Course: Inorganic chemistry

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Course title Inorganic chemistry
Course code KCH/ACH
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Lesson
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 5
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory, Compulsory-optional
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements Course does not contain work placement
Recommended optional programme components None
Course availability The course is available to visiting students
Lecturer(s)
  • Slavík Martin, Mgr. Ph.D.
  • Nikendey Holubová Barbora, Ing. Mgr. Ph.D.
  • Exnar Petr, doc. Ing. CSc.
Course content
Electron distribution in the atoms. Group trends, diagonal relationships in the periodic table. Chemistry of hydrogen. Noble gases. Representative elements of the s, p block - occurrence, preparation, use, physical and chemical properties, most important compounds. Chemistry of transition elements. Stabilisation of oxidation states by complex formation. Representative elements of d, f block and their chemical properties.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monological explanation (lecture, presentation,briefing), Dialogue metods(conversation,discussion,brainstorming), Self-study (text study, reading, problematic tasks, practical tasks, experiments, research, written assignments), Written assignment presentation and defence
  • Class attendance - 56 hours per semester
  • Home preparation for classes - 30 hours per semester
  • Preparation for exam - 65 hours per semester
Learning outcomes
Master: Electron distribution in the atoms. Group trends, diagonal relationships in the periodic table. Chemistry of hydrogen. Noble gases. Representative elements of the s, p block - occurrence, preparation, use, physical and chemical properties, most important compounds. Chemistry of transition elements. Stabilisation of oxidationstates by complex formation. Representative elements of d, f block and their chemical properties.
Mastering of basic chemical calculations, chemical drawing and visualization program, working with literature and other information resources.
Prerequisites
knowledge of high school chemistry

Assessment methods and criteria
Combined examination

paper exam - chemical calculations; seminar work
Recommended literature
  • Brown G.I. Úvod do studia anorganické chemie. Praha, SNTL, 1982.
  • Greenwood N.N., Earnshaw A. Chemie prvků I. a II.. Praha, Informatorium, 1993.
  • Handlíř K. a kol. Výpočty a cvičení z obecné a anorganické chemie. Pardubice, VŠCHT, 1993.
  • Olmsted J. III., Williams G.M. Chemistry - the Molecular Science. Mosby, St. Louis, USA, 1994.
  • Šrámek V., Kosina L. Obecná a anorganická chemie. Olomouc, FIN, 1996.
  • Šrámek Václav. Obecná a anorganická chemie. Nakladatelství Olomouc, Olomouc, 2000. ISBN 978-80-7182-099-7.


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