Inorganic chemistry 285

Module code CMY 285
Qualification Undergraduate
Faculty Faculty of Natural and Agricultural Sciences
Module content

Theory: Atomic structure, structure of solids (ionic model). Coordination chemistry of transition metals: Oxidation states of transition metals, ligands, stereochemistry, crystal field theory, consequences of d-orbital splitting, chemistry of the main group elements, electrochemical properties of transition metals in aqueous solution, industrial applications of transition metals. Introduction to IR spectroscopy.

Module credits 12.00
Service modules Faculty of Education
Prerequisites CMY 117 and CMY 127
Contact time 2 practicals per week, 1 tutorial per week, 4 lectures per week
Language of tuition English
Academic organisation Chemistry
Period of presentation Quarter 4

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