Level/category

Extension studies

Teaching language

English

Type of course

Optional

Cycle/level of course

First

Recommended year of study

2

Total number of ECTS

5 cr

Competency aims

The aim of the course is to teach the fundamental principles and methods of experimental organic chemistry for the student to learn some skills of how to work in a chemistry laboratory.

Learning outcomes

At the end of the course the student is expected to be able to perform fundamental organic chemistry laboratory work in an effecive and safe manner.

Course contents

Laboratory safety, chemistry lab equipment and methods, synthesis reactions, qualitative analysis and functional group interconvertions

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Laboratory safety for engineers or Introduction to University Studies (2017-18 or earlier) Project of study in Organic chemistry 1 (2018- 19) or Organic chemistry study project (2017- 18)

Recommended or required reading

This course has been postponed until period 4

Study activities

  • Practical exercises - 40 hours
  • Individual studies - 95 hours

Workload

  • Total workload of the course: 135 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 135 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 0 hours

Mode of Delivery

Participation in tuition

Assessment methods

Essays, reports, productions and portfolio

Assessment requirements

Laboratory reports

Teacher

  • Andersson Mirja
  • Makkonen-Craig Stewart

Examiner

Andersson Mirja

Home page of the course

https://arcada.itslearning.com/

Group size

No limit

Assignments valid until

Until further notice

The timetable of the course

This course has been postponed until period 4

Assessment methods

Date will be announced later - Reports and productions

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