CHEM1C_Syllabus_S06_Kahn - Course syllabus for Chemistry 1C...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–3. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Course syllabus for Chemistry 1C General Chemistry: Kalju Kahn Class meets: MWF 11 :00 – 11:50 A M Chem 1179 Spring 2006 Textbook: Steven S. Zumdahl, Chemical Principles, 5 th Ed., Houghton Mifflin Company, 2005 Instructor: Dr. Kalju Kahn , Office: PSB-N 1511, E-mail: Phone: 893-6157 Office Hours: M,R 12:00-1:00 PM or by appointment Course website: TENTATIVE LECTURE SCHEDULE Wee k Date Topics Chapter 1 April 3 – 7 Molecular structure: VSEPR Covalent bonding: hybridization and shapes of molecules Bonding in diatomic molecules, electron delocalization 13 14 2 April 10 – 14 Orbitals and electronic spectroscopy Intermolecular forces: dipole-dipole and London dispersion Liquids: properties and structure 14 16 3 April 17 – 21 Quiz 1 Molecular solids, ionic solids Atomic solids: Metals, alloys, superconductors Network atomic solids, ceramics, semiconductors 16 4 April 24 – 28 Exam 1 Change of state: vapor pressure, phase diagrams Introduction to solutions: composition, thermodynamics Exam 1 Fri. Apr. 28 17 5 May 1 –5 Properties of solutions: Henry’s Law, Raoult’s law Colligative properties, osmotic pressure Colloids, the Tyndall effect, ferrofluids 17 6 May 8 – 12 Transition metals: general properties and uses Chemistry of Ti, Cr, Mn, Fe, and Cu Coordination chemistry: ligands, isomerism, chirality 20 7 May 15 – 19 Quiz 2 Coordination chemistry: the crystal field model Bioinorganic chemistry: heme The nucleus: radioactive decay, isotopes, dating 20 8 May 22 – 26 Exam 2 Organic molecules: alkanes, isomerism, conformations Organic molecules: alkenes, alkynes, aromatic compounds Exam 2 Fri. May 26 22 9 May 29 May 31 June 2 Holiday May 29 Organic molecules: oxygen-containing functionalities Synthetic and natural polymers 22 10 June 5 – 9 Biochemical molecules Representative elements: N, O, S, P, the noble gases 22 18-19 Chem. 1C FINAL EXAM : Thursday June 15 12 noon – 3 PM Chem. 1179
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Expectations of Students in Chem 1C: (Dr. Kahn, Spring 2006) 1) Attendance and taking good lecture notes is expected. Supplementing the lecture notes with study notes based on the textbook is a good way to improve your chances to be successful in this course. You should dedicate at least one hour reviewing/supplementing the lecture notes for each lecture session. 2)
Background image of page 2
Image of page 3
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

This note was uploaded on 03/06/2010 for the course CHEM 1C taught by Professor Hooker during the Spring '06 term at UCSB.

Page1 / 4

CHEM1C_Syllabus_S06_Kahn - Course syllabus for Chemistry 1C...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 3. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online