The course takes place in period

3 (2020-01-01 to 2020-03-22)

Level/category

Professional studies

Teaching language

English

Type of course

Compulsory

Cycle/level of course

First

Recommended year of study

1

Total number of ECTS

5 cr

Competency aims

The aim of the course is to give ability to apply chemical laws and theories in solving and understanding different problems found in science and engineering.

Learning outcomes

At the end of the course the student is expected to be able to understand the most important and relevant concepts used in chemistry-related fields and to apply the facts, concepts and models of chemistry appropriately in engineering.

Course contents

The lectures will cover the following topics: Molecules and compounds Chemical Reactions and Quantities Introduction to Solutions and Aqueous Reactions Intermolecular Forces Reaction kinetics Electrochemistry and Corrosion Introduction to organic chemistry The classroom calculation exercises and laboratory exercises will cover the same topics as the lectures.

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Laboratory safety for engineers or Introduction to University Studies (2017-18 or earlier)

Recommended or required reading

Lecture material provided in itslearning. Much of this course is based upon three textbooks Tro's "Chemistry: Structure and properties" (Pearson), Shackelford's "Introduction to materials science and engineering" (Pearson) and Callister's "Materials science and engineering" (Wiley).

Study activities

  • Lectures - 27 hours
  • Practical exercises - 6 hours
  • Project- and production work/artistic activities - 30 hours
  • Individual studies - 72 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

  • Exams (written-, oral-, home-)
  • Demonstrations and proficiency exams

Assessment requirements

50% online exam 30% lab exercises 20% group project

Teacher

Makkonen-Craig Stewart

Examiner

Makkonen-Craig Stewart

Home page of the course

https://www.itslearning.com/main.aspx?CourseID=1023

Group size

No limit (31 students enrolled)

Assignments valid until

Until further notice

Course enrolment period

2019-12-24 to 2020-01-20

Assessment methods

  • Date of examination will be announced later - Exams
  • Date will be announced later - Demonstrations and presentations
Room reservations
Date Time Room Title Description Organizer
2020-01-07 12:15 - 15:00 D4106 Engineering Chemistry Lectures Makkonen-Craig Stewart
2020-01-14 13:15 - 15:00 B328 Engineering Chemistry Lectures Makkonen-Craig Stewart
2020-01-21 13:15 - 15:00 B327 Engineering Chemistry Lectures Makkonen-Craig Stewart
2020-01-28 12:15 - 15:00 B327 Engineering Chemistry Lectures Makkonen-Craig Stewart
2020-02-04 12:15 - 15:00 B327 Engineering Chemistry Lectures Makkonen-Craig Stewart
2020-02-11 12:15 - 15:00 B327 Engineering Chemistry Lectures Makkonen-Craig Stewart
2020-02-20 12:15 - 15:00 D3100 Engineering Chemistry Lab exercises - register in itslearning Makkonen-Craig Stewart
2020-03-03 09:00 - 11:45 D3100 Engineering Chemistry Lab exercises - register in itslearning Makkonen-Craig Stewart
2020-03-03 12:15 - 15:00 B327 Engineering Chemistry Lectures Makkonen-Craig Stewart
2020-03-05 12:15 - 15:00 D3100 Engineering Chemistry Lab exercises - register in itslearning Makkonen-Craig Stewart
2020-03-10 12:15 - 15:00 B327 Engineering Chemistry Lectures Makkonen-Craig Stewart

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