[ 290GICHIGCV18 ] VL Introduction to General Chemistry

Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
3 ECTS B1 - Bachelor's programme 1. year Chemistry Christian Klampfl 2 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Original study plan Bachelor's programme Chemistry and Chemical Technology 2021W
Objectives Introduction to the fundamentals of General Chemistry and preparation for the corresponding lab courses.
  1. General Introduction and Fundamentals
  2. Atoms and Elements
  3. The Periodic Table
  4. The Chemical Bond
  5. Properties of Gases, Liquids and Solids
  6. Redox Reactions
  7. Chemical Equilibrium and Properties of Solutions
  8. Acids and Bases
  9. Introduction to Coordination Chemistry
  10. Complex/Coupled Equilibria
Criteria for evaluation Written examination.
Methods Lecture using powerpoint presentation. Slides used druing the lecture can be downloaded from the corresponding MOODLE course.
Language German or English
Study material Chemistry: The Central Science, 14e, ISBN 978-0-13-441423-2, by Theodore L. Brown, H. Eugene LeMay, Bruce E. Bursten, Catherine J. Murphy, Patrick M. Woodward, Matthew W. Stoltzfus,published by Pearson Education © 2018.
Changing subject? No
Corresponding lecture ( 290AACHEA1V17: VL Einführung I in die Allgemeine Chemie (1,5 ECTS) + TCBPAVOEAC2: VO Einführung II in die Allgemeine Chemie (1,3 ECTS) ) or
( 663AACHGC1V17: VL Introduction I to General Chemistry (1,5 ECTS) + BCBPGVOGEC2: VO Introduction II to General Chemistry (1,3 ECTS) )
On-site course
Maximum number of participants -
Assignment procedure Direct assignment