[ 320CHGR18 ] Subject Basics of chemistry

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40 ECTS Accumulative subject examination B1 - Bachelor's programme 1. year Chemistry Oliver Brüggemann Johannes Kepler University Linz
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Original study plan Bachelor's programme Fundamentals of Natural Sciences for Technology 2018W
Objectives To convey basic chemical concepts with relevance for natural sciences and technology
Subject General and Inorganic Chemistry
Basic principles of chemistry; stoichiometry and chemical calculations; important models and concepts in chemistry; atomic structure; electron configurations; periodic table of the elements; nature of the chemical bond; structure and properties of molecules and compounds; chemical reactions and equilibria; acid-base and redox processes; coordination chemistry; selected aspects of materials science.

Analytical Chemistry
Fundamentals of analytical chemistry; qualitative inorganic analysis; quantitative wet-chemical analysis by titration procedures.

Organic Chemistry
Fundamentals of organic chemistry; principles of organic-chemical structures; functional groups; elementary reaction types an their mechanisms.

Physical Chemistry
Fundamentals of electrochemistry, properties of (diluted) electrolyte solutions, Debye-Hückel theory, electromotive force of electrochemical cells, electrode double layer, reference electrodes.

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