General chemistry 181

Module code CHM 181
Qualification Undergraduate
Faculty Faculty of Natural and Agricultural Sciences
Module content

General physical-analytical chemistry: Physical behaviour of gases, liquids and solids, intermolecular forces, solutions, chemical equilibrium, acids and bases, buffers, precipitation. Organic chemistry: Structure (bonding) and functional groups, nomenclature, isomerism, introductory stereo-chemistry, introduction to chemical reactions and chemical properties of organic compounds.
Appropriate tutorial classes and practicals.

Module credits 16.00
Service modules Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology
Prerequisites No prerequisites.
Contact time 1 web-based period per week, 1 practical per week, 4 lectures per week, 1 discussion class per week
Language of tuition Separate classes for Afrikaans and English
Academic organisation Chemistry
Period of presentation Semester 2

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