CED101 - Chemistry I
150 minutes / week
About the course
Course description and learning objectives
Student completing this course will be able to:
• Associate Chemistry and its measurement.
• Distinguish atoms, molecules and ions.
• Define chemical formulas and equations.
• Distinguish acids and bases.
• Explain various chemical reactions.
• Descibe basic analytical instruments, such as spectrophotometry and chromatography
1. Chemistry and measurement
2. Atoms, molecules, ions
3. Calculations with chemical formulas and equations
4. Acids and Bases
5. Chemical equilibrium and reactions (exchange reactions: precipitation and net ionic equation, oxidation-reduction reactions, redox reactions, aqueous solution titrations)
6. Instruments: introduces basic analytical instrument such as spectrophotometry and chromatography, etc.
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2. Laird, B. B., Chang, R., 2009. “University Chemistry”, New York, McGraw-Hill.
3. Hill, J. W., Petrucci, R. H., 2002. “General Chemistry”, New Jersey, Prentice Hall.
4. Silberberg, M. S., 2006. “Chemistry. The Molecular Nature of Matter and Change”, New York, McGraw Hill.
5. Christian, G. D., 2004. “Analytical Chemistry”, 6th ed., USA, John Wiley & Sons, Inc.