400101 General Inorganic Chemistry

Course offering details

Instructors: Prof. Dr. Ulrich Kortz

Type: Lecture

Org-unit:

Course Name Abbreviation: InorganicChem

Hours per week: 3

Credits: 5.00

Min. | Max. participants: - | -

Partial Grades:
Final Exam (50%)
Midterm Exam 1 (25%)
Midterm Exam 2 (25%)

Official Course Description:
An introduction to chemistry that comprises the following parts:
Introduction and definitions - history, elements, compounds, units,
Chemical reactions - Chemical equations, energy, reaction rates, equilibrium, acids and bases, thermodynamics
Atoms and Atomic structure - Spectroscopy, the hydrogen atom, many electron atoms, the periodic properties of the elements
The chemical bond - Ionic bonds, lattice enthalpy, covalent bonds, hydrogen bonds, the shape of molecules (VSEPR) The elements and their properties
A walk through the periodic table - characteristic properties, natural abundance and chemistry of main group elements and transition metals.

Additional Information:
All participants are strongly encouraged to fill in the teaching evaluation.

Literature
Primary Text
  • Chemistry: Molecules, Matter, and Change
Required Reading (To view a list click a category.)
Recommended Reading (To view a list click a category.)
Appointments
Date From To Room Instructors
1 Wed, 1. Sep. 2010 14:15 15:30 Lecture Hall Research III Prof. Dr. Ulrich Kortz
2 Mon, 6. Sep. 2010 11:15 12:30 Lecture Hall Research III Prof. Dr. Ulrich Kortz
3 Wed, 8. Sep. 2010 14:15 15:30 Lecture Hall Research III Prof. Dr. Ulrich Kortz
4 Mon, 13. Sep. 2010 11:15 12:30 Lecture Hall Research III Prof. Dr. Ulrich Kortz
5 Wed, 15. Sep. 2010 14:15 15:30 Lecture Hall Research III Prof. Dr. Ulrich Kortz
6 Mon, 20. Sep. 2010 11:15 12:30 Lecture Hall Research III Prof. Dr. Ulrich Kortz
7 Wed, 22. Sep. 2010 14:15 15:30 Lecture Hall Research III Prof. Dr. Ulrich Kortz
8 Mon, 27. Sep. 2010 11:15 12:30 Lecture Hall Research III Prof. Dr. Ulrich Kortz
9 Wed, 29. Sep. 2010 14:15 15:30 Lecture Hall Research III Prof. Dr. Ulrich Kortz
10 Mon, 4. Oct. 2010 11:15 12:30 Lecture Hall Research III Prof. Dr. Ulrich Kortz
11 Wed, 6. Oct. 2010 14:15 15:30 Lecture Hall Research III Prof. Dr. Ulrich Kortz
12 Mon, 11. Oct. 2010 11:15 12:30 Lecture Hall Research III Prof. Dr. Ulrich Kortz
13 Wed, 13. Oct. 2010 14:15 15:30 Lecture Hall Research III Prof. Dr. Ulrich Kortz
14 Wed, 20. Oct. 2010 14:15 15:30 Lecture Hall Research IIIEast Wing Prof. Dr. Ulrich Kortz
15 Mon, 25. Oct. 2010 11:15 12:30 Lecture Hall Research III Prof. Dr. Ulrich Kortz
16 Wed, 27. Oct. 2010 14:15 15:30 Lecture Hall Research III Prof. Dr. Ulrich Kortz
17 Mon, 1. Nov. 2010 11:15 12:30 Lecture Hall Research III Prof. Dr. Ulrich Kortz
18 Wed, 3. Nov. 2010 14:15 15:30 Lecture Hall Research III Prof. Dr. Ulrich Kortz
19 Mon, 8. Nov. 2010 11:15 12:30 Lecture Hall Research III Prof. Dr. Ulrich Kortz
20 Wed, 10. Nov. 2010 14:15 15:30 Lecture Hall Research III Prof. Dr. Ulrich Kortz
21 Mon, 15. Nov. 2010 11:15 12:30 Lecture Hall Research III Prof. Dr. Ulrich Kortz
22 Mon, 22. Nov. 2010 11:15 12:30 Lecture Hall Research III Prof. Dr. Ulrich Kortz
23 Wed, 24. Nov. 2010 14:15 15:30 Lecture Hall Research III Prof. Dr. Ulrich Kortz
24 Mon, 29. Nov. 2010 11:15 12:30 Lecture Hall Research III Prof. Dr. Ulrich Kortz
25 Mon, 29. Nov. 2010 17:00 18:00 Lecture Hall Research III Prof. Dr. Ulrich Kortz
26 Tue, 30. Nov. 2010 13:00 14:00 Lecture Hall Research III Prof. Dr. Ulrich Kortz
27 Wed, 1. Dec. 2010 14:15 15:30 Conrad Naber Lecture Hall Prof. Dr. Ulrich Kortz
28 Mon, 6. Dec. 2010 11:15 12:30 Lecture Hall Research III Prof. Dr. Ulrich Kortz
Course specific exams
Description Date Instructors Mandatory
1. Final Exam Fri, 17. Dec. 2010 09:00-11:00 Prof. Dr. Ulrich Kortz No
2. Final Exam Time tbd No
1. Midterm Exam 1 Time tbd No
1. Midterm Exam 2 Time tbd No
Contained in course catalogues
Course catalogue
Course Catalogue > School of Engineering and Science > Undergraduate Programs > Chemistry
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Instructors
Prof. Dr. Ulrich Kortz