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CHEM 1311 - Chemistry IB(S)

Career: Undergraduate
Units: 3
Term: 3848
Session: Late Add Session
Campus: North Terrace
Contact: Up to 60 hours for the duration of the course
Available for Study Abroad and Exchange: Yes
Available for Non-Award Study: No
Pre-Requisite: Only available to students who have previously attempted but failed CHEM 1200 or CHEM 1521 in the preceding academic year and have attended and completed all practicals.
Assumed Knowledge: SACE Stage 2 Chemistry or equivalent
Incompatible: CHEM 1200, CHEM 1201, CHEM 1520, CHEM 1521, CHEM 1312
Assessment: Exam, online assessment, workshop preparation

This course will cover aspects of acid/base equilibria, kinetics and electrochemical processes, the importance of molecular shape and how chemists determine the structure of compounds using spectroscopic techniques including ultraviolet, infrared and nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy. Synthetic and Bio-organic Chemistry. Topics will include - an introduction to chemical synthesis with particular reference to addition and substitution reactions, Strategies for synthesis and properties of biologically significant molecules.

Course Fees

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  Commonwealth Supported Student Contribution
Tuition Fees
Units EFTSL Pre-2010 2010 Onwards Domestic International
3 0.125 Band 2 $1,169 Band 2 $1,169 select program select program

Course Outline

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Critical Dates

Term Last Day to Add Online Census Date Last Day to WNF Last Day to WF
3848 Thu 20/12/2018 Fri 04/01/2019 Tue 22/01/2019 Sat 16/02/2019

Class Details

Enrolment Class: Workshop
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
46161 WR01 20 14 18 Dec - 21 Dec Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday 10am - 1pm Lower Napier, LG24, Teaching Room
Note: IMPORTANT: In addition to the timetable on this page this course is continued in January and February 2019. Students are also required to enrol in the second part of this course (CHEM 1311 Chemistry IB(S) B), which will open for enrolment in Dec 2018. Timetable details can be found here:
Related Class: Lecture
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
46160 LE01 20 14 17 Dec - 17 Dec Monday 11am - 12pm Badger, LG17, Teaching Room