[ 320CHGRUC3V18 ] VL Overview of Chemistry III

Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
2 ECTS B1 - Bachelor's programme 1. year Chemistry Oliver Brüggemann 2 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Original study plan Bachelor's programme Fundamentals of Natural Sciences for Technology 2018W
Objectives Short introductions to organic chemistry, catalysis and polymer chemistry
  • Organic Chemistry:
    • bonds in organic chemistry
    • types of reactions
    • functional groups
    • chirality
  • Catalysis:
    • General basis of catalysis
    • Examples of homogeneous/heterogeneous catalysis and biocatalysis
  • Polymer chemistry:
    • types of polymers
    • types of polymerization reactions
    • basic polymer characterization
Criteria for evaluation Written examination
Methods Lectures
Language German
Study material
  1. Lecture Handouts
  2. Literature:

a) Organic Chemistry, Jonathan Clayden
b) Organic Chemistry, Paula Y. Bruice
c) Catalysis – Concepts and Green Applications, Gadi Rothenberg
d) Polymere: Synthese, Eigenschaften und Anwendungen, Sebastian Koltzenburg.

Changing subject? No
On-site course
Maximum number of participants -
Assignment procedure Direct assignment