due during the semester (60%) and a two-hour end of semester exam (30%)
J. McMurry, Organic Chemistry, 8th Ed, Thomson Brooks/Cole, 2012.
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
This subject will provide students with opportunities to develop the following generic skills:
|Notes:||This subject is available for science credit to students enrolled in the BSc (pre-2008 degree), BASc or a combined BSc course. |
A laboratory coat and safety glasses are required for laboratory activities.Subject materials will be disseminated via the learning management system (LMS). Students will be expected to be able to access the LMS for tests conducted through the semester.
Science credit subjects* for pre-2008 BSc, BASc and combined degree science courses |
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