Introduction to chemistry

Course Code :1001WETISC
Study domain:Chemistry
Academic year:2017-2018
Semester:2nd semester
Contact hours:60
Credits:6
Study load (hours):168
Contract restrictions: No contract restriction
Language of instruction:Dutch
Exam period:exam in the 2nd semester
Lecturer(s)Frank Blockhuys

3. Course contents *

The course deals with the fundamental aspects of chemistry insofar that they are relevant to or preparatory for the rest of the educational program. The topics are the composition of atoms, molecules and ions, aquaeous (electro)chemical reactions, ionic and covalent bonds, and the thermochemistry, kinetics and thermodynamics of reactions involving gases, liquids, solids and solutions (in particular acids and bases), organic chemistry, polymer chemistry and biochemistry.